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New Active Head Restraint System from TRW

New Active Head Restraint System from TRW

TRW Vehicle Safety Systems Inc., a subsidiary of TRW Automotive Holdings Corp, has introduced a new Active Head Restraint (AHR) system utilizing a mechanical concept that is lighter, less complicated, and uses fewer components than competing systems on the market. The TRW active head restraint offers a high degree of […]

Vw Passat Lingyu with Hydrogen Fuel-Cell

Vw Passat Lingyu with Hydrogen Fuel-Cell

According to Shanghai Securities News, VW China will introduce the hydrogen fuel-cell Volkswagen Passat Lingyu sedan at the upcoming 2008 Los Angeles auto show. Sam source said that this is the first China-made new-energy car from VW automaker to be displayed at an auto show. Based on the Vw’s latest […]

Audi models now network with other brands

Audi models now network with other brands

Audi has presented a milestone of the automotive future at a testing ground in Dudenhofen, Germany. Along with other European vehicle manufacturers at the second CAR2CAR Forum, Audi demonstrated how it will be possible in the future for data to be exchanged between vehicles of different brands. Communication between vehicles […]

Mercedes AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7 awarded

Mercedes AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7 awarded

The AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7-speed sports transmission, used exclusively in the new Mercedes-Benz SL 63 AMG receive “Best of what’s new Awards” from the editors of Popular Science magazine. Equipped with seven gears, four driving modes, a double-declutch function and a RACE START function, the AMG SPEEDSHIFT MCT 7-speed sports […]

Opel Zafira 1.6 CNG Turbo

Opel Zafira 1.6 CNG Turbo

The new Zafira 1.6 CNG Turbo has an output of 150 hp and a top speed of 200 km/h but consumes only 5.3 kg of natural gas per 100 km in the MVEG cycle, emitting just 144 g/km of CO2. That means 60 percent more horsepower for a difference of […]

BMW will continue to offer Sirius Satellite radio.

BMW will continue to offer Sirius Satellite radio.

BMW Ag and satellite radio provider Sirius XM Radio announced an agreement to extend SIRIUS XM Radio’s relationship with BMW through September of 2011. “Satellite radio’s exceptional content fits well with BMW, delivering a premium mobility experience to our owners. More and more BMW owners are choosing to equip their […]

NAVIGON 8100T with Panorama View 3D

NAVIGON 8100T with Panorama View 3D

NAVIGON, the leading innovator in the navigation market, today announced the launch of its new flagship product, the NAVIGON 8100T. With a brushed-metal housing and an expansive 4.8″ display, the NAVIGON 8100T is an uber-premium GPS navigator “offering an unmatched feature set for those looking for the best navigation experience […]

BMW Assist with Destination Download

BMW Assist with Destination Download

As of model year 2009, all BMW vehicles equipped with the BMW Assist™ telematics option come with a new convenience feature called Destination Download. The Destination Download feature allows the driver to obtain destination, or “point of interest” (POI) information while on the move. By simply selecting the “Concierge” soft […]

RUF’s electric Porsche is now official

RUF’s electric Porsche is now official

Ruf Automobile GmbH, internationally well known manufacturer for high performance automobiles and the producer of the famous CTR-series is now introducing the first electrically powered sports car from Germany.  A electric Porsche 911. Rumors about an electric Porsche from RUF were true, but the electric car will be base on […]

Citroen – safety features details.

Citroen – safety features details.

Citroen explained how works its safety systems, who are available on the current range. Citroën Emergency. Available on a 24/7 basis in eight European countries, Citroën Emergency puts the vehicle occupants in touch with a dedicated help desk. The service is designed to cope with all types of emergency (witness […]

Peugeot HYmotion3 Concept.

Peugeot HYmotion3 Concept.

In a world of intensifying urban traffi c where everyone is trying to save time, where oil prices are skyrocketing and the environment is more than ever a priority, design departments are vying in ingenuity to develop solutions for the future. This vehicle offers an ideal mix of the benefi […]