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Entries from August 2012

EuroNCAP Tests for New Models

August 29th, 2012 · No Comments

The interesting results of the EuroNCAP tests for six brand new models were published. The all new 2013 models including the Audi A3 hatchback, Renault Clio supermini, Ford B-MAX minivan, Kia Cee’d hatch, Isuzu D-Max pickup and Volvo V40 compact have undergone safety tests by Euro NCAP and all but one of the vehicles assessed [...]

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Chevy recalls over 44,000 Sonic models

August 27th, 2012 · No Comments

The 2012 Chevrolet Sonic has been found to suffer from a windshield wiper washer issue: 44,668 examples of the subcompact could have wiper washer hoses that separate from the fluid reservoir. If that happens, drivers won’t be able use the washer system to clean the windshield.

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2013 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 and 4S Coupe and Convertibles

August 25th, 2012 · No Comments

Here are the first official photos of the four-wheel drive Carrera 4 and 4S Coupe and Convertibles hot cars. The new models are ready for their world debut at the 2012 Paris Motor Show in September 27. The main way to tell apart the rear-wheel drive (RWD) 911s from their all-wheel drive (AWD) siblings is [...]

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2013 Toyota Auris and Auris Hybrid Unveiled

August 20th, 2012 · No Comments

Look at the first official photos of the all-new 2013 Toyota Auris and its hybrid variation. This model will be sold in Europe and Japan as the Corolla. The new Auris will make its world premiere at the upcoming Paris Motor Show at the end of September. The new Auris rides on a modified version [...]

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2013 Hyundai Genesis Sedan Gets 4.6L and 5.0L

August 15th, 2012 · No Comments

The Korean carmaker unveiled its addition for Genesis luxury sedan lineup. Its a little redesigned version for U.S. market with a 385hp 4.6-liter V8 and the standard 5.0-liter V8 units. Both engines are linked to an 8-speed automatic transmission driving the rear wheels with the R-Spec gaining a sportier setup.

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Mercedes Recalling 2012-2013MY ML-Class

August 13th, 2012 · No Comments

The German automaker is recalling all 2012 and 2013MY Mercedes-Benz ML-Class vehicles because of problems with the all-season floor mats. Mercedes-Benz said that the mats may not fully conform to the contour of the vehicle’s floor and could interfere with the accelerator pedal.

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The 2011 White BMW 3 Series 328I Convertible

August 7th, 2012 · No Comments

One of the hottest cars to hit the market is the 2011 white BMW 3 Series 328I convertible. This gorgeous vehicle is a classic, gorgeous ride. When you want to ride in style, there is no better option than the 2011 white BMW convertible. With its great safety features, interior design and powerful engine, this [...]

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2013 Nissan Pathfinder SUV

August 3rd, 2012 · No Comments

Nissan has revealed its all-new 2013 Pathfinder SUV. The new platform, which is shared with the Infiniti JX crossover, helps shed 500 pounds (227 kg) of mass compared to the outgoing model, with the FWD model tipping the scales at 4,149 pounds (1,882 kg) and 4WD version at 4,290 pounds (1,946 kg).

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Internal combustion engines go green

August 1st, 2012 · No Comments

Nowadays the internal combustion engine seems to be a little outdated compared to the far greener batteries that power

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