Alternative Energy Vehi...

Highlighting the growing number of hybrid, Electric EV or Hydrogen powered cars coming to market, the 2016 Toronto Auto Show featured a full slate of the industries offerings. On display were: Acura RLX Sport Hybrid The 2016 RLX Sport Hybrid is Acura’s flagship sedan and is equipped...

2014 BMW i3 first drive

The 2014 BMW i3 is a plug-in electric four door hatchback that’s ideal for urban commutes. An optional gas powered 2 cylinder 650 cc range extender recharges a depleted battery and gives the i3 a potential range of 300 kilometres. On battery power alone, the i3 can travel up to 160...

BMW presents i8 superca...

Although it seems like no automaker in the world can build a top level sports car nowadays with it being a hybrid, BMW decided to start a new division that would focus on electric mobility. The flagship model of the “i” brand, the i8, was presented formally at the 2013...

Mercedes Benz launches ...

Its getting harder for import brands to compete in the compact CUV/SUV market with traditional luxury brands encroaching on their territory. Audi current offers the Q3 and BMW has the X1. Mercedes has launched another option in this competitive segment with the introduction of the all-new...

2008 BMW M5

I have to say that it was with a mixture of fear and excitement that I picked up a 2008 BMW M5 for a week long test drive. Colleagues had warned me of the prospect of having a police officer yank my driving privileges at the side of the road. The fourth version of this revolutionary sedan...

Intel and BMW announce ...

MUNICH, Germany, Dec. 15, 2005 – Intel Corporation and the BMW Group today announced a comprehensive partnership that includes technology, co-marketing and Intel’s sponsorship of the BMW Sauber F1 Team. As part of this agreement, Intel technology will be deployed throughout the BMW...

Canadian Car of the Yea...

TORONTO (Ontario) December 6, 2005 — Consumers are the real winners with the 2006 AJAC Canadian Car of the Year (CCOTY) awards that were announced today.  The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) revealed ten Car of the Year category winners during a press conference...

AJAC 2008 Car of the Ye...

The Automotive Journalist association of Canada has announced the category winners for its annual Car of the Year awards. General Motors dominated the event, held at the Toronto Congress Centre on December 4, 2007, collecting 4 awards.  GM representatives (from left) Natalie Nankil, Tony...