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Following the trail of a 2019 Chevrolet Silverado Trail Boss
If pick-up trucks could communicate with one another, I’m sure there would be lots of chatter as they came to life inching their way down the assembly line. As frames, fenders and tailgates aligned with transmissions, suspensions and ...
Why Tesla’s key rival might come from Sweden, not Silicon Valley
GENEVA — Polestar is a flashy startup offering sleek electric cars to the masses. Sound familiar? We’ve seen this before, most notably from Tesla. ...
Parents must set good example for kids
Parents know children watch and mimic their actions. This extends to driving, and how significant and often dangerous, copying bad habits can be. While developing a modern training and testing curriculum south of the border, we monitored the ...
Was 2019 Mazda CX-5 diesel worth the wait?
At long last, long-awaited, finally available, perpetually postponed, it took a long time coming. No, we’re not talking about a new Guns N’ Roses album, 15 years in the making. These phrases can be found in any review of the ...
The secretive, pricey process of bringing concept cars to life
International motor shows like those in New York, Paris and Geneva let visitors glimpse into the future and see dreams made real. Concept cars have added excitement to what would otherwise be glorified showrooms since Harley Earl’s fantastic ...
Car trouble? Try these 3 magic bullet fixes, first
This week, based on research for hundreds of modern used-car buying guides, I’ve compiled the following list super-easy fixes for a wide range of commonly-reported modern car issues across virtually all brands. Each of the three fixes ...
Stop overthinking which winter tires to buy
Winter tires are like children’s breakfast cereal: there are countless types, each with their own claim of superiority, and they all present beautifully with vibrant advertising materials, packaging and TV commercials. Selection is also ...
Big luxury SUVs aren’t just American anymore
In the simpler, early days of the SUV, when you wanted something enormous and plush with ample space for children and dogs and bulk-bought groceries, you shopped American. If you were Arnold Schwarzenegger, that meant you bought a Hummer. For most ...
Signs a used 2016+ Shelby GT350 Mustang may not be a smart purchase
If you like the idea of a rocket-propelled Mustang with an 8,000 RPM V8 engine and some of the most obnoxious exhaust sounds on the planet, then you may be considering a second-hand Shelby GT350 Mustang for purchase. This high-performing Mustang ...
What to do when low tire pressure warning appears
The widely-variable temperatures in many parts of Canada during this time of year have at least one annoying side-effect observed regularly by motorists: the more frequently illumination of a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) warning light, in ...