About DriverMod

Canadian car culture is a thriving community. Between ludicrous rally racing, to parking lot stance culture, track days, time attack, drift competition, and even humble weekend auto-crosses, there is no doubt that we have something special. DriverMod was started with a commitment to produce exciting, professional journalism, showcasing everything that makes our community awesome.


Phillip Oliveira – Founder / Lead Writer / Photographer

Autocross and track day enthusiast, with an unhealthy obsession with his 2.4l Ecotec-swapped Mazda Miata. 

Andrew Oliveira – Founder / Lead Editor

Writer, bookworm and car-less soul. He spends time between his writing entertaining his cat Atticus.

Mike McGugan – Consultant / Web Design / Editor

An extraordinarily fast driver with a knack for web design. Owns an Infiniti G37.

Milan Svitek – Photographer/Writer

Skilled photographer and mechanically inclined driver from Europe.

Tyler Leblanc – Producer

The guy with the microphone in your face.

Special Thanks

While all of us have managed to build the site to what you see today, there’s countless people who helped out behind the scenes. For everyone who lent us their time (and sometimes their cars), who gave us advice and helped spread DriverMod around the interwebs:

Samee Motiwala

Dave Biagoni

Christopher Kennealy

Rajan Thiru

Veina Wang

Brandon Woods

Andrew Zhang

Matthew Atienza Gugins

Randy Sparre

Ennio Cellucci

Mike Oliveira

Chris Palmer

Dave and Pete from Speed Academy for letting us invade their site with guest content, and for their support!

Everyone at Track Day, Bro! and #TORONTOCARSPOTTING for helping to spread the word.