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Detroit's Crossover Concepts: Lexus LF-1 Limitless & Nissan XMotion

Detroit's Crossover Concepts: Lexus LF-1 Limitless & Nissan XMotion

Detroit, MI - Concept cars are an auto show favorite and the 2018 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit is no exception. Two concepts of note come from Lexus and Nissan; both hint…
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New 2018 Dodge Charger: 13 Things You Need To Know
By Amee Reehal
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Auto Show Coverage

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2018 Detroit Auto Show: The Big Debuts

We hit the 2018 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) media day to see what’s good. Here’s what I found.

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10 World Debuts from 2017 LA Auto Show All Available Next Year

We check out 10 major global premieres from the floor of the 2017 LA Auto Show. Best part? They’ll all be going on sale next year in 2018.

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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.

Car Guide

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Electric Vs. Hydraulic Steering: Here’s How It All Works

While the switch from conventional (hydraulic) power steering to electric is a more subtle change for the average driver than,…

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Winter Woes: 7 Easy Tips to Clean and Protect Your Vehicle During the Cold Months

Winter has no love for your car. But fight back with these 7 easy tips to protect and clean your vehicle during the cold months.

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Winter Preparedness: 5 Tips to Get Your Vehicle Ready for the Frigid Conditions

Avoid being stuck out in the cold and on the side of the road. Here are 5 tips from experts to ensure your vehicle is ready this winter.

Our take on motor-fuelled features and stories – from travel and adventure to interviews, show coverage, motorcycle features and more. If you’ve got an interesting story idea or something we should cover, drop us a line anytime.

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Electric Vibes: Formula-E Racing Series Hits the Streets of Montreal
By Russell Purcell
Chevrolet
Chevy Road Trip to the TELUS World Ski & Snowboard Festival (WSSF) 2011

Celebrating it’s Sweet Sixteen this year, the 2011 TELUS World Ski & Snowboard Festival (WSSF) recently wrapped up in Whistler. Running…

By Amee Reehal
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Chat with Chris Green: Porsche GT3 Cup Racer and McLaren Ambassador

We chat with Porsche GT3 Cup racer Chris Green about his racing background and his (sweet) role as brand ambassador for McLaren and Pagani Canada.

By Benjamin Yong
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Forkless! The 1993 Yamaha GTS1000 Explored New Technologies

Forkless: 1993 Yamaha GTS1000 explored new technologies

By Greg Williams
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Classic Charm, Modern Muscle: 1977 Toyota Celica Turbo Tuned to Perfection

Old-school charm with some serious modern love, this 1977 Toyota Celica Turbo gets a Mercedes-Benz throttle body, Alpine audio, and an HKS turbo timer, to name just a few upgrades.

By Amee Reehal

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Lifestyle-inspired exclusive features and news from the world of motors.

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Pirelli Unveils Its Coveted 2018 Calendar Shot by British Photographer Tim Walker

Pirelli reveals the 2018 Calendar in New York today. Now in its 45th edition, this year’s calendar takes on Alice in Wonderland.

By Amee Reehal
November 10, 2017

Gear

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.

Make sure to check out our weekly GEAR FOR THE ROAD Series. Every Friday.

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The Military Duffle Bag by WP Standard: Road Worthy with Vintage Style
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Gear for the Road #36: Dec. 29, 2017

A slick watch paired to the popular Tread multi-tool strap, the TrailKey beer growler for cold, carbonated ale for on the go, and the KeyKlip key organizer that’s slim, stylish, and super functional.

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Gear for the Road #35: Nov. 24, 2017

New gear this week includes the lightweight Ojai Jacket by Taylor Stitch, the covert Rollpack Stealth by Haven & Florin, and The BOSS cooler.

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Gear for the Road #34: Nov. 17, 2017

This week: the Igloo Party Cooler for the portable party, the multifunction Lil Trucker Survival Axe, and Staresso Espresso Coffee Maker.

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Superbike: Owner Connects with his 1973 Kawasaki Z1 900

The owner of this 1973 Kawasaki Z1 900 motorcycle finally connects with his machine. Some folks are pretty impressionable —…

By Greg Williams
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Saturday Morning Special: A 2001 Buell X1 Lightning Café Racer Feature

Saturday Morning Special – A 2001 Buell X1 Lightning café racer built in five glorious months

By Greg Williams
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This Restored 1972 Laverda 750 SF is Sublime in Lime

Calgary motorcycle guru John Whitby restores this 1972 Laverda 750 SF instead of fabricating a custom café racer or dual-purpose machine.

By Greg Williams

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Adventure Vehicles

22 Best & Most Badass Off-Road Vehicles, SUVs, and Adventure Machines of 2017
By Amee Reehal
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BMW Motorcycles
Ultimate Travel Machines: New BMW F 750 GS & F 850 GS Redesigned for 2018

After 10 years, BMW’s popular mid-class travel enduros are completely redesigned. Release date set for Spring 2018.

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Chevrolet Colorado
Chevy Builds the Ultimate Colorado ZR2 with the Off-Road AEV Concept

Built for SEMA with help from Michigan-based American Expedition Vehicles, this Colorado ZR2 is built for uncompromising adventure seekers.

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Overland
The 760hp X-Raid by Ares Design is a G-Wagon Reimagined

Based on the G63 off-roader, the X-Raid by Ares Design will traverse cliffsides and reach 250km/hr on the highway, all for close to US$700k.