The Car Connection
Can't Afford A $135,000 BMW i8? You Can Still Enjoy Some Of Its High Tech Toys
Tech gadgets can be big selling tools for automakers . Unfortunately, many of the newest, glitziest gizmos are only available on new cars -- often, new, expensive cars.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Northern Virginia Daily
Tom Crosby: Hyundai's new Genesis raises the competition
Genesis means beginning and Hyundai's 2015 sedan by that name creates a new plateau of safety and comfort features for an affordable, mid-size sedan that keeps its price competitive while seeking to exceed buyer expectations.
Next-gen BMW M5 gets detailed in new report
The future generation of the BMW M5 has been detailed in a new report as the model in question is about to be introduced sometimes next year.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
This Is What A Celebrity Face-Morphing Site Does To Cars
You know those stupid sites that claim to let you see what your love-child with Miley Cyrus or Tyne Daly or Merlin Olsen would look like? Or visualize the offspring of Beyonce and Chris Elliott? Of course you don't; they're stupid.
Accord Hybrid: Delightful, dynamic, desirable
Honda comes out with a highly efficient hybrid sedan that's super comfortable, provides hair-raising performance - and costs half as much as German luxury cars of the same size.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
If Hyundai Is Building The GENESIS Of SUVs Would YOU Consider It?
And, not only Hyundai, its sister brand Kia ain't too shabby these days either. Now remember when the company introduced the all-new Genesis sedan that aimed to take on the likes of the Audi A6, BMW 5-Series, Lexus GS, Infiniti M and Mercedes-Benz E-Class? And Hyundai did it successfully? As Agent009 brought news to you the other day, the latest ... (more)
Thu Aug 21, 2014
India Auto News
BMW 5 Series' 2nd gen ZF 8HP 8-speed AT upto 3% more efficient
Further developments make way for lower drag torques and higher spread through to an improved torsional vibration absorption.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
John M. Crisp: Driverless cars attempt to solve the wrong problem
For example, when my classmates and I encountered the intellectual demands of elementary and junior high school - how can we ever learn all this? - we fantasized about a "knowledge pill," an ingestible capsule that could immediately provide mastery of long division and ready identification of the capital of every state.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
AGMC reports best ever July sales results
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Wed Aug 13, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
Here's The Simple Trick That Volvo Used To Boost Sales In China
Some of Volvo's China sales growth can be attributed to increased public awareness of the brand, along with an expanding dealership network.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
BMW Group Records Best Sales Ever in July
Global sales for the year-to-date are also the best ever with 1,184,170 vehicles delivered to customers in the first seven months of the year .
Wed Aug 06, 2014
BMW 3-Series facelift spied in Sedan and Touring versions
Our spy photographers have managed to capture the facelifted version of the BMW 3-Series on camera for the very first time in their two body styles, Sedan and Touring.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Auto Channel
BMW Continues Sales Succeses
August 5, 2014: Group revenues in second quarter at 19.9 billion Profit before tax increases to 2.66 billion Automotive segment EBIT margin rises to 11.7% Six-month revenues increase to 38.1 billion Six-month EBT grows to 4.8 billion BMW Group reaffirms sales volume and earnings forecast Munich.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The Washington Post
BMW Second-Quarter Earnings Beat Estimates on X5 SUV Deliveries
Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, the world's biggest maker of luxury autos, reported second-quarter profit that beat analyst predictions as the company sold more X5 sport-utility vehicles and added deliveries in China.
The 2016 BMW 7-Series Will Be The Future Of Rear-Wheel Drive BMWs
Though the end times are clearly upon us as BMW begins putting front-wheel drive cars on the market, they aren't giving up on the people who enjoy power that goes to the correct set of wheels.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Mohamed Yousuf Naghi Motors continues strong sales performance with...
Mohamed Yousuf Naghi Motors continues strong sales performance with 13% increase for BMW and MINI in first half of 2014 Mohamed Yousuf Nagi Motors has reported a sales increase of 13% for the first half of 2014, signalling a great result for the BMW Group importer in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Rocklin and Roseville Today
New Hyundai Genesis a very appealing sedan
Although Hyundai doesn't have a "luxury" tag on its vehicles, there's no doubt that the 2015 Genesis could legitimately slip into that category among midsize sedans.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Lexus jumps 19% for first monthly sales win in almost a year
Lexus hasn't chased other luxury brands down-market with a sub-$30,000 car like the Mercedes-Benz CLA, yet Toyota Motor Corp.'s premium line topped Mercedes and BMW in July for its first monthly sales win since August 2013.
Road Trip: 2014 Mini Cooper
Have you ever tried to strap a toddler into a car seat that they don't want to get into? It's like trying to buckle up a knot of eels - alternatively galvanized into board-like stiffness or boneless slumping, flinging their head around and wailing.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Could BMW Really Make A 6-Series Shooting Brake Wagon?
Like many of you, when I think of the BMW 6-Series, I think of this . But I've had to get over that as BMW's big coupe has expanded into the four-door real with the 6-Series Gran Coupe .