Culture Features

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

Nissan GT Academy

The Nissan GT Academy Discovers and Develops Drivers

The Nissan GT Academy: An innovative marketing strategy discovering new talent - and helps sell cars.
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The Vintages Trailer Resort: Old School Glamping

We checkout The Vintages Trailer Resort RV park - a mixture of new and restored trailers from the 40s, 50s and 60s in the heart of Oregon's wine country.
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.
jacque villeneuve area 27

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.
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A Day at the 2015 Kawasaki Ninja Experience Tour

We checkout Kawasaki Canada’s Ninja Experience Tour to get up close and personal with Kawasaki's latest offerings.
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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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Chat with Stefan Rzadzinski: A 2015 Nissan Micra Cup Winner

We chat with the Edmonton, Alberta native Stefan Rzadzinski - winner of the second event of the inaugural Nissan Micra Cup.

American Motorsports: Visiting the World of Speed Museum In Oregon

About a 30-minute drive south of Portland, there you will find an 82,000 square-foot complex — fittingly situated at the site of what was once a massive Dodge dealership — dedicated to machines that go fast, whether they have wheels, rudders, wings or all of the above.

In Pictures: Exploring Beautiful Squamish in Chevy’s New Colorado Pickup

With a zeal for adventure, Chevrolet's all-new midsize 2015 Colorado pickup is a stylish yet versatile answer to those hitting the mountains - or just hitting the local market.
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Chat with Sandy McGill: Lead Designer at BMW DesignworksUSA

For the well-to-do and/or fashion-conscious crowd, getting something like a suit or dress personalized for fit and taste is common practice. BMW Group asks, why not cars? We chat with DesignworksUSA’s lead designer Sandy McGill.

Honda Goes Bananas & Brings Back the Monkey for 2019

You’d be forgiven for thinking that the 2019 Honda Monkey was actually from the 1960s at first glance. It’s not by accident. Here's a closer look.