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  • 100 years of Mazda at the Geneva Motor Show

    1 month ago

    100 years of Mazda at the Geneva Motor Show

    GENEVA, Feb 28 — The year 2020 coincides with the 100th anniversary of Mazda. The Japanese manufacturer is planning on celebrating this centenary at the Geneva Motor Show,...

  • Volkswagen gives eighth-gen Golf GTI a push of power, a touch more tech

    1 month ago

    Volkswagen gives eighth-gen Golf GTI a push of power, a touch more tech

    WOLFSBURG (Germany), Feb 27 — Volkswagen is set to debut the latest generation of the Golf GTI along with its GTE and GTD siblings at the Geneva Motor Show next week....

  • S treatment gives 2020 Audi Q7 SUV an extra 165hp of power

    1 month ago

    S treatment gives 2020 Audi Q7 SUV an extra 165hp of power

    INGOLSTADT (Germany), Feb 27 — Audi has divulged the lofty price tag that accompanies the 2020 SQ SUV’s 500hp-producing powertrain. Yesterday, Audi announced that yet another...

  • Hyundai's i30 Wagon to join the N Line range for first time

    1 month ago

    Hyundai's i30 Wagon to join the N Line range for first time

    SEOUL, Feb 27 — Hyundai is giving the entire i30 lineup — the hatch, fastback, and wagon — a facelift for 2020. After giving the public a sneak peek of the new i30 a few...

  • 1 month ago

    Covid-19: Malaysia autoshow 2020 postponed to July

    CYBERJAYA, March 2 — Malaysia’s largest annual automotive event, Malaysia Autoshow 2020, which is scheduled for this April 9 to 12 at the Malaysia Agro Exposition Park Serdang...

  • Renault promises premieres and limited editions for the Geneva Motor Show

    1 month ago

    Renault promises premieres and limited editions for the Geneva Motor Show

    GENEVA, Feb 26 ― Unlike its national rival PSA, France's Renault group will be present at the Geneva Motor Show, which runs from March 5 to 15. The offering from its Renault,...

  • Aston Martin DBX gets dark, sinister look for Geneva Auto Show

    1 month ago

    Aston Martin DBX gets dark, sinister look for Geneva Auto Show

    LONDON, Feb 25 — Aston Martin announced yesterday that the DBX has been graced by the Q by Aston Martin in-house bespoke design service; the Q-treated SUV, which gives the model...

  • Volkswagen teases ‘high-tech’ eighth-gen Golf GTI designed for the digital age

    1 month ago

    Volkswagen teases ‘high-tech’ eighth-gen Golf GTI designed for the digital age

    NEW YORK, Feb 23 — On Thursday, Volkswagen announced that the eighth-generation Golf GTI will be making its world premiere in a few weeks at this year’s Geneva Motor Show....

  • Every Volvo 90 and 60 Series model now available as a mild hybrid

    1 month ago

    Every Volvo 90 and 60 Series model now available as a mild hybrid

    LONDON, Feb 23 — In addition to announcing refreshed S90 and V90 models, Volvo also stated today that its entire “90” and “60” lineups, along with the XC40, are now...

  • Montreal ends electric scooter experiment, citing 'disorder'

    1 month ago

    Montreal ends electric scooter experiment, citing 'disorder'

    MONTREAL, Feb 20 — Montreal yesterday called a halt to its electric scooter scheme, saying that riders broke rules and almost always parked illegally. The Canadian city launched...

  • Land Rover publishes ‘007’ rehearsal clip showcasing the Defender performing 30m jump (VIDEO)

    1 month ago

    Land Rover publishes ‘007’ rehearsal clip showcasing the Defender performing 30m jump (VIDEO)

    LONDON, Feb 19 — On Monday, Land Rover published a clip of its new Defender 110 rehearsing for the obligatory chase sequence in the newest James Bond movie, No Time To Die. Back...

  • Maserati to adopt hybrid and battery electric propulsion systems for all new models

    1 month ago

    Maserati to adopt hybrid and battery electric propulsion systems for all new models

    MODENA, Feb 18 — On Friday, announced that their electrification programme will kick off this year, meaning that all upcoming models will be available with some type of...

  • Hyundai to unveil sporty and sensuous ‘Prophecy’ EV concept at Geneva Motor Show

    1 month ago

    Hyundai to unveil sporty and sensuous ‘Prophecy’ EV concept at Geneva Motor Show

    SEOUL, Feb 17 — Late last week, Hyundai announced that a brand new electric vehicle concept called “Prophecy” will be debuting at this year’s Geneva Motor Show in just a...

  • Volkswagen to premiere range-topping Golf GTD in Geneva this March (VIDEO)

    1 month ago

    Volkswagen to premiere range-topping Golf GTD in Geneva this March (VIDEO)

    WOLFSBURG, Feb 17 — On Friday, Volkswagen announced that the newest Golf GTD will make its world debut at this year’s Geneva Motor Show next month. Nearly 40 years after the...

  • Beijing autoshow postponed due to Covid-19

    1 month ago

    Beijing autoshow postponed due to Covid-19

    BEIJING, Feb 17 — Organisers of China’s biggest car show announced today the event was the latest to be postponed due to the outbreak of the deadly Covid-19. More than 70,000...

  • Volkswagen to launch network of ultra-fast charging points

    1 month ago

    Volkswagen to launch network of ultra-fast charging points

    WOLFSBURG, Feb 14 — Volkswagen is teaming up with E.ON to create a new network of ultra-fast charging points for electric vehicles which will provide enough power for a range of...

