All posts by Ron Cantiveros »

My Driveway Is Full

My Driveway Is Full

Ron Cantiveros June 24, 2014 0

There are a few times throughout the year where different car manufacturers send me more cars than I have space for on my driveway. I remember last year, I had three different vehicles in

Read More »
Pop-Up Dinner for 1200 on Esplanade Riel

Pop-Up Dinner for 1200 on Esplanade Riel

Ron Cantiveros June 24, 2014 0

The email finally arrived at 2pm to reveal the secret dining location of Table for 1200. Dinner was a 7pm and we still had to find chairs to bring to the dinner. The dress

Read More »
2014 435i xDrive Coupé

2014 435i xDrive Coupé

Ron Cantiveros June 24, 2014 0

Let me say this. What a magnificent car! Just like a kid in a candy store, every single minute behind the wheel of the new 2014 BMW 435i xDrive was exhilarating. In my short

Read More »
Honda Accord Hybrid Awarded Top Green Car for 2014

Honda Accord Hybrid Awarded Top Green Car for 2014

Ron Cantiveros May 27, 2014 0

The long drive between Winnipeg and Calgary is just over 1,300kms. Last month, I drove a Toyota Tundra and spent approximately $300 in fuel. Driving the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid back to Winnipeg, the

Read More »
2014 Detroit Auto Show: A whole lot of cars!

2014 Detroit Auto Show: A whole lot of cars!

Ron Cantiveros May 15, 2014 0

Two incredible days of non-stop media press events at the North American International Auto Show can be quite fun and exhausting. Ford kicked off the Media Preview Days in the famed Joe Louis Arena

Read More »
More cars, more tech and more driving in 2014

More cars, more tech and more driving in 2014

Ron Cantiveros May 7, 2014 0

It’s the start of the new year and when it comes to the auto industry, in a few weeks, I’ll be seeing the future when auto manufacturers announce their 2015 line of vehicles at

Read More »
Winnipeg colder than Mars? I don’t think so!

Winnipeg colder than Mars? I don’t think so!

Ron Cantiveros May 7, 2014 0

Is winter over yet? I hope not! We still have a lot of fun winter adventures ahead! If you think I’m complaining, I’m not. While it might get a bit uncomfortably numb in relative

Read More »
2014 BMW X5 35i

2014 BMW X5 35i

Ron Cantiveros May 5, 2014 0

X5 hits the sweet spot It felt like Christmas every morning as I walked towards the 2014 BMW X5. Even with the snow fall warnings last month, it really didn’t matter. The X5 driving

Read More »
2014 Mercedes Benz E250 Blue TEC 4MATIC Sedan

2014 Mercedes Benz E250 Blue TEC 4MATIC Sedan

Ron Cantiveros April 20, 2014 0

The E250 arrived at the right time as Winnipeg was in the midst of another outbreak in potholes all across the city. Driving in the E250 over cobblestone streets in the Exchange or the

Read More »
2014 Lexus RX 450h Luxury Hybrid SUV

2014 Lexus RX 450h Luxury Hybrid SUV

Ron Cantiveros April 5, 2014 0

Given the brutal, and ever lasting winter we’ve had this year in Manitoba, a heated steering wheel is an unbelievable feature. Yes, the Lexus RX 450h has that option and during the -40 bone

Read More »