Grant Davis

Grant Davis

Denver, Colorado-based Grant Davis covers automotive, travel, tech, money, endurance sports, and fitness topics for Outside and Entrepreneur. He also authors the annual Bicycle Calendar (McMeel).

Tested: 2017 Nissan Armada 4x4

For 13 years, Nissan pumped out an Armada based on the original Titan pickup truck platform. As a vehicle, it registered a "meh." Today, the new Armada is based on the Nissan Patrol, a worthy...

Tested: Chevrolet Colorado 4WD Z71 Diesel Truck

The diesel version of Chevy’s best-selling Colorado mid-size pickup truck, outfitted with Chevy’s Z71 off-road package, gets you the best of nearly all worlds: stellar fuel economy for a relatively...

Which Is Better: 4WD or AWD?

If you like to play outside you should probably drive a car with 4WD or AWD. But here’s the question: how do you choose?

The 7 Most Reliable Adventure Vehicles

Most of us know Toyota Tacomas are built to take abuse but still last (nearly) forever. But what other adventuremobiles are also regularly going the distance?

Tested: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Adventure Bike

This bike will make any rider look better and feel more confident in almost any condition. Bonus: It costs thousands less than the competition, and Honda service is usually less expensive as well.

What's the Most Eco-Friendly Car I Can Buy?

There’s been a lot of news about fuel-efficient cars lately. Last month Tesla announced the Model 3 then promptly booked more than 325,000 pre-orders. Meanwhile, Volkswagen continues to mop up after...

An Ode to the 1961 Land Rover Series IIA

As a kid, Sean Gorman lusted after the 1961 Land Rover that was parked next to his grandparent’s house in the mountains above Boulder, Colorado. In fact, when he was 16 he told the owner he’d buy the...

3 Perfect Cars for Spring Break Adventuring

Spring break is almost here, which means it’s time to leave the office and get on the road. Whether you’re headed for the mountains, the beach, or an off-the-grid getaway, here are three vehicles...

Toyota Prius

A redesigned suspension makes this year's model a lot of fun to drive

Fiat 500X

Easy on suburban life with a touch of off-road DNA

Volvo XC90 T8

With a nearly $70,000 price tag, this is the sole seven-passenger SUV that includes an electric-only mode and also comes standard with all-wheel drive.

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