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McLaren reveals Speedtail; delivers first Senna

Speedtail meant to evoke images of hyper-velocity and streamlined design

Businessman David Kyte took his new Senna on a drive from the McLaren Technology Centre to the Circuit Paul Ricard for a McLaren Experience track-event. Read More

New Cars Luxury Cars Car Nuts Jul 29, 2018, 2:25 AM

Technology analyzes driver emotional state at Goodwood

“Empathic AI” mapped running scores of participants’ emotional responses Read More

Auto Technology Motor Sports Car Nuts Jul 28, 2018, 2:30 AM

20 odd trucks to celebrate Ugly Truck Day

July 20 is annually celebrated to recognize ugly trucks, vans and SUVs Read More

Classic Cars Auto Awards Car Nuts Jul 20, 2018, 2:30 AM

Behind the scenes at the Honda Indy Toronto race

Canada’s “Eh” Team finishes third and fourth in Toronto IndyCar race Read More

Car Nuts Motor Sports Jul 18, 2018, 7:40 AM


Range Rover climbs to glory on two wheels at Goodwood

Range Rover Sport SVR shatters existing Guinness World Record by 30 seconds Read More

Motor Sports Car Nuts Jul 16, 2018, 10:30 PM

Mercedes recreates land-speed-record car that never did

T 80 was designed by Ferdinand Porsche to attempt to surpass 600 km/h

Chassis, cockpit are original but the space frame, onto which the body attaches, was built new, and the DB 603 aircraft engine is from a later series. Read More

Classic Cars Car Nuts Motor Sports Jul 14, 2018, 2:45 AM

VIDEO: Ford goes deep underground with Fiesta ST

Part of Ford’s performance-driven series Europe’s Greatest Driving Roads

Ford took the Fiesta ST performance hatchback to a top-secret location at one of Europe’s largest salt mines to film a new commercial called Undertrack. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Jul 11, 2018, 2:30 AM

FIRST DRIVE: 18 things of note with the Lamborghini Aventador

Latest, greatest Lambo brims with modern tech, still channels Countach spirit

The Lamborghini Aventador continues the Countach tradition, generating 740 horsepower and, in new Roadster guise, it asks more than half a million dollars. Read More

Automotive Reviews New Cars Car Nuts Jul 7, 2018, 10:30 PM


PHOTO GALLERY: 18 great images from the NY-to-NS Great Race

2018 vintage-car rally covered 3,500 km from New York to Nova Scotia

What began in 1983 as a plan to race pre-World War II automobiles from Los Angeles to New York, the Great Race has morphed into an annual event. Read More

Classic Cars Motor Sports Car Nuts Jul 4, 2018, 1:25 PM

Commemorative Ford Mustang GT to debut at Goodwood

Eagle Squadron Mustang GT co-created by drifting champ Vaughn Gittin, Jr.

Eagle Squadron Ford Mustang GT pays tribute to American fighter pilots who served in the Royal Air Force, based near Goodwood, during World War II. Read More

Future Cars Car Nuts Jun 30, 2018, 2:30 PM

Nissan digs for gold with Italdesign GT-R prototype

Collaboration commemorates 50th anniversaries of both GT-R and Italdesign

Unique Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign is based on production GT-R Nismo’s crisp exterior and interior, and then designed, engineered and built by Italdesign. Read More

Future Cars Car Nuts Jun 29, 2018, 10:30 PM

These ‘All-American’ cars are made in Canada!

They’ll be subject to a 25% tariff for American buyers if Trump’s auto threat materializes

Are Americans ready to pay the 25% tariff President Donald Trump threatens to impose on these ‘All-American’ icons made in Canada? Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Car Nuts Jun 26, 2018, 12:55 PM


An Inside Look at the Cars of the Petersen Automotive Museum

VIDEO: Check out one of the most valuable automotive collections in the world.

