Chrysler surges ahead with electric vehicles

Posted on September 24th, 2008

Chrysler has announced plans to introduce three electric-drive vehicle prototypes, only one will be selected for production for the North American market in 2010 and European markets the following year. The three options include a Read More

Audi RS6 sedan revealed

Posted on September 23rd, 2008

We’ve driven the station wagon RS6 (the Avant) – brutally quick, well-appointed, but lacking in soul. Here’s what the sedan will look like when it arrives possibly in 2009. It will be officially unveiled next Read More

Higgins-Aube Energya

Posted on September 23rd, 2008

Higgins-Aube, a young Canadian company, has shown early images of its latest creation, the Energya (no, we don’t know how to pronounce it), a three-wheeled vehicle. The Energya is designed as a light, high performance Read More

Honda develops an even safer airbag

Posted on September 23rd, 2008

Honda has developed an even safer airbag – the world’s first driver-side i-SRS airbag system – that continuously stages the volume of airbag-inflating gas, thereby combining enhanced occupant protection with reduced occupant impact. Honda plans Read More

Audi Travolution project gets your car talking to traffic lights

Posted on September 23rd, 2008

Frustrating, fuel-sapping stops at red traffic lights could soon be the exception rather than the rule thanks to a new initiative being championed by Audi aimed at streamlining urban traffic flow and reducing CO2 emissions. Read More

Lorinser beefs up the Mercedes-Benz SL500

Posted on September 22nd, 2008

SL originally stood for Sport Light. Cars have got heavier and heavier as manufacturers have improved both safety and the interior comfort. Lorinser, though, has attempted to take back the driving pleasure implied in the Read More

MTM Audi R8R – supercharged R8

Posted on September 22nd, 2008

MTM versions of Audis products have been on the market for more than 20 years, and now it has launched what it possibly it’s most extreme Audi yet: the twin-screw supercharged Audi R8R. This gives Read More

Revamped Mazda RX-8 launched at Pukekohe

Posted on September 22nd, 2008

The new Mazda RX-8 sees better fuel economy, more power, new gearboxes (6-speed auto, or the 6-speed manual derived from the MX-5), and is a full $6,500 cheaper than the outgoing model. Improvements to the Read More