The new Mercedes GLA SUV has gone on sale in Japan and Mercedes are using the Mario Bros game to get the attention of potential GLA buyers. Car makers are always looking for a new way to grab car buyer’s attention and shift some metal from their showrooms. But Mercedes has turned the clock back to […]
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The Volkswagen GTI Roadster from Gran Turismo has been made real with the unveiling of the car at the VW tuners show at Worthersee. We revealed last week that VW were making their GTI Roadster from the Gran Turismo game in to a real car for the Worthersee show, and they have. Blurring the lines […]
Car2Go – a SMART car sharing club run by Daimler and Europcar – is shutting up shop in the UK as UK drivers haven’t taken to the idea of car sharing. Need a car for a quick trip across town and don’t want to use public transport of a taxi? Then a car-sharing club is […]
The Audi A3 Clubsport – a concept hot A3 for Worthersee with 518bhp – is now shown on video and looks to point at a new Audi RS3. It’s a couple of weeks since Audi revealed their A3 Clubsport as a concept for the Worthersee show, and now we get to see the Clubsport on […]
Jaguar and Lexus have shared the honours as the top car makers in the 2014 J D Power Survey, with the VW Up! named top car. It’s time for the 2014 J.D. Power Survey results, and this year the honours for top car maker have been shared between Jaguar – which has won in the […]
The new Ford Mustang was opened up for pre-orders during the UEFA Champions League final and got 500 registrations in the first 30 seconds. The new Ford Mustang effectively went on sale in Europe at the UEFA Champions League final at the weekend, and it was an overwhelming success for Ford. Not only did Ford […]
The Audi RS5 TDI Concept has been revealed with 380bhp and a small electric turbo to eliminate turbo lag and produce more responsiveness. It’s two years since Audi revealed it was working on an electric turbo to be used in a twin-turbo setup, with the electric turbo able to offer boost pressure from much lower down […]
The first prototype of its self-driving car has been revealed by Google as it plans to build 100 cars to extend testing over the next few years. Google might not be the first company that springs to mind as a car maker, but Tesla has already proved that Silicon Valley can produce a car that […]
With the new Bentley SUV taking a more ‘Continental’ approach to design, Bentley has released a teaser video of their Range Rover competitor to tease its design. Now the Bentley SUV has changed design direction after the poor reception the ‘Lorry with a Mulsanne Face’ EXP 9 F got, and is now going to be […]
The updated Fiat 500, revealed at the Geneva Motor Show in March, is now on sale in the UK with a new engine, new Cult trim and pries from £10,160. It’s hard to update a car that’s already a pastiche of an original, so Fiat has been very cautious with the updates for the Fiat […]