GM Canada is expanding its Midnight and Dusk editions to the 2018 Colorado ZR2, the automaker said Oct. 19. The Midnight Edition features an all-black exterior, black Chevy bowtie emblems and 17-inch five-spoke black accessory wheels. It also features a black sport bar with off-road LED lighting and ZR2 logos on the sport-bar sail panels. The Dusk Edition offers the same content as the Colorado ZR2 Midnight, but can be purchased in all other ZR2 exterior finishes, with black accents throughout.
The 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is the first mainstream plug-in hybrid electric vehicle in the midsize crossover segment in Canada. It starts at $44,448 including shipping before any provincial incentives. Mitsubishi says it will come with all-wheel drive and DC fast-charging capability, providing an 80 per cent charge in less than 30 minutes.
As evidenced by new spy photos, the huge chrome fascia and grillwork on Fiat Chrysler's Ram pickup will be reworked for 2019, with a shorter grill that better incorporates the headlights. Photo credits: KGP PHOTOGRAPHY
The new third-generation Porsche Cayenne Turbo sits at the top of the luxury automaker’s model line. The four-litre V8 twin turbo engine delivers 550 hp and accelerates from zero to 100 km/h in 4.1 seconds. The new 2019 Cayenne Turbo will be available in Canada in the summer of 2018 with pricing starting of $141,700, delivery included.
The Ferrari Portofino will replace the California T as the automaker's entry-level model. The hardtop convertible is powered by a 584-hp, V-8 engine that accelerates from 0 to 100 kph (62 mph) in 3.5 seconds.
The 2018 Chevrolet Tahoe Custom -- available in Canada later this year -- is based on the Tahoe LS and adds 18-inch painted aluminum wheels, all-season tires and a chrome-accented grille. The Tahoe Custom also features increased cargo space behind the second row -- 54 cubic feet -- because third-row seat has been removed.
The sixth-generation BMW M5 has a 4.4-liter V-8 engine with 600 hp and 553 pounds-feet of torque, an increase from 560 hp and 500 pounds-feet of torque. The sedan can hit 60 mph in 3.2 seconds, which is the fastest time for an M5, BMW says. It is set to arrive at dealerships in spring 2018.
The Concept Z4 features classic roadster design cues such as a long wheelbase, a low-slung and stretched silhouette and a compact rear end. But a shorter hood and crisp overhangs in the wedge-shaped concept put the driver closer to the center of the car than in previous BMW roadsters, the company says.
Hyundai's next-generation fuel cell vehicle previews the company's second commercially produced hydrogen model and is equipped with Hyundai’s fourth generation of hydrogen fuel cell technology. It will feature a driving range of more than 360 miles per charge, compared with the 258 miles on the current Tucson fuel cell crossover. The unnamed midsize crossover will be launched in Korea in early 2018, followed by the U.S. and Europe.
The Prototype 9 pays homage to Infiniti’s current and future design language, and reinterprets the brand’s Torii gate grille. It is powered by a prototype electric motor and battery from Nissan’s advanced powertrain department.
Ford is offering a special edition GT for 2018, following the 2017 '66 Heritage Edition. The 2018 GT '67 Heritage Edition is a tribute to the red and white GT40 IV race car Dan Gurney and A.J. Foyt piloted to victory at Le Mans in 1967. Ford Canada says "a very limited" number will be available in Canada.