Alfa Romeo Milano

Say ciao bella to the Alfa Romeo Milano – the Italian firm’s new VW Golf rival! Replacing the ageing 147 family hatch, the stylish family hatchback should make its worldwide debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September.

From these spy shots it’s easy to see that the design language from the supermini MiTo has been translated to the Milano.… Continue reading

Abarth Corse by Sabelt

The new seat “Abarth Corse by Sabelt” is born: a technologically evolved product which is the result of the cooperation between two Italian brands, sharing the same sportsmanship and technological values. In fact, Abarth once more found the ideal partner in Sabelt in order to develop this new product, which confirms the goal of the Scorpion brand to transfer to all its customers the functionality, in terms of performance and safety, of the racing world.… Continue reading

Marchionne Appointed New Chrysler Group CEO

The U.S. Supreme Court has finally cleared the way for the government-backed sale of Chrysler LLC to the Fiat Group. The Supreme Court rejected arguments from three Indiana pension funds and other opponents of the transaction to delay the deal while the American automaker also won a court permission to eliminate a total of 789 dealers across the country that lost their franchise agreements overnight as part of the company’s downsizing plan.… Continue reading

Alfa Romeo MiTo by Novitec – A Sporty Heart

More power, great design and a sporty heart: NOVITEC presents the exclusive tuning program for the Alfa Romeo MiTo. Engine tuning for the two Diesel models and the gasoline-powered 1.4 TB model is complemented by a strikingly styled aerodynamic-enhancement package. The latter comes with a general operating certificate, eliminating the need for individual technical inspections.… Continue reading

Shell Eco marathon – the green challenge

‘The fastest, the furthest, and everything in between’
This film demonstrates how Shell pushes the boundaries of both performance and efficiency in an epic journey across Europe. It highlights Shell’s technical partnership with Ferrari, as well as its hosting of the annual Eco-Marathon, whose record holders covered over 3300 km on the equivalent of 1 litre of fuel.… Continue reading

Volvo V70 and S80

The five-cylinder 2.5-litre Flexifuel engine, the 2.5FT, produces 231 hp (170 kW) and 340 Nm of torque.

At the same time, Volvo’s engine experts have succeeded to cutting fuel consumption by between five and six percent depending on transmission.

“This technical advance shows that we can give buyers of our larger cars an attractive combination of enhanced driving pleasure and better environmental properties.… Continue reading

Seat Ibiza Boganegra – A True Collector’s Edition

SEAT created an icon with the SEAT 1200 SPORT “Bocanegra”. More than 30 years later, the Spanish brand has reverted to the same exclusive nomenclature to create the new SEAT Ibiza Bocanegra, a vehicle whose innovative design language, especially centred around its characteristic front end, oozes character and sportiness. It instantly becomes, without a doubt, a true collector’s edition.… Continue reading

Alfa Romeo sales trend

According to March and April’s new registration statistics from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, Alfa Romeo has recorded a positive percentage change in its new car sales, with industry-leading results in each month, and a massive 76.8% increase in April – 55% higher than any other manufacturer for the month.… Continue reading