The FBI Is Investigating a Cyberattack on Continental Tire

The FBI Is Investigating a Cyberattack on Continental Tire

Continental AG’s headquarters in Hannover, Germany Photo: Julian Stratenschulte/picture alliance (Getty Images) Earlier this month, tire manufacturer Continental revealed that it was the target of a cyberattack in August. The German company also announced that it was investigating the data breach. However, Continental has refused to comment on reports that the data is being sold … Read more

With times a little tight, are winter tires worth it?

With times a little tight, are winter tires worth it?

Even at that low speed, winter tires outperformed all-seasons, taking considerably less distance to come to a complete stop.Hankook Tire Europe GmbH/The Associated Press I’ve never had winter tires and have always used all-seasons. My girlfriend and I just bought a car together and she wants to get winter tires. Our mortgage payments have shot … Read more

BMW Says Everyone Wants a Luxury EV

BMW Says Everyone Wants a Luxury EV

Photo: BMW BMW claims Americans love high-dollar EVs, The US is headed back to the cobalt mines, and Stellantis is somehow being buoyed by Dodge and Chrysler. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Friday, October 7, 2022. 1st Gear: Everyone and Their Mother Wants a BMW EV, Apparently BMW has a few … Read more

Opinion: Canadian Tire’s rise in past-due accounts might be a big red flag

Opinion: Canadian Tire’s rise in past-due accounts might be a big red flag

Canadian Tire’s namesake retail business has made up just 40 per cent of profits so far this year.Christopher Katsarov/The Globe and Mail When Canadian Tire Corp. ltd. CTC-A-T said that its second-quarter profits got dinged because it was setting aside more money for possible bad debt in the future, the iconic retailer said it was … Read more

Tire Pollution To Get Worse With New EVs, The Tire Collective

Tire Pollution To Get Worse With New EVs, The Tire Collective

The Tire Collective prototype is being tested on delivery vans in London.Photo: The Tire Collective Electric cars may have zero tailpipe emissions but they still emit noxious waste through their pull. Really, all cars shed pieces of spent rubber when they drive along roads, as rubber and other toxic compounds in tires are ground away. … Read more

‘We need much more infrastructure’: David Suzuki on the challenges faced during his cross-country EV road trip

‘We need much more infrastructure’: David Suzuki on the challenges faced during his cross-country EV road trip

David Suzuki and his wife, Tara Cullis, stand next to a fully electric Volvo C40 Recharge that they drove from Vancouver to Toronto.Handout Vancouver-based environmentalist David Suzuki was faced with a problem. He and his wife, Tara Cullis, recently had to be in Toronto for the June 9 world premiere of What You Won’t Do … Read more