By Kevin Harrison By now you've likely heard that Volkswagen has been rigging some of their diesel powered engines in order to pass stricter emissions testing which is mandated by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the U.S and Environment Canada here at home. Volkswagen has admitted that around 11 million of...Read more
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Are BMW’s M-Powered SUV’s Worth It?
By Robert Nichols The second generation of the BMW X5 M and X6 M are due in Canadian dealerships this spring. Both will cost north of $100,000.00 – the 2015 X5 M will be priced at $105,900 and X6 M at $108,900.00 – and both will offer increased power. The same 4.4L...Read more
Buick Avenir Concept Hits All The Right Spots
By Robert Nichols Whoever is in charge at Buick these days is doing a good job. The recent offerings have been a breath of fresh air that has caught the attention of a much broader range of buyers. And Buick just keeps the surprises coming. At the Detroit International Autoshow, Buick revealed...Read more
Russia Bans Homosexuals, Transgender Citizens & Other “Deviants” From Driving
By Kevin Harrison Russia has reportedly taken steps to ban homosexual and transgendered people from obtaining their driver's license. According to the International Business Times, the new policy affects anyone who is a "deviant". Their list supposedly includes:Read more
- Transgender people
- Anyone with "sex disorders" (the Russian government claims fetishism, voyeurism, exhibitionists etc....
Top 5 Modern Advancements In New Vehicles
By Kevin Harrison It's pretty amazing how quickly technology can advance an industry and the automotive sector is no exception. At CarDriven.ca, we test brand new vehicles each week and thus, get the opportunity to try out the latest and greatest technologies being stuffed into new cars. We thought it would be...Read more
Why Amber Turn Signals Are In Decline
By Kevin Harrison Is it just me, or has the number of new vehicles on the road with amber turn signals been in significant decline? If it is just me, please disregard the rest of this article as diluted nonsense. But trust me, if you actually take the time to count how...Read more
1943 Willys Jeep On Display At Hamilton Dealership
Guest post from Bay King Chrysler While the origin of the Jeep name still remains a popular topic of debate, its’ record of performance is unquestioned from both testimonials from those who used it during World War II to the proud Jeep owners of today. Bay King Chrysler has not forgotten the...Read more
New Buy, or Not New Buy? New vs Used Cars
New Buy, or Not New Buy? New vs Used CarsBy Sladen West The choice to buy a car isn’t one that most people can afford to take lightly. After all, not only are you going to be sinking (potentially) thousands upon thousands of dollars into the vehicle over the course of...
Car Maintenance: Upgrades You Need to Know About
Car Maintenance: Upgrades You Need to Know AboutBy Sladen West You may feel like you live in your car, especially if you drive to work diligently each day. However, your vehicle is a mechanized machine, requiring periodic maintenance to keep it running smoothly. Although you may change the oil and replace...
The Five Steps You Need To Take After A Car Accident
By Rachel Levy Sarfin Photo Credit: Robbie Howell According to a recent census, there were over 120,000 automobile accidents each year in Canada. Chances are, you will somehow be involved in a car accident at some point during your life. Here is a list of steps to protect you both...Read more