Volkswagen Freedriving Tour 2012

It’s that time of the year again when Volkswagen Canada invites all VW fans to join them on a weekend of fun to celebrate and to test out the German engineering and design of their beloved cars. VW Freedriving Tour is every car lovers dream experience; closed course, lots of twists and turns and guidance of a professional instructor. I had an amazing time last year at the event and I had to go back and test out the 2012 lineup. This year’s event is even more special since it’s Volkswagen’s 60th year anniversary in Canada annnnnd I have waited for a year to get to drive the 2012 Beetle. Continue reading “Volkswagen Freedriving Tour 2012”

Fiat 500 Abarth + Charlie Sheen

It’s funny how couple of years ago no one in North America would’ve thought Fiat would become such a hip and happening thing. Fiat has been busy making ties between their comeback car the 500 and what is NOW. From Gucci, Jennifer Lopez and now Charlie Sheen! This is such a cool and appropriate marriage between the new Fiat 500 Abarth with its seductive ways … Continue reading Fiat 500 Abarth + Charlie Sheen

2012 VW Golf 2.5

These past few weeks my life has been filled with car problems and frequent visits and phone calls to my local VW service center. Finally I had to drop off my baby Jetta at the mothership for some R&R, needing some love from professionals.

While my car was at the shop, my VW connection hooked me up with a sweet sweet 2012 Golf. I only had driven a Golf once before at the VW Freedriving day and I was super excited to drive a brand spanking new one for a few days.
After I got over the initial issues with the car (combination of a Sportline 2.5 litter engine and its torque and my car sickness problems! Haha) I loved driving it so much that I felt like I was cheating on my car with a younger and faster car. Continue reading “2012 VW Golf 2.5”