Saturday 17 November, 2018
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Category Archives: Autos
BMW M8

BMW is conducting final tests on the M8 coupe before it heads to series production. The automaker has revealed that the car will pack more than 600 hp from its twin-turbocharged V-8 engine. The potent flagship is now undergoing testing at the...

By Howard Johnson on Nov 12th, 2018
2019 Volkswagen Beetle

Puebla, Mexico, where Volkswagen has built cars since 1965, has been a home to the VW Beetle for more than 50 years. Long after production of the original Beetle ended in Germany in 1974, the car continued to be built in Puebla and sold in Mexico—until...

By Steve Weichel on Nov 8th, 2018
Tesla

Tesla has announced a new parking feature for some of its cars. Elon Musk took to Twitter to make the announcement instead of via press releases or media appearance. In a series of tweets, he wrote: Tesla advanced Summon ready in ~6 weeks!...

By Howard Johnson on Nov 5th, 2018
Jaguar F-Type

Jaguar’s first sports car, the XK 120, debuted in 1948, right in the midst of Britain’s postwar recovery efforts. Since then, the company has had decades of success building everything from lightweight roadsters to record-setting...

By Steve Weichel on Nov 3rd, 2018
Audi dealer Vindis

It’s that time of year again – Christmas! While you may have already started your shopping for gifts for your loved ones, Audi dealer Vindis are on hand to offer a little bit of advice if you’re struggling to think of what to get a motoring...

By admin on Nov 1st, 2018
2019 Ford Ranger

Ford will have more than 150 performance parts and accessories available for the new Ranger when it goes on sale early next year. To preview these offerings, the automaker is introducing seven custom Rangers ahead of this year’s SEMA show...

By Howard Johnson on Oct 29th, 2018

Car accidents can cause several different types of injuries. Even those collisions that seem minor can cause someone to get hurt. The extent of the injuries depends on a range of factors including the force of the collision, where passengers were seated in the vehicle and whether the occupants were wearing seat belts. Some injuries are more common than...

Hyundai

Over the coming years, Hyundai will work to make sure that each of the cars in its range has its own visual identity. That’s what Chris Chapman, senior chief designer at Hyundai Design Center, told journalists at the 2019 Hyundai Kona...

By Howard Johnson on Oct 16th, 2018
Honda Smart Intersection

As the Honda Pilot is about to enter the intersection a specially built HUD (heads-up display) flashes an orangish yellow with an image of an ambulance. Seconds later an actual ambulance that, moments before, the driver could not see barrels...

By Steve Weichel on Oct 7th, 2018
Diesel Cars

The German carmaker Porsche says it will stop making diesel cars, and concentrate on petrol, electric and hybrid engines instead. It follows a 2015 scandal in which its parent company, Volkswagen, admitted it had cheated emissions tests for...

By Steve Weichel on Sep 24th, 2018