Articles Written By Jonathan Yarkony

Memory Lane: 2011 Porsche Boxster Spyder
By Jonathan Yarkony
November 20, 2014

For this week’s trip down memory lane, we didn’t have to go back as far as we usually do.

Quick Spin: 2014 BMW i3
By Jonathan Yarkony
November 07, 2014

The i3 has landed. Although it’s small, a little bit goofy looking (okay, a lot goofy looking), and unlikely to sell more than a...

Test Drive: 2015 Nissan Leaf
By Jonathan Yarkony
November 06, 2014

Wikipedia defines a “backronym” as “a specially constructed acronym created to fit an existing word.

2015 Audi A3 2.0TFSI Long-Term Test
By Jonathan Yarkony
October 27, 2014

We spent three months in Audi’s new compact luxury sedan, the A3, in order to see if it would revolutionize the small luxury segment.

2015 Porsche 911 GT3: By the Numbers
By Jonathan Yarkony
October 15, 2014

We had only a single day to experience the ultimate expression of Porsche’s signature 911, the GT3, so we took to the streets to sample...

Test Drive: 2015 Porsche Macan Turbo (and Macan S Video)
By Jonathan Yarkony
October 09, 2014

Sure, the Porsche Macan has been conquering racetracks with its sports-car dynamics and enthusiasts’ hearts with its not-horrifying looks...

2016 Audi TT and TTS: In Pictures
By Jonathan Yarkony
October 08, 2014

The new car sees a host of upgrades, from more powerful engines and updated Quattro all-wheel drive to sleeker, more modern design and a...

First Drive: 2016 Audi TT and TTS Coupe
By Jonathan Yarkony
October 02, 2014

It’s hard not to be giddy getting out of Audi’s latest iteration of its sporty little coupe, greeted by the warm sunshine in Spain’s...

Memory Lane: 2012 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392
By Jonathan Yarkony
September 25, 2014

The new 2015 Dodge Challenger Hellcat has been making serious noise in the horsepower wars, its 707 horsepower stomping on the Ford...

2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class: 11 Things You Need to Know
By Jonathan Yarkony
September 03, 2014

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class has the quality, space, technology and features that make it an executive sedan of the highest order, rather...

Mazda MX-5 Miata Tackles the Tail of the Dragon
By Jonathan Yarkony
August 13, 2014

Earlier this year, Mazda invited us to join them for their annual Adventure Rally.

Editor's Note
By Jonathan Yarkony
July 29, 2014

Welcome to a new era on Auto Trader has long provided Canadians with a place to find or sell their cars, trucks and...

Comparison Test: 2014 Ford Fiesta ST vs 2014 Mini Cooper S
By Jonathan Yarkony
May 08, 2014

Does it seem to anyone else like we can’t get enough of the Fiesta ST? We have no fewer than five stories already, and here we are again.

Test Drive: 2014 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG S-Model 4Matic Wagon
By Jonathan Yarkony
March 07, 2014

And I looked, and behold a pale horse: and his name that sat on him was Death, and Hell followed with him.

Mega Comparison Test: 2013-2014 Compact Cars
By Jonathan Yarkony
November 29, 2013

There are big fish in small ponds, and there are small fish in big ponds.

Jonathan Yarkony

Jonathan Yarkony

Jonathan Yarkony is the former Senior Editor for and, AJAC member, a Brampton-based automotive writer with years of experience evaluating cars and installing child car seats.