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Roads bad? Slow down, be careful when driving in winter conditions
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Ninety-four per cent of Atlantic Canadians use winter tires
Be aware, be safe out there
The first snowfall usually results in a major traffic tie-ups as drivers cope with the new conditions for the first time in months. For some, the first time ever! The problem is compounded as snow removal and salt crews are also often caught off ...
Used Caravans offer maximum size for minimal money
Apparently, interest in the Dodge Grand Caravan from the used marketplace is growing lately, as based on three separate reader emails I’ve received recently. One was from a contractor who re-did my bathroom a few years ago. He used an old ...
2019 Toyota Corolla hatchback exudes sophistication, style
The new-for-2019 Corolla Hatchback is a (very) fresh new take on Toyota’s small-car sales superstar. ...
Auto advice: Do I need to replace entire wheel hub? How do I repair my rear defogger?
Q: I own an old 2002 Oldsmobile Alero in good shape except my mechanic has diagnosed a rear wheel noise as “dry bearings.” I am told that the repair will require replacing the entire wheel hub. Not only is this expensive, $300 for parts ...
Crunching the numbers: how much torque would it take to shift the planet?
Paul Kennaley is one of the automotive service technicians whose comments on maintenance-related topics I often share with readers. He’s also a trusty pal of mine who has, lately, been rebuilding a 1991 Chevrolet 454 SS, which is a ...
2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt puts on high-tech show
The Mustang Bullitt is the rare-but-recurring special-edition Mustang you’re probably after if you want to fly fast under the radar. Recently returning to market for 2019, the Mustang Bullitt is an optional package that jacks up the popular ...
An interview with Timo Bernhard, the man who broke an unbreakable Nürburgring lap record
Stefan Bellof was a fearless 25-year-old racing driver who, on May 28, 1983, became a legend. He lapped the Nürburgring Nordschleife — the most difficult, most dangerous racetrack on the planet, the one the drivers call “Green ...
A few words on your car’s heater
In general, we humans like to be warm, though many Canadians live in a climate where this is challenging for much of the year. Since most of us can’t just pack up and head to Florida for five or six months, it’s especially infuriating ...
Pay attention! Follow these primary rules of the road to avoid trouble this winter
We are now well and truly into that time of year when your life and that of others may well depend on paying attention to your job — driving. ...
Versatile 2019 Honda Insight Hybrid delivers on its green pledge
Honda has had three cracks at the Insight. The first was a small, two-door, two-seater with a “unique” shape, making its debut as a 2000 model. The second came along in 2009 as a five-door, five-passenger hatchback on a unique platform ...