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Lotus Exige S Auto Revealed, Australian Debut On The Cards

Lotus has revealed a new automaticversion of its super quick Exige S in a bid to widen the sports car’s appeal. Due in UK showrooms from January, the new variant sees the coupe’s existing 258kW 3.5 litre supercharged V6 mated to a paddle-shifted six-speed auto. The transmission is a tweaked version of the torque convertor-based unit found in the auto Evora IPS, sourced from ...

Source: TheMotorReport - TheMotorReport - | 24 Oct 2014 | 1:55 pm

Motorclassica: Mercedes S-Class Coupe, '57 SL Prototype And More

The doors to Melbourne's Motorclassica were thrown open to the press and guests last night, and sitting in pride of place, Mercedes Benz' fabulous new S-Class S 63 Coupe. Along with that new special, Mercedes-Benz has also delivered on its ‘surprise’ for the event, unveiling a new SL-Class to celebrate the roadster’s 60th birthday. It sat alongside a ...

Source: TheMotorReport - TheMotorReport - | 24 Oct 2014 | 1:13 pm

Mazda Sets New Average Speed Record With Mazda6 Diesel: Video

Mazda has used its Mazda6 Diesel sedan to set a new average speed record at Germany’s ATP oval track in Papenburg. Mazda’s 221.072km/h effort over 24 hours comprehensively beat the old mark of 209.824km/h for diesel production cars with displacements between 2.0 and 2.5 litres. Using three of its 2.2 litre SKYACTIV-D diesel-powered 6s, Mazda’s driving team kept the three se ...

Source: TheMotorReport - TheMotorReport - | 24 Oct 2014 | 12:25 pm

Official: Elio Motors $185-million request advances under DOE's restarted ATVM loan program

Filed under: Emerging Technologies, MPG, Legislation and Policy Controversial, helpful and finally put on hiatus, the Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing (ATVM) loan program from the Department of Energy (DOE) has had a tremendous impact on the current flock of plug-in vehicles. Before being paused in 2011, the ATVM handed out money to Ford ($5.9 billion), Nissan ($1.6 billion) Fisker Auto ...

Source: AutoblogGreen AutoblogGreen | 24 Oct 2014 | 8:59 am

Caterham F1 management threatens to walk over ownership dispute

Filed under: Motorsports, Ownership You might have thought that the Caterham F1 team, currently sitting dead last in the standings without a single championship point to its name, had already hit rock bottom and couldn't sink any lower. But apparently it has. As we reported just recently, Caterham Sports Limited - the factory that produces the F1 cars that the team fields in the FIA Formula One W ...

Source: Autoblog Autoblog | 24 Oct 2014 | 8:58 am

AMG boss confirms more powerful and lighter Mercedes-AMG GT planned

AMG boss Tobias Moers has confirmed a more hardcore version of the Mercedes-AMG GT is already being developed.

Source: Worldcarfans Worldcarfans | 24 Oct 2014 | 8:20 am

After Gloomy Forecast, Ford Earnings Narrowly Beat Expectations

Ford’s third-quarter earnings report is a classic test of whether you want to view the glass as half-empty or half-full. It has been warning analysts that its third quarter profits would be lower due to recall costs and poorly performing markets outside the U.S. However, it did manage to be analysts' expectations, according to TheDetroitBureau.com.

Source: TheDetroitBureau.com TheDetroitBureau.com | 24 Oct 2014 | 8:12 am

Ford Details 725HP Gold-Obsessed Galpin Auto Sports Mustang

Ford has released additional details about the customized Mustang built by Galpin Auto Sports for SEMA to celebrate Ford Mustang’s 50th birthday.The golden anniversary car features a restyled front fascia to match the three streaks found in the factory headlights, but the latter are replaced by new headlights with integrated LED turn signals and turn on in sequence. The car also features carbon ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 24 Oct 2014 | 8:08 am

For $9,000, This 1978 Toyota Celica GT Is A Blue Plate Special

Today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Celica is claimed to be a survivor. Whether its price will survive your scrutiny is another story.Read more...

