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Catch-22 situation for automakers in the US post Trump Tariffs?

US President’s reciprocal tariff programme is giving a lot of heartburn to domestic industry and if you are a foreign brand, your life is...
NAIAS 2018

Plans in place to reschedule Detroit motor show – NAIAS in summer?

As automakers continue to bow out of Detroit Motor show at a rapid pace, attendance at the 2019 edition will be skimpy. Big names...
Nissan and Italdesign GT-R50 concept

Nissan considering a new GT-R? The Italdesign GT-R50 concept

Will Nissan permanently junk the GT-R or renew its efforts and make a new one has been a question GT-R aficionados have for the...
Toyota GR Super Sport concept

Toyota GR Super Sport Concept will hit the roads soon in production form

Toyota’s recent Le Mans win with its hybrid racing car has convinced it to green light the production of its GR Super Sport Concept....
Toyota Crown

Crown jewel from Toyota launched – 2018 Toyota Crown

Rarely seen outside Japan, Toyota’s stately limousine for the domestic market is known the Century. The flagship model was launched in 1967 and fourteen...
Maurizio Reggiani

Lamborghini years away from electric, but hybrids not ruled out – Maurizio Reggiani

Lamborghini has been resisting electrification of its line-up citing that it’s not ready with the technology (more to do with weight management), but the...
2018 BMW 8-series

BMW revisits the Grand Tourer with the new 8-series

When BMW introduced the 8-Series in 1989 for the first time, it was considered among the most desirable models built in that decade by...

Chevrolet all-new 2019 Blazer SUV breaks cover and it’s gorgeous

General Motors pulled the wrap off the 2019 Chevy Blazer SUV, which will be slotted between Chevy’s Equinox and Traverse. Fundamentally, the incoming Blazer is a crossover but...
2018 Audi A8 First Drive

Conservative, yet tech savvy – the 2018 Audi A8 first drive

Audi Middle East has launched its Gen IV top end executive sedan, the 2018 A8L for the region. Carguide.ME motoring editor was invited to...
Rimac C-Two

Croatian electric car maker Rimac’s shares picked up by Porsche

Porsche has announced that it is investing in Rimac Automobili, taking a 10 percent share in the Croatian company known for its all-electric supercars. Porsche is...

Volkswagen to partner with Ford in commercial vehicles

Volkswagen and Ford Motor Company have inked a Memorandum of Understanding and are exploring a strategic alliance designed to strengthen each company’s competitiveness and...
Nexo Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle

Hyundai Motor, Audi join hands for fuel cell technology

Hyundai Motor Group has said it has signed an agreement with Audi AG to jointly develop electrical vehicles powered by fuel cell. Under the...
Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia

Kia Motors establishes independent US and Europe headquarters

Kia Motors Corporation has announced several organizational changes within its overseas operations, as the company grants greater autonomy to each region in an effort...

Glitch-free success for Toyota at Le Mans

Breaking a decade-long record of bad luck and near-misses Toyota has at last won the 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans with two top spots It...
Rupert Stadler

Audi’s Rupert Stadler behind bars

Audi CEO Rupert Stadler was arrested in Munich on Monday in connection with the diesel-cheating scandal, making him the highest-profile target in the probe...
2018 Lexus IS 350 F SPORT

Lexus to rework US-line up as consumer demands shift

Ask most carmakers these days about profitability and most will point out that SUVs and crossovers top the list while sedans are losing status...

German prosecutors slap whopping 1 billion euros fine on Volkwagen

The financial nightmare related to Volkswagen’s diesel emission scandal is not over yet. German prosecutors have fined the automaker 1 billion euros is one...
Michelin tyre

Michelin working on 480km/h capable tyre

Fast cars need fast tyres and as supercar makers keep on shifting the top speed benchmark, tyre makers have to be roped in for...
Citroen C5 Aircross SUV

Groupe PSA is working out its India-entry plans with brand building strategy

Two global automotive brands will make their market entries in India next year. Both have a common agenda of positioning their respective brands in...
Giles Taylor

Sudden exit by Chief Designer Giles Taylor catches Rolls-Royce by surprise

A top creative position has just become available with the announcement of Giles Taylor, Rolls-Royce's head of design announcing plans to step down from his...