The Car Guide – Everything Automotive, 49 Years Running

RSS

First Drives

  1. First Drives When measured objectively, the 4 Series Gran Coupe might be the best of the bunch. 2015 BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe: Move Over 3 Series

    Having the ability to choose is always a good thing, as long as you don't feel overwhelmed by the number of options being presented to you. The 2015 BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe piles on to a semi-bewildering array of entry-level vehicles available from an automaker that has spread its … Full story

    Rating : 4.0/5

    Filed in: BMW | 4 Series

  2. First Drives Is the X6 still the less-useful version of the X5? 2015 BMW X6: Nicher Than Ever

    It's big, it's brash, and it's back for 2015 with revised styling, a nicer interior, and more of the same attitude that has garnered it a cult following amongst wealthy buyers.  The 2015 BMW X6 has been refreshed without losing much of the unique personality that has confounded reason and … Full story

    Rating : 3.5/5

    Filed in: BMW | X6

  3. First Drives The Acura RLX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD is not only one of the most evolved cars at Acura, but one of the most evolved in the whole industry. 2014 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD: Impressive!

    The 2014 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid SH-AWD is like the old story of the glass that's half-full or half-empty. If you consider its complexity alone (even its name is complex), then it’s half-empty. If you consider the fact that it is one of the most evolved cars at Acura and … Full story

    Rating : 4.0/5

    Filed in: Acura | RLX

  4. First Drives The Honda CR-V continues to be a practical, conventional and reasonable choice. 2015 Honda CR-V: Finally a Bold Move

    Of all the mid-generation updates done to the Honda CR-V over the last two decades, the 2015 refresh is definitely the most pronounced. In addition to adding a new grille and a few other aesthetic tweaks, Honda has equipped its compact SUV with the direct-injected Earth Dreams engine (taken from … Full story

    Rating : 4.0/5

    Filed in: Honda | CR-V

  5. First Drives Good news for fans of spirited driving: Cadillac's 2.0-litre turbocharged four is standard with the car. 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe: The Second Front

    When one door closes another one opens - at least that's how things seem to be shaking out at Cadillac, which is introducing the 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe hot on the heels of the CTS Coupe riding off into the sunset.  The entry-level ATS Coupe plays a different role than … Full story

    Rating : 4.5/5

    Filed in: Cadillac | ATS

  6. First Drives The Sienna’s appearance is practically unchanged. 2015 Toyota Sienna: More Refined and Reliable as Always

    The minivan sector may not be as strong as it once was, but that hasn’t stopped Toyota from fine-tuning its category representative. In fact, the 2015 Sienna has benefitted from several improvements—most notably in the passenger compartment—to make the vehicle more comfortable and versatile than ever. Toyota claims that the … Full story

    Rating : 4.0/5

    Filed in: Toyota | Sienna

  7. First Drives Toyota introduced its new Camry on the track in Charlotte, North Carolina. 2015 Toyota Camry: NASCAR in Your Driveway

    The Camry is North America’s top-selling sedan, but that doesn't mean that Toyota is resting on its laurels. On the contrary, a little more than two years after unveiling a new generation of this model, they are moving ahead with an elaborate mid-cycle makeover. The silhouette is now more dynamic … Full story

    Rating : 4.0/5

    Filed in: Toyota | Camry

  8. First Drives The GLA 250’s grille features two horizontal bars. 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA: Practical or Sporty?

    Last year, Mercedes-Benz launched the CLA, a sedan sold for under $40,000. It was such a success that it sold out in several markets. The CLA’s second-place finish in our comparison of luxury compacts in the 2015 edition of Le Guide de l’auto (Quebec’s leading automobile publication) proves that its … Full story

    Rating : 4.0/5

    Filed in: Mercedes-Benz | Classe GLA

  9. First Drives Ford sold more than 120,000 units of its F-Series in Canada last year. 2015 Ford F-150: Punching Above its Weight

    The full-size pickup category isn’t for everyone, but the fact of the matter is that three of the six best-selling vehicles in Canada are pickups. And leading the way is the Ford F Series, with more than 120,000 units sold last year alone, which explains why there’s such a fierce … Full story

    Rating : 4.5/5

    Filed in: Ford | F-150

  10. First Drives Is it a CUV, an SUV or an MPV. The folks at Kia shy away from calling it a minivan. 2015 Kia Sedona: The Minivan That Isn’t

    Minivans are the nerdy siblings of the auto world. Not particularly good looking and often awkward, they are nonetheless smart and dependable, yet no one really wants to be seen with them. Well, Kia has changed that and the 2015 Sedona is one hot nerd. New look, new appeal Even … Full story

    Rating : 4.5/5

    Filed in: Kia | Sedona

page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. 36
  10. 37
Filter by make