AJAC 2009 Canadian Car ...

The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) has wrapped up its 2009 Canadian Car and Utility Vehicle of the Year testing session, known as TestFest. Held in Niagara on the Lake, the event culminated on October 24, 2008 with the naming of 14 segment winners who will now go onto...

BMW X6 Crossover

Crossover vehicles are perhaps the fastest growing segment of the automotive market. Typically, this marries an SUV body to a car-based platform. What if the reverse were true? Welcome to the new 2008 BMW X6. The X6 is officially labeled as a Sport Activity Coupe, a pretty sleek 4-door...

2008 BMW M3

Crank the new BMW M3 to life and its bassy burble resonates with a meanness that says business. Blip the gas pedal (or the eight individual throttle butterflies to be exact), and the ensuing crescendo might have been inspired by Beethoven’s 1812 overture – it is a siren so purposeful...

2007 Canadian Car of th...

The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) held their annual Canadian Car of the Year awards ceremony on November 21, 2006 and named the 2007 Car of the Year winners in each class of vehicle. Toyota won four of the 13 categories with the Toyota Camry – best new family car...

BMW announces X3 Sports...

BMW Canada has announced that the extremely popular and successful X3 Sports Activity Vehicle will arrive in retailer showrooms in the fall of 2006 as a 2007 model with new drivetrains, significant exterior styling enhancements and premium interior refinements. The 2007 BMW X3 will be...

2006 BMW 7 Series first...

Entering its fourth year, BMW’s flagship 7 Series is getting a mid-cycle makeover. While the cosmetic upgrades are subtle – a reworked face with a taller hood line and larger kidney grilles, freshened headlights, new taillights and stronger-looking side sills along with a redefined...

2006 BMW 3 Series previ...

After a serpentine two and a half hour drive I arrive at the Circuito Albacete racetrack. The new 3 Series saloon – as they call sedans in Europe – is already crackling from the heat in its engine, brakes and exhaust, but the best is yet to come. After negotiating a platoon of...