Car Reviews

Car reviews and test drives of new vehicles by the editors of AutoGuide.com. Each new car review article by our in-house team of experts includes information on: standard features, trim levels, performance statistics, price (MSRP), fuel mileage (mpg), driving impressions and how it compares with the competition. Complete with industry leading video car reviews, also look for our definitive verdict on if you should buy this car.

2024 Range Rover SV SWB Review: Taking on the World’s Best

Growing up, Range Rover was the epitome of luxury SUVs. It was the vehicle active, wealthy folks drove, and many more aspired to. Nothing short of a Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen made a statement like a Range Rover. 

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2024 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Convertible Review: One True Pony

Here is my toxic trait: I think the Mustang EcoBoost Convertible might be the most correct Mustang.

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VIDEO: 2024 Mercedes-AMG CLA 35 Quick Review

As life evolves, so do our automotive needs, pushing many to consider more versatile options that balance fun and practicality. Does the 2024 Mercedes-AMG CLA 35 offer enough versatility?

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2025 Toyota Crown Signia First Drive Review: Call Me Camry Cross

With the 2025 Crown Signia, Toyota is hoping the third time’s the charm.

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Experiencing The 2025 Subaru Forester In Victoria, BC
2024 Mini JCW 1to6 Edition Review: The Last Shift

This is it. The end of the line.

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2024 Porsche 718 Boxster GTS 4.0 Review: Get ‘Em While You Can

Officially, it’s business as usual for the 2024 Porsche 718 Boxster GTS 4.0. Unofficially, well… you probably shouldn’t wait around if you want one.

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2025 Mini Cooper SE: First Drive

With a range of colors that would make a pack of Skittles blush and those big round headlights and happy face, the Mini Cooper SE is as cute as a button. It makes people smile and kids love them. The Mini has always been a happy car, and the new 2025 Mini Cooper SE is no exception. 

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2024 Lincoln Nautilus First Drive Review: Big Screen Debut

Wholly new for this year and stuffed full of tech, the 2024 Lincoln Nautilus takes on the likes of the Lexus RX with a whole-hearted comfort angle, providing buyers with a cushy cabin and tech meant to make life easy.

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2024 Nissan Ariya Road Trip: The European Staycation

Cambridge to Paris: done in a single day and, in the 2024 Nissan Ariya, a single charge.

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2024 Subaru WRX RS Review: Track Upgrades Make a More Fun Road Car

With the Subaru WRX STI no longer on sale, the regular WRX has taken the reigns as the top performing Subaru. Designed to appeal to a larger crowd of consumers, the WRX is a lot fun to drive, but a bit soft around the edges for those that really like to push their cars.

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2025 Genesis GV80 First Drive Review: Under the Skin

A subtle facelift hides big changes inside for the original Genesis SUV. The GV80 goes big on increased tech, adding to what is already the best cabin experience in the class.

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2024 Rivian R1T Review: The Truck for Non-Truck People

A pricey—or very pricey, in Canada—statement vehicle, the 2024 Rivian R1T still impresses as the original EV truck. Full of thoughtful design and packing serious performance, the R1T adds a whole new dimension to America's favorite vehicle shape.

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2024 BMW M440i xDrive Gran Coupe Review: 5 Doors are Better Than 4

The BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe returns to Canada this year as a limited edition, with just 300 units on offer. Available in the United States for years, this so-called four-door coupe can’t escape the question as to whether it’s unique enough to differentiate from the 3 Series sedan.

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2024 Subaru BRZ tS Track Test Review: Cranking Up the Fun Meter

Photos By: Jeff Wilson

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2024 Acura ZDX Type S Review: First Drive

The new 2024 Acura ZDX is unlike the ZDX of the past. For starters, the new SUV is fully electric, a first for Acura. Shared with a platform co-developed with GM, the Acura engineers have worked hard to differentiate the ZDX from its distant Cadillac Lyriq cousin.

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2025 Subaru Forester First Drive: If It Ain't Broke Make It Better

Photos by Chase Bierenkoven

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2024 Hyundai Sonata Review: First Drive

Hyundai continues to pursue the family sedan market with the refreshed 2024 Sonata. Never a brand to shy away from radical redesigns, the new car features a drastically different look up front and in the rear. What hasn’t changed are the engines, with a choice of three four-cylinder engines, one naturally aspirated, one turbocharged, and the other a hybrid.

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2024 Hyundai Elantra SEL Review: Five Star Driver

The Hyundai Elantra sees useful updates for 2024, with a freshened face and even more standard tech. With the compact segment continuing to see challenges from the small SUV crowd, Hyundai's now-smallest sedan majors on what sedans have long done best: offering a ton of space mixed with great fuel economy.

