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13 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

How "Consumer Reports" Praised Buick and Still Dissed GM

Consumer Reports had high praise for the Buick Regal this past week. Regal sales are up almost 40% so far this year.


Related Topix: Buick, Coupe, Hybrid, Buick Regal, Sedan, Automakers, General Motors, Cadillac ATS, Cadillac, BMW, Wagon, Hatchback, Convertible, Audi A4, Audi

Fri Jul 25, 2014


BMW, Aston Martin to recall defective vehicles

BMW and Aston Martin Lagonda will recall autos in China over airbag and gearbox problems respectively, China's quality watchdog said on Friday.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Hatchback, Convertible, Sedan, BMW, Aston Martin, Aston Martin Virage, Aston Martin DB9

Cape Cod Times

Convertible buyers tend to be educated, affluent and Californian

Convertible car buyers are affluent, educated and tend to live in California, especially Southern California, according to Experian Automotive, an industry research company and arm of the giant consumer credit rating agency.


Related Topix: California, California Government, Coupe, Ford Mustang, Hatchback, Convertible, Ford, Chrysler, Sedan, Chrysler Sebring, BMW, Wagon, Hybrid, Chevrolet Corvette, Chevrolet

South Africa: Honda Accord - Can Bigger Be Better?

The Honda brand enjoys an elevated status among the motoring public, thanks mainly to a formula of fine engineering and enduring quality, garnished with innovation, individuality, and value.


Related Topix: Honda Accord, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Honda, Hatchback, Sedan, South Africa, Africa, World News, Volkswagen, Volkswagen Passat, BMW, Convertible

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Cool Hybrid Cars

Hybrid cars haven't always been cool - in fact, there was a time when the 'hybrid' tag described a fairly dull-to-drive segment of the industry.


Related Topix: Toyota Prius, Coupe, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Cadillac, Cadillac ELR, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet, Honda CR-Z, Honda, BMW ActiveHybrid 3, BMW, Wagon, Convertible

Vancouver Courier

Today's Drive: 2014 Cadillac XTS

In recent years, Cadillac has been attempting to reach the younger generation of buyers with renewed design, styling, and character.


Related Topix: Cadillac XTS, Cadillac, Sedan, Coupe, Cadillac ATS, Cadillac DTS, Cadillac STS, Wagon, Hybrid, Hatchback, Convertible, BMW, BMW 7 Series

First drive: BMW X4, the souped up X3

The BMW X4 can be seen in two ways, either as a baby version of the popular X6, or as a souped up version of the company's popular X3 model.


Related Topix: SUV, BMW, BMW X4, BMW X3, BMW X6, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Convertible, Hatchback, Sedan, BMW M, BMW 4 Series

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Consumer Reports

Fast, ferocious M3 and M4 wow on street and track

Over the last few days we've been driving the new 2015 BMW M3 and M4, the high-performance sedan and two-door coupe versions of the laudable 3 Series line .


Related Topix: Coupe, BMW M3, Hatchback, Convertible, Sedan, BMW, Wagon, Hybrid, Chevrolet Corvette, Chevrolet, Porsche, Porsche 911


BMW predicts 2 Series Active Tourer will have 75% conquest rate

In the last few years, BMW has definitively proven that it wasn't a slave to its legacy.


Related Topix: BMW, Hatchback, BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Convertible, Sedan, BMW i8, BMW X1, SUV, BMW i3, MINI Cooper, Mini

The Peninsula

Japan readies fuel cell subsidies in bet on Toyota's ne...

TOKYO: Japan is readying subsidies to help Toyota Motor Corp and key suppliers take the lead in hydrogen-powered fuel cell vehicles that could top $400 million over the next several years if the most bullish projections for the technology play out.


Related Topix: Automakers, Toyota Motor, BMW, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Convertible, Hatchback, Sedan

Tue Jul 22, 2014


Brilliant Or Bonehead? Jaguar Promotes New XE By Disguising It As A 3 Series

At a first glance you would assume that the prototype spotted is either the facelifted 3 Series Sedan coming up or potentially a different variant being tested.


