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Black Crystal Larte Design customized 2014 Mercedes-Benz GL Meguiar’s® Introduces New ULTIMATE BLACK TRIM SPONGES® Special edition of the Jetta GLI goes on sale early in 2014 Lamborghini Huracán - new dimension in Luxury Super Sports Car Unofficial Last Sunday cruise to Big Socal Euro Concept S-Class Coupé provides a clear vision of the future Dynamics in a new form – Audi nanuk quattro concept Sporty, elegant and compact – the new Audi A3 Cabriolet Jaguar Reveals C-X17 Sports Crossover Concept The new Golf Sportsvan
Black Crystal Larte Design customized 2014 Mercedes-Benz GL
Black Crystal Larte Design customized 2014 Mercedes-Benz GL
Written By: Larte Design

Larte Design U.S. market with the introduction of a specially-tuned performance package for the 2014 Mercedes-Benz GL...

Meguiar’s® Introduces New ULTIMATE BLACK TRIM SPONGES®
Meguiar’s® Introduces New ULTIMATE BLACK TRIM SPONGES®
Written By: Meguiar's Inc

Newest Addition to the Meguiar’s Ultimate Line Improves the Appearance of Trim...

Special edition of the Jetta GLI goes on sale early in 2014
Special edition of the Jetta GLI goes on sale early in 2014
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

In 1984, Volkswagen introduced the first Jetta GLI to the U.S. market, setting the blueprint for all subsequent versions of this beloved sport sedan...

Lamborghini Huracán - new dimension in Luxury Super Sports Car
Lamborghini Huracán - new dimension in Luxury Super Sports Car
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

A new era is beginning for Automobili Lamborghini and the luxury super sports car segment: with the brand new Huracán Lamborghini is not only presenting the successor to the iconic Gallardo...

Unofficial Last Sunday cruise to Big Socal Euro
Unofficial Last Sunday cruise to Big Socal Euro
Written By: Jason

101 to the 5 this group of VW and Audi's cruise to Southern California's largest gathering of European vehicles...

Concept S-Class Coupé provides a clear vision of the future
Concept S-Class Coupé provides a clear vision of the future
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

Traditionally the top of the Mercedes-Benz product range is occupied by the grand coupé. The Concept S-Class Coupé provides a clear vision of the next model generation at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt: ...

Dynamics in a new form – Audi nanuk quattro concept
Dynamics in a new form – Audi nanuk quattro concept
Written By: AUDI AG

Sportiness in a new form – Audi is showing the Audi nanuk quattro concept show car at the IAA in Frankfurt am Main. Its crossover concept combines the dynamics of a high-performance sports car with Audi's quattro expertise ...

Sporty, elegant and compact – the new Audi A3 Cabriolet
Sporty, elegant and compact – the new Audi A3 Cabriolet
Written By: AUDI AG

Sporty, elegant and multi-faceted – Audi presents the new A3 Cabriolet. The compact four-seater impresses at first glance with its flowing lines and soft top. ...

Jaguar Reveals C-X17 Sports Crossover Concept
Jaguar Reveals C-X17 Sports Crossover Concept
Written By: Jaguar UK

The C-X17 has been created as a design study to introduce Jaguar’s all-new advanced aluminum monocoque architecture, codenamed iQ[Al], on which an exciting range of future Jaguars will be built. ...

The new Golf Sportsvan
The new Golf Sportsvan
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen is presenting a concept car of the newly developed Golf Sportsvan in a world premiere at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt. The compact minivan will complete the Golf family at the middle of next year....

Audi Sport quattro concept
Audi Sport quattro concept
Written By: AUDI AG

quattro is Audi and Audi is quattro – the brand and the technology are indelibly linked. In celebration of the 30th birthday of the Sport quattro, Audi will present its legitimate successor at the 2013 IAA in Frankfurt am Main...

Volvo Concept Coupé – the next-generation P1800
Volvo Concept Coupé – the next-generation P1800
Written By: Volvo Car Corporation

Inspired by contemporary, progressive Scandinavian lifestyle and design as well as iconic elements from the past, the elegant new Volvo Concept Coupé is the first of a series of three concept cars that reveal the design possibilities created by the company’s new Scalable Product Architecture ...

Ferrari to debut 458 Speciale at Frankfurt
Ferrari to debut 458 Speciale at Frankfurt
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

The 458 Speciale is the latest product of Ferrari’s core philosophy of extreme technological innovation and research which, in this instance, has yielded powertrain, aerodynamics and vehicle dynamics advances that transform the already exceptional 458 Italia ...

Volkswagen Golf R – the new Flagship
Volkswagen Golf R – the new Flagship
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

This is the year of the Golf. The first six months of 2013 have already seen the debuts of the new Golf GTI, Golf GTD, Golf Variant, and Golf TDI BlueMotion. ...

2014 Volkswagen, more efficent and more R-line models added
2014 Volkswagen, more efficent and more R-line models added
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

New 1.8-liter turbocharged and direct-injection TSI® engine to feature in Jetta, Beetle, and Passat, replacing the 2.5-liter five cylinder. R-Line® range expands to five models....

Porsche celebrates 50 years of the 911 with limited edition
Porsche celebrates 50 years of the 911 with limited edition
Written By: Porsche AG

Porsche 911 resolves apparent contradictions like no other sports car – such as between tradition and innovation or between exclusivity and high social acceptance, and of course between performance and efficiency...

Egoista, Walter De Silva's homage for Lamborghini's 50th
Egoista, Walter De Silva's homage for Lamborghini's 50th
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

An emotional moment in Sant’Agata Bolognese yesterday at the culmination of the gala celebrating Lamborghini's 50th anniversary...

Audi TT ultra quattro concept
Audi TT ultra quattro concept
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi TT ultra quattro concept – which combines minimal weight and maximum sportiness. A wide range of high-performance cars will also give fans another taste of sportiness...

Volkswagen Beetle Turbo and Jetta GLI recive power boost
Volkswagen Beetle Turbo and Jetta GLI recive power boost
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

The 2.0-liter turbocharged TSI® engine in the 2013 Beetle Turbo, Beetle Turbo Convertible, and Jetta GLI is now rated at 210 horsepower ...

Widest body of all 911 cars, the new Turbo and Turbo S
Widest body of all 911 cars, the new Turbo and Turbo S
Written By: Porsche AG

911 Turbo sets new reference values for dynamics and fuel consumption...

Lamborghini Aventador LP 720-4 50° Anniversario
Lamborghini Aventador LP 720-4 50° Anniversario
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Automobili Lamborghini celebrates 50 years of legends with the exclusive Aventador LP 720-4 50° Anniversario....

World premiere – the new iBeetle  Auto Shanghai
World premiere – the new iBeetle Auto Shanghai
Written By: Volkswagen AG

iPhone can now be docked in the Beetle: World premiere of iBeetle at the 2013 Shanghai Auto Show...

Audi and Marvel Launch Contest Invities Fans To Craft Iron Man’s
Audi and Marvel Launch Contest Invities Fans To Craft Iron Man’s
Written By: Audi of America

Audi and Marvel Launch Contest Inviting Fans To Craft Iron Man’s Next Adventure In A Crowd-Sourced Digital Comic Book...

Looking to the future World’s first luxury plug-in hybrid drive
Looking to the future World’s first luxury plug-in hybrid drive
Written By: Porsche AG

In the second generation of the Gran Turismo, Porsche is introducing the world’s first plug-in hybrid to the luxury class...

The Audi A3 Sedan – launch into a new market segment
The Audi A3 Sedan – launch into a new market segment
Written By: AUDI AG

With the launch of the A3 Sedan this spring, Audi is entering the world’s largest market segment, the class of compact sedans. The dynamic four-door car offers all of the strengths of the A3 model series – with low weight thanks to lightweight design, powerful and highly efficient engines ...

Mercedes G63 AMG 6x6 near-series show vehicle
Mercedes G63 AMG 6x6 near-series show vehicle
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

Superior 6x6 all-wheel drive technology, AMG V8 biturbo power and looks that leave no room for any doubt: the Mercedes-Benz G 63 AMG 6x6 near-series show vehicle is an off-roader which represents the last word in forward-thrusting power far from the beaten track...

Ferrari Supercar - Exhibition opens today
Ferrari Supercar - Exhibition opens today
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

Today saw the official inauguration at the Ferrari Museum in Maranello of the “Ferrari Supercar. Technology. Design. Myth” exhibition which includes the new LaFerrari...

Audi suits up to reprise its leading role in Marvel’s Iron Man 3
Audi suits up to reprise its leading role in Marvel’s Iron Man 3
Written By: Audi of America

Audi returns as Tony Stark’s vehicle of choice in Marvel’s Iron Man 3 slated for a May 3 release date...

The wraps are finally off the LaFerrari
The wraps are finally off the LaFerrari
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

The wraps are finally off the LaFerrari. The Prancing Horse’s eagerly-anticipated limited-series special, of which just 499 will be built, made its world debut today at the Geneva International Motor Show....

New Volkswagen Golf Variant and possible new Jetta Sportswagen
New Volkswagen Golf Variant and possible new Jetta Sportswagen
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen will expand the Golf range even further at the 83rd Geneva Salon de l’Automobile with the debut of the new Golf Variant (wagon). Like the new Golf hatchback, the Variant is significantly lighter than its predecessor, to the tune of up to 232 pounds...

Porsche celebrates the 50th anniversary of the 911 with a new GT3
Porsche celebrates the 50th anniversary of the 911 with a new GT3
Written By: Porsche AG

The sportiest 911 will have its world premiere at the Geneva International Motor Show: the new Porsche 911 GT3. In the 50th anniversary year of the 911, Porsche is now set to open a new chapter in race track performance sports cars...

Lamborghini Veneno $3.9 million road-going super sports car
Lamborghini Veneno $3.9 million road-going super sports car
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Lamborghini Veneno - a racing prototype and road-going super sports car as a tribute to the 50th anniversary of Automobili Lamborghini ...

The MINI John Cooper Works Paceman
The MINI John Cooper Works Paceman
Written By: Jaguar USA

The MINI John Cooper Works Paceman combines mouthwatering sporting flair and inimitable style to usher in a new dimension in driving fun...

Final ALFA Romeo Stradale TZ3 to Debut at the Amelia Island
Final ALFA Romeo Stradale TZ3 to Debut at the Amelia Island
Written By: Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance

The last of only nine custom built ALFA Romeo Stradale TZ3s will make its debut on the 18th annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance field on Sunday, March 10, 2013 at the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island. ...

McLaren P1 the number cruncher
McLaren P1 the number cruncher
Written By: McLaren Automotive

McLaren Automotive has released the final numbers, images and information relating to its phenomenal McLaren P1™ ahead of a global reveal in just a few days at the 83rd International Geneva Motor Show. ...

Five million Audi quattro drive systems
Five million Audi quattro drive systems
Written By: AUDI AG

AUDI AG celebrates a very special event today – the five millionth Audi with a quattro drive system. The car is a white Audi A6 allroad 3.0 TDI; it rolled off the assembly line at the Neckarsulm plant. ...

Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG and A 45 AMG in New Driveclub Racing Game
Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG and A 45 AMG in New Driveclub Racing Game
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. presents Driveclub for the newly announced Playstation 4...

Launch of the 1-liter fuel economy car from Volkswagen
Launch of the 1-liter fuel economy car from Volkswagen
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The XL1 from Volkswagen is the most fuel-efficient production car in the world, with a fuel consumption value of 0.9 l/100 km...

The All-New BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo
The All-New BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo
Written By: BMW Group USA

The all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo adds an innovative new concept to the BMW 3 Series line-up. ...

The new Audi S3 Sportback
The new Audi S3 Sportback
Written By: AUDI AG

221 kW (300 hp) and 380 Nm from 0 to 100 km / h in 5.0 seconds - the new Audi S3 Sportback has the best performance in its class. His efficiency is exemplary: the 2.0 TFSI takes on average 6.9 liters of fuel per 100 km....

Inside view of the  McLaren P1
Inside view of the McLaren P1
Written By: McLaren Automotive

The McLaren P1™ has a clear goal: to be the best driver’s car in the world on road and track. In order to achieve this, performance and handling are key, but to extract the best from the aerodynamic bodyshape and the groundbreaking technology beneath the carbon fiber exterior, the driver has to feel...

50 Years of the Porsche 911
50 Years of the Porsche 911
Written By: Porsche AG

For five decades, the 911 has been the heart of the Porsche brand. Few other automobiles in the world can look back on such a long tradition and such continuity as the Porsche 911...

BRABUS 800 WIDESTAR
BRABUS 800 WIDESTAR
Written By: BRABUS

588 kW / 800 hp, 1,420 Nm and a striking wide-body version for the new twelve-cylinder off-roader Mercedes G65 AMG...

Meguiar’s introduces revolutionary DA PowerSystem
Meguiar’s introduces revolutionary DA PowerSystem
Written By: Meguiar's Inc

Easy-to-Use Drill Attachment Helps Enthusiasts Achieve Professional Detailing Results...

The new MK7 Volkswagen Golf 4MOTION
The new MK7 Volkswagen Golf 4MOTION
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The launch of one of the world’s most fuel-efficient 4WD cars...

Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 Roadster High Speed Demonstration
Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 Roadster High Speed Demonstration
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Today at Miami International Airport five new Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 Roadsters sped down the south runway of the busiest U.S. airport for international flights...

So Cal
So Cal "Last Sunday" Canyon Run/Meet up/Cruise/Photoshoot 2.1
Written By: Jason

Monthly Canyon Run for Volkswagen Drivers...

Volkswagen of Van Nuys Open House
Volkswagen of Van Nuys Open House
Written By: Jason

Volkswagen of Van Nuys put together a Open House and carshow at their dealership. Highlights of the show included some of Southern California's hottest watercooled VW's, Free Tacos and give-aways....

Mercedes represented with 14  models in A Good Day to Die Hard
Mercedes represented with 14 models in A Good Day to Die Hard
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

Iconoclastic, take-no-prisoners cop John McClane, for the first time, finds himself on foreign soil after traveling to Moscow to help his wayward son Jack...

Volkswagen announces production of the Golf in Mexico
Volkswagen announces production of the Golf in Mexico
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

The next-generation Golf will be manufactured in Puebla, Mexico, for North and South American markets...

McLaren P1 takes next step towards production
McLaren P1 takes next step towards production
Written By: McLaren Automotive

The McLaren P1™ was unveiled to the world as a design study at the Paris Motor Show in September 2012, and was met with the glare of a thousand camera flashes...

Aston Martin Rapide S: more power, more beauty, same soul
Aston Martin Rapide S: more power, more beauty, same soul
Written By: Aston Martin

The stunning new Aston Martin Rapide S is making its debut with yet more luxury and yet more power on offer in its quintessentially elegant four-door silhouette....

Audi – the leading brand in lighting technology
Audi – the leading brand in lighting technology
Written By: AUDI AG

In lighting technology, Audi is driving progress at high tempo. Today, its xenon plus-and LED headlights already provide excellent illumination of the road and give the cars with the four rings an unmistakable look...

McLaren Group will celebrate its 50th anniversary
McLaren Group will celebrate its 50th anniversary
Written By: McLaren Automotive

When a 27-year-old Bruce McLaren penned those words in 1964, his new company, Bruce McLaren Motor Racing Ltd, was less than a year old....

Aston Martin Centenary Edition Vanquish
Aston Martin Centenary Edition Vanquish
Written By: Aston Martin

Iconic British sports car brand Aston Martin is marking the start of its birthday celebrations today – 15 January – with the unveiling of a bespoke new Centenary Edition Vanquish...

Dynamics at their most beautiful – the Audi RS 7 Sportback
Dynamics at their most beautiful – the Audi RS 7 Sportback
Written By: AUDI AG

The RS7 Sportback, which is making its debut at the North American International Auto Show 2013 in Detroit, stands for dynamics at their most beautiful...

Mercede is expanding its lineup with the all-new 2014 CLA-Class
Mercede is expanding its lineup with the all-new 2014 CLA-Class
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

The new four-door coupe is a style rebel that takes its design cues from the CLS, whose design concept has inspired more than its fair share of imitators...

The Mercedes Benz E63 AMG – with 4MATIC and as S-Model
The Mercedes Benz E63 AMG – with 4MATIC and as S-Model
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

Mercedes-AMG continues to champion performance, dynamism and efficiency: the new E63 AMG is now available as a particularly powerful S-Model ...

Range Rover demonstrates its breadth of capability by towing
Range Rover demonstrates its breadth of capability by towing
Written By: Land Rover

In order to demonstrate the class-leading towing ability of the all-new Range Rover, Land Rover teamed up with an American icon to take part in the ultimate road-trip to one of the highest points in Africa....

Fiat 500e offers industry-best 108 MPGe highway rating
Fiat 500e offers industry-best 108 MPGe highway rating
Written By: Fiat Brand North America

2013 Fiat 500e Offers Unsurpassed 108 Highway MPGe Rating and Class-Leading 87 Miles of Driving Range ...

2014 Mercedes E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet
2014 Mercedes E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

Driving pleasure at the highest level: passion, sportiness, intelligence the 2014 E-class Coupe and Cabriolet...

McLaren launches line of bespoke merchandise inspired by the 12C
McLaren launches line of bespoke merchandise inspired by the 12C
Written By: McLaren Automotive

McLaren Automotive has designed and developed a range of products inspired by, and focused on, the passion of driving...

New 2014 BMW Z4 Roadster
New 2014 BMW Z4 Roadster
Written By: BMW Group USA

A roadster with character and sporting flair updated for the MY 2014...

Newly developed 4MATIC all-wheel drive for the CLA
Newly developed 4MATIC all-wheel drive for the CLA
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

Mercedes-Benz will be offering a new variant of the 4MATIC permanent all-wheel-drive system with fully variable torque distribution...

2014 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan & Wagon
2014 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan & Wagon
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

Mercedes-Benz introduces the extensively updated 2014 E-Class Sedan and Wagon, featuring highly efficient engines, an array of new driver assistance systems and even more refined styling...

 The BMW M6 Gran Coupe.
The BMW M6 Gran Coupe.
Written By: BMW Group

A supreme combination of high performance and luxury...

BMW Concept 4 Series Coupe. Aesthetics, dynamics, individuality
BMW Concept 4 Series Coupe. Aesthetics, dynamics, individuality
Written By: BMW Group

Now, with the unveiling of the BMW Concept 4 Series Coupe, BMW is looking ahead to the fourth generation of its sporty mid-range coupe ...

BMW M celebrates DTM triumph with BMW M3 DTM Champion Edition
BMW M celebrates DTM triumph with BMW M3 DTM Champion Edition
Written By: BMW Group

BMW Motorsport returned to the DTM in 2012 after almost 20 years away, and the results in its comeback year exceeded all expectations....

Porsche 911 GT3 Cup: New edition of the world’s most successful r
Porsche 911 GT3 Cup: New edition of the world’s most successful r
Written By: Porsche AG

New edition of the world’s most successful race car...

Groundbreaking performance: The new Audi RS6 Avant
Groundbreaking performance: The new Audi RS6 Avant
Written By: AUDI AG

It is lighter and more efficient than the previous model, and performance has been improved once again...

Seven Volkswagen Models Achieve More Than 40 MPG
Seven Volkswagen Models Achieve More Than 40 MPG
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

New Jetta Hybrid earns EPA fuel economy rating of up to 48 mpg; the first compact hybrid available with a turbocharged engine...

Mercedes SLS AMG Coupé Black Series: GT3 performance for the road
Mercedes SLS AMG Coupé Black Series: GT3 performance for the road
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

Inspired by the SLS AMG GT3 racing version, the fifth Black Series model from Mercedes-AMG ...

All new Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Roadster
All new Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Roadster
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Automobili Lamborghini presents the new Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 Roadster: the most exciting series production Lamborghini ever built ...

Porsche Driving Experience in Finland
Porsche Driving Experience in Finland
Written By: Porsche AG

Touring in Finland with the new Porsche 911 Carrera 4 all-wheel drive models...

Bentley unwraps its new collection in time for Christmas
Bentley unwraps its new collection in time for Christmas
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Bentley presents a selection of desirable gifts including the timeless Bentley boys and girls range ...

More power for the 911 Carrera S and new personalization products
More power for the 911 Carrera S and new personalization products
Written By: Porsche AG

Porsche Exclusive now offers a new power enhancement kit developed for the 911 Carrera S...

2013 MINI Countryman
2013 MINI Countryman
Written By: MINI USA

In the two years since its launch onto the world’s car markets, the MINI Countryman has developed into a driving force behind the continuing growth of the brand...

Bentley returns to Finland for Power On Ice 2013
Bentley returns to Finland for Power On Ice 2013
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

With an all-wheel-drive system that offers reassuring drivability in all conditions, the Bentley Continental GT is the perfect Grand Tourer ...

Concept Speedboat by Jaguar Cars
Concept Speedboat by Jaguar Cars
Written By: Jaguar UK

Jaguar Cars has today unveiled an exciting and unique styling concept at the international driving debut of the new Jaguar XF Sportbrake...

Lotus Launches Intelligent Precision Shift 2013 Evora S
Lotus Launches Intelligent Precision Shift 2013 Evora S
Written By: Lotus Cars Limited

Lotus’ North American product portfolio expands for model year 2013 to now include the availability of the optional Intelligent Precision Shift ...

World premiere of the Volkswagen SUV concept Taigun
World premiere of the Volkswagen SUV concept Taigun
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The all-round vehicle now being presented in São Paulo is a tribute to the Brazilian market – if it were to become a production car...

MINI Creates a Sea-Worthy MINI Convertible
MINI Creates a Sea-Worthy MINI Convertible
Written By: MINI USA

This weekend, attendees at the Head of the Charles Regatta® (HOCR) in Cambridge, Massachusetts will be in for a sight that they weren’t expecting...

BMW Releases Details on Limited Edition X6 and 6 Series Models
BMW Releases Details on Limited Edition X6 and 6 Series Models
Written By: BMW Group USA

2013 BMW Individual X6 Performance Edition and 6 Series Frozen Silver Edition Coupe...

Exclusive and elegant: the Porsche Panamera Platinum Edition
Exclusive and elegant: the Porsche Panamera Platinum Edition
Written By: Porsche AG

Porsche AG, Stuttgart, is offering a particularly exclusive and elegant version of the Panamera: the Platinum Edition...

Others follow, Audi keeps leading in AWD
Others follow, Audi keeps leading in AWD
Written By: Audi of America

More than 30 years ago, Audi introduced its quattro all-wheel-drive system. ...

Sergio Pininfarina’s great Ferrari's at Museo in Maranello
Sergio Pininfarina’s great Ferrari's at Museo in Maranello
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

Museo Ferrari in Maranello an important exhibition will be inaugurated with the title Le grandi Ferrari di Sergio Pininfarina ...

A sports car in SUV clothing the Porsche Cayenne Turbo S with 550 hp
A sports car in SUV clothing the Porsche Cayenne Turbo S with 550 hp
Written By: Porsche AG

The new Cayenne Turbo S assumes top position in the Porsche SUV model range with its engine power of 550 hp ...

Overview of the new Volkswagen EA288 series diesel engines
Overview of the new Volkswagen EA288 series diesel engines
Written By: Volkswagen AG

In the EA288 engine series, Volkswagen is taking its TDI technology - which has been continually perfected over the years - to a new level of sustainability...

Exclusive collector's item – The new SLS AMG GT3 45th ANNIVERSARY
Exclusive collector's item – The new SLS AMG GT3 45th ANNIVERSARY
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

Limited-edition customer sport racing car to mark the 45th birthday: ...

Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid sets production car land speed record
Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid sets production car land speed record
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

After becoming the world’s fastest hybrid at Bonneville in August, the Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid LSR returned to the Salt Flats on October 5th ...

BMW Concept K2 Powder Ride and the BMW X1 Powder Ride Edition
BMW Concept K2 Powder Ride and the BMW X1 Powder Ride Edition
Written By: BMW Group USA

Perfectly positioned to make winter a (driving) pleasure...

The new Beetle Convertible: world premiere at the Los Angeles Auto Show
The new Beetle Convertible: world premiere at the Los Angeles Auto Show
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

A new wind will soon be blowing in the open-top car market, created by a new Volkswagen: the Beetle Convertible...

Volkswagen announces 2013 Jetta Hybrid Pricing
Volkswagen announces 2013 Jetta Hybrid Pricing
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

The latest member of the Jetta family offers competitive pricing, excellent fuel economy, and the fun-to-drive nature expected of a Volkswagen ...

Mercede SLS AMG Coupé Electric Drive
Mercede SLS AMG Coupé Electric Drive
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

Electrifying - the world's most powerful electric super sports car...

Global debut of new ultimate supercar the McLaren P1
Global debut of new ultimate supercar the McLaren P1
Written By: McLaren Automotive

McLaren Automotive will use its first ever international motor show appearance to preview its next generation ultimate supercar – the McLaren P1 ...

Volkswagen shows near-production concept of the seventh Golf GTI
Volkswagen shows near-production concept of the seventh Golf GTI
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Paris is now the city of the Golf GTI. Four years ago, the sixth generation of the best-seller made its debut here ...

Golf BlueMotion concept car – initial facts
Golf BlueMotion concept car – initial facts
Written By: Volkswagen AG

At the Mondial de l'Automobile in Paris, Volkswagen is revealing one of the world’s most fuel-efficient cars: a concept of the new Golf BlueMotion...

Audi crosslane coupé makes its debut at the Paris Motor Show
Audi crosslane coupé makes its debut at the Paris Motor Show
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi provides a glimpse of the future shape of design, along with automotive and drive concepts, through its Audi crosslane coupé concept car...

2013 Jaguar F-Type unveiled at 2012 Paris Motor Show
2013 Jaguar F-Type unveiled at 2012 Paris Motor Show
Written By: Jaguar USA

The new Jaguar F-TYPE represents a return to the company’s heart: a two-seat, convertible sports car focused on performance, agility and driver involvement...

Porsche concept car offers glimpse of a sports car of tomorrow the Panamera Sport Turismo
Porsche concept car offers glimpse of a sports car of tomorrow the Panamera Sport Turismo
Written By: Porsche AG

Porsche is presenting the Panamera Sport Turismo concept car to show how amazingly intelligent and efficient drive technology might look in the design language of tomorrow. ...

New Gallardo LP 560-4 and LP 570-4 Edizione Tecnica worldwide premiere at Paris
New Gallardo LP 560-4 and LP 570-4 Edizione Tecnica worldwide premiere at Paris
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

At the 2012 Paris Motorshow Automobili Lamborghini is presenting the most successful super sports car of its entire history with a new design ...

Bentley returns to motorsport with racing GT
Bentley returns to motorsport with racing GT
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

At the 2002 Paris Motor Show, the unveiling of the Continental GT concept took the world by storm and opened an exciting new chapter in Bentley’s history...

Ferrari North Europe’s record breaking parade of 964 Ferrari cars at Ferrari Racing Days
Ferrari North Europe’s record breaking parade of 964 Ferrari cars at Ferrari Racing Days
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

Silverstone on Saturday 15 September has now been confirmed as an official Guinness World Record...

International debut for Maserati GranCabrio MC
International debut for Maserati GranCabrio MC
Written By: Maserati

Designed to complete Maserati’s open-top range, the new Maserati GranCabrio MC blends high performance and sports characteristics ...

The new Audi S3
The new Audi S3
Written By: AUDI AG

221 kW (300 hp) of power and 380 Nm (280.27 lb-ft) of torque – the third-generation Audi S3 raises the bar once again...

918 Spyder prototype turns in lap time of 07:14 minutes at Nürburgring
918 Spyder prototype turns in lap time of 07:14 minutes at Nürburgring
Written By: Porsche AG

On September 18th, in test drives on the “Nürburgring-Nordschleife”, a Porsche 918 Spyder prototype turned in a remarkable best time of just 07:14 minutes ...

The new 2014 Audi A3 Sportback
The new 2014 Audi A3 Sportback
Written By: AUDI AG

Sporty, versatile and progressive – Audi presents the new A3 Sportback...

Aston Martin iconic Sports GT car, the luxurious and potent 2013 DB9
Aston Martin iconic Sports GT car, the luxurious and potent 2013 DB9
Written By: Aston Martin

Aston Martin is today revealing full details of the latest major enhancements to its iconic Sports GT car...

McLaren P1 to make debut at Paris Motor Show
McLaren P1 to make debut at Paris Motor Show
Written By: McLaren Automotive

McLaren Automotive will use its first ever international motor show appearance to preview its next generation ultimate supercar – the McLaren P1 ...

Polished by the wind - GEMBALLA GT equipped Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabrio
Polished by the wind - GEMBALLA GT equipped Porsche 911 Carrera S Cabrio
Written By: GEMBALLA GmbH & Co. KG

The Porsche 991 Carrera S Cabriolet with GEMBALLA GT aerodynamics and technology package...

The 2013 MINI Cooper Paceman
The 2013 MINI Cooper Paceman
Written By: MINI USA

The MINI brand is once again combining the expansion of its model range with a foray into a new vehicle class...

Combines comfort and functionality with dynamic performance and style: the BMW Concept Active Tourer
Combines comfort and functionality with dynamic performance and style: the BMW Concept Active Tourer
Written By: BMW Group

With the new BMW Concept Active Tourer, BMW presents a vehicle at the 2012 Paris Motor Show which is the first in the premium compact segment to combine comfort and space ...

Volvo Car Corporation launches V40 R-Design
Volvo Car Corporation launches V40 R-Design
Written By: Volvo Car Corporation

Dynamic look and agile drive for individualists with a fast pace...

New Aston Martin Vanquish super GT is hitting the road in the UK
New Aston Martin Vanquish super GT is hitting the road in the UK
Written By: Aston Martin

The new Aston Martin Vanquish super GT is hitting the road in the UK this week as it embarks on an ambitious whistle-stop tour of the luxury brand’s 21 dealerships nationwide....

Gearing up for its world debut: The MINI John Cooper Works GP
Gearing up for its world debut: The MINI John Cooper Works GP
Written By: MINI USA

A limited-edition road car with race track-developed technology, the MINI John Cooper Works GP ...

Video
2013 MK7 Volkswagen Exterior and Interior
2013 MK7 Volkswagen Exterior and Interior
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Golf exterior one of the world’s most recognizable product designs...

Land Rover has announced the launch of the All-New 2013 Range Rover
Land Rover has announced the launch of the All-New 2013 Range Rover
Written By: Land Rover

The All-New Range Rover is the ultimate luxury SUV, following the innovative spirit of the original design from over 40 years ago...

Dynamic performance where the sky’s the limit – The Audi RS 5 Cabriolet
Dynamic performance where the sky’s the limit – The Audi RS 5 Cabriolet
Written By: AUDI AG

Dynamic performance where the sky’s the limit – Audi introduces the RS 5 Cabriolet. The four-seat convertible with a cloth soft top entices with a unique combination of elegance and power...

The new 2013 MK7 Volkswagen Golf Design – the key to perfection
The new 2013 MK7 Volkswagen Golf Design – the key to perfection
Written By: Volkswagen AG

There is but a handful of cars with a design that, like the Golf’s, has been constantly refined, tweaked and enhanced down the decades and has thus become timeless...

All-new BMW M5 Sedan and M6 Coupe Now in US Showrooms
All-new BMW M5 Sedan and M6 Coupe Now in US Showrooms
Written By: BMW Group USA

They join summer-favorite M6 Convertible already on sale...

Lighter, faster, more agile: the new 911 Carrera 4
Lighter, faster, more agile: the new 911 Carrera 4
Written By: Porsche AG

Lighter, faster, more agile: the new 911 Carrera 4...

Iconic British sports car maker Trident, will display its all-new Iceni Grand Tourer at Salon Privé
Iconic British sports car maker Trident, will display its all-new Iceni Grand Tourer at Salon Privé
Written By: Salon Privé

Iconic British sports car maker, Trident, will display its all-new Iceni Grand Tourer at Salon Privé 2012, held at West London’s Syon Park from the 5th to 7th September....

2013 LAND ROVER LR2
2013 LAND ROVER LR2
Written By: Land Rover

Completely updated with a new engine, redesigned interior, and revised bodywork...

Bentley’s new performance flagship the Continental GT Speed
Bentley’s new performance flagship the Continental GT Speed
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Bentley is releasing full technical details of its exciting new 205 mph (330 km/h) all-wheel drive performance flagship ahead of its official international show debut at the Moscow Motor Show ...

BMW Launchs ParkNow Mobile Parking Service and Details DriveNow Car-Sharing Service
BMW Launchs ParkNow Mobile Parking Service and Details DriveNow Car-Sharing Service
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Group Announces Launch of ParkNow Mobile Parking Service and Details DriveNow Car-Sharing Service, Featuring 70 All-Electric BMW ActiveE Vehicles, in San Francisco...

McLaren 12C Spider Convertible Sport Car debuts at Pebble Beach
McLaren 12C Spider Convertible Sport Car debuts at Pebble Beach
Written By: McLaren Automotive

12C Spider Convertible Sport Car Offers Spectacular Performance with Remarkable Functionality...

1960 Ferrari California 250 LWB Spider Competizione sells for 11 million at Pebble Beach
1960 Ferrari California 250 LWB Spider Competizione sells for 11 million at Pebble Beach
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

The weekend in Pebble Beach ended under the sign of Ferrari. After the enthusiasm for the debut of the F12berlinetta in the USA ...

Slovenian super sports car from Tushek – the Renovatio T500 – will make its UK debut
Slovenian super sports car from Tushek – the Renovatio T500 – will make its UK debut
Written By: Salon Privé

Never-seen-before in the UK, the Renovatio T500 is a lean, light and technologically advanced super sports car engineered for both road and track performance. ...

2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid hits 185 mph at Bonneville
2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid hits 185 mph at Bonneville
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Carlos Lago runs 185 mph (298 kph) in turbocharged Jetta Hybrid to set Hybrid Speed Record at the Bonneville Salt Flats...

Special Edition Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse debuts at The Quail: A Motorsports Gathering
Special Edition Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse debuts at The Quail: A Motorsports Gathering
Written By: Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S.

Bugatti presents most powerful roadster ever at Monterey Auto Week...

Legendary Design Coupled with Roadster Tradition makes its US debut at Pebble Beach.
Legendary Design Coupled with Roadster Tradition makes its US debut at Pebble Beach.
Written By: BMW Group USA

Barely three months after the sensational premiere of the BMW Zagato Coupé, BMW and Zagato are turning heads again at the 2012 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance ...

New 2013 Fiat 500 Turbo
New 2013 Fiat 500 Turbo
Written By: Fiat Brand North America

New Flavor Hits the Sweet Spot in the Cinquecento Line-upFiat 500 Turbo hits the sweet spot in the Cinquecento line-up ...

McLaren X-1 concept debuts at Pebble Beach
McLaren X-1 concept debuts at Pebble Beach
Written By: McLaren Automotive

McLaren Special Operations (MSO), the division of McLaren Automotive responsible for the delivery of bespoke projects, will present a breathtaking one-off supercar at The Quail...

Ferrari at Pebble Beach
Ferrari at Pebble Beach
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

F12berlinetta debuts in the USA, handover of the first Tailor Made in America and some of the most beautiful Ferrari models on auction...

4¼-Litre Bentley Embiricos special makes appearance at Crewe factory
4¼-Litre Bentley Embiricos special makes appearance at Crewe factory
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

One of the rarest and most valuable Bentleys in the world, the 4¼-Litre ‘Embiricos’ special, is making an historic appearance at the marquee's home in Crewe...

The All-New Range Rover
The All-New Range Rover
Written By: Land Rover

The all-new Range Rover is the most capable and most luxurious Land Rover yet. Lighter, stronger and with new levels of refinement...

McLaren 12C Can-Am Edition racing concept to debut at Pebble Beach Concours
McLaren 12C Can-Am Edition racing concept to debut at Pebble Beach Concours
Written By: McLaren Automotive

McLaren GT, the new race car manufacturing arm of the McLaren Group, is presenting a dramatic track-focused concept at the Pebble Beach Concours...

Home again: the last Auto Union Type D twin-supercharger Silver Arrow returns to Audi
Home again: the last Auto Union Type D twin-supercharger Silver Arrow returns to Audi
Written By: AUDI AG

“This is one of the most emotional moments in our heritage work for AUDI AG – we have come full circle,” says Thomas Frank, Head of Audi Tradition. ...

Limited Edition Overfinch Range Rover to debut at Salon Privé 2012
Limited Edition Overfinch Range Rover to debut at Salon Privé 2012
Written By: Salon Privé

The first of a new breed of high performance SUV debuts for Salon Privé is announced today, with Overfinch revealing the Limited Edition ...

From motorsport to series production: the digital rear-view mirror
From motorsport to series production: the digital rear-view mirror
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is set to make driving even safer with a new technology: the digital rear-view mirror delivers brilliant images and is due to enter small-scale production in the Audi R8 e-tron ...

Audi Introduces R8 Exclusive Selection Editions for 2012
Audi Introduces R8 Exclusive Selection Editions for 2012
Written By: Audi of America

Audi today announced 2012 R8 models created exclusively for the U.S. market. Building on the award-winning R8 V8 and R8 V10 Coupes...

MTM A6 3.0 BiTDI
MTM A6 3.0 BiTDI
Written By: MTM Motoren-Technik-Mayer GmbH

The Audi A6 3.0 BiTD isn´t a weakling for sure. He is armed with 313 hp and a torque which is as flat as the lake Balaton ...

BMW Group adds one more model to its electric vehicle line up for London 2012
BMW Group adds one more model to its electric vehicle line up for London 2012
Written By: MINI USA

Official Automotive Partner to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, is keeping the Games moving with a range of fully electric vehicles as part of the fleet...

918 Spyder prototype in attractive Martini Racing design
918 Spyder prototype in attractive Martini Racing design
Written By: Porsche AG

New edition of a successful partnership – 918 Spyder prototype in attractive Martini Racing design...

Goodyear 'Control Freak' Video Combines Product Performance, Entertainment
Goodyear 'Control Freak' Video Combines Product Performance, Entertainment
Written By: Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co

A combination of a high-performance automobile, a professional stunt driver, lots of video cameras and Goodyear’s new Eagle F1 Asymmetric All-Season ...

Lotus Evora GX gears up for GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series debut
Lotus Evora GX gears up for GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series debut
Written By: Lotus Cars Limited

Hot off the back of unleashing its Evora GTC racer, Lotus Racing engineers have been honing the Evora ...

Aspid Cars releases images of GT-21 Invictus hi-tech sports car
Aspid Cars releases images of GT-21 Invictus hi-tech sports car
Written By: Aspid Cars

Aspid Cars has released the first dramatic images of its new GT-21 Invictus, which features a distinctive semi open wheel appearance at the front of the car...

Still more acuity for the Audi R8 super sports car
Still more acuity for the Audi R8 super sports car
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi has made its R8 high-performance sports car even more attractive and dynamic. The R8 V10 plus is a new top model in the model series, with a totally new 7-speed S tronic...

Biggest ever parade of Ferrari’s finest supercar
Biggest ever parade of Ferrari’s finest supercar
Written By: MPA Creative

A world record 60 Ferrari F40s took to the full Silverstone Grand Prix circuit during Sunday’s Silverstone Classic ...

Apollo Vredestein produces tire with European natural rubber
Apollo Vredestein produces tire with European natural rubber
Written By: Apollo Vredestein

Russian dandelion and Guayule offer possible solutions for natural rubber shortage...

A milestone for Automobili Lamborghini: 1,000 Aventadors produced
A milestone for Automobili Lamborghini: 1,000 Aventadors produced
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

The Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 today achieved an important milestone in its history, with the 1,000th vehicle produced...

Aston Martin is lifting the lid on an extreme V12 Vantage Roadster
Aston Martin is lifting the lid on an extreme V12 Vantage Roadster
Written By: Aston Martin

The new sports car, available as a limited edition in selected markets worldwide, immediately becomes the most potent example of the open-top Vantage range ...

A day in Ferrari for Gordon Ramsay perfection and passion in the factory and in the kitchen
A day in Ferrari for Gordon Ramsay perfection and passion in the factory and in the kitchen
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

Full scores for the Chefs of the Ferrari company Restaurant tested today by Gordon Ramsay!...

Video - Fresh from a successful UK debut at the 2012 Goodwood the Bentley EXP 9F SUV Concept
Video - Fresh from a successful UK debut at the 2012 Goodwood the Bentley EXP 9F SUV Concept
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

First UK appearance of Bentley’s pinnacle luxury performance SUV since unveiling at Geneva...

A Celebration of the Driving Spirit – The BMW M3 Coupe Lime Rock Park Edition
A Celebration of the Driving Spirit – The BMW M3 Coupe Lime Rock Park Edition
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW of North America today announced the 2013 M3 Coupe Lime Rock Park Edition, of which 200 copies will be built this summer...

Video - All-New 2013 BMW 3 Series Sports Wagon
Video - All-New 2013 BMW 3 Series Sports Wagon
Written By: BMW Group

More details revealed for the much anticipated wagon of enthusiasts...

MINI Community in the US embarks on an epic road trip from New York to Los Angeles
MINI Community in the US embarks on an epic road trip from New York to Los Angeles
Written By: MINI USA

The 10th anniversary of MINI's arrival in the USA has triggered some very special celebrations in the most important sales market for the British premium small car brand...

Formula 1 technology DNA meets the thrill of open top driving in the mew McLaren 12C Spider
Formula 1 technology DNA meets the thrill of open top driving in the mew McLaren 12C Spider
Written By: McLaren Automotive

McLaren Automotive today announces the launch of its second model in the MP4-12C family: the stunning new 12C Spider...

Mercedes-Benz CLS Shooting Brake: Independence at its most beautiful
Mercedes-Benz CLS Shooting Brake: Independence at its most beautiful
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

With the new CLS Shooting Brake, Mercedes-Benz is once again setting an example when it comes to creativity of design, and as such highlighting its leading role in this area...

Lotus Evora 414E Hybrid – it's now a runner
Lotus Evora 414E Hybrid – it's now a runner
Written By: Lotus Cars Limited

Ahead of schedule, Lotus’ new Evora 414E Range Extender Hybrid Electric Vehicle (REEV) has started its dynamic and durability testing at the Lotus HQ in Hethel, Norfolk....

Happy 50th birthday Lotus Elan
Happy 50th birthday Lotus Elan
Written By: Lotus Cars Limited

Recalling Sixties spy-fi show The Avengers, the first thing men of a certain age remember is Mrs Peel’s black leather cat suit...

World record for the Audi R8 e-tron with 8:09.099 minutes at the Nürburgring
World record for the Audi R8 e-tron with 8:09.099 minutes at the Nürburgring
Written By: AUDI AG

R8 e-tron has set a world record for a production vehicle with an electric drive system on the Nürburgring Nordschleife ...

Legendary Bentley sets £4.5 million auction record
Legendary Bentley sets £4.5 million auction record
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Just 35 miles away from the fabled Brooklands race circuit where it astonished thousands of spectators eight decades ago by sprinting its way into the record books...

McLaren Automotive has announced its second model the open roofed 12C Spider
McLaren Automotive has announced its second model the open roofed 12C Spider
Written By: McLaren Automotive

McLaren Automotive has announced its second model, one that will stir the soul even more than its first: the 625PS, twin-turbo V8-engined, open roofed 12C Spider....

Volkswagen launches international Think Blue. World Championship fuel saving game
Volkswagen launches international Think Blue. World Championship fuel saving game
Written By: Volkswagen AG

More conscious driving can cut fuel consumption by up to 25 percent and protect the environment...

More power for the 911 Carrera S and new personalization products
More power for the 911 Carrera S and new personalization products
Written By: Porsche AG

For its exceptionally performance-oriented customers, Porsche Exclusive now offers a new power enhancement kit developed for the 911 Carrera S...

Next Stage of Evolution GEMBALLA GT AERO 2 styling package for the Porsche Cayenne 958
Next Stage of Evolution GEMBALLA GT AERO 2 styling package for the Porsche Cayenne 958
Written By: GEMBALLA GmbH & Co. KG

Nature’s way is to perfect its creations step-by-step. GEMBALLA has developed its GT AERO packages for the Porsche Cayenne 958 using a similar evolutionary process...

Handle with care, deliver in style: the MINI Clubvan gets ready to roll up
Handle with care, deliver in style: the MINI Clubvan gets ready to roll up
Written By: MINI USA

With two seats, five doors and wall-to-wall MINI style and personality, the MINI Clubvan – the world’s first premium compact delivery van – has it all...

Land Rover and Bowler have agreed to a brand partnership
Land Rover and Bowler have agreed to a brand partnership
Written By: Land Rover

Land Rover and Bowler, the UK-based manufacturer of all-terrain performance cars and rally raid vehicles, have agreed to a brand partnership...

Aston Martin is today unveiling a stunning new luxury sports car – the Vanquish
Aston Martin is today unveiling a stunning new luxury sports car – the Vanquish
Written By: Aston Martin

Sitting proudly at the pinnacle of the luxury British car maker’s sports car line-up, this breath-taking new super grand tourer ...

45 years of AMG anniversary marks the start of a new era
45 years of AMG anniversary marks the start of a new era
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

As part of the anniversary marking "45 years of AMG", Mercedes-AMG is providing an exclusive glimpse of the highlights of the A 45 AMG...

Historic triumph: Audi achieves first victory of a hybrid vehicle at Le Mans
Historic triumph: Audi achieves first victory of a hybrid vehicle at Le Mans
Written By: AUDI AG

AUDI AG has achieved another technological milestone in motorsport. On the 80th running of the famous Le Mans 24 Hours, a vehicle with hybrid drive ...

2013 BMW ALPINA B7
2013 BMW ALPINA B7
Written By: BMW Group USA

The 2013 BMW ALPINA B7 super-high performance luxury sedan with enhanced features, efficiency, and individuality for discriminating customers....

Video - The new Audi SQ5 TDI: Twin-turbo V6 diesel with 313 hp
Video - The new Audi SQ5 TDI: Twin-turbo V6 diesel with 313 hp
Written By: AUDI AG

The SQ5 TDI is the brand’s first S model with a diesel engine Zero to 100 km/h (62.14 mph) in 5.1 seconds, average fuel consumption of just 7.2 liters per 100 km (32.67 US mpg)...

Audi A1 amplified – exclusive edition models for the compact Audi
Audi A1 amplified – exclusive edition models for the compact Audi
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi has released two new exclusive editions for the A1 and the A1 Sportback. Their names are the A1 amplified red and the A1 amplified white...

Volkswagen Beetle TDI is the third model in the Beetle lineup
Volkswagen Beetle TDI is the third model in the Beetle lineup
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

The only Clean Diesel offering in the compact coupe category goes on sale in August...

Even More Powerful and Usable: The Enhanced McLaren MP4-12C
Even More Powerful and Usable: The Enhanced McLaren MP4-12C
Written By: McLaren Automotive

McLaren Automotive, rather than resting on its laurels, has instead announced a package of enhancements that will make its 12C high performance sports car even ...

