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Renault Captur Will Likely Be Revealed on Friday

Renault Captur Will Likely Be Revealed on Friday

Releases teaser video and image of the car

Renault will not be attending the North American International Auto Show because it does not sell cars there, but it is not letting the opportunity to unveil a new car pass it by. It announced today that it will reveal a new car on Friday, January...
08.01.2013 | 283 views | 0 comments
Review: Bentley Supersports

Review: Bentley Supersports

So, you currently own a 600bhp Bentley Continental GT Speed. What is the last thing that is likely to go through your mind? The answer is MORE speed. Power in the Supersports is upped to 624bhp and the car is lightened considerably to increase the...
08.01.2013 | 338 views | 0 comments
GM Facing Lawsuit that Could Cost $918 Million

GM Facing Lawsuit that Could Cost $918 Million

Loan to GM Canada a concern, not actual law suit

A lawsuit against old GM could cause the modern incarnation of the automaker to lose a $918 million loan.  The problem stems from the bailout of old GM in 2009. The General Motors Corporation's best parts were sold to the new com...
07.01.2013 | 299 views | 0 comments
Mastretta MXT-R Will Debut at Autosport International Racing Car Show

Mastretta MXT-R Will Debut at Autosport International Racing Car Show

Mexican supercar powered by Ford Focus ST engine

Mexican supercar builder Mastretta is introducing a powerful MXT-R at the Autosport International Racing Car Show in Birmingham in January. The more powerful cars will ditch the 2.0-liter turbocharged Ford Duratec engine from the standard MXT...
07.01.2013 | 2519 views | 1 comments
Mercedes-Benz Sales Break Previous Year's Record

Mercedes-Benz Sales Break Previous Year's Record

North America Posts Strong Gains for 2012

Mercedes-Benz Cars beat last year's record sales year with even better sales this year. It posted gains in all of its major markets: Western Europe, North America and Asia. It is also looking forward to 2013 with new cars. It sold 1,423,8...
07.01.2013 | 591 views | 0 comments
Hyundai Teases HCD-14 Concept Ahead of NAIAS

Hyundai Teases HCD-14 Concept Ahead of NAIAS

Says that it is a future premium car

Hyundai has released a teaser image for an upcoming concept with the forgettable name HCD-14. Hyundai says that the concept points towards a future premium car. The concept includes gesture controls for the interior where drivers would wave th...
07.01.2013 | 208 views | 0 comments
Shelby Bringing Wide Body 850hp Super Snake NAIAS

Shelby Bringing Wide Body 850hp Super Snake NAIAS

Also bringing wide body kit of less expensive GTS

Carroll Shelby sadly passed away in 2012, but the company that bears his name, Shelby American, is still creating incredibly powerful Mustangs for buyers who want a little more from their cars. This year, Shelby American is bringing several new ki...
07.01.2013 | 1186 views | 0 comments
Volvo Looks Back on Success and Failure in 2012

Volvo Looks Back on Success and Failure in 2012

Overall sales down but slowly introducing completely new line of cars

Volvo had a very odd year in 2012. Its overall sales fell 6.1%, but the US, its largest market, grew by 1.2%. It blames the downturn both on the weakening of the European market and partially its own poor planning for phasing out the C30, S40 and ...
07.01.2013 | 728 views | 0 comments
California-Only Fiat 500e Rated at 116mpge Combined

California-Only Fiat 500e Rated at 116mpge Combined

Also offers 87 miles of range

The Fiat 500e EV will only be available in California, but it has been rated at a class leading 116mpge combined rating and a 87-mile range. The EPA estimates that it will cost $500 in electricity to power the 500e for a year based on driving 15,0...
07.01.2013 | 423 views | 0 comments
Nissan Qashqai 360 Brings Around View Camera and Other Special Features

Nissan Qashqai 360 Brings Around View Camera and Other Special Features

Includes Shazam music streaming service

Nissan is launching a new special edition of the Nissan Qashqai called the 360 that comes with an Around View Camera system and Shazam music streaming. Nissan is also launching a new promotion that uses QR codes to allow potential buyers to jump i...
07.01.2013 | 1232 views | 0 comments
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