GM launches new welding system for building aluminum vehicles

General Motors is rolling out a new welding system that allows it to build aluminum into its vehicles to make them lighter – without spending hundreds of millions of dollars and suspending... Read more about GM launches new welding system for building aluminum vehicles


American Honda admits failure to report 1,729 claims to NHTSA

American Honda admitted that it failed to report to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1,729 incidents of deaths or injuries tied to potential safety defects in its vehicles... Read more about American Honda admits failure to report 1,729 claims to NHTSA


2015 Nissan GT-R 45th Anniversary Edition launched in Japan

Especially for the Japanese market, Nissan announced the GT-R 45th Anniversary Edition, an exclusive version that will go on sale in early February 2015. What’s more interesting is that the... Read more about 2015 Nissan GT-R 45th Anniversary Edition launched in Japan


Chrysler will idle Grand Cherokee, Durango production to upgrade its paint shop

Chrysler Group is suspending production of the Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango at its Jefferson North Assembly plant for three weeks starting December 22 to upgrade its paint shop.... Read more about Chrysler will idle Grand Cherokee, Durango production to upgrade its paint shop


BMW will increase i8 production to reduce waiting time of up to 18 months

The BMW i8 is probably the most futuristic plug-in hybrid sports car available on the market and it appears that many people sees it this way as the German coupe sees high demand. In order... Read more about BMW will increase i8 production to reduce waiting time of up to 18 months


MINI boss confirms Coupe and Roadster models will go out of production next year

It’s not a secret that the MINI Coupe and Roadster models were not quite popular, so it shouldn’t be a surprise for you folks if we will tell you that the vehicles will go out of production... Read more about MINI boss confirms Coupe and Roadster models will go out of production next year


2015 Citroen C3-XR launched in China, priced from 110,000 yuan

PSA/Peugeot-Citroen launched the Citroen C3-XR in China and the manufacturer announced that its crossover is priced from 110,000 yuan or $18,000. The C3-XR is company’s fourth SUV built in... Read more about 2015 Citroen C3-XR launched in China, priced from 110,000 yuan


Output hike at Takata not enough to cover demand for replacement parts

Even if Takata Corp. increases the speed of production of replacement parts for faulty airbags in millions of recalled vehicles from 300,000 a month to 450,000 monthly, it would not be fast... Read more about Output hike at Takata not enough to cover demand for replacement parts


SsangYong confirms Tivoli B-segment crossover for next year

SsangYong has just revealed that its upcoming B-segment crossover will be called Tivoli. According to the company, the new SsangYong Tivoli will be launched in Korea in January 2015 and has... Read more about SsangYong confirms Tivoli B-segment crossover for next year


2016 Ford Explorer priced from $31,595, Explorer Platinum starts at $53,495

Ford announced that the 2016 Explorer will start at $31,595 in the United States, which means that it will carry the same price tag as the 2015MY. Meanwhile, the 2016 Explorer XLT will cost... Read more about 2016 Ford Explorer priced from $31,595, Explorer Platinum starts at $53,495


2015 Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG Shooting Brake gets official

Besides the CLA Shooting Brake, Mercedes-Benz also unveiled the high-performance version a.k.a. the CLA 45 AMG Shooting Brake. Just like the CLA 45 AMG, the new Shooting Brake version uses... Read more about 2015 Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG Shooting Brake gets official


Fiat expects 500X SUV to sell better than 500 in North America

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is expecting its Fiat 500X SUV to gather more demand than the 500 minicar in North America, according to senior executives at the carmaker. Fiat Chrysler expects... Read more about Fiat expects 500X SUV to sell better than 500 in North America


Mercedes-Benz debuts the CLA Shooting Brake

Ladies and gentleman, this is the all-new Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake, a vehicle showing a unique look all of its own that promises to attract new customers to the brand. According to... Read more about Mercedes-Benz debuts the CLA Shooting Brake


Tesla and BMW in talks over possible collaboration in batteries, lightweight components

Tesla Motors is holding discussions with BMW over a possible partnership in batteries and lightweight components, reports German weekly Der Spiegel, citing Tesla chief executive Elon Musk.... Read more about Tesla and BMW in talks over possible collaboration in batteries, lightweight components


McLaren teases the Sports Series entry-level model once again

McLaren’s Sports Series entry-level model will be introduced in the second quarter of 2015 and the British manufacturer already teased its new vehicle, showing a black feather. Today, the... Read more about McLaren teases the Sports Series entry-level model once again


Jim Farley brings Toyota experience into stint as Ford Europe chief

By the time Jim Farley takes over as the head of Ford Motor Co.'s operations in Europe starting Jan. 1, 2015, he will be bringing with him a lot of experience and learning he got when he... Read more about Jim Farley brings Toyota experience into stint as Ford Europe chief


Hyundai, Kia confident that they can sell 8 million vehicles in 2014

Hyundai and Kia are confident that they can sell a record 8 million vehicles in 2014, despite a stronger won. Apparently, markets such as China and India will help the companies to achieve... Read more about Hyundai, Kia confident that they can sell 8 million vehicles in 2014


Honda in talks with airbag makers to get enough replacement parts

Honda Motor Co. is now holding discussions with "several" airbag suppliers to allow it stock enough replacement parts for faulty Takata Corp. airbags, according to a report by The Wall... Read more about Honda in talks with airbag makers to get enough replacement parts


2015 Chevrolet Trax marketing campaign will be almost exclusively digital- and social-based

Early next year, Chevrolet will start rolling ads for its Trax crossover but what’s more interesting is that the company wull use plenty of them for the digital world. According to Tim... Read more about 2015 Chevrolet Trax marketing campaign will be almost exclusively digital- and social-based


VW Group planning to spend $106 billion over the next five years into new vehicles

Volkswagen Group is planning to spend EUR85.6 billion ($106 billion) over the next five years into new vehicles, technology and plants as part of its bid to overtake Toyota Motor Corp. as... Read more about VW Group planning to spend $106 billion over the next five years into new vehicles


2018 Jeep Wrangler will receive an 8-speed automatic transmission

Everyone knows that the 2018 Jeep Wrangler is a very important model for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the company needs to make sure that the redesign will attract even more customers.... Read more about 2018 Jeep Wrangler will receive an 8-speed automatic transmission


Toyota is recalling certain Lexus models in the US over fuel leak issue

Toyota Motor Corp. plans to call back 422,509 Lexus luxury vehicles in the United States due to potential fuel leak that hikes the risk of fire, according to the US National Highway Traffic... Read more about Toyota is recalling certain Lexus models in the US over fuel leak issue


Rendered Speculation: Bentley Grand Coupe looks like an impossible dream

Bentley introduced the all-new Grand Convertible Concept at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show and we expect to see very soon a production version hitting the dealerships. The new vehicle also... Read more about Rendered Speculation: Bentley Grand Coupe looks like an impossible dream


Lexus will go for a three-row crossover instead of offering the RC convertible

The Lexus LF-C2 Concept a.k.a. the convertible version of the RC Coupe made quite a buzz at the 2014 LA Auto Show, but don’t make any plans folks as the Japanese manufacturer will not offer... Read more about Lexus will go for a three-row crossover instead of offering the RC convertible


Honda failed to inform NHTSA on some crashes in which Takata airbags exploded, says exec

Honda executive Rick Schostek has told the United States Congress that the carmaker failed to properly inform National Highway Traffic Safety Administration of some crashes in which Takata... Read more about Honda failed to inform NHTSA on some crashes in which Takata airbags exploded, says exec


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