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Renault Twizy Review: Clean, Green, Smart... And We Can't Have It

What’s hot: Fantastic fun, as ‘green’ as a lentil burger, has a roof and seatbelts (unlike a scooter). What’s not: It can’t be registered... yet. (Time to wake up your local member). X-FACTOR: Our regulators clearly haven’t recognised it, but here, in the Twizy, is the future of urban personal transport. Engine/trans: 13kW/57Nm Synchronous AC electric ...

Source: TheMotorReport - TheMotorReport - | 23 Oct 2014 | 12:59 pm

Trion's 1492kW Nemesis Bound For Production In 2016

US-based Trion SuperCars has scheduled a start-date for production of its ‘world-beating’ Nemesis model in January 2016.  With a claimed 1492kW (2000 BHP) on tap, the Nemesis will have the world’s best hypercars in its sights with a predicted 0-100km/h time of 2.8 seconds and a top speed beyond 432km/h (270 MPH). Figures like these could give the Nemesis the edge over ...

Source: TheMotorReport - TheMotorReport - | 23 Oct 2014 | 12:47 pm

Nissan Juke Midnight Edition Hits Australia As Blackout Continues

Darkness is rapidly rolling across the country, it seems, as yet another ‘black edition’ hits the Australian market. Joining other blacked-out models from the likes of Toyota, Holden, Volkswagen and Jeep, Nissan has now launched a special ‘Midnight Edition’ pack for its compact Juke SUV. Widely advertised in recent weeks, the Juke Midnight Edition (“fun starts a ...

Source: TheMotorReport - TheMotorReport - | 23 Oct 2014 | 12:13 pm

ANCAP: Hyundai’s Genesis tops safety tests

Luxury Hyundai Genesis flagship crunches safety records with best-ever ANCAP score ...

Source: GoAuto RSS - Car News GoAuto RSS - Car News | 23 Oct 2014 | 3:20 am

Something you don't see every day...

Last night, in Malibu.

Source: Burlappcar Burlappcar | 22 Oct 2014 | 10:30 pm

Daimler unplugs Tesla stake

Mercedes pledges to continue EV partnership with Tesla, despite dumping shares ...

Source: GoAuto RSS - Car News GoAuto RSS - Car News | 22 Oct 2014 | 10:06 pm

This Is Why The 2015 Mustang GT Is $7,000 More Than The Ecoboost

The Mustang 5.0 GT is 10 mph faster than the 2.3 Ecoboost in the main straight at Willow Springs International Raceway. Yes, of course there is more. There has to be.Read more...

Source: Jalopnik Jalopnik | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:35 pm

Kid With Free Porsche Makes Worst Attempt At Financial Independence

Folks in Shaoxing City raised eyebrows when some punk pulled up in a Porsche Cayman and opened up an impromptu scarf-vending stall on Shengli Dong Road. He said he felt bad asking parents for gas money after they bought him the car.Read more...

Source: Jalopnik Jalopnik | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:05 pm

Does an HSV V8 Version of Cadillac's CTS Make Sense?

This is an artist's impression of what a Holden Special Vehicles (HSV) edition of a V8-powered Cadillac CTS could look like – if they ever made one, that is.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:01 pm

Does an HSV V8 Version of Cadillac's CTS Make Sense?

This is an artist's impression of what a Holden Special Vehicles (HSV) edition of a V8-powered Cadillac CTS could look like – if they ever made one, that is.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:01 pm

Renault set for record sales year

Strong passenger and LCV sales to push Renault beyond 9000 sales in 2014 ...

Source: GoAuto RSS - Car News GoAuto RSS - Car News | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:00 pm

Mini-doc showing at-risk kids building motorcycles in 100 days will warm your heart

Filed under: Classics, Etc., Videos, Motorcycle There are a lot of things in this world that can make you feel pretty defeated - just turn on the national news on any given night for dozens of examples. It's nice every once in a while to get a reminder that things aren't always so bad. If you're looking for a little pick-me-up, just watch this video. This five-minute mini-documentary tells the s ...

Source: Autoblog Autoblog | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:00 pm

Scion Teases New iM Concept for LA Show, Looks Like Toyota's Auris is Coming to U.S.

Scion has just shared two cropped photos of a new concept car named iM that will have its world premiere at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show in late November.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 22 Oct 2014 | 8:57 pm

Extreme is a Soft Word to Describe New McLaren P1 GTR’s Interior [w/Video]

McLaren has released the first interior photos of the track-exclusive P1 GTR, which features a steering wheel inspired by the one from the MP4-23 Formula 1 car.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 22 Oct 2014 | 8:57 pm

Extreme is a Soft Word to Describe New McLaren P1 GTR’s Interior [w/Video]

McLaren has released the first interior photos of the track-exclusive P1 GTR, which features a steering wheel inspired by the one from the MP4-23 Formula 1 car.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 22 Oct 2014 | 8:57 pm

Scion Teases New iM Concept for LA Show, Looks Like Toyota's Auris is Coming to U.S.

Scion has just shared two cropped photos of a new concept car named iM that will have its world premiere at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show in late November.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 22 Oct 2014 | 8:57 pm

These Guys Jumped A Jet Boat With Snowmobiles

With enough throttle, you can drive a snowmobile across water. With enough of a ramp, you can even jump one into a river. This can only lead to one conclusionRead more...

Source: Jalopnik Jalopnik | 22 Oct 2014 | 8:35 pm

What you missed on 10.22.14

Filed under: Concept Cars, LA Auto Show, Scion, Subaru 2015 Subaru Outback review The Subaru Outback strikes an interesting balance between the needs of the everyday crossover shopper and the wants of car enthusiasts. It's more of a tall wagon than a proper CUV, and even with its 2.5-liter boxer-four and continuously variable transmission, it's pretty nice to drive. Brandon Turkus explains in hi ...

Source: Autoblog Autoblog | 22 Oct 2014 | 8:31 pm

BMW X4 M40i caught production-ready

Filed under: Spy Photos, Performance, Crossover, BMW, Luxury It seems like BMW is pretty committed to this whole X4 thing. Aside from the current xDrive28i and xDrive35i, we've captured a round of spy photos showing what our spy shooters tell us is a more dynamic M40i model. The higher-performance hunchback follows in the footsteps of BMW's other sub-M cars like the M235i. In fact, much like the ...

Source: Autoblog Autoblog | 22 Oct 2014 | 7:58 pm

Audi Q3 makes its own parking spot [videos]

Finding a parking spot can be a bit of chore so Audi Canada has decided to show us an easier alternative.

Source: Worldcarfans Worldcarfans | 22 Oct 2014 | 7:40 pm

Porsche reportedly working a new turbocharged V12 engine for Putin's limo

It's been awhile since we've heard about Russia's Project Cortege / Motorcade but a new report is indicating it will feature a Porsche-designed engine.

Source: Worldcarfans Worldcarfans | 22 Oct 2014 | 7:00 pm

Report: Former Fisker CEO has some advice for Tesla Motors

Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Tesla Motors Former Fisker Automotive CEO and ex-Chevrolet Volt vehicle-line director Tony Posawatz has some words of caution for Tesla Motors. The long-time automaker executive questions the California automaker's long-term viability - and gives some praise - in a talk with Benzinga, which you can listen to below. While the all-wheel-drive D that Tesla unveiled earlier ...

Source: AutoblogGreen AutoblogGreen | 22 Oct 2014 | 6:56 pm

Next Audi A8 will be a Completely Self-Driving Car

The next generation Audi A8 will be available as a fully autonomous vehicle, meaning it could drive itself with little or no driver input while on the road. Self-driving cars are the future… Speaking to Australian outlet Motoring, Audi’s Head of Product and Technology Communications, Stefan Moser, said the German automaker will introduce the world’s […] The post Next Audi A8 wi ...

Source: AutoTribute AutoTribute | 22 Oct 2014 | 6:44 pm

Hyundai shows its wild side with four wacky concepts at the IDEA Festival

Hyundai has come up with some pretty wacky ideas for personal mobility in the past and the trend continues as the company has unveiled four new concepts at the IDEA Festival in South Korea.

Source: Worldcarfans Worldcarfans | 22 Oct 2014 | 6:20 pm

Recharge Wrap-up: Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive goes on sale in Europe, Spain gets Nissan Leaf taxis

Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Hydrogen, Hyundai, Mercedes Benz, Nissan, Racing The new Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive goes on sale in Europe on November 3, with deliveries starting before the end of the year. Developed with the help of Tesla, the new electric B-Class offers more than 132 kilowatts (177 horsepower) and 250 pound-feet of torque. It features Economy Plus, Economy and Sport driving ...

