McLaren 650S GT3 to Compete at Gulf 12 Hour as Final Stage of Development Programme

McLaren 650S GT3

The 650S GT3 will be unleashed in a competitive environment before the end of the 2014 season as the latest model from McLaren GT is confirmed to complete its development programme sign off with the ultimate test of endurance and performance at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. The global competitive debut will take place at the 2014 Gulf 12 Hour race, 12-13 December, before the 650S GT3 joins customer teams from next season.… Continue reading

New Volkswagen XL Sport Concept Breaks Cover in Paris

2014 Volkswagen XL Sport Concept Front Angle

There has never been a sports car like the XL Sport concept being showcased by Volkswagen in a world premiere at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. A car that uncompromisingly furthers the development of the lightweight sports car in its very essence. A 270 km/h driving machine based on the XL1, the most efficient car of all time.… Continue reading

Pulsar Nismo Concept Brings Nissan Motorsport DNA to The C-Segment

2014 Nissan Pulsar NISMO Concept Front Angle

Passion, excitement and race-inspired maverick engineering are three core values that underpin every NISMO product – whether it be on the track or in the showroom. Nissan’s desire to bring the NISMO philosophy to the broadest possible audience takes another step forward at the 2014 Paris Motor Show with the global unveiling of the new Pulsar NISMO Concept.… Continue reading

What does the Future Hold for Vehicle Manufacture?

Vehicle manufacturing, in common with many other industries, relies on continuing innovations and new technologies to ensure that quality and efficiency remain of the highest standards.

Technology has played a critical role in improvements in the production line. In truth, the modern production line does not differ in some respects from the system famously pioneered by Henry Ford, in that vehicles arrive to workers at individual work stations and those workers are tasked with a specific job to do before moving the vehicle on until it has been finished.… Continue reading

Outdoor toys for Winter 2014

It seems that these days, winter is an excuse for men to treat themselves to some new big boys’ toys. Tasks that used to be done by the man of the house, such as clearing snow and cutting the grass, are now often mechanized. This raises the question, were these jobs mechanized by men to make it easier or just more fun?… Continue reading

“500 Couture” Fiat Presents The Next Frontier of Exclusive Customisation

Fiat 500 Comics

Fiat 500 makes headlines once more, as befits an authentic Italian style icon, this time by presenting “500 Couture“, the next frontier of exclusive customisation in Paris, of which the exclusive “500 Ron Arad Edition” is an example. Distinguished by special quintessentially Italian craftsmanship, the bodywork is customised with a specific design like a garment “sewn” onto the car and making it unique.… Continue reading

Boldly Restyled and Significantly Enhanced 2015 Honda CR-V

2015 Honda CR-V Front Angle

Launching at Honda dealerships nationwide on October 1, 2014, the new 2015 Honda CR-V receives the most significant mid-model cycle refresh in its history, with a new direct-injected Earth Dreams Technology™ i-VTEC® engine and continuously variable transmission (CVT), a new suite of Honda Sensing™ safety and driver assistive features, significantly enhanced exterior and interior styling, a long list of new standard and available features and a new premium Touring trim.… Continue reading

Carlsson Mercedes-Benz C-Class AMG W205

2014 Carlsson Mercedes-Benz C-Class AMG W205 Front Angle

Carlsson has re-interpreted the sporty AMG Sports Package version of the new C-Class saloon (W205) with a stunning conversion that consists of an aerodynamic styling package backed up by adjustable sports suspension, alloy wheels in classic Carlsson designs, and a myriad of bespoke interior trim possibilities. Performance improvements for all the engine variants are under development.… Continue reading