Articles Written By Sami Haj-Assaad

Mazda Miata Design Ethos Is Behind the CX-30’s Success
By Sami Haj-Assaad
November 20, 2019

Taking inspiration from the driver, not the competition

5 Things You Need to Know about the 2020 Mazda CX-30
By Sami Haj-Assaad
November 20, 2019

All the facts and figures for Mazda's compact crossover

Finalists: Subcompact SUV
By Sami Haj-Assaad
November 19, 2019

Honda HR-V, Hyundai Kona, Mazda CX-3, Nissan Kicks, Subaru Crosstrek

Finalists: 3-row SUV
By Sami Haj-Assaad
November 19, 2019

Ford Explorer, Honda Pilot, Hyundai Palisade, Kia Telluride, Subaru Ascent

2020 BMW X6 M50i Review
By Sami Haj-Assaad
November 11, 2019

Faster, louder, flashier

2020 BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe Prototype Drive
By Sami Haj-Assaad
November 06, 2019

Mainstream enthusiasm

Infiniti Confirms QX55 and Future EV Plans
By Sami Haj-Assaad
November 04, 2019

Five new vehicles by 2022

2019 Honda Civic vs 2020 Hyundai Elantra vs Toyota Corolla Comparison Test
By Sami Haj-Assaad
October 30, 2019

This one's for all the marbles

Toyota Shows Off Autonomous Bus, Mobility Aids for Tokyo Olympics
By Sami Haj-Assaad
October 24, 2019

Ready for production, primetime

New Toyota Mirai Concept Combines Futuristic Fuel with Fashionable Style
By Sami Haj-Assaad
October 23, 2019

Production model in all but name

Lexus LF-30 Electrified Concept Signals Stylish, Sustainable EV Future
By Sami Haj-Assaad
October 22, 2019

First production Lexus EV to land in 2020

2019 Honda Civic Sedan vs 2020 Hyundai Elantra Sedan Head-to-head Comparison
By Sami Haj-Assaad
October 11, 2019

Small cars, big value

2020 Toyota Corolla vs 2020 Honda Civic Head-to-head Comparison
By Sami Haj-Assaad
September 09, 2019

Family Feud

2020 Subaru Legacy First Drive Review
By Sami Haj-Assaad
September 09, 2019

SUV, but with a trunk

2020 Toyota Corolla vs 2020 Hyundai Elantra Comparison Test
By Sami Haj-Assaad
August 29, 2019

The more things change…

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.