Yesterday, July 1st was Canada Day.
A small album to share with our Canadian and US friends.
The car show took place in Iroquois Ontario Canada, a beautiful little town on the St. Lawrence Seaway.
Enjoy the photos.
Just a few photos to share.
Kemptville is a small but growing town about 1/2 hour drive south of our location in Ottawa.
A very active Car club there, with sponsorship from the local GM dealer.
About 400 vehicles in attendance.
Beautiful weather on Saturday (and a long weekend) encouraged us to take a 3 hour trip in "The Pontiac".
It performed flawlessly, and attracted much attention wherever we stopped.
Also lots of "low fives" from motorcyclists out enjoying the clear blue skies...
Well folks, I sold my 1994 "Crown" last night.
As retirement is just 7 months away, it's time to reduce the number of vehicles I have.
It had just under 60,000 miles, and was pretty much rust free.
It went to a friend in the Canadian Armed Forces that I...
Article courtesy of Ottawa Citizen newspaper
The board of directors of the Central Canada Exhibition Association voted Thursday to cancel Ottawa’s annual summer fair.
“It was decided that the operation of SuperEx would be suspended for 2011,”...
A bitterly cold Jan. 24th morning in Ottawa On, at -22F.
We broke a 41 year-old record.
Hope you enjoy the photo of the 1961 Corvair that completed "1265 icy, brutal miles to win 1st overall in the Canadian Winter Rally"
No doubt about it, winter weather conditions in many parts of Canada can be harsh at times. High windchills, heavy snowfall, blizzards, freezing rain and extremely cold temperatures all pose a hazard to those travelling or venturing outside.
Some parts of...
LONDON - An American businessman bought James Bond's 1964 Aston Martin DB5 for 2.9 million pounds ($4.59 million) at a London auction on Wednesday.
The car driven by Sean Connery in his portrayal of the suave but lethal British secret agent in the...
We hope all Canadian Motortopians have a wonderful Thanksgiving celebration!
The history of Thanksgiving in Canada goes back to an explorer, Martin Frobisher, who had been trying to find a northern passage to the Pacific Ocean. Frobisher's Thanksgiving was...
Sunday Sept 19/10 was a beautiful day in the Ottawa area.
Sunny, and high temperature of about 65 degrees.
So the wife and I got the old Pontiac out of the storage barn and enjoyed a beautiful drive, lasting about an hour.
Hope you enjoy the photos in the...