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2020 Lincoln Aviator First Drive Review: The First Step On The Road To Recovery

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The new Lincoln Aviator sets the tone for what’s to come from Ford’s luxury brand. Québec, QC. It’s been a while since I’ve looked forward to driving a new Lincoln product. While I did enjoy the Lincoln Continental at the launch event and as a press car, the last time I was genuinely excited about a Lincoln was the LS...

2020 Porsche Taycan First Drive Review: Taboos are falling

2020 Porsche Taycan
We took the all-new 2020 Porsche Taycan EV for a drive around Denmark's capital, Copenhagen. Here's our impressions. Copenhagen, Denmark – At first sight, Porsche did not consider the principle of electric motorization as a natural extension of its mechanical culture. Dedicated for more than half a century to the unique cause of the internal combustion engine, the Stuttgart firm...

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE First Drive Review: Useful Tech

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE
Mercedes-Benz loves to go big when it comes to technology and the all-new GLE is the perfect example. The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE is all new from the tires up. The interior is brand-new, the design is brand-new, and the technology is pretty far out. The thing bounces up and down automatically to get out of a snowbank or sand trap,...

2020 Porsche 911 Carrera Quick Review: The Greatest Driving 911 Of All Time?

The new Porsche 911 is the every-man and every-woman high-performance sports car. The story of the Porsche 911 will one day be the subject of a trilogy starring, to name a few, Ferdinand "Butzi" Porsche, Ferdinand "Ferry" Porsche, Steve McQueen, Hurley Haywood, Patrick Long, Jerry Seinfeld, Patrick Dempsey and Rob Dickinson. The Porsche 911 is automotive history. The arrival of the...

2020 Subaru Outback First Drive Review: Sticking With A Winning Formula

The new 6th generation Subaru Outback is true to the original formula, only bigger, better and with more boot. Whitehorse, Yukon. But seriously, do the Yukon, the great outdoors, and the new 2020 Subaru Outback not seem like a match made in marketing Heaven? The experience certainly served to expose the new Outback’s principal attributes. The road we took lead...

2020 Ford Escape First Drive Review: Headed Back Up

2020 Ford Escape
The Ford Escape been a dominant force in the popular and growing compact SUV market for a long time, but its popularity has been shrinking. The 2020 Escape is hoping to reach the top once more. Looking at the sales numbers in the compact SUV segment so far, the Ford Escape sits third behind the redesigned Toyota RAV4 and fairly...

2020 Subaru Legacy First Drive Review

2020 Subaru Legacy First Drive
The 2020 Subaru Legacy has been completely redesigned and we take it for a spin out in Kelowna, British Columbia. After spending a few days with the 2020 Subaru Legacy, I'm left with the same feeling as the previous generation. This car should do a lot better in terms of sales, but probably won't. Scary Sales Numbers If you've ever driven the...

2020 Kia Forte GT And Kia Forte5 First Drive Review: Keeping It Real In The Compact Segment

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The new 2020 Kia Forte5 is unique to Canada while the GT trim provides plenty of smiles per mile. Victoria, BC. It was almost exactly a year ago that I attended the launch of the new 2019 Kia Forte sedan. At the time, and still today, the Forte remains an interesting choice in the compact car segment. With the intent...

2020 GMC Acadia AT4 First Drive Review: Versatile Personality

2020 GMC Acadia
We tested out the new 2020 GMC Acadia AT4 and its rugged look in Wyoming. Here's what we think about this new variant. I had personally only seen and heard of Wyoming in the movies before GMC invited me to Jackson, a small town of roughly ten thousand souls nestled at the bottom of the Yellowstone Park and next to...

2020 Genesis G90 First Drive Review: First Class Korean

2020 Genesis G90
We got to drive the 2020 Genesis G90 for the first time before anybody else on the continent earlier this week. And the Korean manufacturer chose the vineyard-rich Niagara region to launch this full-size luxury sedan. Here's our take on it. Driving a full-size luxury sedan is an experience in itself for the driver. But it also leaves a long-lasting...