It seems that the Toyota Prius C is looking for its identity. In 2016, Toyota’s smallest hybrid received a small upgrade that consisted of the addition of a racy lower body set; this year, the Prius C adopts a more SUV-like appearance. Marked by a brand-new front end that consists of upgraded headlights and an
The Mazda CX-8 has debuted prior the official on-sale date later this year, unveiling a smaller three-row crossover particularly made for the Japanese market. Yes it has the exact same 115.3-inch wheelbase as the bigger CX-9, the CX-8 will slot below it in size, determining 193 inches long, 72.4 inches broad, and 68.1 inches high.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and California Air Resources Board approved a repair for 326,000 Volkswagen diesel cars, the companies and the automaker stated. The repair will include hardware and software upgrades, consisting of replacing an emissions catalyst however will lower vehicle fuel economy scores by as much as 2 miles per gallon. The world’s
It looks like the 2018 Ford Mustang GT wishes to raise a little hell on the track. Ford declares the new Mustang GT can strike 60 mph under 4 seconds in Drag Strip mode. A Porsche 911 Carrera loads a twin turbocharged flat-six rear engine that provides 370 horse power and 331 lb-ft of torque.
Although Jaguar is making a huge push towards crossovers, given that its best selling model in the United States is the F-Pace, the brand hasn’t forgotten its flagship sedan. The 2018 Jaguar XJ gets a brand-new high-performance version that provides 25 more hp than the XJR. The 2018 Jaguar XJR575 sits top of the XJ
In November, Ford revealed the next generation of Fiesta subcompact, that made us excited about the anticipation of a brand-new version of Ford’s favorably vivacious supermini (and its amazing ST variation). And we are now getting to know that it is not coming to the USA. Ford’s economy hatch will no longer be offered in
First contract on the UK hydrogen refueling station market for McPhy, which will be supplying a hydrogen refueling solution for Riversimple McPhy, the designer, manufacturer and integrator of hydrogen equipment for the energy, transport and industrial sectors, has been chosen by the hydrogen car manufacturer and mobility services company Riversimple to supply it with
Business is going well so far in 2017, Volkswagen’s CEO Matthias Mueller stated in a newspaper interview published on Saturday. The automaker has been affected with fines from its worldwide diesel emissions scandal, and is struggling from a slowdown in the sales of diesel automobiles. Questioned by the Rheinische Post newspaper whether his work was
EU antitrust regulators are investigating accusations of a cartel among a group of German automakers, the European Commission stated on Saturday, a measure that might lead to large fines for the companies. The Commission and its German equivalent were tipped off about the possible cartel, the EU competition authority stated. “The European Commission and the
Seat sees compressed-natural-gas (CNG) as an optional fuel to diesel, the CEO of the Volkswagen department stated on Saturday. Seat was betting on CNG for compensating the falling diesel car sales, its CEO Luca de Meo was quoted as saying. “We need to provide consumers a reasonable service. The argument about diesel is continuing and
The president of the United Auto Workers union stated last week the union is discussing with General Motors about the possible threat to plants and jobs from slumping U.S. vehicle sales. “We are speaking to the automaker right now about the products that they presently have” at underused car plants including Hamtramck in Michigan and
Like before, a Tesla has been involved in an accident, and we don’t think it will it be the last. One feature that takes place to accompany many of these mishaps is that autopilot, and it was reportedly engaged at some point prior to the occurrence of mishap. This specific accident does not stray from
High-end auto maker Audi has launched a recall for approximately 850,000 diesel-fueled vehicles to upgrade vehicle software controlling emissions in a bid to prevent potential driving restrictions, it said on Friday. The service is likewise being provided to Porsche- and Volkswagen- branded automobiles using the same six- and eight-cylinder engines, Audi stated. The German government
Volkswagen will start selling a production variation of its I.D. electric hatchback concept by 2020. And after it finally arrives, it must cost considerably less than the Tesla Model 3. Volkswagen is going for a price that is $7,000-$8,000 below the price of the Model 3, states Volkswagen chief strategist Thomas Sedran, discussing at the
Last month Volvo revealed that its Polestar department would branch off into its own separate brand committed to high-performance electrified vehicles. And now one report declares that Polestar’s inaugural design will be a 600-hp coupe. According to Autocar, Polestar is thinking about a 600-hp coupe with a hybrid powertrain and great deals of carbon fiber.