Back to the future 25 years of the BMW Z1
Back to the future 25 years of the BMW Z1
Written By: BMW Group USA

It was a true quantum leap: when BMW unveiled the Z1 to the international motoring press in the Italian town of Punta Ala back in autumn 1988...

2013 Mercedes Benz SLS AMG GT
2013 Mercedes Benz SLS AMG GT
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

The new 2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT boasts enhanced driving dynamics and even better on-track performance...

TECHART rear spoiler options for the Porsche 911 Carrera
TECHART rear spoiler options for the Porsche 911 Carrera
Written By: TECHART

TECHART now offers a new sporting highlight for the rear of the Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S...

Audi R18 VTG technology for Le Mans success
Audi R18 VTG technology for Le Mans success
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi relies on a highly efficient engine concept in the R18. The interaction between the merely 3.7-liter V6 TDI unit with an unusually designed single turbocharger and VTG technology ...

G-POWER M5 HURRICANE RR - the most powerful version in the world
G-POWER M5 HURRICANE RR - the most powerful version in the world
Written By: G-POWER GmbH

G-POWER M5 HURRICANE delivers a for the 100th time - the Jubilee model with 830 hp M5 HURRICANE RR - the most powerful version in the world...

The new BMW M3 and M5 M Performance Editions for the UK
The new BMW M3 and M5 M Performance Editions for the UK
Written By: BMW Group

Two exclusive new M Performance Editions for the BMW M3 and BMW M5 are being built by BMW M GmbH solely for the UK market...

Volkswagen presents a new special edition of the Beetle at the Leipzig Auto Show
Volkswagen presents a new special edition of the Beetle at the Leipzig Auto Show
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

First seen as a concept car at the Frankfurt International Auto Show in 2011, the production version of the Beetle Fender Edition makes its world debut at the Leipzig International Auto...

Volkswagen will unveil the R-Line version of the CC in Leipzig
Volkswagen will unveil the R-Line version of the CC in Leipzig
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Sportier version of CC to go on sale in the U.S. at the end of 2012...

New stylistic notes for Ferrari, the SP12 EC is born
New stylistic notes for Ferrari, the SP12 EC is born
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

Exclusively in the Ferrari Magazine the great English musician talks about his passion for Ferrari and his one-off model...

BMW Zagato Coupé
BMW Zagato Coupé
Written By: BMW Group USA

The Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este will once again host a spectacular world premiere in 2012 ...

Video - New 2013 BMW 7 Series Once Again Raises The Bar
Video - New 2013 BMW 7 Series Once Again Raises The Bar
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW Flagship sets new standards for performance, luxury, efficiency and safety...

The Volkswagen GTI as a convertible
The Volkswagen GTI as a convertible
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Golf GTI – for 36 years now, this vehicle designation has been the benchmark icon of all sporty compact models...

Powerful and dynamic the new 5 Series Touring with Kelleners Sport Accessories
Powerful and dynamic the new 5 Series Touring with Kelleners Sport Accessories
Written By: Kelleners Sport

Kelleners Sport now offers a comprehensive range of accessories for the current BMW 5 Series Touring (F11)...

The BMW M Story, 40 Years BMW M GmbH
The BMW M Story, 40 Years BMW M GmbH
Written By: BMW Group USA

A company is like a human being. As long as it goes in for sports, it is fit, well-trained, full of enthusiasm and performance...

Iconic Bentley Blowers ready for great Mille Miglia adventure
Iconic Bentley Blowers ready for great Mille Miglia adventure
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

W.O. Bentley’s gift for creating cars that combined the speed of a thoroughbred racing machine with an enviable reputation for strength and comfort...

Volkswagen at 31st GTI Meeting at Wörthersee 2012
Volkswagen at 31st GTI Meeting at Wörthersee 2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

For more than 30 years, the ‘GTI Meeting at Wörthersee’ has been a holiday in the calendar of fans of sporty Volkswagen vehicles...

SEAT at legendary Wörthersee 2012
SEAT at legendary Wörthersee 2012
Written By: SEAT S.A.

SEAT is once again a star attraction at the exciting GTI Treffen event at Wörthersee in Austria...

MTM RS 5 at the Start of the Int. Superstars Series 2012
MTM RS 5 at the Start of the Int. Superstars Series 2012
Written By: MTM Motoren-Technik-Mayer GmbH

With rookie Thomas Schöffler pitted against seasoned F1 daredevils...

Porsche 918 Spyder prototypes commence trials
Porsche 918 Spyder prototypes commence trials
Written By: Porsche AG

The Porsche 918 Spyder is on the road: Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, has taken the driving trials of the super sports car of the future a step further with completion ...

New BMW 135is Continues BMW’s “s” Model Tradition
New BMW 135is Continues BMW’s “s” Model Tradition
Written By: BMW Group

New top performance model 1 Series for 2013...

Fastest MINI ever built – Best lap of the Nürburgring-Nordschleife: 8 min. 23 sec
Fastest MINI ever built – Best lap of the Nürburgring-Nordschleife: 8 min. 23 sec
Written By: MINI USA

Extensive use of motor sport technology – Racing feeling transferred to the road – Preview at the MINI United festival – Production limited to 2,000 cars....

All-New 2013 BMW 3 Series Sports Wagon
All-New 2013 BMW 3 Series Sports Wagon
Written By: BMW Group

The favorite wagon of enthusiasts will again be available in the US...

Ferrari Racing Days returns Silverstone Grand Prix circuit
Ferrari Racing Days returns Silverstone Grand Prix circuit
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

The Silverstone Grand Prix circuit will once again host the exciting Ferrari Racing Days in September, with a packed schedule of on-track activities ...

Gearhead Getaways from Highway 1 through Big Sur to Pebble Beach's 17-Mile Drive
Gearhead Getaways from Highway 1 through Big Sur to Pebble Beach's 17-Mile Drive
Written By: Monterey County CVB

Sporting some of the world's most iconic drives – from Highway 1 through Big Sur to Pebble Beach's 17-Mile Drive ...

VW Passat TDI sets record for the longest distance on one tank of clean diesel fuel
VW Passat TDI sets record for the longest distance on one tank of clean diesel fuel
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Mileage experts John and Helen Taylor complete 1626-mile drive in Chattanooga-built Volkswagen Passat TDI®—without stopping for fuel!...

BMW Introduces BMW M Performance Parts for the 3 and 5 Series Sedans
BMW Introduces BMW M Performance Parts for the 3 and 5 Series Sedans
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW today announced new BMW M Performance Parts specially designed for the new 2012 BWW 3 Series Sedan and 2011-2012 5 Series Sedan...

BMW X1: The U.S. Gets its First Sub-Compact Premium SAV
BMW X1: The U.S. Gets its First Sub-Compact Premium SAV
Written By: BMW Group

The Globally Successful BMW X1 comes to the US in the Fall 2012...

Prindiville concept showcases elegantly-styled Lamborghini Aventador J
Prindiville concept showcases elegantly-styled Lamborghini Aventador J
Written By: Prindiville

London-based bespoke coachbuilder, Prindiville, has revealed a concept showcasing their bespoke offering to customers if the one-off road-legal Lamborghini Aventador J...

2001 Jetta 1.8T hits 500,000 proves maintenance pays off
2001 Jetta 1.8T hits 500,000 proves maintenance pays off
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Men’s Health Editor learns the inner secrets of his 500,000-mile 2001 VW...

50-day Journey of Discovery from Birmingham to Beijing
50-day Journey of Discovery from Birmingham to Beijing
Written By: Land Rover

On the 50-day Journey of Discovery from Birmingham to Beijing, a team of four Land Rovers took on more than 8,000 miles of varied terrain through 13 different countries...

Audi A5 DTM ready to start from the grid
Audi A5 DTM ready to start from the grid
Written By: AUDI AG

The time has come: The 26th DTM season starts at the Hockenheimring on Sunday. For the new Audi A5 DTM and its competitors, the start can be decisive...

25 years ago the BMW M3 started its unique series of victories
25 years ago the BMW M3 started its unique series of victories
Written By: BMW Group

In August 1985, a rumor surfaced in motor magazine Auto-Deutschland which emanated from a new sports car...

Lotus unveils special China edition Evora GTE
Lotus unveils special China edition Evora GTE
Written By: Lotus Cars Limited

Lotus unveils special China edition Evora GTE at this week’s Beijing International Auto Show - Lotus introduces Evora IPS to Chinese market - Lotus Establishes Racing Club for Chinese enthusiasts...

Video -  Updated Audi Q5 high-performance SUV with many talents
Video - Updated Audi Q5 high-performance SUV with many talents
Written By: AUDI AG

Sporty, spacious, comfortable and multifunctional – the Audi Q5 has a versatile and successful character. Now the mid-class SUV is even more attractive, efficient and sporty ...

Artemis The World’s First Super-SUV
Artemis The World’s First Super-SUV
Written By: Eterniti

Eterniti products will all offer hand-built and – where customers require it – bespoke specifications, whether in a high-performance sports car or an SUV ...

Aston Martin brings Power, Beauty and soul to Beijing
Aston Martin brings Power, Beauty and soul to Beijing
Written By: Aston Martin

Luxury British sports car maker Aston Martin is today unveiling three hand crafted ‘Year of the Dragon’ special editions as it grabs the spotlight at the 2012 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition...

BMC impec Automobili Lamborghini Edition racing bicycle
BMC impec Automobili Lamborghini Edition racing bicycle
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Lamborghini previews its Collezione Automobili Lamborghini Spring/Summer 2012 men’s line in the Brian&Barry flagship store in Milan...

Audi A6 L e-tron concept
Audi A6 L e-tron concept
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is presenting its first luxury-class e-tron concept car – a technology study known as the Audi A6 L e-tron concept at Auto China 2012 in Beijing...

AWE Tuning Audi TT RS Performance Catalog
AWE Tuning Audi TT RS Performance Catalog
Written By: A.W.E. Tuning

The AWE Tuning Audi TT RS Performance Catalog was released in a private TT RS owners group screening on Saturday, April 10th 2012...

Audi Q3 jinlong yufeng
Audi Q3 jinlong yufeng
Written By: AUDI AG

At Auto China 2012 in Beijing, Audi is presenting two themed vehicles based on the Q3 – the Q3 jinlong yufeng and the RS Q3 concept...

SUV super athlete the Lamborghini Urus
SUV super athlete the Lamborghini Urus
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

The long rumored successor to the legendary Lamborghini SUV the LM002, makes its debut at the 2012 Beijing Motor Show...

BRABUS BULLIT Coupe 800
BRABUS BULLIT Coupe 800
Written By: BRABUS

The Stealth-Look V12 Biturbo High-Performance Coupe 800 hp, 1,420 Nm, 0 – 300 km/h in 23.8 sec., 370 km/h plus ...

Asian premiere of the E-Bugster – an electrified Beetle!
Asian premiere of the E-Bugster – an electrified Beetle!
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Now Volkswagen is showing, in an Asian premiere at Auto China in Beijing, how this sportiness can also be transferred to a Beetle with pure electric ...

Mercedes Concept Style Coupe
Mercedes Concept Style Coupe
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

The four-door coupé is a rebel when it comes to style: nonconformist, provocative and masculine...

Ultimate G-Class Mercedes Benz the 2013 G63 AMG
Ultimate G-Class Mercedes Benz the 2013 G63 AMG
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

New technology for the AMG off-road icon: the new 2013 G63 AMG impresses with a state-of-the-art powertrain, expressive new design and improved efficiency...

R18 Ultra Chair prototype at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan
R18 Ultra Chair prototype at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi will display a pioneering project at the Palazzo Clerici: “R18 Ultra Chair – Public Beta.” Visitors can try out Audi ultra lightweight technology in an interactive installation...

AUDI acquires sports motorcycle manufacturer Ducati Motor
AUDI acquires sports motorcycle manufacturer Ducati Motor
Written By: AUDI AG

AUDI AG is acquiring from Investindustrial Group the tradition-steeped Italian sports motorcycle manufacturer Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A., which has its registered office in Bologna. ...

Audi RS Q3 concept
Audi RS Q3 concept
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is presenting a themed vehicle based on the Q3 – the RS Q3 concept. It interprets the character of the compact SUV in a very special way – systematically dynamic....

Porsche 918 Spyder evolution meets emotion
Porsche 918 Spyder evolution meets emotion
Written By: Porsche AG

The future is taking shape: with more than half of its development time completed, the Porsche 918 Spyder is firmly on course to become the super sports car of tomorrow...

Golf R Ultimate Fan Experience
Golf R Ultimate Fan Experience
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Winner receives a seven-day trip to Germany for the ultimate Volkswagen Golf R driving experience...

Continental Tire Tips To Save Money and Arrive Safely This Summer
Continental Tire Tips To Save Money and Arrive Safely This Summer
Written By: Continental USA

Under inflated tires cause U.S. drivers to waste 1.2 billion gallons of fuel annually, use Continental Tire's tips to help save 12 cents a gallon at the pump....

Forever young the next generation G-Class
Forever young the next generation G-Class
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

Mercedes-Benz has once again significantly restyled the G-Class, its iconic luxury off-road vehicle...

Cayenne GTS sitting like in an SUV, driving like in a sports car
Cayenne GTS sitting like in an SUV, driving like in a sports car
Written By: Porsche AG

In Beijing, at the Auto China Porsche celebrated the world premiere of the new Cayenne GTS. Its concept: concentration on sporty performance. ...

Ferdinand Alexander Porsche dies
Ferdinand Alexander Porsche dies
Written By: Porsche AG

Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, is mourning Professor Ferdinand Alexander Porsche. The Honorary President of the Supervisory Board died on 5 April 2012 in Salzburg, aged 76. ...

A5 DTM Audi's 4,000+ piece high-tech jigsaw puzzle
A5 DTM Audi's 4,000+ piece high-tech jigsaw puzzle
Written By: AUDI AG

Suspense is building - among the fans and at the team of Audi Sport. In just three weeks from now the 2012 DTM will start at the Hockenheimring, which marks the beginning of a new era for the popular racing series....

Jaguar confirms that it will bring the F-TYPE an all-new sports car to production
Jaguar confirms that it will bring the F-TYPE an all-new sports car to production
Written By: Jaguar USA

Utilizing Jaguar's industry-leading knowledge of all-aluminum construction, the F-TYPE will launch as a convertible, and a strict two-seater with the focus uncompromisingly on delivering driver reward...

Video - Acoustic innovation: e-sound by Audi
Video - Acoustic innovation: e-sound by Audi
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi’s future e-tron models will cover long distances powered by practically silent electric motors. ...

BMW X1: The U.S. Now Gets its First Sub-Compact Premium SAV
BMW X1: The U.S. Now Gets its First Sub-Compact Premium SAV
Written By: BMW Group USA

Having demonstrated that it is the perfect blend sports sedan-like driving dynamics and SUV utility in markets around the world, the BMW X1 is setting out to conquer the US...

New MINI Roadster Reveals Itself in Hollywood Peepshow
New MINI Roadster Reveals Itself in Hollywood Peepshow
Written By: MINI USA

Enhancing its reputation as a fun-loving, cheeky, and often mischievous brand, MINI is revealing its new Roadster model in a racy, alluring way at a prime Los Angeles location....

Vredestein Ultrac Vorti the ultimate high perfromance tire
Vredestein Ultrac Vorti the ultimate high perfromance tire
Written By: Apollo Vredestein

Thanks to the modern design from Italian company Giugiaro, the Ultrac Vorti has a very sporty and distinctive appearance...

Video - The new Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG
Video - The new Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

MY2013 Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG V12 Roadster is making its world debut at the 2012 New York Auto Show...

Lotus establishes bespoke partnership with Mansory
Lotus establishes bespoke partnership with Mansory
Written By: Lotus Cars Limited

Group Lotus has selected Mansory to be Lotus Cars’ official customization studio....

BMW i8 Concept Spyder with eDrive
BMW i8 Concept Spyder with eDrive
Written By: BMW Group

Under the banner of its sub-brand BMW i, the BMW Group is developing a range of purpose-built vehicle concepts and complementary mobility services which meet the changing needs ...

Restyled Mercedes GLK-Class reaffirms its leadership in the entry-level SUV segment
Restyled Mercedes GLK-Class reaffirms its leadership in the entry-level SUV segment
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

With a fresh new design, exclusive equipment, pioneering assistance systems and efficient and agile engines, the restyled 2013MY GLK-Class reaffirms its leadership in the entry-level SUV segment. ...

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American Gymkhana star Ken Block tests Pirelli’s latest studded competition tire
American Gymkhana star Ken Block tests Pirelli’s latest studded competition tire
Written By: Pirelli Tire

One of the world’s most famous drivers, known all over the globe for his extreme and spectacular style, a snowy stage in Igora Park...

Audi makes colorful visual statement with new A5 DTM
Audi makes colorful visual statement with new A5 DTM
Written By: AUDI AG

Five weeks before the eagerly awaited DTM season opener at the Hockenheimring on April 29 Audi is making a colorful visual statement...

Volkswagen E-Golf test fleet starts US testing
Volkswagen E-Golf test fleet starts US testing
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Nine-month pilot scheme evaluates prototype electric Golf models in three key markets as part of BEV research program...

Porsche at Techno Classica 2012
Porsche at Techno Classica 2012
Written By: Porsche AG

Porsche Classic will be exhibiting from 21- 25 March 2012 at the biggest Classic trade fair in the world in Essen...

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The Making of the Lamborghini Aventador J
The Making of the Lamborghini Aventador J
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

An extreme Aventador obviously needs an equally single-minded design, which goes without saying at the Centro Stile Lamborghini....

Ducati Monster Diesel two iconic brands, one brave passion!
Ducati Monster Diesel two iconic brands, one brave passion!
Written By: Ducati

Introducing an exciting new phase in the partnership, which started in 2011 with the sponsorship of the Ducati Team in MotoGP, Ducati and Diesel now launch the Monster Diesel with a dedicated Capsule Collection...

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The Audi ultra lightweight construction principle
The Audi ultra lightweight construction principle
Written By: AUDI AG

Ultra lightweight construction has long been a success formula and a hallmark of the Audi brand. By no means is it limited to a specific material...

SEAT Leon FR+ Supercopa a stunning new look
SEAT Leon FR+ Supercopa a stunning new look
Written By: SEAT S.A.

Fresh for the new 12 plate change SEAT is giving one of its most popular performance models, the hi-spec Leon FR+, the benefit of an even more sporty look courtesy of a dramatic special edition styling kit....

Video - 2013 Mercedes Benz SL Lightweight, athletic, luxurious
Video - 2013 Mercedes Benz SL Lightweight, athletic, luxurious
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

With the completely redeveloped SL, Mercedes-Benz continues a tradition that began 60 years ago. The letters “SL” have ever since been synonymous with a symbiosis of sportiness, style and comfort ...

Rare, unrestored 1972 Porsche 911S is unearthed in Southern Ireland
Rare, unrestored 1972 Porsche 911S is unearthed in Southern Ireland
Written By: Autofarm

Highly original 1972 model Porsche 911S to be sympathetically prepared by Autofarm...

A new era begins for Audi at Sebring
A new era begins for Audi at Sebring
Written By: AUDI AG

The 12-hour race at Sebring (U.S. state of Florida) on March 17 is shaped by major developments. For Audi, the new FIA World Endurance Championship ...

Mystery Car in the BMW Museum. An unusual puzzle in 3D
Mystery Car in the BMW Museum. An unusual puzzle in 3D
Written By: BMW Group

From 13 March to 30 April 2012, the BMW Museum will be showcasing a rather unusual exhibit – a 3D puzzle created by legendary puzzle writer CUS and presented on the BMW LMR V12...

Video - Goodyear self-inflating tire system helps reduce fuel consumption
Video - Goodyear self-inflating tire system helps reduce fuel consumption
Written By: Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co

The days of checking tire pressure could be a thing of the past thanks to an innovation from Goodyear, which will be publicly demonstrated for the first time at the 2012 Geneva International Motor Show...

Volkswagen Cross Coupé with TDI plug-in hybrid Technology
Volkswagen Cross Coupé with TDI plug-in hybrid Technology
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Research – regardless of the area of research – always aims to identify solutions that point the way to the future. In December 2011, it was the Cross Coupé – a concept vehicle from Volkswagen ...

Bentley is offering a vision of the future with a dramatic new EXP 9 F SUV concept
Bentley is offering a vision of the future with a dramatic new EXP 9 F SUV concept
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Bentley is offering a vision of the future with a dramatic new Sport Utility Vehicle concept, EXP 9 F, at the Geneva International Salon d’Auto...

Video - The new Audi A3 – Innovation with style
Video - The new Audi A3 – Innovation with style
Written By: AUDI AG

In 1996, Audi launched the premium compact segment with the A3 – now the third generation of the successful model is ready at the starting line...

Lamborghini Aventador J Radically open, extremely powerful
Lamborghini Aventador J Radically open, extremely powerful
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

At the 2012 Geneva Motor Show, Automobili Lamborghini is presenting the most uncompromising open super sports car of its entire history...

Video - Fast cats love the cold… Jaguar XKR-S Convertible Nordic Drive
Video - Fast cats love the cold… Jaguar XKR-S Convertible Nordic Drive
Written By: Jaguar UK

These are just a few of the XKR-S convertible's vital statistics. Powered by the most advanced version of Jaguar's supercharged 5.0-litre V8 engine...

Volvo presents the all-new V40 Scandinavian luxury look and feel
Volvo presents the all-new V40 Scandinavian luxury look and feel
Written By: Volvo of North America

Volvo Car Corporation will reveal the all-new Volvo V40 at a press conference at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show on March 6....

Jaguar XF Sportbrake unveiled ahead of the Geneva
Jaguar XF Sportbrake unveiled ahead of the Geneva
Written By: Jaguar UK

The new Jaguar XF Sportbrake has been unveiled ahead of its public debut at the Geneva Motor Show and promises to be the most versatile Jaguar ever created....

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Audi Visions OLED Technology
Audi Visions OLED Technology
Written By: AUDI AG

The ‘tunnel of light’ in the basement of the Audi Electronics Center in Ingolstadt is a rather dark place – until it comes to casting light on the situation...

Audi brings the quattro back to the race track
Audi brings the quattro back to the race track
Written By: AUDI AG

Motor sport is used yet again by AUDI AG to pioneer new technology: the brand with the four ring’s new Le Mans race car is the world’s first LMP1 car to combine a highly-efficient TDI with a hybrid system...

2012 MTM Q3 and MTM T500
2012 MTM Q3 and MTM T500
Written By: MTM Motoren-Technik-Mayer GmbH

Just prior to the spectacular premiere of the automobile industry’s current annual presentation season at the International Motor Show in Geneva...

F12berlinetta the fastest Ferrari ever built
F12berlinetta the fastest Ferrari ever built
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

The F12berlinetta ushers in a new generation of Ferrari 12-cylinders in the form of a car that delivers unprecedented performance from an exceptional new engine...

MINI John Cooper Works Countryman Extreme Driving Fun On Any Terrain
MINI John Cooper Works Countryman Extreme Driving Fun On Any Terrain
Written By: MINI USA

MINI The MINI family is constantly expanding, and new additions have also been made to the range of John Cooper Works models available to customers...

Ideal by definition - TECHART for the 911
Ideal by definition - TECHART for the 911
Written By: TECHART

An elegant appearance with a clear sporty design - simply unmistakable. Welcome to the premiere of the TECHART Program for the Porsche 911...

 BMW Concept M135i top athlete for the premium compact
BMW Concept M135i top athlete for the premium compact
Written By: BMW Group

BMW presents the concept study of a BMW M Performance automobile featuring a six-cylinder petrol engine – consistent further development of the new BMW 1 Series’ dynamic characteristics ...

