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Car Rentals or Cabs? Guidelines for Making a Better Commute Choice

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Toronto is the capital of its province, Ontario, and home to people from all around the world, making for a culturally diverse community. Decorated with a beautiful skyline and points of interest across the entire city, it begs the question; “How does one get around in Toronto – hailing a ride or renting your own?” […]

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5 Things to Consider Before Choosing a Car Rental in Toronto for Long Trips

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Spring is upon us and you have already mapped out every second of your upcoming road trip. Whether it is a long drive to visit family or a road trip planned with a friend, a rental car is always a great option. However, here are 5 things that we recommend you keep in mind before […]

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5 Perfect One-Day Getaways around the Greater Toronto Area

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We, in Toronto, work hard. One busy week follows another, and, before we know it, a long weekend is upon us. In and around Toronto, there are plenty of locations to which one can plan a trip in advance. However, having little time to spare on one’s hands and a voracious desire to travel doesn’t […]

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What to look for when buying a used car

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Shopping for a used car can be quite challenging, especially considering how big an expenditure it can be. Sometimes you can easily end up with a faulty vehicle (a ‘lemon’), no matter how knowledgeable you are with cars. The whole process might seem overwhelming at first, but when done right, buying used can prove to […]

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Decoding the writing on tires

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At first glance, the writing on your tire’s sidewall may seem like an amalgam of random letters and numbers. But that alphanumeric jumble can tell you a lot more than you than expect. In fact, learning how to read tire numbers will give you great insight into the exact type and size of your tires […]

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Subaru Outback 2020: Out to break the CR-V & RAV4 Duopoly

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Honda and Toyota have been competing in the compact-crossover game ever since they launched the CR-V and RAV4 back in the 1990s. These models have managed to gain a pristine reputation over the last couple of decades, as they became two of the best-selling crossovers across Canada. In fact, they gave birth to the term […]

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5 Best Dash Cams for Canada

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As a car owner in Canada, acquiring and installing a dash cam is one of the most necessary and useful investments you can make. Driving inevitably entails the underlying possibility of mishaps. Sometimes, no matter how good of a driver you are, accidents will happen. As Mississauga most respected car rentals, trust us when we […]

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Car Review: BMW 3 Series 2020 Set to Retain Hold over Canada’s Heart

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Actually, there’s a fallacy in that title. The BMW 3 Series for 2020 will win over hearts all over again. And, yes, the new bigger grill has something to do with it. Before we talk about the upcoming ‘3’, let’s take a look at what the BMW 3 Series (2019 model) did not quite get […]

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Safe Driving Tips for Autumn Driving in Ontario

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Stop! Just because there’s no snow or ice on the roads doesn’t mean Ontario driving in the autumn is any easier. Fall in the province means leaves. Add water to the mix and you can land in a world of hurt. In this article we are listing out some simple, no-cost and very effective safe […]

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Complete Guide to Car Warranty in Canada – And Why It’s so Important

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Buying a car in Canada? Make sure you pay attention to the warranty. ‘3 Years or 60,000km’, ‘Basic’ or ‘Comprehensive’ – that’s how warranty is pitched to prospective buyers today. Warranty is not something you should avoid with your heart (and pay instead for the Apple CarPlay or Android Auto upgrade), it’s something you should […]

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Ferdinand Piech: 5 Shocking Moves and How He Made VW the World’s Biggest Carmaker

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Ferdinand Piech. That’s not a name too many will know. But this Austrian engineer is one of the most influential figures in automobiles – ever. Late in August 2019, the sudden passing of Mr. Piech shook the automotive world. As former chairman of the Volkswagen Group, Ferdinand Piech architected the rise of the company to […]

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Be Prepared! 10 Essential Things To Keep in Your Car in Canada

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Canada is rich for exploring by car. There’s a great network of roads to take you far and beyond. But, whether you are driving for pleasure or for work, winter weather and secluded roads mean you need to be prepared to help yourself. We are looking at some car essentials that will make your drive […]

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What Better Excuse For a Driving Holiday: Seeing Canada’s Fall Colours

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Fall is almost upon us and that means it’s time to plan your next driving holiday. When it comes to Canada fall season, we really are spoilt for choice! There are so many great places to go on a Canada road trip, and enjoy a vibrant scenery of red, yellow, brown and pink. In this […]

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