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Land Rover Canada celebrated 70 years with an (on-road) convoy

After a pleasant drive from Mississauga to Niagara-on-the-lake, Land Rover Canada president Wolfgang Hoffman explains why celebrating with fans and customers was the only way today could have been.   Check out the original post on driving.ca HERE   1948 – The…
Prototype Aston Martin Vantage-129

Aston Martin puts the Vantage through winter gauntlet

Earlier this year, James got a chance to take a look at – and a ride in – the new Aston Martin Vantage, just previewed last month, in Sweden for winter testing. Here’s his take on the snowy ride and…
Ferrari 365 GT 2+2-1

WHAT A MACHINE! 1970 Ferrari 365 GT 2+2

This month we finally get our hands on the new, front-engined GTC4Lusso that brings ‘unprecedented versatility to Ferrari driving’. And that’s got us thinking about one of its more illustrious and versatile predecessors, the 365 GT 2+2. Check out the…
Caterham 420R vs Ariel Atom 3.5 crankandpiston-70

TWIN TEST. Ariel Atom 3.5 vs Caterham 420R

Does the latest high-tech supercar hold the key to driving euphoria? Or might the answer be something a little…simpler? We find out with two well-established giants of the lightweight sports car world, Caterham and Ariel. Check out the original post…
Jannarelly Design-1-1

FIRST DRIVE. Jannarelly Design-1 Prototype

From supercars to ’60s retro, the man who penned the W Motors Lykan invites James to test his first-ever sportscar on-track at the Dubai Autodrome. Check out the original post on crankandpiston.com HERE, a pdf version from evo Middle East HERE,…
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Mercedes-Benz G500 4×4. DRIVEN

The Mercedes-Benz G500 4×42 is the most extreme off-roader from the company since the three-axled 6×6. But how does it stack up? We find out with a ‘nil’ by road’ thrash through the desert. Check out the original post on crankandpiston.com HERE…
1966 McLaren M1B Can-Am-1

WHAT A MACHINE! 1966 McLaren M1B. Can-Am

Between 1967 and 1971, McLaren dominated the short-lived Canadian-American Challenge Cup. And it all started with the 1966 McLaren M1B. We take a closer look with owner, and McLaren chief test driver, Chris Goodwin. Check out the original post on…
’73 Porsche Carrera RS 2.7 meets Porsche 911 GT3 RS-1

’73 Porsche Carrera RS 2.7 meets Porsche 911 GT3 RS

It may be more than 50 years old, but Porsche’s RS ‘Rennsport’ division remains among the most respected in the motoring world today. James pits the latest against the greatest. Check out the original post on crankandpiston.com HERE, and a pdf…
1973 Porsche 911 Carrera 2.7 RS-1

WHAT A MACHINE! 1973 Porsche 911 Carrera 2.7 RS ‘Lightweight’

James takes an in-depth look at an original – and bloody expensive – 1973 Porsche 911 Carrera 2.7 RS. Don’t scratch it! Check out the original post on crankandpiston.com HERE  Even today, 44 years after it first appeared at the…
Ferrari 488 Spider vs McLaren 650S Spider crankandpiston-65

Ferrari 488 Spider vs McLaren 650S Spider

Ferrari and McLaren have waged war for half a century, on-track and off. Time to pit the 488 Spider against the 650S Spider to end this rivalry once and for all… Check out the original post on crankandpiston.com HERE and pdf coverage…