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February 8, 2018 – 3:07 pm | Edit Post

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.

Driving It This Week – 2015 Volvo V60 T5 (plus bonus unicorn)

December 15, 2014 – 5:23 pm | Edit Post

This week I am driving the 2015 Volvo V60 T5 with the automaker’s new Drive E drivetrain.

Driving It This Week: 2015 Volkswagen GTI

December 1, 2014 – 7:00 pm | Edit Post

This week I’m driving the 2015 Volkswagen GTI – but not for the first time.