2009 Mercedes-Benz GL RS by Carlsson

The Mercedes-Benz GL (Type X 164) is the model with the most opulent dimensions within the entire Mercedes motorcar product line. With the new RS-Kit, the automobile manufacturer Carlsson now gives the GL a sporty look and at the same time, a powerful appearance.

The newly designed front marks the most significant change.… Continue reading

2011 Alfa Romeo Giulia

What you see here is our best guess at what the next-generation Alfa Romeo 159 replacement — rumored to be called the Guilia – will look like. The new Alfa is due out in Europe by late 2011.

As you can see, it’s definitely an Alfa Romeo. And in true Alfa Romeo fashion, it’s very attractive.… Continue reading

Alfa Romeo MiTo GTA postponed

Alfa Romeo MiTo GTA postponed

Alfa Romeo is playing down reports that the Mito GTA has been canned, saying no decision has been made on its future.

The car has always officially been a concept and has yet to be earmarked for production, said an Alfa spokesman.

The GTA concept had Fiat’s all-new 1.8-litre turbocharged engine, equipped with direct injection and variable valve timing.… Continue reading

2009 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Customers are the Most Satisfied

Mercedes-Benz and smart drivers are particularly satisfied, according to the latest J. D. Power APEAL survey about the best vehicle concept. In this exhaustive customer survey the Mercedes-Benz S-Class was awarded the highest number of overall points for the third time running, and is therefore not only the best car in its segment, but at the same time also in the entire US market.… Continue reading

Fiat and Tata plans

Fiat and Tata have announced plans to jointly sell the Tata Nano across South America.

The first deliveries of the world’s cheapest car have been taking place in India and South America is the next market Tata is aiming to sell the Nano in.

Brazil is Fiat’s second largest market after Italy so it has expertise in selling cars in South America.… Continue reading

2009 Hyundai Genesis

The 2009 Hyundai Genesis ranks highest in launch performance among vehicle models introduced during the first ten months of 2008, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2009 Vehicle Launch Index (SM) (VLI) released today.

The inaugural Vehicle Launch Index quantifies how well new vehicle models–including new entries to the market and all-new and redesigned models–perform during the first eight months after launch.… Continue reading

Nissan 370Z Convertible Pricing set at $36,970

The 2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster is offered in four models. The Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Prices* (MSRP) start at $36,970 USD for the 370Z Roadster 6MT and $38,270 USD for the 370Z Roadster 7AT. Also offered are two Touring models, which add a 6CD Bose® audio system, XM® Satellite Radio (XM® subscription required, sold separately), Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System, HomeLink® Universal Transceiver, aluminum-trimmed pedals and power leather-appointed heated and cooled ventilated net seats.… Continue reading