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European Car Sales Fell 10.2 Percent in February
European Car Sales Fell 10.2 Percent in February

19 Mar 2013, 13:26 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / European auto sales have suffered another setback last month, with a plunge rated at 10.2 percent compared to 2012, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) said. With new v...

 
China Now Choking on 240 Million Cars on Its Roads
China Now Choking on 240 Million Cars on Its Roads

1 Feb 2013, 14:55 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Restrictive measures like only allowing people to drive every other day might seem restrictive and harsh, but the People's Republic of China is choking on its own success. The country is now...

 
December to Bring Lowest US Sales in 2008
December to Bring Lowest US Sales in 2008

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The last few weeks brought an avalanche of reports regarding the financial crisis so it shouldn't amaze anyone that December is expected to bring the lowest sales in 2008, according to a report...

 
Ford and GM Forecast Auto Sales Increase for 2012
Ford and GM Forecast Auto Sales Increase for 2012

20 Oct 2011, 16:34 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Car sales in the US have been on a rising trend after the global downturn wounds started to heal, but to say this isn’t enough, as the pace of the increase has been incredibly slow. Well, it s...

 
Volkswagen Plans to Export Beetles form Mexico to China
Volkswagen Plans to Export Beetles form Mexico to China

26 Aug 2011, 16:47 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / The third generation of the iconic VW Beetle will go on sale in the US in October, and the markets around the world will follow. When referring to other markets, VW plans to export the new 2012 Beet...

 
Renault Gordini and Gibson Reveal Show Car and Guitar at Music Festival
Renault Gordini and Gibson Reveal Show Car and Guitar at Music Festival

26 Aug 2011, 15:11 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / With the upcoming Rock En Seine music festival in France, Gordini shook hands with Gibson to create a unique show car and equally unique “Gordini by Gibson” electric guitar. The leather ...

 
American Drivers Counting Fewest Miles Since 2004
American Drivers Counting Fewest Miles Since 2004

26 Aug 2011, 13:26 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / After the gas prices skyrocketed, the effects were deeply felt by Americans who drove 15.5 billion fewer miles in the first half of the year, touching the lowers marker since 2004. A report by the F...

 
Nissan Pickup and SUV Owners Reporting Transmission Failures
Nissan Pickup and SUV Owners Reporting Transmission Failures

26 Aug 2011, 11:14 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, along with other safety organizations, have received an increased number of complaints, coming from Nissan owners saying that they have spent thou...

 
Honda Pumps $335 Million in Upgrades for Ohio Operations
Honda Pumps $335 Million in Upgrades for Ohio Operations

26 Aug 2011, 09:50 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Racing towards productivity and fuel-efficiency, Honda Motor Co. pumps $355 million in upgrades at plants in Ohio. The car manufacturer’s plans to make cars in the US include $166 million of i...

 
NYC's Mayor Goes Forward With Red Light Cameras on Every Corner
NYC's Mayor Goes Forward With Red Light Cameras on Every Corner

26 Aug 2011, 09:14 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / New York City’s mayor Michael Bloomberg believes that more red light cameras could save more lives and reduce traffic incidents. Thus he plans to add red traffic lights cameras at every street...

 
Bentley Aims to Keep W12 Engine, Plug-In Hybrids Expected
Bentley Aims to Keep W12 Engine, Plug-In Hybrids Expected

26 Aug 2011, 08:21 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / When referring to Bentley, first things we have to mention are its one-of-a-kind styling and the finest materials combined to offer a true gentleman’s delight when hitting the road in one of t...

 
Sergio Marchionne Remains Pessimistic About European Market
Sergio Marchionne Remains Pessimistic About European Market

26 Aug 2011, 07:34 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Fiat-Chrysler Group’s CEO Sergio Marchionne has announced that the car manufacturer’s 2011 profit targets “for now,” in an attempt to dispel concerns about a weak European m...

 
Danica Patrick to Race Full-Time in NASCAR Starting 2012
Danica Patrick to Race Full-Time in NASCAR Starting 2012

26 Aug 2011, 07:09 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Being the first women to win an IndyCar race in Japan three years ago, Danica Patrick proves once again that some women can drive better than most of men. Moreover, she will race full-time in NASCAR...

 
GM Global Media Account Totals Around $3 Billion
GM Global Media Account Totals Around $3 Billion

25 Aug 2011, 15:07 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / General Motors amazed the audience when it announced its global media review, which by the way it is a huge one. In March 2011, the manufacturer reported global advertising costs of $4.26 billion fo...

 
Kia Sorento CUV Production Process Revealed <span>· Video</span>
Kia Sorento CUV Production Process Revealed · Video

25 Aug 2011, 14:40 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / The car manufacturing process these days looks more like an episode from Star Wars, with all the mean robots being reprogrammed to manufacture cars for mankind. Thus, the History Channel beamed itse...

 
BMW Offers On-Demand Music Service With MOG
BMW Offers On-Demand Music Service With MOG

25 Aug 2011, 13:08 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / MOG shook hands with BMW on an on-demand streaming music service which will offer on demand music for BMW owners in the US. The service will be available to models equipped with the BMW Apps smartph...

 
U.K. Young Drivers Need Training to Avoid Crashes, According to IAM
U.K. Young Drivers Need Training to Avoid Crashes, According to IAM

25 Aug 2011, 11:52 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / According to the Institute of Advanced Motorists, young drivers are 15 percent more likely to crash than older drivers due to their lack of experience. The IAM’s report shows the under-20 driv...

 
Rotary Supercars Aims for the Skies With 2,800 HP Veyron-Fighter
Rotary Supercars Aims for the Skies With 2,800 HP Veyron-Fighter

25 Aug 2011, 11:16 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Having thousands of horsepower under the hood of your sportscar is more of a privilege these days. Take, for example, the Bugatti Veyron, which offers its thousand and one horsepower only to a small...

 
EV Charging Stations to Reach 7.7 Million Units Globally by 2017
EV Charging Stations to Reach 7.7 Million Units Globally by 2017

25 Aug 2011, 09:58 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / The electric infrastructure sees a significant growth as electric vehicles are increasing numbers each month. A new study from Pike Research revealed the fact the by 2017 more than 1.5 million locat...

 
New Formula Renault 3.5 Race Car Revealed at Silverstone
New Formula Renault 3.5 Race Car Revealed at Silverstone

25 Aug 2011, 09:03 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / What better place to unveil the Formula Renault 3.5 than at the Silverstone circuit which hosted the first ever Formula One Grand Prix event. At the unveiling drivers and staff were presented with t...