Wednesday, April 14, 2021

CAR REVIEWS AND RESEARCH

This page is where you’ll find all of our recent reviews including new vehicle reviews and first drives. For anyone looking for a new car, this is the place to start. You’ll also find comparisons as well as our exclusive Should You Buy and At A Glance features that quickly provide the information new car buyers are looking for. Regardless of your needs and the type of vehicle you’re interested in, we’ve likely reviewed it.

Our goal is always to provide as much information as possible to our readers, but also to simplify that information whenever possible. You will find both in-depth reviews and summaries of our thoughts about a particular vehicle in this section. If you can stand to see us talk for a few minutes, you can also head over to our videos section for more reviews.

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2021 Ford Explorer Limited Hybrid Review: Not The Expected Hybrid

Pricing for the Explorer in Canada starts at $45,549, $32,450 in the US. The...
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2021 Mercedes-AMG A 35 Hatch Review: The AMG Hot Hatch For Canada

The 2021 Mercedes-AMG A 35 hatch is priced from $49,800. Pricing is the A...
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2021 Honda Odyssey Touring Review: Still The Driver’s Minivan

The base price for the 2021 Honda Odyssey in Canada is $42,805 in Canada, $32,090...
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2021 BMW X5 45e Review: Always Excellent But Skip The PHEV

Pricing for the X5 in Canada starts at $77,500, $59,400 in the US. The...
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2021 Kia Sorento Review: Making A Robust And Powerful First Impression

The base price in Canada for the 2021 Kia Sorento is $33,995 in Canada,...
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2021 Ford Bronco Sport Review: The Power Of Image And Design

The base price in Canada for the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport is $32,199 in...
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2021 Chrysler Pacifica Pinnacle Review: The SUV Of Minivans

The base price in Canada for the 2021 Chrysler Pacifica is $45,170 in Canada,...
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2021 Mazda CX-3 GS AWD Review: The Right First New Car

The base price for a 2021 Mazda CX-3 is $21,300 in Canada, $20,790 in...
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2021 BMW M8 Gran Coupé Competition Review: The Answer To A Question That Was Already Answered

The BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé is priced from $122,100 in Canada, $85,000 in...

2021 Lincoln Aviator Grand Touring Review: Navigating The Woes

Pricing in Canada starts at $69,000, $51,100 in the US. The Grand Touring version...
2022 Infiniti QX55

2022 Infiniti QX55 First Drive Review: Following the Trend

The 2022 Infiniti QX55 starts at $46,500 in the United States and at $51,995...
2022 Mitsubishi Outlander

2022 Mitsubishi Outlander First Drive Review: New Dawn

The 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander starts at $25,795 in the U.S. and at $31,998 in...
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2021 Volvo XC40 P8 Recharge First Drive Review: Charming To The Last

Starting price is $64,950 in Canada, $53,990 in the US. The XC40 Recharge is...
2021 Nissan Versa

2021 Nissan Versa First Drive Review: Small Car Buyers Wanted

The 2021 Nissan Versa starts at $14,930 in the U.S. and at $16,498 in...
2021 Kia Sorento

2021 Kia Sorento First Review: Better, but still lacks versatility

2021 Kia Sorento Pros Design on point Refined and luxurious interior Fun to drive with...
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2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E Quick Review: The Long Road To Saving The Mustang

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E pricing starts at $50,495 in Canada, $42,895 in the US. ...
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2021 Lexus IS First Drive Review: Comfort Comes First

2021 Lexus IS Pros Better than average comfort for the segment Unwavering reliability Advanced safety...
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2021 Toyota Sienna Hybrid First Drive Review: The Toyota Van Takes No Prisoners, Only Family

Pricing starts at $39,990 in Canada, $34,460 in the US. AWD is a $2,000...
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2021 Kia K5 First Drive Review: Standing Out

2021 Kia K5 Pros Unique design Beautiful interior Lots of space Great value 2021 Kia K5...

2021 Cadillac Escalade First Drive Review: Ballin’ Once Again

2021 Cadillac Escalade Pros A lot more comfortable than the last Escalade Luxurious interior featuring...

2021 Cadillac Escalade vs. 2022 Grand Wagoneer Spec Comparison

The 2021 Escalade is priced from $89,798, the ESV starts at $93,298, in Canada. ...

Polestar 2 vs Tesla Model 3 Comparison

These are very different EVs. They are quite similar as well. In Canada, the...

2022 Volkswagen Taos vs Ford Escape, Nissan Rogue, Mazda CX-5 and other compact SUVs

We compare the 2022 Volkswagen Taos to the current Ford Escape, new Nissan Rogue,...

