Car News

      Motorcycle News

BMW Group Is World's Most Sustainable Car Company For Sixth Consecutive Year. BMW Group Is World's Most Sustainable Car Company For Sixth Consecutive Year.

The BMW Group has been named as the automotive industry's Supersector leader for the sixth consecutive year, and is therefore the world's most sustainable automobile manufacturer. This was the conclusion of the SAM Group, published in its latest evaluation for the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI). The BMW Group is the only company in the

Read more
Ford Uses Innovative Liquid-Cooled Battery System To Help Focus Electric Owners Maximize Range Ford Uses Innovative Liquid-Cooled Battery System To Help Focus Electric Owners Maximize Range

The all-new Ford Focus Electric, which debuts in the U.S. late next year and in Europe in 2012, will be powered by an advanced lithium-ion battery that utilizes heated and cooled liquid to help maximize battery life and gas-free driving range. Thermal management of lithium-ion battery systems is critical to the success of all-electric vehicles

Read more
Holden Cruze hits a high point (Australia) Holden Cruze hits a high point (Australia)

The Holden Cruze has recorded its best monthly sales figure since entering the Australian market, according to figures released today by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries.

Read more
Hyundai ix35 only on par Hyundai ix35 only on par

The two Petrol powered ix35’s offer only on-par fuel economy. The Turbo Diesel’s economy is towards the most frugal for a Compact SUV

Read more
Review: Triumph Rocket III Classic, Size Matters Review: Triumph Rocket III Classic, Size Matters

After two weeks of riding Triumph’s Rocket III Classic I’ve walked away grinning and for once not wanting more. Anyone that says size doesn’t count is either small or hasn’t ridden a Rocket III Classic. Unlike the other guys in the PressPortal garage I like my engines massive, the bigger the better. Forget turbos, blowers, chips, octane booster

Read more
Groundbreaking Bentley Continental Supersports Convertible Groundbreaking Bentley Continental Supersports Convertible

The Continental Supersports Convertible further strengthens Bentley’s supercar range, following the introduction of the Continental Supersports Coupé in 2009. The new Supersports Convertible, with the same 630PS (621bhp/463kW) twin-turbocharged W12 engine, is the fastest, most potent drop‑top Bentley has ever built, offering the ultimate Bentley

Read more
Proton Records Major Sales Boost (Australia) Proton Records Major Sales Boost (Australia)

Proton's new S16 passenger car has provided a significant boost to the Malaysian car company's sales performance registering a 113.5 percent increase in sales volume for January compared with the same month in 2009. The result follows an even more impressive 221 percent increase in volume for December over the same month in 2008. Proton

Read more
The New Suzuki SX4 (Australia) The New Suzuki SX4 (Australia)

Suzuki has launched a new SX4 line-up, delivering more power, more fuel efficiency, more safety and more creature comforts. An evolution of one of 2007’s groundbreaking cars, the new SX4 range adds real customer benefits including a more powerful, fuel efficient engine, a new six-speed manual transmission, new Continuously Variable Transmission

Read more
Kumho uses ARC for R and D (Australia) Kumho uses ARC for R and D (Australia)

Leading Tyre manufacturer Kumho will uses its involvement as the control tyre supplier to the 2010 Australian Rally Championship as a major engineering and development program for its future road tyres. Kumho won the right to supply control tyres to the Australian Rally Championship this year ensuring a level playing field as well as reducing

Read more
Toyota Launches Hybrid Camry (Australia) Toyota Launches Hybrid Camry (Australia)

The most advanced car ever built in Australia, Toyota's Hybrid Camry, has been officially launched to the market. Australia's first locally built hybrid car, Hybrid Camry is poised to slash fuel bills and reduce environmental impact compared with other similar-sized family cars. The secret behind its seamless power and exceptional fuel

Read more