Source: AutoblogGreen AutoblogGreen | 22 Oct 2014 | 6:06 pm

This Video Shows Off McLaren P1 GTR’s Interior, Driver Program

McLaren Automotive has finally revealed the interior of the performance-enhanced McLaren P1 GTR, showing it off in a slew of pictures and a 4-minute video. With the P1 GTR, McLaren set out to produce “the best driver’s car in the world on track.” As such, the British supercar does away with many of the non-essential […] The post This Video Shows Off McLaren P1 GTR’s Interior, ...

Source: AutoTribute AutoTribute | 22 Oct 2014 | 6:04 pm

Pumped Up Mustangs Roaring into SEMA

The 50th anniversary of the debut of the Ford Mustang is in full swing and perhaps no where will be more evident at this year’s SEMA show in Las Vegas as the maker will have a dozen pony cars on display. Among the 12 ‘Stangs, two custom builders are going all out: Petty's Garage and Galpin Auto Sports. Go to TheDetroitBureau.com for details.

Source: TheDetroitBureau.com TheDetroitBureau.com | 22 Oct 2014 | 5:04 pm

Report: BMW i8 with 500+ horsepower in the cards?

Filed under: Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, BMW While BMW makes plenty of machinery to keep enthusiasts interested, its most enticing models are often based on more ordinary ones. That's what made the arrival of the i8 so captivating, emerging as the first stand-alone BMW sports coupe since the M1. But if its dual purpose - trying its best to both embrace the earth and traverse it rapidly - somehow ...

Source: AutoblogGreen AutoblogGreen | 22 Oct 2014 | 4:30 pm

Mercedes-Benz Could Build Next Sprinter in U.S.

Moving production to the U.S. would mean Mercedes could produce the Sprinter van at a lower price.

Source: PickupTrucks: News PickupTrucks: News | 22 Oct 2014 | 4:28 pm

Situation beim Rennstall Caterham spitzt sich zu

Die Situation beim finanziell schwer angeschlagenen Formel-1-Rennstall Caterham spitzt sich dramatisch zu. In einer ausführlichen Stellungnahme prangerten die Käufer des Teams, die Investmentgruppe Engavest SA, insbesondere den vorherigen Besitzer...Leafield (dpa) - Die Situation beim finanziell schwer angeschlagenen Formel-1-Rennstall Caterham spitzt sich dramatisch zu. In einer ausführlichen ...

Source: AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten | 22 Oct 2014 | 4:06 pm

MINI Sets FWD Track Record At Nurburgring - Ties Zonda, R8 V10, SLS AMG @ 7:44

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Source: AutoSpies.com News AutoSpies.com News | 22 Oct 2014 | 3:55 pm

Kia At 2014 SEMA – Preview

Kia is doing something a little different at SEMA this year, and it looks as though they may be “hungry” for success. There will be no big horsepower models on display, but they will be showing off beer and ice … Continue reading → ...

Source: Kia News BlogKia News Blog Kia News BlogKia News Blog | 22 Oct 2014 | 3:51 pm

Let’s Ask Kia Fans To Vote For The New Sorento

It seems as though there are countless awards handed out in the car industry each year, and it can all become a little confusing as you try to figure out who it is that is doing the voting. When you … Continue reading → ...

Source: Kia News BlogKia News Blog Kia News BlogKia News Blog | 22 Oct 2014 | 3:24 pm

Scion iM Concept

According to Autoblog, it will be revealed at LA Auto Show (11/19/14). Looks like a Scionized version of the Toyota Auris. I wonder if M stands...

Source: CarSpyShots CarSpyShots | 22 Oct 2014 | 3:23 pm

Henrik Fisker To Make Announcement On Galpin Stand At L.A. Auto Show

Henrik Fisker is probably best known for his attempt at starting an automaker but before the days of Fisker Automotive the Danish businessman was working as a car designer and running coachbuilder Fisker Coachbuild. Well, it appears Fisker isn’t finished with the auto world just yet as he’s reportedly set to make a presentation during...

Source: MotorAuthority MotorAuthority | 22 Oct 2014 | 3:00 pm

Is The C7 Corvette Ready To Take On The Germans? BMW M4 Vs, Chevrolet Corvette Z51 Vs. Porsche Cayman S

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Source: AutoSpies.com News AutoSpies.com News | 22 Oct 2014 | 2:54 pm

FWD, AWD, RWD, 4X4: Which Is The Best Car In The Wet?

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Source: AutoSpies.com News AutoSpies.com News | 22 Oct 2014 | 2:45 pm

Full-Size Bugatti Veyron Replica Made Out Of Wood: Video

Would you like to own a Bugatti Veyron? Well today could be your lucky day because we've found one for you, and it will cost you just a little over $3,000. How's that possible you ask, which you should ask because the lowest sticker on a new Veyron is well over one million bucks. The reason you can get this example for far less is because it's a...

Source: MotorAuthority MotorAuthority | 22 Oct 2014 | 2:30 pm

More teasing: Nissan Concept

Another teaser of that new Nissan SUV/Crossover concept.Not sure why they would have another compact SUV since they already have the Juke, which is quite popular in many countries.The Juke also just got updated for 2015. So an all new one is not around the corner.

Source: Burlappcar Burlappcar | 22 Oct 2014 | 2:16 pm

GM Goes Solar

General Motors is aiming to bolster its green credentials by installing a huge solar array that will be visible from the well-traveled Ohio Turnpike outside the company’s big assembly plant in Lordstown, Ohio. The new 2.2 megawatt array will be the maker's largest array in North America. For more, please go to TheDetroitBureau.com.

Source: TheDetroitBureau.com TheDetroitBureau.com | 22 Oct 2014 | 2:08 pm

Scion iM Concept

 Scion will show this new model at the Los Angeles auto show next month.This is not really a concept. More like a preview of their new model. Which is basically, as they mentioned before, an updated version of the European Auris hatchback.So basically, a Corolla Hatch. Just what the Elantra GT is to the regular US sedan version.Which is fine, Scion does need new models. Anything...Here is the ...

Source: Burlappcar Burlappcar | 22 Oct 2014 | 2:07 pm

Hendo Creates 'Back To The Future'-Style Hoverboard: Video

It's been a couple decades since Marty McFly first went back to the future, and we're still no closer to a working DeLorean time machine. However, one company has created a real-life version of the 'hoverboard' from 1989's Back To The Future Part II, sort of. A company called Hendo (via Autoblog) has built a prototype hoverboard that levitates a...

Source: MotorAuthority MotorAuthority | 22 Oct 2014 | 2:00 pm

McLaren P1 GTR interior revealed

First pictures have been revealed of the extreme, track-only McLaren P1 GTR’s interior. Aimed at those for whom the regular McLaren P1 just isn’t quite quick enough, the GTR will be the most powerful machine yet made by McLaren’s automotive...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:45 pm

McLaren P1 GTR interior revealed

First pictures have been revealed of the extreme, track-only McLaren P1 GTR’s interior. Aimed at those for whom the regular McLaren P1 just isn’t quite quick enough, the GTR will be the most powerful machine yet made by McLaren’s automotive...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:45 pm

La McLaren P1 GTR, sur piste et en vidéo!

Embarquez à bord de la McLaren P1 GTR à la découverte de son cockpit de F1 et du programme personnalisé proposé aux futurs acquéreurs.

Source: RSS Autoplus.fr RSS Autoplus.fr | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:41 pm

Scion Teases New Concept for LA Auto Show

Looking to rebuild its once formidable image among younger buyers, Scion is planning to roll out an assortment of new models over the next few years, and we’ll be getting a sense of what’s to come at next month’s Los Angeles Motor Show. The brand dropped a few teaser photos of what it'll show there, according to TheDetroitBureau.com.

Source: TheDetroitBureau.com TheDetroitBureau.com | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:33 pm

Citroën C1 Urban Ride : ils vont la faire !

Vous avez très (très) largement plébiscité le concept de C1 baroudeuse de Citroën revelé au Mondial de l’Automobile de Paris 2014. La preuve en chiffres !

Source: RSS Autoplus.fr RSS Autoplus.fr | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:33 pm

Le futur crossover de Nissan en montre plus

Le concept-car que Nissan dévoilera dans quelques jours se dévoile un peu plus. Il s'agit d'un SUV cinq-portes compact et musclé.

