Reviews

Welcome to egmCarTech’s Reviews section. Here you will find the latest reviews by the egmCarTech editorial team.


Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 vs Ford Shelby GT500

Drive: Chris Harris pins 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 against 2013 Ford Shelby GT500

The new Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 and the Ford Shelby GT500 are the two most exciting muscle cars to hit American roads this year. To find out which is the better buy, Chris Harris flew across the Atlantic to take both for a spin. This is the face-off of all face-offs – a total of 1,259-hp. […]

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Nissan GT-R Track Pack

Drive: Chris Harris takes a look at the 2013 Nissan GT-R Track Pack

 The 2013 Nissan GT-R is already a very extreme car that puts some of the world’s most expensive supercars to shame. But there is something out there that is even more extreme than the Nissan GT-R and it’s only available in the UK. Check out more news on the Nissan GT-R. Known as the Nissan […]

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First Drive: 2012 Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG

First Drive: 2012 Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG is a mean grocery getter

During a time where things like carbon footprints and mpg ratings have taken over our automotive blogger brains, Mercedes-Benz reached out to me to come test-drive the new 2012 ML63 AMG in Santa Barbara. Eager to get away from the cold weather in the North East, I took them up on the offer and packed […]

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2012 Chevrolet Volt Review

Review: 2012 Chevrolet Volt, can you live with it everyday?

Here it is, the 2012 Chevrolet Volt, the most advanced automobile achievement currently on American roads and a breakthrough in automotive technology – but that’s not what I’m setting up to rave about. I was lucky enough to have the Chevrolet Volt on two separate occasions – the first where I was very disciplined and […]

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2013 Porsche Boxster S

First Drive: 2013 Porsche Boxster S is totally redesigned, gets bigger but lighter

 As announced earlier this morning, egmCarTech has teamed up with /DRIVE to bring you more comprehensive automotive content and of course, reviews by none other than Chris Harris. To launch this new segment on egmCarTech, we start of with Chris Harris’ first drive of the new 2013 Porsche Boxster S. Check out more news on […]

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Review: 2012 Ford F150 EcoBoost

Review: 2012 Ford F150 EcoBoost surprises with performance and efficiency

Whenever anyone thinks about America and the automobile industry, one of the first things that should pop-up into mind is the pickup truck: an automobile that is synonymously iconic to our culture like the small roadster is to Great Britain or the executive saloon is to Germany. And when anyone thinks of a pickup truck, […]

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Review: 2012 Cadillac SRX

Review: 2012 Cadillac SRX renders the Lexus RX pointless

Let’s take a quick trip back in time to the 1960s and early 1970s. A time when a gallon of regular hovered just around the 30-40-cent mark and its primary additive was tetra-ethyl lead. It was a time where conservation and efficiency were afterthoughts and a man’s wealth was determined by the size of their […]

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2012 Audi A7 Review

Review: 2012 Audi A7 is Ingolstadt’s new masterpiece

Do you think it’s possible to have too many options? Well, Audi clearly doesn’t. In the United States alone, the German brand offers 14 different body styles (not counting S models as a separate body style) and 21 models in its lineup. Next year, that number will continue to grow by at least another handful. […]

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Review Lexus CT 200h

Review: 2012 Lexus CT 200h offers pleasing fuel-economy with a little excitement

Growing up along with Lexus and being an enthusiast, my perception of the brand is that they make cars that are as smooth and luxurious to drive as they are boring. And with Lexus’s parental giant, Toyota, being the forefront of efficiency and hybrid powertrains, both Toyota and Lexus are looked down upon by the […]

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Review: 2012 BMW 5-Series

Review: 2011 BMW 5-Series has grown up, but maybe a little too much

Let’s say you’re a young middle-aged man who’s moving up in the world. You’re ready to graduate from the jalopy that got you through college and the first couple years of your career. You have a need for extra room to occasionally shuttle colleagues back and forth from business lunches to conference meetings, but you […]

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