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Volkswagen Group Top Engineer Hackenburg Resigns Amid Dieselgate Fallout

On: Mon, Dec 7, 2015 at 3:00PM | By: Carl Malek


Volkswagen Group Top Engineer Hackenburg Resigns Amid Dieselgate Fallout test 1-1

Volkswagen's investigation into dieselgate has kicked into high gear and the effort has claimed its first high ranking casualty with the resignation of Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg. Hackenberg was a member of the Board of Management of AUDI AG with responsibility for Audi's Technical Development; he was also responsible for technical development of all of the Volkswagen Group's brands.


Lamborghini Urus To Recieve Twin-Turbocharged V8

On: Sat, Dec 5, 2015 at 10:07AM | By: Carl Malek


Lamborghini Urus To Recieve Twin-Turbocharged V8 test 1-1

A new report reveals that the Lamborghini Urus will make history by being the first Lamborghini product to arrive with a production twin turbocharged V8.


Mercedes-AMG To Launch SLR Succeeding Supercar?

On: Tue, Dec 1, 2015 at 7:03AM | By: Carl Malek


Mercedes-AMG To Launch SLR Succeeding Supercar? test 1-1

The saga of Mercedes-AMG's upcoming supercar entry has been long and murky with various reports claiming that the project is currently in a state of limbo with its future uncertain. However, if a new report is to believed, it appears that Mercedes-AMG has given the car the green light for production and development signaling a very strong future for the currently unnamed model.


U.S. Lawmakers Delay Work On Law That Mandates Noisemakers for EV's

On: Mon, Nov 30, 2015 at 10:36AM | By: Carl Malek


U.S. Lawmakers Delay Work On Law That Mandates Noisemakers for EV's test 1-1

Electric cars have always been known not only for their exceptional fuel economy figures, they are extremely quiet. This has helped reduce noise pollution, but unfortunately has created a new problem due to the cars wreaking havoc on pedestrians, especially the visually impaired. Many automakers are aware of the issue and some have developed tentative solutions, but mandatory regulation for all EVs and hybrids to have them has been slow in coming.


 

Hybrid Porsche 911 Coming In 2018???

On: Mon, Nov 30, 2015 at 9:42AM | By: Carl Malek


Hybrid Porsche 911 Coming In 2018??? test 1-1

The Porsche 911 has always been known for being one of the most capable sportscars on the market; however, its extensive bag of tricks does not include a hybrid model. But if a new report is to be believed, that could very well change in the near future.


Lincoln Revival To Not Include Rear Wheel Drive, Brand Identity; Core Models To Remain Center Stage

On: Sat, Nov 28, 2015 at 9:57AM | By: Carl Malek


Lincoln Revival To Not Include Rear Wheel Drive, Brand Identity; Core Models To Remain Center Stage test 1-1

With the recent resurgence of Lincoln these days, it is easy to forget that just a few years ago Ford was ready to put the proverbial axe to Lincoln. With sales that were on life support, and models that failed to standout in the crowded luxury market, things looked bleak for Ford's luxury division. However, thanks to new models such as the MKC crossover, as well as the updated MKZ, sales have seen a 7.3 percent increase through the month of October and look to continue their trend upward through the month of November. While the 2017 MKZ debuts a new and improved styling language, Lincoln representatives revealed that the brand still plans to keep a calculated pace in its revival plans.


GM Outsourcing Van Production To AM General???

On: Fri, Nov 27, 2015 at 5:20PM | By: Carl Malek


GM Outsourcing Van Production To AM General??? test 1-1

General Motors has a runaway hit on its hands with the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon midsize pickup trucks, and this strong success could possibly be forcing GM to rethink some of its internal operations, especially in regards to its commercial van division, if a letter released by the company to workers in Wentzville, Missouri, is to be believed.


Will Volkswagen Shutter Phaeton Assembly Plant?

On: Fri, Nov 27, 2015 at 9:00AM | By: Carl Malek


Will Volkswagen Shutter Phaeton Assembly Plant? test 1-1

Amid the ever-growing fallout that is a result of Dieselgate, Volkswagen could be forced to make some drastic moves to cut costs to weather the storm, including the closure of the firm's plant in Dresden, thus ending production of the ultra-luxurious Phaeton sedan.


450,000 copies of the Ford Fusion/Mercury Milan recalled over fire risk

On: Wed, Nov 25, 2015 at 12:28PM | By: Teddy Field


450,000 copies of the Ford Fusion/Mercury Milan recalled over fire risk test 1-1

When the refreshed Ford Fusion / Mercury Milan debuted in 2010, they were hot cars. Midsize stalwarts like the Toyota Camry and Honda Accord finally had serious American competition. And now the popular Ford twins could become 'hot' for another reason. A very bad reason...


Next Generation Nissan GT-R Delayed Till 2020???

On: Mon, Nov 23, 2015 at 4:13PM | By: Carl Malek


Next Generation Nissan GT-R Delayed Till 2020??? test 1-1

When the Nissan Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo was first unveiled, it was thought that it would preview many of the design cues that would make their appearance on the next generation GT-R supercar. However, if rumors are proven to be correct, it also previews the year when the next generation will arrive. That could mean a long delay—as long as 10 years potentially—leaving the GT-R in the dust when rivals such as Ferrari and Lamborghini update their offerings for the foreseeable future. 


Tesla Recalls Every Single Model S Ever Made

On: Mon, Nov 23, 2015 at 2:19PM | By: Teddy Field


Tesla Recalls Every Single Model S Ever Made test 1-1

Tesla has always marched to the beat of their own drum. And when it comes to handling safety recalls, other car manufacturers could learn a thing or two from the Silicon Valley newcomer. They recently discovered a safety issue on one car, so just to be safe, they're recalling every Model S that they've ever made...