Electric Aston Martin two years out

It’s Aston Martin’s turn to create a 100 per cent electric car; it seems that if all goes to plan, we should be seeing an electric Rapide within the next two years. During last week’s Pebble Beach Concours D’Elegance, Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer announced that work on a full-electric car project had already begun, and should be ready for ...

Read More »

2016 Honda Accord and Toyota Camry to get turbo power?

Toyota and Honda, two of Japan’s biggest manufacturers, have so far resisted turning to turbo power for their hot-selling midsize sedans, the Camry and Accord. However, after certain claims made to Automotive News, the two manufacturers have started contemplating the change. Volkswagen, Kia, Hyundai, Chevrolet and Ford have all started using turbo tech in their midsizes, so it stands to ...

Read More »

Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles recalls almost 1.4 million cars in the U.S.

FCA North America issued an important recall affecting almost 1.4 million vehicles in the U.S. for a reason we haven’t seen before in the auto industry, but may start seeing more often—car hacking. A video published on-line of a Jeep Cherokee being controlled from a distance has triggered concerns. To counter the problem, engineers released a software update for increased ...

Read More »

Facelifted 2016 Honda Accord revealed

Look very closely; what you see in front of you is not a new Acura, but rather the Honda Accord, which the Japanese manufacturer as lightly refreshed for 2016. Yes, it looks more in-keeping with other models in the line-up, but it’s the addition of some new tech to the popular mid-size sedan that’s really notable. On the esthetic front, the ...

Read More »

Porsche prepping Pajun EV reveal?

While it hasn’t yet been officially confirmed, the web and French magazine L’Automobile continue to stoke the fires that German manufacturer Porsche is preparing to reveal a 100 per cent electric vehicle in mid-September, likely at the Frankfurt Auto Salon. Very little info is available. All we’ve been able to glean so far is that the vehicle will likely be ...

Read More »