...Bubbles is better than sucking
Ferrari breaks with the turbo taboo and takes part in downsizing: As the first model in the new millennium of California is therefore now with a supercharged eight-cylinder engine.
In theory, the new engine will be more economical especially.
But in practice...
A touch screen in portrait mode and seven buttons on the center console - so that will set new standards for ease of use in the next Volvo XC90.
The flagship of the Swedish premium manufacturer, the new comes on the market early next year, omitted in the interior almost...
...Electrically As of September
In the fall of Kia launches its first electric car on the German market.
Where it is possible to buy the Soul EV, however, is not yet clear.
When the Kia Soul EV goes on sale in September, it should cost around 32,000 euros, almost ten percent below the price...
...May the most expensive month
The month of May brought a new high for the year of Super E10: The monthly average price was according to the ADAC at € 1.536 per liter.
Diesel cost in the past month on average 1,377 euros and thus moved on April level.
Most expensive Tanktag for motorists...
...Mini SUV to China
In Germany Citroen waived been on a mini - SUV.
In China, now is an appropriate model but in the wings.
Especially apparent after rolling this Citroen SUV only asian slopes.
The near-production study of a mini SUV Citroen presented now at Auto China in Beijing.
...200,000 pcs per month
The BMW Group sold in March 2014 a total of 212 908 vehicles ( 11.3% ) of the BMW, Mini and Rolls-Royce and thus achieved on a monthly basis a new record in the company's history.
In the first three months of this year, sales volumes increased year on year by 8.7...
...There comes a Spain SUV
Of course Seat wanted long ago have their own SUV in the product portfolio.
Now there was the go-ahead from Wolfsburg.
The decision is also a positive vote for the Spanish brand.
Now also on Seat SUV boom segment may participate.
Parent company Volkswagen has...
...Tin Roof Cat
" Engine, transmission, seats two people and luggage for the weekend - as a sports car should be ," says Ian Callum - for 15 years at Jaguar for design responsibility - and puts her hand on the edge of the coupe roof of his Jaguar F-Type.
" That's exactly turned out the way...
...Large Tiger and plenty Small
Long wait fans had the sports car manufacturer on the little cayenne brother, now the Porsche Macan is finally at the dealership.
Three other models roll off this month on the new roads, even if you two of which almost does not perceive correctly.
...Single-seater in Tokyo test
According to Toyota City, where he is employed as part of a car-sharing project, the Toyota i-Road is now in Tokyo go.
Residents of the Japanese capital can test the dreiräderige electric vehicle with tilting technology to June in everyday traffic.
...25 percent less consumption
The carmaker endeavor to construct their vehicles always more fuel-efficient.
This benefits but little if the driver can not simply keeps some rules.
Downsizing, lightweight, higher pressures - there are different approaches to make cars more fuel-efficient.
One of the...
...Topless cheap to expensive
Around 1,500 hours of sunshine in a year on average in Germany.
Enough reasons to zuzulegen a car without a roof.
Convertibles in all price categories at a glance.
When the first rays of sun warming properly again, gets one or the other already deployed at the beginning...
...Partners under current
The Electric Peugeot Partner brings now in Germany a purely electrically powered delivery van on the market.
The starting price is 20 800 EUR plus VAT for the van L1 plus the cost of the battery in the amount of 5300 euros.
For commercial customers, there is the...
At the 34 cm extra length and 130 liters of extra luggage space, it is certainly not alone - the Mercedes-Benz CLA draws a completely different audience than the A-Class.
Both are technically almost identical and yet they are worlds apart.
Compact, handy and useful to sporty comes t...
It seems that the A1 Quattro limited encouragement found.
Now Audi makes the fans of rapid small car the gift of a similarly strong S1.
The price is fortunately far below that of the small series.
Hey, what's that?
Looks like an Audi A1, but with a modified graph of the known...
...The Diva wants to know
A bit angegraut is the Fiat 500 already.
But that he does not at first glance: Just the Cinquecento was again refreshed.
In terms of color variety makes him so fast no one thing before and technically he tends now to gimmicks.
On the scrap heap wants the available...
...Shine Munter and loudly
The little Fiat 500 and the Model 500L make the Fiat executives joy, because they are popular with customers.
Keep it that way, the vehicles are now visually and technically updated.
And what gives your ears too.
Ironically, the smallest is the most successful...
...Encyclopedia of E-Car Driver
PS, Nm, Vmax - some terms are the electric car the same as for conventional cars but it is also important to learn a few new words.
A real revolution in mobility has the electric car has not yet been triggered.
However, the electricity will be visible after...
...Dispute over the bill
Advised Auto Repair and customer in dispute, can help special arbitration.
They were very very busy in the past year - most often it was about cash.
The 130 motor vehicle arbitration boards in Germany have demanded more in the past year.
11,669 requests from shop...
