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Hydrogen taxi driver…

Lee is a 61-year-old taxi driver in Seoul. He takes pride in being able to support his two kids, who both speak four languages,...

New 2.4-litre horizontally opposed four…

The eagerly anticipated all-new GR 86 made its global debut today at a joint online event between TOYOTA GAZOO Racing and Subaru Corporation. Toyota’s...

First Production Cadillac V-Series…

First Production Cadillac V-Series Blackwing Sedans Raise $430,000 for Black Ambition at Barrett-Jackson Auction High bids for the ultimate-performance CT4-V Blackwing and CT5-V Blackwing models...

DS 4 LA Premiere customers…

A few weeks after DS 4’s unveiling, a very exclusive LA PREMIÈRE Limited Edition model is being offered with an innovative reservation system. DS 4...

SEAT offers Dynamic Road Sign Display…

Technology which can read road signs could save drivers £327 million* in speeding fines according to new research by SEAT. The study of 2,000 UK...

ŠKODA introduced the Monte Carlo…

Jubilee for ŠKODA’s MONTE CARLO models: ten years ago, the Czech car manufacturer introduced a trim level named after the city district in the...

Audi brand’s first electric SUV…

Audi goes “back to its roots”: In Zwickau in Saxony, the birthplace of this long-standing German company, production of the Audi Q4 e-tron has finally started....

Accomplished racers and motor car…

Ben & Christine Sloss, car enthusiasts by day and endurance racers on the weekends, took delivery today of their latest Bespoke Rolls-Royce commission from...

Highly advanced chassis-ride comfort…

 Bentley Motors today releases details of the new Continental GT Speed – the most dynamic road car in Bentley’s 101 year history and ultimate...

Bluebird’s manufacturing in Europe…

Nissan's drive towards carbon neutrality is continuing at pace after the 100% electric LEAF overtook Bluebird production at the company's plant in Sunderland. The production...

Volvo Cars and technology company ECARX…

Volvo Cars and technology company ECARX are planning to set up a new joint venture for the development and commercialisation of a cutting-edge infotainment...

Team BMW’s trio of 330i M Sport…

Team BMW’s trio of 330i M Sport race cars will sport a new livery for the 2021 British Touring Cars Championship, all of them...

British Music Producer Remixes…

Lotus is working with a renowned British music producer, inspired by the engine note of the iconic Type 49, to develop a range of...

The Audi website displays personalized…

A personalized website, improved myAudi app features and additional consulting options: AUGI AG is making significant progress in the digitization of its sales. Audi...

Phantom Privacy Suite…

THE LUXURY OF PRIVACY In this highly connected digital age, privacy is an increasingly scarce luxury. Indeed, its rarity has elevated completely assured seclusion to...

AMG SL on final winter development drive

The new MERCEDES-BENZ "300 SL" (super-light) sports car model will be undertaking road trials in public for the first time this week. We are therefore delighted...

The intuitive, next generation…

Volvo Cars is introducing a range of upgrades to its iconic XC60 mid-size SUV, including the addition of the company’s new Android-powered infotainment system...

Coperni is a Parisian brand created by Sébastien

Committed to fashion Widely involved in the world of fashion through events with leading luxury labels and a successful partnership with the Fédération de la...

Croatian company develops and produces…

  The Croatian company develops and produces high-tech components for electromobility, including high-performance drives and battery systems. It also produces electrically powered super sports cars....

Custom interior features include hide…

Bentley Mulliner now offers its unique set of personal commissioning options across the entire Bentley model range, with the addition of the new Bentayga...

1.7M cars in the Group make up the swarm…

Audi is taking another step toward safer and more intelligent mobility. The premium carmaker is using high-precision swarm data for the first time to...

Core of the Bugatti Veyron and Chiron.

The heart and soul of any Bugatti model is its engine and signature power delivery. At the core of the Bugatti Veyron and Chiron1 is an...

BMW iX* and BMW i4 production powered by…

BMW iX* and BMW i4 production powered by hydroelectricity from Rivers Isar and Lech Electricity for BMW Group production is 100% green  Direct supply...

Triumph’s legendary modern classic…

Triumph’s legendary modern classic motorcycle family has been evolved for 2021, with a host of significant updates across the line-up, including enhanced performance, capability...

The All-New Renault Arkana has been awarded

The All-New Renault Arkana has been awarded the maximum five-star crash safety rating by the experts at Euro NCAP in its most recent round...

All-electric Mustang Mach-E highlights…

Have you ever seen a car beat gravity and accelerate from a standstill past a falling chandelier, differentiate between identical twins or launch head-to-head...

Lap Time at Fuji Speedway…

Many things are done differently in Japan, including the way track days are organised. Rather than sign up for an event with a third-party...

