Monthly Archives: January 2008

Feature: The secrets of parts hunting

A carburetor found through an Internet search. Click image to enlarge By Glen Konoroski If you are into old vehicles, restoration of old vehicles, or just love finding accessories for your vehicle, winter is generally the best time to hunt … Continue reading

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Used Vehicle Review: Nissan Quest, 2004-2007

Not everyone is a fan of the most recent Nissan Quest. Not that I think many drivers aspire to minivan ownership, but those who feel these vehicles best suit their needs generally prefer average to extraordinary. Continue reading

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Inside Story: 2008 Saab 9-3 SportCombi

2008 Saab 9-3 SportCombi. Click image to enlarge Review and photos by Michael Clark Photo Gallery:2008 Saab 9-3 SportCombi Tourings and Estates and Combis, oh my! Like a certain wizard, the parting of the curtain surrounding these transporters reveals the … Continue reading

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Test Drive: 2008 Chevrolet Malibu LTZ

2008 Chevrolet Malibu LTZ. Click image to enlarge Review and photos by Laurance Yap Discuss this story in the forum at CarTalkCanada Find this vehicle in Autos’s Classified Ads Photo Gallery:2008 Chevrolet Malibu Toronto, Ontario – Driving down to Detroit … Continue reading

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Auto Tech: Heater woes

Aside from the fact that’s it’s really cold outside right now, there are many reasons why your car’s heater might not be working as well this winter. Technical Editor Jim Kerr looks at the possibilities. Continue reading

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Buyer's Guide: 2008 Nissan Altima

NEW FOR 2008: – Sedan receives standard anti-lock brakes with electronic brake force distribution, splash guards, and diversity antennae – Optional XM Satellite Radio – All-new Altima Coupe model Completely revised for 2007, the Nissan Altima sedan and hybrid continue … Continue reading

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Buyer’s Guide: 2008 Infiniti M35/M45

NEW FOR 2008: – New M45x model with all-wheel drive – Revised front and rear fascia, grille, rear fender panels, deck lid and taillight design, new chrome accents and new 18- and 19-inch wheels – New white instrument panel lighting … Continue reading

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Buyer’s Guide: 2008 Infiniti FX35/FX45

NEW FOR 2008: – Standard XM Satellite Radio – Revised interior/exterior colour combination availability For 2008, the Infiniti FX35 and FX45 SUVs are unchanged, with only the addition of standard XM Satellite Radio. Sharing its platform with the Nissan Murano, … Continue reading

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Buyer's Guide: 2008 Infiniti G35

NEW FOR 2008: – Sport Package and new 18-inch tire and wheel package offered for G35x all-wheel drive model – Revised Technology and Navigation packages – Standard XM Satellite Radio – Available iPod interface and Driver’s Audio Stage – Exterior … Continue reading

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First Drive: 2009 Toyota Corolla

2009 Toyota Corolla XRS. Click image to enlarge Preview and photos by Jil McIntosh Discuss this story in the forum at CarTalkCanada Find this vehicle in Autos’s Classified Ads Photo Gallery:2009 Toyota Corolla Windsor, Ontario – As the old saying … Continue reading

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Day-by-Day Review: 2008 Ford Focus SES

By James Bergeron Photo Gallery: 2008 Ford Focus SES Day 1: Click Image to Enlarge Another week, another car. This week, something more in line with what the average Canadian consumer has in their sights — an inexpensive sedan with … Continue reading

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Test Drive: 2008 Mercedes Benz S450 4MATIC

review and photos by Andrew McCredie January 28 2008 Photo Gallery: 2008 Mercedes Benz S450 4MATIC Specifications: 2008 Mercedes Benz S450 4MATIC The Guide: 2008 Mercedes Benz S450 4MATIC Click image to enlarge North Vancouver, British Columbia – There’s a … Continue reading

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Comparison Test – 2007 Minivan Challenge, Conclusion

2007 Hyundai Entourage. Click image to enlarge By Dave and Carolyn Discuss the story in the forum at CarTalkCanada Photo Gallery: 2007 Minivan Challenge After over six months of reporting on the Autos Minivan Challenge, the show finally comes to … Continue reading

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