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2014 Thruxton Easter Revival Early Birds To Get A Ride In Ferrari, Lamborghini, Aston Martin Or Audi

In the late sixties, Thruxton became one of the popular places for racing enthusiasts as F2 race meetings were held on Easter bank holiday. After more than five decades, the Easter meeting returned to Thruxton in 2013 and response was overwhelming. Called Thruxton Easter Revival, the race meeting will be conducted this year as well and is expected to be even bigger. Fans who are planning to buy the tickets for the event would be pleased to know that early ticket purchases could get the buyers a ride in of the six amazing supercars at the race track. People who buy the Easter Revival tickets between now and April 11 will enter a draw, the winners of which will get a 2-lap ride as a passenger around the fastest circuit in Britain – the Hampshire circuit, in one of the six modern-day supercars. There will be 12 lucky winners for....




Volkswagen unveiled Golf GTI with more efficient performance at Geneva Motor Show

Volkswagen’s GTI is known for its high-performance capabilities in the segment of compact cars and this time the power-performance is blended with more improved efficiency in the form of new Golf GTI, which is right now unveiled at the most famous Geneva International Motor Show, in Switzerland. The new sports Golf GTI , is equipped with 4-cylinder turbocharged direct injection petrol Engine, which is capable of generating an output of 217 horsepower[220 PS or 162 kilo-Watts] and  a top torque of 350 Nm, which make it sprint 0 to 62 miles/hour in 6.5 seconds with a top speed of 152 miles/hour[244.62 km/hour], while the other Golf GTI Performance variant, is capable of producing an output of 227 horsepower[230 PS or 169 kilo-Watts] and a same top torque of 350 Nm, which makes it dash 0 to 62 miles/hour in 6.4 seconds with a top speed of 155 miles/hour[249.44 km/hour]. Following the 2014 EU-6 emissions regulation standard, both variants with....




Chevrolet unveiled the Corvette Stingray Convertible at Geneva Motor Show

Chevrolet has introduced the Corvette Stingray Convertible model with the world premiere at the Geneva International Motor show 2013. The Corvette Stingray Coupe’s high performance technology and capabilities are inherited by the Convertible model. It is equipped with a new, fully electronic top feature which can be lowered remotely using the key fob and the top can also be opened or closed at speeds up to 50 km/h. The Corvette Stingray coupe and convertible will arrive in global markets later in 2013. In the engine configuration, the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is powered with an all-new LT1 6.2 Litre V-8 Small Block Engine which is capable of generating an estimated horsepower of 450[i.e. 335 kilo-Watts] and an estimated max torque of 335 lb.-ft.[i.e. 610 Nm] at 1,000 to 4,000 rpm. The engine is built with the capability of more fuel efficiency using Active Fuel Management feature and also given a improved performance characteristic by direct injection variable valve timing technology to the engine.....




Alfa Romeo 4C gets its world premiere today at the Geneva Motor Show

The all-awaited Geneva International Motor Show 2013 is finally started today in Switzerland for the press preview, where Alfa Romeo 4C gets its world premiere as an exclusive “Launched Edition”, which will be a limited edition model with 400 units only to be manufactured for Europe, Middle East , Africa and 500 units for North America, while only 100 models for the remaining world. The new Alfa Romeo 4C is created for those who really love to drive supercar in a compact form, where Alfa Romeo has provided attractive features like carbon fibre trim and exterior body matte color of “White Carrara”, also featuring an exclusive only for 4C “Launched Edition”, the drive session which includes the advanced guide and professional driving instructors. The new Alfa Romeo 4C will be available with the price of 60,000 EURO in many parts of Europe and the price includes VAT and net of other local taxes. In the exterior, 2014....




Carl Edwards wins the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Subway Fresh Fit 500 race

Carl Edwards got his long waited triumph in NASCAR Sprint Cup at Phoenix on Sunday March, 3rd 2013, which was according to him, desperately required since his first win in this Sprint Cup two years ago in Las Vegas and he has waited for 70 races since then. Edwards who has 20 career cup victories in his name, was very determined during the whole race which can be analyzed by seeing his led laps counts of 122 out of total 316 laps, but the 2013 Subway Fresh Fit 500 cup victory came at final stage where Jimmie Johnson was just less than 1 second behind him at the finish line and got second place finished. Edwards was really happy after the win which can be seen in his flawless flips and he jumped into the grandstands for high-fives from spectators fans, and during that he said, “I feel like I can jump over those grandstands right now. This win....




Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale new 4-seater sports luxury set to debut at Geneva Motor Show

Maserati new four-seater is a best blend of sportiness with the luxury and comfort of a Coupé in the form of new GranTurismo MC Stradale, which is set to make the European debut along with revamped Quattroporte versions at the Geneva International Motor Show starting from March 5th, 2013. The Maserati new GranTurismo MC Stradale is loaded with 4.7 Litre V8 Engine which is capable of generating a best output of 460 horsepower[466.4 PS or 343 kilo-Watts] and mated with the MC Race Shift 6-speed robotised manual gearbox, to deliver exceptional performance with a top-speed of 188 miles/hour[302.55 km/hour], while with advanced engine technology, it increases fuel economy and reduces the emissions. All the manufacturing process of new GranTurismo MC Stradale at the historic factory in viale Ciro Menotti in Modena, Italy. Maserati new four-seater GranTurismo MC Stradale Photo 03 The dynamism in the four-seater GranTurismo MC Stradale is equivalently offered as in the previous two-seater model, by the means of sports agility, impressive....




