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First Drives2021 Ferrari Roma: Step Aside, Aston Martin!
Ferrari openly admits that the all-new Roma takes a direct shot at the Aston Martin DB11 . Both are sublime-looking grand touring coupes aimed at sophisticated individuals who want exceptional performance without compromising luxury and comfort. Up until now, Ferrari could only attempt to please those customers with the AWD-equipped …
Previews2021 Honda Civic: Five Things to Know
The eleventh-generation Honda Civic , which is scheduled to make its debut next spring as a 2022 model, is already generating huge interest. Have you seen the patent renderings and artist renderings online in recent weeks? From what we can tell, the Civic will adopt a more mature albeit less …
Spotlight onDon't Miss the 2022 GMC Hummer EV Debut Tomorrow
While baseball fans will have their eyes on the Dodgers and Rays in game 1 of the World Series on Tuesday night, truck lovers and electric car enthusiasts alike probably won’t want to miss the official debut of the all-new 2022 GMC Hummer EV , the modern, zero-emission interpretation of …
Test Drives2020 Aston Martin DB11: The Sleek British GT From Germany
The 2020 Aston Martin DB11 is one sexy Brit—although with the available twin-turbocharged AMG V8 engine it has a lot of German muscle. They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder; well, in our humble opinion, this car is drop dead gorgeous… even in Sunburst Yellow. Yeah, that …
Tips & Advice: Protect your carFall Maintenance in 5 Essential Steps
This fall season is unlike any other due to that second wave of COVID-19, but car care and maintenance is something that should never change. Indeed, now is not the time to lose our good habits and neglect our rides. But what exactly does fall maintenance entail? Here are a …
Test Drives2020 Honda CR-V: 10 Things We Like or Dislike
Last year, the best-selling compact SUV in Canada, the Toyota RAV4 , made a spectacular leap and stole market shares from several competitors, but not its arch nemesis. The Honda CR-V indeed managed to post a slight increase in sales despite the fact that the current generation was launched in …
First Drives2021 Toyota Venza: From Large Camry to Halo Product
When the original Toyota Venza hit the market in 2009, crossovers were still a novel concept—literally a cross between a car and an SUV. The Venza was essentially a larger, more versatile Camry . Discontinued after the 2016 model year, it’s back for 2021. Today’s automotive landscape has changed quite …

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NewsRedesigned Nissan Frontier Spotted Ahead of Official Launch
The Nissan Frontier is one of the oldest new models available in Canada, with the current generation dating back to 2005. This summer, we learned that Nissan Canada chose not to offer a Frontier for 2020 and 2021. A new generation is in the works, but it appears we won’t …
NewsModel 3 Rear Bumper May Fall Off Under Heavy Rain, Tesla Admits
The Tesla Model 3 is now the best-selling electric vehicle on the market, mainly because of its impressive range and integration of many advanced technologies. Fit and finish remains an issue , however, as evidenced by the latest J.D. Power Initial Quality Study. We’ve already told you about a paint …
News2021 Kia Forte5 GT Goes Old-school, Adds Manual Gearbox
While many automakers are abandoning manual transmissions, Kia is somewhat reversing the trend by adding one to the Forte5 lineup for 2021. More specifically, a six-speed manual gearbox will come standard on the sporty Forte5 GT model, which returned last year with a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission only. The latter will …
ElectricConfirmed: Mercedes-Benz EQC to Land in Canada After EQS Sedan
Bad news for customers who are eagerly awaiting Mercedes-Benz ’s first all-electric vehicle: the market launch of the EQC crossover has been pushed back once more. In December of last year, faced with tougher emission standards and increased demand in Europe, the automaker decided to delay the EQC in North …
ElectricVolvo XC40 Recharge Pricing Announced for Canada
The all-new Volvo XC40 Recharge , the fully electric variant of the small XC40 crossover, will go on sale in Canada later this fall as a 2021 model. And we finally know how much it costs. Pricing starts at $64,950 plus freight and delivery. If you do the math, that …
Electric2022 GMC Hummer EV Debuts With 1,000 Hp, 560 Km of Range
It started with teasers and a Super Bowl ad featuring LeBron James. Now, the wait is over. The Hummer is officially back—as GMC ’s first-ever all-electric vehicle. Just like the Cadillac LYRIQ unveiled in August, the brand new 2022 GMC Hummer EV features the automaker’s advanced Ultium battery technology, which …
BuzzFord Mustang Shelby GT500 Chopped Into Pieces for Science
Destroying a sensational sports car such as the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is a scene no enthusiast wants to be the witness of. Remember the transporter carrying two brand new copies that rolled over on a Detroit highway in December 2019? When the carnage is all for a good …
NewsThese Two Special Corvettes Could be Yours
Attention all car collectors and especially fans of the Chevrolet Corvette : General Motors is donating for auction the last seventh-generation Corvette and the first eighth-generation Corvette built for the Canadian market to the Durham Children’s Aid Foundation. More specifically, the money raised by the sale of these two historic …
NewsSSC Tuatara Tops Chiron as the World’s Fastest Car
The world of supercars has a new king. The SSC Tuatara recently set a new speed record for production cars, dethroning the Bugatti Chiron Super Sport in the process. The feat took place on a closed Nevada highway on October 10. Powered by a twin-turbocharged 5.9-litre V8 engine that produces …
ElectricThis Tesla Model S Has Racked up 1.2 Million Kilometres
Electric cars are the future, but as they now work to gain mainstream popularity it seems like people only care about their numbers—range, charging times, price and incentives. Here’s one figure that should not fail to impress: 1,200,000. That’s the number of kilometres logged by a Tesla Model S in …