Related Topix: BMW, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Hatchback, Convertible, Sedan, Jaguar XE, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Mercedes-Benz, Audi A4, Audi, Autos


Experian Automotive analysis shows consumers who drive with the top...

The analysis shows that during the first quarter of 2014, convertible car buyers tended to have a higher education and were more affluent than the average new car buyer.


Related Topix: Experian, Coupe, Ford Mustang, Hatchback, Convertible, Ford, Chrysler, Sedan, Chrysler Sebring, BMW, Wagon, Hybrid, Chevrolet Corvette, Chevrolet

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

BMW Malaysia Sales Rise 13 Per Cent To 4,274 Vehicles In 1H2014

KUALA LUMPUR, July 22 -- BMW Malaysia Sdn Bhd has delivered a total of 4,274 vehicles to its customers in the first half of the year, a 13 per cent sales increase from 3,795 vehicles delivered in the same period last year.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Hatchback, Convertible, BMW 5 Series, Sedan, BMW, World News, Malaysia,


Keeping Track of Car Recalls

From Call For Action investigations to anchoring, Sarah Schwabe works hard daily to help the community with issues that matter to them.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Hatchback, Convertible, Sedan, BMW

Automobile Magazine

2016 BMW 2 Series Active Tourer Review

"Space-functional concept" was the working title of the five-seat BMW 2 Series Active Tourer and next year's seven-seat Grand Tourer.


Related Topix: BMW, Hatchback, BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, BMW X1, SUV, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Convertible, Sedan, BMW 6 Series, BMW M, BMW 2 Series

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Paul Tan's Automotive News

Jaguar XE tech revealed, world debut on September 8

The long-awaited Jaguar XE will finally make its world debut in London on September 8. Jaguar says that its new BMW 3 Series and Mercedes C-Class fighter will bring levels of innovation never seen before in the class - from lightweight construction and sophisticated chassis tech to the new Ingenium engines - all designed, engineered and made in the ... (more)


Related Topix: Jaguar, Convertible, Jaguar XE, Sedan, Coupe, Wagon, Jaguar F-Type, Jaguar X-Type, Hybrid, Hatchback, BMW

The Motley Fool

3 Reasons Tesla Motors, Inc.'s Model 3 Will Be a Game-Changer

When Auto Express writer Steve Fowler detailed his interview with Tesla CEO Elon Musk earlier this week about the car, Fowler called Tesla's next-generation smaller car a BMW 3 Series rival.


Related Topix: Tesla Model S, Sedan, BMW, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Hatchback, Convertible, Tesla Motors, Startups, Fremont, CA, Electric Vehicle

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Car Connection

707-HP Hellcat Priced, Nissan Trims Lineup, Crossovers Surge: The Week In Reverse

Crossover utility vehicles have been surging ahead in the market; and the most powerful muscle car ever gets a surprisingly affordable price.


Related Topix: Nissan, SUV, Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet, BMW, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Hatchback, Convertible, Sedan

Fri Jul 18, 2014

CBS Local

New Tesla For The Price Of A Prius?

Tesla Motors, makers of luxury and performance electric cars, will now have a smaller fourth version Model 3 priced at $35,000 to compete with the BMW 3 Series and priced at the same level as a loaded Toyota Prius, making owning a Tesla much more plausible for the rest of us.


Related Topix: Coupe, Toyota Prius, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Tesla Motors, Startups, Wagon, Convertible, BMW, Twitter

Thu Jul 17, 2014

European Car

September 2014 Gear

The new Powerflex rear shock top mount for the E36 and E46 BMW 3 Series was designed to eliminate rear-end knocking caused by worn rubber in the original shock mounts.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Hatchback, Convertible, Sedan, BMW, BMW E36, BMW E46, Motorcycles, BMW Motorcycle


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