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. ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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LIST: Top 10 compact all-season new cars

Being on a budget no longer means that big sacrifices need to be made. In 2017, it is possible to get a car that features AWD and a better than decent level of equipment for $30,000 or less. The following list contains 10 of our favorite going into 2018. 2018 Ford Ecosport This perky little ‘ute promises to deliver on ...

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CAR NEWS: Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid sales resume

There are no replacements for a minivan. There are even fewer when it comes to the Pacifica Hybrid. In fact, it is currently the only affordable large plug-in family vehicle available in Canada. The growing number of owners and potential buyers were disappointed back in June to find out that sales of the electrified minivan had been halted due to ...

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