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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.

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What Did I Drive This Month? January 2015 Edition

February 8, 2015 – 7:33 pm | Edit Post

January was a packed month, what with the Detroit auto show kicking off several weeks of travel and test drives.

Five Thoughts about the Auto Industry for May 20, 2011

May 20, 2011 – 4:12 pm | Edit Post

Just a couple of weeks are left in May and some interesting tidbits have been coming out of the auto business before the summer season swings into action. Let’s take a quick look at five thoughts about the auto industry for the week of May 20, 2011.

Five Thoughts about the Auto Industry for May 13, 2011

May 13, 2011 – 4:46 pm | Edit Post

It looks like I am going to be saying goodbye to my E34 5-Series BMW next week, as I have found a buyer who is interested in using both the engine and transmission in two different turbocharged project cars.