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Hagerty releases interesting North American collector car data trends

Tom Cochrane said it best: “Life is a highway, I want to ride it all night long.” More that ever, these lyrics are ringing as Canadians rediscover the love, and passion of the drive amid COVID-19 restrictions lifting. During these unprecedented times, the driving experience has transformed from commuting to being a source of freedom,Read Full Story

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Ford’s Co-Pilot 360 technology now includes hands-free driving, over-the-air updates and more

Ford Co-Pilot 360 Technology—a comprehensive collection of available driver-assist features—now includes Active Drive Assist, which allows for hands-free driving on more than 160,ooo kilometres of divided highways in Canada and the U.S. Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver’s attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle. It does not replace safeRead Full Story

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Maserati’s Nettuno engine adopts F1 technology for a road car

Maserati’s new Nettuno engine will be the beating heart of its much-anticipated MC20 super sportscar that will make its world premiere in September 2020. The unit was designed at Maserati’s Modena facilities: the Maserati Innovation Lab on Via Emilia Ovest, the workshops on Via Delle Nazioni (Maserati Corse’s historic base) and developed at the EngineRead Full Story

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Electrify Canada arrives in British Columbia with ultra-fast electric vehicle charging stations.

Electrify Canada arrives in B.C. with ultra-fast electric vehicle charging stations

  Electrify Canada, established in July 2018, is announcing nine new electric vehicle (EV) fast charging station locations in British Columbia, projected to open throughout 2020. The first station, located in the city of Merritt, marked the company’s official debut in western Canada when it opened to the public in May. Electrify Canada’s stations will beRead Full Story

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Richard Johns in an Austin Seven.

In Memoriam: Richard Johns

Richard Johns (June 21, 1934-May 26, 2020) It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Richard Johns, on Tuesday May 26, 2020 after an extended hospital stay. Richard was an entrepreneur – his Richmond, B.C., auto parts business, Coast Import Auto Supplies, has been in operation for more than 50 years and isRead Full Story

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When award-winning pizza and classic cars form a partnership

London’s coolest, and quirkiest, classic and supercar destination Duke of London – based in Brentford, West London – recently opened a new Neapolitan-style pizzeria in partnership with multiple award-winning pizzeria Santa Maria Pizzeria, inside their pastel pink, automotive-themed warehouse space, which is home to an vast and eclectic collection of rare and exotic classic cars and motorcycles. ARead Full Story

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2021 MINI Countryman, featuring a newly updated design, along with enhancements in technology and equipment offerings.

New MINI Countryman for Model Year 2021

The 2021 MINI Countryman features a newly updated design, along with enhancements in technology and equipment offerings. Most importantly, it retains MINI’s “fun-to-drive” character and design that makes it instantly recognizable as MINI. As the largest and most versatile member of the MINI model family, the new 2021 MINI Countryman offers individual flair in theRead Full Story

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Rainbow-themed winner of Bentley Mulliner Bacalar design contest.

This is not your father’s Bentley

A recent online competition for Bentley colleagues and their families to design their own Bentley Mulliner Bacalar resulted in a beautiful rainbow-themed winner. The extremely rare and exclusive Barchetta-style Bacalar relaunches coachbuilding at Bentley Mulliner, and while real-world production is limited to just 12 cars, anyone is able to imagine their dream specification from Bentley’sRead Full Story

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Alfa Romeo’s heritage content package celebrates 110th anniversary

In preparation of Alfa Romeo’s 110th anniversary, to be officially celebrated on June 24, 2020, the brand is launching a comprehensive heritage package that highlights key moments in its illustrious history. Headlining the heritage package is an interactive e-book, which spans from the brand’s very beginning in 1910, when the first A.L.F.A., the 24 HP, wasRead Full Story

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Hagerty’s Nigel Matthews presents automotive manufacturer Intermeccanica May 27, 2020

Hagerty’s own esteemed concours judge and Global Brand Ambassador, Nigel Matthews, invites you to an online presentation of the automobile manufacturer Intermeccanica. Founded in Torino, Italy, in 1959 by Frank Reisner Intermeccanica is still in business today located in New Westminster, British Columbia.  Nigel will take you on a tour of the company’s beginning andRead Full Story

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Expertly restored ‘Wayne 50’ illuminating showcase gas pump with Super Shell one-piece cast globe, Shell side decals, and glass shelving. Sold near the top of its estimate range for $17,220

High-octane petroliana set the pace at Morphy’s $1.2M Gas & Oil auction

It pays to advertise, but investing in rare oil and gas company advertising signage pays even better. That’s the conclusion that can be drawn from Morphy Auctions’ May 13-14, 2020, Automobilia & Petroliana sale in Pennsylvania, which achieved US$1.2 million in sales—20 per cent more than the overall low estimate. “Market prices are stronger thanRead Full Story

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