Posts Tagged: performance
Mildly redesigned Grand Tourer
BMW’s X6 M was distinctive, snorty and fast. Today, you can pick one up for under $45,000!
Shopping for a used copy of a recent LSA-powered GM?
Nissan wants Nismo-re
“Changing your tune” can void your warranty
Blue oval blitzkrieg bop
Snap, crackle, pop.
Cadillac’s 556 hp hot-rod now available with sub-$40,000 used pricing
Run to the hills
There is no substitute for track time.
Ridiculously overpowered. And that’s a technical assessment.
Where we’re going, we’re going to need a lot of rocket fuel.
With a Rebel Blue yell, Volvo cries more, more, more horsepower
Winners will be announced March 24 in NYC
It was the most unsubtle of beginnings…
Nissan GT-R delivers crushing all-season performance, and makes a worthy used-supercar buy.
Pritch reviews a modern-day classic and gets a little jealous.
Two fast Audis just got faster.
Justin revisits his car-guy roots at the factory that built his car.
A look at a list of hot rides for drivers with two feet.
Review by Peter Bleakney, photos courtesy Caliber Automobiles. Caliber Automobiles Ltd. located on The Queensway in Toronto’s west end is not your average used car purveyor. Walk into the showroom on any given day and you’ll be greeted by a cornucopia of automotive exotica. The staples here seem to be cars from Ferrari, Rolls-Royce, Bentley,…
Three generations into its V Series family of high performance sedans, the all-new 2016 Cadillac CTS-V pushes the boundaries of what’s possible for a modern luxury car. Longer and leaner than the vehicle it replaces, the CTS-V has also matured, as evidenced by the removal of its manual transmission option and the newly opulent interior…
The Porsche Performance Tour is a fantasy camp for grown-ups involving some of the best cars on some of the best driving roads and race tracks in Canada. All guided by Porsche racing drivers, both past and present. That’s all good, but of course, it’d be nada without the cars. Tags: 911, 911 Carrera 4S,…
Some days, we are chained to our desk editing and writing and meeting and generally being office-y. Other days, we are out in the cold and snow, testing vehicles back to back to determine a winner in a comparison test. Then there are days like this: Mercedes-Benz Canada invited us to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park,…
Looking for a newer used factory-tuned performance car? Three options stand out in the marketplace when it comes to delivering world-class thrills.
The wild and wonderful cars of rap stars.
Five best of breed machines for street and track.
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…
Some great options exist in a fast car that doesn’t scream “performance” – to your wife, or to your local law enforcement personnel.