Source: RSS Autoplus.fr RSS Autoplus.fr | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:12 pm

Nieuws: Een Bugatti Veyron... uit hout!

In een atelier het Indonesische Boyolalo werd onlangs een wel heel speciale Bugatti Veyron geproduceerd. Rijden doet de auto niet, maar dat maakt hem er niet minder bijzonder op. Het betreft namelijk een volledig uit hout opgetrokken kopie op ware grootte. Het prijskaartje? Omgerekend iets meer dan € 2.600. Dat is toch wat een Duitser eraan gegeven heeft. Valt go...Lees meer ...

Source: Auto55.be Auto55.be | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:12 pm

Pic of the Day #500

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Source: Car Design News - News Car Design News - News | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:05 pm

Mercedes-Benz B-class Electric Drive first drive review

Exceptionally refined with punchy overtaking abilities and impressive ride and handling. Premium driving experience at expense of ultimate usability This is the Mercedes-Benz B-class Electric Drive, the manufacturer’s pure electric version of the newly facelifted B-class.Rather than follow the lead of the BMW i3 and build an electric car around an all-new architecture, this EV is based on the ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:03 pm

Mercedes-Benz B-class Electric Drive first drive review

Exceptionally refined with punchy overtaking abilities and impressive ride and handling. Premium driving experience at expense of ultimate usability This is the Mercedes-Benz B-class Electric Drive, the manufacturer’s pure electric version of the newly facelifted B-class.Rather than follow the lead of the BMW i3 and build an electric car around an all-new architecture, this EV is based on the ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:03 pm

Lights...Camera...Action!

Torrance, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 – Like any new star about to step out on the world stage in Los Angeles, Scion’s new iM Concept car is taking some test shots. The photos, also debuting on Instagram, reveal the distinctively sporty front end of the car as it gets ready for the spotlight. The iM Concept car reflects the evolution of Scion as the needs and desires of its youthful customer ...

Source: Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:00 pm

Nieuws: Supersnelle Trion Nemesis verwacht in 2016

Dat je met behulp van turbo's gigantische vermogens kan opwekken, weten we allemaal. En daar is ook Trion achter. Die supersportwagenbouwer uit het zonnige California wil binnen enkele maanden een nieuw straatmonster aan het werk zetten. Zijn naam? Nemesis. Zijn maximale vermogen? Maar liefst 2.000pk, gepuurd uit een 9-liter (!) V8 die door twee turbo's wordt bij...Lees meer ...

Source: Auto55.be Auto55.be | 22 Oct 2014 | 11:41 am

On Topic: Hij komt, hij komt …

Hoe vervelend petrolheads het ook vinden, hij gáát er komen: de zelfrijdende auto. En als het aan de Nederlandse politiek ligt liever vandaag dan morgen. Maar zijn we er wel klaar voor?

Source: AutoWeek.nl nieuws AutoWeek.nl nieuws | 22 Oct 2014 | 11:22 am

G-Klasse von GSC

Wer die "popeligen" SUV in die Schranken weisen will, der greift zu einer G-Klasse. Wer in diesem elitären Kreis nach Extravaganz strebt, der schaut beim Tuner GSC vorbeiWer sich vom SUV-Trend abgrenzen möchte, der greift selbstredend zu traditonellen Geländegängern von Jeep, Toyota, Land Rover und natürlich dem Jubilar aus Stuttgart: Der Mercedes-Benz G-Klasse. Anlässlich von 35 Jahren Bauz ...

Source: AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten | 22 Oct 2014 | 11:11 am

Five Things Every New Driver Should Know Before Getting Behind the Wheel

Know the rules of the road. Be familiar with all applicable state driving laws and driver requirements. Remember: No speeding, no alcohol. Click it, every ride, every time. Wear a […] The post Five Things Every New Driver Should Know Before Getting Behind the Wheel appeared first on FastLane.

Source: FastLane FastLane | 22 Oct 2014 | 11:02 am

Nieuws: Zo ziet de McLaren P1 GTR er vanbinnen uit

Een standaard Mclaren P1 tikt al af boven 900pk. Het stond dan ook in de sterren geschreven dat de Britse sportwagenbouwer z’n best zou doen om de strafste variant op te werken tot 1.000pk. En dat is exact waar de P1 op aftikt als de 3,8l V8 turbo en de elektromotor samen alle registers opentrekken. De prijs? £ 1,98 miljoen. Dat flirt dan toch al met € 2,5 miljoe...Lees me ...

Source: Auto55.be Auto55.be | 22 Oct 2014 | 11:02 am

Toyota Green Initiative Celebrates Fifth Anniversary at State Farm Magic City Classic

TORRANCE, Calif. (Oct. 22, 2014) – Toyota Green Initiative will celebrate five years of partnership with Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) during the State Farm Magic City Classic in Birmingham, Ala. Launched by Toyota in 2009, the Toyota Green Initiative (TGI) is an environmental stewardship platform that educates HBCU students, alumni, and the surrounding commu ...

Source: Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. | 22 Oct 2014 | 11:00 am

Trion Nemesis: Neues US-Powercar

Die Riege der exotischen Powercars wird bald um einen US-amerikanischen Supersportler erweitert. Der V8 des Trion Nemesis bringt es auf bis zu 2000 PSKurz nach dem Jahreswechsel auf 2016 soll sich ein neues Mitglied in die Riege der Hochleistungs-Supersportler dieser Welt einreihen: Trion Nemesis. Den Namen eines Sterns tragend, dürfte sich das Fahrzeug angesichts eines ungeheuren Leistungspotenz ...

Source: AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten | 22 Oct 2014 | 10:47 am

Porsche 911 en Macan veilig voor hybride

Goed nieuws voor de octaanliefhebbers: de Porsche 911 en Macan ontlopen voorlopig de hybride-trend. Dat bevestigde Manfred Schurmann tijdens de onthulling van de Cayenne S E-Hybrid.

Source: AutoWeek.nl nieuws AutoWeek.nl nieuws | 22 Oct 2014 | 10:37 am

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Source: CarSpyShots CarSpyShots | 22 Oct 2014 | 10:35 am

The meaning of “Aluminum Wranglers”

Respected automotive engineer Bob Sheaves has looked into Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne’s statements that the 2017 Jeep Wrangler would likely be the first Jeep to use aluminum extensively. While Chrysler produced the aluminum-bodied Plymouth... [ This is a summary only. Visit http://www.allpar.com/news/ for the full story. ] ...

Source: Allpar Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep News Allpar Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep News | 22 Oct 2014 | 10:34 am

Gemiddelde benzineprijs laagst sinds begin 2012

De adviesprijs voor benzine is in bijna twee jaar tijd niet meer zo laag geweest als vandaag. België en Duitsland noteren ook de laagste benzineprijzen sinds jaren.

Source: AutoWeek.nl nieuws AutoWeek.nl nieuws | 22 Oct 2014 | 10:20 am

Bugatti Veyron vs. Ferrari LaFerrari: Beschleunigungsduell Video Rund 2000 PS im Duell

Ein Bugatti Veyron und ein LaFerrari liefern sich in einem Video ein Beschleunigungsduell. Reichen die 963 PS des Hybrid-Ferrari gegen den Veyron?

Source: AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:59 am

2014 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid first drive review

A Cayenne hybrid of heightened economy potential, and quite attractively priced given its complexity and capabilities Porsche is keen to sell us plug-in hybrids. It now makes three, although one is rather unaffordable, it being the £652,849 918 Spyder. The other two are the Panamera and the new Porsche Cayenne e-Hybrid, which replaces the plain hybrid version.This upgraded petrol-electric Cayen ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:52 am

2014 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid first drive review

A Cayenne hybrid of heightened economy potential, and quite attractively priced given its complexity and capabilities Porsche is keen to sell us plug-in hybrids. It now makes three, although one is rather unaffordable, it being the £652,849 918 Spyder. The other two are the Panamera and the new Porsche Cayenne e-Hybrid, which replaces the plain hybrid version.This upgraded petrol-electric Cayen ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:52 am

Daimler verkauft Tesla-Aktien Geldspritze für die Bilanz

Schon zu Start-up-Zeiten stieg Daimler beim US-Elektropionier Tesla ein. Nun trennen sich die Schwaben von ihrer Beteiligung und erhöhen damit ihren finanziellen Spielraum.

Source: AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:42 am

Mercedes GLA: Tuning von Brabus - Update Mercedes GLA mit 400 PS

Brabus hat sich den Mercedes GLA zur Brust genommen. Das Kompakt-SUV wird wahlweise tiefer- oder höhergelegt und kommt nun mit bis zu 400 PS. Für die AMG-Line gibt es eine verbesserte Aerodynamik.

