Profile of Ken Simmons

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  • Route seller

    Anyway, I think it's a great idea to flatten yet another patch of green on this fair island. Not because I hate the oxygen it supplies, but ...

  • Giving in to Temptation

    The GR650 (badged Tempter in the U.S.) was Suzuki's answer to the British vertical twins of the day. The style was more up-to-date, with a ...

  • Ferrari funnies

    Here's how Fiat CEO and current Ferrari chairman Sergio Marchionne characterized the move. "Ferrari is a unique business in the world. It has to ...

  • It all adds up

    (Don't know the CAA? There's a St. John's office on Kelsey Drive and a very informative website at caa.ca. If you do much driving, it's more than ...

  • Too many close calls

    One assumes that if you're reading this, you're a driver. Which means you have the means to rack up the casualties each and every day. Still, one ...

  • Nice day for a Ford Escape

    This also presented an excellent opportunity to put the 2014 Ford Escape through its paces. Ford Canada once again made a decision unique to the ...

  • No west passage

    The Buchaneers have long used the dirt roads pulp loggers created to feed the paper mill in Grand Falls-Windsor, traveling along the shores of ...

  • Papa's got a brand new bag ... er

    There's also a movement to resurrect other older forms. When was the last time you saw a gasser, for example, up to a couple of years ago? I ...

  • Cart art

    The (first?) all­-woman Targa crew includes navigator Margaret Morris, a former lieutenant­-commander in the Canadian navy. That seaworthiness ...

  • Take a deep breath

    And in spite of all the cash getting flashed around these days, those dollars are in relatively few hands. It's tough to feel neighbourly in your ...