Feature story: In Defence of the “Midlife Crisis” Car

  This week, we had a last minute change. I thought I’d be reviewing a Lexus for you – with four doors, five seats and plenty of trunk space (a perfectly reasonable family choice). But instead, I was put into… the Mazda MX-5. It’s the most unabashedly un-family friendly car we’ve ever seen on the channel. But it offers up a […]

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2018 Ford Mustang Ecoboost review with video

The basics: Base price: $29,535 + tax As tested: $51,238 + tax Average fuel economy over a week: 11.6 L/100 kms (20 US MPG) Competition: Chevrolet Camaro, Dodge Challenger, BMW M2, etc. With Devon away this week, I’ve planned things out for Roger and me to have some fun in a sports car! And we’re doing it in a titan […]

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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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2017 Mercedes C-class coupe review with video

The Basics: Base price: $48,100 + taxes As tested: $60,440 + taxes Average fuel economy over our week of testing: 9.2 L/100 kms (25.5 MPG) Competition: Audio A5, BMW 4-series It’s been a study of contrast comparing this new C-class coupe to that redesigned Ford Mustang that we featured a few weeks back. While the Mustang is a great new spin on a loud […]

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2016 Ford Mustang review with video

Base price: $25,898 + taxes As tested: $48,948 + taxes Average fuel economy over our week of testing: 15.2 L/100 kms (15.5 MPG) Competition: Chevrolet Camaro, Dodge Challenger The basics: Since 1964, the Mustang has been turning heads and opening up the sports car world to buyers who perhaps couldn’t typically afford a powerful, two door speedster. That’s why Ford’s […]

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