Miscellaneous

Fiat 500C

Fiat 500C by Diesel, the new cabriolet version of the model jointly created in 2008 by Fiat and Diesel, the famous clothing and lifestyle brand, will debut in Japan on 12 April. The Fiat Café in Aoyama (Tokyo) – an exclusive location, which has become a byword for... Read more

posted Tuesday, April 13, 2010 - 04:39 in Miscellaneous, Fiat 500C, Fiat Cars
Volkswagen R

The Volkswagen R GmbH will be the specialist for sporty exclusive models from Volkswagen in the future. Volkswagen AG has bundled the responsibilities and competencies for development, implementations and sales of individualized vehicle offers into Volkswagen R GmbH. For... Read more

posted Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 11:52 in Miscellaneous, Volkswagen cars
Furious Fuchsia Dodge Challengers

Dodge Celebrates Four Decades Of Challenger's Muscle-car Heritage With Limited-edition Furious Fuchsia Models 2010 Dodge Challenger Furious Fuchsia editions commemorate 40 years of Dodge muscle-car performanceLimited-edition Furious Fuchsia exterior answers... Read more

posted Tuesday, February 9, 2010 - 08:25 in Miscellaneous, Dodge Challenger, Dodge cars, Limited edition cars
Toyota Hilux

Millions of television viewers around the world witnessed the mighty Toyota Hilux becoming the first car to be driven to the Magnetic North Pole, with Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson at the wheel. Now intrepid drivers have the chance to get behind the wheel of a similarly... Read more

posted Monday, January 25, 2010 - 05:44 in Miscellaneous, Arctic Trucks, Toyota Hilux, Toyota Cars
Hyundai Tucson

Hyundai Motor America has announced prices for its all-new Tucson CUV (Crossover Utility Vehicle), starting at $18,995 for a well-equipped GLS six-speed, manual-transmission model and $24,345 for the top-of-the-line Limited model. The all-new Tucson arrives at dealerships this month."The 2010... Read more

posted Thursday, December 10, 2009 - 03:59 in Miscellaneous, Hyundai Tucson, Hyundai Cars
Toyota Tacoma

The Toyota Tacoma All-Terrain Gamer (ATG) combines outdoor sports activities and video games to create the ultimate active lifestyle vehicle for young Tacoma pickup truck owners. The special vehicle was designed to take Tacoma owners to their favorite remote locations where they... Read more

posted Thursday, November 5, 2009 - 04:07 in Miscellaneous, Kicker audio system, Toyota Tacoma, Toyota Cars
Chevrolet Silverado

At a glance, it's clear the Silverado ZR2 concept wasn't designed to haul flowers back from the nursery. With its widened body, tall stance and powerful LS supercharged engine, it is ready to hit the berms, dry washes and gullies of the Baja Peninsula .The Silverado ZR2 is based on... Read more

posted Thursday, November 5, 2009 - 03:54 in Miscellaneous, Chevrolet Silverado, Chevrolet Cars
Fisker Karma

Fisker Automotive has selected the Wilmington Assembly plant in Wilmington Delaware to build affordable plug-in hybrid cars. Fisker executives made the announcement inside the dormant facility today, joined by Vice President Joe Biden, Delaware Governor Jack Markell and other state... Read more

posted Wednesday, October 28, 2009 - 05:03 in Miscellaneous, Fisker Cars, Hybrid cars, Fisker Karma
Nissan Altima

Nissan is recalling certain model year 2009 and 2010 Altima and Maxima passenger cars. the upper front strut insulators may have been manufactured out of specification resulting in a potential for the strut insulator to crack.Consequence:If the strut insulator is cracked, there is a potential for... Read more

posted Tuesday, October 27, 2009 - 05:03 in Miscellaneous, Nissan Altima, Nissan cars, Nissan Maxima
Drive-in car museum

This is a project winner of the international invitation competition for the construction of the Automobile Museum in Nanjing, designed by Italy-based architecture studio 3GATTI to discover the connection between car and museum. The international competition was organized last year... Read more

posted Saturday, October 17, 2009 - 02:19 in Miscellaneous, car components, private car, conference rooms
Chevrolet Volt

