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Classic CarsThis Old Datsun Recently Sold for Over $400,000
Auction website Bring a Trailer is full of treasures. The latest we came across was this 1971 Datsun 240Z that was sold for $310,000 USD, or approximately $410,000 CAD. Ronald Munson, the Datsun dealership owner from Marion, Indiana who purchased the car in 1970, gave it to his son as …
First Drives2020 MINI Cooper SE: The Battery Game
We’re going to cut to the chase right away: the new, all-electric MINI Cooper SE offers disappointing range. With a small 32.6-kWh battery, it’s only marginally better than the first Ford Focus Electric and Nissan LEAF models. The actual number is 177 kilometres—or about 110-120 kilometres in winter. Nothing to …
PreviewsFive Things to Know About the 2020 Toyota Highlander
The all-new, fourth-generation 2020 Toyota Highlander premiered way back in April of last year at the New York Auto Show. This midsize SUV with seating for up to eight is positioned between the best-selling RAV4 and the rugged 4Runner in the company’s lineup. Here are five things you need to …
NewsCadillac Enhances Super Cruise with Automated Lane Change
Similar to Tesla’s Autopilot, the Super Cruise semi-autonomous driving system developed by General Motors for Cadillac vehicles makes it possible for drivers to let go of the steering wheel in certain conditions. By using a combination of cameras, LiDAR devices, driver attention monitoring systems and more, cars equipped with Super …
Special EventsMercedes-AMG Winter Sporting: Pure Fun in the Snow
Mercedes-Benz recently invited The Car Guide to Gimli, Manitoba for the Canadian edition of the AMG Winter Sporting. AMG, of course, is the German automaker’s performance division, known for hosting various events and activities for employees, dealer reps and customers wishing to hone their driving skills on a track. It’s …
Test Drives2020 Hyundai Kona: The Most Popular as Expected3.5/5
When the Hyundai Kona made its debut in 2018, pretty much everybody predicted that it would enjoy a lot of success. And that’s exactly what happened. Last year, the Kona became the best-selling small SUV in Canada with nearly 26,000 units on the road. The closest competitor is the Nissan …
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