  • Lexus debuts a model with cameras instead of side-view mirrors in Europe

    1 month ago

    Lexus debuts a model with cameras instead of side-view mirrors in Europe

    TOKYO, Feb 14 — Launched in Japan in 2018, the side-view camera system developed by Lexus is now coming to Europe. It will shortly be unveiled on the Lexus ES 300h at the Geneva...

  • Aston Martin announces new generation Vantage Roadster with ultra-fast retracting roof

    1 month ago

    Aston Martin announces new generation Vantage Roadster with ultra-fast retracting roof

    LONDON, Feb 13 — Two years after the Vantage Coupe launched, Aston Martin has announced the drop-top version of the model complete with the fastest automatically retracting...

  • Proton unveils X70 CKD with five upgrades

    1 month ago

    Proton unveils X70 CKD with five upgrades

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 12 — National carmaker Proton Holdings Bhd (Proton) today officially launched the X70 CKD (completely knocked down) version with five main upgrades. Upgrades...

  • MUVbid is Malaysia’s first car bidding platform with end to end solutions (VIDEO)

    1 month ago

    MUVbid is Malaysia’s first car bidding platform with end to end solutions (VIDEO)

    PETALING JAYA, Feb 12 — MUV has just announced MUVbid which aims to provide Malaysians with an easier way to sell their existing cars. According to MUV, they are Malaysia’s...

  • Polestar car components from recycled plastic, waste cork to increase sustainability

    1 month ago

    Polestar car components from recycled plastic, waste cork to increase sustainability

    CHENGDU, Feb 12 — After standardising the vegan interior of the Polestar 2, the company will continue to improve the sustainability of their future production models by reducing...

  • Mercedes-Benz announces the Weekender, a camper van designed for 21st-century glamping

    1 month ago

    Mercedes-Benz announces the Weekender, a camper van designed for 21st-century glamping

    NEW YORK, Feb 11 — For the US market, Mercedes-Benz announced a pop-up camper van designed for road trips, summer vacations, and weekend exploration. Late last week,...

  • Audi's upcoming A3 to be tested on Sao Miguel island ahead of Geneva premiere

    1 month ago

    Audi's upcoming A3 to be tested on Sao Miguel island ahead of Geneva premiere

    GENEVA, Feb 11 — Over the weekend, Audi announced its plans to celebrate the world premiere of the latest A3 Sportback at this year's Geneva Motor Show next month — but not...

  • Nissan debuts last Frontier model before next generation launch

    1 month ago

    Nissan debuts last Frontier model before next generation launch

    TOKYO, Feb 11 — Nissan debuted the 2020 Frontier, the last third-generation model, at the Chicago Auto Show. Days before the Chicago Auto Show opened to the public last week,...

  • Proton X70 2020 leak reveals five major changes

    1 month ago

    Proton X70 2020 leak reveals five major changes

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 10 — The Proton X70 is slightly over a year old now and Proton is rolling out the locally-assembled version very soon. Ahead of the launch, we now...

  • Ducati breaks new ground in the history of mean machines with the Superleggera V4 (VIDEO)

    1 month ago

    Ducati breaks new ground in the history of mean machines with the Superleggera V4 (VIDEO)

    NEW YORK, Feb 9 — Ducati has presented the Superleggera V4, the most powerful and technologically advanced production motorcycle ever to be made by the Italian manufacturer....

  • Toyota to show off seven special edition trucks and SUVs at Chicago Auto Show

    2 months ago

    Toyota to show off seven special edition trucks and SUVs at Chicago Auto Show

    CHICAGO, Feb 7 — Continuing in its tradition of debuting souped-up and adventure-ready vehicles at the annual Chicago Auto Show, Toyota is bringing a collection of seven pickups...

  • Citroën to embark on Sahara crossing with electric vehicles

    2 months ago

    Citroën to embark on Sahara crossing with electric vehicles

    PARIS, Feb 6 — The French automaker has announced that it will embark on a new crossing of the Sahara, 100 years after its first expedition in Africa. The latest challenge for...

  • Hyundai teases third generation of the i20 hatch ahead of Geneva debut

    2 months ago

    Hyundai teases third generation of the i20 hatch ahead of Geneva debut

    GENEVA, Feb 6 — Six years after the second-generation supermini i20 launched, Hyundai has begun to tease the third generation of the model set to debut at the Geneva Motor Show...

  • Cadillac unveils 2021 Escalade with its swanky curved OLED display

    2 months ago

    Cadillac unveils 2021 Escalade with its swanky curved OLED display

    DETROIT, Feb 6 — Cadillac has revealed the tech-packed 2021 model year iteration of the Escalade SUV. Cadillac has launched its latest rendition of the luxurious Escalade...

  • Kia publishes first teaser photos of latest generation Sorento SUV

    2 months ago

    Kia publishes first teaser photos of latest generation Sorento SUV

    SEOUL, Feb 4 — After the 2021 Sorento was spied completely undisguised on the road earlier this week, Kia published teaser sketches of the model. Despite the 2021 Sorento being...

  • Report: Dodge’s newest Hellcat model to be the Durango SUV (VIDEO)

    2 months ago

    Report: Dodge’s newest Hellcat model to be the Durango SUV (VIDEO)

    NEW YORK, Feb 4 — After a suggestive shot of a Dodge Durango outfitted in what could be an SRT Hellcat trim during an ad promoting Fast 9, it’s been reported that this...

  • UK to ban new petrol car sales from 2035

    2 months ago

    UK to ban new petrol car sales from 2035

    LONDON, Feb 4 — Britain will bring forward a ban on sales of new petrol and diesel vehicles to 2035, including hybrids, Prime Minister Boris Johnson was to announce today....