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Car sculpted out of snow is realistic enough to fool the police

Cabin fever put to creative use.

Is it a Supra or a DeLorean? Or something different entirely?

ETC
Cop gives driver $117 ticket — for singing

"Did you scream loudly?" "No, I was just listening to my favorite song."

"Did you scream loudly?" "No, I was just listening to my favorite song."

Motorsports
Hamilton says Mercedes can see the goalposts again after 1-2 finish in Montreal

Lewis Hamilton won his sixth Canadian Grand Prix. Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas finished second.

These Canadians somehow forgot how to drive in snow

Cue "Yakkety Sax"

Without fail, the first snow of the season takes drivers completely by surprise.

Nissan Leaf group buy in Montreal grows to 2,800 people

Local mass discount may bring Leaf price down to about $12,000.

Who wouldn't want to get in on this?

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EVS29: EVs for seniors, solar roofs on cars, and electric street sweepers

Tweet, tweet, tweet.

A short tour of the research posters at the EVS29 conference in Montreal.

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Motorsports
Formula E to race in Hong Kong, Australia in Season 3

Tokyo, New York Already Under Consideration For Season 4

Discussions are already underway for new Formula E races in seasons to come in locations like Hong Kong, Australia, Tokyo, and New York.

Motorsports
Montreal tipped to host Formula E Season 3 opener

Will Canada See Some EV Racing Action In September 2016?

The FIA Formula E Championship is slated to add some new venues to its calendar, including another in North America in the racing mecca that is Montreal.

Motorsports
Canadian Grand Prix guaranteed for another ten years

Formula One racing comes and goes from the United States, meandering as it has between locations like Austin, Indianapolis, Phoenix and Watkins Glen. But the one stalwart of grand prix racing on this continent has been the Canadian Grand Prix. Held with only three exceptions (in 1975, 1987 and 2009) since 1961, North American racing fans can (almost) always count on the Canadian Grand P

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Montreal sets new EV gathering record: 431

The Nissan Leaf models are the easiest to spot, since they dominate the foreground. But Tesla Model S EVs and Chevy Volt plug-in hybrids are represented as well. Look a little closer and you'll see a Ford Focus Electric and Mistubishi i EVs.

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Mitsubishi Mirage G4 Sedan in Montreal could mean US debut soon

The official word on the North American plans for the Mitsubishi Mirage G4 Sedan is that the Japanese company wants to ask Canadians what they think of the four-door, three-cylinder before deciding if the car will go on sale here. There are hints, though, that the plan is a bit more set in stone than Mitsubishi is letting on. Speaking with AutoGuide, Mitsubishi manager of product communications, Roger Yasukawa, Jon LeSage

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Car2Go says 'Bonjour' to carsharing in Montreal

Christmas, or "Noel" to French Canadians, is coming a little early for carsharing enthusiasts in the Montreal area. Car2go, the all-Smart Fortwo carsharing division owned by Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler, will start service in that city on November 2.

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Communauto all-electric carsharing program charges up in Montreal

No gas, no residential permit required for parking, mon dieu! Yes, Montreal is the site of Canada's first all-electric car sharing program, which will be operated by longtime car-sharing service Communauto and will be used to collect data on the region's driving habits.

Police Search For Driver Who Filmed Himself Going Twice The Speed Limit

Online video may be his undoing

A driver in northwest Montreal may be in trouble with the police – if they can catch him.

Motorsports
Watch F1's Mark Webber race a skydiver in Montreal [w/video]

If Sebastian Vettel's foray into the Kung Fu movie scene struck you as a bit of a stretch, this latest publicity stunt from Infiniti and Red Bull could be more your speed.

Motorsports
Champions face off at the 2012 Canadian Grand Prix [spoilers]

Formula One comes and goes when it comes to racing North America. While new grands prix are slated for Texas and New Jersey, the Canadian Grand Prix has – with few exceptions – been a steady event on the F1 calendar.

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Student protests in Montreal threaten Canadian Grand Prix

As Formula One racing expands around the globe, we've come to expect certain potential disruptions. Demonstrators in Bahrain scuttled last year's grand prix there, and nearly did the same again this year. Violent crime in Brazil has caused some issues at that country's F1 race as well. And over in the rally raid column, threat

Motorsports
Penske hires Jacques Villeneuve for two NASCAR Nationwide races

Unlike his pre-BAR Honda F1 days, Jacques Villeneuve's NASCAR career has been strewn with potholes – and by "potholes" we mean crashes, mechanical failures and lowly finishes. But there have been a few successes, with third-place finishes at Montreal in 2010 and at Road America in 2011 – both road courses – and pole position at Montreal last year in the Nationwide Series.

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Lito Green Motion's electric Sora zooms into sight, promises to arrive this summer

It's been a year since we first saw computer-generated renderings of the Sora electric motorcycle from Lito Green Motion and we've been (less-than-patiently) waiting to see it in action ever since. Happily, that wait is now over.

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