Volkswagen Unveils The 2015 Golf Hatch: Starts At $17,995

The 2015 Volkswagen Golf finally arrives in the US in the coming month of August and will start from $17,995 for the 2-door Golf Launch Edition model, a good drop of $2000 compared to the previous generation model. The seventh generation Golf will be available in 2- or 4-door configuration and with a choice of two powertrains: an existing TSI petrol unit and an all new turbo TDI clean diesel heart. Apart from the new engine, the 2015 Golf also features a bigger outer-shell – 2.1 inches longer, 0.5 inches wider and 1.1 inches shorter.

Based on Volkswagen’s MQB platform, the styling of the model has also been refreshed, including a new front. Complementing the new fascia is a set of sharply-styled headlights, a sleeker grille and some extra character lines. The inside of the new Golf too receives some improvements both in terms of features and space. The trunk



2015 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe Limited Edition Model Announced From $72,195

Just yesterday, Cadillac has announced a new special model for their portfolio. We are talking about the 2015 Cadillac CTS-V coupe is the last generation V-Series model that packs a host of goodies to lure any performance car lover. The next generation V-Series is slated for the next year. The 2015 CTS-V Coupe is a limited edition model and Cadillac will produce only 500 models of the same. The same will go on sale during the later half of 2014. Being a V-Series, a lot is expected in terms of performance and technology, and the 2015 CTS-V is no exception.

In brief, the 2015 model packs a supercharged V8 engine putting out 556 hp, a high performance braking system from Brembo and Cadillac’s Magnetic Ride Control. This 2+2 layout performance vehicle features a exclusive Ebony interior complemented by contrast stitching in red. The list of exclusive features includes Midnight Sapele



2015 Volkswagen e-Golf Coming To US By 2014 End

The US market is going to get its first fully electric vehicle in the form of the 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf this year. As per the official word, Volkswagen is going to introduce the 2015 e-Golf in US by the end of 2014. This all new model will be available in four-door form only and will boast LED headlights with daytime running lights, a unique aluminum wheel design, a blue accented radiator grille and plenty of other goodies. Powering the 2015 e-Golf is an EEM-85 synchronous permanent-magnet AC electric motor that produces 115 hp and peak torque of 199 pound-feet.

With class leading torque output, the e-Golf accelerates to 25 mph in 4.2 seconds and to 60 mph in nearly 10 seconds. The motor helps the car achieve an electronically limited top speed of 87 mph. Coupled to the AC electric motor is a compact, single-speed EQ270 transmission which incorporates an



2015 Volkswagen Golf GTI For US: Starts From $24,395

Volkswagen has unveiled the seventh generation Golf GTI for the US market which, as per the carmaker, is bigger, lighter, more fuel efficient and faster than the previous generation model. Not only that, the new generation GTI also offers more trunk space and bears a lower price tag. Wasting no more time, let us start with the looks first. The 2015 Golf GTI looks pretty much the same except for some changes including a tweaked front that features a bright-red horizontal graphic, sharper headlights, a sleeker grille and new body lines.

As far as the characteristic changes are concerned, compared to the standard Golf models, the GTI one gets standard LED foglights, red brake calipers, bespoke GTI alloy wheels, side skirts, unique rear diffuser, roof spoiler and bright dual exhaust tips. Dimension wise, the new Golf GTI is 2.1 inches longer, 0.5 inches wider and 1.1 inches shorter. The all



BMW Unveils Limited Edition M5 To Celebrate The Model’s 30th Anniversary

To celebrate the completion of three decades of the BMW M5 in the automotive industry, the German marque has announced the new 30th Anniversary Edition BMW M5. Named BMW M5 “30 Jahre M5”, the car will be available as a 2015 model and BMW plans to make only 300 examples of the same, of which 30 will be imported to the US market. Customers in the US who purchase the vehicle will also be invited to a one-day M Driving School at The Thermal Club in California. Interested buyers do not need to nearest dealership or wait for an invite to book the car as BMW will announce the reservation hotline phone number via its Instagram channel.

