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Jil McIntosh
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Attended East York Collegiate Institute
Lives in Canada
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For a while there, Infiniti was looking a bit lacklustre. The styling had lost its edge, and while performance was good, it wasn’t always up to that of some competitors. But now there’s a...
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Many people think it arrived in the 1980s, but some auto manufacturers were working on it before the turn of the 20th century...and the first U.S. production car with it came out in 1929. Find out more in my "Rearview...
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Few vehicles have gone through as many major greasy-bits changes as Nissan’s Pathfinder. It started out as a rear-wheel-drive, body-on-frame SUV based on a pickup truck for 1987. A decade later, it...
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Cars are complex, and automakers regularly add even more features—but what’s the story behind them?
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They may look like simple guard rails, but they're actually very highly engineered, and there are several different types depending on what's needed. Find out more in my "How It Works" column in the National Post.
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Genesis' range-topping G90 sedan proves Hyundai can do luxury very well – just don't call it a Hyundai
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Headlights have come a long way from the first ones, which used an actual flame, and it might not be long before your lights are lasers. Find out more in my "How It Works" column in the National Post.
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First seen at the Detroit Auto Show in 2008, Volkswagen’s CC has to rate as one of the loveliest cars the company has produced. Its sweeping roofline became known by the nonsensical name of...
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How does the gas pump know when to turn off? How does your heater maintain its temperature? How do rain-sensing wipers know it's raining? Find the answers to these and more in my gallery over at Autofocus!
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What makes winter tires so effective? It's the perfect mix of ingredients, plus a grippy tread
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Whenever you go onto a sales site, you're leaving a digital trail behind. And increasingly, car dealers are using that information to know more about what you want, what you're cross-shopping, and even how far along you are in your...
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Looking at or researching a new car purchase online? Odds are the companies or dealers you're looking at are looking back at you
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Freelance Writer
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Putting words in the right order for pay
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