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Volkswagen Golf Wins Car of the Year 2013

Volkswagen Golf Wins Car of the Year 2013

It has more than double the points than the second place car

The Volkswagen Golf has been voted the 2013 Car of the Year with 414 points from the award's voters. It had more than double the points of the Toyota GT-86 and Subaru BRZ in second place with 202 points. The Volvo V40 came in third with 189 po...
04.03.2013 | 1034 views | 0 comments
Mini Countryman ALL4 JCW Dakar Celebrates 2013 Win

Mini Countryman ALL4 JCW Dakar Celebrates 2013 Win

Mini will build only 11 of them.

Mini is celebrating back-to-back wins at the Dakar Rally in 2012 and 2013 with the new John Cooper Works Countryman ALL4 Dakar Winner 2013 special edition. Stéphane Peterhansel and Jean-Paul Cottret won the rally in January, and the wi...
04.03.2013 | 4545 views | 0 comments
Toyota i-ROAD Imagines Zero Emissions Personal Transport Three-Wheeler

Toyota i-ROAD Imagines Zero Emissions Personal Transport Three-Wheeler

To keep stable, the front wheels lean during cornering

Toyota is bringing a concept personal mobility electric three-wheeler called the i-ROAD to the Geneva Motor Show. The compact city car seats two in tandem, and the front wheels lean into corners to improve the vehicle’s stability and keep wi...
04.03.2013 | 5519 views | 0 comments
*Updated* Lamborghini Veneno is Pure Poison; Already Sold Out

*Updated* Lamborghini Veneno is Pure Poison; Already Sold Out

Power comes from a 740hp V12 with a 220mph top speed

Lamborghini's secret supercar has jumped out of the bag at the Geneva Motor Show. It will debut a very limited-run supercar called the Veneno to compete with the McLaren P1 and Ferrari LaFerrari supercar.  The Veneno, which means pois...
04.03.2013 | 7192 views | 0 comments
Seat Mii Ecofuel Offers CNG Fuel with Low Emissions and High Range

Seat Mii Ecofuel Offers CNG Fuel with Low Emissions and High Range

Will be sold throughout Central Europe

Volkswagen is keeping up with their push towards more compressed natural gas models with the new Seat Mii Ecofuel that will accept both CNG and gasoline. The new car will be Seat’s lowest emissions car ever at 79g/km of CO2 thanks to start/s...
04.03.2013 | 533 views | 0 comments
*Updated* First Images of Corvette Convertible Hit the Web

*Updated* First Images of Corvette Convertible Hit the Web

Convertible top adds little weight and will be sold in Europe

Chevrolet has released the first images of the seventh-generation Corvette Convertible that made its global debut at the Geneva Motor Show. Mechanically, the new Corvette convertible is the same as the coupe version that debuted at the North A...
04.03.2013 | 2840 views | 0 comments
*Updated* Mercedes Building Six-Wheeled 536hp G63 AMG

*Updated* Mercedes Building Six-Wheeled 536hp G63 AMG

Mercedes will build 20 to 30 a year

*Update: More images of the truck were released by Mercedes and have been added to the gallery. The guys at AMG must have been inhaling too much exhaust recently because if you think the cars that they usually build are crazy, check out the si...
01.03.2013 | 1651 views | 0 comments
Opel and Labor Union Agree to Plan for Germany

Opel and Labor Union Agree to Plan for Germany

Workers will receive no pay increases but factories kept open

Opel, General Motors and its German labor union IG Metall have agreed to a deal through 2016 that will mean no pay increases for workers but keep factories open in Germany. GM promises to invest several billion euros into Opel over the next th...
01.03.2013 | 483 views | 0 comments
Volkswagen e-Co-Motion Concept Imagines Electric Commercial Van

Volkswagen e-Co-Motion Concept Imagines Electric Commercial Van

A compact, electric comercial van that can carry 800kg

Volkswagen has yet another green car to add to its stand in Geneva. Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles will display a concept for a compact, electric commercial van that it calls the e-Co-Motion Concept. The small van is built to be able to c...
01.03.2013 | 4949 views | 0 comments
As Collector Car Prices Rise, Ferraris Represent Among Best Investment

As Collector Car Prices Rise, Ferraris Represent Among Best Investment

Wealthy investors buying cars for good returns and no taxes

A growing number of wealthy investors and collectors are buying classic cars as a good investment for their rapid appreciation and low taxes. In the collector car hobby, few represent as good of an investment as Ferraris. In a list of the top sell...
01.03.2013 | 4480 views | 0 comments
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