Do you love cars? Check out our video showing some of the rare cars found inside of the Petersen Automotive Museum. Read More

VW tests out new Jetta GLI engine at Bonneville

Modified Jetta to attempt to break class-record 335.503 km/h on Salt Flats

Volkswagen is confident the EA888 2.0-litre direct-injected turbocharged 4-cylinder engine can power the car to a record speed in excess of 335 km/h. Read More

Motor Sports Car Nuts Jun 22, 2018, 10:30 PM

Ferrari makes bespoke 488 for racing clients

Piloti Ferrari 488 Pista is the latest of Ferrari’s Tailor Made program

Design is tribute to car driven to the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship Drivers’ and Manufacturers’ titles by Alessandro Pier Guidi and James Calado. Read More

Car Nuts Motor Sports New Cars Jun 15, 2018, 10:30 PM

Ford on track for improved Shelby GT350

New car sticks to Carroll Shelby's original formula for racetrack success

Ford Performance derived inspiration from road racing programs around the world to improve 2019 Mustang Shelby GT350 looks, performance and drivability. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Jun 13, 2018, 1:45 AM


Great Race to finish off in Nova Scotia on Canada Day

2018 vintage-car rally begins in Buffalo June 22 and finishes in Halifax

More than 110 vintage cars and trucks will make 3,800-km trek, with 17 stops in New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. Read More

Classic Cars Car Nuts Motor Sports Jun 4, 2018, 6:00 AM

Bugatti creates a new model for young enthusiasts

LEGO model of 2-year old Chiron a refined, intricate rendition of supercar

LEGO Technic Bugatti Chiron, a 1:8 scale, 3,599-piece model, features W-16 with working pistons, deployable rear wing and 8-speed paddle-shift gearbox. Read More

Car Nuts Commercial Vehicles Jun 2, 2018, 2:30 AM

QUICK LOOK: 2018 McLaren 720S is not subtle

Cars like the McLaren 720S require drivers with experience and ability

In world of expensive supercars, brands need something to make them stand out. McLaren is going for style and performance, usually a costly combination. Read More

Automotive Reviews Car Nuts May 29, 2018, 1:35 AM

9 iconic models that became their own marques

When a model shows growth potential, it sometimes needs to branch out

Throughout history, legendary auto makes have created legendary models, such as Beetle, Corvette and Supra. Sometimes, those models need their own space Read More

Classic Cars Car Nuts Auto Industry May 28, 2018, 2:30 AM


Ford enhances new Raptor for smarter off-roading

Changes include adaptive suspension, off-road cruise control, new seats

Raptor philosophy is that a high-performance off-roader requires much more than superior power; it needs superior suspension prowess to handle the power. Read More

New Cars Off Roading Car Nuts May 27, 2018, 2:30 AM

Camry Hybrid tops class in One Lap of America

Three Camrys entered legendary rally to dispell "vanilla" misconceptions

Racing contingent was made up of three teams, driven by engineers from Toyota’s US manufacturing plants, running a Camry XSE, Camry SE and Camry Hybrid. Read More

Car Nuts Motor Sports May 14, 2018, 2:30 AM

New M5 Competition is BMW's most powerful sedan ever

Competition designation to become specific trim at top of M model ranges

TwinPower Turbo 4.4-litre V-8, generates 617 hp at 6,000 rpm and 553 lb-ft or torque from 1,800-5,860 rpm, to accelerate to 100 km/h in just 3.5 seconds. Read More

New Cars Luxury Cars Car Nuts May 10, 2018, 2:30 AM

Jaguar offers taxi-ride around Nürburgring

Jaguar Race Taxi ride around Nordschleife costs €199 per lap

Jaguar offers 1-lap ride of famed race circuit aboard an F-Type SVR or XJR575, with a professional driver and a commemorative in-car video for keepsake. Read More

Car Nuts Motor Sports May 9, 2018, 2:30 AM


Volkswagen to debut new GTI flagship at Worthersee

Volkswagen GTI TCR is street legal version of TCR series racing Golf GTI

GTI TCR 2.0-turbo engine makes 285 hp, which is 65 more than the “ordinary” GTI’s and 84 fewer than racing car’s, plateauing between 5,000 and 6,800 rpm. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts May 5, 2018, 2:30 AM

Aston Martin makes waves with submersible project

Aston Martin is partnering with Triton Submarines on Project Neptune

Submersible is designed to carry three (including a pilot), dive to depths up to 500 metres and have a sprint speed in excess of 5 knots (9.26 km/h). Read More

