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Mercedes-AMG EQE: into the future with driving dynamics and emotive appeal

Performance offer with battery-electric drive in the business avantgarde Mercedes-AMG is consistently pushing ahead with the Future of Driving Performance and expanding its product portfolio with battery-electric performance models. New to the range are the two business saloons Mercedes-AMG EQE 43 4MATIC (WLTP combined power consumption:  22.4–19.6 kWh/100 km; CO2 emissions combined, WLTP: 0 g/km; […] July 07, 2022 at 12:00AM

Lamborghini supercar prototype shows angry face in spy photos

Lamborghini made it clear last year that it’s working on a new supercar to replace the V12-powered Aventador. And the car shown above is definitely a new Lamborghini of some sort. However, we don’t think this is the Aventador replacement. Instead, we suspect this is another limited-run Aventador-based special model. The key tipoff is the […] July 06, 2022 at 12:50AM

Fresh looks and smart technology for the 2023 Toyota Highlander

The Highlander, Toyota’s largest hybrid electric SUV, gains options for a fresh look and new technologies for a more connected and personalised user experience for the 2023 model year*. The Highlander, which made its debut in Western Europe in 2021, provides refinement with a flexible seven-seat interior and intelligent all-wheel drive (AWD-i) performance. New for […] July 06, 2022 at 12:45AM

Lexus NX Luggage Test: How much cargo space?

According to the specs, the new Lexus NX has 22.7 cubic-feet of cargo space behind its raised back seat. That is considerably less than the mechanically related Toyota RAV4 (37.5 cubic-feet) and Toyota Venza (28.8 cubic-feet). It’s also less than several of its compact luxury SUV competitors. However, the shape of its cargo area, a […] July 06, 2022 at 12:40AM

BMW M Motorsport News, 5th July 2022

DTM Trophy: Theo Oeverhaus and Luis Henkefend win at the Norisring. The narrow Norisring street circuit in Nuremberg (GER) always guarantees exciting racing, and last weekend’s two DTM Trophy races were no exception. The weekend proved to be particularly successful for the BMW M Motorsport teams, as victory went to a BMW M4 GT4 driver […] July 06, 2022 at 12:30AM

Mercedes-AMG EQE 53 4MATIC+ can now be ordered

Sales release at the dealerships and activation of the configurator on the internet At a price starting at €109,777.50[1], Mercedes-AMG dealerships are now taking orders for the new AMG EQE 53 4MATIC+ (combined power consumption, WLTP: 22.6–20.2 kWh/100 km; combined CO2 emissions, WLTP: 0 g/km; WLTP range: 459–526 km)[2]. The battery-electric performance saloon is based on the […] July 06, 2022 at 12:00AM

Lamborghini Squadra Corse obtains ISO 20121 certification: the first sustainable event of the Super Trofeo Europe takes place in Misano

The springboard toward a green championship Sant’Agata Bolognese/Misano, July 05, 2022 – On the occasion of the third round of the Super Trofeo Europe championship (1-3 July), Lamborghini Squadra Corse received ISO 20121 certification from TÜV Italia, which certifies that the organization of an event has been carried out according to the criteria of environmental, […] July 05, 2022 at 01:30PM

Limited “Santoni for AMG”-Collection to celebrate 55 years of Mercedes-AMG

Three shoe models each for women and men – all limited to 55 pieces Affalterbach.  To mark the 55th anniversary of Mercedes-AMG, the Italian shoe and leather manufacturer Santoni is unveiling a highly exclusive Capsule Collection. Boot, sneaker and raceboxer for women and men are produced in a limited edition of just 55 pieces each. […] July 06, 2022 at 12:00AM

ALL-NEW LEXUS RX PERFORMANCE EXPRESSED THROUGH “NEXT CHAPTER” DESIGN

New RX styling advances Lexus “Next Chapter” design to communicate performance and driving enjoyment Design also references RX’s heritage and iconic status for Lexus Elongated bonnet, sculpted door panels, flared wings and larger wheels communicate a sense of power New “spindle body” design approach for the front end, with signature Lexus grille seamlessly integrated into […] July 05, 2022 at 12:40AM

