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"27.10.2016 16:15:01" media.giphy.com Winter GIF - Find & Share on GIPHY Discover & Share this Winter GIF with everyone you know. GIPHY is how you search, share, discover, and create GIFs. Maybe it's time to consider putting on those #WinterTires, what do you think? #DriveOK http://gph.is/XHFDsw?tc=1
"27.10.2016 14:02:40" Timeline Photos Join us Rogers Hometown Hockey tour this Saturday Oct 29th at noon on High Street, Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland.
Starting at 12 pm, the ultimate hockey fan experience features free family-friendly activities all weekend long, including OK Tire's RC
"25.10.2016 16:15:01" Timeline Photos Winter is coming! Save some dough before the snow & check out these sweet #WinterTire promos. #DriveOK #DriveSafe http://bit.ly/2ebcyDS
"24.10.2016 21:33:07" OK Tire is looking for the right individual to join our Corporate Office team. If you feel you have what it takes, or know someone who does, check out the posting http://www.oktire.com/operations-junior-analyst-surrey-bc/
"24.10.2016 21:26:47" oktire.com Operations Junior Analyst - Surrey, BC - OK Tire Seeking an analytical, intuitive, “spreadsheet wizard” entry level individual to join our Inventory Planning team. Position Overview: The Operations Junior Analyst under the direction of the Inventory Planning Manager gathers,...
"24.10.2016 17:45:00" Timeline Photos Yes, that #trafficjam really is killing you! And, it's not just us saying it this time. @MailOnline http://dailym.ai/2dhJaaX
"21.10.2016 17:43:28" Timeline Photos Join us Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour this Saturday Oct 22nd at Long Wharf, Station St!
Starting at 12 pm, the ultimate hockey fan experience features free family-friendly activities all weekend long, including OK Tire's RC Racing booth, meet and greets
"21.10.2016 16:45:00" Timeline Photos Prevent #FOMO and check out our #wintertire promos! #Drivesafe #DriveOK http://bit.ly/2ebcyDS
"20.10.2016 15:30:00" wired.com The Brilliant Sorcery of England's 7-Circle Magic Roundabout The cars circle. I am from a different land-a different time, maybe-where the car people resist the circling. No circles at all costs, they say. Straight ahead is the way forward. But in this place, across the sea, the cars circle in all directions, Some times it's OK to go in circles #coolstuff @WIRED http://bit.ly/2b26jhR
"18.10.2016 18:00:00" becarcareaware.ca October is Car Safety Month - Be Car Care Aware October is Car Safety Month, the perfect time to fall into a vehicle maintenance program and get your car ready for the challenges of harsh winter weather. A thorough inspection of your vehicle during Car Safety Month will go a long way toward ensuring It's #CarSafetyMonth. Does your car need a pre-winter check up? We're here to help #DriveOK #DriveSafe @BeCarCareAware
"18.10.2016 17:30:00" becarcareaware.ca October is Car Safety Month - Be Car Care Aware October is Car Safety Month, the perfect time to fall into a vehicle maintenance program and get your car ready for the challenges of harsh winter weather. A thorough inspection of your vehicle during Car Safety Month will go a long way toward ensuring It's #CarSafetyMonth. Does your car need a pre-winter check up? We're here to help #DriveOK #DriveSafe @BeCarCareAware
"14.10.2016 20:41:02" Timeline Photos Kick off the Rogers Hometown Hockey tour with us this Saturday, Oct. 15th at Riverwalk Commons, 200 Duncan in Newmarket!
Starting at 12 p.m., the ultimate hockey fan experience features free family-friendly activities all weekend long, including OK
"14.10.2016 19:49:00" youtube.com Gurdeep Bains, CPA, CA - CFO, OK Tire Stores Inc. For his official Youtube debut, OK Tire Stores Inc. Gurdeep Bains talks about his role as Chief Financial Officer at OK Tire for Chartered Professional Accountants of BC.
"14.10.2016 16:15:00" wikihow.com How to Avoid Car Theft A car can be stolen in less than 60 seconds and most of those stolen are never recovered. More than a million cars are stolen every year, which equates to about one car every 27 seconds. Taking a few extra security precautions can help you... Auto theft deterrence starts with common sense - protect your ride @WikiHow #DriveOK http://bit.ly/2dniTLy
"13.10.2016 18:16:45" ca.linkedin.com Warehouse Associate Seeking a customer focused, reliable, “ready to learn” new skills or takes on new challenges individual to join our Surrey distribution centre. Position Overview: Working as part of our warehouse team, you will be an active contributor by ensuring that
"13.10.2016 15:45:46" Timeline Photos En ce mois de la sécurité automobile, un rappel : connaissez-vous les 10 mesures d'entretien de base pour tout véhicule? #SécuritéRoutière
"12.10.2016 17:16:06" Rogers Hometown Hockey We can't wait for Sunday at Newmarket Riverwalk Commons because the incredible Walk Off The Earth will be joining for a LIVE performance! Join us in Town of Newmarket or tune in to Sportsnet starting at 6:30pm ET for the special performance! Lots of fun to come!
"11.10.2016 16:30:00" autonet.ca Burning Man: Voici les véhicules les plus imaginatifs de la planète | Autonet.ca Encore une fois cette année, les " Art Cars " en ont mis plein la vue aux participants du festival Burning Man. Le festival Burning Man est connu pour ses véhicules artistiques et imaginaires. L'édition 2016 fut un grand cru! #Art #Auto http://www.autonet.ca/fr/2016/09/09/voici-les-vehicules-les-plus-imaginatifs-de-la-planete
"11.10.2016 14:53:23" Timeline Photos OK Tire is proud to be a Premier Sponsor of the Rogers Hometown Hockey Program. Bring the family to celebrate hockey in your community! #HometownHockey
"10.10.2016 16:00:00" Timeline Photos We would like to wish everyone a safe and delicious #Thanksgiving. If you're planning on driving, please drink responsibly #DriveOK
"06.10.2016 18:30:00" guideautoweb.com Une voiture à énergie solaire pourrait voir le jour grâce au sociofinancement La Sion est une voiture électrique couverte de panneaux solaires qui a été imaginée par trois Allemands. Ces derniers ont fondé l'entreprise Sono Motors, basée à Munich, et les entrepreneurs espèrent maintenant que le sociofinancement permettra à leur Une voiture propulsée à l'énergie solaire, sur nos routes? D'ici peu, la Sion pourrait voir le jour! #voiture #futur http://www.guideautoweb.com/articles/40065/une-voiture-a-energie-solaire-pourrait-voir-le-jour-grace-au-sociofinancement/
"05.10.2016 17:00:00" yd.com 5 Fall Driving Tips - Young Drivers Blog Fall driving can be unpredictable as the weather changes. Days get shorter, making driving during daylight limited. There are 5 fall driving tips from Young Drivers that drivers should consider as the season transitions from summer to fall. Stay alert. Fall driving can be unpredictable. @YoungDriversofCanada has some great advice for staying safe #DriveOK http://bit.ly/1sKZpjO
"03.10.2016 19:30:00" wired.com 12 Outrageous Cars You Can Buy This Weekend if You're a Bajillionaire For some, the annual Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Monterey, California-the fanciest auto show in the country-is a chance to spy upon classic cars of which they could only dream. Others show up with check books, because the auctions are a vital part Get ready for some serious car envy. Here are 12 outrageous cars you can buy if you're a bajillionaire. http://bit.ly/2dVaS1x
"03.10.2016 18:49:00" Timeline Photos Soyez prêt pour le temps froid à venir!
Voici un aperçu des pneus offerts chez OK Pneus.
"03.10.2016 15:40:33" Timeline Photos Be prepared for the cold weather ahead. Check out a few of the All Weather and Winter tires available at your local OK Tire!
"29.09.2016 18:45:00" gocanada.about.com 10 of the Best Places to See Fall Foliage in Canada By Jane McLean Canada Fall Foliage Reports | Pictures of Canada's Fall Foliage Intensity and pervasiveness of autumn color tends to be best in the eastern parts of Canada; so, although, the western provinces have something to offer, if the sole purpose of Planning a road trip to check out the fall foliage? Here are 10 great Canadian spots to see the colours change http://abt.cm/1zbSpgt
"29.09.2016 18:00:01" Timeline Photos Il fallait y penser! 17 idées créatives à faire avec de vieux pneus! #Recyclage #Pneus http://bit.ly/1ZZiCla
"26.09.2016 15:45:00" popularmechanics.com The Spherical MagLev Goodyear Tires Are Nuts The tire of the future is a ball. An unbelievably sophisticated, nature-inspired, magnetic-levitation-infused ball. Goodyear just revealed its vision for a concept tire that's intended for the self-driving car of tomorrow. It's called Eagle-360, and it's This is how Goodyear rolls. Could this be the future of tires?http://bit.ly/1R3hEd6
"26.09.2016 15:15:02" creapills.com Des taxis avec des greffes de pièces détachées sensibilisent au don d'organe Suivez le meilleur des idées créatives ! En Argentine, depuis le début de l'année 2016, 8 000 personnes sont dans l'attente d'une greffe d'organe. Malheureusement, seulement 100 donneurs ont été recensés. Plus que jamais, il est important de sensibiliser Original! Pour promouvoir le don d'organe, des taxis argentins affichent leur nouvelles pièces. #Sensibilisation http://bit.ly/24wuMik
"22.09.2016 17:45:01" Timeline Photos Is your car out of alignment? There's an easy way to check #DriveOK http://bit.ly/2c4iUjz
"22.09.2016 17:30:00" directmatin.fr Le tour du monde en 9 490 jours (26 ans), 215 pays et 850 000 km Otto est une voiture pas comme les autres. Gunther Holtrof et son épouse disparue Christine l'ont conduite sur les routes du monde pendant 26 ans, parcourant 850 000 km à travers 215 pays différents. Tout commence en 1988 lorsque qu'un couple de Bavière, C'est l'histoire d'une auto nommée Otto… À son bord, Hunther Holtrof a parcouru 850 000 km et visité 215 pays! Qui dit mieux? #Voyage http://bit.ly/2cKkMiG
"20.09.2016 16:00:00" Timeline Photos Croyez-le ou non, votre voiture pourrait se transformer un jour en accessoire de mode! #Recyclage #Mode (site unilingue anglais) http://bit.ly/2cBzaN4
"19.09.2016 18:00:01" huffingtonpost.ca A Bus You Can Drive Cars Under Will Be Tested This Year What do you do when the roads are crowded with cars? If you're China, you build buses that can just drive over them. Beijing company Transit Explore Bus is preparing to test a track-based vehicle that's tall enough to let cars pass under, according to Frequent stops behind public transit will soon be a thing of the past! #traffic http://huff.to/1XxiWEu
"16.09.2016 15:30:02" branchez-vous.com La DeLorean sera de retour sur le marché en 2017 | Branchez-vous Elles ne seront certainement pas équipées d'un convecteur temporel, mais de nouvelles DMC-12 seront bientôt assemblées à l'usine de DeLorean au Texas. Nul doute, l'histoire de la DeLorean est unique en son genre. Avant de connaître une renommée La Delorean DMC-12 vous fait rêver depuis les années 80? On annonce son retour sur le marché dès 2017! #Delorean #DMC12 http://bit.ly/2cWScOy
"16.09.2016 14:45:04" driving.ca The cars we'd take on the ultimate cross-Canada road trip By Staff, Driving June 30, 2015 In time for Canada's 148th birthday, we asked our Driving experts what cars they'd take across Canada and who their ultimate seat mate would be. Here's what they told us: This one's been on my mind for a while, actually. What's your #roadtrip vehicle of choice? http://driving.ca/volkswagen/auto-news/news/the-cars-wed-take-on-the-ultimate-cross-canada-road-trip
"14.09.2016 21:28:09" Timeline Photos Busy day for OK Tire / OK Pneus filming our upcoming Weather Network segment!
"13.09.2016 17:15:00" Old tires, new dog tricks! #Dogs #DIY #FunwithTires http://gph.is/28LsGFA?tc=1
"13.09.2016 16:30:01" Timeline Photos Quelle que soit la question concernant votre véhicule, pensez OK Pneus. Nous ne sommes jamais bien loin! #Véhicule #Auto http://bit.ly/2caCvSO
"08.09.2016 18:30:01" Timeline Photos Pensez-y: accélerer comporte toujours des risques. Ralentir ne comporte que des avantages. http://bit.ly/2cy8woB
"08.09.2016 15:45:00" Timeline Photos Traffic got you nodding off? Avoid falling asleep at the wheel with these #tips #DriveOK #DriveSafe http://bit.ly/2c1pNUG
"06.09.2016 17:48:52" ledevoir.com La voiture électrique, du rêve à la réalité Est-il possible de circuler aisément en voiture électrique en milieu urbain ? Alors que les différents ordres gouvernementaux multiplient les annonces en matière d'électrification des transports, "Le Devoir" a voulu mettre à l'épreuve le réseau de bornes On compte 10 000 voitures électriques au Québec. Et il pourrait y en avoir 10 fois plus d'ici 5 ans! http://bit.ly/1WBIhOr
"06.09.2016 15:31:29" Timeline Photos School's officially in session. Remember to be extra careful when driving in school zones #Drivesafe #DriveOK #BacktoSchool
"31.08.2016 15:30:00" Timeline Photos The last summer #longweekend is almost here. Inspect your #ATV tires to keep the good times going http://bit.ly/29e0Him
"30.08.2016 17:15:00" Timeline Photos Le choix d'un fournisseur de services automobiles ne se fait pas les yeux fermés. Se renseigner permet de ne pas se tromper. #automobile http://bit.ly/2aGUrpv
"29.08.2016 18:00:01" Timeline Photos Not all vibrations are good vibrations. Bad ones could be costing you money! #DriveOK http://bit.ly/2aAgngk
"26.08.2016 17:00:00" Timeline Photos It's #NationalDogDay! Keep your furry friends safe in the car by using a pet seat belt #Safetyfirst #DriveOK http://bit.ly/1v1rx1J
"26.08.2016 17:00:00" Timeline Photos Tout le monde s'entend sur l'importance de garder son véhicule propre. Mais quel type de lavage choisir? #laveauto #automobile http://bit.ly/1PPxWrx
"22.08.2016 16:31:01" Timeline Photos Did your engine light suddenly come on? Try tightening your gas cap. If that doesn't work, come and see us. #TipTuesday #Drive OK http://www.oktire.com/en/
"19.08.2016 16:00:02" Timeline Photos Savez-vous que certains pneus minimisent le compactage du gazon? Voilà une bonne chose à savoir pour tout propriétaire de tondeuse! #gazon
"18.08.2016 17:45:01" wheels.ca Visit these Canadian Drive In Theatres while you still can - WHEELS.ca Who doesn't love movies under the stars? Perhaps you recall the scene in Grease with Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta in their red convertible at the drive in? Drive In theatres were most popular in the 1950's and a great family adventure. The very Having trouble deciding what to do this weekend? Why not check out one of these Drive Ins?
