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Matt St-Pierre

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Trained as an Automotive Technician, Matt has two decades of automotive journalism under his belt. He’s done TV, radio, print and this thing called the internet. He’s an avid collector of many 4-wheeled things, all of them under 1,500 kg, holds a recently expired racing license and is a father of two. Life is beautiful. Send Matt an emai

It’s Officially Official: Ford has Beat Tesla by Delivering its Electric Truck First

The first new Ford F1-50 Lightning was delivered yesterday in Michigan. The Tesla Cybertruck was officially announced in November 2019. This is an interesting story in the sense that...

Volkswagen is Searching for a Place to Build Scout Vehicles

Sites are being considered in the US. Volkswagen Scout models will include trucks and SUVs. Volkswagen is serious about its North American intentions as it is shopping for another...

A Special-Edition Volkswagen Golf R is Headed for North America

A new 20th-anniversary edition Golf R was introduced for Europe a few days ago. Canada’s first Golf R was the MK6 which launched in 2012. The US was...

Porsche Drive Subscription Program Lands in Montreal

The program provides members with easy access to vehicles via a digital platform. The rental service enables weekend, daily, or weekly bookings for members. While many of us can’t...
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2022 Ford Maverick Review: A True Independent

Base price in Canada for the 2022 Maverick is $26,900, $19,995 in the US. The Maverick is a serious disruptor in the non-full-size pickup segments. If Ford can...

The Polestar 2 and Volvo XC40 Recharge Win AJAC’s 2022 Canadian Green Car of...

Both are their respective automakers’ first full EV offerings. Incidentally, both the Volvo and the Polestar share structural and mechanical components. The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC), the...

Upcoming Euro 7 Regulation Will Include Limitations to Particulate Emissions from Brake Pads

The latest regulations will also focus on reducing nitrogen oxides and sulphur oxides emitted by cars. Tires and brake components are under scrutiny for their non-exhaust particulate matter. Emission...

The New BMW Alpina B3 is Exceptional as Always

The updates to the B3 follow the reveal of the facelifted 2023 3 Series. Horsepower is up to 495. That B3 Touring… BMW may have acquired Alpina and we’re...

Kia K5 and Stinger May Soon Go Extinct

It was recently suggested that the Hyundai Sonata was to be killed off by mid-decade. Sedans as a whole are going the way of the dodo bird. While the...

Volkswagen R Introduces the 20th Anniversary Golf R

Horsepower rises to 328 from the standard 315. The first official Golf R was the MK4 R32 launched in 2022. The 20th Anniversary Golf R also gets a...