Articles Written By Sami Haj-Assaad

Amazon Alexa Auto: How It Works and What It Can Do
By Sami Haj-Assaad
August 21, 2020

Got room for another juggernaut in your car?

2020 Nissan Kicks vs Hyundai Venue Comparison Test
By Sami Haj-Assaad
August 20, 2020

Cheap, cheerful, and packed with value

2020 Subaru Legacy vs Toyota Camry Comparison Test
By Sami Haj-Assaad
August 17, 2020

Both boast all-wheel drive, but what about the rest of the package?

How Mazda Uses Food and Surfing to Inspire Vehicle Design
By Sami Haj-Assaad
August 11, 2020

Drawing inspiration from surfing, fine dining, and the world around us.

Stray Dog Visits Hyundai Dealership, Gets Offered a Job
By Sami Haj-Assaad
August 11, 2020

He was given the title of 'Pawfessional Consultant'

2020 Toyota RAV4 vs Subaru Forester Comparison Test
By Sami Haj-Assaad
July 28, 2020

Jazzing it up, two ways

Android Auto and Apple CarPlay Voice Command Cheat Sheet
By Sami Haj-Assaad
July 21, 2020

The best way to keep your hands on the wheel and eyes on the road.

2020 Lexus NX vs Cadillac XT4 Comparison Test
By Sami Haj-Assaad
July 21, 2020

Compact footprint, full-size luxury

Advanced Driver Assistance Tech Could Be to Blame for Distracted Drivers
By Sami Haj-Assaad
July 08, 2020

Tech that’s supposed to be helping drivers be safer is actually making them more distracted.

What Causes Motion Sickness and How to Prevent It
By Sami Haj-Assaad
June 29, 2020

What to know before your next road trip.

Top 10 Chevrolet Suburban Movie and TV Appearances
By Sami Haj-Assaad
June 16, 2020

Handsome, rugged, does all its own stunts.

Drive-Thru Activities Across Canada You Can Enjoy This Summer
By Sami Haj-Assaad
June 09, 2020

Here’s a list of activities in each province you can enjoy with your family, all while being socially distanced in your own car.

2020 Mini Cooper S Review
By Sami Haj-Assaad
May 12, 2020

Can you place a price on fun?

How Automatic Emergency Braking Systems Work and When They Won’t
By Sami Haj-Assaad
May 06, 2020

No replacement for human attention, yet.

2020 Ford Escape vs Toyota RAV4 Comparison Test
By Sami Haj-Assaad
May 05, 2020

Practicality vs personality

About Sami Haj-Assaad

Sami has been a road test editor and features writer for the past seven years, earning a number of AJAC awards for video and writing. He's also a member of the World Car of the Year jury.