Tag Archives: Car

What Car Reviews the 2017 BMW M140i

The BMW M140i is one of the best driving cars you can get from BMW these days and it’s really a shame it doesn’t reach US soil. The M140i is also the only hot hatch in the industry at the moment using a straight six engine with a RWD layout. We had the chance of sampling it last year and we ... Read More »

Car reviews: Climb aboard the family-sized Fiat 500L

The Fiat 500L is a car we’re pretty familiar with by now. Take one regular 500, pump it full of growth hormones and what you’re left with is the 500L – a far more practical take on the hugely popular little supermini. With the latest 500L, not a whole lot has changed. There’s a slightly revised exterior, a more minimalistic ... Read More »

Two car shows highlight Father’s Day weekend

A couple of area car shows are going on this Father’s Day weekend: the Mopar Fest Car Show at Haynes Park in Rio Rancho today, and the Sagebrush Auto Show at Sagebrush Community Church on Albuquerque’s West Side today and Sunday. (Jacob Pritchard/Journal) Gearheads or just plain admirers of cool cars and other vehicles have got a couple of area ... Read More »

Looking for a used car? A new used car retailer is coming to the Grand Strand

CarMax, a used car retailer, is coming to Myrtle Beach, located at 4649 Factory Stores Blvd, acting as the fourth location in South Carolina along with Charleston, Greenville and Columbia. According to CarMax public relations representative Dietta Slayton, the Myrtle Beach location will have around 200 vehicles in stock, and will operate with other CarMax stores to transfer vehicles across ... Read More »

GST effect: Used car business could impact the new car market in India

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) that will be enforced from 1 July has the potential to realign the largely unorganized used car market into a more organized frame work say industry leaders. Interestingly, sale of old and new cars is inextricably linked. It is estimated that about 27-28 percent of new car sales accrue through exchange of old models. ... Read More »

Need a new car? Here are 31 hatchbacks for less than R200 000

Image: Wheels24 / Charlen Raymond Cape Town – South Africa’s economy is still reeling from its downgrade to junk status. With an increase in vehicle prices and inflation, many motorists are bearing the brunt of the ailing auto industry. The new car market is especially affected by the poor economy as consumers are finding that much harder to purchase a new ... Read More »

SS Rajamouli Purchases A New Car

SS Rajamouli is the man in discussion in the Indian film industry right now. The filmmaker has been busy in shaping up the script for his next film. Meanwhile, the interesting buzz reveals that he is always a man of simplicity. He does not have a own house, and he just lives in a simple manner in an apartment along ... Read More »

Is buying a new car before GST rolls out a good option?

 Post GST, budget and mass market cars may see an upward revision in prices ranging anywhere between 3-5 per cent. The Good and Services Tax (GST) will be implemented from July 2017, and as the day approaches, the car market in India is getting hotter and hotter. Almost all major automakers are offering attractive discounts. However, the buyers are confused ... Read More »

Envisioning the Car of the Future as a Living Room on Wheels

BMW’s show car at CES in Las Vegas, the annual consumer electronics show in Las Vegas. CreditBMW Group Swiveling seats? Movies projected across the windshield? Social media feeds on the windows? As driverless car technology develops, companies, design institutes and researchers are asking the question: What does the car of the future look like on the inside? With companies like ... Read More »

Middle Tennessee Antique Automobile Club hosts Summerfest Antique Car Show

Photo and Video by Connor Burnard / Senior Multimedia Reporter The Middle Tennessee region of the Antique Automobile Club of America hosted the Summerfest Antique Car Show at Central Magnet School in Murfreesboro on Sunday. The Middle Tennessee AACA has been hosting car shows for 61 years and holding car shows in Murfreesboro for the past 11 years. The event, ... Read More »