2018 Kia Stinger review with video

The basics: Starting price: $44,495 + tax As tested: $49,995 + tax Fuel economy over a week: 12.6 L/100 kms (18.5 US MPG) Competition: Audi A5 Sportback, Audi A7, Lincoln MKZ, etc. Here’s a term you may not have heard before: aspirational cars or halo cars. These are vehicles that draw people into a brand as the real showpiece for […]

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2018 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid review with video

The basics:  Starting price: $51,445 + tax As tested: $56,595 + tax Fuel economy over a week: 4.8 L/100 kms (49 US MPG) Competition: Chevrolet Equinox Diesel, Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, etc. You know, even when I first started this channel three and a half years ago, getting into a plug-in hybrid was a novelty. We didn’t see them that often. And […]

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2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross review with video

Starting price: $27,798 + taxAs tested price: $35,998 + taxAverage fuel economy over a week: 9.3 L/100 kmsCompetition: Ford Escape, Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5, Subaru Forester, etc.Here’s an observation that would surprise no one, SUVs and crossovers are everywhere these days! Even within a specific brand, there is a veritable buffet of choices. And not to be left out the […]

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2018 Honda Odyssey review with video

  The basics: Starting price: $34,890 + tax As tested: $50,290 + tax Competition: Chrysler Pacifica, Dodge Grand Caravan, Toyota Sienna, etc. Average fuel economy over 2,500 kms: 9.8 L/100 kms (24 US MPG) If you think the SUV has killed minivan sales, think again. Honda says the Odyssey has seen nine years of consecutive sales growth in Canada. And for 2018, […]

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2018 Audi TT review with video

The basics: Starting price: $53,100 As tested: $66,210 Average fuel economy over a week: 8.6 L/100 kms (27 US MPG) Competition: BMW Z4, Mercedes SLC, Porsche Cayman, etc OK, OK… this week’s vehicle isn’t exactly a family car. But the Audi TT does have a back seat…ish. And the hatchback-style trunk is deceptively useful. It’s a car that’s been around […]

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2018 Audi A5 Sportback review with video

The basics: Starting price: $47,950 + taxes As tested: $61,885 Average fuel economy over a week: 8.5 L/100 kms (28 US MPG) Competition: BMW 4-series Gran Coupe, Kia Stinger, Lincoln MKZ, Mercedes CLA, etc The A5 Sportback may have been offered to the European market for the better part of a decade, but 2018 marks its first year on this […]

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