Authors

Full time journalists

  • Frédéric Mercier
    As a life-long car buff, Frédéric Mercier got his start in automobile journalism at the age of 19 with a gig revising technical data sheets for The Car Guide. He launched into full-time car writing in 2014 after completing a degree in Journalism from Laval University and today he is …
  • Germain Goyer
    An automobile enthusiast for as long as he can remember, Germain Goyer has fond childhood memories of Sunday mornings watching Villeneuve and Schumacher and playing with Hot Wheels and Matchbox toy cars. Nowadays, he prefers being at the wheel of his Volkswagen Jetta GLX VR6 1998, his Mercury Grand Marquis …
  • Julien Amado
    When his elementary school teacher asked Julien what he wanted to do when he grew up, his answer was “the same thing as Alain Prost.” His love for everything on two or four wheels has only gotten stronger ever since, particularly auto racing from the 1980s to this day. Following …
  • Marc-André Gauthier
    Marc-André graduated in both Business Administration and Journalism, while his passion for cars comes from his father and great uncle. He prides himself on covering the auto industry as an unbiased writer and likes to share some history and economics lessons with readers though his car reviews and blogs. After …

Contributors

  • Antoine Joubert
    Antoine was a motor vehicle enthusiast long before he could even say the word “car.” In fact, his first utterings were probably the rumblings of an engine. By the age of four, he knew the logos for different vehicle makes and by the time he was six, he could tell …
  • Gabriel Gélinas
    An automobile writer since 1991, Gabriel Gélinas found journalism by way of auto racing. He was a driver before becoming the head instructor at the Jim Russell driving school at the Mont Tremblant Circuit. There, he developed several advanced driving programs for various automobile manufacturers. As a journalist, Gabriel is …
  • Marc Lachapelle
    An automobile journalist with more than 30 years of experience, Marc Lachapelle joined The Car Guide after cutting his teeth as a motorcycle journalist and photographer. He spent years as the automobile columnist for Affaires Plus magazine and Les Affaires daily newspaper. In 2000, he became editor in chief of …
  • Mathieu St-Pierre
    Matt picked up his first press car in December of 1998—a beautiful brand new 1999 Mazda Protegé LX. He was promptly rear-ended by a beige Corolla (true story). He immediately accepted the challenge of informing car buyers the world over that there are alternatives to the Corolla. At over 40 …
  • Alain Morin
    Alain Morin has been a full-time journalist for nearly 10 years. His career started in 1997, when Alain began volunteering for the Le Tacot, the magazine of the Granby Classic Car Club. He then went on to contribute to the Quebec Classic Car Club's Auto Ancienne magazine, as well as …
  • Guillaume Rivard
    After graduating in Journalism back in 2003, Guillaume Rivard started as a freelance writer for various websites, magazines, and newspapers such as Journal Métro for which he contributed auto-related content. After working for several years at Auto123.com as a translator, writer and finally chief writer, he joined the group of …
  • Miriam Pomerleau
    After filling various positions at one of the largest car dealerships in all of Canada, Miriam started working in the field of commercial and industrial displays, and soon fell in love with the media world. She wrote for a number of production companies, created TV concepts and hosted radio shows …
  • David Miller
    All it took was one auto race for the car enthusiast bug to hit. Since that time, David's passion for cars, racing and everything in between has directed him into the auto industry. He's a jack of all trades with experience in business development, marketing, writing and editing in the …
  • Hugues Gonnot
    With a background in engineering, Hugues Gonnot’s passion for cars is ultimately what drove him to become an automotive writer in 2000. For as long as he can remember, he has always been fascinated with everything on four wheels, devouring any car-related magazine or article he could find. Hugues served …