1992 Asüna Sunfire

Guilty Pleasure: Asüna Sunfire

Weird examples of badge engineering and license-building always warm my heart. The Iran Khodro Paykan, for example, or perhaps the IKA-Renault Torino. The Big Three Detroit automakers got into some strange mirror-world marques when they crossed the border into Canada, where you could buy Mercury... read more

April 5, 2012 by
2012 Hyundai Accent (Canadian spec)

Exclusive: 2012 Hyundai Accent: First U.S. Pics, First Look

The 2012 Hyundai Accent looks poised to elevate Hyundai to the same high water mark for small cars that it's claimed in other sedan segments this past year with its compact... read more April 19, 2011 by

Flag of Switzerland

Switzerland Serves Google Street View Its Biggest Smackdown To Date

Here in America, we think Google Street View is great -- all unicorns and double-rainbows -- but elsewhere in the world, folks have been significantly less enthralled... read more April 5, 2011 by

De Macross GT1 prototype

Canada’s De Macross GT1 Supercar Edges Closer To Production

We first heard about the De Macross GT1 project in August of last year, back when the car was still in the concept phase with only a quarter-scale model to show off its... read more March 14, 2011 by

2008 Mercury Grand Marquis GS

Very Last Mercury, A Grand Marquis, Rolls Off The Line

Ford may have announced the demise of Mercury back in June--although the brand was effectively dead long before then--but the very last car to wear a Mercury badge finally... read more January 4, 2011 by

HTT Plethore LC 750

Video: HTT Plethore LC-750 Supercar Stars In Mentos Commercial

You’re chances of actually seeing a HTT Plethore LC-750 out on the roads are next to nil but you can see the Canadian supercar in this latest advertisement for... read more November 25, 2010 by

Pedestrians: Small children walking across an intersection

Canada's New Trick: Pavement Patty Kiddie Speed Bumps

In a disturbing, but awesomely funny display of depth perception, Canada is taking a very low-tech approach to help deter speeders near the Ecole Pauline Johnson Elementary... read more September 14, 2010 by

De Macross GT1

De Macross GT1 Supercar Taking Shape In Canada

Another supercar project is brewing up north; the De Macross GT1, which is being developed by Canada’s De Macross Motors Corp (DMMC) and is set to go on sale next year... read more August 31, 2010 by

2011 Buick Regal

Oshawa Plant Picked For 2011 Buick Regal Production

North American production of the all-new 2011 Buick Regal has been confirmed for GM’s Oshawa assembly plant beginning in the first quarter of 2011. First sales of the... read more November 26, 2009 by

HTT Plethore LC 750

Canada’s HTT Plèthore LC-750 Supercar En Route To Frankfurt

When it comes to exotic supercars, Canada doesn’t typically rank high on the list of countries that manufactures them. There is, however, at least one interesting... read more September 9, 2009 by

GM Detroit headquarters

GM gets 5 new board members appointed by U.S., Canadian governments

General Motors' recent bankruptcy proceedings have seen the company transformed as it leaves behind failing assets, and according to the company these changes have also been... read more July 25, 2009 by

2010 Lexus RX 450h

Lexus wants to build RX 450h hybrid in Canada?

The RX line of SUVs has been Lexus' best-selling luxury utility vehicle since its launch in 1998, and the new generation takes the vehicle into a larger, more powerful realm... read more June 29, 2009 by

GM Cadillac dealer

GM to close 42% of Canadian dealer network

The symptoms of America's ailing carmakers don't recognize borders, and no nation is more keenly aware of that fact than Canada. That's doubly true after today's announcement... read more May 20, 2009 by

2010 Toyota Prius

Foreign car dealer's association angry with Obama's 'buy American' message

Toyota, Nissan and Honda all build cars in the U.S. General Motors, Chrysler and Ford all build cars in Mexico and Canada in addition to within the U.S. It's hard to know... read more May 1, 2009 by

Canadian parliament

Canada follows U.S. lead and rejects GM and Chrysler viability plans

Canada has followed the lead of the U.S. and rejected the respective viability plans of General Motors and Chrysler, claiming the plans do not go far enough in their current... read more March 30, 2009 by

Canadian parliament

Chrysler threatens to pull out of Canada

General Motors and Chrysler have told authorities in Canada they need as much as $8 billion in aid to stay afloat, more than double the original amount requested just three... read more March 12, 2009 by


© 2018 MH Sub I, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Stock photography by izmostock. Read our Cookie Policy.