John Diether

Automotive Editor

John Diether has been a professional writer, editor, and producer since 1997. His work can be found on TV, radio, web, and various publications throughout the world.  He is a graduate of Northwestern University and has a 1992 Cadillac Brougham d’Elegance in his garage. 

Recent Contributions by John

  • 2018 GMC Canyon YMM Overview

    December 15, 2017

    The GMC Canyon was just what the market wanted when it debuted back in 2015: a smaller, reasonably efficient pickup that can still get the…

  • 2018 Ford Escape YMM Overview

    December 15, 2017

    The popular Escape returns for another year to mix it up with the top contenders in its class. With its blend of style, technology, and…

  • 2018 Cadillac XT5 YMM Overview

    December 13, 2017

    The 2018 Cadillac XT5 enters its second year as Cadillac's resident compact crossover. Plush and powerful, the XT5 delivers contemporary luxury and style in a…

  • Hyundai Ioniq Electric vs. Chevrolet Bolt EV

    November 14, 2017

    Gone are the days when owning an electric vehicle meant you had to be an environmentalist or pioneer. There's no experimental feel to the Hyundai…

  • Nissan Rogue Sport vs. Toyota C-HR

    November 1, 2017

    Americans have demonstrated their love of family-size crossovers over the past decade and now, automakers are betting consumers will flock to small ones with just…

  • 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 YMM Overview

    October 19, 2017

    The standard-bearer of the Chevrolet truck family, the Silverado 1500 can do almost anything buyers ask of it, from hauling the family boat to conquering…

  • 2018 GMC Terrain YMM Overview

    October 18, 2017

    The 2018 GMC Terrain enters its second generation with big shoes to fill, following the sales success of a model that debuted way back in…

  • 2018 Ford F-150 YMM Overview

    September 26, 2017

    The 2018 Ford F-150 pickup receives a significant refresh to bolster its position as America's bestselling vehicle. With its plethora of available trims and equipment,…

  • 2018 BMW 340i YMM Overview

    September 26, 2017

    The most powerful member of the 2018 BMW 3-Series family, the 340i offers six-cylinder power without going up to a full-tilt high-performance line, like its…

  • 2018 BMW M2 YMM Overview

    September 19, 2017

    The smallest of BMW's sport-tuned M models, the 2018 BMW M2 packs a turbocharged six-cylinder engine and top-shelf hardware into a lightweight, two-door body. The…