Autos: Reviews

Review: 2019 BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé

Thursday  19:50,   02 august 2018

Compromise? What compromise? You really don’t want that SUV, do you? Admit it: you’re only considering buying one because you want a liftgate and a good amount of space, and everyone else is doing it. If you’re comparing specs for crossovers but[...]
Autos / Reviews

2019 BMW M2 Competition First Drive: A Fresh Slice

Thursday  19:45,   02 august 2018

Entry-level M anointed with a new engine, suspension, and titleNow, BMW has taken that power of multiplication to its performance lineup. M Competition is a new standalone model, slotting a notch above the entry-level M Performance and storied M[...]

2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera First Drive: Glorious. Glorious. Glorious.

Wednesday  19:54,   01 august 2018

The Aston We’ve Been Waiting 104 Years For.Logic can therefore be tricky, especially, I'd argue, in the case of overwhelmingly beautiful sports cars. The Aston Martin DBS Superleggera is fist-chewingly gorgeous; cars with 715 horsepower are[...]

First Drive: 2019 Audi TTS

Wednesday  19:09,   01 august 2018

If you know the history, you would doubtless agree that to introduce a new version of a car named TT, a logical place would be the Isle of Man .If you don’t know the history, here’s a brief primer:The small island in the Irish Sea which boasts the[...]

2019 Subaru Ascent First Test: Three-Row Winner

Wednesday  19:06,   01 august 2018

Three rows for a[...]

Review: 2018 Jaguar F-Type coupe

Wednesday  19:06,   01 august 2018

On pure visual appeal, the Jaguar F-Type is what every two-door sports coupe aspires to be. Long hood, short deck handsomeness with a rakish profile and enough visual cues to invoke brand identity, but not in a way that feels gratuitous or dripping[...]

2018 Lincoln Navigator 4x4

Wednesday  15:36,   01 august 2018

Three tons of speedy, hedonistic SUV pleasure.For even deeper coverage of the Lincoln Navigator, view our Buyer’s Guide in-depth[...]

Quick Take: 2018 Infiniti QX80

Tuesday  18:31,   31 july 2018

Slightly re-mastered oldie is still a goodieOh, sure, a new grille and LED lighting arrived for 2015, but that's hardly a significant change. And for 2018, the QX80 received a more significant update from the A-pillar forward, and its headlights now [...]

2019 Toyota 86 TRD Special Edition First Drive Review

Tuesday  18:28,   31 july 2018

Knowing which 86 to[...]

Review: 2018 Honda Accord Hybrid

Tuesday  18:27,   31 july 2018

A distance of 411.7 km on 22.1 litres of regular gasoline is a result I’ll take anytime. But this was in a mid-size Honda Accord Hybrid, not a plug-in or engine-assisted electric car. My distance was theoretically enough to make it from Toronto to[...]

2018 Ferrari Portofino: First Drive

Tuesday  18:27,   31 july 2018

No longer a black sheep, Ferrari's entry-level GT bumps up the power, poise, and desirability.So, despite purists’ distaste for the California recipe, there are no big changes to its successor, the Portofino. It has a new name, cribbed from a[...]

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS 450 Is a Glorious Return for the Straight Six Engine

Monday  23:07,   30 july 2018

Back in 2004, Mercedes defined the modern four-door coupe with the very first Mercedes-Benz CLS, which was basically an E-Class intentionally bent out of shape in a tragic styling exercise incident. Now there’s a third generation with an exciting[...]

2019 Hyundai Veloster N First Drive: N for Nurburgring

Monday  21:59,   30 july 2018

Making Hyundai[...]

Review: 2018 Honda CRF1000L2 Africa Twin Adventure Sports

Monday  21:59,   30 july 2018

“So-o-o,” I replied. “It’s not a DCT model then?” Kim from Honda turned towards me. Her years as a PR wrangler extraordinaire had attuned her to early signs of journalistic whining. “Hey, you’re the first journo in Canada to ride it”, she countered. [...]

First Look: 2019 BMW M2 Competition

Monday  21:58,   30 july 2018

On the track, the M2 is right at home , with inputs and reflexes that are direct and satisfying. It's ridiculously easy to explore the limits at any speed or angle and still have the confidence to rein it back in. There's even more steering feel[...]