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America's Young Consider Buying Chinese and Indian Vehicles
America's Young Consider Buying Chinese and Indian Vehicles

25 Aug 2011, 07:32 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Times are changing for the American car manufacturing industry especially when consumers are starting to find other brands very appealing. A new study by GfK Automotive revealed that younger custome...

 
NASCAR Driver Lyle Busch Loses License for Speeding in Lexus LFA
NASCAR Driver Lyle Busch Loses License for Speeding in Lexus LFA

25 Aug 2011, 06:56 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Driving in NASCAR might get your adrenaline pumping, but racing outside the track at 128-mph (206 km/h) in a 45 mph (about 70 km/h) zone is definitely a one-of-a-kind experience. That was exper...

 
David Coulthard and Red Bull Go Off-Roading in Texas
David Coulthard and Red Bull Go Off-Roading in Texas

24 Aug 2011, 14:20 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / The Red Bull F1 racing team has decided to take the F1 to Texas for the weekend. Thus David Coulthard took the Red Bull Show Car off-road, it was quite a sight to see an F1 race car being chased by ...

 
Ford Prepares for Hearing on UAW Equality of Sacrifice Complaint
Ford Prepares for Hearing on UAW Equality of Sacrifice Complaint

24 Aug 2011, 13:27 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Ford Motor Co. faces a new tensed situation given the fact that the UAW raised a complaint saying that salaried employees didn’t sacrifice as much as hourly workers, according to AutomotiveNew...

 
Audi R8 LMS Counts Its 100th Win at the GT3 Asia Series
Audi R8 LMS Counts Its 100th Win at the GT3 Asia Series

24 Aug 2011, 13:02 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Just three weeks after winning the 24-hour hour race at Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium, Audi Sport customer racing has yet another milestone to announce in the manufacturer’s customer racing pr...

 
Volkswagen Donates $1 Million To Martin Luther King Foundation
Volkswagen Donates $1 Million To Martin Luther King Foundation

24 Aug 2011, 12:57 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / A $1 million donation was announced by the Volkswagen Group of America Inc. to the Washington D.C. Martin Luther King Jr National Memorial Project Foundation. It is worth mentioning the fact that th...

 
2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara and SX4 Will Offer Garmin’s nuLink Services
2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara and SX4 Will Offer Garmin’s nuLink Services

24 Aug 2011, 11:41 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / The global leader in satellite navigation systems, Garmin Ltd, announced that it will provide connected and integrated navigation package for the 2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara and SX4 models. The progra...

 
Audi Aims for 57% Increase in A8 Output
Audi Aims for 57% Increase in A8 Output

24 Aug 2011, 11:06 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Audi plans to increase its output including a 57 percent growth for the A8 sedan based on expectations that the luxury-auto industry will level the stock-market. Thus, the carmaker considers adding ...

 
Nissan Weighs Possible Partnership With Brazil Investor
Nissan Weighs Possible Partnership With Brazil Investor

24 Aug 2011, 09:01 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Nissan aims to quadruple its car output by expanding its footprint in Brazil. The carmaker is in talks with billionaire Eike Batista for a possible partnership in the Latin American country. The man...

 
Saab Could Delay Paying Wages in August
Saab Could Delay Paying Wages in August

24 Aug 2011, 08:17 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / And the show goes on with Saab and its ongoing unsolved issues. As a matter of fact the company might start off a reality show based on its financial situation and turnovers. We say that because Saa...

 
Tom Cruise Reaches 181 MPH in F1 Red Bull Racing Car
Tom Cruise Reaches 181 MPH in F1 Red Bull Racing Car

24 Aug 2011, 07:47 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / It looks like some are cut to do just about everything wright no matter the job. Tom Cruise who happens to be the producer and star of Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol which opens on December 21, i...

 
2012 Toyota Camry to Set the Pace at Daytona 500
2012 Toyota Camry to Set the Pace at Daytona 500

24 Aug 2011, 06:49 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / We could start off by saying “as tradition goes,” but this is definitely not the case. When speaking of American motorsports tradition nothing is goes better that NASCAR. And while forei...

 
Florida Hybrid Center's Supply of New Vehicles Dries Out
Florida Hybrid Center's Supply of New Vehicles Dries Out

23 Aug 2011, 15:30 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / The Florida Hybrid Center, which is a hybrid-only dealership that attracted environmentalist consumers from all over the state is going through some though times due to Japan’s devastating ear...

 
Ferrari 458 Italia Steering Wheel Recreated for Xbox 360
Ferrari 458 Italia Steering Wheel Recreated for Xbox 360

23 Aug 2011, 15:24 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Ferrari enthusiasts can now feel their virtual Italian cars closer to their hands. The big boys toy that we are referring to is a one of a kind controller for driving and racing games on the xBox 36...

 
JE Design Seat Ibiza 6J Gold Revealed
JE Design Seat Ibiza 6J Gold Revealed

23 Aug 2011, 13:47 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / It was an expected move from JE Design that the tuning company has made improvements to all versions of the Spanish cars with its aerodynamic package, custom wheels and stylish interiors. As we are ...

 
Chrysler Halts Ram Dakota Production at Warren Truck Facility
Chrysler Halts Ram Dakota Production at Warren Truck Facility

23 Aug 2011, 12:39 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Chrysler decided to pull the plug on the Ram Dakota today, but the car maker is still deciding whether cutting one of the Warren Truck Plants models will translate into the transfer of some facility...

 
PEVs to Reach 5.2 Million Global Sales by 2017, Study Reveals
PEVs to Reach 5.2 Million Global Sales by 2017, Study Reveals

23 Aug 2011, 11:48 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / As more car makers are producing electric vehicles the variety of new models will increase in the next years. The upcoming electric car market will be shared by hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs), plug...

 
1972 Electric Datsun Does 0-60 in 1.8 Seconds
1972 Electric Datsun Does 0-60 in 1.8 Seconds

23 Aug 2011, 11:32 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / When talking about Datsun, most would be tempted to think about an old beat up car which drags itself on the asphalt, especially when the car is a 1972 model. But the car we are referring to demands...

 
FBI Warns About Online Car Scam Rising Figures
FBI Warns About Online Car Scam Rising Figures

23 Aug 2011, 09:54 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / When going online to research and buy a car there are a lot of risks which need to be taken into consideration. A public announcement from the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center is trying m...

 
McLaren Receives Major Investment from Singapore Businessman Peter Lim
McLaren Receives Major Investment from Singapore Businessman Peter Lim

23 Aug 2011, 09:28 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / The high-performance sports car manufacturer announced that Singapore-based businessman Peter Lim had made a significant investment in the company. Thus the Singapore-based businessman joins the McL...