World Premiere Of The I.D. Vizzion In Geneva Volkswagen Shows The Potential Of Its New Range Of I.D. ModelsThe I.D. VIZZION supports the Volkswagen claim for future individual mobility. Its electric drive system makes the car clean in road traffic, and its automatic driving control will make it safe and much more comfortable. At the same time, this innovative concept car at the Geneva International Motor Show demonstrates how elegant and emotional the design of a vehicle of the future can be. Inside the I.D. VIZZION, a completely new feeling of driving and living is created without a steering wheel or visible controls.
Byers SR-100The Byers SR-100 represents one of the finest designed American sports car bodies of the 1950s. The Byers SR-100 was the cover car of the February 1957 Road and Track magazine. Road and Track editor/owner John Bond, asked the question - 'Is this the world's most beautiful sports car?'
DAYTONA, Fla. — In its inaugural season, the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 opened with a win in the Daytona 500, the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series opener. Austin Dillon, driver of the No. 3 DOW Camaro ZL1, took the lead
Toyotas Open Strong At DaytonaToyota's Denny Hamlin was the highest finishing Camry in Sunday's Daytona 500 – with a result of third – while three Camry drivers led laps in The Great American Race, including Hamlin, Martin Truex Jr. and Erik Jones.
Camry driver Hamlin continued his restrictor plate s
Dodge Fuels Mile-High NHRA Nationals As New Title Sponsor•Dodge becomes title sponsor of NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event in Denver •2018 Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals Powered by Mopar marks 30th year of FCA US LLC sponsorship of top-level drag racing at Bandimere Speedway •Dodge also returns for third-consecutive year as title sponsor of Dodg
Kurtis KK-500Californian Frank Kurtis made significant marks in the auto racing world during the 1940's and 1950's. Twenty-four of the thirty-three starters for the 1952 Indy 500 were Kurtis chassis! In 1953, Kurtis began producing the 500S, the 500KK, and the 500M sports cars, all based on the 1953 Indy Roadster frame and suspension parts.
Rolls-Royce To Grace The Slopes Of Courchevel And St. MoritzThe ongoing relevance of Rolls-Royce is built on an unrivalled dialogue between the marque and its patrons. The world's leading luxury house has a profound understanding of the lifestyles enjoyed by its clientele, and attends some of the world's most desired locations during the season to keep in cl
Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) today marked its 50th Anniversary with a ceremony for its 500+ employees at the automaker's Cherry Hill, NJ headquarters (HQ) conducted by President and COO, Thomas J. Doll.
An FCA US investigation discovered the Brake Transmission Shift Interlock (BTSI) may ove
Bocar StilettoOf the three Bocar Stilettos known, this is the only one running and is Bob Carnes' 'factory' race car built to compete with the Scarabs. Carnes entered drag races, road races and hill climbs including Daytona and Pikes Peak. In 1961, his factory burned and the Stiletto was damaged.
The Mystery Car Revealed: Shelby's Lonestar 'Cobra III' Debuts At 2018 Amelia ConcoursThe sole Shelby Lonestar,created in secrecy a half-century ago as a replacement for the legendary 427 Shelby Cobra, will make its international concours debut at the 23rd annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance on March 11, 2018. Based on the GT40 chassis the Ford V-8-powered mid-engine coupe was assembled in England during 1968 and wore the name 'Cobra III' in internal Shelby documents.
Thursday 15 February, Gaydon: A new Aston Martin online shop has opened its virtual doors at shop.astonmartin.com. The new shop is the best destination to purchase anyt
Honda At Geneva Motor Show: Hybrid, Electric And Sport•Honda set to debut new generation CR-V for Europe at Geneva Motor Show •Urban EV Concept returns alongside Tokyo show star Sports EV Concept and NeuV concept •Motorsport display includes Civic Type R TCR and a range of racing machines across two and four wheels
Part of its mission to create a 'cleaner, safer, fairer' world, Nissan is addre
Triple BTCC Champion Shedden Switches To Wtcr With Audi & WrtThree-time British Touring Car Champion Gordon 'Flash' Shedden will race an Audi RS 3 LMS in the inaugural World Touring Car Cup (WTCR) this year. The Scotsman who celebrates his 39th birthday today (15 Feb), will compete for Belgian WRT Racing in what is likely to be a 30-race season.
Volkswagen Group Assumes Pioneering Role In Rapid Road Safety ImprovementGroup-wide roll-out of WLANp standard in volume models from 2019 will soon create a broad-based network of information on local traffic risks •Active and cooperative safety systems will significantly enhance road safety and improve traffic flow •Standard equipment on new models without additional
Toyota Recalls Certain Camry And Lexus RC F, GS F And LC 500 VehiclesPLANO, Texas (Feb. 14, 2018) – Toyota Motor North America, Inc. today announced that it is conducting separate safety recalls in the U.S. of approximately 11,800 Model Year 2018 Toyota Camry vehicles and approximately 9,900 Model Year 2015 - 2018 Lexus RC F, Model Year 2016 – 2018 Lexus GS F
Alfa Romeo Announces Pricing For All-New 2018 Stelvio QuadrifoglioWorld's Fastest Production SUV Starts at $79,995 MSRP •Stelvio Quadrifoglio continues to highlight Alfa Romeo's performance expertise with best-in-class 505 horsepower and segment-leading V-6 torque, powering it from 0-60 mph in an estimated 3.9 seconds with a top speed of 176 mph •State-of
FCA Canada Reveals Unique-To-Canada 2019 Ram 1500 Sport•Built exclusively for Canada, 2019 Ram 1500 Sport features unique exterior design cues, interior treatments and custom options, plus 5.7-litre HEMI® V-8 power •Monochromatic exterior with all-black badging, plus unique all-black interior, seats and accents •Stronger and lighter, the all-new 2019
The All-New 2019 BMW X4. The Eye-Catching AthleteToday, the second generation BMW X4 is making its debut as the BMW X4 M40i and the BMW X4 xDrive30i. The 2019 BMW X4 with sportier proportions, with wider tracks, the latest generation suspension settings, a lower center of gravity and improved aerodynamics.
