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2017 Honda Civic Coupe spotted for the first time

Filed under: Spy Photos, Honda, Coupe, SedanThese spy shots offer an early glimpse at the possible design direction for the next-gen Honda Civic Coupe and Sedan.Continue reading 2017 Honda Civic Coupe spotted for the first time2017 Honda Civic Coupe spotted for the first time originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.Permalink |&n ...

Source: Autoblog Autoblog | 30 Mar 2015 | 4:30 pm

Chris Harris spends a couple of days with the McLaren P1

Filed under: Videos, McLaren, Hybrid, SupercarsWhat's it like living with a million-dollar hybrid hypercar? Leave it to Chris Harris to find out, picking up a McLaren P1 at Anglesey in Wales and driving it out to Goodwood over the course of two days of hybrid hypercar action.Continue reading Chris Harris spends a couple of days with the McLaren P1Chris Harris spends a couple of days with the McLar ...

Source: Autoblog Autoblog | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:56 pm

2016 Chevrolet Camaro at least 200 lb Lighter

General Motors unveiled their latest 2016 Chevrolet Camaro teasers this morning, showing off the support structure for the dashboard and a few components of the suspension, but what caught our attention was the information. According to today’s... [ This is a summary only. Visit http://www.allpar.com/news/ for the full story. ] ...

Source: Allpar News Allpar News | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:40 pm

New McLaren 570S: First Official Photos of British Firm's Baby Supercar!

What we believe to be the first official images of the new McLaren 570S have surfaced on the web. Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:37 pm

New McLaren 570S: First Official Photos of British Firm's Baby Supercar!

What we believe to be the first official images of the new McLaren 570S have surfaced on the web. Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:37 pm

Ferrari going with turbo V8s, hybrid V12s

Filed under: Green, Ferrari, Hybrid, Performance, SupercarsFerrari is adopting two methods of increasing output while decreasing fuel consumption, boosting its V8s with turbos and its V12s with hybrids - but not the other way around.Continue reading Ferrari going with turbo V8s, hybrid V12sFerrari going with turbo V8s, hybrid V12s originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:31:00 EST.

Source: Autoblog Autoblog | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:31 pm

Ferrari going with turbo V8s, hybrid V12s

Filed under: Green, Ferrari, Hybrid, Performance, SupercarsFerrari is adopting two methods of increasing output while decreasing fuel consumption, boosting its V8s with turbos and its V12s with hybrids - but not the other way around.Continue reading Ferrari going with turbo V8s, hybrid V12sFerrari going with turbo V8s, hybrid V12s originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:31:00 EST.

Source: Autoblog Green Autoblog Green | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:31 pm

McLaren 570S: Here's The First View

That's the new McLaren 570S you're looking at. You're not supposed to see this picture.Read more...

Source: Jalopnik Jalopnik | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:13 pm

Next Gen A4 Images Leaked - Is Audi Replacing Lexus As King Of Boring And Predictable Designs?

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Source: AutoSpies.com News AutoSpies.com News | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:10 pm

Top Gear's Head Producer Says Farewell To BBC In Leaked Email

The Top Gear as we know it is dead with Jeremy Clarkson’s firing , and as further proof of that we have this leaked email to current and former staff from Executive Producer Andy Wilman confirming that he’s done with the BBC but “at least we left ‘em wanting more.” Read more...

Source: Jalopnik Jalopnik | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:08 pm

#NYIAS: Toyota Unveils Low Cost Accident Avoidance System

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Source: AutoSpies.com News AutoSpies.com News | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:02 pm

Jeep Wrangler With Two Wheels In The Air Escapes Tow Truck In Chicago!

Picking up and towing cars from the street is not unusual, but towing them while there's a person inside definitely is.And that's just half the story because the guy inside the Wrangler did not want to abandon his car and with the help of the Jeep's all-wheel drive system, made a successful getaway with everything caught on film. We don't know if the car was being towed for a traffic violation or ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:00 pm

Jeep Wrangler With Two Wheels In The Air Escapes Tow Truck In Chicago!

Picking up and towing cars from the street is not unusual, but towing them while there's a person inside definitely is.And that's just half the story because the guy inside the Wrangler did not want to abandon his car and with the help of the Jeep's all-wheel drive system, made a successful getaway with everything caught on film. We don't know if the car was being towed for a traffic violation or ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:00 pm

Will Textured Paints Be The Next Big Thing In Car Customization?

When it comes to paint, a mirror-like smooth finish is traditionally as good as it gets. Yet the rise of interest in matte paint finishes has convinced Peugeot to throw that notion out the window. ALSO SEE: Lincoln Continental Concept Debuts At The 2015 New York Auto Show The Peugeot 208 subcompact will be the first volume car offered from the...

Source: High Gear Media Network Feed High Gear Media Network Feed | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:00 pm

Range Rover Pushes the Extremes with New SVAutobiography

Range Rover has been pushing the extremes. Last year’s limited-edition Range Rover Long-Wheelbase Autobiography Black Holland & Holland edition has been supplanted by this year's Range Rover SVAutobiography. For details, check out TheDetroitBureau.com.

Source: TheDetroitBureau.com TheDetroitBureau.com | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:54 pm

This Is Why One Goes All The Way Up To Scotland

Empty roads, stunning scenery and a drive in the most appropriate car of them all: An Aston Martin N430 . On days like these, I wish I stayed in the UK. Read more...

Source: Jalopnik Jalopnik | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:47 pm

New, 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata U.S. Price Starts at $24,915

The all-new, 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata has been priced for the U.S. market. With a starting price of $24,915, the Japanese sports car is less than $1,000 more expensive than the previous model. The 2016 MX-5 Miata will be offered in three trims: Sport, Club and Grand Touring. As the entry-level trim, the Sport comes […] The post New, 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata U.S. Price Starts at $24,915 appeared fi ...

