Face-Off: 2018 Subaru Crosstrek v. 2018 Toyota C-HR

By Isaac Bouchard One of the hottest classes of car right now is the subcompact crossover. Subaru helped establish it with the first-gen Subaru Crosstrek, a jacked-up Impreza five-door hatchback. Toyota just came to play, with the C-HR, a vehicle intended for the now-closed Scion division. These two compete for same clientele. Both look, to … Read more

2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid SE AWD Review

Credit the Toyota RAV4 with being the first compact crossover, way back in the mid-90s. Now the company’s best selling vehicle in the USA, it has evolved into a mainstream machine, losing much of the quirkiness that marked out the earliest models. The current generation hasn’t kept pace with the leaders in the class, either, … Read more

2017 Toyota 86: ‘Round the Block Review

The Toyota 86

The death of Scion brand gave Toyota the opportunity to align their affordable sports car with the company’s heritage and highlight changes it has undergone that make it better at fulfilling its niche mission. By Isaac Bouchard   Likes: The 86 name pays homage to the rear wheel drive, 5th-gen Corolla AE86, which became a … Read more