Wondering about wagons

The North American automobile companies continue to complain about losing market share, but there is one niche which they have ignored for at least the last decade -- midsized station wagons.

Special Ferrari FXX

How's this for preferred treatment? Ferrari is building 29 examples of its track-only FXX prototype shown in Detroit for a small group of lucky owners.

Hammering the Solstice

So Pontiac announced a turbocharged Solstice GXP at the LA Auto Show with a 47 percent boost in horsepower. Impressed?

Maybe Mazda2

It looks like the long running rumour of Mazda bringing it diminutive Mazda2 to North America is starting to gain some steam.

A huge hydrogen hauler

Say what you want about the styling and shear girth of the locomotive-inspired Ford F-250 Super Chief concept from Detroit -- it's what's under the hood that counts.

Design Trends

Is the origin of life on this planet a function of intelligent design or creationism? We'll let the scientific and theological communities sort that one out.

Second-Hand: Mazda Miata

It's not a very exclusive club, but membership in the Mazda Miata owners' circle does have its privileges.

Due north in a 2007 RAV4

I'd driven the 2006 RAV without incident all the way from Toronto, finally hitting very cold weather on the Alaska Highway just south of Fort Nelson, and crossed into the Yukon at Watson Lake.

G6 coupe/convertible revs up

General Motors of Canada has announced attractive pricing for the new 2006 Pontiac G6 retractable-hardtop/convertible, which will arrive at dealers this spring.

Camaro comeback?

Speaking to the Automotive Press Association in Detroit recently, GM's product maven Bob Lutz hinted at a surprise

Ford unwraps new V6, six-speed automatic

Next yea's new Ford Edge and Lincoln Aviator (pictured below) crossover SUVs will be the first production applications for a new V6 engine and six-speed automatic transmission that Ford recently unvei

Jaguar XKR victory

With the imminent arrival of the new-generation XK, Jaguar has released a last special edition of its current XK. This 2006 Jaguar XK Victory edition was created to celebrate Jaguar's four championshi

Connery's Bond car goes on the block

One of the most famous Bond cars -- the 1964 Aston Martin DB5 (chassis number DB5/2008/R), which starred alongside Sean Connery in Thunderball and Goldfinger, will be offered for sale for the first ti

Mustang may spawn new Mark VIII

Rumour out of Dearborn is that Ford is considering building a new coupe for Lincoln, based on the rear-wheel-drive DEW Mustang platform.

Suzuki PX

The Suzuki PX concept is a bold statement. It is immediately reminiscent of the ageless, classic Airstream trailer.

Kitty was a real gas

Dr. Koch, he who cooks up 2.5 litres of diesel from "an adult cat" seems to have "cooked up" a contravention of a fundamental rule of physics

Holden's Handsome Hotrod

Leave it to the folks who provided the underpinnings for the new Pontiac GTO to design something like this.