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Toyota’s Tiny Aygo Cocks A Leg In New TV Spot: Video

Toyota’s compact new Aygo has made its on-screen debut in an irreverent new European ad that invites you the viewer to “go fun yourself”. (Ahem… - Ed.) The new second-generation Aygo, revealed in March alongside platform mates the Peugeot 108 and Citroen C1, is a sub-light city car developed for Europe. In this new clip, the Aygo is portrayed as a cheeky canine with ...

Source: TheMotorReport - TheMotorReport - | 17 Sep 2014 | 11:03 am

Renault Eolab Concept: The Next Decade's Ultra-frugal Hybrid Hatch

Renault has revealed a new concept that previews not the next Clio hatch, the company says, but perhaps the one after that. Described as a “B-segment [Clio-sized] design feasible for the next decade”, the Eolab concept offers one possible look at Renault’s one-after-next-generation styling. And, named for the Greek ‘Ruler of the Winds’ Aeolus and the concep ...

Source: TheMotorReport - TheMotorReport - | 17 Sep 2014 | 8:20 am

Paris show: Fiat’s 500X SUV snapped

Fiat 500X photo posted on the net, and it looks like the real thing ...

Source: GoAuto RSS - Car News GoAuto RSS - Car News | 17 Sep 2014 | 2:39 am

Penske buys into Aussie Detroit Diesel

Truck giant Penske Automotive aims to repeat US diesel success in Australia ...

Source: GoAuto RSS - Car News GoAuto RSS - Car News | 17 Sep 2014 | 2:21 am

Xcar goes analog with the Ferrari F40

Filed under: Classics, Coupe, Performance, Videos, Supercars, Ferrari, Autoblog Black We will forever be in love with the Ferrari F40. From its blunt-force appearance to its 2.9-liter twin-turbocharged V8 engine living and breathing perilously close to the driver's head, the F40, the last model designed and built with input from Enzo Ferrari himself, has been and likely always will be the Ferrari ...

Source: Autoblog Autoblog | 16 Sep 2014 | 9:00 pm

Renault's 1L/100km or 282mpg EOLAB Concept Previews 2024 Supermini

Usually, concepts hint at new models scheduled to enter the market within a couple of years, but Renault says its new EOLAB study "previews a feasible B-segment car for within the next decade".Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 16 Sep 2014 | 8:53 pm

That's What Happens When Cars Bump Into Each Other

The irony about this accident is that there's a distinct possibility it was caused or at least exacerbated by a third vehicle that escaped unharmed.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 16 Sep 2014 | 8:53 pm

All You Want to Know About Ford's New S-MAX [Pics & Video]

Ford has finally decided to reveal the all-new S-MAX MPV, although the official photos had already leaked on the web during the weekend. Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 16 Sep 2014 | 8:53 pm

Porsche Built a Miata Before Mazda Made the Miata, In Addition to Other Concepts

What if Porsche had introduced a lightweight roadster in the '80s, before anyone was thinking of the Boxster and even before Mazda re-ignited the class with the MX-5 Miata? It could have actually happened.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 16 Sep 2014 | 8:42 pm

Forget The Mid-Engined Corvette: There Was Once A Rear-Engine 'Vette

Rumors of upcoming mid-engined Corvettes are one of those things that never seem to go away, like that funny rash on your thigh or that process server who just can't seem to take a hint. Strangely, there was another alternate Corvette layout that never seems to resurface: the rear-engined 'Vette. Yet there actually was one.Read more...

Source: Jalopnik Jalopnik | 16 Sep 2014 | 8:30 pm

What you missed on 9.16.14

Filed under: Car Buying, Convertible, Coupe, Sedan, Performance, Government/Legal, Technology, Supercars, Bentley, Bugatti, Luxury Bugatti Dynamic Driving Experience Ever wonder what it's like to have so much money that you can literally buy anything you want? What would that be like? Our man Basem Wasef gets to play the part of the rich distinguished gentleman as he learns what it's like to be ...

Source: Autoblog Autoblog | 16 Sep 2014 | 8:30 pm

Honda's New Jazz Study is Fit for Europe

These are the first images of Honda's new Jazz prototype that previews the European version of the latest Fit that's already available in other markets such as North America and Japan.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 16 Sep 2014 | 8:01 pm

2015 Ford C-Max Facelift

Now with less ugly (at least compared to current 2-grille US model): ...

Source: CarSpyShots CarSpyShots | 16 Sep 2014 | 8:01 pm

The 'Ultimate Taxi' Is Filled With Everything You Can Imagine

"I realized this was more than a job; it was like stepping into a different reality."Read more...

Source: Jalopnik Jalopnik | 16 Sep 2014 | 8:00 pm

Toyota FT-1 'Vision GT' Car Available for Download in Gran Turismo® 6

TORRANCE, Calif. (Sept. 16, 2014) – Rev up those virtual engines. Toyota’s stunning FT-1 sports car concept takes the track again inside Gran Turismo 6 (GT6), the latest iteration of the best-selling racing franchise exclusively on PlayStation®3. A high-powered version of the Toyota FT-1, called “Vision GT,” is available now for download. Visit @Toyota ACC ...

Source: Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. | 16 Sep 2014 | 8:00 pm

Congress skewers NHTSA's investigative competence

Filed under: Government/Legal NHTSA's incompetence played a role in allowing the General Motors ignition switch crisis to go undetected for years. Five months after the top official at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration promised to reform the federal agency charged with keeping motorists safe, it remains mired in dysfunction and inaction. A report from the House Energy and Co ...

