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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

TokyoMazda Vision Coupe: A New Vision of Elegance
At the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show, Mazda is showcasing the evolution of the Kodo design language in what the automaker describes as “a new elegance.” The Mazda Vision Coupe is simply stunning. It embodies the automaker’s new design philosophy featuring classic aesthetics and a restrained style in accordance with Japanese …
TokyoMazda Kai Concept: The Next Mazda3 Sport
The Mazda Kai Concept was revealed at the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show and this small hatchback gives us a good indication of the look of future production models from the Japanese automaker. The Kai Concept is powered by the new SKYACTIV-X engine, which is set to become the world’s first …
New ModelsPolestar: A New Business Model
SHANGHAI, China – At the world premiere of the Polestar 1 in Shanghai, there was a lot of talk about the brand’s business model, as Polestar intends to become a digital car company and bring their cars to market using an all-inclusive, subscription-based service. Accordingly, the customer will not buy …
First DrivesPolestar 1: A New 600-horsepower Performance Hybrid
SHANGHAI, China – Polestar 1. That is the name of the new 600-horsepower performance hybrid created by Polestar, the Volvo Group’s performance brand. Built in part on Volvo’s Scalable Product Architecture and featuring a carbon fibre body, Polestar 1 is a 2+2 grand touring coupé outfitted with an electric performance …
First Drives2019 Audi A8: The Uber-techno Flagship Sedan4.5/5
The fourth-generation Audi A8 is a technological tour de force . It will arrive in Canadian showrooms in the third quarter of 2018, as a 2019 model, and it will come loaded with so much technology that it will be capable of driving itself. The Audi A8 is the first …
NewsGrand Opening of Lamborghini Uptown in Vaughan
The Greater Toronto Area now has a new Lamborghini dealership located in Vaughan. Lamborghini Uptown Toronto, property of Grand Touring Automobiles, is the first Canadian dealership to showcase the new corporate identity design and brand environment. Attending the gala opening on October 5th, Automobili Lamborghini CEO Stefano Domenicali declared: “We …