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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 passionate about sports cars and all the latest technologies coming out of the automotive industry. In addition to contributing to the print and electronic versions of Le Guide de l’auto and The Car Guide, he is also a columnist for The National Post and driving.ca. In addition, Gabriel acts as the automotive expert on TVA’s Salut Bonjour! television program and regularly contributes to news reports for TVA, LCN, Argent and CTV.

Most recent articles

CES2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA: World Premiere at CES 2019
LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Last year, Mercedes-Benz introduced its new MBUX interface at CES in Las Vegas and this year the German carmaker chose to have the world premiere of the second-generation CLA compact four-door coupe at the same venue. The fact that Mercedes-Benz chose CES and not a traditional …
CESMercedes-Benz Urbanetic Concept: North American premiere at 2019 CES
LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Along with the highly-anticipated EQC all-electric SUV and the new second-generation CLA compact four-door coupe, Mercedes-Benz is showcasing its Vision Urbanetic Concept, created by Mercedes-Benz Vans, at the 2019 CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas. The Vision Urbanetic Concept, which was first revealed In September …
First Drives2019 Audi e-tron quattro: Electric is the Way Forward4.0/5
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – Over the past three years, Audi's electric e-tron quattro SUV has gone from a concept vehicle to a production model. We’ve already written a number of articles about its evolution, including its world premiere in San Francisco and our test drive of the prototype …
Los Angeles2019 BMW 8 Series: World Premiere in Los Angeles
The 8 Series Cabriolet is slated to hit Canadian BMW dealerships in March 2019. The first model to launch will be the M850i xDrive, powered by a 4.4-litre turbocharged V8 that produces 523 horsepower and 553 lb.-ft. of torque. With a $131,500 price tag, this vehicle gives BMW an edge …
Los Angeles2019 BMW X7: The 7 Series’ Alter Ego
Rounding out BMW’s line of luxury SUVs, the new X7 aims to prevent the Bavarian brand from losing buyers to the Mercedes-Benz GLS . The X7 is a very important vehicle for BMW, particularly in North America, where nearly 65% of the automaker’s SUVs are sold. In fact, the automaker …
Los Angeles2020 BMW M340i: While we Wait for the M3
BMW recently unveiled the seventh-generation of its flagship model, the 3 Series, at the Paris Motor Show. Now it’s the M340i xDrive’s turn at the Los Angeles Auto Show . It will be available for sale in summer 2019 as a 2020 model. In a bid to please purists, the …