The competition for young researchers…

When eager children and young people do hands-on research, innovative and creative solutions for tomorrow’s world are the result: under the motto “Lass Zukunft...

New Mokka arrives in dealer network…

The new Opel Mokka has been available to order for some time and is now arriving at dealerships in parallel with the start of...

Renault is launching two new global…

Pioneer and leader in electric mobility for more than 10 years Renault has marketed ZOE, with more than 270,000 units sold since its launch. Renault is launching two new global advertising campaigns on ZOE....

Scania 540 S wins…

Last autumn, Scania participated in two comparison tests organised in Germany by European trade magazines. The results for the 1000 Punkte Test (1000 Point...

TVR on Dream: Grifith…

When settling on the specification for the all-new TVR we had certain essential criteria in mind. The new car had to be: British in every...

Porsche 911 is the highest-ranked model

The Porsche 911 is the highest-ranked model for trouble-free ownership in the J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS), released today. The Macan...

Resulted in 6-14 percent fuel economy…

ZF recently completed software upgrades to 740 New York City Transit busses to significantly improve fuel economy, resulting in an annual savings of approximately...

Bosch teams up with Microsoft…

Bosch teams up with Microsoft to develop a software platform to seamlessly connect cars to the cloud. The goal of this collaboration is to...

Koenigsegg Squad on the Track…

On top of launching the new Gemera and Jesko Absolut at our Geneva Online Event, we also announced that 2020 will be the year...

10 Coolest things VW…

 Dustin Krause, Director of e-Mobility for Volkswagen of America, Inc. highlights the ten coolest things you may not know about the all-new electric SUV.    

Feefo Trusted Service Awards 2021

Mazda UK has been awarded the coveted Feefo Gold Trusted Service Award, an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses for delivering exceptional experiences,...

Speed indication as monitoring…

Stuttgart. 160 vehicles and a total of 1,500 exhibits are presented in the varied permanent exhibition of the Mercedes-Benz Museum. The “33 Extras” are a particular highlight:...

First model built on all-new McLaren Carbon

McLaren Automotive, the British creator of luxury, high-performance supercars, has revealed the long-anticipated McLaren Artura at an exclusive and private event held in the...

Lexus has released the fourth in its short film

Lexus has released the fourth in its short film series celebrating craftsmanship: In Search of Takumi – Wood, in which artist Sally Burnett creates a...

Technological tour de force of innovation.

The Flying Spur W12 has been recognized in MotorWeek’s 2021 Drivers’ Choice Awards as the Best Dream Machine. Since 1981, MotorWeek judges the best...

Organised in collaboration with the Master’s Degree.

CASA SEAT is launching Literary Cafés this February, a cycle that aims to bring literature closer to the public through conversations with great authors of Spanish...

A sustainability-rich reimagination…

A VISION OF MODERN LUXURY BY DESIGN   Jaguar Land Rover will reimagine the future of modern luxury by design through its two distinct, British brands. Set...

The Digital World Premiere…

“Upgrade your comfort zone” – Mercedes-Benz will reveal the new C-Class under this claim in a digital world premiere on the Mercedes me media...

US DJ/producer MK curates an inspired…

MK will release his newest track ‘Lies’ by featuring the new song across the latest F-PACE campaign, live from 29 January. The producer features in...

Rimac C_Two Final Wind Tunnel Test

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b8n-zIPCx04&feature=youtu.be Over the last two years, we have been exposing three different generations of C_Two prototypes to a series of wind tunnel tests. The objective?...

ARES: Announces Striking S1 Project – Supercar

Initial photos reveal dramatic hypercar-inspired design S1 Project full scale model to be presented at Salon Privé at Blenheim Palace this month. Limited edition...

McLaren Senna GTR LM

MC Laren Senna GTR celebrate the five McLaren F1 GTRs that finished 1st, 2nd, 4th, 5th and 13th in the 1995 running of the...

SLX®+. A Performance Evolution…

The Hague, NL –  14 October 2020 – New high-performance cast vinyl product from Arlon Graphics available for fleet and vehicle applications. An all-season cast film...

RAISING THE BAR – THORNLEY KELHAM ENTERS PARTNERSHIP WITH RACE TECHNIQUES

Award-winning classic and vintage car specialist Thornley Kelham has bolstered its engineering, machining and engine-building facility thanks to a new partnership with Race Techniques....

DESIGN, ENGINEERING AND INNOVATIVE LEADERS…

16th September 2020, Coventry, UK – Renowned design and engineering consultancy, Paramex, has today announced that British designer, Wayne Burgess, is to oversee the group’s...

FRANK STEPHENSON CHARITY AUCTION IS NOW LIVE!