The Volvo XC60 beat all-comers in this competitive market sector based on its blend of refinement, safety and technology.
Alex Grant, editor of Fleet World commented: 'Volvo's XC60 is a reflection
Rev Up For Romance•Brits believe having a nice car is more important than a sense of humour •Half of woman want their date to pick them up, the old fashioned way •One in ten would not go on a second date if the car was dirty
It's not just your personal style, generosity and charm that matter these days when it c
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has recognised the achievements of its top perf
Škoda Auto's Success Continues In January•Best January of all time: ŠKODA AUTO increases worldwide deliveries to 103,800 vehicles (+10.7%) •Markets: Double-digit growth rates in Europe (+13.7%), Russia (+26%) and India (+13.8%) •Models: Deliveries of ŠKODA CITIGO increase by 19.1% in January, FABIA by 7.2% •New SUV models KODIAQ and KA
Aston Martin St Athan: Phase I Construction Now Complete•Construction of 'Phase I' of Aston Martin's new St Athan facility complete •Work continues on conversion of three super hangars into a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility •Aston Martin SUV to start production in Wales in 2019
14 February 2018, St Athan: Phase I of Aston Martin's ne
High Wycombe, 14 February 2018 – The Hyundai KONA Electric has been tipped as
Elegantly Waisted – The New Audi A7 SportbackNew Audi executive class five-seat coupé employs the latest hallmarks of Audi design and technology to stunning effect •New Audi A7 Sportback now available to order priced from £54,940 OTR, with first deliveries expected in April •Available as a 55 TFSI (3.0 TFSI V6 petrol with 340PS and 50
Milton Keynes – Volkswagen finished 2017 as the second largest car brand in the UK. Reaching this position for the firs
Renault To Open First Dedicated Electric Vehicle Concept Store In Europe•Renault will open its first Renault Electric Vehicle Experience Centre on 16th February in Stockholm, Sweden. •This new concept store will allow Renault to engage with the general public on the subject of electric motoring in a busy urban location. •In addition to getting a chance to view Renault
Dynamic Safety Zones For Safe Cooperation Between People And Robots•A new take on human-robot cooperation (HRC): Group Production demonstrates prototype for cooperation between people and industrial robots without rigid safety barriers •Industrial robots help people lift heavy loads •Interactive safety zones guarantee safe working for employees
Hyundai Tucson Ranked Most Dependable Small SUV By J.D. PowerFOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 14, 2018 – Hyundai's Tucson received the distinct honor of most dependable Small SUV by J.D. Power in their 2018 Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS). Released today, the annual Vehicle Dependability Study shows Tucson ranked highest in its class, beating out leadin
Feb 14, 2018 – ATLANTA -- Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today released the latest in a series of vignettes called 'Greatness Lives Here' (GLH) in which the company recognizes local Atlantans who have a heart of gold and are going above and beyond in their effor
HERNDON, VA (February 14, 2018) — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Volkswagen Atlas has earned Good Housekeeping magazine's 2018 Best New C
Four-Door Mercedes- AMG GT Coupe Aerodynamics TeaserFinal tests will be carried out in the wind tunnel before the new member of the AMG GT family has its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show. It is already clear that the new family member is also a fine aerodynamic performer.
Bonhams European sale season got off to an impressive start yesterday, 8 February, at Le Grand Palais in Paris. The marathon sale lasted more than 7 hours, and achieved a total of €14,930,317 with 77% of lots sold.
1955 Alfa Romeo 1900 CSSThis one-off Alfa Romeo 1900 CSS was first presented by designer Gian Paolo Boano, son of Boano's founder Felice Mario Boano, at the 1955 Turin Motor Show. It is similar to the Boano-bodied Alfa 6C 3000 CM of Argentinian president Juan Peron.
Name Of New High-Sided Vehicle To Be Rolls-Royce CullinanThree years ago in the pages of The Financial Times, Rolls-Royce announced to the world that it would create an all-new, high-sided car that would redefine luxury travel by making it Effortless, Everywhere. Since that day the world has waited, anticipating the arrival of this mould-breaking new Rolls-Royce. Today, the wait is almost over as Rolls-Royce confirms that its new motor car will be called Cullinan.
New Features For The Mercedes-Maybach S-ClassThe luxury brand combines the perfection of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class with the exclusivity of Maybach. Now the top model from Mercedes-Benz is even more refined. A new radiator grille, optional two-tone paintwork and new exclusive colour combinations in the interior ensure an even more majestic look.
The New Mercedes-AMG G 63The AMG 4.0-litre V8 biturbo engine now also replaces the previous 5.5-litre V8 biturbo engine in the G 63. It generates 430 kW (585 hp) in this model, and delivers a maximum torque of 850 Nm.
