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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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PreviewsThe 2022 Toyota Tundra Goes Hybrid
Until today, the Toyota Tundra has essentially been the truck of your father-in-law who shuns American brands. It is the quiet member of the full-size pickup class and is, statistically, less often seen on consumer shopping lists. Hence, spotting one on a construction site or towing a camper is a …
NewsSubaru Wants You to Take Your Wilderness Into the Canadian Wild
Affiliating your brand with nature is always a winning strategy these days. And Subaru owners are known for their tendency to turn everything into a hike or a camping trip. Subaru Canada recently launched two Wilderness models, one for the Outback and one for the Forester , and the brand …
BuzzDelta B.C. Police Uses Drone to Catch Speeding Drivers
Drones are becoming more and more accessible. And these compact aerial cameras are not only good for weddings and real estate sales, they can also be of service in communities and police departments alike by keeping a vigilant eye on problematic sectors for speeding and street racing. Police in Delta, …
BuzzBC RCMP Uses Cruiser to Stop Brakeless Ford Escort
BC Highway Patrol in Parksville spotted a car travelling at 125 km/h in a 90 km/h zone last week on Highway 19 near Nanoose Bay on Victoria Island. What could've been a routine stop with a hefty fine turned into a rescue operation when the 1999 Ford Escort sedan was …
Test Drives2021 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio: Hot-Blooded4.0/5
One sedan that statistically doesn’t come to mind when shopping for a high-performance vehicle is the Alfa Romeo Giulia. Only 187 units were sold in Canada in 2020, while the most popular members of the segment, such as the BMW 3 Series, pumped out numbers reaching 3,800. But why is …
BuzzBystanders Cheer as Speeding BC Driver Gets Fined, Towed
Receiving a heavy fine and getting your car towed is never a good experience – especially when it happens in front of an audience. Last week, the spectacle was a satisfying one for a few motorists who had witnessed the dangerous driving and manoeuvres of one speeding B.C. driver. The …
BuzzSteep $18K Fine and Impound for Speeding Ontario Driver
Exotic car rental by the day can be an exhilarating experience. It gives folks like you and me a unique opportunity to test out some of the finest marvels of automotive engineering on the road today, without having to dish out the six-figure purchase price. And the cost of such …
BuzzSpectre Type 10: A Very Unique Mini Restomod Made in Canada
Honda -powered MINIs have been part of the automotive landscape for a while now. The swap isn’t quick and easy, but it is definitely logical and brings an efficient and powerful mill that lasts under the hood of a classic that will never go out of style. Vancouver-based Spectre Vehicle …