AUTO NEWS: a first image of the new BMW Z4 concept set to be unveiled this week

The new-generation BMW Z4, BMW’s entry-level roadster that has been somewhat forgotten in recent years, will be presented as a concept at the Pebble Beach Elegance Contest on Thursday. This new BMW Z4 was developed with Toyota and many believe it will share several components with the next Toyota Supra. It goes without saying, therefore, that the automotive world is ...

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CAR HISTORY: the first ticket was given in 1896

Almost all motorists have received a ticket at some point or another in their lives. It’s never pleasant, and we could argue for a long time about how effective they are in reducing the speed of drivers in too much of a hurry. In general, we will obey posted speed limits for a few minutes following our ticket before climbing ...

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CAR NEWS: FCA to be acquired by the Chinese?

The Chinese are in the market to make further automotive acquisitions worldwide. North America remains very attractive but the local Chinese carmakers have yet to make strides with we highly demanding car buyers. FCA may very well become the gateway to the American dream from the Chinese as the American car company has been for sale for a while. In ...

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CAR NEWS: Almost all Canadians claim to be good drivers

It appears that Canadian drivers are quite proud of their driving skills, with 95% of them saying they are good drivers in a recent study conducted by Belairdirect. On the other hand, 93% of respondents say they adopt certain dangerous driving behaviors. These contradictory results come from a study of 1,551 Canadian motorists 18 or older. Respondents were also able ...

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TECH: Nissan’s ProPilot system

Car manufacturers are continually trying to develop the new technology or the new system which will give a competitive advantage to its models. It is the quest for the next big thing that leads to vehicles that can now park themselves, that can brake if a pedestrian suddenly appears, and that can also keep you in your lane on the ...

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CAR NEWS: 2017 MINI Countryman Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick

The all-new MINI Countryman still satisfies the aesthetics that MINI has been known for however this 2017 Countryman has been re engineered in order to keep up with the BMW Group’s highest standards for vehicle safety and performance. Press Release The all-new 2017 MINI Countryman, the biggest, most adventurous MINI ever, has earned a TOP SAFETY PICK award by the Insurance ...

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