August 16, 2013
The New Fiat 500 L MPW   The Fiat 500 is known for being a quirky small city car that brought economical transportation to the mass population in Italy. However, Fiat have designed a new 500 model that will be approximately four metres long and a seven seat people carrier.   This new model will rival that of the Ford Grand C- Max and the Mercedes B-Class for size as Fiat look for the Gap in the market that will return the brand back to the best. Fiat believe that by offering a cheaper alternative to the Ford Grand C-Max and models alike. Fiat also state that the ne... - Read more
August 15, 2013
The popularity of the Vauxhall Corsa   The Vauxhall Corsa has been consistently in the top ten of UK sales for the past number of years. However, the Vauxhall model has struggled as of late due to the success of the Ford Fiesta model.   The Vauxhall Corsa and the Fiesta model have been in a long fought battle as they both look to go head to head each and every time a new model is released. The Supermini market is a tough one to grapple for new models entering and the Vauxhall Corsa and Fiesta models seem to have it sewn up.   The Vauxhall Corsa is some... - Read more
August 15, 2013
BMW officials have wavered suggestions that the company is going ahead with the development of a brand new range topping coupe that will feature the 8 series badge.  The company put the rumour mill into a spin with the unleashing of the BMW Gran Lusso Concept, which was designed by Pininfarina, at the recent Villa d'Este concours in Italy along with the suggestion that it would be able to bring the 8 series name back as a Bentley Continental GT rival.  Though, Chief of research and development Herbert Diess said that it was far too early to make a call on whether it will be... - Read more
August 14, 2013
Ford Fiesta Helps the UK to a 10 per cent Increase in Sales   Figures that have been released in the last number of weeks have highlighted the dramatic change in the UK Car Market as the Ford Fiesta model just keeps on selling. Within the last 18 months, the UK Car market has gone from the the depths of despair to just behind Germany in the best selling nation within Europe.   Whilst the majority of countries within Europe continue to struggle, the UK have been striving to 18 consecutive months of increasing sales figures within the Automotive market. The Ford bran... - Read more
August 14, 2013
The GLA from Mercedes is a brand new compact SUV which is set for release  in November, with an expected price of £25,000.  The new SUV will be going head to head with the BMW X1 and the Audi Q3 when it arrives in showrooms in November this year. It is based on the same MFA modular platform as the Mercedes A-Class, though it is 61mm taller and 125mm longer than the hatch, with 4,417mm by 1,804mm by 1,494mm dimensions.  The size of the boot is also 80 litres bigger than that of the A-Class, at 421 litres. The practicality of the boot can also be enhanced by the option... - Read more
August 13, 2013
Spy pictures have been revealed across the internet of the Honda Civic Type R, which was spotted being tested against it's main rivals.   The 2015 Honda model is taking shape nad has been caught on European roads for the very first time, testing against it's key rivals. The new Honda Civic Type-R looks seemingly more menacing than the regular hatchback model, as would be expected from a hot hatchback which reportedly produces way over 300 brake horsepower.  A large intercooler can be spied through the front air intakres and wider grille. This works along with the large ... - Read more
August 13, 2013
Jaguar is set to release it's most radical vehicle for decades in 2016.  Insiders from the luxury car company have said that the new Jaguar model could be their version of thre Evoque, both selling in rather substantial volumes, as well as changing perceptions of the company. The pricing is expected to rival that of the X3 from BMW, an entry level rear wheel drive version of the model will be £31,000.  The companies crossover concept car has been in development for more than two years so far, it has been hinted that Jaguar could unleash a teaser concept vehicle as ear... - Read more
August 12, 2013
The Q30 concept from Infiniti will be officially unleashed at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September and produced at Nissan's Sunderland assembly plant.  The Q30 concept car was unveiled ahead of it's official debut and shows the first premium compact hatchback from the company, it will be taking on the likes of the Audi A3 and the BMW 1 Series.  A teaser sketch was released by the company across the internet, to give fans and inquisitive car lovers out there an insight into how the Q30 will look, before it is officially revealed next month. It also gives people a glimps... - Read more
August 12, 2013
The Cascada model from Vauxhall will be getting a more efficient and more powerful 1.6 litre turbo petrol engine.   The model is to be fitted with a flagship 197 brake horsepower 1.6 litre turbo petrol engine, which is due to be making it's official debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show next month.  The new direct injection turbo engine is a newly designed four cylinder Spark Ignition Direct Injection motor (SIDI). It follows the 1.0 litre three cylinder turbo engine that was recently announced by the company, which is available with the Adam supermini model.  These eng... - Read more
August 10, 2013
Audi has OK'd it's very first MPV (Multi Purpose Vehicle), sources have said that it will become a part of the current Audi A3 family.  The model is more than likely to be offered in five and seven seat configurations and could come with the badge V4.  The Audi A3's MQB platform offers flexibility to be able to build models with an inflated driving position and the new model will more than likely use the longer rear overhang of the MQB's saloon version, to host a third row of seats.  ANE, the industry paper has recently reported that a concept versi... - Read more