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Porsche Taycan: the power, the range and the speed

Porsche Taycan
We were in Stuttgart for the 70 years of sports car fascination when the official name for the Mission-E prototype was announced. Now, we have further details on what kind of electric monster, and Tesla P100D killer, the Taycan will be. The powertrain will consist...

AJAC EcoRun heads to Atlantic Canada

EcoRun
For the first time in its six-edition lifespan, the Automobile Journalist’s Association of Canada’s EcoRun green driving event made its way to the Maritimes. We joined 18 other Canadian journalists in New Brunswick to sample a host of cars with all manner of d...

2020 Tesla Roadster will be a weapon

We know we’ve got a sweet job. Emile Bouret, a pro driver, designer, presenter and instructor also knows he’s got an incredible job. In the following video, Emile talks about some of the carmakers he’s had the opportunity to work with and for, namely...

Tesla has refunded tens of thousands of Model 3 deposits

Base Tesla Model 3
We can’t believe that it’s been a little over two years since people camped outside overnight to be among the first to get their names on a waiting list for what was a yet to be driven and produced Tesla Model 3. Although production began...

Tesla Model 3 goes 606 miles on a single charge!

Tesla Model 3
Late last week, two guys in Denver, CO, jumped into their Tesla Model 3 and decided to break a single-charge EV range distance record. They managed to cover 606.2 miles (970 km) before the battery, and the car, gave up. The distance was not covered...

The Model 3 we all want: Dual-motor AWD

Tesla Model 3
I lied. The one we’re all craving is the Performance Dual-motor AWD version! Tesla just recently released the specs for these cars and although we’re loving some of the numbers, at least one baffles us somewhat. The first “D” version, a $5,000 USD option, will...

Next generation Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid coming

2019 Subaru Crosstrek
The major differences this time is that the Crosstrek hybrid will feature more aggressive electric technology and be a plug-in hybrid, all of which will be sourced from Toyota. The first Subaru XV Crosstrek hybrid was a mild attempt at improving fuel economy back in...

The current EV story at VW

Volkswagen E-Golf
Talk about electric vehicles is all the rage at the moment. It’s also enraging numerous would-be buyers as in Canada, the trend is buy now, pick up in 12 or 18 months from now. Oddly, this is not the case for most EVs as...

Kia Niro EV packs some range

It’s progress like this that makes us think that dabbling in other sources of alternative energy for cars is not worth the effort, at least at the moment. I’m referring to fuel cell vehicles, to be more precise. I think the continent should invest...

This is the Volkswagen I.D. R Electric Pikes Peak Car

Volkswagen I.D Pike Peak
Volkswagen’s released a number of I.D. cars over the last 18 months. All have a number of important items in common, namely that they are all electric vehicles and are all beads on Volkswagen Group’s MEB platform (modular electric car platform). This latest I.D. car...

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