BMW Group Global Achieves Best-Ever JanuaryMunich. Following its seventh consecutive year of record sales, the world's number one manufacturer of premium vehicles started 2018 with another record: the BMW Group has never sold so many cars in January as in this year. A total of 169,538 customers took delivery of a BMW, MINI or Rolls-Ro
Spartanburg, S.C. BMW Manufacturing announced today that it exported 272,346 BMW X models from the Spartanburg plant during 2017. Nearly 87 percent of these Sports Activity Vehicles and Coupes were exported through the Port of Charleston w
Stuttgart/Geneva. Mercedes-Maybach stands for the ultimate in exclusivity and individuality. The luxury brand combines the perfection of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class with the exclusivity of Maybach. Now the to
Name Of New High-Sided Vehicle To Be Rolls-Royce Cullinan13 February 2018, Goodwood - Three years ago in the pages of The Financial Times, Rolls-Royce announced to the world that it would create an all-new, high-sided car that would redefine luxury travel by making it Effortless, Everywhere. Since that day the world has waited, anticipating the arr
BMW Group Achieves Best-Ever January•Sales increased in all major sales regions •BMW Group deliveries up 3.8% to 169,538 units •BMW sales increase by 3.4% to 148,400 vehicles •MINI brand sales climb 7.0% to 20,929 cars •BMW 5 Series sedan sales grow by 39.6% •BMW Group electrified vehicle sales increase by 36.7%
Seat Achieves Record Sales In JanuaryBest start to a year •SEAT sells 38,900 cars in January. 20.4% more than in the same month in 2017 •Spain, Germany and France post double digit growth and the new Arona boosts results •SEAT arrives in New Zealand and is now present on all five continents
More Award Success For The Kia Picanto And Sportage•Kia Picanto awarded Best City Car at the Fleet World Honours 2018 •Kia Sportage wins Best Used Car for a third consecutive year at AM Awards •Both cars come with Kia's industry-leading seven-year/100,000 mile warranty
Following another successful year for Kia, the all-new Picanto and Sportage
The PEUGEOT 3008 SUV has added to the growing list of awards it has accumulated since its launch in January 2017 by winning 'Best Medium SU
Škoda Achieves Double Success At Fleet World Honours•ŠKODA takes home two awards at annual Fleet World Honours •The ŠKODA Superb retains its title of Best Upper Medium Car for the third-year running •The seven-seat Kodiaq takes the title of Best Large Family Car •Practicality, performance and value were determining factors in the judging process
Seat Secures Most Improved Fleet Manufacturer Award•Fleet World Honours 2018 accolade demonstrates advances in service levels and product range •Brand's progress marked by outstanding true and overall fleet sales in 2017 •SEAT moves into top 10 rankings for true fleet sales and overtakes close rivals •New models, greater market coverage and servi
Toyota Leads Parade During Philadelphia Eagles CelebrationPHILADELPHIA (Feb. 12, 2018) – A Toyota Tundra served as the pace car for the championship parade in Philadelphia last week celebrating the Eagles victory in the big game on Sunday, February 4th. A 2018 Tundra CrewMax TRD Off-Road was fully wrapped with Eagles iconography against a black exte
Season Openers Prove SuccessfulToyota's Denny Hamlin qualified on the front row for the Daytona 500 Sunday – scoring his highest-ever start in The Great American Race while Doug Kalitta won the NHRA Top Fuel event in Pomona and, while Toyota drivers battled for win at New Smyrna to cap off a successful weekend for Toyota.
The Heart Of Puerto RicoToyota de Puerto Rico pulls together to help their dealers and each other in the wake of Hurricane Maria
Four months after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, Nancy Navales is on a phone interview talking about the storm's aftermath.
Her voice seems not just happy, but hopeful.
Maven City Car Sharing Launches In Toronto•Maven continues its North American growth by launching in Canada's largest city. •Members can seamlessly access cars through a mobile app, including locating, reserving and unlocking them. •Maven's Toronto members will have access to the right cars in the right places.
The Good Housekeeping Institute (GHI) collaborated with Car and Driver magazine, sifting thr
1950 Veritas SP-90From 1948 to 1950, the Veritas was the two liter car to beat on the European racing scene. The Veritas-BMW Hemi six-cylinder engine and four-speed transmission outclassed and out ran the competition during these years, collecting 30 victories and eight National Championships.
1955 Studebaker To Be Auctioned To Benefit CharityThanks to a generous gift by an anonymous donor and the efforts of Mr. Stu Carpenter of Copley Motorcars, the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance Foundation is working together with RM Sotheby's to sell this 1955 Studebaker at auction.
Four-Door Mercedes- AMG GT Coupe TeaserShortly before its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show, numerous trial vehicles of the new, four-door Mercedes-AMG sports car are undergoing testing all over the world.