Volkswagen new Golf GTI variants with improved efficiency set to unveil at Geneva Motor Show

The Volkswagen GTI known for its power-packed performance, and with that performance and improved efficiency, Volkswagen is all set to unveil the new Golf GTI variant along with Volkswagen Golf GTD model at the upcoming Geneva International Motor Show starting from March 5th, 2013. Here for the first time, Golf GTI will be available with two variants of power which includes the standard GTI 220-PS and the GTI Performance with 230-PS, are 18% more efficient than the previous model and offers the large brake discs with a mechanical front limited-slip differential. In the segment of compact sports car, the new Golf GTI variant, equipped with 4-cylinder turbocharged direct injection petrol Engine, which is capable of generating an output of 217 horsepower[220 PS or 162 kilo-Watts] and  a top torque of 350 Nm, which make it sprint 0 to 62 miles/hour in 6.5 seconds with a top speed of 152 miles/hour[244.62 km/hour], while the other Golf GTI Performance....




Jimmie Johnson exciting win in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500

In the Daytona International Speedway, the competing NASCAR Sprint Cup Race drivers in the Daytona 500, have always a neck and neck victory by a difference of milliseconds. The experience of previous win helped the five-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson, to lift the Harley J. Earl trophy for the second time in his career, delivering a exciting finish to the 55th annual Daytona 500 on Sunday, February 24th, 2013 in Daytona Beach, Florida. Johnson who was racing in car #48 of Chevrolet SS Racing car, has led the 17 laps on the Daytona track and earned total points/bonus of 47/4. He has taken the title with close win from the Dale Earnhardt Jr. who has finished the race in the second position in another Chevrolet SS Racing car #88, while the third position is taken by the Toyota Motorsport Racer Mark Martin. On the other hand, the Godaddy Chevrolet SS racecar driver, Danica Patrick, who is the world’s first women to win pole position at....




2014 Jeep Cherokee revealed ahead of its debut at New York Auto Show

Jeep has just officially revealed the 2014 Cherokee which has to make its global debut at the New York International Auto Show starting from March 29th, 2013. Jeep is finally bringing back the Cherokee in U.S., as the Cherokee production was shut-down by Jeep in 2001 but it was the most loved model in U.S. during 1980’s to 1990’s where it get sold from 1974 to 2001, the station-wagon era came to an end and new era of SUV has started. The 2014 Jeep Cherokee is now given a brand new look, unveiling it to the mid-size SUV segment. Sleeker in looks more inspired from Grand Cherokee, all-new style headlights and attractive grille design. As per Jeep, the 2014 Cherokee built to deliver enhanced driving dynamics and best fuel economy, which is 45% more than the present mid-sized SUV variant. The 2014 Cherokee will be manufactured in U.S. at Chrysler Group’s Toledo Assembly Plant in Toledo, Ohio, and....




Chevrolet eco-friendly Spark EV to get first European introduction at Geneva Motor Show

Built on most advanced technology of General Motors in the field of electric motor and battery system, the Chevrolet Spark EV is all set to attract European market with its first introduction in Europe at the Geneva Motor Show starting from March, 5th 2013. The all-new battery powered Chevrolet Spark EV is not only a zero-emission smart green car, but delivers sporty acceleration and comfort driving dynamics, will be on sale in the selected markets of Europe from 2014. The Chevrolet’s mini-car quick acceleration is delivered via top torque of  400 pound feet [542 Newton Meter] with best driving dynamics. The permanent magnet electric motor is the main source of power inside Spark EV which is capable of generating an output of 130 horsepower[100 kilo-Watts] and can accelerate 0 to 100 km/hour in under 8.5 seconds which is quite good for a green urban city car. The advanced technology of electric motor....




Audi unveils RS Q3 unleashing high performance drivability in compact SUV segment

Audi has just officially unveiled RS Q3 the first RS variant in the Audi’s famous Q-model range. The high performance drivability of Audi RS Q3 is confidently coupled inside a sporty SUV design, which will be internationally unleashed at the 83rd auto exhibit of Geneva Motor Show starting from March, 5th 2013. The most renowned and awarded engine of the class – the 2.5 Litre TFSI engine has the high-performance capabilities to make the unique class in the compact SUV segment. The turbo-charged 5-cylinder engine can generate an output of 310 horsepower[228 kilo-Watts] at 5,200-6,700 rpm and top torque of 309.78 pound feet[420 Newton Meter] from 1500 to 5200 revolution per minute. Best in the segment, the RS Q3 with the performance-oriented engine, can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/hour[ 0- 62.15 miles/hour] in just 5.5 seconds with an electronically limited max-speed of 250 km/hour (155.34 miles/hour). Better Efficiency is taken care by the tuning for first....




Škoda unveils new Octavia Combi by confirming its world debut at Geneva Motor Show 2013

Škoda has officially confirmed that the new Skoda Octavia Combi will make its world debut at the most prestigious Auto Exhibit – the Geneva Motor Show starting from March 5th, 2013. The new 3rd generation Octavia Combi has a distinctive class of its own with features likes elegant design, good fuel efficiency, ample space, more functionality, smart safety and comfort systems, the Skoda’s Simply Clever ideas with mid-class features at the compact-combi prices. The other to get world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show is the Škoda Octavia Combi 4×4 which features a newly-built All-Wheel Drive with 5th-generation Haldex clutch. The new Skoda Octavia Combi is loaded with a newly built engine of 3rd generation which is optimized to 17% more economical than the previous generation model. Here the offered engines contains 4 petrol and 4 diesel engines in which the GreenLine Version are highly efficient with fuel economy of 29.41 km/liter[i.e.....




