Italian ace Valentino Rossi clinched his sixth world premier-class title in perfect fashion when he edged out defending champion Casey Stoner in the Japanese Grand Prix. Yamaha’s Rossi overtook the Australian Ducati rider on lap 14 of 24 and never looked back, taking the title and his eighth MotoGP win of the season in 43min … Look
GMs rival Ford congratulated them with a very classy move by strategically leaving the blinds open in certain offices at its World Headquarters in Dearborn. The effect was a building sized birthday card congratulating its cross town competitor, General Motors, on making it 100 years in the automotive business.
In order to lure buyers in Asia during the festive season, some automotive manufacturers come up with some special offers and discounts. Here are the current offers going on. Maruti : – Existing Maruti owners get Rs 30,000/- discount on purchase of the SX4
The Car Capsule is the most cool and mobile way of parking your car. It is a clear, vinyl, flame-retardant and anti-static bubble. It keeps all of those grubby hands off your vehicle, but still allows you to show off that 10-hour wax job you did last Sunday.
Meanwhile, the new Corolla (Altis) from Toyota is coming on September 5 and Honda will bring its new City in the middle of next month. Maruti’s A-Star hatchback will be introduced in October. Ditto for Fiat’s Linea sedan along with GM’s new entry into the sedan segment. The new 7 Series from BMW and Hyundai … Look
Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M) and Chrysler are embroiled in a dispute over the front grill design and shape of the Scorpio. Chrysler alleges that M&M copied the design from its automobile marquee Jeep. There is speculation that Chrysler could initiate legal action against M&M. This could delay the US launch of the Scorpio.
Have you heard about the Volkswagen Bus GTi? Well Volkswagen parts specialist Just Kampers has teamed up with artist Andy Saunders to produce the World’s Lowest VW Bus, also called the Camper.
Come 2010 and the Asian small car market is all set to hit fourth gear. Close to a dozen new small cars from big names, including Maruti-Suzuki, Honda, Volkswagen, Fiat, Ford and Toyota, are expected to hit the road, rejuvenating a market that accounts for as much as 75% of car sales.