You may have noticed that gas prices have been on the rise. In April 2020, because of the pandemic, the average gas price sat at just 76 cents. In early July 2021, the average soared to $1.36, almost double that. As the spread of COVID-19 finally appears to be slowing down, experts expect pump prices... Read More.
Whether you’ve purchased a used vehicle or a new vehicle, it may not have come with a spare tire. What are your options? In this blog post, will discuss how you can best prepare for the eventuality of getting a flat tire. Installing Run-Flat Tires Run-flat tires are tires that have been specially constructed to... Read More.
Electric vehicles have been growing in popularity. Between 2017 and 2018 alone, the global stock of EVs increased by 63%. When they come up in conversation, you may have heard names such as Tesla and Chevrolet Bolt and wondered if it was time you committed to an EV yourself. To help you decide, we’ll discuss... Read More.
“I’m cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs” is perhaps not the first thing that comes to mind when you think “auto show,” but it might be when you enter the main room of the Oblivion III 80s and 90s Car & Culture Show, taking place just 30 minutes outside of Toronto on September 12th. This show, as... Read More.
Gas prices fluctuate so wildly, it seems pointless to worry about what you actually put in your tank. Add labels like “premium,” and you likely assume that means “more money.” It does, but sometimes spending more on premium gas is necessary. In fact, for some vehicles, premium gas is a must; for others, though, it... Read More.
Looking to cruise through the warm weather in style while still maintaining a budget? In this post, we’ll look at some popular roadsters under $20,000 that are perfect for the sunny months. Mazda Miata MX-5 First released in 1989, the Mazda Miata MX-5 is a light-weight convertible that practically screams “summer.” Its sleek design and... Read More.
Choosing the right tires is an essential part of operating a vehicle. But what kind of tires do you need? Deciding whether to use all-weather, all-season, or winter tires? The answer depends on where you live, the conditions you typically drive in, and your budget. In this post, we will discuss the attributes of all-weather,... Read More.
Unhappy with the wheels on your car? Hit the brakes on any improvements first and read below. There are a few things you need to consider before you upgrade the wheels on your car. Upgrading Wheel Size Changing the size of your wheels is one possibility. Keep in mind these factors when evaluating larger (or... Read More.
Motor safety laws in Canada dictate many aspects of vehicle design. In Ontario, your car must meet safety standards to have a licence plate and therefore be driven on roads. A new safety law comes into effect in Canada in September: tail lights that turn on automatically with daytime running lights. The Development of Lights... Read More.
by Lori Straus Van life has become a lifestyle in the past decade, like minimalist living and the tiny house movement. Only, instead of retaining your apartment or home, or trying to find a place in the city that allows for a tiny home, van life is transitory. You get rid of almost everything, pack... Read More.