Grant Davis

Grant Davis

Author's Bio

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

Land Rover Discovery Sport

Driving through a nighttime snowstorm on a hilly, snow-packed, two-lane road in the middle of Iceland’s highlands, Land Rover’s new Discovery turned what could’ve been a harrowing adventure into a...

Subaru Outback

Maneuvering through a rutted sandpit of a road in the Willamette National Forest, the new five-passenger Outback drives like it’s in its natural element.

Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Crew Cab 4x4

While we were speeding toward a trailhead for a mountain-bike ride, the three-liter turbo V6 diesel engine and eight-speed transmission in the 1500 EcoDiesel did something we’ve never seen a giant...

Lexus NX Hybrid

Rolling through the foothills east of Seattle, we notched 36 miles per gallon—not a spectacular number for a hybrid, but it climbed to almost 40 while stuck in traffic on our return to the urban core.

Volvo V60

Our first impression of Volvo’s new compact wagon? These are the most comfortable and supportive front seats we’ve ever sat on.

Honda Fit

The six-speed stick shift on the all-new Honda Fit is not a down-market move. Instead, it plays to the Fit’s strength as a sporty ride despite its puny 130-horsepower, four-cylinder engine.

Jeep Renegade

While we were speeding toward a trailhead for a mountain-bike ride, the three-liter turbo V6 diesel engine and eight-speed transmission in the 1500 EcoDiesel did something we’ve never seen a giant...

Climbers: Ditch the Yoga Pants

Jenna Johnson's might have a background in business, but it was her passion for rock climbing that led her to become Patagonia's head of alpine and equipment divisions— and one of the gear industry's...

How to Become a Climate Change Activist

Protecting the world requires more than trail maintenance. Legal activist Susan Casey-Lefkowitz realized it means being on the ground floor of legislation.

Leah Benson Is Changing How Women Buy Bikes

Entrepreneurs call it the spark—the moment of inspiration that inspired their business. For Leah Benson, it was a conversation with three women who didn't feel welcome entering their local bike shop...

Pro Skier Julia Mancuso Has a Surfer’s Soul

Weeks before the start of the World Cup ski racing season, Julia Mancuso decided to go surfing. That’s not so unusual—Mancuso has long surfed during from her off-season base in Maui. This time,...

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