Autos: Research

The Jaguar XJ is Approaching 50. What’s Next?

Thursday  17:53,   02 november 2017
Automobile

As a child growing up in 1970s and 80s, I have fond, vivid memories of spotting Series 2 and Series 3 Jaguar XJs gliding down American roads. And boy were they smooth. My first ride in the gracefully designed British luxury sedan didn’t disappoint.[...]

Which Is Best, Four-Wheel Drive Or All-Wheel Drive?

Wednesday  19:31,   01 november 2017
motor1

One type of 4X4 system excels off road, while the other is best for boosting traction while traversing slick or snowy roads.Fresh from its service as a "General Purpose" vehicle during World War II, the original Jeep and its assorted offspring would [...]

Ares X-Raid is a 760-Horsepower Makeover of the Mercedes-AMG G63

Wednesday  16:27,   01 november 2017
Automobile

Ares Design couldn’t wait to get their hands on the next generation G-Wagen, so they made their own version. Former Lotus honcho, Dany Bahar owns the Italian coachbuilder. The company describes its new Ares X-Raid as “a rare and head-turning piece[...]

Tire Experts Explain Winter Tire Secrets

Tuesday  21:53,   31 october 2017
autoTRADER.ca

Here at autoTRADER.ca, we’ve been proponents of winter tire use since winter tires were invented. And it seems that Canadian drivers are finally catching on. A survey by the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada shows double-digit increases in[...]

Audi A7 Sportback Features Mild Hybrid Technology

Tuesday  21:52,   31 october 2017
Wheels.ca

<p>The A7 Sportback represents the new Audi design language to a great extent and delivers on the design promise made by the prologue studies.</p>The four-door coupe sets standards in the luxury class when it comes to progressiveness. It[...]

Tire Experts Explain Winter Tire Secrets

Tuesday  21:51,   31 october 2017
autoTRADER.ca

Here at autoTRADER.ca, we’ve been proponents of winter tire use since winter tires were invented. And it seems that Canadian drivers are finally catching on. A survey by the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada shows double-digit increases in[...]

How Many Pumpkins Fill a Chevrolet SUV?

Friday  19:11,   27 october 2017
Wheels.ca

<p>Chevrolet has compared the 2018 Chevrolet SUV line-up on the basis of pumpkin carrying capacity just in time for Halloween.</p>GMPartsOnline.net looked at the cargo capacity of each of Chevrolet’s five new SUVs on the basis of pumpkin[...]

2018 BMW X2 First Look: Not So Fastback

Friday  17:07,   27 october 2017
Motor Trend

It’s been about two years since we first saw a disguised BMW X2 prototype on the road. Since then, it’s been teased relentlessly and even caught essentially undisguised. Today, though, BMW officially revealed the X2. Unlike the other evenly numbered [...]

First Look: 2018 Honda Gold Wing

Thursday  19:26,   26 october 2017
Driving.ca

Tourer is now smaller and lighter but delivers big on comfort, performance and technologyActually, that should have read that Honda has shrunk the Gold Wing(s). Honda, realizing what just about everyone else in the motorcycling world already knew,[...]

The Freakish 3-Wheel Yamaha Niken Sportbike Looks Unbelievable

Thursday  19:25,   26 october 2017
Jalopnik

Yamaha brought something interesting for the Tokyo Motor Show, and it’s a bizarro three-wheeler sportbike. Surely it’s too early for it to be some sort of elaborate April Fool’s joke, right? The bike is called the Yamaha Niken, and it looks like it[...]

Shattering Sunroofs Becoming More Common

Thursday  18:21,   26 october 2017
autoTRADER.ca

Shattering sunroofs are becoming increasingly common, according to a report by Global News. In recent years, sunroofs have gone from small panels, often still steel, to increasingly large glass panels. But as the size and number of sunroofs has[...]

2019 Audi A7 Sportback: Generation Two

Thursday  18:21,   26 october 2017
MSN

When the Audi A7 arrived on the market, it immediately stood out with its striking and unique design. Particularly at the rear with its resolutely exotic styling, and while beauty is in the eye of the beholder, the first generation of the A7 will[...]

New Porsche 911 Carrera T is the Lightest 911

Thursday  18:20,   26 october 2017
autoTRADER.ca

Porsche is expanding the 911 lineup again. This time it's a lighter car with a manual transmission, shorter final drive, and increased performance. Plus it brings back a classic model name. The Carrera T calls back to the original 911T of 1967.[...]

Odd Couple: 2016 Toyota Prius vs 2000 V12 Century

Tuesday  17:25,   24 october 2017
autoTRADER.ca

This isn't the silliest thing I've ever done – but it's close.&nbsp;This isn't the silliest thing I've ever done – but it's close. On one hand, we have Toyota's ubiquitous hybrid eco-pod, now reclothed to look like some sort of[...]

Yellow Is The Color Of Money When It Comes To A Car's Resale Value

Friday  18:45,   20 october 2017
Forbes

Brightly colored vehicles tend to bring more money at trade-in time than dark shades and monochromatic tones, according to a study of used-car transactions.Yellow-painted cars, like this brightly-hued Chevrolet Camaro, tend to bring in higher[...]