Review: Toyota Tundra 1794 Edition goes all in on one upping the Detroit Three

Review: Toyota Tundra 1794 Edition goes all in on one upping the Detroit Three

The 2022 Toyota Tundra Crewmax 1794 Edition.Doug Firby/The Globe and Mail If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then the Detroit Three auto makers will be pleased to see what Toyota has done with the long-awaited redo of its full-sized light duty pickup truck. The 2022 Tundra has abandoned its gas-guzzling V8 engine in … Read more

Canadian volunteer fighter severely wounded in Ukraine hopes online campaign helps him get back home

Canadian volunteer fighter severely wounded in Ukraine hopes online campaign helps him get back home

JT, a Canadian volunteer fighter, shows one of his pictures from the front lines in Ukraine.Photography by Anton Skyba/The Globe and Mail A Canadian military veteran who served in Bosnia and Afghanistan before volunteering to fight for Ukraine will spend Canada Day lying seriously wounded in a hospital, hoping an online campaign will raise enough … Read more

At least 50 migrants found dead in truck in San Antonio, Texas

At least 50 migrants found dead in truck in San Antonio, Texas

Police block the scene where a tractor trailer with multiple dead bodies was discovered, Monday, June 27, 2022, in San Antonio.Eric Gay/The Associated Press Desperate families of migrants from Mexico and Central America frantically sought word of their loved ones as authorities began the grim task Tuesday of identifying 51 people who died after being … Read more

Members of Patriot Front charged with planning riot at Idaho pride event

Members of Patriot Front charged with planning riot at Idaho pride event

Police in northwest Idaho arrested more than two dozen members of a white nationalist group on Saturday and charged them with planning to stage a riot near a LGBTQ pride event, authorities said. Lee White, police chief in the city of Coeur D’Alene, told reporters 31 members of Patriot Front face misdemeanour charges of conspiracy … Read more

Driver of pickup truck alleged to have hit multiple people at residential school memorial march in BC turns himself in

Driver of pickup truck alleged to have hit multiple people at residential school memorial march in BC turns himself in

People at a residential school memorial march in Mission, BC A Mission RCMP statement posted on Saturday said the truck made contact with ‘approximately four’ people, injuring two.Courtesy of Robert Jago/Handout The driver of a pickup truck that allegedly struck several people at a residential school memorial march in Mission, BC has turned himself in … Read more

Truck strikes four in residential school march, RCMP describes incident as ‘impatient driver’

Truck strikes four in residential school march, RCMP describes incident as ‘impatient driver’

Two men say they were struck by a truck while participating in a residential school march in Mission, BC, and they want to see the driver found and charged. Troy Ingraldi and Ashton Edwards said they were taking part Saturday in a march calling for a search of the former St. Mary’s residential school grounds … Read more

The New Volkswagen Amarok Tows As Much As The 2023 Ford Ranger

The New Volkswagen Amarok Tows As Much As The 2023 Ford Ranger

The 2023 Volkswagen Amarok will have a stamped tailgate.Photo: volkswagen The new Volkswagen Amarok is getting a generous increase to its max towing capacity. The beloved VW Amarok will now tow up to 7,716 pounds, up from 6,614 pounds in the previous generation. Surprise, surprise: that’s the same as the max towing capacity of the … Read more

Fugitive suspected of killing five after escape fatally shot

Fugitive suspected of killing five after escape fatally shot

A convicted murderer on the run since escaping a prison bus after stabbing its driver on May 12 was shot dead late Thursday after he killed a family of five and stole their truck from a rural weekend cabin, a Texas prison system spokesman said. Gonzalo Lopez, 46, was “killed by law enforcement in Atascosa … Read more

Liberals dismiss accusations they intend to slap a green tax on pickup trucks

Liberals dismiss accusations they intend to slap a green tax on pickup trucks

Steven Guilbeault speaks during a press conference outside the GLOBE Forum at the Convention Center in Vancouver, on Tuesday, March 29, 2022.CHAD HIPOLITO/The Canadian Press Environment Minister Steven Guilbeault said the Conservatives are lying about a secret government plan to add a green tax to pickup trucks. There have been several tweets from Tory MPs, … Read more