Source: Autoblog Autoblog | 16 Sep 2014 | 7:58 pm

2015 Ford C-MAX Facelift Family Revealed in 43 Photos

Ford is taking its minivan-business quite seriously in Europe (as opposed to the US), as following the presentation of the all-new S-MAX, it has now unwrapped the refreshed five-seat C-MAX and seven-seat Grand C-MAX.Read more » ...

Source: Carscoops Carscoops | 16 Sep 2014 | 7:30 pm

NHTSA's Boss Doesn't Live In The Same Reality As Everyone Else

Over the past few months, members of Congress have pulled few punches when it comes to condemning General Motors executives in the wake of the ignition switch recall crisis. Today they aimed their ire at David Friedman, acting administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration , and it was not pretty. Read more...

Source: Jalopnik Jalopnik | 16 Sep 2014 | 7:30 pm

Official: Renault Eolab is a hyperefficient, conventional-looking answer to VW's XL1 [w/video]

Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Hybrid, Renault, Paris Motor Show, Videos Watch out Volkswagen, Renault has your number. Debuting at the Paris Motor Show in a few weeks, this Renault Eolab concept aims to match the German automaker's XL1 space pod's fuel economy - without its out-of-this-world styling and offbeat packaging. The VW, which gets its name from its ability to go 100 kilometers on one liter o ...

Source: AutoblogGreen AutoblogGreen | 16 Sep 2014 | 7:29 pm

Rumor: Tesla Cars to Go Fully Autonomous in Five to Six Years

While recent reports indicate that while Google’s car is still far from being ready for primetime, Elon Musk is confident that his company’s car will be fully autonomous by the close of this decade. Speaking with Nikkei, Tesla CEO also asserted that company’s cars will be partially self-driving in just three years. Musk went on to elaborate about the plan to get their technology from where i ...

Source: Winding Road Site News Winding Road Site News | 16 Sep 2014 | 7:21 pm

Honda Jazz prototype revealed for Paris

Honda has unveiled the Jazz prototype, ahead of its debut at the Paris Motor Show.

Source: Worldcarfans Worldcarfans | 16 Sep 2014 | 7:00 pm

ETC: Elon Musk is Vanity Fair's number one 'disrupter'

Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Tesla Motors Elon Musk's leadership of Tesla Motors has transferred well to pop culture. In this case, the electric-vehicle maker's CEO has popped up as Number 1 on Vanity Fair's annual "disrupters" list. Musk jumped from No. 5 last year and for 2014 came in ahead of Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin; Apple's Tim Cook and Jonathan Ive; and Facebook's Mark Zuck ...

Source: AutoblogGreen AutoblogGreen | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:54 pm

Solid Retail Used Vehicle Demand Not Enough to Offset Price Drop

Tom Kontos Executive Vice President & Chief Economist ADESA Analytical Services Softening wholesale prices clearly continued into August as off-lease volume grows; prices were down for first since January on year-over-year basis. Retail used vehicle sales is making up for some of it with strong demand especially for certified pre-owned (CPO) units. There has been […] The Article Solid Re ...

Source: Automotive Digest Automotive Digest | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:41 pm

GM to Add 750 Jobs to Colorado/Canyon Plant

GM plans to add 750 jobs to its Missouri production facility to meet demand for its 2015 midsize pickups.

Source: PickupTrucks: News PickupTrucks: News | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:33 pm

Speed Secrets Quick Tip: The Most Important Corner

Which is the most important corner on a race track? Most performance and race drivers of all levels simply follow the “corner leading onto the longest straight” guideline – and they often get beaten by drivers who focus on different corners.

Source: Winding Road Site News Winding Road Site News | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:21 pm

Next Nissan GT-R could resemble the Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo

Nissan has remained relatively tight-lipped about the next-generation GT-R but new details are starting to emerge about the upcoming model.

Source: Worldcarfans Worldcarfans | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:20 pm

Kontos Kommentary — August 2014

Kontos Kommentary — Aug 2014 The Article Kontos Kommentary — August 2014 appeared first on Automotive Digest.

Source: Automotive Digest Automotive Digest | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:18 pm

New style and tech for facelifted Ford C-Max

Ford promises better interior quality and better handling for its updated C-Max, which will make its debut at the Paris motor show next month The second-generation Ford C-Max MPV has undergone a series of mid-life changes to bring it in line with the recently revised Focus on which it is based.Changes to the styling, chassis and engine range have been made to the C-Max, which will reach the UK nex ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:01 pm

New Honda Jazz to go on sale next summer

Improved refinement and increased load-lugging capacity among the key changes for the third-generation supermini, due to reach the UK in July 2015 Honda has released the first details of its new Jazz ahead of a planned debut at the Paris motor show next month.Due to arrive in UK dealerships next summer – with order books opening around July – the new Jazz is already on sale in the US and other ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:01 pm

New Honda Jazz to go on sale next summer

Improved refinement and increased load-lugging capacity among the key changes for the third-generation supermini, due to reach the UK in July 2015 Honda has released the first details of its new Jazz ahead of a planned debut at the Paris motor show next month.Due to arrive in UK dealerships next summer – with order books opening around July – the new Jazz is already on sale in the US and other ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:01 pm

New style and tech for facelifted Ford C-Max

Ford promises better interior quality and better handling for its updated C-Max, which will make its debut at the Paris motor show next month The second-generation Ford C-Max MPV has undergone a series of mid-life changes to bring it in line with the recently revised Focus on which it is based.Changes to the styling, chassis and engine range have been made to the C-Max, which will reach the UK nex ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:01 pm

Ford C-Max Facelift

Ford stellt den überarbeiteten Kompakt-Van vor. Das Facelift kommt ab Anfang 2015 deutlich sparsamer, praktischer und nutzerfreundlicher daher. Ja, die Knopf-Flut hat ein EndeSchon Ex-Bundeskanzler Helmut Schmidt wusste: "Wer Kritik übel nimmt, der hat etwas zu verbergen." Bei Ford scheint das C-Max Facelift genau nach dieser Weisheit entstanden zu sein. Ganz offenherzig geben die Kölner zu, da ...