"15.08.2016 18:15:00" buzzfeed.com Can You Pass This Car Engine Quiz? How well do you know what's going on under the hood of your car? If you can get more than five questions right on this quiz, you truly know your stuff! Quiz time! How well do you know your engine? #CarCare #DriveOK http://bzfd.it/2aFPA1U
"15.08.2016 17:30:00" saaq.gouv.qc.ca Fatigue au volant La fatigue est l'une des principales causes de décès sur les routes au Québec. Ne la laissez pas vous mener à votre dernier repos. La fatigue au volant, c'est dangereux et ça ne se contrôle pas. Voilà pourquoi il faut savoir s'arrêter! #sécuritéroutière http://bit.ly/1TSqJeA
"12.08.2016 16:30:00" driving.ca Your Corner Wrench: Don't be the laughing stock of the shop July 12, 2016 Techs and shop employees see strange things every day. It's what keeps us in the business; there's always a challenge to meet when someone does something very unusual to their vehicle. Here's a taste of the weirdness we experience: But You won't believe some of the things hiding in your engine block #DriveSmart http://bit.ly/29OIavk
"11.08.2016 16:00:01" Timeline Photos Un excès de fumée d'échappement n'est pas bon signe. Mais la couleur de la fumée peut vous donner une meilleure idée du problème. #voiture http://bit.ly/2aGRUrD
"09.08.2016 15:45:01" wheels.ca What to do if your car hits power lines - WHEELS.ca Acting appropriately around fallen power lines could save your life, and others. You should treat all downed power lines as being live wires. The coating is not insulation. If a power line contacts the ground, a tree or vehicle, the ground becomes Ever wondered what you should do if you hit a power line? Read this and #DriveSafe #DriveOK http://www.wheels.ca/news/car-hits-power-lines/
"09.08.2016 15:30:00" Timeline Photos Que vous souhaitiez faire de la route ou rouler en pleine nature, nous avons ce qu'il vous faut pour votre VTT! #VTT #sport http://bit.ly/2aH5ZGp
"08.08.2016 21:40:22" OK Tire in Regina is looking for a part-time warehouse associate, it could be you. http://www.oktire.com/en/about-us/careers/careers-part-time-warehouse-associate--regina-sk
"05.08.2016 17:00:00" Timeline Photos Vous prenez vos vacances au mois d'août? Voici ce qu'il faut savoir avant de prendre la route en toute sécurité. #securiteroutiere
"05.08.2016 16:30:00" Timeline Photos If you can't beat it embrace it. Here are some rush hour coping #tips #traffic
"28.07.2016 18:30:00" Timeline Photos Love your car and the environment? Here are tips to help you do both #Greenyourride #DriveOK http://bit.ly/1pRw7Mz
"28.07.2016 17:15:00" Timeline Photos Cet été, êtes-vous prêts à sortir des sentiers battus? Assurez-vous d'avoir les bons pneus pour votre VTT! #VTT
"26.07.2016 17:30:00" Timeline Photos A flat tire never happens at an opportune time. Hope you don't have to use it, but here's a quick refresher just in case #howto #Changeatire @PopMech http://bit.ly/26i0ALL
"25.07.2016 20:11:30" Timeline Photos Profitez du Noël des campeurs pour magasiner de nouveaux accessoires pour votre véhicule! #25juillet #Noel http://bit.ly/2apBfMt
"22.07.2016 18:46:51" OK Tire Prince Albert is looking for a Journeyman Technician to join its team. Are you up to the challenge? http://www.oktire.com/en/about-us/careers/careers-journeyman-technician---prince-albert-sk
"22.07.2016 18:00:00" Timeline Photos Get ready to jump for joy over #sweetsummersavings! Check out our latest promos here #DriveOK http://bit.ly/29YY2LL
"22.07.2016 16:13:28" oktire.com OK Tire | Careers Warehouse Associate - Surrey BC Careers Warehouse Associate - Surrey BC OK Tire is seeking a Warehouse Associate at our Surrey Distribution Centre. Full time with benefits and profit sharing. http://www.oktire.com/en/about-us/careers/careers-warehouse-associate---surrey-bc
"21.07.2016 18:00:01" Timeline Photos Quelle option est la plus économique pour combattre la chaleur au volant: conduire avec la climatisation ou les vitres baissées? #Canicule http://bit.ly/29DSwMw
"19.07.2016 18:00:00" Timeline Photos Avec plus d'une quarantaine de succursales au Québec, OK Pneus est toujours là pour s'assurer que vous passez de belles vacances. #SurLaRoute
"18.07.2016 17:00:01" Timeline Photos Grab those old tires and get creative… we dare you! Here are some ideas to get you started … #DIY http://bit.ly/QOUDUs
"15.07.2016 15:15:00" Timeline Photos Partir en vacances l'esprit libre, ça n'a pas de prix. Faites vérifier votre véhicule avant de prendre la route. #Vacances #BonsPlans
"14.07.2016 17:30:00" Timeline Photos Hot Car Warning! Don't forget to look twice before locking! Hot vehicles can quickly become dangerous for children and pets #DriveSafe @canada.safety http://bit.ly/1NR4iAI
"12.07.2016 16:45:01" Timeline Photos Tire blowouts are dangerous and frustrating, but they can be avoided. Learn how here #Drive OK http://bit.ly/2a5Zn2G
"12.07.2016 15:43:32" Timeline Photos Des vacances en RV, ça fait rêver. Mais mieux vaut prendre ses précautions afin d'en profiter au max. #tourisme #VR http://bit.ly/29BNq66
"11.07.2016 15:15:54" OK Tire in Nelson, BC is looking for a new Technician/Mechanic to join their team. http://www.oktire.com/en/about-us/careers/careers-automotive-technicianmechanic---nelson-bc
"08.07.2016 17:00:00" Timeline Photos When it comes to your ATV, not all tires are created equal. Here are four types to keep you off-roading #DriveOK http://bit.ly/29e0Him
"08.07.2016 16:31:07" Our Regina distribution centre is looking for a new Warehouse Associate to complete the team. Apply today! http://www.oktire.com/en/about-us/careers/careers-warehouse-associate---regina-sk
"08.07.2016 14:45:00" Timeline Photos Quel que soit le service d'entretien ou de réparation qu'il vous faut, OK Pneus vous l'offre avec le sourire! #securiteroutiere http://bit.ly/29xAh01
"06.07.2016 16:15:00" www.huffingtonpost.com Know Instantly Which Side Your Car's Gas Tank Is on I'm dumb. Every time I rent a car and pull up to the gas station, I just pray the fuel is on the driver's side because who in their right mind checks beforehand. This post originally appeared on Map Happy. Of course, there is a way to know. Avoid embarrassment at the gas station. Here's an easy way to tell what side your gas tank is on #DriveOK
"06.07.2016 15:53:08" OK Tire / OK Pneus Connaissez-vous les trucs pour conduire tout en respectant l'environnement? #Ecoresponsable
"06.07.2016 15:30:00" www.becarcareaware.ca Protection de L'Environnement - Be Car Care Aware Que pouvez-vous faire? Que votre voiture soit neuve ou vieille, petite ou grande, vous pouvez faire certaines choses pour qu'elle continue de fonctionner de façon efficiente et plus écologique. En plus d'être plus sécuritaire pour votre famille et vous, Connaissez-vous les trucs pour conduire tout en respectant l'environnement? #Ecoresponsable
"04.07.2016 19:46:06" www.mto.gov.on.ca Motor vehicle inspection stations Under this Program, the Ministry licenses qualified, garage operators to conduct mandatory motor vehicle safety and structural inspections to certify that vehicles meet minimum safety requirements. Inspections are required either at specified time Thinking about buying a used car in Ontario? Good news! Tougher used vehicle safety standards rolling out this month.
"01.07.2016 16:00:00" Timeline Photos À tous ceux qui déménagent et qui ne ménageront pas leurs efforts aujourd'hui, on vous souhaite que ça roule! #Déménagement #1erJuillet
"01.07.2016 14:44:25" Timeline Photos #HappyCanadaDay! Wherever you are, or driving to, enjoy the destination and the journey #DriveOK #EhOK
"28.06.2016 16:30:00" autoguide.com 10 Things That Affect a Car's Resale Value " AutoGuide.com News Even though a group of used cars may seem practically identical, their prices might vary dramatically. That's because no two cars on the used market are the same: some cars have had hard lives and are driven aggressively, while other cars are barely Got resale value on your brain? Here's what can impact your car's resale value @autoguide
"24.06.2016 20:54:38" OK Tire is looking for a Warehouse Associate in Surrey, BC. Do you have what it takes? http://www.oktire.com/en/about-us/careers/careers-warehouse-associate---surrey-bc
"23.06.2016 17:15:00" Timeline Photos Remember, 300 locations across Canada to get you to your destination this #summer safe and sound! #DriveOK
"20.06.2016 16:30:00" autofocus.ca Your car spring and summer maintenance checklist - Autofocus.ca Although it's known as "antifreeze," coolant is just as important in the summer to keep your engine from overheating. Have it tested to be sure it's strong enough to prevent corrosion in your engine, radiator and heater core. Don't use plain water, which Warm weather maintenance will help your car look better, perform better, #DriveSafe and last longer. Don't believe us, check out this checklist @Autofocusca
"20.06.2016 15:53:07" If you are in the Abbotsford area and are looking to join the OK Tire team, now is your chance! http://www.oktire.com/en/about-us/careers/careers-journeyman-technician---abbotsford-bc
"17.06.2016 19:00:01" Timeline Photos Don't be afraid to get a little dirty this weekend ;) All-Terrain or Mud-Terrain #tires can help. #weekend #offroad #DriveOK http://bit.ly/1RYvMEO
"13.06.2016 17:15:01" hybridcars.com 10 Myths About Fuel Economy " AutoGuide.com News It's ironic that though we live in a time when information was never more plentiful that misinformation, fallacies and myths persist. No doubt that lead-out sentence could launch a discussion on myriad subjects, but looking at a relatively benign one - Do all those extra planned #roadtrips have you thinking about your vehicle's fuel economy? Check out these 10 fuel myths
"10.06.2016 18:45:00" Timeline Photos Not all deals are created equal, neither are all tires. Find the right one and the right #deal for you in time for your summer tire switch up #TGIF #promotions #DriveOK http://www.oktire.com/en/promotions
"09.06.2016 18:11:20" rethinktires.ca Why tire-derived, recycled rubber products? - Rethink Tires Ontarians are saying "Yes!" to recycling their tires with amazing benefits - a pledge to rethink tires. An entire industry is created not only in the collection of your used tires, but also in breathing exciting new life into what used to end up in Help your old tires find new life! @RethinkTires #Recycle
"30.05.2016 13:30:00" Timeline Photos From dirt roads to city streets … #happyMonday #backtowork #DriveOK
"27.05.2016 17:45:00" Timeline Photos Can you smell that? It's fresh air. Don't forget to change your air filter, especially before hitting the road this #weekend #DriveOK #TGIF
"25.05.2016 17:15:00" consumerreports.org Do's and Dont's of Washing Your Car | Car Wash - Consumer Reports Don't... use household cleaning agents like hand soap, dishwashing detergent, or glass cleaner on the paint. These aren't formulated for use on a car's paint and may strip off the protective wax. Do... use a dedicated car-wash product, which is milder and Are you washing your car all wrong? #didyouknow @ConsumerReports
"20.05.2016 18:15:00" Timeline Photos Enjoy the journey and the destination! Get your car checked out and drive safe this #longweekend! #DriveOK #TGIF http://www.oktire.com/en/auto-service
"19.05.2016 17:45:00" Timeline Photos Post-winter roads usually call for some maneuvering. Are your tires up for the challenge? #potholeseason #DriveOK
"13.05.2016 20:54:03" If you are looking to join the OK Tire community, and live in the Windsor, NS area, check out this opportunity. http://www.oktire.com/en/about-us/careers/careers-commercial-truck-tire-technician---windsor-ns
"13.05.2016 20:52:35" If you are looking to join the OK Tire community, and live in the Vancouver area, check out this opportunity. http://www.oktire.com/en/about-us/careers/careers-tire-and-lube-technician---vancouver-bc
"12.05.2016 18:15:00" www.thestar.com New 'Textalyzer' app could eliminate distracted driving | Toronto Star A New York bill would let police check a driver's phone after an accident to find out if distracted driving was the cause. Have you heard about the #textalyzer app? Check out this video via @TorontoStar, it may help deter distracted driving #DriveOK
"06.05.2016 21:45:00" Timeline Photos #RoadTrip season is almost upon us! If your family has plans to hit the road this summer, don't forget to put together a #carsafety kit. Here's what you'll need via @CAASCO ...
"05.05.2016 21:30:00" wheels.ca How to decode the information on a Tire Sidewall - WHEELS.ca There is a ton of info on the sidewall of a tire, but how many out there actually know what all of it means? Consult this guide to help ensure you make an informed decision when purchasing a new set of tires for your vehicle. There is a ton of info on the sidewall of a tire, but do you actually know what all of it means? Consult this guide before your next new tire purchase cc @Wheelsca
"04.05.2016 21:30:00" driving.ca To flush or not to flush? Car fluids you should really replace Originally published: February 19, 2015 "Yes, Mr. Smith, we have your appointment confirmed for the 15th at 8:30 a.m., in addition to the oil change service you've requested, we've noted from your vehicle's history files that it's also due for a brake and With so many fluids that need to be topped up or flushed, do you get confused about what needs to be done when? These tips via @drivingdotca will help keep your car running smoothly so that you can #DriveSafe.
"04.05.2016 15:30:53" Our thoughts are with the community and families of Fort McMurray, AB.
"03.05.2016 21:45:00" Timeline Photos Spring style goes way beyond your wardrobe. Time to get those winter tires off and slip your car into something for the warmer weather #DriveOK
"02.05.2016 22:45:00" theglobeandmail.com How to avoid a collision with a moose as sightings up in St. John's A smart piece of advice to heed when driving in Newfoundland: Don't drive at night. That's when moose car collisions are most likely to occur, according to the province's government website, especially on the province's highways. But in St. John's, A male moose can weigh anywhere from 380 to 700 kg. In a car-moose collision, it's the moose that will walk away and leave the car totaled. And with 70% of car-moose collisions occurring between May and October, it pays to #DriveSafe. Here's some sound
"21.04.2016 22:46:50" Timeline Photos A few moments of your time can save you time and money down the line. Inspect your tires regularly. #carcare #spring
"15.04.2016 22:45:01" Timeline Photos They thought they had to pull over right away on a busy road, but you'll never guess what actually happened... They were able to keep driving to a nearby OK Tire, thanks to Bridgestone DriveGuard run-flat tires.
"11.04.2016 23:00:00" Timeline Photos Which warning lights are the most important to deal with immediately? http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/culture/commentary/which-warning-lights-are-the-most-important/article29430865/
"08.04.2016 22:50:16" theglobeandmail.com Is it necessary to have an oil engine flush? I just took my father's 2010 Hyundai Accent hatchback in for an oil change after a long time between changes (8,000-10,000 kilometres). It was down more than three quarts. The mechanics told me that it... Your mechanic tells you it is time for an engine oil flush, but how do you actually now when it's time?
"08.04.2016 21:53:58" oktire.com OK Tire | Career OK Tire is looking for an amazing person to become our Corporate Office Systems Administrator. Are you "The One"? http://www.oktire.com/en/about-us/careers/careers-systems-administrator---bc …
"30.03.2016 23:30:01" The technology in newer cars bring worries of hacking to mind, but how much of an actual worry is it? http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/culture/commuting/what-can-a-hacker-realistically-do-to-my-car-and-should-i-be-worried/article29415034/
"29.03.2016 22:15:12" Springtime can lead to many car related issues like maintenance, changing tires and potholes. You might be surprised how costly potholes can be.
"29.03.2016 18:59:30" Rogers Hometown Hockey - WINNIPEG, MB Rogers Hometown Hockey - WINNIPEG, MB Our weekend outdoor hockey festival will be packed with activities for all ages! Join us for a full weekend of free activities, live music, a chance to meet NHL Alumni, and much more. The entire festival will culminate with Ron MacLean hosting the Hometown Hockey will be in Winnipeg this weekend- the location of our newest OK Tire Store! If you are attending make sure to check out the #OKTireCrazyCommute and meet the staff from the local stores OK Tire / OK Pneus OK Tire / OK Pneus OK Tire / OK
"28.03.2016 15:31:18" oktire.com OK Tire | Careers Service Advisor/Writer/Manager - Parry Sound, ON Careers Service Advisor/Writer/Manager - Parry Sound, ON OK Tire Parry Sound, ON is looking for a Service Advisor/Writer/Manager. If that's you, get in touch soon.
"24.03.2016 23:07:00" Rogers Hometown Hockey The countdown is on to the #HometownHockey festivities! Check out the OK Tire / OK Pneus #CrazyCommute booth this weekend! Hometown Hockey is in Prince Albert this weekend. We are looking forward to seeing more photos and videos of the OK Tire Crazy Commute. #oktire #crazycommute #hometownhockey
"23.03.2016 22:55:15" oktire.com OK Tire | Careers Tire Sales/Advisor, Grande Prairie, AB Careers Tire Sales/Advisor, Grande Prairie, AB OK Tire Grande Prairie has the perfect fit for an amazing Tire Sales/Advisor. It could be you!
"23.03.2016 22:50:09" oktire.com OK Tire | Journeyman Heavy Duty Technician, Grande Prairie, AB Journeyman Heavy Duty Technician, Grande Prairie, AB OK Tire Grande Prairie is searching for the right fit for a Journeyman Heavy Duty Technician position. Is that you?
"23.03.2016 22:45:13" oktire.com OK Tire | Careers Commercial Sales - Grande Prairie, AB Careers Commercial Sales - Grande Prairie, AB OK Tire Grande Prairie, AB is looking for the right person for a Commercial Sales position.
"09.03.2016 23:56:17" theglobeandmail.com My Toyota was recalled in 2014, is there a deadline for the maker to repair the part? The manufacturer is responsible for making every effort to contact the affected owners and carry out the approved repairs, but there is no deadline for when the repair must be completed Your car has been marked for a recall requiring a repair. You assume the manufacturer has to repair it, but when...?
"08.03.2016 17:13:13" Timeline Photos The OK Tire Crazy Commute is coming to the Okanagan. Rogers Hometown Hockey will be in Penticton Staruday and Sunday at the South Okanagan Events Center. Come down and say hi!
"08.03.2016 16:54:50" Rogers Hometown Hockey This is the face of HOCKEY PASSION! Penticton, British Columbia, you're next! #HometownHockey OK Tire is a proud partner of Hometown hockey. Check out the #crazycommute this weekend in Penticton.
