REVIEWS

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Review: 2021 Mercedes-Benz E 450 Sedan

September 25, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Redefining mid-level luxury with a delectable interior and an incredibly refined and efficient inline-six powertrain. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLA 45

September 24, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A wickedly capable, compact SUV that will appease small families wishing for a dual-purpose product. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Land Rover Defender 90

September 23, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Think of the Defender 90 as a more luxurious, more comfortable, and better built Jeep Wrangler or Ford Bronco. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Coupe

August 31, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Hitting all the right notes but failing to set itself apart in a crowded field of uber-sport SUVs. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Lexus RC F Track Edition

August 30, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

The Track Edition brings meaningful and palatable changes to the RC F but its large entrance fee makes it tough to recommend in such a competitive field of six-figure sports cars. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Land Rover Discovery P360

August 29, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

The updated seven-seater Discovery continues to excel in the areas that matter, namely road comfort, cargo hauling, and functionality. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody

August 28, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A pure, raw, and unforgiving driving experience that punishes the worst and rewards the best. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Volvo V60 Recharge

August 27, 2021 / Don Cheng

 

Long live the electric wagon. Read more.

 



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Comparison: 2021 Porsche Cayenne Coupe GTS vs. Maserati Levante GTS

August 10, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Not even storied motorsport brands are immune to preposterous oxymoronic SUVs, but these two GTS examples aim to convince us of their daily usability and dynamic prowess. Read more.

 



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Review: 2022 MINI Cooper S E

August 9, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

The perfect platform and footprint for an EV. Read more.

 



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Review: 2022 MINI JCW Convertible

August 8, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

An objectively compromised convertible but one that is never short on providing driving thrills. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Jaguar XF P300 R-Dynamic

August 7, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Objectively inferior to the German competition, but still a charming alternative for those who seek something outside the Teutonic box of bratwursts. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Lamborghini Huracán EVO RWD Spyder

July 16, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

With diminishing life expectancy on these evocative V10 convertibles, it’s safe to say that we’re currently living in the golden age of engaging and emotional automobiles. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 BMW M440i Cabriolet

July 15, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Despite the flurry of M badges, the M440i is a wonderfully competent convertible that focuses more on comfort and luxury amenities rather than downright performance. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Lexus IS 300 RWD

July 14, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

While we don’t see much of a market for the RWD variant in Canada, there are a few advantages that should cater towards a small minority. Read more.

 



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Review: 2022 MINI Cooper S 5-Door

July 13, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A bundle of joy brimming with charm, individuality, and a constantly improving interior that keeps the MINI appeal strong. Read more.

 



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Track Review: BMW M3, M4 Competition, M5 Competition, M2 CS

June 28, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Sampling BMW’s latest and greatest where they truly belong - the track. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Lexus LC 500

June 27, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

The last of a dying breed. Read more.

 



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Feature: Porsche 4.0-litre flat six-cylinder engine

June 14, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Just as small displacement motors with turbochargers have become the widely accepted norm, Porsche bucks the trend with a new naturally aspirated 4.0-litre flat-six that revs to the moon. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible

May 31, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Consider our expectations blown away. The C8 Stingray is the mid-engined sports car we had all hoped for. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600

May 18, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A first-class ride that solidifies Maybach’s place in the upper echelons of SUVs. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Lexus LS 500 Executive

May 17, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

An underappreciated and wonderfully unique executive sedan that deserves attention. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Acura TLX A-Spec

May 16, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Engaging to drive with a stiff chassis and clever torque vectoring, though it’s not quite the complete package we hoped it to be. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Mercedes-AMG E 63 S Wagon

May 10, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A Wild West wagon that marries family hauling abilities with plutonium-grade performance. Read more.

 



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Review: 2022 Acura MDX A-Spec

May 9, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Despite performance setbacks, the MDX aces road comfort and interior design, warranting itself as a top SUV contender. Read more.

 



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Review: LEGO Technic Ferrari 488 GTE

May 3, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A Ferrari for the masses. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Volvo XC90 Recharge

May 2, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Limited but usable electric range that augments the XC90’s excellent road manners and chic wool-upholstered interior. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Audi RS 6 Avant

April 26, 2021 / Sammy Chan

 

Delivering all the comfort and cargo space you'd expect from an SUV, but with the gorgeous looks and engaging V8 engine of a sports car. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Cadillac Escalade Sport Platinum

April 25, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

The Cadillac we have all been waiting for. Read more.

 



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Review: 2020 Lamborghini Huracán EVO RWD

April 20, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A pure and playful driver’s car offering both poise and noise, the Huracán EVO RWD is automotive theatre distilled to its most basic and raw elements. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Porsche Macan GTS

April 19, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Sitting in the sweet spot of the Macan range with a handful of performance-oriented upgrades and a pleasing sports exhaust. Read more.

 



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Review: LEGO Technic Porsche 911 RSR

April 13, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

The apex predator of Porsche’s endurance GT cars is now available in LEGO form, complete with a functioning engine, damper system, and authentic livery and decals. Read more.

 



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Review: 2020 Audi e-tron Sportback

April 12, 2021 / Sammy Chan

 

Come for the brand and zero-emission mindset. Stay for the sublime ride quality. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Volvo S90 Recharge

April 11, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

An effective plug-in hybrid sedan that does little to innovate its way forward, but rests on its laurels with a compliant ride and charming interior. Read more.

 



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Review: 2022 Infiniti QX55 AWD Sensory

April 9, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Finely crafted and frugal with fuel, but follows the trend rather than blazing its own. Read more.

 



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Review: LEGO Technic McLaren Senna GTR

April 6, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

McLaren only built 75 examples of the $2 million dollar Senna GTR, but this genuinely impressive LEGO set ensures you don’t have to be a millionaire to enjoy one. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 BMW X5 xDrive45e

April 5, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A zero-emission mindset to positively augment the X5’s already calm and collected road manners, ergonomically sound interior, and handsome good looks. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Rolls-Royce Ghost

March 31, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Struck gold on GME? Well then there’s no better way to celebrate than with the new Ghost. Champagne flutes included. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 BMW 330e xDrive

March 30, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A perfect candidate for those unsure about living with an EV, and who only want to keep one foot forward while also resting back on the combustion engines they have grown accustomed to. Read more.