Nissan announces management changes in the AMIEO region

2022/07/04 Massimiliano Messina appointed Senior Vice President, Finance and Information Technology Cliodhna Lyons promoted to Region Vice President, Product Planning Jean-Philippe Roux promoted to Region Vice President, Customer Quality and Dealer Network Development Thierry Sabbagh, President of Nissan Saudi Arabia and Managing Director of Nissan Middle East, assumes responsibility for INFINITI operations in the Middle […] July 04, 2022 at 05:30PM

Now you can pay fuel bills from the driver’s seat

Apple unveiled at its WWDC event that iPhone users with iOS 16-powered devices will be able to pay their fuel bills right from the infotainment system of their vehicles. It also introduced new fueling and driving tasks application that can be used after an update. As per reports, this feature will allow a new way […] July 04, 2022 at 01:41PM

Two victories and lead extended for Audi Sport drivers in the GT World Challenge

Audi R8 LMS GT2 Championship leads extended: The GT2 European Series headed to Misano for its third event of the year. The battle for third place in the first race was a three-way Audi R8 LMS GT2 fight with the duo of Peter Guelinckx and Bert Longin from PK Carsport coming out on top to […] July 04, 2022 at 05:30AM

BMW M Team RLL finishes fifth at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.

Munich. The sixth round of the 2022 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (IMSA series) at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park near Bowmanville (CAN) turned out to be another eventful race. In the GTD PRO class, BMW M Team RLL finished fifth with the #25 MOTUL BMW M4 GT3, driven by John Edwards and Connor De Phillippi (both […] July 05, 2022 at 12:30AM

Around 17,000 people visit BMW Motorrad in Berlin.

Berlin. The 20th edition of the BMW Motorrad Days on 2 and 3 July 2022 was a resounding success. The world’s largest BMW Motorrad meet-up was immediately preceded by the Pure&Crafted Festival (1 July). During the whole weekend around 17,000 visitors from all over the world were attracted, creating a unique atmosphere at. Fans both […] July 05, 2022 at 12:30AM

2022 British Grand Prix – Sunday

Lewis scores an impressive P3 for the Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team at an action-packed British Grand Prix Lewis took his 13th podium at Silverstone to set a new record for the most podiums at a single event, while George suffered an early DNF. A horrific multi-car incident on the opening lap saw ZHO’s upside-down Alfa […] July 05, 2022 at 12:00AM

Tesla posts second-quarter sales drop amid supply chain, pandemic problems

DETROIT — Tesla’s sales from April through June fell to their lowest quarterly level since last fall as supply chain issues and pandemic restrictions in China hobbled production of its electric vehicles. The company on Saturday disclosed it sold more than 254,000 cars and SUVs from April through June, an 18% drop from the first […] July 04, 2022 at 02:10AM

Nissan e.dams fights hard in a challenging Marrakesh E-Prix

2022/07/03 MARRAKESH, Morocco – Nissan e.dams fought hard in a highly competitive Marrakesh E-Prix, doing everything they could to find strong pace throughout the event, and coming close to making it to the qualifying duels. With Formula E using an altered timetable to avoid running in the midday heat, Sébastien Buemi and Maximilian Günther hit […] July 04, 2022 at 02:01AM

Hyundai Ioniq 6 wagon or N model not out of the question

The design statement Hyundai is making with the battery-electric Ioniq 6 is probably giving the Korean automaker the feedback it was after — healthy debate with plenty of support and few, if any, onlookers demanding the sedan be sent somewhere out of sight. Chief designer SangYup Lee — the man with his name on models […] July 04, 2022 at 01:45AM

Marco Wittmann narrowly misses out on a podium with fourth place at home event – Fifth place for Philipp Eng on Saturday.

