STAYING FIT ON THE ROAD

STAYING FIT ON THE ROAD

On some days it feels like I spend more time in the car than I do outside. I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t have proper posture (I couldn’t make it as an English guardsman) and sitting for long periods in the car doesn’t help. After a day of contorting my body...
2015 NISSAN MICRA

2015 NISSAN MICRA

Model tested: 2015 Nissan Micra SR 1.6L In-line 4 Cylinder engine (109HP) 5-speed manual transmission Front-wheel drive Seating capacity: 5 Road Test Terrain: 75% city, 25% highway (we travelled 1,390kms!) Tested MSRP: $15,748 CAD The 2015 Nissan Micra is a...
DOES YOUR CAR SOUND LIKE A ‘RAGING RIVER’?

DOES YOUR CAR SOUND LIKE A ‘RAGING RIVER’?

Have you ever had a hard time explaining a car noise or feel silly that your sound effects just can’t duplicate it for your technician? We’ve had clients report noises that sound like a sewing machine, laundry machine, etc. I have to admit, I can’t make realistic...
EMERGENCY KIT FOR YOUR CAR

EMERGENCY KIT FOR YOUR CAR

For many of us, jumper cables and a snow scraper is the extent of our car safety kit. When was the last time you peered in your trunk and evaluated your kit? Since 2006, the Government of Canada (in collaboration with the Canadian Red Cross, St. John Ambulance and the...
2015 MAZDA 6

2015 MAZDA 6

Model tested: 2015 Mazda6 GT 2.5L 4-cylinder engine 6-speed manual transmission Front-wheel drive Seating Capacity: 5 Road Test Terrain: 60% city, 40% highway Tested MSRP: $33,890 CAD The 2014 Mazda6 won AJAC’s Canadian Car of the Year award earlier this year so we...