REVIEWS

aventador svj roadster

 

Review: 2020 Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Roadster

November 30, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

There are few things in life that impart such a single-minded, cathartic experience, this being one of the legal ones. Read more.

 



2020 volvo xc40 t5 inscription

 

Review: 2020 Volvo XC40 T5 Inscription

November 29, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Beaming with youthful energy while still keeping the brand’s DNA close to heart. Read more.

 



2020 gla250

 

Review: 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA 250

November 24, 2020 / Don Cheng

 

With grown up road manners and an army of new technology, the GLA now presents itself as less of a teenager, and more of a restrained professional. Read more.

 



2020 stelvio ti sport

 

Review: 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Ti

November 23, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Style, charm, and emotion still run strong with Alfa’s only SUV, and interior ergonomics and material choice are much improved this time around. Read more.

 



2021 Toyota GR Supra A91 Edition

 

Review: 2021 Toyota GR Supra A91 Edition

November 16, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

A performance benchmark within reasonable monetary reach, the Supra lives up to its name despite borrowing Germanic parts. Read more.

 



mini jcw gp gp3

 

Review: 2021 MINI John Cooper Works GP

November 15, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

The hardcore MINI that we have all been waiting for. Read more.

 



2021 jeep gladiator mojave

 

Review: 2021 Jeep Gladiator Mojave

November 14, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Jeep's first desert-rated sand runner is more distinctive and more civilized than its Rubicon stablemate. Read more.

 



2020 volvo xc90 t8 rdesign

 

Review: 2020 Volvo XC90 T8 R-Design

November 9, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Aging like a fine wine. Read more.

 



2021 chevrolet trailblazer

 

Review: 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer Activ

November 8, 2020 / Don Cheng

 

Blazing a trail with plenty of potential in its lower and middle trims. Read more.

 



2021 ftype r

 

Review: 2021 Jaguar F-Type R Convertible

November 2, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

One of the most theatrical and dramatic entrants in the six-figure convertible hemisphere. Looks, sound, and charm, are all in the cards. Read more.

 



lexus lc500 convertible

 

Review: 2021 Lexus LC 500 Convertible

November 1, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

A seriously underrated drop top with an operatic voice and a gorgeous cabin design. Read more.

 



wrangler rubicon

 

Review: 2020 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon

October 31, 2020 / Don Cheng

 

The most incapable capable car in the world, and we wouldn’t have it any other way. Read more.

 



cadillac ct5v awd

 

Review: 2021 Cadillac CT5-V AWD

October 26, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Not a traditional hairy-chested V product but a surprisingly vocal, engaging, and agile bruiser that will surely ring in new and loyal customers. Read more.

 



2021 mini countryman

 

Review: 2021 MINI Cooper S Countryman ALL4

October 25, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

With decent cargo space and a heightened seating position, MINI’s largest vehicle will continue to be popular for those seeking charm and functionality mixed into one clever package. Read more.

 



a-spec mdx

 

Review: 2020 Acura MDX A-Spec

October 18, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Tried and true, but ready for a change. Read more.

 



2020 encore gx buick

 

Review: 2020 Buick Encore GX

October 17, 2020 / Don Cheng

 

Treading that fine line between being a luxury and a mainstream offering. Read more.

 



gle53 amg 2021

 

Review: 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLE 53

October 12, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Though lacking speed and performance, the GLE 53 gains its advantage with an army of innovative tech, hybrid fluidity, and a whimsical AMG soundtrack. Read more.

 



2020 civic touring

 

Review: 2020 Honda Civic Sedan Touring

October 12, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Still a heavy hitter for the masses, no matter the body style. Read more.

 



xt4 caddy 2020

 

Review: 2020 Cadillac XT4 Sport

October 11, 2020 / Don Cheng

 

Time will tell if the XT4 is favoured among young crossover buyers but the high starting price and cut-throat competition won’t make it easy. Read more.

 



civic type r 2020

 

Review: 2020 Honda Civic Type R

October 4, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Delivering a sensory overload, the Type R remains one of the most engaging performance vehicles under $45,000. Read more.

 



xt6 caddy 2020

 

Review: 2020 Cadillac XT6 Sport

October 3, 2020 / Don Cheng

 

Everything that you would expect from a three-row Cadillac, the good and the bad. Read more.

 



quattroporte granlusso 2020

 

Review: 2020 Maserati Quattroporte S Q4 GranLusso

September 29, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Sweep your ergonomic woes aside and you will find much to enjoy, from the elegant materials and sonorous exhaust note to its unique Italian road presence. Read more.

