NEW CAR: Here’s the new 2019 Volvo XC40

Any time Volvo unveils a new model, the world must take notice. Indeed, the Swedish manufacturer isn’t exactly Speedy Gonzalez when it comes to renewing its lineup, and if you need proof just think of the XC90 which spent more than 12 years on the market without being really updated. It wasn’t until 2014 that a second generation made its ...

Read More »

NEW CAR: Arnold Schwarzenegger electrifies his Hummer

If there was ever a vehicle that felt the wrath of environmentalists, it was the Hummer. Although it wasn’t the most polluting vehicle of its era, it nevertheless became a symbol of everything that was ecologically wrong with the automotive industry. Times have changed. Hummer no longer exists as a brand, but there are still models out on the road. ...

Read More »

CAR REVIEW: 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

Because of the number of electrified cars I’ve reviewed over the last few months, I’ve held conversations with curious family, friends and neighbors. From a VW e-Golf and Hyundai Ioniq, to a Toyota RAV4 hybrid, a BMW i8 and now a Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, the questions about them generally revolve range and the impression that they must more less feel ...

Read More »

CAR NEWS: How big is the American car loan debt?

Car seller with couple outside car dealership

The United States of America remains one of the largest car markets in the world. With over 17.5 million new cars sold in 2016 (compared to 1.95 million in Canada in the same period), barely more than were delivered in 2015, you could possibly guess that the car debt is big. Oh, and then there are used vehicles sales. For ...

Read More »