Hyundai planning 250

Hyundai Planning 250-Mile Electric Vehicle By 2020

Until plug-in vehicle buyers stop caring about all-electric range – and who knows when that might happen – the distance an EV can travel on a full charge will remain an important selling point. Most US drivers go less than 40 miles a day, but that’s not stopping at least two high-profile automakers from building a 200-mile […]

Microsoft UK, University Of Birmingham And London Fire Brigade Lead Charge To Electric Car Future

A group of 11 UK organisations are the first to be awarded ‘Go Ultra Low Company’ status – including Microsoft UK, University of Birmingham and London Fire Brigade. The first 11 organisations to receive Go Ultra Low Company status are: AMT Vehicle Rental; Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Foundation Trust; Environment Agency; Fleetdrive Electric; eConnect Cars; Gnewt […]

2016 World Green Car of the Year Finalists

2016 World Green Car Of The Year Finalists Announced

The Road to the 2016 World Car Awards continues with today’s announcement of the finalists in all five award categories. This release kicks off the countdown for the 2016 World Car Awards (WCA) prize-giving ceremony to be hosted by the New York Auto Show on Thursday, March 24, 2016. Winners of the 2016 World Car of the […]

Volvo XC90 2016

Volvo XC90 Named 2016 North American Truck Of The Year

Fifty-three automotive journalists from the United States and Canada voted for the luxury SUV for being a benchmark in its segment, based on factors including innovation, comfort, design, safety, handling, driver satisfaction and value for the dollar. “We are absolutely thrilled that the Volvo XC90 has won this prestigious and most respected award,” said Lex Kerssemakers, President […]

Jaguar F-Type

Jaguar F-Type Gets Even More British With Design Edition

Short of maybe driving a Morgan while wearing tweed and smoking a pipe, automobiles don’t come much more quintessentially British than a Jaguar. But now the F-Type is going to be even more so with the launch of the new British Design Edition. It’s based on the six-cylinder F-Type S, but upgrades with a series of special touches […]

SUV from Mahindra

India’s ‘Kool Utility Vehicle’ is A Tiny SUV From Mahindra

Mahindra has hit the local market with a tiny new crossover called the KUV100. It takes the Indian automaker into a new segment, and debuts a new engine line as well. Though more dynamically styled than its predecessors and stablemates, one look at the name – and those tiny wheels – is all you should need to know […]

Nissan LEAF Taxi Arrives in Rome

First Electric Nissan LEAF Taxi Arrives in Rome

Nissan and the taxi company Unione Radiotaxi of Rome are making electric vehicle history in Italy. For the first time in Italy two zero-emission, Nissan LEAF electric vehicles will operate in Rome as part of the Taxi 3570 fleet. The taxis will be supported by a unique mobile quick charging station, developed in conjunction with […]

2015 Silverado LTZ

GM’s Sales Climbed 19 percent in September

General Motors Co. dealers delivered 223,437 vehicles in the United States in September. Total deliveries were up 19 percent compared with a year ago. Retail deliveries, which are sales to individual consumers, were up 17 percent. Fleet deliveries were up 30 percent, including the 11th consecutive monthly increase in commercial sales. “GM saw strength almost across the board […]

2015 GMC Sierra Carbon Edition

2015 Sierra Carbon Editions Add Sporty Looks, Substance

The 2015 GMC Sierra already offers an unparalleled blend of style and strength, but the new 2015 Sierra Carbon Edition, which will be available at dealers this fall, adds distinctive style to the mix. “The beauty of the new Sierra lies in its strength and sophistication,” said Stuart Pierce, Sierra marketing manager told Amira News. […]

Kia K4

Kia Unveils all-new China Market-specific K4 At Chengdu Motor Show

The all-new Kia K4 sedan has made its global premiere at the 2014 Chengdu Motor Show in Sichuan, China. The new K4 will be manufactured and marketed exclusively in China and has been designed and developed specifically with Chinese consumers in mind. Featuring a bold and elegant new design, accentuated by stylish and bold lines […]