Login to your account
Not a member? Register now.
AutoShopperBlog

Subscribe To The Blog:




Follow Us



The Latest News And Reviews
Throughout The Car Industry



Categories: Car News

Mercedes Benz Unveils CLA Shooting Brake

On: Wed, Nov 26, 2014 at 2:21PM | By: Carl Malek


Mercedes Benz Unveils CLA Shooting Brake test 1-1

Mercedes Benz has taken the veil off of its highly anticipated CLA Shooting Brake. The CLA is not only the succesor to the larger CLS Shooting Brake, it mixes the flowing lines of a four-door coupe and a pratically sized cargo area in a relatively small package. That will give the CLA a stylish niche in the compact luxury segment.


Veteran Gets Keys to 2015 Challenger Hellcat

On: Wed, Nov 26, 2014 at 10:53AM | By: Gary P Garry


2015 Dodge Challenger Hellcat test 2

When you think of celebrities that are all about cars, one name is probably going to pop into your mind above all others. The longtime host of The Tonight Show, Jay Leno, is well-known for his off-the-chain collection of cars, both classic and new.


BMW Considers Production Increase To Meet High Demand

On: Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 9:04AM | By: Carl Malek


BMW Considers Production Increase To Meet High Demand test 1-1

Amid a surge of demand for its hyperefficent i8 supercar, BMW is considering a significant increase in production. The unexpected levels of demand have emerged following the car's launch to dealerships, and BMW wants to increase inventory to maintain the present level of momentum that the i8 has initiated among consumers.


Pretty Pweeese! Volkswagen Golf R 400 May Be Headed For Production

On: Mon, Nov 24, 2014 at 3:03PM | By: Teddy Field


Pretty Pweeese! Volkswagen Golf R 400 May Be Headed For Production test 1-1

Every car nut loves a hot-hatch. They handle like a sports car, have plenty of power, yet they still offer all the practicality found in a normal hatchback. The Volkswagen Golf GTI is the recognized standard bearer, but the 395hp Volkswagen Golf R 400 takes that recipe to a whole other level. And it may be headed for the production line.


 

Warning: Avoid Telephone Poles in Minivans

On: Sat, Nov 22, 2014 at 9:09AM | By: Karen Cook


Warning: Avoid Telephone Poles in Minivans test 1-1

At some point in our lives most of us reach the time to have a family. Time to stop hitting the bars on Friday night and trade in the snazzy red two-seater for a “family car”. For a large percentage of parents that means a minivan. There are lots of choices in this vehicle that offers room for children, friends, and overnight bags, as well as soccer equipment and groceries. But do they offer safety? Being the epitome of the family car, one would think so. The latest tests from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) throw that assumption into question.


New Shelby GT350 Mustang Displayed in California

On: Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 11:34AM | By: Gary P Garry


2016 GT350  test 2

There are certain names that can be mentioned only in reverential tones. In the automotive world, the name Carroll Shelby would fit into this category. He was born in 1923, and he devoted six decades to the craft of automotive design.


Review: 2015 Subaru Impreza

On: Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 10:40AM | By: Karen Cook


Review: 2015 Subaru Impreza test 1-1

The updated 2015 Impreza boasts several new features and upgraded technology. It also gets a new front end which is based on the Subaru Legacy and puts a refreshed bumper, grille, and headlights on the sedan and hatchback versions. The sedan also gets new lip spoiler to boost its aerodynamic capabilities.


Mercedes AnnouncesNew Model Designations

On: Tue, Nov 18, 2014 at 11:59AM | By: Teddy Field


Mercedes AnnouncesNew Model Designations test 1-1

Following similar moves by Cadillac and Infiniti, Mercedes Benz has developed a new naming strategy for its most popular models. Except here, the model designations actually make sense. Click through to find out more…


Putin to Build Fleet of State Super-Vehicles

On: Sat, Nov 15, 2014 at 12:57PM | By: Bill Wilson


Putin to Build Fleet of State Super-Vehicles test 1-1

Being the head of Russia’s government has its perks, even in these post-Soviet days.  As proof, President Vladimir Putin is pushing ahead with plans for a fleet of custom-built vehicles that would turn even the wealthiest dot-com billionaires green with envy.  Dubbed “Project Cortege,” the initiative formally started in 2011, after earlier efforts were put on hold due to economic and financial issues.


Scion Previews iM Hatchback Concept

On: Fri, Nov 14, 2014 at 2:20PM | By: Carl Malek


Scion Previews iM Hatchback Concept test 1-1

Following the prior release of several veiled teaser images, Scion has officially taken the shroud of secrecy off its L.A.-bound iM concept which will make its formal debut at the 2014 L.A. Auto Show next week. The concept should a compelling preview of what could be a replacement for the ill-fated and equally ill-conceived Scion XD hatchback (which was, in turn, a replacement for the equally mediocre and unsuccessful Scion xA).


Mercedes Reintroducing the Maybach' Somebody Call Rick Ross!!

On: Fri, Nov 14, 2014 at 12:24PM | By: Teddy Field


Mercedes Reintroducing the Maybach' Somebody Call Rick Ross!! test 1-1

Back in 2002, Mercedes relaunched the Maybach brand to compete with Rolls Royce and Bentley at the top of the market. The ultra-lux brand quickly found favor with Asian moguls and American rappers, but high production costs and low volume led to its demise in 2012. Mercedes is hoping that the third time will be the charm, however, as they once again resurrect the Maybach name for a bespoke version of the new S-Class. So break out those gold chains and get ready for the reeeeeeeemix!