Holden’s introduction of the stylish and sporty Astra alongside the elegant Cascada convertible marks the beginning of an exciting product onslaught by Holden, promising to deliver 24 major vehicle launches and 36 powertrain combinations in the next five years. The European manufactured Astra and Cascada are both designed and engineered...
A little over a month ago, Rolls-Royce revealed a special-edition Wraith that was "Inspired by Film." Now the British luxury automaker has returned with another unique take on its fastback coupe in the form of the Inspired by Fashion edition. Unveiled at the Pratt Institute in New York – one...
London EV Company (LEVC), formerly the London Taxi Company, premieres its all-new electric TX six-seater taxi at Europe’s biggest auto show of 2017 in Frankfurt. Revealed in Germany’s famous ‘taxi beige’ colour for the first time, the TX is a striking addition to the visionary New Mobility World at the...
Volkswagen and Tesco announced the development of the largest UK retail EV charging network, powered by Pod Point. The world’s largest vehicle manufacturer and the UK’s largest fuel retailer will roll out more than 2,400 EV charging bays across 600 Tesco stores within the next three years. The EV charging...
Reach back a decade into your supercar memory banks and you may recall that in 2005, Lamborghini rolled in to the Geneva Motor Show with a dramatic Gallardo speedster concept. That was the Concept S, designed by Luc Donckerwolke long before he shifted over to (and subsequently left) the...
Renault UK is supplying Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) with its first electric cars as SNH begins its move towards a fully electric car pool fleet as a way to reduce its emissions. SNH has purchased five 100 percent electric Renault ZOE, and Renault UK Regional EV expert Matt Kiziuk is...
Over the weekend, a weird and intriguing exchange took place over Twitter between Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk and a hacker named Jason Hughes. On Friday, Hughes, who is known for hacking the Model S, took to the social media site to post a cryptic note to Tesla, saying, "I...
Datsun, a brand of Nissan Motor, today launched its first Datsun car for the Indonesian market, the Datsun GO+, at its new plant in Purwakarta, West Java. The new 60,000 m2 plant, with engine assembly, body, paint, trim and chassis, will be dedicated to the production of Datsun cars...
Volkswagen: The new Passat wins the prestigious award, which is presented every year by the international “Car of the Year” jury. The winner was announced on the afternoon before the Geneva International Motor Show. “We are extremely proud of this accolade,” explained Prof. Martin Winterkorn, CEO of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, at...
Did you ever think the day would come when a 7:12 lap time around the Nurburgring in a factory-stock car would be cause for disappointment, not joy? Welcome to 2018, where the Internet forums are currently convulsing over the idea that the new Corvette ZR1 was spotted doing "way...