NYIAS 2015: Jaguar with Meridian

April 17, 2015

In eyes of teen-me, the Jaguar XJS was pretty much the greatest car ever made. The whole 12-cylinder engine thing was awesome and all, but it was the visual — all those swoops and curves — that got the hormones all skitter-scatter. Mmm, [...]

NYIAS 2015: Audi with Bang and Olufsen

April 16, 2015

The new Audi R8, here shown in a space-gray, is a rocket and there’s no mistaking it for anything else. The price tag starts at $116k, so I’m not sure what I was expecting. Perhaps more car? This is one of those times when the parallels [...]

NYIAS 2015: Lexus with Mark Levinson

April 15, 2015

Finding an actual Harman-branded display at the NYIAS was like finding a unicorn. For the record, it was our second. Unicorn, that is. I’ll get back to that later. But for now, we have Lexus and the Mark Levinson sound system. Seriously [...]

NYIAS 2015: Mercedes with Burmester

April 14, 2015

As a BMW owner, I’m not sure I’m allowed to like, much less fawn over, a Mercedes-Benz, but the new GT-S is going to have to be an exception. Holy-cow, that thing is awesome looking. Of course, I may just be a sucker for that long-hood [...]

NYIAS 2015: Lincoln with Revel Speakers

April 13, 2015

I’ll be honest, Lincoln isn’t really a car brand that crosses my mind. Pretty much ever. There was the Town Car, which was a hilarious wonderful car to rent (which I got to do about half a dozen times about 10 years or so ago). The [...]