Source: AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:32 am

Stripped-out interior of the McLaren P1 GTR revealed

Extreme £1.98m hybrid hypercar gets a steering wheel inspired by McLaren's Formula 1 cars and seats derived from a DTM touring car The cabin of the McLaren P1 GTR has been revealed for the first time as the Woking-based manufacturer continues to develop its track-focused, limited-edition hypercar.Using the (slightly) more road-oriented McLaren P1 as a base, the cockpit has been stripped out, with ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:11 am

Stripped-out interior of the McLaren P1 GTR revealed

Extreme £1.98m hybrid hypercar gets a steering wheel inspired by McLaren's Formula 1 cars and seats derived from a DTM touring car The cabin of the McLaren P1 GTR has been revealed for the first time as the Woking-based manufacturer continues to develop its track-focused, limited-edition hypercar.Using the (slightly) more road-oriented McLaren P1 as a base, the cockpit has been stripped out, with ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 22 Oct 2014 | 9:11 am

Analyst Sees Strong Fourth-Quarter Sales

The after-effects of the 2015 Ford F-150 means more incentives could lead to increased overall truck sales.

Source: PickupTrucks: News PickupTrucks: News | 22 Oct 2014 | 8:29 am

Mopars added to airbag recall

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has added more than 370,000 DaimlerChrysler-built and Chrysler LLC-built cars, SUVs and trucks to a six-million-vehicle recall to replace defective airbags manufactured by Takata... [ This is a summary only. Visit http://www.allpar.com/news/ for the full story. ] ...

Source: Allpar Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep News Allpar Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep News | 22 Oct 2014 | 7:15 am

2015 Dacia Sandero Sport

It will be sold only in Brazil an Russia with a 1.6 130 bhp engine. Image: http://i62.tinypic.com/2yn311l.jpg http://goo.gl/s12mXJ ...

Source: CarSpyShots CarSpyShots | 22 Oct 2014 | 7:13 am

Ford Mondeo Titanium 2.0 TDCi 180 (2015) CAR review

Yes, folks, it’s finally here – the all-new, fourth-generation Ford Mondeo. Debutant of the new Ford large car platform (which will also underpin the next S-Max) and purveyor of such goodies as Sync 2 infotainment, some exceptionally comprehensive handling technology...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 22 Oct 2014 | 6:23 am

Ford Mondeo Titanium 2.0 TDCi 180 (2015) CAR review

Yes, folks, it’s finally here – the all-new, fourth-generation Ford Mondeo. Debutant of the new Ford large car platform (which will also underpin the next S-Max) and purveyor of such goodies as Sync 2 infotainment, some exceptionally comprehensive handling technology...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 22 Oct 2014 | 6:23 am

Here Are Your 2015 Green Car of the Year Finalists

Green Car Journal will use the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show to announce the winner of its 2015 Green Car of the Year award. As lead up to the occasion, the publication has revealed the five finalists in the running for the title: Audi A3 TDI, BMW i3, Chevrolet Impala Bi-Fuel, Honda Fit, and Volkswagen […] The post Here Are Your 2015 Green Car of the Year Finalists appeared first on AutoTribute ...

Source: AutoTribute AutoTribute | 21 Oct 2014 | 7:23 pm

Falling Fuel Prices Make CNG a Tough Sell

Lower fuel prices make consumers happy, but make sales of alternative fuel trucks a bit more difficult.

Source: PickupTrucks: News PickupTrucks: News | 21 Oct 2014 | 4:24 pm

The Corvette Stingray – A Canvas On Wheels

Three General Motors Designers transform a 2014 Corvette Stingray for the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD) Gala Fundraiser. The post The Corvette Stingray – A Canvas On Wheels appeared first on FastLane.

Source: FastLane FastLane | 21 Oct 2014 | 4:23 pm

The new MINI: a present-day original and "Classic of the Future".

Successful showing in the readers' vote by automobile magazine "Auto Bild Klassik": the latest generation of the British premium small car wins the 2014 "Golden Classic Steering Wheel".

Source: BMW Group PressClub Global BMW Group PressClub Global | 21 Oct 2014 | 3:55 pm

Renaultsport RS01 hits the track with Alain Prost at the wheel

Renault’s wild Renaultsport RS01 racing car has turned a wheel for the first time in public – with none other than four-time F1 champion Alain Prost at the wheel. In a demonstration run at the finale of the World Series...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 21 Oct 2014 | 2:48 pm

Renaultsport RS01 hits the track with Alain Prost at the wheel

Renault’s wild Renaultsport RS01 racing car has turned a wheel for the first time in public – with none other than four-time F1 champion Alain Prost at the wheel. In a demonstration run at the finale of the World Series...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 21 Oct 2014 | 2:48 pm

Our Dummies Are Put to the Test for Your Safety

We may not be able to tell teens to listen to their parents, but we can test for their safety. The post Our Dummies Are Put to the Test for Your Safety appeared first on FastLane.

Source: FastLane FastLane | 21 Oct 2014 | 1:04 pm

Is this the Viper ACR?

Allpar’s informal sources have agreed that there are plans for a new Dodge Viper ACR, debuting for the 2016 model year, possibly replacing the current TA (Time Attack) model. Artist suzq044 provided the following rendering, which uses SRT’s... [ This is a summary only. Visit http://www.allpar.com/news/ for the full story. ] ...

Source: Allpar Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep News Allpar Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep News | 21 Oct 2014 | 10:20 am

Worth a read: Baking Up a New Look, in Layers

Worth a read: Baking Up a New Look, in Layers ...

Source: Car Design News - News Car Design News - News | 21 Oct 2014 | 6:14 am

New Information on the Bentley SUV

New spy shots have been taken of the new Bentley SUV and this time it has a lot less camouflage. The car was spotted while it was testing at the Nurburgring. Although Bentley is busy with a lot of new […] ...

Source: Car Spy Photos Car Spy Photos | 21 Oct 2014 | 4:28 am

The Four Most Common Types of Differentials and What You Need to Know About Them

Many fans and enthusiasts talk about or hear pro drivers and their engineers discuss the "diff" or "differential." It's a part of the car that is NOT easily changed and adjusted by the average high performance track day driver, but knowing how the different types of diffs behave can help you understand the handling of your car and what you can do to improve it. Then you can ...

Source: Winding Road Site News Winding Road Site News | 20 Oct 2014 | 8:37 pm

WR TV: 2014 Ford Focus ST

This week we find ourselves behind the wheel of another factory-built hot hatch. Much like the Fiesta we featured in September, the Focus also gets a thorough high performance reworking for ST duty from Ford’s engineers.

Source: Winding Road Site News Winding Road Site News | 20 Oct 2014 | 8:05 pm

Rumor: The Naturally Aspirated Porsche 911’s Days Are Numbered

The latest buzz around the sports car water cooler is that a refreshed Porsche 911 lineup, due in autumn of 2015, will signal the end of natural aspiration in the Carrera and Carrera S 911s, with a switch to smaller displacement and turbocharging in the name of addressing ever-tightening fuel economy and emissions standards. But in case this comes as a bit of bad news to some enthusiasts, there is ...

Source: Winding Road Site News Winding Road Site News | 20 Oct 2014 | 6:34 pm

2015 Toyota Avalon Product Information

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Source: Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. | 20 Oct 2014 | 1:00 pm

Honda Automobiles: New Honda HR-V Crossover

New Honda HR-V Crossover ...

Source: Hondanews Online Newsroom Hondanews Online Newsroom | 20 Oct 2014 | 9:00 am

Honda Automobiles: Honda HR-V Crossover to Make North American Debut at 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show

All-new stylish entry crossover to offer surprising levels of sophistication and versatility inside and out HR-V will serve as the entry point to Honda light truck lineup The all-new Honda HR-V entry crossover (automobiles.honda.com/hr-v) will make its North American debut at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show on Nov. 19. Previously seen only in pictures, the HR-V will serve as the entry point to ...

Source: Hondanews Online Newsroom Hondanews Online Newsroom | 20 Oct 2014 | 9:00 am

Future Camaro in Loveland

"Hi was in Loveland yesterday and saw this car. I think future camaro. Credit Duchi" - write us Sam. He sent us three great spy photos. We agree with Sam that it Сamaro. What do you think? Looking forward to your suggestions in comments.