Source: AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:01 pm

Paris 2014 : La famille C-Max restylée en photos !

Les C-Max et Grand C-Max restylés seront présents sur le stand Ford du Mondial de l'Automobile. Premières photos !

Source: RSS Autoplus.fr RSS Autoplus.fr | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:01 pm

Ford C-Max Facelift: Paris 2014 Eleganz für ganze Familien

Die Motoren sind neu, das Äußere gefälliger und stilvoller. Mit dem Facelift bietet der Ford C-Max neue Motoren und macht Anleihen bei höheren Klassen.

Source: AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:01 pm

Safety group says death & destruction will rain down on Britain because of the Apple Watch

The Institute of Advanced Motorists has issued a dire warning following the introduction of the Apple Watch.

Source: Worldcarfans Worldcarfans | 16 Sep 2014 | 5:40 pm

Read This: Catching up with Chrysler's EV catch-up plan

Filed under: Emerging Technologies, EV/Plug-in, Chrysler, Fiat At your home or office? Those are the key words for how Chrysler and its Fiat affiliate want to narrow the plug-in vehicle sales gap between themselves and more plug-in-centric companies like Nissan and Ford, according Wards Auto. When the gap will narrow is anyone's guess. The US automaker, long a laggard in electric-powertrain deve ...

Source: AutoblogGreen AutoblogGreen | 16 Sep 2014 | 5:16 pm

Tony Stewart Case To Go Before A Grand Jury

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Source: AutoSpies.com News AutoSpies.com News | 16 Sep 2014 | 4:35 pm

Morgan Stanley Analyst Boldly Predicts The End Of Human Drivers - How Long Until This Rings True?

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Source: AutoSpies.com News AutoSpies.com News | 16 Sep 2014 | 4:27 pm

Fiat 500X Small Crossover Leaked Again

Thanks to a series of earlier leaks, we already know what the Fiat 500X will look like. Featured here is yet another revealing leaked image of the small crossover. Despite its familiar name and appearance, the 500X actually shares platforms with the Jeep Renegade and will compete against models like the Chevrolet Trax, Honda HR-V […] ...

Source: AutoTribute AutoTribute | 16 Sep 2014 | 3:57 pm

Largest Fleet Of Rolls-Royce Phantoms Ever Ordered Headed To Louis XIII Hotel In Macau

The largest fleet of Rolls-Royce Phantoms ever ordered is soon to arrive at entrepreneur Stephen Hung’s Louis XIII hotel in Macau. Among the 30 Bespoke Extended Wheelbase Phantoms will be two special examples that will take the title of the most expensive Phantoms ever commissioned. DON'T MISS: Lamborghini Veneno Roadster For Sale: Just $7.4...

Source: MotorAuthority MotorAuthority | 16 Sep 2014 | 3:35 pm

How Much Horsepower Is Too Much? Hellcat Dynoed At Up To 825 HP!

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Source: AutoSpies.com News AutoSpies.com News | 16 Sep 2014 | 3:21 pm

Peugeot 308 GT

Peugeot launched the 308 in 2007 as the successor to the 307. The company’s new competitor to the Volkswagen Golf and Ford Focus was based on the same chassis as the 307 but received a redesigned body and a revamped interior. The 308 included a host of gasoline and diesel engines at launch, and it carried over unchanged until a facelift in 2011. A brand-new 308 was unveiled in late 2013, spo ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 16 Sep 2014 | 3:00 pm

Peugeot 308 GT

Peugeot launched the 308 in 2007 as the successor to the 307. The company’s new competitor to the Volkswagen Golf and Ford Focus was based on the same chassis as the 307 but received a redesigned body and a revamped interior. The 308 included a host of gasoline and diesel engines at launch, and it carried over unchanged until a facelift in 2011. A brand-new 308 was unveiled in late 2013, spo ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 16 Sep 2014 | 3:00 pm

Nieuws: Renault Eolab verbruikt 1l/100km

Renault rolt op het Autosalon van Genève de Eolab in het voetlicht. Een hybride waarin de Fransen meer dan 100 innovaties verpakken. En de techniek heet betaalbaar te zijn. Waarom? Omdat er nu al luidop gesproken wordt van serieproductie.StopcontacthybrideElk merk verzint een eigen naam voor z’n hybridetechnologie. Hier is dat ZE-Hybrid. Wat ons betreft mat je dat vergeten. Wat erto...Lees meer ...

