- Helping you drive happy’s most read stories of the week (April 23-29, 2017)

With its announcement of a $19,998 Canadian base price for the new 2017 Qashqai, Nissan has sprung a big surprise on the automotive industry. The price tag for the new subcompact SUV is some $2,000-$4,000 below those affixed to its direct competitors.

The Ford Mustang is now the best-selling sports car in the world, its success largely driven by international markets such as Germany and China. Our report included a superb photo gallery of Mustangs from around the globe, so check it out!

Buyers looking for a luxury compact SUV will have a new option in the new second-generation 2018 Volvo XC60, due in showrooms this fall. Find out about pricing and key specifications.

Canadian fans of all-electric cars were quick to jump on the 250 limited-edition units of the next-generation 2017 Volkswagen e-Golf made available in the country. The good news is that a second batch will be offered this coming fall for the 2018 model year.

Finally, many of you caught our review of the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas following a test drive in Texas. This new 7-passenger SUV has all the tools to compete against more established players.