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