Norisring . A chaotic Saturday race, with many retirements, saw Philipp Eng (AUT) finish fifth and score valuable points for the Schubert team. The outfit from Oschersleben (GER) continues to lead the Team competition. On Sunday, Marco Wittmann (GER) drove a strong race to finish fourth at his home event. The two-time champion came home […] July 04, 2022 at 12:30AM

Toyota GR GT3 Concept shows up in European patent drawings

At the 2022 Tokyo Auto Salon, one of the Toyotas we feasted on was the Gazoo Racing GT3 Concept. Born of the Japanese automaker’s belief that it can provide more enthusiast enjoyment by commercializing race cars than by making customer cars racy, the quotes and suggestions at the time were that the GT3 Concept would result […] July 02, 2022 at 12:45AM

2023 Acura TLX Type S PMC Edition adds NSX colors to the palette

The 2023 Acura TLX Type S is getting a PMC Edition with some extra-pretty color options derived from the Acura NSX.  Per usual with Acura’s PMC Edition cars, the TLX Type S PMC Edition is hand-built at the same Performance Manufacturing Center in Ohio as the NSX is. The regular TLX Type S is right […] July 02, 2022 at 12:35AM

Electrifying luxury: Production launch of the new BMW 7 Series in Dingolfing

+++ Fully electric BMW i7* and highly efficient combustion-powered variants launch simultaneously +++ Over €300 million invested in Lower Bavarian site +++ One in four BMWs from Dingolfing already electrified +++ Consistent implementation of BMW iFACTORY +++ Piloting automated driving in production environment +++ Dingolfing. The first series-produced vehicles of the new BMW 7 Series […] July 02, 2022 at 12:30AM

BEST-EVER MONTHLY SALES FOR ALL-NEW KIA SPORTAGE IN JUNE

IRVINE, Calif., June 30, 2022 – Kia America today announced June sales of 65,142 units, an increase of 12-percent month-over-month. The all-new Sportage SUV posted all-time record monthly sales total of 14,153 units. June also marked the third consecutive month that sales of the Sportage SUV exceeded 10,000 units contributing to record high SUV ratio of […] July 02, 2022 at 12:15AM

Coming soon: The popular Children’s and Family Day at the Mercedes-Benz Museum

On Sunday, 10 July 2022 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. A colourful and varied programme at and in the Museum for the whole family Full information at: mercedes-benz.com/family-day Stuttgart. This year, the Mercedes-Benz Museum’s popular Children’s and Family Day will once again offer a colourful and varied programme. The event, involving a whole range of free activities, […] July 02, 2022 at 12:00AM

Daimler U.S. entities embark on a new era as Mercedes-Benz

Farmington Hills, Michigan –Following the name change of Daimler AG to Mercedes-Benz Group AG on February 1, 2022, [which was announced at https://ift.tt/CpM9nJ0]  U.S. car entities previously branded under the “Daimler” name in the United States will become Mercedes-Benz branded entities on July 1, 2022. The new structure of a pure-play car & van business […] July 02, 2022 at 12:00AM

BMW AG decides to buy back own shares up to €2 billion from July 2022 to Dec 2023

Munich. Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft (BMW AG) has resolved on a share repurchase programme with a value of up to €2 billion (total purchase price excluding ancillary costs), repurchased shares to be largely cancelled, reducing share capital accordingly. This was approved at the Annual General Meeting in May 2022, authorising a share buyback of up […] July 01, 2022 at 12:30AM

New BMW Add-On Mobility app gives BMW and MINI customers priority access to SIXT rental cars with exclusive benefits

Munich. From June 30, 2022, the new BMW Add-On Mobility app operated by SIXT will be available across Germany, Belgium and Luxembourg, adding yet another digital premium option for BMW and MINI customers from the BMW Group and in cooperation with SIXT.  Customers can now rent vehicles directly from SIXT in just a few clicks […] July 01, 2022 at 12:30AM

