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2022 Hyundai Elantra N: Popiddy, Pop, Pop, Pop!

Electronically controlled limited-slip differential, lightweight bucket seats, adaptive damping and launch control isn’t the lingo we typically associate with a Hyundai Elantra. The N is the most potent model in the Elantra bloodline and is the one where Hyundai went “all out.” Before we begin,...

2022 Volkswagen Golf R: a final lap?

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario - The R in the Golf family is the ultimate version, like the Z06 for the Chevrolet Corvette, the Shelby 500 for the Ford Mustang, and so on. And this year, with 315 horsepower under the hood, the word "ultimate" is more...

2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI: Rebellious for A Good Cause

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario - In our line of work, we test drive a lot of new vehicles every year. Not to say we get used to it or jaded by it, but we approach it professionally and with a certain detachment; we try it out,...

2022 Volkswagen Tiguan: A Timely Adjustment

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario - The Tiguan is an oddball at Volkswagen. It has long served those who wanted most of the benefits of an SUV (space, elevated driving position, all-wheel drive), but also the driving pleasure of a car. Only the company let it sit around...

2022 Mercedes Benz EQS First Drive: Entering through the front door

- Only the EQS 580 version will be sold in Canada with a base price of $144,200 - Daimler will invest 40 billion euros, or just over $58 billion Canadian, by 2030 in electric vehicles development. - The EQS 580 offers a range of about 545...

2021 Kia Seltos First Drive Review: Kia Knocks It out of the Park Once Again

2021 Kia Seltos Review
Car companies all want to go after millennials, especially companies that are not doing so well. You can’t blame them; someone has to keep buying their cars when the old customers retire from the road. However, convincing the young ones is proving to be...

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray First Drive Review

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray First Drive Review Las Vegas
2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Pros: Exotic looks Extremely accessible performance Stunning price 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Cons: Sub exotic performance Cabin layout When Chevrolet announced the new Corvette, many saw it as a warning shot to the makers of exotic and supercars. With its new mid-engine...

Audi AI:ME First Drive: The Next Phase of Evolution at CES

The Audi AI:ME at CES 2020
Audi AI:ME Concept features fully autonomous driving capabilities and electric motor Audi showcased virtual reality possibilities to entertain occupants while the car drives itself The Audi AI:ME adapts and learns from its owner to be meet his or her needs The Consumer Electronics Show...

2020 Lexus GX 460 First Drive Review: Elegantly Rustic

Upscale and in the upper part of the price spectrum, the 2020 Lexus GX sits above the RX and below the gigantic flagship LX. However, it includes all kinds of technologies that could make it a flagship. For 2020, Lexus gave it a revised...

2020 Hyundai Sonata First Drive Review: Substantially Modernized

The Hyundai Sonata is one of few counter-SUV-current agents; an intermediate sedan meant to take a bite out of the 90 000 car sales of this type that are coming out of dealerships yearly in Canada, alongside the Toyota Camry, Honda Accord and Nissan...