I have been waiting quite some time to drive Cadillac’s all new ATS, a compact luxury sport sedan touted by the press as ‘General Motors bid to take on BMW’s
3-series cars.’ I feel General Motors has been doing a great job at making most of their upscale cars as competitive in price and quality to [...]
“All-around good vehicle” is what I tell people about the Nissan Rogue. The Rogue sits between the small Juke and the larger Murano. All three vehicles are a car based front-wheel drive platform and are offered in either front-wheel drive or an all-wheel drive configuration. My test drive was an all-wheel drive version called the [...]
I have always been a fan of the Mazda3, as its lines and practical size make it just about right for the kind of life I lead. That life is carrying around a lot of things especially car parts and tools and the Mazda3 Sport has wagon-like features making it easy to get things in [...]
One of the more interesting designs to come from KIA in the last few years has to be the Soul. The square-like design of the car was an instant hit with me, as it seemed to be an ideal people mover.
KIA keeps things real simple, and when buying a Soul, the vehicle comes with two [...]
It has been a number of years since I have driven a vehicle with a price tag over $100,000 but it was well worth the wait. I had the opportunity to experience such a car with one of Mercedes-Benz top-of-the-line models – the S550 long wheel-base.
As I mentioned it had been a long time since [...]
When it comes to floor mats in your vehicle, most people never think anything of it and generally stick to the factory mats that initially came with the car. It is not until the wet, slushy weather of winter arises that we wish we all had something a little better for our vehicles.
I will be [...]
A few years ago when the Patriot arrived in showrooms, I immediately thought of the old boxy Jeep Cherokee, one of Jeep’s most popular selling vehicles. You have to admit that it is a practical design that gets the maximum cargo space in the smallest package.
The Patriot is considered by Chrysler to be a “crossover [...]
PORSCHE ANNOUNCES top-of-the-line Cayenne TURBO S
The Cayenne sport utility family include the Cayenne, Cayenne Diesel, Cayenne S, Cayenne S Hybrid, Cayenne GTS and Cayenne Turbo. With its 550 hp engine, the new Cayenne Turbo S is the latest addition and represents the top-level model in the Cayenne range. Its advanced active chassis allows it to [...]
BMW Raises the Bar with ITS LATEST MODEL
Every once in a while I test drive a car that I am just not sure I could personally live with and the BMW 328i xDrive is just one of those cars. Don’t get me wrong – this is a very fine vehicle for the right person, who [...]
I recently attended the inaugural Auto-biography event in Vancouver showcasing the 2013 Range Rover special edition model. This private event was held at the Vancouver Urban Winery combining old world charm with new technology making it the perfect setting. Sipping mimosa’s and indulging in appetizers, we were taken back in time as we were re-introduced [...]