Autos: News

Ferrari Museums Sets Visitor Record

Friday  22:36,   15 december 2017
Wheels.ca

The popularity of the Ferrari Museums continues to grow, hitting a record of more than 500,000 visitors from the start of the year to November, an increase of 12 per cent compared to the same period last year. As such, the previous record[...]

Dodge Launches Digital Garage

Friday  20:23,   15 december 2017
Wheels.ca

<p>Dodge Garage, a digital content hub and premier destination where muscle car and race enthusiasts can hang out to get the latest on all things Dodge, SRT and Mopar is up and running.</p>Dodge Garage curates content from across hundreds of[...]

Possible Mazda RX-9 Mule Caught Testing

Friday  20:22,   15 december 2017
MSN

This could get[...]

Will Self-Driving Trucks Steal Jobs?

Friday  20:22,   15 december 2017
MSN

It's not quite a yes or no answer.I recently spoke with Chuck Price, the vice president of product for TuSimple, a startup that is developing technologies for self-driving trucks. I asked Price what he'd tell someone concerned about safety and[...]

Mini Brand Gets Revised Logo for 2018

Friday  20:21,   15 december 2017
MSN

New badge quietly debuted on Mini Electric conceptMini has actually shown this badge already on the Mini Electric concept that debuted this year in Frankfurt. In addition to quietly previewing Mini's new logo, that concept showed off a heavily[...]

Volvo autonomous driving in the family way

Friday  20:21,   15 december 2017
Autofile

Two families sign up for Volvo Drive Me autonomous driving projectAs part of the program, the families — the Hains (parents Alex and Paula, both 45 years old, and daughters Filippa and Smilla, 17 and 14, respectively) and the Simonovskis[...]

Tesla Model S shooting brake design images revealed

Thursday  17:19,   14 december 2017
Autoblog

A design-forward conversion of a design-forward electric car.We also now know the name of the designer behind the project: Niels van Roij, a London-based Dutch car designer who has worked on projects including the Future London Taxi and, eight years [...]

Mercedes says goodbye to diesel in North America

Thursday  17:19,   14 december 2017
Driving.ca

Rather than the result of a scandal, it could be due to improper fuel south of the borderVehicle manufacturers must submit product information to the appropriate governing regulatory body – in the U.S., it’s the NHTSA, in Canada, it’s Transport[...]

New Mercedes-Benz G-Class to carry on styling tradition

Thursday  17:18,   14 december 2017
Autofile

Teaser images show thoroughly modern interpretation of classic interiorThe company released images of the new G-Class interior, being careful to not reveal too much of the exterior. But when you think about it, the G-Class has retained its high,[...]

Hyundai Elantras Recalled Over Brake Pedal Stop Pad

Wednesday  17:24,   13 december 2017
autoTRADER.ca

Transport Canada is issuing a recall on 2013 and 2014 Hyundai Elantra models. On some of those cars, an issue with the brake pedal could cause problems with the brake lights or when shifting out of park. The problem is the brake pedal stopper. The[...]

Volkswagen teases new generation Jetta

Wednesday  17:24,   13 december 2017
Autofile

Teaser GIF at Volkswagen Canada consumer site shows various highlightsWe don’t know that we trust one or the other to be a better indication of the upcoming car, since they look a bit different (and even though you can’t see either one clearly[...]

Apollo IE Hypercar Spotted On The Road For The First Time

Wednesday  17:24,   13 december 2017
motor1

The new Intensa Emozione has been tearing up the streets of Hong Kong.We’ve seen this brief 13-second spy footage from Hong Kong, which shows the IE lighting up its tires around the tightly packed streets of the Chinese-run territory. It seems the[...]

2019 Mustang GT500 Leak Suggests Supercharged 5.2-liter V8

Wednesday  17:23,   13 december 2017
motor1

It'll also likely have a massive set of brakes.The leaks paint an interesting picture about the new engine. A blurry image of a powertrain document from Ford specifically mentions a 5.2-liter supercharged Mustang GT500. A photo also shows the[...]

New Ford Mustang Bullitt Possibly Caught in the Wild

Wednesday  17:23,   13 december 2017
Motor Trend

We desperately want this to be realA few days ago, in the Facebook group "Chicagoland Petrolheads and Car Spotters," member Tony Zaleski Jr. posted five photos of a Mustang that sure looks a lot like a Bullitt. It's green, missing the GT's rear[...]

Ford Ranger FX4 Spied With Production Body

Wednesday  17:22,   13 december 2017
motor1

Expect to see the small pickup sometime in 2018.Spied in FX4 trim, the Explorer-like grille is clearly distinguishable underneath the mesh covering. Small portions of the production headlights and taillights can also be noted. The taller ride[...]