Monthly Archives: September 2015

1931 McLaughlin-Buick Series 50

Find of the Week: 1931 McLaughlin-Buick 50 Series

Haven’t heard of McLaughlin before? You’re not alone. With hundreds of automakers born and laid to rest in the first few decades of the industry, it can be hard to keep track of who the players were before consolidation created several of the megaliths that currently rule today’s market. Ontario’s McLaughlin Carriage Company started out…

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Ahh, the venerable pickup truck. Reliable mule to the working man. Ideal platform for lifting, supercharging and bro-dozing in general. Scourge to the Brits. Scourge to The Continent, too, come to think of it. It’s all of these things and many, many more. But, ideal road trip companion? What about daily driver? Maybe not traditionally, but that’s changing as families reduce their car count. In order to find out just how livable they are, we grabbed one and took it on a round trip from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, Alberta – Canadian home of the pickup truck – and back. To see how efficient a pickup can be, we took one of the diesel variety: the 2015 Ram 1500 Bighorn, complete with optional rear air suspension. Should be epic.

2015 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Road Trip

Ahh, the venerable pickup truck. Reliable mule to the working man. Ideal platform for lifting, supercharging and bro-dozing in general. Scourge to the Brits. Scourge to The Continent, too, come to think of it. It’s all of these things and many, many more. But, ideal road trip companion? What about daily driver? Maybe not traditionally,…

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Video games are getting more and more realistic as time goes on, while photographers are increasingly relying on digital manipulation to get that perfect picture after the fact. Technology is blurring the line between the real and the virtual – can you tell the difference? (No peeking at the captions!)

Virtual or Real?

Video games are getting more and more realistic as time goes on, while photographers are increasingly relying on digital manipulation to get that perfect picture after the fact. Technology is blurring the line between the real and the virtual – can you tell the difference? (No peeking at the captions!) Tags: digital, driveclub, forza, gta,…

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1989 Toyota MR2

Finds of the Week: Back to School Cars You Can Buy RIGHT NOW!

The cooler weather that denotes back-to-school season across the country often coincides with the scramble to locate a serviceable set of wheels for the upcoming semester. Just because you’re a student on a tighter budget than most car shoppers doesn’t mean you have to settle for something boring, however – there exists a wide range…

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