'The new Polestar headquarters will be the heart and home of our growing team,' said Thomas Ingenlath, Chief Executive Officer of Poles
Happy Birthday Dacia! Celebrating Five Years In The UK•Dacia is celebrating five years in the UK in 2018 •Since launching in 2013, Dacia has sold more than 120,000 vehicles in the UK •Five years after launch Dacia still offers the most affordable cars in the UK •To celebrate its UK anniversary, Dacia is launching a new disco inspired film, 'Dacia Wa
The C3 WRCs Head For Swedish Winter WonderlandThe second round of the World Rally Championship and the only event on the WRC calendar exclusively contested on snow and ice, Rally Sweden is something of an exercise in tightrope walking. To bolster its efforts to perform well in Scandinavia, Citroën Total Abu Dhabi WRT is entering a third C3 WRC
'Audacity Drives To Excellence' - The DS 7 Crossback Launch Campaign•DS 7 CROSSBACK is making its UK debut on TV on Sunday 18 February at 9.00pm ahead of the eagerly anticipated new series of Homeland on Channel 4. •The SUV from DS is the first of a new-generation of all-new DS products. •DS, the brand launched in 2014, is from Paris and distinguished by embodying
It's Official: Another Guinness World Record Ratified!•Silverstone Classic sets another mega-milestone •Record-breaking parade of McLarens now officially sanctioned •Fitting milestone to mark 80 years since Bruce McLaren's birth •Cost-saving Early Bird tickets available until the end of March
The superlative Silverstone Classic has witnessed yet
Bruce Willis And Jay Kay Owned Dodge Charger For Sale•1969 Dodge Charger owned by global movie superstar Bruce Willis as a gift from first wife the actress Demi Moore •Pop legend Jay Kay then bought it from Bruce Willis and imported it to the UK •Being offered for sale publically for the first time ever in the UK at the Silverstone Auctions Race Ret
Spring Into Springtime With An 18 Reg SsangyongDate: February 2018 •Six model range of SUVs, four-wheel-drives, a pick-up and an MPV •0% finance offers available on Tivoli, Tivoli XLV and Korando •Prices from just £13,495 or £149 per month for the Tivoli SE •Class leading 5-year limitless mileage warranty
SsangYong offers one of th
Go Round The World With The MG Zs!If you're looking to embark on the ultimate adventure, but can't decide what vehicle to choose, then look no further than MG Motor UK's brand-new Compact-SUV, the MG ZS. The MG ZS comes with a fully-transferable 7 year/80,000-mile warranty – which is enough to circle the globe three times*.
Range Rover Sport Is First SUV To Climb To Heaven's Gate•Performance SUV climbs towering 45-degree, 999-step staircase in world-first Dragon Road challenge •Range Rover Sport shows it's dynamic breadth of capability on one of the world's most challenging driving roads before tackling the epic climb to Heaven's Gate rock arch in China •Range Rover Sport
Four-Door Mercedes- AMG GT Coupe TeaserShortly before its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show, numerous trial vehicles of the new, four-door Mercedes-AMG sports car are undergoing testing all over the world. With the new model, the sports car and performance brand in Affalterbach is adding a four-door coupe to the AMG GT family.
•A new $25 million investment brings Ford's total investment at Kentucky Truck Plant to $925 million and allows the company to increase manufacturing line speed; c
Seat's Impressive Momentum Continues Into 2018•SEAT sells 4,203 cars in January 2018 – up 9% versus previous year •Strong sales performance sees Barcelona-based brand maintain its momentum from 2017 •New Arona compact crossover already significantly ahead of SEAT's own UK sales forecast
Fresh from breaking UK sales records across the board
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 9, 2018 – Hyundai is one of the leading brands for Top Safety Pick+ and Top Safety Pick awards in 2018, with a total of eight models being recognized. The 2018 Hyundai Elantra has earned the highest saf
Driving Impressions (brief update) : 2018 Hyundai Elantra LimitedLast year marked a major update for Hyundai's popular Elantra. I then tested the Value Edition and was quite impressed. This year I drove the top of the line Limited. Like the SE, the SEL and the Value Edition, it's powered by a fuel injected 147 hp, 2.0 liter DOHC 4 cylinder. All can use the same 6-speed automatic transmission. Alternate transmissions and powerplants are used in Elantra's Sport and Eco models.
2018 Subaru Motorsport ActivitiesTokyo, February 9, 2018 — Subaru Corporation and its motorsport subsidiary Subaru Tecnica International Inc. (STI; President Yoshio Hirakawa; located in Mitaka, Tokyo) announced an overview of Subaru Motorsport activities for 2018.
Competitors gearing up for another record-breaking Silverstone Classic (20-22 July) are once again being offe
Start Your Engines: It'S Time For The London Classic Car Show•The capital's celebration of the world's greatest classic cars •Four-day extravaganza starring more than 700 of the world's finest •Grand Avenue parades featuring 60 specials bring show to life •TV star Philip Glenister curates Rogue's Gallery of Getaway Cars •2018 Icon Award honours 1992 F1 Wo
Kia Motors has won three prestigious 2018 iF Design Awards, reinforcing the brand's reputatio
Leading The Way – The New Volkswagen Touareg•The Volkswagen flagship: the brand's statement on design, technology and dynamic handling •A success story: around one million Touareg sales in the first two vehicle generations •World premiere: 23 March 2018 in Beijing
Wolfsburg (Germany) – Volkswagen is kicking off the new automotive
Aston Martin Racing Confirms Two-Car GTE Pro Assault On 2018/19 FIA WEC•New Vantage to make competition debut at TOTAL Six Hours of Spa-Francorchamps •Nicki Thiim, Marco Sørensen and Darren Turner share #95 Vantage GTE •New signings Alex Lynn and Maxime Martin paired with Jonny Adam in #97 •Paul Dalla Lana, Mathias Lauda and Pedro Lamy to defend GTE Am world title
Toyota Rolls Out 'Start Your Impossible' Global CampaignToyota Rolls Out 'Start Your Impossible' Global Campaign that Reflects the Olympic and Paralympic Spirit of Encouragement, Challenge and Progress Commercials to Air During Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018
YOKOHAMA, Japan – The Nissan Note took the No. 1 spot in Japan's new car sales rankings for January, as the popularity of the e-POWER electrified powertrain helped make the model the best-selling compact ca
Ram And Mopar Customize The All-New 2019 Ram 1500 At Chicago Auto Show•New Ram 1500 Mopar products, including 2-inch lift kit, off-road wheel flares, off-road beadlock-capable wheels and off-road style running boards, enhance all-new 2019 Ram 1500 •Unique new Mopar Ram Rack adds all-purpose utility with safe and secure storage of lifestyle equipment and gear •Additi
Drag Racing Legend 'Big Daddy' Don Garlits Joins Nitro Revival LineupMONTEREY, Calif., February 9, 2018 — 'Big Daddy' Don Garlits is a name that is synonymous with drag racing. The legendary Top Fuel Dragster driver and builder from Ocala, Fla., accumulated 144 wins, 17 championships, and numerous performance records in a career that dates back to 1950. Garlit
Bugatti Supercars Steal the Show at RM Sotheby's €23.75 Million Paris SaleRM Sotheby's enjoyed a fantastic night at its fifth annual Paris sale (7 February), bringing in a sale total of €23,745,225 with 83 percent of the 84 lots successfully sold. Demonstrating continued interest in low-production modern-era hypercars, the 2017 Bugatti Chiron was the night's top seller, achieving an incredible €3,323,750, while a 2005 Maserati MC12, one of just 50 ever built, took second billing at a final €2,001,875. Proving that blue-chip post-war classics also remain very much in demand, the beautiful and remarkably original 1958 BMW 507 Roadster Series II rounded off the top three, realizing €1,776,875.