"06.03.2016 18:49:14" theglobeandmail.com World's smallest car expected to fetch big bucks at auction It is about the size of a small refrigerator and held the Guinness Book of World Records' title as the world's smallest production car for more than 50 years The worlds smallest production car is an amusingly efficient vehicle. An original model will cost you a mint:
"05.03.2016 19:49:06" theglobeandmail.com The biggest discounts on popular SUVs with better-than-average fuel economy While lower gas prices have helped make SUVs and crossovers more palatable, generous auto maker incentives upsized in recent months have driven SUV and crossover sales in Canada to record levels so far... Gas prices have fallen across most of our country. These 10 SUV's will try to save you money when prices rise again.
"04.03.2016 23:49:11" theglobeandmail.com Ten features already in cars that show us the future High-tech upgrades are making cars both safer and more fun to drive Here are ten existing features that show us that the future of cars is already here:
"02.03.2016 23:41:17" theglobeandmail.com Is it safe and legal to smoke an e-cigarette with kids in the car? At least so far, there’s no solid evidence that the mist from electronic cigarettes is dangerous to bystanders - including kids along with you in the car For health reasons, cigarette smoking with children in the car is illegal in most provinces, but what about vaping?
"29.02.2016 17:23:12" Timeline Photos What a great weekend in Victoria with #hometownhockey. Looking forward to next weekend in St. Albert at the oktire #crazycommute booth. Thank you Rogers Hometown Hockey for capturing some of the fun!
"27.02.2016 19:48:18" fillthewell.com These Sculptures Are Cool, But What They’re Made Of Is Unbelievable I'd be thrilled to check out sculptures of fantastic beasts, but this is something different. Artist... Recycling programs may seem boring or mundane. Wait til you see what one artist has done with old tires.
"26.02.2016 23:48:01" blog.caranddriver.com Autonomy’s Roadkill: The Path to Driverless Cars Will Be Strewn with the Carcasses of Big Industry From the March 2016 issue Automakers and tech companies alike seem to be pushing us toward an autonomous future in which streamlined, sustainable-bamboo-trimmed robotic taxis and luxury cruisers zip within... Autonomous vehicles are on the horizon, but at what costs to drivers and industry?
"25.02.2016 23:48:53" theglobeandmail.com How cars became tastier and turned into rat food Chew on this: many cars have become fast food for rodents because of the eco-friendly material used under the hood It's official. Some cars are now technically food for rodents. Here's how.
"22.02.2016 23:50:07" theglobeandmail.com Must I fix the airbag warning light right away? If your mechanic says you can live without out it, my advice would be to find another mechanic. Your vehicle's airbag warning light came on. How long can you ignore it for?
"19.02.2016 23:51:11" youtube.com RSR OffSeason - Nissan GTR vs Snowboarder - Spa-Francorchamps Join us on track March 19th for the first TD of the year! It's the time that we'd normally share the Highlights of the previous season(and our bloopers)but t... What do you get when you add a Nissan GTR + Snowboard + Snowy racetrack? Funtime Friday (professionals only w/video)
"18.02.2016 23:37:44" theglobeandmail.com Why it's time to trade in that old car and buy a new one Because of rapidly improving safety features, old cars are like a death trap compared to what's currently on the market That old car you love so much needs to be replaced, and here are some compelling reasons why
"17.02.2016 23:46:12" theglobeandmail.com B.C. man sets record for fastest log car in the world Bryan Reid Sr., of the HGTV reality show Timber Kings, hits 90 km/h while driving a tree Because they could; the world's fastest log... car log... log car. It's big, fast and made of wood.
"17.02.2016 16:53:26" Timeline Photos Whatever Canadian winters bring your way, make sure you and your vehicle are prepared, and please drive responsibly.
"16.02.2016 23:54:11" theglobeandmail.com Why the car thermometer isn't affected by engine heat or wind Speed shouldn’t blow off that outside temperature reading on your dashboard, but a short run to the store might You may not know it, but there is a reason your car thermometer isn't affected by wind or engine heat
"12.02.2016 23:42:30" motortrend.com We Take Tesla's Autopilot for a Spin on the Streets of L.A. (W/Video) MT Road Test Editor Chris Walton takes Tesla's Autopilot out for a spin, and the drive is full of surprises. Watch the video here. In-vehicle technology, like autopilot, is advancing rapidly. http://buff.ly/1LlLDeI [w/video] The question isn't just if we will use it, it's if we want it in the first place? http://buff.ly/1KLuNLv
"11.02.2016 23:44:04" theglobeandmail.com I'm moving back to Canada, what will it cost to import my car? For a Volkswagen, you won’t have to pay duty, but you will have to pay the provincial sales tax You've lived abroad and love the car you have driven on foreign soil. Is it worth bringing home?
"11.02.2016 22:03:07" carscoops.com Meet The Sherp: A Russian Real-Life Tonka Toy To Take You Anywhere One vehicle to get you anywhere is a very broad description but given that the Sherp can even swim, it describes it accurately Looking for an awesome all-terrain vehicle for pretty much any conceivable need, even river crossings? [w/video]
"10.02.2016 23:49:13" carscoops.com Mobility Scooter Sets World Record By Hitting 173 km/h A mobility scooter has set a new world record by reaching an insane 173 km/h! Apparently you don't need a race car to go fast. This mobility scooter goes 173 km/h.
"10.02.2016 00:39:08" carscoops.com Watch Shawn Langdon's POV In A Top Fuel Dragster 3.77 Second Run If you want to see what 0 to 508 km/h in under 4 seconds looks like, don’t blink. If you have ever wondered what it looks like to accelerate to 508 km/h in 3.77 seconds, now you can. Don't blink.
"09.02.2016 23:49:06" theglobeandmail.com Drivers in Chrysler vehicles can't figure out how to put car in park Electronic gear shifters on some newer Fiat Chrysler SUVs and cars are so confusing that drivers have exited the vehicles with the engines running and while they are still in gear, causing crashes and... Technological innovation in cars is always exciting, but can also be dangerous when is strays too far from the norm.
"04.02.2016 23:46:12" blog.caranddriver.com Kevin Hart Uses Hyundai Genesis to Stalk Daughter’s Date in Funny Super Bowl Ad As we all continue to wrangle with the usefulness of wearables like Apple’s Watch and their place in the car, Hyundai has crafted perhaps the best example yet of the tech’s potential with its latest... Does this new Hyundai ad suggest life will now be easier for Dads everywhere, or harder?
"03.02.2016 23:54:10" fuelsavingtires.ca Low Rolling Resistance Facts Some of the latest advances in tire technology focus on minimizing an energy-draining effect called “rolling resistance.” When it comes to saving you fuel, tires have come a long way. Most of us kn… If you haven't heard, rolling resistance has an effect on fuel consumption. Get the most mileage per dollar:
"02.02.2016 23:49:53" cbc.ca Idling your car in winter may do more harm than good: expert Warming up your engine before driving may actually be doing more harm than good, says a Thunder Bay, Ont. automotive expert. On a crisp winter morning, how long should you let your car warm up? Not nearly as long as you might think.
"01.02.2016 23:55:14" theglobeandmail.com Video: Can the minivan be cool again? Chrysler betting $2-billion on it Peter Cheney looks at the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica to see how it has been re-invented Do you remember when the mini van was cool?... One company is hoping/spending to make that statement true.
"27.01.2016 23:43:22" theglobeandmail.com Globe Drive's guide to winter driving The Globe and Mail offers the most authoritative news in Canada, featuring national and international news Warming up, Icelandic driving techniques and All-wheel Drive. Winter driving information gets sorted out.
"23.01.2016 19:36:01" carscoops.com Man Forgets Wife At Gas Station And Drives For 60 Miles An Argentinean man forgot his wife at a gas station. Driving can be taxing, and wear out even the most seasoned drivers. Always try to be more aware than this driver.
"22.01.2016 23:37:47" theglobeandmail.com In photos: Canada's 30 best-selling vehicles of 2015 For the seventh straight year the Ford F-Series was Canada's best-selling vehicle. Ford sold more than 118,000 of the trucks, but sales were down 6 per cent from 2014. However the F-Series outsold its... The most popular cars of 2015, in Canada, have finally been listed. Where does your ride sit on this list?
"21.01.2016 23:50:17" driving.ca A not-so-brief history of the seatbelt Volvo has a little-known claim to fame, going back to 1959 and the invention of the three-point seatbelt Not everybody loves them (or wears them), but the seatbelt has changed the way we drive and crash. Here's how:
"20.01.2016 23:46:17" theglobeandmail.com Ontario motorist pulled over while driving in a car covered in a foot of snow The Globe and Mail offers the most authoritative news in Canada, featuring national and international news There are many reasons you should clear snow off your car in winter. This man found all of the reasons, at once.
"20.01.2016 19:16:56" oktire.com OK Tire | Careers | Service Advisor/Writer, Abbotsford BC Honestly Driven – all employees of OK Tire Stores know that providing exceptional customer service and quality workmanship is our number one priority.As part of our team all members believe in: OK Tire in Abbotsford, BC is looking for someone to join their team.
"17.01.2016 18:41:04" carscoops.com Absolutely Mental Nissan Rogue Warrior Concept Debuts With Snow Tracks Nissan has debuted the crazy Rogue Warrior Concept in Montreal with snow tracks instead of wheels! Is your winter commute getting bogged down by snow? Maybe you need one of these:
"16.01.2016 19:44:03" carscoops.com Watch Max Verstappen Tackle Ski Slopes In Red Bull Formula One Car Watch Red Bull Racing take its 2011 F1 car to the Austrian ski slopes. An F1 car with studded tires and snow chains? Yeah, you'll want to watch this.
"15.01.2016 23:44:05" becarcareaware.ca Can your vehicle survive the deep freeze? Cold weather is notoriously harsh on vehicles, which is why it’s all the more important to give your car a little extra time and attention when the mercury dips. Fortunately, the Be Car Care Aware... Winter still has Canada firmly in it's grip. Help your vehicle survive until spring with these tips:
"13.01.2016 23:53:06" theglobeandmail.com Why is my repair bill for a minor fender bender so high? They are not bumpers, they are pieces of plastic covering all the important absorbant materials beneath When winter driving results in a 'tiny' fender bender, why can the repair costs be so high?
"06.01.2016 23:46:09" blog.caranddriver.com The Fastest Way to Defog Your Windshield, Courtesy of a Former NASA Engineer Winter’s here, and for lots of us, that means dealing with a foggy windshield full of condensation when we go to start our cars. In the grand scheme of things, it doesn’t take that long for your defroster... In winter, it can take 'forever' when you defog your windows. A NASA engineer can tell you the fastest method.
"05.01.2016 23:46:04" theglobeandmail.com Can I be ticketed for driving slowly on bad roads? ‘Safety first. The posted speed limit is the maximum in ideal conditions so, in many cases, travelling at a reduced speed is very much appropriate and required’ Winter road conditions sometimes require you to drive slower. Can you be fined for driving too slow?
"04.01.2016 16:18:27" OK Tire / OK Pneus OK Tire has been serving Canadians since 1953.Our 280 locations across Canada ensure great tire and mechanical sales and service everywhere! www.oktire.com
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"30.12.2015 23:40:07" carthrottle.com This Sheet Of Ice Brutally Smashes A Saab's Windscreen At 70mph Let this shocking video be a warning to all of us: always clear ice off your car before driving, otherwise this could happen! Do you always clean all snow and ice off your car before setting off? Here is a video that shows why you should.
"29.12.2015 23:43:09" theglobeandmail.com Strange Canadian driving laws that surprised us the most in 2015 Canada has 13 different sets of driving laws. That’s bound to make for some strange and unexpected rules Canada has numerous bizarre and curious road laws. Here are the top 13 from across the country.
"23.12.2015 23:43:09" tranbc.ca Black Ice: What It Is and How to Avoid It | TranBC If you notice snow on the sides of the highway, you should be on the lookout for black ice. Don’t let your winter driving guard down just yet. When it looks like clear roads ahead this winter, don't get surprised by black ice. Here's how.
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"21.12.2015 23:53:06" tranbc.ca How to Drive Around Snow Plows in BC | TranBC A "how to" blog guiding drivers in British Columbia through safe winter driving methods around snow plows and winter maintenance vehicles. Snowplows may be in your area this winter. How do you safely share the roads with these essential machines?
"18.12.2015 23:41:12" www.theglobeandmail.com When should I replace the timing belt? In my 25 years as a technician, I have repaired one belt break with fewer than 50,000 kilometres and an occasional failure in the 80,000-kilometre range With Canadian winter weather as a factor, when should you replace your timing belt?
"17.12.2015 23:33:56" www.caranddriver.com Car and Driver The electric vehicle is a lot older than you may think—here's a primer on the history of the EV. Read more and see photos at Car and Driver. Car companies are taking their time developing the electric car. It's been almost 200 years.
"16.12.2015 23:42:08" tranbc.ca Earn Good Winter Driving Karma, Know Others’ Pet Peeves | TranBC Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure asked what are your winter driving pet peeves and these are your answers. Everyone has a winter driving pet peeve. See how yours compares here
"15.12.2015 23:39:19" tranbc.ca How to Pack Your Vehicle Emergency Kit in 15 Seconds | TranBC To show how easy it is to be prepared, we put together this 15-second video showing some of the most useful items you’ll want to include in your vehicle Do you have a winter emergency kit in your car? If not, take 15 seconds to see how easy it is to make one.
"10.12.2015 23:47:06" www.youtube.com Are Your Tail Lights On? One of the most common mistakes drivers are making these dark, wintry days is failing to activate their tail lights. If you’re ever trailing one of these pha... Visibility during winter is key. Here is how to make sure your car is seen from the front and back equally.
"09.12.2015 23:52:10" www.carthrottle.com Shocking Pollution In Beijing Has Led To Half The City’s Cars Being Banned Via A Number Plate Lottery China's capital has been plunged into its very first pollution 'red alert', leading to drastic measures being put in action to quell the smog The smog in Beijing has gotten so bad, they are holding a lotto to see who gets to drive on what days.
"08.12.2015 23:19:10" www.theglobeandmail.com Kids shouldn't wear winter jackets in car seats, so how can they stay warm? ‘Even when the straps are tight, if you add a layer of bulky padding between the child and the car seat straps, this padding can compress in the force of the crash, making the straps suddenly too loose... Keeping your little ones warm and safe is a must in winter, but can a jacket make their car seat ineffective?
"05.12.2015 19:03:12" www.carthrottle.com Watch What Happens When A Four-Year-Old Girl Takes Control Of Over 20 Tonnes Of Truck When the controls of the new Volvo FMX are handed over to a 4-year-old girl, things get very interesting...very quickly. What do you get when you mix a 4 year old and a 20 tonne RC truck? Watch and find out.
"04.12.2015 11:48:03" www.theglobeandmail.com Alberta man fined for texting in Tim Hortons drive-thru, could it happen in Ontario? 'At Timmies. Do u want a double double?' Can distracted driving get you fined... even in a Timmy's drive-through? Depends on what Province you live in.
"03.12.2015 23:46:10" www.theglobeandmail.com I’m buying rims for winter tires, what’s the difference between multifit and hub-centric? What’s the difference? If you are getting a second set of rims for winter tires, know the difference between multifit and hub-centric rims
"02.12.2015 23:48:03" shiftintowinter.ca Shift Into Winter Driving Quiz Are you ready to Shift into Winter? Test your knowledge about how to drive safely in winter conditions. Do you know what it takes to tackle roads during a Canadian winter? Take a quick and informative quiz to find out.
"01.12.2015 23:57:10" www.tc.gc.ca SEE and be SEEN - Transport Canada Governed by the Canada Motor Vehicle Safety Act, we work with industry, community groups and government partners to set national safety standards for the design and construction of safe vehicles and safe... With the winter bringing all kinds of weather, here is a reminder of your vehicle light options
"30.11.2015 23:41:08" blog.caranddriver.com How a Car is Made: Every Step from Invention to Launch From the January 2016 issue You may not be surprised to hear that cars do not spring all shiny and dew-studded from beneath lily pads, ready to hit the road. In fact, the car-creation odyssey makes NASA’s... You have probably wondered "How much effort goes into designing a car from concept to delivery?" and now you know.
"29.11.2015 21:19:05" Timeline Photos Part of the Calgary Police Service campaign to help keep people safe on winter roads; the return of the infographic!
"28.11.2015 23:44:04" canadasafetycouncil.org Winter Driving Tips | Canada Safety Council / Conseil canadien de la sécurité Winter driving can sometimes be a daunting task, especially when conditions are snowy or icy. If road conditions are dangerous, consider making alternate travel arrangements or postponing your trip until... The Canada Safety Council has a checklist for you to help make sure driving stays safe in winter.
"27.11.2015 23:44:10" www.cbc.ca Police rap battle about safe winter driving: Calgary vs. Edmonton vs. Regina Police agencies across Canada, including Calgary, Edmonton, and Regina are sharing their rap lyrics about safe driving, inspired by the one written by Kindersley RCMP this week. Police departments across Canada are having a rap battle to remind drivers about driving safe this winter.