Car Nuts Luxury Cars May 3, 2018, 7:30 AM

McLaren celebrates sales milestone

5,000 cars sold in North America in 6.5 years, nearly 25% of that in 2017

North America is McLaren’s biggest market, accounting for more than a third of global sales through a network of fewer than two dozen retailers. Read More

Car Nuts Car Buying May 2, 2018, 2:30 AM

Subaru celebrates 30 years of STI with limited editions

Production-run limited to 500 versions of WRX STI Type RA and BRZ tS

Founded in 1988, Subaru Tecnica International (STI) forwards Subaru’s motorsports ventures and develops performance parts for its production vehicles. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Apr 3, 2018, 2:30 AM


11 Cars Stars at The Peterson Museum "Hollywood" Gallery

Let’s take a look back in time at some of these famous “car” stars.

Automobiles play a large part in all of our lives, on and off screen. Not only do they make us memories, they make film history by becoming some of the most notable props ever featured on film. By Allie Marsh Read More

Classic Cars Car Nuts Mar 30, 2018, 1:30 AM

21 1-liners from Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

If you could say just one sentence about a car, what would you say?

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee is about Jerry Seinfeld picking up a famous person in a vehicle and driving to an eating establishment for coffee or a meal. Read More

Auto Industry People Car Nuts Mar 25, 2018, 4:30 PM

Jeep unveils Easter Rally concept lineup

Concepts fashioned off Wrangler and Renegade; one is refurbished classic

Five of seven concepts are based on off-roading Wrangler, modified for off-roading and fitted with accessories from Mopar and Jeep parts catalogues. Read More

Future Cars Car Nuts Mar 21, 2018, 1:15 AM

Ford encourages Mustang buyers to go for the green

New colour arrives just in time for St Patrick's Day and upcoming Spring

Need for Green joins Mustang colour palette that also includes new Velocity Blue and Dark Highland Green (for 2019 Bullitt to commemorate 1968 film). Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Mar 17, 2018, 2:30 AM


California dreaming in 2019 Ford Mustang convertible

Appearance package for GT pays tribute to original California Special

New 2019 California Special GT convertible is marked with trademark fading side stripe, blacked out grille and signature script badge inside and out. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Mar 13, 2018, 2:30 AM

Dodge salutes colourful past with new exterior treatments

B5 Blue, Plum Crazy added to palette, Shakedown adds unique stripes

Shakedown package is a tribute to the 1971 Dodge Shakedown Challenger, B5 Blue and Plum Crazy were originally offered in 1969 and 1970, respectively. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Mar 11, 2018, 3:30 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

Jeep officialy attains "Cult" status

Jeep brand honoured at annual Gathering held by Society of Cult Brands

Jeep received recognition for 2018, along with other brands such as Beats by Dr. Dre, Gatorade, Jack Daniel’s, PlayStation and Snickers, among others. Read More

Auto Awards Car Nuts Feb 26, 2018, 10:30 PM


Lotus makes fastest and final 3-Eleven

Limied edition 3-Eleven 430 is marque's quickest street-legal car ever

Fitted it with a 430-hp supercharged 3.5-litre V-6, lightweight sports car will launch to 100 km/h in 3.2 seconds and reach top speed of 290 km/h. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Luxury Cars Feb 20, 2018, 10:30 PM

70 Years of Porsche celebrated at Toronto auto show

Iconic models on display trace the marque’s rich heritage through seven decades

Porsche is celebrating 70 years of building iconic sports and racing cars with a special exhibit at the 2018 Canadian International Auto Show. Read More

Auto Shows Classic Cars Car Nuts Feb 18, 2018, 9:35 AM

GALLERY: 20 auto technologies older than you may think

Some of the latest auto technologies were just slow to develop

Day by day, it seems cars are getting increasingly sophisticated with new technologies added every model year. Read More

Auto Technology Car Nuts Feb 15, 2018, 10:30 PM

Meet the new BMW M5 – the ultimate stealthy sport sedan

The M5 carves twisty, undulating roads with surgical precision and exquisite ferocity

The sixth-generation BMW M5 super sedan is the first M car to feature all-wheel drive and a conventional automatic gearbox and it doesn’t disappoint Read More

Car Nuts New Cars Dec 12, 2017, 1:30 PM