Russ Heaps

Russ Heaps is an author specializing in automotive, financial and travel news. For nearly 35 years he has covered the automotive industry for newspapers, magazines and internet websites. His resume includes The Palm Beach Post, Miami Herald, The Washington Times and numerous other daily newspapers through syndication. He edited Auto World magazine, and helped create and edit NOPI Street Performance Compact magazines. He supplied financial content and automotive-industry analysis to Bankrate.com and Interest.com.

What is a Plug-in Hybrid Car or SUV?

Get to know plug-in hybrid electric cars and SUVs. Known also as PHEVs, these cars can be plugged in and run on battery power and gasoline.

What is Ludicrous Mode and Ludicrous Plus Mode?

Find out Tesla's meaning behind Ludicrous Mode and Ludicrous Plus Mode on its latest models.

2022 Jeep Wagoneer: First Look

Here's a first look at the 2022 Jeep Wagoneer.

SUV vs. Crossover: What’s the Difference?

We’re breaking down the difference between a SUV and a crossover for curious shoppers interested in their next family car.

5 Steps for Choosing Auto Insurance

Whether buying car insurance for the first time or responding to a life change, these 5 steps for choosing car insurance provide a foolproof plan.

2021 Tesla Model X Review

No discussion of electric SUVs can begin anywhere but with the 2021 Tesla Model X.

2021 Tesla Model Y Review

The 2021 Tesla Model Y is a strong contender in the EV crossover/SUV arena.

2021 GMC Yukon: First Look

GMC totally redesigned Yukon for 2021.

Rolls-Royce Certified Pre-Owned Program

Rolls-Royce is all about tailoring its cars to specific luxury buyers and the Rolls-Royce certified preowned program adheres to that model, sort of.

What Is a Car Subscription Service?

Subscription services are the freshest approach to acquiring a vehicle.
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