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    Canada: Top 10 worst things to do at a police checkpoint

    Police checkpoints and roadblocks are designed to keep our roads safe and catch dangerous drivers before bad things happen, but if you really want to know how to act at a police roadblock, it's best to go straight to the source... So why not ask the police officers manning them for a few helpful ...

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    Study: Worst roads in Ontario being ranked, named and hopefully fixed

    This winter will likely be remembered as the worst winter in the last 20 years. The fluctuating freeze-thaw cycle over the past four months has littered Ontario roads with crater-sized potholes resulting in teeth-rattling rides for road users. With Toronto already making headlines as the worst ...

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    Video: Shocking 96-car pileup near Toronto could have been much worse

    Whiteout winter driving conditions near Toronto have been blamed for the shocking 96-car pileup that occurred during a snow storm on Highway 400 just south of Barrie, ON (shown above). Ontario drivers across the Province suddenly found themselves trapped in whiteout conditions yesterday with ...

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    Quick Spin: 2014 Mazda MX-5 Miata: Winter Review

    How does a 2014 Mazda Miata MX-5 with a factory equipped hard top and winter tires handle Icepocalypse 2014 (aka Ontario's particularly brutal Canadian winter)? While the Miata has long since been the go-to summer roadster for those on a budget, we set out to find out how it would handle the ...

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    Featured: Meet North America's best winter drives

    Winter. That frigid, miserable time of the year where ice, snow and slush coat our roads and salt coats our cars. Why would you ever willingly go for a drive during the winter? Well, perhaps because no one else is going for drives. As CNN points out, winter means that some of the country's best ...

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    Video: Police car pulled out of snow by tuner in lowered Subaru WRX

    Getting stuck in the snow can be extremely frustrating; even more so when you're in a RWD marked police car on a residential side street. Most of the time, if getting stuck like this happens, either a tow truck or a pack of car pushing minions is required to pull you free. Fortunately for this ...

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    Video: Audi winter driving drift stunt gone wrong ends with big bang

    On yet another winter storm day here in Ontario and just in time for the kickoff of the Sochi Olympics, this stunt driving video gone wrong comes to us from the streets of Russia, yet again. This time around, it features an Audi S5 in winter driving drift mode. While we're all for making the most ...

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    Featured: Porsche Camp4 Canada Winter Driving Experience

    It's about that time of year in Canada where it's the beginning of February and many of us summer-lovers are questioning our own sanity for voluntarily choosing to live in this climate. It's been a particularly brutal winter with the Icepocalypse, polar vortex and whatnot; so when Porsche Canada ...

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    Video: Why does everyone have Holiday road rage?

    The holiday season often brings out the very best in people, but with the mix of poor driving conditions and more drivers on the road around Christmas, could this otherwise cheerful time of year be a leading cause of holiday road rage? Based on the video report below, aggressive driving spikes ...

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    Video: Snowy 90 car pileup video shows real dangers of winter driving

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