Audi has announced the A6 Ultra which produces more power, emits less CO2 and achieves greater MPG.
The new A6 ultra models are powered by a highly efficient EU6 emission-standard four-cylinder 2.0 TDI 190PS engine, and are available with a choice of six-speed manual or seven-speed S tronic transmission which will arrive later in the year. The new engine directly replaces the outgoing 2.0 TDI 177PS unit in both Saloon and Avant models, and offers a drop in CO2 from 132g/km to 114g/km and a rise in combined MPG from 47.1 to 55.4 mpg.
For over a year McLaren have played down rumours that it would join forces with Honda but in a press release sent out today Honda have confirmed that the y will take part in the FIA Forumula 1 World Championship in 2015. The full press release is below but all we can say is roll on 2015!
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced its decision to participate in the FIA*1 Formula One (F1) World Championship from the 2015 season under a joint project with McLaren, the UK-based F1 corporation.
Every car i've owned has been a hatchback. Presented with a choice of hatchback versus saloon i'm the type of person that would always choose a hatchback over a saloon. It's not about size either, i'd pick a Golf over a Passat and an A3 over an A4..... until today when i discovered that an A3 Saloon will be coming the the UK this autumn. Apparently the A3 saloon will be officially launched at the Shanghai motor how next month but below are pictures taken from an American photoshoot.
The latest round of Euro NCAP tests have revealed that if customers rate safety as a key factor in a new car purchase, they should visit their local Ford showroom.
Ford scored better than any other manufacturer in the latest round of stringent Euro NCAP safety tests, with the Blue Oval winning no less than three "Best in Class" awards. The Ford B-Max took joint honours with the Fiat 500L in the small MPV class while the safest small off-road 4x4 was awarded to the latest Kuga. Finally, the safest business/family van was awarded to the new Transit Custom.