Auto Shows and Car Shows

Rolls-Royce enhances privacy in its Phantom

Privacy Suite for Phantom features visual, audio, communication features

Electrochromatic glass separates front and rear cabins, while an intercom allows communication between them; sound insulation keeps conversations private. Read More

Luxury Cars Auto Shows Aug 31, 2018, 10:30 PM

Ferrari debuts its lightest, most powerful Spider

Ferrari 488 Pista Spider is the Prancing Horse's 50th convertible Read More

New Cars Auto Shows Aug 29, 2018, 1:15 AM

25 takeaways from the 2018 Pebble Beach Concours

Pebble Beach’s Concours d’Elegance may be world’s most prestigious car show Read More

Auto Shows Classic Cars Aug 28, 2018, 7:00 PM

Bugatti unveils $7.5 million track-only Divo

Limited production car (40 units to be made) shifts attention to handling Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Motor Sports Aug 27, 2018, 10:30 PM


Future classics on display at Hampton Court Palace

One-off Rolls-Royce joined by limited run Aston Martin and McLaren models Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Aug 16, 2018, 2:30 AM

Hyundai concept shows new design direction

Hyundai says design language exploits 4 fundamental car design elements

Le Fil Rouge takes Hyundai away from “fluidic sculpture” and into “Sensuous Sportiness,” which will drive design for the company’s entire model range. Read More

Future Cars Auto Shows Jul 24, 2018, 2:30 AM

Honda explores turning Civic into a pickup

One-off Civic Type R Pickup Truck created by specialist engineering team

Codenamed Project P, it was modified and developed from a pre-production version of the Civic, using the same mechanicals as the production Type R. Read More

Future Cars Auto Shows May 25, 2018, 2:30 AM

Genesis Essentia makes public appearance at Cannes

Electric GT supercar concept had world premiere at New York auto show

Penned as a classic GT, the Essentia Concept follows many modern supercars, with a lightweight carbon-fibre monocoque and a battery-electric powertrain. Read More

Future Cars Auto Shows May 19, 2018, 2:30 AM


Kia shows off new Niro EV ahead of Paris Motor Show

EV version identical to current hybrid with unique grille, front fascia

New-gen powertrain uses 39.2 kWh lithium polymer battery to offer 240 km of range, with option to move up to 64 kWh battery pack and 380 km range. Read More

Green Cars Auto Shows New Cars May 8, 2018, 2:30 AM

Mercedes-Maybach puts SUV-slant on luxury

Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury combines DNA from SUV and sedan

Mercedes says the design combines comfort and strength of both models (such as SUV’s command of the road seating) while keeping brand’s traditional cues. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Luxury Cars Apr 25, 2018, 2:30 AM

Volvo S90 concept adds new senses to luxury mix

S90 Ambience Concept focusses on rear-passenger comfort and well-being

Aimed at Chinese market, S90 Ambience Concept executive sedan redefines luxury with 7 visual themes, synchronized with premium audio and bespoke scents. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Luxury Cars Apr 24, 2018, 2:30 AM

Buick unveils electric concept in China

All-electric Envision bears little resemblance to current Buick models

Technological features include a head-up display that seems to project on the entire windshield, making navigation route an augmented reality feature. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Green Cars Apr 18, 2018, 2:30 AM


Ford hybrid delivers a greener shade of blue

Hybrid quicker to 160 km/h than Ford’s long-serving Crown Vic police car

Ford’s Police Responder Hybrid has earned thumbs-up in independent police vehicle testing by the Michigan State Police and the Los Angeles Police Dept. Read More

Volvo honours wagon heritage with futuristic V60

Power comes from turbocharged 4-cylinder or turbo and supercharged four

New station wagon is based on Volvo’s Scalable Product Architecture (SPA), which it shares with the award-winning XC60, and members of the 90-Series. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Mar 31, 2018, 1:00 AM

