Category Archives: Car Rental Trivia

How to Avoid Buying a Flood Damaged Vehicle

Good used vehicles are in demand. With careful shopping, some research and a little common sense, you should be able to find a vehicle that will fit your needs. Hurricanes in the United States and flooding in various Canadian locations have led to many motor vehicles suffering flood damage. By following some simple tips, Ontario […]

Lexus Reveals LF-LC Blue at 2012 Australian International Motor Show

(Sydney, Australia) – Lexus has revealed the stunning LF-LC Blue concept at the Australian International Motor Show in Sydney. Clad in unique Opal Blue, it is the second version of the LF-LC, first debuted at the Detroit Auto Show earlier this year. The all-new Opal Blue exterior is inspired by the lustrous base colour found […]

Powerful and commanding, the 2013 Toyota Sequoia is the always capable full-size SUV

The Sequoia is the full-size SUV that delivers the perfect combination of capability, durability and safety – plus a full-size suite of premium comfort and convenience features. New for 2013, the rear seat entertainment system – standard on Sequoia Platinum editions and available on Sequoia Limited models – has been upgraded to play both DVD […]

Increased fuel efficiency – Ford’s models with EcoBoost engines

EcoBoost is a family of turbocharged, direct injected gasoline engines produced by the Ford Motor Company. Engines equipped with EcoBoost technology are designed to deliver power and torque consistent with larger displacement, naturally aspirated engines while achieving approximately 20% better fuel efficiency and 15% reduced greenhouse emissions than these same engines. Relative to the power […]

Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid

Volkswagen announced at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show the launch of the 2012 Touareg Hybrid, which went on sale on the U.S. in 2011. VW also announced plans to introduce diesel-electric hybrid versions of its most popular models in 2012, beginning with the new Jetta, followed by the Golf Hybrid in 2013 together with hybrid […]

Chevrolet Sonic RS Priced From $25,060: Performance-inspired five-door arrives this fall with Ecotec 1.4L turbo engine

Oshawa, Ontario (Thursday, August 23, 2012) – The suggested retail price of the all-new 2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS with a six-speed manual transmission begins at $25,060including destination. Sonic RS with the available six-speed automatic transmission starts at $26,410

It’s the minivan like you never imagined it: the 2013 Toyota Sienna combines comfort and style with plenty of choice in a vehicle tailored for busy families on the go: Enhanced standard features on popular models for 2013

TORONTO, ON – August 21, 2012. Canadians are busy people with places to go, and when you need the flexibility to carry seven or eight people or a lot of cargo, there’s nothing like a minivan.

Powertrain Innovation Comes Standard on 2013 Regal: Standard eAssist, optional turbocharging continue forward-thinking powertrain approach

DETROIT – The 2013 Buick Regal luxury sport sedan arrives at dealerships this fall with a standard advanced eAssist powertrain and 36 highway mpg.

Ford Seeks App Developers at TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon; 1 Million Vehicles Now Equipped with SYNC AppLink

DEARBORN, Mich., Aug. 28, 2012 – To most people, a 24-hour day means three meals, a good night’s sleep, some time in the office and maybe a little relaxation at home before doing it all again.

Car Rental Trivia: Ontario’s Section of the Trans-Canada Highway

At the Ontario border, the number designation of the highway changes from 1 to 17. At Kenora, the Trans-Canada designation includes both the main route through the city’s urban core and the 33.6km (20.9mi) Highway 17A bypass route.