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Some Cars in China and Some Chinese Cars

Been to China lately? I have. Although the Shanghai Auto Show was a bit dull, the real story was on the streets of smaller cities throughout China that are dominated by factories, constant building of high-rises, and a crazy mix of everything automotive from junk to gems. With over one billion people, you would expect […]

Dropping the Hammer for the 2013 DTM Series

Dropping the Hammer for the 2013 DTM Series

Another racing series starts engines for the first time this 2013 motorsport season. Combining produced-based vehicles of Audi, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz with some of the greatest road course in Europe, the DTM Series is set to receive a 24-car field at the Hockenheimring. Ready for a fresh tour, the cast and characters of the 2013 […]

Could Car Brand Loyalty Be Based on Your First Name?

Could Car Brand Loyalty Be Based on Your First Name?

  The car buying process be a laborious a task. Choosing the right vehicle, we often resort to tiring chores. Visiting dealership after dealership, combing online and/or printed information, crunching numbers and test drives is all part of a responsible car buying experience. Has anyone thought of allowing your first name to decide your future […]

Perilous 2013 Dakar Rally Treads to Conclusion

Perilous 2013 Dakar Rally Treads to Conclusion

The Indianapolis 500, the 24 Hours of Le Mans as well as other daylong races at the Spa-Francorchamps and Nurburgring are renowned tests in motorsports. Stretching the limits on machinery and the humans operating them in competition, the automotive world has benefited greatly from experimentation in largely controlled chaos. Originating in the late days of […]

Small Car for UK Small Business: 2013 Ford Fiesta Van

Small Car for UK Small Business: 2013 Ford Fiesta Van

Maneuvering tight streets and significantly higher fuel prices in European countries prove exceptionally hurtful to a small business’ attempt to gain profitably. For this reason, Ford Motor Company has been effective in selling the TARDIS-like Transit Connect as a workhorse to small and larger business enterprises. The sight of the Ford Transit Connect has only […]

Israeli-Chinese Partnership Qoros Uncovers GQ3 Sedan for 2013

Israeli-Chinese Partnership Qoros Uncovers GQ3 Sedan for 2013

While the North American auto market is lacking significant presence of a Chinese auto company, some manufacturers native to the Asian country have craved inroads to international exposure through Europe. SAIC (Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation) maintains the nearly 90-year old MG brand while Geely has controlled Swedish carmaker Volvo since 2010. Able to enjoy some […]

Is Chevy Overprotective of the Equinox Crossover in US?

Is Chevy Overprotective of the Equinox Crossover in US?

Expanding their global product portfolio, Chevrolet announced the pending addition of a new crossover production vehicle. Being officially presented at the upcoming Paris Motor Show in September, the Chevrolet Trax is a compact crossover utility, five-passenger vehicle with what is said to be class-leading cargo capacity. Loosely based off a design concept as part of […]

Volkswagen Passat Goes Alltrack for Europe

Volkswagen Passat Goes Alltrack for Europe

Whether the automotive marketplace considers all-wheel drive a brilliant active safety component or just smart marketing feeding customer fantasies for go-anywhere motoring, automobiles with the full flexibility of four wheels has won over the attention of many consumers. Once a technology limited to just four-wheel drive trucks, improved mechanicals and electronics have made all-wheel drive […]