Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Honda Indy Toronto Returns to Exhibition Place for 2017

For the 31st time since its inaugural event in 1986, professional IndyCar racing returns to Exhibition Place for the 2017 Honda Indy Toronto, Ontario's largest annual sporting event. The event will continue to hold its traditional midsummer dates, July 14-16, 2017.  Verizon IndyCar Series officials made the announcement today, revealing the details of its 2017 schedule. All venues where INDYCAR...

ZCON Toronto 2016 | Recap

Each year the Z Car Club Association (better known as the ZCCA) holds a convention for car fanatics unlike any other. For the first time in 15-years, the annual ZCON was held north of the border in our home city of Toronto, Canada. Held from August 2nd to the 6th, 2016, hundreds of Datsun and Nissan "Z" cars made the trek...

Lotus Marks 50th Anniversary with Elise 250 Special Edition

In a celebration of style and lightweight performance, and helping mark the 50th anniversary of the company’s famous Hethel site, Lotus has revealed the latest addition to its collection: the exclusive Elise 250 Special Edition. Based on the critically acclaimed Elise Cup 250 launched earlier this year, but featuring a raft of exclusive components as standard, the new Lotus Elise...

Rimac’s Concept_One Kills a LaFerrari and P90D in a Drag Race

In 2009, Mate Rimac started small company called Rimac Automobili based near Zagreb, Croatia. His vision was to create "...a hard-core technology company with the mission to re-shape different industries and bring sportscars to the next level." Since then, plans were set forth for the creation of Concept_One and soon after the debut at various shows including the Frankfurt Motor Show. Many had...

All-New 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback Arrives This Fall in Canada

Arriving this fall in Canada, the 2017 Civic Hatchback is the latest addition to the much-heralded 10th-generation Honda Civic lineup, joining the 2016 AJAC Canadian Car of the Year – the Civic Sedan, and the Civic Coupe that launched earlier this year. The 2017 Honda Civic Hatchback combines striking, Euro-inspired styling and five-door versatility with the Civic’s world-class driving...

Formula DRIFT Round 5: True North Results

Formula DRIFT presented by BlackVue held their first international event as part of the Pro Championship in Canada at Autodrome St-Eustache.  Fredric Aasbo in the Rockstar Energy / Nexen Tire Scion tC took the victory and moves within 3 points of the leader in the standings with only three events remaining in the 2016 season. In one of the most...

Mazda Prototypes to Carry Tribute Liveries at CTMP

After an outpouring of fan enthusiasm at Watkins Glen International, the Mazda Prototype team will again carry special liveries honoring the 25th anniversary of Mazda’s victory at Le Mans as the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship goes to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP) in Bowmanville, Ontario. The two-hour, forty-minute Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix takes place Sunday, and can be...

Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing Unveil AM-RB 001 Hypercar

The product of a unique Innovation Partnership between the British luxury brand and eminent F1TM team, this ambitious, uncompromising and wholly extraordinary collaboration combines the vision and skills of two world-leading brands to create a road car the like of which has never been seen before. The three men charged with realising this shared vision are Adrian Newey, Red Bull...