Anthony Sophinos

Anthony Sophinos has been infatuated with cars for as long as he can remember, and that passion has fueled his journey from nerdy gearhead to professional writer and content creator who covers all things automotive. His byline has appeared at CarsDirect, New Car Test Drive, iSeeCars, and other online publications. To read more of his work, visit When he's not penning articles, you can find Anthony outside biking, hiking, or exploring New England in his Miata (in the summer, of course).

Posts by: Anthony Sophinos

3 Best Single Cab Trucks: Which Two-Door Is the Best?

Best Single Cab Trucks

Single cab trucks remain alive for traditionalists, utilitarian buyers, and the budget-conscious. Though few in number, these trucks are reminders that old-school pickup trucks aren’t dead yet - they’re just hiding in farm fields and job sites. If your needs or tastes dictate a single cab truck, there…

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Cadillac Escalade: Top Alternatives for 2024

Cadillac Escalade Alternatives

The Cadillac Escalade is about as big and brash as they come: it seats up to eight and is decked out with all the frippery one expects of a six-figure luxury SUV. With its widespread appeal ranging from musicians to Hollywood stars to your neighbor who wants to feel like they’ve arrived, the Escalade…

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Hyundai Palisade vs. Kia Telluride: Which Is the Better SUV?

Hyundai Palisade vs Kia Telluride

Two of the hottest three-row SUVs on the market right now are built by Hyundai and Kia - and they share far more than their parent companies may care to let on. But are the Hyundai Palisade and Kia Telluride mere exercises in badge engineering? We decided to test both vehicles to see for ourselves.…

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Toyota Tacoma vs Ford Ranger: Which Is the Better Midsize Truck?

Toyota Tacoma vs Ford Ranger

In some ways, this could be a David vs. Goliath matchup: the Toyota Tacoma - a long-standing favorite among midsize trucks and a perennial best-seller - versus the Ford Ranger, which in its current form was brought from overseas markets to do battle with the Japanese heavyweight. Yet Ford is no scrappy…

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