Michael Jordan

West Coast Editor
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Michael Jordan is the west coast editor of Automobile Magazine. He started his career at Car and Driver in 1976, then moved on to Automobile Magazine in 1986, where he served for two decades. After six years as executive editor at Edmunds.com, Jordan returned to Automobile Magazine in 2012. His work includes an extensive catalog of road tests as well as feature writing about design, engineering, motorsports, and personalities. His byline has appeared in Newsweek International, Playboy, and a variety of international automotive magazines. He owns a worn-out 1997 Nissan 240SX racing car with contributing editor Preston Lerner and would be happy to sell it to you for whatever spare change that you might have in your pockets.

articles by Michael Jordan

2013 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo Convertible California
Long-Term Tests

2013 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo Convertible - Life in California

The Beetle makes friends out west, usually of the female persuasion.
| Mar 05, 2014
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8 Compact Sedan   Day Three   4 Car Group Image 1
Road Tests

2014 Compact Sedan Comparison Review - Day 3

The best sedan in America costs closer to $20,000 than $200,000.
| Feb 26, 2014
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2014 Automobile Magazine Compact Sedan Comparison   Day One   8 Car Group Image 1
Road Tests

2014 Compact Sedan Comparison Review - Day 1

The best sedan in the U.S. costs closer to $20,000 than to $200,000
| Feb 24, 2014
2015 Volvo V60 T5 Drive E
Road Tests

2015 Volvo V60 T5 Drive-E Review

Like coming home, only it’s better than you remember.
| Jan 30, 2014
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2014 BMW 335i GT
Road Tests

2014 BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo Review

Meeting the Goldilocks standard.
| Jan 28, 2014
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2015 Audi A8
News & Rumors

2015 Audi A8 Debuts at 2014 Detroit Auto Show

The new Audi A8 makes an appearance in the U.S.
| Jan 12, 2014
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2015 Lexus RC F
News & Rumors

2015 Lexus RC F Debuts At 2014 Detroit Auto Show

Lexus is dreaming big again with the 450-hp 2015 Lexus RC F.
| Jan 08, 2014
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2015 Audi A3 Sportback Front Three Quarter View
News & Rumors

Hands on With the 2015 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron PHEV

This plug-in hybrid is so L.A., even more than the Tesla Model S.
| Jan 03, 2014
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mulholland drive
Car Magazine

The Ghosts On Mulholland Drive

We've all been there, racing through the dark.
| Dec 30, 2013
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2014 Ford Fiesta SFE Ecoboost In Motion
Road Tests

2014 Ford Fiesta SFE 1.0 EcoBoost Review

The best of the killer Bs has a turbocharged three-cylinder engine.
| Dec 23, 2013
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2014 rolls royce wraith
Road Tests

2014 Rolls-Royce Wraith Review

Let's all get over the stereotypes from Downton Abbey, shall we?
| Dec 19, 2013
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