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ElectricWatch: Aspark SP600 Becomes New Fastest EV in the World
The Rimac Nevera can go back to the gym. The newly developed SP600 from Japanese tech company Aspark has just become the fastest electric vehicle in the world. This past Saturday, the endurance-type hypercar reached a phenomenal top speed of 438.7 km/h—more than 26 km/h faster than the Croatian rival—at …
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A few months after the debut of the next-generation MINI 3 Door in gas-powered configuration , the 5 Door variant is now joining the lineup. BMW Canada has confirmed to The Car Guide that it will come to our shores later this year. With a length of 4,036 mm, a …
RecallsBeware of These Dodge SUVs and Ram Trucks With Faulty ABS
Stellantis is recalling well over 200,000 vehicles in North America and other markets, including 17,462 in Canada, to fix a problem with their brakes. Affected models include the 2022 Dodge Durango , Ram 2500HD and Ram 3500HD , more specifically units built from April 2021 to December 2022. According to …
NewsThese Are the Vehicles With the Best Value in Canada in 2024
With rising prices and interest rates over the past couple of years, getting more bang for your buck has become more important than ever for a lot of people, especially when it comes to large expenses such as a new car. Automotive data research firm Vincentric today announced the winners …
NewsCanada is Facing Scourge of Rising Car Thefts
Montreal-area resident Zachary Siciliani discovered recently that his car had simply disappeared, likely in one of a rash of vehicle thefts in Canada. The crime trend, which the Insurance Bureau of Canada has dubbed a "national crisis," has seen stolen vehicles shipped through the busy Port of Montreal to overseas …
NewsThe Oldest Permanent Road Course in the U.S. is For Sale
Following the sale of Circuit Mont-Tremblant in Quebec two years ago, another famous race track in North America is about to change hands. Willow Springs International Motorsport Park, located in Rosamond near Los Angeles, is largely known as the oldest permanent road course in the U.S.—and also nicknamed “The Fastest …
RecallsKia Telluride Recalled for Seat Motors That Can Overheat
Kia will be recalling the Telluride midsize SUV for the third time this year. The problem now is a fire risk on more than 426,000 units in the U.S. and a yet-unspecified number in Canada. All model years (2020 through 2024) are affected. According to the NHTSA, which oversees traffic …
Electric2025 Rivian R1T, R1S Get Major Update For Second Generation
Electric vehicle maker Rivian on Thursday unveiled what it calls the second generation of the R1T and R1S . While they appear mostly identical on the surface, the changes are actually quite extensive. Built on a redesigned R1 platform, the pickup and SUV both gain a new Tri Motor variant …

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First Drives2024 Subaru WRX RS: Not an STI, But Plenty Good
Shannonville, Ontario— If you had to pick one sports car to drive all year long, what would it be? The Ford Mustang would be a stretch, but a hot hatch like Volkswagen Golf R would make a ton of sense, especially during harsh Canadian winters. Don’t forget the Subaru WRX …
Test Drives2025 Subaru Forester: Buy Now or Wait for the Hybrid
Subaru doesn’t try to hide the fact that the last few years have been pretty tough for the Forester , which is one of the worst sellers in the most popular vehicle segment in Canada. While Toyota sold nearly 75,000 RAV4s last year, Subaru delivered a mere 7,000 Foresters. One …
Test Drives2024 Ford Mustang Mach-E Rally : Just For Laughs!
Earlier this month, The Car Guide drove the Mustang Mach-E’s GT version , a model that has received a number of technical and aesthetic improvements for 2024, including a new electric motor at the rear, light aesthetic iterations and software updates. The spirit seems to be one of adventure in …
Test Drives2024 Ford Mustang Mach-E GT: Quick and Roomy
The Ford Mustang Mach-E turned out to be a good plan for Ford. Even if the Blue Oval hasn’t figured out how to make money with it just yet, sales are up and (most) clients seem to be enjoying their cars. It comes in a variety of models, from the …
First Drives2024 Chevrolet Equinox EV: The EV Many Were Waiting For
As you know, there aren’t too many EV models available in Canada for less than $50,000 before tax and incentives, especially since we lost the Chevrolet Bolt EV and Kia Soul EV . The former will return with a new generation in 2026 and the latter will be replaced by …

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Test Drives2024 Honda CR-V Hybrid: Good, But Not the One You Should Buy
Looking at the latest sales numbers, the Honda CR-V is still well short of the segment-leading Toyota RAV4 , but it outsells the Nissan Rogue , Hyundai Tucson and Mazda CX-5 by about two to one. Considering it’s more expensive than those three, we’re a bit surprised by that, especially …
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The three-row utility vehicle is kind of the family Swiss Army knife. But beyond the utility part of its task, this once mundane all-purpose hauler has more recently been given a new task: developing a personality. For 2024, the Chevrolet Traverse has undergone a thorough redesign that has taken its …
Test Drives2023 Chevrolet Colorado Trail Boss: $50,000 and No Heated Seats?
Unlike their full-size counterparts, midsize pickups are selling for huge bucks and it’s hard to predict when manufacturers will start offering substantial discounts. For that to happen, demand will need to weaken, but there’s a whole lot of people going crazy for these versatile machines right about now. Heated or …
First Drives2024 Mazda MX-5: Little Details That Make All the Difference
Los Angeles, California— The fourth-generation Mazda MX-5 (codenamed ND) has been around for nearly a decade and is still going strong. But why did the Japanese automaker choose to invite a bunch of journalists to a special test drive on the winding roads surrounding Los Angeles earlier this month? You …
Test Drives2024 Kia Seltos: The Good Gets Better
Since launching in 2020, the Kia Seltos quickly became one of the best and most popular subcompact SUVs on the market. It’s now the Korean brand’s top seller in Canada, too. Making the feat even more impressive is the fact that customers literally have a dozen other options in the …
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