2022 BMW M3 vs 2020 Mercedes-AMG C 63 Spec Comparison

Compact performance sedans have supercar power. Once more, the German brands own the turf. ...
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2020 Porsche Cayenne Turbo vs 2020 Maserati Levante Trofeo Spec Comparison

These are heavy-hitting Super SUVs. In Canada, the 2020 Porsche Cayenne starts at $145,200,...

Should You Buy a 2021 Toyota 4Runner?

It starts at $46,200 in Canada and $36,590 in the United States. New for...
2021 Honda Civic Hatchback Sport Touring

Should You Buy a 2021 Honda Civic Hatchback?

It starts at $30,400 in Canada and $22,200 in the United States. 2021 is...

Should You Buy a 2021 BMW X4 M Competition?

It starts at $95,600 in Canada and $80,400 in the United States. The Competition...
2021 GMC Canyon AT4

Should You Buy A 2021 GMC Canyon?

The 2021 GMC Canyon starts at $26,400 in the U.S. and at $28,298 in...

Should You Buy a 2021 Kia K5 GT-Line?

Pricing for the K5 starts at $29,595 in Canada, $23,590 in the US. The...
2021 Lexus RX

2021 Lexus RX At A Glance

The 2021 Lexus RX starts at $56,150 in Canada and $45,070 in the US ...
2021 Subaru Forester

2021 Subaru Forester At A Glance

The 2021 Subaru Forester starts at $24,795 in the United States and at $28,995...
2021 Chevrolet Traverse

2021 Chevrolet Traverse At A Glance

The 2021 Chevrolet Traverse is a mid-size SUV with three rows of seats The...
2021 Honda CR-V

2021 Honda CR-V At a Glance

The 2021 Honda CR-V starts at $25,350 in the U.S. and $29,805 in Canada,...
2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee At a Glance

The 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee starts at $34,200 in the U.S. and at $48,195...
Hyundai Santa Cruz Crossover Truck Concept

2021 Hyundai Santa Cruz Pickup: What We Know And Don’t Know

The first sign of the Hyundai Santa Cruz was back in 2015 The new...
2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC

2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC Preview

It's been more than three years since the Mercedes-Benz EQ Concept that would become the...
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2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Preview

The Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 is the most track-focused ‘Stang of them all. For 2019,...
2020 Toyota Corolla

2020 Toyota Corolla Preview

The 2020 Toyota Corolla is the 12th generation of one of the world's best-selling vehicles. Unveiled...
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2019 Volkswagen Arteon Preview

More than two years after its unveiling, the Volkswagen Arteon is finally arriving in North...
Best Electric Cars of 2019

10 Best Electric Cars of 2019 in Canada

If we were buying an electric car in 2019, we'd most definitely pick a model...
Volkswagen E-Golf

Best Electric Cars 2019 Nomination: Volkswagen e-Golf

It’s very easy to see the appeal of the Volkswagen e-Golf. For starters, it doesn’t...
2019 Jaguar I-Pace

Best Electric Cars 2019 Nomination: Jaguar I-PACE

If someone would have said 5 years ago that Jaguar would be one of the...
Tesla Model 3

Best Electric Cars 2019 Nomination: Tesla Model 3

There were times when we wondered if the Model 3 would even make it in...
Best Electric Car 2019 Nissan LEAF

Best Electric Cars 2019 Nomination: Nissan LEAF

The Nissan LEAF can be credited with introducing North Americans to the electric car. When...
2022 Grand Wagoneer

5 Questions About The 2022 Grand Wagoneer Answered

Grand Wagoneer is the most luxurious SUV ever produced by Stellantis It's the flagship...
Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo

5 Questions Answered About the Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo

New Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo is a more spacious, more versatile version of Porsche's...
2022 Subaru BRZ

5 Questions Answered About The 2022 Subaru BRZ

The 2022 Subaru BRZ will go on sale this fall. No pricing info yet. ...
2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

5 Questions Answered About The 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

Refreshed 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross gets a more refined look. Revised interior with new...
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5 Questions About The 2021 Lincoln Nautilus Answered

2021 Lincoln Nautilus will be a sanctuary inside company says New tech features include...
2019 Chevrolet Volt

5 things we know about the 2019 Chevrolet Volt

The Chevrolet Volt made headlines for the wrong reasons recently after being included in a...

5 Things to know about the all-new McLaren 720S Spider

There’s a new convertible exotic supercar on the market, and it’s a real stunner. The...
2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD

Everything You Want to Know About the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD

This, is the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD. It's, hmm, different to say the least, and...
2020 Lincoln Aviator

5 Things to Know About the 2020 Lincoln Aviator

Lincoln has been on a roll this year, but that’s because it introduced a redesigned...
2020 Jeep Gladiator

5 Things To Know About the 2020 Jeep Gladiator Pickup Truck

The 2020 Jeep Gladiator pickup stormed onto the stage at the Los Angeles Auto Show...