Brian Wong, West Coast Editor

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Brian Wong is the West Coast Editor for Internet Brands Automotive group, contributing to Green Car Reports, Motor Authority, and The Car Connection. He is the former Los Angeles Bureau Chief for and has an affinity for sports cars and sunshine, two excellent reasons to call Southern California home and enjoy them year round. Wong is a California native (surprise, surprise) and UCLA graduate with a degree in Economics which might explain his proclivity for vehicles that offer great value, in addition to being fun to drive. His favorite things to find in Los Angeles are good tacos and free parking, one of which is in ready supply.


2022 Volkswagen Tiguan
2022 Volkswagen Tiguan

What kind of vehicle is the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan? What does it compare to? The refreshed 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan fights in the most hotly contested automotive segment right now: compact SUVs. That puts it up against popular vehicles like the Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4, and Hyundai Tucson...Read More»

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2023 BMW i4

What kind of vehicle is the 2023 BMW i4? What does it compare to? The BMW i4 is an electric sedan that mostly retains the conventional style of the 4-Series, but swaps in an electric powertrain. It competes against other electric vehicles, ranging from the Tesla Model 3 to the Genesis...Read More»

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Hyundai Kona

The Hyundai Kona is a five-seat compact crossover SUV that forms half of Hyundai's small crossover portfolio, alongside the Venue. While the Venue is more city oriented, the Kona offers more rugged styling and optional all-wheel drive making it more suitable for quick getaways. The Kona and Kona...Read More»

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2023 Honda CR-V preview

What kind of vehicle is the 2023 Honda CR-V? What does it compare to? The 2023 Honda CR-V is a compact SUV that competes in the most popular segment in automotive. It goes up against other mainstays like the Toyota RAV4, Ford Escape, Hyundai Tucson, and Subaru Forester. Is the 2023...Read More»

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BMW i4

The BMW i4 is an electric sedan that is based on the 4-Series Gran Coupe, retaining much of that car's styling and general dimensions. BMW's other electric products so far have been much more radically styled, with the i3 providing a bubbly greenhouse and the iX a more minimalist interior with...Read More»

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2022 Audi E-Tron GT

What kind of vehicle is the 2022 Audi E-Tron GT? What does it compare to? The Audi E-Tron GT is a sleek electric vehicle that doubles as a grand tourer and a performance car. It competes against a range of luxury electrics such as the Porsche Taycan, Tesla Model S, and the forthcoming...Read More»

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Audi E-Tron GT

The Audi E-Tron GT is a four-door sedan that takes electric vehicles to a new level of sophistication and style. Launched new for the 2022 model year, it shares an EV architecture with its Volkswagen Group relative and chief rival, the Porsche Taycan. But while that car has an emphasis on sharp...Read More»

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2022 Volkswagen Golf

What kind of car is the 2022 Volkswagen GTI? What does it compare to? The more pedestrian versions of the Golf have disappeared from the U.S. market for 2022, leaving only the performance oriented GTI and Golf R to carry the torch. Both of those cars get a full redesign for 2022 and...Read More»

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2023 Genesis GV60

What kind of vehicle is the 2023 Genesis GV60? What does it compare to? The Genesis GV60 is an all-electric, compact luxury SUV that is brand new for 2023. It competes against a growing field that for now includes the Tesla Model Y and Volvo XC40/C40, as well as the Hyundai Ioniq 5 and...Read More»

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Genesis GV60

Genesis first fully electric vehicle, the GV60 becomes the smallest SUV in the Korean luxury automaker's lineup and is perhaps its most important as the brand begins its transition towards electrification. The GV60 is based on the same Hyundai E-GMP platform that is also found under the Hyundai...Read More»

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