Source: Car Spy Photos Car Spy Photos | 20 Oct 2014 | 7:11 am

Manheim Used Vehicle Value Index for September 2014

September saw 5th consecutive monthly decline in wholesale used vehicle values Brought the September Manheim Used Vehicle Value Index reading to 121.4, down 1.1% from a year ago Pickups and vans remain strongest segments year-over-year The Article Manheim Used Vehicle Value Index for September 2014 appeared first on Automotive Digest.

Source: Automotive Digest Automotive Digest | 20 Oct 2014 | 6:00 am

Apple iPad SIM Card Unchains 70% of New Users to Swap Data Plans

Situation: Built-in universal cellular “Subscriber Identity Module”(SIM) Card in new iPad allows users to use multiple carriers. New SIM Card removes the power and control by carriers. While empowering users, the SIM Card will enable carriers to attract user-subscribers from competitors. iPhone may be the next Apple platform to allow users to access multiple providers. Significance: ...

Source: Automotive Digest Automotive Digest | 19 Oct 2014 | 11:24 pm

Apple’s Real iPad Surprise: A SIM Card That Lets Users Swap Data Plans

Apple SIM Card Makes Carrier Swap Possible — PDF The Article Apple’s Real iPad Surprise: A SIM Card That Lets Users Swap Data Plans appeared first on Automotive Digest.

Source: Automotive Digest Automotive Digest | 19 Oct 2014 | 11:04 pm

BMW M GmbH launches BMW M4 DTM Champion Edition – Marco Wittmann commits long-term future to BMW and receives Formula One test.

DTM champion Marco Wittmann’s (DE) superlative season drew to an end with yet more highlights in Hockenheim (DE). BMW Motorsport Director Jens Marquardt announced at the season finale that Wittmann will remain part of the BMW family for next season and beyond.

Source: BMW Group PressClub Global BMW Group PressClub Global | 19 Oct 2014 | 3:03 pm

BMW Motorsport News – Issue 38/14.

Wittmann in golden shoes in Hockenheim – BMW Sports Trophy Team Marc VDS wins in the ELMS.

Source: BMW Group PressClub Global BMW Group PressClub Global | 19 Oct 2014 | 2:36 pm

5 Cool Kia Hamster Costumes And Masks For Halloween 2014

Have fun on Halloween by wearing one of these cool-looking Kia hamster costumes and masks! The Halloween is just around the corner, so make sure you get yourself a cool-looking Halloween costume and have some real fun with your family … Continue reading → ...

Source: Kia News BlogKia News Blog Kia News BlogKia News Blog | 18 Oct 2014 | 3:46 pm

Hyundai Commences Production Of 2015 i20 Hatchback

Hyundai-blog.com is a daily-updated Hyundai news website. The blog, which provides latest news and information on new Hyundai vehicles, is quickly becoming recognized as one of the most creative Hyundai communities in the USA and elsewhere around the world. You can read the original blog post here Hyundai Commences Production Of 2015 i20 Hatchback. After taking the wraps off the all-new i20 sub-co ...

Source: Hyundai News | 2014 Hyundai Car & SUV Reviews, Sales, Dealers | Hyundai-Blog Hyundai News | 2014 Hyundai Car & SUV Reviews, Sales, Dealers | Hyundai-Blog | 18 Oct 2014 | 5:38 am

Honda Automobiles: The Honda CR-V is named 2015 Sport/Utility of the Year by Motor Trend Editor-in-Chief, Ed Loh

The Honda CR-V is named 2015 Sport/Utility of the Year by Motor Trend Editor-in-Chief, Ed Loh ...

Source: Hondanews Online Newsroom Hondanews Online Newsroom | 17 Oct 2014 | 5:32 pm

2015 Mercedes-Benz C300 4Matic Road Test

Redesigned and ready to lead the segment.

Source: Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed | 17 Oct 2014 | 3:10 pm

Hyundai ix25 4×4 SUV Previewed Ahead Of 2015 Launch

Hyundai-blog.com is a daily-updated Hyundai news website. The blog, which provides latest news and information on new Hyundai vehicles, is quickly becoming recognized as one of the most creative Hyundai communities in the USA and elsewhere around the world. You can read the original blog post here Hyundai ix25 4×4 SUV Previewed Ahead Of 2015 Launch. The Indian auto industry would not be where ...

Source: Hyundai News | 2014 Hyundai Car & SUV Reviews, Sales, Dealers | Hyundai-Blog Hyundai News | 2014 Hyundai Car & SUV Reviews, Sales, Dealers | Hyundai-Blog | 17 Oct 2014 | 12:50 pm

Autoline This Week #1832: Leading America’s Car Dealers

Where do you buy a car? These days you can do so on the Internet, a big box retailer and even certain OEM stores. But to this day, the tried and true model, and the place where most people still buy their cars, is the local car dealer. And the man currently in charge of America’s dealers is the NADA’s Forrest McConnell. This week he joins host John McElroy along with Steve Finlay from Wards an ...

Source: Autoline This Week - Audio Autoline This Week - Audio | 17 Oct 2014 | 11:00 am

Zero2Turbo shows us some more carspotting in South-Africa

This last weekend we saw some magnificent shots from the McLaren Track Day and at Kyalami so yes there were loads of submissions from there but I tried to choose shots that were not only at the track as these are more "wild". This week we see a lovely Alfa Romeo 4C in Cape Town, the epic Pagani Zonda F Clubsport Roadster, some beautiful Aston Martins, Lamborghini Huracan, Diablo and Countach and ...

Source: Autogespot RSS Feed Autogespot RSS Feed | 17 Oct 2014 | 8:41 am

Quadro4 – 4 wheels scooter

I ve filmed the Quadro4 - 4 wheels scooter - this afternoon in Switzerland near Quadro Headquarter. Sales and deliveries have not started.

Source: Car Spy Photos Car Spy Photos | 16 Oct 2014 | 8:54 am

Crowning the Winner: The 2015 Truck of Texas

I’ve already given the introduction to how much Texans love their trucks and how every year the Texas Auto Writers Association gathers to crown the winner; the coveted “Truck of Texas” award. Now let’s get down to some results.Besides the main award, there were 17 other categories that each of the 75 vehicles fell into. These consisted of titles like “Midsized Crossover Utility Vehicles ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 15 Oct 2014 | 12:00 pm

Crowning the Winner: The 2015 Truck of Texas

I’ve already given the introduction to how much Texans love their trucks and how every year the Texas Auto Writers Association gathers to crown the winner; the coveted “Truck of Texas” award. Now let’s get down to some results.Besides the main award, there were 17 other categories that each of the 75 vehicles fell into. These consisted of titles like “Midsized Crossover Utility Vehicles ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 15 Oct 2014 | 12:00 pm

Audi's wolf in sheep's clothing looks very tasteful

Audi's RS6 Avant is one of the best wolf in sheep's clothing ever built. Since the introduction of the powerful station in 2002, this model keeps surprising us. Some owners choose to make their RS6 Avant look like a wolf while others prefer a classic look which doesn't show you that this is a 560 hp strong car.

Source: Autogespot RSS Feed Autogespot RSS Feed | 15 Oct 2014 | 11:06 am

Mopar Will Bring Eleven Concepts To SEMA

With less than a month left until the 2014 SEMA Show opens its doors on November 4th, automakers are starting to preview some of the projects that we’ll get to see in Las Vegas. While Honda is planning to showcase a handful of modified Fit sub-compacts, among other yet-to-be-named cars, Mopar is readying no less than 11 vehicles for the event..Chrysler’s parts, service and customer car ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 15 Oct 2014 | 11:00 am

Mopar Will Bring Eleven Concepts To SEMA

With less than a month left until the 2014 SEMA Show opens its doors on November 4th, automakers are starting to preview some of the projects that we’ll get to see in Las Vegas. While Honda is planning to showcase a handful of modified Fit sub-compacts, among other yet-to-be-named cars, Mopar is readying no less than 11 vehicles for the event..Chrysler’s parts, service and customer car ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 15 Oct 2014 | 11:00 am

First Audi show car overseen by Marc Lichte to debut at LA Auto Show

Concept shows new direction for interior and exterior design ...

