Monthly Archives: October 2014

Peter Max/VH1 Corvettes

25 Years Later, The Peter Max/VH1 Corvette Collection Goes Up For Sale

All 36 Corvettes will be restored to running condition and resold In 1989, VH1 decided to do something unimaginable: accumulate 36 Corvettes, one for each year America’s sports car had been manufactured, and give them away to one lucky viewer via a 900 phone number contest. And the best part of this story is it…

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2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat

2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat: By The Numbers

Was anyone really surprised when it was announced that the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat would be joining the Challenger SRT Hellcat in an over-the-top celebration of all things tire-smoky? The new Charger SRT Hellcat boasts the same 707 horsepower supercharged V8 and phenomenal accelerative capabilities as its two-door cousin, but it also brings five-passenger…

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Chauffeur Tim Holland with the Wraith in front of Amberley Castle

In Pictures: The Making of a Rolls-Royce

In 1998 BMW acquired the rights to use the Rolls-Royce brand name, logo, Spirit of Ecstasy hood ornament and grille shape. In 2003 an all-new facility opened on the grounds of the Goodwood Estate in West Sussex, England. Since then, the fortunes of this once foundering prestige automaker have taken a remarkable turn. We visited…

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There is nothing more capable, rugged, and just plain tough as a Unimog. These enormous off-roaders have flexible frames and offset axles giving them world-class ground clearance and the ability to clamber over rocks up to a metre high. They’re ugly as sin, and just as cool.

Dirty Dozen: 12 Off-Roaders That Will Cover You in Muddy Glory

Whether it’s a snow-covered mountainside, a road-turned-quagmire by the spring thaw or just a great, big old mud pit out at your mate’s farm, Canadians feel an affinity for rugged, off-road rigs. Our wide-open landscape with dramatic and challenging terrain gives us plenty of opportunity to test our vehicles, and ourselves, in often-foolish off-road endeavours….

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Fit For A King Campaign (Kia and Lebron James)

Kia and LeBron James Say K900 Is “Fit For A King”

LeBron James becomes Kia’s first-ever “luxury ambassador” NBA superstar LeBron James will be on television a lot more often in the near future, and not just during regular game broadcasts. The two-time NBA champion and four-time league MVP has inked a deal with Kia to become the automaker’s first-ever luxury ambassador. His job? To spur…

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2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe

2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe: 10 things you need to know

If the original ATS sedan broke new ground for Cadillac with a focus on lightweight materials, a nimble feel, and driving exhilaration rather than luxuriant comfort, then the launch of a two-door version is simply a natural progression of the brand’s goals. Four doors good, two doors better – a slight reduction in practicality in…

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Duesenberg Model J Coupe

Top 10 Most Opulent Luxury Cars of All Time

Luxury has bitten the dust. These days, the concept seems almost laughable, with brands offering “premium” car for under $30K, and top-trim family sedans crammed with every conceivable feature imaginable. Don’t think of it as a marketing ploy – think of it as the democratization of comfort, reliability and smoothness, all items you used to…

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2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray: In Pictures

Photos by Justin Pritchard and Chris Koski The new Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is here – and it’s a serious looker with styling, lines and numerous other visual elements honed from experience in the wind-tunnel and on the world’s most challenging racing circuits, and a cabin designed and trimmed to give pricier performance coupes a run…

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Teemu Selanne – Cadillac Series 62 Coupe

Hockey Stars and Their Awesome Cars

Every year, the start of the NHL season brings with it a crop of players making their NHL debuts. These rookies – most of them in their late teens or early 20s – will suddenly have more money in their pockets than ever before in their lives, and if the past is any reliable guide, many if not all will use this newfound wealth to treat themselves to a shiny new sports car – or two or three (hey, sometimes they have a LOT of money).

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