Aston Martin Recalls Cars for Door Lock Issues

Do you know someone who owns an Aston Martin? If you do, consider yourself lucky and ask for a ride; these are exceptional machines that deserve to be enjoyed. However, Transport Canada just published a warning for the locks and the door mechanism. On every single DB9 produced between 2009 and 2015 as well as […]

2017 Toyota C-HR: a Glimpse of the Cockpit

Some time ago, we presented images of Toyota’s new urban SUV, the C-HR. The automaker initially planned to bring it to the U.S. and Canadian markets under the Scion banner, but after announcing the termination of the brand, the little utility vehicle will wear a Toyota badge. Like in the rest of the world. The […]

And the 2016 Engine of the Year is…

The results for 2016 Engine of the Year, an annual award given by Engine Technology International Magazine, are in. A vast selection of powerplants were entered, and the winners have been announced in 12 different categories. Here are the winners: Less than 1 litre : Ford’s turbocharged 1.0-litre three-cylinder 1.0 to 1.4 litres : PSA Peugeot Citroen’s […]

Ferrari LaFerrari Spider: No Roof, No Problem!

This probably won’t come as a surprise, but Ferrari just unveiled a convertible version of its most powerful supercar ever: here is the Ferrari LaFerrari Spider. Spider isn’t actually the finished name: Ferrari hasn’t announced the official name yet. After hearing rumours during the last months, the fact that this car existed was confirmed by […]

A Glimpse of the New BMW 5 Series

We’ve been waiting a long time for the new-generation BMW 5 Series to appear, and it seems like it’s finally coming along. However, the German manufacturer is using the midsize luxury sedan to develop a new fully automated, optical measuring cell concept. A robot arm on each side of the cell is fitted with two […]

Cadillac adds Carbon Black Sport Package to 2017 ATS and CTS

A new trim package called Carbon Black will be available on select versions of the 2017 Cadillac ATS, in both coupe and sedan body styles, as well as the 2017 Cadillac CTS. On the ATS Luxury and Premium Luxury editions, the Carbon Black sport package adds a black chrome grille, black side window mouldings, body-coloured […]

You Can’t Have a 2016 Ford Focus RS

We only wish we were kidding. The Focus RS has done the rounds on the web for the better part of a year now, and as both the hype and the anticipation grew, potential buyers began salivating and placing orders. For lovers of hot hatchbacks and hooning, the Focus RS is a dream come true, […]

Audi virtual cockpit replaces a traditional instrument panel

Audi is seeking to innovate the good old driver instrument panel by replacing conventional needles with modern screen technology. Called Audi virtual cockpit, this configurable interface first appeared in the 2016 Audi TT, and will make its way into various other of the brand’s products, such as the new-generation A4. The digital cluster consists of […]

A Sportier Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid for Japan

The 2016 Subaru Crosstrek is an affordable, versatile compact crossover that’s well suited to the rigours of our Canadian winters, and is a popular model in the brand’s lineup. However, the Crosstrek Hybrid version isn’t as interesting, with its rather high $30,495 MSRP and marginal fuel economy improvement. The 148-hp, 2.0-litre engine is supported by […]

Fiat Chrysler ending car production in U.S.

The company may be called Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, but by early next year, it won’t be making automobiles in the U.S. Instead, Fiat Chrysler’s U.S. plants will be focusing entirely on pickups and SUVs for the Ram and Jeep brands. Fiat Chrysler is winding down production of theChrysler 200 and Dodge Dart and will primarily […]