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Monthly Archives: August 2014
It’s a big country, and there’s a lot of work to do. Here’s how Canadian trucks got it done over the years.
As summer draws to a close, it’s time to hit the books. And the road.
Be prepared to make new friends if you buy our Find of the Week.
I figured I’d talk to my local vet for some more information and tips and share my findings with my dog-loving readers.
We look at some of the special concerns faced by shoppers after a high-mileage beater, and how to check for potential issues.
If you’re a wagon-hating parent of potential NBA draftees who doesn’t want a big SUV, then BMW has the car for you.
High-performance bang for the buck defined last-gen Corvette.
Short in length, long on character.
Lexus launches a compact CUV/Crossover complete with a brand-first turbocharged engine.
Latest Dark Custom brings a new kind of Harley to light.
After stretching the budget to buy that new-to-you family car, the last place you want to visit is an auto repair shop. The Toyota Camry may not be your ultimate “dream machine”, but it is unlikely to give you too many restless nights worrying about repair bills.
As I was about to find out, three days in a 2014 Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 Coupe amounts to a thrill ride in a parallel universe where time compresses and the driver becomes a superstar… no, the publicist for a superstar. Everyone wants a picture. Everyone wants a ride. Your gas card melts.
The answer is always Miata – but which one?
The ultimate Range Rover offers enough sublime luxury and scintillating performance to make it a lottery-win must-have.
Hyundai Canada brought autoTRADER.ca to Ann Arbor, Michigan – just outside Detroit – for the launch of the all-new 2015 Hyundai Sonata.
Rogue loved for fuel-efficient performance and handling.
A Ferrari you can actually afford – in more ways than one.
Earlier this year, Mazda invited us to join them for their annual Adventure Rally. Prior to departure, we had no idea where our chartered flight would be taking us, what our route or events would be or even what vehicle we would be driving; just that it was a Mazda vehicle and an Adventure!
Had the Strada edition not been created, I’m not sure the idea of embarking on a long distance journey with a Ducati Diavel would have ever crossed anybody’s mind.
Although saddled with a front-wheel-drive platform shared with its sedan sibling, the Accord Coupe is nevertheless a rewarding sports coupe that offers great technology and good value.
The Audi TDI Tech Workshop 2014 event celebrated 25 years of the company’s Turbo Direct Injected (TDI) diesel engines, and Copenhagen is where you’ll find one of the largest diesel engines in the world.
Check a used Fit for sporadic power delivery and paint condition.
Ever feel like Mario Kart just isn’t realistic enough? Sure, there’s more than a little fantasy involved in a game where your competition is a talking mushroom in a speedy little racing kart that is also a hovercraft, but where is the corporate sponsorship goshdarnit?
Well, the wait is over.
We go a-knockin’ on ten of the most rockin’ vans ever.
Scrutinize used Jetta models for electronics issues and clutch wear.
Buying a used luxury cars can be all kinds of awesome – provided it’s not concealing a pricey issue. Here are some tips to consider when shopping for that new-to-you top-line model.
Styling Rather than fight head-on against the full complement of excellent compact SUVs around, Buick simply decided to go one size smaller. The five-door Encore doesn’t have an aggressive bone in its body, with an upright, curvy body, big guppy eyes and a small chrome Buick grille. Some of the detailing – the blue-ringed HID…
We sent Brendan McAleer down to Portland, Oregon to get a taste of Dodge’s wicked new muscle car, the 2015 Challenger. The new king of the drag strip and horsepower wars is the Challenger Hellcat, its supercharged 6.2L V8 Hemi making 707 hp. That’s right, 707. SEVEN HUNDRED AND SEVEN freakin’ horsepower!
Most sane people will tell you they hate advertising but what they really mean is they hate bad advertising and 99 percent of the time that’s the same thing. Let’s look into the 1 percent. Some of these were actually done in 2012 but were celebrated in 2013 and ‘14 at international award shows.
Check last-generation Mazda 3 for clutch and gearbox trouble, then buy confidently
Honda’s newest CBR is a forgiving and capable bike that will satisfy novices and comfort-conscious sportbike lovers alike.
Subaru has introduced an all-new Legacy to North American consumers and it is better than ever.
With a highly competitive mid-size sedan class, Subaru has truly put its best foot forward in the hunt for a dramatic 50 percent sales increase in Canada.
Story and Photos by Justin Pritchard Pickups, SUVs and crossovers are a big part of Canada’s used vehicle market – especially as shoppers trade in their few-year-old models on the ever-evolving latest and greatest models. Many Canadian shoppers look strongly towards used ‘utility’ vehicles when capability, toughness, and a sense of adventure are priorities in…
GM Canada invited autoTRADER.ca to drive the new 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe and Chevrolet Suburban through the scenic Gaspé region of Quebec. Seen here at Le Phare de Cap-des-Rosiers, both vehicles are all new for 2015 and with an early introduction, are on sale now. The last update was in 2007, so the new generation has…
Some simple tips to help you find a great used convertible.