What's the difference between 'All-Weather' and 'All-Season' tires?
Let’s say you live in the city or the suburbs and you enjoy what you might call a ‘mild Canadian winter’—light snow, slush, and cold but not extreme temperatures. You probably don’t need winter tires, but you don’t want all-season tires. You want all-weather tires. DIFFERENCE #1 All-weather tires offer winter safety and reliability. […]
Every car shopper needs this test drive checklist:
There's no better way to get a good look at a vehicle than by getting behind the wheel yourself, though it is important that you know what to look for when you do so. For best results, keep the following test drive checklist in mind! Accessibility How easy is it to get in and […]
AWD vs. 4WD - What's the difference?
What Is All-Wheel Drive? As the name implies, all-wheel-drive systems power both the front and rear wheels all the time. But in practice, there are actually two types of drivetrains that are called AWD. One does, in fact, drive all the wheels continuously, and some manufacturers refer to this as full-time AWD. The second, often […]
Everything we love about the 2017 Ford Escape
The 2017 Ford Escape is a premium SUV that comes with tons of great features. This model is perfect for off-road trails as well as the open road. The new Escape comes with a powerful engine, up-to-date safety systems, and plenty of space for passengers and cargo. Read on for a complete list of reasons […]
5 reasons you should buy a 2018 Nissan Rogue
In addition to being fuel efficient, spacious and safe, the 2018 Rogue has earned numerous industry accolades including the Consumers Digest Automotive’s Best Buy Award in the Compact Crossover category. Here are five reasons why Canadian buyers are choosing the Nissan Rogue. #5 Top Safety Scores The Rogue has always done well when it comes […]