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Mercedes A45 AMG Packs 355hp with 4Matic All-Wheel Drive

Mercedes A45 AMG Packs 355hp with 4Matic All-Wheel Drive

Will be revealed at the Geneva Motor Show

Mercedes is hopping into the hot hatch game for the first time with both feet with the new A45 AMG. The little hatch produces 355hp and 450Nm (332lb-ft) from a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. It is the most powerful four-cylinder engi...
13.02.2013 | 3766 views | 0 comments
Audi S3 Sportback Gets More Family Friendly with 2 More Doors

Audi S3 Sportback Gets More Family Friendly with 2 More Doors

Still packs 296hp, long stroke 2.0 TFSI

Audi is making its latest generation of the S3 more family friendly with the new five-door Sportback. Other than the added doors, Audi has left the formula for the S3 basically the same.  Power still comes from the new long stroke 2.0 TFS...
13.02.2013 | 369 views | 0 comments
Bentley SUV Finally Given Green Light by VW Board

Bentley SUV Finally Given Green Light by VW Board

It will take at least three years to come to market

The German newspaper Handelsblatt is reporting that the Volkswagen Group board has finally given the Bentley SUV a green light to go into production. It will take at least three years for the truck to go on sale.  The Volkswagen...
12.02.2013 | 350 views | 0 comments
GM Planning to Buy Chinese Factories to Boost Capacity

GM Planning to Buy Chinese Factories to Boost Capacity

China is no longer allowing foreign automakers to build factories

General Motors and its partner SAIC plan to take advantage of the consolidation in the Chinese auto market to increase sales. The Chinese auto market is still growing, but the Chinese government wants to consolidate its nation's automakers. It...
12.02.2013 | 404 views | 0 comments
BMW Z4 GTE Will Race for RLL Racing in ALMS

BMW Z4 GTE Will Race for RLL Racing in ALMS

Taking over for M3 GTE in the ALMS

BMW unveiled its new Z4 GTE at Daytona International Speedway. The car will be campaigned by Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing in the American Le Mans Series, and for this year at least, the car will only be raced in North America. The Z4 GTE will re...
12.02.2013 | 913 views | 0 comments
Seat Leon SC Takes Away Two Doors to Add Sportiness

Seat Leon SC Takes Away Two Doors to Add Sportiness

It has a slightly shorter wheelbase compared to the five-door

Seat has debuted the Leon SC three-door that is meant to bring a little more sportiness to the Leon hatchback. It will be offered in Reference, Style and FR trim levels. “The new Leon SC is the design icon of the model line-up. It convey...
12.02.2013 | 3806 views | 0 comments
McLaren Gives Us First Glimpse at P1's Interior

McLaren Gives Us First Glimpse at P1's Interior

A wash in carbon fiber and Alcantara

McLaren has been showing us the exterior of the P1 since the Paris Motor Show, but the interior has remained a secret until now. McLaren says the car's interior is meant to be minimalist, light and inspired by a fighter jet. It makes extensive...
12.02.2013 | 3122 views | 0 comments
Production Alfa Romeo 4C Finally Revealed at Geneva

Production Alfa Romeo 4C Finally Revealed at Geneva

Power comes from Alfa's 1750cc turbocharged engine

The production version of the Alfa Romeo 4C has finally been revealed, and the car will be shown to the public at the Geneva Motor Show on March 5. The car looks very similar to the concept that has been shown since 2011 with two seats, rear-wheel...
12.02.2013 | 3786 views | 0 comments
New VW Golf R Coming with 286hp with 7 Other Golf Variants

New VW Golf R Coming with 286hp with 7 Other Golf Variants

Seventh generation Golf and Golf 4Motion are just the beginning

Volkswagen has no intention of leaving the Golf range as just the standard car and the new 4Motion. It will have six more variants of its ubiquitous hatchback on sale in the next 12 months. The performance-oriented Golfs will be the GTD, GTI a...
12.02.2013 | 792 views | 0 comments
Rolls-Royce Releases Second Teaser for Wraith

Rolls-Royce Releases Second Teaser for Wraith

Shows rear of new car

Rolls-Royce has released a second teaser for the new Wraith that it will debut at the Geneva Motor Show on March 5. The latest image shows the new car from the rear and shows the outline of the rear fenders and tailpipes.  The Wraith is b...
12.02.2013 | 632 views | 0 comments
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