Source: Car Design News - News Car Design News - News | 15 Oct 2014 | 10:06 am

Toyota GT 86 Will Live to See a Second Generation

The Toyota GT 86 will get a second-generation version. Quite frankly, I don’t know if that’s good news or bad news because the current-generation model hasn’t progressed the way we’d hoped. Maybe that’s a contrarian opinion, but I just thought Toyota had more planned for the GT 86 than what it’s done since the car came out. Whatever the case may be, Toyota of Europe executive vice ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 15 Oct 2014 | 10:00 am

Toyota GT 86 Will Live to See a Second Generation

The Toyota GT 86 will get a second-generation version. Quite frankly, I don’t know if that’s good news or bad news because the current-generation model hasn’t progressed the way we’d hoped. Maybe that’s a contrarian opinion, but I just thought Toyota had more planned for the GT 86 than what it’s done since the car came out. Whatever the case may be, Toyota of Europe executive vice ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 15 Oct 2014 | 10:00 am

Movie: Lamborghini Huracán LP610-4 is being chased on the track

The Lamborghini Huracán LP610-4 was introduced in March and immediately famous. Lamborghini introduced the Gallardo's successor on the Geneva Motor Show and meanwhile dozens of Huracáns are already driving around. At Palm Beach International Raceway, the Huracán LP610-4 was placed next to a Lamborghini Gallardo Super Trofeo and they had the chance to battle. The Huracán might be faster and new ...

Source: Autogespot RSS Feed Autogespot RSS Feed | 15 Oct 2014 | 9:50 am

Autoline This Week #1831: It’s a Lightweighting World

The aluminum onslaught has begun. It started years ago with Jaguar but now Ford is making its F-150 truck part of the lightweighting foray as it works to increase the MPGs of its best-seller. But it’s not just aluminum and it’s not just those two companies making vehicles lighter. It’s a long list of manufacturers as well as suppliers making all kinds of contributions to cars. Joining John M ...

Source: Autoline This Week - Audio Autoline This Week - Audio | 10 Oct 2014 | 11:00 am

Second-Generation Hyundai WRC Car Spied Testing

Hyundai-blog.com is a daily-updated Hyundai news website. The blog, which provides latest news and information on new Hyundai vehicles, is quickly becoming recognized as one of the most creative Hyundai communities in the USA and elsewhere around the world. You can read the original blog post here Second-Generation Hyundai WRC Car Spied Testing. While claiming that they are in no rush to get it to ...

Source: Hyundai News | 2014 Hyundai Car & SUV Reviews, Sales, Dealers | Hyundai-Blog Hyundai News | 2014 Hyundai Car & SUV Reviews, Sales, Dealers | Hyundai-Blog | 9 Oct 2014 | 12:54 pm

Paris Motor Show 2014

The Paris show takes place in even-numbered years, alternating with the giant Frankfurt show over the border in Germany. As you'd expect, the French event often brings out the best in the domestic manufacturers, and this year was no exception thanks to intriguing cars and concepts from Peugeot, Renault and Citroen.

Source: Car Design News - Auto Shows Car Design News - Auto Shows | 9 Oct 2014 | 6:49 am

New York Auto Show 2014

New York has held a motor show every year since 1900. Today, the show is held at the Jacob Javits Center, and is the best-attended show in North America, thanks to its convenient location. This year's event ran from 18-27 April, but new-car debuts were noticeably down as carmakers chose Beijing, which ran at the same time, to show new models.

Source: Car Design News - Auto Shows Car Design News - Auto Shows | 9 Oct 2014 | 6:49 am

Beijing Auto Show 2014

As carmakers increasingly look to China to boost sales volumes, so the Beijing show, or Auto China as it's officially known, continues to expand. This year's event took place from 20-29 April, and was the 12th time the show has been held.

Source: Car Design News - Auto Shows Car Design News - Auto Shows | 9 Oct 2014 | 6:48 am

2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution GSR Quick Drive

Bad boy candy.

Source: Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed | 6 Oct 2014 | 3:10 pm

2015 Kia Soul EV First Drive

Kia's first EV is a serious contender.

Source: Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed | 3 Oct 2014 | 3:10 pm

Autoline This Week #1830: Arsenal of Democracy

By all accounts, the Greatest Generation may have won World War II with its blood, sweat and tears, but as author A.J. Baime writes in his new book “The Arsenal of Democracy,” Ford Motor Company had a little bit to do with it as well. Join host John McElroy, Henry Payne from The Detroit News and Mark Phelan from the Detroit Free Press as they talk about the great automotive contribution to the ...

Source: Autoline This Week - Audio Autoline This Week - Audio | 3 Oct 2014 | 11:00 am

Chine : Volkswagen et Chrysler passent à la caisse

Cet été, la Chine s’est attaquée à ce qu’elle a qualifié d’abus de position monopolistique envers différents constructeurs automobiles coupables de s’entendre sur les prix de ventes des voitures et des pièces détachées dans le pays. Certains avaient reconnu partiellement cette entente, comme Audi par exemple et les amendes viennent de tomber. La plus grosse revien ...

Source: le blog autole blog auto le blog autole blog auto | 14 Sep 2014 | 3:37 pm

Carnet de voyage : Santiago de Cuba, pays des Chevrolet (4/12)

La Havane, Santiago de Cuba : deux villes, deux histoires et 1000 kilomètres de distance. Mais surtout deux manières totalement différentes de concevoir le rapport avec les belles vieilles voitures américaines. Si dans la capitale, les véhicules anciens sont essentiellement des taxis, et le plus souvent des Pontiac et des Ford Fairlane, ils sont là avant tout pour [...] Cliquez sur le ti ...

Source: le blog autole blog auto le blog autole blog auto | 14 Sep 2014 | 9:13 am

Indycar 2014 : Montoya, un retour réussi

Quand Roger Penske annonça fin 2013 le recrutement de Juan Pablo Montoya pour la saison Indycar 2014, beaucoup d’observateurs ricanèrent. Hormis un joli coup médiatique, quel résultat allait donner le retour du Colombien ? Beaucoup d’interrogations et de critiques suivirent : Montoya n’avait plus piloté en monoplace depuis 2006 et sortait de sept saisons assez mitigées en [...] Cliq ...

Source: le blog autole blog auto le blog autole blog auto | 14 Sep 2014 | 8:50 am

Smart CEO Annette Winkler: The World Needs This Car

The Smart Fortwo: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?

Source: Motor Trend News RSS Motor Trend News RSS | 28 Aug 2014 | 4:00 am

2016 Chevrolet Volt teased, debuts at NAIAS in 2015

Chevrolet has released the first teaser image of the 2016 Volt, ahead of its debut at the 2015 North American International Auto Show.

Source: Worldcarfans: New York Auto Show Worldcarfans: New York Auto Show | 7 Aug 2014 | 11:00 am

Riga ruft ROCKS – Viele viele bunte ADAMs

Ganz schön hektisch geht's wenige Wochen vor der internationalen Medienpräsentation bei uns zu. 40 ADAM ROCKS müssen für den Auftritt in Riga vorbereitet werden. Für uns Entwicklungsingenieure ist das eine stressige Phase, die aber auch ihre Reize hat. Weiterlesen ...

Source: Opel-Blog Opel-Blog | 1 Aug 2014 | 6:16 am

FAN-tastisch! Opel erreicht die halbe Million

Wie sagt man 500.000 treuen Opel-Fans auf Facebook Dankeschön? Die Antwort: Mit Kreativität, einer Drohne, einer Armada von 20 Opel ADAM sowie einer schwarzen Witwe. Weiterlesen ...

Source: Opel-Blog Opel-Blog | 31 Jul 2014 | 11:49 am

Corsa E-Lenkung – Richtungweisend

Zur herausragenden Fahrdynamik des Corsa E trug Entwicklungsingenieur Sascha Staudinger maßgeblich bei. Wir wollten von dem Lenkungs-Experten im Rüsselsheimer ITEZ wissen, wo und wie genau die fünfte Generation des designierten Bestsellers spürbar besser geworden ist. Weiterlesen ...

Source: Opel-Blog Opel-Blog | 24 Jul 2014 | 9:55 am

Can Mr. Lincoln Go To China?

The Perennially Troubled American Luxury Brand Sees a Future in the East ...

Source: Motor Trend News RSS Motor Trend News RSS | 25 Apr 2014 | 4:00 am

Audi TT Offroad Concept in Beijing Previews Upcoming Tech

The Audi TT Offroad concept in Beijing looks like the Allroad Shooting Brake concept but with two extra doors.

Source: Motor Trend News RSS Motor Trend News RSS | 21 Apr 2014 | 2:30 pm

Lexus RC F walkaround video from New York Auto Show

Lexus officially unveiled the RC F Coupe at the NAIAS in Detroit in early 2014, three months later the sports coupe joined the 2014 New York International Auto Show ...

