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BMW i3 i8 Concepts Unveiled

BMW i3 i8 Concepts Unveiled

The ‘i’ sub-brand is BMW’s new company focusing on futuristic models powered by sustainable energies and with the latest technologies in terms of material and build. And the latest creations of this sub-brand is the i3 city car and the i8 supercar. Both of these vehicles are concept models for now, but they will be […]

Aston Martin Cygent Enters Eco Rally

Aston Martin Cygent Enters Eco Rally

We too wonder when did the Aston Martin Cygent become an eco car! As far as we are aware, it’s a posh and plush Toyota iQ in Aston Martin dress which is designed to help with the companies CO2 efforts. But it’s now taking on hybrids and EVs in Brigdestone Eco Rally 2011. Of course […]

BMW 1 Series MY2012 UK Price

BMW 1 Series MY2012 UK Price

pricing details have been released for the 2012 BMW 1 Series in the UK, and based on that the cheapest new 1er costs £19,375 when the deliveries commence in September. The second generation 1 Series retains the core values of the car like rear-wheel-drive, or weird looks, but also adds new features like the EfficientDynamics […]

2012 Honda Civic Teased

2012 Honda Civic Teased

Honda officially teased the new generation Civic with some camouflaged picture of the car in testing sessions in the UK. The ninth generation Civic will be unveiled at the IAA Frankfurt Motorshow in September, introducing a host of new features. Based on the first details Honda has released, the car will have a smoother ride […]

Toyota Big Solar On Stream In UK

Toyota Big Solar On Stream In UK

Big Solar is Toyota UK’s huge solar power system at Burnaston car plant which they’ve built in cooperation with British Gas. This big source of sustainable energy provides the factory with 4.6 million kWh a year – enough power to build 7,000 cars a year at no cost. Well, it’d cost 10 million quid to […]

Mercedes Viano Vision Pearl Luxury Van

Mercedes Viano Vision Pearl Luxury Van

Mercedes had made exclusive luxurious versions of the Viano van before, but this latest model called the Vision Pearl is basically a Maybach disguised as a van! The design concept is takes its inspiration from that of modern sporting yachts, with the theme of travel as an experience. The onboard W-LAN connectivity caters for the […]

Ford Explorer EcoBoost Fuel Consumption

Ford Explorer EcoBoost Fuel Consumption

EPA officially announced fuel consumption rating for the 2012 Ford Explorer EcoBoost. Powered by a 240 horsepower at 5,500 rpm and a generous 270 lb.-ft. of torque at 3,000 rpm four-cylinder engine, this big SUV is rated at 20mpg city and 28 mpg highway. that makes it more economical than Honda Pilot and Jeep Grand […]

Mopar Accessories for Fiat 500

Mopar Accessories for Fiat 500

Chrysler and their in-house tuning arm Mopar are already at work making new accessories for the Fiat 500 ahead of its launch in America. They now this car is going to be bought by people who like some extra garish at their possession. So they came up with more than 150 quality-tested Mopar accessories including […]

Chevrolet Dealers To Use Solar Power For Charging Volts

Chevrolet Dealers To Use Solar Power For Charging Volts

Chevrolet is planning to use solar-powered electric charging stations at its dealerships to give them the capacity to charge a dozen Volts daily, thus making them more efficient and cost effective. That’s a brilliant idea, seeing as the cars might sleep at the dealer’s court for a long time and they can be gradually charged […]

Toyota - World’s Greenest Brand

Toyota – World’s Greenest Brand

Although there are now diesels out there more economical than the Prius, but Toyota gets the credit as the company that started this whole green movement by mass producing  hybrid. And according to a a new global survey from the international brand consultancy Interbrand, they’ve been named the world’s greenest brand. The first Best Global […]