Nissan Guarantees Self-driven Cars by 2020!

Nissan self-driven cars

Nissan Motor Co., LTD Executive Vice President, Andy Palmer acknowledged that by 2020, the company will have launched affordable autonomous cars to the market. Palmer was speaking at a presentation in Southern California. Self-driving technology, being on the testing phase, is one of the highly awaited installations by car owners. Google Inc. has also been linked to the same project, but according to Mr. Palmer, by 2014, Nissan will have already embarked on serious ground testing on all … [Read more...]

German Tuner Brabus Turns Up Heat on 2014 Mercedes S-class

Mercedes

The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-class is one of the most hotly anticipated luxury vehicles this year. With the disappearance of Maybach in 2012, Daimler has been able to leverage the Mercedes-Benz S-class to the pantheon of luxury automobiles. The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-class is packed with numerous new luxuries and sophisticated technologies that is necessary to fill Maybach’s void. Brabus, a German tuning company that has gained a reputation of taking pedestrian Mercedes’ cars and SUVS and … [Read more...]

Shock as another Honda Fit Recall Initiated

Honda Fit

Honda customers wary of yet another fire hazard related incident. The company announced over the weekend that 686,000 autos around the world were likely to cause fire The second Honda fit recall is likely to have affected more than 686,000 vehicles. In a statement by Honda Spokesman Chris Martin last weekend, the Fit and City recall mainly links back to the 2007-2008 models although 2002-2008 Fit may also lie in the same list. According to Martin, the first time the company tried fixing … [Read more...]

Legendary Automotive Racer Carroll Shelby Dies

Carroll Shelby

Auto legend racer and reputed car designer Carroll Shelby passed on in a Dallas hospital from undisclosed cause at the age of 89. Carroll Shelby, renowned for his dealings with two American Vehicle manufacturing companies, Ford and Chrysler, died at the age of 89 in 2012 from undisclosed cause. Shelby gained his reputation by racing cars and designing vehicles. From his associations with the Shelby Cobra sports car, the American citizen continued to demonstrate his passion to race cars. … [Read more...]