MINI Clubvan Concept More Space For Style
MINI Clubvan Concept More Space For Style
Written By: MINI USA

Stand-out-from-the-crowd style can also be amazingly practical – and practicality can be surprisingly attractive. ...

VW BBQ – Moorpark, California - 2-19-2012
VW BBQ – Moorpark, California - 2-19-2012
Written By: Jason

Awesome weather gave way to a laid back BBQ and get together of water-cooled and air-cooled VW’s...

Maserati GranTurismo Sport that will premiere at the next Geneva Auto Show
Maserati GranTurismo Sport that will premiere at the next Geneva Auto Show
Written By: Maserati

The new Maserati GranTurismo Sport that will premiere at the next Geneva Auto Show is characterized by increased performance and by an elegant overall restyling stressing its sporty nature...

Geneva Motor Show will see the official debut of the new version of the Ferrari California
Geneva Motor Show will see the official debut of the new version of the Ferrari California
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

The Geneva Motor Show will see the official debut of the new version of the Ferrari California, production of which has already commenced, with a reduction of weight of 30 kg and an increase in power output of 30 PS...

Name for new Porsche SUV is Macan
Name for new Porsche SUV is Macan
Written By: Porsche AG

The name Macan is derived from the Indonesian word for tiger and combines suppleness, power, fascination and dynamics – core characteristics of the new off-road car...

2013 Audi RS4 Avant a modern classic makes a comeback
2013 Audi RS4 Avant a modern classic makes a comeback
Written By: AUDI AG

The third-generation RS 4 Avant combines potent performance with a high level of everyday practicality...

All-New 3rd Generation BMW M6 Coupe and Convertible
All-New 3rd Generation BMW M6 Coupe and Convertible
Written By: BMW Group USA

The iconic M6 returns from a two year hiatus more powerful, more athletic, more focused, more luxurious and more efficient than ever before. Since the “M6” badge was first placed on a BMW back in 1987...

Even more dynamic the Audi TT RS plus
Even more dynamic the Audi TT RS plus
Written By: AUDI AG

Even more powerful, even faster, even more dynamic: Early 2012 will see the launch of the Audi TT RS plus. This compact sports car, in both Coupé and Roadster versions, stands out for its awe-inspiring performance...

2013 Aston Martin V12 Zagato road car scheduled for production
2013 Aston Martin V12 Zagato road car scheduled for production
Written By: Aston Martin

With the final design signed-off and engineering development work progressing apace, Aston Martin today reveals the first images of the new V12 Zagato (road car) scheduled for production later this year....

Franco Moro demonstrates Skijoring with Bentley Continental GT
Franco Moro demonstrates Skijoring with Bentley Continental GT
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Bentley’s Continental range carved a trail along Switzerland’s Alpine passes recently with a taste of four-wheel driving in the extreme conditions around Gstaad. Deep in the stunning Saanenland region...

2013 Volkswagen Beetle gets a fuel-efficient turbo diesel engine
2013 Volkswagen Beetle gets a fuel-efficient turbo diesel engine
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

VW will unveil the third model in the Beetle lineup: the fuel-efficient TDI Clean Diesel model, which has manufacturer fuel economy estimates of 39 mpg on the highway and 29 mpg in the city...

911 Identity exhibit now on display at the Porsche Museum
911 Identity exhibit now on display at the Porsche Museum
Written By: Porsche AG

For more than four decades, the Porsche 911 has been deemed an automotive icon and the very epitome of the sports car...

Volkswagen introduces the Modular Transverse Matrix (MQB)
Volkswagen introduces the Modular Transverse Matrix (MQB)
Written By: Volkswagen AG

This year, Volkswagen Group will be introducing the Modular Transverse Matrix – the German acronym is MQB – for the Volkswagen, Audi, ŠKODA and SEAT brands...

Pricing announced for the Limited-Edition 2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder
Pricing announced for the Limited-Edition 2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder
Written By: Audi of America

The recently introduced Audi R8 GT Spyder is a hand-built, limited production vehicle with just 333 units produced world-wide and 50 units coming to the U.S. Similar to the R8 GT Coupe unveiled last year...

Video - New BFGoodrich g-Force Sport COMP-2 next level control, next level fun
Video - New BFGoodrich g-Force Sport COMP-2 next level control, next level fun
Written By: BFGoodrich Tires

Designed to offer drivers the next level in control and the next level in fun, BFGoodrich® Tires introduces the g-Force™ Sport COMP-2™, the newest tire in BFGoodrich Tires’ ultra-high performance tire line up...

2013 BMW X6 Sports Activity Coupe Still unique – now even more exceptional
2013 BMW X6 Sports Activity Coupe Still unique – now even more exceptional
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW today revealed the first images and information about the newly updated 2013 BMW X6 Sports Activity Coupe which arrives in US BMW Centers this spring. ...

Volkswagen introduces “Golf R Drivers Forever” app
Volkswagen introduces “Golf R Drivers Forever” app
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

With the arrival of its performance icon to U.S. dealerships this month, Volkswagen announced today that it is bringing the all-new 2012 Golf R to a mass audience via an iPad® app...

100,000th latest generation Cayenne rolls off production line
100,000th latest generation Cayenne rolls off production line
Written By: Porsche AG

The 100,000th second generation Cayenne was assembled in Leipzig today. At the same time, this production anniversary is the curtain raiser for an eventful anniversary year at Porsche’s Saxony site...

Face of the BMW 3 Series through changing times: dynamic, innovative and always unmistakably BMW
Face of the BMW 3 Series through changing times: dynamic, innovative and always unmistakably BMW
Written By: BMW Group USA

Each new BMW 3 Series is a harmonious combination of BMW tradition and modernity, of classic and innovative elements that constantly interpret the desired family resemblance in a most exciting way...

Video - Iconic Audi allroad returns to the U.S. for the 2013 Model Year
Video - Iconic Audi allroad returns to the U.S. for the 2013 Model Year
Written By: Audi of America

Making its re-entry into the U.S. market for the first time since 2005, the Audi allroad made its debut at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. ...

Scuderia Ferrari drivers, Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa hit the slopes in a pair of FFs
Scuderia Ferrari drivers, Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa hit the slopes in a pair of FFs
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

The snow-capped mountains of Madonna di Campiglio are more used to hosting alpine skiing champions on their slopes for World Cup downhill races, but today they provided the backdrop to a most unusual parallel slalom race. The two Scuderia Ferrari drivers, Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa went head t...

New 2013 Porsche Boxster mid-engine roadster
New 2013 Porsche Boxster mid-engine roadster
Written By: Porsche AG

Never before in the history of the Porsche Boxster was a change of generation so comprehensive. The open-top two-seater car is being marketed with a completely new lightweight body and a completely revamped chassis. ...

The new Audi A6 allroad – the Avant for any kind of road
The new Audi A6 allroad – the Avant for any kind of road
Written By: AUDI AG

The first two generations of the allroad quattro from the years 2000 and 2006 were winners, and Audi hopes to build on this success with the third generation...

Audi at the CES 2012 in Las Vegas
Audi at the CES 2012 in Las Vegas
Written By: Audi of America

Audi is extending its leadership in the area of automotive electronics with a spectacular range of innovations. The company is now presenting its current and future solutions at the Consumer Electronics Show ...

Volkswagen unveils the 2013 Jetta Hybrid
Volkswagen unveils the 2013 Jetta Hybrid
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

The new Jetta Hybrid offers the best of all worlds, marrying performance and engaging handling with miserly combined fuel economy...

Video - Winter sports and functionality – the Audi Q3 Vail
Video - Winter sports and functionality – the Audi Q3 Vail
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is unveiling a themed vehicle of a special kind at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit – the Audi Q3 Vail with an output of 231 kW (314 hp)....

Video - World premiere of the Volkswagen E-Bugster at Detriot – an electrified Beetle!
Video - World premiere of the Volkswagen E-Bugster at Detriot – an electrified Beetle!
Written By: Volkswagen AG

For many people, it is the most congenial car of a new era: The Beetle! The successor to an automotive icon. Its world premiere took place in April 2011 in New York, and it was launched on the market in October...

Porsche 911 GT story
Porsche 911 GT story
Written By: Porsche AG

Since 1964, Porsche has perfectly mastered the art of serving a broad range of customers ranging from those who simply love driving to ambitious sports pilots with the 911 model series. ...

Video - Volvo XC60 Plug-in Hybrid Concept a unique blend of gasoline and electric power
Video - Volvo XC60 Plug-in Hybrid Concept a unique blend of gasoline and electric power
Written By: Volvo of North America

At the 2012 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Volvo Car Corporation will unveil an innovative gasoline plug-in hybrid....

A sense of style – TECHART Individualization for the new Porsche 911
A sense of style – TECHART Individualization for the new Porsche 911
Written By: TECHART

TECHART offers first individualization options for the new Porsche 911 Carrera and Carrera S. In addition to the wide-ranging program for the interior refinement like the TECHART full leather interior ...

Audi A1 quattro the new head of the compact class
Audi A1 quattro the new head of the compact class
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is crowning its successful A1 model series with an exclusive top-of-the-line model. The dynamic A1 quattro, limited to just 333 units, moves to the head of the compact class...

Video - Lightweight, athletic, luxurious the all-new 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL
Video - Lightweight, athletic, luxurious the all-new 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

The all-new 2013 SL continues a tradition that began 60 years ago. For six decades the letters "SL" have been synonymous with a blend of sport, style and comfort - infused with groundbreaking innovation...

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2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe Black Series at Laguna Seca
2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe Black Series at Laguna Seca
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

2012 Diamond White and Fire Opal Mercedes Benz C63 AMG Coupe Black Series at Laguna Seca ...

Video - New Bentley Continental GT and GTC V8 models to debut a 2012 Detriot Auto Show
Video - New Bentley Continental GT and GTC V8 models to debut a 2012 Detriot Auto Show
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

The new 4.0 liter, twin turbocharged V8 Continental GT coupé and GTC convertible achieve exceptional standards for power-to-emissions in the high luxury sports car sector. ...

Video - All-New 2013 BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe
Video - All-New 2013 BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe
Written By: BMW Group USA

Introducing the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe – a new 4-door, 4+1 seat addition to the 6 Series line that successfully combines the stunning proportions, design and driving dynamics of the 6 Series Coupe with interior room and amenities for up to five passengers. Harmonious proportions, precise lines and...

Successful test of the Audi R8 GRAND-AM
Successful test of the Audi R8 GRAND-AM
Written By: AUDI AG

The Audi R8 GRAND-AM successfully passed its baptism by fire. The new model was fine-tuned at the Daytona race track (U.S. state of Florida) during its final test on Tuesday and Wednesday....

Ferrari Tailor-Made is the exclusive new personalization program from Maranello
Ferrari Tailor-Made is the exclusive new personalization program from Maranello
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

Ferrari Tailor-Made is the exclusive new personalization program from Maranello developed specifically for clients wishing to create a truly bespoke car that will be a clear expression of their own unique personalities and tastes...

Ferrari 599XX to debut at the Bologna Motor Show
Ferrari 599XX to debut at the Bologna Motor Show
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

The 36th edition of the Bologna Motor Show provided the venue for the unveiling of an evolution of the extreme, non-homologated sports berlinetta, the 599XX. ...

Porsche to Build West Coast Experience Center
Porsche to Build West Coast Experience Center
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

New Southern California facility will be a center of excellence for vehicle and human performance education, from track experiences and driver training to car culture events...

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Volkswagen Cross Coupe Concept
Volkswagen Cross Coupe Concept
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Precisely molded coupé silhouette. Defining features of the Cross Coupé’s look are the very long bonnet, a completely new front section design, the passenger compartment, which is set way back, and in comparison to conventional SUVs the very low window line....

Tokyo Motor Show 2011  World premiere of the Cross Coupé
Tokyo Motor Show 2011 World premiere of the Cross Coupé
Written By: Volkswagen AG

At the Tokyo Motor Show (3rd to 11th December) Volkswagen is showcasing its concept of an SUV of the future: the Cross Coupé. Visually the all-wheel-drive plug-in hybrid vehicle shows ...

Audi A1 SAMURAI BLUE unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show
Audi A1 SAMURAI BLUE unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi has unveiled a unique A1 at the Tokyo Motor Show: Glistening in the colors of the Japanese national soccer team, the Audi A1 SAMURAI BLUE shows Audi’s respect for the Japanese national soccer team...

Passat Alltrack unites passenger car and SUV worlds
Passat Alltrack unites passenger car and SUV worlds
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Over the past four decades, well over 15 million Passat cars have been built. Along with its favorable all-round qualities, the success of the bestseller ...

2012 Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG
2012 Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

Making its worldwide debut at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, the 2012 Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG unites efficiency and performance, exclusivity and an outstanding driving experience...

Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Spyder purest form of maximum open-air driving fun
Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Spyder purest form of maximum open-air driving fun
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Automobili Lamborghini is expanding the most successful model line ever built under the sign of the bull with a very special car – the new Gallardo LP 550-2 Spyder combines the open spyder body style with purist rear Wheel Drive...

Video - 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet with innovative roof concept
Video - 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet with innovative roof concept
Written By: Porsche AG

Porsche doubling the driving fun to be had from the new 911 Carrera by putting a Cabriolet alongside the Coupé. ...

Aston Martin Racing began testing its new V12 Vantage GT3
Aston Martin Racing began testing its new V12 Vantage GT3
Written By: Aston Martin

Aston Martin Racing began testing its new V12 Vantage GT3 at Brands Hatch in Kent this week, covering almost 1000 kilometers in just two days. ...

Video - Audi A1 Sportback compact Audi with five doors
Video - Audi A1 Sportback compact Audi with five doors
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is extending the A1 family – the A1 Sportback is coming in early 2012. The five-door model is emotional and individual, communicative and youthful, sporty and efficient. ...

Video - 2012 Jaguar XKR-S Convertible
Video - 2012 Jaguar XKR-S Convertible
Written By: Jaguar UK

The pinnacle of the Jaguar sporting range – the XKR-S – is now joined by a convertible which offers the same enticing blend of abilities, while offering driver and passenger a heightened connection with their surroundings....

Audi R8 LMS ultra to be launched in 2012
Audi R8 LMS ultra to be launched in 2012
Written By: AUDI AG

In 2012, the Audi R8 LMS ultra will succeed the successful R8 LMS GT3 sports car with which R8 LMS customers have won 115 races and 12 national and international titles in the space of just three years....

Video - 2012 Porsche Panamera GTS
Video - 2012 Porsche Panamera GTS
Written By: Porsche AG

Stuttgart’s sportiest Gran Turismo is leaving the pits: the Panamera GTS. The clue is in the name. At Porsche, GTS stands for Gran Turismo Sport...

2012 Jaguar XJ Sport and Speed Packs
2012 Jaguar XJ Sport and Speed Packs
Written By: Jaguar USA

The XJ is much more than a sedan. Its power and potential mean it can out-perform many so-called sports cars. The new Sport and Speed Packs allow customers to enhance that sporting dynamism even further and create an XJ ...

Around the world in a year with Audi Tradition
Around the world in a year with Audi Tradition
Written By: AUDI AG

“Discover Worlds with Audi Tradition”: This is the title of the Audi Tradition calendar for 2012, with 13 different classic vehicles from the company’s history of more than 100 years ...

Jaguar XF 2.2 Diesel to drive 2800 miles through Eleven States
Jaguar XF 2.2 Diesel to drive 2800 miles through Eleven States
Written By: Jaguar USA

At 8:15 EST on November 7, 2011 a British-registered, right-hand drive Jaguar XF 2.2-liter diesel departed New York City with the aim of arriving in Los Angeles, California ...

Audi A4 and Audi 80 – Audi celebrates its ten millionth midsize car
Audi A4 and Audi 80 – Audi celebrates its ten millionth midsize car
Written By: AUDI AG

The models in Audi’s midsize class – the Audi A4 and its predecessor, the Audi 80 – constitute the heart of the brand. The company recently celebrated a true milestone in production. ...

Slaby-Beringer electric car innovative and revolutionary in its day
Slaby-Beringer electric car innovative and revolutionary in its day
Written By: AUDI AG

The Slaby-Beringer electric car, which appeared in 1919, was both innovative and revolutionary. This also applies to the new Audi urban concept, which interprets “electric mobility” ...

Performance Software from Polestar Available on Select Volvo Models
Performance Software from Polestar Available on Select Volvo Models
Written By: Volvo of North America

Upgrade for C30, C70 and S40 from model year 2008 and later...

SEMA 2011 - The 24 hour roadtrip to the aftermarket mecca
SEMA 2011 - The 24 hour roadtrip to the aftermarket mecca
Written By: Jason

Quick yet entertaining, our road trip to SEMA 2011 started in LA at around 6:30PM on Thursday night and ended about 7:00 on Friday night. After finishing up a busy week at the office, we packed up our road warrior 2011 VW Touareg and VR6 headed into desert. ...

The new Cooper Roadster, MINI-style: unique and unmistakable.
The new Cooper Roadster, MINI-style: unique and unmistakable.
Written By: MINI USA

The driving fun sewn into the fabric of every MINI can now be enjoyed with the roof up or down in the first convertible model from the brand designed strictly for two people. ...

US premiere of the new 911 Carrera and a world premiere
US premiere of the new 911 Carrera and a world premiere
Written By: Porsche AG

Porsche AG, Stuttgart, is dispatching two new stars to the Los Angeles Auto Show 2011: the Porsche press conference in the Convention Center on 16 November ...

New 2013 Volkswagen CC crosses over to luxury class
New 2013 Volkswagen CC crosses over to luxury class
Written By: Volkswagen AG

When the Volkswagen CC made its debut four years ago, it was the first four-door coupé in the 30,000 to 40,000 euro class. From this niche, a new segment quickly developed ...

BMW Head-Up Display precision technology as featured in a fighter jet
BMW Head-Up Display precision technology as featured in a fighter jet
Written By: BMW Group

This system was initially developed for aviation and is now making a decisive contribution towards driving safety....

Video - The new 2012 Audi A4 and  Audi S4
Video - The new 2012 Audi A4 and Audi S4
Written By: AUDI AG

A bestseller has become even more attractive: Audi has updated the A4 series. New solutions for efficiency, driving dynamics and infotainment...

Aston Martin Cygnet- The tailor fit luxury city car
Aston Martin Cygnet- The tailor fit luxury city car
Written By: Aston Martin

Aston Martin is pleased to announce the launch of its luxurious city car; Cygnet, in Hong Kong and Japan....

Video - 2012 Golf R: Volswagen's new performance icon
Video - 2012 Golf R: Volswagen's new performance icon
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

With 256 horsepower, the Golf R is the most powerful VW sports performance vehicle ever sold in the U.S. And it’s now available with two and four doors...

Grand finale for the Audi A4 DTM
Grand finale for the Audi A4 DTM
Written By: AUDI AG

43 pole positions, 31 fastest race laps, 34 victories and five champion’s titles - this is the impressive track record of the Audi A4 DTM since its debut in April 2004 at Hockenheim...

Audi Q3 Trans China Tour 2011 starts in Beijing
Audi Q3 Trans China Tour 2011 starts in Beijing
Written By: AUDI AG

The Audi Q3 Trans China Tour 2011 starts tomorrow in Beijing. At the wheel of the new Audi Q3, the roughly 160 participants will get an intense experience of the country that has become the most important sales market for the Ingolstadt-based carmaker...

MTM RS3 Sportback 2.5 TFSI
MTM RS3 Sportback 2.5 TFSI
Written By: MTM Motoren-Technik-Mayer GmbH

When asked about the engine power, a simple "enough" was at one time the answer of the distinguished representatives of a luxury English marquee...

TECHART power kits - new power for the Porsche Cayenne Turbo and the Porsche Panamera Turbo
TECHART power kits - new power for the Porsche Cayenne Turbo and the Porsche Panamera Turbo
Written By: TECHART

At the IAA 2011, TECHART presented two new power kits for the Porsche Cayenne Turbo and the Porsche Panamera Turbo...

The BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Full Hybrid Power comes to the 5 Series Sedan
The BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Full Hybrid Power comes to the 5 Series Sedan
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW today announced the introduction of its newest hybrid, the BMW ActiveHybrid 5. Based on the BMW 535i Sedan, the ActiveHybrid 5 brings together BMW’s 3.0-liter TwinPower Turbo inline six-cylinder engine...

2012 BMW M5 Engine, Transmission, and Drivetrain Technology
2012 BMW M5 Engine, Transmission, and Drivetrain Technology
Written By: BMW Group

BMW M high-performance engine: high-revving 4.4-litre V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo package – consisting of Twin Scroll Twin Turbo technology, cross-bank exhaust manifold, High Precision Direct Petrol Injection and VALVETRONIC fully variable valve contro...

U.S. debut of the Audi R18 TDI
U.S. debut of the Audi R18 TDI
Written By: AUDI AG

In June Audi celebrated its tenth victory with the R18 TDI diesel race sports car and ultra-lightweight technology in a dramatic race at the famous Le Mans 24 Hours. Likewise, on October 1st...

2.8 sec from 0 to 100 km/h – TECHART power kit for the Porsche 911 Turbo
2.8 sec from 0 to 100 km/h – TECHART power kit for the Porsche 911 Turbo
Written By: TECHART

With its power of 700 hp and 900 Nm torque the TECHART GTStreet RS based on the Porsche 911 GT2 RS made the visitors of the Frankfurt Motor Show excited. Now TECHART presents another exciting power kit with more then 700 hp...

The design study Beetle R Concept
The design study Beetle R Concept
Written By: Volkswagen AG

At Volkswagen, the letter "R" as an added identifier promises top-notch performance. Currently, this claim is being validated with turbo pressure by the Golf R 270 hp...

BMW Performance Power Kits Provide More Exhilarating Performance and Excitement
BMW Performance Power Kits Provide More Exhilarating Performance and Excitement
Written By: BMW Group USA

Now, more invigorating horsepower and torque, is available with two new power kits bring crisp stimulating performance to the Ultimate Driving Machine...

The all new next generation Lotus Exige S
The all new next generation Lotus Exige S
Written By: Lotus Cars Limited

Raw performance, agility, unparalleled ride and handling and mind blowing drive experience, these attributes are what people have come to expect from Lotus...

Video - The new 2012 Bentley Continental GTC detail
Video - The new 2012 Bentley Continental GTC detail
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Inevitably inspiration has come from the second-generation Continental GT Coupe, unveiled to universal acclaim almost a year ago. Many of the GT’s signature styling cues have been woven into the new Continental GTC...

New Audi 4.0 TFSI overview
New Audi 4.0 TFSI overview
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is expanding its engine lineup with a new, high-performance gasoline engine. The 4.0 TFSI, which is used in slightly different configurations in the S6, S6 Avant, S7 Sportback and S8...

Stephan Winkelmann announces Lamborghini Sesto Elemento will go into production
Stephan Winkelmann announces Lamborghini Sesto Elemento will go into production
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

On the occasion of the worldwide preview of the Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show, President and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini...

Video - The Audi urban concept
Video - The Audi urban concept
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is breaking new ground: The Audi urban concept technology study is a 1+1 vehicle for urban and metropolitan areas. The electric powered show car has four wheels, but does not fit into any current automobile category...

Video - 2012 Audi RS5 Coupe
Video - 2012 Audi RS5 Coupe
Written By: AUDI AG

The RS 5 Coupé is the star athlete of the A5 family. It offers the power and handling of a powerful sports car packaged in the body of an alluringly elegant coupe. The design has now gained several new...

