|KIA TO UNVEIL OPTIMA PLUG-IN HYBRID, THE NEXT STEP IN ITS ‘GREEN' CAR REVOLUTION|
|◾European debut at next month's Geneva Motor Show
◾Pure-electric range of 33 miles and 37 g/km CO2 development target
◾High-capacity batteries and 2.0-litre GDI engine
◾Visual changes bring improvements in aerodynamic performance
◾New infotainment system with Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™
◾Advanced energy-saving measures maximise EV range and efficiency
◾High-strength bodyshell and active safety assistance technologies
◾Sharp handling and larger brakes
The all-new Optima Plug-in Hyb...[Read more...]|
|HONDA HONORS INDIRECT PROCUREMENT SUPPLIERS; ANNUAL PURCHASES $1.5 BILLION IN OHIO AND INDIANA|
| ||Jun 18, 2015 - MARYSVILLE, OH -- Honda recently honored 16 suppliers that provide indirect products and services to five Honda automotive plants in Ohio and Indiana. Driven by record auto production in North America in 2014, Honda also announced that purchasing for Maintenance, Repair and Operational (MRO) services in the Central Region set a record of $1.5 billion for the fiscal year ending March 2015.
The MRO purchasing milestone resulted in the production of 905,485 automobiles in ...[Read more...]|
|2016 HYUNDAI SONATA PLUG-IN HYBRID EXPECTED TO DELIVER CLASS-LEADING 22 MILE ALL-ELECTRIC RANGE|
|• Exclusive Blue Link Smartphone App Controls Charging Schedule Remotely|
DETROIT, Jan. 12, 2015 – Hyundai launched its first plug-in hybrid vehicle today at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The 2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) is expected to travel up to 22 miles on electric power and can recharge in as little as two and a half hours with a Level 2 charger. Sonata Plug-in Hybrid will be built at the Asan, South Korea plant and will...[Read more...]
|2014 AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX - PREVIEW|
| ||The 2014 Formula One World Championship gets underway in Melbourne with the first race of the season, the Australian Grand Prix, held at the Albert Park circuit.
Driver / Senior Management Quotes
The Australian Grand Prix is always an exciting race and the fans are fantastic. They love their motorsport, so it's an event that every driver looks forward to. I'm excited about the new season not just as a driver but as a fan. As a fan, you want to see overtaking througho...[Read more...]|
|THE 2014 NISSAN LINEUP: CHARTING THE CHANGES|
|Following a banner 2013 model year that saw the introduction of all-new generations of the Nissan Altima, Nissan Sentra and Nissan Pathfinder, the parade of innovative all-new designs continues for 2014. Leading the way is the right-sized Nissan NV200 Compact Cargo commercial van (on sale now), the stylish entry-level Nissan Versa Note hatchback (on sale now) and the next-generation Nissan Rogue compact SUV (coming late 2013).
Also, the previously announced Pathfinder Hybrid model joins the P...[Read more...]|