Source: AutoTribute AutoTribute | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:46 pm

Buick details lighting system of Avenir concept

Following an official debut at NAIAS back in January, Buick has released more details about the Avenir concept.

Source: Worldcarfans Worldcarfans | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:40 pm

This Idiot Almost Killed Two Young Girls

Fair warning before you watch the video, the dash-cam car hit one of the two girls, but she reportedly suffered only minor bruises and can be seen getting up by herself.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:36 pm

This Idiot Almost Killed Two Young Girls

Fair warning before you watch the video, the dash-cam car hit one of the two girls, but she reportedly suffered only minor bruises and can be seen getting up by herself.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:36 pm

Volvo Plans to Build $500 Million Plant in US

Volvo, the first Chinese automaker to export a vehicle to the U.S., announced it plans to build a $500 million somewhere in the U.S. Officials declined to elaborate on where. The maker said it's part of its commitment to the U.S. For more, go to TheDetroitBureau.com.

Source: TheDetroitBureau.com TheDetroitBureau.com | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:36 pm

Is an Electrified XE being Tested by Jaguar?

There have been lots of rumours lately about Jaguar Land Rover’s moves towards electric. These have been backed up by some recent spy shots. The pictures were taken in Spain where the XE was seen together with XF and F-Pace […] ...

Source: Car Spy Photos Car Spy Photos | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:35 pm

Blitz-Marathon 2015 Polizei blitzt wieder bundesweit

Am 16. April startet die Polizei den nächsten bundesweiten Blitz-Marathon. Details zur großen Tempokontrolle werden am 31. März bekannt gegeben.

Source: AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:30 pm

Speed Secrets: The Virtues of Time Attack Events

If you’re looking for a new or different challenge for your driving, consider a Time Attack event. Over the past couple of years, I’ve spoken to many drivers who rave about the fun versus investment (time and money) that Time Attack provides. I know for a fact that it will be a great learning challenge. And if you get to hang around with people as enthusiastic as Joe, that can’t be a bad thi ...

Source: Winding Road Site News Winding Road Site News | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:27 pm

New, 2016 Chevrolet Camaro is 200 Pounds Lighter

The all-new, 2016 Chevrolet Camaro is a notable improvement over its predecessor in virtually every way, with its weight being one. For superior acceleration, handling and fuel economy, Chevrolet’s engineers were able to reduce the American sports car’s overall weight by 200 pounds (90 kg). The 2016 Camaro rides on General Motor’s lightweight Alpha platform, […] The post New, 2016 Chev ...

Source: AutoTribute AutoTribute | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:09 pm

Russia Proposes Superhighway Linking New York And London

Sarah Palin used to brag about being able to see Russia from her house, but what if U.S. citizens could drive there? A new proposal from Russia would see the country connected to the U.S. by highway bridge as part of a massive superhighway crossing the length of Russia, ultimately linking New York and London. ALSO SEE: Lincoln Continental Concept...

Source: High Gear Media Network Feed High Gear Media Network Feed | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:00 pm

Mercedes C63 AMG pricing announced (US)

Mercedes-AMG has announced the 2015 C63 will be priced from $63,900 when it goes on sale in the United States next month.

Source: Worldcarfans Worldcarfans | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:00 pm

Lexus Claims New Design Philosophy Is Post Puberty - What The Heck Does That Mean?

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Source: AutoSpies.com News AutoSpies.com News | 30 Mar 2015 | 1:55 pm

Honda S660

Here it is, the real thing.Powered by a 3 cylinder turbo engine.With a choice of CVT or 6 speed manual.It just looks like so much fun!

Source: Burlappcar Burlappcar | 30 Mar 2015 | 1:55 pm

James Bond "Spectre": Erster Trailer Es wird düster

Der erste Teaser für den neuen James Bond-Film ist da. Und er zeigt: Es wird düster! Auch der Aston Martin DB10 hat seinen ersten Auftritt.

Source: AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto | 30 Mar 2015 | 1:45 pm

Daimler SuperTruck Beats Efficiency Target By 115 percent, Looks Awesome

Daimler and its Freightliner truck division have smashed through efficiency targets set by the US Department of Energy with its SuperTruck technology demonstrator, which combines sleek aero and mechanical refinements to drop average fuel consumption to 19.28 l/100km. The DoE target was for an overall frieght efficiency improvement of 50 percent. The Daimler SuperTruck recorded a whopping 115 pe ...

Source: TheMotorReport - TheMotorReport - | 30 Mar 2015 | 1:34 pm

FCA stacking its bets to hit 60 months

According to today’s print edition of Automotive News, FCA has told Jeep dealers to report unfunded Renegade deals as sales as the company tries to reach a 60th consecutive month of sales growth. Normally, the new vehicle has to be... [ This is a summary only. Visit http://www.allpar.com/news/ for the full story. ] ...

Source: Allpar News Allpar News | 30 Mar 2015 | 1:30 pm

Apprentice designed Volkswagen Golf GTI headed to Wörthersee

Volkswagen has announced plans to introduce a Golf GTI concept at Wörthersee 2015.

Source: Worldcarfans Worldcarfans | 30 Mar 2015 | 1:20 pm

Tesla wants more risks from battery companies in Japan

Filed under: Green, Tesla, Japan, Technology, ElectricTesla executive Kurt Kelty gives a speech in Japan asking battery suppliers to take more risks to increase production. Tesla needs more batteries in order to make more cars and drive the price of batteries down.Continue reading Tesla wants more risks from battery companies in JapanTesla wants more risks from battery companies in Japan originall ...

Source: Autoblog Green Autoblog Green | 30 Mar 2015 | 1:01 pm

2016 Audi A4 Leaked (With Interior)

A new generation of the Audi A4 sedan will be revealed before the year is out, and here are some never-before-seen details of the upcoming small sedan. These leaked shots, which appeared on Chinese website Autohome, reveal details such as the new headlight design for the car, part of the grille, and the interior look and layout. ALSO SEE: Lincoln...

