Autos: Reviews

2018 Nissan GT-R: More bark, less bite

Monday  19:53,   09 july 2018

2018 Nissan GT-R: More bark, less biteThe GT-R's most recent update came in 2016, in which Godzilla received a much-needed dose of civility. It'll still carve corners with knife-like precision, but is no longer a total chore to drive around town.[...]
Autos / Reviews

FIRST LOOK: Toyota Corolla hatchback is fashionably late

Friday  18:03,   06 july 2018

New platform, fresh new Corolla hatch signals Toyota move away from[...]

Test Drive: 2018 Jaguar E-Pace

Friday  18:02,   06 july 2018

<p>It looks the part, and it drives the part, too.</p>The crossover market is bursting with options large and small, and every month it seems another brand is adding a new one. Although Jaguar joined the crossover race just recently, they are[...]

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 First Test: Out With a Bang

Friday  18:02,   06 july 2018

Did Chevrolet save the best for last?While waiting for the arrival of the mid-engine C8 somewhere in the not-distant future, for the 2019 model year, there are now 28 iterations of the seventh-generation Corvette (C7), including coupe/convertible[...]

First Drive: 2019 Ram Sport 1500

Friday  18:01,   06 july 2018

<p>Uniquely styled and trimmed, Ram is again adding the for-Canada-only Sport to its 2019 lineup of light-duty, full-size pickups.</p>Ram accounts for about 40 per cent of all Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA)) sales in Canada, with the Ram[...]

First Drive: 2019 Subaru Ascent

Wednesday  19:34,   04 july 2018

<p>Sometimes it takes a big solution to solve a small problem.</p>The small[...]

Head to Head: 2018 Ford EcoSport vs 2018 Nissan Kicks

Wednesday  19:34,   04 july 2018

<p>This one went down to the wire.</p>The AJAC EcoRun is an awesome opportunity to test the fuel-efficiency chops of a number of brand new vehicles, ranging from hybrids to EVs and everything in between. It also provides us with the rare[...]

Review: 2018 Mercedes-Benz S 560 Cabriolet

Wednesday  17:31,   04 july 2018

“Land Yacht” was not the most flattering term for an automobile, bringing to mind the giant barges that clumsily roamed the streets of North America during the 60s and 70s.&nbsp;But that term seems to be a very good descriptor when summing up[...]

First Drive: 2018 Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster

Tuesday  19:21,   03 july 2018

<p>Its main purpose is to garner slack-jawed stares, make ridiculous noises, thrill driver and passenger with felonious bursts of speed, and perhaps most importantly, put said persons on full display.</p>If you’re one of those people who just[...]

2019 Honda Insight is Pricier, Less Efficient… but Possibly More Fun

Tuesday  19:21,   03 july 2018

Canadian drivers who like Honda and green cars have the new Accord Hybrid and Clarity Plug-In Hybrid to consider, but when the company introduced the all-new 2019 Honda Insight at the beginning of the year, it signaled its intention to once again[...]

First Drive: 2019 BMW X4

Tuesday  19:10,   03 july 2018

<p>Surprisingly engaging and feels much lighter than it looks.</p>SPARTANBURG, South Carolina – Given the complexity of our route down Mount Pisgah, our speed was probably a lot more modest than it felt from behind the wheel. But the[...]

2018 Honda Accord: Completely Revamped

Tuesday  19:10,   03 july 2018

The all-new, tenth-generation Honda Accord has arrived and it’s sure to make some waves in the traditional (albeit dwindling) midsized sedan market. Canadian consumers have indicated their preference in buying crossovers and SUVs en masse for years[...]

2019 Subaru Ascent: the Subaru Soul is Alive and Well

Tuesday  19:01,   03 july 2018

CAPE BRETON, Nova Scotia – Subaru is a carmaker that dares to do things differently with its idiosyncratic Boxer drivetrains, standard all-wheel drive, and utility vehicles that lean more towards large lifted wagons than actual trucks. As a matter[...]

Test Drive: 2018 Ford Expedition Limited

Thursday  18:20,   28 june 2018

<p>It felt like I was moving through a motorhome.</p>About four years ago, Ford completely re-designed its massive-selling F-150 pickup, with the main addition being that all-aluminum body. The weight savings the material provides made for[...]

Test Drive: 2018 Mercedes-Benz S560

Thursday  18:17,   28 june 2018

<p>Advanced technology and virtually unsurpassable design, tranquility, and comfort.</p>My university stats prof used to drive an S-Class, which made me wonder how good at stats someone could possibly be. I failed stats twice, but not before[...]