Archive for July, 2014

2014 Brammo Empulse R Electric Motorcycle – First Canadian media road test

2014 Brammo Empulse R Electric Motorcycle – First Canadian media road test

We’re the first Canadian moto journalist to test ride the new 2014 Brammo Empulse R electric motorcycle! How does this E-bike stack up against ‘real’ gasoline-powered motorcycles?? Click here to read this exclusive, first Canadian media road test.

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2015 Subaru WRX – Welcome to the family

2015 Subaru WRX – Welcome to the family

I didn’t intend to buy a new car.  My circle of friends know I’m a cheapskate at heart, but sometimes happenstance, or the unstoppable force of fate or  karma rolls the dice in our lives, and whatever happens, just happens. CarAndRider readers know I’ve been on a recent tear to […]

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2007 Mazda3 GT – 4,385 km fuel economy test

2007 Mazda3 GT – 4,385 km fuel economy test

Everybody grumps about the cost of gas. But when I ask the complainers ‘exactly how many litres per 100 kilometres or miles per gallon does your vehicle get?’, a dumb look and shrug of the shoulders is generally the response I get. OK, so most people know that the cost […]

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