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L’Estage and Richard clinch 2011 Canadian Rally Championship

Merritt (BC), October 2, 2011.- Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC) and his co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, Nova Scotia) contested the Pacific Forest Rally, the penultimate round of the Canadian Rally Championship, held in Merritt on September 30-October 1, 2011 weekend.  The duo won six of the competitive stages and assured themselves second place overall,Read Full Story

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The Cars and the Stars: The Goodwood Experience

By Mike Tate, on location at Goodwood 2011 The whole Goodwood experience is of course, as expected, like French cuisine well prepared, but very rich and fulfilling and there is little appetite left for desert! But there is more, so leave a little room for the stars. Strolling through the paddock at The Goodwood RevivalRead Full Story

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2011 Ford F-150, with all-new powertrain line-up

Canada’s workhorse truck has been leading the pack for the past 33 years and now ups the ante with four new engines that deliver 20 per cent greater fuel efficiently than the 2010 models. They are a 3.7-litre four-valve Ti-VCT V6  with 302 horsepower and 278 lb-ft of torque; 5.0-litre four-valve dual-overhead cam Ti-VCT V8 Read Full Story

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A Flight of Fantasy: The Goodwood Experience

By Mike Tate–on location at Goodwood 2011 It is not the roar of unrestricted exhausts, the multi-million dollar race cars lined up in the paddock row upon row or the unbridled excitement of the action on the famous Goodwood race track.  Nor is it the magnificent air display or the feeling of a sense ofRead Full Story


Revived Jensen Interceptor to be built in Coventry

The classic Jensen Interceptor sports GT car will be revived next year with the launch of an all-new version. CPP was appointed by the owners of the Jensen name, Healey Sports Cars Switzerland (HSCS) Ltd, to create a successor to the original Interceptor marketed between 1966 and 1976. Click here to continue reading story.  

BCIT Vehicle Restoration Training

Overhaulin’ at BCIT Vehicle Restoration

Did you know that the welding techniques used on modern body panels will not work on older vehicles because of the thicker steels used in the past? That’s just one of the many tips car/light truck enthusiasts will learn in the British Columbian Institute of Technology’s (BCIT) new part-time Vehicle Restoration program. Developed in responseRead Full Story

Kernel Knowledge: One man on a mission to show how ethanol is wrecking your engine

Kernel Knowledge: One man on a mission to show how ethanol is wrecking your engine

To leave one of Ed Syrocki’s standing-room-only ethanol education seminars is to go home amazed, enlightened, and probably a little upset. Syrocki doesn’t just claim ethanol destroys fuel lines, wrecks fuel pumps and clogs accelerators—he lets you see the damage for yourself. Find out why Syrocki is on a one-man grassroots campaign to educate historicRead Full Story

Canadian government investing in Next Generation Auto R&D

The Government of Canada has announced five new projects to be supported by the Automotive Partnership Canada initiative (APC). As a result of these new projects, Canadian drivers will benefit from research into new technologies for the automobile industry that will develop a battery pack thermal management system for hybrid electric vehicles, more efficient systemsRead Full Story

2012 Impreza

2012 Subaru Impreza: More Car for less Money

2012 Impreza 2.0i Limited     While Subaru Canada’s all-new 2012 Impreza will not be available until October 2011, the manufacturer has already announced pricing for the model lineup. The good news—pricing is lower than the previous model at every single trim level. The redesigned fourth-generation Impreza will offer significant enhancements including a refined newRead Full Story

1937 Mercedes

World record price for a Mercedes-Benz sold at auction

1937 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Spezial Roadster, sold for more than $9-million at this year’s RM Monterey auction.       RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house, continued its strong track record in Monterey, California on Saturday August 20, 2011, setting a new world record for a Mercedes-Benz sold at auction.  Additionally, theRead Full Story


Take the Wheel and see the World

There’s something about hitting the road that makes travel come alive, especially when the drive is through some of the world’s most scenic roadways and locales. Road tripping empowers you as a traveller with the flexibility to route—and re-route—your itinerary at any time. Whether travelling with the family, with a group of friends or withRead Full Story

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All-new GS 350 from Lexus

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – Lexus unveiled the all-new GS 350 at a press conference in conjunction with the 2011 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The new 2013 GS combines  styling, precise handling, innovative technology, and a spacious interior. In addition to the GS 350, the 2013 GS 350 hybrid model and an available F-Sport package willRead Full Story


A day of elegance at The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering

Jay Leno discusses the new Bugatti Veyron. Photo credit: Rolex / Tom O’Neal   Starting off the festivities was the official Opening Ceremony on Friday, August 19, initiated by a fly pass by four CJ6 Aircraft, military trainer planes originally designed in 1958 that are still used in ten countries around the globe today. RoamingRead Full Story

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