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Chevrolet recently added a seventh SUV to its lineup. The all-new 2021 Trailblazer slots between the Trax , which sticks around for some reason, and the Equinox —kind of like what Mazda is doing with the CX-3 and CX-30 . The Trailblazer is more technologically advanced, of course, an essential …
Test Drives2020 Honda CR-V: You Can’t Go Wrong
The Honda CR-V has been a leader among compact SUVs for the past two decades. A clever design, adequate performance and attractive pricing have made it a staple in Canada. The 2020 model gets a slight makeover and extra features to hopefully close the gap with the best-selling Toyota RAV4 …
Test Drives2020 BMW X5: Six Cylinders are Enough
Completely redesigned and improved last year, the BMW X5 is making headlines in 2020 with the ultra-high-performance X5 M generating up to 617 horsepower. And for 2021 the plug-in hybrid variant returns with 389 horsepower and nearly 50 kilometres of range. That’s all very nice, but just how many people …
Test Drives2020 Infiniti Q50: Here’s the Problem With This Car
Some cars are so awesome they receive unanimous approval. Others crush the competition with unbeatable specs. And then there are polarizing cars that we spend an excessive amount of time arguing about. One such model is the Infiniti Q50 . More specifically, the 2020 Infiniti Q50 Signature Edition AWD we …
Test Drives2020 Ford Mustang GT: The V8 You Can’t Live Without
Not so long ago, you could easily find a V8 under the hood of a large, midsize or even compact car. But now that fuel economy and CO2 emissions have become major concerns, automakers are developing vehicles with smaller-displacement engines instead. While today’s Ford Mustang is available with a four-cylinder …
Test Drives2020 Kia Stinger: Unfairly Shunned
The Kia Stinger is a Kia unlike any other, a sports car in sedan clothing and the only product in the lineup that’s designed with the goal of beating the Germans at their own game. But how? Well, the Korean automaker went all in during the development of the Stinger, …
Test Drives2020 Porsche 911 Carrera: Base 911 is Still a Good 911
The current-generation Porsche 911 Carrera (codename 992) was introduced last year as a 2020 model. First, we got the 443-horsepower Carrera S and Carrera 4S with a twin-turbocharged 3.0-litre flat-six engine. Now, here is the base 911 Carrera, which starts at $111,000 in Canada. Many automakers opt to start things …

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