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Matt St-Pierre

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Trained as an Automotive Technician, Matt has two decades of automotive journalism under his belt. He’s done TV, radio, print and this thing called the internet. He’s an avid collector of many 4-wheeled things, all of them under 1,500 kg, holds a recently expired racing license and is a father of two. Life is beautiful. Send Matt an emai
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Only 18 Novitec Ferrari 812 GTS N-Largo Will be Built

Novitec tunes the V12 to produce 840 horsepower. The N-Largo features a full and functional carbon fibre body kit. Top speed is set at 345 km/h. Novitec is a...

GM Heavy-Duty Truck Production Stalled Once More

GMC Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado HD assembly line will be down the week of August 9th. The Silao Assembly in Mexico and Fort Wayne Assembly plants will also be idled. It’s...
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The Devel Sixteen is Alive and Still Under Development

The video shows a non-turbo V16 car being track tested. With the quad turbos, the Sixteen is said to produce over 5,000 horsepower. Devel is a Dubai-based automaker. The...

Nissan Cuts 2022 Leaf Pricing Making it the Most Affordable EV in the US

Price slashing is up to $6,500 from 2021 levels. The Nissan Leaf is the longest-running EV in North America. The base price is not set at $27,400. This is...

Ford Dealers Won’t Keep Maverick Hybrid Models in Stock

Ford would not tell which version would be a better seller. Now we kind of know. The Hybrid version has a lower price but is less capable. The...

Toyota is Still the #1 Global Automaker

So far this year, they’ve sold a record 5.47 million vehicles. This is a new record, beating the previous mark set in 2019 at 5.31 million units. After playing...

Jeep to get its First All-Electric Model in 2023

This is part of Stellantis’ $35.5 billion investment in electrification. It’s unclear which Jeep model will be electric at the moment. Dodge will offer a PHEV model next...
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Demand for Minivans is so Strong They Are Selling for 8% Above Sticker Price

Demand for new vehicles could be driving this trend. Cars, SUVs, and trucks are selling at sticker prices. As well, minivans are undeniably more practical and perhaps buyers...

Toyota to Drop Avalon from Lineup After 2022 Model Year

The large flagship sedan was sold between 1994 and 2022. The Avalon was lined up for an update next year. Though sad this news may be, it was inevitable....

New 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe XRT Details Shared

The trim is a rugged appearance package upgrade. The XRT is based on the SEL version with the Convenience package. For SUVs buyers, an off-road appearance is more meaningful...