Automobiles

ACURA RL is Now RLX; Adds State-of-the-Art Technologies

March 30, 2012 / 1 Comment

For the past few months, people at Acura have been busy on what seems to be work related to building an automotive beast that is powerful as well as gorgeous at the same time. The result is a car named RLX, which of course incorporates an extra letter signifying the modifications they have undergone with the RL model. Acura’s next flagship ...

BMW-Toyota Pact for Li-ion Battery Research

March 29, 2012 / No Comments

BMW is doing all it can to craft a sustainable future. The luxury car maker has been very keen to co-invest in the development of new green technologies with other major automobile manufacturers. Recently, we the German car maker signed a memorandum of understanding to work collectively to discover new fronts in green technologies with Toyota. We have now come across ...

Fisker Nina Plug-in Hybrid Teased

March 23, 2012 / No Comments

Fisker is trying its best to supply consumers with what they need, rather than making random cars from which consumers can choose from. After the successful saga of their Karma, the company is now busy giving final touches to their new Nina. The Fisker Nina is expected to make its debut at the upcoming New York Auto Show. We now have ...

Porsche 918 Spyder Production Model for 2013 Auto Show Febut

March 22, 2012 / No Comments

The 918 Spyder is one of three Porsche models with hybrid drive that made their world debut at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show. Now it is going to roll out on roads, as the production unit of the firm is all set to start the production of this car. This magnificent beast is an open two-seater and it is powered by ...

Porsche Panamera Hybrid to Come by 2014

March 21, 2012 / No Comments

Hybrid cars are picking up pace, with automakers and consumers looking for better fuel economy. While reducing emissions, they also reduce their impact on the environment. Porsche is planning to launch a hybrid Panamera by 2014 and it is expected to be a huge hit.   While some manufacturers like Nissan and Tesla have thrown in with the pure electric program, offering ...

Swiss Going Electric; 62-Mile Electric Road Project Coming Soon

March 15, 2012 / No Comments

The green highway project implemented by Sweden and Norway had already taken a slot alongside the Finnish project on innovative transport projects. Now it seems like Swiss wants to stay ahead of the game. They are planning to build a 62 mile road stretch and the best part about it is that it is completely electric. Recent studies have shown that ...

Nissan Dealer Network in Europe to Grow Tenfold

March 14, 2012 / No Comments

The Nissan Leaf is a wonderful car and the automaker wants it to be the most popular car in the coming season. For that, Nissan has decided to increase the number of car dealers in Europe to 1,000, which, of course, is 10 times the number of dealers they have right now. Nissan is expecting to sell Leaf in 14 European ...

Toyota Yaris Hybrid is a Cheaper Prius

March 13, 2012 / No Comments

As you all know,Toyota has been under pressure to launch a cheaper version of the famous Prius for some time now. And, you also know that folks at the automaker’s assembly line were lenient enough to come up with a solution. The latest is that the model is coming. Toyota will unwrap their Yaris Hybrid in Geneva. Yaris's base model will be ...

Toyota Ft-Bh Video Elaborates on Amazing Fuel-Efficiency

March 13, 2012 / No Comments

The Toyota FT-Bh Concept was unveiled at the 2012 Geneva Auto Show and it points at a future fuel-efficient Toyota that could be powered by CNG. The concept could also take the form of a plug-in hybrid, achieving an average of 134.5 mpg and this one looks like a heir to the Prius throne. Driving the hybrid concept is a two-cylinder ...

Fisker Surf to Roll Out as Expected in 2013

March 12, 2012 / No Comments

Fisker Automotive has been in the news lately due to their Karma model and its call back due to the battery problem. Now the firm is topping news space again with an assurance that their upcoming model Surf will start its sales in 2013. Based on the Fisker Karma, the 2013 Fisker Surf has a wagon like appearance. A hatch and ...