Audi TT – Renewed For Third Time. Technology, Connectivity In Abundance; Usual High Quality. “Perhaps the four-wheel drive option would be the main differentiator”. For – convincing, top class sports car, with added 4×4 appeal. Against – is it macho enough to compete? **** out of 5, £45,335 GLASGOW, Scotland – Audi’s new TT sports car boasts […]
Audi TT – Renewed For Third Time. Technology, Connectivity In Abundance; Usual High Quality. “Perhaps ...
Vauxhall Cascada – Nifty Convertible. Quality Interior Will Impress You; Drives Well; Pricey. Lucky Americans ...
Vauxhall Corsa – Nice Small Car. Over-Complicated List Of Choices, Options Will Confuse. For – ...
Tesla Model S – Electric Super-Car. Fabulous Performance, High Quality. Range Claims Sound Adequate, But ...
Volkswagen Passat – New Saloons, Estate Cars. High Quality Build, Interior; Excellent Performance, Blinged-Up Styling. ...
Jeep’s SUVs, Ram’s Pickups, Maserati’s Sportscars Excite. “Alfa Romeo might be a lost cause though” Nobody outside of the company seems to think Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) will get anywhere near making its targets for 2018, but many investors seem to think that won’t matter as long as some progress is made. Investors are also […]
Morgan Stanley Sees Content, Rather Than Price War. Could Europe Be Hit Hard Too? The U.S. light vehicle market is expect to grow modestly again this year and perhaps peak sometime at 18 million, but this healthy-sounding scenario masks a cloud hanging over the domestic industry; the plummeting yen and the damage it might inflict […]
“Electric car sales pace, far from growing, is slowing” Almost nobody in Europe wants to buy an electric car, but luckily for the manufacturers which need to sell alternative vehicles to meet harsh government regulations, there is a little bit more enthusiasm for hybrids. That’s the conclusion of a new report from management consultants PwC’s […]
U.S. Prices Holding Up Though. New Naming System Might End Buyer Confusion. Mercedes’ drive towards higher profits will be derailed if the prices of its new cars are undermined by discounting and there are signs that this is happening in China and Germany. Prices in the U.S. though are stronger compared with its main competitors […]
“We continue to believe that BMW shares present a good combination of value and resilience in these uncertain times” As sales growth in China slows and Europe’s economic prospects get murkier, investors are worrying that despite impressive looking financial results German luxury car maker BMW may have trouble making any more profit progress. And they […]
New Models, Cost Cutting, Dacia Underline Positive Outlook. “good prospects for further profitability uptick that would narrow the margin gap with Renault’s global competitors” Renault’s share price has been on the slide this year, as befits the number one investor in Russia’s car industry, but investors are still impressed with the company’s long term prospects […]
“The TT will kick off an Audi campaign to make its model range the youngest of the German luxury car makers” GLASGOW, Scotland – Audi’s new TT compact sports car will arrive in the U.S. next summer, and will boast new high technology equipment like the digital virtual-cockpit and a new lightweight steel and aluminum […]
Vauxhall Cascada – Nifty Convertible. Quality Interior Will Impress You; Drives Well; Pricey. Lucky Americans Will Be Able To Afford One Though. For – beautiful, classy interior. Against – competition too strong. *** out of 5. £32,520 The Vauxhall Cascada is a lovely looking convertible which is equally impressive on the inside. The 1.6 litre 197 […]
Vauxhall Corsa – Nice Small Car. Over-Complicated List Of Choices, Options Will Confuse. For – good all-rounder, well equipped. Against – needs to be cheap to attract attention. *** out of 5 from £8,995 Vauxhall’s new little Corsa isn’t really all that new, inheriting much from the previous model which dated back more than 10 years. But […]
“self-driving cars will make it even less viable because they will change the way we look at travel time”. Autonomous cars, if and when they finally arrive, could spell doom for railways in general, and could render obsolete a British government project to spend up to about $80 billion to link London, England’s second biggest […]