KIA AMERICA ANNOUNCES 2023 SOUL PRICING

2023 Kia Soul starts at $19,790 (excludes destination) Notable design enhancements to front and rear fascias set 2023 Soul apart Simplified lineup includes well-equipped LX, S, EX, GT-Line variants Arrives at Kia retailers later this summer  IRVINE, Calif., June 30, 2022—Kia has announced pricing for the all-new 2023 Soul, starting at $19,790, excluding destination Trim […] July 01, 2022 at 12:15AM

ROLLS-ROYCE ANNOUNCES NEW DIRECTOR OF GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced that Emma Begley has been appointed Director of Global Communications. She will join the company on 1 July. Emma joins Rolls-Royce from BMW UK where she has been General Manager, Product and Internal Communications since 2019. In this role she has been responsible for external communications for the BMW Group […] July 01, 2022 at 12:05AM

Audi do Brasil relaunches its national production line in Paraná with the new Audi Q3 and Q3 Sportback

According to Daniel Rojas, CEO of Audi do Brasil, “Audi has a solid and long-lasting relation with Brazil, and even after a brief interruption of the operations in the last year, we always believed in the recovery and growth potential of this country. Thus, the company has made efforts to resume its local production, reinforcing […] June 29, 2022 at 05:30AM

Media Advisory

Final available piece to be auctioned by Bonhams for Ignite charitable initiative Ahead of the British Grand Prix™ at Silverstone, the team’s long-time partner IWC Schaffhausen is pleased to announce the auction of the last Big Pilot’s Watch Perpetual Calendar Edition “Toto Wolff x Mercedes- AMG Petronas Formula One™ Team.” Limited to only 100 pieces, […] July 01, 2022 at 12:00AM

Ignite Partnership announces inaugural grants to boost UK motorsport

The Ignite partnership today announced its inaugural charitable grants for initiatives to increase diversity and inclusion within motorsport. Motorsport UK and the Royal Academy of Engineering will be the inaugural recipients, who will receive over half a million pounds, to support programmes focused respectively on increasing female participation in grass roots motorsport, and on Masters-level […] July 01, 2022 at 12:00AM

Mercedes-Benz prepares car production network for new electric portfolio

Mercedes-Benz prepares its highly flexible production network for “electric only”: Management and employee representatives reach consensus on future European production setup Top End Luxury: Sindelfingen, the lead Mercedes-Benz plant for high end vehicles to produce models based on the AMG.EA platform (AMG Electric Architecture) from 2025 Core Luxury: The Mercedes-Benz plants in Bremen, Germany and […] June 30, 2022 at 12:00AM

Nissan e.dams to take on the heat in Marrakesh E-Prix return

2022/06/29 YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan e.dams heads to Marrakesh this weekend for Round 10 of the 2021/22 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, with the team set to battle extreme temperatures in the final single-race event on the calendar. A late addition to the Season 8 calendar, replacing the scheduled visit to Vancouver, this weekend […] June 29, 2022 at 12:30PM

Formula E: Marrakesh E-Prix 2022 – Preview

The tenth round of the 2021/22 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship season takes the Mercedes-EQ Formula E Team to the streets of Marrakesh. Stoffel Vandoorne: “Like our last outing in Jakarta, the temperatures will be a challenge for the tyres, the battery and the energy management, so we can expect a tough race.” Nyck […] June 30, 2022 at 12:00AM

Cornerstone laid in Changchun: Audi FAW NEV Company builds smart factory for e-models

“The start of construction on our new plant in Changchun is an important milestone for Audi in China. With the Audi FAW NEV Company, we are bringing the PPE platform to China and producing market-specific, all-electric models directly on site. This means the cooperation company will play a key role in the ongoing electrification of […] June 29, 2022 at 05:30AM

2022 British Grand Prix – Preview

Formula One returns to Silverstone for Round 10 of the 2022 season, the British Grand Prix. Toto Talks Great Britain Fact File: British Grand Prix Stat Attack: Great Britain and Beyond Toto Talks Great Britain Canada was our fifth podium of the season, and we were happy to collect solid points. While we can be […] June 30, 2022 at 12:00AM

