A Hero’s Tail: Man tracks cat lost in van crash across Northern Ont.

Gizmo the cat, presumably judging his pet humans. (Photo by Terry Hostland /Save a Stray Cat Thunder Bay) White River, Ontario — A cat that survived a van crash was rescued by a Thunder Bay man after a five-day search, and is eager to continue his plans for world domination. According to SooToday, a van […]

Long and Luxurious: 30-metre limo breaks world record for longest car

Orlando, Florida –  A 30-metre super limo has just been restored, becoming the longest car in the world. In its first iteration, the super limo dubbed “the American Dream” measured nearly 19 metres long,  built in two sections with a hinge connecting the two halves.  The modern, restored version clocks in at 30.54 metres, just […]

Green Light: Santa Claus’ travel restrictions lifted for Christmas Eve

Ottawa, Ontario — Politicians on both sides of the aisle are praising the decision made by Transport Canada on Thursday to allow famed children’s demigod Santa Claus to travel freely within Canadian borders on Christmas Eve. Transport minister Omar Alghabra confirmed that Claus’ pre-flight plan has been double-checked, ensuring that there will not be a […]

Friday Fun: Worst roads in Ontario and digital license plates

California introduced new digital licensee plates. The plates are made by a company called Reviver Auto.

By Jeff Sanford   Toronto, Ontario — June 8, 2018 — In today’s Friday Fun: The worst roads in Ontario, China produces a knock-off Lambo, a distracted driving conviction for checking an Apple watch, and much, much more.   A troubling police report from Connecticut details a dark conspiracy to kill a local autobody shop […]

Friday Fun: Cold weather and hot fires

Car-based chaos expected to continue as cold weather conditions become more frequent.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — January 5, 2017 — In today’s Friday Fun: extreme weather drives huge business for collision repair facilities across Canada, a warning on car-share insurance, and much much more! Deep Freeze The past few weeks have been all about the cold weather in North America. The National Weather Service in […]

Friday Fun: World’s most distracted driver and rising oil prices

Mike Vargas, the owner of East Coast Customs Automotive Playground, had a huge mural dedicated to the clean-up of Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria painted on one of the walls.

Toronto, Ontario — November 17, 2017 — In this week’s edition of Friday Fun, the world’s most distracted driver, a dodgy dent puller, the possibility of $200 a barrel oil and much, much more. – New Brunswick drivers are about to receive higher bills for car insurance. The new rates could arrive as early as […]

Friday Fun: Smokescreen mods, electric heavy trucks and flying cars

The new electric heavy truck from Nikola Motors. We can't speak to its performance, but it's definitely sleek.

Toronto, Ontario — June 16, 2016 — Among the overlooked but fascinating news from the week just passed an important question is asked: What happens when the sheriff’s car is damaged in a crash, but the local autobody shop doesn’t do aluminim repairs? We also take a look at the latest updates on flying cars […]