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Besides cost, here's what to consider when buying winter tires
Cost is the primary consideration for most consumers when buying new tires. Other factors include wear, and effectiveness in inclement conditions whether wet or winter. But what about comfort? The profile of a tire – the height of the sidewall, ...
AUTO ADVICE: Sensor issues causing shutdown, parking that motorhome
Q: I am at wits end. I have a 2011 Ford Ranger, manual shift, 4X4 that has been giving me trouble recently. On occasion the brake, ABS, traction control and engine light icons come on while driving. As well the speedometer, tachometer and ...
Testing the 2020 Corolla on Nova Scotia's back roads
Nova Scotia has a number of 100-series highways that make getting around the province fast and, in most places, as safe as highways can be. It’s easy to depart Halifax, flip on the cruise control and just wait until you get to Cape Breton, ...
Foam-filled tires make a big difference in cabin noise
How would you like to ride on foam? It’s not as crazy as it sounds. Foam filled tires have been used by elite motocross and bicycle riders for several years. A round tube of semi-rigid foam is mounted inside the tire and if a flat ...
Following the trail of a 2019 Chevrolet Silverado Trail Boss
If pick-up trucks could communicate with one another, I’m sure there would be lots of chatter as they came to life inching their way down the assembly line. As frames, fenders and tailgates aligned with transmissions, suspensions and ...
Why Tesla’s key rival might come from Sweden, not Silicon Valley
GENEVA — Polestar is a flashy startup offering sleek electric cars to the masses. Sound familiar? We’ve seen this before, most notably from Tesla. ...
Was 2019 Mazda CX-5 diesel worth the wait?
At long last, long-awaited, finally available, perpetually postponed, it took a long time coming. No, we’re not talking about a new Guns N’ Roses album, 15 years in the making. These phrases can be found in any review of the ...
Parents must set good example for kids
Parents know children watch and mimic their actions. This extends to driving, and how significant and often dangerous, copying bad habits can be. While developing a modern training and testing curriculum south of the border, we monitored the ...
Car trouble? Try these 3 magic bullet fixes, first
This week, based on research for hundreds of modern used-car buying guides, I’ve compiled the following list super-easy fixes for a wide range of commonly-reported modern car issues across virtually all brands. Each of the three fixes ...
The secretive, pricey process of bringing concept cars to life
International motor shows like those in New York, Paris and Geneva let visitors glimpse into the future and see dreams made real. Concept cars have added excitement to what would otherwise be glorified showrooms since Harley Earl’s fantastic ...