Subaru Legacy wins 2015 Canadian Car of the Year

Toronto, ON — The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) announced the Subaru Legacy as the winner of the 2015 Canadian Car of the Year this morning at the Canadian International Auto Show. The Legacy wrestled the award from another mid-size sedan—the Mazda6—which earned top honours last year. “In the past year, Subaru sold a record number of vehicles and celebrated a new ...

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Scenic Route: 2015 Porsche 911 Targa 4 Review

Whistler, BC — As a longtime British Columbian and Vancouverite, I have to say that while the Olympics did a lot of good for our Province and city, the road “improvements” it provided weren’t necessarily all that; not for enthusiast drivers, anyway. For the aptly-named Sea-to-Sky highway between Vancouver and Whistler used to be one of those driver’s roads you ...

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“RS” moniker returns for 2016 Ford Focus

When the Ford Fiesta and Focus ST hatches debuted a year apart from each other, it was great for us North Americans. We were finally going to get some affordable performance love from the Blue Oval. After all, the Europeans had been getting the spiciest Ford products this side of the Mustang or GT for quite some time, with North ...

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Nissan Juke NISMO RSnow makes tracks in Sweden

Not content to let Ken Block have all the fun with his snow track-equipped Ford F-150 Raptor, Nissan has taken a similar approach—with an altogether different vehicle. We all know the Juke; that strange little urban utility vehicle that stands hardly any taller than a Volkswagen Golf hatch, has insect-like daytime running lines and rear haunches that look like a ...

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How to improve your vehicle’s resale value

The resale value of a car is an important consideration for consumers, but it is rarely taken into account when the initial purchase of the car as new is made. It is when the time comes to sell the car that we realize that some elements that we could have added at the beginning could have made a significant impact ...

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2015 Toyota Yaris and 2015 Nissan Micra – Comparison

We were all quite excited when we heard that the Micra was coming back to Canada; this was a cool, compact model that had been making waves as the March in other markets, and as compact cars became hotter sellers here, it looked to be the right time for the Micra to return. Arrive it did, to Canada and not the ...

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