Source: High Gear Media Network Feed High Gear Media Network Feed | 30 Mar 2015 | 1:00 pm

Top Gear: Morddrohungen im Fall Clarkson BBC-Chef unter Polizeischutz

Die Absetzung von Moderator Jeremy Clarkson bei "Top Gear" schlägt weiter hohe Wellen: BBC-Chef Hall erhielt Morddrohungen, Scotland Yard ermittelt.

Source: AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto | 30 Mar 2015 | 12:50 pm

Victoria: Holden Still The Favourite For Car Thieves In 2014

New data for 2014 shows that Holden remains the top pick for car thieves in Victoria, reflecting numbers drawn from across the nation in recent years. In 2014, the Holden brand accounted for 2791 of all reported automobile thefts, followed closely by Nissan on 2634 and 2337 for Toyota models. Overall, the number of car theft offences in 2014 grew 11.5 percent to 16,686. Victoria Police sa ...

Source: TheMotorReport - TheMotorReport - | 30 Mar 2015 | 12:43 pm

Lincoln relance sa Continental !

Lincoln, la marque haut de gamme de Ford, présentera un nouveau concept de grande berline, baptisé Continental, sur le prochain salon de New York.

Source: RSS Autoplus.fr RSS Autoplus.fr | 30 Mar 2015 | 12:38 pm

Coming Toyota Supra to forgo hybrid, get a BMW six-cylinder turbo?

Filed under: Green, BMW, Toyota, Coupe, Future, Hybrid, PerformanceCar and Driver reports that the Toyota Supra will arrive as a 2018 model and hide a BMW-sourced, turbocharged inline-six under the hood, not a hybrid.Continue reading Coming Toyota Supra to forgo hybrid, get a BMW six-cylinder turbo?Coming Toyota Supra to forgo hybrid, get a BMW six-cylinder turbo? originally appeared on Autoblog o ...

Source: Autoblog Green Autoblog Green | 30 Mar 2015 | 12:30 pm

Toyota and Lexus to Introduce Low-Cost Auto-Braking System

Toyota has two big SUV debuts planned for this week’s New York International Auto Show – but some folks may be more focused on the Japanese maker’s big safety news: Toyota Safety Sense C and Safety Sense P. For details, go to TheDetroitBureau.com.

Source: TheDetroitBureau.com TheDetroitBureau.com | 30 Mar 2015 | 12:28 pm

Pic of the Day #566

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Source: Car Design News - News Car Design News - News | 30 Mar 2015 | 12:21 pm

Beinahe-Crash: Mini mit Glück im Unglück

Dieser rasante Mini befindet sich kurz vor dem Gang auf den Autofriedhof. Stattdessen springt er dem Tod im letzten Moment von der Schippe Quelle:Youtube/Semikolon304 Weitere spannende Videos gibt es weiter zu "Beinahe-Crash: Mini mit Glück im Unglück" ...

Source: AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten | 30 Mar 2015 | 12:17 pm

Fast & Furious 7 : la vidéo exclusive !

Découvrez le teaser « Race Wars » qui vous mettra dans l’ambiance avant la sortie dans les salles de Fast and Furious 7, ce mercredi 1er avril.

Source: RSS Autoplus.fr RSS Autoplus.fr | 30 Mar 2015 | 12:11 pm

BMW M4 Safety Car: Wasser marsch!

Für die MotoGP 2015 wurde das BMW M4 Safety Car gründlich überarbeitet. Technisches Highlight ist eine Wasser-Einspritzung für noch mehr MotorleistungSicherheit geht vor: Für die MotoGP 2015 hat BMW das offizielle Safety Car gründlich überarbeitet und längst nicht nur die Lackierung verändert. Fuhren die Piloten in der Königsklasse des Motorrad-Rennsports bisher einem weißen M4 hinterh ...

Source: AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten | 30 Mar 2015 | 12:06 pm

Australia’s Worst Collision Hot Spots 2015: AAMI

Insurer AAMI has released its annual list of Australia’s worst collision hot-spots, showing improvement in some areas and several repeat offenders. Thousands of insurance claims were analysed across the country to compile the list, with the insurer finding the same old black spots continue to appear in the list for some states. In Melbourne, Springvale Road in Glen Waverly again featur ...

Source: TheMotorReport - TheMotorReport - | 30 Mar 2015 | 11:54 am

Dodge schroeft Hellcat-productie op

Niet dat het echt relevant is voor ons maar desondanks goed nieuws voor de Amerikanen die in de rij staan voor een Dodge Charger of Challenger SRT Hellcat: Dodge schroeft de productie met 1.000 stuks op.

Source: AutoWeek AutoWeek | 30 Mar 2015 | 11:48 am

All new 2016/17 Audi A4. Caught.

 Looking... Really sad.The exterior, of course, looks like the same thing over and over again.At least from this front picture, but you know the whole think looks like a squared off version of the current one.And that interior... So flat. Even though the prototype above is missing trims, steering wheel etc.You know nothing's exciting is coming.Here is the interior of the new Q7.As you can see ...

Source: Burlappcar Burlappcar | 30 Mar 2015 | 11:44 am

Des apprentis pour un concept de Golf GTI !

Les apprentis de chez Volkswagen présenteront un concept sur base de Golf GTI au prochain rassemblement de Wörthersee.

Source: RSS Autoplus.fr RSS Autoplus.fr | 30 Mar 2015 | 11:26 am

Meet Steve. The Dummy.

His job? To walk in front of vehicles. Steve is a moving dummy (also known as a mannequin) that stands in for a pedestrian crossing a road. Mannequins like Steve – which come in adult and child sizes – mimic different walking speeds and angles to allow for realistic testing situations.  Visit @Toyota ACCESS to receive your news via e-mail. Update your RSS feed preferenc ...

