2019 Talking Points: Meeke’s Return…

KRIS MEEKE'S ABRUPT SACKING BY CITROËN WAS ONE OF 2018’S BIG SHOCKS AND ONE THAT THREATENED TO END THE NORTHERN IRISHMAN'S CAREER. BUT GUESS...

From driving experience to experience the drive: Audi at the...

  Audi is bringing the thrill of a theme park into the car with “Audi Immersive In-Car Entertainment” “Audi Experience Ride”: technology combines VR content with...

UK productivity growth falls to two-year low for third quarter 2018

British productivity growth slowed to a two-year low during the three months to September last year, as economic output grew more slowly than the...

All set for open-top season – the new 911 Cabriolet

Six weeks after the Coupe’s launch, attention turns to the 911 Cabriolet. The open-top 911 continues in a decades-long tradition, established when Porsche unveiled...

Nissan’s Ghosn claims innocence in first appearance since November arrest…

Ousted Nissan Motor Co Chairman Carlos Ghosn declared his innocence in his first public appearance since his arrest in November, telling a Tokyo court...

Ford plans new wireless tech for cars starting 2022

Ford Motor Co  said on Monday it plans to roll out a wireless technology for its new vehicle models in the United States, starting...

UK new car sales slump ahead of Brexit “existential threat”

LONDON - British new car sales in 2018 fell at their fastest rate since the global financial crisis a decade ago, hit by the...

Tesla CEO Musk breaks ground at Shanghai Gigafactory to launch China...

SHANGHAI/BEIJING - Tesla Inc broke ground on Monday for its Shanghai Gigafactory where it plans to begin making its Model 3 electric vehicles (EV)...

UK stages mass truck trip to Dover to ‘war game’ no-deal...

MANSTON, ENGLAND - Britain began rehearsals on Monday for the upheaval of a no-deal Brexit by lining up 87 trucks at a little-used airport...

The Legend Lives On:Aston Martin V600 Reborn…

Spirit of the 1998 V8 Vantage V600 breathes again in a limited run customer commission V12 Vantage V600 ‘Q by Aston Martin – Commission’ to...

Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Voted Number One Crossover in German 2018 off...

Nearly 25,000 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross have been sold in Europe during the first ten months of CY 2018, and Mitsubishi Motors renowned 4WD expertise...

Alfa Romeo takes part in the Targa Florio Australian Tribute…

  The regularity competition that celebrates the legendary Sicilian motorsports race where the famous Quadrifoglio symbol was born will get under way in the State...

Nissan’s Kevin Fitzpatrick awarded CBE…

Sunderland, UK. – Kevin Fitzpatrick, Nissan's Senior Vice President for Manufacturing, Purchasing and Supply Chain Management in Europe, has been named a Commander of the Order...

2019 Chevrolet Camaro new challenger comes…

Chevy’s Mustang Fighter Gets A Few Nips And Tucks Chevy’s resident muscle car and Mustang fighter went under the scalpel for the 2019 model to bring...

Testing Times For Loeb…

SÉBASTIEN LOEB FACES A RACE AGAINST TIME TO FAMILIARISE HIMSELF WITH HYUNDAI MOTORSPORT'S I20 WRC AHEAD OF HIS DEBUT WITH THE SQUAD AT RALLYE...

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Takes The Luxury of Privacy To a New...

As the world’s leading luxury brand, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is best placed to understand and harness the many different possibilities of luxury for its...

The Fia And Jean Todt Celebrate Micheal Schumacher’s 50TH Birthday…

On the occasion of Michael Schumacher's 50th birthday, Jean Todt, FIA President said: "For his 50th birthday, affectionate thoughts for Michael Schumacher, the greatest F1 champion in...

The SEAT Apprentice School teaches all its students how to programme...

Martorell,  04 January 2019 The School offers a natural system for the students to learn different programming languages, by resolving challenges via a gamification platformCoinciding...

On autopilot into the future: the Audi vision of autonomous driving…

Audi to debut three at IAA 2017: The new Audi A8 is making its show premiere in Frankfurt. It is the first production automobile...

New Lexus LS-Based P4 Automated Drives Test Vehicle At Ces…

The Toyota Research Institute will introduce its new TRI-P4 automated driving test vehicle next Monday (7 January) at CES – the Consumer Electronics Show...

Kia Stinger Wins Evo Sports Saloon Of The Year…

  Kia Stinger commended for its driving dynamics Stunning grand tourer is the first rear-wheel car in the UK from Kia Win comes after a successful year...

