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Thierry Mugler Haute-couture Spire Boat Concept Revealed
Thierry Mugler Haute-couture Spire Boat Concept Revealed

12 Aug 2011, 09:56 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / From time to time, fashion designers manage to infuse their vision into supercars, managing to send car lovers into an ecstatic state of mind. But when a world class fashion designer breathes his ma...

 
Chrysler Feels Generous With ‘No Payment for 90 Days’ Program
Chrysler Feels Generous With ‘No Payment for 90 Days’ Program

11 Aug 2011, 12:33 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / The recession which seems to have passed away for most car manufacturers had some good parts as well, since some manufacturers developed new and more friendly ways to sell their models. The very bes...

 
President Barak Obama Sets Fuel Standards For Big Vehicles, Including Fire Trucks
President Barak Obama Sets Fuel Standards For Big Vehicles, Including Fire Trucks

10 Aug 2011, 06:56 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / For the first time, fuel consumption and emissions of heat-trapping gases standards will apply to fire trucks and concrete mixers, heavy-duty and all trucks in between, as announced on Tuesday by Pr...

 
Rare Amphibious VW Schwimmwagen Goes On Sale for $185,500
Rare Amphibious VW Schwimmwagen Goes On Sale for $185,500

8 Aug 2011, 13:12 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / A piece of history surfaces and amazes car and boat enthusiasts at the same time. The one of a kind crossbreed between a car and a boat was put out for auction an as you can imagine it crated a lot ...

 
1964 Lincoln Popemobile Goes on Sale for $350,000
1964 Lincoln Popemobile Goes on Sale for $350,000

5 Aug 2011, 14:31 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Here is one car that will not bring you closer to God but it will definitely be an eye catcher on the streets. It will definitely bring its owner a lot of soul peace while driving the “holy&rd...

 
Top Gear’s Richard Hammond Getting Tired of Being ‘The Cute Little Man’
Top Gear’s Richard Hammond Getting Tired of Being ‘The Cute Little Man’

3 Aug 2011, 14:40 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / If we are to make a survey to determine how many gear-heads or “non gear-head” would want to be in Richard Hammond’s position, as Top Gear co-host presenter we bet that there will...

 
British Drivers Believe They Are Being Ripped Off
British Drivers Believe They Are Being Ripped Off

3 Aug 2011, 08:08 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / A recent study conducted by Admiral revealed that most of British drivers think that the government is trying to rip them off when referring to fuel costs. The insurance company surveyed 2500 Briti...

 
Tennessee $17 Million Grand was Accepted by GM Before Shutting Down Plant
Tennessee $17 Million Grand was Accepted by GM Before Shutting Down Plant

1 Aug 2011, 15:07 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / The General Motors Spring Hill Tenessee facility received a last minute helping hand just months before it was supposed to close its doors. The GM vehicle assembly plant got $17 million in job tra...

 
Obama Announced New Corporate Average Fuel Eonomy Standards for 2025
Obama Announced New Corporate Average Fuel Eonomy Standards for 2025

1 Aug 2011, 11:25 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / It is official: US president Barak Obama has announced the next phase of the U.S. Government’s program to increase fuel efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas pollution for cars and trucks....

 
Depressed Teen Drivers Considered Risky Behind The Wheel
Depressed Teen Drivers Considered Risky Behind The Wheel

1 Aug 2011, 09:25 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Recently an Australian study published in Injury Prevention revealed that depressed teenagers may adopt risky behaviors when behind the wheel, increasing this way their chances to be involved in a c...

 
EV Charging Stations to Be Installed at 800 Walgreens Stores
EV Charging Stations to Be Installed at 800 Walgreens Stores

29 Jul 2011, 16:55 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Seeing how fast everyone is adapting to the “electric-age”, we are tempted to say “the future is now”. And when we say that everyone is switching to green-power we are referr...

 
US Car Sales to Reach 16 Million by 2013
US Car Sales to Reach 16 Million by 2013

18 May 2011, 07:06 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / It's been a long time since the US auto market, until recently the biggest in the world, hasn't seen such a big number attached to its yearly performance sheet. According to a study conduc...

 
Honda Records 38% Drop in Profits
Honda Records 38% Drop in Profits

28 Apr 2011, 09:38 UTC · By: Cosmin Voicu / Japanese automaker Honda has registered a net income downfall of 38%, equivalent of 44.5 billion yen ($545 million or EUR367.17 million), for the first three months of 2011, according to Automotive ...

 
Volkswagen Delivered Over 1.2 Million Cars During the First Quarter
Volkswagen Delivered Over 1.2 Million Cars During the First Quarter

13 Apr 2011, 11:25 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Volkswagen Passenger Cars has announced a substantial but largely expected sales increase during the first quarter of the year, with 1.23 million vehicles delivered, which is 10.4 percent more than ...

 
Intellacar Mobile Sales Presentation Platform Launched
Intellacar Mobile Sales Presentation Platform Launched

5 Feb 2011, 23:50 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / The automotive industry is constantly making efforts to improve itself and while the carmakers develop more advanced vehicles, the sales process also needs to be upgraded in order to keep up with th...

 
Volkswagen Passenger Cars Announces Sales Top 4.5 Million
Volkswagen Passenger Cars Announces Sales Top 4.5 Million

8 Jan 2011, 14:32 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Volkswagen announced 2010 was its best year ever when it comes to passenger car sales. The German automaker ended the year with a record 4.5 million cars sold worldwide, or 13.9 percent more than th...

 
New Car Sales in Germany Fell by 6% in November
New Car Sales in Germany Fell by 6% in November

2 Dec 2010, 16:14 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Though it's not on a complete path to recovery, Germany’s sales market only posted a 6 percent drop in November as compared to last year. Though the figures are nothing to be optimistic a...

 
One Fifth of All Cars Could Sell Online by 2015
One Fifth of All Cars Could Sell Online by 2015

3 Jun 2010, 10:51 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / According to a British web management company for the automotive sector, GForces, about twenty percent of all UK car sales will be conducted online within five years. According to GForces, the entir...

 
UK Increased Full-Year Auto Sales Forecasts
UK Increased Full-Year Auto Sales Forecasts

6 May 2010, 08:12 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / The UK’s Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has increased the country’s car and van sales forecasts for the current year, as a result of the fact that the first quarter st...

 
Germany, Italy New-Car Sales Decline
Germany, Italy New-Car Sales Decline

4 May 2010, 11:50 UTC · By: Dan Mihalascu / Germany's new-car market decreased for a fifth consecutive month, recording a 32 percent year-on-year decline in April as the government incentives for new-car buyers were stopped. Registration...