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2019 Hyundai Elantra GT N Review

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The 2018 Elantra GT Sport we reviewed last year was a practical, fun, and good looking car. I said in the review that I wished the Elantra could be more refined under the hood. With the new Ela…

2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 4MATIC Coupe Review

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The first generation CLA250 was introduced in 2013 as an entry level luxury vehicle to the Mercedes-Benz brand. It was a success at capturing younger buyers, selling over 100,000 units in its f…

2019 Nissan Kicks SR Review

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The 2019 Nissan Kicks is the new subcompact crossover on the block. While Nissan had made it clear that the Kicks is not a replacement of the outgoing Nissan Juke, it now serves as the smallest…

2020 Mercedes-Benz E450 4MATIC Sedan Review

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The Mercedes-Benz E class has defined the world "Luxury" in the mid-size luxury car segment. It comes in sedan, coupe, convertible, and wagon. With so many body styles, engine choices…

2019 Hyundai Veloster N Review

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I reviewed the 1.6L turbocharged version of the second generation Veloster in the beginning of the year. It was a fun, practical car that stood out among the crowd. This time, I get something e…

2019 Mercedes-Benz A Class A220 Sedan Review

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A few weeks ago I reviewed the hatchback version of Mercedes-Benz's excellent fourth generation A Class, the A250. In my opinion, it is the new entry level luxury car to beat in Canada. Whi…

2019 Hyundai Kona EV Review

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Last year I reviewed the fun compact crossover Hyundai Kona that was powered by a 1.6L turbocharged gasoline engine. It has proven to be a success, selling almost 15,000 units in Canada in 2018…

2019 Honda Civic Coupe Sport Review

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It is not easy to be the best seller in the ultra-competitive automotive market, and in Canada, the Honda Civic has done it for 21 consecutive years. Although the form factor has evolved, the H…

2019 Mercedes-Benz AMG C43 4MATIC Wagon Review

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I have been lucky enough to test drive some excellent vehicles Mercedes-Benz brings across the pond recently. Mercedes-Benz seems to recognize Canadians' healthy appetite for the hatchback/…

2019 Honda Pilot Review

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Lets face it, it is 2019, and being seen inside as mini-van is no longer cool. What do you do when you need the utility of a mini-van but doesn't want to be seen driving one? You get the ne…

2019 Mazda 3 Sport Manual Review

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A few weeks ago, I wrote a review of the newly re-designed 2019 Mazda 3 Sedan. It is a gorgeous car that showcases Mazda's excellent tradition of delivering vehicles that are both great loo…

2019 Mercedes-Benz A250 Hatchback Review

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An entry level luxury car has the delicate job of luring potential buyers who are moving up-market to invest in the brand, while being careful not to undercut the brand's more expensive, an…

2019 Honda HR-V Review

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First introduced in 2015, the Honda HR-V is a subcompact SUV that shares the same platform as the third-generation Honda Fit. It has been a solid performer for Honda, and I have always been cur…

2019 Nissan Murano Review

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The Nissan Murano was introduced to Canada in 2003. It was the trailblazer of the mid-sized crossover segment and enjoyed many years of sales success. Fast forward to 2019, the Murano is in its…