Source: Jalopnik Jalopnik | 24 Oct 2014 | 8:00 am

MORE Shots Of The 2015 Dodge Charger From 001's Trip — WHICH One Are YOU Digging And WHY?

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Source: AutoSpies.com News AutoSpies.com News | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:58 am

Neuwagen-Rabatte

Die schwache Konjunktur führt bei Neuwagen zu starken Preisnachlässen. Die Angebote gelten nicht nur für AuslaufmodelleDie schwache Konjunktur hat das Rabattniveau am deutschen Automarkt nach einer Studie wieder kräftig nach oben getrieben. «Gemessen an Internetvermittlern lagen die Händlerrabatte für die 30 meistverkauften Neuwagen an Privatkunden im Oktober so hoch wie noch nie seit Begin ...

Source: AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:48 am

Ford ziet winst hard dalen

Ford Motor heeft de winst in het derde kwartaal van dit jaar met ruim een derde zien dalen, vooral door stijgende kosten van terugroepacties en oplopende verliezen in Europa.

Source: AutoWeek.nl nieuws AutoWeek.nl nieuws | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:47 am

Another LaFerrari Up For Sale, This Time In Germany

Despite Ferrari’s best attempts to vet buyers of its LaFerrari so that the car only ends up in the hands of its most loyal customers, as opposed to speculators out to make a quick buck, a handful have appeared on the used car market just months after deliveries commenced. This red example is the third car that we know of to go up for sale...

Source: MotorAuthority MotorAuthority | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:45 am

New Lotus Exige S Automatic Quicker Than Manual Model

Lotus has announced the introduction of the Exige S Automatic, a new model equipped with a six-speed auto with paddle shifters.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:41 am

New Lotus Exige S Automatic Quicker Than Manual Model

Lotus has announced the introduction of the Exige S Automatic, a new model equipped with a six-speed auto with paddle shifters.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:41 am

TEASED! Release The Hounds! BMW Shares FIRST Video Of The All-New X5M And X6M

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Source: AutoSpies.com News AutoSpies.com News | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:40 am

Audi adding electrification to all RS models by 2020

Audi has announced plans to implement some form of electrification into all RS models in the next six years.

Source: Worldcarfans Worldcarfans | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:40 am

Why Porsche’s 918 Spyder has earned its five-star rating

On paper, Porsche's hypercar doesn't look capable of matching the McLaren P1 and LaFerrari, but on track it proved that it has nothing to fear from its rivals It was daft to expect too little. But, as the old man still says to me, “expect nothing, son, and you’ll never be disappointed”. Ever the optimist. On paper, though, the bald figures suggested that a Porsche 918 Spyder would arriv ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:35 am

Why Porsche’s 918 Spyder has earned its five-star rating

On paper, Porsche's hypercar doesn't look capable of matching the McLaren P1 and LaFerrari, but on track it proved that it has nothing to fear from its rivals It was daft to expect too little. But, as the old man still says to me, “expect nothing, son, and you’ll never be disappointed”. Ever the optimist. On paper, though, the bald figures suggested that a Porsche 918 Spyder would arriv ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:35 am

Caterham-Management an Insolvenzverwalter abgegeben

Die Investorengruppe Engavest hat im eskalierten Streit um den Formel-1-Rennstall Caterham das Management an einen Insolvenzverwalter abgegeben. Man sei damit einer Aufforderung des neuen Verwalters der insolventen «Caterham Sports Limited»...Leafield (dpa) - Die Investorengruppe Engavest hat im eskalierten Streit um den Formel-1-Rennstall Caterham das Management an einen Insolvenzverwalte ...

Source: AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:28 am

Audi Adds 850,000 Vehicles to Growing Airbag Recall List

Audi is the latest automaker to warn consumers about potentially defective airbags, though the maker says the defect it has discovered on some of its smaller A4 models is not linked to the problem with Takata airbags that this week led to an unprecedented recall warning by NHTSA, reports TheDetroitBureau.com ...

Source: TheDetroitBureau.com TheDetroitBureau.com | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:23 am

YEE HAW! 001 Heads Due SOUTH To Drive One Of BMW's WILDEST Looking Rides, The All-New X6

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Source: AutoSpies.com News AutoSpies.com News | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:23 am

Convocation au commissariat: comment se préparer ?

