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  • This is Car TV

    It seems so long ago, now. Now, it's not like you have to look very far on the dial for car TV these days. (Kids are going "dial?") Oil drips on ...

  • Putting the brakes on the Defender

    Two or four removable doors, removable canvas or fibreglass roof and a folding windshield are just the fashion points that cover a drivetrain ...

  • Operation Mandatory Inspection

    Is it mission accomplished, though? Sgt. Paul Didham, head of the RNC's traffic division, says ... kind of. He was surprised the officers didn't ...

  • Traffic snarl

    It's just as bad at the TCH ramp, where commuters fill the long curve and a good stretch of the bypass road trying to get to their morning ...

  • Snow foolin', you need to change your tires

    The most striking figure from the study was 58 per cent of Canadians plan to install winter tires. Bridgestone appears to think this is excellent ...

  • Going driverless

    But why? my wheel-loving friends and I might ask. Apparently, there's a huge segment of the travelling population that would be perfectly happy ...

  • 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 ...