REVIEWS

volvo xc40 electric recharge canada

 

Review: 2021 Volvo XC40 Recharge

March 1, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Volvo’s vanguard into the electric future. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 BMW X4 M Competition

March 1, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Those who can forgive the taxing ride will find a true M car for the family. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 BMW Alpina XB7

February 22, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Filling in a void that BMW’s M Division doesn’t seem to acknowledge, the XB7 is here to tempt wealthy individuals with exclusivity and six hundred Bavarian horses. Read more.

 



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Review: 2020 Porsche Taycan 4S

February 15, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

The 4S exemplifies everything that was good with the Turbo and shrinks it down to a more digestible level. Read more.

 



2021 lexus is sedan canada

 

Review: 2021 Lexus IS 300 AWD Ultra Luxury

February 15, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Far from a bona fide sports sedan, the revamped IS still manages to impress with excellent road manners, polished powertrains, and handsome styling. Read more.

 



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Review: 2020 Maserati Levante Trofeo

February 8, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A lustworthy, emotionally-driven alternative to the top players in the performance SUV field. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Lexus ES 250 AWD

February 7, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

The AWD-equipped Lexus ES 250 is not the most exciting variant, nor is it the quickest or most fuel-efficient, but it is the most affordable and the best equipped for tackling inclement weather. Read more.

 



nissan rogue 2021 canada

 

Review: 2021 Nissan Rogue Platinum

January 25, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A significantly better product but not one that is class-leading. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 BMW M440i xDrive

January 18, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Divisive styling aside, the new BMW M440i impresses with its dynamic acuity, sweetheart of an engine, above par road manners, and gold standard of an infotainment unit. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 GMC Yukon AT4

January 11, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Larger, more tech-focused, and more capable than ever before. Read more.

 



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Review: 2020 BMW M2 CS

January 10, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A steely-eyed and more exclusive version of a car that we already thought was damn near perfect. Read more.

 



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Review: 2020 Cadillac CT4-V

January 9, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

There’s success to be found underneath that pretty sheetmetal. People just need to know it. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Toyota Venza Limited

January 8, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

A stylish and slighty more spacious alternative to the popular RAV4. Read more.

 



lexus rx blackline edition canada

 

Review: 2021 Lexus RX 350 Black Line Edition

December 14, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

An aesthetics package that reinforces the RX’s winning formula. Read more.

 



land rover defender 110

 

Review: 2020 Land Rover Defender 110

December 9, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

Another oxymoronic luxury off-roader hits the market, but with a storied badge and wonderfully composed road manners. Read more.

 



toyota avalon awd limited

 

Review: 2021 Toyota Avalon AWD Limited

December 8, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

The need and demand for four-driven wheels. Read more.

 



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.

 



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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.