Property Brothers Jonathan and Drew Scott’s sibling rivalry extends to cars.
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Car sales have returned to record levels, with more Canadians buying all manner of new vehicles in 2014. This despite ever-tightening budgets, rising average MSRPs, and – at least until December – high fuel prices. Overall, Canadians were pretty boring, though, with few surprises in our choices for transportation. We start with the top five…
Review by Jonathan Yarkony and Jeff Wilson, photos by Jeff Wilson Anyone who drives on Canadian roads will soon see that we are big fans of small cars, and none are more suited to our practical and economical natures than compact hatchbacks. We decided to pit the latest hatches in a challenge of efficient motoring,…
Some are sinful while others are guilty pleasures.
Land Rover is retracing its roots to mark the silver anniversary of a historic drive along the Continental Divide in Colorado.
Some great options exist in a fast car that doesn’t scream “performance” – to your wife, or to your local law enforcement personnel.
A host of small changes result in one big improvement
Sit up, don’t slow down.
Neither the presence nor the persona of the 2014 Honda CTX 1300 may exude the overwhelming excitement or passion of its “Look at me!” contemporaries, however it does whatever is asked of it, efficiently and without drama or consequence.
I sat astride the 2014 Suzuki V-Strom 650 at the top of a large hill, eyeing my teammates training on the pitch below. I was late, I was wet, and I was cold. The hill was a quagmire, streams of mud and water slid down it as I watched, shivering. A rain storm had caught…
If you’re a wagon-hating parent of potential NBA draftees who doesn’t want a big SUV, then BMW has the car for you.
As I was about to find out, three days in a 2014 Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 Coupe amounts to a thrill ride in a parallel universe where time compresses and the driver becomes a superstar… no, the publicist for a superstar. Everyone wants a picture. Everyone wants a ride. Your gas card melts.
The ultimate Range Rover offers enough sublime luxury and scintillating performance to make it a lottery-win must-have.
Earlier this year, Mazda invited us to join them for their annual Adventure Rally. Prior to departure, we had no idea where our chartered flight would be taking us, what our route or events would be or even what vehicle we would be driving; just that it was a Mazda vehicle and an Adventure!
Had the Strada edition not been created, I’m not sure the idea of embarking on a long distance journey with a Ducati Diavel would have ever crossed anybody’s mind.
Although saddled with a front-wheel-drive platform shared with its sedan sibling, the Accord Coupe is nevertheless a rewarding sports coupe that offers great technology and good value.
Styling Rather than fight head-on against the full complement of excellent compact SUVs around, Buick simply decided to go one size smaller. The five-door Encore doesn’t have an aggressive bone in its body, with an upright, curvy body, big guppy eyes and a small chrome Buick grille. Some of the detailing – the blue-ringed HID…
Kia’s compact platform is transformed into a nifty little family vehicle that leaves a small footprint but is big on features and convenience.
Mazda’s mid-size sedan is fun, efficient and stylish, making it an easy pick and well deserving of this year’s Canadian Car of the Year award.