Autos: Reviews

Review: 2018 Porsche Panamera E-Hybrid

Monday  19:58,   13 august 2018
wheels.ca

Sit in the supportive sport seats and twist the pseudo key fob on any Porsche Panamera E-Hybrid and there’s absolute silence. One old-fashioned physical gauge remains—smack dab in the centre—dedicated to displaying engine revolutions per minute, and [...]
Autos / Reviews

2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata Club First Test: The Perfect Roadster, Now Just More So

Monday  19:56,   13 august 2018
msn

Mazda's tossable retro ragtop just got a hit of horsepowerIt might not sound like a lot, but it is. A 17 percent election victory margin is a historic landslide. If you weighed 200 pounds and lost 17 percent of your weight, you would weigh 166[...]

2018 Kia Rio: Trying to Turn the Tide

Monday  18:58,   13 august 2018
msn

The subcompact-car segment in North America is struggling for three reasons. One, SUVs are now the hot item. Two, compact-sized cars cost only a few bucks more a month. Three, gasoline still isn’t expensive enough. A small car such as the redesigned [...]

First Drive: 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback

Friday  23:50,   10 august 2018
driving.ca

Compact hatch returns to its rightful place in Toyota's lineup better than everAnd a surprising resurrection it is. Up 31 horsepower from its predecessor, the 2.0-litre “Dynamic Force” — yes, with  168 horsepower on hand, that moniker is just a[...]

Is Jaguar’s four-cylinder F-Type a sacrilege? We find out.

Friday  17:51,   10 august 2018
autofile.ca

It’s light-footed on the road, still gorgeous and will be easier on your bank accountThis new iteration is getting a feistier version of JLR’s turbocharged, 2.0-litre, inline four-cylinder Ingenium powerplant, nestled under its forward-hinged[...]

2018 Subaru Crosstrek: Trendy Contender

Thursday  20:56,   09 august 2018
msn

Back in 1994, sensing that sport utility vehicles were going to be popular, Subaru wisely took a Legacy wagon, jacked up the suspension, added body cladding and with a few more changes, created the Outback. Over the years, it’s become an alternative [...]

Review: 2018 Cadillac XT5

Thursday  18:08,   09 august 2018
wheels.ca

Banking on the SUV today is a smart decision for carmakers. Heck, even Lamborghini has applied its angular supercar-first philosophy to one; and now Ferrari has thrown in the towel and is fast at work developing their own take on these jacked up[...]

2018 Lamborghini Huracán Performante Spyder First Drive Review

Thursday  18:01,   09 august 2018
msn

Same Brilliant Car—Just Louder and[...]

Test Drive: 2019 Ram 1500 Limited

Wednesday  18:40,   08 august 2018
autotrader.ca

<p>The Ram 1500 was already a very good truck. But the 2019 version? This is a great truck.</p>Brace yourselves, Ram haters, because this review is going to come off like a[...]

2019 Lincoln MKC first drive review: Sensible luxury

Wednesday  04:15,   08 august 2018
cnet

Tastefully restyled and boasting a greater focus on "quiet luxury," the MKC remains a well-rounded, sensible offering in among compact luxury crossover SUVs.The MKC likely won't set an enthusiast's heart aflame quite like an Audi Q5 or BMW [...]

2019 BMW M5 Competition First Drive: Fighting Weight

Tuesday  22:26,   07 august 2018
msn

Worthy upgrades make a great car even betterPreviously an option package, Competition is now a standalone model for 2019, geared to the customer who demands even sharper reflexes for track days and is even willing to sacrifice a bit of daily-driving [...]

First Drive: 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt

Tuesday  22:20,   07 august 2018
wheels.ca

If you’ve had the pleasure of enjoying Steve McQueen’s classic film, Bullitt, you’ll remember the iconic Ford Mustang GT that the protagonist drove. Indeed, from the movie’s release in 1968, that green pony car has been etched into our collective[...]

Review: 2018 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

Friday  18:31,   03 august 2018
wheels.ca

In case you’ve forgotten, this Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is the most powerful and fastest sedan on the planet. What Dodge is doing with this Hellcat, along with the Challenger Demon, represents the modern, golden age of muscle cars, and unlike[...]

2019 Infiniti QX50: Another Talent for the Rank and File

Friday  18:26,   03 august 2018
msn

For about 15 years and counting, Infiniti – Nissan’s luxury division – has set itself apart thanks to a lineup of dynamic vehicles that are more performance-oriented than their Japanese counterparts. Models like the G35, FX35/45 and those that[...]

First Ride: 2018 Triumph Tiger 1200 XCa

Friday  18:26,   03 august 2018
driving.ca

Triumph's Tiger 1200 XCa is a supremely comfortable adventure tourer and worth every pennyThe perfect bike, then, would have more than a modicum of power — 120 horsepower would be nice; 140 even nicer — but retain compliant suspension. It would[...]