Rolls-Royce released third photo of its new Wraith presenting Interior luxury

Famous for its unmatched luxury, the Rolls-Royce Motor Cars releases one more official photo[third photo] of its new Wraith, which will make its global debut at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show starting from March 5th, 2013. As per the Rollys-Royce, the unique exterior styling is mated with the high-luxury of interior, showing the premium quality elements with the pleasant hand-made craftsmanship work. The interior has elegance of softest Phantom-grade leathers and wide open pore wood called as Canadel Panelling. The Wraith first and second released photos are showing the exterior beauty and the power under the hood of new Wraith. The interior space is said to give similar essence of an ultra-luxury yacht. It is also has the similarity in which the horseshoe sweep of Wraith’s cabin also echoes the cove at Le Canadel in the South of France where Sir Henry Royce and his design team spent their winters. Very fine details have been designed....




Cadillac’s new W20 Livery Package luxury for XTS Professional Services Sedan

Cadillac has announced an all-new W20 Livery Package by adding luxury characterstics of its XTS Platinum Edition in the XTS Professional Services Sedans, these features are exclusively provided to livery organisation by a Professional Vehicles program of Cadillac. The XTS platinum edition is equipped with many luxury features like 19-inch wheels, exterior door handles with LED illumination, safety technology such as a rear vision camera, and a micro-fiber suede headliner, which makes its a higher ends model of XTS. In the W20 Livery Package, the rear seat comfort package featured with heated seats, window sun shades and a power inverter to charge mobile devices, while the Navigation System connectivity and control using Cadillac’s CUE system, all are included in the package. The Vice President of Cadillac marketing has explained by saying – “XTS represents a new approach to luxury, centered on advanced technology and design, this same approach extends to Professional Vehicles, where we are bringing....




Godaddy Girl Danica Patrick becomes first woman to win Coors Light Pole in Chevrolet SS racecar at Daytona 500

Godaddy Girl Danica Patrick has created history in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series where she becomes the first women to win the Coors Light Pole by driving the Chevrolet SS racecar for the Motorsport team of Stewart-Haas Racing. Here she has given her best for the qualifying stage for the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway in just her 11th career start. Dancia Patrick by driving the No. 10 GoDaddy Chevrolet SS racing car, has taken a qualifying time of 45.817 seconds which has earned the top position in the leaderboard early in the day. While she has touched the top-speed of 196.434 miles/hour[316.129 km/hour] which is the fastest Daytona 500 qualifying speed since Ken Schrader’s Chevrolet topped out at 196.515 in 1990. Another Driver from Hendrick Motorsports Team – Jeff Gordon was second on the leaderboard in the No. 24 Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet by taking a time of 45.85 seconds and a top speed of 196.292 miles/hour[315.901....




2014 Chevrolet SS the high-performance sedan get officially unveiled

The most awaited 2014 Chevrolet SS sedan is finally unveiled by Chevrolet, which will make its NASCAR debut at the Daytona International Speedway as SS racecar by competing in the Daytona 500 event. The 2014 Chevrolet SS with the legendary technology of Rear-Wheel Drive and proven race-based performance, is powered by the LS3 Chevrolet V-8 5.5-Litre Engine, which can produce an output of 415 horsepower and best torque of 415 pound feet. The Camaro, Caprice Police Patrol Vehicle and recently launched Holden’s VF Commodore in Australia, shared the same engine rear-wheel drive technology and race-tested performance. The LS3 engine is mated to a advanced 6-speed automatic transmission with a manual shift control mounted at the steering wheel, the performance of 2014 Chevrolet SS sedan is boosted to a 3.27 final-drive ratio and makes it fastest sedan by sprinting 0 to 60 miles/hour in around 5 seconds. 2014 Chevrolet SS Performance Sedan 01 The first sporty stance is clearly seen....




2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee makes its European debut at 2013 Geneva Motor Show

In the prestigious 83rd International Auto Exhibit of Geneva Motor Show 2013, the Jeep will give the European debut of its 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee with enhanced performance and efficiency in all engines with new 8-speed automatic transmission, catchy updated sporty exterior, impressive and advanced interior features with best of technology for safe and comfort driving experience. New Advanced Technology : The debut of Chrysler Group new 8-speed automatic transmission matted with 3.0-liter V-6 diesel engine, and also with V-6 & V-8 petrol engine lineup, to deliver efficient figures in consumption and emissions. The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee in the Eco Mode, delivers an improved fuel economy. It would optimise gear shifting in V8 models. If sportier performance is desired, it is equipped with Fuel Saver cylinder deactivation mechanism, by using a button on the center stack. Moreover, Eco Mode further enhances the vehicle’s aerodynamics mechanism to give best comfortable ride, by activating the Quadra-Lift air suspension....




Cadillac revealed CTS exclusive Silver Frost and Stealth Blue limited-edition range

Cadillac has revealed the limited edition, performance-inspired models, impressively showcasing the custom paints in the Cadillac CTS Coupe and V-Series lineup, which include exclusive Silver Frost Edition and Stealth Blue Edition, both are showing true luxury of Cadillac. The Collector-Edition Vehicle with Silver Frost matte paint will be available via selected Cadillac’s dealers in U.S. from March 2013. Powered with 6.2 Litre supercharged V-8 Engine, capable of producing a high output of 556 horsepower and a best torque of 551 pound feet, the Silver Frost CTS-V will available with optional features like Yellow or red Brembo brake calipers, High polished or satin graphite wheels and Suede-covered steering wheel and shift knob. The “30-gloss” clear coat, to the Silver Frost paint, is distinctively noticing with the finishing of low “sparkle” if certain lights reflect off it and is less smooth due to the finishing property of matte paint. While the Stealth Blue will be in limited production beginning in March 2013 and is going....




