Articles Written By Jonathan Yarkony

Comparison Test: Porsche Macan S vs Volvo V60 Polestar vs Mercedes-Benz GLA 45 AMG
By Jonathan Yarkony
February 27, 2015

Lining up competitors for a comparison is never an exact science. Segment lines blur, vehicles cross over established lines, and brands...

Test Drive: 2015 Infiniti Q70
By Jonathan Yarkony
February 26, 2015

There I was, driving down some unknown street in Vancouver, blissfully following the Infiniti Q70’s route guidance, mindlessly...

The Chinese Zodiac in Cars
By Jonathan Yarkony
February 17, 2015

In honour of Chinese New Year, we scratch our heads and wonder what car best represents each sign of the Chinese Zodiac.

First Drive: 2015 Nissan Murano
By Jonathan Yarkony
February 11, 2015

If ever a vehicle was a form over function choice, the Nissan Murano is it.

2015 Nissan Murano: The Essentials
By Jonathan Yarkony
February 06, 2015

We joined Nissan representatives in Vancouver eager to show off the redesigned Murano, fresh for the 2015 model year and on sale since...

Long-Term Test Update 2: 2015 Volkswagen Golf (TDI Clean Diesel)
By Jonathan Yarkony
January 23, 2015

We’ve completed our first switch and have moved into our four weeks with Volkswagen’s efficiency champion, the 2015 Golf TDI Clean Diesel.

Test Drive: 2015 Audi S6 and S7
By Jonathan Yarkony
January 19, 2015

In a year that saw Audi’s sales in Canada grow by almost 20 percent to over 24,000, it’s easy to point at the shiny new baubles in their...

Final Drive: 2011 Porsche Boxster Spyder
By Jonathan Yarkony
January 19, 2015

When life hands you one of the finest driving machines ever built, you go for a drive.

Long-Term Test Update 1: 2015 Volkswagen Golf (1.8TSI)
By Jonathan Yarkony
January 09, 2015

As is to be expected, our first few weeks in the Golf have been hectic, it being the holiday season and time to visit family near and far.

Wish List Car: Porsche 911 Turbo S
By Jonathan Yarkony
December 23, 2014

Since graduating university over 15 years ago, I’ve been back only a handful of times, but this fall an opportunity came up for a...

Long-Term Test Arrival: 2015 Volkswagen Golf
By Jonathan Yarkony
December 19, 2014

Welcome to a long-term test like no other we have done before. Volkswagen has afforded us the unique opportunity to essentially test...

2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 vs 2015 Audi A3
By Jonathan Yarkony
December 10, 2014

by Jonathan Yarkony, photos by Jeff Wilson and Jonathan Yarkony With every generation, cars get bigger, opening up new segments (or at...

Comparison Test: Kia Forte5 vs Volkswagen Golf vs Mazda3 Sport
By Jonathan Yarkony
December 05, 2014

Review by Jonathan Yarkony and Jeff Wilson, photos by Jeff Wilson Anyone who drives on Canadian roads will soon see that we are big...

First Drive: 2016 Audi Q3
By Jonathan Yarkony
December 01, 2014

Here’s an oddity for you. Before even getting a chance to review (or drive) the 2015 Audi Q3 now on the market here in Canada, we are...

First Drive: 2016 Audi Q3 (1)
By Jonathan Yarkony
November 28, 2014

Audi Canada invited us for a brief visit to Munich to sample some changes they have in store for the recently launched Q3, based on...

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.