How to reduce fuel consumption in summer

Summer is almost here. Well, that may not be as true as we would like to believe, but what is certain is that we are closer to the arrival of summer than winter. In a few weeks, summer activities such as cycling, golf and of course road trips with the family to the cottage, are not far away. We tend ...

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Understanding your tires

understanding your tires

Your tires are the most important thing on your vehicle. They are the only contact point between you and the road, and they dictate more often than not how your vehicle brakes, how it handles and how it responds to emergency situations. When you first purchase your vehicle, your tires are perfectly adapted to how your vehicle was engineered. When ...

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How to avoid pothole-related damage

Spring has arrived and the weather outside is getting warmer. Most would agree that’s a good thing, with the possible exception of motorists who have to deal with more and more potholes on their way to work in the morning. Indeed, potholes are a part of life in Canada, and when the snow and ice start to melt they can ...

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Active safety explained

You may have heard the term active safety. This term is also sometimes known as active safety systems or driver assistance systems. As you may have guessed we are talking about the opposite of passive safety. In reality, active safety technologies are becoming more and more omnipresent on modern vehicles. In simple terms, active safety systems are capable of preventing ...

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