Source: Auto55.be Auto55.be | 16 Sep 2014 | 2:51 pm

Inventory under control

Chrysler has gotten its inventories under control again, after a lapse during which stocks of some vehicles became excessive.  Across the company, according to Automotive News, inventory was at 64 days on September 1, down from 78 days on … [ 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 | 16 Sep 2014 | 2:25 pm

Renault Eolab concept (2014) – the Clio you could be driving in 2020

If you’re going to name your new concept car after a Greek god, it had better be pretty impressive. Does the new Renault Eolab make the grade? Let’s see. The Renault Eolab is coming to the 2014 Paris motor show...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 16 Sep 2014 | 2:02 pm

Renault Eolab concept (2014) – the Clio you could be driving in 2020

If you’re going to name your new concept car after a Greek god, it had better be pretty impressive. Does the new Renault Eolab make the grade? Let’s see. The Renault Eolab is coming to the 2014 Paris motor show...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 16 Sep 2014 | 2:02 pm

Gereden: Audi TT

Ga er maar aan staan: een waardige opvolger voor de baanbrekende eerste generatie TT tekenen. Audi koost bij generatie twee voor een bescheiden designsprong voorwaarts. En nu lijkt de sprong naar generatie drie nóg kleiner. Lijkt, zegt Audi, want schijn bedriegt.

Source: AutoWeek.nl nieuws AutoWeek.nl nieuws | 16 Sep 2014 | 2:00 pm

Video: 2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Laps Nurburgring

Mercedes has been caught testing its latest version of the C63 AMG at the famed Nürburgring. The short spy video depicts the V-8 brawler ripping around the track with Jaguars and BMWs all around. No doubt Mercedes is sizing up the competition. The performance sedan will be all-new for 2015, just as its less-powerful C-Class stablemates. With plenty of design cues coming from the ritzy S-Class, th ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 16 Sep 2014 | 2:00 pm

Video: 2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Laps Nurburgring

Mercedes has been caught testing its latest version of the C63 AMG at the famed Nürburgring. The short spy video depicts the V-8 brawler ripping around the track with Jaguars and BMWs all around. No doubt Mercedes is sizing up the competition. The performance sedan will be all-new for 2015, just as its less-powerful C-Class stablemates. With plenty of design cues coming from the ritzy S-Class, th ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 16 Sep 2014 | 2:00 pm

Derniers jours pour gagner un Crazy Cart !

Vous avez jusqu’au 19 septembre pour tenter votre chance et repartir au volant d’un Crazy Cart, le jouet le plus fun de la rentrée 2014 !

Source: RSS Autoplus.fr RSS Autoplus.fr | 16 Sep 2014 | 1:52 pm

'Inzetten op doorbraak van elektrische auto's'

"De autobelastingen moeten worden ingericht op een meer massale doorbraak van elektrische en zeer zuinige voertuigen", meldt Staatsecretaris Wiebes van Financiën vandaag aan de Tweede Kamer. "Ook in het komende decennium blijven fiscale prikkels nodig om aan te zetten tot duurzaam en elektrisch autorijden." Ook wil hij de bestaande autobelastingen versimpelen.

Source: AutoWeek.nl nieuws AutoWeek.nl nieuws | 16 Sep 2014 | 1:43 pm

Jeep Wrangler Rubicon X: Price And Features For Australia

Jeep has announced a new special-edition version of its popular Wrangler for Australia, the Rubicon X. Revealed overseas earlier this year, the new special will hit the local market this week in celebration of the very last Australasian Safari event. The specced-up $52,000 (plus on-roads) Rubicon X adds a few tricks to become, the company says, Jeep’s most capable off-roader ever. F ...

Source: TheMotorReport - TheMotorReport - | 16 Sep 2014 | 1:39 pm

Video: Haarscharf und doch nicht vorbei

Gefahr aus heiterem Himmel. Eine Frau entkommt zwar diesem driftenden Ford Mustang, aber der Audi A6 hat nicht so viel Glück. Original:Youtube/Nestle Gold Weitere spannende Videos gibt es hier weiter zu "Video: Haarscharf und doch nicht vorbei " ...

Source: AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten | 16 Sep 2014 | 1:30 pm

Watch Out Ferrari – Here Comes the Bentley Mulsanne Speed

Bentley has been drawing from its history of motorsports to fuel its decade-long revival, and it's readying a new version of the flagship Mulsanne sedan to take on all comers on the street. TheDetroitBureau.com takes a look at the new Mulsanne Speed, which makes a blistering 811 pound-feet of tire-spinning torque.

Source: TheDetroitBureau.com TheDetroitBureau.com | 16 Sep 2014 | 1:03 pm

New Audi TT Will Most Likely Get a Crossover Variant

Things are looking pretty serious for Audi’s future TT lineup. We’ve reported before about the possible expansion of the TT, making it into various vehicle configurations, but now word from Ulrich Hackenberg, Audi’s development chief, says a new TT body style is currently in development, though he stayed quiet regarding details. The news comes from the TT coupe’s recent launch in Marbella, ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 16 Sep 2014 | 1:00 pm

The Plano Plan: Toyota to Work with JLL to Oversee Development of New Headquarters

DALLAS (Sept. 16, 2014) – First they helped the world’s largest automaker find the place; now they’ll help with the space. Visit @Toyota ACCESS to receive your news via e-mail. Update your RSS feed preferences.

Source: Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. | 16 Sep 2014 | 1:00 pm

Porsche Explains Why Its 911 GT3 Is So Formidable On The Track: Video

Regarded by many as the purest of the Porsche 911s, the GT3 is something of a sacred cow to many. Here, we get a glimpse at the reason why. DON'T MISS: Lamborghini Veneno Roadster For Sale: Just $7.4 Million When it comes to race cars you can drive on the street, few come close to matching the overall package of the Porsche 911 GT3. And although...

