Posts Tagged ‘montreal’

Virage à droite au feu rouge à Montréal: est-ce une bonne solution?

20161213_C1427_PHOTO_FR_838339 mardi 13 décembre 2016 à 15:23 by Louis-Philippe Dubé

Selon un communiqué de presse publié ce matin, 15 villes liées à Montréal demandent à Québec d’autoriser le virage à droite au feu rouge dans la métropole. Ce communiqué cite un sondage d’opinion réalisé par la firme CROP le mois dernier auprès de 1000 répondants sur l’île... more

Formule E: programme double pour Montréal en 2017

_w2q2245 mardi 05 juillet 2016 à 11:36 by Louis-Philippe Dubé

On en parlait beaucoup et, comme on dit, c’était écrit dans le ciel. Les dates ont été annoncées il y a peu de temps et le tout s’est finalement officialisé: Montréal aura sa course de Formule E en 2017. Selon la Presse Canadienne, le Conseil mondial du sport automobile de la FIA a... more

Photos: Festival Grand Prix Sur Crescent

0616gp88 vendredi 10 juin 2016 à 21:41 by Danny Geraghty

Voici des photos prisent aujourd’hui lors du Festival Grand Prix sur Crescent (et Peel). ... more

People Have Started Camping Out At Tesla Ahead Of Thursday’s Model 3 Launch

0316tesla mardi 29 mars 2016 à 20:49 by Danny Geraghty

The long awaited unveil of the Tesla Model 3 is nearly here and people have started lining up outside the Montreal store of the California-based electric car manufacturer. The launch is scheduled for Thursday and people will be able place order as of that date. It’s been estimated that the company... more

Châteauguay man pepper sprayed by police while his kids are in the car

1215-police-chateauguay-pepper-spray mercredi 23 décembre 2015 à 11:25 by Danny Geraghty

A Châteauguay man was pulled over on Monday last week which led to a confrontation that was caught on video and is causing a media firestorm. According to the Gazette article, John Chilcott refused to identify himself or exit his vehicle because the officer didn’t’ tell him why he pulled him over.... more

Montreal To Dump 8 Billion Litres of Human Shit Into the Saint Lawrence River

Sewage jeudi 01 octobre 2015 à 10:43 by Danny Geraghty

My apologies for the provocative headline but this story merits it. While not automotive related, it’s important enough that it needed to be written about. The city of Montreal is demolishing the Bonaventure Expressway in the coming years and as a result, needs to move a snow runoff collector which,... more

Nothing Like A Montreal Pothole To Tear Up A Brand New Audi S8

0615-pothole vendredi 26 juin 2015 à 10:21 by Danny Geraghty

Automotive Journalist Benjamin Hunting was driving a brand-spanking new Audi S8 press car Tuesday evening in N.D.G. when it struck a crater in the road, instantly puncturing the tire and causing a flat. Usually potholes are most common during the spring when melting snow and ice wreak havoc on Montreal... more

June Is A Packed Month For Car Shows In Montreal

0615-car-fever jeudi 11 juin 2015 à 14:04 by Danny Geraghty

We wanted to give everybody a heads up that there are a bunch of really good car shows happening soon. You can consult the Calendar for all events at any time here. If you wish to add an event simply email us using the contact form on our website. Here is a rundown of what’s coming... more

Formula E In Montreal By 2016?

0615-formula-e mardi 02 juin 2015 à 09:51 by Danny Geraghty

Montreal mayor Denis Coderre has said that he expects to have the Fomula E Championship series hold a race in Montreal next year. Formula E cars look similar to Formula 1 vehicles only they are powered by electric motors. The FIA-sanctioned series is brand new, having launched only last year with races... more

Lamborghini Montreal To Host 2nd Cars and Coffee

0515-carsandcoffee mardi 26 mai 2015 à 14:27 by Danny Geraghty

If you missed the first Cars and Coffee at Lamborghini Montreal don’t worry. There will be a second event during Grand Prix weekend on Sunday, June 7, 2015 at their location in Kirkland. The first event attracted many exotic vehicles and as you can see from the photos here. Money raised from the event... more

Look At This Montreal Automated License Plate Scanner Vehicle

0315-plate-scanner2 vendredi 06 mars 2015 à 09:07 by Danny Geraghty

Look At This Montreal Automated License Plate Scanner Vehicle One of our members (PolishSausage) snapped a photo of this ridiculous-looking contraption being used by the city of Montreal to scan license plates. As you can see from the photo it’s being operated by Stationnement de Montréal so we don’t... more

Air Pollution Blankets Montreal

0115-pollution-cover jeudi 22 janvier 2015 à 10:53 by Danny Geraghty

If you think visible air pollution is limited to cities like Beijing, think again. A smog warning is in effect for the Montreal as air quality continues to deteriorate. There is a thick blanket of pollution hovering over the city as you can see from this photo taken from Ville St-Laurent yesterday. Environment... more

Ouverture de Tesla Montréal

1214-tesla-mtl mardi 09 décembre 2014 à 10:50 by Danny Geraghty

C’est dans une ambiance festive que clients, amis, acheteurs potentiels et curieux se sont réunis pour célébrer l’ouverture de Tesla Montréal vendredi dernier.  lisez-plus →