Audi unveils all new 20...

Audi reinforces the mantra that good things come in small packages with the unveiling of the all-new A3 compact premium model at the 82nd Geneva Auto Show. The new model exhibits an evolutionary progression of the A3 concept and will launch September 2012 in Europe with a 3 door coupe. ...

2012 Honda CR-V first d...

The CR-V has been a staple in Honda’s lineup since its introduction in 1997 – it is their second highest selling vehicle sitting behind the Civic. Its popularity is such that Honda has sold over 260,000 CR-Vs in Canada and over 5 million around the world. For the first time CR-V will...

2011 Chevrolet Aveo 5 d...

Buyers looking for an affordable car these days have many models to choose from. In days gone by, “cheap” meant low-grade materials, haphazard assembly and suspect reliability. Yes, these “affordable” cars were cheap to purchase and operate, but, sadly, they were also “cheap”...

2012 Chevrolet Cruze 5 ...

Chevy finally took the wraps of its final production version of the highly successful Cruze compact car, at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show. Earlier concepts hinted strongly at the final outcome and the final product was less of a surprise than one would expect. Not a bad thing really at the...

2011 Chevrolet Cruze: 2...

The 2011 Canadian International Auto Show got off to an auspicious start in Toronto in mid-February. A big part of that great beginning was the Chevrolet Cruze being declared the 2011 Canadian Car of the Year (CCOTY) by the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC). “We are...

Green Machine: The New ...

Concept cars used to be about pushing the elements of design. That is just so 1990s. The reality of auto manufacturing has been impacted by ideas like sustainability, carbon footprint and green – and I am not talking about the colour. This brings us to the 2011 Ford Focus...

Honda leaks drawing of ...

Honda Canada has leaked a preview of the upcoming Civic concept car to be shown at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show. The concept will debut at the on Monday, January 10 during 2011 North American International Auto Show. According to Honda the sketch of the Civic Concept “conveys the sleek...

2008 Smart Fortwo

Not that long ago – late 2004 – the smart car arrived in Canada as a sort of experiment on the part of its builder, Mercedes-Benz. The subsidiary set up to market the small urban vehicles had surprisingly not done so well, despite European cities being full of the things. So, it was...