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The e-Golf gets a bigger battery before it heads north
Jeep claims real off-road ability for the small crossover, and there’s a manual transmission
A striking SUV, and a game-changing engine
Four hundred Nissan Rogue Star Wars editions coming to Canada
Fast, loud, and breezy
Flying car racing coming soon?
The Civic Si gets a turbo, and more red
A new generation of the racing 911
New base price is $1,305 steeper than outgoing model.
Infiniti prices its new Q.
Revised look comes with a $1,500 price bump
Targeted high-tensile steel reinforcement makes larger Malibu stronger and lighter.
Winners will be announced March 24 in NYC
BMW M2 brings its signature M-brand straight-six performance to a compact coupe.
The Cadillac of Cars
Automotive delights abound in La Belle Province.
The British bring diesel power to their flagship Range Rover and Sport models.
The Titan XD may look like a regular duty pickup, but it’s a completely new breed.
It’s a good time to be a rider.
Work trucks, working.
The Road: PCH. The Car: Chevrolet Camaro. The time: 24 hours.
CX-9 joins the rest of the Mazda family with Kodo Design and Skyactiv tech, plus the first Skyactiv Turbo!
See Ducati unveil its 2016 model line up in this live stream.
Is bigger better?
More range, less weight.
Hitting road in style.
Three generations into its V Series family of high performance sedans, the all-new 2016 Cadillac CTS-V pushes the boundaries of what’s possible for a modern luxury car. Longer and leaner than the vehicle it replaces, the CTS-V has also matured, as evidenced by the removal of its manual transmission option and the newly opulent interior…
Typically when you see a Land Rover and a Jaguar together at the race track, one has been used as a tow vehicle for the other – a fitting pairing of two British icons each recognized as being at the top of their respective luxury and performance games. How strange, then, to be at the…
New models, new transmissions, the promise of turbocharged engines, and the return of the Type-R Civic; no-one can accuse Honda of resting on their laurels. Well, not right at the present, anyway – a few years ago, it was a different story. That means it’s time to clean house on those vehicles that aren’t pulling…
Scottsdale, Arizona – The crossover market continues to grow at an unprecedented pace, with more and more people jumping into small utility vehicles than ever before. Customers looking for easy access, all-season usability, practicality and a broad selection to choose from are finding that the crossover market is full of great options high on value….
Some days, we are chained to our desk editing and writing and meeting and generally being office-y. Other days, we are out in the cold and snow, testing vehicles back to back to determine a winner in a comparison test. Then there are days like this: Mercedes-Benz Canada invited us to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park,…
All-new design for Hyundai’s Tucson.
Auto shows offer a mix of outlandish concepts and upcoming production vehicles; this year’s New York International Auto Show is no different. Here are our must-see reveals from Day 1. Tags: 2015, 2016, 2017, amg, cadillac, chevrolet, concept, Ford, honda, hyundai, infiniti, jaguar, kia, land rover, lexus, lincoln, mazda, mclaren, mercedes-benz, new york international auto…
Facing stiff competition in the mid-size sedan segment, Chevrolet responds with an all-new Malibu that’s also available in a fuel-saving and eco-conscious hybrid version. The new Malibu, expected in late 2015, is notable for its sleek styling enthusiastically described by Jesse Ortega, Malibu chief engineer as “gorgeous.” Certainly styling is important, if response to recent…
The 2016 Honda HR-V is set to enter the emerging and increasingly popular “subcompact crossover” segment.
The SUV market continues to expand and diversify, with rapid growth in the last few years. Kia’s mid-size entry, the Sorento is the brand’s second-highest volume unit in Canada with over 13,000 sales in 2014. This new 2016 Kia Sorento aims to further cement the nameplate as an anchor for Kia’s continued growth. Tags: 2016,…
Sharpened, but flawed.
Daimler takes the four-door SUV coupe fight to the BMW X6
Audi Canada invited us for a brief visit to Munich to sample some changes they have in store for the recently launched Q3, based on Audi’s excellent A3 sedan. Available on the market now as a 2015 model, the updated 2016 Q3 will reach Canada in fall of 2015. Tags: 2016, audi, awd, cuv, new…
The new car sees a host of upgrades, from more powerful engines and updated Quattro all-wheel drive to sleeker, more modern design and a revolutionary new Virtual Cockpit.