2018 Kia Rio test drive

The 2018 Kia Rio is an all-new effort from the Korean car manufacturer. New in design and mechanical make up, but a repetitive concept. The plan for Kia has always been, give car buyers the most value for their money. The entry-level segment of the market has to be the most difficult to...

2018 Mercedes Benz GLA ...

The 2018 Mercedes GLA 250 nestles into an ever-growing segment of small CUV’s, commonly referred to as cute-utes. The Mercedes Benz GLA was first presented in 2013 and went on sale the following spring as a 2015 model. The 2018 Mercedes GLA tested reflects a mid-cycle refresh —...

2018 Audi RS 3 Sedan fi...

The all-new 2018 Audi RS 3 has brought us to Salalah, in the Sultanate of Oman. A seemingly random location a first glance. However, the lure of the opportunity to test drive what has long been automotive forbidden fruit in the US and Canada, had us making the 15+ hour journey to the...

2017 Audi A3 and S3 fir...

The 2017 Audi A3 will arrive in Canadian dealer showrooms this September and feature a number of cosmetic and mechanical changes. As we exited Munich’s Franz Josef Strauss Airport we were treated to our first look at the refreshed 2017 Audi A3. Exterior changes include a...

2016 Honda Civic

The 2016 Honda Civic hopes to continue being Canada’s best-selling passenger car – a title it’s held for 18 straight years. Bolstering its chances to repeat this year, the 2016 Honda Civic is improved in many areas. The made-in-Canada Civic sedan gets completely redesigned from the...

Wörthersee Tour 2014 Au...

Nestled in far Eastern corner of Austrian Alps adjoining Italy and Slovenia sits Lake Wörthersee. A large glacial fed lake that defies logic in being the warmest body of water in Austria. A haven for the wealthiest of Austrians and Germans, every spring the small town of Reifnitz hosts...

2015 Volkswagen Golf un...

The 2015 Volkswagen Golf was unveiled to the Canadian public at the 2014 Toronto Auto Show. This version of the Golf is the seventh generation of the long running model by German car maker Volkswagen, or VW as it is affectionately known. Originally introduced in 1974 and marketed in North...

2015 Nissan Micra at th...

The biggest news of the 2014 Toronto Auto Show was likely the unveiling of the all-new 2015 Nissan Micra. Why? Well with a starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of just $9,998 CDN, it is officially the lowest priced car in Canada. How does that compare with its price in...