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Test Drives2019 Maserati Levante: A Unique Italian SUV
The 2019 Maserati Levante stands out from other premium luxury SUVs with unique styling and a very opulent interior, not to mention the exhilarating performance it delivers. It’s not every day one gets the chance to drive a Maserati. For more than a century, this Italian brand has built sporty …
Classic CarsSorry, Dodge: Meet the World’s First Production Minivan
Introduced in 1983 as a glorified expression of the popular wagons from the 1970s, the Dodge Caravan is widely recognized as the first modern minivan. It set a benchmark for versatility and value that still exists today. However, one could argue it wasn’t the first production minivan in the world.
Test Drives2019 Subaru Ascent: Rising Slowly
We can’t blame Subaru for introducing a three-row, midsize SUV on the North American market. After all, more than a million of these family haulers find homes each year in the United States, so there’s potential to rake in a lot of cash. As a direct rival to the Ford …
First DrivesVolkswagen ID. Buggy Concept: Driving an Electric Dune Buggy
MONTEREY, California— As part of the festivities surrounding the 2019 Monterey Car Week, Volkswagen gave us the incredible opportunity to test drive its new, zero-emission ID. Buggy, which initially made its debut at the Geneva Auto Show in March. This one-off concept was hand-built by a small team of 30 …
First Drives2021 BMW 330e: Plug-in Hybrid with AWD, How Nice!
Munich, Germany— Unlike the previous 330e, which was available with rear-wheel drive only, the plug-in hybrid variant of the seventh-generation BMW 3 Series will be sold in Canada in a single configuration equipped with the company’s xDrive all-wheel drive system when it arrives just in time for next spring. The …

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NewsPricing Announced for the 2020 Karma Revero GT
The California-based producer of electrified vehicles is about to launch the new generation of its Revero sedan, and a base price has been announced. The current car, born in 2011 as the Fisker Karma, is available in three dealerships across Canada—Montreal, Waterloo and Vancouver. The 2020 Karma Revero GT is …
News2020 Honda Civic Si Receives an Update, Too
A week after announcing changes to the Civic Hatchback , Honda is back in the news with the updated 2020 Civic Si Sedan and Si Coupe, which will go on sale across Canada next month. Both models get exterior styling enhancements including redesigned lower bumper fog light housings, which now …
New Models2020 Audi RS 6 Avant is Coming to Canada
The fourth-generation Audi RS 6 Avant will finally be available in Canada sometime in 2020, much to the delight of performance enthusiasts looking for a car that’s equal parts sporty, elegant and versatile. While many automakers are obsessed with SUVs and crossovers, Audi Canada has decided to expand its RS …
News2020 Toyota Sequoia: One More Go Before a Complete Makeover
The Toyota Sequoia hasn’t had any major updates for ages. In fact, the current generation dates back to 2008 and it’s now largely eclipsed by the entire competition. Is the Japanese automaker leaving its full-size SUV to rot? It might look like it, but in reality a completely new model …
ElectricFord and Lincoln Electric Midsize SUVs Planned for 2023
Back in March, Ford said it would invest over $850 million in its Flat Rock, Michigan assembly plant to develop an all-new modular platform dedicated to electric vehicles. That was part of a larger $11 billion investment to launch 40 electrified vehicles within the next few years. We know there …
ElectricHere’s Where Charging Stations Outnumber Gas Stations
The shift toward electric mobility is accelerating at a remarkable pace globally, both in terms of vehicles and infrastructure. The latest evidence comes from a country on the other side of the Altantic, where the number of charging stations now exceeds the number of gas stations. We’re not even talking …
New ModelsBugatti Unveils Super-exclusive, 1,577-Hp Centodieci
Bugatti promised to make a big announcement this week at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in California. Well, this is it. Meet the all-new Centodieci, a car that pays tribute to the classic EB110 from the early 1990s. Despite its phenomenal speed, the latter wasn’t as successful as the company …
New ModelsMcLaren’s Ultimate Series to Add a Roadster in 2020
If you’re not too familiar with McLaren cars, the first thing you have to know is that they’re split into three different groups—four if you consider the new GT , which is in a class of its own. There’s the entry-level Sport Series that includes six models ranging from the …
NewsOriginal Ford Mustang from "Bullitt" Soon to be Auctioned
One of the most iconic and legendary movie cars of all time is set to change hands. And it could sell for a record price. One of the two Ford Mustangs used for the shooting of Bullitt will be auctioned off in January in Florida. The car's owner, Sean Kiernan, …

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Test Drives2019 Mazda CX-9: The Gymnast
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Test Drives2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country: More Fun Than an SUV
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Test Drives2019 Volvo XC40: Still in Seduction Mode
Volvo’s smallest SUV has been on sale for about a year now. We love it enough to have handed it the Best Buy title in its category for the 2019 model year, and it’s a breath of fresh air in its segment—at least from a design perspective. We thought it …
Test Drives2019 Lincoln MKC: One Last Show
The MKC is knocking on death’s door. The 2020 Lincoln Corsair, its replacement in the brand’s line-up, was unveiled at this year’s New York Auto Show. Wait—didn’t the MKC get a facelift for the 2019 model year? It did, and it doesn’t make sense from a financial standpoint for the …
Test Drives2020 Hyundai Elantra: Still Good Enough for Bronze
The Hyundai Elantra is one of the most popular cars in Canada. And for good reason. Despite a drop of about 9 percent last year, it still sold more than 41,000 units. Korea’s finest compact ranks third in the country behind only the Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla. The quality …
Test Drives2019 Acura RDX: Just in Time
These days, if a luxury brand portfolio isn’t filled with SUVs of all shapes and sizes, it’s because someone high up within the company messed up. That person—or it could be a committee—misjudged the shift towards light trucks and are left struggling with declining sales. We don’t know who these …

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2020 Mazda CX-30
Described as a new core model, the CX-30 slots between the diminutive (too small for some) CX-3 and the popular CX-5 . It embodies the latest evolution of Mazda’s KODO design language, with a particularly sexy hood line and rear section, while adding sizable cladding around the wheel arches for …
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Audi Q4 e-tron concept
Smaller than the e-tron quattro , the new Q4 e-tron Concept features a long wheelbase that maximizes interior room. In terms of size, it stands at 4.59 metres long, 1.90 metres wide and 1.61 metres tall. During the press conference, Audi president and CEO Bram Schott announced that the Q4 …
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Volkswagen ID. Buggy
Barely four metres long and slightly less than two metres wide, the I.D. Buggy concept is a cute nod to the good old dune buggies that were powered by Volkswagen Beetle engines. As was the case then, it comes standard with rear-wheel drive. However, an AWD system could be fitted …
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Alfa Romeo Tonale Concept
Italian brand Alfa Romeo has just revealed a new concept SUV at the Geneva Auto Show , and it previews what could be its first plug-in hybrid model.
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Pininfarina Battista
“The Battista represents purity, beauty and rarity, and a vision for sustainability that appeals to the heart as much as the head,” said Michael Perschke, CEO, Automobili Pininfarina. It will be the most powerful car ever designed and built in Italy and will make you fall in love with electric …
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