Toyota mounts 3-faceted attack with RAV4

Toyota rolled out 3 distinct versions of all-new compact ute in New York

All three versions provide more interior space, with the Hybrid's cargo bay now just as spacious, since the battery now resides under the rear seat. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Mar 29, 2018, 5:00 PM

Maserati debuts the fastest Levante SUV ever

Top-of-the-line Levante Trofeo gets power from 3.8-litre Twin-Turbo V-8

Unique features include lower front fascia and rear bumper, more aggressive side vents and 22-inch forged aluminum wheels - largest ever on a Maserati. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Luxury Cars Mar 29, 2018, 1:30 AM


Volvo XC60 is World Car of the Year for 2018

Winners in six World Car Award classes were revealed at New York Auto Show

The World Car Awards winners were determined by an international jury of 82 distinguished automotive journalists from 24 countries around the world. Read More

Auto Awards New Cars Auto Shows Mar 28, 2018, 2:00 PM

Volkswagen Tanoak may be putting down pickup roots

Full size four door pickup concept not yet planned for production

Named after a tree species from the US Pacific coast, the pickup concept is based on an extended wheelbase version of the recently introduced Atlas SUV. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Mar 28, 2018, 9:35 AM

Nissan announces all-new Altima in New York

All new midsize sedan to feature variable-compression turbo and AWD

Nissan says 2019 Altima carries on recent developments in expressive styling, uplifting interiors, powertrain development and drivetrain enhancements. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Mar 28, 2018, 9:00 AM

Mazda unveils new CX-3, hints at new Mazda3 Sport

CX-3 compact crossover gets exterior, interior and powertrain updates

Due in production in 2019, a compression-ignition gasoline engine aims to improve efficiency by 20-30%, as Mazda aims to cut CO2 emissions 50% by 2030. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars New Cars Mar 28, 2018, 9:00 AM


Kia stings the luxury market with new K900

Completely redesigned new-generation large sedan reimagined in every way

Stately and dignified exterior, beautifully crafted cabin, sophisticated ride performance and extensive safety systems highlight second-gen luxury sedan. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Luxury Cars Mar 28, 2018, 7:00 AM

Cadillac goes big on small SUV with new XT4

2019 XT4 slots beneath XT5, becoming Cadillac's new entry-level utility

Crossover finds itself in the middle of subcompact and compact segments, rivalling Audi Q3, BMW X1 and X3, Lexus NX, Lincoln MKC and Mercedes GLA and GLC. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Mar 28, 2018, 2:00 AM

New Lincoln Aviator swoops into New York

Aviator production preview promises Lincoln hallmarks of beauty, elegance

New SUV debuts Smartphone key technology, allowing owners to start and drive the vehicle, and control various functions through common Smartphone-apps. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars New Cars Mar 27, 2018, 8:05 PM

Honda offers fresh Insight at New York show

Third-generation of hybrid car will be in showrooms in summer 2018

Positioned between Civic and Accord, pricewise, all-new Insight combines design refinement of premium sedan with fuel economy of a subcompact hatchback. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Mar 27, 2018, 1:30 AM


Toyota to present the Matrix reloaded at NY show

Corolla hatchback drops all monikers as it comes to market in summer 2018

Built on Toyota’s New Global Architecture (TNGA), new hatchback is lower, wider and longer than its predecessor, with larger, more powerful 4-cyl engine. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Mar 24, 2018, 1:30 AM

Cadillac CT6 takes aim at German competition

2019 CT6 V-Sport is first V-Performance version for new full-size sedan

At the centre of its V-family DNA is a hand-built and clean-sheet 4.2-litre twin-turbo V-8 producing 550 hp and class-leading 627 lb-ft of torque. Read More

New Cars Auto Shows Mar 21, 2018, 9:00 AM

Sky's the limit for Audi autonomous vehicles

Pop.Up Next a 2-seat cabin that can be coupled to a wheel base or a drone

Audi, airplane-maker Airbus and engineering and design firm Italdesign, have teamed up to create an electric micro-car that can soar above the traffic. Read More