2014 Alfa Romeo 4C makes its debut at 2013 Geneva Motor Show

The famous Italian Automaker Alfa Romeo, is all set to premiere the new 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C, featuring the segment of super compact 2-seater with rear-wheel drive, at the Geneva Motor Show starting from March, 5th 2013. The inspired exterior layout, flash back from the Alfa Romeo 33 Stradale car, following the strong traditional values with the overall advanced mechanical and technological enhancement in the new 2014 Alfa Romeo 4C, to deliver the compactness, dynamism and agility in it. The new Alfa Romeo 4C as 2-seater with super compactness, will create a new segment of competition. It has a length, just less than 4 meters, width of 200 centimeters and a height of 118 centimeters. With agility, the 4C has given an absolute aerodynamic efficiency by the expert designers, to make it more stable at higher speeds. While in the interior, the friendliness in the design and interior-elements is created to deliver the comfortable driving experience with....




Holden reveals VF Commodore SS V show car ahead of global debut in U.S. as Chevrolet SS

Holden unveils the VF Commodore new SS V show car as a sport luxury show car in Australia, which is also heading a new export campaign to the U.S. in the form of the Chevrolet SS Sports Sedan, which will be unveiled after 2 days in the weekend in United States. The new VF SS V show car defines new standard in the high performance sports luxury range, while featuring the expressive design with enhanced aerodynamics in the exterior and premium luxury inside. The new VF SS V exterior has various features like the attractive custom Fantale orange metallic paint with contrast glossy black multi-spoke wheels. It is called a show car due to the glowing finish emphasises the more sculpted, layered surfacing and bolder graphics, while elegant gunmetal chrome finishing on the front fascia matched with less opened verticle fender vents and gloss black paint on the 5-spoke wheel are adding beauty to the sports luxury car. The use of  jet-black....




Audi new S3 Sportback with class-leading performance and driving dynamics

Audi presents the new S3 Sportback, the perfect combination of engineering and technology, delivering class-leading performance and great driving dynamics. The new Audi S3 Sportsback with 5 doors is equipped with turbocharged 4-Cylinder 2.0 Litre TFSI Engine, which has an incredible power to generate a horsepower of 300[221 kilo-Watts] and a best torque of 380 Nm[280.27 lb-ft] which is continuously available between 1,800 to 5,500 rpm. The new S3 Sportsback is available with the remarkable quattro permanent All-Wheel Drive with redesigned multi-plate clutch, which keeps the enhanced acceleration of high-line S3 while sprinting through the corner, specially tackle the extreme conditions of the road like rain or snow. With the advanced technology of dual-clutch transmission mounted on the steering wheel, provides a choice of automatic D and S modes with manual mode. This advanced transmission mode of selection assist the driver to get sportier performance on lower gears, while delivers best fuel economy figures on tall 6th gear. In the....




Cadillac pre-production ELR undergoing winter weather condition testing in Michigan’s U.P.

For the Cadillac, the new year brought great start by winning NAIAS EyesOn Design Awards in production category for the great green car – 2014 Cadillac ELR, when the extended-range of electric luxury coupe gone world debut in January at the North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013, in Detroit. And to prove true to the world for real time extreme weather and surface condition, the 2014 ELR is undergoing various tough test challenges. The test team of engineers has done winter weather chassis testing on pre-production ELR models last week in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to assess the ELR handling in winter weather conditions, where more than 4 inches of fresh snowfall has assisted the testing team to verify the final specifications on the ELR’s steering, tires, anti-lock brakes, traction control, electronic stability control and Continuous Damping Control suspension that adjusts damping every 2 milliseconds to maintain optimal control over varying road conditions. The 2014 ELR is best fitted with HiPer Strut front....




Chevrolet 2014 Corvette Stingray Convertible to be premiered internationally at Geneva Motor Show

The Chevrolet in Europe, after the successful launched of 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray as a sports coupe, at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show in U.S., is all set to debut the Convertible variant of Corvette Stingray, once again with the best balance of performance, technology and expressive design at the Geneva Motor Show on March, 5th 2013. Also in the show, making an European debut, the Spark EV, the Chevrolet’s electric mini car with 5-door. Chevrolet will auction the first retail production model of the Corvette Stingray convertible at the Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach collector car auction to benefit the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute. It is based in southeast Michigan, is a unique, urban-based integrated center of research, patient care and education, dedicated to the prevention, early detection, treatment and eventual eradication of cancer. The Barrett-Jackson will be held April 4-6 at the South Florida Fairgrounds in Palm Beach, Fla. Bids can be submitted in....




Volkswagen displayed 2014 Beetle Convertible R-Line at Chicago Auto Show

With the showcasing of Beetle GSR Limited Edition Modelin the ongoing center of Automobile attraction at the Chicago Auto Show 2013, Volkswagen has also showcased the fifth car in the R-Line family – the Beetle Convertible R-Line in the U.S. for model year 2014. Packed with alluring standard features and equipment, the Convertible R-Line has dynamic character with distinctive aluminum alloy wheels of 19-inch with a lower lower-profile all-season tires and has turbo sport-tuned suspension, while in the exterior carrying an R-Line badge on the front grille with Bi-Xenon headlights and LED DRLs. In the interior, the Beetle Convertible R-Line has various attractive features like dashboard with metallic-finish and door trim,  Fender® Premium Audio System, leather sport seating surfaces, key-less access with push-button start, aluminum sport pedals, stainless-steel R-Line scuff plates,  RNS 315 navigation system and a sporty flat-bottom R-Line multi-function leather steering wheel. The convertible price, is going to be disclosed, near to its launch in the later 2013. Volkswagen Beetle Convertible R Line....




Mercedes SLS AMG motorsport team of Erebus wins 2013 Bathurst 12 Hour

The team of Mercedes SLS AMG GT3 with car #36 has recorded a historical win at the 2013 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour endurance race in Australia where the team of Erebus Racing comprising of drivers from Germany – the Alex Rollof, the Thomas Jaeger and the German Touring Car legend Bernd Schneider, have successfully finished the 268 laps of 1665 kilometers at the Mount Panorama in a day which began with the record temperatures and finished in a heavy rain. In the high level of competition of this race, last year the team of Erebus was overall at the second position thus with the previous learning and improvements, this time the team has shown high-performance racing skills where Schneider won the 2nd consecutive big endurance win of the year, the recent was the Dubai 24 hour endurance race. Alex Rollof With Thomas Jaeger And Bernd Schneider Are Winners Of The Bathurst 12 Hour Schneider expressed the level of....




