2014 Golf GTI — Full review

Январь 23, 2014

Volkswagen Golf GTI has been an icon in the automotive world for almost 40 years. Since the first version appeared in 1976, the name GTI has been synonymous with driving pleasure and performance. Now, the new Golf GTI is here and we found out whether it is still hottest in the class. The letter combination GTI is an abbreviation for Gran Turismo Injection. It is a clever concept, a popular small…


Alfa Romeo 4C, Toyota GT 86 or Porsche Cayman S — Which is the best handling Sports Car

Январь 20, 2014

AutoCar pitched Alfa Romeo 4C against Porsche Cayman S and Toyota GT 86 to find out the best handling and fun car sensible money can buy. The Alfa 4c has loads of Carbon Fiber elements in its structure because of which it weighs only 895 kilograms. It is equipped with a potent 1.8 liter turbocharged engine that develops 237 hp which makes a great noise too. It also looks beautiful…


Toyota FT-1 concept

Январь 14, 2014

Toyota is planning a new Supra( the classic sports car in 90s). That is the least what car experts believe after seeing FT-1 concept car at Detroit Motor Show. FT-1 was cleared far ahead from toyota before announcing a collabration with BMW to produce a hybrid sports car. The concept car has been built with generous proportions and according to Toyota is about 10 percent larger in all proportions as compared…


Volkswagen Beetle Dune Concept — New terrain bubble

Январь 13, 2014

Volkswagen released an elevated terrain variant of the Beetle back in 2000, and now it’s time again. At Detroit Motor show, Volkswagen will show Beetle Dune Concept. It has a higher ground clearance and plastic mouldings on all sides. Under the hood is a 2.0 liter trubocharged engine that develops 210 hp and is coupled with six-speed DSG gearbox. This should accelerate the car from 0 to 60 mph in 7.5…


Vauxhall – Made in England

Декабрь 15, 2013

Being the second largest-selling car brand in the UK Vauxhall still continues to surprise and please their customers. They are mostly famous for the passenger cars and light commercial vehicles. The company also sold busses and truck and was well-known being in motorsport but this is not what the article is about! Most of their production is sold under the Opel brand. Even cars for sale in the UK are…


Subaru Legacy concept shows promising future

Ноябрь 23, 2013

Subaru has been diligent in the design studio and has built many concept cars. last spring we got a sneak preview of the subaru WRX concept and crossover Subaru Viziv. A couple of years before we got a very clear taste of new XV model when Subaru XV concept was presented. We don’t know how close is the Subaru Legacy concept in terms of design with upcoming production model which…


Subaru Impreza WRX — first look

Ноябрь 19, 2013

It is the LA auto show in california that Subaru choose to unveil new Impreza WRX. It will be showcased on 20th November and we have got few pictures before the release. We are still uncertain whether Subaru will use model name «Impreza WRX» or just settle for «WRX». The new generation will be equipped with 2.0 liter boxer four cylinder turbocharged engine which helps the car to develop more…


Volkswagen Sportsvan is the new Golf Plus

Сентябрь 8, 2013

Volkswagen is launching a brand new version of Golf at the Motor Show in Frankfurt. Perfect for those who do not want to drive a station wagon but crave for more space. The new model known as Sportsvan will replace Golf plus similar to SportCombi which had replaced the Variant model. According to the company Sportsvan is a concept, but as we see in pictures the car seems to be…


Skoda Rapid Spaceback — Golf and Megane Rival

Сентябрь 7, 2013

Skoda Rapid Spaceback is Skoda’s answer to Volkswagen Golf and Renault Megane. Skoda development manager Frank Welsch said «the compact hatchback is another milestone in the brand’s history». The Rapid Spaceback will compete in Europe strongest and most competitive segment with rivals like Volkswagen Golf and Renault Megane. The design is elegant and similar to latest Skoda models. To give a sporty feel, the company offers black panoramic glass roof…


Ford pickup truck tops the chart in U.S.

Сентябрь 6, 2013

The U.S. car sales are on the rise again, thanks to low interest rates. Toyota rose 23 percent in August compared with the same period last year. For General Motors, sales has increased by 15 percent. Ford sells pick up truck every 38 seconds in United States according to financial site Bloomberg. Honda has captured three positions in top seven with Civic, Accord and CR-V. The dominance of pick-up truck…


Toyota and BMW will jointly develop Z5 roadster

Сентябрь 2, 2013

A joint project of BMW and Toyota to develop a sports car is a subject for speculation almost since the announcement of the collaboration between two companies. The result of collaboration between toyota and BMW will be Z5 roadster. BMW will also develop engine for upcoming supra. The resulting cars will not be the product of badge engineering. Japanese and German models produced in joint venture will have different characteristics.


Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R concept

Сентябрь 1, 2013

Toyota car company had adopted hybrid technology at an early stage. Prius is the best selling hybrid car which is currently available in the market as a third generation model. Hybrid technology has also found its way into the rest of the model range, including the Yaris and Auris. Now Toyota confirms with exciting news about Yaris Hybrid-R concept which will debut at Frankfurt motor show.


Volvo shows new face of XC90

Август 31, 2013

During the presentation of the Concept Coupe, Volvo showed several photos of the upcoming models XC90, S90 and V90. There will be a new face in front of the new models along with new taillights. The daytime running lights form two inward «T» in the headlights which includes few LEDs. Design Manager Thomas Ingenlath told about Volvo’s new face and the image that was seen behind him is certainly the…


Volvo C90 concept coupe

Август 29, 2013

Volvo has promised to surprise everyone with an exciting new concept car at the Frankfurt motor show in September. But as of now it had revealed to us pictures of the brand new model. The car in the picture is the concept version of Volvo’s all new model C90 which is based on a new platform. Models to follow after C90 will be S90 and V90 which will replace old…


Spyker B6 Venator Spyder

Август 18, 2013

Spyker shows off new B6 Venator Spyder at pebble beach inspired by aircraft design. The dutch automotive firm is facing financial problems and company is on hunt for finances. Like the rest of spyker models, B6 Venator Spyder is hand-built and reflects Heritage, design, performance and exclusivity. Spyker B6 Venator Spyder will not attract high-power and wild performance, but an eye catching design and multiple flashbacks to Spyker’s past in…


Volkswagen Golf GTD

Июль 27, 2013

Volkswagen has debut it performance version of diesel, 2014 Golf GTD. Now why do someone want a fuel efficient version of a performance car? The answer is obvious as the gasoline is getting costlier day by day, the demand of high performance diesel engines are growing up. The performance diesel Golf GTD is equipped with 2.0 liter TDI engine that pumps out 184 hp and 280 Lb-ft of torque. It can…