Bloomberg reports that because of shifting tariff regulations, and thanks to cheaper import taxes, foreign brands have seen a market share jump from 28 percent to 41 percent over the last two years.This means, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Audi have all capitalized on the shift leaving domestic producers ...
Holger Schubert first rose to fame with its award winning office / garage. Now, he's on to something else - designing his house around his car.
The half garage, half work space with an office, couch, bookshelf and television is already fantastic. He built a ramp to raise the Ferrari to roll backward out of the garage before starting up on a bridge that sits 16 feet above the ground. Check it out in the video below:
According to the American Heart Association's journal on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology, they've concluded that high levels of vehicle emissions can cause high cholesterol in mice, indicating that air pollution is a contributing factor in high cholesterol and vascular disease.
Royal College of ARt students Ewan Gallimore and Claire Miller came up with these concepts for a Jaguar competition at the Clerkenwell Design Week.
According to Ewan and Claire,
“Jaguar has a long history of ground-breaking design so we knew we needed to create something truly special to catch the eye of Jaguar Advanced Design Director, Julian Thomson. We began the project by looking at light, specifically the way the light falls within the space at Clerkenwell. We thought about how our form could accentuate this light and convey volume through its use of materials and our knowledge of how these materials react with one another."
What is this mystery car spotted at Mulholland Drive? Turns out, it could be in fact a Subaru WRX prototype. Whether it's the lame-looking production version of the eye-catching WRX Concept, the WRX/STi version of the current Impreza sedan or a deceptive test mule, remains to be answered.
The devastating tornado that hit the U.S. is said to be 2 miles wide (3km), and it leveled a town. The recorded incident you see below took place in Shreveport, Louisiana, close to the GM plant on Bert Kouns on May 16.
Ford has suffered a mild blow after being hit with lawsuits regarding their efficiency claims, three of which were quite major.
A new suit now is asking for $5-million in damages for Ford hybrid buyers. According to the suit, the case is being argued that there's a huge difference between the claimed 47 mpg of a C-Max hybrid should achieve and the 32mpg its actually getting.