RSSArchive for July, 2012

VW Opens New Chinese Plant

VW Opens New Chinese Plant

Further expanding its overseas operations, Volkswagen announced launch of a new production facility in China. The plant is designed for an annual production capacity of 300,000 vehicles. Together with Hu Maoyuan (SAIC) and representatives of the government of Jiangsu Province, Heizmann started production of the Volkswagen Polo last week. As the second plant producing this […]

TomTom Hands-Free Car Kit

TomTom Hands-Free Car Kit

TomTom, the maker of finest sat navs for cars, is introducing a new accessories for smartphone owners: a new Hands-Free Car Kit. he new Car Kit features an advanced noise and echocancellation system, which dramatically reduces background noise for the caller and removes ambient noise for the driver. New mounting options make smartphone use on […]

Porsche 918 Martini

Porsche 918 Martini

The Martini livery is making a comeback on Porsche cars, and a racing version of the forthcoming 918 Spyder. Porsche released pictures of a prototype 918 sporting the livery, and it looks utterly magnificent. They have even decided to show off the livery on test cars dispatched around the world. The 918 is under a […]

Lexus LS 2013

Lexus LS 2013

The new Lexus LS has been fully unveiled at a special event in San Fransisco last night. What used to be a big slap of Japanese reliability and not much else has been turned into a good-looking and exciting luxury saloon in the new LS. Changes are drastic. The most obvious changes are to the […]

Camaro 1LE Price

Camaro 1LE Price

Chevrolet is giving fans an opportunity to experience half the thrill of a ZL1 Camaro for, well, half the price. The new 1LE is built for that. The $3,500 1LE package is available on Camaro 1SS and 2 SS coupes, with a manual transmission. A Camaro 1SS with the 1LE package starts at $37,035, including […]

Chevy Signs with Manchester

Chevy Signs with Manchester

Following a deal with Liverpool, Chevrolet extents its support for British football teams by signings a sponsorship deal with Manchester United. The deal includes shirt logos. General Motors and Manchester United today announced that the world’s most popular football club’s shirt sponsor will be Chevrolet beginning with the 2014/2015 season. Chevrolet, the current Official Car […]

VW Touareg World Tour

VW Touareg World Tour

Following footsteps of Land Rover Discovery, VW sends its Touareg on a world tour. Long distance driving veteran Rainer Zietlow and his team have set off on a new record-breaking trip: the long-distance adventurer is aiming to do 23,000 kilometres from Melbourne to St. Petersburg in a Touareg powered by the standard engine. Zietlow plans […]

2013 Audi R8 UK Price

2013 Audi R8 UK Price

The new Audi R8 with its new looks and upgraded details will soon hit UK market starting from just above 90 grand. It also gets a new transmission. The ultra-rapid transmission is just one highlight of the 2013 Model Year R8 range, which also now features new design detailing and all-LED lighting across the board, […]

2013 Mercedes C Class

2013 Mercedes C Class

Mercedes released a very thorough upgrade for the 2013 C-Class, and update that offers not only a new engine, but also remarkable trim upgrades as well. The new The C 180 BlueEFFICIENCY is powered by a new ultra-efficient 1.6-litre direct-injection turbocharged petrol engine and is accompanied by electric power steering to further bolster economy. With […]

2013 Mercedes GL Specs

2013 Mercedes GL Specs

Even though the Mercedes GL seems kinda lost between the ML and G-Class, the car has a very strong fan base. It’s an ideal car for those who want a big, practical SUV with a relaxed driving manner and tons of features. The new 2013 model is considerably enhanced in every aspect you can think […]