"25.11.2015 23:44:14" www.theglobeandmail.com The Ten Commandments of winter driving Thou shalt heed the wise advice offered here The 10 Commandments of winter driving. They should be written in stone, they're that good.
"24.11.2015 23:42:05" www.theglobeandmail.com How cold should it be before I plug my car into a block heater? Cold weather grates on most of us, your car included. A modern car should start when it’s -30C if it hasn’t been plugged in, but it won’t like it With temperatures dropping, block heaters are getting plugged in. But when should you plug it in and for how long?
"19.11.2015 17:03:21" www.savekidslives2015.org #SaveKidsLives Children and youth are among the most vulnerable on our roads. They inspired the Child Declaration, demanding action to make the world’s roads safer for everyone – starting with children. Every day more than 500 children lose their lives in traffic crashes globally. Thousands are injured.
The 2nd Global Ministerial Conference officially started yesterday bringing together road safety leaders to take action on global road safety.
"17.11.2015 23:49:02" www.theglobeandmail.com Is it illegal to make a right turn into the left lane? ‘The vast majority of drivers make turns improperly...if you follow a driver who’s just made an improper turn, you’ll see they make all their turns improperly’ Turn right to go left? Many take lane liberties when taking a corner, but here are the facts about what's legal. http://buff.ly/1j6zWAu.
"16.11.2015 23:49:10" www.carscoops.com Watch This Guy Set The World Record For Tightest Reverse Parallel Parking The new Guinness World Record for Tightest Reverse Parallel Parking was set by Alastair Moffatt, in a classic Mini Cooper. Parallel parking is an essential skill that everyone should have. This driver takes it to an extreme. [w/video]
"13.11.2015 23:48:03" blog.caranddriver.com Cop Stops Google Self-Driving Car—for Driving too Slow So, when this photo first hit social media last night, the speculation was humorous. Viewers imagined a rogue Google Car, flagrantly disobeying its programming, tearing through Mountain View, California... Autonomous vehicles are making technological leaps and bounds recently, although sometimes too slow for the police.
"12.11.2015 23:50:10" www.theglobeandmail.com Kids in cars: When should they be able to ride shotgun? There's no hard and fast rule about when children can ride in the front seat Children are required to sit in booster seats for safety reasons, but when can they start calling 'shotgun'?
"11.11.2015 15:33:05" Timeline Photos Lest we forget.
"10.11.2015 23:35:23" www.theglobeandmail.com Why is tint on front windows illegal? Alberta’s one of five provinces where there’s no tinted love. It says they’re doing it to keep you safe in a crash What level of tint can you have on your windows? What about the windshield? It depends where you live.
"10.11.2015 00:02:21" www.theglobeandmail.com Do turbocharged engines cause more problems? Cars with these engines are as reliable as those without With Turbochargers becoming more common, you have to ask if they are better long term for your engine.
"05.11.2015 21:16:07" www.theglobeandmail.com Why are my brakes so loud in the morning? I suspect the noise you are hearing is the overnight buildup of corrosion on the brake rotors being scrubbed away by the brake pads Why can brakes seem to be noisier in the morning? It isn't because you want to go back to sleep...
"04.11.2015 23:57:08" www.theglobeandmail.com Is there an insurance discount for winter tires? Do drivers automatically get an insurance discount for putting on winter tires? - Jeff, Oshawa More regions require winter tires for additional safety in the cold. Do insurance companies offer incentives?
"03.11.2015 23:54:06" www.theglobeandmail.com Must I break in my new car or can I take it on a road trip? You should be okay to take that trip, perhaps trying to vary engine speed on occasion, which will happen anyway if there are hills or a need to slow for or pass other vehicles Why do new cars need time to 'break in' and how important is it?
"31.10.2015 18:34:02" www.carthrottle.com If The Characters From Star Wars Drove Modded Cars, Here's How They'd Look With Star Wars: The Force Awakens almost upon us, our friends at Car Wow have been imagining how it might look if the characters of the famous film franchise dabbled in car modification... Awesome cars vs Star Wars. A bit of fun for your Halloween weekend.
"30.10.2015 22:44:13" coolmaterial.com The 10 Best Vehicles To Survive The Zombie Apocalypse | Cool Material We'd advise you to start saving for one of these rides now, but let's be honest, by the time you could afford most on the list it would be too late (what with With the Zombie Apocalypse looming this Halloween, here are the 10 best vehicles to help you survive the undead.
"30.10.2015 17:50:11" www.oktire.com OK Tire - Career - undefined Working as part of the Shop Team, the Tire Technician/Installer is responsible for executing any/all tire related services as outlined below. OK Tire is looking for a new member for our team in Baden, Ontario.
"29.10.2015 22:50:35" www.autosphere.ca B.C. Changes Winter Tire Signage - TIRES - TireNews B.C. Changes Winter Tire Signage, published in the tire section of autosphere.ca, Canada's leading automotive business to business portal. B.C. just recently changed the wording on it's winter tire road signs. Make sure you know what your area requires.
"28.10.2015 22:49:11" www.theglobeandmail.com How much does it cost in fuel to run an electric vehicle? ‘A rule of thumb is the cost to fuel an electric car is about an eighth of the cost of a gas-equivalent vehicle’ If you drive electric, it's almost like driving for free (minus charging time). But what's the real cost?
"27.10.2015 22:44:59" www.autotrader.ca Goof of the Month: Dead Air | autoTRADER.ca Welcome to Goof of the Month! Every month, we ask for stories from our network of mechanic pals which highlight … Most modern car HVAC systems have filters that need to be changed, and a clogged HVAC filter can cause many issues
"26.10.2015 23:06:20" creativity-online.com OK Tire: In One Place Customers love OK Tire for the product in their name: tires. This spot lets people know OK Tire conveniently does so much more. People are loving the OK Tire chair. http://buff.ly/1kIS4SC Tell us what your dream chair would be like. @oktire #InOnePlace
"21.10.2015 22:40:11" www.wired.com Stanford’s Self-Driving DeLorean Drifts, Does Killer Donuts Stanford researchers have made a self-drifting DeLorean. In honour of the DeLorean, made famous in Back to the Future, Stanford University has made one autonomous [w/photos]
"21.10.2015 17:27:33" Do you want to be part of the OK Tire team? We are looking for someone to join us as a Customer Service/Order Desk Representative (Surrey Area). Check out the job posting on our career website http://www.oktire.com/en/about-us/careers/careers-custome
"19.10.2015 23:03:12" www.becarcareaware.ca October is Car Safety Month 10 basic maintenance procedures to keep your vehicle operating at its best this October October is car safety month. Here is a checklist to help you make sure your car is prepared for winter.
"19.10.2015 22:42:11" spyfilms.gosimian.com http://spyfilms.gosimian.com/assets/videos/oktire-flash_freeze.mp4 Winter can happen at anytime. 'Flash Freeze' shows us what can happen when you are unprepared. [w/video]
"19.10.2015 22:37:49" creativity-online.com OK Tire: In One Place Customers love OK Tire for the product in their name: tires. This spot lets people know OK Tire conveniently does so much more. OK Tire's newest commercial is about having it all 'In one place'. [w/video]
"19.10.2015 17:22:19" oktire.com www.oktire.com Do you want to be part of the OK Tire team? We are looking for someone to join us as a Territory Manager (Calgary Area). Check out the job posting on our career website
"19.10.2015 17:01:16" www.oktire.com OK Tire - Career - undefined Provide our retail locations and other wholesale customers with sales and marketing support to help manage their resources, and develop their business and become more profitable. Using your entrepreneurial... Do you want to be part of the OK Tire team? We are looking for someone to join us as a Territory Manager (Calgary Area). Check out the job posting on our career website
"17.10.2015 18:48:10" www.youtube.com GoPro Spherical: Indycars over the Golden Gate Bridge Take a ride on the back of a GoPro IndyCar as they carry the IndyCar trophy across the iconic Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. Check out the full 360 deg... Just for fun: Watch a pack of Indy Cars race over the Golden Gate Bridge, from any angle you want.
"16.10.2015 22:48:03" www.theglobeandmail.com Tesla autopilot update means cars can change lanes by themselves 'It's going to change people's perception of the future, quite rapidly' The future just got a little bit closer. Tesla brings 'self-driving' cars via a new software update.
"14.10.2015 22:51:12" Timeline Photos Winter doesn't bring only snow and cold, it also brings rebate season.
"10.10.2015 18:32:03" Timeline Photos Winter tires aren't just for snow. When the weather drops below 7 degrees, your tires grip the road differently.
"09.10.2015 22:30:00" Timeline Photos The weather is changing. Be prepared this winter.
"08.10.2015 22:53:13" www.carscoops.com When A Chinese City Of 11.5 Million Goes On Vacation You Get A 50-Lane Traffic Jam What's that; still nagging about the terrible 4-lane traffic jam during your morning commute? Try dealing with Beijing's bottlenecked 50-lane-wide highway to hell… Canadian traffic jams are nothing compared to this one in China recently. Best checkpoint design ever. [w/video]
"07.10.2015 22:52:12" tranbc.ca Winter: the Good, the Bad, and the Driving Safely | TranBC A collection of resources for employers, drivers and pro drivers to become winter safety savvy. Some newly-launched, others tried and true, all useful. Winter is coming. Here are some things to remember about winter driving.
"06.10.2015 22:52:03" www.theglobeandmail.com Auto makers admit they can’t meet pollution regulations, seek leniency Despite the cloud cast by the Volkswagen scandal, auto makers are proposing that they be allowed a 70 per cent increase in the nitrogen oxides their cars emit When is clean "clean enough"? Automakers who can't meet standards for emissions are pleading their case.
"02.10.2015 22:50:12" www.theglobeandmail.com The one reason why you should have winter tires Emergency stops with winter-tire-equipped vehicles are going to be controlled and accomplished in a significantly shorter distance than the vehicle donning all seasons Regardless of the ice, snow or legislation, here is one very good reason to get your winter tires on
"01.10.2015 22:31:08" www.theglobeandmail.com Must I follow the factory maintenance schedule? Why regular maintenance matters Your car comes with a recommended maintenance schedule. How important is it to follow? Is it more of a 'suggestion'?
"01.10.2015 20:27:18" globalnews.ca Winter tires mandatory in BC starting today ou need to have winter tires mounted on your vehicles if you plan to travel on highways at higher altitudes. As of today, the regulations for winter tires have changed for certain regions and conditions in BC.
"30.09.2015 22:48:14" www.theglobeandmail.com Assessing the possible health effects from Volkswagen's diesel deception After consulting with experts in calculating the health effects of air pollutants, we found a possible death toll that isn’t too far below the 124 deaths caused by the GM defect VW skirted around some emissions standards... what's the worst that could happen?
"29.09.2015 22:56:03" blog.caranddriver.com 44 of the Most Bodacious Car Ads of the 1980s The malaise that was the 1970s dribbled over into the 1980s, with ads touting Corvettes that made all of 190 horsepower, gussied-up econoboxes parading as Cadillacs, and dubious technology such as the... The 80's were the epitome of style and technology... and here are some old car ads to show you why that is so funny
"28.09.2015 22:47:14" www.tirereview.com Scientists Modify Rubber to Heal Punctures - Tire Review Magazine A team of German and Finnish scientists have developed a new kind of rubber that self-heals after it is punctured, according to the thestatesman.com. Amit Flat tires can be a hassle, but what if all you had to do was park and wait for the tire to fix itself?
"26.09.2015 18:20:11" www.caranddriver.com 2013 Morgan 3 Wheeler - Instrumented Test We travel to the hot deserts of California to test the new 3 Wheeler from Morgan. Read more at Car and Driver. Have you dreamt of driving a British 3-wheeler across abandoned towns in California? This is what it would look like. http://buff.ly/1MvaaAj
"25.09.2015 22:52:13" www.theglobeandmail.com Why the days of gas-powered cars are numbered Car dealers, in particular, are loath to say goodbye to the internal-combustion technology that has been their bread and butter We love our cars, but are the days of gas power numbered?
"24.09.2015 22:44:04" www.theglobeandmail.com Tired of gridlock? Micro-cars may be the solution Selling the micro-car to North Americans who've grown accustomed to giant machines may be an uphill battle, but it's an idea whose time has come We all love cars. Fast ones, stylish ones, powerful ones... but what about small, efficient ones?
"22.09.2015 22:50:02" blog.caranddriver.com This Is Awesome: Watch a Pit Stop Recorded Using Thermal Imaging As if the stopwatch ballets commonly referred to as pit stops weren’t interesting enough to watch already, BMW has gone and made it more fun by an order of magnitude through the use of thermal imaging.... Sure, ultra-quick racing pit stops are cool, but have you wondered how hot they are? Watch and find out. http://buff.ly/1gKM74R
"21.09.2015 22:05:21" www.cbc.ca Volkswagen Canada halts some sales as emissions rigging scandal deepens Volkswagen Canada has stopped sales of many of its diesel models in this country following revelations late last week that the automaker had rigged emissions tests for almost 500,000 diesel cars in the... In the rush to provide more environmentally friendly vehicles, one manufacturer may have gone too far.
"18.09.2015 22:54:22" www.theglobeandmail.com In photos: The kitchen-grease-powered Mitsubishi van Running a car on kitchen grease is a science lesson on wheels, with some economics thrown in: you learn about mechanics, thermodynamics and molecular chemistry. And you drive for free. But free driving... Gas powered, diesel powered, turbo powered, grease powered... wait, what? Yes, grease powered vehicles are a thing.
"17.09.2015 22:54:09" www.theglobeandmail.com Why you should not buy your kid a new car What kind of car should you buy your college-age kid? What’s the best ride for a twentysomething who wants to get to and from class and a part-time job? Should you stick with name brands, such as Toyota... Are you looking to buy your child their first car? here is why you may want to go for a used vehicle.
"14.09.2015 22:56:22" www.carproof.com How to Drive Safely in Heavy Rain Summer’s sudden downpours can be just as dangerous as winter’s icy roads. Heavy rainfall can create slick driving conditions with next to no visibility and this type of situation requires that a driver... Heavy rain can happen without notice. Do you know how to adapt and stay safe while driving?
"10.09.2015 22:47:24" www.caranddriver.com Car and Driver Want to stay safe on the road? Don't do this stuff. Read the full list at Car and Driver. You're a great driver and never cause of an accident... Here's 9 bad habits to avoid to help make that true.
"09.09.2015 22:48:05" blog.caranddriver.com Advertising the 1960s: 40 Excellent Car Ads from the Swinging Sixties In the 1960s, Sports Cars Illustrated turned into Car and Driver—complete with its own advertising campaign!—reflecting a broader focus that in some ways mirrored the decade-long shift in American... Over the years, car ads have changed as much as the technology in cars. Flashback to the 'golden age' of advertising.
"08.09.2015 22:50:16" www.theglobeandmail.com What should I do if I lost my traffic ticket? A lost ticket is nothing to lose sleep over — as long as you pay it Well, you got a traffic ticket... it happens. But then you lost it before paying. Do you know what to do now?
"05.09.2015 18:17:03" blog.caranddriver.com The Craigslist Ad of the Day Is for a Used Imperial Star Destroyer Today’s best Craigslist find comes to us via the RV listings in Humboldt County, California. Dragging this off the property may take some doing. And buyer beware—it has a salvage title. Without further... Posting online to sell you car isn't unusual anymore, unless you are unloading one of these...
"03.09.2015 22:49:02" blog.caranddriver.com How Fast Would You Need to Go to Beat a Speed Camera? Speed cameras. If you’re over the posted limit when the shutter clicks, you’re basically toast. How do you get around that problem? You can slow down, obviously, or you can travel fast enough that... Photo radar may not be everywhere, but can you avoid it? ...With more speed?
"02.09.2015 22:51:16" www.theglobeandmail.com Large number of car seats don’t fit into vehicles properly: study Almost half of car seats (42 per cent) don’t fit properly into vehicles, according to a soon-to-be-released study from The Ohio State University College of Medicine While car seats are built to high standards, studies show that they aren't necessarily built for the car you drive.
"01.09.2015 22:43:06" ow.ly Ow.ly - image uploaded by @BeCarCareAware (Be Car Care Aware) With school starting across our country, here are a few reminders for all drivers.
"31.08.2015 22:40:02" www.caranddriver.com Car and Driver Many of today's vehicle designs started off as pie-in-the-sky dreams. Here are some of the all-time best. [w/photos]
"29.08.2015 18:00:29" blog.caranddriver.com Dropping Democracy: How the Army Yanks a Humvee Out of a Plane and Drives It Away 750 Feet Later From the September 2015 issue The car is the ultimate mobility tool—right up until impassable terrain or enemy combatants come between you and your destination. Then you need a vehicle strapped to a... As kids, most of us abused our toy cars. How do grownups drop cars from 750ft up and drive away?