Life gets big! The international campaign for the new Mercedes Benz T Class

Room for the whole family – with up to three child seats on the rear bench seat. Plenty of loading space for leisure and sports enthusiasts. Sliding doors provide quick boarding and disembarking and flexible loading options. When life gets bigger, the new T-Class is ready and waiting. The international campaign for the new premium […] June 29, 2022 at 12:00AM

GENESIS NAMED TOP PREMIUM BRAND IN J.D. POWER 2022 U.S. INITIAL QUALITY STUDY

Genesis brand reclaims top spot in the Premium category for the 2022 study and improves by 3 rank positions overall G80 ranked top of its segment in initial quality for the second consecutive year FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Jun. 28, 2022 – Today, Genesis was named top premium brand in the J.D. Power 2022 U.S. Initial […] June 28, 2022 at 09:30PM

Mahindra Scorpio-N SUV launched

Mahindra has finally launched the Scorpio N, the third generation of the nameplate with a starting price tag of Rs 11.99 lakh and goes up to 19.49 lakh. It gets a brand-new design along with a bunch of segment. Bookings for the model will begin on July 30. However, the add to cart option will […] June 28, 2022 at 03:19PM

Esperienza Avventura: a new experiential event in Iceland

Eleven Urus, fifty customers, and over five thousand kilometers traveled to appreciate the versatility of the Lamborghini Super SUV Sant’Agata Bolognese, June 28, 2022 – Automobili Lamborghini has just concluded a program of new events under the banner “Esperienza Avventura”. Created for customers who are most eager to enjoy unexpected and remarkable experiences, the concept […] June 28, 2022 at 01:48PM

Mercedes-Benz Classic at Le Mans Classic 2022: Motor racing successes in France since 1894

70 years ago: Double victory in the 300 SL racing sports car at the “24 Hours of Le Mans” 1894: First ever motorsport events in France – first victories in the brand’s history Highlights from the successful Mercedes-Benz tradition at the Le Mans Classic Original automobiles in action and on display – plus interviews with racing drivers Stuttgart. The brand’s motor racing […] June 29, 2022 at 12:00AM

The Mercedes-Benz Museum

© 2022 Mercedes-Benz Group AG. All rights reserved. * The figures are provided in accordance with the German regulation ‘PKW-EnVKV’ and apply to the German market only. Further information on official fuel consumption figures and the official specific CO₂ emissions of new passenger cars can be found in the EU guide ‘Information on the fuel […] June 29, 2022 at 12:00AM

Qashqai e-POWER: Nissan’s unique electrified powertrain in the segment-defining crossover

2022/06/27 e-POWER, a unique electrified powertrain for a more responsive, efficient and quiet drive e-POWER, a 100% electric motor-driven gateway technology offering EV-driving feel without need to recharge Sales of Qashqai e-POWER will start in September PARIS, France – Nissan’s unique e-POWER technology will help Qashqai to define once again bold innovation in the crossover […] June 27, 2022 at 05:30PM

Nissan electrifies Stockholm with the Ariya and all-new Qashqai with e-POWER first test drives

2022/06/27 The all-electric Ariya represents a new era for Nissan electric mobility Experience first-hand e-POWER a unique Nissan technology which will appeal to customers not yet ready to drive a 100% electric vehicle Representing the electrified future of the company, these vehicles demonstrate Nissan’s trusted leadership in crossovers and electrification PARIS, France – Today marks […] June 27, 2022 at 05:30PM

Prithviraj sells his old Lamborghini for Urus SUV, bought fancy number plate worth Rs 7 lakh

Prithviraj Subkumaran is deeply interested in cars. He recently added a Lamborghini Urus SUV in his garage. After trading his two-seat Lamborghini Hurracan for a Urus SUV, he is reported to have on. The price of Lamborghini Urus stands between Rs 3.15 lakh and 3.43 crore. As per reports, he spent Rs 7 lakh on […] June 27, 2022 at 03:54PM

