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BMW Group US Sales Went Down 38.4% in April
BMW Group US Sales Went Down 38.4% in April

4 May 2009, 08:44 UTC / Decline is the word of the day for BMW Group's US division, as the company has posted the financial results for April 2009. Both BMW and MINI brands have recorded quite disappointing figures th...

 
Adam Carroll Brings A1 Team Ireland Maiden Title
Adam Carroll Brings A1 Team Ireland Maiden Title

4 May 2009, 07:56 UTC / Adam Carroll came to Brands Hatch with the sole thought of securing A1 Team Ireland a place in the A1 GP hall of fame. Trailing A1 Team Switzerland for the championship lead before the British weeke...

 
Audi Predicts Strong Growth for US Imported Luxury Market
Audi Predicts Strong Growth for US Imported Luxury Market

4 May 2009, 07:48 UTC / Even if the United States is currently living within one of the most difficult financial period in its history - we're particularly talking about the auto sector -, the "brand with the fou...

 
UK Power-Grid: Bring on the Hybrids and EVs
UK Power-Grid: Bring on the Hybrids and EVs

4 May 2009, 08:46 UTC / Following the announcement of the ingenious scrappage incentive of the UK government, which stated that a 5,000 pounds bonus will be given to those who purchase a hybrid or EV vehicle, question aros...

 
Usain Bolt Survives Car Crash with Light Injuries
Usain Bolt Survives Car Crash with Light Injuries

4 May 2009, 08:13 UTC / Olympic champion sprinter Usain Bolt was involved in a serious car crash on Wednesday, but he was soon released from the hospital, with minor scratches. The 22-year-old world record sprinter was app...

 
BYD T6 Porsche Cayenne SUV Clone in the Works
BYD T6 Porsche Cayenne SUV Clone in the Works

4 May 2009, 07:16 UTC / Chinese clones of other vehicles, usually sold in Europe or in the United States, seem to become a common things nowadays, especially after the over-discussed Geely GE limousine "inspired"...

 
Brawn GP Will Not Receive Commercial Revenues for 2009
Brawn GP Will Not Receive Commercial Revenues for 2009

4 May 2009, 07:12 UTC / Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone revealed Brawn GP will not receive the commercial revenues formerly owed to Honda for the 2009 season. Therefore, the Brackley based team will be considered a bran...

 
The New Fiat: Sky Is No Limit
The New Fiat: Sky Is No Limit

4 May 2009, 07:18 UTC / Italian manufacturer Fiat is now living in what may be very well considered its best years. The company is engaged in an all out offensive of purchase, alliances and reorganizing, processes which wi...

 
Beta Testers Wanted for iOpener Real Time Racing
Beta Testers Wanted for iOpener Real Time Racing

3 May 2009, 17:31 UTC / iOpener, a German company active in the games and motorsports industries, is looking for 5,000 of the best race gamers in order to test their new live play technology “iOpener Enabled”. ...

 
Rossi Cruises to Spanish GP Win
Rossi Cruises to Spanish GP Win

3 May 2009, 15:14 UTC / Valentino Rossi wanted a win so bad during this weekend’s Spanish Grand Prix, and made everything right in order to achieve his first triumph of the year at Jerez de la Frontera circuit. The r...

 
After Nardelli, LaSorda Leaves Chrysler Too
After Nardelli, LaSorda Leaves Chrysler Too

3 May 2009, 16:03 UTC / Chrysler is surely experiencing the largest restructuring plan it could get and, after the company’s CEO Robert Nardelli announced he will leave the company, another key official confirms his ...

 
Michigan Dealer Confirms Offer for Pontiac, GM Promptly Says No
Michigan Dealer Confirms Offer for Pontiac, GM Promptly Says No

3 May 2009, 14:41 UTC / Here you have it: an interested Pontiac dealer, namely Waldron Pontiac, is making an offer for GM’s brand – which is actually going to be phased out by the end of 2010 – but the Am...

 
Chrysler to Sell Assets to Fiat, Close Plants
Chrysler to Sell Assets to Fiat, Close Plants

3 May 2009, 16:42 UTC / As a result of Thursday’s bankruptcy filling, the American manufacturer is said to plan the sale of most of its assets to their new partner, Fiat. In addition, the Michigan-based company unvei...

 
Fiat: We Want Opel
Fiat: We Want Opel

3 May 2009, 16:35 UTC / As you already know by now, the Italian manufacturer has already signed for the takeover of a 20 percent stake in bankrupt American manufacturer Chrysler, and even is supposed to take over the compa...

 
Mosley: Formula 1 Could Survive Without Ferrari!
Mosley: Formula 1 Could Survive Without Ferrari!

3 May 2009, 11:03 UTC / FIA president Max Mosley made it very clear that the international body will not renounce their newly-confirmed budget cap for 2010 on the wishes of Formula One’s “big guns” Ferrar...

 
Confirmed: Chrysler Files for Bankruptcy, Nardelli Will Leave
Confirmed: Chrysler Files for Bankruptcy, Nardelli Will Leave

30 Apr 2009, 18:34 UTC / This news no longer comes as a surprise, as reports claiming that the US manufacturer will enter Chapter 11 have been with us throughout the day. Finally, they have been concluded with the confirmat...

 
Opinions: Chrysler Bankruptcy
Opinions: Chrysler Bankruptcy

30 Apr 2009, 15:21 UTC / The approaching announcement of the first Detroit Three giant to file for bankruptcy has already placed additional pressure on the international markets. Whereas the effects will be more visible tom...

 
Magna Says It Has Enough Money to Buy Opel, Fires 725 Workers in Canada
Magna Says It Has Enough Money to Buy Opel, Fires 725 Workers in Canada

30 Apr 2009, 14:52 UTC / The long stopry short: Magna International has recently been linked with an Opel acquisition, with the officials of the company hinting that it has enough money to purchase the German unit. Meanwhil...

 
Katy Perry: I Kissed a MINI, And I Liked It
Katy Perry: I Kissed a MINI, And I Liked It

30 Apr 2009, 14:57 UTC / This year’s Life Ball (Europe’s biggest AIDS charity event) to take place on May 16, will be the first to offer a prize draw. The Life Ball MINI 2009 designed by The Blonds for Katy Perr...

 
Update: Chrysler to Go Into Bankruptcy
Update: Chrysler to Go Into Bankruptcy

30 Apr 2009, 14:45 UTC / Contradictory news about the future of Chrysler have surfaced throughout the day, yet, as we reported one hour ago, one thing seems to be certain. Chrysler will seek Chapter 11 protection, after fai...