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2018 VW Tiguan comes with new TSI engine to the US

2018 VW Tiguan comes with new TSI engine to the US

The 2018 model year for the Tiguan compact SUV arrives with a major improvement in the United States – an updated 2.0-liter TSI four-cylinder engine from the EA888 family. The EA888 engine range is a long-standing tradition for the VW Group – it first saw daylight inside the CC sedan […]

Why was Ford CEO Mark Fields fired – err, retired?

Why was Ford CEO Mark Fields fired – err, retired?

The automotive industry suffered a massive twist of events this week when Ford’s president and CEO Mark Fields officially retired after just three years into his mandate, being replaced with a rather unknown manager – Jim Hackett. Fields technically retired – but we all know he was actually fired – […]

Report – Geely looking for Lotus, via Malaysia’s Proton

Report – Geely looking for Lotus, via Malaysia’s Proton

The Chinese automaker is rumored to announce later today its intention to acquire a controlling 49 percent stake in Malaysian automaker Proton, which is also the patron of British sports car brand Lotus. Geely – the Chinese automaker that has global intentions thanks to its Swedish premium automaker Volvo and […]

Report – Subaru gunning for PHEV in 2018, full EV by 2021

Report – Subaru gunning for PHEV in 2018, full EV by 2021

The beloved Japanese automaker is looking to push hard into new technologies – specifically the green field, as it joins the fray of automakers spending towards R&D of electric cars amid stricter emissions rules. According to a recent report citing an interview with Chief Executive Officer Yasuyuki Yoshinaga, Subaru Corp, […]