Source: Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. | 30 Mar 2015 | 11:00 am

Lexus and Toyota Roll-Out Low-Cost Automated Braking Safety Packages

NEW YORK, NY, March 30, 2015 - The world’s first compact crossover sport utility vehicle (SUV) and the world’s first luxury crossover SUV are helping to bring advanced safety technology to the mass market; raising the bar and lowering the price.  The move is a major stride towards Toyota’s vision of a mobility future that improves safety and is more convenient for everyone, ...

Source: Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. | 30 Mar 2015 | 11:00 am

A more realistic midsize Ram plan

Recently, spy shots of a midsized pickup being tested by Fiat Chrysler surfaced. Quite probably meant for Brazilian production (there is a spot in the plan for it), it is essentially a bigger version of the little Fiat Strada, also sold as the Ram... [ This is a summary only. Visit http://www.allpar.com/news/ for the full story. ] ...

Source: Allpar News Allpar News | 30 Mar 2015 | 10:45 am

Eerste details nieuwe Audi A4

Op een Chinese website is een aantal detailfoto's van de nieuwe Audi A4 opgedoken.

Source: AutoWeek AutoWeek | 30 Mar 2015 | 10:29 am

“Official Car of MotoGP™”: BMW M introduces innovative technology for the 2015 season.

BMW M4 MotoGP Safety Car with innovative water injection for first time in Qatar – BMW M Division partner of MotoGP organiser Dorna Sports for 17th year in a row.

Source: BMW Group PressClub Global BMW Group PressClub Global | 30 Mar 2015 | 10:00 am

Audi A4 2015: Viel zu früh im Netz

In China sind erste Fotos vom neuen Audi A4 aufgetaucht und zeigen viele Details – lange vor der geplanten Weltpremiere zur IAA 2015Eigentlich soll der neue Audi A4 2015 erst auf der Frankfurter IAA im Herbst seine Hüllen fallen lassen, in China ist das nun aber schon deutlich früher passiert. Auf drei Fotos sehen wir die Mittelklasse Ingolstadt völlig ungetarnt und wissen nun exakt, was sic ...

Source: AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten | 30 Mar 2015 | 9:38 am

Nieuws: Toyota scherpt de messen voor Le Mans

Audi heeft z’n nieuwe wapen voor de 24 Uren van Le Mans al wereldkundig gemaakt. En dan kan Toyota natuurlijk niet achterblijven. Dit is de TS040 Hybrid, waarmee de Japanners in 2015 niet alleen het WEC-kampioenschap willen binnenslepen, maar vooral ook de prestigieuze 24-uursrace op La Sarthe in juni.Toyota mag zich al regerend kampioen noemen van het World Endurance Championship (...Lees meer ...

Source: Auto55.be Auto55.be | 30 Mar 2015 | 9:30 am

Weblog: Max, held.

Heel twitterend Nederland riep Max Verstappen gisteren tot held uit. Daar moest ik even over nadenken. Ik worstelde met de filosofische kant van de vraag. Een held was in mijn voorstelling van zaken iemand die bereid was zijn leven op te offeren voor een ander, of op straffe des doods voor een groot vrijheidsideaal. Max haalt geen kind uit een kolkende zee, hij gaat niet op het Plein van de Hemels ...

Source: AutoWeek AutoWeek | 30 Mar 2015 | 9:30 am

Nieuws: 5 veelzeggende Breaking Bad auto's

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Source: Auto55.be Auto55.be | 30 Mar 2015 | 9:23 am

Nieuws: Porsche Panamera Edition zit dik in de uitrusting

Porsche heeft z’n comfortabele vierdeurs voorzien van een hele hoop extra uitrusting. Die heet Edition en wordt binnenkort zowat overal ter wereld te koop aangeboden. Vanaf € 86.500, in verschillende motorversies.Beter uitgerustJe kan een Panamera natuurlijk altijd krijgen met een uitgebreide uitrusting, maar voor verrassend veel zaken moet je eerst in de optielijst duiken. Ditmaal...Lees meer ...

Source: Auto55.be Auto55.be | 30 Mar 2015 | 9:19 am

From people who want to go further. The new BMW sports collections.

Munich. Sportiness is part of BMW’s brand and its history. That’s why the new BMW sport collections are ideal for people on the move. Whether bags or luggage, shirts or jackets – these stylish companions blend elegance and sportiness.

Source: BMW Group PressClub Global BMW Group PressClub Global | 30 Mar 2015 | 8:45 am

33rd Annual Mississippi Gulf Coast Memorial Day Blowout

The days are getting longer and the wisteria is in bloom, which means Spring has sprung and another Memorial Day Blowout is right around the corner. The ASGARD M.C. is preparing to host their 33rd Annual Blowout at the Gulfport Dragway in Gulfport, Mississippi. This four-day event will run from May 22nd through the 25th, and the gates are open 24 hours a day. Plenty of events are scheduled, includ ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 30 Mar 2015 | 8:02 am

33rd Annual Mississippi Gulf Coast Memorial Day Blowout

The days are getting longer and the wisteria is in bloom, which means Spring has sprung and another Memorial Day Blowout is right around the corner. The ASGARD M.C. is preparing to host their 33rd Annual Blowout at the Gulfport Dragway in Gulfport, Mississippi. This four-day event will run from May 22nd through the 25th, and the gates are open 24 hours a day. Plenty of events are scheduled, includ ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 30 Mar 2015 | 8:02 am

Matt Prior's Tester's Notes - on the independence of car reviews

Exposure to so many cars can make a hack valuable to a car manufacturer The independence of car reviews is under increasing pressure. Now, more than ever, it needs a strong media to push back against it. Can I talk shop? I don’t very often, because motoring hackery is, after all, a pretty straightforward and lighthearted business,mostly developed around providing impartial, independent reviews ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 30 Mar 2015 | 8:00 am

