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Road Test: 2019 Mercedes-AMG C 43 4Matic Wagon

It’s not often that we here in Canada get a vehicle that isn’t also going to be sold in the United States, but luckily for us the Mercedes-AMG C 43 Wagon is the most recent example. The car shares most if not all of its main mechanical components with the C 43 Sedan, Coupe and Cabriolet but also adds in the distinct wagon appearance that seems to be going the way of the dodo bird.

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Road Test: 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

The Outlander PHEV receives a slight update to the front and rear fascia, a new seat design and material, new LED headlamps and new 18-in. alloy wheels.

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Road Test: 2019 Cadillac XT4

Cadillac is one of the last luxury automotive manufacturers to venture into the compact-luxury-crossover segment and will look to make a big splash in hopes of luring potential buyers away from their more established competition. On the exterior appearance side of things, Cadillac have done quite well and produced a nice, contemporary looking crossover that bears Cadillac’s current design theme with bold lines and an all-around nice look. Having always been a fan of Cadillac’s interior designs, the XT4 has got that right as well with simple interior that looks to be made of upscale materials and a sense of functionality that can sometimes be lost with all of the technology and features available today.

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First Drive: 2020 Ford Explorer

Story and photos by Dan Heyman 2020 marks the debut of a new platform for the Explorer, one that gets its start as a RWD platform as opposed to an

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Porsche Unveils the 2020 718 Cayman GT4 and 718 Spyder

Porsche has recently unveiled two new vehicles that will be the most powerful variants of the 718 line-up thus far with the 2020 718 Cayman GT4 and 718 Spyder. Both

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Road Test: 2019 Honda Civic Coupe Sport

Not much changes for the Civic in 2019 other than a restyled front bumper and the addition of an optional infotainment interface with a volume knob and actual buttons, something I am a big fan of.

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All-New 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Unveiled with 480 lb.-ft. of Torque

The 2020 Ram 1500 is set to become Canada’s most powerful half-ton diesel pickup with the introduction of the third-generation 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 engine option. The redone engine will product

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First Look – The 2020 GM HD and Ford HD Trucks take an early bow

The fierce competition between the pickup manufacturers regularly witnessed in Half-ton advertising is quickly spilling into the Heavy Duty truck segment following the newest Ram HD being introduced as a 2019 model. Not long ago, model updates were most often singular events, with each brand following its own engineering schedule. Not anymore. The  recent Ram release quickly brought news from GM (Chevy and GMC) and Ford.

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First Drive: 2019 Chevrolet Blazer

Story and photos by Benjamin Yong, Plucked out of GM’s lineup over a decade ago, the brand has reinstated the Blazer for 2019. But don’t expect a body-on-frame offering built

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Road Test: 2019 MINI Cooper – An Expression of Love

Story and photos by Gerald Leung, Where most conceive the car as a form of transportation, the MINI Cooper is an expression of love. And that tingly feeling has something