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17.916 Hover CUV’s recalled

17.916 Hover CUV’s recalled

According to xinhuanet, Chinese SUV maker Great Wall Motor will recall 17,916 Hover CUVs starting from November 25 for a problem founded on their steering gears. These vehicles were made by Great Wall Motor between April 1, 2005 and July 28, 2006. According to the recall report submitted by Great […]

2010 Mazda 3 5-Door at 2008 Bologna Motor Show

2010 Mazda 3 5-Door at 2008 Bologna Motor Show

Mazda Motor Corporation will showcase the world premiere of the all-new 2010 MAZDA3 5-Door at the Bologna Motor Show on December 3, 2008. The launch of the MAZDA3 5-Door follows on the heels of the debut of the 4-Door sedan, which made its world premiere at the current Los Angeles […]

Bentley Power on Ice

Bentley Power on Ice

Bentley will host an extraordinary driving experience in February and March 2009 …with the remote snowscape of Finland as a backdrop. The Bentleys awaiting the participants in this driving extravaganza will be 560-610 hp cars from the Continental series. After receiving a briefing from accomplished instructors the drivers will take […]

2009 Skoda Octavia prices

2009 Skoda Octavia prices

Two months ago at the Skoda has announced the official launch of its new Octavia model ( 280.85 for the 1.4 liter 16v 80 bhp (lowest price) and £18,748.94 for the 2.0 TDI PD 140 bhp DSG version ( highest price ). The new Octavia has undergone a series of […]

Audi increased sales in China by 19 percent

Audi increased sales in China by 19 percent

Premium automaker Audi announced that has increased its sales by 19%. According to Zhang Xiaojun, deputy managing director of the FAW-Volkswagen Audi Sales Division , Audi sold 100,000 units so far this year 19% more compared to 2007. Audi AG Marketing and Sales Board Member Peter Schwarzenbauer said that Audi […]

Mercedes GLK now available in China

Mercedes GLK now available in China

Xinhua reported today that luxurious automaker Mercedes Benz has started selling its new GLK Class SUV for the Chinese market at the 6th China (Guangzhou) International Automobile Exhibition. Powered by a 231 hp/300 Nm 3.0-liter V6 engine and a 268-horsepower, 3.5-liter V6 engine, the GLK 300 and GLK 350 will […]

Toyota cuts production by 8%. Again!

Toyota cuts production by 8%. Again!

According to Beijing News today, Toyota said it has cut its production by 7%-8% due to market slowdown amid the global financial crisis. “We will adjust our production plan according to the market situation,” said Satoru Mori, general manager of FAW Toyota Motor Sales Co., at the current Guangzhou Auto […]

Porsche Panamera Gran Turismo official

Porsche Panamera Gran Turismo official

One of the most expected car in the world, the Porsche Panamera Gran Turismo was unveiled officially by German automaker Porsche, 2 minutes ago. Panamera combines numerous talents in typical Porsche style: sporting driving dynamics, a generous and versatile interior, and the supreme driving comfort of a Gran Turismo. Joining […]

First details – Volvo S60 Concept

First details – Volvo S60 Concept

Swedish automaker Volvo, has unveiled first details about their latest creation – the S60 Concept, witch will be unveiled officially at the Detroit Motor Show in early January 2009. “We both can and dare to deliver even more exciting and more dynamic designs while retaining our grip on the lead […]

Mercedes myCOMAND unveiled

Mercedes myCOMAND unveiled

Mercedes Benz has present at LA Auto Show its new internet-based infotainment system called myCOMAND. Using internet connectivity, all data and information is kept fresh and current at all times without the need for software or hardware updates. All functions are concentrated on one attractively designed user interface for easy […]

Vw expand engine production capacity in China

Vw expand engine production capacity in China

Vw announced that intends to expand the production capacity of its engine plant in southeastern Chinese city of Changchun to 300,000 units or so, said Beijing Times today, citing an insider from the joint venture. The engine plant will produce naturally-aspirated engines and turbo-charged engines. Also, New products such as […]

Video: Top Gear Season 12 Episode 4

Video: Top Gear Season 12 Episode 4

Top Gear’s Season 12 Episode 4 is now available for watch. In this episode: “Is it possible to drive from Basel in Switzerland to Blackpool on a single tank of fuel and still make it in time to throw a big switch in front of thousands of people? Find out […]

VW Passat CC wins award for innovative car body

VW Passat CC wins award for innovative car body

At the Bad Nauheim conference for car body benchmark, Volkswagen Group took the top two places. Volkswagen Passat CC took first place in the voting category of innovative process, and came a close second in the overall ranking just behind the winner, the Audi Q5. Emden Plant Manager Pavel Vacek, […]