"27.08.2015 22:53:10" www.theglobeandmail.com Ten auto makers sued over ‘deadly’ keyless ignitions The lawsuit is the latest seeking to hold the automotive industry liable for defects that could make driving unsafe Ten auto makers sued over 'deadly' keyless ignitions that work exactly as intended and designed. #PushStartPushStop
"25.08.2015 22:56:09" www.theglobeandmail.com Do rear daytime running lights cause accidents? “To blame a rear-ender on somebody having their lights on is a cop out” We know that Daytime Running Lights in the front improve visibility, but do the ones in the back cause accidents?
"22.08.2015 18:24:05" twitter.com RoadSafetyBC on Twitter “Distracted driving by the numbers via @parachutecanada http://t.co/ykWwx6jkQQ” Distracted driving, This infographic might surprise you.
"21.08.2015 22:41:06" driving.ca People, keep your feet off the dashboard In the past few weeks, I’ve seen several women passengers with their bare feet on the dash while someone else is driving on the highway Another weekend, another road trip. here is why your passenger putting their feet up on the dash may be a bad idea.
"20.08.2015 22:44:11" www.carthrottle.com 10 Car Logos That You Probably Never Knew The Meaning Of You know which logo belongs to any given car, but do you know the meaning behind these logos and why they're designed a certain way? Let's take a look... We see many different car logos everyday, but have you wondered what they mean? [w/photos]
"17.08.2015 21:30:21" Mission accomplished Carol Chenel!
This is it; the journey across Canada is over, and what a trip it was! $50,000 raised towards the fight against cancer! Congratulations to all cyclists!
"17.08.2015 21:28:27" Mission accomplie Carol Chenel! Ça y est, la traversée du Canada est terminée, quel voyage!
WOW! - 50,000 $ d’amassés pour la lutte contre le cancer! Félicitations à tous les cyclistes!
"15.08.2015 15:57:00" Today begins the last leg of the Bike Challenge 2015. Carol will pedal his final kilometres to complete a journey across Canada to raise funds for the Canadian Cancer Society! Only 152 KM left to go! Totaling 7,206 KM in 58 days! Way to go!
"15.08.2015 15:55:01" Aujourd'hui, Carol pédale les derniers kilomètres de sa traversé du Canada au profit de la Société Canadienne du cancer! Seulement 152 km à faire! Totalisant 7206 km en 58 jours! Félicitations! Nous sommes derrière toi!
"14.08.2015 22:49:53" www.caranddriver.com Car and Driver Cue up some New Wave, crack open a Bartles & James, and enjoy this gathering of cool 1980s metal. See the full list at Car and Driver. Do you miss boxy/angular vehicles that only had rudimentary safety standards? Here's the best of the 80's [w/photos]
"13.08.2015 22:42:16" blog.caranddriver.com Road Trip Pre-Departure Checklist: Last-Minute Items that Can Make or Break Your Trip Once you’ve planned an epic road trip, booked your hotels, organized your activities, and taken care of any long-term maintenance items on your vehicle, there are still a number of details to check... With another beautiful summer weekend coming up, here is a handy checklist for any road trip. [w/quaint photos] http://buff.ly/1fa3xHb
"12.08.2015 20:46:00" Bike Challenge 2015
Carol Kept himself busy while passing through Ontario. He also stopped at OK Tire Sudbury Garson, OK Tire Sturgeon Fall, OK Tire North Bay and OK Tire Ottawa.
"11.08.2015 22:47:03" blog.caranddriver.com Round Up: 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Tires Beyond their obvious round and black traits, tires are paragons of mystery. Over the years, we’ve helped you decode the secrets with stories on how to read a sidewall, how to make your tires last longer,... Tires seem simple, at first. Here are 10 things you may not know about them
"11.08.2015 20:48:00" Bike Challenge 2015
What an achievement! OK Tire Gatineau raised $ 7,500 yesterday at their Golf tournament. Carol even swapped his bike for a helicopter to get the course!
"11.08.2015 20:29:20" Bike Challenge 2015
OK Tire Sudbury Algonquin Road had an amazing BBQ event to support the cause. $1,763.40 was raised.
"10.08.2015 22:45:19" tranbc.ca How to Prevent Vehicle Fires While Travelling on BC Highways | TranBC We’ve noticed more vehicle fires on BC highways lately – especially heading up mountain passes such as the Coquihalla. Learn how to prepare your vehicle so this With more road trips being planned for this summer, lack of maintenance can result in breakdown or even fire.
"10.08.2015 20:00:38" Bike Challenge 2015 update:
Tim Togeretz from OK Tire Kitchener surprised Carol and brought him a check of $2,500 on behalf of his store and 9 other Ontario OK Tire locations. Rob Bowman from OK Tire Elmira, Lloyd Brubacher from OK Tire Moorefield,
"08.08.2015 18:05:03" www.popularmechanics.com The World's First 3D-Printed Car Is a Blast to Drive A little quality time behind the wheel of the Local Motors Strati roadster. Not only is this car 3D-printed, but it's also fun to drive.
"07.08.2015 22:51:58" blog.caranddriver.com Going to Plaid: A Technical Look at the Car and Team Aiming for 1000 mph From the July 2015 issue The land speed record has long been a curiously British obsession. Since it was first set back in 1898, when Frenchman Gaston de Chasseloup-Laubat drove his electric Jeantaud... Have you ever wanted to go 1,000 mph... on the ground? This team will tell you how it can be done.
"06.08.2015 22:50:10" www.theglobeandmail.com What must I legally do when police pull me over? Here’s what drivers have to legally provide to the officer What must you legally do vs what should you do when pulled over by the police?
"06.08.2015 18:07:21" Thanks to OK Tire Espanola and their $100 contribution to the Bike Challenge 2015
"06.08.2015 16:39:18" Bike Challenge 2015
Northern Ontario crew! Nothing to stop them.
Left to right Donald Leclerc - Pierre Sigouin - Réjean Murray - Carol Chenel
"05.08.2015 22:54:22" theglobeandmail.com First electric traffic signal installed 101 years ago today Google Doodle pays tribute to system that started in Cleveland 101 years ago today, the first electric traffic light appeared. Can you imagine a commute without lights?
"05.08.2015 16:04:28" Thanks to OK Tire Sault Ste Marie and their $100 contribution to the Bike Challenge 2015
"04.08.2015 22:50:08" twitter.com OK Tire Stores Inc. on Twitter “It's stormy all over Canada today. Take a moment to review these great tips on driving during the stormy season. http://t.co/i5TfP5tC #sandy” Today, @oktire posts Tweet #2000, and it was almost 3 years ago when we posted tweet #1! Many things have changed over the years and social media has only been a part of it. Where would you like to see OK Tire go with Twitter and Facebook? Let us kno
"02.08.2015 18:26:02" www.carscoops.com Toyota Land Cruiser J40 Excellently Recreated Out Of LEGO The shape of the Land Cruiser J40 is so recognizable in many parts of the world that even when you make it out of LEGO blocks, it’s still instantly recognizable, despite the obvious loss of some detail. The Toyota Land Cruiser is an iconic vehicle, even when built from Lego [w/photos] http://buff.ly/1fQrDrp
"31.07.2015 22:45:03" www.carscoops.com Stop Motion Video Of A Motorbike Engine Disintegrating The effect you’ll see in the video posted within could have been achieved using 3D animation tools, but here it’s actually real images of a motorbike engine being filed down, the process being captured... This beautiful stop-motion video of an engine disintegrating is definitely worth watching
"30.07.2015 22:47:09" www.theglobeandmail.com How Canadian startups are disrupting the auto industry Want to monitor your teenage son’s driving speed, or track your mileage and gas for work? Jay Giraud has the tool for you. Canadian startups are getting involved in the auto industry in ways that are surprisingly clever
"29.07.2015 22:40:07" www.carthrottle.com 5 Car Technologies That Never Made It Big As car design evolves, so too does the technology that's employed to make our lives easier and safer. Well, that's the idea anyway, because sometimes the new technology and features just flat out sucked! Innovation drives vehicle design. Here are some advancements that thankfully had the brakes applied [w/video]
"28.07.2015 22:42:14" www.theglobeandmail.com Is it illegal to carry valid licences from two provinces? Generally, you can only have one driver’s licence and it has to be from the province where you’re living. Have you ever dreamed of having two drivers licenses? Have you wondered if that would be legal?
"27.07.2015 22:54:05" www.theglobeandmail.com B.C. town lowering speed limit to 30 km/h While B.C. has raised the speed limit on some highways to120 km/h , one town is going the other way. Is slower safer? One town in BC is aiming to find out. Would it work in your hometown?
"26.07.2015 18:54:10" www.carscoops.com Ferrari Officially Files For Initial Public Offering Ferrari has filed a registration statement with US regulators for a proposed IPO. Ferrari files for an I.P.O. meaning that you could possibly become a shareholder... one less bucketlist item?
"25.07.2015 18:12:03" www.theglobeandmail.com Sweden's capital banning cars for one day 'We have a new governance in Stockholm and we're pushing the prioritization of walking, cycling and public transport hard' Stockholm, Sweden is going to ban cars for a day in September. Could this ever work in Vancouver or Toronto?
"24.07.2015 22:40:11" www.theglobeandmail.com In photos: Cars with the best value in Canada Toyota earned the title for Best Value Passenger Vehicle Brand while Lexus took top spot for luxury brand and Ram for truck brand in the 2015 Vincentric Best Value in Canada Awards. In addition to brands,... What are the cars with the best value in Canada? [w/photos]
"21.07.2015 22:54:22" www.theglobeandmail.com Deep in the forests of Georgia, 4,000 classic cars have become one with nature Deep in the forests of White, Georgia is 4,000 classic cars which have been turned into a junkyard museum by owner Walter Dean Lewis. The two grew up playing in the cars on the lot which started as a... 4,000 classic cars are slowly returning to nature, and in a beautiful way. [w/photos]
"21.07.2015 16:15:09" Carol Chenel continues to make his way across Canada. This last week he stopped at our OK Tire stores in Medicine Hat, Whitewood and Caronport! #BikeChallenge2015
"20.07.2015 22:51:05" www.theglobeandmail.com Is it illegal to cross a double line to pass on the highway? If you cross the double line on a highway in most of Canada, you'll have crossed the line To cross or not to cross? What do double yellow lines mean in your area?
"18.07.2015 18:50:13" www.caranddriver.com Car and Driver You know 'em, you love 'em—but you can't buy them at any price. See the vehicles we wish were real at Car and Driver. Many car designs are driven by the imagination. These cars are pure imagination that should see the light of day
"17.07.2015 22:48:17" www.theglobeandmail.com Netherlands firm to test 'maintenance-free' roads made from recycled plastic VolkerWessels showed off plans late last week for roads that would be made entirely from plastic Are plastic roads the way of the future? One firm from the Netherlands thinks the path is clearly recycled.
"16.07.2015 22:49:05" www.theglobeandmail.com Survey shows what most often triggers road rage for Canadians Online poll details what triggers driver anger Road rage affects more Canadians than you would guess, and here is why
"13.07.2015 22:33:06" www.theglobeandmail.com Car dashboards that act like smart phones not that safe When it comes to dashboard displays that are more like smart phones, two things are clear: Customers want them, and automakers are intent on supplying them In-dash displays can provide a driver with a lot of info, but are they any safer than smartphones?
"12.07.2015 17:59:09" blog.caranddriver.com The New Ghostbusters Ecto-1 Has Been Revealed, and People Are Flipping Out Paul Feig, director of the upcoming Ghostbusters movie, tweeted out a few pictures of the revamped Ecto-1 that the lady Ghostbusters will drive. It’s, uh, a lot different than the old one. #whattheygonnadrive... For anyone who saw the original Ghostbusters, the Ecto-1 was THE emergency vehicle. How does the new version compare?
"11.07.2015 18:42:04" www.carscoops.com Rust Wrap Makes This Volkswagen T5 Look Wicked Wrapped Volkswagen T5 looks awesome in its new rusted skin. Are you interested in disguising your treasured car as a real 'vintage' jalopy? One company found a clever solution. http://buff.ly/1Hel1MI
"10.07.2015 22:50:04" www.carthrottle.com 7 Gigantic Engines That Definitely Won't Fit In Your Honda As lovers of big displacement cars, we can't help but be fascinated by some of the gigantic engines designed to power things outside of the motoring world If you love engines and horsepower (the bigger, the better) here are some that will seriously impress you.
"10.07.2015 22:23:01" Untitled Album
"09.07.2015 22:41:03" www.theglobeandmail.com The big downside to spying on your kids while they drive If teens feel scrutinized and under constant watch, they may not be the most calm-headed drivers. More and more ways to monitor/control how your kids drive are being developed, but is it the best way to go? http://buff.ly/1fnEOAh
"08.07.2015 22:46:02" www.theglobeandmail.com If a dog is injured in a car crash, does insurance cover vet costs? Insurance companies treat your lap dog like a laptop. If man’s best friend is hurt in a collision, he’s considered damaged property We all understand that car insurance is meant to cover your car, you and your passengers... but what about your dog?
"07.07.2015 22:39:18" www.carscoops.com Lego Offers A Ferrari F40 For The Petrolhead Kid In You Lego offers the chance to build and play with a fully-licensed Ferrari F40. Did you ever dream of owning a Ferrari F40? Well, now you can... almost. [w/photos] http://buff.ly/1UsPP3f
"06.07.2015 22:37:10" www.theglobeandmail.com Parallel parking is driving’s lost art: How did it all go so wrong? Great parallel parking calls for the touch, timing and kinetic mastery of a bullfighter Parallel parking is becoming a lost art. Why is this skill being pushed aside (and why is it so tough for some)?
"06.07.2015 21:44:54" Toyo Tires Canada Last Friday Toyo Tire Canada President Kiyohito Hasumi was pleased to make a presentation to OK Tire / OK Pneus (St. Bruno / Lac St-Jean) store owner Carol Chenel who's riding in the DÉFIVÉLO 2015 Bike Challenge in support of the Canadian Cancer So
"03.07.2015 22:49:09" driving.ca Top reasons you'll be pulled over by police this summer Don't let a run-in with the law ruin your summer road trip With many road trips being planned, here are the top ten reasons drivers might get pulled over when away from home.
"02.07.2015 22:48:27" Défi vélo BIKE Challenge 2015 Défi vélo 2015 aura comme mission de traverser le Canada été 2015, pour amasser des fonds à la... After 512KM of riding through the East coast, it's off to the West coast to ride back East. 6694KM to go! [w/video] http://buff.ly/1UdOGMM
"01.07.2015 13:03:11" Happy Canada Day to everyone, from coast to coast.
"30.06.2015 22:44:03" www.theglobeandmail.com Can CN Rail Police really issue speeding tickets? I have observed CN Rail Police performing traffic stops on vehicles on public roads – and a friend was recently issued a speeding ticket by them, again on a public road. What is their authority is to... Can CN Rail Police really issue speeding tickets? Read more to find out
"29.06.2015 22:39:02" www.carscoops.com This Is Why You Don't Carry Tins Of Paint In Your Maserati What you see here, is the result of a tin of paint that opened when the driver a Maserati Quattroporte, tried to avoid a dog on a road in South Australia. What is the worst possible thing that could happen if you transport a can of paint in your car? This is. http://buff.ly/1BRH4JT
"29.06.2015 21:41:56" Thank you to Karen and Bill of OK Tire North Sydney for their $500 donation!
Merci à Karen et Bill de OK Tire North Sydney pour leur don de 500 $
"26.06.2015 22:38:44" Today, Carol stopped at OK Tire St. Peter's, Nova Scotia, had lunch and was given a $150 donation!
Aujourd’hui, arrêt pour le diner au OK Tire de St-Peter’s Nouvelle-Écosse! Merci pour leur don de 150 $.
"25.06.2015 22:44:05" www.carscoops.com Snowmobile Challenges A Couple Of Ferraris To A Drag Race Snowmobile challenges Ferrari 458 Italia and F430 Spider to a drag race and holds its own against the Italian supercars. Ever wonder who would win a drag race between a Ferrari and... a snowmobile? Now you can find out [w/video]
"25.06.2015 21:59:00" OK Pneus est fier d’avoir contribué au succès du Défi Pierre Lavoie. Plus de 2 millions de dollars investis en santé et en éducation pour nos jeunes!
"25.06.2015 20:44:48" Amqui, QC to Charlottetown, PEI in less then a week! Next stop St-Peter’s Nova Scotia.
D’Amqui jusqu’à Charlottetown! En moins d’une semaine!
Prochain arrêt : St-Peter Nouvelle-Écosse!
