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News2021 GMC Canyon Gets AT4 Treatment, Refreshed Denali Trim
The new 2021 GMC Canyon was unveiled in the mountains of Colorado today with good news for customers who like to venture off-road: for the first time this midsize pickup will be available in rugged AT4 variant just like the larger Sierra 1500 and Sierra HD . Created with outdoor …
NewsChevrolet Corvette Wins 2020 North American Car of the Year Award
Despite the Detroit auto show moving to June, the announcement of the North American car, SUV and truck of the year once again took place in January, more specifically during a news conference today at the TCF Center. For 2020, a 50-member jury of independent automotive journalists from Canada and …
ElectricHummer’s Electrified Return to be Confirmed at the Super Bowl
Rumours of Hummer ’s return as an electrified truck brand last summer were no joke, it turns out. Sources within General Motors have confirmed to the Wall Street Journal that the company once hated by every environmentalist on the planet will soon rise from the ashes and give its name …
News1968 Ford Mustang from "Bullitt" Sold for $4.4 Million
On Friday the iconic 1968 Ford Mustang GT from the movie Bullitt was sold for $3.4 million USD ($4.4 million CAD) at the Mecum auction in Kissimmee, Florida. Powered by a 390-cubic inch V8 engine, this Mustang painted in the famous Highland Green body colour was driven by the King …
BuzzThis Special-edition Subaru Forester Has a Dubious Acronym
Automakers sometimes choose vehicle names that sound funny or weird in certain languages, but it’s not like they do it on purpose. This time, it’s different. At the Singapore Auto Show this week, Subaru presented a number of concepts and modified cars including one that’s officially known as “Forester Ultimate …
NewsHonda Civic Type R Gets Sharper and More Refined for 2020
As reported last fall, the 2020 model year brings several changes to the Honda Civic lineup. Following the sporty Si models and the entry-level Civic Hatchback , the fearsome Civic Type R receives a few updates of its own. The world premiere took place yesterday at Tokyo Auto Salon in …
NewsBMW Says Gasoline Engines Will Live for 30 More Years
The new decade getting under way will be marked by widespread adoption of hybrid and fully electric cars, raising serious questions about the fate of conventional vehicles. Ironically, the same week BMW announced a plug-in hybrid variant of the X1 and X2 small crossovers (Canadian availability has yet to be …
NewsTesla’s Stock Market Value Trumps GM and Ford Combined
Tesla is on a bit of a roll these days. With a 4-percent increase yesterday, the company’s stock hit a record high with a market capitalization of $88 billion USD. Believe it or not, people, that is $2 billion above the combined stock market values of General Motors ($49 billion) …
NewsStripped-down Porsche 718 T Models Finally on Sale in Canada
Just like it did with the 911 , Porsche is now adding a lighter, more driver-focused model to its entry-level sports cars. With the 2020 718 Boxster T and 718 Cayman T, pure driving pleasure is what matters the most. The cars were initially announced in December 2018, so Canadian …
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