Hyundai Reveals 2018 Sonata Hybrid And Plug-In Hybrid Models At Chicago Auto ShowThe new Sonata Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid feature a comprehensive exterior and interior redesign, safety, suspension and new and improved infotainment and connectivity features. The 2018 Hybrid and Plug-in will be produced in Asan, Korea, with Hybrid availability in the first quarter of 2018 and Plug-in availability in the second quarter of 2018.
Chicago Auto Show Reveals Comprehensive Social Media CampaignCHICAGO (Feb. 7, 2018) - With more than one million sq. ft. of exhibit space, nearly 1,000 of the latest cars, trucks and SUVs, three indoor test tracks and a wide variety of interactive exhibits, there are plenty of memories to make and photos to share at the nation's largest auto show.
Renault To Partner The French Formula 1 Grand PrixRenault is revving up its preparations for the return of Formula 1 racing to France at Circuit Paul Ricard (Le Castellet) later this year, after confirming an official partnership with the Grand Prix de France Public Interest Group (GIP). Groupe Renault's presence over the grand prix weekend will be
CHICAGO (February 8, 2018) – The Windy City has always been the Mazda MX-5 Miata's second home, serving as the launch pad for its world debut at the 1989 Chicago Auto Show and the site of numerous MX-5 'firsts.' This year, it's
All-New 2019 Volkswagen Arteon Makes U.S. Debut At The Chicago Auto ShowThe all-new Volkswagen brand halo has the space of a mid-sized sedan married to the sleek design of a premium coupe, as well as innovative technology and driver assistance features •Arteon is based off the award-winning MQB architecture •Arteon features a wide, planted stance, short overhan
Fiat Brand Introduces All-Turbo 500 Lineup For 2018•All 2018 Fiat 500 models now come standard with 1.4-liter MultiAir Turbo engine and 33 percent more horsepower than last year's model •2018 Fiat 500 Pop and Lounge offer standard performance braking system and suspension, ParkView rear backup camera, sport spoiler and additional exterior upgrades
NEW YORK (Feb, 8, 2018) - Lexus is continuing its commitment to the fashion industry by returning as the Official Automotive Partner of NYFW: The Shows for the February 2018 season, which they have been a le
Cigarette Racing 515 Project OneHot and Cool: Formula 1 feeling on the water with the Cigarette Racing 515 Project ONE inspired by Mercedes-AMG. The latest collaboration between Mercedes-AMG and the Cigarette Racing Team will be revealed at the Miami Boat Show on Thursday, February 15, 2018
Herndon, VA — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Atlas was named Best Large Utility in the 2018 MotorWeek Drivers' Choice Awards. The awards were announced at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show,
(MAHWAH, NJ) – February 8, 2018 – MotorWeek, television's original automotive magazine, has named the all-new 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Velar 'Best Luxury Utili
Record-Breaking BTCC Championship Winning Cosworth For Auction•1990 Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500 'Group A' winner driven by Robb Gravett, Mike Smith and Stig Blomqvist •Record-breaking season with nine wins, eight pole positions and eight fastest laps •In storage for 20 years and now being offered for sale by Silverstone Auctions
Excitement Builds For Coys' Upcoming Two And Four Wheel Auctions In London•High-octane weekend with simultaneous shows taking place under one roof at London's ExCeL •Classic and sports car auction to be held at Historic Motorsport International in association with the London Classic Car Show on Saturday17th February •Motorcycle auction to be held at MCN Carole Nash Lond
Milton Keynes – Just a few weeks into 2018 and already one of the most keenly anticipated new cars of the year is making its debut in Volkswage
2018 Retromobile Show: Renault Celebrates 120 Years Of 'Easy Life' MotoringRenault's stand at the 2018 Retromobile Show – which runs at the Paris Porte de Versailles exhibition centre in Paris, France, from February 7th to 11th – will see Renault celebrate its 120th anniversary with a display of 20 vehicles that marked their respective eras by meeting the needs of motorists and making their lives easier.
