2017 Tokyo Motor Show: Mitsubishi: A New Hope

Mitsubishi E-Evolution concept

So very much is riding on the shoulders of Mitsubishi’s new Eclipse Cross CUV. With a lineup reduced to nothing more that crossovers, the need for them to be worthy competitors in their respective segments is an absolute must. The Eclipse Cross starts off well enough as its exterior shell is admittedly original. Available ingredients like Mitsubishi’s Super All-Wheel control ...

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2017 Tokyo Motor Show: Mazda Kai Concept

Mazda Kai concept

No need to think too hard; this is in fact the next generation Mazda3 Sport, aka the hatchback. Perhaps this information was not meant to be revealed any time soon but anyone with an ounce of car sense had already figured it out. The Kai Concept is the first near-production car from Mazda that will call upon the brand’s now ...

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2017 Tokyo Motor Show: Honda’s brilliant EV concepts

Honda Urban EV Concept

Honda’s doing something very original with its EV concepts of late. If you take moment and study the Urban EV hatchback concept from the last Frankfurt Motor Show and today’s Sports EV Concept, we can’t help but see how perfectly retro-inspired these cars are. The latest Sports EV concept evokes Honda’s legendary and rare S600 Coupe from the 1960s while ...

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Mazda: The pursuit of unique elegance

Mazda Vision Coupe concept

2017 Tokyo Motor Show If you’ve ever been to Tokyo, Japan, and spent any amount of time in a truly traditional setting, you’ll have undoubtedly noticed how this culture prefers simplicity over complexity. For example, a minimal amount of distractions and an unobstructed visual environment describe famous traditional Japanese gardens. Ikuo Meada, Mazda’s Head of Design reminded those in attendance ...

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ADVICE: Who should lease a car?

When we buy a new car, two types of purchase options will be offered: financing or leasing. You can also pay cash, but for this article we will focus mainly on leasing. Just like when you rent an apartment, leasing offers several advantages, but also some disadvantages. To figure out which option is best for you, you have to determine ...

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2018 Acura TLX SH-AWD Elite A-Spec

2018 Acura TLX Elite A-Spec

At the risk of repeating myself, should you’ve ever read any other Acura review that I’ve mashed together, they long ago fell out of favour with me. Without rehashing the whole story, Acura shot itself between the eyes right around 10 years ago when they renewed the TL and TSX. Honda’s luxury division knew what they’d done so for 2015, ...

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