Sometimes it’s fun to be driven: The 200-mph Bentley Flying Spur

All right, all right, so it’s not always me behind the wheel. Sometimes, I like to be driven. When I do, however, I prefer it to be in the backseat of one of the most luxurious (and fast!) sedans out there. Meet me in the backseat of the 200-mph Bentley Flying Spur….

The New Jeep Cherokee: Great drive, eh looks

When Jeep first announced their new Jeep Cherokee at the 2013 New York Auto Show, the reception its design received was….well….to put it lightly…a bit mixed. Jeep purists complained about the bent grill and the “squinting” headlights and Chryslers seeming disregard for the old-school boxy looks that personified the compact SUVs of the 90s. While…

Driving the Affordable Mercedes-Benz

For the first time ever, Mercedes-Benz has introduced a 4-cylinder, front-wheel drive sedan starting at around $30,000. I got a chance to get behind the wheel with my counterpart, Peter Valdes-Dapena on a recent trip to Washington, D.C., and try both the entry level CLA 250 and the faster, more powerful (and in my opinion…

Inside a $13 millon Miami Castle, surrounded by a moat

On a recent trip to Miami I stumbled across this listing for a $13m dollar home outside of Miami. Set on 14 acres, in Redlands it is completely surrounded by a man-made moat. I sat down with Judy Zeder of EWM Realty to learn more about the home. Check out the final piece here, or…

Driving the Hot Wheels Camaro – A Childhood Dream Come True

As a little girl I was a bit of a tomboy; playing in the dirt, collecting bugs, turning Barbies into race car drivers–you know, typical “girl things”…. or, perhaps not. My favorite toy of all time was a 1982 Fisher Price Tow Truck called a “Power Tow,” (if you don’t know what it is, here’s…