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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

NewsExclusive Confirmed: Toyota Yaris is Leaving Canada
The Toyota Yaris won’t be back in Canada in 2021, The Car Guide has just learned from Toyota Canada. The confirmation comes a few days after the automaker also pulled the plug on its smallest car in the U.S. Introduced back in 2006, the Yaris replaced the Echo and immediately …
News2021 Ford Bronco Teased One More Time
Excited about the debut of the all-new 2021 Ford Bronco yet? The wait for one of the most anticipated vehicles of the year is almost over. The big day is July 13 and the company has just released another teaser showing the front grille and headlights. The latter are a …
NewsKia Seltos EV Reportedly in the Works, May Come to Canada
Freshly leaked documents suggest that Kia is about to introduce a fully electric variant of its new Seltos small SUV. The information was posted by Indian Autos Blog . It appears the Seltos EV will hit the market in China sometime in the second half of 2020. There’s a chance …
News2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1 is Finally Unveiled
A legend returns to the Ford Mustang lineup for 2021. The Mustang Mach 1 regains its spot as a more powerful, more badass version of the popular GT. First introduced in the late 1960s, the Mach 1 has a long tradition at the Blue Oval. It made several appearances over …
Previews2020 Ford Escape PHEV: Five Things to Know
The next-generation 2020 Ford Escape marks the debut of the first-ever Escape Plug-in Hybrid. Offering an all-electric range of just over 60 kilometres, this model will directly rival the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV and Toyota RAV4 Prime . Here are five things you need to know… Longer Range Than Anticipated Equipped …
News2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E Adds Flashy New Colour
Even before the first few copies of the brand new 2021 Mustang Mach-E reach their customers, Ford is already adding a colour option. Exclusively available on the top-line GT model, Cyber Orange pays tribute to a long line of Mustangs from the past. Orange first appeared on a Mustang in …