You can tell that Acura has the world’s best feature trade-off algorithm running full-stack somewhere at their HQ in the Minato ward of Tokyo. Their MDX has always attempted to be the best combination of luxury SUV attributes possible; sportiness, space, comfort, technology and design.
Camry or Cayenne. Both can be had for about $20K. But only one will be exciting and bankrupting.
There might not be a more perfect vehicle than the Toyota Highlander. I can’t believe I’m saying this, but on almost every measure, the Highlander excels.
When talking about outstanding cool cars cheap the Mercedes GLK 350 never comes up in conversation, but it should.
Choosing a daily drive is the hardest buying decision anyone has to make. For a daily driver the Mini Cooper Clubman JCW strikes an ideal balance between passion and practicality.
Someday SUVs will become collectible. When that happens I expect that the first generation X6 M will be the one to get. It’s special because when it came out it made zero sense in a category whose definition includes the word “utility”.