Well-proven attributes, new dimension in connectivity and variety: Mercedes-Benz presents the third generation of the Sprinter •New Sprinter can be ordered now and is available from June •Front-wheel drive extends the available options, variability reach
Epps's announcement means Matrix will field four cars in its debut Clio Cup season with Aaron Thompson, Andy Wil
Seat: The Art Of CraftFashion on wheels •British master tailor Nick Allen creates interiors for new models by hand •Uses 30 km of thread every year on the stitching for seats, steering wheels and gearknobs •Colour customisation now a huge part of interior design
There are over 30 kilometres of thread each ye
Drivers Take Their Eyes Off The Road 7% Of The Time•PEUGEOT used eye-tracking technology to analyse where drivers look as they drive •Results found that motorists have the road in their eye-line 93% of the time* •Over a one-hour journey at 30mph, distance travelled while looking away from the road is equal to the length of almost 32 football pitch
Jason Plato Remains With BMR For 2018BMR Racing are pleased to announce that double British Touring Car Champion Jason Plato will remain with the team for the 2018 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship in the Subaru Levorg.
Last year saw the BTCC legend celebrate his 50th pole position and his 96th win in the series. Titled th
2018 Retromobile Show: Renault Celebrates 120 Years Of 'Easy Life' MotoringRenault's stand at the 2018 Retromobile Show – which runs at the Paris Porte de Versailles exhibition centre in Paris, France, from February 7th to 11th – will see Renault celebrate its 120th anniversary with a display of 20 vehicles that marked their respective eras by meeting the needs of motorist
MG GS Now Available On Motability SchemeMG Motor UK's spacious SUV, the MG GS, is now available through the Motability Scheme. For an advanced payment of under £300, you can enjoy all the benefits the MG GS brings, including the 483 litres of boot space, more than enough for transporting everything you need for those special family getawa
Jaguar Restarts Production Of Legendary D-Type Race Car•Jaguar has built its first 'new' D-type racing car in more than 60 years •25 cars will be hand-built at Jaguar Land Rover Classic Works in Warwickshire, UK •Shortnose and Longnose bodywork derivatives will be created according to client preference •First D-type created by Jaguar Classic will be
Pirelli P Zero And McLaren Senna: A Shared Journey From Track To RoadMilan, February 7, 2018 – Pirelli and McLaren have started a new chapter in their long-standing technical partnership, which will be one of the most challenging in history. Namely, Pirelli has developed tires to guarantee the very highest performance levels on and off track for the new McLare
CHICAGO (Feb. 7, 2018) – Luxury buyers can now enjoy the confidence of all-wheel drive with the performance and efficiency of the RX 450hL. Set to go on sale at dealers in April, the new three-row crossover once aga
CHICAGO (Feb. 5, 2018) – The purest expression of Lexus performance, that was the goal of the Lexus 'F' performance brand when it was introduced in 2008. Every vehicle with an 'F' badge would set new standards
ATLANTA, Feb. 5, 2018 -- Porsche has been putting together an unprecedented future development plan: By 2022, the sports car manufacturer will invest more than six billion euros in e-mobility, focusing on both plug-
BP and Groupe Renault through Renault Sport Racing have today announced a significant strengthening of their relationship, which will see the global energy company continue its support of the Renault Sport Formul
MG Named Uk'S Best Performing Car Brand•MG outperforms UK car market, with January sales up 130% •In 2017 MG's new car sales were up 6% year-on-year •Sales success due to MG ZS 7-year warranty and MG3 and GS 5-year warranty •MG Motor UK's product range represents extremely good value for money
MG Motor UK has announced an exception
Range Rover Velar And Jaguar E-Type Zero Win At GQ Car Awards 2018•Jaguar Land Rover has won two awards at the GQ Car of the Year Awards 2018 •The newest member of the Range Rover family, the Velar, won the 'Climb Every Mountain in Luxury Award' •Jaguar E-type Zero, a Jaguar icon reinvented with a zero emissions powertrain, won 'Best Use of Electricity Since the
Learn The Racing Line With New BMW Driving Experiences•Drive everything from the BMW M140i to the new BMW M5. •Two programmes will be available: Introduction to Performance and the Masters of Performance. •Highlights include: Handling activities including learning to drift and safe driving practices in a BMW M2 and the new BMW M5, hot laps with a pro
Hyundai Motor Reveals First Images Of The Santa Fe•The New Generation Santa Fe is an elegant SUV with class-leading roominess. •Hyundai Motor's D-SUV connects with the new SUV family appearance and features an expressive and powerful front. •Innovative safety features underline Hyundai Motor's approach to making advanced technology more accessibl
Global Consolidated vehicle sales totaled 6,678,279 units, an increase of 34,893 units compared to the same period last fisca
50 Iconic Porsches Now On Display At Petersen Automotive MuseumOn February 3rd, the museum officially debuted 'The Porsche Effect' in the Mullin Grand Salon. Featuring the German brand's most historically significant street and race cars, the all-new exhibit and vault tour represents the most comprehensive Porsche display outside of Stuttgart.
Sprinter World Premiere In Duisburg•Well-proven attributes, new dimension in connectivity and variety: Mercedes-Benz presents the third generation of the Sprinter •New Sprinter will be available by the end of 2018 in the US market •New connectivity services make fleet management significantly easier •Detailed improvements with a m
Nissan NPT-90Nissan realized that incoming competition from Toyota and Jaguar meant that a new car was needed to be able to defend their championship. NPTI, Nissan's North American motorsports division, was therefore tasked with construction of an all-new car, abandoning the original Lola-based GTP ZX-Turbo chassis.