London, August 2020 – Frank Stephenson Design is delighted to announce that the charity auction of original design sketches from the popular “How I...

T.50 – Rewriting the supercar rule book

Chassis and body – carbon fibre throughout achieves rigidity and lightness The chassis and body of the T.50 are entirely constructed from high-grade carbon fibre....

Rimac Reveals All-New Production Line as C_Two Prototype Production Accelerates

Rimac Automobili has revealed the next stage in the development of the C_Two all-electric hypercar; a new production line. Based at Rimac’s recently opened...

Race car inspired: Energy optimisation at the heart of knowledge sharing

Groupe Renault is a pioneer and expert in electric mobility – the cornerstone of the Group’s current and future commitment to sustainable mobility for...

UK-based design students mentored by SAIC Motor and MG Motor UK

Three accomplished young designers, mentored by SAIC Design Advanced London, have secured all three podium spots in the European category of the 2019 SAIC...

The First Man Hackathon…

The first MAN hackathon involved 23 teams developing innovative solutions for all aspects of electric mobility, transport logistics and the future of the transport ecosystem. Two teams...

GT Sport Tech grade heralds updated 2020 Mazda MX-5…

The updated 2020 Mazda MX-5 is now available to order with both the Convertible and RF Retractable Fastback arriving in dealerships in February. Featuring...

New MINI Convertible Sidewalk Edition…

Limited edition convertible model launched with 150 available in the UK • Cooper S engine with MINI TwinPower Turbo technology produces 192hp, offered exclusively...

Safety at the limit for…

The distinguishing characteristic of an ultra-high-performance tire is not just the size – which is 18 inches in diameter or larger – but also its superior...

Low-friction gearboxes provide comfortable, effortless gear shifting

Luton – Vauxhall’s new Insignia consumes up to 18 per cent less fuel than the outgoing model thanks to powerful high-efficiency engines, with CO2 emissions as...

Hyundai is the first Uber Elevate partner with manufacturing capabilities

Uber and Hyundai Motor Company have today announced a new partnership to develop Uber Air Taxis for a future aerial ride share network and...

7 Amazing Details of The 2020 Lexus Rx…

Lexus designers, engineers and master craftspeople have invested exceptional efforts in creating the Lexus RX, the original Lexus crossover. Not only it is the...

Groupe Renault is developing a solution enabling automatic and secure interaction

With this new connectivity solution from Groupe Renault, users can now control their home’s connected objects directly from their vehicle’s dashboard, as well as send instructions...

Technology and Heritage Combine to Deliver on Rapidly Developing Consumer Demands

FCA is using CES 2020 in Las Vegas to demonstrate the company's newest technologies related to electrification, Uconnect user experience (UX) and connectivity in...

Proof of Concept for Developing Next-Gen Smart Navigation Solution

Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas, Inc. and TomTom (TOM2), the location technology specialist, today announced that they are collaborating on a proof of concept for the...

Bosch completes sensor portfolio for automated driving…

Stuttgart, Germany /Las Vegas, NV, USA – Good things come in threes – and automated driving is no exception. Before safe automated driving can...

McLaren Automotive acquires rights…

McLaren Automotive today reveals its new Ultimate Series roadster, the McLaren Elva. As the brand’s first open-cockpit road car, the Elva adds a new...

Turning out one car every 40 seconds requires precise coordination…

 When we think of a choreography we might imagine a performance by the Moscow Bolshoi Ballet or the London Royal Ballet School. But there...

First Curved OLED Display…

DETROIT — Cadillac today announced that the 2021 Escalade will showcase the first curved OLED in the industry with over 38 inches diagonal of total...

The driver in total control of sheer driving fun…

Automobili Lamborghini announces the Huracán EVO Rear-Wheel Drive (RWD): a visceral driving machine, delivering 610 hp (449 kW) of power at 8,000 rpm and 560 Nm of torque at 6,500 rpm to a lightweight car with rear-wheel drive and...

The Holographic Revolution…

Saab and Microsoft will be redefining how the world experiences training and education delivery through the creation of highly innovative applications for the Microsoft...

Turkey’s indigenous tank Altay to be ready in 2 years…

ISTANBUL Turkey's indigenous battle tank Altay will be used by the nation’s armed forces on the ground 24 months later, the head of the producer...

İmages of the production SUV GV80…

Genesis surprised us all on New Year’s Eve with the release of some more images of the production SUV GV80, and it looks a...

TomTom Maps Help Trucks…

TomTom (TOM2), Bosch and Daimler have announced their joint work on Daimler’s Predictive Powertrain Control (PPC), an advanced driver assistance system (ADAS), or smart cruise control, for commercial vehicles. Trucks use TomTom’s highly-accurate ADAS Map and Bosch’s electronic horizon to automate driving functions on highways...

