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Alain Morin

With close to ten years of experience as a full-time journalist, Alain Morin joined the Guide de l'auto team in the summer of 2000.

He started his career in 1997 writing about classic cars and had his articles published in Le Tacot, the Quebec Classic Car Club's magazine, as well as the newspaper La Presse and Guide de l'auto magazine.

Today, Alain offers his expertise for the classic car features on Vox's Guide de l'auto television program. He is also part of the Guide de l'auto writing team and acts as the assistant to the magazine edition's editor in chief. Last but not least, Alain is the editor in chief of

Tests and Features

All articles by Alain Morin
  1. Classic Cars On April 17, 1964, the Mustang was unveiled at the World's Fair in New York. For some, the 1964 1/2 Mustang (or 1965) is the only real Mustang! The Ford Mustang Turns 50 Today!

    There are just two American cars that truly deserve to be called "icons." They are the Chevrolet Corvette and the Ford Mustang. The first is 60 years old and the other is turning 50 today! On April 17, 1964, Ford unveiled the car that would go on to capture the … Full story

  2. Best buys 2014 BMW 5 Series 2014 Best Buys: Sedans and Coupes Between $50,000 and $100,000

    A heterogeneous category if there ever was one, the segment for sedans and coupes between $50,000 and $100,000 certainly isn’t dull. Eternal rivals the 2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution and the 2014 Subaru WRX STI are pitted against the 2014 Audi A5, 2014 A6, 2014 A7 and even the 2014 Mercedes-Benz … Full story

  3. Mechanical It was a snowy day when we took the Mirage to the Roch Lavallée et Fils garage. What did we discover? The Mitsubishi Mirage Under the Microscope

    Since its North American debut, the Mitsubishi Mirage has been the subject of a lot talk—and heated debate! While its body shape is not unpleasant, a closer look reveals all the shortcuts the manufacturer took to produce the car at a low cost. Shortcuts like that are okay, but only … Full story

  4. Best buys 2014 Ford Focus ST 2014 Best Buys: Sports Coupes for Under $50,000

    “Just because we’re affordable, it doesn’t mean we aren’t fun to drive!” This is no doubt the sort of thing you’d hear from the free-spirited cars that dominate this category, including the 2014 Ford Focus ST, 2014 Volkswagen GTI, 2014 Scion FR-S/2014 Subaru BRZ, 2014 Ford Mustang, 2014 Hyundai Genesis … Full story

  5. Best buys 2014 Best Buys: Full-size Sedans

    While most cars are getting smaller, some people still like their vehicles as big as possible. Maybe not the price, but definitely the dimensions! The full-size sedan category includes the 2014 Chevrolet Impala, 2014 Chrysler 300, 2014 Dodge Charger, 2014 Ford Taurus, 2014 Hyundai Genesis, 2014 Kia Cadenza, 2014 Nissan … Full story