everything automotive

What’s hot and what’s not

September 9, 2017 Richard 0

You just bought a new car, or are considering one. How does your choice compare to the rest of the country? Let’s take a look a sales figures for the first eight months of the […]

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everything automotive

How good are your headlights

June 15, 2017 Richard 0

It has been my great pleasure, and job, to drive hundreds of new vehicles every year for more than three decades. I have watched as manufacturers embraced new technologies. They have not only coped with […]

Fleet sales

Honda least dependent on fleet sales

May 16, 2017 Richard 0

There was an interesting little missive in my mailbox the other day. “Honda remains the least fleet-oriented brand in 2016,” DesRosiers Automotive Consultants reported. At the other end of the sales spectrum more than 80% […]


Canadian car sales down in April

May 3, 2017 Richard 0

Canadian auto sales were down slightly overall in April, with the majority of volume manufacturers experiencing a decline. Ford retained the lead, but FCA slipped enough to allow GM past into second overall for the […]


First quarter sales

April 5, 2017 Richard 0

Now that the first quarter of 2017 is complete, we can see how auto manufacturers are doing in Canada. For the period to March 31, things are looking up in general, with light truck sales […]