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Major points system change in WRC for the 2015 season

June 16, 2014

Despite being an incredibly spectacular competition, the World Rally Championship has been struggling for some time with declining audience and financial difficulties. To straighten things out, all parts involved in the competition have been analyzing different solutions and according to several sources inside FIA, it looks like the teams reached an agreement about major changes […]

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Michael Schumacher comes out of coma, leaves the hospital in Grenoble

June 16, 2014

Finally, some good news about the German Champion! Six months after his terrible skiing accident that left him with severe head injuries and in a coma, it looks like Michael Schumacher’s condition is slowly improving. With the family being silent for the past months, there have been countless rumors and reports about Schumi’s state and […]

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Next generation Nissan Navara officially unveiled

June 13, 2014

Following several teasers, the Japanese carmaker has finally unveiled their upcoming pickup truck, the Nissan Navara. As we expected, the new Navara takes on the same design language we can see on the new Qashqai and X-Trail, which means the overall look is more refined with more fluent lines, a V-motion front grille with chromed […]

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Panamera and Macan contribute to Porsche’s 2014 sales growth

June 13, 2014

The German carmaker has recently released the preliminary sales results for the first five months of the year and things look great, with a 6% increase compared to the same time last year. Between January and May, Porsche sold a total number of 71,500 units, 16,500 only in May, which is 10% more than in […]

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New details about the Mini Cooper SD, the fastest diesel Mini

June 11, 2014

Only a week after unveiling the five-door version of the Mini, the British carmaker has just announced a new engine that will soon be available for the Mini, only in Europe. According to MINI, the new model will be called Mini Cooper SD and it will be the fastest Mini in the company’s history. As […]

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Kia’s World Cup commercials for the United States featuring Adriana Lima

June 10, 2014

There are only two days left until what most of the world considers the most important sporting event, the 2014 FIFA World Cup which takes place in Brazil. However, in the United States things have always been different when it comes to soccer, despite the USA being qualified for the final tournament, but Kia is […]

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First official teaser of next generation Volkswagen Passat

June 10, 2014

Introduced in 1973, the Volkswagen Passat has always been one of the most important model in the German carmaker’s lineup and the model is preparing for its eight generation. About a couple of weeks ago, Volkswagen released several details and a few sketches of the new Passat, but this time what we’re seeing is the […]

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Porsche 911 Martini Racing Edition celebrates Le Mans return

June 10, 2014

After 16 years of absence, Porsche are finally making their comeback to the world’s most famous endurance race and to celebrate the moment, the German carmaker prepared a special edition of the Porsche 911 S. The car is available either in black or white, both versions also featuring the traditional Martini Racing blue-red stripes on […]

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Excellent campaign by Volkswagen against texting while driving

June 9, 2014

Texting while driving has become a serious issue around the world an in many countries is one of the leading causes of accidents. While some companies are working on finding ways to solve this problem “by force”, the most popular way of trying to prevent this behavior are different campaigns carried on by companies and […]

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Daniel Ricciardo wins one of the most spectacular Formula One races in recent years

June 9, 2014

The 2014 Canadian Grand Prix offered what many see as one of the most spectacular recent races, after Mercedes ended their streak of wins due to both drivers having brake problems. Also, the small time gaps between the leading drivers generated several tense moments and overtakes in the last five laps, plus a major crash […]

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Upcoming Chevrolet Corvette Z06 to produce 650-hp

June 9, 2014

General Motors has just released official specs of the upcoming Chevrolet Corvette Z06 which was unveiled earlier this year in Detroit. At the time of its debut, all that it was mentioned about the Z06’s 6.2-liter V8 was that it will produce over 625-hp, but the final specs see the upcoming Corvette producing 650-hp and […]

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The all new BMW X6 officially unleashed

June 8, 2014

BMW hit the jackpot back in 2008 when they released the BMW X6, the world’s first Sports Activity Vehicle. Despite the new model being received with a lot of skepticism at the time of its launch, customers soon proved to be extremely attracted to the X6, which became a success for the German car manufacturer. […]

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First member of Renault’ Initiale Paris premium lineup coming this autumn

June 5, 2014

Last year, the French carmaker announced that they’re working on a lineup of new premium models, called Initiale Paris. Now we have more details about these vehicles, from Renault’s CFO Dominique Thormann, who gave some new details in an interview for Automotive News. According to the French official, the first member of the Initiale Paris […]

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Ford and Samsung working on a new type of car battery

June 5, 2014

A while ago, Ford and Samsung started a partnership whose purpose was the development of a new type of car battery that would replace the conventional lead-acid battery. They’re not there yet, but progress is being made, and the two giants have revealed one of the first results of their partnership, which is a new […]

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Toyota builds 10 millionth vehicle at Kentucky plant

June 4, 2014

In 1986, the Toyota Motor Manufacturing USA was established, becoming the first wholly owned Toyota manufacturing plant in the United States. Two years later, the first vehicle rolled off the production line (a 1989 Toyota Camry), with engines being shipped from Japan, before an engine assembly plant was established in 1990. Today, the plant is […]