|MASERATI ALFIERI WINS CAR DESIGNS OF THE YEAR AWARD FOR 2014 CONCEPT CAR OF THE YEAR|
|Wednesday, 4th March 2015 – Last night, the Maserati Alfieri Concept was announced as '2014 Concept Car of the Year' at the prestigious Car Design Night in Geneva, organised by Car Design News and attended by the industry's leading automotive designers.
The Alfieri Concept was first unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show 2014; a striking 2+2 concept car celebrating the brand's centenary, with the name Alfieri commemorating the most prominent of the founding Maserati brothers. The concept ca...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN ANNOUNCES PRICING OF 2015 GOLF MODELS, STARTING AT $17,995|
|The seventh-generation version of VW's worldwide best seller offers more space, less weight, and increased efficiency at an even better value
◾Pricing starts at $17,995 for the two-door Golf Launch Edition model with manual transmission
◾New TDI® S model reduces Clean Diesel entry pricing by more than $3,000
◾New available technology including Forward Collision Warning and Automatic Post-Collision Braking System
◾Room for five with a larger trunk than any midsize sedan
◾New 1.8-liter TSI® e...[Read more...]|
|VOLKSWAGEN ANNOUNCES PRICING FOR 2014 PASSAT SPORT|
|◾Black roof, black mirror caps, sport seats and interior carbon trim add to Sport's unique look
◾Available with new EA888 Gen 3 1.8-liter turbocharged and direct-injected four-cylinder engine
◾Will arrive in showrooms in early 2014
◾Starts at $28,495 with a six-speed automatic transmission
Herndon, VA –Volkswagen of America, Inc., announced today that it will offer a production version of the Passat Performance Concept shown at the 2013 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS)...[Read more...]|
|FIAT BRAND WINS 'BEST SMALL CONVERTIBLE' AT SAMA CONVERTIBLE AWARDS FOR THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR|
|June 7, 2013 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - The Fiat 500 Abarth Cabrio was recognized as the 'Best Small Convertible' during the third annual 'Topless in Miami' Convertible Awards on Thursday, June 6, by the Southern Automotive Media Association (SAMA). It is the third time that the FIAT brand has been awarded this honor. The Fiat 500c by Gucci Edition won in 2012, as did the Fiat 500 Cabrio during the inaugural event in 2011.
The Chrysler 200 Convertible was named 'Best Full-size Convertibl...[Read more...]|
|Lcp 2000 - Yesterday's Future Turns 30|
|Lightweight materials, alternative fuels, extremely low fuel consumption - key words for the car of today. Yet, these were the very properties that formed the basis for the LCP 2000, Light Component Project. This was a concept car study aimed at the future and the environment, presented by Volvo Car Corporation (Volvo Cars) in the late spring of 1983, 30 years ago.
The idea for the LCP was born in 1979, partly out of an electric car study which Volvo Cars did in 1976 led by genial engineer Ro...[Read more...]|