Jean's Driveway

What's in Jean's Driveway

Short, Sweet Car Reviews.
2015 Toyota Camry Hybrid Plain vanilla or something trendier? The top-selling sedan visits my driveway.

Life with Jean

I’ve written about
cars for 30 years,
so I know the secret
car-guy handshake.

But this is a place
where you won’t
have to.
Join the party.

Meet Jean

Car Confessions

A Pretty Place for Ugly Secrets

Confess Here

2015 Ford Focus ST

Think it would be fun to drive the hot hatch in Switzerland? Just watch me.

2016 Ford Focus RS: Jean's Driveway

Ford's European design director showed me around the hot new compact at Geneva.

I'm Back

Did you miss me? I've certainly missed you. Here's my official relaunch video.

2015 Toyota Camry Hybrid

Plain vanilla or something trendier? The top-selling sedan visits my driveway.

2015 Honda CR-V AWD Touring

Old meets new! I compare a previous-generation CR-V to the brand-new one.

2015 GMC Canyon

What it felt like to get into one of the most important trucks of the 2015 model year.

2016 Cadillac CTS-V: Walkaround

The redesigned Cadillac flagship, as explained by exterior design manager Brian Smith.

2015 Ram 1500 Rebel: Walkaround

That pissed-off-bulldog look, as described by chief designer Ralph Gilles.

2016 Lincoln MKX: Walkaround

Design chief David Woodhouse shows me around the SUV that brings life to Lincoln.