Audi presents the new A5 DTM
Audi presents the new A5 DTM
Written By: AUDI AG

On the eve of the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt Audi presented its new DTM vehicle: After the V8 quattro (1990 to 1992) and the A4 (2004 to 2011) ...

Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale – The most extreme Gallardo ever
Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale – The most extreme Gallardo ever
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Stephan Winkelmann, President and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A., is presenting at the Volkswagen Group Night in Frankfurt the most extreme Gallardo ever: the Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale...

Video - Jaguar C-X16 production concept
Video - Jaguar C-X16 production concept
Written By: Jaguar USA

Looking firmly to the future, the C-X16 marks a new chapter for Jaguar. The two-seater concept has inspired new advances in design, in engineering and in vehicle technology to create the most compact and responsive Jaguar in a generation. ...

Porsche 911 GT3 R for customer sport now with even better drivability
Porsche 911 GT3 R for customer sport now with even better drivability
Written By: Porsche AG

Amongst racing customers all over the world, the Porsche 911 GT3 R is extremely popular for its forgiving handling and basic speed. And it is exactly in this direction that the improvements for the 2012 model year have been targeted...

Volkswagen NILS - single-seat electric concept vehicle
Volkswagen NILS - single-seat electric concept vehicle
Written By: Volkswagen AG

NILS, a single-seat electric concept vehicle that offers a glimpse of a new form of minimalist mobility, has been unveiled ahead of its public debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show later this month...

Premium class space concept the Audi A2 concept
Premium class space concept the Audi A2 concept
Written By: AUDI AG

With the electric-only powertrain of the A2 concept, Audi is offering another peek into the future of electric mobility at the 64th International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt. The technical study features a classic, premium-standard space concept that offers plenty of room for four people...

World Premiere of Audi S Models at the IAA 2011
World Premiere of Audi S Models at the IAA 2011
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi will present its new S models for the first time at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show (IAA). These models are characterized by power combined with appropriately low fuel consumption. ...

Land Rover Defender will make its debut at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show
Land Rover Defender will make its debut at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show
Written By: Land Rover

The Land Rover DC100, a modern interpretation of the iconic Land Rover Defender will make its debut at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show....

Porsche at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show with four world premieres
Porsche at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show with four world premieres
Written By: Porsche AG

With the new 911 Carrera, the next completely redeveloped generation of the sports car classic by Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, celebrates its world premiere at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show...

BMW EfficientDynamics looking for the next gram
BMW EfficientDynamics looking for the next gram
Written By: BMW Group USA

Even the most efficient internal combustion engine can only convert about one-third of the energy derived from fossil fuels into the mechanical kinetic energy needed to power a motor vehicle. ...

Video - 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera
Video - 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera
Written By: Porsche AG

Seen from the front, the eye is drawn to the 911's trademark wide-arched wings. They emphasize the wider front track, so that the new 911 Carrera models sit even more solidly on the road. ...

Aston Martin V12 Zagato will be appearing at Frankfurt Motor Show
Aston Martin V12 Zagato will be appearing at Frankfurt Motor Show
Written By: Aston Martin

The new Aston Martin V12 Zagato will be appearing in September at the 64th IAA International Motor Show at Frankfurt. Along with the largest display of contemporary Aston Martins ever seen at a Motor Show...

TECHART Aerodynamic Kit I for the Porsche Cayenne
TECHART Aerodynamic Kit I for the Porsche Cayenne
Written By: TECHART

TECHART presents the all-new Aerodynamic Kit I for the Porsche Cayenne. For an individual touch, that lends the sporty SUV an elegant new look – with TECHART's typical and unmistakable design...

Video - 2012 the new Bentley Continental GTC convertible
Video - 2012 the new Bentley Continental GTC convertible
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

The second generation of Bentley’s iconic Continental GTC convertible will debut at next month’s International Automobile Exhibition (IAA) in Frankfurt....

The new 2012 Ferrari 458 Spider
The new 2012 Ferrari 458 Spider
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

The world's first mid-rear engined berlinetta equipped with a retractable hard top debuts at the Frankfurt Motor Show...

The new 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera tradition meets modernity
The new 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera tradition meets modernity
Written By: Porsche AG

At 48, the Porsche 911 Carrera is younger than ever: The completely redesigned generation of the sports car icon is stepping into the limelight with its flat, stretched silhouette, exciting contours and precisely designed details...

Video - 2012 Mercedes Benz SLK55 AMG
Video - 2012 Mercedes Benz SLK55 AMG
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

Forming part of the third-generation of the SLK launched in June, the new AMG model catches the eye at first glance: distinctive AMG light-alloy wheels, exclusive AMG body styling with AMG spoiler lip and two chrome-plated twin tailpipes at the rear complement the classic roadster proportions...

GEMBALLA racing to enter two McLaren MP4-12C GT3s in the 2012 motorsport season.
GEMBALLA racing to enter two McLaren MP4-12C GT3s in the 2012 motorsport season.
Written By: GEMBALLA GmbH & Co. KG

Setting yet another milestone in the year of its 30th Anniversary, GEMBALLA is proud to announce the debut of GEMBALLA racing. The new team will enter two McLaren MP4-12C GT3 cars in the 2012 motorsport season...

The new up! a small Volkswagen with great potential
The new up! a small Volkswagen with great potential
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen has redrawn the map of the small car world. The goal: to develop a small car with charisma, a small car with maximum space on a minimal footprint, a small car with the most fuel-efficient engines or an electric drive...

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG
2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

The 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG is the most powerful SLK of all time. Its new AMG 5.5-liter V8 engine featuring cylinder shutoff combines the ultimate in performance with the lowest possible fuel consumption...

Glimpse of the Jaguar C-X16 production concept
Glimpse of the Jaguar C-X16 production concept
Written By: Jaguar UK

The Jaguar C-X16 production concept will make its global debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show on September 13....

Porsche 911 the Reluctant Race Car
Porsche 911 the Reluctant Race Car
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

By the late 1950s it was obvious to Porsche that the Type 356, the company’s sole product line since its inception in 1948, needed to be updated, but replacing it, while necessary, was perilous...

Porsche at the 2011 Monterey Classic Car Weekend
Porsche at the 2011 Monterey Classic Car Weekend
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Porsche celebrates the motorsport heritage of its iconic 911 sports car alongside the 918 RSR Concept during the 2011 Monterey Classic Car weekend this year. In keeping with tradition, the Porsche Zentrum is the central hub for the Porsche experience during the week....

The ContiTireRace 2 hits iPhones, iPads and Continental Tire website this summer
The ContiTireRace 2 hits iPhones, iPads and Continental Tire website this summer
Written By: Continental USA

A sequel to the popular ContiTireRace online game, the ContiTireRace 2 will be available this summer on www.continentaltire.com, on Continental's Facebook page...

Video - The Audi urban concept – a completely new kind of concept car
Video - The Audi urban concept – a completely new kind of concept car
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is once again opening up new horizons: the Audi urban concept is a 1+1-seat, ultra-light car for congested urban spaces. The technical study, which will be shown at the Frankfurt Auto Show (IAA) 2011...

Lotus Launches Final Editions of the Iconic Elise and Exige for North America
Lotus Launches Final Editions of the Iconic Elise and Exige for North America
Written By: Lotus Cars Limited

Lotus celebrates end of production for renowned North American bound Elise and Exige models with the Elise SC, Exige Matte Black and Exige S260 Final Editions...

Porsche 911 GT3 Cup most successful race car now suitable for wider range of motorsport
Porsche 911 GT3 Cup most successful race car now suitable for wider range of motorsport
Written By: Porsche AG

It is the most successful race car on earth: The Porsche 911 GT3 Cup. With over 2,200 units sold, it is the undisputed number one amongst customer racing teams all over the world...

Video - BMW Group Presents Mobility of the Future with the i3 and i8
Video - BMW Group Presents Mobility of the Future with the i3 and i8
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW i is about the development of visionary vehicles and mobility services, inspiring design and a new understanding of premium that is strongly defined by sustainability. With BMW i the BMW Group is adopting an all-embracing approach...

The New 2012 Mercedes C63 AMG Coupe Black Series
The New 2012 Mercedes C63 AMG Coupe Black Series
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

Spectacular design, technology transferred from the world of motorsport and the very best in driving dynamics; the new 2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe Black Series represents the new AMG brand claim...

Fun With Eight, Economy With Four: New V8 Engine - Made by AMG
Fun With Eight, Economy With Four: New V8 Engine - Made by AMG
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

Mercedes-AMG has developed a new 5.5-liter V8 engine which combines powerful eight-cylinder performance with the economical fuel consumption of a four-cylinder. This unrivalled efficiency is achieved thanks to the AMG Cylinder Management cylinder shut-off system ...

Video - Jay Leno tests the new 2012 Volkswagen Beetle
Video - Jay Leno tests the new 2012 Volkswagen Beetle
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Jay Leno, US TV star and one of the world’s greatest car collectors, became one of the first people outside Volkswagen to drive the new Beetle during a visit to Volkswagen’s headquarters at Wolfsburg. ...

2012 Audi S5 Sportback, Coupe, and Cabriolet
2012 Audi S5 Sportback, Coupe, and Cabriolet
Written By: AUDI AG

The top models in the series – the S5 as Sportback, Coupé and Cabriolet – have also been refreshed. All S5 models, including the Coupé, are now equipped with the 3.0 TFSI producing 245 kW (333 hp). ...

Audi banks on A5 for 2012 DTM
Audi banks on A5 for 2012 DTM
Written By: AUDI AG

Model change in the DTM: From 2012 on, Audi will bank on the A5 in the most popular international touring car racing series. The coupe, which is internally named "R17," will replace the four-door A4 DTM ...

Beauty, power and efficiency – The new 2012 Audi A5 Sportback, Coupe, and Cabriolet
Beauty, power and efficiency – The new 2012 Audi A5 Sportback, Coupe, and Cabriolet
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is refreshing the A5 model series. Advanced technologies are being added to the Sportback, Coupé, Cabriolet and S5 models in the areas of the engine, quattro drive and infotainment for even more efficiency, sportiness and intelligence...

To the point: The 2012 Volkswagen Beetle
To the point: The 2012 Volkswagen Beetle
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen is launching a new Beetle into the market. And this is anything but a commonplace event in the automotive world. That is because the original model of this car series – the Beetle – is one of the three most successful cars ever...

Video - Audi announces pricing for 2012 MY TT RS
Video - Audi announces pricing for 2012 MY TT RS
Written By: Audi of America

Audi of America today announced pricing for the much anticipated Audi TT RS. The 2012 TT RS is the pinnacle of the TT model line, and signifies the return of the RS nameplate to the U.S. ...

Video - Aston Martin Confirms Production of V12 Zagato
Video - Aston Martin Confirms Production of V12 Zagato
Written By: Aston Martin

Aston Martin confirms production of a strictly limited number of the new V12 Zagato following its successful unveilings. After winning the award for Design in the Concepts and Prototypes class at the prestigious Villa D’ Este Concours ...

Prodrive roll cage gives high levels of crash protection in new MINI Rally Car
Prodrive roll cage gives high levels of crash protection in new MINI Rally Car
Written By: Prodrive

A new approach to side-impact mitigation keeps driver and co-driver safer and gives more space despite move to smaller rally cars...

Audi R18 TDI in third place at Intercontinental Le Mans Cup Imola 2011
Audi R18 TDI in third place at Intercontinental Le Mans Cup Imola 2011
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi Sport Team Joest finished the round of the Intercontinental Le Mans Cup (ILMC) at Imola, Italy, in third and fourth place. Only three weeks after Audi’s victory at Le Mans Marcel Fässler and Timo Bernhard took third place in the #1 Audi R18 TDI ...

Continental Tire takes on the TDI-Panamericana Endurance Challenge
Continental Tire takes on the TDI-Panamericana Endurance Challenge
Written By: Continental USA

The much anticipated TDI-Panamericana tour will begin this Friday, Rainer Zietlow and his team are ready to embark on the ultimate journey - a two-week voyage from Ushuaia, Argentina, to Deadhorse, Alaska...

Rainer Zietlow Embarks on TDI-Panamericana Endurance Challenge in Touareg TDI Clean Diesel SUV
Rainer Zietlow Embarks on TDI-Panamericana Endurance Challenge in Touareg TDI Clean Diesel SUV
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Endurance Challenge Team Tackles World’s Longest Road in Celebration of the Pan-American Highway’s 75th Anniversary, Demonstrates Power and Durability of Clean Diesel Technology...

BMW M3 CRT Intelligent Lightweight Design Paves the Way for Even Higher Performance
BMW M3 CRT Intelligent Lightweight Design Paves the Way for Even Higher Performance
Written By: BMW Group USA

Carbon Racing Technology: BMW M GmbH factory produces a limited-edition high-performance sports car based on the BMW M3 Sedan – Innovative use of carbon-fiber reinforced plastic minimizes weight – Weight-to-power ratio: 3.5 kilograms per horsepower....

Mulliner Styling specification adds further drama to the new Continental GT
Mulliner Styling specification adds further drama to the new Continental GT
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Widely acclaimed for its crisp, sculpted design, the new Bentley Continental GT is poised to create a further stir with the new Mulliner Styling Specification, a range of Bentley-designed styling options reaffirming its potent road presence...

Video - MINI John Cooper Works Coupé Endurance
Video - MINI John Cooper Works Coupé Endurance
Written By: MINI USA

Born for the "Green Hell" adventure: The MINI John Cooper Works Coupé Endurance. Racing car celebrates world premiere in 24-hour race at the Nürburgring-Nordschleife....

Video - Aston Martin V12 Zagato ready for ultimate Nürburgring test
Video - Aston Martin V12 Zagato ready for ultimate Nürburgring test
Written By: Aston Martin

This week Aston Martin is putting the final touches to its race preparations in readiness for the toughest 24 hour race of them all – the annual ADAC Nürburgring 24 Hours on 25 and 26 June where a brace of new Aston Martin V12 Zagatos will compete....

Video - MINI John Cooper Works Coupe an extreme athlete in peak form
Video - MINI John Cooper Works Coupe an extreme athlete in peak form
Written By: MINI USA

The exceptionally sporty MINI models bearing the John Cooper Works badge hold a very special status within the model range. Features such as engine technology derived directly from motorsports mark them out from the norm...

The new 2012 Audi R8 GT heading to the US
The new 2012 Audi R8 GT heading to the US
Written By: Audi of America

Audi has created the very special, limited-edition R8 GT for the 2012 MY. The R8 GT builds on the award-winning R8 Coupe and Spyder and represents the pinnacle of performance in the Audi model line...

Introducing The All-New 5th Generation 2012 BMW M5
Introducing The All-New 5th Generation 2012 BMW M5
Written By: BMW Group

Fifth generation of the world’s most successful high-performance saloon in the premium segment of the executive class; new BMW M5 is an exceptionally dynamic high-performance sports car with four doors and five seats...

Volkswagen launches vehicle pre-order program with specail edition 2012 Beetle
Volkswagen launches vehicle pre-order program with specail edition 2012 Beetle
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Volkswagen of America, Inc. today announced the launch of the Vehicle Pre-Order (VPO) program, an easy-to-use online reservation process for consumers. The pre-order system is designed to allow consumers to be the first in line to reserve one of a limited quantity of certain Volkswagen cars...

Video - New-Generation Mercedes-Benz SLK Roadster Hits the Streets
Video - New-Generation Mercedes-Benz SLK Roadster Hits the Streets
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

The very first new-generation 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK coupe/roadsters are arriving in the U.S. The 2012 SLK represents the third generation of a sports car that rocked the automotive world when it unveiled the first automatic retractable hardtop in modern times. ...

BMW Motorsport returns to the podium at the 2011 Le Mans 24 Hours
BMW Motorsport returns to the podium at the 2011 Le Mans 24 Hours
Written By: BMW Group USA

Twelve years after the BMW V12 LMR achieved its triumphant overall victory, BMW Motorsport is back on the podium at the Le Mans (FR) 24 Hours: In the hard-fought LM GTE class, Andy Priaulx (GB), Dirk Müller (DE) and Joey Hand (US) finished third in the no. 56 BMW M3 GT...

Four Porsche 911 GT3 RSR amongst the top eight at 2011 24 hours of Le Mans
Four Porsche 911 GT3 RSR amongst the top eight at 2011 24 hours of Le Mans
Written By: Porsche AG

Last year’s winners narrowly missed out on the podium at the 79th running of the long distance classic. After 24 hours, the Felbermayr-Proton team with Porsche works drivers Marc Lieb (Germany), Richard Lietz (Austria) and Wolf Henzler (Germany) ...

Audi wins with ultra-lightweight technology at 2011 Le Mans
Audi wins with ultra-lightweight technology at 2011 Le Mans
Written By: AUDI AG

At one of the most thrilling and dramatic 24-hour races in Le Mans history Audi-ultra-lightweight technology has prevailed. At the fascinating thriller which kept 250,000 spectators at the race track and millions in front of their TV sets ...

The 2011 BMW Frozen Black Edition M3 Coupe
The 2011 BMW Frozen Black Edition M3 Coupe
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW of North America announces a production run of twenty identically-equipped 2011 Frozen Black Edition M3 Coupes for the United States. The 2011 Frozen Black Edition M3 Coupe features BMW Individual Frozen Black exterior paint with a deep metallic luster to accentuate ...

Video - The third generation of the Mercedes-Benz M-Class sets a new benchmark in the SUV segment
Video - The third generation of the Mercedes-Benz M-Class sets a new benchmark in the SUV segment
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

The third generation of the Mercedes-Benz M-Class sets a new benchmark in the SUV segment with its bold new design and low fuel consumption, and continues to innovate in the way it combines agility with superior comfort. ...

Unique driving pleasure in a premium compact car The new BMW 1 Series
Unique driving pleasure in a premium compact car The new BMW 1 Series
Written By: BMW Group

The premium compact BMW 1 Series is already synonymous with driving pleasure. Now, the second generation offers state-of-the-art engine and suspension technology, further improvements in fuel efficiency, significantly more space and an innovative range of features ...

The Iconic Volkwagen Beetle Hits The Market With A Base Price Of Just $18,995
The Iconic Volkwagen Beetle Hits The Market With A Base Price Of Just $18,995
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

The highly customizable Beetle offers German craftsmanship and sophistication and a sporty new attitude...

The MINI Coupe a recipe for unbridled driving fun
The MINI Coupe a recipe for unbridled driving fun
Written By: MINI USA

MINI is expanding its product family with the launch of a model geared squarely to maximizing driving fun. The MINI Coupe indulges the keen driver with a level of agility unmatched in the small car segment, along with a unique body and interior ...

Video - Audi Q5 hybrid quattro the perfect combination of power and efficiency
Video - Audi Q5 hybrid quattro the perfect combination of power and efficiency
Written By: AUDI AG

The Audi Q5 hybrid quattro combines the performance of a six-cylinder with the fuel economy of a four-cylinder. The highly variable interior offers plenty of room for recreation and family. The vehicle is powered by a 2.0 TFSI producing ...

Aggressive power and Audi ultra -  The Audi R8 GT Spyder
Aggressive power and Audi ultra - The Audi R8 GT Spyder
Written By: AUDI AG

Even lighter, even more powerful, even more captivating: The Audi R8 GT Spyder delivers breathtaking performance. The open-top flagship version of the high-performance sports car develops 412 kW (560 hp) and – thanks to Audi ultra – has trimmed a full 85 kilograms ...

Volkswagen News at Wörthersee Powerful 270 PS Golf R revealed as cabriolet concept!
Volkswagen News at Wörthersee Powerful 270 PS Golf R revealed as cabriolet concept!
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen has travelled to the largest GTI Meet in the world at Wörthersee with an entire fleet of new models, concept cars and accessory highlights. ...

GTI Meet at Worthersee Volkswagen celebrates 35 years of the GTI!
GTI Meet at Worthersee Volkswagen celebrates 35 years of the GTI!
Written By: Volkswagen AG

They are on the road again: at Worthersee, fans of sporty Volkswagens are assembling for the biggest Golf GTI Meet in the world (1 to 4 June). Yet, this time everything is different, because the festival of superlatives is taking place for the 30th time in 2011. ...

Audi at Worthersee Tour 2011
Audi at Worthersee Tour 2011
Written By: AUDI AG

It gives the impression of having just emerged from the shop, freshly painted, on its way to the first rollout on the race track. The Audi A1 clubsport quattro is a one-off vehicle built to the limits of technology for breathtaking dynamics...

Video - Volvo Car Corporation tests flywheel technology cuts fuel consumption with up to 20 percent
Video - Volvo Car Corporation tests flywheel technology cuts fuel consumption with up to 20 percent
Written By: Volvo Car Corporation

A light, cheap and very eco-efficient solution that makes a four-cylinder engine feel like a six at the same time as fuel consumption drops with up to 20 percent. This autumn, Volvo Car Corporation will be one of the world's first car makers to test the potential of flywheel technology ...

2012 Mercedes Benz SLS AMG Roadster performance in its perfect form
2012 Mercedes Benz SLS AMG Roadster performance in its perfect form
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

AMG is presenting a new dream-car: the 2012MY SLS AMG Roadster. This super sports car thrills with a perfect combination of open-top driving pleasure, outstanding driving dynamics and sophisticated lightweight construction. ...

Video - BMW 328 Hommage
Video - BMW 328 Hommage
Written By: BMW Group

The BMW 328 is considered the most successful and best-looking sports car of the 1930s. The BMW 328’s success was the result of its design parameters – through the use of systematic lightweight construction, aerodynamic lines, optimum engine types and outstanding suspension ...

Audi wins honors at the 2011 Michelin Challenge Bibendum
Audi wins honors at the 2011 Michelin Challenge Bibendum
Written By: AUDI AG

“Clean, safe, connected” was the motto for the eleventh Michelin Challenge Bibendum held in Berlin from May 18 – 22. Audi was there with technologies and products in keeping with this motto. Exciting exhibits at the trade show booth presented Audi balanced mobility...

Boxster E prototypes attract many prospective customers
Boxster E prototypes attract many prospective customers
Written By: Porsche AG

The two Boxster E prototypes which Porsche showed off at the Michelin Challenge Bibendum in Berlin last week have proved to be a real attraction to the public. At this forum for sustainable mobility...

Volkswagen inaugurates new plant at Chattanooga
Volkswagen inaugurates new plant at Chattanooga
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn, Chairman of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, and the U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood have today inaugurated the new Volkswagen Group plant in the United States ...

2011 North American Ferrari Challenge Series Continues at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
2011 North American Ferrari Challenge Series Continues at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

The 2011 North American Ferrari Challenge Series continues with the second race of its 18th season at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, the legendary track set against the picturesque backdrop of the Monterey Peninsula, California....

Video - The all new 2012 Audi A6 Avant
Video - The all new 2012 Audi A6 Avant
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is launching the next generation of the A6 Avant, the most successful business-class station wagon in Europe. The new model presents the brand’s full array of progressive technological expertise...

Video - Mercedes Benz 2012 CLS Models arrive in the US for their first test drives
Video - Mercedes Benz 2012 CLS Models arrive in the US for their first test drives
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

This week, U.S. journalists are test-driving the very first new-generation 2012 CLS coupes arriving in the U.S. The all-new CLS-Class coupe represents the first major redesign of a car that established an entirely new market segment - the four-door coupe...

Panamera Diesel long distance champion with range in excess of 1,200 kilometers
Panamera Diesel long distance champion with range in excess of 1,200 kilometers
Written By: Porsche AG

Porsche AG, Stuttgart’s sporty Gran Turismos are receiving reinforcements in the guise of a long range cruiser with an impressive turn of speed. With a range in excess of 1,200 kilometers (745.6 miles) on an 80 liter (21.13 gallons) tank...

