Why Michelin Decided to Reinvent the Wheel

Biodegradable content for Vision (Courtesy of Jimmy Hamelin)
Biodegradable content for Vision (Courtesy of Jimmy Hamelin)

MONTREAL, Quebec—Based on crude diagrams rendered on ancient clay tablets, the earliest known use of the essential invention we call the wheel, was likely a...

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    2017 Honda Fit EX-L with Nav

    The 2017 Honda Fit is truly a remarkable car. It can park in tight spaces, with the multi-angle rear-view camera helping you get in and... Read more

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    2017 AJAC EcoRun

    The EcoRun is an annual (AJAC) Automobile Journalist Association of Canada event that showcases a wide-ranging variety of eco-friendly vehicles, which include pure electrics, plug-ins... Read more

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    2017 Volkswagen Jetta GLI

    Well, school is out! Kids will be doing what teachers have dreamed about since last fall—getting outdoors, moving, and enjoying sunny days. What more special... Read more

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    2017 Honda Pilot Elite AWD

    Up front, the 2017 Honda Pilot Elite AWD offers seats that are wide and big-butt comfortable. In addition, the multi-adjustable tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel allows for... Read more

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    2017 Nissan Rogue Sport

    The Nissan Rogue Sport is new to the U.S. market. The crossover has been on sale for years under the Qashqai name. In 2016, the... Read more

  • 2017 Georgian College Auto Show (Courtesy of David Taylor)

    2017 Georgian College Auto Show

    BARRIE, Ontario—Outside the automotive industry, the Automotive Business School of Canada, (ABSC) formerly known as the Canadian Automotive Institute (CAI) at Georgian College of Applied... Read more

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    2017 Lexus GS 350 F Sport

    The Lexus  GS 350 F Sport is a serious performance vehicle. It has a low profile, sitting close to the ground. TORSEN limited-slip differential instantly... Read more

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    Cadillac: Come Drive the New Flagship Sedan

    Meet the 2017 Cadillac CT6 Sedan Turbo Platinum AWD. There’s a mouthful and one heck of a name plate! Our tester black beauty was crammed... Read more

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    2017 Mazda6 Grand Touring

    The Grand Touring is the top-of-line trim in the Mazda6 lineup, positioned above Sport and Touring models. Ambient overhead lighting and Nappa leather interior trim... Read more

  • BMW 650i xDrive Cabriolet (Courtesy of David Taylor)

    BMW: Meet the 2017 650i xDrive Cabriolet

    When I had the opportunity to take the 2017 BMW 650i xDrive Cabriolet for a week-long test up in my neck of the woods, Central... Read more

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    2017 Toyota 4Runner TRD Off-Road Premium

    This tough body-on-frame SUV with its aggressive styling has been sold across the globe for 30 years. The Toyota 4Runner has a powerful drivetrain. The... Read more

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    2017 Hyundai Elantra GT Value Edition

    The 2017 Elantra GT has a dynamic front grille and a body design that personifies an athletic gait and promotes a partnership with the driver... Read more

  • 2017 Chrysler 300. (Courtesy of FCA)

    2017 Chrysler 300S

    The 2017 Chrysler 300S is the second in the collection, positioned over the 300 Limited while being less loaded than the 300C and 300C Platinum... Read more

  • Volvo S90 Mussel Blue (Courtesy of David Taylor)

    Volvo S90 T6: An Underappreciated Premium Vehicle That Begs to be Driven

    When I first drove the 2017 Volvo S90 T6 home and parked it in the driveway, my wife, used to seeing a different vehicle most... Read more

  • BMW i8 (Courtesy of BMW Group Canada)

    BMW: Rolling With the Changes and Building a Sustainable Customer Base

    There may be at least one, ok, two very good reasons that people the world over refer to Bayerische Motoren Werke AG by its more... Read more

  • 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid. (Courtesy of Hyundai)

    2017 Hyundai Ioniq

    The 2017 Hyundai Ioniq will be the first dedicated vehicle platform with three electrified low- and zero-emission powertrain choices. The gas-electric hybrid variant of the... Read more

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