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388 hp Mercedes B Class V8

388 hp Mercedes B Class V8

Mercedes has always been good at fun, and only this company would let a bunch of trainees to throw a V8 in small hatchback, for fun! The idea came from the Rastatt plant manager, Peter Wesp. He gave some of his staff the task of creating a very special vehicle on the basis of the […]

Ford Destinations App For SYNC Services

Ford Destinations App For SYNC Services

Ford has been working on some new and innovative features to introduce on their new models, and here’s one of them best, the free Destinations app for Apple iProducts and Android based devices. SYNC Destinations is a free smartphone app that gives SYNC Traffic, Directions and Information (TDI) users mobile access to search for and […]

Audi Announced Biggest investment Program In Company History

Audi Announced Biggest investment Program In Company History

Audi has revealed their new development plan which only goes up to 2015, but will consume 11.6 billion Euros! What are they going to do with that money you might be asking? Well, a very big chunk of it goes to development of new electric and hybrid cars. It’ll also create 1,200 new jobs. About […]

Prior Design Mercedes E Coupe

Prior Design Mercedes E Coupe

As one of the best looking coupes in the market, Mercedes E Class Coupe does not really needs tweaking. But in case you like yours to be different than others, Prior Design has a cool new kit that makes it more sportier, and more exclusive. This body kit also fits the convertible version of the […]

Suzuki Solio Compact Wagon

Suzuki Solio Compact Wagon

This cute little car is the new Suzuki Solio Compact Wagon which will be launched in the Japanese market next January. Where else in the world would you be able to find such a tiny wagon?! Suzuki describes it as a wagon that gives great fuel economy, has a tall, roomy cabin within a compact […]

Toyota Etios Goes Into Production

Toyota Etios Goes Into Production

Much to the delight of the Indians who have been expecting this car for a year, Toyota Etios went into the production at the TMC’s production and sales subsidiary, Toyota Kirloskar Motor in Bangalore, India. They begin with production of the “Etios”1 compact sedan.  The Etios is to be joined by the “Etios Liva”2 hatchback […]

Ford SYNC AppLink Update

Ford SYNC AppLink Update

Ford has released an update for their brilliant SYNC multimedia and communication system that enables users with hands-free voice control of their smartphone apps, first on 2011 Fiesta models. Ford is also announcing a surprise new member to the AppLink family: the Apple iPhone. The popular smartphone makes for a powerful addition, and will be […]

Torque Vectoring Control Standard On 2012 Ford Focus

Torque Vectoring Control Standard On 2012 Ford Focus

The new generation Ford Focus might be taking too long to come, but it is well worth the wait becasue it’s going to be the best engineered car in this segment. Not only it features countless new convenience and safety features to make the life better for the occupants, it also gets some fancy mechanical […]

Ford EcoBoost V6 Engine Teardown

Ford EcoBoost V6 Engine Teardown

At the 2011 NAIAS Detroit Auto Show, Ford will rip apart a 3.5 liter V6 EcoBoost engine that powered a Ford F-150 under some heavy usage equivalent of 160,000 miles and 10-years of rugged use. Why they do that? They want everybody to come and watch how the engine’s parts and components held up the […]

Ford To Use Start-Stop For Non-Hybrid Models

Ford To Use Start-Stop For Non-Hybrid Models

Ford realized there’s no good reason why shouldn’t they expand the use of auto start-stop system for conventional sedans and SUVs. Currently only hybrid models and a few European models are benefiting from this system which according to ford result in at least four percent improvement in fuel economy. This system is very simple, but […]