Ce vendredi, notre spécialiste Pascale Gétin répond à Alban qui demande s'il est obligé d'aller au commissariat suite à une convocation et comment s'y préparer.

Source: RSS Autoplus.fr RSS Autoplus.fr | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:13 am

15 supercars and sports cars rendered as base-spec models

X-Tomi has given 15 performance models a virtual base-spec treatment ...

Source: Worldcarfans Worldcarfans | 24 Oct 2014 | 7:00 am

Suzuki Celerio 2014: Preis ab 9.690 Euro

Zu einem attraktiven Preis von 9.690 Euro geht der neue Kleinwagen Suzuki Celerio im November 2014 an den StartIm November 2014 feiert der neue Suzuki Celerio seinen Marktstart in Deutschland. Der Kleinwagen kostet mindestens 9.690 Euro und soll die Modelle Alto und Splash ersetzen. Beide laufen im nächsten Jahr ohne direkten Nachfolger aus. Suzuki Celerio: Preis für Kleinwagen ab 9.690 Euro ...

Source: AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten | 24 Oct 2014 | 6:44 am

Kia parkeert afgetrainde K900 in Las Vegas

Begin november opent de SEMA Show in Las Vegas z'n poorten, en daarmee krijgen alle rariteiten in autoland weer een podium. Kia zet er een afgetrainde K900 neer.

Source: AutoWeek.nl nieuws AutoWeek.nl nieuws | 24 Oct 2014 | 6:40 am

Sport Auto Magazine: Spécial Nouveautés 2015 !

Au lendemain du Mondial de Paris 2014, Sport Auto vous présente toutes les nouveautés de 2015. Et c’est dans le n°634 en vente dès ce vendredi 24 septembre !

Source: RSS Autoplus.fr RSS Autoplus.fr | 24 Oct 2014 | 6:35 am

La prochaine Audi A8 sera… 100% autonome !

Attendue pour la fin 2016, la prochaine génération d’Audi A8 sera proposée en mode tout autonome dès l’année suivante !

Source: RSS Autoplus.fr RSS Autoplus.fr | 24 Oct 2014 | 6:34 am

Kia Pumps Up The K900 For SEMA: Video

Kia’s K900 flagship sedan is still fresh on the market, having gone on sale here only in March. However, the car hasn’t managed to gain traction yet, which shouldn't be too much of a surprise as it can't be easy convincing shoppers to drop $60k on a vehicle from a brand mostly known for its affordability. Sales of the K900 peaked at...

Source: MotorAuthority MotorAuthority | 24 Oct 2014 | 6:30 am

An interview with DTM champion Marco Wittmann: “I am proud to be part of the BMW Motorsport family.”

Four wins, three pole positions – and the champion’s trophy: a dream season for Marco Wittmann (DE) drew to a close last weekend. In an interview, the driver from BMW Team RMG looks back on the past few months and talks about the three extraordinary gifts he received to mark his title win: the BMW M4 DTM Champion Edition, the “Marco Wittmann” special edition Ice-Watch, and a Formula One te ...

Source: BMW Group PressClub Global BMW Group PressClub Global | 24 Oct 2014 | 6:30 am

LA motor show 2014 preview

A range-topping Audi concept, two high-performance BMW SUVs and a more powerful Porsche 911 Carrera – here's our round up of what to expect in Los Angeles The LA motor show takes place next month, and Autocar will be there to bring you all the latest news, pictures and gossip from this important US event.The show opens its doors to media on November 18, and runs through until end of the month at ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 24 Oct 2014 | 5:39 am

LA motor show 2014 preview

A range-topping Audi concept, two high-performance BMW SUVs and a more powerful Porsche 911 Carrera – here's our round up of what to expect in Los Angeles The LA motor show takes place next month, and Autocar will be there to bring you all the latest news, pictures and gossip from this important US event.The show opens its doors to media on November 18, and runs through until end of the month at ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 24 Oct 2014 | 5:39 am

BMW's M-divisie plaagt met X5 en X6 M

De nieuwe BMW X5 en X6 moeten het nu nog zonder buitenissige M-versie doen, maar getuige deze nieuwe teaser zal dat niet lang meer duren.