Bentley Plans Lighter Continental GT Version For 2016

If you thought the Continental GT3-R was the ultimate Bentley sports car, you thought wrong, because an even more extreme version of the model is coming in 2016. According to Bentley’s head of engineering, Rolf Frech, the upcoming GT3-R-like Continental will have a rear-wheel-drive layout and be lighter than the original model."A lot of people expected the GT3-R to be a proper rear-wheel-dri ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 30 Mar 2015 | 8:00 am

2015 MotoGP Qatar: Valentino Rossi Serves Notice With Dramatic Win

Nine-time MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi served notice to the rest of the grid that just because he’s won the title so many times, that doesn’t mean he’s not hungry for his 10th title. The Movistar Yamaha rider put on a resounding display of wits and guile on his way to winning the inaugural race of the 2015 MotoGP season in Qatar.It was far from easy for Rossi, who started from 8th on the ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 30 Mar 2015 | 8:00 am

2015 MotoGP Qatar: Valentino Rossi Serves Notice With Dramatic Win

Nine-time MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi served notice to the rest of the grid that just because he’s won the title so many times, that doesn’t mean he’s not hungry for his 10th title. The Movistar Yamaha rider put on a resounding display of wits and guile on his way to winning the inaugural race of the 2015 MotoGP season in Qatar.It was far from easy for Rossi, who started from 8th on the ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 30 Mar 2015 | 8:00 am

Bentley Plans Lighter Continental GT Version For 2016

If you thought the Continental GT3-R was the ultimate Bentley sports car, you thought wrong, because an even more extreme version of the model is coming in 2016. According to Bentley’s head of engineering, Rolf Frech, the upcoming GT3-R-like Continental will have a rear-wheel-drive layout and be lighter than the original model."A lot of people expected the GT3-R to be a proper rear-wheel-dri ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 30 Mar 2015 | 8:00 am

Hot Mercedes-AMG GT on track for 2016 launch

The hardcore Mercedes-AMG GT sports car is due to go on sale in 2016 AMG is hard at work on a harder, faster version of the GT road car ahead of a 2016 launch, with inspiration taken from its GT3 racer These are the first spy pictures of Mercedes-AMG's hardcore GT sports car, which is scheduled to go on sale in 2016.Based on the GT3 race car which was unveiled in Geneva earlier this month, the n ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 30 Mar 2015 | 7:43 am

Why motoring in London has driven me mad

Could driving in London soon be a thing of the past? As the SMMT announces it wants more of us to buy low-emission vehicles and commute through an Ultra-Low Emissions Zone, some of us might find ourselves banished from the capital I don’t think I’m welcome in London any more. Not in a car, anyway.Here's why. Mike Hawes, chief executive of the Society of Motor Manufactureres and Traders (SMMT ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 30 Mar 2015 | 7:19 am

Wholesale Price Data by Model Class Segment – February 2015

Wholesale used vehicle prices in February 2015 averaged $10,176 – down 0.3% from January but up 3.4% compared to February 2014 Fullsize Pickups continued to show wholesale price strength Crossover vehicles saw year-over-year declines during February The Article Wholesale Price Data by Model Class Segment – February 2015 appeared first on Automotive Digest.

Source: Automotive Digest Automotive Digest | 30 Mar 2015 | 6:00 am

Big News in the Big Apple: Lexus Exhibit at 2015 New York International Auto Show Features the All-New Redesigned RX

NEW YORK – March 30, 2015 - Enthusiasts will have the opportunity to see up close and personal, the next generation 2016 RX as Lexus will introduce the 2016 RX at the 2015 New York International Auto Show.  The fourth generation RX mid-size luxury utility vehicle defined a segment when it went on sale 17 years ago and is Lexus’ best-selling vehicle. Visit @Toyota ACCE ...

Source: Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. | 30 Mar 2015 | 6:00 am

2015 Honda S660

Image: http://photo.netcarshow.com/Honda-S660_2015_photo_01.jpg Didn't know this will already get revealed :-o Image:...

Source: CarSpyShots CarSpyShots | 30 Mar 2015 | 5:57 am

BMW LSO Open Air Classics 2015 with Valery Gergiev and violinist Nicola Benedetti. The London Symphony Orchestra in cooperation with BMW perform its fourth annual free concert in Trafalgar Square.

London. The London Symphony Orchestra with Principal Conductor Valery Gergiev will give their next free, open-air concert in London’s Trafalgar Square on Sunday 17 May. The event is the fourth annual concert in the BMW LSO Open Air Classics series in Trafalgar Square’s iconic setting in the heart of London, bringing the experience of live orchestral performance out of the concert hall and maki ...

Source: BMW Group PressClub Global BMW Group PressClub Global | 30 Mar 2015 | 4:30 am

Inaugural Australian Motoring Festival misses its mark

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Source: GoAuto RSS - Car News GoAuto RSS - Car News | 30 Mar 2015 | 3:12 am

Toyota’s Fortuner SUV revealed in brochure

Fortuner could be Toyota’s eighth SUV and give more off-road clout than Kluger ...

Source: GoAuto RSS - Car News GoAuto RSS - Car News | 30 Mar 2015 | 2:59 am

First drive: Kia confirms turbo for next Optima

No hybrids on the horizon but more turbocharging the way forward for Kia ...

Source: GoAuto RSS - Car News GoAuto RSS - Car News | 30 Mar 2015 | 1:39 am

Lincoln Continental Concept

A few weeks ago, I thought the rumors were a joke. A new Continental???But here it is!From these pictures, a few things do bother me (already...):-A new face? Again? the current one is only a couple of years old. So this would be the "newer than new face".Just pick one and stick with it for a bit! (Plus, this one looks a lot like the current Jaguar face)-That "new face"is... rather blunt. Almost v ...