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2024 Honda Civic Sedan Touring Review: Still a Benchmark

Two years ago, the latest generation Honda Civic earned the AutoGuide 2022 Car of the Year Award. With a fantastic blend of refinement, composure, performance, and comfort, we were quite impressed with Honda's small sedan.

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2024 BMW X2 xDrive28i Review: Baby Grows Up

Even with a growth spurt for its second generation, the BMW X2 retains its high-riding hot hatch feel—especially in the hard-riding M35i model. The entry-level xDrive28i sacrifices some outright speed, but tempts buyers with a more well-rounded ride, not to mention a useful (comparative) discount.

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2024 Porsche Macan EV Review: First Drive

Porsche didn’t cut any corners when it came time to design its first EV. The Taycan was fresh, innovative and above all a Porsche. It introduced an 800-volt architecture, super-fast charging speeds, and breathtaking performance. The lessons learned after selling over 150,000 of them in just a few years have in no small part played a major influence on the brand's second EV—the new Macan.

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2024 Toyota Tacoma Hybrid First Drive Review: Fun Will Cost You

The Tacoma finally brings Toyota's hybrid expertise to the mid-sized truck market. Far from a single-minded fuel-sipper, this electrified Taco comes correct with a muscular powertrain and a whole new Trailhunter trim catering to the overlanding crowd.

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2024 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Review: The Last of the Manuals

The Volkswagen GLI is celebrating its 40th anniversary. More importantly though, it is tasked with carrying the enthusiast torch as the final VW to have a manual transmission. With the Golf GTI and the Golf R both losing their six-speeds after 2024, the GLI will be the lone soldier.

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2025 Toyota Camry First Drive Review: Better Best-Seller

More of a heavy facelift than a fully new model, the 2025 Toyota Camry nonetheless improves the brand's best-seller by updating the cabin and improving refinement across the board. Now exclusively hybrid-powered, the mid-sized four-door has a dash of Prius style inside and out.

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2024 Toyota Land Cruiser First Drive Review: Reborn Retro Off-Roader

The new Land Cruiser is smaller, more efficient, and more affordable than the basically-a-Lexus model we said goodbye to in 2020. That's all good, but with this downsizing, Toyota's icon now sits much closer to the 4Runner than ever before, which will also see a whole new generation later this year.

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2024 Subaru WRX TR Review: The More Things Change...

Like clockwork, every new Subaru WRX generation is met with criticism, only for Subaru to respond by adding subsequent trim(s) that supposedly make good on the newest vehicle’s disappointments. The introduction of the VB-gen WRX for the 2022 model year brought waves of hatred over the acres of cladding, negligible power increase, complaints that it wasn’t involving enough, and the demise of the beloved STI variant. The result is the WRX TR, a car in which Subaru claims to have tightened up the driving dynamics while maintaining the all-wheel-drive capability and fun-fused everyday drivability the sedan is known for.

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2024 Fiat 500e Review: First Drive

The Fiat 500 left our shores a few years and it appeared Fiat might be leaving our market for good. But the brand has returned to North America as an electric vehicle manufacturer and is showing off the brand’s first offering, the 500e.

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2025 Porsche Taycan Turbo GT Review First Drive: A New Speed Dimension

The Porsche Taycan sparked a war with Tesla when it set a Nurburgring record with its Turbo S. Tesla went on a mission to prove the Model S could beat the Porsche and they did with the Plaid, a 1,020 hp triple-motor EV that lapped the Nurburgring in just 7 minutes and 25 seconds. Not one to sit idly by, Porsche fired back with an all new Taycan model, the Turbo GT, and recently crushed the Plaid’s record by a whopping 18 seconds.

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2024 Toyota Crown Platinum Review: Traditional Sedan, Unusual Package

Not everyone is familiar with the Toyota Crown. Hitting our roads last year, Toyota’s latest sedan is very unique and hard to classify. Upon viewing it, many are left wondering if the vehicle is a car or a SUV. Rest assured, the Crown is a car, just in a very unusual package.

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2023 Honda Civic Si Review: Quick Take

First impressions matter—and the Civic Si didn’t make a good one.

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2025 Porsche Taycan First Drive Review: Peak EV

When Porsche set out to produce its first electric car it had to make sure that it went about it in a way that captured the essence of the brand.

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2024 Honda CR-V Sport-L Review: Comparative Sweet Spot

Fifty percent makes a lot more sense now.

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2024 Toyota RAV4 Prime SE Review: The Invisible Machine

The 2024 Toyota RAV4 Prime SE is the ultimate NPC car.

