Tag: wagon

2020 Subaru Outback: The perfect intersection of SUV and car

2020 Subaru Outback: The perfect intersection of SUV and car
The all-new 2020 Subaru Outback is — and always has been — based on the Legacy platform. Even so, I find it odd the Outback is technically classified as a wagon. It has standard all-wheel drive, a higher ride height and excellent cargo capacity.  Plus, it just looks more like a sport utility vehicle than... Read more »

Sneak Peek: 2013 Audi Allroad

The Audi Exchange up in Highland Park managed to get their hands on a couple 2013 Audi Allroads for 2 days. And they kindly offered me the chance to swing by and check it out. Which, of course, I did. This all-new model, though it may look like an A4 wagon, won’t have any A4... Read more »

5 cars Chicago should watch

2012 Chevrolet Sonic The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) is currently underway in Detroit, and while the news coming out of this year’s auto spectacle was a bit light, there are 5 cars Chicago should care about: the 2012 Buick Verano, the 2012 Chevrolet Sonic, the 2012 Hyundai Veloster, the Honda Civic Concept and... Read more »

Photo Gallery: Lexus CT 200h

2011 Lexus CT 200h Lexus is launching an all-new dedicated hybrid for 2011: the CT 200h. This hatch-backy, wagony vehicle is a new format for the luxury automaker as they try to nab a younger crowd. Pricing hasn’t yet been announced, but it’s set to be the entry-level vehicle for the brand, below the IS... Read more »

Mercedes E-Class Wagon has sports car moxy

While a wagon wouldn’t probably be my first choice of vehicles, I do have to admit that the all-wheel drive Mercedes-Benz E-Class Wagon is making me reconsider. Of course, I’d have to beg, borrow or steal $56K first. The exterior design is long, lean and edgy, and the front grille is downright angry. As one... Read more »

He said, she said: Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon

2010 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon I caught up with Kirk Bell this week of On the Road, and as invariably happens when two auto writers get together, we talked about what we’d driven recently, looking for a common denominator. We found it in the Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon. When I asked him how he liked... Read more »