Kevin Cody

Beach Wheels: BMW’s X2 M35i delivers sports performance, everyday utility

Beach Wheels: BMW’s X2 M35i delivers sports performance, everyday utility

The BMW X2 M35i is one of those rare vehicles that actually delivers sports performance quality and everyday utility. While other manufacturers claim their cars have cornered that state of vehicular bliss, BMW actually delivers it.

 Kevin Cody

Beach Wheels: Mazda CX-5 a solid competitor

Beach Wheels: Mazda CX-5 a solid competitor

It’s easy to understand why the CX-5 is Mazda’s fleet-wide top seller. There is a higher-level fit and finish in this crossover sport-ute than you generally find elsewhere.

 Kevin Cody

Beach wheels: Nissan Murano 2019 solidly refreshed

Beach wheels: Nissan Murano 2019 solidly refreshed

The designers of the Murano made artful choices with the Murano’s sheet metal styling, which conveys a sense of speed while still being true to its utilitarian SUV roots.

 Kevin Cody

Beach wheels: 2019 Buick Enclave Avenir is hard not to like

Beach wheels:  2019 Buick Enclave Avenir is hard not to like

The 2019 Buick Enclave Avenir Crossover Utility Vehicle represents some of Buick and GM’s best engineering and styling work to date.