The Insurance Bureau of Canada released its list of the most frequently stolen vehicles in Canada. The group says some vehicles are exported in pieces to avoid detection, and then reassembled and sold in places as far away as West Africa. Other vehicles such as the Honda Civic are popular for parts, because there are so many on the road. Thieves are also known to change the VIN of stolen cars and sell them in Canada.
The city and the company rebuilt together, after an atomic bomb devastated Hiroshima in 1945. Mazda was Toyo Kogyo Co. Ltd. then, a maker of three-wheel trucks and military hardware. Just days after the blast, the company was back building those trucks, and part of company headquarters housed the Hiroshima prefectural government.
... and moving, it's breathtaking. This 887-horsepower track monster, with a 0-100 km time of 2.6 seconds, uses less fuel than a Toyota Prius. We'll take two, please.
Too many shoppers and too few spots is a recipe for driver frustration -and not everybody plays nice, writes Dianne Nice in her first column for Globe Drive. Click on the link below to read "Good will to fellow shoppers? Not in the mall parking lot," and if you have a photo to add to this gallery, please e-mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org, or tweet to @Globe_Drive.
Ford has redesigned its iconic pony car for a global market. More photos will be added as available.
These luxury motorhomes are a long way from the camper vans you grew up with. Click on the link below for the full story. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/car-life/galleries/in-pictures-have-you-ever-seen-a-recreational-vehicle-like-this/article10986647/
Globe Drive reviewer Ted Laturnus says the Mazda CX-9 is safe, roomy and practical, but it doesn’t stir the blood. Do you agree? Click on the link below for our review of this crossover. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/car-life/galleries/in-pictures-for-suvs-are-looks-important/article10883324/
German sports car's basic form is still instantly recognizable after half a century http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/car-life/galleries/in-pictures-50-gorgeous-years-of-porsche-911/article10761813/
With an options list that includes military-grade armour plating, bulletproof windows and a flat-screen TV, the made-in-Canada Conquest Knight is billed as the biggest and most secure SUV in the world. Globe and Mail columnist Peter Cheney took the Knight for a test drive to learn what's inside this fortress on wheels. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/car-life/galleries/in-pictures-the-worlds-biggest-baddest-suv/article10431487/
Auto makers show off their latest models at the spring auto show in New York City. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/car-life/galleries/in-pictures-hot-new-cars-at-the-new-york-auto-show/article10525148/