Luxury Cars and Vehicles

Buick adds sportiness to LaCrosse for 2019

LaCrosse Sport Touring is distinguished by monotone exterior treatment

Buick LaCrosse ST features black mesh grille with body-colour surround, body-colour fender vents, 19-inch midnight silver wheels, and subtle rear spoiler. Read More

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FIRST DRIVE: 2019 Jaguar I-Pace aces electric luxury

Grace and space with electric pace Read More

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BWW introduces second-generation 8 Series

BMW M850i xDrive comes 20 years after original 8 went out of production Read More

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Audi Q8 a sportier sport utility

New 5-passenger SUV builds on the function and elegance of the Q7 Read More

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Porsche on mission to create Tesla-rival Taycan

Eurasian-derived name reportedly translates roughly as “lively young horse” Read More

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FIRST DRIVE: 14 developments in the 2019 Lexus ES

7th-gen ES sits on a stiffer, sportier platform and offers an F-Sport

Is the all-new 7th generation of Lexus’ mid-size sedan any quicker, or more agile? Is it better than before? Here are 14 things of note we found out. Read More

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Acura RDX makes public debut at Tour of California

RDX named official team and lead support vehicle of Rally Cycling team

Acura’s 7th year as official vehicle of Rally Cycling (US’s top-ranked continental men’s and women’s cycling program), and will also supply 2018 NSX. Read More

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McLaren Toronto named top global retailer

Woodbridge dealer tops McLaren Automotive’s global network of 86 retailers

Toronto-area retailer outscored 85 other facilities in 31 markets in business performance benchmarks of sales, customer service, aftersales and marketing Read More

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9 ways new Lincoln MKC matches new Acura RDX

New MKC takes on new RDX for battle of the 2019 compact crossovers

With the adoption of the new Lincoln design language, the MKC gets redone for 2019 at the same time as Acura is bringing in a bigger compact 2019 RDX. Read More

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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

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QUICK LOOK: 2019 Genesis G70

Luxury sedan is well-engineered, satisfying to drive, and excellent value

Does North America really need another performance sedan? Genesis thinks it does, and introduced its compact G70 sedan this month in Canada to prove it. Read More

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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

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25 things you need to know about the 2019 A-Class

New-to-Canada luxury compact redefines Mercedes-Benz entry-level

The A-Class enters its 4th generation globally, but its 1st in Canada, where it’s expected to make a significant impact in the luxury compact segment. Read More

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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

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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

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Aston Martin resurrects old DBS name for new flagship

DBS Superleggera completes Aston Martin’s goal of replacing 2-door models

First displayed on 1958's DB4, the name Superleggera in its stylized signature script, will adorn the hood of the new DBS, alongside the hood vents. Read More

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Bugatti telemetry detects car issues in real time

Feature has been available on Bugatti cars since Veyron 16.4 in 2004

About 10,000 signals from parts of the car (including engine, transmission, lights, air conditioning and infotainment) are collected and sent to Bugatti. Read More

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QUICK LOOK: 2018 Range Rover Sport SVR

For people who want an SUV to haul around a race track in record time

575-hp Range Rover Sport SVR will take you around corners at least as quickly as most performance cars, and it will sound just as good while doing it. Read More

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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

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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

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Cadillac CT6 vs. Lincoln Continental

How America’s top luxury sedans stack up against each other

Cadillac and Lincoln have been arch competitors in the American luxury car market since the latter was founded in 1917and their rivalry continues. Read More

Luxury Cars Automotive Reviews Mar 9, 2018, 2:40 AM

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

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Rolls-Royce dredges up Ghosts from its past

Company honours first Silver Ghost with bespoke collection of 35 Ghosts

Signature cue is a sterling silver Spirit of Ecstasy, even though the sculpture wasn’t on The Silver Ghost, having been introduced to the marque in 1911. Read More

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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

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Range Rover ascends stairway to Heaven

Performance luxury SUV became first vehicle to climb to Heaven's Gate

New Range Rover Sport recently negotiated China's Tianmen Mountain Road and finished with a climb up the 999-step 45-degree stairway to Heaven's Gate. Read More