Chevrolet best-in-segment 2014 Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel premiered at Chicago Auto Show

The best selling Chevrolet compact sedan Cruze is all set to launch with new Cruze model year 2014 on this summer, best engineered to be loaded with 2.0 Litre Clean Turbo Diesel Engine, currently showcased at the famous Chicago Auto Show 2013. The clean turbo diesel model produce 90% less Nitrogen Oxide[NOx] as compared to the previous diesel model, while delivering the best in the segment fuel economy of 42 miles/gallon on highway to attract and satisfy the customer all around the world. The General Motors is setting a big target of U.S. and Canada, where market is now becoming competitive to give all best power, performance and efficiency in a compact sedan. From GM the ever produced and tested all-new Cruze 2.0 Litre Clean Turbo Diesel, has class leading performance which can compete boldly in U.S. market at the same segment against German dominant models, capable of generating a horsepower of 148[110 kilo-Watts] and best torque....




Toyota aggressive redesigned 2014 Tundra premiered at Chicago Auto Show 2013

Today on February, 7th 2013, Toyota at the press preview day of 2013 Chicago Auto Show , has premiered the aggressive looks of redesigned 2014 Toyota Tundra full-size pickup truck specially for the market of North America. The top powertrain of 2014 Tundra has the same 5.7 Litre V-8 Engine, and has loading capacity of more than 2000 pounds while towing capacity of 10,000 pounds, and following the new SAE’s standard of towing and meeting the demands of customers from toeing to real time day today fuel economy. Interior, Technology and Equipment : The 2014 Tundra featured with saddle-brown premium leather seating and Ultrasuede accents, bold contrast stitching and an exclusive logo, center stack 2.6 inches closer for easier access, new gauge, cluster with distinctive styling, is easier to view, largest front brakes , standard knee airbags, a new Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Cross Traffic Alert on premium models, class-leading eight standard airbags, exclusive STAR Safety....




McLaren P1 is all set to make a global debut at 2013 Geneva Motor Show

The British Automaker of high-performance vehicles – the McLaren Automotive – has today officially confirmed that the ‘Race’ ready model of the McLaren P1, is set to make a global debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, where everyone get a chance to see the beauty of the race car specially in the unseen interiors with race-based dash readout with the performance and the powertrain level and on choosing the race mode , it shows a set lights across the top consists of green followed by red which is followed blue, actually indicating the gear shift level and on the race mode the adjustable ‘active’ rear wing get extended, to position itself, to maintain the maximum Aerodynamic level. Much more information will be unveiled at the 83rd International Motor show of Geneva at 11.15 CET[10.15 GMT] on March, 5th 2013.....




Opel releases teaser of new Adam Rocks Concept to be premiered at 2013 Geneva Motor Show

Today in Rüsselsheim, Opel has unveiled a teaser photo which is tells that Opel has not only great expectation from its famous Lifestyle model – the Opel Adam, but bigger inspiration too, with the all-new Adam Rocks Concept, which is going to have its premiere at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, as a first Urban Compact Crossover which is dynamic in design and power with more personalisation. The Adam Rocks concept is 3.7 meters long with all-new 3 doors and open-air abilities which Opel claims, will create a brand new segment in the competitive market. As per Opel the new Adam Rocks Concept is designed for those customer who wants personal freedom extended by its cabrio design looks and fabric roof which get extended to full width and length of the roof, from right back to the C-pillars and roof is best to see outer world from above. The new Compact Urban Crossover got high-fashion, aggressive....




Pininfarina Sergio Concept a tribute to Maestro Sergio with a debut at Geneva Motor Show

In Turin, Pininfarina has announced that they are making an international debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, a very creative and impressive concept model –  the Sergio, which is tribute to the Life Senator Sergio Pininfarina who has lighten the spirit of design by outstanding achievements created from his pencil, and transformed into a modern vision in the name of exclusivity, innovation and passion. The Maestro of Italian style and King of Design, Sergio Pininfarina has passed away last year in July and headed the Company for 40 years and he was a creative genius who has worked with old and new culture of design world.  To know more about the Sergio, the concept is unveiled on March 5th, 2013 at 1 PM on the Pininfarina stand.....




Opel ADAM R2 for Motorsport Rally making world debut at 2013 Geneva Motor Show

In Geneva, Opel has made their comeback in Motorsport with ADAM Rally Cup variant last year in November. Now to keep the strong vision of Motorsport participation, Opel is coming with a Motorsport car which is based on the concept of  recently showcased, ADAM lifestyle car which has in-built support for the FIA R2 regulations, is known as ADAM R2, is making its world debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show in March. By this car Opel will further extend its full-fledged support by providing a class-leading car to every international customer rallying which will be eligible for every national championship in Europe. Opel has given ADAM R2 a attractive sporty looks. It is specially designed for pure athletic performance and in its powertrain, ADAM R2 is loaded with 1.6 Litre ECOTEC 16V Engine with variable camshaft phasing, which makes it capable of producing a horsepower around 185 and top torque of about 190 Nm, transmitted through a Sadev....




