Monthly Archives: April 2014

Test Drive: 2014 Mini Cooper S Hatch

Jacob revisits his favourite little car as the 2014 Mini Cooper S arrives in Canada.

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Test Drive: 2014 Chevrolet Volt

Greg Wilson thinks the Volt is very appealing as an electric car but not so much as an “extended range” car.

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Laval, Toronto Take Top Two Spots At Shell Eco-Marathon

Université Laval has won for five of past six years

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Lexus Could Add Seven-Seat Crossover Under GX

Highlander-based RX could grow or new model could be added

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First Drive: 2015 Porsche Macan

The new Porsche Macan luxury compact crossover may not stick to the road like a 911, but there is no finer-handling crossover on the market.

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Trident Iceni Is The British Sports Car Of Diesel Dreams

6.6-litre turbo diesel V8 powers this shapely British hoonmobile

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Quick Spin: 2014 Chevrolet Malibu

Although it lags behind the competition in the Comparison test, a lower-trim, back-to-basics Malibu is still a reasonable option if you can find the right deal.

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Tire Review: Making Sense of Tire Speed Ratings

Do you really need a tire rated for 240 km/h? The short answer is yes.

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Auto Tech: Porsche Twin-Turbo V6 in Macan and Panamera

Fuel-saving tweaks and tech turn in higher performance, better mileage and no compromise in Porsche’s latest engine, a new twin-turbo V6 with a wide variety of applications.

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Toyota To Consolidate North American, US Operations In Texas

Four separate parts of Toyota to make home under same roof in Plano

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Test Drive: 2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid

An all-new version of this perennial best-seller shows off with an impressive interior and stellar fuel economy but there are a few quirks in the driving department.

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Preview: 2015 Toyota Camry

America’s best selling car looks at its little brother for inspiration.

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Monday Rant: Save your Money, Skip the Magic Fluids and Automotive Snake Oil

Justin avoids performance beverages for himself and his car.

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