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New SsangYong Rexton Review: Mahindra’s Next Big SUV For India

It was a cloudy day, and I was thinking – please do not let it rain on the day I am finally driving the new SsangYong Rexton. I only had a very small window of time with the car, and any rain would have totally messed that up. It did rain while I was on my way from Seoul to ... Read More »

2017 New York Auto Show: Top 5 Big Hits Of The Show

From the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon to the Audi RS3, the 2017 New York Auto Show fired on all cylinders and turned the latest instalment of the event into a massive success like its predecessors. We pick 5 of our favorite show stars. The 2017 New York Auto Show had its dates set right in between the Geneva and Shanghai ... Read More »

Falling New Car Sales: How You Can Benefit

After several years of robust growth following the Great Recession, new auto sales declined 4.7 percent in April, following a 1.6 percent decline in March. The drop occurred despite manufacturers spending an average of $3,814 per car sold in the first part of April on incentives for buyers and auto dealers, according to a study by J.D. Power and LMC ... Read More »

Victory Lapper: We Finally Drive the New Ford GT!

Last year, Ford Performance chief Dave Pericak found himself standing next to Edsel Ford II at the edge of a certain pastoral French racing circuit that has witnessed 84 years of glory, gore, grudges, and relentless grit. “You know,” mused Ford, according to Pericak’s recollection, “I was here 50 years ago with my father, when we won it. Now I’m ... Read More »

28 hot cars at the 2017 New York Auto Show

Dodge Challenger SRT Demon.Dodge After the annual supercar festival that was the Geneva Motor Show, the New York Auto Show is a much more laid-back affair with only a few high-profile reveals on the docket, and with several high profile brands such as Bentley, Ferrari, and McLaren skipping this year. Still, there is plenty of automotive hotness and new everyday models ... Read More »

New car sales fall by 20 per cent in April

Vehicle registrations are down by a fifth as buyers looked to avoid the new tax rates in April but they’re still up on last year New car sales plummeted by 20 per cent in April as buyers looked to avoid the new, higher Vehicle Excise Duty rates introduced in the beginning of the month. Figures from the Society of Motor ... Read More »

Shanghai Auto Show Dominated By New Electric Vehicle Concepts

The biennial show hinted at coming wave of electrified SUV’s DAVE PINTER, PSFK  The 2017 Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition was one of the stronger auto shows of the past season in terms of design concepts. Here’s a roundup of the most significant introductions at the Shanghai auto show, which for the most part all tended towards electrified power. Volkswagen ... Read More »

Mercedes reveals what F1’s new car number and name display will look like

Mercedes has revealed what Formula One’s new stricter enforcement of car numbers and names will look like ahead of the Spanish Grand Prix. The F1 Strategy Group recently agreed teams must ensure driver names and numbers are made bigger and more visible to fans. The rule is in effect from this weekend’s race in Barcelona onwards and states numbers and ... Read More »

Motors.co.uk launches new car reviews pages

Motors.co.uk has added a new car reviews section to its website in a bid to help inform customers’ buying decisions. The car search website has created dedicated review pages for OEM brands with each mobile-optimised model review page including a rating, vehicle history and in-depth analysis of features, trims and affordability. The pages also use live market data to show ... Read More »

New car registrations in Poland up 11.34 pct in April

May 5 Poland’s new car registrations in April rose 11.34 percent year on year to mark a 25th month of growth, data from the Samar research institute showed on Friday. New registrations totalled 44,343, which was down 20.14 percent from March, the privately run institute said. Registrations have been growing at double-digit percentage rates since November. “Institutional clients are currently ... Read More »