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Mercedes-Benz USA Showcases 4Matic Using Scottish Poetry
Mercedes-Benz USA Showcases 4Matic Using Scottish Poetry

4 Nov 2013, 09:08 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Robert Burns was an 18 Century poet from Scotland who is widely regarded as a pioneer of the Romantic movement, apart from being known as "Scotland's favorite son" or the "Bard o...

 
Next Mazdaspeed3 Going All-Wheel Drive?
Next Mazdaspeed3 Going All-Wheel Drive?

18 Oct 2013, 07:50 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / For a while the Mazdaspeed3 had the bragging rights in the hot hatch world, with more power than anybody else had to offer. That was a long time ago though, and the game has moved on significantly s...

 
4Matic All-Wheel Drive is The Future of AMG, Mostly
4Matic All-Wheel Drive is The Future of AMG, Mostly

17 Oct 2013, 08:47 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The Willow Springs circuit in the US recently held a “Best of AMG” event for journalists from around the world, where all current AMG models available in the land of the free were presen...

 
Mercedes-Benz USA Launches 4Matic Models Offensive
Mercedes-Benz USA Launches 4Matic Models Offensive

1 Oct 2013, 17:08 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Mercedes-Benz has been known for decades as the only German manufacturer to offer rear-wheel drive almost exclusively on the US market, with the exception of the GLK, M-Class, GL-Class and the G-Cla...

 
Volkswagen Teases New Golf R Ahead of Geneva Debut
Volkswagen Teases New Golf R Ahead of Geneva Debut

28 Jan 2013, 10:24 UTC · By: Andrei Nedelea / The announcement of an all-new Volkswagen Golf R is a big deal for performance car enthusiasts, who don`t really like the fact that the GTI is front-wheel drive (and not all that powerful). The R ve...

 
Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Is a Hoot in the Snow
Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Is a Hoot in the Snow

3 Jan 2013, 09:02 UTC · By: Andrei Nedelea / When we tested the Lambrighini Gallardo, we did so in very dry and arid conditions, in Dubai, where the car was a real riot. However, some people like to go a little bit further with their Lambos, a...

 
All Future Jaguars Will Have Optional All-Wheel Drive
All Future Jaguars Will Have Optional All-Wheel Drive

3 Dec 2012, 08:25 UTC · By: Andrei Nedelea / All-wheel drive is a really sought-after option, in any kind of car, these days, and it has become a very important selling point, especially in the executive sector and above. Now, according to aut...

 
Nissan GT-R's Secret - ATTESA E-TS AWD System Explained
Nissan GT-R's Secret - ATTESA E-TS AWD System Explained

5 May 2011, 16:13 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The Nissan GT-R is the oddest vehicle in the supercar kingdom. Just looking at its specs on paper you wouldn't believe this car is as fast as Nissan (and other independent verifiers) are saying...

 
Lamborghini Launches Dedicated Aventador Website
Lamborghini Launches Dedicated Aventador Website

24 Mar 2011, 09:09 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / It’s no secret that the Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 is a sales success, partly due to the supercar being unveiled to the public at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this month. The Italian supe...

 
Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC Explained
Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC Explained

10 Dec 2009, 18:38 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The 4Matic (derived from 4wheel-drive and automatic) is the name of the AWD four-wheel drive system developed by Mercedes-Benz, which allows drivers to better handle their vehicle on slippery surfac...

 
Mercedes Sets Up E-Klasse 4Matic Workshop...
Mercedes Sets Up E-Klasse 4Matic Workshop...

8 Dec 2009, 15:34 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / ... on the Timmelsjoch high alpine road in Austria. And when it says workshop, it means taking the Mercedes E-Klasse, equipped with the 4Matic permanent all-wheel drive, through hell and ice to prov...

 
Ferrari Prepares All-Wheel Drive Hybrid
Ferrari Prepares All-Wheel Drive Hybrid

25 May 2009, 06:55 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Ferrari is reportedly planning an all-wheel drive hybrid system that could hit the streets in the next few years. The Italian manufacturer has already made a patent application for the hybrid, with ...

 
BMW Leads All-Wheel Drive Sector in Australia
BMW Leads All-Wheel Drive Sector in Australia

3 Feb 2009, 15:39 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / According to the 2008 sales results, BMW leads the all-wheel drive sector, as it managed to deliver way more vehicles fitted with such a system than its Australian competitors. More than 323,000 uni...