Tesla Model 3
Tesla CEO Elon Musk revealed to Auto Express that their new model will be called the Tesla Model 3. This car will be a 3 Series/C Class competitor. Pricing for the Model 3 is expected to be around $35,000 and the car should have a range of 200 miles per charge. Plan for this car to hit the market in 2017.
Hot Wheels Meets Star Wars
Hot Wheels launched a line of Star Wars themed vehicles today that will debut at Comic Con. Carbuzz has some of the images available ahead of the release. There is everything from a Darth Vader Vette to a Chewie Pick Up.
LF-LC Gets Green Light
Alain Uyttenhoven, Lexus Europe’s Vice President, revealed to Autocar that the LF-LC will be produced in 2016. The concept version of this vehicle debuted at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show and Alain stated that the production model will retain between 90 and 100 percent of what was seen in the concept. This may be the sexiest car on the market when it arrives. Way to go Lexus!
The New Mazda 2
Mazda revealed the new Mazda 2 last night, and it looks good. It has the KODO (Design of Motion) visual philosophy, and is similar t ...
CLA Shooting Brake
Autoevolution reports, according to a Mercedes Benz insider who wishes to remain anonymous, the CLA Shooting Brake will become a reality. As a matter of fact, it will make its live debut this October at the Paris Motor Show.
The Nissan Cube is Part of the History Books
Autoblog has received confirmation from Nissan of Canada that the Cube will not survive beyond 2014. This is not really a surprise since sales are down 23.8 percent from last year.
Chevy Pays $559 Million to be Manchester United’s Jersey Sponsor
2015 Saleen Mustang 302
Saleen dropped a teaser image onto the web of the 2015 Mustang 302, and boy does it look good. No details were given about what performance and suspension upgrades will be included in the package, but they have never let us down before. Saleen did go as far as to say that the new Mustang is an “American Exotic.” Let us hope that it lives up to that hype.
New Mazda MX-5 to Debut on September 3rd
Mazda has confirmed that it will debut the new 4th generation Mazda MX-5 on September 3 simultaneously in three different locations: Japa ...
New 2015 Focus ST
Ford revealed the refreshed 2015 Focus ST at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The Key updates to the car include:
Redesigned, sportier front and rear fascia
HID headlamps standard with ST2 and ST3 trim levels with Recaro seats
Standard LED signature lighting
18-inch Rado Gray alloy wheels standard
Available new 18-inch alloy wheel design with red painted brake calipers
Redesigned instrument panel center stack with improved climate controls and new finishes
New flat-bottom steering wheel to provide extra leg clearance for the driver
Revised ste ...
J.D. Power released its Initial Quality Study today, which indicates the number of problems reported per 100 new vehicles. General Motors said in a recent press release that next year’s half-tons will be rated at 12,000 pounds with the 6.2 L V8.
It may be Friday the 13th, but nothing unlucky about the new 2015 Mustang online configurator where you can build the Mustang of your dreams. In May, 29,422 large SUV’s were sold in the United States; 75% of those sales were made by GM, not even including the Escalade. A study performed by The Aluminum Association finds that 75% of all new pickup trucks produced in North America will have aluminum bodies by 2025.
MINI just released pictures, information and pricing for the all-new 5-door MINI Cooper. McLaren Automotive made a profit for the first time after its third year of car production. The most popular vehicles for the month of May by the number of units sold remains a who’s who of pickups and family sedans. According to a recent Edmunds study, only two out of 10 Americans actually enjoy car shopping.
Subaru announced that pricing for the 2015 BRZ will start at $25,695. Mitsubishi has decided to keep the Lancer Evo around for another year. The first 500 Euro-spec Mustangs sold out in 30 seconds. A mining company, a Pennsylvania construction company and a utility company had been sold F-150s in the current body style with an aluminum cargo box since 2011.
The Lincoln Motor Company released this week that pricing on the new 2015 Navigator will start at $62,475.