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Shell V-Power loop at AutoRAI 2011 in Holland

2012 Fiat 500 Attempts The Loop: Video

The AutoRAI is an auto show held annually in Holland and is typically present to a number of luxury car unveilings, wild tuner cars and the obligatory auto event babes, but at this year’s show, Fiat together with oil-giant Shell is showcasing something a little out of the ordinary. Thanks to... read more

April 15, 2011 by 
 
MINI Rocketman Concept

BMW Exec Hints At MINI Rocketman Production

MINI’s string of recent concept cars have a tradition of heading straight to production, except for perhaps the rugged Beachcomber, which was deemed too unsafe for the... read more March 7, 2011 by 


 
2007 Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Confirms Plans For MINI Rival

Just over a year ago there were reports suggesting Jeep was planning a new compact urban runabout based on the underpinnings of a Fiat model, most likely the Fiat Panda Cross... read more March 2, 2011 by 


 
MINI Rocketman Concept

MINI Rocketman Concept Preview: 2011 Geneva Motor Show

Leaks, teasers, previews...the Geneva Motor Show is gearing up to a fever pitch this year, and MINI wants to be part of the action. Its entrant to the concept category? The... read more February 22, 2011 by 


 
Lancia Ypsilon

2011 Geneva Motor Show: Lancia Ypsilon Minicar

As we first reported back in November, Lancia, the new European face of Chrysler, will be unveiling a new version of its Ypsilon minicar at next month's 2011 Geneva Motor... read more February 16, 2011 by 


 
Aston Martin Cygnet Launch Edition

Aston Martin Cygnet Production Starts April, Launch Editions Unveiled

Love it or loathe it but Aston Martin’s Cygnet luxury minicar based on the Toyota iQ is here to stay. For whatever reasons Aston Martin deemed it necessary to build... read more January 20, 2011 by 


 
2011 Toyota GRMN iQ Racing Concept

GRMN iQ Race Concept Headlines Toyota Stand At 2011 Tokyo Auto Salon

Toyota has outdone Nissan’s nine car showing at this weekend’s 2011 Tokyo Auto Salon by presenting no less than 17 modified vehicles and race cars, most of which... read more January 16, 2011 by 


 
2012 Fiat 500 live photos. Photo by Joe Nuxoll.

2011 Detroit Auto Show: 2012 Fiat 500 Live Photos

Lovers of Italian flair--on a budget--were treated with a handful of 2012 Fiat 500 minicars at this week’s 2011 Detroit Auto Show, which added a little spark to... read more January 11, 2011 by 


 
2012 Kia Picanto

2011 Geneva Motor Show Preview: 2012 Kia Picanto

The 2011 Geneva Motor Show is still a few months out but already the first trickle of product launches are starting to either be previewed or revealed. The latest is a new... read more January 3, 2011 by 


 
2010 Lotus City Car Concept

New City Car To Be Built By Lotus, Proton And One Other Automaker

Back at September’s 2010 Paris Auto Show Lotus unveiled a new minicar concept simply dubbed the City Car, confirming the automaker’s intent to venture into new... read more December 20, 2010 by 


 
19 teenage girls squeeze into Smart Fortwo

Video: 19 Teenage Girls Set World Record By Squeezing Into Smart Fortwo

If you’ve ever complained about having to ride around in a cramped car, spare a thought for the 19 teenage girls in this video who squeezed into one of the... read more December 19, 2010 by 


 
2011 MINI Cooper Countryman

Report: ‘Mini’ MINI Concept Planned For 2010 Detroit Auto Show

With the release of models like the Clubman and new Countryman crossover, there are fears that the MINI brand is treading away from what its very name reflects, mini cars... read more December 13, 2010 by 


 
Fiat 500 Abarth in police livery

Fiat 500 Abarth In Police Livery Headed To 2010 Essen Motor Show

The Essen Motor Show may not be as well recognized as some of the other major shows on the international automotive calendar but the event has had its fair share of... read more November 22, 2010 by 


 
U.S.-spec 2011 Fiat 500 Sport

2012 Fiat 500 Priced From $15,500

The 2012 Fiat 500 is almost here. Making its North American debut at the 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show this week, the stylish minicar managed to draw plenty of attention, not... read more November 18, 2010 by 


 
2010 Cadillac Urban Luxury Concept

2010 Los Angeles Auto Show: 2010 Cadillac Urban Luxury Concept

With Aston Martin bringing the Toyota iQ-based Cygnet on the market next year, and BMW working on a new generation of front-wheel drive minicars, there’s no reason why... read more November 16, 2010 by 


 
U.S.-spec Mitsubishi i-MiEV

2010 Los Angeles Auto Show Preview: U.S.-spec Mitsubishi i-MiEV

Mitsubishi was one of the first major automakers to announce plans for a mass produced electric vehicle and even had a working prototype out testing back in 2008 in the form... read more November 8, 2010 by 


 
 

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