Tag: Review


2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Ti Sport Road Test Review: No Clover, Still Lucky

A lot of ink, both traditional and digital, has been spilled on the Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio. This will not be one of those reviews. When there’s a lineup topper… Read More »

2019 Toyota Yaris Road Test Review: The End of an Era

Fair warning to our international readers here: things are about to get locally Canadian for a minute. The Yaris (or Vitz, as it’s known in its home market) was a… Read More »

GRID Review: A Fun Enough Arcade Racer, But Too Lean

It’s hard to believe, but the GRID franchise is 22 years old. If it were a person, it could legally buy you a beer. It probably would too. GRID would… Read More »

2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Road Test Review: Top of the Charts

“Know your enemy, know his sword.” We’re reasonably sure Miyamoto Musashi wasn’t talking about the 2019 RAV4 Hybrid with that quote. The famous Japanese swordsman died almost 400 years before… Read More »

WRC 8 Review: An Engrossing Rally Sim Contender

If 2017 was the year of circuit-based sim racing, and 2018 was all about arcade racers, rally is undoubtedly in the spotlight this year. It began back in February when DiRT… Read More »

F1 2019 Review: Even Better Than the Real Thing

I think after this weekend we can all agree on one thing: this F1 season is boring. I’m not going to get bogged down in the reasons why. The important… Read More »

Assetto Corsa Competizione Review: Laser-Focused Yet Fun Sim Racing

Here at the beginning of summer, Assetto Corsa Competizione sits in a rather unique position. It has the spotlight all to itself, at least until F1 2019 touches down later… Read More »

GT Omega Racing Apex Wheel Stand Review: A Stable Step Up

If you read my last review with the Thrustmaster T150, you know I’m new to playing sim racing games without a controller. I’m so new in fact that I had… Read More »

Bus Simulator 18 Review: Who Knew Public Transit Could be Fun?

When it comes to sim games, to say I enjoy more lowkey titles is a bit of an understatement. Titles like American and Euro Truck Simulators, Mudrunner, and even Pure… Read More »

The Thrustmaster T150 Review: New Dad, New Take on Sim Racing

Last autumn I started the journey of fatherhood. If you have kids yourself, you know what this means. If you don’t though, the best way I describe it is your… Read More »

The Grand Tour Game Review: And on That Terrible Disappointment...

The Grand Tour trio is nothing if not persistent. Back in Season 2, the most diminutive of the party had what one might call a bit of a whoopsies. From… Read More »

Forza Horizon 4 Review: The King Comes Home

“Where do they go from here?” We couldn’t ignore the little voice in the back of our head asking the question. It was shortly after the Hot Wheels expansion for Forza… Read More »

F1 2018 Xbox One X Review

Jeff was right. Damnit. It’s the season opener in Melbourne and I’m learning the ropes in my McLaren MCL33. Alonso’s set some competitive times in FP2, and I want to… Read More »

"The Prototype" by Sam Mitani Is A Gran Turismo-Inspired Thriller

Car Culture 29 Aug 9, 2018 by Jordan Greer

I first met Sam Mitani in London’s Heathrow airport. We were there for Gran Turismo’s 15th Anniversary — the blowout event which saw the announcement of Gran Turismo 6 — and we… Read More »

Thrustmaster T-GT Review

There’s a long history of officially-branded Gran Turismo wheels. Starting out with Logitech’s GT Force way back in the days of Gran Turismo 3: A-Spec, Polyphony moved to a partnership with… Read More »

Pure Farming 2018 Steam Review

Sim racing games are fantastic. Being able to drive everything from Japanese Kei cars to Italian exotics keeps me coming back again and again. However, like most of you, I… Read More »

Burnout Paradise Remastered Xbox One Review

Burnout Paradise is 10 years old. Let that sink in for a second. A title that was the darling of last generation has officially been around for a decade. All… Read More »

Gravel Steam Review

When it comes to off-road racing or driving games there’s no shortage. The DiRT series leads the way, but it faces stiff competition from a quickly growing genre. Granted most… Read More »

Logitech G703 and G903 Gaming Mice & Powerplay Pad Review

We know a mouse is the last thing you want to play a racing game with. However, we also know that many of you are more than just sim racers;… Read More »

RSeat N1 Racing Cockpit Review

For those that don’t know me, I’m a tall, slender guy at 6’4” and 180lb. I decided I wanted to upgrade my 11+ year-old Playseat Evo racing seat with something a little nicer…