Source: Burlappcar Burlappcar | 30 Mar 2015 | 12:48 am

Lincoln Continental

This is pretty close to the production version for next year: ...

Source: CarSpyShots CarSpyShots | 30 Mar 2015 | 12:29 am

Ultra-luxury Range Rover SVAutobiography unveiled [video]

Land Rover has officially unveiled the new Range Rover SVAutobiography, ahead of its debut at the New York Auto Show.

Source: Worldcarfans: New York Auto Show Worldcarfans: New York Auto Show | 29 Mar 2015 | 8:37 pm

Jaguar Sportbrake Trio

I was not going to post these but then I feel a few XF wagons would start to appear after the official photos came out. I decided to use a different...

Source: CarSpyShots CarSpyShots | 29 Mar 2015 | 5:35 pm

All-new, 2016 Jaguar XF Revealed With More Substance

An all-new Jaguar XF is here and it’s extra aluminum. More than that, it offers more interior space, luxury, technology and, hopefully, class. The second-generation XF may not look drastically different from its predecessor but has a more coupe-like profile and supposedly better proportions. In sticking with the current industry trend, it looks like Jaguar’s […] The post All-new, 2016 Ja ...

Source: AutoTribute AutoTribute | 29 Mar 2015 | 8:27 am

Trucks to Drive Before You Die

Truck Trend has its thoughts on which picukps should make your bucket list. See if your choices match up.

Source: PickupTrucks: News PickupTrucks: News | 28 Mar 2015 | 12:21 pm

Tech Transfer Helps Fuel Chevrolet Racing Effort

2015 Chevy IndyCar Series Aero Kits Have a Decidedly Different Appearance. The post Tech Transfer Helps Fuel Chevrolet Racing Effort appeared first on FastLane.

Source: FastLane FastLane | 27 Mar 2015 | 6:04 pm

This Is What The New Optima Looks Like Fully Undisguised

In today’s world where everyone has a smartphone with camera capabilities, staying anonymous is pretty close to impossible. That has certainly turned out to be the case with the 2016 Kia Optima. The next-generation Optima midsize sedan is set to … Continue reading → ...

Source: Kia News BlogKia News Blog Kia News BlogKia News Blog | 27 Mar 2015 | 4:55 pm

Mercedes-Benz Eyes Midsize Pickup Possibility

Hyundai isn't the only car company looking at a potential midsize pickup. What about a global luxury choice?

Source: PickupTrucks: News PickupTrucks: News | 27 Mar 2015 | 12:00 pm

2016 Smart ForTwo headed to New York in U.S. specification

Smart has announced plans to introduce the 2016 ForTwo at the New York Auto Show.

Source: Worldcarfans: New York Auto Show Worldcarfans: New York Auto Show | 27 Mar 2015 | 12:00 pm

Diversity is Key to Colorado’s Versatility

A woman’s touch helps Chevrolet reinvent the midsize pickup truck segment. The post Diversity is Key to Colorado’s Versatility appeared first on FastLane.

Source: FastLane FastLane | 27 Mar 2015 | 11:49 am

Car Design Review 2 available now

Car Design Review 2 available now ...

Source: Car Design News - News Car Design News - News | 27 Mar 2015 | 8:16 am

Chevrolet Will Offer Hybrid Version of Next-Gen Malibu

Chevrolet announced the next chapter in its electrification story: a new hybrid version of the Malibu midsize sedan for the 2016 model year. The all-new 2016 Chevrolet Malibu, on […] The post Chevrolet Will Offer Hybrid Version of Next-Gen Malibu appeared first on FastLane.

Source: FastLane FastLane | 26 Mar 2015 | 4:27 pm

CUNexus Preapproved Offer System

CuNexus Preapproved Offer System The Article CUNexus Preapproved Offer System appeared first on Automotive Digest.

Source: Automotive Digest Automotive Digest | 26 Mar 2015 | 1:47 pm

Soul EV On Sale In Texas, Georgia, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii

The Soul EV, which was released last year, has been a big hit in California, states Kia Motors America! That success has prompted the automaker to expand the release of the all-electric Soul model in 5 new U.S. states. Soul … Continue reading → ...

Source: Kia News BlogKia News Blog Kia News BlogKia News Blog | 26 Mar 2015 | 12:50 pm

First Look At The New Optima / K5 Sedan

Up till this point, we have had nothing but spy shots of the 2016 Kia Optima / K5 to look at, but now there is a concept model and some official sketches released that give us a better idea of … Continue reading → ...

Source: Kia News BlogKia News Blog Kia News BlogKia News Blog | 26 Mar 2015 | 12:10 pm

ADESA Adds to Offerings through Acquiring Vehicle Inspection Business

Not long after ADESA announced it was purchasing Pittsburgh Auto Auction, its subsidiary AutoVIN released news on the signing of a definitive agreement to purchase the vehicle inspection business of DataScan Field Services. This will expand ADESA’s offerings to now provide all major leasing companies and auto lenders with inspection services. Clients can be sure their portfolios are being inspec ...

Source: Automotive Digest Automotive Digest | 26 Mar 2015 | 12:01 pm

Spied: Could This Be a New Ram Midsize Pickup?

A new Ram midsize pickup truck is likely headed our way, but the badging is one of the many unknowns.

Source: PickupTrucks: News PickupTrucks: News | 26 Mar 2015 | 11:29 am

Autoline This Week #1908: More Than Just Music

Gone are the days of the AM radio blasting out the day’s pop hits from some 50,000 watt giant. Of course today’s cars still have both AM and FM radio but your entertainment options certainly don’t stop there. And let’s not forget about information: not only from your car but also from your phone. Infotainment in the auto is going places we never would’ve dreamed only a few years back. Br ...