Video - Audi R8 e-tron a look inside the development workshop
Video - Audi R8 e-tron a look inside the development workshop
Written By: AUDI AG

The first all-electric Audi will be built at the Neckarsulm site, with a small production run of the R8 e-tron sports car to hit the roads in late 2012. quattro GmbH is currently building the first technology platform for the electric model at the Neckarsulm plant...

Porsche to Build New U.S. Headquarters in Atlanta
Porsche to Build New U.S. Headquarters in Atlanta
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

New headquarters will house nearly all U.S. Porsche colleagues under one roof, including a dramatic customer experience center and test track...

2012 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS now with All-Wheel-Drive
2012 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS now with All-Wheel-Drive
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Building on the well-received 911 Carrera GTS with its extra power, visual panache and extensive extras for an attractive price, Porsche today announced the 911 Carrera 4 GTS. As an all-wheel-drive model...

Audi customer racing: Know-how transfer between the race track and the road
Audi customer racing: Know-how transfer between the race track and the road
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi has been a successful participant in customer racing since 2009 with the R8 LMS. quattro GmbH builds the racing models at its motorsports factory in Heilbronn-Biberach. 35 units are currently being raced worldwide by customer and importer teams...

Video - Mille Miglia Revisited: Classic Saabs Pay Homage to Historic Success
Video - Mille Miglia Revisited: Classic Saabs Pay Homage to Historic Success
Written By: Saab Automotive

A trio of historic Saab 93s will take part in this year’s Mille Miglia, starting Thursday 12 May, revisiting the scene of one of Saab’s first successes in international motor sport....

Volkswagen celebrates the 35th Anniversary of the Golf GTI
Volkswagen celebrates the 35th Anniversary of the Golf GTI
Written By: Trina Miao

2011 marks the Anniversary and to celebrate this momentous occasion, Volkswagen has announced that starting May 12th, a special edition model dubbed Edition 35 will be available for order in Germany. ...

Volkswagen Group at the Mille Miglia 2011
Volkswagen Group at the Mille Miglia 2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Bentley, Bugatti, Porsche, Audi and Volkswagen – these brands of the Volkswagen Group are all living legends of the great Mille Miglia tradition. Even in this, the event’s 84th year, the Group will once again have a host of historic cars in the starting line up...

Video - Jaguar to build C-X75 Hybrid Supercar
Video - Jaguar to build C-X75 Hybrid Supercar
Written By: Jaguar USA

Jaguar C-X75 will become the British marquee's most advanced model to date. It will offer performance on a par with the fastest production cars on the market, while adopting cutting-edge technology that offers remarkably economical running. ...

Volkswagen to start competing the WRC with the Polo R WRC in 2013
Volkswagen to start competing the WRC with the Polo R WRC in 2013
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen’s entry into the most versatile of the four automobile world championships (World Rally Championship, WRC). In front of 200 journalists he unveiled the concept of the Polo R WRC, the car with which Volkswagen will compete from 2013 onwards, together with Luca de Meo, ...

330 Horsepower Porsche Cayman S Black Edition Adds Horsepower, Features and Value
330 Horsepower Porsche Cayman S Black Edition Adds Horsepower, Features and Value
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Following on the heels of the recently announced 911 and Boxster S Black Editions, Porsche introduces a new, sporty and limited edition Cayman S arriving late this summer. The ...

McLaren GT unveils team and development program designed to put cusomers at the front of the grid
McLaren GT unveils team and development program designed to put cusomers at the front of the grid
Written By: McLaren Automotive

McLaren GT, a new race car manufacturer which brings together the expertise of McLaren Racing, McLaren Automotive and CRS Racing, today unveiled its GT3 car and plans for a 2011 development program....

Development of the new Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster - Revelation: stable even without gullwings
Development of the new Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster - Revelation: stable even without gullwings
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

After the gullwing version, the open-top variant is the second car to be independently developed by AMG. The Coupé and Roadster concepts were created in parallel – which brought decisive advantages during the development process. ...

Video - The new 2012 Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet
Video - The new 2012 Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Put the car roof down and bring on the summer! Now, it will once again be: Put the Golf’s roof down and bring on the summer. Because Volkswagen is introducing a new generation of its open air bestseller to the cities, streets and beaches. ...

Video - 2011 Mercedes Benz C63 AMG DTM Safety Car
Video - 2011 Mercedes Benz C63 AMG DTM Safety Car
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

The new C 63 AMG is being used as the Safety Car for the 2011 DTM season. Following the DTM presentation in Wiesbaden on 10 April 2011, the new Safety Car will make its debut on 1 May 2011 at the opening race of the German Touring Car Masters season ...

Porsche 911 GT3 RS 4.0 the biggest 911 engine ever offered
Porsche 911 GT3 RS 4.0 the biggest 911 engine ever offered
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

The 911 GT3 RS, one of Porsche's most popular, coveted and successful track-inspired production cars, has been given a final, thrilling injection of thoroughbred motorsport technology resulting in the 2011 Porsche 911 GT3 RS 4.0...

Unique TDI engine for the Audi R18 TDI
Unique TDI engine for the Audi R18 TDI
Written By: AUDI AG

The new Audi R18 TDI with which Audi targets its tenth victory in the famous 24 Hours of Le Mans on June 11/12 is ready today with "tomorrow’s" technology. During development of the new LMP1 sports car ...

Bentley Motors creates a luxury limited edition of the new James Bond book Carte Blanche
Bentley Motors creates a luxury limited edition of the new James Bond book Carte Blanche
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

To celebrate the release of Carte Blanche, the new James Bond book by Jeffery Deaver, on May 26 2011, publisher Hodder & Stoughton has partnered with Bentley Motors to create an exclusive Bentley special edition: ...

Video - New 2012 Fiat 500 Cabrio Introduces American Customers to Open-air Driving
Video - New 2012 Fiat 500 Cabrio Introduces American Customers to Open-air Driving
Written By: Fiat Brand North America

Expanding on the iconic qualities that have made the original Fiat 500 (Cinquecento) a timeless icon, the new 2012 Fiat 500 Cabrio combines open-air freedom and driving enjoyment ...

Porsche Reveals New Panamera Models at New York International Auto Show
Porsche Reveals New Panamera Models at New York International Auto Show
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Marking a North American premiere at the New York International Auto Show, Porsche today showed two new versions of its highly acclaimed Panamera four-door sports sedan, including the company's most fuel-efficient car ever ...

Video - Prof. Ferdinand Porsche Created The First Functional Hybrid Car
Video - Prof. Ferdinand Porsche Created The First Functional Hybrid Car
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

He developed the world's first hybrid car, advanced electric car, and all-wheel drive car a century ago, and now Porsche brings a recreation of his Semper Vivus to New York...

Volvo Announces More Horsepower, Torque for 2012 S60 R-Design and XC60 R-Design
Volvo Announces More Horsepower, Torque for 2012 S60 R-Design and XC60 R-Design
Written By: Volvo of North America

The 2012 Volvo S60 R-Design sport sedan and XC60 R-Design crossover will get significant horsepower and torque increases when they go on sale late this summer, the company announced today at the New York International Auto Show....

Jaguar reveals 2012 model line at the 2011 New York International Auto Show
Jaguar reveals 2012 model line at the 2011 New York International Auto Show
Written By: Jaguar USA

The 2012 Jaguar model range, which includes the Jaguar XF sedan, the Jaguar XK sports coupe and convertible, and the flagship Jaguar XJ sedan, will make their debut at the 2011 New York Auto Show. ...

Bentley Continental Supersports Convertible ISR
Bentley Continental Supersports Convertible ISR
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

The Continental Supersports Convertible ISR (Ice Speed Record) is the most potent and radically styled Bentley convertible ever. This new model, limited to just 100 cars worldwide...

Video - Concentrated technical expertise the Audi A3 e-tron concept
Video - Concentrated technical expertise the Audi A3 e-tron concept
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is set to unveil an attractive technical study – the A3 e-tron concept – in Shanghai. The four-seat notchback sedan integrates the full breadth of the brand’s technological expertise – from the enhanced MMI operating system, ...

Video - BMW 4-Cylinder Engines Return to US in 2011 in the Z4 sDrive28i
Video - BMW 4-Cylinder Engines Return to US in 2011 in the Z4 sDrive28i
Written By: BMW Group USA

Following the announcement in February of the return of a 4-cylinder engine to the US BMW line-up, BMW today announced that the new 2.0-liter TwinPower Turbo 4-Cylinder will first power the Z4 sDrive28i ...

Video - Volkswagen Debuts the Sportiest, Most Fuel-Efficient Beetle Ever
Video - Volkswagen Debuts the Sportiest, Most Fuel-Efficient Beetle Ever
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

When the first Beetle rolled off the production line, it was called simply the Volkswagen — “the people’s car” — but its distinctive shape inspired nicknames across the globe: Beetle, Käfer, Vocho, Coccinelle, Fusca, Maggiolino ...

Video - Initial Facts: The Volkswagen Beetle Global Release
Video - Initial Facts: The Volkswagen Beetle Global Release
Written By: Volkswagen AG

A look back to the start: at the beginning Volkswagen built one of the most successful cars of all time and did not even give it a name. Why should it? After all, it was the Volkswagen! ...

GEMBALLA presents the MISTRALE and TORNADO
GEMBALLA presents the MISTRALE and TORNADO
Written By: GEMBALLA GmbH & Co. KG

Design, cutting edge technology and the finest materials are the most important ingredients in the transformation of these fine cars into something really unique....

Video - The Audi Q3 In-Depth
Video - The Audi Q3 In-Depth
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is venturing into a new market segment: The Audi Q3 is a premium SUV in a compact form. It is sporty and efficient as well as versatile and trendy – a vehicle which feels right at home on or off any road. ...

MINI INSPIRED BY GOODWOOD: THE HIGHEST IN EXCLUSIVITY
MINI INSPIRED BY GOODWOOD: THE HIGHEST IN EXCLUSIVITY
Written By: MINI USA

The MINI INSPIRED BY GOODWOOD, which will make its world debut at the Auto Shanghai 2011, is an exclusive special edition that adds another layer to the MINI brand experience with a generous dose of automotive luxury and exclusivity in its highest form....

Video - The Audi Q3 – a premium SUV in compact form
Video - The Audi Q3 – a premium SUV in compact form
Written By: AUDI AG

The new Audi Q3 is a premium SUV in a compact form. This genuine Audi sets standards in all aspects of engineering – from its body through drivetrains and chassis to its state-of-the-art assistance systems and multimedia systems. ...

BMW M GmbH develops the world’s fastest pickup
BMW M GmbH develops the world’s fastest pickup
Written By: BMW Group USA

Unique: BMW M GmbH develops the world’s fastest pickup. Drive and suspension technology from the BMW M3 – comprehensive testing completed on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife – 420 hp and 450 kg load capacity – world premiere on 1...

Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 to be at the heart of a big event to promote Made in Italy
Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 to be at the heart of a big event to promote Made in Italy
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Today, at a press conference held at the Campidoglio, the Mayor of Rome Gianni Alemanno and the President and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini, Stephan Winkelmann, announced that from April 26th to May 8th, Roma Capitale will star in a great new event to promote the “Made in Italy”. ...

Video - Mercedes Benz Concept A-Class - World premiere at the 2011  New York and Shanghai Auto Shows
Video - Mercedes Benz Concept A-Class - World premiere at the 2011 New York and Shanghai Auto Shows
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

The Mercedes-Benz Concept A-Class will make its debut at both the 2011 New York and Shanghai Auto Shows later this month. Looking as though it might have come from another planet, the Concept A-Class features an expressive and athletic design. ...

The BMW Concept M5 a glimpse at the 5th generation of a legend
The BMW Concept M5 a glimpse at the 5th generation of a legend
Written By: BMW Group USA

Nearly 25 years ago, US enthusiasts were introduced to the concept of the true performance/luxury sedan, the veritable “wolf in a business suit”. A car which offered the driving comfort experienced in a premium sedan and the handling characteristics of a high-performance sports car ...

The 21st Century Volkswagen Beetle – World Debut on three continents
The 21st Century Volkswagen Beetle – World Debut on three continents
Written By: Volkswagen AG

In just a few weeks, Volkswagen will write another chapter in the history of an automotive icon. On April 18th, the Beetle will be showcased to the public in its best remake – and with spectacular world debut staging. ...

Panamera Turbo S Is The Ultimate Porsche Gran Turismo
Panamera Turbo S Is The Ultimate Porsche Gran Turismo
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

With its new four-door Panamera Turbo S, Porsche once again raises the bar for sporty four-door luxury cars by delivering ultra high performance and efficiency, sports-car-like driving dynamics and first-class comfort in a purely Porsche package...

Video - The Volvo C30 Electric tested in rough winter conditions
Video - The Volvo C30 Electric tested in rough winter conditions
Written By: Volvo of North America

The Volvo C30 Electric has been exposed to rough winter conditions in order to ensure that the battery-powered car runs smoothly in temperatures as low as -20° Celsius....

BRABUS 700 Biturbo Based on the Mercedes SLS AMG
BRABUS 700 Biturbo Based on the Mercedes SLS AMG
Written By: BRABUS

BRABUS 700 Biturbo: Powered by the new BRABUS twin-turbo engine with 700 hp (690 bhp) / 514 kW and a peak torque of 850 Nm (626 lb-ft) and clad in the thrilling WIDESTAR wide-body version the Mercedes SLS AMG from BRABUS ascends to a new level in the league of super sports cars. ...

G-POWER is proud to present one of the world’s most powerful BMW X6 M models
G-POWER is proud to present one of the world’s most powerful BMW X6 M models
Written By: G-POWER GmbH

The X6 M modified by G-POWER boasts a TYPHOON S body kit, a titanium exhaust system and an output of 725 hp. The TYPHOON S body kit, derived from the TYPHOON wide-body kit, enables an increase in cooling performance of up to 15% for the 4.4l V8 twin-turbo power unit in the BMW X6 M...

Audi tests next R18 evolution
Audi tests next R18 evolution
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi has put the next stage of its R18 project to the test: The latest version of its new diesel race car, which will appear in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, was test-driven for the first time in the USA....

Porsche's Plug-in Hybrid 918 Spyder Goes From Dream to Reality
Porsche's Plug-in Hybrid 918 Spyder Goes From Dream to Reality
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Now available for ordering, the 918 Spyder will feature cutting-edge plug-in hybrid technology and stunning performance, forever changing the future of the super sports car...

Video - Pagani Huayra
Video - Pagani Huayra
Written By: Pagani Automobili S.p.A.

Ancient legends of the Aymara tell us of Huayra Tata, god of wind, who commands the breezes, winds, and blizzards that invade the mountains, cliffs and hills of the Andean highlands. It is told that Huayra Tata resides deep in the high peaks and valleys, abandoning them only to demonstrate his power...

The new 481 hp 2012 C63 AMG Coupe – excitement and high performance at its best
The new 481 hp 2012 C63 AMG Coupe – excitement and high performance at its best
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

The new 2012 C63 AMG Coupe designed by Mercedes-AMG combines distinctive design with a powerful drivetrain and dynamic handling. The new coupe joins the successful C63 AMG Sedan as well as the AMG family of coupes which includes the CLS63 AMG and the CL63AMG. ...

Porsche Takes on Nurburgring 24 with An Even More Efficient 911 GT3 R Hybrid
Porsche Takes on Nurburgring 24 with An Even More Efficient 911 GT3 R Hybrid
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Porsche AG will enter the Nürburgring 24 hour race on June 25, 2011, with a more advanced version of the Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid. The priority for this latest edition was improvement of efficiency through the targeted optimization of hybrid components, which also resulted in a 20 percent weight red...

Sales of limited-production Audi R8 GT sports car begin
Sales of limited-production Audi R8 GT sports car begin
Written By: Audi of America

Audi of America established prices for the limited-production 2012 Audi R8 GT starting at $196,800 at the launch of sales in the U.S. market. The Audi R8 GT is the lightest, fastest and most powerful entry in the Audi supercar lineup, which has won global acclaim. Only 333 Audi R8 GT models will be ...

Video - The All-New BMW 650i Coupe
Video - The All-New BMW 650i Coupe
Written By: BMW Group USA

The hearts of sports car aficionados will beat a little faster with the arrival of the new BMW 650i Coupe. The third generation of the top-class Coupe sees BMW adding another chapter to its decades-long tradition in the production of exclusive dream cars....

Video - The Ferrari FF at the top of Plan De Corones at 2,350 meters
Video - The Ferrari FF at the top of Plan De Corones at 2,350 meters
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

Only a couple of days to go for the start of the FF tests by the press, where journalists from all over the world will drive the new V12 Ferrari for the first time on the roads of the Südtirol region...

Video - New McLaren MP4-12C GT3 breaks cover to successfully complete first tests
Video - New McLaren MP4-12C GT3 breaks cover to successfully complete first tests
Written By: McLaren Automotive

The first McLaren MP4-12C GT3 to be built by McLaren GT - a new company that brings together the expertise of the McLaren Group and CRS Racing - has successfully undertaken its debut tests at the MIRA proving ground facility and Silverstone Circuit in England. ...

Porsche Announces Rennsport Reunion IV to be Held in October
Porsche Announces Rennsport Reunion IV to be Held in October
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

World's Largest Gathering of Porsche Race Cars and Drivers Seeks New Frontiers, Makes First Ever West Coast Appearance...

30 years of carbon fiber innovation as McLaren unites John Watson with the MP4-12C
30 years of carbon fiber innovation as McLaren unites John Watson with the MP4-12C
Written By: McLaren Automotive

McLaren is a carbon pioneer. On March 5, 1981 McLaren Racing introduced the carbon monocoque to Formula 1 in the McLaren MP4/1: it offered an unbeatable combination of strength and lightness. It had an immediate dynamic impact, with John Watson winning the 1981 British Grand Prix at Silverstone...

Porsche Celebrates The 25th Anniversary of Porsche Exclusive
Porsche Celebrates The 25th Anniversary of Porsche Exclusive
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Twenty five years ago, Porsche became the world's first car manufacturer to create a special personal customization department at its factory. The program, called Porsche Exclusive, allows Porsche customers to fulfill their unique wishes and get a car from the factory with just about any personal de...

Video - Concentrated technical expertise – all in the Audi A3 concept technical study
Video - Concentrated technical expertise – all in the Audi A3 concept technical study
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi is set to unveil an attractive technical study – the A3 concept – at the Geneva Motor Show. The four-seat notchback sedan integrates the full breadth of the brand’s technological expertise – from the improved MMI operating system, to the high-tech infotainment system, to the drivetrain. ...

Four new versions of the Golf R at the Geneva International Motor Show
Four new versions of the Golf R at the Geneva International Motor Show
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The Golf R – the top model of the Golf series, is on display in four special versions in Geneva. Especially high-end: the Golf R concept cars in exclusive exterior colours and two-tone leather combinations. Especially sporty: the Golf R in sophisticated motorsport look with carbon accents. ...

World debut of New Bulli by Volkswagen in Geneva
World debut of New Bulli by Volkswagen in Geneva
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

The Volkswagen bus, like no other car, stands for the spirit of freedom. It debuted over 60 years ago in 1950 with a contagiously simple design. Its internal Volkswagen code name was T1 for Transporter 1. The Germans called it the Bulli, and to Americans it was the Microbus. ...

Video - Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 – A new reference among super sports cars
Video - Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 – A new reference among super sports cars
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

With the Aventador LP 700-4, Automobili Lamborghini is redefining the very pinnacle of the world super sports car market – brutal power, outstanding lightweight engineering and phenomenal handling precision are combined with peerless design and the very finest equipment to deliver an unparalleled dr...

iPhone app: Test drive the new Audi RS 3
iPhone app: Test drive the new Audi RS 3
Written By: AUDI AG

Just in time for the exhibition debut of the Audi RS 3 Sportback at the Geneva Motor Show, a new app will arrive on March 3rd that allows all iPhone owners to take the new Audi model for a test drive. With the free racing game for the iPhone called Asphalt Audi RS 3, players can choose between two t...

MTM presents fastest R8 with 777 hp in Geneva
MTM presents fastest R8 with 777 hp in Geneva
Written By: MTM Motoren-Technik-Mayer GmbH

MTM from Wettstetten will be represented at the Autosalon in Geneva from the 3. - 13. March 2011 with two cars. In hall 5 MTM, car manufacturer and upgrading specialist, presents not only technical details and masterstrokes but also a visual highlight, which lets the exhibition hall shine in the tru...

Video - Sensational Porsche World Premiere in Geneva
Video - Sensational Porsche World Premiere in Geneva
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Porsche presents first functional, full hybrid car in the world, the 'Semper Vivus', 111 years after its World Premiere in 1900 ...

The New 2012 Aston Martin Virage
The New 2012 Aston Martin Virage
Written By: Aston Martin

Aston Martin introduces the new Virage - supremely elegant and powerful, yet juxtaposed as an understated sports car. The marquee can now provide customers with a class-leading range, all with different characters, yet with the same unique Aston Martin soul and luxury....

Video - Driving fun in a new dimension: The MINI Rocketman Concept
Video - Driving fun in a new dimension: The MINI Rocketman Concept
Written By: MINI USA

The creation of innovative concepts for urban mobility has seen MINI grow into the successful brand we know today. A constant stream of new ideas from its beginnings more than 50 years ago to the present day have ensured that driving fun has continued to grow even though space on our roads has becom...

Volkswagen kicks off Open Air Season 2011: World debut of new Golf Cabriolet in Geneva
Volkswagen kicks off Open Air Season 2011: World debut of new Golf Cabriolet in Geneva
Written By: Volkswagen AG

In its presentation of the new Golf Cabriolet at the 81st Geneva International Motor Show, Volkswagen is writing a new chapter of a global success story. The four-seater has an innovative soft top with an electro-hydraulic drive that opens the Golf’s top in just 9.5 seconds....

Lamborghini makes no compromises in the engineering and construction
Lamborghini makes no compromises in the engineering and construction
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Lamborghini’s Geneva motor show launch of its Murciélago replacement promises an extraordinary new technology-driven super sports car. One significant feature will be the extensive use of carbon fiber-reinforced polymer (CFRP) technology throughout the car, and in particular, in the entirely carbon ...

 Worldwide Preview at the Geneva Auto Show for Maserati Grancabrio Sport
Worldwide Preview at the Geneva Auto Show for Maserati Grancabrio Sport
Written By: Maserati

The GranCabrio Sport will debut at the upcoming Geneva Auto Show and will offer an improved overall vehicle dynamics, more horse power, a more responsive and efficient engine and optimized gearshift response. ...

TECHART power kit for the Porsche Cayenne Turbo
TECHART power kit for the Porsche Cayenne Turbo
Written By: TECHART

Dynamic and confident – TECHART provides the Porsche Cayenne Turbo as of now with an extra boost of power. The power kit convinces with its improved acceleration and driving dynamics. TECHART will present the performance program in the new TECHART MAGNUM at the Geneva Motorshow in a world premiere. ...

Audi presents A3 concept in Geneva
Audi presents A3 concept in Geneva
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi will present an attractive technological concept car based on the coming generation of the Audi A3 at the 81st International Geneva Motor Show in early March 2011. The four-seater notchback sedan offers a glimpse of the future expansion of the A3 family....

Lotus Elise Club Racer - Maximum fun, minimum collateral
Lotus Elise Club Racer - Maximum fun, minimum collateral
Written By: Lotus Cars Limited

Anyone harboring under the misapprehension that Lotus might be moving away from performance through lightweight only needs to take a quick ride in the new 1.6 Lotus Elise Club Racer to know that’s definitely not the case. The bright engineers at Lotus put even the lightest of Lotus’ modern cars on a...

