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2018 Vancouver Motorcycle Show

Friday  16:25,   19 january 2018
Driving.ca

The gloomy weather of late might not conjure up thoughts of riding, but this weekend’s Vancouver Motorcycle Show will help get you in the mood for spring and two-wheeling. Billed as ‘British Columbia’s ultimate power sport show’ the[...]

Lexus Open To The Idea Of LFA Successor

Friday  16:25,   19 january 2018
motor1

"So you're telling me there's a chance?"Between December 2010 and December 2012, Lexus assembled a total of 500 LFAs and 10 percent of the production was reserved for the hardcore version equipped with the Nürburgring Package.[...]

BMW to charge annually for Apple CarPlay, which is insane

Thursday  18:20,   18 january 2018
CNET

Most automakers give it out for free, but not BMW. That would be too easy.At the 2018 Detroit Auto Show, BMW North America's tech product manager told The Verge that the automaker plans to shift Apple CarPlay infotainment support from a one-time fee [...]

Exclusive Spy Shots Suggest 2019 Jeep Wrangler Pickup Truck Will Still Have Fold-Down Windshield

Thursday  17:04,   18 january 2018
MSN

Seeking the truth in a Los Angeles Burger King parking lot.The automotive world is focused on the three new pickup trucks unveiled at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit this, but the real action is 2,000 miles away in sunny[...]

Workplace EV Charger Incentives Announced in Ontario

Thursday  17:03,   18 january 2018
autoTRADER.ca

Ontario is adding workplace incentives to help get more electric vehicle infrastructure installed at businesses around the province. Ontario Minister of Transportation Steven Del Duca announced the Workplace Electric Vehicle Charging Incentive[...]

Report: Kia Telluride Concept Heading to Production

Thursday  17:03,   18 january 2018
MSN

Large three-row crossover will slot above SorentoThe Kia Telluride Concept will be heading to production according to a new report from Australia's Motoring. During a round table discussion with Australian media at the 2018 Detroit auto show, Kia[...]

Mitsubishi Dealers Want A Pickup Truck In the U.S.

Thursday  17:02,   18 january 2018
motor1

Next Outlander Sport crossover also set to shrink. While sedans and coupes are off the table, there’s one model that Mitsubishi’s U.S. dealers desperately want: a pickup truck. Research Research New Used New & Used Make Model [...]

Mercedes EQ C: first pictures of future all-electric Model X rival

Thursday  17:02,   18 january 2018
Autocar

Puurpose-built EV from Mercedes will launch next year with twin-motor setupMercedes is testing the EQ C, its first all-new electric model, in the Arctic Circle, offering our spy photographers a chance to capture an unfinished prototype during[...]

McLaren Christens New Factory, Ferrari Talks EVs and SUVs

Thursday  17:02,   18 january 2018
autoTRADER.ca

McLaren marked a new factory yesterday with donuts in the new McLaren Senna. While at the same time, the CEO of Ferrari talked about plans for an SUV and a possible electric supercar. McLaren Automotive inaugurated a new facility that will build[...]

Mid-Engined Corvette May Not Show Up Until 2019

Thursday  17:01,   18 january 2018
motor1

The 2019 Detroit Auto Show could be home to the supercar's debut.We had high expectations for Chevrolet at this year's  Detroit Auto Show. Alongside the debut of the new 2019 Silverado, rumors circulating on the web suggested that we might[...]

FCA To Replace The Grand Caravan With A Smaller Chrysler Van

Thursday  17:01,   18 january 2018
autoTRADER.ca

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) boss Sergio Marchionne says the Dodge Grand Caravan will likely go away, but will be replaced by another minivan. That's according to the folks at Allpar.com, who were listening in when a journalist at the North[...]

Say Hello To The New Mercedes CLA In First Spy Shots

Wednesday  21:26,   17 january 2018
motor1

Rumor has it the next CLA will take after the AMG GT concept in terms of design. The current CLA is the most affordable way right now to get behind the wheel of a shiny new Mercedes sedan. That will change later this year when the U.S.-bound A-Class [...]

Chevy Silverado 1500 Diesel Engine Will Be Built in Michigan

Wednesday  21:26,   17 january 2018
MSN

Production of the new Duramax engine could begin as soon as this year.Chevrolet confirmed during the Detroit Auto Show that the all-new 2019 Silverado 1500 pickup truck will be available with a diesel engine, something we haven’t seen in a full-size [...]

Vancouver EV maker wins innovation award at CES

Wednesday  21:26,   17 january 2018
Driving.ca

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Canadian auto manufacturer Electra Meccanica has been awarded the Automotive Innovation Award at the Consumer Electronics Show for its new Solo electric vehicle. “It is an honour to receive the Automotive Innovation Award from IHS[...]

2019 Volkswagen Jetta Not Coming to Europe

Wednesday  17:30,   17 january 2018
Motor Trend

China will get the mechanically similar SagitarFor those of you in Europe looking forward to getting a 2019 Volkswagen Jetta, you're out of luck. VW says there are no plans to offer the new compact sedan in the European market since it has been[...]