BMW Motorsport News – Issue 46/2017…

Whether in the DTM, the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, or countless other championships: Week after week BMW teams and drivers around the world do...

Arctic Trucks Toyota Hilux pass all terrain adventures…

For humanitarian aid workers working in remote areas, reliable transport is essential and workers must be confident that their vehicle and the essential supplies...

German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg sues Volkswagen for damages – FAZ

FRANKFURT - The German Federal State of Baden-Wuerttemberg is seeking damages from Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) after local authorities purchased VW diesel vehicles which now face...

Japanese prosecutors want Ghosn to sign confession, says son: paper

PARIS - Japanese prosecutors want Carlos Ghosn, the detained auto executive who oversaw an alliance that sold 10 million vehicles a year, to confess...

Mercedes aims to be among top two players to scale autonomous...

FRANKFURT  - Mercedes-Benz’s is not aiming to be the first manufacturer to develop a self-driving car but it wants to be among the first...

UK plans rehearsals for no-deal Brexit amid fears of road, port...

LONDON - Britain will begin rehearsals for the possible chaos of a no-deal Brexit on Monday by testing how the road network copes with...

“Every day, I visualise myself finishing the Dakar,

LONG LIVE PERU The 41st edition of the Dakar kicked off proceedings as riders, drivers and crews submitted themselves to the ritual of administrative and...

New Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport featuring natural-fibre body parts

 Three years after the premiere of the first Cayman GT4 Clubsport, Porsche now unveils its successor: The new 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport represents a...

Automakers close out 2018 with drop in U.S. new vehicle sales…

DETROIT  - Major automakers on Thursday posted a weak finish to 2018 for U.S. new vehicle sales as the industry braced for what is...

Almost a third of Norway’s car sales in 2018 electric in...

OSLO, Jan 3 - Almost a third of new cars sold in Norway last year were pure electric, a new world record as the...

Tesla shares dive after Model 3 delivery falls short of estimates,...

Tesla Inc  shares sank 8 percent on Wednesday after the electric car maker delivered fewer-than-expected Model 3 sedans in the fourth quarter and cut...

Porsche Motorsport enters into a multi-year partnership with PUMA

Stuttgart/Herzogenaurach. As of January 1st, 2019, Puma, the globally active sports lifestyle brand, has become the exclusive technical partner of the whole Porsche Motorsport team...

Hyundai flags tough 2019 as U.S., China demand stays slow

South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Group flagged another year of tepid car sales growth on the back of a slow 2018, saying trade protectionism adds...

Test: Mercedes-Benz Unimog U4023

The Unimog U 4023 – the standard for perfection in off-road terrain It is only the most demanding of routes in extreme off-road terrain that...

Tesla names close Musk friend Larry Ellison to board

Tesla Inc on Friday named Oracle Corp co-founder Larry Ellison, a shareholder and self-described close friend of Chief Executive Elon Musk, to its board...

Interesting Accidents at Nürburgring 2018…

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Japan court extends Ghosn detention by 10 days…

TOKYO  - A Japanese court on Sunday extended for 10 days the detention of ousted Nissan Motor Co chairman Carlos Ghosn, who is facing...

Hyundai sees Russia auto market growth slowing in 2019

MOSCOW - South Korea-based carmaker Hyundai Motor Co. expects growth in the Russian auto market to slow sharply next year, the head of its...

JAGUAR LAND ROVER OPENS THE DOOR FOR EASIER ACCESS WITH AUTOMATIC...

Jaguar Land Rover has developed the ultimate car door that opens automatically as the driver approaches or can be operated by gesture control. The mobility...

South Korea to file complaint against BMW for ‘delayed’ response to...

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s transport ministry said it would file a complaint against German luxury carmaker BMW (BMWG.DE) with prosecutors for allegedly delaying...

Elon Musk says Tesla to pay customers for missed tax credits…

Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) chief executive Elon Musk said the electric car company will reimburse customers if delays to car deliveries cause them to miss...

A BRAND-NEW LIVERY FOR BOTH C3 WRCs

Spearheaded by Sébastien Ogier – Julien Ingrassia and Esapekka Lappi – Janne Ferm, Citroën Total WRT’s C3 WRCs will be adorned with new colours...

Win a One-Of-A-Kind Lamborghini® Blessed and Signed by Pope Francis

Has your dream been to own a Lamborghini? Well this is your chance! A very special Lamborghini Huracán is within your reach, one customized...

Aston Martin And Waldorf Astoria: Where Sports Car Performence Meets Service...

