David has been in the automotive game for seven years. His career started from a business development project with an automotive magazine, eventually turning into an editorial gig that would see him branch out to various reputable newspapers and websites. David's versatility expands beyond just writing car reviews. He has interviewed a wide array of company presidents and executives in the field, can speak on industry trends and loves the odd travel story. He currently is the chair of the Automobile Journalist Association of Canada's (AJAC) EcoRun and is one of the association's Board of Directors.
10 cars to impress your date on Valentine's Day
February 8, 2017, 11:25 AM
We’ve put together a list of vehicles to buy, rent or borrow that will 'wow' your date on Valentine's Day.
Move over Prius – here comes the Kia Niro Hybrid!
February 6, 2017, 1:10 PM
The Niro is designed to be a regular crossover that happens to be a hybrid, without the gimmicky hybrid features in the Toyota Prius hybrid family.
2018 Kia Rio 5-door makes North American debut in Montreal
January 20, 2017, 9:10 AM
Kia has always offered consumers good value for money and that's even more the case for this Rio 5, with its high level of standard equipment.
Honda Civic Type R hot hatch heats up Montreal show
January 19, 2017, 7:15 PM
The long-awaited Civic Type R will be available in North American Honda stores for the first time in late spring.
Nissan’s global Qashqai crossover is coming to Canada
January 8, 2017, 9:40 AM
Already highly successful in Europe, the Qashqai will also be sold in the U.S. as well but it will be called the Rogue Sport south of the border.
21 all-new cars available in Canada in 2017
January 5, 2017, 1:05 PM
Many of the new models making their debuts during auto show season won’t actually arrive for sale for a year or more. These ones will.
Ford GT production begins – in Canada!
December 19, 2016, 6:05 AM
Ford has gotten very serious about its performance division which will see a host of new sporty cars by 2020, with the GT at the pinnacle.
The ten most important new-car debuts at the LA Auto Show
November 20, 2016, 12:25 PM
Here are our ten picks for the most important cars to make their debut at the 2016 show, particularly from the Canadian market perspective.
BREAKING NEWS: Mazda CX-5 to get a diesel!
November 16, 2016, 10:50 AM
At a time when others automakers are shying away from diesel, Mazda is displaying an abundance of confidence in its diesel product and technologies.
Hot new second-generation 2017 Mazda CX-5 revealed at L.A. show
November 16, 2016, 8:25 AM
The redesigned, second-generation CX-5 is Mazda’s entry in the compact crossover class, which is the hottest segment in the Canadian market.
Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid is Canada’s first hybrid minivan
November 15, 2016, 2:15 PM
If you want a hybrid but need a minivan meet the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid; it is the only choice you have.
Can Buick’s Chinese-built Envision succeed in Canada?
November 14, 2016, 7:10 AM
The mid-size Envision slots in between the subcompact Encore and the full-size, Enclave, giving Buick small, medium and large crossover to offer.
What you should know about the new Honda Civic Hatchback
October 24, 2016, 9:55 PM
After a 17-year hiatus from North America, the Honda Civic hatchback is back, in the same form built in Swindon, UK for the rest of the world.
All the contenders for 2017 Canadian Car of the Year
October 21, 2016, 1:25 PM
Thirty-four vehicles are vying for the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada's (AJAC) Canadian Car or Utility Vehicle of the Year for 2017.
FIRST DRIVE - VW Golf Alltrack challenges the Subaru Outback
October 7, 2016, 1:40 PM
VW's latest Golf iteration, the Alltrack is an all-wheel-drive (AWD) wagon that is now a top trim level for the 2017 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen.
Getting down and dirty with the Mercedes-Benz G-Class
September 29, 2016, 4:50 AM
The Mercedes-Benz G-Class is considered a mid-size SUV, but with heavy-duty 4x4 capability and major off-roading chops it's not your typical ute.
Semi-autonomous Mercedes-Benz E-Class is as futuristic as it comes
September 14, 2016, 3:35 AM
Now in its tenth-generation, the mid-size 2017 Mercedes-Benz E 300 luxury sedan is the next step on the way to fully autonomous driving.
17 vehicles that won't be back for 2017
September 8, 2016, 4:40 AM
Here's a list of vehicles that have been given the axe and either won't be produced for 2017 or won’t make it far into the new year.
All you need to know about the refreshed 2017 Kia Forte
July 21, 2016, 4:15 AM
The 2017 Forte gets subtle styling changes, a new engine and new transmission focused on fuel economy, and a new plant to build it.
2017 Cadillac XT5 targets German luxury crossovers
June 23, 2016, 5:05 AM
With its comfortable and quiet ride, refined interior and plethora of gadgets, the XT5 becomes a sound alternative in the luxury crossover segment.