The hotline will be active for 5 days, beginning on May 17 and ending on May 21. Now coming to the most important part, the specifications, you must be expecting this special edition



New Audi R8 LMX Limited Edition Gets Laser Lights As Standard

Audi has announced the the Audi R8 LMX limited edition model which is the most unique R8 for two strong reasons. The very first reason is that the R8 LMX is the most powerful version of this iconic sports car yet, and I know this is quite exciting. Now, the second reason is that it also happens to the be first production car to equip laser high beam lighting as a standard equipment. Audi plans to make only 99 models of the LMX limited edition and will debut the same in the UK at the upcoming Goodwood Festival of Speed.

Interested buyers can get the R8 LMX for £160,025 and upwards, with deliveries expected to begin in autumn. Talking about the specs now, the Audi R8 LMX is based on the V10 plus model and equips the same mid‑mounted, high-revving 10-cylinder engine. The powerful engine puts out 570 PS and



Holden Launches Cruze Z-Series And SRi Z-Series In Australia

Keeping its promise of introducing world class products to the Australian automotive market, Holden has introduced two new models – the Holden Cruze Z-Series and Cruze SRi Z-Series. The new introductions are expected to be available in Holden dealerships this week. The new performance models replace the outgoing Cruze CDX and SRi-V models, and offer even more features and performance for the same price. Starting with the Cruze Z-Series first, it is available only in sedan guise and adds an optional manual transmission to the long list of features.

The standard equipment list offers leather-appointed seats, MyLink infotainment system, Voice Recognition with Siri, 7-inch colour touchscreen, parking sensors, reverse camera and push buttons start. Additionally, the model will also offer “Z-Series” floor mats, exterior “Z-Series” badge, sill plates, rear lip spoiler and dark finished 17-inch alloys. Moving on to the Cruze SRi Z-Series, which is available in both sedan and



NASCAR 2014: Denny Hamlin Wins Aaron’s 499 At Talladega

After surviving a long afternoon chaos, Denny Hamlin managed to win the Aaron’s 499 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at the Talladega Superspeedway this Sunday. It came as a complete surprise simply because Denny Hamlin was barely in lead the entire afternoon but as the race moved closer to the finishing laps, the not so popular driver emerged as the winner. More than his driving skills it was his sheer luck that drove him to victory. Many of the best racers were out of the race because of early accidents and with the last lap to go, another accident occurred that proved to be beneficial for Denny Hamlin.

The yellow flag was up and when the race was restarted, Hamlin was in the lead in his No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota, eventually winning his first race at Talladega and 24th of his 300 career starts. Talking about his Sunday-race



Holden Cascada Convertible To Launch In New Zealand And Australia In 2015

For years, Holden has been offering badge engineered from various global car manufacturers, with most of them coming from the stables of General Motors. The Australian car maker aims at adding even more excitement to its existing lineup and as per the latest news, the same is going to introduce three new European sourced vehicles to its portfolio. The first of the lot is the sleek and sensuous Cascada convertible that is scheduled to arrive in New Zealand and Australia in 2015. Not just that, Australian customers will also be able to buy the Astra GTC and VXR 3-door hatchbacks and the Insignia VXR performance saloon.

The other two models will join the Australian lineup shortly after the launch of the Cascada. Stefan Jacoby, GM Executive Vice President and President, General Motors International Operations said, “Holden is one of the strongest brands in Australia and the introduction of the Astra,



All-New Nissan X-Trail Prices Announced For UK

Nissan has made some important announcements in regard to its 2014 model lineup. First it announced the specifications and pricing for the 2014 Nissan Juke and now it has announced the prices of the all new Nissan X-Trail for the UK. In brief, the 2014 Nissan X-Trail starts from £22,995 and will available in 2WD or 4WD configuration with 5- or 7-seat arrangement. Scheduled to reach UK showrooms on July 17, the all new X-Trail is considerably cheaper than its predecessor – 2WD Visia will now cost £2,600 less while the 2WD Acenta will be available for £800 less than the outgoing model.

The all new X-Trail will be available in four trim levels: Visia, Acenta, n-tec and Tekna. Talking about the long list of standard equipment available, the Visia models, which start from £22,995, come with signature LED daytime running lights, 17” alloy wheels, MP3 compatible sound system with



Nissan Announces 2014 Juke Pricing And Specifications For UK

Nissan has announced the pricing and specifications of the 2014 Nissan Juke which was unveiled recently. For UK, the fresh-faced model will come in four trim levels with a range of new engines and new features. There will be a offered with a variety of personalization options and the car equips Nissan Safety Shield. The 2014 Juke is scheduled to arrive sometime in June. There will be a host of innovative new technologies and styling upgrades, along with a new lineup of engines and plethora of personalization options.

