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Ford EcoSport Debuts for Europe at Mobile World Congress

Ford EcoSport Debuts for Europe at Mobile World Congress

Compact crossover based on Fiesta platform

Ford debuted the Fiesta-based compact crossover, the EcoSport, at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The little truck will go head-to-head against the Opel Mokka when it goes on sale. The EcoSport was unveiled at a show usually known for ...
25.02.2013 | 5118 views | 0 comments
Aston Martin Vantage SP10 Special Edition Inspired by GT4 Racecar

Aston Martin Vantage SP10 Special Edition Inspired by GT4 Racecar

Available with a six-speed manual and updated trim

The Aston Martin V8 Vantage S will get s special edition only for Europe called the SP10. The car is inspired by the V8 Vantage S GT4 and the version of Vantage that races in the VLN Series at the Nürburgring, in the SP10 class it just so hap...
25.02.2013 | 3785 views | 0 comments
Jeep Cherokee Will Return for 2014

Jeep Cherokee Will Return for 2014

More details will be revealed at the New York Auto Show

Jeep is bringing back the Cherokee name later in the year to replace the Liberty. Jeep is not revealing many details about the new SUV, but styling is clearly based on the larger, more luxurious Grand Cherokee. Exterior changes over the bigger...
25.02.2013 | 697 views | 0 comments
Pirelli Reveals Tire Compounds Available for First Four Races

Pirelli Reveals Tire Compounds Available for First Four Races

Only Australia Will Use Super-Soft Tires

Pirelli has announced the tire compounds that will be available to Formula 1 teams for the first four races of 2013. Only the first race at Australia will have the super-soft tires available. They will be the option tire. For the 2013 seas...
22.02.2013 | 4327 views | 0 comments
Pirelli Says Next Year's Tires Will Have Wider Operating Window

Pirelli Says Next Year's Tires Will Have Wider Operating Window

Predicting less uncertainty in results

Pirelli has revealed its 2013 Formula 1 tires and says that they will have better traction but not last as long.  "We have been asked to provide more uncertainty and more performance. Uncertainty means teams having to find the right ...
22.02.2013 | 248 views | 0 comments
E-Golf Likely Coming to Geneva with 109-Mile Range

E-Golf Likely Coming to Geneva with 109-Mile Range

The car will use a large, 26.6kWh battery

The Geneva Motor Show will be a big show for Volkswagen Group. It is bringing the new cars from nearly all of its brands including a big push towards sustainable driving with the XL1 and A3 e-tron. One more car to add to that list might be the e-G...
22.02.2013 | 4887 views | 0 comments
Fiat-Chrysler Now Bigger in Latin America than Europe

Fiat-Chrysler Now Bigger in Latin America than Europe

Sales tick up 12.7%

In its January sales results, Fiat-Chrysler revealed quite a surprising fact. It now has higher sales in Latin America than in Europe. Its traditional European market has fallen to be its third largest regional market worldwide. The company&rs...
22.02.2013 | 4353 views | 0 comments
Only Three of Europe's Best Selling Cars Had Sales Increases in January

Only Three of Europe's Best Selling Cars Had Sales Increases in January

The Golf still leads but sales fell nearly 20%

As we reported yesterday, EU auto sales fell to their lowest levels since 1990 in January. Now, the numbers for the top selling models in January have been released, and only three models had sales increases over last January. The Volkswagen G...
22.02.2013 | 819 views | 0 comments
Chevrolet Captiva Gets Refreshed for Geneva

Chevrolet Captiva Gets Refreshed for Geneva

Gets updated front and rear and new keyless start

Chevrolet will refresh the Captiva at the Geneva Motor Show with a new front and rear end and updated convenience features. Updates to the Captiva include new LED taillights, chrome exhaust tips and a new rear bumper. The front gets a new lowe...
22.02.2013 | 3755 views | 0 comments
Porsche 911 Will Be Central Feature of Goodwood Festival of Speed

Porsche 911 Will Be Central Feature of Goodwood Festival of Speed

Porsche is celebrating 50 years of the 911

Porsche is celebrating the 50th birthday of the 911 with an exhibit at its museum, and the 911 will be the Central Feature of this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed from July 11-14. Porsche will also create this year’s sculpture for th...
22.02.2013 | 4654 views | 0 comments
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