There’s good news and bad news about the 2022 Volkswagen ID.4 electric vehicle (EV). The good news is that it’s a great machine that’s easy to live with – but we’ll get into all that shortly. The bad news is that you’re too late if you want a 2022 model, because they’re already sold out. Like so many
The Rogue has been Nissan’s best-seller in Canada for years, largely based on its affordable pricing. Its popularity was bolstered by a recent redesign, the 2022 Nissan Rogue is now offered with a new turbocharged three-cylinder engine that improves performance and efficiency.
Nobody loves sedans anymore, or so the thinking goes. Well, not so fast. Last year the compact sedan segment saw more than 170,000 units wind up in Canadian driveways. And while the Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla are still the first names in the segment, the 2022 Volkswagen Jetta has earned itself an update to keep up with the fresh-faced competitors.
Maturity can make us more practical, eschewing the trivialities of fashion for a greater appreciation of sensible attire. Cargo shorts and white New Balance sneakers are useful and comfortable, oozing the same sort of sensibility that helps one appreciate the 2022 Buick Enclave.
The warning flashed across my weather app proclaiming biblical rains as I set out to drive the 2022 Subaru WRX just north of Kingston, Ont. If it were just about any other performance car, these conditions would’ve been met with disappointment, but not so for this one. Wild weather and partly washed-out roads? Bring it on.
A rare opportunity for an epic road trip through a good chunk of Canada’s spectacular Northern Rockies was made better by the 2022 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro sporting its new hybrid powertrain.
Toyota’s segment-leading RAV4 faces fresh competition from the all-new Mazda CX-50 – an adventure-first five-seater that leans a little towards the luxurious end of the spectrum.
Starting at just over $31,000 for a base model, the BRZ is a heck of a performance bargain for the money. It’s also a featherweight in an age of automotive obesity, and the combo of its short wheelbase, minimal mass, and lightning-quick steering gives the BRZ a frisky character that’s unlike almost any other new car produced these days.
The hero of the Tucson lineup builds on the already excellent conventional hybrid version, while government incentives make it a bargain.
Having the right tool for the job can make all the difference. A multitool or Swiss army knife can solve an endless number of challenges. The 2022 BMW S 1000 XR is a motorcycle multitool to the extreme, and it was absolutely the right tool for a rapid tour around the Canadian Maritimes.