Month: February 2017

Ford will spend $200 million on a new wind tunnel

Consumers’ appetite for vehicles with greater fuel efficiency and performance has led Ford to invest in a new aerodynamic testing complex that will house a next-generation rolling road wind tunnel and state-of-the-art climatic chamber. The new facility will come complete with testing advancements that better match the technological development of Ford products – both production […]

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Alfa Romeo Stelvio unveiled for first time in Europe

Alfa Romeo has launched its first SUV in more than 100 years: the All-New Alfa Romeo Stelvio. The Alfa Romeo Stelvio comes hot on the heels of the exclusive ‘first edition’ and the range-topping Quadrifoglio, seen for the first time at LA Auto Show. Available in three trim levels – Stelvio, Stelvio Super and Stelvio […]

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Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn steps down to focus on Mitsubishi

At the recommendation of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn, the Nissan Board of Directors has decided that as of April 1, 2017, Hiroto Saikawa will assume the position of Chief Executive Officer. Carlos Ghosn will continue to serve as Chairman of the Board of Directors, and he will seek a […]

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2018 Audi S4 starts from $51,875

With enhanced performance and benchmark technologies, combined with a more dynamic design, the all-new 2018 Audi S4 offers customers versatility, with seating for up to four and the quickness and competence that is expected from Audi S models. Powertrain and Performance New for 2018, the Audi S4 features a 3.0-liter TFSI® V6 that has been […]

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Škoda Rapid and Škoda Rapid Spaceback with optimised exterior and interior

ŠKODA is enhancing the elegant and affordable family favourites ŠKODA RAPID and ŠKODA RAPID SPACEBACK with numerous innovations. New lighting systems ensure even greater safety. Passengers are ‘always online’ thanks to an available WLAN hotspot. The new programme includes two efficient 1.0-TSI engines with three cylinders. The upgraded models will be presented to the public […]

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The new Volkswagen Arteon celebrates its world premiere at Geneva

Volkswagen is enhancing its model line-up with an avant-garde gran turismo: the new Volkswagen Arteon. The fastback model, positioned above the Passat, will be presented to the public for the first time at the Geneva International Motor Show (9 to 19 March). Combining avant-garde design with a high level of versatility was the key objective […]

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The Mercedes-Benz E-Class family is now complete

Highlights on the Mercedes-Benz Cars stand at the 87th Geneva Motor Show include the new E-Class Cabriolet as well as the extensively revised GLA. Mercedes-AMG provides a glimpse of the future of performance with a stunning new show car. The focus of Mercedes-Benz’s presence at this year’s Geneva Motor Show lies squarely on the world […]

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Introducing Range Rover Velar

The luxury SUV was created in 1970 when Land Rover launched the original Range Rover. Almost half a century later that spirit of innovation continues with the introduction of the fourth member of the Range Rover family, to be unveiled on 1 March 2017. Elegant simplicity, a visually reductive approach and pioneering consumer technology are […]

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New Ford Fiesta ST has 3-cylinder 1.5-litre engine with 200 PS

Ford Performance today announced the next generation Ford Fiesta ST, powered by an all-new three-cylinder, 1.5-litre EcoBoost engine. Shown for the first time ahead of its global public debut at the Geneva Motor Show next month, the next‑generation Fiesta ST will deliver 200PS, 290Nm of torque and anticipated 0‑62mph acceleration in 6.7 sec. The third […]

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Premiere in Geneva: Porsche Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid

Porsche continues to achieve high levels of performance over the long term. The new Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid sees the sportscar manufacturer launch a plug-in hybrid model as the flagship of a model line for the first time. The four-litre V8 engine from the Panamera Turbo is combined with an electric motor, resulting in 500 […]

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