RSSArchive for January, 2012

Nissan Energy Efficient Car Carrier

Nissan Energy Efficient Car Carrier

Nissan is boosting its green efforts far beyond the car itself, introducing the world’s first Energy Efficient Car Carrier ship that will transport completed vehicles and parts on one of Japan’s main maritime shipping routes. The key to this ship’s efficiency is the use of sustainable energy. The Nichio Maru, newly built by Shin Kurushima […]

Subaru XV UK Price

Subaru XV UK Price

The Subaru XV is finally ready to hit the market offering a new choice for those seeking a tough and go-anywhere compact crossover. The lovely XV features two core Subaru technologies – Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive and a Boxer engine – ensuring that this new vehicle feels both engaging and incredibly safe to drive, in all […]

BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Details

BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Details

The ActiveHybrid 5is the hybrid version of the BMW 5 Series F10, a car that is supposed to be economical and fun to drive, and easy to live with. And it does all that to some extent, but it has a base price of around $62,000 which sounds like a lot for a 5er, especially […]

MINI Roadster UK Specs

MINI Roadster UK Specs

The new MINI Roadster will soon hit the markets around the world including UK. So it’s a good time to review the car’s market-specific details to see what is the best version you ca choose based on your expectations. The Roadster is a two-seater car with a classic soft-top. It is said to offer a […]

Fiat Punto GBT Price

Fiat Punto GBT Price

Fiat UK released pricing details of the 2012 Punto for the British market. The car has a wide range of engines and trim levels to choose from, but the entry-level Pop 1.2 8-valve kicks off at just £9,990, and that makes it good value. At the top end of the revised Punto range, the highly […]

Aston V12 Zagato Set For Kuwait Debut

Aston V12 Zagato Set For Kuwait Debut

Aston Martin announced they will unveil the first production version of the Zagato V12 at Kuwait Concourse d’ Elegance next month. Why Kuwait? Well, in its third year the Concourse is getting momentum and international recognition, and let’s face it there will be more customers for this 300,000GBP car in the oil-rich countries of Gulf […]

Technology Package for Audi A6 and A7

Technology Package for Audi A6 and A7

Audi UK announced launch of a new optional package for the A6 and A7 Sportback. The new ‘one-stop-shop’ option available for all Audi A6 and A7 Sportback offers a bunch of technology features in one package, with features including Google Earth navigation mapping, in-car Wi-Fi and the Audi pre-sense multi-level safety system. In the A7 […]

Dodge Ram Laramie Limited

Dodge Ram Laramie Limited

Laramie Limited is the latest in the line of specially-equipped Ram Trucks for the American market. The new car comes with a number of visual tweaks, such as extra chrome detailing, new colors and 20-inch wheels, and interior upgrades like fine leather upholstery and enhanced specifications. Featuring premium materials, such as full-leather seating, piano-black interior […]

BMW X5 and X6 M50d

BMW X5 and X6 M50d

The new line of BMW M Performance Automobiles also includes two super diesel versions of the BMW X5 and X6. The are powered by the same engine as the M550d saloon. The engine developed for the BMW M Performance Automobiles generates maximum output of 280 kW/381 hp and peak torque of 740 Newton metres (546 […]

BMW M550d xDrive

BMW M550d xDrive

The M550d is part of the M Performance Automobiles, a new BMW subsidiary, first batch of sporty cars that fill the gap between the full-fat M cars and normal BMWs. They are aimed at those who want a normal Bimmer, but with a bit more spice. These super diesel models are also quite economical. The […]