Source: Autoline This Week - Audio Autoline This Week - Audio | 26 Mar 2015 | 11:00 am

New Nose for the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander

Mitsubishi have put a teaser out showing the new nose on the Outlander as part of their 2015 New York Auto Show Invitation. However, the shot is taken in such a way that it is difficult to see the changes. […] ...

Source: Car Spy Photos Car Spy Photos | 26 Mar 2015 | 2:57 am

WRR TV: The Art of Racing in the Rain

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Source: Winding Road Site News Winding Road Site News | 25 Mar 2015 | 7:50 pm

Mercedes GLE officially unveiled

Mercedes has officially unveiled the 2016 GLE, following this afternoon's leak.

Source: Worldcarfans: New York Auto Show Worldcarfans: New York Auto Show | 25 Mar 2015 | 7:07 pm

Pininfarina set to be bought by Mahindra

Pininfarina set to be bought by Mahindra ...

Source: Car Design News - News Car Design News - News | 25 Mar 2015 | 11:31 am

Bentley Working Hard on the Bentayga Crossover

Bentley showed their EXP 10 Speed 6 concept at the Geneva Motor Show and worked hard on that, but now they are back to working on other things. They are concentrating on developing their Bentayga crossover to get it on […] ...

Source: Car Spy Photos Car Spy Photos | 25 Mar 2015 | 4:52 am

WRR Broadcast Guide: March 22nd – March 29th, 2015

Race fans, get ready for an action-packed weekend as Formula One heads to the Sepang International Circuit for the Malaysian Grand Prix while Pirelli World Challenge and IndyCar both head to St Peterburg, Florida to mix it up on the streets. Find out when and where to watch your favorite series right here.

Source: Winding Road Site News Winding Road Site News | 23 Mar 2015 | 8:45 pm

Hyundai i20 Active Is A Cool-Looking 5-Door Crossover Vehicle

Hyundai-Blog.com Hyundai-Blog.com - The #1 Hyundai enthusiast blog provides latest auto news and info on 2015 Hyundai cars and SUVs! The new i20 Active launches Hyundai into the “cross style” of vehicles. The cross style terms refers to vehicles that are hatchbacks with an elevated stance and a beefed up body. They essentially look like SUV’s with a hatchback style. The big question ...

Source: Hyundai-Blog.com Hyundai-Blog.com | 20 Mar 2015 | 3:18 pm

Autoline This Week #1907: CPO Spells Used

In the old days, when you searched for a used car you were at the mercy of your car dealer; sometimes they were quality vehicles while others were worn out lemons. However nowadays with the success of CPOs, or Certified Pre-Owned, the consumer has a lot more going for him or her than the mercy of some manager. Joining John McElroy to discuss the growth of the CPO business is Jared Rowe from AutoTr ...

Source: Autoline This Week - Audio Autoline This Week - Audio | 20 Mar 2015 | 11:00 am

This Is How 2016 Kia Optima Will Look Like

Hyundai-Blog.com Hyundai-Blog.com - The #1 Hyundai enthusiast blog provides latest auto news and info on 2015 Hyundai cars and SUVs! Pictured here is the next-generation Kia Optima mid-size sedan. Yeah, we know… this ain’t a Hyundai vehicle! However, it looks so fantastic that we had to make a short news post about it! After all, Kia is a part of the Hyundai family… 2016 Kia Opti ...

Source: Hyundai-Blog.com Hyundai-Blog.com | 19 Mar 2015 | 1:53 pm

Hyundai Pick-Up Truck Almost Ready To Launch, Sort Of…

Hyundai-Blog.com Hyundai-Blog.com - The #1 Hyundai enthusiast blog provides latest auto news and info on 2015 Hyundai cars and SUVs! A Hyundai Motor Company executive spoke to reporters earlir this week and let them know that the feedback for the Santa Cruz crossover truck has been so good that the company is now considering putting the pick-up truck into production. A report from Reuters says tha ...

Source: Hyundai-Blog.com Hyundai-Blog.com | 18 Mar 2015 | 3:27 pm

Hyundai annonce la i20 Active, en Inde

C’est le mois prochain que Hyundai lancera en Inde la version « cross » de la i20 en Inde. La voici donc qui s’annonce, et qui confirme son appellation : i20 Active. Mais elle ne devrait pas venir en Europe. Absent du marché du petit crossover qui émerge en Inde, Hyundai y viendra de plusieurs façon. Il y [...] Cliquez sur le titre pour acceder à la note et ...

Source: le blog autole blog auto le blog autole blog auto | 26 Feb 2015 | 3:47 am

Genève 2015 : McLaren 675LT

Confirmée puis anticipée à travers un teaser sonore, la nouvelle McLaren 675 LT est officialisée par le constructeur de Woking avant l’ouverture des portes du salon de Genève. Revue de détails sur celle qui vient désormais coiffer la gamme Super Series se posant un cran plus haut que la 650S. Le parallèle est évident. Ferrari 488 [...] Cliquez sur le titre pour acceder à la note ...

Source: le blog autole blog auto le blog autole blog auto | 26 Feb 2015 | 3:01 am

Genève 2015 : Lamborghini livre un teaser

Après avoir introduit avec réussite la Huracán LP 610-4, Lamborghini va se positionner un cran plus haut encore. Ce sera évidemment au salon de Genève. En attendant la présentation de cette nouveauté, le constructeur italien tease. Quid de cette nouveauté annoncée par Lamborghini pour le prochain salon de Genève ? Le constructeur de Sant’Agata Bolognese n’apporte [...] Cliq ...

Source: le blog autole blog auto le blog autole blog auto | 25 Feb 2015 | 11:39 pm

Autoline This Week #1906: Second at Ford

Looking at Ford Management most experts believe that the Blue Oval has the best bench strength in the business. So when Alan Mulally retired last year and Mark Fields moved into the CEO role, it was no surprise that Joe Hinrichs was promoted to run The Americas for Ford, Mr. Fields old position. Joining John McElroy for his first Autoline interview as the new second in command at Ford is Joe Hinri ...