Video - M Performance Exhaust for BMW M3
Video - M Performance Exhaust for BMW M3
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW today announced a new M Performance exhaust system specifically designed as an accessory for the BMW M3 Coupe, Sedan and Convertible. With the racetrack and the street in mind, this new exhaust system is crafted from an extremely heat-resistant and lightweight chrome-nickel alloy called Inconel...

Video - The 2011 Panamera S Hybrid is the most fuel efficient Porsche of all time
Video - The 2011 Panamera S Hybrid is the most fuel efficient Porsche of all time
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Debuting later this year, Porsche will unveil its second production hybrid model, the Panamera S Hybrid, adding another chapter to its Porsche Intelligent Performance development philosophy. Without sacrificing sportiness or elegance, this new Panamera model produces 380 horsepower with fuel consump...

Video - Bentley Continental Supersports  shatters World Record on sheet ice
Video - Bentley Continental Supersports shatters World Record on sheet ice
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Finland’s four-time world rally champion Juha Kankkunen drove a Bentley Continental Supersports convertible on the hazardous frozen waters of the Baltic Sea, off the coast of Finland, at a breathtaking 205.48 mph (330.695 km/h) to set a new world speed record on ice....

The perfect shape: the 2012 C-Class Coupe World premiere in Geneva
The perfect shape: the 2012 C-Class Coupe World premiere in Geneva
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

The new MY2012 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe will debut at the Geneva Motor Show on March 1 and make its way to U.S. showrooms in September. The 302-hp C350 and 201-hp C250 include the progressive technology featured on the upcoming MY2012 C-Class sedan, but packaged in a coupe design that combines pu...

Volkswagen tees up crazy Golf for 2011 Nurburgring 24-hour
Volkswagen tees up crazy Golf for 2011 Nurburgring 24-hour
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen has announced that it is to return to the demanding Nürburgring 24-hour race in 2011 with an all-new challenger – the Golf24. Equipped with four-wheel drive and developing 440 PS, the dramatic racing version of Volkswagen’s best-selling model has already undergone initial testing ahead o...

BMW at the 81st Geneva Motor Show 2011
BMW at the 81st Geneva Motor Show 2011
Written By: BMW Group USA

A multitude of unique new developments in the fields of drive systems and intelligent networking of the driver, the vehicle and the environment will be presented by BMW to the public at the Geneva Motor Show from 3rd to 13th of March 2011; all of these contributing to a steady, continuous increase i...

Video - BMW ActiveE Electric Vehicle
Video - BMW ActiveE Electric Vehicle
Written By: BMW Group USA

The introduction of the BMW ActiveE marks the launch of the second phase of the BMW Group’s electro-mobility development strategy. Like the MINI E before it, the BMW ActiveE will be available for lease in select markets beginning in Fall 2011....

Video - Volkswagen unveils the new 2012 Jetta GLI, A German performance sedan at an accessible price
Video - Volkswagen unveils the new 2012 Jetta GLI, A German performance sedan at an accessible price
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Volkswagen of America, Inc. today announced the debut of the new 2012 Jetta GLI, which combines the comfort and sophistication of a Jetta with aggressive performance and handling in a sporty yet sleek package. The all-new Jetta GLI is the most differentiated Jetta GLI model ever made by Volkswagen. ...

Goodyear introduces Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2 ultra-high performance tire
Goodyear introduces Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2 ultra-high performance tire
Written By: Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is announcing the Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2 with revolutionary ActiveBraking Technology, which incorporates race-derived technologies for precise handling on both dry and wet roads. The ultra-high performance (UHP) tire will be available in North America in June....

New 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan: Advance sales begin weeks earlier
New 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan: Advance sales begin weeks earlier
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The new Tiguan is taking a great leap forward in schedule: advance sales of the technically and visually refined bestseller already begin today. The reason: Volkswagen accelerated the start of advance sales several weeks, because sustained high demand for the previous model has resulted in it being ...

McLaren Automotive’s first major milestone of 2011 as MP4-12C enters production
McLaren Automotive’s first major milestone of 2011 as MP4-12C enters production
Written By: McLaren Automotive

Following a successful public world debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed, and a series of exclusive presentations to prospective customers and media across the globe in 2010, the first McLaren MP4-12C high-performance sports car has begun production at the McLaren Technology Centre (MTC) in Woking, E...

Porsche Boxster S Black Edition Has More Features, More Value and More Horsepower
Porsche Boxster S Black Edition Has More Features, More Value and More Horsepower
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Following on the heels of the recently announced 911 Black Edition, Porsche introduces a new, luxurious and limited edition Boxster S this spring. The 2012 Boxster S Black Edition features a 10-horsepower boost and a long list of standard equipment at an attractive price....

The John Cooper Works Package for the MINI Hardtop and MINI Convertible.
The John Cooper Works Package for the MINI Hardtop and MINI Convertible.
Written By: MINI USA

While MINI offers complete models and accessory options under the John Cooper Works product brand, a John Cooper Works Package has now been developed for the 2011 MINI Hardtop and Convertible vehicles, giving customers everything they need to express their passion for racing and give their cars a he...

Mercedes-Benz 2012 C63 AMG features new design, enhanced technology
Mercedes-Benz 2012 C63 AMG features new design, enhanced technology
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

The high-performance Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG sedan is now more attractive than ever thanks to restyling for the 2012MY. The C63 AMG sedan is complemented by numerous enhancements help maximize performance while significantly reducing fuel consumption. The sedan now features the award-winning AMG SPEED...

Its confirmed BMW Four-Cylinder Engines Return to US in 2011
Its confirmed BMW Four-Cylinder Engines Return to US in 2011
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW announced the return of a four-cylinder engine to the US BMW line-up for the first time in since 1999. Like the company’s latest 3.0-liter turbo inline six, the new 2.0-liter engine will combine twin-scroll turbocharging with high-pressure direct-injection and BMW’s VALVETRONIC intake control. ...

Video - More snow? Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC is ready
Video - More snow? Mercedes-Benz 4MATIC is ready
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

A number of Mercedes-Benz models are available with the 4MATIC all-wheel-drive system: 4MATIC is standard on all five families of Mercedes-Benz sport utility vehicles: the G-, GL-, GLK-, R- and M-Class (although the GLK350 and ML350 are also available with RWD), as well as the CL550 coupe, and it's ...

New BMW X1 xDrive28i’s reveals the latest  iteration of TwinPower Turbo technology
New BMW X1 xDrive28i’s reveals the latest iteration of TwinPower Turbo technology
Written By: BMW Group

BMW X1 model offers sporty power delivery of a kind that was previously confined to six-cylinder engines – but combines it with outstanding fuel consumption and emissions performance. It’s all down to the latest-generation 2.0-liter four-cylinder petrol engine, which sets new standards with its var...

Video - Volkswagen returns to the Super Bowl with two spots
Video - Volkswagen returns to the Super Bowl with two spots
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced today it will premiere two :30 second spots during the 2nd and 4th quarters of Super Bowl XLV. This marks the second consecutive year Volkswagen has advertised during the Super Bowl after a nine-year hiatus. The ads will showcase two new vehicles, the all-new 20...

Volkswagen presents world exclusive Touareg in Qatar
Volkswagen presents world exclusive Touareg in Qatar
Written By: Volkswagen AG

At the first Qatar Motor Show (26 - 29 January), Volkswagen is presenting two exclusive SUV concept cars for the first time. The common denominator of these all-wheel drive vehicles: No compromises! Show car number 1 is a slightly tamer version of the Touareg 3 that started in the Dakar Rally at the...

Lamborghini presents the Special Edition Gallardo LP 560-4 Bicolore supersports car
Lamborghini presents the Special Edition Gallardo LP 560-4 Bicolore supersports car
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Just a month before the world debut at Geneva Motor Show of its V12 replacement for the Murciélago, Automobili Lamborghini is presenting at the 2011 Qatar Motor Show a highly exclusive and appealing vehicle making its world premiere: the Gallardo LP 560-4 Bicolore, a Special Edition supersports car ...

The new Aston Martin V8 Vantage S
The new Aston Martin V8 Vantage S
Written By: Aston Martin

The Aston Martin Vantage range comes of age with the new V8 Vantage S characterized by a host of new driver-focused features all designed to push the honed dynamics of the standard Vantage to a new benchmark level....

Video - Vision becomes reality –  Volkswagen XL1 prototype consumes just 0.9 l/100 km!
Video - Vision becomes reality – Volkswagen XL1 prototype consumes just 0.9 l/100 km!
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Future mobility is one of the most stimulating topics of our time. The key question here: Just how much could the energy consumption of cars be reduced if all the stops were pulled out for efficiency? There is now an answer to this question, and Volkswagen is delivering it in the form of the new XL1...

Porsche Announces 2012 911 Black Edition
Porsche Announces 2012 911 Black Edition
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Based on the 3.6-liter, 345 horsepower (hp) 911 Carrera, the upcoming 911 Black Edition features a comprehensive list of standard equipment and will be available as a Coupe or Cabriolet and only in black. Exclusivity and price help make this new 911 Carrera distinctive as the 911 Black Edition will ...

Lotus launches luxury lifestyle concept – Lotus Originals
Lotus launches luxury lifestyle concept – Lotus Originals
Written By: Lotus Cars Limited

February 2011 will mark the launch of new luxury lifestyle brand, Lotus Originals. Inspired by the Lotus DNA of innovation and design excellence, the debut collection is a range of performance outerwear, refined, luxury knitwear and leather goods that reflect the craftsmanship, heritage and spirit o...

Murciélago successor introduces pushrod suspensions in series production for the first time
Murciélago successor introduces pushrod suspensions in series production for the first time
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

The new Lamborghini V12 super sports car which will debut at the upcoming Geneva motorshow will feature an innovative and highly sophisticated suspension concept. The pushrod spring and damper concept was inspired by Formula 1 and tuned perfectly to meet the needs of a high-performance road-going ve...

The FF unveiled on www.ferrari.com
The FF unveiled on www.ferrari.com
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

The official Prancing Horse web site, Ferrari.com, has revealed the first photographs of the new FF, the company’s most powerful, versatile four-seater ever, as well as its first ever four-wheel drive car....

BMW Launches Interactive Facebook Tie-in to its Super Bowl Advertisement
BMW Launches Interactive Facebook Tie-in to its Super Bowl Advertisement
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW announced today that it will launch an interactive contest tied to one of its advertisements to run during the Super Bowl on February 6, 2011. The contest, dubbed “The X3 Matchup,” will give viewers the opportunity to guess the configuration of the BMW X3 featured in the advertisement for a cha...

BMW Launches Customer Video Portal: Consumers can Watch Production of Their Custom-Made BMW X3
BMW Launches Customer Video Portal: Consumers can Watch Production of Their Custom-Made BMW X3
Written By: BMW Group USA

Starting on January 20, BMW customers will have unique access to the creation of their custom-made BMW X3 vehicles via an online video portal that will show them footage of their customized X3 being produced at the company’s plant in Spartanburg, SC....

Video - The all-new 2012 SLK Roadster - Passion meets efficiency
Video - The all-new 2012 SLK Roadster - Passion meets efficiency
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

The all-new SLK-Class, one of the most exciting and successful sports cars ever built, is entering its third generation. The 2012MY roadster takes driving pleasure and open-air enjoyment to the next level by blending nimble handling with stylish comfort, striking sports-car design, everyday drivabil...

Video - World premiere in Detroit: Porsche 918 RSR mid-engine coupe as a technology test bed
Video - World premiere in Detroit: Porsche 918 RSR mid-engine coupe as a technology test bed
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, is continuing to extend its performance and high efficiency competence via intensive development work in the field of hybrid technology. With the Porsche 918 RSR, the manufacturer of sporty premium vehicles is presenting a high-end synthesis of 2010's successf...

It’s Showtime: Fiat North America Brings Italian Flavor with new 2012 Fiat 500 Models
It’s Showtime: Fiat North America Brings Italian Flavor with new 2012 Fiat 500 Models
Written By: Fiat Brand North America

New 2012 Fiat 500 models at the 24th North American International Auto Show display contemporary styling, beautiful craftsmanship and city-friendly proportions combined with intelligent adaptions for American roads ...

Video - Volkswagen Reveals the All-New Passat built in America
Video - Volkswagen Reveals the All-New Passat built in America
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

The larger, sophisticated Passat offers best-in-class rear legroom, remarkable fuel efficiency estimated at 43 mpg with a driving experience only Volkswagen can deliver....

MINI USA announces its first partnership to develop third-party Apps for MINI Connected
MINI USA announces its first partnership to develop third-party Apps for MINI Connected
Written By: MINI USA

MINI USA announces that the company is collaborating with Pandora to develop the first third party app for MINI Connected. Upon completion, Pandora internet radio will be available at no charge and allow customers to access and control Pandora through the existing MINI Connected system....

Volkswagen Recruits Top Comedic Talent for
Volkswagen Recruits Top Comedic Talent for "Inside the VW Academy" Series of Digital Only Webisodes
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Volkswagen of America, Inc. has created a series of humorous and informative webisodes starring Saturday Night Live comedian, Bill Hader paired with trained Volkswagen product specialist, Danielle Gumro, and SNL writer John Mulaney....

Video - The Restyled MY2012 C-Class - New look for Mercedes' top-selling sedan this summer
Video - The Restyled MY2012 C-Class - New look for Mercedes' top-selling sedan this summer
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

The restyled 2012 C-Class sedan is scheduled to arrive in the U.S. in the summer of 2011. The front and rear end of the popular Mercedes sedan have been enhanced with a more distinctive design....

2011 Volkswagen Touareg is the only large SUV to earn IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK
2011 Volkswagen Touareg is the only large SUV to earn IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK
Written By: Trina Miao

Though the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) does not normally evaluate large SUV’s VW requested their newly redesigned Volkswagen Touareg ...

Aston Martin celebrates 2010 - The year of the Specials
Aston Martin celebrates 2010 - The year of the Specials
Written By: Aston Martin

Aston Martin celebrated its product line-up demonstrating its ability to react quickly to customer demands and to create tailor-fit sports cars. Aston Martin is agile as a small volume manufacturer and this year has create...

The first Sports Activity Coupe in the premium segment – and a MINI through and through.
The first Sports Activity Coupe in the premium segment – and a MINI through and through.
Written By: MINI USA

MINI is marking an important milestone in its history by once again presenting a fascinating new vehicle concept for the MINI family – the MINI Paceman Concept. Exactly 10 years ago, visitors to the North American International Auto Show...

Aston Martin Vantage GT4 Revised for 2011
Aston Martin Vantage GT4 Revised for 2011
Written By: Aston Martin

The new V8 engined racing car takes design inspiration from Aston Martin’s V12 Vantage road car...

The 2012 BMW 1 Series Convertible
The 2012 BMW 1 Series Convertible
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW 135i Convertible Receives Exciting Upgrades for 2012....

2012 BMW 1 Series Coupe
2012 BMW 1 Series Coupe
Written By: BMW Group USA

Targeted Innovations Update BMW 1 Series Coupe...

The All-New BMW 1 Series M Coupe.
The All-New BMW 1 Series M Coupe.
Written By: BMW Group USA

With anticipation of enthusiasts around the world at fever pitch, today BMW M GmbH unveiled the newest member of its intimate product family. ...

Video - 2012 Volkswagen Golf R coming to America
Video - 2012 Volkswagen Golf R coming to America
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

After months of speculation Volkswagen announces that the Golf R will be coming to American as a 2012 model. ...

Video - Continental’s “Simplify Your Drive” System Changes the Personality of a Vehicle
Video - Continental’s “Simplify Your Drive” System Changes the Personality of a Vehicle
Written By: Continental USA

Drivers will soon be able to personalize their driving experience both visually and dynamically using an interface inspired by high-end digital camera...

Video - The new Audi A6 Sedan: setting the standard in innovation
Video - The new Audi A6 Sedan: setting the standard in innovation
Written By: Audi of America

With its light body, sporty chassis and a wide array of new assistance and multimedia systems...

Video - 2012 Audi A6 Hybrid Sedan
Video - 2012 Audi A6 Hybrid Sedan
Written By: Audi of America

Audi will begin series production of the A6 hybrid...

Video - MICHELIN Pilot Super Sport - The Essence of High Performance
Video - MICHELIN Pilot Super Sport - The Essence of High Performance
Written By: Michelin North America

Designed for the sportiest series-produced cars as well as for vehicles specially tuned for ultra-high performance...

Video - 2012 Mercedes CLS63 AMG - benchmark in design, performance and efficiency makes world debut
Video - 2012 Mercedes CLS63 AMG - benchmark in design, performance and efficiency makes world debut
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

Stunning design, superior performance and groundbreaking efficiency - that is the all-new 2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS63 AMG. ...

Video - Big performance in a small package: the Audi RS 3 Sportback
Video - Big performance in a small package: the Audi RS 3 Sportback
Written By: Audi of America

Blazing performance, compact size. Audi has added a new model to its dynamic RS series: the RS 3 Sportback. In the great tradition of the brand...

Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Spyder Performante – Less Weight, More Fascination
Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Spyder Performante – Less Weight, More Fascination
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

With the new Gallardo LP 570-4 Spyder Performante, Lamborghini is setting a new benchmark ...

Video - 2012 Porsche Cayman R Makes World Debut at 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show
Video - 2012 Porsche Cayman R Makes World Debut at 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

New mid-engine coupe takes its purist cue from Boxster Spyder...

All new five door Range Rover Evoque makes its debut at the 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show
All new five door Range Rover Evoque makes its debut at the 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show
Written By: Land Rover

The exciting five-door version of the all-new Range Rover Evoque makes its global public debut at the 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show on November 17, 2010...

Video - Volkswagen Golf Blue e-motion to be driven for the first time at the Los Angeles Auto Show
Video - Volkswagen Golf Blue e-motion to be driven for the first time at the Los Angeles Auto Show
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Volkswagen’s Popular Golf Goes Electric; Zero-Emission Golf blue-e-motion available in 2013 ...

New Destinations for 2012 Bentley Continental Flying Spur
New Destinations for 2012 Bentley Continental Flying Spur
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

A range of 14 Continental Flying Spur ‘Series 51’ design options unveiled Advanced and intuitive touchscreen infotainment technology introduced on all Continental Flying Spur and Supersports models...

Porsche Classic Search Crowns Rare 1952 356 Cabriolet as America's Oldest Import
Porsche Classic Search Crowns Rare 1952 356 Cabriolet as America's Oldest Import
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

National search also finds 12 of the earliest models sold in America...

New Mercedes-Benz V8 Engines Make U.S. Driving Debut
New Mercedes-Benz V8 Engines Make U.S. Driving Debut
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

U.S. Journalists Enjoy More Power, More Fuel Economy, More Style ...

Significantly enhanced Volkswagen Eos to be revealed at Los Angeles Auto Show
Significantly enhanced Volkswagen Eos to be revealed at Los Angeles Auto Show
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Volkswagen of America today released the first images of its significantly enhanced 2012 Eos hard top convertible...

World Premiere of the New 2012 Volkswagen Passat
World Premiere of the New 2012 Volkswagen Passat
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

The Passat from Volkswagen represents one of the very great success stories in automotive history, with over 15 million cars sold since the Passat...

Video - Audi quattro concept
Video - Audi quattro concept
Written By: Audi of America

The 1980 Geneva Motor Show saw the debut of an automobile, whose name went on to become more than just a symbol for a long line of success by the manufacturer....

All New 2011 Volkswagen Touareg
All New 2011 Volkswagen Touareg
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

The second generation all-new 2011 Volkswagen Touareg combines cutting-edge German design, even more versatility and an array of standard features...

Lamborghini Sesto Elemento
Lamborghini Sesto Elemento
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

An extreme lightweight in carbon fiber for sensational performance and handling...

2010 Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Blancpain Edition
2010 Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Blancpain Edition
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Automobili Lamborghini and Blancpain are uniting their phenomenal engineering skill and honoring the huge success of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo racing series ...

Video - Porsche 911 Speedster to Debut at Paris Motor Show
Video - Porsche 911 Speedster to Debut at Paris Motor Show
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Only fourth model in Porsche history to bear the Speedster name...

The 2014 Lotus Elite enjoy the new British Expression of Exclusivity
The 2014 Lotus Elite enjoy the new British Expression of Exclusivity
Written By: Lotus Cars Limited

Ten days ahead of the official unveil at the Paris Motor Show the sun starts to rise for the dawn of Lotus’ new era - the Elite will redefine “modern classic". ...

BMW Concept 6 Series Coupe to be unveiled at the 2010 Mondial de l’Automobile in Paris
BMW Concept 6 Series Coupe to be unveiled at the 2010 Mondial de l’Automobile in Paris
Written By: BMW Group USA

The BMW Concept 6 Series Coupé is a fascinating vision that blends traditional values with innovative design language. ...

Video - Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale that will debut at the Paris Auto Show 2010
Video - Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale that will debut at the Paris Auto Show 2010
Written By: Maserati

Maserati Unveils the New GranTurismo MC Stradale...

Video -  All-New BMW X3 Sports Activity Vehicle® to make world debut at the 2010 Paris Motor Show
Video - All-New BMW X3 Sports Activity Vehicle® to make world debut at the 2010 Paris Motor Show
Written By: BMW Group USA

Second generation of a vehicle that launched an entire segment...

Video - Porsche Adds Expressive and Performance-Oriented 911 GTS Model
Video - Porsche Adds Expressive and Performance-Oriented 911 GTS Model
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

New Carrera builds on time-honored GTS name, provides increased performance and efficiency...

Video - Confirmed: Audi TT RS coming to America third quarter of 2011
Video - Confirmed: Audi TT RS coming to America third quarter of 2011
Written By: Audi of America

The hopes of American sports car enthusiasts will be realized. Audi announced today that it is bringing the 360-horsepower Audi TT RS coupe ...

Video - The New 2012 Bentley Continental GT Coupe
Video - The New 2012 Bentley Continental GT Coupe
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

For Crewe’s design and engineering teams, the new Continental GT coupe is an opportunity to set a bold and exciting direction...

The new Bentley Continental GT
The new Bentley Continental GT
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Iconic British coupe to make world on-line debut 7-14 September, 2010...

The New 2012 CLS - the New Design Icon from Mercedes-Benz
The New 2012 CLS - the New Design Icon from Mercedes-Benz
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

World premiere at the 2010 Paris motor show...

Porsche Celebrates 60 Years in America with a Search for The Oldest Porsche in The Country
Porsche Celebrates 60 Years in America with a Search for The Oldest Porsche in The Country
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Porsche owners and enthusiasts are invited to participate in My Classic Porsche Search and My Porsche Passion Contest ...

Bentley Motors announces debut of two limited edition Dropheads at Pebble Beach
Bentley Motors announces debut of two limited edition Dropheads at Pebble Beach
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Continental GTC and GTC Speed 80-11 Editions Unveiled...

Video - The 2011 A7 Sportback– elegance and efficiency
Video - The 2011 A7 Sportback– elegance and efficiency
Written By: Audi of America

Emotion-packed design, sporty character and innovative technology: Audi is targeting a new market segment with the A7 Sportback...

Video - Introducing the 2011 Range Rover the most capable and luxurios SUV in the world
Video - Introducing the 2011 Range Rover the most capable and luxurios SUV in the world
Written By: Land Rover

Class-leading V8 engines, a multi-talented 6-speed transmission, Terrain Response® upgrades and external styling enhancements all combine to ensure...

