Ford GT supercar to be built in Canada

In addition to winning the 2015 Canadian Utility Vehicle of the Year with their Ford F-150, the manufacturer continues to make headlines with the announcement that the recently-revealed Ford GT super car will be built in partnership with Multimatic in Markham, ON. The result? We can actually say the GT will be “Made in Canada.” Power for the GT comes from ...

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Ford F-150 named 2015 Canadian Utility Vehicle of the Year

Toronto, ON — For the second time in its long history, the Ford F-150 has earned Canadian Utility Vehicle of the Year honours. Based on votes from over 70 members from the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC), the F-150 beat out finalists from Porsche (Macan S) and Subaru (Outback). The announcement was made this morning on media day at the ...

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Subaru Legacy wins 2015 Canadian Car of the Year

Toronto, ON — The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) announced the Subaru Legacy as the winner of the 2015 Canadian Car of the Year this morning at the Canadian International Auto Show. The Legacy wrestled the award from another mid-size sedan—the Mazda6—which earned top honours last year. “In the past year, Subaru sold a record number of vehicles and celebrated a new ...

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Scenic Route: 2015 Porsche 911 Targa 4 Review

Whistler, BC — As a longtime British Columbian and Vancouverite, I have to say that while the Olympics did a lot of good for our Province and city, the road “improvements” it provided weren’t necessarily all that; not for enthusiast drivers, anyway. For the aptly-named Sea-to-Sky highway between Vancouver and Whistler used to be one of those driver’s roads you ...

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“RS” moniker returns for 2016 Ford Focus

When the Ford Fiesta and Focus ST hatches debuted a year apart from each other, it was great for us North Americans. We were finally going to get some affordable performance love from the Blue Oval. After all, the Europeans had been getting the spiciest Ford products this side of the Mustang or GT for quite some time, with North ...

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Nissan Juke NISMO RSnow makes tracks in Sweden

Not content to let Ken Block have all the fun with his snow track-equipped Ford F-150 Raptor, Nissan has taken a similar approach—with an altogether different vehicle. We all know the Juke; that strange little urban utility vehicle that stands hardly any taller than a Volkswagen Golf hatch, has insect-like daytime running lines and rear haunches that look like a ...

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