Articles By: Mark Stevenson

The Rebel uses a similar formula to the Power Wagon but in a light duty package. Slightly raised suspension, bigger tires, skid plates, and other off-road gear make this the truck you want to be in when travelling the road less taken.

Trucks Take Over Detroit Auto Show

If you go to the Detroit Auto Show this week and only look at the trucks, you might be mistaken for thinking it’s SEMA in Las Vegas instead. With the number of factory custom trucks with serious off-road capabilities and street-savvy style, Detroit has turned into the North American International Truck Show. The all-new Ford F-150…

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The engine under the hood is the same 5.0L found in the RC F and does arrive with a horsepower advantage over its Bavarian counterpart, yet it is down significantly when it comes to torque (the BMW M5 cranks out 479 lb-ft). Power is sent to the rear wheels by way of an eight-speed automatic transmission with manual shifting capabilities.

2015 North American International Auto Show Highlights: Day 2

Article and photos by Brendan McAleer and Mark Stevenson, additional photos courtesy of the manufacturers We couldn’t pack all the goodness of the North American International Auto Show into just one slideshow. And honestly, we’ve seen more new vehicles than we can shake a stick at, but these are the cream of the crop. These…

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RS is coming.

The Ford Focus RS is Coming to Canada!

Blue Oval announces availability of top-line hot hatch along with new Ford Performance division It’s official: the next Ford Focus RS will be coming to Canada! Ford announced today the top-line compact hot hatchback will be one of “more than 12” new performance models to come from the company between now and 2020. That’s a lot of…

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Skyper is bankrupt (surprise!)

Weekly News in Photos: Scion going up-market, Spyker going downmarket (as in bankrupt), and more

It has been an interesting week in automotive news this first week of December. Just off the Los Angeles Auto Show, Ford is already making waves before the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January. Toyota North America’s boss wants to see Scion go up-market. And remember Spyker? Yeah, they’re bankrupt. Tags: ajac,…

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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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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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