Two luxury iconic brands to collaborate on the creation of extraordinary moments through new, global partnership 4 December 2018, Cannes, France: Aston Martin Lagonda and waldorf...

Luxury Range Rover Gets Even More Refined…

An enhanced engine line-up joins the state-of-the-art PHEV to deliver greater performance and efficiency. New 275PS 3.0-litre SDV6 diesel joins engine line-up in Europe Revised driver-assistance...

The iconic bends of Monza traced in the ancient sand of...

The new BMW X5 challenges the rugged desert of Morocco. The Monza circuit, one of the most famous in the world, reproduced on a...

Unique McLaren P1™ GTR by McLaren Special Operations commemorates 1988 Ayrton...

20 Dec 2018 McLaren Special Operations (MSO) completes unique McLaren P1™ GTR bespoke commission in celebration of 30th anniversary of Ayrton Senna securing his maiden...

Great deals on cars, vans and accessories at Vauxhall’s sales event…

VAUXHALL GIVES CUSTOMERS A GENUINE REASON TO DITCH THE IN-LAWS THIS FESTIVE SEASON Wed, 19/12/2018 - 00:15   Save £500 on models across Vauxhall’s award-winning range Don’t miss...

Nsx GT3 Evo to Compete Globally in 2019…

Honda Motor Company is pleased to announce that an enhanced NSX GT3, designated the NSX GT3 Evo, will compete on racetracks throughout the world...

New vehicle introduction, displays and EV cafe…

2018/12/20 YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan will return to CES in 2019 with a display that demonstrates the future of driving and the electrifying potential of Nissan...

Scottish Water chooses the Renault Kangoo Z.E. 33 for its first-ever...

SCOTTISH WATER LOOKS TO PURIFY ITS FLEET WITH THE AID OF THE ALL-ELECTRIC RENAULT KANGOO Z.E. 33 Scottish Water chooses the Renault Kangoo Z.E. 33...

We Wish You Merry Driftmas and a Hethel New Year…

While many look back over the year during the festive season, Lotus looks sideways in the #DriftmasEvora. Delivering a Christmas tree with a 410hp sleigh,...

Mitsubishi Shogun 4X4 Light Commercial Vehicle Of The Year 2019…

The Mitsubishi Shogun Sport Commercial has been named 4x4 Light Commercial Vehicle of the Year 2019 by the influential commercial vehicle title What Van?...

London’s Air Ambulance stays on course with ŠKODA…

Milton Keynes, 27 November 2018: With the requirements for a high level of practicality, reliability and durability, the Octavia estate vRS was chosen by London’s...

An Amazing Year For Seat…

  SEAT will remember 2018 as the year that saw the birth of CUPRA, the launch of the Tarraco and record sales and financial results The...

The right six: Audi confirms drivers for DTM…

  Audi Sport enters new turbo era in DTM with proven driver squad Sextet with 32 DTM victories, 26 pole positions and 42 fastest laps DTM Champions...

Bridgestone launches the VX-TRACTOR for maximum traction and a long working...

Bridgestone has launched its latest addition to the ultra-high-performance agricultural tyre segment: the VX-TRACTOR. This high-traction tyre recognises the need users have for longer wear...

Ogier Will MissTitle Fight With Loeb…

SÉBASTIEN OGIER IS DISAPPOINTED HE WON’T GET THE CHANCE TO GO HEAD-TO-HEAD WITH HIS OLD RIVAL SÉBASTIEN LOEB FOR THE WRC TITLE IN 2019. The...

All-New Bentley Continental GT Convertible: The Pinnacle Open-Top Grand Tourer…

Third generation model represents all Bentley knows about creating the world’s definitive Grand Tourers Beautiful, roof up or down, GT Convertible’s flowing, elegant exterior styling...

Lamborghini Christmas Drive…

Sant’Agata Bolognese/Bruneck, 20/12/2018 – 2018 was an exceptional and truly momentous year for Lamborghini, full of successes and marked by the introduction of its third...

Advertising Campaign for 120 Years of Opel Automobile Production…

  New 360-degree campaign marks beginning of Opel anniversary year TV and social media ads feature “120 Year” special editions 120 years of innovative technologies from Opel Rüsselsheim. ...

Mercedes-Benz Global Fashion Engagement Overview…

For 23 years, Mercedes-Benz has been a dedicated supporter of the fashion industry, sponsoring select fashion weeks and events internationally, devising programs to support...

Volvo Cars’ award-winning line-up proves three design heads are better than...

