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Auto123's Most Read Stories of April 2017

The 2017 Honda Civic Type R set a new record at the Nürburgring
Photo: Honda
SUVs and green vehicles the hot news topics this spring Automotive expert , Updated:

Market trends this spring have definitely been leaning toward SUVs of all types, including sub-compacts, compacts, midsize vehicles and even hybrids. Speaking of the latter, green vehicles have been another hot topic, with interest going strong as well for performance cars.

Here’s a brief summary for you of the hottest stories we ran on in April 2017:

2018 Subaru WRX and WRX STI
Two of the most highly anticipated models on the market this spring are Subaru’s upgraded Subaru WRX and WRX STI. Don’t miss the video!

2018 Volkswagen Atlas
Volkswagen’s new Atlas midsize SUV will be on display and for sale at VW dealerships before spring turns to summer. It garnered tons of attention during the month of April. We invite you to check out the review by our contributor Denis Duquet.

2018 Toyota CH-R
Reaction to the styling of the new CH-R has been unanimously positive. But don’t neglect to find out just what it can do out on the road!

2017 Nissan Qashqai
Expected at Nissan dealerships in early June, the new Qashqai compact SUV is, to go by the reaction of our readers, set to enjoy strong sales success. The combination of great design, brand reputation and aggressive pricing will make it hard to beat.

2018 Volvo XC60
Volvo is a company to watch in the coming months; the Scandinavian automaker is demonstrating some serious vitality. To wit, our story on the 2018 XC60 attracted many a pair of eyes to

2017 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid
Our contributor Benjamin Hunting was in attendance for the media launch of the new MDX Sport Hybrid, and took care to note the many qualities it has that could seduce potential buyers.

2017 New York International Auto Show
The 2017 edition of the New York International Auto Show proved quite an event. In our view it was one of the most beautiful auto shows of the season. Revisit our Big Apple Top 10!

2017 Ford Mustang
In both its coupe and convertible format, the Mustang is a truly timeless icon in the automotive industry. It’s now also the king of worldwide sales for sports cars.

2017 Honda Civic Type R
Another super sports sedan in the vein of the Subaru WRX STI, the Civic Type R is without a doubt the most talked-about hit of the 2017 spring season. See it again in record-setting action on the famed circuit at Nürburgring. 

Top 10 green cars for Earth Day
The popularity of our top 10 devoted to green cars is further proof that this market segment is coming into its own. Canadian consumers consider saving on fuel and saving the environment issues of great importance.

Demand for the 2017 Volkswagen e-Golf is strong in Canada
Demand for the 2017 Volkswagen e-Golf is strong in Canada
Photo: Volkswagen