Bentley teases 2014 Continental Flying Spur, heading at 2013 Geneva Motor Show[video]

Bentley has revealed a teaser image and a promotion video of the 2014 Bentley Continental Flying Spur, a luxury 4-seater sedan which is going to be showcased at the Geneva Motor Show 2013. From the video, the 2014 luxury sedan looks to be more refined from various interior and exterior features as compared to the recent model. On the exterior as seen from the video, 2014 Flying Blur has an all-new grille, new head-lamps, new tail-lamps, while on interior, it has the steering wheels with new features like of the Bentley Continental Grand Tourer. The more details of 2014 Continental Flying Spur will be unveiled on 20th, February 2013. 2014 Bentley Continental Flying Spur Teaser Image New Bentley Flying Blur Teaser Photo 2013




Volkswagen Motorsport heading for icy challenge of Rally Sweden at 2013 FIA WRC

With a good start at Rally Monte Carlo 2013 in the previous month, the overall points standing of 2013 FIA World Rally Championship[WRC],  for the driver Sebastien Ogier, co-driver Julien Ingrassia and for the team Volkswagen Motorsport, stands at the encourging second place. Keeping the high winning spirit for the next toughest challenge of ice and snow – the Rally Sweden(61st year) from 7th to 10th February 2013. The team pairings of Driver[Sébastien Ogier(F)] + Co-Driver[Julien Ingrassia(F)] and Driver[Jari-Matti Latvala(FIN)] + Co-driver[Miikka Anttila(FIN)], with the best powertrain of Volkswagen Polo R WRC, capable of generating a horsepower of 315[232 kilo-Watts], is going to compete the toughest, in terms of maintaining speed and extreme conditions, only event of the season to be fully packed with ice and snow. The Challenge required precise decision on high speed where accuracy become the only way to avoid any bad situation here in Rally Sweden, so this....




Renault Scénic XMOD a compact MPV making world debut at 2013 Geneva Motor Show

Renault has started the new year by targeting the new segment of Crossover, and unveiled the new Renault Captur Urban Compact Crossover successfully. To keep that target firm, Renault is coming-up with a compact Multi-Purpose Vehicle[MPV] – the Scénic XMOD and which going to have a world debut in the prestigious Geneva Motor Show on 5th March, 2013. Stylish Exterior : XMOD is sporty, elegant and scenic and redefines the world of multipurpose vehicles. It comes with special alloy wheels, sill guards, front and rear bumpers, chrome varnished roof bars and an increased height giving this classy vehicle a more crossover appearance. With an innovative and expressive front end, this well-designed MPV by Renault, encompasses signature LED daytime running lights and many other exciting features. Advanced Technology : Scenic XMOD, comes with interiors that gives you a feeling like a fighter jet cockpit which has an exclusive center-console. This brand new MPV, featuring TFT digital display with fully connected Renault R-Link....




Jeep and Ram Trucks Super Bowl XLVII videos encouraging American “TROOPS” and “FARMERS”

In the Super Bowl XLVII videos, the Jeep and Ram brands has shown the indefinite contribution of society savers –“TROOPS” and “FARMERS” of American Society. In the video presented by Jeep brand, is a patriotic letter of “Whole Again” – in the vocals of famous Oprah Winfrey, where the six branches of Armed forces is described to save American society and its our time to let them know that we have the family bond of greatest respect with warm love for them in saving our society from every aspect. Oprah Winfrey said on this – “It was an honor to lend my voice in support of those that serve us all,”. The Jeep brand’s “Whole Again” was made with the partners Global Hue of Detroit. The Jeep brand’s “Operation SAFE Return” (OSR) aims to galvanize community support for service members and their families worldwide. In the video presented by Ram....




Infiniti Red Bull Racing officially launched the RB9 Formula 1 in UK

On February 3rd, 2013, Infiniti Red Bull Racing has officially launched the RB9 Formula 1 car, for the upcoming season, in the gathering of members of team, joint partners, special guests and international media in Milton Keynes, UK. The revelation of RB9 Formula 1 is done by the world famous drivers Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber, in which Sebastine is three times World Champion and Marke is nine times Grand Prix winner and here they have joined  stage by team principal Christian Horner, chief technical officer Adrian Newey and Simon Sproule, the corporate vice president global marketing communications representing Infiniti. As per the internals, the RB9 Formula 1 car has been developed in a shorter period of time which are now equipped with new Pirelli tyres and lot more testing is needed to be done to understand the behavior of new tyres with the racing car. In the last season the team performance war really good where Sebastian claimed....




S Peterhansel and JP Cottret in MINI ALL4 racing defended the title by winning 2013 Dakar Rally

Still undefeated at the 2013 Dakar Rally, in Santiago de Chile, Perú, Argentina, the Monster Energy X-raid Rally team, from Trebur, Germany consist of Frenchmens Stéphane Peterhansel and co-driver Jean-Paul Cottret, in the MINI ALL4 racing, has once again prove it like 2012 victory, and it seems like there is no one even close in their way to success. They won the Dakar Rally 2013 with a big lead of 42.22 minutes overall, in the unbeatable MINI ALL4 racing to regain their 11th victory of career in a legendary way. In MIN ALL4 racing, the X-raid team dominance was very clear when Peterhansel took the lead in one of the most tough rally race of 8,600 kilometers[around 5,300 miles], to the cross the victory line with no 1 position in the Dakar Rally of 2013. The chasing pair of Leonid Novitskiy and Konstantin Zhiltsov, in the MINI ALL4 racing, has eventually finished at 3rd position in the Dakar Rally 2013. The Senior Vice President MINI Brand Management, Dr....




