Used Car

First Detroit Electric SP:01 rolls off the assembly line

The Detroit Electric SP:01 electric sports car is finally in production, but not in Detroit. Detroit Electric, which bears one of the oldest names in the car business, has been trying to get its act together for years. And while it has finally reached the important milestone of actually making cars, it is not doing so in quite in the ... Read More »

How eBay Broke My Final Garage Rules

​In a fun-filled, often tragic, lifetime of buying, selling, restoring and racing 50-some automobiles since I bought my first car (a 1951 Buick Straight Eight) in 1964, you might say I’ve learned a few things. Or you might not. The smart money says I haven’t, and so does the guy who checks the gas meter in my workshop. Nevertheless, I have come ... Read More »

Electric Car Sales Plunge After State Tax Credit Repealed

Up until June 30, the state of Georgia offered the buyer of an electric car a $5,000 credit. That was on top of the $7,500 credit available from the federal government. Nissan sold 1,020 LEAFs in May of this year and another 1,008 in June. In August, it sold 66 of its all electric vehicles. Why? Because the Georgia state ... Read More »

Migrant gang sex traffickers using UK car washes as brothels

Unsuspecting drivers are being approached by migrant gangs who are offering them girls for sex at car washes. The gangs are being probed by a task force set up to crack down on human trafficking and modern day slavery. A former detective who oversees the operation said he had received complaints from shocked motorists in north Wales who had been ... Read More »

Used-Car Wave May Weigh on Detroit

U.S. auto sales, due Tuesday, are set for their biggest year-over-year drop since the financial crisis. But this isn’t a reason to panic. Neither stock-market jitters nor interest rates are at fault. Instead, blame Grover Cleveland. The former U.S. president decided to commemorate Labor Day on the first Monday in September rather than May 1, like most other countries. This ... Read More »

Mahindra XUV500 Sales Cross 1.5 Lakh Mark

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M) has announced that the company’s XUV500 has achieved a feat of 1,50,000 unit sales including exports. The Cheetah inspired SUV has crossed the milestone in just four years after it was launched in September 2011. The 100% indigenous vehicle was able to make use of the Mahindra’s world class research and development facility at Mahindra ... Read More »

Confirmed: Renault Duster Facelift to Get an AMT

Spyshots showcasing the interiors of the upcoming Renault Duster have been released online by AutocarIndia. The shots show an AMT gear lever, which confirms that the automatic transmission will be incorporated in the next installment of the compact SUV that is scheduled to be launched this financial year. Also Read: Check Out: Upcoming Renault Duster Spied! Renault managed to dominate ... Read More »

BMW M Studio opened in India @ Mumbai; Similar Studios in 6 More Cities

BMW India has come up with its first ‘BMW M Studio’ in Mumbai. The studio was launched by ‘Infinity Cars’ at Savoy Chambers in SantaCruz (Mumbai) which is also the official dealer for BMW in Indore. MD for Infinity Cars, Ms. Pooja Choudhary expressed her joy and said, “Infinity Cars has been associated with the BMW Group since the last ... Read More »

Phantom 2.0 Revises Aesthetics

Rolls-Royce Phantom is likely to come as a complete makeover, breaking the custom, after 10 years. If an Automobile Magazine is to be believed the re-engineered Phantom will have a ‘more modern’ and sleek appearance with a taller grille and informal C-pillars. Check out: Stunning Photo Gallery of RR Dawn: Have a Look! These modifications are  notable because this model ... Read More »

Mahindra S101 Spied testing in Chennai

A test mule of Mahindra’s upcoming S101 was spotted making rounds on the roads of Chennai. The car was out on a road-test, wrapped in camouflage. By the looks of it, one can deduce that the car was sporting a silver color scheme, which might be one of the colors in which the car will be offered. Mahindra will probably ... Read More »