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Entries from June 2010

VIDEO: 2011 Volkswagen Passat Facelift

June 30th, 2010 · No Comments

The facelifted for the 2011 model year, Volkswagen Passat was spied somewhere in Germany. The redesigned Passat will make a world premier at the Paris Motor Show in October and arrive in dealerships early next year. The new 2011 Volkswagen Passat will receive a new front- and rear-end design that will bring it more in [...]

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Laptop Car Mounts

June 30th, 2010 · No Comments

The Laptop Car Mount is a tray that lets you place your laptop either on the steering wheel or the seatback. With devices fast transforming into take-away structures, the Laptop Car Mount has taken the baton to ease the task of using the shrunken gadgetry while on the go. Its a handy accessory that clings [...]

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VIDEO: 2011 Ford Explorer in camouflage

June 29th, 2010 · No Comments

Ford has shared video of a camouflaged 2011 Explorer. The Ford Explorer’s Program Manager, Julie Levine, said how the new Explorer is being put to the test in various on and off-road tests. The 2011 Explorer will go on sale in the United States later this year. The 2011 Ford Explorer will be offered with [...]

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2011 Ford Mondeo Facelift

June 25th, 2010 · No Comments

The 2011 facelifted version of the Ford Mondeo will be unveiled at the 2010 Moscow International AutoShow in August. The four-door sedan, five-door liftback and estate body styles receive a subtle redesign, new range-topping turbocharged engines and some additional features. The facelift includes new and slimmer upper grilles combined with a bolder trapezoid lower grille, [...]

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2011 Suzuki Swift

June 22nd, 2010 · 1 Comment

Look at the new photos and specs for both the five-door and the three-door version of the all-new 2011 Suzuki Swift. (spy video was shared 2 weeks ago). The 2011 Swift is based on a new and longer platform, the car’s exterior styling is a subtle evolution of the outgoing model’s design. In cabin, the [...]

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Domestic Brands Surpass Imports in Initial Quality for the First Time in IQS History

June 19th, 2010 · No Comments

Domestic auto brands have demonstrated higher initial quality than import brands for the first time, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2010. Overall, the industry average for initial quality is 109 problems per 100 vehicles (PP100) in 2010, increasing slightly from 108 PP100 in 2009. However, initial quality for domestic brands as a whole [...]

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2011 Honda Odyssey

June 18th, 2010 · No Comments

Honda has pulled the first official photos of its all-new Honda Odyssey eight-seater minivan. The new styling and the 1.6-inches lower roofline give new Odyssey more character and presence over the current model. The 2011 model is said to be wider over the current 2010 Odyssey and promises to be more functional and roomy with [...]

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VIDEO: 200 Dacia Cars Destroyed

June 18th, 2010 · No Comments

A freight train carrying new Romanian Dacia to France derailed yesterday in Austria. There are 200 new Dacia’s Logan, Sandero and Duster cars were destroyed or damaged (the number of cars damaged is yet unconfirmed, between 100 and 200). The accident took place at 60 km/h (37 mph). At one point, 10 of the 16 [...]

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2011 Range Rover

June 17th, 2010 · No Comments

The legendary British automaker has revealed its updated 2011 model year flagship 4×4. Land Rover has introduced of an all-new 4.4-liter turbo diesel engine producing 313HP that replaces the current 3.6-liter with 271HP. The V8 diesel will twist with a new ZF 8-speed automatic gearbox with paddle shifts. Land Rover claims that with this engine, [...]

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2011 Opel Astra Sports Tourer

June 16th, 2010 · No Comments

The all-new Opel (Vauxhall in the UK) Astra Sports Tourer has been revealed at the Paris Motor Show on October. This euro GM’s station wagon model go on sale across Europe in November. The exterior of the Astra Sports Tourer look like the Insignia ST. The Opel Astra Sports Tourer shares its footprint with its [...]

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