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Jaguar axes XE wagon rumors

On: Wed, May 4, 2016 at 10:23AM | By: Carl Malek


Jaguar axes XE wagon rumors test 1-1

Jaguar's XE sport sedan has been making waves in Europe, and is set to make its U.S. debut very soon. However, Jaguar has revealed that a wagon variant is not in the cards, silencing rumors that it was considering an estate version to challenge established rivals like BMW and Mercedes Benz.


Ferrari Could Be Forced to Revamp Strategy For Ailing Luxury Goods Line

On: Fri, Apr 22, 2016 at 2:47PM | By: Carl Malek


Ferrari Could Be Forced to Revamp Strategy For Ailing Luxury Goods Line test 1-1

When Ferrari was spun off by FCA several months ago, the Italian sports car company had goals of expanding its influence into other forms of luxury goods, but sluggish progress in this arena may force Ferrari to reset its long term goals, according to a report released by Automotive News.


Volkswagen engineers used code words when referring to emissions cheating

On: Thu, Apr 21, 2016 at 10:28AM | By: Carl Malek


Volkswagen engineers used code words when referring to emissions cheating test 1-1

Volkswagen's ongoing emission scandal has revealed many troubling factors that were rampant in the company during the period that emissions control-cheating software was installed in diesel-powered Volkswagen models. Now, new evidence appears to suggest that VW workers actually had a list of code words designed to cover up the cheating in oral and document exchanges.


FCA Willing To Build Model 3 Fighter If Business Case Makes Sense

On: Thu, Apr 21, 2016 at 10:27AM | By: Carl Malek


FCA Willing To Build Model 3 Fighter If Business Case Makes Sense test 1-1

Tesla just recently unveiled its long awaited Model 3 sedan and, with the car expected to take on rivals such as the Bolt EV, it is only a matter of time before other automakers put the futuristic four door in their cross hairs. Case in point is FCA; the has company stated that it is willing to build a Model 3 fighter of its own, but only if it makes sense on a business level, according to recent statements by FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne.


 

Mazda Rules Out Future Performance Models

On: Tue, Apr 12, 2016 at 1:31PM | By: Carl Malek


Mazda Rules Out Future Performance Models test 1-1

In a move that could potentially break the hearts of some of its diehard fans, Mazda has revealed that it will not pursue development of future Speed variants for its current model lineup. 


Ford's Prius-busting Model E slowly taking shape according to new report

On: Tue, Apr 12, 2016 at 1:13PM | By: Carl Malek


Ford's Prius-busting Model E slowly taking shape according to new report test 1-1

With Chevrolet putting the final touches on its Bolt EV, a new report from  Automotive News  says that Ford has not missed a beat and is preparing a new eco-friendly hatchback to target rivals such as the Bolt, Toyota Prius, and the Hyundai Ioniq and firmly establishing its position as a leader in creating innovative technology for the growth of EV and alternative fuel vehicles.


Tesla Is Using Augmented Reality Technology To Improve EV Production

On: Sat, Mar 26, 2016 at 9:05AM | By: Carl Malek


Tesla Is Using Augmented Reality Technology To Improve EV Production test 1-1

Tesla has always been a company known for being a leading figure in innovation, thanks in part to its Model S sedan, as well as its novel direct sales approach. However, according to a new report, Tesla has managed to become a triple threat of innovations when it comes to vehicle production, which could have implications for its upcoming volume entry, the Model 3 sedan.


Jaguar To Build Hybrid Replacement For Flagship XJ?

On: Thu, Mar 24, 2016 at 12:20PM | By: Carl Malek


Jaguar To Build Hybrid Replacement For Flagship XJ? test 1-1

Jaguar's XJ flagship sedan has always been one of the most stylish offerings in the ultra-luxury sedan segment.However, its aging platform and engine lineup have helped put the big cat behind recently updated offerings from Germany and Japan. The folks at Jaguar aim to correct these flaws, and appear to have commited to building a replacement that could be powered exclusively by a hybrid powertrain.


BMW Forsees Bright Future In Driverless Cars

On: Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 8:46AM | By: Carl Malek


BMW Forsees Bright Future In Driverless Cars test 1-1

Following nearly a century of designing "the ultimate driving machine" for its customers, BMW is preparing for a future where driverless cars will become a bigger part of the automotive industry, according to a new report that was released by Reuters.


FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne Urges Apple Not To Build Car By Itself, Confirms FCA Is Not In Merger Talks

On: Mon, Mar 7, 2016 at 2:49PM | By: Carl Malek


FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne Urges Apple Not To Build Car By Itself, Confirms FCA Is Not In Merger Talks test 1-1

FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne recently shared his thoughts on Apple's plans for a possible autonomous car urging the California based tech company to not go on its own with the project while also shooting down new rumors of the company engaging in merger talks.


BMW To Revive 8 Series By End Of Decade?

On: Wed, Mar 2, 2016 at 4:03PM | By: Carl Malek


BMW To Revive 8 Series By End Of Decade? test 1-1

Rumors of a possible revival of the 8 Series moniker have floated around the automotive industry for several years, but so far no solid proof has surfaced of whether BMW is, indeed, reviving its flagship model. However, a new report has added new fuel to these speculations, and it appears that BMW is, indeed, moving forward with the idea of adding the technology and styling-themed model back into its lineup.