Source: MotorAuthority MotorAuthority | 16 Sep 2014 | 1:00 pm

New Audi TT Will Most Likely Get a Crossover Variant

Things are looking pretty serious for Audi’s future TT lineup. We’ve reported before about the possible expansion of the TT, making it into various vehicle configurations, but now word from Ulrich Hackenberg, Audi’s development chief, says a new TT body style is currently in development, though he stayed quiet regarding details. The news comes from the TT coupe’s recent launch in Marbella, ...

Source: Top Speed Top Speed | 16 Sep 2014 | 1:00 pm

Audi Secures First Driverless Car Permit in California

California's fabled automotive culture hit another milestone today as the state's new autonomous driving law went into effect, leaving the road open to pilotless cars and Audi is the first maker to get its autonomous driving permit. The company's Electronics Research Lab is located there making research a little easier. For more, go to TheDetroitBureau.com.

Source: TheDetroitBureau.com TheDetroitBureau.com | 16 Sep 2014 | 12:51 pm

Bentley Mulsanne Speed: Autosalon Paris 2014 Neues Flaggschiff für Bentley

Mit weniger gibt sich der neue Bentley Mulsanne Speed nicht zufrieden: Hier kommt das schnellste Luxus-Auto der Welt. In Paris 2014 ist Premiere.

Source: AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto | 16 Sep 2014 | 12:51 pm

Renault Eolab: Ein-Liter-Auto mit Platz

Konsequenter Leichtbau, ausgefeilte Aerodynamik und ein sparsamer Hybrid-Antrieb zeigen, wie sparsam ein Kleinwagen für vier Personen sein kann. In Serie wird der Renault Eolab allerdings nicht gehenWie man sparsame Stadtflitzer baut und dabei auf jeden überflüssigen Schnickschnack verzichtet, hat Renault mit dem kleinen Twizy eindrucksvoll gezeigt. Und dennoch: Ganz so viel Verzicht ist nicht ...

Source: AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten AUTO ZEITUNG.de - Aktuelle Artikel, Autotests und Neuheiten | 16 Sep 2014 | 12:49 pm

Spyker ne paierait plus ses employés

En proie à des difficultés financières, Spyker aurait arrêté de payer son personnel.

Source: RSS Autoplus.fr RSS Autoplus.fr | 16 Sep 2014 | 12:47 pm

Gereden: Nissan Pulsar

Met de Nissan Pulsar komt er eindelijk weer een C-segment hatchback van het merk in de Nederlandse showrooms te staan. We zullen je geheugen even opfrissen, in 2006 nam Nissan namelijk afscheid van de Almera. Helemaal anders gingen ze het doen, en zo bedachten ze de crossover Qashqai. Een succesverhaal, maar hoe is dan de auto waarmee ze terugkeren in wat nog altijd het belangrijkste segment is?

Source: AutoWeek.nl nieuws AutoWeek.nl nieuws | 16 Sep 2014 | 12:45 pm

Little Ford Ranger Hides A Big Sleeper Secret

We love sleepers here at MotorAuthority. The idea of taking something that looks relatively sedate, yet hides a power-packed secret is infinitely appealing to us. And since it seems to be truck week over here, we're happy to share a vehicle that nearly serves as a definition of the word sleeper. DON'T MISS: Hybrids? We Don't Need No Stinking...

Source: MotorAuthority MotorAuthority | 16 Sep 2014 | 12:44 pm

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Source: Car Design News - News Car Design News - News | 16 Sep 2014 | 12:26 pm

Honda Automobiles: 2015 Honda Civic

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Source: Hondanews Online Newsroom Hondanews Online Newsroom | 16 Sep 2014 | 12:11 pm

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GM Boosts Production as Sales Surge for Midsize Colorado, Canyon Pickups

With sales exceeding initially cautious expectations, GM plans to sharply boost production of its new Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon pickups. It will add a third shift - creating 750 jobs in the process - at its pickup plant in Wentzville, MO, reports TheDetroitBureau.com.

Source: TheDetroitBureau.com TheDetroitBureau.com | 16 Sep 2014 | 12:06 pm

Renault Eolab: Autosalon Paris 2014 Einliter-Auto von Renault

Renault hat den Clio zum Einliter-Auto umgebaut. Die Studie "Eolab" steht auf dem Pariser Autosalon 2014 - und zielt klar auf den ebenso sparsamen VW XL1.

Source: AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto AUTO BILD - Tests und News zum Thema Auto | 16 Sep 2014 | 11:37 am

Bentley Mulsanne Speed (2014) officially revealed

811lb ft. That’s how much torque the new Bentley Mulsanne Speed produces at just 1750rpm. Forget about clichéd stump pulling – sounds to us like it could tear down a house. Or uproot a cash machine. Which might be handy...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 16 Sep 2014 | 11:36 am

Bentley Mulsanne Speed (2014) officially revealed

811lb ft. That’s how much torque the new Bentley Mulsanne Speed produces at just 1750rpm. Forget about clichéd stump pulling – sounds to us like it could tear down a house. Or uproot a cash machine. Which might be handy...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 16 Sep 2014 | 11:36 am

Stop-start: Chrysler design

The stop-start system of the 2015 Jeep Cherokee, which helped boost combined mileage ratings of some models by 2 mpg, was developed by Chrysler itself, according to a company spokesman. “Chrysler Group powertrain engineering did all the integration... [ 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 | 16 Sep 2014 | 11:30 am

Porsche 991 Turbo S is timeless and elegant

A lot of people think that tuning ruins a car but tuning can also make a car look timeless and more elegant. The following Porsche 991 Turbo S was spotted in Belgrade and is a perfect example of tuning that makes a car look even better.

