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Nissan Debuts New Datsun Logo

Nissan Debuts New Datsun Logo

Sales will begin in select markets in 2014

Nissan revealed the logo for the new Datsun brand today and announced that the first cars would go on sale in India, Indonesia and Russia in 2014. The cars will be revealed in mid-2013. Datsun's strategy and creative operations will be run...
31.01.2013 | 1029 views | 0 comments
Fiat Sending Seven New Cars to the US After Chrysler Success

Fiat Sending Seven New Cars to the US After Chrysler Success

Chrysler vehicles refreshed over next two years

Chrysler had a very good year in 2012, according to its annual financial announcement. Sales were up 21% in the US, and its brands now control 11.2% of the US vehicle market. Its operating profit was up 47% to $2.9 billion (€2.1 billion). Rea...
31.01.2013 | 2816 views | 0 comments
Judge Fines Auto Journalist $190,000 for Breaking Porsche 917

Judge Fines Auto Journalist $190,000 for Breaking Porsche 917

UK auto magazines claiming chilling effect

The case of UK auto journalist Mark Hales allegedly breaking David Piper's Porsche 917 replica while driving the car for a freelance magazine article has finally been ruled on in court. The judge found in the favor of Piper and fined Hales&nbs...
31.01.2013 | 2998 views | 1 comments
Button and Perez Unveil McLaren MP4-28

Button and Perez Unveil McLaren MP4-28

Continues evolution from last year's car

McLaren had its drivers unveil the 2013 MP4-28 at its headquarters today. Before the sheet was removed from the car, McLaren had a parade of important cars in its history including a Can-Am M8D, Aryton Senna's 1988 MP4/4, Lewis Hamilton's ...
31.01.2013 | 425 views | 0 comments
Nürburgring Confirmed for 2013 Formula 1 Calendar

Nürburgring Confirmed for 2013 Formula 1 Calendar

Race will be held on July 7

Bernie Ecclestone has confirmed to Reuters that the Nürburgring will be on the Formula 1 schedule on July 7 as the German Grand Prix.  The race had not yet been confirmed on the 2013 schedule because of the track's financial diff...
31.01.2013 | 359 views | 0 comments
Scientists Create Sideview Mirror Without Distortion

Scientists Create Sideview Mirror Without Distortion

Allows wider, less distorted side view than current mirrors

Three scientists working in South Korea and the US have developed a new lens for side view mirrors that provide a wider view and less distortion than current mirrors. Multi-focal eyeglasses inspired the design. The scientists believe that it elimi...
31.01.2013 | 920 views | 0 comments
Infiniti Q50 Will Get Turbo Four Cylinder and in Europe a Diesel

Infiniti Q50 Will Get Turbo Four Cylinder and in Europe a Diesel

3.7-liter V6 will carry over from G37

Infiniti introduced its new Q50 at the North American International Motor Show that will replace the G sedan. Part of the mission of the new car is to make Infiniti more popular in Europe. So in addition to the thirsty but powerful 3.7-liter V6 in...
30.01.2013 | 372 views | 0 comments
Suzuki Swift Sales Hit 3 Million Worldwide

Suzuki Swift Sales Hit 3 Million Worldwide

Swift first introduced in 2004

Suzuki has reached a sales milestone for its Swift compact in January 2013. In the eight years and two months since sales started in 2004, Suzuki has sold three million Swifts worldwide.  All of the early cars were produced in Japan and e...
30.01.2013 | 483 views | 1 comments
Alfa Romeo Crossover Delayed Again

Alfa Romeo Crossover Delayed Again

Will share platform with new Fiat 500X

Another week, another delayed Alfa Romeo. The only thing that changes is the name of the model. Some weeks it is the 4C sports car; other weeks it is the Giulia sedan. This week, the Alfa Romeo crossover has been delayed until 2015.  The ...
30.01.2013 | 3318 views | 0 comments
Kia Reveals Cross GT Concept for Chicago Motor Show

Kia Reveals Cross GT Concept for Chicago Motor Show

Imagines future of Kia design

The Chicago Motor Show is generally a fairly lackluster show, but Kia is bringing a new Cross GT concept to the show on February 7 and 8.  The image that Kia released shows the car with the colors reduced to slightly hide the car. Kia say...
30.01.2013 | 266 views | 0 comments
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