Espada 400 GT: the legendary V12 Lamborghini

In a year full of V12 celebrations, find out about the first four-seat Lamborghini Sant’Agata Bolognese, 27 June 2022 – In 2022 Lamborghini is celebrating the V12: the legendary 12-cylinder engine that has powered its most iconic cars for almost 60 years. They include the Espada 400 GT, which was the first four-seat vehicle by […] June 27, 2022 at 01:30PM

Audi celebrates first victories of the season in NLS and FIA WTCR

Audi R8 LMS GT4 Class victory in the USA: On the seventh race weekend of the Trans Am, Team Ave Motorsports was delighted with a class win. Seth Lucas prevailed in the GT class on the Mid-Ohio circuit in the Audi R8 LMS GT4 with a one-lap lead over pursuer Jack Rinke in a Chevrolet Camaro. […] June 27, 2022 at 05:30AM

10 years of Junior Campus at Deutsche Technikmuseum in Berlin.

Munich. On 25 June 2022 the Junior Campus at the Deutsche Technikmuseum in Berlin celebrated its 10th anniversary. Developed in 2012 by the foundation Stiftung Deutsches Technikmuseum and the BMW Group, the learning programme invites kids and young people to explore and experience sustainable mobility. Since its inception, the Junior Campus has welcomed over 80,000 […] June 28, 2022 at 12:30AM

BMW International Open: Emotional Haotong Li takes victory on the first play-off hole.

+++ Li defeats Pieters in the play-off +++ First victory by a Chinese player at the BMW International Open +++ Von Dellingshausen the best German in fifth +++ 51,500 visitors watched the tournament unfold +++ Course record and an albatross on day one +++ Munich. A high-class BMW International Open concluded with a worthy finale. […] June 28, 2022 at 12:30AM

Porsche unveils the 963 racer at Goodwood

The LMDh class created by IMSA in the U.S. and France’s ACO starts racing next year, competing in the both the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and the FIA World Endurance Championship. The cars will create a new GTP class populated by Acura, Alpine, BMW, Cadillac, Lamborghini and Porsche. We’ve seen the BMW and the Cadillac. Porsche used the Goodwood Festival […] June 27, 2022 at 02:05AM

Land Rover Defender 110: Can you sleep in it?

Autoblog may receive a share from purchases made via links on this page. Pricing and availability are subject to change. The Land Rover Defender is an impressive off-roading machine that, at 11.5 inches, has a better ground clearance than both the Toyota 4Runner and Jeep Wrangler, can hit speeds of 149 miles per hour, and […] June 27, 2022 at 01:50AM

Team HRC’s Tim Gajser wins in Indonesia

26 Jun 2022 ID: 396051 Nested beneath the looming shadow of Mount Tambora The FIM World Motocross Championship visited the volcanic Indonesian island of Sumbawa this weekend. Traditionally, the island is known as the source of sappanwood, as well as honey and sandalwood; and for witnessing the largest volcanic eruption in recorded human history, but […] June 27, 2022 at 01:40AM

GM’s Cruise starts charging fares for driverless rides in San Francisco

General Motors Co’s Cruise has started charging fares for driverless rides in San Francisco, the company said on Thursday, a step towards commercialization of the service. Cruise earlier this month became the first company to secure a permit to charge for self-driving car rides in the U.S. city, after it overcame objections by local officials. […] June 27, 2022 at 01:15AM

Delhi to ban entry of heavy vehicles from October

The Delhi Government has decided to ban the entry of heavy and medium vehicles from other states in the city October to February. This is done to keep pollution check this winter. However, all the vehicles carrying essential items like vegetables, milk, grain and other similar commodities would be exempted. Additionally, heavy vehicles running on […] June 25, 2022 at 12:50PM

LEXUS BRINGS ELECTRIFIED EXCITEMENT TO THE GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

Festival visitors are the first in Europe to enjoy a close-up view of the Lexus Electrified Sport Concept Unique concept draws an enthusiastic response, with styling and presence that evoke memories of the Lexus LFA supercar Lexus’s presence at Goodwood also includes the soon-to-be launched, all-new RZ 450e all-electric SUV, the all-electric UX 300e compact […] June 26, 2022 at 12:40AM

BMW International Open: Li hunting Daly’s tournament record.