Source: Autogespot RSS Feed Autogespot RSS Feed | 16 Sep 2014 | 10:53 am

Degler's 2015 calendar pays tribute to Cuba's unique automotive landscape

Degler's 2015 calendar pays tribute to Cuba's unique automotive landscape ...

Source: Car Design News - News Car Design News - News | 16 Sep 2014 | 10:52 am

LA Auto Show Design Challenge theme: 'Sensing the Future: How Will Cars Interact with Us In 2029?'

LA Auto Show Design Challenge theme: 'Sensing the Future: How Will Cars Interact with Us In 2029?' ...

Source: Car Design News - News Car Design News - News | 16 Sep 2014 | 10:35 am

Nieuws: Opel stelt Vivaro Combi voor

De Opel Vivaro voor werklieden kregen we in maart al te zien, nu is het tijd om de versie voor personenvervoer te presenteren. Dat model krijgt 'Combi' aan z'n naam gebreid en is er net als de utilitaire versies met twee maten voor het onderstel (4.998mm and 5.398mm). Ook interessant om weten is dat zowel de tweede als de derde zitrij kan worden verwijderd. De ru...Lees meer ...

Source: Auto55.be Auto55.be | 16 Sep 2014 | 10:34 am

Renault to show 282mpg Eolab concept car at Paris motor show

New petrol-electric hybrid concept car previews a B-segment hybrid that's set to arrive within ten years Renault has revealed its new Eolab concept car, a petrol-electric hybrid which is reputed to average 282mpg and emit just 22/gkm of CO2.The model, which will make its public debut at the Paris motor show next month, acts as a preview to a new production B-segment model which will appear "within ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 16 Sep 2014 | 10:28 am

Renault to show 282mpg Eolab concept car at Paris motor show

New petrol-electric hybrid concept car previews a B-segment hybrid that's set to arrive within ten years Renault has revealed its new Eolab concept car, a petrol-electric hybrid which is reputed to average 282mpg and emit just 22/gkm of CO2.The model, which will make its public debut at the Paris motor show next month, acts as a preview to a new production B-segment model which will appear "within ...

Source: Autocar RSS Feed Autocar RSS Feed | 16 Sep 2014 | 10:28 am

Nieuws: BMW presenteert 2-reeks Cabrio

Volgende maand kan het publiek op het Autosalon van Parijs voor het eerst kennismaken met de BMW 2 Cabrio. En dat gebeurde nog nooit eerder, om de eenvoudige reden dat de Duitsers de vorige generatie van deze auto nog met een 1 op de koffer afleverden. Onderhuids is aan die filosofie overigens niets gewijzigd, maar voor zo’n 2 moet je natuurlijk wat meer betalen.Ja, er is een MNeen,...Lees meer ...

Source: Auto55.be Auto55.be | 16 Sep 2014 | 10:10 am

New Ford S-Max (2015) official pictures and details

Here are the first official images and details of the new 2015 Ford S-Max ahead of its appearance at the 2014 Paris motor show. This is, despite initial appearances, a genuinely all-new MPV, based on the same Ford large car...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 16 Sep 2014 | 9:45 am

New Ford S-Max (2015) official pictures and details

Here are the first official images and details of the new 2015 Ford S-Max ahead of its appearance at the 2014 Paris motor show. This is, despite initial appearances, a genuinely all-new MPV, based on the same Ford large car...

Source: Car Online Car Online | 16 Sep 2014 | 9:45 am

Recall Alert: 2008-2014 Toyota Tacoma

The pickups may incorrectly list the spare tire size or inflation info on the tire placard on the door jam.

Source: PickupTrucks: News PickupTrucks: News | 16 Sep 2014 | 9:40 am

2015 Daihatsu / Perodua Axia

Image: http://car.watch.impress.co.jp/img/car/docs/666/973/01.jpg Image: http://car.watch.impress.co.jp/img/car/docs/666/973/03.jpg Image:...

Source: CarSpyShots CarSpyShots | 16 Sep 2014 | 9:17 am

Photo: Fiat 500X (updated)

A photo of the Fiat version of the Jeep Renegade has been posted by a forum member of an Italian newspaper, Quattroruote.  It appears to be a press photo rather than a spy shot. The Fiat 500X is “more different” … [ 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 | 16 Sep 2014 | 9:14 am

More information about the Porsche 991 GT3 RS

At the begin of July we already published some informationabout the new Porsche 991 GT3 RS. We knew that the car would produce 500 hp with its atmospheric boxer engine. Porsche still doesn't need a turbo on their boxer engines. Yesterday, Porsche released some more news about the 991 GT3 RS.

Source: Autogespot RSS Feed Autogespot RSS Feed | 16 Sep 2014 | 9:02 am

Specifications of the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, valid from 11/2014.

Specifications of the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer 216d, 220d, 220d xDrive and 220i, 225i xDrive, valid from 11/2014.

Source: BMW Group PressClub Global BMW Group PressClub Global | 16 Sep 2014 | 8:05 am

Increased diversity for the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer.

The engine portfolio is now supplemented with three new power units and the intelligent all-wheel drive system BMW xDrive.

Source: BMW Group PressClub Global BMW Group PressClub Global | 16 Sep 2014 | 8:00 am

Americans pick up their McLaren P1 in Germany

Yesterday we already wrote about the two McLaren P1s which were spotted on the German Autobhan. Fabian Baege was the lucky one to spot this unique combo. Meanwhile we know more about the plans of the American owners. We also received some more photos of the delivery of both cars at the dealership!

