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Automakers Struggle With The Future In Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Auto Show will open to the public for 10 days on December 1 Highlights VW will try to replace memories of the diesel emissions cheating scandal BMW will roll out new versions of its i8 plug-in hybrid sports car Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will unveil a new Jeep Wrangler Car manufacturers’ attempts to square what U.S. consumers want ... Read More »

New BMW M5 Slides Into Guinness World Records With Longest Vehicle Drift

The new BMW M5 was drifted for 8 hours and had to be refueled five times mid-drift Highlights BMW broke the world record with the new F90-generation BMW M5 While drifting for 8 hours the M5 covered a distance of 374.1 km The M5 had to be refuelled 5 times mid-drift to complete the world record The new BMW M5 ... Read More »

New Hyundai Verna With 1.4-Litre Petrol Engine To Be Launched; Priced At ₹ 7.30 Lakh

Hyundai India launched the new generation Verna sedan last year and the model went on sale with only the 1.6-litre petrol and diesel engines. While the 1.4 units from the predecessor were given a miss at the time of launch, Hyundai India is all set to introduce the Verna 1.4 petrol soon in the country. Dealer sources have confirmed to ... Read More »

Yamaha Fazer 25 Road Test Review: An FZ with a new attire or more than that?

Yamaha Fazer 25 pops up its front wheel Before I start talking about the Fazer 25 and the quarter-litre sport bike segment, let me first take you to the time when it all started. The Honda CBR250R is seen as the first proper quarter-litre sports tourer in India that made its entry back in the year 2011 and it actually helped laymen ... Read More »

Get the most out of auto shows with these tips

While test drives are an important way to narrow down that list of potential new cars, they aren’t necessarily the most efficient way because all those competing cars are seldom at the same dealership. That’s where auto shows come in as an an invaluable resource for car shoppers because they really allow you to compare an entire vehicle class under ... Read More »

California Inc.: Car industry is rolling into town with L.A. auto shows

The auto industry is coming to town. AutoMobility L.A. will run Monday through Thursday at the Los Angeles Convention Center, followed by the L.A. Car Show at the same venue. (Los Angeles Times) Welcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Section. I’m Business columnist David Lazarus, and here’s a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the ... Read More »

SAAB RETURNS – New NEVS 9-3 electric car with 186 miles of range goes on sale

SAAB 9-3 has returned as the all-new NEVS electric car SAAB has returned after it was killed off in 2012. The Swedish car manufacturer was bought by Chinese consortium National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS) back in 2012. While the new cars don’t bear the name SAAB, the design of the 9-3 has carried over. The SAAB 9-3 has now been ... Read More »

Auto show zooms into Phoenix with latest tech twists

New-car models and technology will speed into Phoenix over Thanksgiving weekend. The Arizona International Auto Show is displaying more than 500 new models for the public to see at the downtown Phoenix Convention Center. The event begins Thanksgiving Day at 9 a.m. and lasts through Sunday. Auto enthusiasts can see 2018 models on display from more than 30 brands, according to spokeswoman DeDe ... Read More »

Lamborghini teams up with MIT researchers to create “self-healing” sports car

Lamborghini has collaborated with a group of researchers from MIT to create a conceptual electric sports car, which has a carbon fibre shell that is able to repair any cracks or damages by itself.  Meaning “third millennium” in Italian, the Terzo Millennio concept is designed to offer a vision into the future of sports car design. Composed of a carbon fibre structure, the car ... Read More »

Auto club members help others with cars

Club President Matt Mortimer says participation is open to all who are passionate about cars. The Automotive Enthusiast Club gives students the opportunity to meet new people and learn more about cars. President Matt Mortimer said the club started about a year ago and has been quickly growing ever since. AEC started with five members and is now up to ... Read More »