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Our take on motor features including travel, adventure, and industry interviews from the C-Suite to the track.

Annual Luxury and Supercar Weekend

In Pictures: The Annual Luxury and Supercar Weekend in Vancouver

The Luxury and Supercar Weekend event was recently held at Vancouver’s VanDusen Botanical Garden and thousands of visitors enjoyed the two day party in the lavish park-like setting surrounded by millions of dollars in high-end automobiles and exclusive products.
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Toyota’s kartSTART Driving Program Puts Kids Behind the Wheel

Toyota's kartSTART Driving Program Puts Kids Behind the Wheel, designed to give teenagers and their families a true – real-world – understanding of the physics behind driving a motorized vehicle.
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Chat with Chris Green: Porsche GT3 Cup Racer and McLaren Ambassador

We chat with Porsche GT3 Cup racer Chris Green about his racing background and his (sweet) role as brand ambassador for McLaren and Pagani Canada.
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Electric Vibes: Formula-E Racing Series Hits the Streets of Montreal

We head to Montreal with Michelin for the 2017 Formula-E racing series to take in the electric energy, both on and off the track.
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Chat With F1 Champ and Area 27 Track Designer Jacques Villeneuve

We chat with track designer and F1 champion Jacques Villeneuve about his contribution to the design of the Area 27 track, plus future plans.

Road Trip: 2010 Chevy Camaro SS to the Telus WSSF in Whistler

We hit the road with Chevrolet Canada in their new 2018 Camaro SS to check out the Telus World Ski & Snowboard Festival in beautiful Whistler, BC.
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Exploring the Lodge at Glendorn in the Trail Rated Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk

We hit the road in a 2016 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk en route to The Lodge at Glendorn in NW Pennsylvania - a rugged yet refined crossover companion.
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After the Sinkhole: The National Corvette Museum in Kentucky Rises Up

Even if you’ve never been to the Bowling Green, Kentucky, you’ve probably heard of the National Corvette Museum (NCM) that received international fame in early 2014 when a nine-metre-deep sinkhole developed inside, swallowing up several historic vehicles. We visit the NCM - turns out it wasn’t all bad.
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Chat With Joni Paiva: President of Nissan Canada on Future Tech, Sustainability, and All-New...

We sit down with Nissan Canada's President to learn more about the company's drive towards sustainability, involvement in motorsports, and the all-new LEAF.
2011 Kia Sportage SX Turbo review

2011 Kia Sportage SX Turbo Review: Escaping the Tourists with a Family Road Trip

The 2011 Kia Sportage SX Turbo was the right weekend getaway vehicle to escape busy Calgary Stampede for a quick trip to Fairmont, B.C.