Hyundai Showcases World First Self-Driven Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle•Level 4 autonomous driving fuel cell electric vehicles self-drive 118 miles from Seoul to Pyeongchang •NEXO fuel cell electric vehicle completes South-Korea's longest level 4 autonomous driving demonstration •Hyundai to commercialise level 4 autonomous vehicles in smart cities by 2021 •Hyundai p
The first ePrix held in Chile was a real cliff-hanger that kept the cr
Kia Motors To Support Forces TV In The Alps For The Sixth Consecutive YearKia Motors (UK) Ltd is proud to sponsor Forces TV at the 2018 Inter Services Skiing and Snowboarding Championships in France, for the sixth year in a row. A team of four will complete the 12 hour journey to Meribel in a Sorento, loaned to them by Kia, loading every corner of the 605-litre boot capac
Farnborough, UK – 5 February 2018 – BMW Group in the UK has announced the selection of five start-ups for the BMW Innovation Lab 2018.
The start-ups will now undertake a 10-week residency at
Orders Open For The New Fiat Tipo S-Design•S-Design combines sporty styling with renowned practicalities of the Tipo •Available in both the hatchback and station wagon guise •Next-generation UConnectTM 7-inch HD LIVE infotainment system with UConnect Link, Apple Car Play and Android Auto, glossy black details, exclusive 18-inch alloy whee
DS Automobiles Announces Alain Descat As Its New Managing Director UK•DS Automobiles UK has appointed Alain Descat as its new Managing Director •This is a new position and comes at a key time with the arrival of the DS 7 CROSSBACK – the first of a new generation of DS vehicles •Alain is currently DS Brand Development Director for the Benelux region (Belgium, the Ne
PLANO, Texas (Feb. 3, 2018) – Toyota is returning to the 2018 Super Bowl like never before using sports to unite and inspire during three ads in the most-watched television event of the year. The final spot to be released is
•Sixty-second 'Jeep Jurassic' video stars Jeff Goldblum and the all-new 2018 Jeep® Wrangler •Thirty-second 'Anti-Manifesto' puts spotlight iconic all-new 2018 Jeep Wrangler capability •Thirty-second 'The Road' video features the new 2019 Jeep Cherokee •S
Hyundai's Super Bowl LII Commercial: 'Hope Detector'60-Second Super Bowl Commercial Captured the Emotional Surprise for Millions of Hyundai Owners Who Made an Impact on Pediatric Cancer •Link to Hyundai's Super Bowl LII Ad: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=wJJqGh2HLM8
Statement From FCA US About Ram Truck Brand 'Built To Serve'February 4, 2018 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - It is 50 years to the day that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave such a tremendous speech about the value of service. Ram was honored to have the privilege of working with the Estate of Martin Luther King Jr. to celebrate those words during the largest
The Mercedes-Benz A-Class - The Benchmark In The Compact ClassThe new Mercedes-Benz A-Class is as youthful and dynamic as ever, but grown-up and comfortable like never before. It completely redefines modern luxury in the compact class, and revolutionises interior design. Technologically the new A-Class not only takes first place thanks to MBÚX – Mercedes-Benz Úser Experience: it also offers a number of functions that were previously the preserve of the luxury class. In certain driving situations, it is able to drive semi-autonomously for the first time, and MÚLTIBEAM LED headlamps are available on request.
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 1, 2018 – Despite another standout month for total SUV and Tucson sales, Hyundai Motor America reported
Mercedes-Benz USA Reports January Sales Of 25,307Feb 1, 2018 – ATLANTA -- Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported January sales of 25,307 units, compared to 25,527 vehicles sold during the same period last year. Mercedes-Benz Vans reported best-ever January sales with 2,191 units (up 6.9%) and smart reported 105 units, bringing the MBUSA g
ATLANTA, Feb. 1, 2018 -- Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), importer and distributor of the Porsche 911, 718 Boxster and Cayman, Panamera, Cayenne, and Macan model lines, today announced January 2018 ret
Volvo Reports January SalesROCKLEIGH, N.J. (February 1, 2018) - Volvo Car USA, LLC, (VCUSA) reported U.S. sales of 5,567 vehicles for the month of January, a 60.5 percent increase from January 2017.
Continuing the trend of the previous month, the top seller for January 2018 was XC90 with 2,149 cars sold, a rise of 3
Jaguar Land Rover Reports US Sales For January 2018•Jaguar Land Rover U.S. sales reach 9,050 units in January 2018 making it the second best ever January retail month •Land Rover achieves its best ever January retail month with 6,446 units surpassing the previous record set in 2017 •The Range Rover Velar, with 1,522 units sold in January, maintain
New Nissan Leaf Turns Up The Charge At Electric Avenue•UK sales of new 2018 Nissan LEAF start today •The new model was photographed on Electric Avenue in Brixton – the UK's first electrified shopping street •UK-made LEAF is produced at Nissan's Sunderland plant •Sales of the zero-emissions model start in the same week London reached the annual legal
Citroën Celebrates Two Iconic Anniversaries At Retromobile 2018During the 2018 Rétromobile Classic Car Show, Citroën will be celebrating two iconic models: the 2CV, which debuted in 1948 and is turning 70, and the Méhari, launched in 1968 and turning 50 this year. The two anniversaries will be marked with original works of art by Stéphane Gillot at the event wh
Special Camp Jeep® With Preview Of The All-New Jeep Wrangler•Fifth edition of the largest Jeep Owners Group (JOG) event will take place on 14-15 July, 2018 •The event will draw Jeep owners and fans from across Europe to celebrate the arrival of the all-new Jeep Wrangler, available to test drive •Online registration, location and programme will be available
JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia – Celebrating Saudi Arabia's historic decision to grant women driver's licenses, Nissan recently offered a group of young women the chance to get behind the wheel for the first time – with a surprise
February 2, 2018 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - FCA US LLC will air five commercials during this Sunday's (2/4) Super Bowl LII broadcast. The first spot will air during the first quarter; the second and third spots will air in the second quarter; the
Total sales for the month amounted to 43,439 cars, compared with 35,475 cars a year earlier. Sales of the new XC60 a
Auburn Is 'The Amelia's' Honored Classic In 2018Auburn's fabled boattail speedster is the car everyone pictures when the classic Indiana marque is mentioned. Only in the Jazz Age lubricated by the social privations of the Eighteenth Amendment could such an exquisitely and outrageously shaped automobile be created.
