the A3 sedan earned an 'ADVANCED' rating for front crash prevention
which is the qualifier for the '+' portion of the TSP+ rating. The 2015
A3 received 'GOOD' ratings for all crashworthiness tests, including
Moderate Overlap Front Test, Side Test, Roof Strength Test, Head
Restraints Test, and Small Overlap Front.
'The TOP SAFETY PICK+
rating for the A3 sedan demonstrates the full Audi commitment to...
Honda will continue to expand its lineup of small cars aimed at the next generation of buyers with the launch of the 2015 Fit
subcompact car and the all-new compact SUV, the Honda HR-V that will
come to market this winter. Together the Fit and HR-V will represent a
significant growth opportunity for Honda in the U.S., with both models
produced at the automaker's newest North American manufacturing facility
located in Celaya, Mexico, which allows for production flexibility to
meet market demand.
Fit and HR-V demonstrate how great things can come in small packages,
and no one…
JaguarHeritage Racing will be tackling the legendary Mille Miglia
classic car endurance event from 15-18 May with a line-up of top-name
drivers, which will be traversed over 1,000 gruelling miles from
Brescia-Rome-Brescia in ten of the most revered and sought-after
historic Jaguar cars ever produced.
names from stage and screen, plus fashion, motor sport and music
celebrities will campaign their assigned historic Jaguars through
Northern and Central Italy for four tough but memorable days of hard
driving. Spectators enthusiastically lining the Mille Miglia route will
get to see examples of...
The Tom Wood Volvo service department has recently gotten some great reviews and we wanted to share them with you!
my car serviced is a pleasure rather than a chore. Everyone is always
friendly, cordial, helpful, and accommodating. No complaints here. I
guess that is why this is Volvo #5!!! Continue to recommend Tom Wood for sales and service, until they give me a reason not to." Douglas G.
"Everyone at Tom Wood Volvo is very polite and helpful and I have always been satisfied with my...
The Porsche 911 GT3 has been named the 2014 World Performance Car.
The World Car Awards
(WCA) are presented annually in four categories – Car Design, Green
Car, Performance Car and Car of the Year. Winners are determined by an
international panel of 69 automotive journalists from 22 countries.
Jurors are appointed by the World Car Awards’ Steering Committee based
on automotive expertise, experience, credibility and influence.
“To be chosen as the winner of the World Performance Car by this global jury is extremely...
Ford Transit is joining History's "American Pickers"
as stars Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz travel around the United States,
searching remote and rustic locations for classic gems that can be
restored and resold. Wolfe and Fritz will drive a 2015 Transit, a
full-size van designed for commercial use, in their mission to find
biggest thing is, when the van is full, then we've got to come home.
I'm interested in real estate on wheels," Wolfe says during the episode
airing April 30. "There were four or five different vehicles I was
looking at, and…
Earth Day 2014 is business as usual at Nissan
Technical Center North America (NTCNA). Inside, a thermal ice storage
system efficiently reduces greenhouse gas emissions and lowers costs.
Translucent skylights energize employees and simultaneously reduce
energy consumption, helping trap heat on cold days. In the summer, white
roofs provide the opposite effect, cooling the building. Outside, a
massive recycling center salvages unused plastics, aluminum, steel,
wood, cardboard and other vehicle parts no longer in use, while in the
parking lot sits the only public electrical vehicle charging stations in
Imagine lugging more than 1.9 million trash cans to the curb on trash day. That’s what Toyota
has avoided doing over the last four years. Since 2009, Toyota has
reduced or avoided 1.9 million trash cans worth of waste at its sales
and logistics facilities across the country.
The 2015 Rallycross STI was prepared by Vermont SportsCar,
home of Subaru Rally Team USA. External design cues include a custom
widebody, an STI wing integrated with carbon fiber aerodynamic
enhancements, and a classic rally car-style...
has completed the installation of the UK's largest rooftop solar panel
array at its new state-of-the art Engine Manufacturing Centre at i54 South Staffordshire. The new facility has been designed with sustainability embedded throughout and has recently been awarded BREEAM's 'Excellent' rating for the design stage of the assessment for sustainable buildings.
than 21,000 photovoltaic panels, with a capacity of 5.8MW, have been
fixed to the roof of the Engine Manufacturing Centre, with plans to
increase this to over 6.3MW by the end of the year. It is estimated that