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Autos: Reviews

A skeptic’s review of Chevrolet’s all-electric Bolt

Monday  16:38,   27 august 2018
autofile.ca

The Bolt is a real, practical, fun-to-drive car with a few welcome surprisesIt’s not that I don’t believe we need to find ways to better protect our environment, I just don’t think electric cars are the “silver bullet,” despite the efforts of many... >>>

FIRST DRIVE: 2017 Nissan Sentra SR Turbo

Monday  16:38,   27 august 2018
autofile.ca

Nissan’s compact Sentra gets a turbo boost and a big dose of sportinessThis shortcoming is about to be resolved as the Sentra is getting a big boost in horsepower, torque and sportiness for... >>>

FIRST LOOK: Ford resurrects the Ranger

Monday  16:38,   27 august 2018
autofile.ca

Ford’s once-popular Ranger small pickup makes a comeback as a mid-size modelThe 2019 Ford Ranger, which will be introduced at the North American International Auto Show, is now a mid-size truck, engineered by North America’s pickup sales... >>>

QUICK TAKE: 2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom redefines full-size luxury

Monday  16:37,   27 august 2018
autofile.ca

Rolls-Royce Phantom still unmistakable as pinnacle of opulent badge appeal .Reworked opulenceInside, all the dials and screens are set behind a shallow panel of glass that runs the entire width of the cabin. This is actually a lot more impressive... >>>

Quick look: 2018 Range Rover Sport SVR

Monday  16:37,   27 august 2018
autofile.ca

For people who want an SUV to haul around a race track in record time , but plenty of people want one all the same.For them, Land Rover now offers a 575-hp SVR version of the Range Rover Sport. It’s not cheap – it starts at $132,000 – but it won’t... >>>

FIRST DRIVE: 2018 Buick Regal Sportback and GS

Monday  16:36,   27 august 2018
autofile.ca

Little changes add up to a more refined, luxurious and sophisticated look . The Sportback offers a sleek, sporty, coupe-like design, but in refusing to call itself a hatchback allows it to remain sophisticated and still provide a balance of form and >>>

2016 Subaru Crosstrek plays dirty while keeping clean

Monday  16:36,   27 august 2018
autofile.ca

Crosstrek straddles the line between compact SUV and subcompact crossover segments. Combining an engaged on road driving experience with unparalleled off-road capability, a comfortable and spacious cabin, along with industry leading green... >>>

First Drive Preview: 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 AT4 and Denali

Thursday  18:31,   23 august 2018
trucktrend

We jump behind the wheel of the all-new 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 in AT4 and Denali trim!Shortly after Chevrolet surprised us all when they unveiled the all-new and completely redesigned 2019 Silverado 1500 ahead of the 2018 North American International... >>>

Review: 2018 BMW G 310 GS

Wednesday  21:24,   22 august 2018
wheels.ca

“We’ve got the new G 310 GS for you,” they told me at BMW. “Oh, here we go again,” I thought. I’m not normally found in the ranks of conspiracy theory whack jobs, but sometimes you wonder if motorcycle companies aren’t colluding to have a giggle at... >>>

2019 Honda Pilot First Drive: Fixing the Issues

Wednesday  21:22,   22 august 2018
msn

Nine-speed tranny gets software and hardware updatesIn our long-term 2016 Pilot Elite, we had the transmission replaced under warranty at 21,428 miles (34,485 km) after we experienced jerkiness and audible chirps. Editor-in-chief Ed Loh, who... >>>

Review: 2018 Range Rover TD6

Wednesday  21:21,   22 august 2018
wheels.ca

Almost a half century ago (1970), the Range Rover was introduced to the world as arguably the first-ever luxury sport utility vehicle (SUV). Yes, there was the Jeep Wagoneer that bowed in 1962. It was high on utility, but marginal in terms of... >>>

Review: 2018 Subaru BRZ Coupe

Wednesday  21:21,   22 august 2018
wheels.ca

The Subaru BRZ sports coupe is a joint venture between Subaru and Toyota; the latter owns a small share of the former. It has been around since 2012, and hasn’t changed that much since, largely because not a lot needed changing. Except maybe for... >>>

TIRE TEST: BFGoodrich All-Terrain T-A K02 – Part 1

Wednesday  20:21,   22 august 2018
autofile.ca

A real-world evaluation of BFG All-Terrain T-A K02 tires on an old Jeep WranglerWe can’t make that direct comparison but we’re going to see how they perform in several seasons of multi-faceted operation in the real world. These initial impressions... >>>

Review: 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk

Monday  21:01,   20 august 2018
wheels.ca

You can hear it. When tottering about town at 1,000 rpm, you can hear it. When smashing through the countryside at 100, you can hear it. Oh, and when you sample the launch control system, you can definitely hear it. That telltale whine. To the... >>>

The 2019 Acura RDX Proclaims the Company's Purpose

Monday  21:00,   20 august 2018
roadandtrack

A small... >>>