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Nobuteru Taniguchi Takes the 350 HP HKS GR Yaris Out for a Spin
Nobuteru Taniguchi Takes the 350 HP HKS GR Yaris Out for a Spin

24 Nov 2020, 17:28 UTC · By: Dragos Chitulescu / The new HKS Toyota GR Yaris project has been completed, and the team called on Nobuteru Taniguchi to take it out for its first drive

 
Believe It Or Not, 4WD Now Outsells 2WD in the United States
Believe It Or Not, 4WD Now Outsells 2WD in the United States

21 May 2020, 16:46 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / For the first time ever in U.S. automotive history, new 4WD vehicles have outsold new 2WD vehicles from January through April 2020

 
Conversion Package Turns the Suzuki Jimny Into the World’s Cutest Pickup Truck
Conversion Package Turns the Suzuki Jimny Into the World’s Cutest Pickup Truck

16 Mar 2020, 15:02 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The Suzuki Jimny "Flatdeck" is exclusive to New Zealand, based on the JX trim level with the five-speed manual transmission

 
Peugeot’s New Boxer 4x4 Concept Looks Ready For Adventure
Peugeot’s New Boxer 4x4 Concept Looks Ready For Adventure

26 Sep 2019, 15:48 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Even though Peugeot won't put it into production, the 4x4 Concept proves that the Boxer L3 can hold its own as a camper van

 
Nissan Announces 2020 Armada Pricing, It’s Up To $2,340 More Than Before
Nissan Announces 2020 Armada Pricing, It’s Up To $2,340 More Than Before

24 Sep 2019, 17:58 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Nissan has made very few improvements to the Armanda for 2020, yet the Japanese automaker demands as much as $2,340 more than before

 
2018 Suzuki Jimny Finally Revealed, Engines Range From 0.66 to 1.5 Liters
2018 Suzuki Jimny Finally Revealed, Engines Range From 0.66 to 1.5 Liters

18 Jun 2018, 12:17 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Would you look at the little bugger! Make no mistake about it, the all-new Jimny will sell faster than Suzuki can produce it

 
2018 Suzuki Jimny Spied Without Camouflage, Debut Imminent
2018 Suzuki Jimny Spied Without Camouflage, Debut Imminent

29 May 2018, 13:36 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / By the end of the year, the first examples of the 2018 Suzuki Jimny will be delivered to customers in Japan, with Europe to follow suit

 
Land Rover's 4x4 Systems - A Brief Guide
Land Rover's 4x4 Systems - A Brief Guide

5 May 2016, 16:40 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / For over 60 years, Land Rover vehicles have been going "Above&Beyond" thanks to their design. Most of the merits go to their 4x4 systems, detailed in this story

 
Mercedes-Benz's 4Matic System - A Brief Guide
Mercedes-Benz's 4Matic System - A Brief Guide

26 Apr 2016, 16:16 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Daimler AG, the company that owns Mercedes-Benz, says it made its first 4WD system 109 years ago. Let's see how Mercedes-Benz's 4Matic evolved

 
Exclusive: Mercedes-AMG Will Not Use 4Matic Anymore
Exclusive: Mercedes-AMG Will Not Use 4Matic Anymore

20 Apr 2016, 16:33 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The Mercedes-Benz tuning and racing branch has been reinventing itself continuously in the last few years. Losing the “4Matic” name is the next step

 
Four-Wheel Drive: How GKN Driveline's On-Demand 4WD System Works
Four-Wheel Drive: How GKN Driveline's On-Demand 4WD System Works

9 Mar 2016, 17:39 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Four-wheel drive systems, especially those for transverse-mounted engines, are tricky. A British company has created the most capable systems to date

 
AWD Won't Save You from Winter Weather, Consumer Reports Says
AWD Won't Save You from Winter Weather, Consumer Reports Says

29 Sep 2015, 16:35 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / All-wheel drive only helps when accelerating. For braking and cornering, winter tires are a lot more useful, not to mention cheaper

 
Fiat Ducato 4x4 Expedition Will Take You Camping where No One Has Ever Camped Before
Fiat Ducato 4x4 Expedition Will Take You Camping where No One Has Ever Camped Before

29 Aug 2015, 14:24 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Think about it: this is the kind of car you need after you've won the lottery, told your boss what you think of him and set off to travel around the world

 
Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Launched in Japan with 1.8 TSI Engine
Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Launched in Japan with 1.8 TSI Engine

22 Jul 2015, 09:28 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The 1.8 TSI is the only turbocharged petrol engine available ion the Golf Alltrack. Volkswagen chose not to offer any of the three TDI diesels

 
Swedish Test Shows Some SUV All-Wheel Drive Systems Are Failures
Swedish Test Shows Some SUV All-Wheel Drive Systems Are Failures

14 Apr 2015, 18:14 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Thought every all-wheel drive system was the same? Not even close, as this independet test will show you that FWD-based SUVs are inferior to the real deal

 
4WD and AWD Systems Explained for Current FCA US Vehicles
4WD and AWD Systems Explained for Current FCA US Vehicles

22 Mar 2015, 14:20 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / There is a bit of a difference between 4WD and AWD, but did you know that there are some differences between AWD and AWD in Fiat-Chrysler Group's case?

 
Powertrain Layouts, Advantages and Disadvantages
Powertrain Layouts, Advantages and Disadvantages

13 Feb 2015, 19:20 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / A relatively short guide on front-wheel, rear-wheel, all-wheel and four-wheel drive transmission layouts, with their advantages and disadvantages

 
4WD Is Not the Same With AWD
4WD Is Not the Same With AWD

17 Sep 2014, 17:40 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Just like the twin-turbo versus biturbo engine delusion, another commonly mistaken belief in the wondrous world of automobiles is the four-wheel drive versus all-wheel drive topic. There are a few n...

 
Nissan GT-R Tuned by Jotech Motorsports
Nissan GT-R Tuned by Jotech Motorsports

1 Jan 2013, 08:33 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / We are here to talk about the latest tuning project that uses the Nissan GT-R as a starting point, which comes from Jotech Motorsports and was put together for a Brazilian customer. Godzilla was ...

 
Nissan Launches KIX Mini SUV
Nissan Launches KIX Mini SUV

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Nissan today announced the launch of a new mini sport utility vehicle dubbed KIX, a new model with the top version sold for approximately 1,591,800 yen (12,385 euros). According to representatives o...