ŠKODA works driver advises driving with foresight in challenging…

In rain or snow, driving in the winter months requires great care. It can become dangerous at temperatures around freezing because the conditions on...

Market launch of Audi Sport customer racing’s most powerful model

Green light for the fourth model range: Following the start of production, Audi Sport customer racing began deliveries of the first Audi R8 LMS...

BP to complete pilot plant in US in 2020 to prove the technology…

BP has developed an enhanced recycling technology, BP Infinia, that enables currently unrecyclable polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic waste to be diverted from landfill or...

Limited edition hybrid super sports car previews the future

At the Frankfurt Motor Show Automobili Lamborghini unveils the Lamborghini Sián: a hybrid super sports car delivering new technologies and unsurpassed performance in the...

Collective comprising designers…

An enchanting new Rolls-Royce Phantom has been commissioned by a Stockholm-based entrepreneur with an extraordinary passion for flowers. The patron, with a wife and...

The CUPRA Leon Competición is the first touring race car

CUPRA is once again innovating in the motorsport world with the first-ever pre-booking platform for a touring racing car. As CUPRA has motorsport in...

Sportscar of the year…

Readers of the magazine AUTO BILD SPORTSCARS chose the 375 kW (510 hp) strong top version of the Alfa Romeo Stelvio as the winner...

Rolls-Royce Pearl 15 receives US certification…

The Pearl® 15, the exclusive engine option for Bombardier’s Global 5500 and Global 6500 aircraft, has received its official certification by the Federal Aviation Administration...

Le Mans Winner Andy Wallace Has Been Testing Bugatti Models

When Andy Wallace gets into a new Chiron, he first adjusts the seat and steering wheel to fit him, then he presses the start...

New Datsun Automatic CVT versions arrive…

ROSSLYN, South Africa –The new Automatic CVT (continuous variable transmission) versions of the Datsun GO and GO+ have arrived, bringing with them better power delivery,...

Ford amassed over 40 awards for 10 different vehicles this year

This year has seen Ford of Britain receive a record number of awards for both its industry-leading vehicles and its forward-thinking campaigns on mental...

Review Lada Granta sedan…

Design ‘People’s car’ has now more striking and attractive design. LADA Granta inherited contemporary design of new LADA style. X-shaped elements of the front bumper, expressive design of...

New 3D display from Bosch…

The new 3D display creates a convincing three-dimensional effect that both drivers and passengers can see – without 3D glasses or eye tracking. This...

Mercedes-Benz is the most innovative premium brand…

Stuttgart/Bergisch Gladbach.  According to a study by the Center of Automotive Management (CAM), Mercedes-Benz is the leading premium brand for innovations in the period...

Generations in comparison…

To celebrate the anniversary of the series, guest author Fabian Mechtel sent two blue Porsche Panamera 4S on a journey from the Porsche Museum...

The champion’s invisible training methods…

“I apply myself fully to padel every day. I've been the world's number one for 16 years and 8 months in a row, but...

McLaren celebrates its Kiwi roots & welcomes latest Bruce McLaren

Two young engineers from New Zealand have arrived in England to begin an internship established in honour of McLaren’s Kiwi founder, Bruce McLaren. University of...

ABB showcases digital technologies at Marintec China 2019

ABB is showcasing a wide range of solutions for safe, efficient and sustainable ship operations at Marintec China 2019, Asia’s most authoritative B2B platform...

Five category wins in Carbuyer and DrivingElectric awards…

BMW is delighted to close a busy year with the announcement of multiple award successes and an extension of its Connected Music offering. Acknowledgement...

Golf, Puma and Juke join the ranks of top performers…

Euro NCAP rounds off a busy year with the results of ten more vehicles. Five stars were awarded to the Ford Puma, MG ZS EV, MG HS, Nissan Juke, VW...

Lotus Evija: Dynamic Test Notes…

Driver: Gavan Kershaw, Director, Attributes and Product Integrity, Lotus Cars Location: Hethel, Norfolk, UK Car: Lotus Evija engineering prototype #2   Pre-test notes: Latest shakedown follows extensive computer simulations, plus multiple sessions...

Changes to the all-electric model will improve battery performance…

Engineers have applied advanced technical insights from the Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY race series to optimise the management of battery, thermal and AWD systems to enhance...

Ford to use coffee bean waste to produce…

Coffee bean waste can be transformed into highly durable material that can be used in automobile parts. ISTANBUL  The U.S.-based automotive giant, Ford Motor Company, will...

IVECO Ambassador of Zero Emission Transport…

​IVECO celebrated the innovative French logistics operator as an early adopter of its natural gas technology and for being one of the very first...

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