Tag Archives: Canada

Found online: Lada Rally car for sale

How good does this sound? A factory built Lada Samara rally car for $3500? Built by Lada Canada in 1993 and campaigned ever since the seller says it has some colourful history and comes with a set of spares. It … Continue reading

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Happy Canada Day

Well it is Canada Day so I thought I’d share a few Canadian market cars.

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1985 Hyundai Pony Brochure (Canadian)

Another buy from the swap meet is this 1985 Hyundai Pony brochure. This particular type was sold in Canada but not the US. Other markets got a similar Pony but the Canadian bumper and headlights were unique. Not many of … Continue reading

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Austin A40 Devon in a hill

You can just see the bit of this from a path in a park/nature reserve in Lethbridge. The Banjo wheel gives it away as a vintage car. Looked rather Austin like to me. A closer inspection revealed it to be … Continue reading

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Canadian Fords

In the United States Ford marketed three brands – Ford, Mercury and Lincoln but in Canada things got more complicated with up to six brands. Why all the brands? Often small towns would have either a Ford or a Mercury … Continue reading

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Canadian Lada Niva Pickup

The SUV style Lada Niva while not common is certainly around in Canada but the pickup version is quite rare. I saw this orange truck years ago in a Walmart parking lot and then again outside of Calgary’s Lada destination … Continue reading

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Manic GT – Canadian sports car

If the words Canadian and sports car were used together most car buffs would probably immediately think of Malcolm Briklin’s SV-1 which was assembled in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. Oddly though the Briklin SV-1 was really meant for the … Continue reading

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