Autos: Reviews

2017 Honda Civic Si: Hasn’t Lost its Charm

Tuesday  23:38,   05 december 2017

The Si badge has been synonymous with sporty Hondas since the 1980s. The Civic Si is still with us today, more than 30 years later. Can we call it an iconic vehicle, in the same vein as the Volkswagen Golf GTI, which pioneered the Hot Hatch [...]

Exclusive: Tesla Model 3 Long Range First Test

Tuesday  18:00,   05 december 2017
Motor Trend

We get the first instrumented test of the electric car that could change the worldIn the case of the Model 3, Tesla engaged in a moment of stagecraft genius: a real-time reservation counter appeared on the screen behind the three cars rotating on[...]

2018 Kia Stinger GT

Friday  19:08,   01 december 2017
Car and Driver

We delve into Kia's powerful new rear-driver to see if it delivers on its sporty promise.That the Kia Stinger looks as outrageously low and mean as it does is perhaps our highest praise for the new four-door sport hatch. Few and far between are[...]

We drive the unobtainable 2018 Volkswagen T-Roc

Wednesday  21:07,   29 november 2017

The bad news is, we won’t get the new T-Roc in North America. Pity!That’s too bad. The T-Roc is a lovely compact SUV, one size down from the Tiguan and so stylish it can be bought in dozens of different colour combinations. There are six different[...]

SUV Review: 2018 Mini John Cooper Works Countryman All4

Tuesday  21:56,   28 november 2017

As long as you're willing to overlook the compromises, the JCW-tuned Mini Countryman is a hoot – for a crossoverYet, thanks to its increased dimensions, there is much more versatility to the four-door Countryman, the biggest model in Mini’s[...]

2018 Maserati Ghibli Captivates With Italian Charm

Tuesday  21:55,   28 november 2017

Extensively refreshed for the 2018 model year, the Maserati Ghibli sedan returns with fresh styling, new technology, and even more Italian enthusiasm.The 2018 Maserati GranSport, boasting Brembo brakes with red[...]

2018 Subaru WRX: With a CVT, it's Weird

Tuesday  21:55,   28 november 2017

The Subaru WRX is a car that needs little introduction. Ever since its debut in the early 2000s, the rally-derived Japanese sport compact quickly earned the respect of enthusiasts simply by the amount of performance it offered for the price. A[...]

2018 Kia Stinger: Entering Uncharted Territory

Tuesday  17:50,   28 november 2017

<p>The Stinger abides by the famous saying: “it's all about the journey, not the destination.”</p>If you haven't been privy to the auto show circuit or Kia press releases, one would be stumped to find the pattern. Kia products don't enter[...]

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor First Test Review: Off-Road Super Truck!

Thursday  17:25,   23 november 2017
Motor Trend

No other truck is as bonkers as 2017 the Ford F-150 Raptor. From the streets to the dirt, this is a pickup that’s gone mad in a good way—one that makes you feel alive when you drive it like you stole it, pretending you’re in the Baja 1000 the moment [...]

What’s it like to drive the exotic McLaren 570GT?

Wednesday  19:53,   22 november 2017

The latest addition to the McLaren lineup is truly a civilized exoticMcLaren Automotive was founded in 2010 with the overt ambition of taking on the likes of Ferrari, Lamborghini and Porsche, in a market hungry for the latest and fastest supercars.[...]

First Drive: 2018 Maserati Ghibli

Tuesday  22:42,   21 november 2017

Mid-model refresh keeps the Italian sports sedan as a stylish alternative to the GermansMaserati certainly fits that bill. Storied past? Absolutely, everything from the famed to 6C 34 to the “Birdcage” seared into automotive lore. Checkered past?[...]

Hardcore Track Special – 2018 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE Review

Tuesday  22:42,   21 november 2017

<p>What GM Performance division engineers have done with this Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE is nothing short of remarkable.</p>That’s right, you can take this American made, 1,730-kilogram Camaro to your local track day and blow the doors off[...]

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLA250 4Matic First Test: Fun, But Far From Perfect

Friday  19:51,   17 november 2017
Motor Trend

Let’s face it: Subcompact crossovers aren’t known for their blistering acceleration or high-grade interiors. In fact, some can be quite slow and quite Spartan. From the Toyota C-HR we’ve clocked hitting 60 mph in 10.8 seconds to the well-worn cabin[...]

2018 Toyota Camry First Test Review: Big Improvement but is it Enough?

Wednesday  19:52,   15 november 2017
Motor Trend

The Toyota Camry is still the one to beat in the midsize car segment. Sales through October of this year already total 308,759. The only other sedan close to that level is the Honda Accord at 277,542 for the first 10 months. So with everyone in the[...]

2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2: Life Off (or On) the Beaten Path

Tuesday  20:23,   14 november 2017

If you spend most of your weekends outside, hitting the trails and having fun going where very few vehicles can physically reach, then you probably already own some sort of off-road vehicle. An ATV or a dirt bike, perhaps, but also a Jeep Wrangler,[...]