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2012 BMW 3-Series sedan

2012 BMW 3-Series: Bigger, Bolder And More Fuel Efficient

BMW’s new 3-Series, the sixth generation of the automaker’s entry-level sedan, is now bigger, bolder, and with a revamped engine lineup including a hybrid option, more fuel efficient than ever. Set to go on sale in February as a 2012 model, the ‘F30’ 3-Series also debuts... read more

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Vauxhall VXR8

Vauxhall VXR8 (nee Pontiac G8 GXP) Wins MPG Marathon

If you’re wondering how a big sedan powered by a 6.2-liter V-8 engine can win a competition focused on high mpg, here’s a quick explanation of the challenge... read more October 11, 2011 by 


 
BMW i Purif-I hand sanitizer by Susanne Kaufmann Cosmetics

BMW i Not Sterile Enough? Try The New Purif-i Hand Sanitizer

In the early part of 2008 BMW first announced plans to establish a new research division called ‘Project i’, whose task would be to develop a number of solutions... read more October 10, 2011 by 


 
2013 Dodge Small Car (Hornet) spy shots

2013 Dodge Small Car (Hornet) Spy Shots

Dodge’s long overdue small car designed to replace the aging Caliber and ride on a fuel efficient platform sourced from Fiat is almost here. This latest spy shot shows... read more October 6, 2011 by 


 
Federal-Mogul Advanced Corona Ignition System

Michigan Company Develops Fuel Saving ‘Corona’ Ignition System

As automakers strive to achieve gas mileage gains and prolong the life of the internal combustion engine, it’s impressive to see the new areas of efficiency... read more October 6, 2011 by 


 
2012 Nissan GT-R EGOIST

Nissan Follows Mazda And Adopts Ultra-High Tensile Steel

Just a day after Mazda announced that its new 2012 Mazda CX-5 would feature ultra-high tensile steel in its construction, Nissan has followed suit with an announcement that... read more October 5, 2011 by 


 
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Avengers Movie Acura Concept Points The Way Towards New NSX: Report

Last month a mysterious Acura concept sporting a similar shape to the mid-engine Audi R8 supercar was spotted on the set of the upcoming The Avengers movie. In the movie, the... read more October 5, 2011 by 


 
BMW X6 ActiveHybrid

GM And BMW To Partner On Green Tech?

With auto giants Ford and Toyota recently announcing a partnership for the development of a new rear-wheel drive hybrid module that will ensure their respective SUV and... read more October 4, 2011 by 


 
2011 Audi A8 L W-12 quattro

Front-Wheel Drive Audi A8 Goes On Sale In Europe

For many, especially in the U.S., rear-wheel drive and luxury cars go hand in hand. However, elsewhere in the world, luxury buyers are happy to drive full-size cars with... read more October 3, 2011 by 


 
Tesla Model S Alpha build

Tesla Promises Model S 'Sport' Capable Of 0-60 MPH In Under 4.5 Seconds

The 2012 Tesla Model S electric sedan is on track for a market debut in the middle of next year, although the production version of the car is scheduled to be revealed at the... read more October 2, 2011 by 


 
2010 Lotus City Car Concept

Lotus Ethos Minicar Headed To U.S. In 2013?

Lotus surprised many at the 2010 Paris Auto Show by unveiling a range of new sports car concepts, all of which, at the time, were claimed to be headed for production. But... read more September 28, 2011 by 


 
2011 Volvo S80

Looking For Better Fuel Economy, Volvo Downsizes To Four Cylinder Engines

Over the next ten years, Swedish automaker Volvo will abandon all five- and six-cylinder engines in favor of more fuel-efficient three- and four-cylinder engines. The move... read more September 22, 2011 by 


 
Urbee Hybrid

Urbee 3D Printed Car Makes First Appearance In Canada

It may not be fast and it may not even be pretty, but the Urbee car is important for other reasons. The potential for 166 mpg is clearly a number to raise eyebrows. Using a... read more September 22, 2011 by 


 
Maxximus LNG supercar

Million-Dollar Liquid Natural Gas Car Planned (Video)

Specialty car manufacturer Maxximus is in the process of building a $1,000,000 super sports car that runs on liquid natural gas (LNG), something we’ve usually seen on... read more September 21, 2011 by 


 
GreenSight City online Facebook game

GreenSight City: Daimler's Green Sim City Coming To Facebook

Urban planning games are nothing new - the seminal Sim City title has been around since 1989 and we've probably been playing it all that time. Facebook games are a more... read more September 19, 2011 by 


 
Infiniti FX Sebastian Vettel Version

Infiniti Electric Sports Car Concept Headed To 2012 Geneva Motor Show

Infiniti has already confirmed that it will launch an electric luxury sedan based on Nissan Leaf underpinnings sometime in 2014, and released this teaser sketch along with... read more September 15, 2011 by 


 
 

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