2013 Jaguar XJ Facelift

Jaguar has unveiled a facelifted XJ model for 2013MY. The most important update is the availability of an all-new supercharged 3.0-liter V6 engine. The six-cylinder is good for 335 horsepower and is bolted to a new eight-speed automatic gearbox with a start-stop function. The changes should help the big four-door yield a 14 percent improvement in fuel economy over the old naturally aspirated 5.0-liter V8 and its six-speed transmission.
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Fiat Viaggio is Ready for Production in China

Fiat and Chinese Guangzhou Auto are ready for start production the Fiat Viaggio on the their new joint-venture factory in Changsha, China. The new plant covers an area of 730,000 square meters and is the result of a US$787 million joint venture between Fiat and GAC, which is China’s sixth largest vehicle manufacturer.
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Hyundai released pricing details for the 2013 Elantra GT

Hyundai today released full pricing and equipment specifications for its new 2013 Elantra GT hatchback. The new five-door model that also known in Europe as the i30 goes on sale in the U.S. The price starts from $18,395 for the six-speed manual gearbox model and $19,395 for the six-speed automatic transmission version, with both MSRPs excluding a destination and handling fee of $775.
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