Ford Used To Test Model Ts On The Roof Of This Toronto Factory

The showroom was on the first floor; parts were unloaded on the second. The third and fourth were for repairs and assembly, and the paint shop was on the fifth. And on the roof? The employee test track. Welcome to the hidden history of 672 Dupont Street, Toronto. » 5/24/15 12:50pm Today 12:50pm

The Coolest Shooting Brakes And Kammbacks They Never Made

While station wagons get a lot of love from auto journos and car enthusiasts, the public at large has, since the rise of the SUV, deemed the wagon “uncool.” We wonder if their opinions would change if they saw these concepts and one-offs. » 5/20/15 1:03pm Wednesday 1:03pm

These Are The New Ford GT Supercars That Might Have Been

Just off a hall in Ford’s Product Development Center (PDC) in Dearborn, Michigan is a plain steel door with a sign reading “Caution: Motorized Vehicle Traffic Area” that leads to the basement. In that basement, at the end of a corridor lined with storage shelves and drums with “oily rags” scrawled on them, is a room… » 5/12/15 11:01pm 5/12/15 11:01pm

These Are The Most Popular Cars In Video Gaming

Ask the developers of Forza Motorsports about the cars gamers want to drive, and they’ll tell you they fall into three categories: gamers’ first cars; gamers’ current cars; and gamers’ dream cars. » 5/04/15 3:55pm 5/04/15 3:55pm

Toronto's Cars & Coffee Is Getting Almost Too Big

Engineered Automotive’s massive 35,000-square-foot restoration and repair facility is almost completely surrounded by parking, with space for at least 100 cars, but that just wasn’t enough for all of the attendees at their 2015 Cars & Coffee Toronto season opener. » 5/04/15 11:21am 5/04/15 11:21am

The Coolest Lots In RM Sotheby's Andrews Auction Aren't Even Cars

Texas’ Paul Andrews and his son Chris have a lot of cars, and they really run the gamut. From a 1950s Canadian-market Mercury pickup truck to a nicely liveried Porsche Cayman S track car, they’ve got a little of everything. » 4/14/15 9:54am 4/14/15 9:54am

Toronto's MegaSpeed Was Reborn As Motorama Last Weekend (It Was Great)

It's the celebrity cars that always get top billing at custom car shows. At the Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo in Toronto held this past weekend, for example, it was Jeff Bailey's "Sick Seconds" Camaro that acted as the literal poster/cover car. » 3/16/15 1:56pm 3/16/15 1:56pm

There Have Been Neoclassic Cars Built Out Of Almost Everything

The hardest part of putting together a comprehensive list of neoclassic cars is deciding what technically constitutes a "neoclassic." Do replicas of '30s-era cars count? What about custom-built one-offs? What if it's more like a sporty MG-style roadster? Ughhh— » 3/15/15 5:16pm 3/15/15 5:16pm

How Well Do You Know Your Old Versions Of Modern Carmaker Logos?

You've probably seen them around on the web at some point, a Can-You-Guess-The-Car-Brand-From-The-Logo?-type quiz posted by a Facebook friend or something, and absolutely nailed the thing, save for maybe the one or two obscure and/or foreign automakers. This isn't one of those. » 3/09/15 11:57am 3/09/15 11:57am