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Nissan announces first Fuel Cell Vehicle lease in North America

Nissan X Trail Zero Emissions SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Nov. 24, 2009) – Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) today announced the lease of an X-TRAIL Fuel Cell Vehicle (FCV) to Sacramento Coca-Cola Bottling Co., Inc. Nissan, which began development of fuel cell vehicle technology in 1996, has previously used FCVs in demonstration fleets i [...]

New BMW 5-Series is top class

Bmw New 5 Series Sedan 1 The world debut of the new BMW 5-Series Sedan once again marks the epitome of aesthetic design and supreme driving pleasure in the upper mid-range segment. Through its sporty and elegant looks, driving dynamics typical of the brand, outstanding efficiency as well as innovative comfort and safety fea [...]

Opel Corsa gets new heart, new muscles

Opel New Corsa Come January 2010, the Opel Corsa gets a complete re-make, with major engineering changes so numerous that the super-mini family is reshaped. A re-vamped powertrain line-up, chassis improvements and a steering recalibration will give the Opel Corsa better performance and greater fuel economy – as we [...]

Ford Figo shows up for dinner

Ford Figo CHENNAI, India – Ford India’s annual fleet customer dinner welcomed a special guest this year, with the cool new Ford Figo making a grand entrance during the event. Crowds applaud the Ford Figo To roaring cheers from the audience, the new Ford Figo emerged amidst a flurry of lights, smoke and musi [...]

New Porsche 911 GT3 R for International GT Sport

Porsche Gt Sport 1 Stuttgart. Following the Porsche 911 GT3 Cup, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, is entering yet another racing car in the 2010 motorsport season: The new 911 GT3 R will be raced in series based on the international FIA GT3 regulations, thus succeeding the 911 GT3 Cup S. The main focus in devel [...]

BMW golf cart bag to the rescue

Bmw Golfcartbag With temperatures below freezing, with wind, snow and rain, November to April are the worst months of the year for around 575,000 German golfers, and the BMW golf cart bag may be the perfect solution. The vast majority of the 693 courses in these parts are unplayable and the greens are often closed. [...]

Corsa Utility takes top honours in quality survey

Opel Corsa Utility General Motors South Africa’s (GMSA) Corsa Utility has once again taken top honours in the Synovate Quality Awards for 2009 in the half ton light commercial vehicle (LCV) segment. In addition, the Corsa Utility won the accolade for best overall LCV brand in the 2009 survey. Corsa Utility a sales hi [...]

BMW sales increase in October 2009

Bmw Logo BMW sales increased globally  in October 2009. A total of 115,252 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce brand automobiles were delivered to customers – a 2.0% increase over the same month last year (113,011). During the period from January to October, 1,054,811 (prev.yr. 1,226,844 / -14.0%) vehicles were sold. [...]

New Volvo S60 pictures revealed

Volvo S60 Concept Here are the first official pictures of the new Volvo S60 – sportier and more dynamic than any previous Volvo model. Dynamic styling for new Volvo S60 “The all-new Volvo S60 is sculpted to move you. It looks and drives like no other Volvo before and the car’s technology will help you to be safer a [...]

Volkswagen Golf 6 GTI named 2010 Automobile of the Year

Volkswagen Gti Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced today that the all-new Volkswagen Golf 6 GTI has been named the 2010 AUTOMOBILE Magazine Automobile of the Year. This marks the second time in its history that the GTI has won this prestigious award. In AUTOMOBILE Magazine’s twenty year history of awarding their [...]