Source: AutoWeek.nl nieuws AutoWeek.nl nieuws | 24 Oct 2014 | 5:29 am

ATS Reveals Sport 490 Stradale Street-Legal Track Car

Niche sports car brand Automobili Turismo e Sport (ATS), which recently located from its home in Italy to a new base in the Canary Islands, has announced its latest production, a road-legal track car called the Sport 490 Stradale. The new addition to the ATS lineup is a variation of the Sport range of track cars, and benefits from softer...

Source: MotorAuthority MotorAuthority | 24 Oct 2014 | 5:00 am

Nachfolger für Panzer-Mercedes S600 Porsche-Motor für Putins Staatskarosse

Kreml-Chef Putin will eine neue Staatskarosse aus heimischer Produktion. Pikantes Detail: Porsche soll einen bis zu 800 PS starken V12-Motor beisteuern.

Source: AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto | 24 Oct 2014 | 4:59 am

Los Angeles Auto Show 2014: Vorschau Die Stars von Los Angeles

Eine Studie zum Audi A9, BMW X5 M und X6 M, Mazda CX-3, Mercedes S600 Maybach und der Porsche 911 Carrera GTS  - wir zeigen, was auf der Los Angeles Auto Show 2014 steht.

Source: AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto | 24 Oct 2014 | 4:46 am

Skoda Octavia 4x4 Limousine: Preis Octavia 4x4 als Limousine

Skoda bringt den neuen Octavia jetzt auch als Allrad-Limousine 4x4 und nennt Preise. Der Kraxler kommt mit vier verschiedenen Motoren.

Source: AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto | 24 Oct 2014 | 4:16 am

Nieuws: Nieuwe Mazda 2 loopt al van de band

In Mexico heeft Mazda de productie van de nieuwe 2 afgetrapt. De fabriek heeft een jaarlijkse capaciteit van 250.000 voertuigen.De nieuwe Mazda 2 wordt alleen leverbaar met een 1.5je. Die bestaat als benzine wel in drie uitvoeringen, terwijl er ook een diesel met dat slagvolume leverbaar wordt.De Belgische introductie vindt plaats op het Autosalon van Brussel, begin januari.Lees meer ...

Source: Auto55.be Auto55.be | 24 Oct 2014 | 3:05 am

Nieuws: Lotus Exige S is sneller met automaat

Een Lotus, dat is zowat de meest pure driver’s car die je je kan voorstellen. Maar ook daarvan is het cliënteel op zoek naar steeds meer gebruiksgemak. Je komt er per slot van rekening vroeg of laat ook mee in de file te zitten. En dan is die fijn afgestelde koppeling en ruig schakelende bak niet meer zo leuk. En daarom komt de Exite S er nu ook als automaat.Sneller dan de handbakHi...Lees meer ...

Source: Auto55.be Auto55.be | 24 Oct 2014 | 2:56 am

AMG on brink of 10K sales milestone in Oz

Mercedes-Benz continues to smash AMG sales records in Australia, 2015 looking good ...

Source: GoAuto RSS - Car News GoAuto RSS - Car News | 24 Oct 2014 | 2:31 am

Moves at the top for VACC

David Purchase moves on after 17 years as Geoff Gwilym takes the helm at VACC ...

Source: GoAuto RSS - Car News GoAuto RSS - Car News | 24 Oct 2014 | 2:29 am

New BMW M2 to pack 280kW: report

BMW to take the fight to Benz’s A45 AMG with 280kW M2 Coupe in 2016 ...

Source: GoAuto RSS - Car News GoAuto RSS - Car News | 24 Oct 2014 | 1:52 am

[A Turbo Trans Am (quite a rare bird, if you don't mind the pun) lives in my neighborhood.

[A Turbo Trans Am (quite a rare bird, if you don't mind the pun) lives in my neighborhood. It is brown and gold with a brown and gold screaming chicken on the hood. The idle is as lumpy as you imagine. Photo Credit: Raphael Orlove]Read more...

