Infiniti Q50 Sport Sedan Recognized with Ritvo Design & Elegance Award

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2015 Infiniti Q50 Front AngleThe Infiniti Q50 premium sport sedan has been awarded with the Ritvo Design & Elegance Award by the New England Motor Press Association (NEMPA).

Named for the late Gene Ritvo, a veteran concours photographer and NEMPA member, the award recognizes the very best in automotive design. The recipient of the award is nominated with input from the Larz Anderson Auto Museum and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Bentley exp 10 Speed 6 Awarded Top Concept Car Prize at Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

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 Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 A panel of expert judges at the world-renowned Concorso d’Eleganza Villa D’Este have presented Bentley’s EXP 10 Speed 6 with the ‘Design Award for Concept Cars & Prototypes’, following its appearance at the Italian classic and vintage car show this weekend.

The Design Award for Concept Cars & Prototypes celebrates the exciting future of the automobile industry and was presented to Bentley’s Design Director, Luc Donkerwolke, on Saturday. The judges that decided the EXP 10 Speed 6 was the finest model on show, with its timeless, iconic Bentley design fused with progressive modern craftsmanship.

Mercedes-Benz C-Class and W124 Series Triumph at Honest John Awards

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Mercedes-Benz W124 Front AngleThe Honest John Awards were held yesterday, and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class won the Most Popular Compact Executive Car with the Mercedes-Benz W 124 series named Most Popular Classic Car.

The judging process reflects the Honest John website users with Awards given to vehicles receiving the most interest and website visits. The site was created 15 years ago to help consumers with advice on buying, selling and running cars – receiving two million visits every month.

New Fiat Aegea Project Debuts at Istanbul Motor Show

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2016 Fiat Aegea Front AngleThe all-new FIAT compact sedan debuts today at the Istanbul Motor Show. Designed in Italy at the FIAT Chrysler Automobiles Centro Stile, and developed in Turkey together with Tofaş R&D, one of FCA’s largest research and development centres, the new model will be manufactured in the Bursa plant in Turkey, which has been designated Gold Medal status by World Class Manufacturing in recognition of its efficiency, quality and eco-friendliness.

What to Look for in a Satellite Navigation System

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If you want to buy a new satellite navigation system for your car, you are in the right place. Here you can find out what you need to consider when buying this type of system for you.

What maps are included?

One of the most important considerations for this kind of system is the quality of the maps that are included. There is no point in buying a system that does not have detailed maps. The last thing you need is to arrive in a town only to find that your satellite navigation system’s maps do not include details of the roads in that town.

Porsche 911 Carrera and Boxster Black Editions

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2016 Porsche Carrera 911 Black Edition Front AnglePorsche has created a special model of the 911 Carrera and Boxster: the Black Edition. The combination of black exterior and interior emphasizes the timeless, classy elegance of each sports car. As the name indicates, Black paint is standard, while Jet Black Metallic is available as an option. Standard equipment on the 911 Carrera and Boxster Black Edition models has been enhanced in regards to the wheels, headlights, and sound system while additional equipment has been included such as the Sport Design steering wheel, door sill guards with Black Edition logo, heated seats, auto dimming rear-view mirrors, and the headrests are embossed with the Porsche Crest.

Lotus Announces Prices for Evora 400

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2016 Lotus Evora 400 Front AngleLotus Cars is delighted to announce the prices of the new Evora 400. The latest supercar from Lotus combines high performance with the legendary Lotus benchmarkhandling and is lighter, more efficient and dynamically better than ever, providing a purer driving experience.

UKprices will start from £72,000 (for other markets, see table below). For this price the car benefits from a high level of standard specification including 370 mm composite two piece

Porsche 911 GT3 R 2016

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2016 Porsche 911 GT3 R Front AngleBased on the 911 GT3 RS production sports car, Porsche has designed a customer sport race car for GT3 series around the world: The 911 GT3 R. In developing the more than 368 kW (500 hp) racing nine-eleven, special attention was paid to lightweight design, better aerodynamic efficiency, reducing consumption, improved handling, further optimised safety as well as lowering service and spare parts costs.