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2019 Honda HR-V Preview

Thursday  17:03,   13 september 2018

Honda’s subcompact SUV gets a few changes and improvements for the 2019 model year, after three years on the Canadian market. It still faces rivals such as the Mazda CX-3 , the Jeep Renegade , the Hyundai Kona , the Nissan Qashqai and many more. The >>>

Five Hybrid Vehicles that Work for the Entire Family

Thursday  14:11,   13 september 2018

Over the past decade we’ve seen the proliferation of hybrid vehicles—not just sheer volume, but also in the number of categories they now occupy. Here we look at five hybrids that allow your family to go green. Whether a sedan or SUV, these... >>>

Buying Used: 2011-2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Friday  17:24,   07 september 2018

Trivia question: Which automaker did Four Wheeler magazine enthusiastically recognize in 1980 for “midwifing the SUV?” The distinction belongs to American Motors Corporation (AMC) for its ground-breaking lineup of Eagle four-wheel-drive wagons, >>>

These Are the Most Common Lies a Dealership Will Tell You

Friday  16:01,   07 september 2018

Now that summer is coming to a close and last year’s models have begun shuffling off of dealer lots, a lot of folks are entering the car market hoping to score a deal. According to a recent article in Forbes, consumer advocate Christopher... >>>

Want a 2018 Lincoln MKC? You’ve got a few options

Thursday  17:26,   06 september 2018

Lincoln's MKC is surprisingly competitive in its segment, but don't forget to check out the alternativesThe MKC combines a decent ride, adequate handling and, at least in the case of the optional engine, better-than-average performance. This >>>

Honda HR-V Dropped Manual Hikes 2019 Base Price

Thursday  01:35,   06 september 2018

Honda's refreshed HR-V compact crossover gets new styling, trim levels and standard safety gear for 2019, plus a big price hike that reflects the elimination of last year's manual transmission option. Honda's refreshed HR-V compact... >>>

What’s New for FCA for 2019?

Tuesday  18:07,   04 september 2018

Although most vehicles don’t go through massive changes each year, automakers typically tweak their features or add new items to freshen them up when the calendar switches over. FCA has announced what it’ll be doing for 2019, and here are some of... >>>

General Motors Won't Give Up On Sedans

Wednesday  20:26,   29 august 2018

General Motors’ major American competition, in the form of Ford and Fiat Chrysler, have seen the writing on the wall and bet big on Crossover Hell being the future. While those other guys are exiting the sedan game and introducing a new crossover... >>>

Most Current Ford Sedan Owners Say They Plan to Switch to Another Brand

Wednesday  20:26,   29 august 2018

But will it really... >>>

Honda Pilot earns Highest Safety Award

Wednesday  20:06,   29 august 2018

The redesigned and refreshed 2019 Honda Pilot has earned the 2018 Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) highest overall safety rating of Top Safety Pick+. This is due to top ratings of “Good” in five of six crashworthiness tests, a... >>>

Depreciation Appreciation: Scion FR-S / Subaru BRZ / Toyota 86

Thursday  17:58,   23 august 2018

Welcome to Depreciation Appreciation! Every month, your pals at autoTRADER.ca dig up an instance of how depreciation can make for an extraordinary used-car deal. This month, it’s all about affordable access to one of the purest modern sports car... >>>

2019 Hyundai Elantra Gets a New Face

Wednesday  22:35,   22 august 2018

Automaker tweaks the compact sedan inside and outThe automaker also reworked the Elantra's hood, giving it sharper creases for a more athletic appearance. New 15-, 16-, and 17-inch wheel designs are available, and Limited and Sport models now... >>>

Lexus Prices All-New 2019 ES Sedan

Thursday  23:21,   16 august 2018

While the new base price is $1,050 more than last year's entry level tag, the hybrid ES 300h's new $47,000 starting point is $50 less than the outgoing gas-electric version .As before, the ES shares its underpinnings with the Toyota Camry.... >>>

The Best Infotainment Systems of 2018

Wednesday  17:05,   15 august 2018

The pace of change is rapid at the front, and slow at the back of the pack, while interlopers like Android Auto and Apple CarPlay have injected themselves into the mix with a fervour. Indeed, the absence of those two features can be enough to render >>>

Lincoln Wants Dealerships To Construct Standalone Showrooms

Tuesday  17:25,   14 august 2018

Lincoln showrooms separate from Ford see higher sales. Buying a car from Lincoln could soon change for some customers as the automaker pushes specific dealerships to build stand-alone showrooms. The reason? Lincoln says independent dealerships... >>>