Source: Jalopnik Jalopnik | 24 Oct 2014 | 12:00 am

WRC Spain Started Today

The WRC's only mixed tarmac/gravel rally started today in a special stage around the streets of Barcelona. It's a good one.Read more...

Source: Jalopnik Jalopnik | 23 Oct 2014 | 11:38 pm

Swedish Mag Says AWD Honda CR-V is More Like FWD

The folks at Teknikens Värld are at it again with SUVs, this time focusing on the Honda CR-V's suspiciously lax all-wheel drive system.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 23 Oct 2014 | 9:20 pm

Swedish Mag Says AWD Honda CR-V is More Like FWD

The folks at Teknikens Värld are at it again with SUVs, this time focusing on the Honda CR-V's suspiciously lax all-wheel drive system.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 23 Oct 2014 | 9:20 pm

Comedians in Cars returning Nov 6, Seinfeld celebrates with Michael Richards

Filed under: Videos, Celebrities, Humor The fifth season of Jerry Seinfeld's successful comedy series, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, will kick off on November 6. To promote that excellent piece of news, Seinfeld teamed up with his old partner in crime, Michael Richards of Cosmo Kramer fame. Unfortunately, Richards doesn't reprise his beloved role as Seinfeld's wacky neighbor, instead playing ...

Source: Autoblog Autoblog | 23 Oct 2014 | 9:00 pm

Men Filming Instead of Warning Swerving SUV Film Their Own Crash!

Two men filming and commenting on a Jeep driver that was all over the road ended up recording their own crash when the aforementioned vehicle smashed into an oncoming Jeep Wrangler that then hit their car!Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 23 Oct 2014 | 8:47 pm

What you missed on 10.23.14

Filed under: Coupe, Sedan, Truck, Chevrolet, Hyundai, Toyota Quick Spin: 2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro Toyota might not be able to keep up with American pickup manufacturers in terms of sales, but that doesn't mean its fullsize Tundra isn't a wholly baked, tough truck. In an effort to attract new buyers, Toyota has released this off-road-ready TRD Pro variant for 2015. Senior Editor Steven Ewing ta ...

Source: Autoblog Autoblog | 23 Oct 2014 | 8:32 pm

Report: Honda execs take 'quality-related' pay cut after Fit Hybrid's 5th recall

Filed under: Hybrid, Japan, Recalls, Technology, Hatchback, Honda, Earnings/Financials Generally, the best policy in life is to admit when you're wrong and just accept the consequences. However, that attitude generally seems to be a bit less common in the world of business - at least without some government or legal prodding. So, it's especially surprising to learn that top Honda executives in Ja ...

Source: AutoblogGreen AutoblogGreen | 23 Oct 2014 | 8:00 pm

Recharge Wrap-up: Carmakers exceed CAFE standard, EVSR sets two electric lap records

Filed under: Ethanol, EV/Plug-in, MPG, Legislation and Policy, Racing, Videos New cars have outpaced the Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards for the 2012-2014 model years, according to a new report from the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute. The CAFE standards target a five-percent reduction in CO2 per mile each year through 2025. Based on fuel economy ratings, ...

Source: AutoblogGreen AutoblogGreen | 23 Oct 2014 | 7:05 pm

PSA Peugeot Citroën seeks partners for Hybrid Air tech

PSA is looking for a technical partner to help share the financial burden of bringing its Hybrid Air technology to market PSA Peugeot-Citroën’s ingenious hybrid system, known as Hybrid Air, is proving so expensive to develop that the group needs partners to help, the firm's research and development boss Gilles Le Borgne has said.Hybrid Air compresses gas on the overrun and turns it to propulsio ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 23 Oct 2014 | 7:01 pm

PSA Peugeot Citroën seeks partners for Hybrid Air tech

PSA is looking for a technical partner to help share the financial burden of bringing its Hybrid Air technology to market PSA Peugeot-Citroën’s ingenious hybrid system, known as Hybrid Air, is proving so expensive to develop that the group needs partners to help, the firm's research and development boss Gilles Le Borgne has said.Hybrid Air compresses gas on the overrun and turns it to propulsio ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 23 Oct 2014 | 7:01 pm

More Powerful BMW i8S Under Development, Has Over 500HP

A more powerful BMW i8 is under development. In addition to packing more power, the hot German hybrid sports car will have more aggressive styling. Unnamed sources revealed to Automobile Magazine that BMW engineers are deciding between a twin-turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces approximately 320 horsepower and a 3.0-liter straight-six making almost 480 horsepower. […] T ...

