Autos: Research

Canada’s Most Stolen Cars and Trucks of 2016

Thursday  18:36,   02 february 2017

The more things change, the more they stay the same. Following a trend that began in 2014, F-250 and F-350 versions of Ford's Super Duty pickups occupy seven spots on 2016's top 10 list. But this time, it's joined by two new models that haven't[...]

Should you buy a used Chevrolet Equinox – or GMC Terrain?

Thursday  18:35,   02 february 2017

Is the fact these GM crossovers are made in Canada reason enough to buy?You wouldn’t know it to look at it, but Chevrolet’s Equinox and its under-the-skin twin, the GMC Terrain, are not only built in Canada, but they’re partially engineered here,[...]

Why Are Manual Transmissions Disappearing?

Thursday  18:35,   02 february 2017

Where are the manuals? That's the question more driving enthusiasts are asking as fewer and fewer automakers offer three pedals. Manual transmissions used to be popular for their lower up-front cost, better fuel economy, generally[...]

How To Buy a Great Cheap Car

Thursday  17:51,   02 february 2017

A beater is not junk. A beater is the car or truck you use up; something cheap that works reliably and is easy to fix when it eventually breaks. Beaters can be brand new or worn to the point that every bushing has dried to dust and the paint has[...]

Refreshing or Revolting: 2018 Honda Odyssey

Thursday  17:51,   02 february 2017

No one buys a minivan for the way it looks, but a compelling design can make one entry stand out from the rest of the crowd. The 2018 Honda Odyssey, which debuted at the recent Detroit auto show, will compete with the Chrysler Pacifica, Toyota[...]

Truck Headlights in 2017 are Awesome

Wednesday  16:51,   01 february 2017

In 2017, we've reached a point where truck lovers can purchase rigs that come equipped with such an attractive factory headlight that you'd never have to look to the aftermarket for upgrades.  Recently, a lackluster experience at the[...]

How to Buy a Car on Craigslist Without Getting Scammed

Monday  18:07,   30 january 2017

The seedy behavior you need to watch out for when buying a car online.Here are some tips that keep your internet car-buying dreams from being run off the[...]

Find of the Week: Brand-New 1993 Cadillac Allanté

Monday  17:05,   30 january 2017

<p>Not unloved, but unpurchased. Unregistered, but not abandoned.</p>The year is 1993. Canada is getting ready to welcome our first female Prime Minister. Bill Clinton is settling into his first year as President. Intel has introduced the[...]

Really Low Mileage Car: Really a Good Idea?

Friday  16:52,   27 january 2017

Really Low Mileage Car: Really a Good Idea?The sitter car: on paper, they’re in great shape, have very low miles, and invite used car shoppers to snatch up a steal of a deal on ride that’s seen lower-than-average miles of[...]

Refreshing or Revolting: 2018 Toyota Camry

Thursday  18:20,   26 january 2017

Toyota is trying very hard to deliver on CEO Akio Toyoda’s promise of better-looking and better-driving vehicles. The 2018 Camry sedan is Toyota's latest attempt to revamp its image, but does it deliver? Take a look at how the new Camry compares to [...]

The Levante Is Maserati's Perplexing Addition to the Performance Crossover Market

Thursday  18:20,   26 january 2017

With all those Porsche Mecans and Jaguar F-Paces out there, Maserati's SUV goes up against some stiff competition.Still, after being left with no other options, British motoring journalist Harry Metcalfe wanted to find out what Maserati's first[...]

Evolution of the Toyota Camry

Friday  18:35,   20 january 2017

Evolution of the Toyota[...]

January's Best New Car Deals in Canada

Thursday  20:07,   19 january 2017

As the new year is upon us, many of us have begun acting on our resolutions and goals for the year and for some, these goals might involve a new vehicle purchase. To make such aspirations more attainable, manufacturers have begun to offer sizable[...]

Used Vehicle Mashup: Affordable Luxury Cars

Tuesday  16:50,   17 january 2017

<p>Depreciation is a beautiful thing for the used car shopper </p>In the past few months of’s Depreciation Appreciation feature, we’ve highlighted numerous used high-end car models that are available, at just a few years old, for [...]

How Do They Come Up With Used Car Prices?

Monday  17:21,   16 january 2017

Pricing is one of the great mysteries of the used car world. How are they set? What’s the difference in the terms you hear – Blue Book, retail, trade-in, or wholesale?&nbsp;There are lots of factors involved, but it comes down to this: The[...]