Source: Worldcarfans: New York Auto Show Worldcarfans: New York Auto Show | 20 Apr 2014 | 3:00 am

Chevrolet unveils Transformer 4's Autobots in New York

Chevrolet is currently showcasing at New York Auto Show its Autobots for Transformers: Age of Extinction.

Source: Worldcarfans: New York Auto Show Worldcarfans: New York Auto Show | 18 Apr 2014 | 10:40 am

China Mulling More EV Incentives in Wake of Poor Sales

As electric vehicles sales remain weak, China is considering adding new measures to entice buyers into buying electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. It wasn’t long ago that the Chinese government backed away from its plan to gradually reduce EV subsidies (instead opting for much less steep reductions over the next few years). It now appears that the government intends to add more icing to th ...

Source: China Car Times - China Auto News China Car Times - China Auto News | 2 Apr 2014 | 4:12 am

China Mulling More EV Incentives in Wake of Poor Sales

As electric vehicles sales remain weak, China is considering adding new measures to entice buyers into buying electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. It wasn’t long ago that the Chinese government backed away from its plan to gradually reduce EV subsidies (instead opting for much less steep reductions over the next few years). It now appears that the government intends to add more icing to th ...

Source: China Car Times - China Auto News China Car Times - China Auto News | 2 Apr 2014 | 4:12 am

Maxus G10 Heading to Market on March 21st

SAIC has already unveiled their G10 MPV to Chinese media, but soon it will be available for purchase with March 21st being set as the launch date. The handsome new MPV will be priced extremely competitively with pricing start at just over 120,000RMB to 219,800RMB. Why such a big price range? Because the Maxus comes with the choice of a naturally aspirated 2.4L engine and also a 2.0 turbo powered e ...

Source: China Car Times - China Auto News China Car Times - China Auto News | 20 Mar 2014 | 3:07 am

Maxus G10 Heading to Market on March 21st

SAIC has already unveiled their G10 MPV to Chinese media, but soon it will be available for purchase with March 21st being set as the launch date. The handsome new MPV will be priced extremely competitively with pricing start at just over 120,000RMB to 219,800RMB. Why such a big price range? Because the Maxus comes with the choice of a naturally aspirated 2.4L engine and also a 2.0 turbo powered e ...

Source: China Car Times - China Auto News China Car Times - China Auto News | 20 Mar 2014 | 3:07 am

Chevrolet Trax Launching in China in Second Quarter

Chevrolet’s second SUV to be built in China will launch in the second quarter of 2014 according to GM, the sister vehicle to the Buick Encore is already being produced in China and will see a market launch soon. As with the Encore, the Trax uses the same 1.4T engine with no naturally aspirated model yet available – although that could potentially change in the near future. Power will b ...

Source: China Car Times - China Auto News China Car Times - China Auto News | 19 Mar 2014 | 6:27 am

Chevrolet Trax Launching in China in Second Quarter

Chevrolet’s second SUV to be built in China will launch in the second quarter of 2014 according to GM, the sister vehicle to the Buick Encore is already being produced in China and will see a market launch soon. As with the Encore, the Trax uses the same 1.4T engine with no naturally aspirated model yet available – although that could potentially change in the near future. Power will b ...

Source: China Car Times - China Auto News China Car Times - China Auto News | 19 Mar 2014 | 6:27 am

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee: spy shots

These spy photos show us the new edition of the Jeep Grand Cherokee, whose launch is planned for 2014. This group of Grand Cherokee has been immortalized in one of the first tests carried out by the[...] ...

Source: eurocarblog eurocarblog | 11 Jul 2012 | 1:39 pm

Mazda MX-5: the European Model Year 2013

From next autumn Mazda will make available in Europe the new MX-5, subject to an overall update to improve technical and safety aspects. The Japanese designers have also revised the front end and[...] ...

Source: eurocarblog eurocarblog | 11 Jul 2012 | 11:54 am

Toyota Corolla Tourer or Toyota Auris: Exclusive Spy Shots

Here are new spy shots of the Toyota Auris or Toyota Corolla Tourer. The images were taken in Southern Europe while the car was undergoing a series of hot weather testing. The last estate model[...] ...

Source: eurocarblog eurocarblog | 11 Jul 2012 | 11:00 am

Ford tops F-150 range with new-for-2013 Limited

Ford channels the long-departed Lincoln Mark LT for its new F-150 Limited.

Source: New and Used Car Reviews & Auto-Industry News – LeftLaneNews New and Used Car Reviews & Auto-Industry News – LeftLaneNews | 26 Jun 2012 | 12:01 am

Acura RL replacement to be built in North America?

In a move designed to further insulate it from a tough domestic currency exchange rate, Honda is apparently getting serious about building its next Acura flagship in North America. Production of the current, slow-selling Acura RL/Honda Legend will reportedly end next month in order to give Honda more capacity for better-selling models, reports The Japan [...] ...

Source: New and Used Car Reviews & Auto-Industry News – LeftLaneNews New and Used Car Reviews & Auto-Industry News – LeftLaneNews | 25 Jun 2012 | 4:52 pm

Mazda will bring 205-horsepower MX-5 GT Concept to Goodwood

Mazda's street-legal MX-5 GT Concept will run up the hill at Goodwood in the First Glance class.

Source: New and Used Car Reviews & Auto-Industry News – LeftLaneNews New and Used Car Reviews & Auto-Industry News – LeftLaneNews | 25 Jun 2012 | 3:45 pm

மூன்று வியப்புகள்!!! பகுதி - 3

1958 – ல் நான் துணை விடுதிக் காப்பாளனாகப் பொறுப்பேற்ற போதுதான், விடுதி வரவு - செலவுகளைக் கண்காணிக்கவும், கணக்கு எழுதவும் தனியாகக் கணக்கர் நியமிக்கப் ப ...

Source: தென்றல் தென்றல் | 11 Feb 2012 | 2:22 am

மூன்று வியப்புகள்!!! பகுதி - 3

1958 – ல் நான் துணை விடுதிக் காப்பாளனாகப் பொறுப்பேற்ற போதுதான், விடுதி வரவு - செலவுகளைக் கண்காணிக்கவும், கணக்கு எழுதவும் தனியாகக் கணக்கர் நியமிக்கப் ப ...

Source: தென்றல் தென்றல் | 11 Feb 2012 | 2:22 am

மூன்று வியப்புகள்!!! - பகுதி - 2

பகுதி - 2பழைய கனவுகளில் மூழ்கி, தலைப்பை மறந்து, பாதை மாறி, வெகு தூரம் வந்து விட்டேன்! மன்னியுங்கள்! மீண்டும் 1957 ஆகஸ்டு முதல் தேதிக்குப் போவோம்!  காலைச் ...

Source: தென்றல் தென்றல் | 22 Jan 2012 | 1:28 pm

மூன்று வியப்புகள்!!! - பகுதி - 2

பகுதி - 2பழைய கனவுகளில் மூழ்கி, தலைப்பை மறந்து, பாதை மாறி, வெகு தூரம் வந்து விட்டேன்! மன்னியுங்கள்! மீண்டும் 1957 ஆகஸ்டு முதல் தேதிக்குப் போவோம்!  காலைச் ...

Source: தென்றல் தென்றல் | 22 Jan 2012 | 1:28 pm

மூன்று வியப்புகள்!!!

1957- ஆம் ஆண்டு, ஆகஸ்டுத் திங்கள், முதல் நாள், அன்று தான் அதிராம்பட்டினம் மண்ணில் முதல் தடவையாகக் காலை வைத்தேன்! முதல் நாள் அன்றே மூன்று வியப்புக் குறிக ...

Source: தென்றல் தென்றல் | 18 Dec 2011 | 1:20 pm

மூன்று வியப்புகள்!!!

1957- ஆம் ஆண்டு, ஆகஸ்டுத் திங்கள், முதல் நாள், அன்று தான் அதிராம்பட்டினம் மண்ணில் முதல் தடவையாகக் காலை வைத்தேன்! முதல் நாள் அன்றே மூன்று வியப்புக் குறிக ...

Source: தென்றல் தென்றல் | 18 Dec 2011 | 1:20 pm

Auto Safety Coverage Moves to Edmunds.com

Thank you for your interest in Edmunds.com's coverage and analysis of automotive safety. AutoObserver.com is being integrated into a new area of Edmunds.com. Car safety information now can be found at http://www.edmunds.com/car-safety/. To stay connected via social media as...