Source: Autogespot RSS Feed Autogespot RSS Feed | 16 Sep 2014 | 7:47 am

BMW Magazine now available in digital form worldwide

Users can access regularly updated features on design trends, travel destinations, the diversity of modern life and exclusive content from the world of BMW ...

Source: BMW Group PressClub Global BMW Group PressClub Global | 16 Sep 2014 | 6:50 am

MINI Rocketman Could Enter Production

A BMW executive has confirmed that the MINI Rocketman concept is one step closer to being approved for production. Unveiled at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, the diminutive and stylish Rocketman measured more than two feet shorter than the comparatively massive Cooper and featured double-hinged doors and an advanced chassis reinforced by carbon fiber. It […] ...

Source: AutoTribute AutoTribute | 16 Sep 2014 | 4:00 am

Exclusive: China’s top SUV brand eyes Australia

Haval tests the water for a possible launch of its premium SUV range Down Under ...

Source: GoAuto RSS - Car News GoAuto RSS - Car News | 16 Sep 2014 | 2:59 am

2015 Toyota Sienna Product Information - Spanish

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Source: Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. | 16 Sep 2014 | 1:01 am

Mazda MX-5 Coupe

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Source: CarSpyShots CarSpyShots | 15 Sep 2014 | 9:32 pm

Self-Driving Tesla Cars Coming in 2017

Elon Musk, founder and CEO of Tesla Motors, has revealed that his company is working on its own self-driving vehicle technology, joining the ranks of Google and several big name automakers. In an interview with Japan’s Nikkei, Musk divulged that the upcoming Model 3 compact sedan, which is scheduled to release sometime in 2017, will […] ...

Source: AutoTribute AutoTribute | 15 Sep 2014 | 8:02 pm

US New Vehicle Sales – August 2014

US new vehicle sales brought the SAAR for this year up to 17.45 million Sales surprised analysts and were up from previous month and August 2013 May 2014 has so far seen the highest sales mark for the year at 1.6 million new vehicles sold The Article US New Vehicle Sales – August 2014 appeared first on Automotive Digest.

Source: Automotive Digest Automotive Digest | 15 Sep 2014 | 7:13 pm

2015 Toyota Tundra Lineup Goes All V-8

Toyota kills off its 4.0L V-6 option on the full-size half-ton Tundra, offering just two V-8 engines for now.

Source: PickupTrucks: News PickupTrucks: News | 15 Sep 2014 | 5:00 pm

7 Things Learned From a Week with the 2014 Range Rover Sport V8 Supercharged

The most athletic Range Rover on the roster is all-new for 2014. We spent a bit of time with the Sport in Detroit earlier this year, but we were left wondering how this split-personality SUV would fare on the city streets of Los Angeles and along the twisting canyon roads of the San Gabriel Mountains. Range Rover Sports of the past garnered a reputation that preceded them, for better or for worse ...

Source: Winding Road Site News Winding Road Site News | 15 Sep 2014 | 3:14 pm

Crushed Alfa Romeo 4Cs Seen

A car magazine reader spotted a selection of Alfa Romeo cars at a breakers yard when he was on a road trip during a holiday. They look like they are 4cs in prototype format waiting to be crushed. This seems ...

Source: Car Spy Photos Car Spy Photos | 15 Sep 2014 | 12:54 pm

All new Fiat 500X

Here is the 1st picture of the real thing.The small SUV/Crossover based on the 500L platform.And it does look really good.I think, unlike the weird looking 500L, this is the potential to be really big in the US.More very soon...

Source: Burlappcar Burlappcar | 15 Sep 2014 | 12:03 pm

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

Kia Rumored To Launch 4×4 And Turbocharged Soul Models

The Kia Soul is one of the most popular models made by the Koreans, and it’s about to get a new addition to the family. The all-electric Soul EV is almost here, and there are also new powertrains planned, starting … Continue reading → ...

Source: Kia News BlogKia News Blog Kia News BlogKia News Blog | 14 Sep 2014 | 6:31 am

Kia Reveals New Sedona Minivan Pricing (2015 MY)

It has long been thought that the minivan segment is dead, with the crossover vehicles considered to be the perfect replacement. Kia believes otherwise, which is why the company is bringing back the Sedona van for the 2015 model year! … Continue reading → ...

Source: Kia News BlogKia News Blog Kia News BlogKia News Blog | 13 Sep 2014 | 9:00 am

New Spy Photos of the Audi TT Roaster

This car photographed is a very well disguised Audi TT Roaster which is due in 2015 to replace the current convertible. There are still some interesting things to see though, despite the heavy disguise. The canvas soft top shows that ...

Source: Car Spy Photos Car Spy Photos | 13 Sep 2014 | 1:59 am

Kia Announces Attractive Lease Deals On 2015 Soul Electric Vehicle

Excitement has seemed to follow the Kia Soul since it was first launched in the U.S. market several years ago, but the anticipation surrounding the release of the 2015 all-electric Soul EV has reached new heights. The only real detail … Continue reading → ...

Source: Kia News BlogKia News Blog Kia News BlogKia News Blog | 12 Sep 2014 | 5:29 pm

2015 Chrysler 200S AWD Road Test

The Chrysler brand is back.

