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Autos: Reviews

2019 GMC Sierra Denali and AT4 First Test: Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

Thursday  17:03,   13 september 2018
msn

Driving the best Sierras money can buyGMC has been saying for some time it would distance itself from Chevrolet to bolster its unique selling proposition. We've seen baby steps in the past, but this new Sierra is a noteworthy milestone, all the more [...]

Test Drive: 2018 Porsche 718 Boxster GTS

Thursday  14:15,   13 september 2018
autotrader.ca

Body roll is literally nonexistent.The Boxster launched in 1997 as a blazing beacon of automotive value in Porsche’s Canadian lineup, at a time where Bluetooth and floor mats were still options on six-figure Porsche 911 models. With a sweet-sounding [...]

First Drive: 2019 Lexus UX

Thursday  14:15,   13 september 2018
driving.ca

Lexus' new subcompact crossover will be available in two flavours — and the hybrid's the way to goThe starting point is the UX 200. It arrives with an all-new 2.0-litre engine that pushes 168 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque through...[...]

Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain Diesel Forbidden Fruit Review

Thursday  14:15,   13 september 2018
msn

The SUV...[...]

Review: 2019 Jeep Cherokee Limited 4X4

Thursday  14:15,   13 september 2018
wheels.ca

There’s always some conflict between our desire for progress and the reluctance to accept change. It’s a tension particularly acute within the iconic Jeep lineup where designers and engineers constantly balance styling evolutions against the...[...]

2018 Lincoln MKZ: Quietly Slipping By

Tuesday  15:05,   11 september 2018
msn

The current generation of the MKZ appeared at a time when Lincoln was in the process of reinventing itself. Back in 2011 or so, it went all out, renaming itself the Lincoln Motor Company, opening a dedicated creative agency in New York City and...[...]

Review: 2018 Audi R8 Spyder V10 Plus

Monday  20:26,   10 september 2018
wheels.ca

If you want to know, friends, what a proper aspirational brand identity vehicle looks like, the Audi R8 provides an excellent example. The mid-engine supercar inspired by Audi’s long period of racing dominance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the R8...[...]

Pickup Review: 2018 Ford F-150 Diesel

Monday  17:36,   10 september 2018
driving.ca

We took Ford's diesel F-150 and answered a simple question — can you drive from Ottawa to Halifax on one tank?At least, that’s the way it looked on paper. And that was my goal, upon taking possession of a four-wheel-drive F-150 Lariat crew cab,...[...]

2018 Volkswagen Atlas: Conquering America

Monday  17:26,   10 september 2018
msn

Although the Volkswagen Touareg was an excellent midsize SUV, it might have been a little too European—and expensive—to attract North American families into the brand’ product portfolio. Based on the same architecture as the Porsche Cayenne and Audi [...]

Review: 2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid XLE

Monday  16:57,   10 september 2018
wheels.ca

Not long ago, Akio Toyoda decreed the Big T would operate under the “no more boring cars” ethos. The man had a point. For ages, Toyota traded on the premise that they were in the business of selling solidly-built machines with great resale values....[...]

Test Drive: 2018 Volkswagen Passat GT

Monday  13:50,   10 september 2018
autotrader.ca

German car fans aren’t pedantic, they’re precise. Or so they insist. Either way, should you accidentally refer to this car as being equipped with a “V6” engine within earshot of somebody wearing a T-shirt with a neon picture of a slammed Corrado on...[...]

2019 Dodge Durango Pursuit Review: Hot Pursuer

Friday  17:41,   07 september 2018
motortrend

There's a new sheriff('s ride) in townPrepare to add a new grille design to that area of your brain that triggers the panic response of lifting and/or downshifting and/or braking when your peripheral rearview-mirror vision senses a police...[...]

FIRST DRIVE: Mazda’s new Skyactiv-X technology

Friday  00:26,   07 september 2018
autofile.ca

Skyactiv-X brings diesel performance and efficiency to gasoline enginesMazda, however, believes it has found the elusive solution and plans to include an HCCI engine in its 2019 line-up. The new engine will generate up to 30% more power while using...[...]

Bike Comparo: Honda CRF250 Rally vs Kawasaki Versys-X 300

Friday  00:25,   07 september 2018
autofile.ca

Which bike is better all depends on what compromises you’re willing to make . Thanks for taking the time to read this article. If you'd like more great automotive content visit Autofile on the web, the Autofile Facebook page or follow Autofile on...[...]

First Drive: 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

Friday  00:16,   07 september 2018
wheels.ca

Ladson, South Carolina – Mercedes-Benz showed off a pair of new vehicles this week, and while one is a whole lot more glamorous, the other is likely more important to the company. It’s a big deal, and that’s a reference to the size of the beast....[...]