BMW shows off upcoming M8 in concept form

Concept M8 Gran Coupe conveys coupe performance in sedan bodystyle

Long hood and short rear deck create a classic dynamic stance, and a long wheelbase hints at stability while providing ample legroom for cabin occupants. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Mar 9, 2018, 4:30 AM


Work trucks put on a show in Indianapolis

Truck debuts shun the lights of Geneva for the heartland of America

Among the large rigs from companies such as Navistar and Kenworth, are light truck introductions from Chevrolet, Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan and Ram. Read More

Auto Shows Commercial Vehicles Mar 8, 2018, 1:00 AM

19 images of the form and fancy of Geneva

A look at the most exotic and wildly different at the Geneva Motor Show

Annually, in the Swiss city on Lake Geneva, the Geneva International Motor Show displays 100s of exotic and wildly different vehicles in two giant halls. Read More

Auto Shows Car Nuts Mar 7, 2018, 9:15 PM

Smart EVs to become first Mercedes EQ models

Electric Fortwo coupe and cabriolet only Smart models sold in Canada

The Smart EQ models (which also includes Forfour not sold in North America) will be joined next year by the EQC (based on Mercedes-Benz’s concept EQ). Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Green Cars Mar 7, 2018, 3:30 AM

World Car Awards announces ‘Top Three in the World’

Top-three finalists in six World Car Award classes revealed at Geneva auto show

Winners of the 2018 World Car Awards in six classes will be revealed at the opening of the New York International Auto Show on March 28, 2018. Read More

Auto Shows Auto Awards New Cars Mar 6, 2018, 7:40 AM


Volvo’s Samuelsson is first 'World Car Person of the Year'

Volvo Group president and CEO is the first to receive prestigious new award

New World Car award, presented at the Geneva International Motor Show, is intended to recognize the most worthy individual in the industry, worldwide. Read More

McLaren offers $500k appearance package on $1.3M Senna

Carbon Theme adds glossy carbon fibre body, Carbon Black Alcantara inside

Body’s 67 panels take almost 1,000 hours to produce, with Solar Yellow and Laurel Green cues in tribute to legendary Formula 1 champion Ayrton Senna. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Luxury Cars Mar 1, 2018, 11:30 PM

Lexus compact crossover to be introduced in Geneva

Presumably meaning Urban Crossover, Lexus UX will be built on new platform

Badges on the bottom of rear doors and on the hatchgate indicate new crossover will be a hybrid, maybe called UX 250h and available with F-Sport package. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Feb 28, 2018, 2:30 AM

Porsche updates street legal GT3 RS

2019 911 GT3 RS features track-capable chassis and high-revving engine

New GT3 RS features most powerful non-blown engine ever in a street-legal 911, full suite of aerodynamics, and race-inspired suspension and interior. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Feb 24, 2018, 9:30 PM


Is GM’s Firebird III the most spectacular concept car ever?

General Motors’ Firebird III is a glimpse into the future from 60 years past

General Motors’ Firebird III may well be the most spectacular concept car ever, not just because of its radical appearance but also its engineering. Read More

Future Cars Auto Shows Feb 22, 2018, 12:30 PM

VW to introduce its EV Vizzion in Geneva

Vizzion sedan will be fourth member of Volkswagen's I.D.line of EVs

Premium sedan will measure 5.11 metres long, use two electric motors (one on each axle) for a total of 225 kW, and get 665 km from its 111 kWh battery. Read More

The Toronto Motorcycle Show

What better time than winter to whet your appetite for the riding season

Whether you own or are looking for a motorcycle, want some new gear, or need some rider training, a day at the bike show is a day well spent. Read More

Motorcycles Auto Shows Feb 19, 2018, 6:35 PM

Ram introduces Canadian-exclusive 1500 Sport

5.7-litre Hemi 2019 Ram 1500 Sport has unique exterior and interior cues

Available on Quad Cab and Crew Cab models, Ram 1500 Sport features blackened exterior trim cues and badging, an all-black interior and custom options. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Feb 18, 2018, 9:30 PM