Perhaps you thought it was an accident the first time, dumb luck the second time, a fluke the third time, and a fortuitous bounce the fourth time.
It wasn't any of those things at any point, and to prove it, Kia just became the top-ranked mass-market brand in J.D. Power's Initial Quality Study for a fifth consecutive year.
Prince Edward Island. It's more than the Confederation Bridge, crustaceans, and the Cavendish Beach Music Festival. Those are all good things, mind you. But we know there's a lot more to PEI than what's on the surface. In fact, we believe it's time to rediscover Prince Edward Island, one dirt road at a time.
With Allan Clow as guide, we've chosen one of PEI's 16 officially designated Scenic Heritage Roads. Our first stop is the Millman Road, tucked in between the Irishtown Road and the Burlington Road, not far from Kensington.
Summer is officially underway. For the first full week of the summer of 2019, these are the six hottest specials at Centennial Auto Group.
They are the Deals Of The Week.
Honda Canada's ATV lineup has been updated for 2020 with a headline-grabbing 518cc engine upgrade for Rubicon and Foreman, hot new colour options, and helpful convenience upgrades. Coming on line now at Centennial Auto-Sport And Tire, the 2020 Honda ATVs are built on a foundation of rugged durability and benefit from a global reputation for long-lasting quality.
There's a new Nissan Rogue variant now available for the 2019 model year, and its value quotient is bizarrely good. How Nissan managed to pack this much equipment into an SUV at this price point is hard to explain. But here it is.
Myles MacKinnon didn't take a direct route to Centennial Kia's showroom, which isn't out of the ordinary among Centennial's automotive sales team.
Scan the workforce and you'll find sales consultants who spent an entire career in aerospace, an electrician and firefighter, and even a former antiques dealer. Common among them all is a desire to build lasting relationships with Centennial's clientele, strengthening an Island brand that's 40 years in the making.
"When the sun comes out," Mazda Canada's May 2019 sales report says, "so do the convertible lovers."
Mazda Canada reported a big 10% year-over-year increase in MX-5 Miata sales in May, driving the total up to 126 units, a 10% jump from April levels, as well.
The sunny weather might be more associated with roadsters than it is with all-wheel drive, yet Mazda's newly available i-ACTIV all-wheel drive continues to be a hit with shoppers of the all-new Mazda 3.
There's something deeply satisfying about easing off the clutch pedal with your left foot as you apply throttle to accelerate forward.
In goes the clutch pedal. Your right hand instinctively moves the gear lever from first down to second. The clutch is released as the throttle is depressed. And then repeat. Repeat. Repeat. Repeat.
2019's Father's Day lands on Sunday, June 16, and Centennial Auto Group's Auto-Sport And Tire locations want to make sure you're ready for your dad's swing into summer.
This 2019 Nissan Altima SV has been a fixture on the roads of central Prince Edward Island for the last few weeks. It's either posing for photos on quintessential red dirt roads, ferrying tourists to the lighthouse at Cape Tryon, completing the morning/evening commute, or starring in an upcoming video.
It's been everywhere, from the north shore to the south shore, from Charlottetown to Summerside and seemingly everywhere in between. What makes it so good at its job?
Well, for starters, the new Altima uses very little fuel.
Basically, 1 out of every 20 vehicles sold in Canada in 2018 was either a Honda CR-V or Toyota RAV4.
In other words, they're outrageously popular. If you're shopping for a new SUV, odds are you're shopping one or both of these vehicles.
So which one should you choose?