Source: Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed | 12 Sep 2014 | 3:09 pm

Autoline This Week #1829: The Secret World of 3D Printing

From toys to sporting goods and even some replacements parts for cars, it looks like 3D Printers are tackling more in more in the world of manufacturing. For a look at how this industry is growing, especially within the automotive industry, join host John McElroy with his panel of 3D Printing experts including, David Darbyshire from DASI Solutions, Bruce Bradshaw from 3D manufacturer Stratasys and ...

Source: Autoline This Week - Audio Autoline This Week - Audio | 12 Sep 2014 | 11:00 am

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Source: Burlappcar Burlappcar | 11 Sep 2014 | 2:39 pm

Reliability Of Hyundai Sonata And 2015 Quality Ratings

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 Reliability Of Hyundai Sonata And 2015 Quality Ratings. Few vehicles in the line-up have helped Hyund ...

Source: Hyundai News | 2014 Hyundai Car & SUV Reviews, Sales, Dealers | Hyundai-Blog Hyundai News | 2014 Hyundai Car & SUV Reviews, Sales, Dealers | Hyundai-Blog | 11 Sep 2014 | 12:03 pm

New Discovery, Defender and Even More form Land Rover

Land Rover is going to be making a huge expansion to its range very soon. It will be getting its Discover and Defender models ready for launch and possibly more will follow soon. They have already doubled the size of ...

Source: Car Spy Photos Car Spy Photos | 11 Sep 2014 | 2:11 am

More pictures of the new Mazda Miata

Still in red. With black wheels.(Which, in my opinion, make any car look quite vulgar.)The interior seems fine. A bit more upscale than before. But nothing very stylish or inspired.But I do like how sculpted the door panels are. This looks really cool...

Source: Burlappcar Burlappcar | 9 Sep 2014 | 9:12 pm

2015 Volkswagen Jetta TDI SE First Drive

Volkswagen continues to improve its clean diesel technology with the new 2015 Jetta TDI.

Source: Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed | 5 Sep 2014 | 3:09 pm

All-New Hyundai Van Poised For European Release

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 All-New Hyundai Van Poised For European Release. Hyundai will be revealing the H350 cargo van at the ...

Source: Hyundai News | 2014 Hyundai Car & SUV Reviews, Sales, Dealers | Hyundai-Blog Hyundai News | 2014 Hyundai Car & SUV Reviews, Sales, Dealers | Hyundai-Blog | 4 Sep 2014 | 3:52 pm

2015 Volkswagen e-Golf SEL First Drive

Efficiency and performance combine for a fun-to-drive experience.

Source: Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed Automotive.com Reviews and Articles RSS Feed | 3 Sep 2014 | 3:09 pm

Next-Generation 2015 Hyundai i20 3-door Coupe Teaser Image

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 Next-Generation 2015 Hyundai i20 3-door Coupe Teaser Image. Hyundai Motor Company today revealed it p ...

Source: Hyundai News | 2014 Hyundai Car & SUV Reviews, Sales, Dealers | Hyundai-Blog Hyundai News | 2014 Hyundai Car & SUV Reviews, Sales, Dealers | Hyundai-Blog | 3 Sep 2014 | 2:47 pm

Autoline This Week #1828: America’s Auto Bubble

Auto sales in America have recently been on a tear. In fact, some suggest the SAAR might actually challenge those heady days of 18 million units. Enter AlixPartners whose newest study indicates that U.S. sales may have already peaked. Joining host John McElroy to discuss this topic and more are Mark Wakefield from AlixPartners, Charles Chesbrough from IHS as well as Jeff Schuster from LMC Automoti ...

Source: Autoline This Week - Audio Autoline This Week - Audio | 29 Aug 2014 | 11:00 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

Autoline This Week #1827: Manufacturing in Mexico

The front pages may be filled with news about Mexico, but the real story about our neighbor to the south can be found in the business section. The country is quickly becoming a second home to auto manufacturers from around the globe. On this week’s Autoline, join host John McElroy along with John Martin from Nissan North America, Norm Jacobs from SANLUIS Rassini and Ernst and Young’s Randy Mil ...

Source: Autoline This Week - Audio Autoline This Week - Audio | 22 Aug 2014 | 11:00 am

Ten Favorite GM Muscle Machines

Fifty years ago, Pontiac invented what is widely regarded as the world’s first muscle car: the 1964 Pontiac GTO. The post Ten Favorite GM Muscle Machines appeared first on FastLane.

Source: FastLane FastLane | 14 Aug 2014 | 2:38 pm

GM’s Saginaw Metal Casting Operations Leads the Way on LEDs

Did you know that LED lights have a lifespan and electric efficiency seven times better than regular incandescent lights, and considerably better than fluorescent lights? Energy […] The post GM’s Saginaw Metal Casting Operations Leads the Way on LEDs appeared first on FastLane.

Source: FastLane FastLane | 14 Aug 2014 | 10:41 am

How an Old Chevrolet Farm Truck Inspired a Passion for Painting

Todd Wilhelm shares his story about the history and restoration of his family’s 1951 Chevy pick-up truck. The post How an Old Chevrolet Farm Truck Inspired a Passion for Painting appeared first on FastLane.

Source: FastLane FastLane | 12 Aug 2014 | 11:04 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

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 | 4 Aug 2014 | 11:32 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 | 4 Aug 2014 | 11:31 am

Geneva Motor Show 2014

This year's Geneva Motor Show took place in the Palexpo Exhibition Center. The event ran from 6-16 March and marked the 84th time that the event has been held.

Source: Car Design News - Auto Shows Car Design News - Auto Shows | 4 Aug 2014 | 11:31 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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