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Louis-Philippe Dubé

Formerly owner of an automotive workshop, Louis-Philippe is now a full time automotive journalist and member of AJAC. He shares his knowledge in several medias accross Canada

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News170,000 Problematic Licence Plates Still on the Road in Ontario
Back in 2020, the Ontario government put a stop to the production of its new blue-coloured licence plates because of a series of safety concerns. The plates were introduced in 2019 as a product that would last longer as a result of “high-definition” sheeting, according to government officials. However, these …
Test Drives2023 Porsche 911 Dakar: It’s All About the Angles4.5/5
Errachidia, Morocco - “Rugged” and “adventurous” have become full-blown buzzwords within the auto industry. Mainstream automakers are slapping body cladding, underbody protective plates, and meaty tires on ordinary cars to give owners a slight belief that they can tackle off-road trails on their way to soccer practice. But, let’s face …
NewsThe Car Guide Podcast: Is the CES Killing the Detroit Auto Show ?
The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is the mecca of the electronics world. In recent years, however, automakers and automotive aftermarket manufacturers have taken the event by storm year after year, unveiling new models, concepts and technologies to the world - and leaving the traditional auto shows, like …
NewsCalgary Introduces Catalytic Converter Engraving Program to Prevent Theft
Catalytic converters always become more attractive to thieves when the price of minerals rises. The emissions control component located in the exhaust system contains elements like rhodium, palladium and platinum which can be sold to recycling centres or on the black market. What makes things easy for thieves (and worse …
RacingGM and Andretti Team Up in Bid to Tackle F1 Championship
With the growing popularity of Formula 1 in the U.S., it was quite natural for General Motors to try and get in on the action. After all, GM has never had a solid participation in Formula 1, and with Cadillac being involved in several motorsport ventures, now is probably the …
CESVolvo Adds Google HD Maps to EX90, Passes 1 Million OTA Updates
Volvo took the stage at this year’s edition of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) to announce that it will be adding Google HD Maps to its new EX90 three-row SUV. Regarded as one of the safest Volvos ever built, the all-electric SUV will add this technology to its long list …