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Frédéric Mercier

As a life-long car buff, Frédéric Mercier got his start in automobile journalism at the age of 19 with a gig revising technical data sheets for The Car Guide. He launched into full-time car writing in 2014 after completing a degree in Journalism from Laval University and today he is the head of automobile content at Quebecor Media.

Frédéric’s work regularly appears in The Car Guide, the Journal de Montréal and the Journal de Québec. He also contributes to QUB radio’s automotive podcast and has appeared on TVA’s Propulsion television show.

Most recent articles

BuzzArnold Schwarzenegger Mocks Gasoline Cars in This Funny Clip
In a new commercial produced by Veloz , actor and former California governor Arnold Scharzenegger is mocking gasoline-powered cars by impersonating a dubious used car salesman. Disguised with a mustache and a Hawaiian shirt, the Terminator meets with customers at a dealership and introduces himself as Howard Kleiner. The result …
First Drives2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD: Built to Work4.0/5
All across the country, many people work really hard and some of them need a truck that works just as hard. That’s why we have big, heavy-duty pickups with hoods about as tall as a normal-sized adult and capable of towing monstrous loads. Chevrolet recently invited The Car Guide to …
Technology/Autonomous VehiclesCadillac’s Super Cruise Tech Expands in Canada
The availability of Cadillac’s semi-autonomous driving technology, called Super Cruise, is about to increase significantly. Initially reserved for the CT6 full-size sedan, the system will be integrated to the new CT5 sedan as well as the freshly unveiled CT4-V and CT5-V performance models. Cars equipped with Super Cruise can operate …
Special EventsAll-new 2020 Cadillac CT4 Debuts with 320-Hp Model
As Cadillac celebrates 15 years of V-series performance, the company yesterday unveiled the all-new CT4-V and CT5-V with The Car Guide in attendance. It was actually the first public appearance of the CT4, the brand’s new entry-level sedan positioned below the larger CT5 and CT6. With the CT4-V, Cadillac puts …