How to Pass a Driver’s License Road Test First Time

Hi there smart drivers, Rick with Smart Drive Test. Ooooooohhh, its test day. You can feel the jitters, you can feel the anxiety. Yes indeed! I had a comment from Saber-toothed, he wanted me to do a mock road test to show him and others what they needed to do on road test day. On […]

Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid Sport Turismo 2018 | Full Review | with Steve Hammes | TestDriveNow

Porsche’s 4-door sports car comes in a variety of flavors including this new wagon-esque body style for added versatility. Oh, and this one also includes a plug for up to 30 miles of electric propulsion. This is the Panamera 4 E-Hybrid Sport Turismo. “Porsche builds a wagon?” I heard that a number of times this […]

Suzuki Swift Sport 5-door Review

The Suzuki Swift Sport has been with us for a couple of years in its current form, and in that time it’s earnt the respect of many as a peppy, endearingly old-school hot hatch. Last year, it gained the option of five-doors, but that hasn’t affected its character, and instead has only added a little […]

Mazda CX-3 GT Sport Review

Norway really is an incredibly beautiful country. So it’s perhaps not surprising that Mazda chose it as the backdrop for the launch of their updated CX-3 range. We’ve always felt the CX-3 is one of the best-looking cars in its class, but as if to add a cherry on top of an already well-decorated cake, […]

Lexus RX 350 F SPORT 2016 Review | TestDriveNow

The wildly popular Lexus RX takes a bold turn for the 2016 model year taking the best-selling luxury crossover to new levels of excitement including this F SPORT model designed for those who crave an edgier experience. An enormous grille, 20” wheels, blacked out appearance…what on earth is going on over at Lexus these days? […]

2018 Genesis G80 Sport | Complete Review | With Steve Hammes | TestDriveNow

The Genesis brand’s entry-level large sedan is the G80, formerly the Hyundai Genesis. Since its redesign a few years ago, the G80 has been available with V6 or V8 power in rear- or all-wheel drive.  But for the 2018 model year, Genesis introduces the new G80 Sport; a bolder take with more distinctive styling and […]

Lexus IS 350 F SPORT 2016 Review | TestDriveNow

In case you haven’t noticed, Lexus has been getting edgier…rebelling against its luxury-only stereotype with models that’ll definitely get the heart racing. F SPORT is the name and in your face is its game.In the Lexus world of higher performance, there are the full-fledged F cars of which there are currently only 2 and then […]

2019 Hyundai Elantra Sport | Style & Hustle | TestDriveNow

There are 6 trim levels of the refreshed 2019 Elantra. But if you desire the one with the most power, the best handling, the raciest transmission, a blacked-out grille, and a rear spoiler then it’s this Sport model you’ll want to check out. After a lull which began with the redesigned Sonata in 2014, Hyundai […]

2018 Subaru Impreza Sport | Better than Civic?| Complete Review | TestDriveNow

Month after month, Subaru’s sales continue to rise; remarkable when you consider they don’t sell a traditional crossover or 3-row SUV. But Americans have bought into their all-wheel drive, dog-loving ways, attracted to their mix sedans, hatchbacks and wagons. This is the all-new, 2018 Impreza. After a truncated run of 2017 models, this next generation […]

Honda Accord Sport 2017 Review | TestDriveNow

The Honda Accord has been the most popular, best-selling car in America over the past 4 decades. Need more be said? It’s pedigree of reliable motoring has matured over time to include such hallmark characteristics as sporty handling, get-in-and-drive ergonomics and big car spaciousness. And what’s more, you can still buy one with a 6-speed […]