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2024 Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce Review: A Charmer Let Down by Gremlins

Nobody wants gremlins. Whether it be the kind that appear when feeding a mogwai after midnight, or the type that cause electronic/mechanical components to fail, gremlins can ruin your day.

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2024 Ford Ranger Raptor First Drive Review: Go Go Power Ranger

If the 2024 Ford Ranger Raptor can be boiled down to a single modern abbreviation, it's this: LOL.

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2024 Ford Ranger First Drive Review: Detail Oriented

It’s easy to forget that in most every other part of the world, it’s the Ranger that is Ford’s bread-and-butter pickup truck, not the F-150.

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2024 Hyundai Santa Fe First Drive Review: Adventure Time

Goodbye, curves.

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2023 Mazda CX-30 GT Review: No Turbo, No Problem

The Mazda CX-30 was the start of the brand's CX-labelled SUV onslaught.

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2024 Toyota Camry TRD Review: The Last of Us

Should we celebrate something simply because it’s the last of its kind?

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2025 Mini Countryman SE First Drive Review: Full of Fun

How much does one horsepower really matter?

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2024 Buick Envista ST Review: Fancy Footwork

Have you ever gone to a restaurant, enjoyed an incredible meal, and ended up shocked at the bill—because it’s so low? Buick evidently has.

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2023 Mazda MX-5 Review: Commoving Commuter Conundrum

The Mazda MX-5 Miata has been reviewed countless times by us, in countless ways. There have been summer tests, track tests, winter tests, and comparison tests. As a perennial favorite among the staff here, we never pass up an opportunity to drive it.

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2024 BMW X2 First Drive Review: All in the Family

The previous, first-generation BMW X2 disappeared from these shores over a year ago. Admit it, you probably didn’t notice.

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2024 Jaguar F-Type R 75 Review: Do Not Go Gentle

The F-Type deserved a proper goodbye.

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2024 Land Rover Defender 110 P500 SE Review - Different Can Be Good

Land Rover has recently split the brand into three distinct sub-brands. There’s the posh Range Rover line, the more family-orientated Discovery duo, and of course the off-road ready Defender. Although the latter only includes a single model, the amount of choice the Defender offers is immense.

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2025 Ram 1500 First Drive Review: Back on Top

For a few minutes outside of Austin, Texas, I genuinely forgot we were in a truck.

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2025 Mini John Cooper Works Countryman First Drive Review

According to Mini, the Countryman simply had to get bigger.

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2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale Veloce Review: Plugged Into the Mainstream

True to its Italian nature, the 2024 Alfa Romeo Tonale gets a lot of looks.

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2024 Mercedes-Benz GLS 580 4MATIC Review: Taking the Middle Ground

I didn’t plan it this way. It all just sort of lined up on its own.

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2024 Genesis G70 First Drive Review: Keeping It Fresh

For a certain generation of car enthusiast, the letter G followed by two digits holds a certain nostalgic appeal.

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2024 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro Review: Brodeo Ride

Big, bold, and brash: it's the 2024 Toyota Sequoia TRD Pro.

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2024 Lexus GX 550 First Drive Review: Lego (Over)Land

I had two favorite Lego sets growing up: a pizzeria, and a bridge crossing complete with off-roady truck.

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2023 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Desert Boss Review: Off-Road Commander

When I first laid eyes on my Chevrolet Colorado tester, I thought this is not a vehicle for blending in.

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2024 Mazda CX-50 2.5 Turbo Meridian Edition Review: The One to Get

The Mazda CX-50 continued what the CX-30 started, ushering in a new generation of sleeker, more upscale SUVs for the brand. Designated by adding a zero at the end of the name, the new models are tasked with transforming Mazda into more of a premium auto manufacturer. After the CX-50, the CX-90 arrived, and then the CX-60, released in other markets. By the time you read this, the CX-70 will also have debuted.

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2024 Volvo XC40 Recharge Single Motor Review: Ideal Serving Size

Maybe the 2024 Volvo XC40 Recharge was feeling homesick.

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2024 Mercedes-AMG EQE SUV Review: Flash, Pizzazz, and a Side of Dash

The days of AMG, the Mercedes-Benz performance division, stuffing snarling V8 engines into the brand’s products are dwindling down.

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2024 BMW X5 M Competition Review: Model M Citizen

This is a case of heart over head.

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2024 Porsche Cayenne S and Cayenne Coupe Review

Words by Kyle Patrick

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2024 Range Rover Velar P400 Review: It's the Small Details that Count

Almost seven years have passed since Land Rover first revealed the Range Rover Velar, a car meant to usher in a new era of design for the iconic British SUV brand.

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