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Entries from April 2013

Nissan Recalling Altima for Spare Tire Inflation

April 30th, 2013 · No Comments

Nissan recalling a little over 123,000 examples of its 2013 Altima, over an issue with the spare tire. Japanese carmaker told the NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) that the spare tire in these vehicles “may have been significantly over- or under-inflated”. Nissan’s dealers will do what regular owners should do from time to time [...]

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2013 Buick Riviera Coupe Concept in China, VIDEO

April 29th, 2013 · No Comments

General Motors unveiled its new two-door Buick Riviera concept at the Auto China motor show in Shanghai. The Buick Riviera Concept’s mule is to give us an idea of how Buick’s design language will evolve in its next generation of cars.

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Hot Pursuit: Seven Cool Cop Cars from Around the World

April 26th, 2013 · No Comments

Let’s face it, police vehicles aren’t known for being anything more than functional and spacious, but some police stations across the country and around the world are apparently looking to change that. In fact, their cars have gone from functional to fun – and even sporty, stylish, eco-friendly and, in some instances, space age. Take [...]

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Reasons to drive a small city car this spring

April 24th, 2013 · No Comments

Which vehicles are flying off the forecourt fastest? In some places, sales of small city cars jumped more than 50% in 2012. Here’s why the trend’s likely to continue.

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Road Traffic Accident Claims

April 23rd, 2013 · Comments Off

Accidents on the road can occur at any time, and sometimes when you least expect it. Even if you have been really careful, and it??ôs caused by other parties, your life might be impacted in a certain amount. Whether you are the car driver, motorcyclist, cyclist, or a pedestrian, you have a right to claim [...]

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Mercedes-Benz GLA Concept

April 17th, 2013 · No Comments

Here are the first official pics of the new Mercedes-Benz GLA Concept. The concept of the Mercedes-Benz GLA compact crossover will be unveiled at the upcoming Auto China 2013 Show in Shanghai, which starts this Saturday. Probably, the production model will be ready for the Frankfurt Motor Show in September this year. The German luxury [...]

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Volkswagen Golf GTD Priced in the UK

April 15th, 2013 · No Comments

Volkswagen released UK pricing for the diesel-version of the Golf hatch. So, the Golf GTD now available with prices starting at £25,285. The starting price is £310 more than the previous GTD.

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New BMW X4 Concept

April 4th, 2013 · No Comments

Great news for BMW fans. Yes, here are the first official photos of the pre-production version of BMW’s next crossover model, the X4. The all-new X4 will goes on sale in 2014.

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2014 Skoda Superb and Superb Combi Models

April 3rd, 2013 · No Comments

Today Skoda reveals updated Superb and Superb Combi. The new model prepared for the 2014 model-year. The facelift brings about a restyled front end, which now features the new “family face” as well as a different rear end. It also gets bi-xenon headlights, with integrated LED daytime running lights.

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Mercedes chooses Garmin for next-gen info system

April 3rd, 2013 · No Comments

Mercedes has announced Garmin will provide fully integrated system for the luxury carmaker’s future navigation. Garmin says the systems will also include a small secondary display for upcoming turn information, and users will also be able to control the navigation system via either the vehicle’s rotary control or voice commands.

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