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John Ducker: Some encouraging trends in Canadian road safety

John Ducker: Some encouraging trends in Canadian road safety

Over the past two years, U.S. traffic deaths rose by 19% while in Canada they fell by roughly that same number. For every million U.S. citizens during this period there were 118 traffic fatalities — in Canada there were 46.
West Shore RCMP nab 40 vehicles with improperly displayed plates

West Shore RCMP nab 40 vehicles with improperly displayed plates

West Shore RCMP is cracking down on improperly displayed or missing licence plates, which can net drivers fines of $109 to $230. The detachment said in just over an hour last week, it encountered 40 vehicles with missing, modified or obscured plates.
Experts share tips on driving the Sea to Sky Highway safely

Experts share tips on driving the Sea to Sky Highway safely

A spate of collisions on the Sea to Sky Highway are a good reason to review safety protocols.
First Canadian e-bike subscription service expands in B.C.

First Canadian e-bike subscription service expands in B.C.

Another transportation option amid rising gas prices...
John Ducker: Worthwhile approaches to thwart bike theft

John Ducker: Worthwhile approaches to thwart bike theft

Hint: Start with a better lock, and better yet, try two locks
Photo radar ticket tossed out because B.C. flag ‘too indistinct’

Photo radar ticket tossed out because B.C. flag ‘too indistinct’

The driver had the same plate number as the car in the image, but the Crown couldn't prove the photo radar caught a plate from B.C.
Harris Auto Group opens new flagship dealership in Langford

Harris Auto Group opens new flagship dealership in Langford

Dealership employs 75 in a 36,000-square-foot structure designed by Victoria architect Alan Lowe
Canada Drives raises $40M as it eyes national expansion

Canada Drives raises $40M as it eyes national expansion

Fresh capital comes attached with partnership with consumer lender
John Ducker: Variable speed limit cuts 'whipsaw'

John Ducker: Variable speed limit cuts 'whipsaw'

By keeping traffic flow to a slower but constant speed, the variable speed concept prevents phantom jam ups and improves commute times.
Bill Vance: Olds Fiesta was dream car for the street

Bill Vance: Olds Fiesta was dream car for the street

The 1950s were the best of times for General Motors. After taking sales leadership from Ford in 1931 under the brilliant presidency of Alfred P. Sloan, Jr.