"24.06.2015 22:52:10" www.carscoops.com Fascinating Video Compares Pit Stops From Various Motor Sports Video compares pit stops in different motor sports. What's the difference between Nascar, Indy, F 1, F E and FIA? We say it's all in the pit stops. [w/video] http://buff.ly/1Hcqln1
"23.06.2015 22:46:09" www.theglobeandmail.com Why B.C.’s flashing green lights don’t mean the same thing as those in Ontario ‘I understand it means something different in other places. But here, it’s always been to show it’s a light controlled by pedestrians’ If you see a flashing green light, it may mean something different in Ontario than it does in BC. Here's how:
"22.06.2015 22:49:01" www.caranddriver.com Car and Driver Here are the rip-snorting-est cars that we tested in the 1960s—Ol' Shel would be proud. See photos and view the 0-to-60-mph times at Car and Driver. In the 1960's muscle cars came into their own. With speed being the main goal, here are the top 12.
"21.06.2015 16:00:01" New Brunswick! OK Tire & Auto Service dealer Carol Chenel leaves Québec this morning and will begin the trek through Atlantic Canada all in an effort to raise funds for cancer prevention research.
Today Carol will ride 135 kms from Matapédia to Ba
"20.06.2015 18:37:05" blog.caranddriver.com Toyota’s Kid Car Is Too Cool for Grade School This burly little thing is the Toyota Camatte Hajime. It’s built for children, and it’s basically the fully functional car you wished for as a kid when you realized how slow your Power Wheels was.... Sometimes a child's dreams are worth exploring. Toyota is doing just that, and doing it properly.
"20.06.2015 16:42:00" Day 3 of the Bike Challenge and Carol Chenel and his team of fundraisers will be riding the 158 kilometers from Mont-Joli to Matapédia today!
"19.06.2015 22:46:09" www.carscoops.com Ford Now Lets You 3D Print Its Cars Ford is one of the first car manufacturers that allows users to download digital images and 3D-printable files of its vehicles. Do you have a 3D Printer? If not, Ford just gave you a really good reason to change that.
"19.06.2015 21:24:20" OK Pneus stores are engaging and raising funds!
We are proud to support Carol Chenel in is journey across Canada to raise funds for the Cancer society.
Thank you to the customers and staff members of the following locations for supporting the Bike
"18.06.2015 22:54:23" www.theglobeandmail.com The blinding facts on antiquated headlights in Canada Why do many truck in Europe have headlights mounted low near the bumper, but not here in North America? Do you ever feel blinded when driving at night? Canada apparently lags when it comes to headlight regulations.
"18.06.2015 21:00:38" bikechallenge2015.ca Home Whether it is colon, breast, lung, prostate, brain cancer or leuchemia, would it be possible to put all chances on our side to keep this killer from reaching us? Over the next 58 days, Carol Chenel of OK Tire St. Bruno, will ride 7224 kms across Canada in an effort to raise $100,000 for the Canadian Cancer Society.
Join us as we follow him on this cross-country fundraising adventure.
Day 1: 205 km from Alma
"17.06.2015 22:51:05" www.theglobeandmail.com Monster Jam truck driver lands first-ever front flip Tom Meents completes front flip, but fails to establish Guinness World Record Sometimes you have to watch a Monster Truck do a forward flip... on purpose. [w/video]
"16.06.2015 22:42:08" www.theglobeandmail.com Driving laws that are only in Quebec Not turning right on a red isn’t one of them — unless you’re on the Island of Montreal Driving laws differ from Coast to Coast, but Quebec has some you should know about if you plan a summer road trip.
"14.06.2015 18:24:02" www.carscoops.com Paul, We're Stumped Too… "Back it up real quick, back it up real quick – drive, hit it!" yells the guy holding his cell phone camera the wrong way to Paul, who's sitting in the truck's driver seat. This isn't the first time a vehicle has been used to pull stumps... but these guys didn't think it through. [w/video] http://buff.ly/1C3CxPa
"13.06.2015 19:22:08" www.carscoops.com Batman v Superman's New Batmobile Is A 20-Foot Long, 7,000 Pound, 205 MPH Beast After catching a glimpse of the next Batmobile in Toronto during filming of the Suicide Squad, the Dark Knight's new ride from Batman v Superman was presented publicly for the first time today at the... Batman has a new ride and it looks impressive, in 'theory'. [w/photos]
"12.06.2015 22:36:22" www.newsroom.gov.bc.ca Do the right thing – don’t hog the left lane | BC Newsroom As of June 12, 2015, drivers will need a good reason to travel in the left lane on high-speed, multi-lane highways throughout the province of British Columbia. BC is enacting new regulations TODAY that will ease road-rage, and quite probably surprise some unaware drivers.
"11.06.2015 22:53:50" www.theglobeandmail.com In photos: Restoring the one millionth Corvette after it fell in a sinkhole Chevrolet is starting restoration work on the one millionth Corvette ever built, a white 1992 model that was mangled when it fell into a sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky... The Corvette Museum in Kentucky had a sinkhole devour the 1,000,00th Corvette. Restoration is underway. [w/photos]
"10.06.2015 22:44:09" www.carscoops.com Learner Driver Backs Up And Runs Over Motorcycle Almost Killing Biker! I'm pretty sure that stopping in the middle of an intersection or reversing without looking back or…using the brakes when hitting an object isn't taught in driving school. Motorcycles share our roads, especially in summer. Drive safe and check for blind spots, this driver didn't [w/video]
"09.06.2015 22:50:05" www.theglobeandmail.com Is barefoot driving illegal? ‘We do not have any idea where that myth comes from’ With summer heat and sun, you may ask if driving barefoot or flip flops is illegal? Either way, is it a wise choice?
"06.06.2015 18:09:21" www.carscoops.com Someone Surely Got Fired For This Plunge Even if you only have a basic understanding about the concept of balance when it comes to lifting objects, you can tell from the beginning of the video that this is an accident waiting to happen. Oops. Looks like someone forgot their basic safety and physics lessons. Work and play smart. [w/video]
"05.06.2015 22:40:16" www.carscoops.com Fear The Finger: Canadian Cop Pulls Over Smartasses Driving On The Shoulder Strangely, watching this Canadian cop's epic finger pointing brought back memories of my childhood when my parents scolded me strictly for wrongdoing… Instant Karma, delivered by a finger. Watch a BC Officer bring down the hammer with a simple gesture. [w/video]
"04.06.2015 22:46:04" www.carthrottle.com Abu Dhabi Cops Have Just Added A Lykan HyperSport To Their Supercar Fleet The exotic fleet of supercars parading the streets of the United Arab Emirates just got a little larger; this time the super-rare HyperSport gets the cop car treatment The Police in Abu Dhabi have the most outrageous vehicle fleet. And it just got even better.
"04.06.2015 20:50:37" During the summer, you may not always be in front of your computer, and that's a good thing. Keep up to date on all things automotive and follow us on Twitter.
"03.06.2015 22:47:01" www.carscoops.com Yeehaw, Eh? Subaru Legacy Does A Dukes Of Hazzard Jump In Canada Look, it's a bird, it's a plane, it's Superman…no it's a Subaru Legacy that flew aboot 10 meters or 30 feet through the air over and into before slamming into the garage door of an…auto repair shop... What do you get when you mix up your gas and brakes pedals? The Dukes of Hazzard, that's what. Be aware. [w/video]
"01.06.2015 22:54:27" www.carscoops.com Bike Rider Splits Lanes, Gets Stuck Between Car And Bus Here's another perfect example of how risky lane-splitting can be. Lane splitting is common but very risky. Why? Because there are other drivers on the road. [w/video] http://buff.ly/1FQg4c4
"30.05.2015 18:45:13" www.carscoops.com Check Out The Cars From Mad Max: Fury Road Recreated With LEGO Blocks The Mad Max: Fury Road movie’s vehicle set is slightly creepy but quite cool, which is why we’re not surprised people are trying to reproduce them with whatever they can get their hands on – in... If you have seen the new Mad Max movie, you can now spend the morning re-enacting it with your kids Lego! [w/photos] http://buff.ly/1FIcH79
"29.05.2015 22:21:08" blog.caranddriver.com Massive Takata Airbag Recall: Everything You Need to Know, Including Full List of Affected Vehicles The automotive world and beyond is buzzing about the massive airbag recall covering many millions of vehicles in the U.S. from nearly two dozen brands. Here’s what you need to know about the problem;... The Takata airbag recall is the largest recall in history, of any kind, and it keeps getting bigger.
"28.05.2015 22:47:02" www.carscoops.com India's Heat Wave Is So Bad That It's Melting The Roads [w/Video] With temperatures topping 104 degrees Fahrenheit (40 Celsius) and nearing 122 F (50 C) in some states, the situation in India is dire with the horrible heat wave having claimed over 1,300 lives. Summer is almost here, and the heat has arrived, but in India the heat is melting roads [w/video] www.carscoops.com/2015/05/indias-heat-wave-is-so-bad-that-its.html
"27.05.2015 22:50:08" www.carthrottle.com Drifting A Real Mustang Through A Virtual World Using Oculus Rift Looks Like The Greatest Thing Ever Castrol commissioned this incredibly complex technical achievement, which involves strapping an Oculus Rift to the helmet of a drifter in a real Mustang, and projecting a virtual world for him to drift... A man immersed in virtual reality world drifts a car in real life? The video will impress you.
"26.05.2015 22:45:15" www.autosaur.com Awesome Stuff Made Out Of Car Parts - Autosaur Need more car love in your life? We look at some of the coolest things made out of old car parts and accessories that can make your home awesome. Don't know what to do with all those spare car parts laying around? Here are some great ideas [w/photos]
"25.05.2015 20:09:35" Be Car Care Aware Changing from winter to summer tires when the seasons change helps make it safer for you to drive. Have you already made the change?
Are you on Twitter too? Follow @BeCarCareAware, @CAA, @TIRFCanada and @CARSPinfo for more car care and road safety
"21.05.2015 22:39:01" www.carscoops.com Who Said You Can't Use A Lamborghini Gallardo To Tow A Trailer, Eh? [w/Video] An automotive webzine with daily updates on new and future vehicles, motor shows, the tuning industry, classic cars and more This Lamborghini shows you can haul more than just a bag of groceries [w/video]
"20.05.2015 22:51:08" What Happens If You Crash Into the Pointy End of a Guardrail? http://buff.ly/1Ki7OWD
"20.05.2015 15:15:17" www.carscoops.com This is What Happens When 'American Muscle' Goes Wrong Watch the rear axle come off this classic American car while it was flexing its muscle in traffic. More power is not always the answer... and here is why [w/video]
"19.05.2015 22:56:07" www.carscoops.com Lamborghini Aventador SV Laps Nürburgring In 6:59.73, Beats Nissan GT-R Nismo Lamborghini Aventador SV laps the Nurburgring Nordschleife in under 7 minutes. Lamborghini Aventador SV Laps Nürburgring In 6:59.73, Beats Nissan GT-R Nismo... that's fast! [w/video]
"14.05.2015 22:45:07" www.theglobeandmail.com Chinese-owned car company to set up high-volume plant in North America We knew it was coming and now the day has come for a Chinese-owned company to start making cars in big numbers at a new plant in North America For the first time a Chinese-owned car company will set up a high-volume plant in North America
"13.05.2015 22:50:10" www.youtube.com Tego się nie spodziewałem / Rally without steering wheel Bez wspomagania, za to szpera, krótki magiel i 14 slicki:) aż się spociłem /// No power steering, but LSD, short-pinion steering, 14 slick, I was sweating :) Never give up! A rally car driver has his steering wheel break right off... and he keeps driving [w/video]
"12.05.2015 22:51:03" Some vehicle wraps are very creative and this one is bound to make you look twice. Share your favourites with us.
"11.05.2015 22:40:04" www.carthrottle.com Watch This Mustang Driver Pass Out Behind The Wheel And Miraculously Not Hit Anything This shocking footage shows the moment a driver passes out and veers off into a field - after spinning he very nearly heads into oncoming traffic before waking up Have you ever wondered what happens when a driver loses consciousness (and survives)? [w/video]
"09.05.2015 19:19:05" jalopnik.com Watch A Tire Explode At 170 PSI In Slow Motion Ever wondered what would happen if you just kept filling your tire with air? Watch a tire explode at 170 PSI in slow motion, because it's fun. [w/video]
"08.05.2015 22:41:11" driving.ca New self-driving big rig makes its debut in Nevada Daimler calls its self-driving big rig a ’short drive for man and a long haul for mankind’ Say hello to the world's first autonomous truck:
"07.05.2015 22:53:05" healthycanadians.gc.ca Choosing a child's car seat Your child's stage of growth and development determines which type of car car seat or booster seat is right for him or her Kids grow up so fast. Here is help to know when they need their car seat to grow with them.
"06.05.2015 22:49:05" driving.ca Troubleshooter: How to avoid repair shop ripoffs While there are countless legitimate and honestly run service departments, a few exceptions can become expensive nightmares It's okay to be informed about vehicle maintenance. It doesn't need to be scary. Here are some tips that can help.
"05.05.2015 22:39:04" www.carscoops.com Want To Control Your New VW Through Apple's Watch? There's An App For That Too One by one, carmakers are releasing an app for Apple's Watch, with VW now joining the ranks of its fellow German companies BMW and Porsche. It sounds like Science Fiction to say you can control your car with your watch... and you can.
"02.05.2015 18:14:09" www.lamborghini-tractors.com Mach VRT - Lamborghini Trattori To face the toughest works in the open field. We all know that Lamborghini's carry some pretty impressive stats. But a Lambo with only 238hp but 1010 Nm of torque?
"01.05.2015 22:48:07" blog.caranddriver.com Watch Oak Ridge National Lab 3D-Print a Replica Shelby Cobra We’re not sure how this flew under our radar, but at this year’s Detroit auto show in January, the Department of Energy showed off an electric vehicle it had 3D-printed out of carbon-fiber-reinforced... 3-D printing a carbon fiber plastic, electric, Shelby Mustang replica? The future has happened. [w/video]
"30.04.2015 22:38:33" blog.caranddriver.com See How Bugatti Assembles the Mighty Veyron’s W-16 Engine—Quad Turbos, Cooling Bits, and All Hard to believe, I know, but the Bugatti Veyron is history. The 450th example of the world’s fastest production car was recently sold to a collector in the Middle East, closing the book on the outrageous,... Watch one of the most impressive car engines (the Bugatti Veyron's W-16) being built by hand. Yes, a W-16.[w/video]
"30.04.2015 20:44:06" communitywire.ca Care for your car this May | CommunityWire After a long winter, you’re likely ready to give up your hibernating ways for some adventure and sunshine. For many Canadians this means family vacations, trips to the cottage, camping excursions, and weekend road trips. Whatever your style, chances May is almost here. Make sure your car is just as ready as you are. http://www.communitywire.ca/en/2015-04-30/care-your-car-may
"29.04.2015 22:45:15" www.theglobeandmail.com Should I move my car after an accident if it’s blocking traffic? If nobody’s hurt and your car is drivable, move it out of the way, police say You've had an accident, traffic is backing up and people are yelling... do you move your car? Well, that depends...
"29.04.2015 15:39:49" Be Car Care Aware Did you know that washing your car with household cleaners can strip the finish? Here are some DOs and DON’Ts when it comes to do-it-yourself car washing:
- Don't wash your car in direct sunlight.
- Do wash your car in the shade or in cooler tempe As Winter leaves us, it's time to Spring clean. Make sure to be nice to your car and clean it the right way.
"28.04.2015 22:50:04" www.caranddriver.com Car and Driver Here they are—the cars of "Mad Max: Fury Road"! See our exclusive look at the new cars, trucks, and, uh, other stuff at Car and Driver. Some movies require amazing custom vehicles, and sometimes they need extreme ones. These ones are nuts. [w/photos] http://buff.ly/1GpLaVv
"27.04.2015 23:01:03" blog.caranddriver.com The Darth Car: 12 Things You Need to Know About Hot Wheels’ Life-Size, 150-mph Darth Vader Car Comic-Con 2014 opens tomorrow, but details on many of the big reveals have already been blasting across cyberspace. Pertinent (sort of) to our milieu was Mattel’s release of its Star Wars–themed Hot... It's dark, menacing and breathes ominously. Check out this awe-inspiring Darth Vader car.
"27.04.2015 17:05:50" atlantic.ctvnews.ca What you need to know about Spring tire rotation Michael Coggins, expert from with Ok Tire, shares spring tire rotation tips. What do you need to know about Spring tire rotation? OK Tire Stores Inc. was on CTV to help you learn more. [w/video]
"25.04.2015 18:08:10" blog.caranddriver.com Bloodhound (SSC) Gang: Behind the Scenes with the Team Shooting for a 1000-mph Land-Speed Record The British have a long history of slightly unhinged motorsport projects, from shed-built hill-climb specials through to the Garagista teams who reinvented Formula 1 and sports-car racing in the 1950s... One British team is trying to break 1,000mph in a car, just to see if it can be done. [w/photos]
"24.04.2015 22:50:02" blog.caranddriver.com Ford Engineer-and-Son Duo Sets World Record for Hot Wheels Loop, Wins Take Your Kid to Work Day Typically, Take Your Child to Work Day is like a free day for your kid. They dress up in natty little mini-person business clothes, get the day off from school, and everyone gets a dose of adorableness.... This kid has the best dad ever... and the coolest Hot Wheels setup.
