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Next week on we review the Kia Optima, Fiat 500 and Hyundai Accent

Next week on we review the Kia Optima, Fiat 500 and Hyundai Accent
Everyone seems to be on holiday except us. But that’s okay, because we get to try out some great brand-spanking-new cars and trucks. Here’s what we got in store for you after the weekend.

2011 Kia Optima EX (Photo: Sébastien D'Amour/

Next week, we’ll be publishing:
  • A road test of the 2011 Kia Optima, a stunning new entry in the mid-size sedan segment;
  • A road test of the 2011 BMW X3, the 2nd-generation of the German brand’s popular crossover vehicle;
  • A road test of the cute little 2012 Fiat 500;
  • A road test of the redesigned 2012 Hyundai Accent sedan, which gains in power, refinement and interior space;
  • A series of video presentations on alloy wheels in collaboration with Fastco;
  • A week-long coverage of the upcoming NASCAR Nationwide event in Montreal, including photo galleries and videos;
  • The usual plethora of news, blogs and rantings;
  • And much more
And don’t miss in the coming weeks:
  • Our impressions of the redesigned 2012 Toyota Camry and the 2012 Hyundai Veloster;
  • A 7-way comparison test of mid-size 7-passenger SUVs;
  • Our first drive of the 270-horsepower, 2012 Buick Regal GS.
Enjoy your weekend, soak up some sun, and drive safely.

The NASCAR Nationwide series comes to Montreal! (Photo: Groupe de course Octane)

By Michel Deslauriers ,