Born with oil in his veins, Pedro Arrais has been in, on and around cars and trucks for over 30 years. His high-octane articles on anything that runs on four wheels appears in Friday's Drive section. Before he joined the Times Colonist full-time in 2006, his freelance articles appeared in a number of newspapers and magazines..
Some muscle cars loudly and boldly proclaim their prowess. The 2018 Volkswagen Golf R is the exact opposite — an ordinary-looking five-door hatchback with a giant-killing powertrain underneath its . . .
If your idea of off-the-beaten-track is more driving along a trail that can be a rocky crag at one moment (with one wheel in the air) and a swollen mountain stream the next, the 2019 Jeep Cherokee . . .