Audi S8 offers high end...

Audi is now becoming the Audi-able. Owners of Audi A8s and S8s are going high end by choosing the 1000-plus watts Bang and Olufsen Advanced Sound System. The system, which includes 14 speakers, is finding its way into every fifth A8 or S8 Audi. At last count, more than 3,000 units of the...

2008 Audi R8 named Car ...

In an early morning press conference at the opening of the Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto, the Audi R8 was declared the 2008 Canadian Car of the Year by the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC). The Audi R8 beat eight other “best new” category winners,...

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...

2008 Subaru B9 Tribeca ...

Subaru has revealed a redesigned B9 Tribeca at the 2007 New York Auto Show. According to Katsuhiro Yokoyama, President, Chairman and CEO of Subaru Canada, Inc. “new 2008 Tribeca is the result of feedback we received from customers”.  In other words, the controversial front grill has...

2008 Dodge Challenger t...

On the eve of the 2007 Canadian International Auto Show, DaimlerChrysler Canada head honcho Reid Bigland confirmed that the 2008 Dodge Challenger will be manufactured at the company’s Brampton, Ontario assembly plant. The all new Challenger is to be unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show in...

2008 Dodge Challenger g...

Chrysler used the backdrop of NASCAR’s Pepsi 400 at Daytona Beach to make it official – the Dodge Challenger will go into production for 2008. Citing unprecedented public interest, Chrysler Group President and CEO Tom LaSorda, pointed out the rapid “concept to production” cycle,...

2008 Chevy Malibu named...

At the opening of the 2008 North American International Auto show, tradition dictates that the annual Car of the Year and Truck of the Year are announced in Detroit. This year the 2008 Chevrolet Malibu bested the other finalists, Cadillac CTS and Honda Accord. In a somewhat surprising...

2008 Ford Focus

The Ford Focus has been the oldest design in the compact car segment for some time now. When Ford decided a few years ago not to bring over the then-new European Focus that had met with wide acclaim, there were some questions raised. But of course, the world knew about the company’s...