Category: Vehicles

On the Road, Vehicles

5 Dads Go Wild; Ford Expedition

It has now been more than a month since I took part in the annual 5 Dads Go Wild camping trip. And this year, like last year, Ford Canada provided us with a couple of trucks to get us all safely up to – and back from – Manning Park. Disclosure – the Ford Expedition […]

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The BC Bike Show Weekend

On the weekend I had the opportunity to attend the BC Bike Show at the Vancouver Convention Centre. This event is organized by people who know their supporters – they had a free bicycle valet outside the convention! At the show they had bikes for every segment of the market – including bikes with frames […]

Vehicles

The #5DadsGoWild Ford Explorer Experience

I’m a guy who grew up with trucks. My dad had a truck, both my grandfathers had trucks, and the first vehicle I ever owned was a truck. I love trucks. However, now my lifestyle is not conducive to owning a truck. In fact, I currently drive one of the smallest and least technologically advanced […]

Vehicles

Rad Power Bikes RadRover; Follow Up Video

Now that I have put more than 500 kilometres on my Rad Power Bikes RadRover, I decided to sit down and put together a sort of “top ten list” of my thoughts, observations, and impressions of the bike. Here they are: Please follow and like us:

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The RadRover Flat Tire Adventure

So I got a flat tire on my RadRover – my electric bike.   Just as I was approaching the Sperling Ave overpass near Lougheed I picked up a staple while riding along the Central Valley Greenway on my way into Vancouver. And of course I didn’t have my patch kit or air pump with […]

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The Rad Power Bike Radrover

I’m loving this Radrover bike. It is a beast of a machine! This morning I rode to school and it didn’t take me even five minutes longer than if I drive my car. It might have even been faster. In case you don’t know, the Radrover is an electric bike. It has two options – […]

Vehicles

The Rad Power Bike Rad Rover

I’ve had my new Rad Rover – my electric assisted bicycle – for a couple of weeks now and I have to say “I’m loving it!” This video is from the first couple of days of me riding and getting familiar with my Rad Rover. I now know that the red button on the right […]

Life Musings, Vehicles

The Leaf Experiences Part 2

As I write this blog post I am sitting in the parking lot of the Burnaby Central Secondary school in the borrowed Nissan Leaf while it is charging. I have to admit, I’ve been a little negligent and perhaps a more than a little impatient with charging the car. For example, early yesterday morning I […]