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 Honda Clarity plug-in hybrid review with video

The basics: Base price: $39,900 + tax As tested: $43,900 + tax Average fuel economy over a week of driving: Competition: Chevrolet Volt, Hyundai Ioniq, Kia Optima, Toyota Prius Prime, VW e-Golf, etc. In case you haven’t noticed, the plug-in hybrid movement is really starting to pick-up steam. We’re seeing manufacturers from Chevy to Volvo coming out with viable options […]

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2017 Honda CR-V review with video

The basics: Base price: $26,690 + taxes (LX FWD) As tested: $38,090 + taxes (Touring) Average economy over our week of testing: 8.2 L/100 kms (28.5 US MPG) Competitors: Ford Escape, Hyundai Tucson, Kia Sportage, Mazda CX-5, Nissan Rogue, Subaru Forester, Toyota RAV4, etc. The Honda CR-V is one of those cars that crosses generational gaps – everyone from young families to […]

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Family Wheels’ favourite cars of the year

2016 has been a great year for us at Family Wheels. We’ve surpassed a million views on the YouTube channel, over 5,000 people are now subscribing and we’ve had a chance to drive a lot of fun cars to boot! So here’s our annual awards list for your New Year’s perusal. Thanks for all the support and here’s to a […]

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2017 Honda Ridgeline review with video

  The basics: Base price: $36,590+ taxes (LX trim) As tested: $47,090 + taxes (Touring trim) Average fuel economy over our week of testing: 11.6 L/100 kms (20 MPG) Competition: Chevy Colorado, GMC Canyon, Nissan Frontier, Toyota Tacoma The Ridgeline was released with much fanfare in 2006 and while it had a quiet, loyal following, it really needed an update. Well […]

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2016 Honda Accord review with video

The Basics: Base price: $24,150 + taxes As tested: $35,790 + taxes Highway fuel economy: 6.4-7.0 litres/100 kms (depending on engine) City fuel economy: 8.6-11.3 litres/100 kms (depending on engine) Competition: Ford Fusion, Hyundai Sonata, Kia Optima, Mazda6, Toyota Camry The Review: Consider this a new haircut for the 2016 Accord instead of a full-blown makeover. The ninth generation of Honda’s largest sedan has been […]

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2016 Honda Civic review with video

The Basics: Base price: $15,990 + taxes As tested: $26,900 + taxes Highway fuel economy: 5.5-5.8 litres/100 kms (depending on engine) City fuel economy: 7.6-7.8 litres/100 kms (depending on engine) Competition: Hyundai Elantra, Mazda3, Toyota Corolla The Review: Well, the tenth generation Civic is here and it has arrived with a splash – garnering the coveted 2016 North American Car of the Year […]

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