Source: Autoline This Week - Audio Autoline This Week - Audio | 20 Feb 2015 | 10:00 am

2014 Hyundai Veloster R-Spec Road Test

The 2014 Hyundai Veloster R-Spec is an everyday rally car.

Source: Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed | 9 Feb 2015 | 12:02 pm

Detroit Auto Show 2015

Detroit's freshly refurbished Cobo Center played host to the North American International Auto Show. Concept and production car debuts included a new Ford GT, Buick Avenir and Toyota Tacoma.

Source: Car Design News - Auto Shows Car Design News - Auto Shows | 6 Feb 2015 | 11:39 am

Revamped Lotus Evora (2015) spied testing

You’re looking at the revamped Lotus Evora, testing ahead of its upcoming debut at the 2015 Geneva motor show in March. It’s a car that marks the beginning of a fresh product era for Group Lotus under new CEO Jean-Marc...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 6 Feb 2015 | 9:37 am

Revamped Lotus Evora (2015) spied testing

You’re looking at the revamped Lotus Evora, testing ahead of its upcoming debut at the 2015 Geneva motor show in March. It’s a car that marks the beginning of a fresh product era for Group Lotus under new CEO Jean-Marc...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 6 Feb 2015 | 9:37 am

Lexus IS300h hybrid (2014) long-term test review

Month 8 running a Lexus IS: meeting the first-generation IS A holiday in Pembrokeshire, rather strangely, has demonstrated just how much the motoring landscape of the UK has changed during the past 15 years. Rewind a decade and a half,...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 6 Feb 2015 | 5:05 am

Lexus IS300h hybrid (2014) long-term test review

Month 8 running a Lexus IS: meeting the first-generation IS A holiday in Pembrokeshire, rather strangely, has demonstrated just how much the motoring landscape of the UK has changed during the past 15 years. Rewind a decade and a half,...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 6 Feb 2015 | 5:05 am

Hyundai i20 1.4 SE (2015) review

I don’t think it would be unfair to describe the new Hyundai i20 as an anonymous-looking car. Inoffensive and contemporary (slightly Germanic, in fact) certainly, just not that memorable. I only mention this because the first time I went to drive the 1.4-litre petrol...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 5 Feb 2015 | 7:03 am

Hyundai i20 1.4 SE (2015) review

I don’t think it would be unfair to describe the new Hyundai i20 as an anonymous-looking car. Inoffensive and contemporary (slightly Germanic, in fact) certainly, just not that memorable. I only mention this because the first time I went to drive the 1.4-litre petrol...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 5 Feb 2015 | 7:03 am

2015 Hyundai Sonata Eco Road Test

Slow and steady may just win the midsize sedan race.

Source: Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed | 30 Jan 2015 | 1:01 pm

Bingo Sports receives a very special Pagani Huayra

Art. That's the only correct name for all Paganis that are built. With the Huayra, Horacio Pagani pushes the boundaries of his company and he keeps surprising us with what you can do with colours. One of the most impressive dealerships in the world, Bingo Sports in Japan, recently received a unique Huayra.

Source: Autogespot RSS Feed Autogespot RSS Feed | 22 Jan 2015 | 3:53 am

Movie: a look on the production line of the Ferrari LaFerrari

Finally we can take a closer look in the Ferrari factory. Not on the production line of the California T but on the production line of the car that interests us way more, the LaFerrari. Matthias Malmedie of GRIP was invited by Ferrari and he had the chance to take a closer look at Ferrari's production line. Luckily for us he brought his camera and captured it all. We love to see this!

Source: Autogespot RSS Feed Autogespot RSS Feed | 22 Jan 2015 | 3:33 am

Dartz G-squad: for those who want to travel really safe

In times that the fear of terrorism in Europe is growing, car manufacturer Dartz show us how you can drive around safely. In a G-Squad, a heavily armored Mercedes-Benz G-Class or GL-Class.

Source: Autogespot RSS Feed Autogespot RSS Feed | 22 Jan 2015 | 3:17 am

2015 Lexus NX 200t F Sport Road Test

Goldilocks now has the perfect car for her garage.

Source: Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed | 6 Jan 2015 | 3:01 pm

LA Auto Show 2014

The LA Auto Show only moved to its end-of-year slot in 2006, but has since become a fitting way to end the automotive year. In addition to the annual LA Design Challenge, the show also hosts the Connected Car Expo, which discusses the future of hi-tech motoring.

Source: Car Design News - Auto Shows Car Design News - Auto Shows | 5 Dec 2014 | 4:52 am

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 | 2 Dec 2014 | 8:56 am

Honda Automobiles: Honda to Host First-Ever Trick-or-Treating Event on Twitter

For the first time ever, ghouls, goblins, ghosts and other costumed creatures will be able to trick-or-treat on Twitter on Fri., Oct. 31 by tweeting @Honda a photo of themselves in costume with the hashtag #TreatPromo. Honda will reply to eligible people with a link to a coupon for a free box of MIKE AND IKE® candy as well as a link to a spooky Vine video. Five eerie Vine videos feature the redes ...

Source: Hondanews Online Newsroom Hondanews Online Newsroom | 29 Oct 2014 | 12:32 pm

Honda Automobiles: Eight HBCU Bands Selected to "March On" to the 13th Annual Honda Battle of the Bands Invitational Showcase

Students, alumni and fans of America's Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) cast their votes online and took to social media to help their favorite marching bands advance to the 13th annual Honda Battle of the Bands Invitational Showcase. The final eight bands have been selected and will take the Georgia Dome by storm on January 24, 2015, when they showcase their incredible musical ...

Source: Hondanews Online Newsroom Hondanews Online Newsroom | 28 Oct 2014 | 8:00 am

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

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

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

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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