Škoda Vision X: Urban Crossover Studyhe concept of the urban crossover transfers the characteristic features of ŠKODA's successful SUV models to another vehicle segment. The ŠKODA VISION X is celebrating its world premiere at the International Motor Show 2018 in Geneva.
Renault Unveil Latest Fleet Offers•Headline offer of the award-winning B-segment crossover - Captur TCE 90 Dynamique Nav from just £150 per month •Clio Dynamique Nav 1.2 16V 75 from just £138 per month •All-electric ZOE i Z.E.40 Dynamique Nav from £296 including battery rental •New RCI Driving School offers, monthly rentals start
A 1959 Austin A35 HRDC spec race car owned by former Dragons' Den star Theo Paphitis is being offered for sale b
Affordable Road Sports Race Returns To Silverstone Classic•Full line-up of 21 spectacular races confirmed for 2018 festival •Established favourites share spotlight with exciting new additions •Saturday showdown for special grid of reasonably priced classics •Cost-saving Early Bird tickets available until the end of March
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Mg Zs Joins Motability SchemeMG Motor UK's brand-new Compact-SUV, the MG ZS, is now available to lease on the Motability Scheme, meaning you could drive away in the stylish SUV from as little as a £45 advanced payment.
On offer for the advanced payment, and 100% of the weekly allowance, the MG ZS is available to people on th
Renault Introduces New Easylife PackRenault is launching a new EasyLife Pack that aims to make the life of its owners as easy as possible with a comprehensive peace of mind offering that is available on all new Renault cars. The EasyLife Pack provides reassurance that an owner's car will be maintained by officially trained technicians
Renault Pro+ Commercial Vehicles Introduces New Easylife PlanRenault Pro+ Commercial Vehicles is launching a new EasyLife Plan that aims to make the life of its owners as easy as possible with a comprehensive peace of mind offering that is available on all new Renault Commercial Vehicles. The EasyLife Plan provides reassurance that an owner's commercial vehic
New Design And Engineering Partnerships For Aston Martin In China•Aston Martin Design Lab in Shanghai to be created with Tongji University •Engineering partnership with Sinomach Automobiles including placement of graduate engineers in the UK •New partnerships form part of Aston Martin's recently announced Trade and Investments in China worth £620m
DETROIT — General Motors (NYSE: GM), which ended 2017 as the automaker with the fastest-growing crossover sales in the United States, today rep
FCA US Reports 2018 January Sales•FCA January retail sales rise 2 percent to second highest level in 17 years •Fleet sales reduced 50 percent year-over-year •Total sales decline 13 percent year-over-year
February 1, 2018 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - FCA US LLC today reported sales of 132,803 vehicles, a 13 percent decrease
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Volkswagen Of America Reports January 2018 Sales Results•Sales totaled 24,744 units, an increase of 5.2 percent compared to January 2017 •Sales of the Chattanooga-built Atlas totaled 4,303 units •Sales of the all-new 2018 Tiguan totaled 6,336 units •As the company expands its model lineup to include more family-friendly SUVs, SUV sales attributed to 5
IRVINE, Calif. (February 1, 2018) – Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today reported total January U.S. sales of 24,962 vehicles, representing an increase of 15.0 percent versus January of last year. Popularity of Mazda's cro
Nissan highlights: •Nissan Division sales also set a January record at 112,903 units, an increase of 12%. •Co
FCA Canada Reports 2018 January Sales•Jeep® brand sales up 28 per cent, sets a January record •Jeep Wrangler sales up 196 per cent, sets an all-time record •Total sales of 17,761 decline 4 per cent year-over-year February 1, 2018 , Windsor, Ontario - FCA Canada today reported sales of 17,761 vehicles, a 4 per cent decrease comp
American Honda Reports January Sales Results•Honda Pilot notches 5th straight monthly gain with 62% jump in January •Honda HR-V hits new January record as sales climb 10% for the month •Honda Civic rises 2.8% on heels of all-time annual record •TLX and RLX lead Acura cars to 9.3 percent gain in January, bucking industry trend
With its first full month of deliveries the updated 2018 QX80, INFINITI's premium full-size SUV, had its best January, with an increase of 5% to 1,830. The QX60 premium crossover also h
BMW Group U.S. Reports January 2018 Sales•BMW Group sales increase 3.5 percent in January 2018. •BMW brand sales increase 5 percent. •MINI brand sales decrease 5.6 percent. •Sales of BMW Group electrified vehicles total 1,145 in January 2018, accounting for 5.2 percent of vehicles sold in the U.S.
IRVINE, Calif., February 1, 2018 – Powered by an 11.8-percent rise in retail sales compared to the same period last year, Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced January sales of 35,628 vehicles. The mont
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