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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

More than 2.2 Million New Vehicles Have Not Been Built in 2022 Due to...

The exact number is 2.23 million and climbing. Automakers are focusing on high-end big-profit models over affordable entry-level ones. The news isn’t exactly good, especially if you plan on...
auto sales

Used Car Buyers Willing to Travel Hundreds of Miles to Get the One they...

A recent survey found that consumers will travel almost 500 miles for a car. Buyers in Alaska are prepared to travel nearly 725 miles. New and used car buyers...

2023 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS Cabriolet America Will be a Rare Sight

It marks the 70th anniversary of the 356 America Roadster. The Carrera GTS Cabriolet America will exclusively feature a 7-speed manual transmission and rear-wheel drive. The last America...
2018 BMW M2 Coupé Black Shadow Edition

The new BMW M2 to be the Final non-Electrified M Car

BMW has already introduced some electrified vehicles such as the XM. Most other hyper-power premium automakers have embraced electrification for future high-performance models. The times are a-changing. As we...
California emissions standards

Five Automakers Support California’s Right to Regulate Vehicle Emissions

BMW, Ford, Honda, Volkswagen Group, and Volvo are behind the Californian waiver. The California Air Resources Board was created in the 1960s. A group of 17 Republican attorneys general...

Biden Wants Charging Stations Every 50 Miles on Federal Highways

The administration is planning for 500,000 new charging stations by 2030. These new stations would not require memberships. The lack of charging stations continues to be an issue for...
2021 Mustang Mach-E GT Performance Edition

The EU Parliament Votes to Officially Ban New Fossil-Fuel Vehicles from 2035

The vote upholds the emissions cut of 55% from 1990 levels by 2030. Some lawmakers attempted a 90% cut CO2 cut by 2035 but were shot down. The European...

Lamborghini Celebrates 20,000 Urus SUVs

Production began in 2018. The 20,000th Urus is Viola Mithras with black calipers and a panoramic roof and is headed to Azerbaijan. Lambo also recently celebrated the production...

Volkswagen Opens its North American Battery Engineering Lab in Chattanooga

This will be VW’s in-house testing and high-voltage engineering facility. The Battery Engineering Lab (BEL) represents a $22 million investment. For many, it feels like it’s taking forever, but...

Ram Introduces Factory-Customized 2022 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition

It will be available this summer. The Sandblast Edition will be priced from $126,575 in Canada. It features unique exterior colours and interior trim. The 2022 Ram TRX is...