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Matt St-Pierre

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

Ioniq 5 Pre-Sales Top 23,760 Units On First Day In Korea

The total annual sales target for the first year is set at 26,500 units. The large-compact electric crossover was revealed only a few days ago. The Ioniq 5 may...

Nearly 70% Of All Canadians Considering An Electrified Vehicle As Their Next Purchase

These Canadians plan to buy their new EV within 10 years. 60% of these intend on making a move in the next one to five years. 42% of...

Mopar’s Jeep Performance Parts Introduces New Half Doors For The Wrangler

New half doors and choice of upper-window assemblies are part of the Dual-Door Group factory option. The Wrangler open-air experience just got cooler. It’s almost impossible to imagine the...

POTUS Seeking $37 Billion To Increase Microchip Manufacturing In The US

Global chip shortage has forced a number of assembly plants to idle production. US firms account for 47% of global chip sales but the US produces only 12%...
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The 2022 Land Rover Defender Gets V8 Power

The V8 in question is the supercharged 5.0-litre we all know and love. Elements of the chassis have been tuned to handle the extra power. The V8 will...

Should You Buy a 2021 Kia Stinger GT?

Pricing for the Stinger starts at $33,090 in the US, $44,995 in Canada. Kia has dropped the 4-cylinder version in Canada, which is still available in the US. ...

Volvo And Geely Auto To Increase Collaboration

Both are holdings of parent company Geely Holdings. Powertrain technologies will be shared as will various other technologies. Volvo Cars and Geely Auto are very distinct automotive companies. However,...

New Ford Shelby F-250 Super Baja Truck Is A Super-Raptor

It’s based on a Super Duty with Power Stroke power. Only 250 will be made and will be priced from $125,805 including the F-250. It includes a full...

The Top Greenest Cars Are EVs While The Top Meanest Are Trucks

The scores are based on the environmental damage index (EDX). The greenest of all is the Hyundai Ioniq EV. The anti-greenest is the Ram 1500 TRX. Its EDX...

Michelin To Become 100% Sustainable By 2050

By 2050, all Michelin tires will be made from renewable, recycled, biosourced, or otherwise sustainable materials. Today, nearly 30% of components used in Michelin tires are from sustainable...