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New 440-hp Porsche Macan Turbo Exclusive Performance Edition Revealed

Arriving early 2018, the Porsche Macan Turbo Exclusive Performance Edition builds on the most powerful derivative in the model line.

By News Editor
October 20, 2017
New Cars
Going Off-the-Grid with the 2018 Range Rover Velar in the Cali Desert
By Kelly Taylor
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Auto Show Coverage

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6 Best Concepts and Future Cars from the Frankfurt Motor Show Preview Day

Some of these concepts from Frankfurt will see the time of day. Others? Not so much. Either way, we’re fans of future vehicles.

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Top 7 Debuts from 2017 New York Auto Show: The Everyday Vehicles

Most powerful SUV ever to a compact 5-door, the 2017 New York International Auto Show had plenty of debuts as expected. Here’s our Top 7.

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In Pictures: The 2017 Vancouver International Auto Show Kicks Off

We hit the show floor at the 2017 Vancouver International Auto Show in search of the best. From North American debuts to the badass customs.

Car Guide

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10 Winter Car Storage Tips

Our 10 winter car storage tips to ensure your baby rests peacefully during the cold months, and ensure she starts back up come spring.

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When’s the Best Time to Buy a New Car?

Getting the best price on a new car is all about timing. When’s the best month to get a great deal? Ideal day of week? We break it down.

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Disc Brakes Vs Drum Brakes: The Differences & In-Depth Infographic

Both do the same critical thing: stop your vehicle. But there are major differences between disc brakes vs drum brakes. We explain in-depth.

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Electric Vibes: Formula-E Racing Series Hits the Streets of Montreal
By Russell Purcell
Product Reviews
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The Extang Solid Fold Tonneau Cover – Engineered Simplicity

By Russell Purcell
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Mad Cow: A Crazy 475-hp 1998 Acura Integra GS-R

This 1998 Acura Integra GS-R is one crazy beast, boasting 475-horsepower from its 1.8-liter, 4-cylinder, 16-valve engine.

By Amee Reehal
Culture Features
Cruising Key West on a 2014 Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special

Escaping winter’s wrath, writer Dustin Woods jumps on a 2014 Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special and heads to Key West. Smart move, dude.

By Dustin Woods
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Review: Handpresso Auto E.S.E. Portable Espresso Machine

Have you longed to brew a cup of coffee in your car? Yep, us too.

By Chris Davies


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9 Most Expensive Vintage Chevy Trucks Sold at Barret-Jackson Auctions

Old-school pickups are rivalling muscle cars at the Barret-Jackson auctions. And vintage Chevy trucks are leading the way, including these 9.

By Amee Reehal
October 19, 2017


Having the right gear these days is imperative — really, it’s that important. But we’ve got you covered, curating and featuring the latest in motor-inspired and adventure gear. With our full product reviews in the mix.

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Travel Well: 3 New Bags for the Perfect Weekend Escape
By Gear Editor
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Road Gear: Mark II NATO Green Xeno Jacket by Jago

Made in England, Jago’s Mark II NATO Green Xeno jacket is a waterproof cotton canvas commissioned for Spitfire pilots and Everest climbers.

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Good Reads: ‘911 LoveRS’ a Book for Porsche Lovers

The first comprehensive homage to the Porsche R and RS models, ‘911 LoveRS’ by publisher Delius Klasing, delves into real life stories.

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Weekend Essentials #32

Latest gear for the weekend, including the P01 Wallet, the efficient BioLite FirePit, highly functional pants by EDP, and a Defender D110.

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Motorcycle Features

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Heirloom Indian: Grampa’s 1940 Indian Sport Scout Comes Home To Play

A 1940 Indian Sport Scout Stays in the Family When father and son Terry and Chad Murphy want to remember…

By Greg Williams
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The Unicorn is Down: MadJap Kustoms Mythical Chopper

Down But Not Out as MadJap and Jesus Imposter Resurrect a Mythical Chopper There’s a unicorn, a rainbow and Jesus.…

By Greg Williams
Classic Motorcycles
This 1965 Motobi Motorcycle is the Family Jewel

1965 Motobi – The motorcycle itself is far from memorable, but the memories are something else.

By Greg Williams

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Adventure Vehicles

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The New Rezvani Tank Can Be Yours for US$178,000
By News Editor
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Shelby Baja Raptor: The Most Insane 2018 F-150 Raptor Yet?

Shelby unveils their latest off-road creation with the new $116,815 US Baja Raptor getting major upgrades to the suspension, power, & looks.

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Dream Camper: Volkswagen’s Super-sized California XXL Concept

Unveiled today at IAA, the California XXL concept is a larger version of the existing California camper van built on VW’s Crafter platform.

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All-Terrain Champ: Land Rover’s New 525-hp Discovery SVX Adventure SUV

With increased ground clearance & new off-road dynamics, Land Rover’s new 525-hp Discovery SVX is the all-terrain SUV fans have yearned for.