Hot News
Archive for January, 2018

Nissan Europe Announces Senior Management Change

On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
Nissan Nissan in Europe today announced that Ken Ramirez is appointed Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing. Effective February 1st 2018, Ramirez will lead all sales and marketing efforts for Nissan in the region, with a focus on driving profitable growth whilst progressing the company towards its goal of becoming the most desirable Asian car brand ...

Volkswagen’s New EV Charging Network Aims To Rival Tesla’s

On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
Electrify America is the Volkswagen-bankrolled organization that exists to atone with regulators for the automaker’s diesel scandal, and it’s gearing up to install thousands of chargers across the United States in an effort that is expected eventually to outdo Tesla’s Supercharger network as the biggest vehicle-charging infrastructure buildout ever. A Brand-Agnostic and (Mostly) Future-Proof Network ...

Toyota Surpasses 3,000 Mirai Fuel Cell Sales in California

On Saturday, January 27th, 2018
Toyota Mirai Toyota Mirai, one of the world’s first mass-produced hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles, has surpassed 3,000 sales in the Golden State. Having reached this new milestone, Mirai make up more than 80% of all hydrogen fuel cell vehicles in the United States. “Toyota remains at the forefront of developing and deploying hydrogen fuel cell technology, ...

ABB And City Of Davos Pave The Way To Sustainable Mobility Through E-Vehicle Innovation

On Thursday, January 25th, 2018
ABB Davos For this year’s annual World Economic Forum, the city of Davos and ABB have teamed up in a long-term partnership to provide e-infrastructure for public and private transportation. Davos residents and WEF guests can experience the pioneering TOSA bus for themselves. The award-winning TOSA bus, developed by ABB in Switzerland, is already in use in ...

Lexus Ls Pushes The Boundaries Of Interior Craftsmanship

On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
LEXUS LS PUSHES Lexus has harnessed the elaborate craftsmanship of Japanese artisans and pushed the boundaries of industrial technology to incorporate stunning moulded glass panels inside the new flagship LS sedan. In a world first for a production vehicle, the new Lexus LS uses these exquisitely detailed works of art to create distinctive and beautiful ornamentation on the ...

How To Build A Budget Lotus Elise

On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
Budget Lotus Elise In the early 2000s, Toyota introduced the third generation MR2, dubbed the MR2 Spyder. It was a lightweight, mid-engined roadster that was a direct competitor to the Mazda Miata. The fun little car was our definition of what a roadster should be, but it didn’t sell well in the US, leaving the country in 2005. ...

Lexus Australia Expands Takata Airbag Recall

On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
Lexus Lexus Australia will recall an additional 698 vehicles produced between January and December 2013 involving IS F, IS 250, IS 350 and IS250C models as part of the Takata airbag safety campaigns. The recall is due to the possibility that the front passenger airbag inflators may be susceptible to moisture intrusion over time. If this ...

The New Mercedes-Amg 53-Series Models Of The Cls, E-Class Coupe And E-Class Cabriolet

On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
Mercedes-Amg 53 Mercedes-AMG is expanding its product range with the addition of three new models and at the same time introducing a new model designation: the 53-series models of the CLS, E-Class Coupe plus E-Class Cabriolet. These models combine powerful performance with sporty style and high efficiency. Six-cylinder in-line engine with EQ Boost starter-alternator The six-cylinder in-line ...

The 2019 Bentley Bentayga V8 Is Probably The One To Have

On Monday, January 15th, 2018
2019 Bentley Bentayga V8 Currently, the Bentley Bentayga SUV comes equipped with either a twin-turbo W12 producing 600 horsepower and 664 lb-ft of torque, and if you live outside the US, a twin-turbo diesel V8. Today, a new engine joins the family. Meet the Bentley Bentayga V8. Sporting the same 4.0-liter twin-turbo gas-powered V8 found in pretty much every ...

MINI At The NAIAS 2018 in Detroit.

On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
MINI NAIAS 2018 The new edition of the original in the premium small car segment is the main focus of the MINI trade fair presentation at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) 2018 in Detroit. Showcased at the exhibition stand of the tradition-steeped British brand, it will be a joint premiere for the new MINI Hardtop (combined fuel ...