"23.04.2015 22:45:21" www.theglobeandmail.com Is it legal to completely tint the rear windows? Regulations and enforcement varies by province. Generally speaking, it is left to the discretion of the police officer Before you go ahead and custom modify your vehicle, here is some info on tinting your windows.
"22.04.2015 22:48:03" www.carcare.org 4 Ways to Go Green with Your Car - Environmentally Friendly Looking for ways to have an environmentally friendly car? Motorists can help protect the environment by following four simple steps including routine maintenance and choosing a repowered engine. Looking to reduce your carbon footprint, but have to drive? Here are 4 helpful Earth Day tips.
"20.04.2015 22:45:13" Who has been the star of the Canuck games during the playoffs? We'd like to think the answer is staring right at you.
"18.04.2015 18:28:02" www.carscoops.com Your Kid Cold Be like Mad Max With These Shrunken Road Warrior Cars These Mad Max-themed kid cars are either an April Fools joke that dragged on for too long, or an actual product you’ll be able to buy – it’s probably the former, though. The video’s comment section... Your Kid Cold Be like Mad Max With These Shrunken Road Warrior Cars. If only they existed... [w/video]
"17.04.2015 23:03:25" www.theglobeandmail.com Spotted: Giant spoiler on minivan is an aerodynamic mystery Spotted is Globe Drive writer Peter Cheney's weekly feature that takes you behind the scenes of his life as a vehicle and engineering journalist Some people are all about vehicle modification. Some mods make you shake your head in disbelief though.
"15.04.2015 22:49:03" www.carthrottle.com Mini's Awesome Augmented Reality Glasses Look Like Futuristic Pilot Goggles It's only a matter of time before augmented reality in cars becomes a 'thing'. It makes sense, with constantly-updating information, 'invisible' pillars and customisable interfaces - manufacturer-specific... Does 'Augmented Reality' have the capability to make driving safer, or just make you look silly? Both?
"14.04.2015 22:45:06" www.carscoops.com Who Wins? Ariel Atom Vs. Polaris Snowmobile In Drag Race On Ice Watch a drag race on ice between a Ariel Atom and Polaris 800 Rush Pro-S! For your enjoyment; An Ariel Atom vs a Polaris 800 snowmobile. On ice. [w/video]
"13.04.2015 23:01:26" blog.caranddriver.com The Numbers All Go to Eleven: Ford Patents 11-Speed Automatic In a world where eight-speed automatics are common, nine-speeds are available, and 10-speed transmissions are in the works, Ford’s application for a patent on an 11-speed automatic transmission has... Ford patents an 11-speed automatic transmission. Is this brilliance or is it verging on 'Spinal Tap'?
"10.04.2015 22:58:27" www.carscoops.com A Drifting Tank on Ice Will Make You Wish Zombies Were Real Watch this Crazy Tank Being Hooned on Ice Just for fun, because everyone needs to smile on the weekend. Ever seen someone drift a tank? [w/video]
"10.04.2015 15:29:05" theglobeandmail.com Toyota to start Tokyo trial of electric three-wheeler The trial aimed at crafting a global business model to reduce gridlock and pollution Would you drive a 3 wheel car (which corners amazingly) to help the environment? Tell us your thoughts. [w/video]
"08.04.2015 22:49:01" www.carscoops.com Watch Range Rover Evoque Driver Fly Off Overpass And Walk Out Alive! A horrific accident with a miracle outcome was captured on camera when a Range Rover Evoque slid on an icy road at speed and went flying off an overpass crash-landing a couple dozen feet below. You'll appreciate crumple zones more after you drive off an overpass, and live to walk away. [w/2 videos]
"07.04.2015 22:52:03" www.caranddriver.com Car and Driver Comment in Backfires to share your opinion, and follow us on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter to stay on top of all things C/D. A visual history of Japan's hottest sports cars (with pictures!)
"06.04.2015 21:06:07" OK Tire / OK Pneus
"06.04.2015 17:46:12" Spring rebates are on now for Bridgestone DriveGuard tires. Check with your local OK Tire, other promos available.
"05.04.2015 18:46:09" www.tc.gc.ca Defect Investigations and Recalls - Transport Canada
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"04.04.2015 19:01:11" www.carscoops.com Take a Look behind the Insane Stunts of Furious 7 The Crazy Stunts Of Furious 7 Behind the Scenes It's the weekend. Here are some crazy behind-the-scenes looks at Fast & Furious 7 to keep you on your toes.
"02.04.2015 22:52:15" tranbc.ca 7 Things You Need to Know Right Now about Towing a Recreational Trailer in BC | TranBC You’ve got the boat and trailer (or a fifth wheel straight from heaven) and you want to hit the road… With a long weekend coming up, road trips are in order. Refresh your memory on towing a trailer (anywhere) here:
"01.04.2015 22:53:32" www.carthrottle.com Motor Trend's McLaren P1 Vs Porsche 918 Track Battle Is Incredible Motor Trend enlisted the help of pro racing driver Randy Pobst to put these two hypercars through their paces on track. Find out which car comes out on top! If you have ever wanted to watch a McLaren P1 go head to head against a Porsche 918... here is your chance [w/video]
"31.03.2015 22:49:15" www.caranddriver.com 10 Collectible Classic Muscle Cars You Can Afford - Feature Muscle-car prices are rising, but there's still some affordable metal out there. But act fast, as these bargains might not last. You have always wanted a muscle car for your very own. Here are some you can actually afford.
"30.03.2015 22:47:04" www.caranddriver.com The Physics Of: Monster Trucks - Feature Ever wonder how monster trucks can take all the jumping, car crushing, and turning they do? See how they work at Car and Driver. The awesome and extreme physics of Monster Trucks. Now with pictures!
"28.03.2015 18:17:05" www.carthrottle.com I Was Given After-Hours Access To The First Ever Porsche 918 Spyder, And It Was Incredible There's a very special 918 Spyder lurking in a Porsche dealership in Sydney, Australia. We were given private access to build number 000 of 918 after everyone else had gone home It's called a hybrid supercar, and it's insane. It is also stunning.
"27.03.2015 22:44:07" www.carscoops.com Flood Swallows Up Bus in Brazil, Spits it Back out Again! Dirt roads built on unstable soil, with no consolidation underneath and no large trees nearby are very vulnerable in heavy rain situations. Entire roads can be swept away and vanish, or, like in this... Why should you avoid potholes? Because this 'could' happen (if you live in Brazil). [w/video]
"26.03.2015 23:03:17" www.carscoops.com Jeremy Clarkson Rumored To Create New Car Show With Netflix Netflix is rumored to offer Jeremy Clarkson "free reign" over a brand new motoring show on the stream service. Does Jeremy Clarkson now have a future on Netflix with creative carte blanche on a streaming auto show?
"25.03.2015 23:04:17" blog.caranddriver.com IT’S OFFICIAL: Jeremy Clarkson Fired by BBC Well, it’s official: A statement just released by the BBC confirms that Jeremy Clarkson’s contract will not be renewed as a result of the loudmouth presenter’s physical altercation with a producer.... It appears that quality motoring related TV is seeing the end of an era. Top Gear is in for some dramtic change.
"24.03.2015 22:53:04" www.carscoops.com Wow…Truck Rolls Off Ramp And Lands In Front Of Traffic In Canada Incredible dash-cam footage of a large transport truck rolling off a Highway 404 ramp and crashing onto Highway 401 in Toronto, Canada, is making the headlines. This is how NOT to merge onto the 401 in Toronto. [w/video]
"23.03.2015 22:54:07" A record number of cars were recalled in 2014 - Here are some daunting details
"20.03.2015 22:12:36" Our newest/next employee? Congratulations to our OK Tire CFO and his wife on the birth of their beautiful baby boy.
"19.03.2015 22:56:19" www.carthrottle.com This Chevy Small Block Rebuild Video Is 3 Minutes Of Time-Lapse Magic To celebrate 60 years of the small block Chevy engine, these guys recorded a complete engine tear-down and rebuild, which they then edited into a mesmerising time-lapse video. Prepare to be amazed! A complete engine rebuild in under 4 mins? That's how long it will take this video to show you.
"18.03.2015 22:49:03" Spring is coming, and potholes are too. How can you protect your tires? http://buff.ly/1937sCQ
"17.03.2015 22:53:10" www.theglobeandmail.com Is it safer to drive with the doors locked or unlocked? If you’re driving with unlocked doors, you never know who’ll try to get in - or out, police say Is it safer to drive with the doors locked? Is it a case of being locked in or locked out?
"16.03.2015 22:53:19" www.youtube.com UTVUnderground Presents: RJ Anderson XP1K2 Professional Driver. One-Of-A-Kind Heavily Modified Vehicle. Do Not Attempt. You Could Die. “XP1K2” is a seven-minute onslaught of intense off-road road acti... Do you dream of driving the craziest off-road ATV track ever? Does it look like this? [w/video]
"14.03.2015 18:13:09" www.carthrottle.com This Is Easily The Coolest Pit Stop In The World Hackett & Williams Martini Racing have partnered up, and to celebrate, they've created this insanely cool pit stop of suits and handkerchiefs. How long before this becomes a reality in F1? The automotive world can be dirty and greasy. Thankfully, it can also be classy and sharply dressed. http://buff.ly/18H4i7B [w/video]
"13.03.2015 22:45:03" www.carscoops.com So Much Want! One-Of-A-Kind VW Microbus Stretch Limo Sold For $220k Here is a very special unicorn: the world's only 1965 Volkswagen Microbus stretch limousine, complete with 33 windows as well as a ragtop sunroof. As SUV's get larger, we tend to forget the ultimate family vehicle was already invented. And then made bigger. http://buff.ly/18H3Tlw
"12.03.2015 22:52:06" jalopnik.com Watch A 2.05-Second Formula One Pitstop In Ultra Slow-Motion Red Bull holds the record for the fastest F1 pit stop at a barely-believable 2.05 seconds. Here's what that kind of stop looks like in real time, and below is what that looks like in gloriously detailed... Do you want to see 4 tires changed in 2.05 seconds? In Super-slow-mo? Well, here is the video you need to watch.
"11.03.2015 18:32:52" fastlane.gm.com Designing Women - FastLane Harley Earl’s groundbreaking hiring decision brought the female perspective to the design studio. In 1943, General Motors hired the 1st female auto designer, and the car was better (and safer) for it. https://fastlane.gm.com/2015/03/11/designing-women/
"10.03.2015 22:50:05" www.carthrottle.com This Awesome Timelapse Video Shows A VW Golf Getting A Custom Wrap These guys could've just stuck a GoPro in the corner of the garage, but instead they produced this brilliant stop motion film that showcases what goes into wrapping a car You've thought about a custom wrap for your car, we know you have. And now you can see how it's done. http://buff.ly/1E9Rxh2 [w/video]
"09.03.2015 23:02:03" www.theglobeandmail.com A driverless police motorcycle that can issue tickets and record the encounter The Interceptor is a driverless police motorcycle equipped with 3D cameras, a complex monitoring system, and can issue citations and record violations on the fly A concept drone motorcycle that can issue traffic tickets without pulling you over? Are we catching up to the future?
"07.03.2015 00:01:09" www.theglobeandmail.com In photos: A vintage car buff's dream come true in Calgary Ron Carey spent years travelling everywhere to scour barnyards, farm sales and auctions, looking for anything related to the auto industry. Driving through Wyoming one year, he spotted a rare 1932 Tandem... A car buff's dream in #calgary. More than 180 attractions including this 1926 Shell tanker
"05.03.2015 23:53:09" Do people who drive slow in the left lane bug you? You aren't alone and change is coming. http://www.timescolonist.com/news/local/transportation-minister-vows-left-lane-road-hog-crackdown-1.1779729
"05.03.2015 17:46:44" londonfarmshow.com London Farm Show | Event organized by Western Fair District This year’s show has hundreds of products/services, expert guest speakers in the Auditorium, and hands-on equipment demonstrations. OK Tire Stores in Moorefield, Elmira & Kincardine are proud to participate in this year’s London Farm Show. With over 300 exhibitors, this event brings together the Farm industry for the biggest indoor Farm Show in Eastern Canada.
Come and visit the
"05.03.2015 00:03:12" For many people, car maintenance is a scary proposition. Do your best to be prepared. http://www.becarcareaware.ca/car-care-resources/car-care-tips/finding-service-provider/
"03.03.2015 23:58:56" www.icbc.com Distracted driving in B.C. infographic February 2015 Distracted driving infographic Distracted driving can be the cause of many an accident. Here is a handy infographic to help you be more aware. http://buff.ly/17OZxZp
"02.03.2015 23:45:54" instagram.com Ministry of Transportation on Instagram: “Help a snowplow do its job (& avoid getting your vehicle buried). Please don't park on service roads #driversafety #winterdriving” “Help a snowplow do its job (& avoid getting your vehicle buried). Please don't park on service roads #driversafety #winterdriving” Help a snowplow do its job (& avoid getting your vehicle buried). Please don't park on service roads…
"28.02.2015 19:57:04" Like to drive? Like royalty? We may have the job for you http://buff.ly/1BJ8jpy
"28.02.2015 00:01:13" Most people don't know what to do after hitting a powerline. This info could save your life. http://www.bchydro.com/safety-outages/safety-in-emergencies/motor-vehicle-accidents.html
"27.02.2015 00:07:05" Time for an awkward blast from the past, the 1968 Corvette SportWagon. #throwbackthursday http://www.caranddriver.com/reviews/1968-corvette-sportwagon-road-test-review
"26.02.2015 00:02:08" tranbc.ca 7 Secrets to Taming Driver Stress | TranBC Celebration of World Mental Health Day and ways drivers can reduce their level of stress while driving. Bullying happens on the road, too. How to respond to aggressive or annoying drivers: #pinkshirtday
"24.02.2015 23:55:12" Some cars have them, some don't. What's the deal with rear window wipers? http://www.scienceworld.ca/blog/ever-wonder-about-rear-window-wipers
"23.02.2015 23:46:05" Before driving, do you remove all the snow from your vehicle, or just some of it? Here are some other winter tips. http://buff.ly/1JEbeDB
"21.02.2015 19:41:06" tranbc.ca Behind the Scenes: Hanging From a Rock Face for Avalanche Safety | TranBC The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure Avalanche and Weather Program is changing the landscape of avalanche control in Canada at Mile 35 Avalanche TranBC is applying some very daring techniques to keep BC roads avalanche safe [w/video]
"21.02.2015 00:02:06" This 1960 exercise in aerodynamics looks... weird, but was daringly ahead of its time. http://www.classicdriver.com/en/article/cars/it-bird-it-fish-no-its-one-pininfarina-x
"19.02.2015 23:40:10" www.carthrottle.com This Guy Spent 6 Hours Tunnelling His Way To His Car Because He Was Bored When the snow came in hard, this Hyundai owner decided to tunnel his way to his ride that stood completely engulfed in the white stuff on his driveway. Let's be honest, we'd all have done exactly the... Canadians are a rare breed. Would you do this just to say hi to your car? [w/ video]
"18.02.2015 23:49:04" blog.caranddriver.com 2017 Ford GT Supercar to Be Assembled in Canada It seems we may have to start referring to the Blue Oval’s all-American GT supercar as the all–North American GT supercar: Canadian race shop and engineering firm Multimatic will be handling assembly... Canada is getting it's fingers into the upcoming 2017 Ford GT Supercar. How?
"18.02.2015 00:02:09" Winter driving in Canada takes being prepared for anything, because you never know what to expect Coast to Coast.
"17.02.2015 00:01:21" www.autoblog.com Nine safest cars on the road Nine models ended up clocking zero deaths. None. Nada. Last time the IIHS conducted this study in 2008 there were no vehicles that had zero deaths. Click through to see the safest cars on the road. Sometimes a second opinion is a good thing. Ever wonder which cars are deemed safest?
"14.02.2015 21:19:06" Focus on your loved one today, and every other day of the year. Don't forget, cars need love too.
