Car Reviews

Mercedes-Benz X250d Road Test Review: The Premium Pickup Truck

Car Reviews 0 Dec 7, 2018 by Andrew Evans

In the middle of last year, Mercedes-Benz announced it was going to build a pickup truck. It came as something of a surprise. Pickups tend to be something of an… Read More »

Suzuki Jimny First Drive Review: The Kei Car Monster Truck

Car Reviews 11 Nov 30, 2018 by Andrew Evans

The Suzuki Jimny has always been one of those cars. It’s the kind of car that those in the know love, despite many glaring flaws that put off regular folk… Read More »

2019 Hyundai Veloster N First Drive Review: This Ain't No One Trick Pony

Car Reviews 8 Nov 8, 2018 by Kyle Patrick

There’s a distinct lack of something during this press briefing. It’s not turbo power — ubiquitous in this day and age, especially in the hot hatch segment — nor is it… Read More »

Porsche 911 Carrera T First Drive Review: Heart Over Head

Car Reviews 4 Jul 24, 2018 by Kyle Patrick

Twenty three. The car you see above, the 2018 911 Carrera T, bumped the model count for Porsche’s quintessential sports car to just shy of two dozen — the ‘Ring-blazing… Read More »

Skoda Octavia vRS 245 Road Test Review: vRS A-OK

Car Reviews 11 Jul 4, 2018 by Andrew Evans

When it comes to reinvention, no brand has managed a turnaround quite like Skoda. Mentioned in the same breath as Lada just 30 years ago, it’s now thought of as… Read More »

Mitsubishi Shogun Sport First Drive Review: A Challenger Appears

Car Reviews 5 Jun 21, 2018 by Andrew Evans

When we reviewed the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross a few weeks back, we felt it was a nice step forward for a brand that has been in the doldrums. Well, Mitsubishi… Read More »

Hyundai Veloster Turbo First Drive Review: The Funk Goes On

Car Reviews 6 May 21, 2018 by Kyle Patrick

I learned to drive in a Hyundai. It was a ’96 base model Accent, and I was 14 when I first got behind the wheel. It lacked a great many… Read More »

Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Road Test Review: Out of the Shadows

Car Reviews 13 May 14, 2018 by Andrew Evans

Chances are you’ve read that review title and that’s the first time you’ve even thought about Mitsubishi in a while. It’s a brand that has had its fair share of… Read More »

Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce Road Test Review: Vivacious Veloce

Car Reviews 8 Apr 6, 2018 by Andrew Evans

If there’s one brand that drives a wedge between petrolheads the world over, it’s Alfa Romeo. Not because a surprising number of people who think they like cars can’t spell… Read More »

Nissan Qashqai Road Test Review: It's Good to be Qing

Car Reviews 12 Mar 16, 2018 by Andrew Evans

Crossovers. These days, they’re a license to print money. Get a family car, put a couple of inches in the roofline, lift it up by a couple more inches, profit.… Read More »

Ford Edge ST-Line Review: The Edge of Heaven

Car Reviews 5 Feb 13, 2018 by Andrew Evans

When it comes to bridging the Transatlantic motoring gap, one brand more than most ties us together. The Blue Oval of Ford is considered a home brand to Europeans just… Read More »

Peugeot 308 GTI Review: Fiery Family Fun

Car Reviews 9 Jan 12, 2018 by Andrew Evans

Peugeot is on a bit of a roll as of late. It was a company that, back in the 1980s, was known for its sporty versions of regular hatchbacks. The… Read More »

Nissan Micra Review: The Reborn Identity

Car Reviews 2 Dec 18, 2017 by Andrew Evans

If you grew up in Europe in the 1980s, chances are you’ve spent a lot of time in a Nissan Micra. The boxy hatchback was a firm favorite for driving… Read More »

Peugeot 208 GTI by Peugeot Sport Review: Top of the Class

Car Reviews 4 Dec 12, 2017 by Andrew Evans

In the European market, the B-segment hatchback is king. Despite the ever-growing popularity of the crossover, and the unflinching continental dominance of the Volkswagen Golf, manufacturers sell more B-segment hatchbacks… Read More »

Nissan Juke Nismo RS Review: Hot Cross Fun

Car Reviews 6 Dec 5, 2017 by Andrew Evans

When Nissan launched the Juke in 2010, reactions were varied to say the least. In a classic case of judging the book by its cover, some in the automotive press… Read More »

SEAT Ateca Review: The Cool Catalan Crossover

Car Reviews 3 Nov 28, 2017 by Andrew Evans

It’s difficult to avoid mid-sized crossovers on Europe’s roads these days. It seems like every fourth car is a crossover of some kind, and it’s a love affair that doesn’t… Read More »