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Nissan Micra (2017) first drive: Same name, different personality

Nissan’s Micra has been around for decades. Since 1983 in fact, selling over 3.5million in Europe alone during its lifetime. It’s a car everyone has

Nintendo Switch: Everything you really need to know

Nintendo’s Switch reveal event has come and gone, and now that we’re on the other side of it, there’s a lot of information to get

Chord CPM 2800 MKII Integrated Amplifier Review

Pros Exceptional performance via analogue and digital inputs Superb build Impressive connectivity Cons Limited outputs Fairly pricey Looks are a matter of personal taste What

iPhone at 10 : Reliving our original iPhone review through 2017 goggles

The iPhone turns 10: On the iPhone’s 10th anniversary (or is that birthday?), we take a look back at our review of the original 2007

2017 Kawasaki Z650 ABS Review

“Supernaked.” No, it’s not a state of undress or a new movie starring Ron Jeremy. It’s Kawasaki’s description of its newest mid-size streetfighter  made to compete

Taipower X5 Pro Tablet Review : Such a Powerfull Windows Tablet PC

In the Windows 10 Tablet PC launched at the beginning, many people complain about CPU performance is not to force, casually open a few programs

2016 – 2017 Suzuki Boulevard S40 Review

Suzuki pushes the venerable Boulevard S40 line into the ’17 model year with naught but a few extra touches to the paint. In fact, little has really

Luxury diesel sedan comparison : Audi A6 v Mercedes-Benz E220d v Volvo S90

While large luxury European sedans are modest showroom performers Down Under, it’s been action stations at key carmakers’ product planning departments at their foreign HQs.

2017 Lincoln Continental Review: Luxury From an Alternate Future

Five billion dollars. That’s how much Ford has committed to transforming its moribund Lincoln division into The Lincoln Motor Company. Now, I’ve never run a car

2017 Yamaha FZ-10 Review

After a year of feverish speculation and rumor-mongering, U.S. sportbikefans finally get a crack at Yamaha’s top-of-the-line, stripped superbike; the FZ-10. Fans in Canada and Europe

2016 – 2017 Victory Hammer S Review

Price king in Victory’s 2017 cruiser  lineup is the Hammer S with its awesome 250 mm rear tire, inverted forks and red on black racing-style

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS450 review

THE GOOD: The GLS450 packs a smooth ride and is nearly as capable as its bulky body-on-frame competition. It’s surprisingly good without requiring a ton of

The 5 Most Impressive New Cars I Drove In 2016

I’m fortunate in that I have the opportunity to drive almost every new car that makes it to the market in any given calendar year.

2016 Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 RR ABS Review

Aprilia isn’t a brand you see zipping around Smalltown, U.S.A., but European superbike race fans (and competing manufacturers) know the name all too well. Operating under the

2018 Audi Q5 First Drive: Evolution in action

The Q5 is hands-down Audi’s numero uno: its top-seller and, in my humble opinion, one of the best premium crossovers on the market today. First

2016 Ducati Diavel Review

In “Sport” mode, give the throttle a twist and you’ll quickly see why the Diavel has a deep saddle. If it didn’t, you’re butt would slide

2017 Honda Grom Review

Introduced in 2014, the Grom from Honda is a compact bike with sportbike styling, two-up capabilities if you don’t mind having to Fred-Flintstone the take-off, has amazing

10 Cool Cars to Bring Back the Fun to Their Brands

We always want the things we can’t have, especially when they’re cool old cars. The automotive world is littered with misty memories of flashy flagship

Huawei Honor Magic VS Xiaomi MI MIX Hands on Review

Huawei released a mysterious high-end future smartphone, Huawei Honor Magic, which is one of the best smartphone to compete with Xiaomi MI MIX, but according

Who Should and Shouldn’t Buy a 2017 Subaru Impreza

After dropping over $1 billion on overhauling 95% of the Impreza platform, Subaru cashed in big time, as it recently took home the prestigious award for Japan

ZTE Nubia Z11 vs OnePlus 3T Comparison

The Nubia Z11 has finally been launched in India at a price of Rs. 29,999. The latest smartphone to join the league of Snapdragon 820 phones in

Sony A6500 review

Good points Detailed 24 Megapixel stills. High quality uncropped 4k video, 1080 up to 120p, S-Log profiles. Built-in 5-axis stabilisation works with any lens. 4

SteelSeries Siberia 840 review

PROS Comfortable fit Engine 3 software support is useful Decent audio for a gaming headset CONS Not a big upgrade on last year’s model Microphone

YouView 2.0 Update Hands-on Review : What’s new and why should you care?

YouView next-gen update: YouView has just had a massive software update intended to take the fight to rival smart TV services like Sky and Virgin.

2017 Subaru BRZ Review

The Subaru BRZ has been around since 2013 and has soldiered on unchanged. That is, until the 2017 model year updates have taken hold, bringing

The 2017 Toyota 86 Feels Naked Without Its TRD-Tailored Clothes

The updated and rebadged Toyota 86 earned its keep and then some a few months back when we were out in the mountains of California,

Amazon Prime Instant Video review

Verdict A more advanced, easier-to-use version of its former self, Amazon Instant Video is one of the most complete and competitive streaming services out there

Vernee Mars Review : Big Little

Vernee is a new smartphone brand that has made a name for itself fairly quickly in the ultra competitive mobile scene. Their first phone, the Vernee

Xiaomi Mi 5s Review : One Step Forward, One Step Back

The rhetoric you usually see when a mainstream publication reviews a Xiaomi phone is how astonishingly good it is considering the price. But here at

Living with the Apple Watch Nike+ : A strong sports-focussed smartwatch that we’ve already outgrown

Watches and smartwatches have primary jobs. Telling the time is an obvious one, and in the case of the smartwatch, delivering messages, tracking workouts, and