REVIEWS

2021 mercedes maybach gls600 canada

 

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.

 



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Review: 2021 BMW M5 Competition

March 22, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

One of the most complete, capable, and well-versed road cars on the market today. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Lexus UX 250h

March 21, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

Distilling all the features, ergonomics, and technology from Lexus’ more popular SUVs down to a clever, bite-sized package. Read more.

 



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Review: 2021 Mazda CX-30 Turbo

March 20, 2021 / Calvin Chan

 

The turbocharger is far from a necessary addition, but it's a bonus for those wishing for a quicker steed, and only serves to compliment its already impressive road manners and upscale cabin. Read more.

 



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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.

 



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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.

 



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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.

 



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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.

 



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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.

 



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Review: 2021 Toyota Avalon AWD Limited

December 8, 2020 / Calvin Chan

 

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

 



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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.

 



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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.

 



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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.

 



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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.