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Jil McIntosh

Jil McIntosh sets her priorities: her garage is bigger than her house. An automotive writer and reviewer for much longer than she cares to admit, she spends too much time and money playing with a couple of 1940s vehicles and an antique tractor.

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  • 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt
    Road Test  

    Back in 1968, the movie Bullitt featured what would become one of the best-known car chases ever committed to film. It was the picture’s saving grace: As a friend pointed out,…

  • Heater_V1

    When the weather turns cold, few things on your vehicle seem as important as its heater. Its controls may be on the dash, but the heart of how most of them work begins inside the…

  • 2018 Volkswagen e-Golf
    Road Test  

    As a very general rule, there are two types of new-car buyers for technology. One group likes it so cutting-edge it’ll draw blood, and the car screams it to the world. The other…

  • Mirrors

    Of all the safety devices on your vehicle, one of the most important also seems one of the simplest: its set of mirrors. Still, while they seem straightforward, there’s still…

  • 2019 Subaru Ascent Premier

    Road Test  

    What a difference a decade makes. Back then, parents stuffed their children into minivans, not sport-utes, and Subaru never really made its mark with its big new B9 Tribeca with…

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