Archive for July 2012

2012 Buick Regal GS - Making Amends with Power Density

As is "de rigeur" for the "creme de le creme" of Buicks, the Regal GS gets hood portholes just aft of the A-pillars. We can live with this "Buick Bling" far more than with the fender located pieces of the past.
In a recent review of the 2012 Buick Regal Turbo we, here at “Drive…He Said,” praised General Motors’ Teutonic (if Canadian assembled) effort at a premium mid sized executive sedan. We gushed over the exterior and the overall high quality of build. We were smitten by a driving enthusiast’s oriented interior, and an electronically adjustable... Read more »

2012 Hyundai Genesis 3.8 Sedan - Badge Snobs need not apply...though they may want to

The badge snobs in us here at "Drive...He Said' searched far and wide on the grille and hood for an ornament, an emblem or something that would announce the arrival of the latest guest to the mid-size luxury sedan party.
What’s in a “Badge”, ask ye of little faith? When it comes to luxury cars, we here at “Drive…He Said” surmise ” A lot.” The hood / grille of every Mercedes flaunts the “Three-Pointed Star“, BMW, the “Blue and White Propeller”; Audi, the “Four Inter-Connecting Rings“, Jaguar a “Leaping or Frowning Cat“, Cadillacs their French... Read more »

2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE 4Motion - Neither Wind nor Nomad

The 2012 refresh of the Volkswagen Tiguan cross-over ute, has traded some of its former "cute" for some "aggressiveness."
Get a load of Volkswagen: True Maker of the “People’s Car.” Of all the crazy things, they let the people name their entry into the compact crossover utility segment. Apparently the German Volk aren’t as fond of Saharan winds and tribes or German forests for car model names, as they are of jungle cats and... Read more »
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