Video - All-new Range Rover Evoque enters final-phase testing
Video - All-new Range Rover Evoque enters final-phase testing
Written By: Land Rover

The all-new Range Rover Evoque has entered its final phase of testing, with hundreds of prototype models dispatched around the globe...

Video - 2011 Mercedes-Benz CL63 AMG 536 hp 5.5-liter V8 biturbo engine
Video - 2011 Mercedes-Benz CL63 AMG 536 hp 5.5-liter V8 biturbo engine
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

Performance, innovation and efficiency in perfect harmony...

Video - Volkswagen Showcases All-New 2011 Jetta During a Driving Presentation In San Francisco
Video - Volkswagen Showcases All-New 2011 Jetta During a Driving Presentation In San Francisco
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Best-selling U.S. Sedan from Volkswagen Delivers Sophisticated Style and Precision German Engineering at an Accessible Price...

Video - The All-New BMW X3 Sports Activity
Video - The All-New BMW X3 Sports Activity
Written By: BMW Group USA

In 2004 BMW introduced a new concept to the market: the small, premium Sports Activity Vehicle with all-road capability and unparalleled driving dynamics....

Video - The new BMW M3 GTS
Video - The new BMW M3 GTS
Written By: BMW Group

The history of BMW M3 motor sport is to be enriched following the confirmation that the next chapter in ‘M’ heritage is here. ...

Video - Mercedes Benz SLS AMG E-CELL: the high-voltage gullwing
Video - Mercedes Benz SLS AMG E-CELL: the high-voltage gullwing
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

Mercedes-AMG is accepting the challenges of motoring of the future: the SLS AMG E-CELL is evidence of the state-of-the-art development of an exciting ...

Video - 2011 Mercedes-Benz CL Class: The epitome of luxury coupes
Video - 2011 Mercedes-Benz CL Class: The epitome of luxury coupes
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

With stylish, eye-catching design, exclusive appointments and cutting-edge technology, the extensively updated 2011 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class underscores...

Video - All new Range Rover Evoque at the 40 year celebration of the brand
Video - All new Range Rover Evoque at the 40 year celebration of the brand
Written By: Land Rover

The first official picture of the all-new addition to the Range Rover family is released today, following an exclusive preview in London...

Video - New look, reaffirmed mission for Autonomous Audi TTS Pikes Peak
Video - New look, reaffirmed mission for Autonomous Audi TTS Pikes Peak
Written By: Audi of America

Audi today launched a bold new design for the Pikes Peak Autonomous Audi TTS, as research surrounding the car...

The 2011 BMW Frozen Gray M3 Coupe
The 2011 BMW Frozen Gray M3 Coupe
Written By: BMW Group USA

Nearing the 25th anniversary of the original BMW M3, BMW of North America today announced a production run of thirty identically-equipped 2011 Frozen Gray M3 Coupes...

Video - VW Announces World Debut of All-New 2011 Jetta, Delivering Sophisticated Style at an Accessi
Video - VW Announces World Debut of All-New 2011 Jetta, Delivering Sophisticated Style at an Accessi
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

All-new 2011 Jetta Sets New Standard in its Class Delivering Sophisticated Style, Precision German Engineering and Carefree Maintenance at an Accessible Price...

Video - The 17th BMW Art Car will race at 24 Hours of Le Mans
Video - The 17th BMW Art Car will race at 24 Hours of Le Mans
Written By: BMW Group USA

Le Mans. On June 12 at three in the afternoon the legendary the 24 Hours of Le Mans will officially begin. A highlight will surely be the participation of the Jeff Koons...

Video - Top-selling Audi A4 and Q5 models earn Insurance Institute TOP SAFETY PICK rating
Video - Top-selling Audi A4 and Q5 models earn Insurance Institute TOP SAFETY PICK rating
Written By: Audi of America

Audi of America, Inc. today announced that the Q5 and A4 models earned 2010 TOP SAFETY PICK ratings from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety...

Video - World Premiere of Jeff Koons' BMW Art Car at the Centre Pompidou, Paris 2010
Video - World Premiere of Jeff Koons' BMW Art Car at the Centre Pompidou, Paris 2010
Written By: BMW Group USA

At the premiere of the 17th BMW Art Car Jeff Koons unveiled and signed his car in front of 300 international VIP guests on June 1...

Video - Iconic Range Rover Turns 40
Video - Iconic Range Rover Turns 40
Written By: Land Rover

The Range Rover, one of the most significant vehicles in the history of motoring, will celebrate its 40th birthday on June 17, 2010...

McLaren Automotive celebrates 20th anniversary of the legendary McLaren F1
McLaren Automotive celebrates 20th anniversary of the legendary McLaren F1
Written By: McLaren Automotive

In 1988, McLaren took the decision to expand from Formula One and design and build “the finest sports car the world had ever seen”. ...

TECHART Individualization for the new Porsche Cayenne
TECHART Individualization for the new Porsche Cayenne
Written By: TECHART

Now TECHART offers its customers the chance to give the new Cayenne models a bit more...

In depth Golf GTI adidas – The Most Exclusive GTI of the Modern Era
In depth Golf GTI adidas – The Most Exclusive GTI of the Modern Era
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Starting in June, three of the world’s most renowned German badges – Volkswagen, GTI and adidas...

Video - Porsche 911 GT2 RS – Most Powerful, Street Legal Porsche Ever
Video - Porsche 911 GT2 RS – Most Powerful, Street Legal Porsche Ever
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Ultimate 911 extracts 620 ultra-efficient, twin-turbocharged horsepower from 3.6 liters; Provides best-in-class power-to-weight ratio and increased fuel economy...

Mercedes-Benz Innovative technology makes V8 engines economical and fit for the future
Mercedes-Benz Innovative technology makes V8 engines economical and fit for the future
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

Considerably less fuel consumption but a much higher output was the goal of the development work for the new Mercedes-Benz V-engine generation...

Aston Martin V12 Vantage Confirmed for North America
Aston Martin V12 Vantage Confirmed for North America
Written By: Aston Martin

In response to unprecedented customer demand, Aston Martin has confirmed that the V12 Vantage – the most potent production sports car in the marquee...

The Audi R8 GT: Extreme lightweight construction and tremendous performance
The Audi R8 GT: Extreme lightweight construction and tremendous performance
Written By: Audi of America

Now even more powerful, lighter and faster: Audi presents a limited-production version of it R8 high-performance sports car, the R8 GT...

The Ferrari 599 GTO
The Ferrari 599 GTO
Written By: Ferrari S.p.A.

With a Fiorano lap time of 1’24” the 599 GTO is the fastest road-going Ferrari ever. A mid-front engined V12 berlinetta, in the finest Ferrari tradition...

Elegance and dynamic performance at the first BMW Design Night in Beijing.
Elegance and dynamic performance at the first BMW Design Night in Beijing.
Written By: BMW Group USA

BMW provides an in-depth insight into its design philosophy and development strategy. The program of the BMW Design Night ...

Lamborghini presents Murciélago LP 670-4 SuperVeloce China Limited Edition in Beijing
Lamborghini presents Murciélago LP 670-4 SuperVeloce China Limited Edition in Beijing
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Lamborghini presents Murciélago LP 670-4 SuperVeloce China Limited Edition in Beijing Italian super sports carmaker Lamborghini surprised audiences at the 2010 Beijing Auto Show...

Flagship of the Volkswagen brand the Phaeton debuts with new design and new technologies
Flagship of the Volkswagen brand the Phaeton debuts with new design and new technologies
Written By: Volkswagen AG

At the Transparent Factory in Dresden Volkswagen produces one of the finest automobiles in the world: the Phaeton....

Video - Mercedes Benz Shooting Break Concept Car: Taking the Coupe Design to New Heights
Video - Mercedes Benz Shooting Break Concept Car: Taking the Coupe Design to New Heights
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

In September 2008, the brand revealed a fresh and exciting interpretation of the emotionally-appealing Coupe based design in the form of the FASCINATION...

Volkswagen presents Milano Taxi concept that is driven emissions-free
Volkswagen presents Milano Taxi concept that is driven emissions-free
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Electric cars that are driven emissions-free will revolutionize mobility over the mid-term, especially in urban areas....

Video - Bentley Mulsanne Creating the New Flagship
Video - Bentley Mulsanne Creating the New Flagship
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Bentley’s unique ability to combine hand craftsmanship with new technology and modern, precision manufacturing techniques permeates every...

Video - Bentley Mulsanne Unrivalled Craftsmanship
Video - Bentley Mulsanne Unrivalled Craftsmanship
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Crewe’s craftsmen and women have created a unique and luxurious interior for the Mulsanne, setting new standards for the Bentley marquee...

Video - MINI E Racei Green power through the Green Hell
Video - MINI E Racei Green power through the Green Hell
Written By: BMW Group

Taking on the infamous Nürburgring-Nordschleife circuit at race speed with an electrically powered car is an ambitious project...

MTM presents: Audi R8 with rear wheel drive and 560 HP
MTM presents: Audi R8 with rear wheel drive and 560 HP
Written By: MTM Motoren-Technik-Mayer GmbH

The questions are legitimate and short: A Street-legal Audi R8 with rear wheel drive? And with a 560 HP supercharged engine?...

Progressive design for the Audi R15 TDI
Progressive design for the Audi R15 TDI
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi wants to surprise the spectators at this year’s 24-hour race at Le Mans (France) with a progressive design: the Audi Design Team created a fresh outfit ...

Video - Bentley Mulsanne – The Mighty New V8
Video - Bentley Mulsanne – The Mighty New V8
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

Bentley’s new 6¾ litre, twin-turbocharged V8 engine blends state-of-the-art technology with a classic configuration that’s propelled Crewe’s finest cars...

Video - New McLaren MP4-12C configurator launched online at www.mclarenautomotive.com
Video - New McLaren MP4-12C configurator launched online at www.mclarenautomotive.com
Written By: McLaren Automotive

‘Designed around the driver’ has been the prevailing concept for the MP4-12C. From 31 March 2010, future customers and sports car enthusiasts ...

Video - 2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class will make its global debut at the New York Auto Show
Video - 2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class will make its global debut at the New York Auto Show
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

One look is all it takes to see that the new MY2011 R-Class conveys a new level of assertiveness, underscoring the unique personality of this multi-talented vehicle....

Video - The New Mercedes SLS AMG GT3 thoroughbred motorsport technology for the race track
Video - The New Mercedes SLS AMG GT3 thoroughbred motorsport technology for the race track
Written By: Mercedes-Benz USA

Automobile fascination paired with spectacular race car design - that is the new Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3. The racing version of the SLS AMG has been conceived as a customer...

Video - New Exclusive Sports Car Zenvo ST1 Displayed in Copenhagen
Video - New Exclusive Sports Car Zenvo ST1 Displayed in Copenhagen
Written By: Zenvo Automotive

The Danish Zenvo model presented at the Dubai Motor Show is displayed at the Bella Center in Copenhagen. Danish companies...

Video - Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton take the McLaren 12C to the Test Track
Video - Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton take the McLaren 12C to the Test Track
Written By: McLaren Automotive

Reigning Formula 1 world champion, Jenson Button, along with team-mate, and 2008 Formula 1 world champion, Lewis Hamilton took to the wheel of McLaren’s...

McLaren Automotive putting MP4-12C in pole position with a carbon revolution
McLaren Automotive putting MP4-12C in pole position with a carbon revolution
Written By: McLaren Automotive

The latest plans for McLaren Automotive’s global launch of a range of high-performance sports cars were announced today (March 18) including performance data from recent testing programs,...

Video - Aston Martin One 77 hits the Track
Video - Aston Martin One 77 hits the Track
Written By: Aston Martin

Aston Martin test driver takes the One-77 out on the track. Footage includes interior and exterior action shots of the One-77 as it accelerates around a closed circuit....

Video - 2011 Porsche Cayenne Off Road Testing
Video - 2011 Porsche Cayenne Off Road Testing
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Watch as the all new Porsche Cayenne tackle the sand dune of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates ...

“AMG Performance 2015” -- New Powertrain with the 5.5-liter V8 Biturbo Engine
“AMG Performance 2015” -- New Powertrain with the 5.5-liter V8 Biturbo Engine
Written By: Mercedes-Benz AG

AMG is writing another chapter in its "AMG Performance 2015" drive system strategy: a completely newly developed AMG 5.5-liter V8 biturbo engine with a peak output of up to 563 hp and maximum torque of up to 664 lb-ft...

Video - The New 2011  BMW 335is Coupe and Convertible
Video - The New 2011 BMW 335is Coupe and Convertible
Written By: BMW Group USA

Confirming what may have been this year’s worst-kept auto industry secret, BMW announces the introduction of the BMW 335is Coupe and Convertible, each destined to take a place in history among the line of desirable...

The efficiency standard - the Audi A8 hybrid
The efficiency standard - the Audi A8 hybrid
Written By: AUDI AG

Power like a big V6, fuel economy like a modest four-cylinder unit – Audi presents the A8 hybrid as a technology concept at the Geneva Motor Show. Its two propulsion units – a 2.0 TFSI and an electric motor – develop a total output of 180 kW (245 hp)...

Video - Bentley Announces Detailed Specification of New Mulsanne
Video - Bentley Announces Detailed Specification of New Mulsanne
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

The new Mulsanne, designed and engineered at Crewe from the ground-up, reaffirms the marque’s intent to create a new flagship Bentley with refined performance, unparalleled levels of interior luxury and coach building skills to the fore....

Video - Porsche Reveals High-Performance 918 Spyder Concept
Video - Porsche Reveals High-Performance 918 Spyder Concept
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

The 918 Spyder concept combines high-tech racing features with electric-mobility to offer a fascinating range of qualities. For example, it is planned to provide an emission level of just 70 grams of CO2 per kilometer on fuel consumption of only three liters/100 kilometers (equal to approximately 78...

Audi A1 e-tron – Electric Driving in the City
Audi A1 e-tron – Electric Driving in the City
Written By: Audi of America

The new e-tron model series from Audi will gain another new member at the Geneva Motor Show: The Audi A1 e-tron is a Mega City Vehicle (MCV) with an innovative drive technology. It comes equipped with a powerful electric motor for zero-emission driving in the city....

Video - Bridgestone launches new generation Potenza S001 Ultra High Performance Sport Tire
Video - Bridgestone launches new generation Potenza S001 Ultra High Performance Sport Tire
Written By: Bridgestone Europe NV/SA

Bridgestone has developed a new flagship UHP tire for the world’s top sports cars: the Potenza S001. Designed for maximum sports performance, the tire also delivers high efficiency with reduced rolling resistance. Already factory fitted on the Aston Martin Rapide and Ferrari 458 Italia, the Potenza...

Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera
Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera
Written By: Lamborghini SPA

Even more dynamic, lighter, more powerful and stunning – the Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera is the new top model in the Gallardo line-up. Its evocative “superlight” badge refers to a driving machine of true sporting character and describes a high-performance and lean automotive athlete....

Video - The new BMW Concept 5 Series ActiveHybrid
Video - The new BMW Concept 5 Series ActiveHybrid
Written By: BMW Group

The new concept car offers a particularly good rendition of the new BMW 5 Series Sedan in all its dynamic, efficient and innovative qualities, at the same time representing the ongoing development of the BMW ActiveHybrid X6 and the BMW ActiveHybrid 7 with their drivetrain technology already in produ...

TECHART Concept One – Design Study Individualization Porsche Panamera
TECHART Concept One – Design Study Individualization Porsche Panamera
Written By: TECHART

Individuality and personality, passion and perfection are concepts that substantially stand for TECHART. Yet TECHART is also defined by innovation and richness of ideas, by identification and instinct. At the 80th Motor-Show in Geneva, TECHART proves this once again by presenting the world premiere ...

Video - Audi A1: Pure Driving Experience
Video - Audi A1: Pure Driving Experience
Written By: Audi of America

With its agile handling and direct steering, the new Audi A1 is just a lot of fun. Dr. Horst Glaser, Head of Chassis Development at AUDI AG, tested the A1 together with DTM pilot Markus Winkelhock. The verdict was as follows:...

Volkswagen Cleverly designed CrossGolf closes the gap between MPV and SUV
Volkswagen Cleverly designed CrossGolf closes the gap between MPV and SUV
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The current Golf model series – the most successful vehicle concept of all times – is now underway in the latest generation and is once again running at full strength on the streets of the world. That is because the new edition of the CrossGolf is debuting in a world premiere at the Geneva Motor Sho...

Audi A1: Clever – and Communicative
Audi A1: Clever – and Communicative
Written By: Audi of America

The new A1 is clever, communicative and informative. Its range of infotainment and multimedia systems is unrivalled in its category – the compact segment – in terms of versatility, high quality and innovation....

The Maserati Quattroporte Sport GT S Awards Edition
The Maserati Quattroporte Sport GT S Awards Edition
Written By: Maserati

Six years after its birth, the car that created the luxury sport sedan segment continues to receive accolades from the general public, automobile enthusiasts and the press. Maserati has decided to celebrate its success with a superlative version, blending the elegance and sporty stylishness of the b...

Video - McLaren Automotive Reveals Details of its Next Generation of Prototypes
Video - McLaren Automotive Reveals Details of its Next Generation of Prototypes
Written By: McLaren Automotive

Development of the groundbreaking McLaren MP4-12C is entering its final phase. The bespoke high-performance sports car is due to launch in 2011, and right now the latest Experimental Prototype (XP) 12Cs are undergoing intensive appraisal at a number of test locations around the world....

Video - Audi to present the RS 5 in Geneva
Video - Audi to present the RS 5 in Geneva
Written By: Audi of America

Unbridled power lurking in a classically elegant coupé: the Audi RS 5 will debut at the Geneva Auto Show. The high-revving 4.2-liter V8 with its 331 kW (450 hp) unleashes powerful performance while achieving remarkable fuel economy. The seven-speed S tronic and an innovative center differential in t...

Video - New generation VW CrossPolo shows unique styling and range of colors
Video - New generation VW CrossPolo shows unique styling and range of colors
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The next generation of the CrossPolo is ready for new adventures. The clever compact in rugged all-terrain look is celebrating its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show. After the Polo base version presented in 2009 and the Polo BlueMotion...

Video - The New Polo GTI Is Here!
Video - The New Polo GTI Is Here!
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The Polo GTI is back. A powerful 132 kW / 180 PS comeback! This GTI lives up to its legendary name: Superior handling properties unified with uncompromising engine dynamics and a maximum of safety. The list of high-tech features runs through the new Polo GTI like a common theme. Take the engine: Thi...

Video - The New Bentley Continental Supersports Convertible
Video - The New Bentley Continental Supersports Convertible
Written By: Bentley Motors Limited

The Continental Supersports Convertible further strengthens Bentley’s supercar range, following the introduction of the Continental Supersports Coupé in 2009. The new Supersports Convertible, with the same 630PS (621bhp/463kW) twin-turbocharged W12 engine, is the fastest, most potent drop top Bentle...

Video - The new A1: a real Audi
Video - The new A1: a real Audi
Written By: Audi of America

Michael Dick, Member of the Board of Management for Technical Development at AUDI AG, talks about the Audi A1: We are venturing into new terrain with the A1: It defines an entirely new model series and will be the first premium automobile in the small compact segment....

JAGUAR to Unveil the Fastest XK Ever at Geneva Show
JAGUAR to Unveil the Fastest XK Ever at Geneva Show
Written By: Jaguar UK

The XKR Special Edition combines a number of new features and option packs that are introduced to the XK range at 2011 Model Year. Jaguar customers have the option to personalize their vehicle by building on the existing XKR package to deliver a car that offers even greater performance without ...

Technology and Art - TECHART World Premiere at the Geneva Motor-Show
Technology and Art - TECHART World Premiere at the Geneva Motor-Show
Written By: TECHART

Since 1974, this vehicle has been making the hearts of true sports car fans beat faster: the Porsche 911 Turbo – a masterpiece made of the finest materials and a symbol of top engineering and design. An almost-perfect sports car. Almost, because individuality and personality are essential elements i...

Three All-New Special Edition Volkswagens Now Available in Dealer Showrooms
Three All-New Special Edition Volkswagens Now Available in Dealer Showrooms
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Volkswagen of America, Inc. today announced that three all-new 2010 special edition models are now available in dealer showrooms. The CC R-Line, Jetta TDI® Cup Street Edition, and New Beetle Red Rock Edition all build on the already great features of their standard versions, with unique elements and...

911 GT3 R Hybrid Celebrates World Debut in Geneva
911 GT3 R Hybrid Celebrates World Debut in Geneva
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

110 years after Ferdinand Porsche developed the world’s first hybrid, the Lohner-Porsche, Porsche engineers are now expanding this visionary drive concept with a production-based GT race car: Over the past 45 years, Porsche 911 race cars have recorded more than 20,000 victories and on March 4, a Por...

Video - The Audi Ice Driving Experience
Video - The Audi Ice Driving Experience
Written By: Audi of America

The ‘Audi ice experience’ is specifically a winter course. Drifting is practiced on frozen lakes in Sweden and Finland, at three different levels of difficulty. The highest level, the Finland Pro Exclusive experience, is aimed at genuinely capable drivers with motor sport experience. It has a strong...

Video - The New Audi A1 –Sportiness and Individuality in the Compact Class
Video - The New Audi A1 –Sportiness and Individuality in the Compact Class
Written By: Audi of America

Audi is introducing a whole new dimension to the compact class this summer. It is dynamic and high quality, emotional and individual. It condenses all of the virtues of the brand down to less than four meters – a design full of character, uncompromising quality and pioneering efficiency technologies...

The New Volkswagen Touareg Takes the SUV Idea Into the Future
The New Volkswagen Touareg Takes the SUV Idea Into the Future
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Wolfsburg / Munich, February 10, 2010 - Volkswagen is unveiling the completely redeveloped Touareg as a world premiere. It is the most technically innovative “VW” since the brand has been in existence. This Touareg is reinterpreting the fascinating multipurpose SUV idea in a contemporary way – thank...

MTM TT-RS: a worthy successor of the legendary Ur-Quattro
MTM TT-RS: a worthy successor of the legendary Ur-Quattro
Written By: MTM Motoren-Technik-Mayer GmbH

It is still being good for best lap timing: the MTM Ur-Quattro S1, with its 5 cylinders engine, has once again shown this summer that it gets around the Hockenheimring almost as fast as the Porsche Armada. 25 years younger as the legendary S1 and directly from the same development department, the tu...

First new 911 Turbo S in five years provides 530 hp and 24 mpg
First new 911 Turbo S in five years provides 530 hp and 24 mpg
Written By: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

The engineers at Porsche have developed a range-topping sports car designed to deliver the finest in terms of power, performance and driving dynamics: the 911 Turbo S. The heart of this exclusive high-performance athlete is the six-cylinder boxer engine boosted by two exhaust gas turbochargers with ...

BMW’s Roadster Gets Higher-Performance Model for 2011 Range-topping Z4 sDrive35is
BMW’s Roadster Gets Higher-Performance Model for 2011 Range-topping Z4 sDrive35is
Written By: BMW Group USA

Combining classic proportions with modern features, the BMW Z4 Roadster enjoys the top spot in its market segment. Now, the new BMW Z4 sDrive35is distills the Roadster’s performance potential to produce one of BMW’s fastest and best-handling Roadsters ever. The BMW Z4 sDrive35is is making its world ...

The New BMW X5 Sports Activity Vehicle
The New BMW X5 Sports Activity Vehicle
Written By: BMW Group USA

This spring, BMW will write the latest chapter in the story of the world’s first Sports Activity Vehicle®, the BMW X5. Originally launched for the 2000 model year in late 1999, the BMW X5 permanently changed the automotive landscape. It proved that the driving dynamics, responsiveness, and linear co...

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