Source: AutoTribute AutoTribute | 23 Oct 2014 | 6:47 pm

Audi Q3 Makes its Own Parking Spot in Funny Canadian Commercial

Running late for an interview or meeting but can’t find a parking spot? Most of us have experienced that frustration at some point in our lives, but Audi Canada’s new commercial reveals one potential alternative that some of you have probably contemplated. In the commercial (shown above), a frustrated Audi Q3 driver finds himself in […] The post Audi Q3 Makes its Own Parking Spot in Funn ...

Source: AutoTribute AutoTribute | 23 Oct 2014 | 4:06 pm

Toyota Appoints Manager of Texas Government Affairs

WASHINGTON, DC, Oct. 23, 2014 -- Toyota announced today the appointment of Tanya Vazquez in a newly created position of  Senior Manager of State Government Affairs in Texas as another milestone in the company’s plan to build its new North American headquarters in the state. She will be based in Austin, the state capitol. Visit @Toyota ACCESS to receive your news via e-mail. Upd ...

Source: Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. | 23 Oct 2014 | 4:00 pm

Chevy Highlights Tech Transfer Between Corvette C7.R, Corvette Z06

Chevrolet has released a new video highlighting the technology transfer between the Corvette C7.R race car and Corvette Z06 supercar. The two performance machines are similar in a lot of ways… “This C7.R race car was developed concurrently with the Corvette Z06. We have completely broken walls between the production car’s team and the race […] The post Chevy Highlights Tech ...

Source: AutoTribute AutoTribute | 23 Oct 2014 | 3:15 pm

Fisker’s Back! Makes Return at L.A. Auto Show

Less than two years after stepping down from his namesake company, Henrik Fisker is stepping back onto the automotive stage by joining forces with a California mega-dealer to produce the “Ultimate American Muscle Car.” Fisker is pairing up with Galpin Motors to debut this new vehicle at the L.A. Auto Show next month. For more, go to TheDetroitBureau.com.

Source: TheDetroitBureau.com TheDetroitBureau.com | 23 Oct 2014 | 2:34 pm

Trackhawk to use Hellcat?

Long before the Challenger Hellcat was officially launched, Allpar noted that the engine — which we estimated at “620-680 horsepower” (depending on when the stories were written) — was being tested in the Jeep Grand Cherokee. Then we wrote that... [ 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 | 23 Oct 2014 | 2:25 pm

Pic of the Day #501

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Source: Car Design News - News Car Design News - News | 23 Oct 2014 | 2:21 pm

Chrysler 200 safety: five stars

The 2015 Chrysler 200 has earned a five-star (the highest possible) overall safety rating  from the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).  It scored five stars in frontal collisions, two-vehicle side-impacts, and... [ 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 | 23 Oct 2014 | 2:00 pm

Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid (2015) CAR review

Porsche, one of the most revered sports car manufacturers, omnipresent force in motor sport and frequently celebrated on our print edition’s covers, has become the world’s leading manufacturer of plug-in hybrid vehicles with three separate models. Its third offering, the...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 23 Oct 2014 | 1:47 pm

Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid (2015) CAR review

Porsche, one of the most revered sports car manufacturers, omnipresent force in motor sport and frequently celebrated on our print edition’s covers, has become the world’s leading manufacturer of plug-in hybrid vehicles with three separate models. Its third offering, the...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 23 Oct 2014 | 1:47 pm

Canadian Charger prices

US prices for the 2015 Dodge Charger have already been announced; Chrysler Canada has just released Canadian prices.  Both are shown here for comparison, including destination charges. Ironically, while Chargers are assembled in Canada, the... [ 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 | 23 Oct 2014 | 11:32 am

