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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 …

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, …

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 …

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, …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Driven: Dinan S1 BMW M550i xDrive

By bwayken | April 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

“As a BMW tuner and tuner of other European marques, we are dedicated to a single overriding objective: to develop the fastest, best handling, and most reliable street legal cars available anywhere,” says Dinan’s Nathan Fette. “Our goal is to make the driving experience even more exciting without sacrificing the refined handling, reliability or warranty …