March 16, 2015
It is to be a history making car for the BMW brand and over the weekend the company officially revealed their full production ready plug in hybrid SUV model which has been given the name of the X5 xDrive40e. Plug in hybrid models are certainly a rapidly increasingly popular vehicle and now with BMW trying their hand in the field they could become even more popular. The new model revealed by the firm will be carrying a two litre, turbocharged petrol engine and this will of course be paired up to an electric motor with an eight speed transmission system also confirmed. Aswell as confirming th... - Read more
March 13, 2015
Over the years many motorcycle manufacturers have taken the plunge and focused a lot of attention on scooters aswell as their motorcycle range. We have seen Peugeot, Yamaha and Honda amongst the line up who have proven to be dab hand with their models. One company though who have not decided to make a scooter in this generation though is Ducati. In the whole brands existence, there have only been two scooters on offer which were during the sixties and the company have denied any scooter plans in the past, that is until now however. Although the news is not set in stone, the Italian's ow... - Read more
March 13, 2015
The Grand Voyager is a multi purpose vehicle or mini van if you will, produced by Chrysler. The car has been produced now for the past twenty seven years with production first getting underway in 1988. The vehicle has been sold primarily on the European market over the course of this time with a total of five generations of the car being made available. Today we are having a look into the latest version of the car to be launched, with the fifth generation range going on sale from 2008. Only diesel engines are offered with the Grand Voyager so sorry petrol fans nothing to be found here. This... - Read more
March 13, 2015
It is all set to be an amazing year after a rough 2014 for the Honda brand. The company will this year once again make a name for themselves with the brand new NSX hybrid supercar and their new Civic Type R. With vehicles like this becoming a popular choice for Honda, it comes as no surprise that many fans around the world have had the idea that the firm may be looking more now at sports vehicles than other models to sell around the world. Honda have however commented on the speculation by stating that this is not the case. Sports styles are certainly proving to be popular for the company b... - Read more
March 12, 2015
Today for our daily car review, we are focusing on the Chrysler brand who have been selling a supermini vehicle under the name of the Ypsilon here for the past four years. In other countries the car is known as the Lancia Ypsilon but here in the UK,Japan and Ireland it is under the Chrysler badge. The Ypsilon is claimed by the brand to be the most fuel efficient vehicle that they offer with just 74.3 mpg returned. The car offers some good pieces of kit as standard but a vast number of great features are also available to buy as optional extras. The vehicle comes to you in the form of a five... - Read more
March 12, 2015
We have all seen the increasing rate in which crossover vehicles from a range of manufacturers has picked up over the past number of years with the likes of Nissan with the Juke and Fiat with their 500X gaining a lot of interest. Another company who are in top form with their crossover range is Honda who have just recently revealed their brand new CR-V model. The HR-V is another vehicle that the brand offer crossover wise too. There is some concern for another one of their additions though which doesn't seem to be doing so well sales and popularity wise. The Crosstour is a model that ha... - Read more
March 11, 2015
Audi have this week held a press conference just one week after they participated in the Geneva Motor Show when they revealed their brand new R8 model. At that time, a new all electric SUV was also teased. Now just one week later the company have been making headlines once again at their conference. The company have announced that their new A8 carrying autonomous technology will go on sale from 2017, their new EV SUV has been teased with an image and a new A4 revised model has also been announced. This is just the tip of the iceberg for the company though as they have also revealed their pl... - Read more
March 11, 2015
Dr Ulrich Hackenburg from Audi has had a lot to say over the past couple of days by announcing an all electric SUV model, the launch of the next A8 in 2017 and a range of more new models in the future. The next on the agenda for Hackenburg though was the news that the brand are all set to reveal their brand new A4 addition and it will receive its grand debut from the Frankfurt Motor Show which takes place in September. It is expected that the new model is going to be an updated version of the current model. No specifications were given regarding the new A4 though but we see some strong poss... - Read more
March 10, 2015
For another car review today, we are looking in the direction of the Honda brand with one of their luxurious Sedan vehicles known as the Accord Tourer. The Tourer is a later addition in the Accord range that begin with its first production in 1976. Since then the range has proven to be a constant seller for the Japanese brand with a grand total of nine different life cycles for the vehicle being offered over the years. The Tourer version of the range first got a launch in 2010 and we are now five years into the cars run and it is still proving to be a loved car by the world and still offers... - Read more
March 10, 2015
Our vehicle of choice today comes to us from the Chevrolet brand with one of their small style SUV models. The car that we have focused on today for our daily review of the Trax model which first became available on the streets of the United Kingdom in 2013. It was a split launch for this particular model as in 2013 we received the car in Europe but countries such as Japan,China and America did not receive the car until one year later. The interest in small style SUV models has certainly increased a vast amount over the years with some of the best examples of the range being the likes of th... - Read more