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The Model 3 we all want: Dual-motor AWD

Tesla Model 3
I lied. The one we’re all craving is the Performance Dual-motor AWD version! Tesla just recently released the specs for these cars and although we’re loving some of the numbers, at least one baffles us somewhat. The first “D” version, a $5,000 USD option, will...

Next generation Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid coming

2019 Subaru Crosstrek
The major differences this time is that the Crosstrek hybrid will feature more aggressive electric technology and be a plug-in hybrid, all of which will be sourced from Toyota. The first Subaru XV Crosstrek hybrid was a mild attempt at improving fuel economy back in...

The current EV story at VW

Volkswagen E-Golf
Talk about electric vehicles is all the rage at the moment. It’s also enraging numerous would-be buyers as in Canada, the trend is buy now, pick up in 12 or 18 months from now. Oddly, this is not the case for most EVs as...

Kia Niro EV packs some range

It’s progress like this that makes us think that dabbling in other sources of alternative energy for cars is not worth the effort, at least at the moment. I’m referring to fuel cell vehicles, to be more precise. I think the continent should invest...

This is the Volkswagen I.D. R Electric Pikes Peak Car

Volkswagen I.D Pike Peak
Volkswagen’s released a number of I.D. cars over the last 18 months. All have a number of important items in common, namely that they are all electric vehicles and are all beads on Volkswagen Group’s MEB platform (modular electric car platform). This latest I.D. car...

2018 Nissan LEAF First Review

2018 Nissan LEAF
Carmakers can be crafty little buggers, or should I refer to them as massive global buggers? Marketing and advertising departments are huge expenses but can be responsible for huge returns when the message is right. In 2016, Nissan spent just shy of $1.2 billion...

The perfect car for a little fun? The smart fortwo EV?

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Although we love high-performance cars as much as the next bloke, we at MI are also fans of the smart fortwo. I’ve never met a smart I didn’t like, even the original cdi car with the, some would say, horrible single clutch automated manual...

Review: 2018 Tesla Model S P100D

What Tesla’s managed to pull with the Model S is and will always be remarkable. Out of nowhere, this small car company launched a full-size 100% electric premium sedan and seemingly overnight, disrupted a segment once reserved for established uber-flagship super-luxury saloon cars. Heck,...

A fully-electric T-REX in the near future!

fully-electric T-REX
Campagna is a Quebec-based builder of some of the most desirable and attractive 3-wheeled vehicles. Its famous T-REX has benefitted over the years through associations with renown motorcycle manufactures such as BMW and Harley-Davidson. The resulting T-REX and V13R have become some of the most...

So, Canadians can only get the $ 65,000 Tesla Model 3

Tesla Model 3
Tesla is starting (finally) to ramp up Model 3 production, but at the moment it appears that the only model Canadians can get is the fully-loaded version featuring the Premium package and the top-of-the-line battery with 499 kilometers of range. These two options bump...

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