All posts by Mark Davis

Mark is a contributing road tester at PerformanceDrive, and is an expert in technology and efficiency. He has had a passion for cars since before he can remember. With the soul and background of an IT nerd, Mark especially appreciates technology advances, safety, and attention to detail. His first car was a rusty powder blue 1972 Volvo 144 sedan. When he's not road testing vehicles, his daily drive is still a Volvo only now it's able to steer and brake all by itself.

2018 Peugeot 3008 Allure review (video)

Jun 07, 2018

Peugeot is boosting its market presence by beefing up its SUV offerings. Sitting in the medium-size segment, the new Peugeot 3008 promises practicality, design and technology to compete against the likes of the Mazda CX-5...

2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport Sd4 SE review (video)

May 08, 2018

Land Rover has long stood as the brand of choice for off-road vehicles. In modern times, it extends to be the brand of choice for chic designs and sheer power as well. The Discovery Sport...

2018 Jaguar E-PACE P250 S review (video)

May 01, 2018

It’s no secret that car buyers have been flocking to the SUV market in hordes over the past few years. And car manufacturers who don’t have a handful of SUVs in their range by now...

2018 BMW 530i Touring M Sport review (video)

Apr 09, 2018

In an industry now dominated by SUVs, it’s refreshing to see the option still exists for a large luxury wagon with the sporty driving dynamics of a sedan. The 5 Series was the best-selling car...

2018 Renault Clio R.S. 200 Cup review (video)

Mar 22, 2018

It’s been five years since the Renault Clio hit our shores with its third-generation cohort. Now, with a mid-life update for the R.S. French pocket rocket you can expect to see much of the same...

2018 Kia Stinger 200 GT-Line (video)

Feb 18, 2018

Kia is not usually the brand that comes to mind when you think of large rear-wheel drive family sedans. With the departure of the locally built Falcon and Commodore, Kia has jumped on the opportunity...

2018 Toyota Fortuner Crusade review (video)

Feb 07, 2018

Toyota’s supremacy in the ever-increasing SUV market continues to prosper. With no less than six SUV models on offer, it’s obvious what type of vehicle customers are moving towards in droves. With so many models,...

2018 Jaguar XE 20d R-Sport review (video)

Jan 26, 2018

So you’re looking for a mid-sized sedan but you’re a bit bored with the common sellers? You want something with a stroke of sportiness. A lash of luxury. A punch of pizazz. For those who...

2018 Lexus NX 300 F Sport review (video)

Jan 20, 2018

When you combine the popularity and practicality of a medium-size SUV with the luxury of Lexus, you get the NX 300. But can an SUV be practical and luxury at the same time? With these...

2017 Renault Koleos diesel review (video)

Dec 21, 2017

The SUV market is by far the fastest growing market in the business. That also makes it one of the hardest to crack into. There is now a myriad choice available at merciless price ranges....

2018 Honda CR-V review – VTi-L & VTi-LX (video)

Dec 15, 2017

After some lacklustre years of sales from the Japanese giant, Honda’s latest release could very well have what it takes to turn those numbers around. The Honda CR-V has never stopped growing in size throughout...

2017 Isuzu MU-X LS-U review (video)

Nov 08, 2017

If you’re in the market for a competent seven-seat off-road SUV but don’t have the budget for the segment-favourite Toyota Prado, there are other options. The 2017 Isuzu MU-X is not an addition to the...

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