They jointly established Volvo Cars as one of the world’s leading premium car brands. Thomas Ingenlath, Robin Page and Maximilian Missoni worked closely together...

VW Grand California To Make Uk Debut at Caravan, Camping And...

Dec 20, 2018 All-new Crafter based campervan makes UK debut at NEC in February Grand California Volkswagen’s first vehicle in the six-metre class New car extends brand’s...

The Fiat Range on Show in the Squares of Turin under...

The Fiat range goes on show under the lights of Luci d'Artista, the open-air contemporary art exhibition that every year, from October to January,...

BMW Group and Daimler AG plan next steps for joint mobility...

Making personal freedom the focus of sustainable urban mobility. +++ Regulatory approval marks important milestone for joint venture. Munich/Stuttgart. The BMW Group and Daimler AG are...

The PEUGEOT eF01 bicycle wins the JANUS Industry Award…

Mon, 17/12/2018 - 12:00 The French Institute of Design awarded this label to the PEUGEOT eF01 electric folding bicycle during the ceremony held on 17...

The new Porsche 718 T – reduced to maximum driving pleasure…

 With the 718 T, Porsche has transferred the puristic design of the 1968 911 T to its range of two-seater sports cars. The new...

New Citroen C5 Aircross Suv: “The Comfort Class Suv”…

Tue, 18/12/2018 - 11:00 - Recently selected as a finalist in the European election of the car of the year New C5 Aircross SUV today...

Bram Schot to be the new Chairman of the Audi Board...

  Appointed as of January 1, 2019 Audi Supervisory Board Chairman and Volkswagen CEO Dr. Herbert Diess: “We have laid important groundwork for Audi’s future orientation.” Peter Mosch, Deputy...

Mercedes-Benz receives award from Euro NCAP: The A-Class is awarded best...

Fuel consumption combined: 4.5-4.1 l/100 km; Combined CO2 emissions: 118-108 g/km* Löwen/Stuttgart. Best vehicle tested this year and best in class in the small family...

MAN Truck & Bus UK building the future with continual investment…

MAN Truck & Bus Broxburn, the MAN Truck, Bus and Van dealership covering the expansive areas of the West Lothian, the Borders, Berwick-upon-Tweed, East...

Opel’s Hometown to Become “Electric City”: Rüsselsheim to Have Highest Charging...

Strong electric-mobility package: Up to 1,300 charging points in 20 Environmentally friendly and cost-effective: Extensive use of renewable energy and minimum grid extension User-friendly: Transport researchers...

Wim- Championship Titles For Women in Motor Sport…

Women have claimed Championship titles in two of motor sport’s most diverse disciplines this month, again demonstrating that there is a pool of top...

Land Rover Reveals New Discovery…

New Discovery is highly desirable with unrivalled capability and technology like no other. It has been designed from the outset to enable Land Rover...

New Aston Martin Vantage GT3 Takes First Podium İn Gulf 12...

Partner team Beechdean AMR secures third in end-of-season enduro Two Vantage GT3s in the top ten and all three make the distance New Vantage GT4 takes...

The Sea Drive Concept by PEUGEOT and BENETEAU wins the JANUS...

Mon, 17/12/2018 - 09:30 The Sea Drive Concept, designed by the PEUGEOT Design Lab for BENETEAU, received this award from the French Institute of Design...

New Ford Edge Suv Uses Artificial Intelligence to Help Improve Grip...

  New Ford Edge sports utility vehicle debuts a new artificial intelligence-based all-wheel drive disconnect system that helps improve traction and improve fuel efficiency All-wheel drive...

Wrc Drivers: Who’s in And Who’s Out?

DUBBED THE 'SILLY SEASON', THE TRANSFER WINDOW FOR WRC DRIVERS TO JOIN NEW TEAMS IS TRADITIONALLY SHORT AND SWEET. The post-2018 closed season has been...

Person Of The Year 2018…

  China Newsweek” magazine honors Hahn’s role in the development of the automobile and components industry in China over the past 40 years under its...

New Seat Tarraco Detects Cyclist With Aim of Reducing İncidents…

The new 7-seat SUV features technology to detect the presence of cyclists Technology aims to cut down on the 8% of road incidents that involve...

The New Macan…

It is no longer just about mobility. We do not simply drive in order to travel from A to B. Along the way there...

Hermann Gassner Jr wins inaugural TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Trophy…

Hermann Gassner Jr is the first winner of the new-for-2018 TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Trophy, having beaten competition from TOYOTA GT86 racing and rally drivers...

