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Driven Car Reviews

The New York Times automotive contributor Tom Voelk looks at all things automotive. Driven is the first podcast to ever win an Emmy Award. That and nearly unanimous 5 star reviews are a good sign this is worth your time. Subscribe today!

Oct 31, 2017

There are many reasons for buyers to choose the Sport Hybrid version of Acura’s MDX crossover. And there is one big reason not to. Tom Voelk checks out the Sport Hybrid’s tech, some of which is lifted directly from the NSX supercar.

Oct 26, 2017

Drivers that are rich in enthusiasm but poor in the cash department, listen up. The eighth iteration of the Honda Civic Si has arrived and it’s a performance bargain. Available in coupe and sedan body styles, Tom Voelk checks out the four-door version.

Oct 24, 2017

Alfa Romeo dealers in the U.S. have had little to sell since the Italian marque returned to America. The Giulia sport sedan is just what the brand, and enthusiasts need. Tom Voelk checks out the high performance Giulia Quadrifoglio.

Oct 17, 2017

The Kia Niro is proof positive that hybrids don’t have to look like a science experiment. The E.P.A. rates the fuel economy at up to 50 miles per gallon. Find out what Tom Voelk got as he reviews the Kia Niro Touring model.

Oct 3, 2017

The legendary Raptor pickup is a prerunner that you can buy straight off the Ford lot. The second generation is now available at a dealership near you but the V8 engine has been replaced by a turbo V6. Tom and Martin check out this change in rural Washington and meet a couple of Raptor fans plus… a real raptor.