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McLaren 650S replacement teased again (Watch)

McLaren 650S replacement teased again (Video)

McLaren’s 650S replacement, widely reported to be called 720S, has been teased again in a new video. McLaren has released yet another teaser for its upcoming second-generation Super Series model – a replacement for the 650S, which is rumoured to be called the 720S. Thus far we’ve had details of the structure, aero, suspension, engine and now we’ve got wheels, ... Read More »

Watch the first trailer for Alto’s Odyssey, game to release summer 2017 (Video)

Watch the first trailer for Alto's Odyssey, game to release summer 2017

An actual trailer for Alto’s Odyssey, from the folks behind Alto’s Adventure, has gone up onto YouTube. The video provides us with our first, albeit short look at what is coming later this year. The new trailer reveals the blazing sun and desert dunes of Alto’s Odyssey, promising sandswept landscapes as pretty as the first’s mountainous regions. The wingsuit and ... Read More »

Margot Robbie: New Nissan Electric Vehicle ambassador (Video)

Margot Robbie: New Nissan Electric Vehicle ambassador (Video)

Nissan has appointed actor Margot Robbie as the new face of Nissan Electric Cars, and have sent her racing round Monaco in the BladeGlider EV to celebrate. The prototype 190km/h Nissan BladeGlider, which hits 100km/h in less than five seconds, challenges the conventional thinking of what an all-electric sports car could look like in the future. Showcasing all the fun ... Read More »

2017 Hyundai Ioniq raises the bar for a green car (Video)

2017 Hyundai Ioniq raises the bar for a green car (Video)

The 2017 Hyundai Ioniq is a small hatchback that comes as a hybrid, a plug-in hybrid, or an all-electric model; it’s an important new player in the world of high-efficiency cars. 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid – All 2017 Hyundai Ioniq hybrids are powered by a 1.6L GDI Atkinson Cycle 4-cylinder engine. It makes 104 horsepower and 109 lb-ft of torque. ... Read More »

2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack named Canadian Car of the Year (Photo)

2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack named Canadian Car of the Year (Photo)

The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) has named the 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack as this year’s Canadian Car of the Year at the 2017 Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto. The winning vehicles were crowned following an intensive week of back-to-back testing by automotive journalists gathered from across Canada. Despite having driven a few dozens of new and significantly ... Read More »

Britax Recalls Strollers Due to Fall Hazard; Report

Britax Recalls Strollers Due to Fall Hazard, Report

Britax has recalled more than 600,000 strollers after discovering an issue that could cause child seats to disengage from the device. The recall affects Britax B-Agile and BOB Motion strollers, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Britax has received 33 reports of car seats unexpectedly disconnecting from the strollers and falling to the ground, resulting in 26 reports of ... Read More »

OPP: Innisfil man dies in head-on snowmobile collision

OPP: Innisfil man dies in head-on snowmobile collision

Barrie Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating a two snow machine collision, that occurred at 1:46 pm Saturday, Feb. 18 just off Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Club Trail B near Line 15 north in Oro-Medonte Township. A Red Yamaha snowmobile traveling southbound near OFSC Trail B collided head on with an Arctic Cat travelling north bound off the trail. The ... Read More »

BlackBerry to fight severance lawsuit, Report

BlackBerry to fight severance lawsuit, Report

BlackBerry may face a class-action lawsuit seeking more than $20 million in damages for allegedly misleading employees who accepted a transfer to Ford Motors as part of a strategic partnership. A notice of claim filed by local law firm Nelligan O’Brien Payne says Ottawa’s David Parker worked for BlackBerry for 14 years before being among more than 300 employees from ... Read More »

YouTube to stop 30-second unskippable ads, starting next year

YouTube to stop 30-second unskippable ads, starting next year

If those 30-second unskippable ads on YouTube have you down, then good news: they won’t be around for much longer. In an announcement today, Google said that it will stop showing unskippable 30-second ads before YouTube videos beginning next year. The advertising focus for YouTube will switch over to a 6-second unskippable “bumper ad” format in the coming year, which ... Read More »

Bugatti Chiron 2017: Again with the Overkill (Video)

Bugatti Chiron 2017: Again with the Overkill (Video)

Bugatti is reading its Veyron replacing Chiron for first deliveries soon, as it reveals each car takes six months to build. Bugatti will produce only 500 examples of the all-new Chiron “super sports car,” as the company calls it, and sell them for $2.6 million each. Even at that price, Bugatti has already taken about 180 preorders. The Chiron looks ... Read More »