Hot on the heels of the Mercedes A-Class facelift, Mercedes rolls out a range of engine and other tweaks for the rest of its compact range – B-Class, CLA and GLA. It’s only a little over a months since the Mercedes A-Class got a facelift, with more options, greener engines and more power, especially the range-topping […]
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Toyota is expanding the appeal of the Yaris Hybrid by introducing two new model choices – Active and Sport – to add to the existing Icon and Excel models. When hybrid cars first started hitting the market, car makers marketed them as unique, standalone models – like the Toyota Prius – so buyers could shout […]
German premium car makers Audi, BMW and Daimler have bought Nokia’s HERE digital mapping business to secure access in a £2 billion deal. Mapping services are becoming more and more integrated in cars, not just for Sat Nav but for stuff like clever suspension that adjusts to suit the roads its on and, even more […]
The Hyundai i20 Active Crossover – a jacked-up crossover take on Hyundai’s best-selling i20 – is heading for a debut at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show. The Hyundai i20 is already a big-seller for Hyundai, but with the world and his dog wanting even their little hatchbacks to have a bit of off-road butch, Hyundai […]
A range-topping Audi Q7 is on the way fitted with a new 4.0 litre V8 diesel with three turbos delivering 430bhp and a mountain of torque. The new Audi Q7 was finally revealed at the end of 2014, and it looks like there’s now a new Audi SQ7 – in the mould of the Audi SQ5 […]
The new Bentley Bentayga SUV – Bentley’s challenge for the Range Rover market – shows its off-road abilities in a new ‘tease’ video from Bentley. The last time we saw the Bentley Bentayga, it was blatting round the Nurburgring looking a bit like a fish out of water. But in this latest ‘keep the Bentayga in the […]
The Financial Times is reporting that Amazon has paid Top Gear’s Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, James May and Andy Wilman $250 million for their car show. The rumours and counter rumours about the future of Top Gear’s Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May – and producer Andy Wilman – have ended this week with […]
The Lexus RC 200t is the latest edition to the Lexus range, bringing the 2.0 litre turbo petrol engine to the BMW 4-Series rival. Arrives in the UK late 2015. Lexus are starting to roll out the 2.0 lire turbo petrol engine across their range, with the new NX 200t already out of the gates, […]
Spyker has come out of its latest financial crisis with plans to merge with Volta Volare and create electric cars and planes, says Victor Muller. Victor Muller isn’t a man who gives up, and considering the woes that have befallen Spyker, it’s a good thing. Late last year we reported that Spyker had been made bankrupt, […]
The new Michelin CrossClimate tyres have been given a credibility boost with the decision by British Gas to fit them to their entire 13,000 fleet of vehicles. Back in March, we revealed that Michelin had created a new tyre – the Michelin CrossClimate – that worked like a summer tyre in warm conditions but had all […]