Once again, it has the power to surprise.

2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 S Wagon

“…10 years have passed since a Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG wagon with a rip-snorting 507-hp 6.2-liter V-8 was the undisputed hero of our Surprise Speed Tournament, in which we identified five unlikely pairs of automobiles that, based on our testing, could run neck and neck from zero to 60 mph and/or through the quarter-mile. That 2007 E63 wagon’s remarkable 4.0-second 60-mph sprint and...”

READ MORE…

Read More
Why we’ll miss the Audi RS6 Avant

2018 Audi RS6 Avant

“It just looks right, doesn’t it? Even though it’s just the seven-year old shape of an A6, rolling along on 21-inch alloys. Bold, blistered wheelarches stretched thin over the top. Silver door mirrors. Oval tailpipes. Big, brash ‘Quattro’ legend stamped up front. And yet… cor. What a looker. The RS6 has presence in quantities no family estate car has any right to offer. And it’s a similar story with the pace.”

READ MORE…

Read More
“Mixing classic styling with modern technology“

1971 Datsun 1600 Wagon (510) [Slow & Low]

“As vital in Datsun's global history as it has been a staple of the enthusiast scene for almost 50 years, the Datsun 510 is one of those cars that almost anyone with a taste for retro Japanese metal would save a spot in their lotto-win garage for. And, with numbers declining, it's probably never had more of a talent for stopping you in your tracks, especially when it's this good.”

READ MORE…

Read More