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First Drives2023 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV: A New Benchmark?
Initially set for an early summer launch, the all-new 2023 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV will land in Canada in November. Yes, another delay, but this one isn’t as long as the first generation, which made its debut in 2013 and only touched our shores four years later. It went on to …
TechnologyElectronic Stability Control: How Does it Work?
The democratisation of safety systems in the automotive industry is one of the best things that have happened to motorists, because everyone should feel safe and well protected on the road. The new modern driving aids are drawing our attention, and the carmakers put a lot of emphasis on them, …
Test Drives2022 Porsche Cayenne Turbo GT: A Real Rocket
Nineteen. That’s how many Porsche Cayenne models you’ll find in the Canadian lineup with the addition of the new Turbo GT, which is exclusively available in Coupe configuration. Of course, we’re used to such generous selection, with the 911 and Panamera offering a whopping 23 and 24 models, respectively. Now, …
Pre-owned vehiclesDoes the MINI Cooper Have a Good Engine?
Whether it’s a 3-door , a 5-door , or even a convertible , the current-generation MINI Cooper (2014-present) is undoubtedly one of the most exciting vehicles you can drive, at least if you know what you’re getting into! With its small proportions, its limited cargo space, its peculiar ergonomics and …
First Drives2023 Honda CR-V: The RAV4 Can Rest Easy
Built in Alliston, Ontario alongside the Civic , the CR-V is now the Japanese automaker’s most popular vehicle. Last year alone, Honda Canada sold 50,935 units of its compact SUV—about 7,000 more than the Civic, but 11,000 fewer than the Toyota RAV4 , which is also manufactured locally. Despite supply …
Pre-owned vehiclesDiscover 5 Used Vehicles Priced Over $300,000 on Otogo
Effective since September 1st 2022, the new federal tax on luxury vehicles valued at $100,000 and more is worrying a lot of buyers and dealers. Fortunately, this measure only applies to brand-new models that have never been registered. This is another good reason to consider a pre-owned luxury vehicle! There’s …
Features and TipsSubaru: the Advantages of a Certified Collision Centre
When an accident happens and body repairs are needed, many car owners don’t know where to turn. Certified Collision Care is the Canadian branch of Assured Performance, which is the largest network of certified body shops in the world, with over 550 locations across the country implementing repair programs for …
Features and TipsWhat Should You Do After Hitting an Animal on the Road?
Fall is the season when you’re most likely to see wild animals on the side of the road. Unfortunately, this has grim consequences sometimes. According to the Ministère des Transports du Québec, over 7,500 accidents involving large animals (deer, moose, caribou, black bears, etc.) happen each year in our province.

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NewsShed a Tear as the Final Lamborghini Aventador Rolls Off the Line
A major chapter in the history of Lamborghini came to an end this week when the very last, pure, naturally aspirated V12 Lamborghini rolled off the assembly line. The milestone model was an Aventador LP 780-4 Ultimae Roadster in a special light blue Ad Personam colour destined for the Swiss …
New ModelsPolestar 3 Teased Once More, Peak Output Revealed
It’s official: the all-new Polestar 3 will make its global debut on October 12 in Copenhagen, Denmark. The fully electric vehicle will be the young Swedish brand’s first SUV and inevitably become its best-selling product, too. An early teaser back in June showed a side view and now we have …
New Models2023 BMW XM is the New SUV King With Up to 735 Hp
Fans of BMW M cars probably won’t like it, but the German automaker has unveiled an ultra-high-performance SUV that is exclusive to its 50-year-old M division. The all-new 2023 BMW XM will enter production later this fall at the same South Carolina plant that builds the X3 to X7 models.
News2023 Ford Super Duty : New Looks, Tech, and Promising Capabilities
It's workhorses on parade in the industry right now. Yesterday, Chevrolet unveiled a new Silverado HD with improved capabilities and revamped styling. A Sierra HD should inevitably follow suit with GMC in the coming weeks. Today, it's in the blue oval's camp that things are happening, with the new Ford …
Hybrid/Plug-in HybridToyota Venza Gets Prime-Like PHEV Variant… in Japan
The Toyota Venza was brought back from the dead two years ago in a completely new package and with a hybrid-only powertrain. There are some key updates for 2023 including a Nightshade Edition, version 2.5 of the Toyota Safety Sense suite of active safety features, and a sophisticated new multimedia …
DealersStudy: Most EV Shoppers Still Prefer the Dealership Experience
Online sales are having a major impact across many industries, but it appears a large majority of people in the market for a new vehicle, including EVs, are not ready yet to make a purchase straight from the manufacturer. According to a new survey conducted by EVForward , a division …
NewsRam CEO Says Midsize Pickup Concept in the Works
We’re slowly getting closer to the return of a midsize pickup at Ram . Or so it seems. Ram CEO Mike Koval said in an interview with Automotive News that a concept is in the works and could be shown to dealers sometime in early 2023. Since the elimination of …
RacingValérie Limoges Makes Canadian Motorsport History
The 2022 Nissan Sentra Cup celebrated a new champion, Valérie Limoges, who made history this past weekend by becoming the first female racer to clinch an all-category title in Canadian road racing. Simon Charbonneau claimed victory in both races held this weekend at Circuit Mont-Tremblant. "This is a big day …

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Test Drives2022 Honda Accord Hybrid: Sort of Sporty Hybrid
With gas prices at an all-time high, we were glad to spend a full week with the 2022 Honda Accord Hybrid in top-line Touring trim. This midsize sedan offers a spacious interior and is one of only three to offer a gas-electric option along with the Hyundai Sonata and Toyota …
Test Drives2022 Toyota Tundra: Like a Japanese F-150 EcoBoost
Toyota took an eternity to redesign the Tundra, even though the latter is and will always be a distant threat to American full-size pickups. Our expectations for the all-new 2022 Tundra were still pretty high. As we found out in our weeklong test drive, Toyota designers and engineers have done …
Test Drives2022 Audi S3: The Consolation Prize
A few months ago, The Car Guide was invited to test drive the mighty new Audi RS 3 in Europe. We were led to believe that the car would be offered in Canada this year, but the company changed its mind at the last minute. If you want one, you’ll …
Test Drives2022 Toyota C-HR: Looks Aren't Everything
It’s true: We consume mostly with our eyes. First impressions are main in seconds the moment our eyes land on any given object. How does it make us feel as soon as we look at it? Is it attractive? Repulsive? Funny? Scary? Looks carry a huge amount of weight in …
Test Drives2022 Honda Civic Si: A Tech-Laden Driver’s Car
The Honda Civic Si is back and completely new for 2022. Based on the eleventh-generation Civic Sedan , it boasts pretty much the same looks. Of course, the powertrain has been revised from the previous Si, and there’s a whole bunch of new gadgets, too. But is the fun factor …
Test Drives2022 Subaru Forester Premier: Into the Woods We Go
The Subaru Forester has been a staple in the lineup since 1997, and since then it has gone through both cosmetic and technological changes and advances. Always the more rugged of the family tree, the latest iteration of the Forester continues to impress in terms of design and capability and …

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