Squrrell’s Automotive Top Picks for 2013

The Canadian International Auto Show is nearly upon us, which tells me it’s time to call out my favourite cars of the present and near future. They might not all be at the show this year, but I’m going to put my bum in as many of these as possible!

2013 Honda Accord Sport

The Sport model of the new Honda Accord comes with a manual transmission, meaning it’s intended as a car for drivers. The manual transmission in the Sport trim is unique to Canada, too. Our friends in the states have to make do with a CVT automatic. What this tells me is that Honda Canada thinks Canadians are awesome enough to warrant bringing the magic for us in an affordable trim, and I’m hoping we show them it was a good idea. Even in automatic, though, this car is getting rave reviews. Continue reading

2013 Civic Si Commercial

Good fun for boys and girls (regardless of age) who love Hot Wheels and Cartoons.

I spent the better part of 5 years in love with my old 1998 Honda Prelude, so I often dream of having a Civic Si because I know it’s the closest thing you can get to a four door Prelude.

Looking forward to seeing the new Civics out on the street soon. Honda whipped up a re-do for the 2013 Civic after just one year since a completely new car was released to poor reviews from critics. It seems to have paid off. The new model looks great in pictures.