Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Tips To Extend Battery Life Of Your Electric Car

There is a general concern among buyers opting for electric cars as to how long their batteries will work properly. The hybrid vehicles or fully electric cars in India are equipped with lithium-ion batteries, the life of which depends on the amount of care taken by the user.

Compare the 2014 Scion FR-S in Orlando to competition!

How does the Orlando Scion FR-S stand up to competition?

Here at Toyota of Orlando, we love being able to examine how our cars stand up to their competitors. We know there’s a lot of research involved in buying a new ride, and it’s important for our customers to make an educated decision – after all, a car is a huge investment and one that will last you for years to come. It’s essential to know what you’re getting yourself into!

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Mexican brand to launch in Europe with updated MXT and new Ford-sourced power unit

A reworked Mastretta MXT sports car will be revealed later this year, with plans to launch the Mexican brand in Europe from 2015 set to follow.The Mastretta MXT was originally mooted for European launch last year. But plans were put on hold while the car was prepared for low-volume type approval and a new power unit was lined up to replace the Ford 2.0-litre Duratec initially used with cars sold in Mexico.

2014 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV review

The Outlander PHEV is a Mitsubishi family affair. They took electric vehicle technology from the iMiev, "super" all wheel control (S-AWC) technology from the Lancer Evo and off road (SUV) expertise from the Pajero to come up with the new PHEV -- Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle.

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Next-generation Porsche Panamera to get V6 and V8 engines

The next-generation Porsche Panamera, due in 2016, will usher in an all-new MSB platform with a sporty range of V6 and V8 engines developed by the German sports car specialist.

According to a report in UK’s Autocar magazine, the new architecture and powertrains will also be used in other Volkswagen Group offerings, including the next-gen Bentley Continental GT and Flying Spur.

Porsche to replace all new GT3 engines

Porsche has diagnosed the cause of a fire risk that led to a global recall of its new 911 GT3 in February, but says it could take months to fix the problem.

The famed German sports car maker has traced the problem to faulty big-end bolts, with “loose screws” that join the piston connecting rods to the crankshaft found to behind catastrophic internal engine failures that led to at least two engine bay fires in Europe.

Upcoming Automatic small cars - Tata Nano Twist F-Tronic Vs DC Design Reva

The Tata Nano Twist F-Tronic will be equipped with an Automated Manual Transmission making it a semi-automatic variant of the petite hatchback. Post launch, the car can probably be tagged as the most inexpensive automatic car across the globe.