Geneva Car Show Sentiment Boosted By Weak Euro, Oil Price. Sales Will Rise A Bit in 2015, But Pre-Crisis Highs Still Distant Dream. More SUVs Will Be Good For Bottom Lines. Exotic Sports Cars Will Keep Excitement High. The Geneva Car Show will open its doors to the public as the European industry faces a […]
Aston Martin Vulcan Will Seek Spotlight In Geneva. Price? $2.8 Million. Only 24 Will Be ...
Ferrari 488 GTB Will Have Twin-Turbo Technology. “Is It More Beautiful Than The Honda NSX, ...
Skoda Superb Mark III Takes A Bow In Prague. New Model Claims Much Content, “Clever” ...
BMW Pushes Model Range Envelope With 7-Seat Minivan. “BMW doesn’t think a vehicle like this ...
Skoda Fabia. Small Car With Terrific All-round Ability, Just Like Bunches Of Others. Did Parent ...
Aston Martin Vulcan Will Seek Spotlight In Geneva. Price? $2.8 Million. Only 24 Will Be Made. Perhaps Ferrari won’t have everything its own way this year at the Geneva car show when it seeks to hog the spotlight as the most exotic wheels on view. This year Ferrari’s new 488 GTB will be pressured by […]
SUV, Pricey Supercars To The Fore At The Geneva Car Show. Will New Diesel Sales Succumb To Unfounded French Action? “No. I think they diesel critics overestimated the effect of one person in Paris” GENEVA, Switzerland – Europeans are dumping their hatchbacks and saloons and buying SUVs, and the car show here will be dominated […]
Ferrari 488 GTB Will Have Twin-Turbo Technology. “Is It More Beautiful Than The Honda NSX, Ford GT, Or BMW i8”. GENEVA, Switzerland – Ferrari’s breathtakingly beautiful new 488 GTB supercar, to be unveiled at the annual Geneva car show next month, might not look it but is a bit of a compromise. Yes it will […]
Mercedes Pullman Will Debut In Geneva; Bomb Proof Option. “You can sit back and be immune from the pesky public, even if they start throwing bombs at you”. Rolls Royce plans to join Bentley and make a monster SUV, now Mercedes is about to launch a behemoth of a limousine which will seat six and […]
Rolls Launches New Limousine, Cameron Summoned. “the new SUV will go anywhere, just like Lawrence of Arabia” When run-of-the-mill car makers launch a new car, they send out a press release. When legendary luxury limousine maker Rolls-Royce does it, the Prime Minister is summoned. British Prime Minister David Cameron was at Rolls-Royce’s plant in Goodwood, […]
Skoda Superb Mark III Takes A Bow In Prague. New Model Claims Much Content, “Clever” Features, Connectivity. Nothing Revolutionary On Offer, Just Improvements. No Word Yet On Price Though. Will It Retain Bargain Status? PRAGUE, Czechistan – If you’ve got the bottle to call your flagship car “Superb” you better be sure it is going […]
Tesla Should Turn Off Subsidies, Wall Street Journal Says. “Turn off the taxpayer tap, Mr Musk. It would earn you more friends for the long haul”. Electric car maker Tesla Motors should wean itself off government subsidies, which have resulted in gains totalling more than $300 million since 2011, according to the Wall Street Journal. […]
Car Makers Likely To Take New Technology Challenges In Stride. “23% would consider giving up their vehicle ownership if they had access to an on-demand autonomous vehicles” There has never been a shortage of forward thinkers predicting how the auto industry will be turned upside down 10 years from now. Auto manufacturers would be getting […]
BMW Pushes Model Range Envelope With 7-Seat Minivan. “BMW doesn’t think a vehicle like this needs good looks to sell”. The name of this new BMW makes it sound as though it’s some kind of fancy sports car – the 2-Series GT – but in fact it is a family-oriented, utilitarian minivan, the German luxury […]
Renault Profit Recovery Should Continue In 2015 And Beyond. But Russia, Brazilian Market Developments Worry Some. “Renault has invested billions in Russia yet seems to be in denial about the consequences of the turmoil now enveloping the country” Renault investors scrambled to raise their profit estimates after the company’s impressive performance in 2014, but worries […]