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2006 Cadillac SLS showcased in China

2006 Cadillac SLS showcased in China

Detroit – Shanghai General Motors is showcasing a brand new luxury saloon at this year’s international motor show in Beijing, Auto China 2006, which begins on November 18. The Cadillac SLS has been designed for the Chinese market and is based on the STS luxury saloon. The interior has been…

Maybach to unveil world s most powerful chauffeur driven saloon

Maybach to unveil world s most powerful chauffeur driven saloon

  Dubai – Maybach, the luxury brand with an illustrious past, is adding a fourth variant to its line-up with the newly developed 62 S model. The new flagship model in the Maybach range celebrates its world premiere at the “Auto China 2006” international motor show in Beijing later this…

Nissan coo updates region on value up

Nissan coo updates region on value up

Dubai – Toshiyuki Shiga, Nissan Motor Company’s Chief Operating Officer (COO) visited Dubai recently as part of Nissan’s global update on the Value-Up plan. As a testament to Nissan Value-Up objectives Nissan commits to achieve over 50% growth over the Nissan 180 sales achievement in the region. Shiga explained the…

Volvo opens accident research centre in china

Volvo opens accident research centre in china

Shanghai – As part of its ongoing commitment to reducing the number of road accidents and casualties, Volvo is setting up a joint Traffic Accident Research Centre in China which it hopes will help contribute to road safety in the world’s most populated country. Volvo’s in-house traffic accident research function…

Volkswagen creates futuristic nanospyder concept

Volkswagen creates futuristic nanospyder concept

Santa Monica – A team of highly creative Volkswagen designers based in California have unveiled their own unique take on the future of modern transportation. The result is the Volkswagen Nanospyder. Futuristic nanotechnology supported by hydrogen fuel cells, solar power, wheel-mounted electric motors and inflatable organic body panels combine to…

New 4X4 Shocker From Peugeot

New 4X4 Shocker From Peugeot

Vélizy – Peugeot is entering into the 4×4 SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle) market with a new model named “4007”. The vehicle is the result of the co-operation between PSA Peugeot Citroën and the Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, and this new 4×4 SUV will be on sale during the second half of…

Carlos ghosn appointed honorary knight commander

Carlos ghosn appointed honorary knight commander

Tokyo – Carlos Ghosn, Nissan’s President and CEO, has been appointed an Honorary Knight Commander of the British Empire.  In a statement issued recently, the British Embassy in Tokyo explained the honour is in recognition of Ghosn’s distinguished contribution to relations between the United Kingdom and Japan. It will be…

Judges named for MINI film festival

BMW Group Middle East has named the initial panel of judges for the upcoming MINI Film Festival 2006. …

Wedding bells in a Hummer H3 SUT

It can only happen in the USA. A couple is getting married… in their Hummer!…

Citroen is greenest car manufacturer

2006 GreenFleet Awards has named Citroen “Car Manufacturer of The Year”, ahead of runners-up Toyota and Honda.…