 



blazer rs 2020

 

Review: 2020 Chevrolet Blazer RS

September 28, 2020 / Don Cheng

 

A compelling but pricey option for those seeking a muscle car inspired SUV. Read more.

 



honda passport 2020

 

Review: 2020 Honda Passport Touring

September 27, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

The Passport is a breath of fresh air, and remains one of our top recommended SUVs of 2020. Read more.

 



cla45 amg 2020

 

Review: 2020 Mercedes-AMG CLA 45

September 14, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Uncompromising, high-octane fun, stuffed into a compact footprint. Read more.

 



charger hellcat widebody 2020

 

Review: 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody

September 13, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

A tamer but no less hairy-chested 707-hp muscle car sedan that lights up a smile as much as it does its rear tires. Read more.

 



benz gls580 2020

 

Review: 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 580

September 9, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

An exceedingly effective family hauler that submerses its occupants in a first-class cabin worthy of the S-Class title. Read more.

 



yokohama avid ascend 2020

 

Review: Yokohama Avid Ascend LX All-Season Tires

September 8, 2020 / Sammy Chan

 

Yokohama's newest all-season tire delivers performance, value, and a lengthy treadwear warranty. Read more.

 



porsche 992 base carrera 2020

 

Review: 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera

August 31, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

The new sweet spot of the 992 range. Read more.

 



hyundai sonata ultimate 2020

 

Review: 2020 Hyundai Sonata Ultimate 1.6T

August 30, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

The revamped Sonata doesn’t topple the Camry or Accord but its ritzy interior and daring new looks should help stir up this rather dormant segment. Read more.

 



subaru legacy gt 2020

 

Review: 2020 Subaru Legacy Premier GT

August 23, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Maintaining the status quo as a dependable all-weather family sedan, now with more compliant road manners and subtle but positive tweaks to its interior design. Read more.

 



bmw x6 m50i 2020

 

Review: 2020 BMW X6 M50i

August 22, 2020 / Don Cheng

 

You no longer need to make excuses for the X6. It now has enough rear seat headroom and bewildering performance to become a well-rounded and justified SUV purchase. Read more.

 



ford explorer st 2020

 

Review: 2020 Ford Explorer ST

August 17, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

More deserving of the ST badge than the Edge, but still an underwhelming performance SUV that fails to strike that fine balance between civil and sport duties. Read more.

 



toyota camry 2020

 

Review: 2020 Toyota Camry SE Nightshade

August 10, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Those wishing for a family companion that takes a more casual approach to driving, and checks all the boxes without breaking the bank, the Camry remains the gold standard. Read more.

 



nissan qashqai sl

 

Review: 2020 Nissan Qashqai SL Platinum

August 9, 2020 / Don Cheng

 

Blending a healthy mix of urban-optimized sizing and a Goldilocks level of amenities and features. Read more.

 



mclaren gt

 

Review: 2020 BMW M8 Competition Cabriolet

August 4, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Boulevard cruiser by day. Speed demon by night. Read more.

 



mclaren gt

 

Review: 2020 McLaren GT

July 28, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

A thoroughbred supercar dressed up in a finely tailored suit, the GT balances world-class driving dynamics with grand touring qualities. Read more.

 



porsche macan turbo

 

Review: 2020 Porsche Macan Turbo

July 27, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

The significant entrance fee will test your resolve but if you’re careful with your options, you may just leave the dealership with a win and one of the best handling SUVs on the market. Read more.

 



nissan kicks sr

 

Review: 2020 Nissan Kicks SR

July 26, 2020 / Don Cheng

 

Nissan’s newest subcompact SUV offers what most young audiences will want in a small urban SUV. Read more.

 



bmw m8 vs porsche taycan turbo

 

Feature: 2020 BMW M8 Gran Coupe and Porsche Taycan Turbo

July 20, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Celebrating the present and the future with a pair of six-figure performance sedans from entirely different worlds. Read more.

 



rav4 limited

 

Review: 2020 Toyota RAV4 Limited

July 13, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

The RAV4 continues to be an SUV that we would happily buy with our own money. Read more.

 



gtr amg

 

Review: 2020 Mercedes-AMG GT R

July 10, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Peel back the layer of marketing jargon and you’re left with a remarkably pure sports car that is so unique and so well-rounded that it really doesn’t matter what you call it. Read more.

 



nissan leaf 2020

 

Review: 2020 Nissan LEAF SL Plus

July 9, 2020 / Don Cheng

 

The LEAF finally gets the range it deserves, but the EV arena is now hotter than ever, and its price tag dangerously encroaches into the Tesla weight class. Read more.