Fahrenheit turns up heat

The Magma Orange, special-edition Fahrenheit GTI hatchback displayed by Volkswagen at last month's Toronto car show goes on sale this spring.

Fast teen is quick with the tongue, too

J. R. Fitzpatrick (he's J. R. to his friends and fans, John Ryan to his mother, Janet) is 18 years old, from Cambridge and one of the most competitive racing drivers you'll ever want to meet. Chat wit

Dusting off a few works of art

Wade isn't taking pass after pass on the inhospitable road to test his shocks or for the thrill of the ride. He needs the dust for art's sake.

Think not for whom siren tolls, just move!

Glancing in your rearview mirror, you clench the steering wheel a little tighter as your realize the fire engine is swiftly coming up behind you. There are two full lanes of traffic to your right. Now

Bike Week at Daytona!

There's no greater gathering for motorcyclists in North America than Daytona Beach's Bike Week, which started last weekend and runs officially until tomorrow.

Winter tires from Sable won't be safe on Camry

More important, the old winter tires are almost an inch too small in diameter. If you put them on Camry rims, the handling of the car would suffer and the engine would run at higher revs to compensate

Worthy Sentra bulks up

When you pay more for something, you're logically more inclined to prefer it to less-expensive versions.

Vehicles in a class of their own

Automotive exclusivity is quite a thrill, and Fred Cini should know. Not only is his Foose '69 Camaro one of only 20 made, but he's pretty sure he has the only one in Canada.

Audi A5 coupe to debut at Geneva

Audi will pull the wraps off its much-awaited A5 coupe next week at the Geneva auto show . Production is scheduled to begin this summer.

Automatic or manual – father knew best

Greater control at lower speeds would have popped us over the grade in no time. I'm not sure which was louder that day: my father's cursing, or the tires spinning.