Autos: Reviews

2018 Volkswagen Passat: New Heart, Old Bones

Monday  18:00,   16 july 2018
msn

The Passat has been around in its current form since the 2012 model year, and received little changes since its debut. It’s built in the United States, and is actually a different car—a bigger car—than the Passat sold in Europe, seeking to please a[...]

Test Drive: 2018 Jaguar F-Type SVR Coupe

Monday  17:55,   16 july 2018
autotrader.ca

<p>This is enough Look at Me trumpeting to make a Lamborghini Aventador the subtle choice.</p>Do you smoke after sex? The old Austin Powers line would be to reply, “I don’t know – I’ve never looked.” Be that as it may, there was a time when an [...]

Test Drive: 2018 Ford EcoSport SE FWD

Friday  18:07,   13 july 2018
autotrader.ca

<p>That tiny one-litre – half the displacement of a family-sized soda bottle! – is a better choice than you might expect</p>Despite its popularity since the dawn of time, the sedan is on life support, and it looks like Ford is going to pull[...]

2019 BMW X4: We Like it Even (M)ore

Friday  18:07,   13 july 2018
msn

BMW was the first manufacturer to take the "U" out of SUV. By that I mean that they minimized the vehicle’s practical aspects in favour of style and performance. First they did it with the X6, followed next by the X4. Obviously, this[...]

2019 Maserati Levante GTS Takes a Shot Across the Cayenne Turbo’s Bow

Friday  18:06,   13 july 2018
automobilemag

New 550-hp variant fills massive gap in the SUV’s lineupPONTIAC, Michigan — Forget any notions of Maserati as a sort of Italian Aston Martin. The new 2019 Maserati Levante GTS is aimed squarely at the Cayenne Turbo and the marque is going after[...]

Head to Head: 2018 Chevrolet Equinox Diesel vs 2018 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

Friday  18:04,   13 july 2018
autotrader.ca

<p>"For a vehicle this size to get anywhere close to this level of efficiency is impressive."</p>The AJAC EcoRun is a great showcase of all sorts of advanced auto tech, from hydrogen power, to EV power and everything in between.[...]

Review: 2018 Chevrolet Trax LT AWD

Friday  18:04,   13 july 2018
wheels.ca

If you want more proof that good things come in small packages take a look at the 2018 Chevrolet Trax . This small utility vehicle is a comfortable small crossover that will get you from A to B with little fuss and decent fuel economy.My tester for[...]

Review: 2019 Kia Sorento

Thursday  18:38,   12 july 2018
wheels.ca

Kia has misspelled Sorento’s name since the first generation vehicle was introduced in 2002 . Assuming of course the name comes from the Italian resort town, which is Sorrento — note, two Rs.What else could they have had in mind?The 2019 edition is[...]

First Drive: 2019 Volkswagen Jetta

Thursday  18:38,   12 july 2018
roadandtrack

The new Jetta is aim squarely at America: Extra Large and extra value.“We used to call the Jetta ‘fun to drive,’” a product manager said at the North American launch of the 2019 Jetta. “Now we like to call it ‘fun to be[...]

2018 smart EQ fortwo cabrio: City Savings

Thursday  18:36,   12 july 2018
msn

MONCTON, New Brunswick – Smart has always been a niche subset of the Mercedes-Benz brand with its unique take on city travel offerings. However recently, it has separated itself even more so by becoming the only brand, at least for now in North[...]

Test Drive: 2018 BMW X3

Wednesday  18:37,   11 july 2018
autotrader.ca

<p>A charming mashup of about one part M3 and two parts X3.</p>You are the boss of the 2018 BMW X3[...]

Test Drive: 2018 Audi RS5

Wednesday  18:36,   11 july 2018
autotrader.ca

<p>In Dynamic mode, the ride is hilarious.</p>Gawker Guy was creeping hard on the 2018 Audi RS5 tester, while I fed it a delicious tank of gasoline one[...]

Car Review: 2018 Ford Fusion Energi

Tuesday  18:32,   10 july 2018
driving.ca

Piloting the Ford Fusion Energi engenders an almost Zen-like calmHey, it’s not like I’m a complete Luddite, more like I’m not an early adopter. I did cast aside skepticism regarding hybrid vehicles years ago and I’m more than willing to look upon[...]

Car Review: 2018 Ford Fusion Energi

Tuesday  18:32,   10 july 2018
driving.ca

Piloting the Ford Fusion Energi engenders an almost Zen-like calmHey, it’s not like I’m a complete Luddite, more like I’m not an early adopter. I did cast aside skepticism regarding hybrid vehicles years ago and I’m more than willing to look upon[...]

2018 Honda Accord Hybrid: The efficient sedan that does it all, and well

Tuesday  18:32,   10 july 2018
cnet

2018 Honda Accord Hybrid: The efficient sedan that does it all, and wellWith the 2018 Honda Accord Hybrid, you don't even need to make any major sacrifices to live with a hybrid. We love the regular Accord midsize sedan, and all of its virtues -- a[...]