"14.02.2015 00:12:02" Have you ever wished that your car glowed in the dark? Nissan says 'As you wish'. http://buff.ly/1DOKUlv [w/video]
"13.02.2015 00:03:06" Here are some ways to help pick the best service provider for your car. http://buff.ly/1CebORR
"12.02.2015 04:01:42" OK Tire / OK Pneus It's almost time for Spring cleaning. Is there a classic car buried in your garage? http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/news/trans-canada-highway/classic-ferrari-found-in-barn-sells-for-record-23-million/article22858581/ I hope so - time to start digging
"11.02.2015 23:44:03" It's almost time for Spring cleaning. Is there a classic car buried in your garage? http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/news/trans-canada-highway/classic-ferrari-found-in-barn-sells-for-record-23-million/article22858581/
"11.02.2015 23:44:03" It's almost time for Spring cleaning. Is there a classic car buried in your garage? http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/news/trans-canada-highway/classic-ferrari-found-in-barn-sells-for-record-23-million/article22858581/
"11.02.2015 00:15:11" tranbc.ca Your Child Car Seat Safety Questions…Answered! | TranBC Got kids? Then you've likely got questions... Anything from "When should they start eating solids?" to "When are they going to start walking and Do you know what type of car seat is safe for your child?
"07.02.2015 00:02:12" It's a good day to sit by the fire, as the weather is looking rough over much of Canada today. Please drive safe.
"05.02.2015 23:24:04" Children's car seat tech has advanced over the years. These old seats will make you cringe. http://www.petrolicious.com/a-graphic-history-of-child-safety-seats
"04.02.2015 23:31:03" Winter Tire Pressure Learn about winter tire technology and tips for care. The transcript, alternate formats and accessible version of this video are available in the Video Galle... Do you know what the winter snowflake symbol on your tires means? Learn more about your winter tires http://buff.ly/16hLs5R
"03.02.2015 22:48:10" We have grown to rely on GPS/mobile to get us to where we are going, but is that a good thing? http://buff.ly/1BSSN4C
"02.02.2015 22:57:36" Canada is having a stormy winter... well, most of it. http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2015/02/02/live-winter-storm-slams-toronto-gta.html
"30.01.2015 23:45:18" tranbc.ca A Bit of BC History: Jet-Setters in Winter Maintenance | TranBC Winter highway maintenance in BC has taken many forms over the years. Sanding, salting and Jet Plows? Learn how the Ministry of Transportation and A jet engine powered snow plow? Yes please! The 60's were a crazy time. [w/ photos]
"30.01.2015 00:02:06" Decipher the info on your tire sidewall here http://buff.ly/1Buw3YC. Did you know what all those numbers meant?
"28.01.2015 23:45:10" 1400 luxury cars have been rescued in the English Channel, but will they get scrapped anyway? http://buff.ly/1BqsQJj
"27.01.2015 23:29:09" Winter isn't coming, it's here. And it's staying for a while longer. http://blog.caranddriver.com/what-you-should-know-about-winter-tires/
"27.01.2015 00:08:02" BMW i3 – "Newfangled Idea" In 1994, no one knew how big the internet would be. 21 years later, a new big idea has people scratching their heads again. #HelloFuture Learn more about the... Remember life before the internet? Neither do we. #BMWi3 #HelloFuture [w/ video] http://buff.ly/1BsxOIi …
"24.01.2015 19:14:03" Why is it important to know your vehicle height? Here is why [w/ video] http://buff.ly/1ymrzpj
"23.01.2015 23:38:03" The Race To Become Driverless Has Gripped The World: Here's Everything You Should Know http://buff.ly/1ymqz4x
"22.01.2015 23:54:02" Do yellow lights mean 'stop' or 'keep going'? Are you sure? Are you really sure? http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/culture/commuting/who-is-at-fault-if-a-car-hits-me-when-running-a-yellow/article22521729/
"21.01.2015 23:52:10" The makers of 'Green' vehicles are finally starting to get it right. Check these cars out. http://buff.ly/1uiyWJa
"21.01.2015 00:03:17" 6 things every driver should know how to do. Do you know how to do them all? http://www.caranddriver.com/features/drivers-education-the-6-things-every-driver-should-know-how-to-do
"19.01.2015 23:09:07" Clearing the Way on Highway 12 How do you remove a 7ft by 7ft rock out of the way? Make sure it gets "Blowed up real good". (apologies to SCTV)
Highway 12 at Lytton is reopened now after an earlier rock slide. VSA Maintenance worked to clear after blast crews did their work. What do you do when a large 7' x 7' boulder blocks your way? Why, have it blown up, of course. [w/ video] http://buff.ly/1yiBU5N
"17.01.2015 19:56:04" Can Canada lay claim to producing a Supercar? Maybe... What do you think of the magnum MK5? http://www.magnummk5.com/
"16.01.2015 23:27:19" Cruise control is an awesome thing, except when it isn't. When isn't it? Find out here http://tranbc.ca/2015/01/15/lose-the-cruise-control-in-winter/#150115
"15.01.2015 22:47:25" #NAIAS has been all about new cars and concepts. Concept tires are a thing too (with video). http://www.digitaltrends.com/cars/hankook-unveils-future-tire-concepts/
"14.01.2015 22:22:02" Concepts cars are the future as it should be. Here are some of the best from 2015 so far. http://www.caranddriver.com/flipbook/fantastic-voyage-presenting-the-best-concept-cars-of-the-year#1
"13.01.2015 23:02:15" www.carscoops.com Dodge Launches New Customizable 2015 Viper GTC for $94,995 For 10 grand over the price of the 2015 Viper GT, Dodge will let you create a one-of-a-kind model through their new personalization program. Have you ever had the desire to buy a one-of-a-kind Dodge Viper? Now you, and all your friends, can too.
"12.01.2015 22:40:57" www.theverge.com Local Motors just 3D-printed a car live at an auto show Auto shows are typically a place to debut cars, not to build them — but then again, Local Motors isn't your everyday automaker.
The printing of the car takes 44 hours
The Phoenix-based... The future just happened at the 2015 North American International Auto Show.
"12.01.2015 21:32:51" We always appreciate your feedback. Use #OKTireReview and let us know your thoughts.
"11.01.2015 22:34:06" www.popularmechanics.com Qualcomm's Concept Maserati Might Be the Most Gadget-Loving Car Ever Created The rear-view mirrors aren't mirrors--they're displays. Gadgets, gadgets, gadgets! In a gorgeous concept Maserati.
"10.01.2015 19:32:34" There are some beautiful places to drive this winter. Have you taken a trip down these roads? http://autoblog.ca/news/autoblog-canada-best-canadian-winter-drives/
"09.01.2015 23:51:15" With snow covering our country this week, here are some more cold weather driving tips.
"08.01.2015 22:43:10" Here's your daily dose of cute brought to you by Daisy and OK Tire Abbotsford. Show us the power of cute with your #OKTirePets
"08.01.2015 16:27:36" ca.autoblog.com Hoegh Osaka cargo ship carrying 1,200 Jaguars and Land Rovers deliberately run aground [w/video] A cargo ship carrying a load of new cars out of Southampton has run aground in the English Channel in between England and the Isle of Wight. The vessel a 1200 beautiful cars await their fate on a sand bank in the English Channel. Oops?
"08.01.2015 00:08:01" What kind of cool car gadgets can you expect to see in 2015? Maybe these ones. http://buff.ly/1wBRysr
"06.01.2015 22:55:08" blog.caranddriver.com Who Needs an SUV? Watch Formula Race Car Tackle the Snow-Covered Nürburgring If nothing else, this video provides the single greatest argument for running winter tires on your car. But it’s more than that. Next time someone says they simply must have AWD in order to drive safely... The single greatest argument for winter tires! Can you imagine a Formula race car taking on a snow covered Nürburgring? @oktire
"05.01.2015 23:18:02" B.C. made some subtle, yet powerful, changes to the rules of the road effective Jan 1/15. http://tranbc.ca/2015/01/02/one-change-to-slow-down-move-over-rule-improves-safety/
"05.01.2015 16:29:17" OK Tire / OK Pneus OK Tire has been serving Canadians since 1953.Our 280 locations across Canada ensure great tire and mechanical sales and service everywhere! www.oktire.com
"03.01.2015 00:02:05" A new year always starts with resolutions. What resolutions did you make?
"01.01.2015 04:45:13" Happy New Year Canada! 2015 is now here. OK Tire Stores Inc.
"30.12.2014 23:46:03" Fulfill your (or your children's) super car desires with Lego... You know you want to. http://www.roadandtrack.com/car-culture/car-accessories/reviews/a6396/lego-official-ferrari-mclaren-porsche-kits-available-2015/?click=_lpTrnsprtr_7
"30.12.2014 00:12:07" James Bond has all the cool toys (Batman too), but this Escalade is pretty impressive. Really. http://ca.autoblog.com/2014/12/18/lexani-motorcars-cadillac-escalade-video/
"27.12.2014 21:01:15" www.becarcareaware.ca The Blog for Canadian Drivers - Be Car Care Aware The Be Care Aware blog for Canadian drivers features insights and information from industry experts on everything from inspections to tire types. Demystifying Winter Tires. Find out what the differences are.
"24.12.2014 21:36:01" OK Tire wants to wish all of Canada a safe and happy holiday season.
"24.12.2014 17:01:07" jalopnik.com Ten Of The Least Powerful Road Cars Ever Made How do you make a Mitsubishi Mirage seem fast? Drive one of these cars first. Need more power? No? How about less? 10 of the least powerful cars ever, right here. http://buff.ly/1HC2Y0L)
"24.12.2014 00:02:20" Are you travelling for the Holidays? Here is a good checklist if you are crossing borders. http://travel.gc.ca/travelling/health-safety/holiday-travel
"23.12.2014 00:06:02" Some people collect die-cast cars. Super-cars, vintage and race cars... and now these? http://www.roadandtrack.com/car-culture/car-accessories/news/a24512/scale-models-of-malaise-era-cars/?click=_lpTrnsprtr_1
"20.12.2014 19:28:12" If today's weather makes it an inside day, here is some racing game nostalgia for you. http://www.carthrottle.com/10-video-game-race-tracks-youll-never-forget/
"20.12.2014 00:01:10" Welcome to the last weekend before the holidays. Drive safe on your way to finish your last minute shopping.
"18.12.2014 23:54:05" Holiday Shopping this weekend? You are very brave and need to read this article first. @oktire http://www.wikihow.com/Use-Parking-Lot-Etiquette
"18.12.2014 00:13:02" One Canadian understood that cars keep their 'new smell' only so long. Here is his solution. http://autoweek.com/article/car-life/history-behind-little-trees-air-freshener
"17.12.2014 00:02:07" Remember as days get colder animals are attracted to the warmth of cars so check wheel arches or other hiding places. @oktire
"16.12.2014 00:02:04" We've all ignored the warning light, but how long can you drive on an empty tank? @oktire http://buff.ly/1Dcz8TE
"13.12.2014 19:02:02" medium.com Muting the Freeway How roadside noise barriers are designed to absorb sound and evade attention Sound walls. Many people drive past and ignore them, and our cities benefit from them more than you know. @oktire
"12.12.2014 23:51:02" Every region in Canada has different winter tire laws. What does your area require? @oktire http://ca.autoblog.com/2014/11/04/winter-snow-tire-laws-canada-ontario-bc-alberta-studded-chains-all-seasons/
"11.12.2014 23:52:04" ca.autoblog.com 2015 Polaris Slingshot [w/video] Unfiltered Fun For The Price Of A Honda CivicBecause I'm a reasonable human being and firmly believe that vehicle styling is a subjective matter, I drew It may only have 3 tires, but the Polaris Slingshot looks like an exciting car/bike... What do you think? @oktire
"10.12.2014 22:01:10" Vancouver and West Coast warned about extreme winter wind storm. #ToughCanucks http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?bc42#63453687240446762201412080502 …
"09.12.2014 23:05:07" We got shorter! Our twitter handle has changed to @oktire. Follow OK Tire on Twitter to get all of your updates in 140 characters or less. www.twitter.com/oktire
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"08.12.2014 23:51:08" Learn the difference between Winter & Snow tires vs All Season tires. http://www.bridgestonetire.com/tread-and-trend/drivers-ed/winter-snow-tires-vs-all-season-tires
"07.12.2014 19:29:03" ca.autoblog.com Barn-find Batmobile is the first one ever built that no one really knew existed When we think of the original Batmobile, Hollywood car legend George Barris is the name that comes up almost as soon as Adam West, nevermind that there w Barn-find Batmobile is the first one ever built that no one really knew existed
"06.12.2014 18:18:02" Now that winter is here, make sure your car is road safe, just be careful when you do it. http://www.caa.ca/five-easy-steps-to-getting-your-car-ready-for-winter/
"05.12.2014 23:06:06" The VW Beetle was a revolutionary car, but did you ever try driving one in winter? http://globalnews.ca/news/1676376/5-worst-winter-driving-habits/
"05.12.2014 17:50:05" OK Tire wants to keep you informed. If you haven't followed us on Twitter yet, now is a good time to start. www.twitter.com/oktirestores @oktirestores
"04.12.2014 23:03:15" Caption this! "It has great traction, but tire changes are a bit of a challenge."
"04.12.2014 16:15:52" If you are looking for a used car to brave Canadian Winters, one of these 10 may be it.
"03.12.2014 00:08:18" When the snow is coming down, keep in mind that your low beams are going to give you better visibility on the road.
"01.12.2014 23:56:02" globalnews.ca Welcome back gas-guzzlers: Cheap pump prices herald SUV’s return Make way for more Hummers and Escalades, industry experts suggest, thanks to cratering gas prices. Gas prices have been dropping. Will we need wider roads?
"29.11.2014 22:44:02" Can you not see the lines at the parking lot this winter? You aren't the only one. Just watch out for buried cars.
"28.11.2014 23:41:02" The West Coast braces for the worst with 'threat' of the first light snow... https://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?bc42#377cwvr
"27.11.2014 00:06:05" Be prepared for Canadian winter driving as best you can. Keep an emergency road kit in your trunk.
"26.11.2014 00:06:06" twistedsifter.com Animal Sculptures Made from Old Tires Korean artist Yong Ho Ji recycles old tires and turns them into incredible works of art. From animals to humans and even animal/human hybrids these tire sculptures are truly amazing. Yong Ho... We've all seen old tires turned into swings and planters. This Korean artist takes old tires to a new level.
"24.11.2014 23:59:54" Safety first is always a good idea. Caption this photo.
"23.11.2014 19:34:01" Distracted driving is never a good thing. What's one driving distraction you could do without?
"21.11.2014 16:31:02" For most Canadians, Winter isn't coming, it's already here. Be prepared for whatever comes your way. http://www.caranddriver.com/features/winter-driving-guide-tips-to-survive-the-snow-and-ice-feature
"21.11.2014 16:08:08" www.autosphere.ca Plus d’argent d’OK Pneus pour encourager le sport Benoit Levert, directeur de territoire au Développement des affaires est extrêmement fier d’annoncer que l’équipe OK Pneus du Québec vient de remettre un chèque de 2675 $ a l’école Horizon parrainée dans le cadre du Grand Défi Pierre Lavoie. Ces... L’équipe OK Pneus du Grand Défi Pierre Lavoie est fière de remettre 2 675 $ à l’école Horizon!
"20.11.2014 00:04:12" Winter is upon us, and you can never be too prepared. Aren't you glad you're not in Buffalo?
"19.11.2014 19:04:11" www.marketwired.com Fin de la période de transition, pictogramme obligatoire sur les pneus d'hiver MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - 19 nov. 2014) - Note aux rédacteurs : Une photo est associée à ce communiqué de presse. Les pneus d'hiver de tous les véhicules de tourisme utilisés au Québec devront avoir le pictogramme « montagne et flocon de neige Fin de la période de transition, pictogramme obligatoire sur les pneus d'hiver
(In English) http://www.marketwired.com/press-release/-1969849.htm
"19.11.2014 00:04:08" Transport Canada has 10 tips for a safer drive this winter. Even 'experts' can have accidents. http://buff.ly/1yQvxnE
"17.11.2014 16:58:33" Custom cars come in all shapes and sizes. We wonder if this tricked-out vehicle has winter tires yet?
"14.11.2014 00:26:09" Cars aren't just steel, glass and rubber. In fact, many other raw materials come from all over the world.
"12.11.2014 23:25:58" www.bridgestonetire.com How to Change a Tire: Fix a Flat Tire | Bridgestone Tires Bridgestone tires are engineered to perform. Explore the performance technologies that drive us forward. Changing a flat tire is a handy skill that every driver should have. Do you know how to do it?
"11.11.2014 16:01:36" Lest we forget
"07.11.2014 23:53:23" www.bridgestonetire.com Tire Alignment: What You Need to Know | Bridgestone Tires Bridgestone tires are engineered to perform. Explore the performance technologies that drive us forward. Travel on the straight and narrow. All you need to know about tire aligment is here: http://www.bridgestonetire.com/tread-and-trend/drivers-ed/tire-alignment
"06.11.2014 23:27:57" www.bridgestonetire.com Winter & Snow Tires vs All Season Tires | Bridgestone Tires Bridgestone tires are engineered to perform. Explore the performance technologies that drive us forward. Do you know the difference between Winter & Snow tires vs All Season tires? Are you sure?
"05.11.2014 23:14:10" Trusted and competent service is the most important thing for your car’s health. Wouldn’t you agree?