Arrais, Pedro


Times Colonist



I swear I was born with oil in my veins. I have been in, on, under and around cars for as long as I can remember.
I have funnelled that energy and passion into my writing about what I know best.
I strive to inform, entertain, educate and sometimes, even inspire.

Recent Articles:

  1. Pedro Arrais review: Golf R a track wolf in sheep's clothing

    Pedro Arrais

    Some muscle cars loudly and boldly proclaim their prowess. The 2018 Volkswagen Golf R is the exact opposite — an ordinary-looking five-door hatchback with a giant-killing powertrain underneath its . . .

  2. Pedro Arrais review: Jaguar I-Pace sets new EV standard

    Pedro Arrais

    Jaguar, a luxury brand that has produced some of the world’s most memorable cars, has just added another milestone to its history — the I-Pace, its first all-electric vehicle. Many manufacturers . . .

  3. Pedro Arrais review: Honda Insight hybrid gives Prius a run for money

    Pedro Arrais

    Honda has pulled out all the stops to make sure buyers shopping for the ultimate in fuel efficiency consider their new gasoline-electric 2019 Insight. Until now, those frugal buyers would . . .

  4. Pedro Arrais review: Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid goes easy on gas

    Pedro Arrais

    With the addition of an electric motor, Chrysler has created the 2019 Pacifica Hybrid, the world’s only plug-in electric vehicle that is also a minivan. Chrysler has a long history with the . . .

  5. Pedro Arrais review: Expedition the king of the full-size SUVs

    Pedro Arrais

    In a clash of the titans, the 2018 Ford Expedition proves to be an worthy adversary in a market segment where bigger is better. The Expedition fits into the full-size SUV niche market segment. . . .

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