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Michel Deslauriers

A full-time automotive journalist since 2004, Michel Deslauriers spent several years working for the portal, we he notably occupied the role of Editor-in-chief. He then moved over to TC Media where he collaborated to the launch of, before joining the team at The Car Guide in 2015.

His knowledge and his interest for the automotive industry range from earth-scorching muscle cars to earth-friendly electric vehicles.

Tests and Features

All articles by Michel Deslauriers
  1. Test Drives 2019 BMW M850i Cabriolet: Expensive Bargain

    As if the BMW 6 Series wasn’t prestigious enough, the German brand replaced it with the recently introduced 8 Series, available in coupe, convertible and—very soon—four-door Gran Coupé body styles. Leapfrogging the BMW 7 Series sedan, it means the 8 Series is now the flagship model line and must be … Full story

  2. Test Drives 2019 Ford Edge: Well-deserved Popularity

    In Canada, The Edge is Ford’s third best-selling behind the F-Series pickups and the Escape. As consumers are ditching their sedans for utility vehicles that offer a higher driving position, cargo space and all-wheel drive, the Edge is a versatile and affordable choice and its consistent sales numbers year after … Full story

  3. Test Drives 2019 Hyundai Kona: Turbo or No Turbo?

    As we all know, the subcompact SUV segment is gaining in popularity and Canadian consumers seem to be willing to trade in their compact cars for one. These trendy vehicles may not be very spacious, but most of them are available with all-wheel drive to help us get through the … Full story

  4. Test Drives 2019 Lamborghini Urus: Heavy Artillery

    The Italian automaker has always relied on low-volume, super-expensive cars to turn a profit, but since consumers rich and poor want SUVs, Lamborghini had to create one of its own. Well, not exactly. The 2019 Lamborghini Urus adopts the same platform as the Audi Q8 , the Bentley Bentayga and … Full story

  5. Test Drives 2019 Nissan Qashqai: Rationally Good

    Many Canadians are trading in their compact cars for SUVs that offer the added benefit of all-wheel drive. However, to stay within the same price point, many buyers must choose a subcompact-sized vehicle such as the Nissan Qashqai. There are a dozen others, such as the Honda HR-V , the … Full story