Harper, Brian


National Post, Post Driving, Autovision, Postmedia Newspaper Group



Retired deputy editor of National Post's Post Driving automotive section, with more than 40 years covering various aspects of the automotive business. Founding member of AJAC. Regular contributor to Driving.ca as well as Postmedia and Sun Media newspapers.


Recent Articles:

  1. Car Comparison: 2020 Mazda3 vs. 2020 Subaru Impreza

    Brian Harper

    Until Subaru decides to give the Impreza more power, the Mazda3 is the king of the AWD compact sedan castle

  2. SUV Review: 2020 Ford Explorer Platinum

    Brian Harper

    Ford's new Explorer, a key player in the Blue Oval's SUV lineup, is a full-size “everyman” depending on the trim level

  3. Car Review: 2020 Subaru Impreza sedan

    Brian Harper

    The Impreza is still the most affordable all-wheel-drive compact sedan on the market, but no longer the only one

  4. SUV Comparison: 2020 Hyundai Venue vs. 2020 Nissan Kicks

    Brian Harper

    The all-new Hyundai Venue is a solid value proposition, even if it's a bit pricier than the Nissan Kicks

  5. SUV Review: 2020 Jaguar F-Pace SVR

    Brian Harper

    Jaguar's super-SUV channels the spirit of the F-Type for maximum driver enjoyment, no matter the season

  6. SUV Review: 2020 Mercedes GLE 350

    Brian Harper

    With its buttoned-down formality, Mercedes' redesigned GLE 350 functions best as upscale family transportation

  7. First Drive: 2021 Porsche 718 Boxster, Cayman GTS 4.0

    Brian Harper

    Porsche's GTS sports cars come steeped in grand motorsport history


  8. First Drive: 2020 Porsche Macan GTS

    Brian Harper

    Porsche provides yet another reason to get your Speed Racer jollies in the form of a crossover

  9. SUV Review: 2020 Mazda CX-3

    Brian Harper

    As with almost every other Mazda, the CX-3 places a premium on sporty handling

  10. First Look: 2021 Cadillac Escalade

    Brian Harper

    The leading full-size luxury SUV isn't going electric yet, but you can get a diesel for the first time

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