FIA World Endurance Championship has official confirmed 32 full season entries for 2013

The officials from ACO[Automobile Club de l’Ouest] and FIA[Federation Internationale de l’Automobile] in Paris on February 2nd, has just announced that there are 21 teams with a total of 32 full season entries from 11 nations, will be competing in the most reputed championship of 2013 – ‘FIA World Endurance Championship‘, in which the grid set is consist of 6 car entries in LMP1, 12 car entries in LMP2, 6 car entries in LMGTE Pro and 8 car entries in LMGTE AM and will be connected in between few events, like at Silverstone and Spa-Francorchamps, in few of the race entries. The grid set will have following entries of racing cars in its structure for 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship: LMP1[6 car entries will be competing]  :   2 Audi R18 e-tron quattros, 2 Toyota Racing Toyota TS030 and 2 privateer entries. LMP2[12 car entries will be competing]  :   Collective 12 car entries from Audi,....




Audi Motorsport confirms the 2013 FIA WEC drivers pairings with mission title defence

With best pairings of drivers, Audi Motorsport has officially announced their confirmation to compete in the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), in which Audi with three R18 e-tron quattro cars, are going to sprint at the Le Mans 24 Hours[24 Heures du Mans] on June 22nd – 23rd 2013 and at the WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. The two Audi hybrid sports cars will compete in other remaining six WEC racing rounds. Audi in the WEC is going to defend the racing title with the team of drivers -Marcel Fässler (CH), André Lotterer (D) and Benoît Tréluyer (F) who are competing since 2010 and are going to defend their WEC drivers’ title and the win at 24 Heures du Mans in 2012, so it will be a good situation for them to repeat that win in 2013. The Audi French Driver Loïc Duval who won the 2012 the Spa 6 Hours is teaming with 8 times Le Mans winner Tom....




Dodge reveals 2013 Challenger R/T Redline ahead of Chicago Auto Show 2013

Famous for its sporty nature and masculine looks, the dodge Challenger R/T, is favorite among those who love to drive with speed in America. Inspired from this, Dodge has created the 2013 Challenger R/T Redline and R/T Plus Redline, to keep the spirit of best powertrain with reasonable price in the exclusive coupe and going to be showcased at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show with Mopar ’13 Dodge Dart. The performance booster 2013 Dodge Challenger R/T Redline is loaded with its most famous 5.7 Litre HEMI V8 Engine with cold-air induction, which is quite capable of generating a horsepower of 375 and a top torque of 410 lb.-ft. with good highway fuel mileage of 25 miles/gallon. The mated Tremec TR6060 6-speed manual transmission with performance tuned dual exhaust system, is capable of sprinting 0 to 60 miles/hour in below 5 second mark. In the automatic transmission, the 5.7 Litre V8 Engine can produce a horsepower of 372 and max torque of....




Ferrari reveals F138 for the Formula 1 World Championship 2013

The honor of 59th model to be manufactured by Ferrari exclusively for the Formula 1 World Championship is all given to a new inspiration racing DNA, in the form of new Ferrari F138 Formula 1 car, which has been revealed today with photos and details in Maranello, Italy. The project internal code name 664 has finally given the name as F138, is based upon the combination of current year and no. of cylinders which depicts that the 8-cylinder engine configuration is the 8th and final year for it to compete in the championship. The 8-cylinder Engine is much refined version of the last year engine and has 32-valve, electronic injection and ignition, has a displacement of 2,398 cc. It has the chassis with the combination of lightweight carbon fibre and honeycomb composite structure and longitudinal gearbox with quick shift and limited-slip differential. The same last year suspension design layout is followed in the F138 but has....




Knowing the traffic sense can save you from disasters – a video from Russia

Sometimes things really going as per you and sometimes not. But when its comes to ride in snow icy condition, its really matter that how carefully you are driving by keeping your eyes and ears open ,to make avoid accidents and save yourself from the bad situation. On the following video from Russia, at the first instance, the driver has definitely saved himself and the vehicle which was coming from front but on the second instance the vehicle which was coming from back, was not able to judge the toeing vehicle was stopped in the snow surface road and thus collided with it from the back side. Such small precise decision with controlling level of your vehicle speed, save you from the big disasters. Here all are lucky that they all are escaped without any big injury, so the message is here to save yourself from extreme road conditions by....




2014 Audi A8 L TDI fuel mileage and price announced by Audi in America

The Audi of America has just announced the prices and fuel mileage figures for the their most sophisticated sedan in TDI model – the 2014 Audi A8 L TDI clean diesel in Herndon, Virginia[U.S.]. The Audi A8 is known for its bench mark in the segment of luxury sedan by equipping the latest technology, impressive interior with eye-catching exterior design & best efficiency, and now dynamically growing the A8 segment by introducing TDI sedan in the form of 2014 Audi A8 L TDI, which is loaded with new 3.0 Litre TDI clean diesel Engine. The Audi A8 L TDI clean diesel price is starts from a base price of $82,500, which with All-Wheel Drive quattro technology provides extra power and best efficiency in fuel mileage with EPA estimated 24(city)/ 36(highway)/ 28(city+highway), and delivering a horsepower of 240 and a torque of 406 lb.-ft., to make it sprint from 0 to 60 miles/hour in 6.4 seconds.....




New Mopar ’13 Dodge Dart gets its first reveal as a 4th special edition model

Just few days ago, Mopar ’13 interior teaser image has been revealed by Chrysler Group LLC, now it is officially confirmed that it is the new limited edition – Mopar ’13 Dodge Dart, which is the 4th special edition Mopar-badged model and going to be showcased at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show next week. Inspired from globally appreciated model range – the Mopar ’10 Challenger, Mopar ’11 Charger and the Mopar ’12 300, Mopar is taking the responsibility to manufacture and customized, more to driver-specific, the parts and accessories to give the best performance. The limited edition Mopar ’13 Dart will limited number of production only 500 models in 2013 spring at the assembly center in Belvidere, Illinois. In the engine configuration, the new Mopar ’13 Dodge Dart is equipped with best of powertrain by supplying a 1.4 Litre MultiAir® intercooled turbo engine with a manual transmission, the more details on technical specification will be disclosed tomorrow via live....




