Chris Chase

Chris has been writing professionally about cars since 2004, in print and online. He lives in Ottawa with his wife and two feline tyrants. In rare quiet moments, he can be found travelling or playing one of his way-too-many guitars. Chris is also a journalist member of the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC).

Contributions to TL:

Nissan’s redesigned Rogue gets beefed up look & creature comforts

Nissan's compact Rogue heads into 2021 with a muscular redesign, more tech, comfier interior, increased power, and lower stance. Is it enough to compete?

New Crosstrek gets big updates, adds new Sport trim for adventurers

The 2021 Crosstrek isn't a full redesign but Subaru gave the compact SUV major updates including a new Sport model, the Forester's engine & design changes.

Closer Look at the Subaru Ascent’s Towing Capacity

Finally, Subaru SUV shoppers requiring proper towing capacity don't need to rely on the Outback. The 3-row Ascent has more pulling power but top trims only.

BMW finally shows 4 Series Coupe some love with sculpted looks & improved performance

The often neglected BMW 4 Series Coupe gets some love with a redesigned 2021 model sporting better performance specs, bolder looks, and weight reduction.

Acura reveals the redesigned 2021 TLX and V6-powered Type S: Here’s a closer look

Acura is entering serious sport sedan territory with its redesigned 2021 TLX sedan, including the 3.0L V6 TLX Type S. Here's a look at specs & key features.

Best Used Small SUV & Compact Crossovers: 8 Models to Consider

Buying a used small SUV or compact crossover is challenging with so many choices. Here are the best models to consider based on value, design & reliability.