Category Archives: News & Reviews

Review: 2018 Toyota Yaris SE

Here’s something I bet you didn’t know: According to Toyota, the Yaris is named after Greek mythology. Within Greek mythology ‘Charis’ is known as a symbol of beauty and elegance. ‘Ya’ is German for ‘yes’ and it apparently refers to how Toyota perceived the European market’s reaction to the styling. Put...
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Review: 2018 Hyundai Accent GLS

When I picked up the recent press vehicle for the week something donned on me: not once, in my eight years of writing about and reviewing cars have I ever driven a Hyundai Accent. Astonishing, isn’t it? It’s a bit like a doctor admitting that not once has she ever...
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Review: 2018 Cadillac CTS Premier Luxury

By Kevin Harrison Auto manufacturers must have a love-hate relationship with automotive writers and journalists. We’re a tricky lot, but if we do our jobs properly, we can hopefully provide the best possible advice to consumers all while pointing out to the manufacturer what they need to improve on. For decades, we’ve...
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Review: 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

By Kevin Harrison (Note: I was originally scheduled to receive the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Canada for review back in June, 2017. However, there was a sizable delay due to a “back order of parts” along with some miscommunication along the way. Ordinarily,...
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Review: 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT

By Kevin Harrison When I found out Hyundai Canada was sending an Elantra GT my way for evaluation, I got pretty excited. In my mind, I was going to be able to test the Sport model with, hopefully, a manual transmission.  The Elantra GT Sport was developed, according to Hyundai, at...
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Review: 2018 Honda Accord 1.5 Touring

By Kevin Harrison Believe it or not, I do have an affinity for more mundane cars too - not just performance cars. For instance, I actually do like the Toyota Prius, I’m partial to the Volkswagen Golf, and the Subaru Legacy hits a soft spot for me. The Honda Accord might as...
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