Monthly Archives: March 2011

Used Vehicle Review: Toyota RAV4, 2006-2011

Chris Chase reports that used four-cylinder RAV4s are statistically more reliable than V6 models…

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Modern Classics: Jeep Grand Cherokee, 1993 to present

Though successive Grand Cherokees became more comfortable and luxurious, Chrysler never lost sight of its off-road abilities, says Jeff Burry.

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New Honda Civic top prize at Blue Jays game

A lucky fan at the Toronto Blue Jays’ opening night will go home with a brand-new 2012 Honda Civic on Friday, April 1st, 2011. Continue reading

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“Top Ad Execs” win with Chevrolet Sonic

The winning team has been named in Canada’s Next Top Ad Exec (CNTAE), which required students to create a comprehensive marketing campaign for the new 2012 Chevrolet Sonic.
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Porsche announces new Panamera Turbo S

Porsche has announced its new Panamera Turbo S, the top-of-the-line model in the four-door Panamera lineup. Continue reading

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Petroleum industry faces labour shortages

Canada’s oil and gas industry is headed towards severe and chronic labour shortages, regardless of future energy prices and industry activity, according to the Petroleum Human Resources Council of Canada.
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Saab resumes production after supply disruption

Saab Automobile has resumed production following a short shutdown due to disruption in its parts supply.
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Test Drive: 2012 Mazda5 GT

More power, a nicer interior, and an improved suspension make the new 5 an even better mini people-mover, says Peter Bleakney.

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Feature: 2011 Vancouver Auto Show highlights

Running now through Sunday, the Vancouver auto show is good cross-section of everything that’s new, says Greg Wilson.

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Auto Tech: Chevrolet Volt – the Book

“Chevrolet Volt: Charging into the Future” “is the best book about automobiles I have read in a few years,” says Jim Kerr.

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Ontario car dealers join fight against cancer

Several members of the Ontario Automobile Dealer Association (OADA) have joined the fight against cancer by becoming official daffodil pin partners with the Canadian Cancer Society in 2011. Continue reading

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Nissan announces NV commercial dealers

Nissan NV. Click image to enlarge Mississauga, Ontario – Nissan Canada has announced its first 21 Nissan Commercial Vehicle Retailers, who will sell the company’s commercial vehicle range including the NV full-size van and future additions to the lineup. Retailers … Continue reading

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Volvo starts sales of heavy-duty hybrid trucks

Volvo Group has started sales of heavy-duty hybrid trucks to customers in select European markets. Continue reading

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