|VOLKSWAGEN UP! IS A WINNER IN TELEGRAPH CARS AWARDS|
|Ahead of the arrival of the new Volkswagen up! in UK showrooms later this summer, the outgoing car has proved that it is still ahead of the pack by taking class honours in the 2016 Telegraph Cars Awards, announced today.
The smallest member of the Volkswagen family is today named 'Best Car Under £10,000' in the influential broadsheet newspaper's annual automotive awards.
The Telegraph Media Group has once again picked its favourites from the UK new car market, with Volkswagen's great value...[Read more...]|
|MERCEDES, JAGUAR, FORD, TOYOTA, ASTON MARTIN, SCION, KIA & SMART JOIN GROWING LIST OF CARMAKERS MAKING NEW YORK DEBUTS|
|Adding to a growing list of companies making news in New York City next week, Mercedes-Benz, Jaguar, Ford, Aston Martin, Kia, Scion and Smart have all recently announced that they will unveil exciting new products to the world's press.
The Aston Martin Vulcan - a track only supercar producing some 800-plus bhp - joins the British luxury sports car maker's presence in New York fresh from a global reveal at the Geneva International Motor Show earlier in March. Fronting ...[Read more...]|
|Performance Takes Center Stage at Toyota's 2014 SEMA Booth|
|Toyota Celebrates Its Performance Legacy — Past, Present and Future
TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 — Toyota's 2014 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show presence will be focused on its performance legacy — past, present and future. The Toyota display booth will feature fifteen unique vehicles that boldly underscore the company's commitment to truly push the limit of both man and machine. Whether on the racetrack, out in the desert or on the street, this year's SEMA...[Read more...]|
|FORD BUILDS TWO MILLIONTH ECOBOOST ENGINE AS CONSUMER DEMAND GROWS IN MARKETS WORLDWIDE|
|◾More than 100,000 EcoBoost engines now produced every month, with a target of 1.2 million for 2013, up more than 60 percent from 2012. For the first time, EcoBoost production expected to exceed Ford's global diesel-engine production
◾Customer demand exceeds projections globally with 90 percent of Escape buyers in North America and 95 percent of Kuga buyers in Asia choosing EcoBoost; in diesel-centric Europe, 39 percent of Focus customers opt for EcoBoost
◾Ford doubled Cologne, Germany, produc...[Read more...]|
|Ford Wins International Engine Of The Year For Second Year; Announces Increase In 1.0-Litre Ecoboost Production|
|Ford Motor Company's ultra-fuel efficient and spirited 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol engine today was named 2013 International Engine of the Year, marking the second straight year Ford's acclaimed three-cylinder engine has captured the award.
The 1.0-litre EcoBoost – which combines direct fuel injection, turbocharging and variable valve timing to lower fuel consumption without sacrificing power – received the highest score in the history of the awards. The engine also won the 'Best Engine Under 1...[Read more...]|