Rob Beintema

Motoring: Yamaha FJR1300 smooth as low level flight

Swoop and glide, left and right, in a rhythm so hypnotic it narrows the focus.

Motoring: Mitsubishi’s Outlander improves on a good thing

Mitsubishi is concentrating on what they are currently doing best—compact cars and compact SUVs.

Motoring: Smallest Range Rover swirls fashion in with function

Nothing polarizes opinion more than a fashion risk: a sleek two-door with an off-road warrior.

Motoring: XV Crosstrek Touring brings Subaru down to size

XV Crosstrek blends all-wheel drive and SUV-like utility and attitude, with the ride, handling and fuel efficiencies of a family car.

Motoring: Ford F-150 pickup offers more choices

There has been a pickup in the Ford family since the Model T.

Motoring: Honda Grom—step up from the scooter

This new millennial generation is looking for something fun, something new, something different.

Motoring: Luxury in Volvo XC70 T6 AWD Platinum Polestar

The XC70 is a particularly calming oasis in a storm that seemed to be beating with purpose against glass and steel.

Motoring: Ford Fusion Hybrid SE: A hybrid with a sense of style

Fusion has become a best seller, a bread-and-butter, five-passenger, mid-size mainstay for Ford.

Canadian flavour in remarks from Nissan

Nissan VP uses hockey metaphor at New York Auto Show.

Motoring: Who knew Jeeps could go like this

The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT is the performance offshoot of Jeep’s premium flagship.

Entry-level affordability and room for five with Chevrolet Equinox

Chevy Equinox offers entry-level affordability, five-passenger room, four-cylinder fuel economy.

Suck in your gut and be one with the Fat Boy

The Fat Boy is a member of the Softail family and its wide and chunky lines have become synonymous with a kind of elemental cruising ethos.

Around corner, or around globe with Kawasaki

The Kawasaki Versys 1000's tall stance is set up for adventure/tour style of riding, not so much off-road.

Yamaha takes its scooters to the Max with the TMAX

You’d have to squint pretty hard to mistake my wife and I for Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts.

Nissan boosts Murano LE AWD to the Platinum

The 2012 Nissan Murano is a family-friendly, five-passenger vehicle that blends the best of crossover qualities.