Toyota Yaris Crossover review – The subcompact looking to fit in

The crossover segment is growing by leaps and bounds with every automaker looking for that piece of the pie. Toyota has had success with their lineup of crossovers and sport utilities for decades. However, cars like the subcompact Yaris as a crossover was never an idea until now. As buyers shifted towards CUVs the Yaris…

Cadillac Truth + Dare Event Chicago

The Cadillac Truth + Dare Chicago event was held at the Arlington Park in Arlington Heights, IL. I attended the 2PM session Sunday May 19th, but I got there 3 extra hours early because I took the Metra from downtown Chicago. Given the limited Sunday service with Metra it worked out well. I arrived at…

2019 Suzuki Baleno GLX review – A car to take on the urban jungle

Launched during for the 2017 model year, the Suzuki Baleno GLX is Taiwan Suzuki’s foray compact sized car territory aside from the second generation SX4, which is now categorized as a compact. The Baleno is the first new model of a onslaught of new models to be introduced with the Ignis and new generation Swift…

Suzuki Go Unique Event

Over the weekend I had the opportunity to attend Suzuki’s Go Unique event at Kaohsiung’s Pier 2 Arts Area. This was the final city of a three city tour with the other two cities being Taipei and Taichung. The event isn’t too big nor was it crowded. Three cars were on display, two Suzuki Swifts…

Vietnam’s VinFast unveils its first two vehicles

VinFast, Vietnam’s very own automaker is planning to debut its sedan and SUV at the upcoming Paris Motor Show on October 2nd. VinFast is looking to build upon itself as being Vietnam’s very own auto brand. Back in June, GM and VinFast signed an agreement that allows VinFast to take ownership in GM’s Hanoi plant,…

2018 Toyota Vios review – Basic transportation goes fishing for a new impression

The 2018 Toyota Vios has been given a facelift. Officially going on sale Summer 2018, it is now in-line with Toyota’s current design language. Love it or hate it, this big fish mouth Vios styling is much more aggressive than its predecessor, which was rather dull and uninspiring. Toyota Taiwan decided to retain the Vios…