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Has the Poor Reputation for Reliability of Spanish Cars Changed?

July 23rd, 2014 · No Comments

The Spanish automobile industry is the world’s eighth largest in today’s market. They were previously the fifth country in manufacturing but production decreased when Spanish car brands and manufacturers were either closed or taken over by foreign companies due to changes in government policy. While a number of brands are now defunct there is still one Spanish brand that thrives. The SEAT brand is currently the best-selling Spanish car with their Ibiza model holding the top selling position in the brand. While the reliability of SEAT cars and Spanish automobiles in general has come under scrutiny over the years reliability surveys have shown a steady positive shift in the reliability of these vehicles. [Read more →]

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Kia Considering Diesel for the US Market

July 15th, 2014 · No Comments

Korean Kia knows about German competitors who plans to offer diesel models on the U.S. market and also considering introducing diesel engines. What about Japan carmakers? Mazda will soon offer a diesel on the U.S. Mazda6 sedan. [Read more →]

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Renault Nissan Alliance expects self-driving car in 2020

June 27th, 2014 · No Comments

Nissan is also working on self-driving technology and as Renault Nissan CEO said, it would bring self-driving vehicles to market by 2020.

Autonomous vehicles cars could arrive on our roads from 2018, says Renault Nissan Alliance boss Carlos Ghosn. Renault has created the Next 2 prototype version of the Zoe EV that allows drivers to let go of the controls at speeds below 30 km/h (19 mph) thanks to GPS positioning, cameras and sensors – although a human must stay behind the steering wheel. [Read more →]

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Kia Starts Production of All-Electric Soul

June 12th, 2014 · No Comments

Kia Starts Production of All-Electric Soul at the plant in South Korea. The new all-electric model named Soul EV. The Soul EV features a 27 kWh battery pack and a claimed range of 212 km or 132 mph, while being able to sprint past sixty in just over eleven seconds; top speed is 145 km/h or 90 mph. [Read more →]

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2015 Honda Pilot Midsize Crossover Special Edition Priced

June 9th, 2014 · No Comments

Honda unveiled pricing for its new Special Edition of current Honda Pilot midsize crossover. Technically, nothing really changed, so it won’t be hard for you to like this new grade.

2015 Honda Pilot Midsize Crossover Special Edition positioned between the EX and EX-L trim levels and comes fitted with pewter gray aluminum alloy wheels, a power moonroof, special SE badging, Sirius XM radio and a Honda DVD Rear Entertainment System. [Read more →]

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Seat Ibiza Cupster Concept

May 30th, 2014 · No Comments

Here are the first photos of the new Seat’s concept from the Worthersee GTI meeting in Austria. The two-door Ibiza Cupster concept is a “radical pocket rocket for driver and passenger alike” that looks pretty cool.
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2015 Toyota Yaris Facelift

May 27th, 2014 · No Comments

Toyota has released a lot of new photos and more details of the facelifted Yaris. This model is targeted for Europe market, but many of the changes implemented in terms of design and platform will benefit the Japanese-market Toyota Vitz as well.
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2015 Kia Optima Facelift

May 19th, 2014 · No Comments

Kia unveiled some info about its new 2015 Optima model for North American market. The new Optima will gets some upgrade under electronic hood and subtle interior updates. The Kia’s mid-size sedan gets the new UVO eServices and a small number of interior changes.
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VIDEO: Porsche Cayman GT4

May 14th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Today we have news for Porsche fans. Somebody has shared spy video from Germany. Porsche Cayman GT4 test mule was caught on video. This vehicle looks like 911 range with the mid-engine Cayman coupe series. [Read more →]

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Rolls-Royce will Launch SUV in 2017

May 14th, 2014 · No Comments

Shocking news from spies: Rolls-Royce is working on a SUV, which expected to go on sale in late 2017. Really or joke? Really! Because Bentley don’t sleep and already confirming that its SUV will launch in 2016.
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