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Ram ramps up luxury with new Laramie Longhorn

Continues design theme of traditionally handcrafted personal luxury items

At its base, Laramie Longhorn is a 2019 Ram 1500, with all the performance upgrades but also with exclusive presentation and content inside and out. Read More

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McLaren race-inspired street car has 10 new owners

Bespoke project created over past year by McLaren Special Operations

Inspired by McLaren 570S GT4, MSO X features high rear wing, track-biased cabin, and unique exteriors echoing famous McLaren race liveries from the '90s. Read More

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QUICK TAKE: 2018 BMW i3s ups the ante for compact EVs

We sample the joys and delicious quirks of BMW’s pure electric hatchback

Price aside, there are no other cars like the four variations of BMW’s i3 and they might be the very best you can get today, for city driving. Read More

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FIRST DRIVE: Buick’s new 2018 Enclave is serenity on wheels

Buick calls the Enclave “attainable luxury,” which is to say it’s not overpriced

If there’s a single word to sum up the new Buick Enclave SUV, just released in its second generation, it would be “serene.” Read More

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Passport opens up the world of Porsche cars

For a monthly fee, Porsche Passport members have access to 22 models

Month-to-month service provides members flexible access on demand to Porsche models, exchanged when they choose and free of mileage restrictions. Read More

Car Nuts Luxury Cars Oct 10, 2017, 10:20 PM

FIRST DRIVE: 2017 Lincoln Continental focuses on luxury

The all-new Continental paces Lincoln’s renaissance as a prestige luxury brand

Lincoln has set its sights on re-establishing the brand as a key player in the prestige luxury segment, with the all-new Continental leading the way. Read More

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FIRST DRIVE: Land Rover’s all-new 2018 Range Rover Velar

Its smooth profile conceals a lush interior, slick technology and impressive capability

At once elegant, comfortable, solid and surefooted, the Velar is the perfect fourth-member addition to the Range Rover family. Read More

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2018 RLX showcases design direction for Acura

Functional features include powertrain refinements developed from the NSX supercar

The 2018 RLX features Acura’s new signature diamond pentagon grille as well as other design cues that showcase the car’s performance capabilities. Read More

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FIRST DRIVE: Refreshed 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

How do you improve on what you already believe to be the finest car in the world?

About 6,500 parts have been revamped for the new model, with the greatest improvements coming in its semi-autonomous driving abilities. Read More

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FIRST LOOK: 2018 Mercedes-Maybach S650 and Pullman

The car for when a Mercedes-Benz S-Class just isn’t opulent enough

In addition to the limo-like S650 model there is a Pullman version that is a true stretch limo, with options that include bullet and bomb-proofing. Read More

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Raonic named Jaguar's latest brand ambassador

Canadian tennis star joins fellow ATP top-10 Andy Murray and Kei Nishikori

World's ATP-ranked number-7 will be working on Jaguar special projects relating to tennis, most notably in Canada, Australia, France and the US. Read More

Luxury Cars Jul 1, 2017, 10:30 PM


Aston Martin offers awesomest Vantage ever

Vantage AMR gets motivation from either 430-hp V8 or a 595-hp V-12

Limited to 300-car production — 100 V-12s and 200 V-8s — the high-performance cars are inspired by the FIA World Endurance Championship racing cars. Read More

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Meet the “Duchess”: A 1941 Cadillac built for a King

This custom-bodied Cadillac is now part of the Plunkett collection near London, Ontario

The “Duchess” is a custom-bodied limousine, built by GM for England’s King Edward after he’d abdicated the throne in 1936 to marry Wallis Simpson. Read More

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BMW Concept 8 Series points to production model

Concept coupe to be unveiled at Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

Exterior combines past and future, immediately recognizable as BMW; interior blends dynamics and luxury, in a tight cockpit with uncluttered IP. Read More

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Jaguar pushes envelope of performance with Project 8

Second collector edition from Jaguar's Special Vehicle Operations (SVO)

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 is Jaguar's most powerful road-legal car ever, with a targeted output of 592 hp from Jaguar’s supercharged 5.0-litre V-8. Read More

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