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A $60,000 2020 Dodge Challenger Scat Pack 392 Or A Choice Pre-Owned Car?

The Dodge Challenger remains one of our favorite cars to drive. We occasionally like to cross-shop based on price. Obviously, this isn’t a comparison in value, technology, or even performance. A brand new 2020 Dodge Challenger Scat Pack 392 is one hell of a car that makes all the right noises, will be reliable and relatively trouble-free for years...

Nitto SN3 Winter Tire: Yes, From Nitto

Nitto is best-known for its ultra-high performance tires. Nitto sells three different winter tires in Canada. The SN3s are the high-performance variant. I feel as though we have a knack for discovering hidden tire treasures among established tire makers. Nearly two years ago, I found out that Nokian, known the world over for their winter tires, makes excellent summer...

Top 2020-21 Winter Tire Suggestions

Good winter tires are the best safety feature. As we’ve learned in life, you always get what you pay for. Don’t wait until the last minute! 2020 will go down in the history books as one of the most disruptive and anxiety-inducing of all time. If you’ve left your home in the last week or so, you might have...

The All-New 2022 Hyundai Tucson Will Offer Hybrid And PHEV Powertrains

The Tucson is Hyundai’s global best-seller. More than 7 million have been sold since its launch in 2004. Will be on sale in the first half of 2021 for the 2022 model year. This is an extremely important launch for Hyundai around the globe. This all-new 2022 Hyundai Tucson has been purposefully designed to attract more buyers with cutting-edge...

Volkswagen’s EV 101: Your Quick Electric Vehicle Lexicon

EVs are simpler generally speaking than ICE vehicles. By 2024, they’ll have invested over $37 billion in the technology. They also plan on selling over 1.5 million of them worldwide by 2025. The near entirety of the automobile industry is currently undergoing a massive shift. The internal combustion engine, which has ruled the car business nearly unchallenged for over...

Remembering The Hyundai Veloster And That Quirky Third Door

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The Veloster came out in 2011 It offered a 201-horsepower optional turbo engine It had a third door granting access to the rear seats The Hyundai Veloster is the latest victim of the SUV craze and although it had its faults, it's still unfortunate to see it go. Hyundai is on a small car rampage, killing off the Hyundai Accent...

The Mitsubishi Lancer EVO: Born Into Greatness And Legend

The first Lancer EVO 1 was built as a homologation special in order for Mitsubishi to participate in the WRC. Ten generations of the Lancer Evolution were built. The final EVO X bowed out of service in 2015. In its 23-year lifespan, the Mitsubishi Lancer EVO was the definitive hero car, the Japanese brand's flagship, and aspirational car. Sadly,...

Remembering the Mazdaspeed6 And All Its AWD Glory

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The Mazdaspeed6 was powered by a 2.3-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine, and it had all-wheel drive It was produced for just two years (2006-2007) but it remains to this day one of the best Mazda vehicles ever We look back at the Mazdaspeed6, a small footnote in the vast array of models Mazda has produced over the years, but one...

This 1976 Article Against Seatbelt Laws Shows How Far We’ve Come, Or Not

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A 1976 article from a French-Canadian newspaper argues against seatbelt legislation Many of the themes of the article are relevant today as face coverings are becoming mandatory in many places A 1976 article published in a defunct newspaper in Quebec shows how far we've come when it comes to automotive safety, but it also shows that are natural resistance...

Why are car insurance premiums on the rise?

– In collaboration with Promutuel – Typical reasons for changes in insurance premiums Car insurance premiums have been increasing across the board in recent years. This is due in part to recent events, but there are other more basic reasons why premiums have been increasing. In addition to changing current events, your insurance premium can vary for reasons that are specific...

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