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...

2019 Audi A8L first tes...

The 2019 Audi A8 luxury sedan was unveiled at the Audi Summit in Barcelona this past July. Just a few hundred kilometres down the road in Valencia, we finally got the opportunity to drive the car for the first time. The back story to this all new A8 is the revision of the Audi Space...

Le Mans 2016, Audi, Por...

The 2016 Le Mans 24 hour endurance race was one people will be talking about for years to come. After more than a decade of dominance by Audi, last years resurgence of Porsche and its win at the storied Circuit de la Sarthe track, hope sprang eternal for all three of the major...

Alternative Energy Vehi...

Highlighting the growing number of hybrid, Electric EV or Hydrogen powered cars coming to market, the 2016 Toronto Auto Show featured a full slate of the industries offerings. On display were: Acura RLX Sport Hybrid The 2016 RLX Sport Hybrid is Acura’s flagship sedan and is equipped...

2017 Chrysler Pacifica ...

The all new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan has been unveiled at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show and is a bit of a surprise.  The vehicle is built on an all new platform that is longer and wider than the current Chrysler minivan offerings. The all new design recycles a familiar name. The first...

2015 Kia Soul EV, a fam...

The 2015 Kia Soul EV was the first fully electric vehicle I had driven. I had spent time in Hybrid vehicles and even some plug-in Hybrids. However, the prospect of relying solely on the electrons onboard to get you there and back was something I had never experienced before. Instead of...

2016 Audi Q7 first test...

The Audi Q7 presents a bit of problem for the German automaker. They are currently selling out of their flagship SUV, a design they introduced almost 10 years ago. The concept of the stylish SUV struck a chord in the marketplace and it has been a perennial best-seller ever since it hit...

2014 BMW i3 first drive

The 2014 BMW i3 is a plug-in electric four door hatchback that’s ideal for urban commutes. An optional gas powered 2 cylinder 650 cc range extender recharges a depleted battery and gives the i3 a potential range of 300 kilometres. On battery power alone, the i3 can travel up to 160...