Honda Civic Type R (2015) prototype spotted in London

Serendipity is a wonderful thing – a prototype version of the new Honda Civic Type R just drove right by CAR photographer Richard Pardon while he was out in central London. And no, it wasn’t a pre-arranged set-up; these shots come...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 23 Oct 2014 | 10:21 am

Honda Civic Type R (2015) prototype spotted in London

Serendipity is a wonderful thing – a prototype version of the new Honda Civic Type R just drove right by CAR photographer Richard Pardon while he was out in central London. And no, it wasn’t a pre-arranged set-up; these shots come...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 23 Oct 2014 | 10:21 am

Photoshoot: Ferrari F12berlinetta in Dubai

In the Middle-East the Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 is one of the most wanted supercars. It is a supercar you can see every day. Crazy enough the Ferrari F12berlinetta is less popular but also because of that more exclusive. Patrick3331 had a photoshoot with a F12berlinetta owned by one of his best friends. Patrick held the photoshoot on three locations in Dubai. And the result is stunning!

Source: Autogespot RSS Feed Autogespot RSS Feed | 23 Oct 2014 | 8:07 am

BMW Masters kicks off Final Series, as the 2014 season heads towards a thrilling climax.

Europe’s Ryder Cup stars will be out in force when the eagerly anticipated BMW Masters tournament gets under way at Lake Malaren Golf Club, Shanghai next week (October 28 - November 2). A place in the 78-man field for the BMW Masters with a prize fund of 7 million US dollars has fast become one of the most coveted in golf.

Source: BMW Group PressClub Global BMW Group PressClub Global | 23 Oct 2014 | 6:52 am

Nieuws: Daimler trekt zich terug uit Tesla

Het moederhuis van autofabrikant Mercedes heeft al enkele jaren een aandeel van 4% in de Amerikaanse nicheconstructeur van elektrische auto’s Tesla. Maar dat hebben de Duitsers nu van de hand gedaan. Het heeft ruwweg € 660 miljoen opgeleverd. Een veelvoud van wat de gigant er destijds in investeerde, maar minder dan had gekund. Het aandeel van Tesla zakte de jongste tijd al tot 19%...Lees meer ...

Source: Auto55.be Auto55.be | 23 Oct 2014 | 6:16 am

Is there a Final Edition R8 Hardcore on the Cards from Audi?

It is expected that the current Audi R8 has very little life left in it but spoy photos taken recently have shown that it will not be disappearing quietly. There was a test car spotted and although covered in camouflage, […] ...

Source: Car Spy Photos Car Spy Photos | 23 Oct 2014 | 3:19 am

Something you don't see every day...

Last night, in Malibu.

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

Clean Energy U: Colleges Celebrate Campus Sustainability Day

Let’s clear the air. Beyond building efficient vehicles in a responsible way, Chevrolet is supporting the ingenious efforts of people across America helping lead the clean […] The post Clean Energy U: Colleges Celebrate Campus Sustainability Day appeared first on FastLane.

Source: FastLane FastLane | 22 Oct 2014 | 4:52 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

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

New design chief at Lotus

Lotus has a new face in charge of the crayons at Hethel, having announced that experienced designer Russell Carr has been appointed as Head of Design. Haven’t I heard of Russell Carr before? You probably have: it’s not Carr’s first...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 22 Oct 2014 | 2:20 pm

New design chief at Lotus

Lotus has a new face in charge of the crayons at Hethel, having announced that experienced designer Russell Carr has been appointed as Head of Design. Haven’t I heard of Russell Carr before? You probably have: it’s not Carr’s first...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 22 Oct 2014 | 2:20 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

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

Culinary art and creative responsibility

ECKART 2014 presented at BMW Museum +++ “Chef of the century” pays tribute to fellow chefs Shuzo Kishida, Heinz Reitbauer, Sr. and Heinz Reitbauer, Jr. +++ Award for “Art of Living” goes to Mick Hucknell +++ Jon Rose receives award for “Creative Responsibility and Enjoyment” for his project “waves 4 water” +++ ...

Source: BMW Group PressClub Global BMW Group PressClub Global | 22 Oct 2014 | 12:30 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

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

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

Porsche Cayvan

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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