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2023 Nissan Z First Drive: The last of its kind

  Las Vegas, NV -- Launched in 2008 (for the 2009 model year), the previous Nissan 370Z - which ceased to exist a year ago - was overdue for a complete overhaul. Fortunately, the automaker has been working on the renaissance of the Z moniker...

2022 Ford Maverick First Drive: The Little Pickup That Can

2022 Ford Maverick Pros Full-size bed utility Impressive fuel economy Car-Like Drive 2022 Ford Maverick Cons No AWD with Hybrid No Navigation Good Luck Finding One For years, we've been told that there's no market in Canada or the U.S. for a truly compact truck. Suddenly,...

2023 Ford F-150 Lightning First Drive: The Moment of Truth

  San Antonio, Texas — The early news is good. More than 200,000 people have put down a deposit to own an F-150 Lightning. Ford even had to stop taking orders last December so that those who were waiting would not have to wait too...

2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E GT Performance Edition First Drive Review: Tesla Killer?

The Ford Mustang Mach-E makes a lot more sense when you get behind the wheel of the GT Performance Edition trim, especially in bright Cyber Orange. The Mach-E is a Mustang by name only in every other trim, but in the GT Performance Edition...

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...