Volkswagen's MQB platform has been touted as a massive cost-cutter, allowing them to produce their cars at a lower price, and faster as well and share as many mechanical bits as possible. The move from a single platform system will allow them to gain a savings of 20 percent in production cycle.The ...
ABT Sportsline is back and this time their eyes are set on the 184PS Golf 7 GTD. They set out to customize the model with a power upgrade and some cosmetics.
“The objective was to make this compact diesel even sportier. Our ABT Golf VII GTD is a very, very stylish power package,” says Hans-Jürgen Abt, CEO of the world’s largest tuner of cars produced by the Volkswagen Group.
Aston Martin's centenary celebration continues with yet another teaser for a new car. In the clip, we see the outline of a coupe model and a collection of images detailing certain elements of the car such as the hood vents, center stack, and headlamps.
We last heard of Roberto Cavalli doing a stint wth Mini to create a unique Paceman for the Life Ball AIDS charity event. The event has now revealed the car by the Italian fashion designer and his wife. It went on auction at the AIDS Solidarity Gala at Hofburg Palace and the proceeds will go to projects committed to combating AIDS.
Mercedes-Benz regrets for not making an E63 AMG version of their E-Class coupe and E-Class cabriolet.
PistonHeads says it got in touch with the German automaker’s product manager, Gerd Jungingerm who explained that the decision was taken back when the current model E-Class was still in the planning phase, and “at that time, AMG had a different strategy.”
Nissan has announced a recall for 841,000 vehicles globally. 763,000 of them are Micra subcompacts due to a steering wheel glitch. The models involved are produced in Britain and Japan between 2002 and 2006 and the Cube model, also built in Japan around the same period.
British Magazine AutoExpress took the Ford Fiesta ST, Peugeot 208 GTi and Renault Clip RS down for a spin to give them a good comparison, and measuring their equipment to gauge their performance figures.
The Monaco Grand Prix happens this weekend, and we've got to spot Sebastian Vettel with his helmet if we can. Reason being? It's way cool. His helmet reveals a naked woman on it as the surrounding gets warmer.