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Volkswagen's Latest Concept is a Fully Electric Dune Buggy

By admin | January 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

One of the great things about the original Volkswagen Beetle was that its chassis could be used to build all sorts of other vehicles. From kit cars to dune buggies, there’s a long history of people turning Beetles into completely custom creations. So for its latest concept car, Volkswagen decided to use its new electric platform … Continue reading “Volkswagen's Latest Concept is a Fully Electric Dune Buggy”

Alpha Logic's 3,400HP 2013 Nissan GT-R

By admin | January 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

Over the past few years, Alpha Logic has made a name for itself as the go-to GT-R tuning shop for the speed-hungry gearheads in Dubai and the surrounding area. With the help of AMS Performance in West Chicago, Illinois, the tuning outfit has brought seriously potent performance to enthusiasts in the Middle East, thanks no … Continue reading “Alpha Logic's 3,400HP 2013 Nissan GT-R”

2019 Lexus LC 500 Inspiration Series Headed to Chicago

By admin | January 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

Lexus isn’t shying away from the spotlight with this bright yellow LC coupe that will go on sale in April. Before it heads to market, it will make an appearance at the Chicago Auto Show in February. The model features a Flare Yellow paint job, complemented by yellow trim inside the cabin. Along with yellow … Continue reading “2019 Lexus LC 500 Inspiration Series Headed to Chicago”

2007 Subaru WRX STI – In One's Element

By admin | January 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

When you ask people to define what “clean” is when it comes to building a project car, you’ll almost always get a different answer. Some want a pure JDM style, while others want their cars adorned with race-inspired graphics. Your car, your rules, and ultimately, your current state of mind. As you can probably guess, … Continue reading “2007 Subaru WRX STI – In One's Element”

Pratt proud of Chevy

By northwestcruisecalendar | August 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

By Isabell Shoff Raczer.com staff writer Andy Pratt is quite proud of his 1964 Chevy truck and for good reason. The light blue truck has been totally restored and was on display at the Marquee parking lot in Calgary on Wednesday, July 25. Pratt said that he has worked on the truck for the past … Continue reading “Pratt proud of Chevy”

Great Canadian Bacon Invasion rolls across Canada

By northwestcruisecalendar | July 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Ryan Snyder, Fultonville, NY By Isabell Shoff Raczer.com staff writer Minis of all shapes and sizes drove into MINI of Calgary on Tuesday, July 10. The Great Canadian Bacon Invasion is the name of this year’s North American MINI rally. Don Simpson from Ottawa and Dallas from Indianapolis started the rally in Montreal on Friday, … Continue reading “Great Canadian Bacon Invasion rolls across Canada”

Custom cars cruise into Calgary

By northwestcruisecalendar | July 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Justin and his 1928 Roadster pick-up Author: Isabell Shoff, July 2018 More than 50 custom cars cruised into Highwood Rod and Custom on Sunday, July 8 for a show and shine as well as a customer appreciation barbeque. Justin Halarewich, owner of Highwood Rod and Custom, said that the day was held to thank his … Continue reading “Custom cars cruise into Calgary”

History comes alive at RAM

By Isabell Shoff | June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Reynolds-Alberta Museum in Wetaskiwin, Alberta – by Isabell Shoff The Reynolds-Alberta Museum hosted a special car show on June 9 and 10. History Through the Ages featured a spectacular display of cars, trucks and motorcycles spanning more than a century of automotive history. History Road has been an annual event for the past two decades … Continue reading “History comes alive at RAM”

Cars roll into Three Hills for Cruise Night

By Isabell Shoff | June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Vehicles of all shapes and sizes rolled into the Town of Three Hills on Friday, June 1 and Saturday, June 2. The 37th annual Three Hills Cruise Night turned out to be very successful once again. “There were more than 700 vehicles registered in the Show and Shine on Saturday,” said Three Hills Mayor Tim … Continue reading “Cars roll into Three Hills for Cruise Night”

The 2019 Mercedes-AMG E 53 Sedan Packs a 429-HP Inline-Six

By bwayken | May 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

For the past few years, the Mercedes-AMG E 43 has been the car you buy when the regular E 300 won’t do and the E 63 S is a little too much. With a twin-turbo V-6 cranking out 396 hp and 384 lb-ft of torque, a rear-biased all-wheel-drive system, and a quick-shifting nine-speed transmission, the … Continue reading “The 2019 Mercedes-AMG E 53 Sedan Packs a 429-HP Inline-Six”