Successive generations of Camry have achieved global renown in the mid-sized sedan market for their class-leading levels of Quality, Durability and Reliability (QDR), for their performance and, most notably, for the excellent ride quality and cabin quietness befitting a premium sedan.
Launched in 2011, the current Camry is the 7th generation of the model and the second one to be built in Russia, where it enjoys a rising, 24% share of the busy D-segment market, and an even stronger fleet share of some 42%.… Continue reading →
Don’t you just love the story of an underdog? The little guy that takes on the far larger foe and forges ahead with just shear guts and determination? Such is the real life story of the Tucker automobile.
Preston Tucker was born on September 21, 1903, on a peppermint farm near Capac, Michigan.… Continue reading →
Discussions of designers and General Motors will never occur without some mention of Harley Earl. Earl was the designer behind some of the most flamboyant GM vehicles, such as the Cadillacs of the 1950s, and some of the most beautiful concept cars ever built at GM. He was a major design force of the 1950s and 60s and here’s his story.… Continue reading →
Anyone who has watched the movie Back to the Future knows full well what a Delorean Automobile is, as well as a flux capacitor. However, few know the story of John DeLorean and his namesake automobile.
John Z. DeLorean was born in 1925 in Detroit, the son of a Ford Motor Company employee.… Continue reading →
The FIAT brand stands for discovery through passionate self-expression. It encourages people to be in charge of their lives, live confidently and celebrate the smallest of things with infectious excitement. That philosophy is embodied by the North American introduction of the iconic Fiat 500 or Cinquecento – a small car that lives big.… Continue reading →
Prices for the new Ford Focus, in dealerships from November, will start from £13,995; the same as today’s Focus, with top Titanium and Titanium X versions costing £100 less than the current equivalents.
The new Focus range retains a six-series line-up of Studio (from £13,995), Style (£16,795), Zetec (£18,295), Zetec S (£20,045), Titanium (£19,795) and Titanium X (£21,795).… Continue reading →
For the first time since 1939, a new Atalanta motor car will be officially launched. Most fittingly, the vehicle will debut at the third International Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court Palace 5-7 September 2014.
The new Atalanta maintains true fidelity to its predecessor to offer a unique motoring experience. With every curve from every angle it exhibits the style of Silver Screen glamour combined with the developments derived from 75 years of motoring evolution; the all-new Atalanta employs relevant modern technology to enhance performance and safety without compromise.… Continue reading →