Another interesting fact about the 2014 Juke is that in spite of equipping all those extra features and technologies, it would offer an additional 40 % of luggage space on the two-wheel-drive model. Pricing has been kept competitive enough, starting with the £13,420 Juke 1.6 Visia which has a good number of standard features. It gets air conditioning, front and rear electric



BMW Motorrad Unveils New C Evolution Scooter In Barcelona

Following the success of C 600 Sport and C 650 GT maxi scooters, BMW Motorrad has unveiled the new C evolution in Barcelona.  The C 600 Sport and C 650 GT offered agility of a conventional scooter alongside the ride qualities of a motorcycle,  but the new C evolution steps up the ladder and offers even more dynamism. The powertrain of the new BMW C evolution comprises of a liquid cooled electric motor and an air cooled battery. The liquid-cooled permanent magnet synchronous electric motor pushes 15 hp or 11 kW of power to the rear wheel in standard mode which can increase to a max of 47 hp.

With 47 horses in hand, the new C evolution can reach a top speed of 75 mph or 120 km/h. Coupled to the decently powerful motor is an 8 kWh capacity lithium-ion high-voltage battery that delivers a full-charge range of up



All-New Peugeot 108 Hatch And TOP Cabrio Prices And Specifications Announced

Today, Peugeot has revealed the prices and specifications of its all new Peugeot 108 small car. The 2014 Peugeot 108 will be available in 3- and 5-door Hatchback or TOP cabriolet forms. All the models will be offered with a choice of two frugal, low-emitting petrol engines, including Peugeot’s PureTech 3-cylinder unit which was unveiled recently. While the 108 is quite good looking in the standard attire, Peugeot will offer a host of colours, trims, themes and ambiences to make the hatchback even more appealing to customers who want a personalized vehicle.

If that is not enough for you, Peugeot has also added new segment-first features which, until recently, were exclusive only to premium saloons. These new features include Mirror Screen with MirrorLink technology, a high end infotainment system with a 7-inch touch screen and DAB digital radio, Bluetooth connectivity for modern day smartphones and steering wheel mounted controls. The



Fiat Punto Jet Black 2 Limited Edition Launched In UK

Fiat has added a new limited edition model to its UK portfolio. Based on the Fiat Punto, the limited edition model is called the Punto Jet Black 2 and features a host of goodies on exterior as well as on the interior. The Fiat Punto Jet Black 2 is only available as a three door model and features a distinctive look. The exterior is finished in Crossover Black metallic paint and features 12-spoke 17-inch alloy wheels, dark tinted rear privacy glass, front fog lights, a tailgate logo, matching color rear spoiler and body-colored side skirts.

Under that subtly retouched body is a sport suspension that will ensured enhanced performance. Moving on to the interior, Fiat adds an automatic climate control system, cruise control and a leather wrapped steering wheel and gear knob. The standard safety features list has been updated with adaptive cornering fog lights, rear parking sensors, Blue&Me Bluetooth



2014 Honda Civic Hatchback Available For £209 Per Month In UK

Honda has made the 2014 Honda Civic hatchback even more affordable for customers in the UK. This spring, The Japanese carmaker is offering the refreshed Civic hatchback with 0 per cent APR, low monthly installments, and an optional fixed-price FIVE year care package. Interested customers will be able to drive away the 2014 Civic 1.4 i-VTEC S for a monthly payment of just £209. While the £209 monthly payment is for the petrol variant, the 1.6 i-DTEC S diesel is available for just £239 per month.

