- Helping you drive happy’s most read stories of the week (Sept. 3-9, 2017)

Here are the top 5 news, car reviews, and features that caught your attention this week…

The hottest topic was arguably the premiere of the new, second-generation 2018 Nissan LEAF. Highly evolved on the technical front and closing in on near-full autonomous-driving capability, this electric car delivers a range of 241 km with a promise of more in the following years.

The forecast this fall is for hot, at least in terms of the quality vehicles the auto manufacturers are preparing to present to consumers. We listed the top 10 most anticipated new models on the Canadian market for the coming weeks and months.

A number of little tweaks have Ford confident that it will once again lead the pack in the light-duty truck game. After spending some time in a variety of 2018 Ford F-150 models, we tend to believe them. Read our full review!

The third teaser for the all-new Volvo XC40, which focuses on its development process and its new safety features, also generated a lot of page views.

And finally, the all-new 2018 Kia Stinger coupe-style sports sedan has just been made available for presale to Canadian consumers (200 units only). Click on the link for pricing details.

2018 Nissan LEAF
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2018 Nissan LEAF