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NewsPorsche Launches the Panamera GTS
Like death and taxes, the arrival of the GTS edition for the second-generation Panamera line was a certainty, and we can expect one for the recently redesigned Cayenne as well at some point. The 2019 Porsche Panamera GTS and GTS Sport Turismo offer a sportier appearance, unique suspension settings and …
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New ModelsA New Aston Martin Hypercar on the Way
Even before starting to produce the Valkyrie, as well as the Valkyrie AMR Pro, the first two hypercars of the English brand, a third one has been confirmed. Baptised 003 for now, this car should arrive on the market at the end of 2021, and should be equipped with a …
NewsChevrolet Announces Pricing for the 2019 Silverado 1500
We now have an idea of how much the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 will cost, which has been thoroughly redesigned and will soon be on sale. The Silverado 1500 Work Truck Double Cab 2WD will get a base MSRP of $35,000 before freight and delivery charges of $1,795. Then comes …
News2019 Jeep Renegade: New Engine, New Styling
Introduced for the 2015 model year, the subcompact Renegade is getting some changes in order to remain competitive, now that it has more competition than ever with the recent launches of the Nissan Qashqai and Hyundai Kona . The biggest news is the arrival of a turbocharged and direct-injected, 1.3-litre …
News2019 Ford Ranger: Power, Torque and Towing Capacity Announced
Ford has just released some more technical information on its Ranger pickup that will hit the North-American market later this year. And it’s already touting class-leading payload and towing capacities. The midsize 2019 Ford Ranger will be equipped with a turbocharged 2.3-litre four-cylinder engine that will develop 270 horsepower and …
NewsPorsche 911 Speedster to be Offered in 2019
Last June, Porsche celebrated the 70th anniversary of its sports cars by introducing the 911 Speedster Concept , designed to focus above anything else on delivering a pure driving experience. Painted silver and white, it boasted a chopped windshield and shor…
BuzzSmyth Performance Transforms Cars into Pickup Trucks
Back in 2012, after creating Factory Five Racing and co-founding Local Motors, Mark Smith established a small conversion-kit company in Wareham, Maine called Smyth Performance . His first project was to convert an Mk4 (1999-2005) Volkswagen Jetta sedan into a pickup truck, and sell the kit to consumers seeking an …
NewsThe 2019 BMW i3 Will Boast Greater Range
BMW’s fully electric car will once again benefit from a bigger-capacity battery, which will boost its driving range by about 30%, according to the manufacturer. Thanks to its 42.2-kWh battery pack, the i3 should be able to boast a maximum driving range estimated at 246 kilometres, compared to the 2018 …
New Models2019 Audi RS Q3: On its Way to North America
The RS variant of the second-generation Q3 is apparently headed over to North America, and will pack the 400-horsepower, 2.5-litre turbocharged inline five-cylinder engine lifted from the TT RS and the RS 3. It will be the first high-performance variant of the Q3 available on our shores, as the previous …
News2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country: This is it!
Earlier this year, Volvo unveiled its latest V60 wagon. Inevitably, Volvo is now releasing a Cross Country version of that same vehicle. Visually, this is essentially the same stunning compact wagon as its sister, but the car gets a 75-mm ride height bump and added body cladding, traditional accessories on …
NewsExclusive The Mercedes-AMG A 35 is Confirmed for Canada!
Last week, we showed you a potential AMG version of the all-new Mercedes-Benz A-Class , a super-powerful and very yellow German hot hatchback, just the way we like them. Sadly, Mercedes-Benz also told us that the car wouldn’t be sold in Canada. Turns out it will. According to one of …
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