Source: AutoObserver AutoObserver | 14 Dec 2011 | 12:16 pm

Car Technology News Moves to Edmunds.com

Thank you for your interest in Edmunds.com's coverage and analysis of automotive technology. AutoObserver.com is being integrated into a new area of Edmunds.com. Coverage of car technology now can be found at http://www.edmunds.com/car-technology/. To stay connected via social media...

Source: AutoObserver AutoObserver | 14 Dec 2011 | 12:15 pm

Automotive Green Coverage Moves to Edmunds.com

Thank you for your interest in Edmunds.com's coverage and analysis of green issues related to the auto industry. AutoObserver.com is being integrated into a new area of Edmunds.com. Green coverage now can be found at http://www.edmunds.com/fuel-economy/. To stay connected...

Source: AutoObserver AutoObserver | 14 Dec 2011 | 12:13 pm

Cars in India

India is presently ranked 17th amongst auto car manufacturing countries in the world. Keeping in pace with the ever growing demand for cars, the production of cars has also been on a high off late. Thanks to a huge export potential and favorable Government policy, multinational companies have been eyeing at India to set up [...] ...

Source: AUTOinCAR AUTOinCAR | 23 Nov 2011 | 11:46 am

Where To Find Loan Sharks Online

If you are in a pinch and looking for loan sharks online, then you must be in need of financial Being that the economy is in bad shape, and that it may take a while before the economy levels out again (or rises hopefully), most people are looking for some type of relief from their [...] ...

Source: AUTOinCAR AUTOinCAR | 22 Nov 2011 | 11:23 am

Car Donation Companies

Car donation involves collecting old cars from donors and donating them to charity institutions that need donations. Car donation companies are basically intermediaries or links between the donors and the people who are ultimately benefited due to these donations. They help in funding public charities. Certain companies help even those organizations, which do not have [...] ...

Source: AUTOinCAR AUTOinCAR | 21 Nov 2011 | 10:23 am

Breaking News: GM to sell diesel Chevy Cruze: report

The Chevrolet Cruze, the most popular car in the US in June, will come in a diesel version, two people briefed on General Motors Co product plans say.

Source: drive.com.au - Latest News drive.com.au - Latest News | 13 Jul 2011 | 8:44 am

Toyota promises to improve Camry interior

Lately Toyota has been refreshing its products with sadly disappointing interiors. In the eyes of repeat customers, such as Sienna buyers, the latest models are sporting harder, cheaper plastics. Making this more apparent is the recent boost in...

Source: Michael Sheena's feed Michael Sheena's feed | 20 Jun 2011 | 1:42 pm

Ford's C-Max loses some of its 'Max'

Sliding doors wasn’t just a great Gwyneth Paltrow movie, it is also a great way to access the rear quarters of your family hauler. Whether it is a tight parking space, having your arms full...

Source: Michael Sheena's feed Michael Sheena's feed | 9 Jun 2011 | 5:08 pm

Will creepy photos or eco facts get Americans to quit smoking?

In the age of shock and awe it takes a lot of effort to get a person’s attention, especially smokers. They’ve been told by medical professionals dangerous impact of their habit, but addiction keeps... This is a summary only, read the whole article on TaintedGreen.com ...

Source: Tainted Green - Unearthing the Truth About Green Tainted Green - Unearthing the Truth About Green | 3 Jun 2011 | 5:23 pm

Nissan’s latest ad for the Leaf exacts revenge on Chevy’s Volt

Rivalries aren’t a foreign concept in the business world. Coke hates Pepsi, Microsoft can’t stand Apple, and Boeing certainly isn’t Airbus’ BFF. It seems that these spats have leaked into the growing... This is a summary only, read the whole article on TaintedGreen.com ...

Source: Tainted Green - Unearthing the Truth About Green Tainted Green - Unearthing the Truth About Green | 29 May 2011 | 2:54 pm

London gets juiced up with new electric car charging stations

Most drivers have a friendly neighborhood gas station, but what about electric car charging points? Chances are you’re more likely to find a one in your neighbor’s garage next to their shiny new Volt... This is a summary only, read the whole article on TaintedGreen.com ...

Source: Tainted Green - Unearthing the Truth About Green Tainted Green - Unearthing the Truth About Green | 27 May 2011 | 5:21 pm

BMW executive regrets 5-Series wagon decision

BMW North America CEO Jim O'Donnell recently told trade publication Automotive News that he regrets having pulled the 5-Series station wagon from his U.S. lineup. BMW had theorized that its wagon buyers would flock to...

Source: Michael Sheena's feed Michael Sheena's feed | 21 May 2011 | 7:59 pm

Toyota Recalls Another 2 Million Cars. Apology Needed.

When NASA released the results of a 10-month study on Toyota vehicles on Feb. 8 concluding that the automaker's cars did not have an electronics problem that caused unintended acceleration, one of Bloomberg BusinessWeek's columnists said the media owed the company an apology. There is no ghost in the machine and the intense media coverage caused a frenzy, Bloomberg BusinessWeek columnist Ed Wallac ...

Source: Automotive Blog - BusinessWeek Automotive Blog - BusinessWeek | 24 Feb 2011 | 4:46 pm

Darth Vader Works His Mojo for VW, but Mini Misses the Mark

After my last missive gave a 'thumbs down' to Chrysler's 200 ad, which aired during the Super Bowl, one reader asked for my take on Volkswagen's "Darth Vader" spot for the Passat. Since more of you disagreed with my view on Chrysler's Eminem ad than sided with me, I'm flattered. In VW's ad, a young boy is marching around his house in a Darth Vader costume that must be the envy of the neighborhood.

Source: Automotive Blog - BusinessWeek Automotive Blog - BusinessWeek | 11 Feb 2011 | 5:28 pm

Eminem earned Chrysler some buzz. Sales may be tougher get.

It can only be a good sign that Detroit carmakers have the cash on hand to advertise in pricey venues like the Super Bowl. But in Chrysler's case, the money for its "Imported from Detroit" ad for the new 200 sedan may have been better spent elsewhere. The commercial starts with gritty images of bleak urban ruins, smoke stacks and downtown Detroit set against a lead-grey sky. The narrator asks, " ...

Source: Automotive Blog - BusinessWeek Automotive Blog - BusinessWeek | 7 Feb 2011 | 5:47 pm

Production and Sales of 'Camry Hybrid' Begin in China

Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces that today GAC Toyota Motor Co., Ltd. (GTMC), TMC's joint vehicle-production and sales company with Guangzhou Automobile Group Co., Ltd. (Guangzhou Automobile) in China, held a ceremony and press conference in Guangzhou, Guangdong, to mark the beginning of production and sales of the "Camry Hybrid" sedan.

Source: TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION GLOBAL SITE TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION GLOBAL SITE | 11 Apr 2010 | 11:00 am

TMC's Production and Sales JV in Pakistan Turns 20

Tokyo-TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC) announces that Indus Motor Company Limited, TMC's joint-venture production and sales company with House of Habib, held a ceremony today at its plant in Karachi, Pakistan to mark the company's recent 20th anniversary.

Source: TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION GLOBAL SITE TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION GLOBAL SITE | 5 Apr 2010 | 11:00 am

On Completion of Production at NUMMI

On April 1, 2010 at 9:21 a.m. (U.S. Pacific Daylight Time), the last Corolla rolled off the production line at NUMMI, marking the end of vehicle production at the plant, which spanned 25 years.

Source: TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION GLOBAL SITE TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION GLOBAL SITE | 1 Apr 2010 | 11:00 am

Comprehensive Analysis Raises Concern About Professor's U.S. Congressional Testimony, ABC News Segment

TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC) announces U.S. sales subsidiary Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. replicated on March 8 (in the U.S.) a recent demonstration of an "unintended acceleration" event by Professor David Gilbert of Southern Illinois University of the United States.

Source: TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION GLOBAL SITE TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION GLOBAL SITE | 8 Mar 2010 | 10:00 am

Prepared Testimony of Shinichi Sasaki Executive Vice President, Toyota Motor Corporation Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation

Prepared Testimony of Shinichi Sasaki Executive Vice President, Toyota Motor Corporation Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation ...

Source: TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION GLOBAL SITE TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION GLOBAL SITE | 1 Mar 2010 | 10:00 am

Prepared Testimony of Yoshimi Inaba President and COO, Toyota Motor North America (TMA) and Chairman and CEO of Toyota Motor Sales Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation

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Source: TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION GLOBAL SITE TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION GLOBAL SITE | 1 Mar 2010 | 10:00 am

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