New Renault Clio Estate prices and models in France set to launch on March 2013

Renault has just announced that the booking is on for the Estate model of their famous new Clio which was launched in last year on October 11th. For France, the new Clio Estate model can be booked from March, 14th 2013 and it will be loaded with 2 petrol and 2 diesel engines with a powertrain varies from 75 hp to 90 hp. For France, in the petrol variants, it has 3-cylinder turbo petrol engine in the both Cli0 Estate models – the 1.2 16V 75 model and the ENERGY TCE 90 model, with the horsepower 74 hp and 90 hp respectively and have combined(city+highway) fuel economy of 18.18[5 liters for 100 km] and 22.22[4.5 liters for 100 km] respectively, while have very low CO2 emission of 127 grams/km and 105 grams/km respectively. On the other hand, it has diesel variant as Clio Estate – dCi 75, ENERGY dCi 90 and ENERGY dCi....




BMW 325d sedan specifications revealed, officially valid from March 2013 in ACEC countries

BMW has officially revealed the technical specification of  BMW 325d which will be valid from March 2013 in the regions under European Automobile Manufacturers Association[ACEA] with few of the authorized weights valid only in Germany. Engine Power :  The BMW 325d has TwinPower turbo in-line 4-cylinder, 4 valve 2.0-Litre Diesel Engine which generates a horsepower of 218[160 kilo-Watts] at 4400 rpm and a torque of 450 between 1500 to 2500 rpm. Best Performance & Efficiency :   It has a weight to power ratio of 9.2 kilograms/kilo-Watts and with the 6-speed manual transmission, the BMW 325d can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/hour in 6.8 seconds and covers a distance of 0 to 1000 meters in just 26.5 seconds. It can sprint to a top speed of 245 kilometer/hour.  On the fuel consumption, the 325d has scaled with a Urban fuel mileage of 16.12 km/liter [i.e. 6.2L  for 100 km] and a Extra-Urban fuel mileage of 23.8....




Infiniti of Canada confirms the 2014 Q50 debut at Canadian International Auto Show 2013

Infiniti of Canada, has just confirmed that it is setting a Canadian Debut of their luxury sports sedan – the 2014 Infinite Q50 – on February, 14th at the prestigious Canadian International Auto Show[CIAS] 2013, in Toronto. The CIAS is organize in the month of February starting from 14th to 24th. The central to the show in the Infiniti models, is the new 2014 Q50 luxury Sedan with its dynamic athletic design, enhanced interior, best performance and technology,  with the addition of Canada oriented driving dynamics for more comfortable and safe driving experience. Other models to light-up the show, are 2013 Infiniti cars and Crossovers, which will accompany 2014 Q50 sedan with their beautiful presence, includes the new Infiniti JX luxury SUV, and the championship-winning Infiniti Red Bull Racing Formula One racing car. Infiniti is introducing for Canada, the two variants in terms of powertrain – one is 3.7 Litre V6 and 3.5 Litre Hybrid. The Hybrid System....




Opel Cascada heading for its debut at 2013 Geneva Motor Show

In Rüsselsheim region of Germany – Opel has confirmed that one of the top luxury 4-seats convertible model – the new Cascada is heading for its world debut at 2013 Geneva Motor Show in March and is manufacture by Opel itself, the mid-size four seats convertible as a Cabriolet, has all the attractive and advanced technology to make it unique in its own segment. In the history of 70 years, Opel has engineered Cascada with new generation powertrain and best to its chassis structure for more safety in a compact convertible of length 4.7 meters. The Cascada is equipped with various features like its prolonged, open-air elegance and streamlined soft-top with an alluring price tag as compared to the other convertible of the same segment. The one of four-seats convertible type, will manufacture by Opel in its own facility center. The Opel Kapitän and the Rekord from 1950-60 was really famous for its 4-seats open-air, soft-touch....




ACP and Wimpey with Scion xD got first ever win in 2WD class of Sno*Drift at Rally America 2013

In the two-wheel drive[2WD] class in Rally America National Championship on January 26th-27th in Atlanta, Michigan, the team from Scion – Andrew Comrie-Picard and Jeremy Wimpey racing with 2012 Scion xD, has secured the first ever win of the season at the 2WD class of Sno*Drift event, by taking a total time of 2:50:57.5 and a 5 minutes lead from the team of Dillon Van Way and Andrew Edwards of 2011 Ford Fiesta. Covering the all 20 challenging snow covered stages, Andrew with Wimpey was the 1st to reach the finish line in the 2WD class. Andrew Comrie-Picard also known by the name od “ACP” said – “I’m so proud of the entire team, and this victory belongs to them.This season’s new Scion xD is lighter, stronger, faster, easier to service, more predictable and easier to drive”. According to him, he found the new enhancement in Scion xD, has made the ride very smooth all the time and....




Chevrolet Corvette DP never give up performance with 2nd place victory in DP class at Daytona 2013

Chevrolet with Corvette Daytona Prototype has celebrated the first ever Daytona Podium finish in 51st Running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, when team owner Wayne Taylor with a team of comprising of Max Angelelli, Jordan Taylor and Ryan Hunter-Reay have bravely completed the tough 24 hour long endurance, by getting the second honorable position in the DP class race at Daytona International Speedway 2013. The Wayne team was racing with No. 10 Velocity Worldwide Corvette DP at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday, January 27, 2013 in Daytona Beach, Florida. The U.S. Vice President Performance Vehicles and Motorsports, Jim Campbell has appraised the team for the sustaining attitude by saying – I am very proud of the tremendous effort put forth by all of our Chevrolet teams and applaud the “never give up” attitude of our Corvette Daytona Prototype and Camaro drivers and crews as they battled for their finishing positions this weekend. We are looking forward....