Brandon Turkus

Automotive Editor

Brandon Turkus is’s Automotive Content Manager. He’s responsible for editing content that appears on these pages, and also represents CarsDirect’s sister sites The Car Connection, Motor Authority, and Green Car Reports in Detroit, Michigan. Before joining Internet Brands, Brandon served as a contributor for enthusiast sites Autoblog and Motor1, covering automotive news and reviewing the industry’s newest models.

Recent Contributions by Brandon

  • Ford Trimming Car Lineup To Just Two Models, Further Embracing CUVs

    April 26, 2018

    Ford Motor Company, the folks that introduced the car to the masses, will stop building cars almost entirely. The Dearborn, Michigan automaker confirmed Wednesday that…

  • Our Take: 2018 Hyundai Sonata

    April 17, 2018

    Between 2009 and 2014, the Hyundai Sonata was one of the most attractive mid-size sedans on the market. Introducing the Hyundai's groundbreaking “fluidic sculpture” design…

  • Our Take: 2018 Volvo XC90

    April 12, 2018

    No brand on sale today has made the strides that Volvo has. Following years of neglect from Ford and now under the ownership of the…

  • GM killing Chevrolet Sonic, Ford Fiesta and Taurus Also On The Chopping Block

    April 4, 2018

    General Motors will discontinue the compact Chevrolet Sonic, The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday. The move is the latest sign of the dwindling importance…

  • Best Crossovers For 2018

    March 21, 2018

    The heart and soul of the modern auto industry, today's car-based crossovers not only give consumers the ride height, commanding view, and rugged aesthetic they…

  • Best SUVs For 2018

    March 21, 2018

    A less talked about victim of the crossover's rise, today's traditional SUVs can still haul children. But in a bid to maintain their popularity, automakers…

  • Best Luxury Cars For 2018

    March 21, 2018

    Luxury automakers may be following in the footsteps of their mainstream counterparts with a push towards crossovers, but the traditional car remains a popular purchase…

  • Best Hybrids & Electric Cars For 2018

    March 21, 2018

    Today's fuel prices are still far below their historic highs, but the idea of not just saving fuel but being more environmentally conscious remains a…

  • Best Minivans For 2018

    March 21, 2018

    Crossovers have replaced minivans as the vehicles of choice for today's families, but despite a stodgy image akin to the station wagons of three decades…

  • Best Cars For 2018

    March 21, 2018

    Don't let the headlines fool you, today's sedans, coupes, and hatchbacks remains popular options even as crossovers proliferate. To maintain their appeal, automakers are adding…