...Oh Lord, will not you buy me
A life as Großstadtindianer is not necessarily the welfare for the Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Who buys it, the preferences of the Americas should not be entirely averse.
Who in this country is the word SUV uncool simply says Jeep.
Similar to pace handkerchief or...
...Better for the passenger
That was until now only of computer programs: Each year there are for the Nissan GT-R an official update.
But somehow fits das. After all, no other sports car is so much influenced by the Playstation generation like the Porsche - killer from Japan.
This time, however, the...
...The enormous rocks
Anticipation and frustration - change both feelings away, is approached in these partly still unsettled days the Jaguar F-Type roadster.
To like you would be the wind blowing in your face, but it's raining in between.
At times like you would the accelerator pedal right...
...Time umparken in someones head
A great design with bonds of the large S - class, a modern interior, lightweight and plenty of equipment options: The new C-Class from Mercedes could be a great success and even bring driver Munich or Ingolstadt brands to ponder.
However, the new generation...
...A farewell to green
In summer, the last Jaguar to roll off the line.
For a traditional farewell charged a special limited edition model provides.
To the end of production of the Jaguar XK, the British heritage brand puts a special model: Limited to 66 copies edition of the sports car - called the X...
...We've thought of the future
36 months it takes today until a new model is ready for the road.
But there are around mobility plenty of research fields, where it is thought of in much longer periods.
"We must be the case that CO2 is not a pollutant for us, but a commodity that can be generated...
...Neither fish nor flesh
They seem exotic to the strange and convinced motorcyclists pulpits are usually operated as uncool from: The three-wheeled roadster from the Canadian manufacturer Bombardier.
But the three variants of the Can-Am Spyder have much more to offer than you credit them...
...Stromer with petrol in their blood
Volkswagen placed an alternatively powered model after another and leads from autumn golf GTE in the market.
The plug-in hybrid dominated purely electric driving, as well as sporting manners.
We were with the rapid compacts already underway.
In the VW Golf GTE, n...
...Sensitive Fabric Hats
The stuff dreams are made of, is not always made of precious silk.
For many car enthusiasts, there is the fabric roof of her convertible.
And in order to have it longer delight, it is several things to consider.
Sun, heat, rain, wind - any weather can damage the...
...Hardly anyone wants Connectivity
The (auto) world watched this week in Switzerland, although there no decency referendum.
Instead, the future of the automobile was to be admired.
Or maybe not?
Still burning at the Geneva Motor Show the spotlight from the fair heaven, nor shine the novelties...
...From the fourth year in nominal
With the Porsche Cayenne is like a good wine: At the age he is better.
Therefore, the TÜV auditors have to complain at the first inspection date the most.
When the Porsche Cayenne in 2003 came on the market, he broke with the family tradition: An SUV from...
...Spaniards without crisis
To seat it looked for a long time not look good.
This seems now to change and still fresh, Leon has this upswing had no small share.
Does the compact Spaniard what his great looks promising?
What Skoda was doing differently Seat?
This question we have in recent...
...From practical to provocative
The X3 is a bestseller - but good and honest.
Therefore, the practitioner will now become the provocateur and zealous than SUV - coupe X4 X6 after the successful model.
The step is logical but not repeatable.
Elegant and efficient, practical, family-friendly...
...Last generation Golf
Anyone planning to buy a VW, looks like sometimes in offering the sister brand Skoda.
Recently, there is also a real alternative to golf.
Although the Rapid Spaceback can not compete in any way.
Until now had to Skoda in the compact class a respectful distance keep...
...Smooth and well
From more than 40 buttons on eight: Volvo has the operating system for infotainment, navigation and vehicle functions radically restructured.
Now it is even more intuitive than an Apple iPad to work.
An ambience like cut out from a magazine for exclusive Scandinavian design...
...What in the family car?
More security, less stress: Electronic assistants may facilitate the trip with the family watching.
We say what really belongs in the car.
Pure Stress: The rain is falling on the slippery cobblestone street, whining kids in the back seat and then also still ringing...
...New technology, new ways
The Connected Car, the overtaxed driver, the industry before the break: more connectivity in the car has a greater impact on the automotive world as we knew it before.
Large screen, smartphone connectivity and Internet in the car, in scarcely cockpit of the latest...
...Bet on the future
Studies liven up any car show, because they are the eye-catcher of the parquet.
Some specimens are far away from the series and is intended to give a dare outlook on future design or technology, while others reflect almost a 1:1 copy of the approaching series model.
We present th...
...More space in French
Shortly after the premiere of the Peugeot 308 sedan now pushes on the wagon.
The clearly provides more space for little more money.
The compact station wagons have the attack of the SUV in better shape than the compact vans.
This might be due to the better ratio of space and p...
...Sweet was yesterday
For a long time put the manufacturers in their micro and small cars on the baby schema.
Today, even small cars want to be serious and mature.
In this case, however, sadness is not announced as the new Little unable to show at the Geneva Salon.