Formula E: latest news and miscellaneous info from Ad Diriyah…

On Saturday, the new Formula E season starts in Ad Diriyah. The race track in reality is even more challenging than in the simulator...

Abarth 124 Rally – A Memorable 2018 Season…

The Abarth 124 rally wins the FIA R-GT Cupdriven by the French pair of Astier-Vauclare, as well as the European R-GT Championship Victory in the...

Isuzu D-MAX Triumphs in The 2019 what van awards…

Birmingham 14th December 2018 – The multi award-winning Isuzu D-Max has been awarded What Van? ‘Pick-up of the Year’ for the second consecutive year, a testimony to...

The Mini John Cooper Works GP Concept. Built For the few…

EXPERIENCE A NEW POWER. Taking things to the extreme, our designers and engineers are driven by their ambition to create a uniquely track-focused racer. They...

Partnership Between Generali Country Italia And Fiat Chyrsler Automobiles For Connected...

Generali Country Italia and the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Group have signed a letter of intent, the first step in a business and technological partnership...

The ŠKODA KODIAQ vRS – a performance SUV with vRS genes…

The ŠKODA KODIAQ vRS is the first SUV in ŠKODA’s sporty vRS family and also the new spearhead of the Czech car manufacturer’s SUV...

24 Hours of Daytona: Alessandro Zanardi completes first test with BMW...

Preparations for Alessandro Zanardi’s (ITA) guest appearance at the 24-hour race at Daytona (USA) have entered the critical phase. On Saturday, the BMW works...

Daimler Trucks welcomes uniform VECTO procedure…

Information on fuel consumption and CO2 emissions for all newly produced trucks as of January 1, 2019 Calculation with VECTO simulation tool - uniform procedure for...

First Keys Delivered For All-New Peugeot 508 First Edition…

Friday, 14 December 2018 First motorists get their hands on the all-new PEUGEOT 508 First Edition model in Middlesex All-new PEUGEOT 508 First Edition revealed at...

England Rugby League players gear up with All-New Dusters…

Dacia, Principal Partner of England Rugby League, has provided a fleet of All-New Dusters for England players to drive during the Autumn Test series   The...

Rally: Two historic Golf and the Polo GTI R5 in action…

  Volkswagen will take part in the legendary Ice Race in Zell am See Rally: Two historic Golf and the Polo GTI R5 in action Champions: Romain...

The all-new BMW 8 Series Coupe…

Sports car dynamics fused with luxury and refinement. • Uncompromising performance from a new 530hp V8 petrol or 320hp six-cylinder diesel engine. Distinctive new...

F1, Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport, FIA Prize Giving Gala…

After an exciting and challenging Formula One season, Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport was yesterday awarded the trophies that represent the culmination of a season of...

Citroen Reveals Top Driving Tests…

CITROËN REVEALS TOP DRIVING TEST TIPS AS PASS RATE FALLS UNDER TOUGH NEW REAL-WORLD RULES New rules introduced to better prepare learners for a lifetime...

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Senior international automotive executive Geoff Dowding joins Lotus

Lotus is delighted to announce the appointment of Geoff Dowding as Global Sales and Aftersales Director, reporting to Lotus Cars CEO, Phil Popham. Geoff joins...

Alfa Romeo Racing F1 driver Antonio Giovinazzi will start the race…

Alfa Romeo will once again be the Automotive Sponsor at the historic re-evocation of the 1000 Miglia, the legendary competition described by Enzo Ferrari...

Lexus Reveals Spectacular LC 500H ‘Matte Prototype’…

Lexus has unveiled the LC 500h 'Matte Prototype', a new prototype of the flagship coupe of the brand, at the 2019 Barcelona Motor Show....

Mazda forecasts continued global growths…

Mazda Motor Corporation today announced its global full-year financial and sales results, reporting global sales of 1,561,000 vehicles during the twelve-month period that ended...

The cult of Luftgekühlt…

“Luft came out of nowhere – I went to the first one in Venice Beach and it was just 12 cars around the corner...

Available in dealerships from 1st July 2019…

The new Subaru Levorg offers estate car practicality with permanent Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive confidence. Refreshed for 2019, Levorg comes equipped with a 2.0L naturally...

Heavenly Music at Home of Rolls-Royce for Cathedral Fundraiser

The Home of Rolls-Royce recently played host to a spectacular evening of music and conversation, in support of the Chichester Cathedral Roof Restoration Appeal. Attended...