The mentioned costs include the Honda’s fixed-price FIVE year care package. The package is also available on the entire Civic range for a one-off payment of £500 and offers savings of up to £1,345. The package covers roadside assistance, warranty and servicing costs for the next five years. Honda has improved the Civic hatchback and has made the same more responsive and agile. Credit



Jeep Announces UK Pricing Of 2014 Cherokee SUV

With the commencement of bookings for the 2014 Jeep Cherokee, Fiat Group Automobiles UK has announced the pricing of the new model. The lineup starts from £25,495 with the Cherokee Longitude that is powered by a 2.0 liter engine mated to a 6 speed manual gearbox and features a two wheel drive configuration. At the top of the Cherokee range sits the highly equipped Limited 170 Automatic model that costs £35,695 and comes with features like 18-inch alloy wheels, BiXenon headlamps, power tailgate, Nappa leather seats, front and rear park assist, 8-way power driver’s seat, back-up camera, rain sensors, automatic headlights, keyless Enter ‘n’ Go, Wireless Phone Charging pad and much more.

As of the now the 2014 Cherokee will be powered by two 2.0-litre MultiJet 2 diesel units, with power outputs of 140 hp and 170 hp respectively, but Jeep is expected to include a new 3.2 liter V6



Chevrolet To Add 2015 Trax Compact SUV To Its US Portfolio

Chevrolet has announced that it will add the 2015 Chevrolet Trax to its US vehicle range. The car is expected to arrive in dealers showrooms across the US early next year and will inject more competition into the rapidly growing small SUV market. The design is pretty compact and has the flare of Chevrolet. Swept headlamps, a dual port grille with chrome accents and a bowtie emblem accentuate the front of the car, while the rear flaunts skid plates, vertical tail lamps and pronounced wheel arches.

The exterior of the Trax will be available in as many as ten colors: Silver Ice Metallic, Summit White, Satin Steel Metallic, Black Granite Metallic, White Pearl Tricoat, Orange Rock Metallic, Brilliant Blue Metallic, Deep Espresso Metallic, Ruby Red Metallic and Blaze Red. The cockpit of the Trax is full of features, including the standard MyLink infotainment system with a 7-inch high-res display, a



Chevrolet Adds 2015 Silverado Special Service Vehicle To Its Lineup

Chevrolet has expanded its police vehicle portfolio with the addition of the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab SVV (Special Service Vehicle). Based on the highly capable, durable, efficient and award winning 2015 Silverado 1500, the Special Service Vehicle has been specially customized for police use and is expected to go on sale this summer. Offered as a package, the same will be offered on the 1WT and 1LS trims of the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab. Powering the special package equipped model is the 5.3L EcoTec3 V-8 engine that is capable of delivering a max of 355 hp and a peak torque of 383 lb-ft, and returns the highest fuel fuel economy in the two wheel drive category.

The fuel efficiency is rated at 23 miles to a gallon for highway. All the police agencies will be able to buy the SVV in either 2WD or 4WD configurations with a



Trident Introduces Iceni Magna And Iceni Venturer Models To The World

Today, well known British sport car brand, Trident, has announced that its flagship Iceni sports car will be available to the world very soon. For those of you unaware of the Trident Iceni, it is the world’s fastest and most fuel efficient sports car with a diesel heart. Trident unveiled two new models of the Iceni family today – the Iceni Magna and the Iceni Venturer. The Magna is a fastback version whereas the Venturer is an estate model. While one would think the two models would be boasting a different set of specifications, interestingly, they share the same components inside out.

Despite sporting a design which is unconventional, the models can store two holdalls and at least two suitcases. Both the models can achieve a top speed in excess of 190 mph and offer a full tank range of 2000 miles. Trident has also patented a unique torque multiplication



Subaru BRZ Price Reduced By £2,500: Starts From £23,995 Now

Subaru has made its all new BRZ even more affordable for potential buyers. Yes, it is true. Subaru has revised the pricing of the the BRZ, which is known for thrilling driving experience, and has reduced the starting price by a good £2,500. With the new pricing scheduled to become effective from May 1, the all new BRZ will start from just £23,995. While the £23,995 price tag is for the SE Lux model featuring a manual gearbox, the automatic variant will start from £25,495. The BRZ is powered by a 2.0 liter Boxer petrol engine positioned horizontally for a low center of gravity.

The power and torque generated by the potent engine is delivered to the rear wheels. Talking about the specifications and available equipment, the BRZ SE Lux equips a number of features as standard. These include Torsen rear-axle differential, leather and Alcantara trimmed seats, steering mounted shift