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Phone Compatibility Effecting New Car Sales: Report

A new report conducted by Strategy Analytics finds that whether in North America, Western Europe or China, the average car shopper now agrees on one thing — they want to be able to use their handsets and their favorite apps while behind the wheel — even if it means paying a premium to do so. After a slow start, car ... Read More »

You Can Avoid Paying Taxes on Your New Car, Although It’s Risky Business

From the October 2017 issue A few years ago, at a Kruse auction, I sat beside a bald bidder who’d already lost precious portions of his mind over a 2007 Ford Mustang GT-H, the black-and-gold Hertz clone. “I will get this car,” he assured, and he did, but for a sum greater than the Mustang’s original sticker. I asked about applicable auction ... Read More »

Sunny Leone’s new car will give you serious life goals

Sunny Leone seems to be doing rather well for herself, as is evidenced by her latest automotive purchase. Given her American upbringing you’d think she’d be partial to a big pick-up truck or a Cadillac. But it turns out that Sunny prefers her cars to be a tad more exotic; and nothing spells out exotic quite like a Maserati. The Maserati in ... Read More »

New car registrations in UK fall sharply in September

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Renault India eyes one new car a year as medium-term plan

French carmaker Renault is planning to expand its presence in India by unveiling one new model every year as part of a medium-term strategy in India, Sumit Sawhney, country CEO and MD, Renault India Operations said. Talking to The Hindu, he said, “We are keen to build the right portfolio of good cars from our company for this market and [are] ... Read More »

Sunny Leone’s new car will give you serious life goals

Sunny Leone seems to be doing rather well for herself, as is evidenced by her latest automotive purchase. Given her American upbringing you’d think she’d be partial to a big pick-up truck or a Cadillac. But it turns out that Sunny prefers her cars to be a tad more exotic; and nothing spells out exotic quite like a Maserati. The Maserati in ... Read More »

Can the All-New 2018 Honda Accord Save the Sedan?

The Honda Accord is big business. For 29 out of the last 30 years, Honda has sold between roughly 300,000 and 400,000 new Accords here in the United States. Figure an average transaction price in the ballpark of $30,000 these days, and that means Americans are spending in the range of $10 billion per year on brand-new Accords. They’re the reliable workhorse for millions ... Read More »

Kelley Blue Book announces its 10 best new-car deals

The car expert editors at Kelley Blue Book just released their list of the best new-car deals for September 2017. These include the top lease, financing and cash-back offers available for new cars. “This month’s list of good deals on good cars features some of the biggest savings we’ve seen all year,” Jason Allan, managing editor for Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com, ... Read More »

Volvo Cars premieres XC40 with new car subscription model

As part of Volvo Care, the premium carmaker has also revealed the world’s first car subscription model, where one has to pay a flat subscription fee that will be same for all countries without any need for negotiations. NEW DELHI: Swedish car manufacturer Volvo Cars on Thursday launched its XC40premium SUV at Milano in Italy, along with its first car subscription model Volvo Care. Based on ... Read More »

Hyundai Absorbs Some GST Cess Hike Costs, Spares Some Variants Of Cars Like New Verna and Creta

Hyundai’s recently launched Verna is yet another runaway hit for the Korean carmaker in India. There were fears that the Verna train might be slowed down by the government’s recent decision to hike cess on the GST charged on most passenger cars and SUVs. At the launch of the new Hyundai Verna, the company had promised a price protection for the first 20,000 customers ... Read More »