Month: April 2018

30 Apr by admin

Million Mile Tundra: The Tear Down

After spending a few months touring various Toyota facilities, the Million-Mile Tundra’s body, interior, and engine were recently torn down to examine just how well each individual piece held up during its life. The plan was to identify any defects and work with engineering to ensure they don’t arise in future products. Unfortunately, the plan […]
29 Apr by admin

Le Mans legends – dine with the stars of la Sarthe at charity dinner

A special evening in the company of various Le Mans 24 Hours winners and many other luminaries from the world of motorsport is taking place on May 17, 2018 – and you could join them. Star drivers and racing royalty such as Richard Attwood, Derek Bell MBE, David Brabham, Ross Brawn OBE, Tony Brooks, Martin […]
29 Apr by admin

Lewis Hamilton wins action-packed Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Australia driver Daniel Ricciardo, bottom, steers his Red Bull followed by his teammate Red Bull driver Max Verstappen, of the Netherlands, during the Azerbaijan Formula One Grand Prix, at the city circuit, in Baku, Azerbaijan, Sunday, April 29, 2018. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)(Photo: The Associated Press) BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — Lewis Hamilton won an incident-packed Azerbaijan […]
29 Apr by admin

2019 Toyota RAV4 for the New York International Auto Show

Toyota will reveal an all-new 2019 RAV4 at the 2018 New York International Auto Show this month, and the company released its first teaser image for the small SUV. The 2019 Toyota RAV4 looks like it’s getting a bolder, somewhat sleeker design than the current model. Key differences between the two start with a bluff […]
29 Apr by admin

Lewis Hamilton wins after Valtteri Bottas puncture and Red Bull crash

Story highlights Lewis Hamilton wins the Azerbaijan Grand Prox Hamilton benefited from a puncture suffered by teammate Valtteri Bottas Red Bull drivers Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen crashed Bottas looked set to celebrate just the fourth race victory of his career before he drove over a large chunk of debris that had been left on […]
29 Apr by admin

Rural roots – Truck News

BELLEVILLE, Ont. — Having a personal touch with customers is just one of the keys to success for Ontario’s Cooney Group. The Cooney trucking legacy started 73 years ago in 1945 when Chuck Cooney bought his first used truck at just 16 years of age. Cooney was born and raised on a farm in Stirling, Ont., […]
29 Apr by admin

AUTO REVIEW: Cooper Countryman is a standout

ANALYSIS/OPINION: The Cooper has always been a standout and its one of the best choices in its class for a variety of reasons. Standing strong next to the competition like the Mazda CX-5 SUV, BMW X1 SUV, Volkswagen GTI or the Honda HR-V when behind the wheel of the Cooper you can be assured of […]
29 Apr by admin

Martin Truex Jr. claims pole at Richmond; third of the season

RICHMOND, Va. — Martin Truex Jr. won the pole Friday for the NASCAR Cup Series race Saturday at Richmond Raceway, edging Chase Elliott. The pole is the series-best third of the season for Truex, the 18th of his career and his first at the 0.75-mile oval. It’s also a nice turnaround after finishing 37th and […]