GM is investing more than $230 million in four greater Flint, Mich. plants to support production of the 2011 Chevrolet Cruze and Volt.FLINT, Mich. - General Motors Company is investing more than $230 million in four GM plants in the greater Flint area to support the production of... Read more

posted Wednesday, October 14, 2009 - 03:25 in Miscellaneous, Chevrolet Volt, electric vehicles, Chevrolet Cruze
Mazda Tribute Hybrid SUV

Japan's Mazda Motor Corp said it would raise up to $1.1 billion in a share sale and invest most of the funds to develop hybrid and other technologies in what analysts said was a long-overdue bid to close the gap with rivals. Mazda has been seen as a laggard in next-generation car technologies,... Read more

posted Tuesday, October 6, 2009 - 02:17 in Miscellaneous, Mazda Tribute, Mazda Cars
EcoBoost engine

* New EcoBoost™ gasoline direct-injection turbocharged engine technology adds 125 patents and patent applications to Ford's 4,618 active and thousands of pending U.S. patents * Leading patent analyst The Patent Board™ ranks Ford above all other automakers for the quality and significance of its... Read more

posted Tuesday, October 6, 2009 - 02:05 in Miscellaneous, Ford Cars, Ford Fusion
Chevrolet Caprice Police Patrol Vehicle

An all-new Chevrolet Caprice Police Patrol Vehicle (PPV) will join the ranks of law enforcement departments across North America in 2011. It's a modern, full-size, rear-drive sedan that will offer both V-8 and V-6 engines, as well as a host of specialized equipment and features.... Read more

posted Monday, October 5, 2009 - 03:55 in Miscellaneous, Chevrolet Caprice, Police cars, Chevrolet Cars
Mitsubishi Concept PX-MiEV

Powered by the new Mitsubishi Plug-in Hybrid System, which significantly extends the frequency a hybrid vehicle is driven in EV mode, the Mitsubishi Concept-PX* MiEV returns fuel economy in excess of 50 km/litre. The Mitsubishi Concept PX-MiEV is a new-generation concept car that balances high... Read more

posted Sunday, October 4, 2009 - 15:09 in Miscellaneous, rear wheels, Mitsubishi Cars
Nissan Compact Car

Japanese car major, Nissan Motor, on Thursday, revealed the sketch of its global compact car.Planned to be manufactured in five countries, including India, Thailand and China, the production of this model will commence in May 2010 in India. The car will be manufactured at a Nissan plant... Read more

posted Saturday, October 3, 2009 - 03:41 in Miscellaneous, Nissan cars
Honda U3-X Personal Mobility Device

Honda Develops New Personal Mobility Device With the Goal of Co-existing in Harmony with People - World's first drive system that enables movement in all directions - Pursuing the concept of "harmony with people" Honda has developed a new personal mobility technology and... Read more

posted Friday, September 25, 2009 - 02:06 in Miscellaneous, Honda Cars, Tokyo Motor Show
Hyundai Santa Fe

The Hyundai Santa Fe was first introduced in 2001 and started the entry of Hyundai into the SUV segment. Ever since, in Germany alone it sold about 46,000 vehicles. Now, the modified model of the second generation (which debuted in spring 2006), makes its European premiere at the... Read more

posted Sunday, September 13, 2009 - 04:17 in Miscellaneous, Frankfurt Motor Show, Hyundai Cars
Volvo C30

The new Volvo C30 steps out and shows the model's full potential and personality. This can be seen in the fresh, self-assured design of the front end. And it is emphasized by a wide range of options, including an urbane, bold accessory styling kit. The C30 is Volvo's most playful... Read more

posted Wednesday, September 9, 2009 - 01:32 in Miscellaneous, Frankfurt Motor Show, Volvo Cars, Volvo C30
Kia Venga

Kia's stylish and uniquely spacious new premium B-segment contender will be named Kia Venga when it goes on sale across Europe in late 2009 and in the UK early in 2010.Due for its world debut at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show, the Kia Venga is based on the Kia No3 Concept shown at... Read more

posted Friday, August 14, 2009 - 00:22 in Miscellaneous, Frankfurt Motor Show, Geneva Motor Show, Kia Cars