New Hyundai Tiburon to be revealed in 2009

Posted on August 12th, 2008

Hyundai’s next small coupe to replace the aging Tiburon is set to be revealed at the Frankfurt Motorshow next Septmeber. The looks of the new Tiburon are said to have been influenced by the Velostar Read More

Sporting options available for M6 and 6-series BMWs

Posted on August 12th, 2008

The BMW 6 Series Coupe and Convertible are now offered with a new sports package aimed at enhancing driving dynamics and adding a more sporting appearance. Available on all non-M derivatives, the Edition Sport package Read More

New Audi A3 Convertible can park itself

Posted on August 12th, 2008

The new Audi A3 Cabriolet now has the added ability to now park itself, thanks to what Audi calls the ‘Parallel Park Assist system’. Working in conjunction with the A3 Cabriolet’s sophisticated in-dash Driver’s Information Read More

Peugeot releases ‘Blue Lion’ identifying label for greener cars

Posted on August 12th, 2008

To assist customers in identifying the cleanest and most environmentally friendly vehicles in its model range, Peugeot has introduced a new identification system for its cars named the ‘Blue Lion’ standard. The standard will be Read More

Porsche Cayenne to feature diesel power courtesy of Audi

Posted on August 11th, 2008

Porsche CEO Wendelin Wiedeking has confirmed that the Cayenne will feature a diesel engine option and arrive sometime in 2010. The diesel unit is expected to be dropped into the Cayenne unchanged from its Audi Read More

Ultra exclusive Aston Martin One-77

Posted on August 11th, 2008

Aston Martin has released a snapshot of the stunning new One-77 which is set to have a price tag of £1million (NZ$2.7million). One-77 fuses advanced technology with stunning Aston Martin design to create possibly the world’s Read More

Smart fortwo wins the Cannonball Run

Posted on August 11th, 2008

A smart fortwo gave its high-powered opposition plenty of ‘fuel for thought’ when it sprinted to victory in the Cannonball Run — a 4830km dash across Europe inspired by the famous 80s film starring Burt Read More

Mitsubishi to increase production of i-MiEV in respose to high demand

Posted on August 11th, 2008

Mitsubishi has announced that its Joint Venture — Lithium Energy Japan — will soon begin construction on its new factory in Kusatsu, Shiga Prefecture. The JV was founded between GS Yuasa Corp., Mitsubishi Motors Corporation Read More