The SUV of your dreams

September 12th, 2022 by

When discussing comfort, space, and versatility, SUVs come to mind as they offer all this and even a little more. So, at the next entrance of our “Best of” series, we will go through some of the smaller SUVs, the Compact SUV. The pocket SUV The compact SUV is an excellent choice for city life…

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The best mid-sized cars to buy used

September 9th, 2022 by

When walking into a used car dealership, you’ll probably find yourself with an extensive catalogue of cars. If you are the kind of person to look for a type of car more than a specific model, this can be a headache. And it gets worse when you are looking for a regular Sedan because there…

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The best pickup trucks to buy used

August 22nd, 2022 by

As the pandemic slows down and we are able to do more activities outside and with people, you may be looking for a truck to go to even more places or even for work reasons. So, continuing our “Best of” series, let’s talk pickups. When talking about pickup trucks, we are talking about a big…

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The best-used compact cars from last year

August 17th, 2022 by

As we are halfway through the year, we thought it would be a good idea to look at which cars from last year are the best ones to buy used. The Best Used Cars We will separate this list into parts to give you more info on each and better insight. In urban environments, size…

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Canada’s Luxury Tax Comes Into Effect September 1, 2022

August 11th, 2022 by

The Government of Canada has introduced a new luxury tax on the sale of certain vehicles priced above $100,000. This new luxury tax, proposed as part of Bill C-19, Budget Implementation Act, 2022, No. 1, affects the sale of vehicles manufactured after 2018, which means a lot of used vehicles are unaffected! What is the luxury…

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Road Safety 101

July 30th, 2022 by

Road tripping is one of our favorite vacation activities here at House of car. With summer vacation knocking on every Albertan’s door, we decided to give you some little tips that can make a lot of difference if you are interested in taking to the road for a lovely time. Before you pack the luggage’s…

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The Car For That Road Trip You And Your Friends Keep Saying You Will Do

July 27th, 2022 by

It’s summer!  It won’t be long until we start reading in our friend’s group chat: “You know what we should do? Go to that place we keep telling ourselves we’ll go.” “I’m in!” “Me too!” “So… how are we getting there?” Many different types of cars can be “the one” when it comes to road-tripping,…

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Can You Afford The World’s Cheapest Ferrari?

June 27th, 2022 by

It doesn’t matter if you’re a car fanatic or just don’t care. If you have ever heard of Ferrari, you will surely imagine a sports car of immeasurable beauty and monetary value. For those who haven’t experienced it, there should be a moment where we enjoy the pleasant sensation of accelerating on some road in…

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Sorry, I Can’t Hold Your Hand, I Drive a Manual

June 20th, 2022 by

If you can’t hold your significant other’s hand while driving, why bother learning how to drive a manual transmission car? Nowadays, only 3.6% of the new cars in Canada have a manual transmission. The number makes sense because automatic transmission automatically (duh) adjusts the gears as you speed up or slow down. So again, why…

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Save some serious cash with these fuel-efficient cars

May 20th, 2022 by

Fuel economy is one of the most important factors to consider when buying a new car because it impacts your weekly operating costs. For those who want to spend less on gasoline without forking over big money on hybrid or electric cars, here are some of the most efficient gas-only vehicles. Nissan Sentra: The Nissan…

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