Posts Tagged: top picks

Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio

2016 Vancouver International Auto Show Highlights

Though it’s a regional car show that competes with the New York auto show for attention, the Vancouver auto show has plenty of variety for local consumers and car buffs:  from exotic cars to tuners to classic cars to new models, aftermarket displays, plus the opportunity to drive the latest ‘green’ cars. The 96th annual…

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Pacific Marine Road, British Columbia

Top Picks: Best Roads in Canada

Originally published on Autos.ca on November 4, 2013 (Top Picks: Best Roads in Canada) Stelvio Pass, the derestricted Autobahn, the Nikkō Irohazaka, blah, blah, blah. What about roads Canadians can actually drive on in something other than a rented diesel hatchback? It’s not like we don’t have a lot of tarmac criss-crossing this big ol’…

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Top Driving Songs

Top 10 Best Driving Songs

Strident opinions by Steven Bochenek Originally published on Autos.ca on June 19, 2013 (http://www.autos.ca/motoring-memories/opinion-top-ten-rock-n-roll-car-anthems/) Nothing says summer like clumsy rhymes about noisy rides led by a catchy earworm and backed by simple thudding chords. What are those timeless paeans to car lust that make you turn the volume up and thrust your foot down? These…

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2014 Audi R8 V10

In Photos: Sexy Engines

For many folks, a car’s engine is its most important part. A mechanical masterpiece. A glorious combination of shafts and pistons and rods sloshing about in a bunch of oil and gas to achieve the miracle of combustion-based momentum. The heart of the beast. But let’s face it, some engines are better to look at…

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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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