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Montreal is the laughing stock of North America when it comes to infrastructure management. Specifically, a legacy of corruption, short-sighted planning, and the sheer incompetence of its political leadership have hobbled one of the largest cities on the continent when it comes to managing traffic and attracting international investment. To this we can now add the hubris of newly-elected Montreal mayor Valerie Plante and Plateau-Mont-Royal borough mayor Luc Ferrandez in deciding to close Mount Royal to automobile traffic in the spring of 2018.
This week we are live from the Detroit Auto Show. Sami and I discuss the best, worst, and weirdest debuts at North America’s largest gathering of automakers.
This week’s Unnamed Automotive Podcast talks about the 2017 Audi A4, the 2017 Volvo S90, and, as usual, self-driving cars.