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BuzzOntario Driver Pulled Over with Cardboard Licence Plate
Earlier this week, a motorist was spotted by the Ontario Provincial Police with what seemed to be a (very) homemade cardboard licence plate. The driver had drawn the numbers and letters by hand with a felt pen, and had used the original plate screws to keep the makeshift plate in …
BuzzLo-Res Car Might Be the Strangest Car for Sale Right Now
Car enthusiasts who have always dreamed of getting their hands on a fancy concept to add to their collection have a unique opportunity to seize this week. Listed on auction website Bring a Trailer , the Lo-Res Car is an extremely futuristic-looking vehicle that wasn’t actually designed by an automaker …
BuzzOver 3,000 New BMWs and MINIs Left to Rot in Vancouver
At a time when many dealer lots are eerily empty due to the chip shortage and other production delays, you could have a hard time wrapping your head around the fact that more than 3,000 new BMW and MINI cars have been left abandoned in a Vancouver lot… for nearly …
BuzzVolvo Canada and Casca Team Up to Make Shoes Using Old Tires
An association between a car manufacturer and World Car Free Day is always a bit… special. But Volvo seems to be out there for the long run with a carbon-neutral future and wants you to know it. Volvo Cars Canada last week announced that it has teamed up with Vancouver-based …
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 …
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 …
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