Articles Written By Brendan McAleer

2024 BMW M3 CS First Drive
By Brendan McAleer
August 01, 2023

An expert warning accompanies this most extreme version of the M3 yet.

2023 Rivian R1T Review
By Brendan McAleer
June 14, 2023

Forget the Ford F-150 Lighting – the R1T is something all its own.

The Ford Bronco Sport Heritage Is Actually a Gremlin
By Brendan McAleer
May 31, 2023

Trust us, it’s actually a good thing.

2023 Porsche Cayman GTS 4.0 Review
By Brendan McAleer
March 24, 2023

With an electrified future right around the corner, the Cayman GTS goes out on top.

2023 Porsche 911 Carrera T First Drive Review
By Brendan McAleer
November 23, 2022

Driving the lightest 911 makes a great bragging point, even if it’s a razor-thin distinction.

First Look: Everything About the 2023/24 Porsche 911 Dakar is Ridiculous and Fun
By Brendan McAleer
November 16, 2022

Porsche's 911 Dakar opens a new off-road-ready chapter for the brand.

Rally-Bred Porsches Have a Long and Fascinating Origin Story
By Brendan McAleer
November 16, 2022

The German automaker’s newest 911 variant that’s built for off-roading might seem crazy, but here’s why it actually makes a ton of sense.

2022 Honda Accord Hybrid Review
By Brendan McAleer
September 01, 2022

This hybrid is probably the best of the Accord breed in spite of higher performing trims.

The Rogers Outage Made Me Fall in Love with Paper Maps Again
By Brendan McAleer
August 25, 2022

Internet outage made our family road trip even more memorable.

Obi-Wan Kenobi’s Electrified Volkswagen Beetle
By Brendan McAleer
July 20, 2022

Ewan McGregor's electirfied Volkswagen Beetle doesn't fly like an airspeeder from Star Wars, but it glides along using a force of its own. (No, it’s not midi-chlorians.)

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS Review
By Brendan McAleer
June 29, 2022

Electrifying the cool factor

2023 Kia Sportage First Drive Review
By Brendan McAleer
April 25, 2022

Moving up the list

The Veloster N Is Hyundai’s Squid Game Winner
By Brendan McAleer
December 14, 2021

Green light

The Off-the-Rails Story Behind Knight Rider and KITT
By Brendan McAleer
July 06, 2021

Saved by a literal derailment

2021 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Review
By Brendan McAleer
June 21, 2021

Minivans are where it’s at, man

Brendan McAleer

Brendan McAleer

Brendan McAleer is a Vancouver-based automotive writer, a member of AJAC and a ginger.