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Story by Howard J Elmer The banner headline for this story should be “Chevrolet introduces its first small diesel for use in the Silverado 1500”.  However, while a good news story for...
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The HD pickup truck market segment is growing.  Recreational vehicles keep growing and the needs of for-business owner/operators demand increased HD capacity. Rest assured Detroit is...
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Possibly the most interesting thing about the new Chevy Blazer is the marketing campaign. GM has perceived an unexploited niche in the just-divorced or empty nesters of Canada –...
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The promotion of the new GMC Heavy Duty trucks fits nicely with the brand’s “professional grade” tagline.  That label of course refers to level of engineering found in these vehicles...
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For 28 years the Ford Ranger was a key player in the mid-size pickup truck market.  Its size and price were an attractive alternative to the full-size trucks available from 1983 to...
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 The first Toyota RAV4 arrived in Canada more than 22 years ago and quickly amassed a loyal fan base. The all-new fifth-generation 2019 Toyota RAV4 is sure to maintain its popularity...
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Canada is home to many beautiful provinces, each having its own unique charms. British Columbia however, has an exceptional beauty that needs to be seen to be fully appreciated....
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 Every region of Canada has unique geographic features; ones that set them apart from the rest. While that description applies to Canada’s newest province, Newfoundland,  there is also...
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First unveiled at the Ladson Plant in Charleston, South Carolina on September 5th of this year, the third generation of the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter makes its mark in the Van segment...
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In North America, trucks have never been more important to a manufacturer’s success. Not only because they are selling in ever increasing numbers but because they are profitable....
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