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The 2013 Audi S7 Sportback has the four-door coupe look that debuted with the Mercedes-Benz CLS. This four-passenger hatchback

Motoring: Audi’s S7 Sportback more than just a pretty face

This is one beautiful automobile, as it should be when you push the envelope north of the $100K mark.

The 2013 Audi S7 Sportback has the four-door coupe look that debuted with the Mercedes-Benz CLS. This four-passenger hatchback
The new generation Mercedes-Benz S-Class arrives in Canada this November in the form of the 2014 S550 4MATIC

Motoring: Mercedes-Benz S-Class might be the world’s best car

Mercedes-Benz is staking claim to the title 'best car in the world' with its flagship S-Class sedan.

The new generation Mercedes-Benz S-Class arrives in Canada this November in the form of the 2014 S550 4MATIC
Audi has a new entry in the premium compact class — the four-door A3 sedan

Motoring: Audi A3 sedan in premium compact market

This new sedan is being introduced to appeal to two particular markets—China and North America.

Audi has a new entry in the premium compact class — the four-door A3 sedan
The 2013 Lexus CT 200h is a sporty

Motoring: Premium hatch proven hybrid tech

The Lexus CT 200h goes head-to-head with two other luxury hatches.

The 2013 Lexus CT 200h is a sporty
For customers who want rugged  styling and the versatility of a sport utility vehicle

Motoring: Fiat pumps up the volume

Fiat 500L is built on a new B-segment “small wide” platform with room for five and 42 per cent more interior space.

For customers who want rugged  styling and the versatility of a sport utility vehicle
The GLI is distinguishable from the other Jettas with its distinctive black honeycomb grille with GLI emblem and black honeycomb air dam up front. On the back

Motoring: Jetta GLI is for drivers

Like the rest of the Jetta family, the GLS four-door sedan is now built in Mexico instead of Germany.

The GLI is distinguishable from the other Jettas with its distinctive black honeycomb grille with GLI emblem and black honeycomb air dam up front. On the back
Jaguar’s entry-level XF mid-size sedan is now offered with all-wheel drive and a new 340 hp supercharged V6 engine.

Motoring: Agile Jaguar XF gets AWD for 2013

Get your ‘Jaguar Voice’ activated with automakers Convenience Pack.

Jaguar’s entry-level XF mid-size sedan is now offered with all-wheel drive and a new 340 hp supercharged V6 engine.
Mercedes-Benz’s smallest SUV

Motoring: Baby Benz gets refreshed styling

The baby of the Mercedes-Benz SUV lineup, the GLK, only joined the fleet in 2010, but there are big changes under the hood for 2013.

Mercedes-Benz’s smallest SUV
Subaru calls its redo of the 2014 Forester sport ute an evolution rather than a revolution. By building on the strengths and improving the weaknesses

Motoring: Forester stays true to its roots for 2014

We arrived in Nanaimo and joined the first wave of journalists in the country to test Subaru’s redesigned Forester compact sport ute.

Subaru calls its redo of the 2014 Forester sport ute an evolution rather than a revolution. By building on the strengths and improving the weaknesses

Motoring: Elantra hatch a popular addition to 2013 GT

Hyundai is well past the days when it sold vehicles on price alone.

Hyundai has added a coupe to its 2013 Elantra model lineup starting at $19

Hyundai Elantra adds sporty two-door coupe to its lineup

Hyundai has not just one or two, but three versions of the Elantra now on the market.

Hyundai has added a coupe to its 2013 Elantra model lineup starting at $19
Toyota has done an eye-catching styling makeover on its flagship Avalon premium sedan for 2013. The mid-size five-passenger car is shorter

Toyota ups flagship’s 2013 styling

The first new Toyota model that might actually create an emotional attachment is an unlikely one—the mid-size 2013 Avalon sedan.

Toyota has done an eye-catching styling makeover on its flagship Avalon premium sedan for 2013. The mid-size five-passenger car is shorter
Elantra GT for 2013 is based on the i30 model sold in Europe and replaces the Touring model in the three-car Elantra lineup along with the Sedan and Coupe.

Elantra adds a hatch to its GT for 2013

Last week, I must have answered questions from half a dozen neighbours about the 2013 Hyundai Elantra GT sitting outside the house.

Elantra GT for 2013 is based on the i30 model sold in Europe and replaces the Touring model in the three-car Elantra lineup along with the Sedan and Coupe.
Dodge now has a legitimate entry in the compact car segment with the launch of the 2013 Dart. The new Dart is based on the Alfa Romeo Giulietta

Dodge ‘Darts’ into the mix in the compact car segment

This is actually the fourth generation of a model that first debuted in 1963 as a full-size sedan.

Dodge now has a legitimate entry in the compact car segment with the launch of the 2013 Dart. The new Dart is based on the Alfa Romeo Giulietta
The 2012 Volkswagen Eos is one of the new breed of retractable hardtops that are taking over the convertible market. The Eos underwent a minor redesign for 2012.

Volkswagen Eos a most versatile vehicle

This is a car I consider a sleeper—it’s much better than you expect it to be when you first set eyes upon it.

The 2012 Volkswagen Eos is one of the new breed of retractable hardtops that are taking over the convertible market. The Eos underwent a minor redesign for 2012.
The Chevrolet Malibu has been around on and off since 1964

Chevrolet Malibu more stylish for 2013

The new Malibu will be sold in 100 markets on six continents and represents an important vehicle for the bow-tie brand.

The Chevrolet Malibu has been around on and off since 1964
The sleek 2013 Honda Accord coupe will come to market in November

Honda aims to take the Accord back up popularity charts

The Accord is one of the three “pillars” of the Honda lineup along with the Civic and CR-V.

The sleek 2013 Honda Accord coupe will come to market in November
The 2012 Chevrolet Volt—the world’s first electric vehicle with extended range—can drive between up to 80 kilometres on electric power alone and then keep going

Chevrolet Volt–an electric car you can live with

During my week with the Chevrolet Volt, I was amazed at how little many people actually know about it.

The 2012 Chevrolet Volt—the world’s first electric vehicle with extended range—can drive between up to 80 kilometres on electric power alone and then keep going
The 2012 Beetle is longer

Volkswagen Beetle more macho in 2012

Designers set out to give the third-generation model a more masculine look in an attempt to overcome the ‘chick car’ reputation.

The 2012 Beetle is longer
The Outback has undergone significant changes for 2013 with a new-look front end and a more powerful yet more fuel-efficient 2.5-litre four-cylinder base engine.

Subaru updates Outback and Legacy for 2013

Subaru's Canadian vice-president of product planning and marketing says Subaru is “an attractive alternative to the mainstream brands.”

The Outback has undergone significant changes for 2013 with a new-look front end and a more powerful yet more fuel-efficient 2.5-litre four-cylinder base engine.