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New Porsche Panamera achieves lap record in Germany

Porsche has proven the performance potential of the new Panamera even before the car’s world premiere: in a slightly camouflaged series production car, test driver Lars Kern (32) completed a full lap of the legendary Nürburgring Nordschleife over a distance of 20.832 kilometres in exactly 7:29.81 minutes.

Canada Micra Cup Racing – Kevin King starts the 2020 season with two victories

The opening event of the 2020 Nissan Micra Cup season took place  in July at Circuit Mont-Tremblant located at the heart of the picturesque Laurentians. The event – the Summer Classic – was held behind closed doors in accordance with the government’s current guidelines. The 22 competitors were delighted to be at the track for the first time this season. Kevin King won both races – a first for him in the series in an event held in Québec.

GENESIS RETAIL NETWORK EXPANDS WITH ADDITION OF GENESIS LANGLEY IN BRITISH COLUMBIA’S LOWER MAINLAND

Genesis recently announced the start of operations of Genesis Langley, its third retail partner in British Columbia’s Lower Mainland. The brand’s 25th location in Canada is also its fifth in B.C., joining two other locations in Metro Vancouver including Genesis Vancouver in Burnaby and Genesis Richmond, in addition to one location in Kelowna in the Okanagan Valley and one location in Victoria on Vancouver Island.

2020 Ford Escape Hybrid review:  Fuel efficient family favorite

The 2020 Ford Escape is a: 5-door, 5 passenger Compact /CUV that offers four FWD  or AWD with four engine choices including two hybrids – a standard hybrid and a plug-in version. A perennial favourite with families, the all-new Ford Escape model receives updated styling and features, driver-assist technology, and on-board connectivity for 2020.