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Kevin McCauley

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Kevin McCauley is a Houston photographer and writer with a passion for cars.

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Drama, Excitement and Prestige

Formula 1 Texas style: Best moments from 2014 U.S. Grand Prix include hoop dreams with Tony Parker

By Kevin McCauley

The 2014 United States Grand Prix weekend was filled with excitement, thrills and beautiful weather. See an insider's perspective.


COTA Recap

Amazing vintage cars and laidback vibes offer alternative way to enjoy Circuit of The Americas race experience

By Kevin McCauley

Vintage cars, laid-back vibes and rare views made the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association's U.S. Vintage National Championship one of the best ways to experience the Circuit of The ...


Best Trucks & SUVs

Insider's Guide to Best Trucks and SUVs for 2015: Ford makes a comeback; Jeep, Ram, CR-V among other big winners

By Kevin McCauley

The best 2015 trucks, SUVs and crossovers were tested and evaluated at the historic Knibbe Ranch. Here at the results.


Lone Star Le Mans

Racing roars into the night with the world's best prototype and GT cars at Lone Star Le Mans

By Kevin McCauley

Touted as the "Lone Star Le Mans," the TUDOR United Sportscar Championship and WEC double header at COTA promised better fields of cars and racing into the night — a first ...


Houston's Secret Ferrari Lab

Behind the doors of Houston's secret Ferrari lab: A rare, exclusive look inside car geek heaven

By Kevin McCauley

Risi Competizione — a Ferrari team based in Houston — is heading to Austin for a major race.


Car Talk

The best cars for Texas: These unique auto awards honor the rides Lone Star State drivers truly love

By Kevin McCauley, Nic Phillips

What's the best car for Texans? A group of auto writers set out to find the answer in an exhaustive quest.


Car Talk

A hot American car: Ford Focus ST is a hatch packed with value — a $24,000 scream

By Kevin McCauley

'ST' stands for Sports Technologies, which neatly sums up what the new Ford Focus ST is about. After years of releasing hot Focus hatchbacks across the Atlantic, Ford has finally ...


Car Talk

Going mainsteam at Houston Auto Show: The hot trucks, cars and new Mustangs you can actually afford

By Kevin McCauley, Nic Phillips

Fueled by a resurgent automotive industry the 2014 Houston Auto Show is the biggest ever with more than 34 manufactures displaying hundreds of vehicles over the entire 700,000 square ...


Car Talk

The Houston Auto Show's must-see cars: Auto experts make their picks

By Kevin McCauley, Nic Phillips

Fueled by a resurgent automotive industry the 2014 Houston Auto Show is the biggest ever with more than 34 manufactures displaying hundreds of vehicles over the entire 700,000 square ...


CultureMap Auto Report

Redesigned 2014 Subaru Forester delivers: Popular crossover vehicle gets a fresh new look

By Kevin McCauley

The Forester is Subaru's compact crossover, and also happens to be Subaru's best-selling model. For 2014 it's been redesigned to be a bit more spacious and more ...


The Cars at COTA

Power & Beauty: Close-up look at the cars that make Formula One race so spectacular

By Kevin McCauley

As the Formula One season comes to a close, we look at the powerful cars that makes each race so spectacular.


F1 in the Rearview

Gone so soon? F1 Circuit of the Americas race draws Matt LeBlanc, Gordon Ramsay and racing royalty

By Kevin McCauley

A last look at some of the big names at Circuit of the Americas near Austin last weekend.


Doing F1 Right

It was a grand Grand Prix: Insider secrets, best views of the big Formula One race

By Kevin McCauley

Here's how we enjoyed the big Grand Prix race this weekend —  in pictures.


Hello, Again City Tour

Cars & Culture: Sexy Lincoln MKZ highlights Houston tastemakers tour

By Kevin McCauley

The new Lincoln lets local tastemakers shine while offering drives in the 2013 MKZ sedan.


Best New Truck Features

Coolest features on the best new trucks, SUVs and crossovers tested on the road — and off

By Kevin McCauley

Our intrepid auto writer evaluates and rates 60 of the newest pickups, SUVs and crossovers. Here's what he found.


Track Time

A slice of sports car racing heaven — in Texas: Track side at Circuit of The Americas

By Kevin McCauley

American Le Mans Series and World Endurance Championship recently held major events at the stunning Circuit of the Americas. Here's an inside look.


Test Drive

Plugged in: Astonishing Tesla Model S electric car delivers performance and beauty

By Kevin McCauley

We've driven a number of electric cars before. Some are good, some are bad, but all of them are compromised in some way. All of them share platforms, in ...


Test Drive

Innovation fail: The Acura RLX comes up short — the shame is, it could have been so much more

By Kevin McCauley

Editor's note: There are a ton of cars out there and each comes with its own slick advertising campaign and marketing army in tow. But what should you believe ...


Test Drive

A hybrid that actually looks good? Lexus shakes up the gas-saving game with its CT 200h

By Kevin McCauley

Lexus says "CT" stands for "Creative Touring" — and that description could certainly fit the Lexus CT 200h. It's derived from the ever-green Toyota Prius platform and running gear, but ...


Test Drive

A midsize car that's not vanilla? The Mazda6 dares to dream, outsmarts with technology

By Kevin McCauley

Mazda has a reputation of building cars for drivers. They take everything that they learn from sports cars and racing cars and sort of infuse it into the lineup, or ...


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