+++ Dominant Haotong Li threatens to break a record that has stood for over 20 years +++ Thomas Pieters now leads the chasing pack +++ Birthday cake and serenade for Max Kieffer +++ Sunday’s tee times +++ Munich. It has been Haotong Li’s tournament so far. The Chinese showed no signs of nerves or weakness […] June 26, 2022 at 12:30AM

BMW International Open: Images from Saturday morning.

Do you need help? Please contact our support team from 9 to 17 CET via support.pressclub@bmwgroup.com. PressClub Global · Article. Sat Jun 25 16:26:23 CEST 2022 Press Release Billy Horschel’s dream continues. The American could become the first player in history to win the BMW hat-trick: the BMW Championship (2014), the BMW PGA Championship (2021) […] June 26, 2022 at 12:30AM

Sustainability at a big event like the BMW International Open.

+++ Shuttle fleet made up exclusively of electrified cars +++ Plastic-free water supply on the course and in the offices +++ Reduced use of resources in tournament buildings +++ Conversion from print to digital products +++ Munich. Visitors to the BMW International Open, who have once again flocked to Golfclub München Eichenried in their thousands […] June 26, 2022 at 12:30AM

BMW International Open Players’ Night: Cheers!

Do you need help? Please contact our support team from 9 to 17 CET via support.pressclub@bmwgroup.com. PressClub Global · Article. Sat Jun 25 12:32:27 CEST 2022 Press Release Day two of the BMW International Open ended in style with the traditional Players’ Night on Friday evening. The pros and other invited guests enjoyed a rustic […] June 26, 2022 at 12:30AM

BMW International Open: Stage set for an exciting final weekend.

+++ Li retains the lead +++ “Fox on the run” +++Kieffer climbs to sixth +++ Eight German players make the cut +++   Munich. At the end of round two of the BMW International Open, watched by 11,000 spectators, Haotong Li (-15) is still sitting pretty at the top of the leaderboard. The Chinese was […] June 26, 2022 at 12:30AM

Brezza with electric sunroof! Click here to book now

Maruti Suzuki is all set to launch the new Brezza on June 30. The bookings have already commenced from 20 June. It comes with a bunch of hi-tech features and powertrain options. One can book this sub-compact SUV by paying a token amount of 11,000. Book now Features Brezza will also get an HUD, an […] June 24, 2022 at 03:34PM

“Lamborghini, start your engines”

Automobili Lamborghini celebrates its naturally-aspirated powerplants at Goodwood Festival of Speed Sant’Agata Bolognese 24 June 2022 – Lamborghini is at this weekend’s Goodwood Festival of Speed with its Aventador Ultimae [1], the final model of the iconic V12 super sports Aventador, running up the hill together with Huracán STO [2] and EVO [3] models in […] June 24, 2022 at 02:30PM

GENESIS ELECTRIFIED GV70 UNVEILED AT GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED 2022

Electrified GV70 makes its European debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2022 All-electric SUV unveiled in Europe for the first time by the Duke of Richmond Electrified GV70 will join Electrified G80 and GV60 as part of the full electric Genesis line-up on the world-famous hill climb Four short films to go live across Festival […] June 24, 2022 at 07:10AM

Furious start to the BMW International Open: Course record, albatross and two Germans in the top four.

+++ Haotong Li (CHN, -10) leads world-class field after opening round +++ Nicolai von Dellingshausen (-8) the best-placed German in third +++ Max Kieffer (GER) hits only the fourth albatross in tournament history +++ +++ Martin Kaymer (GER, -6) also starts strongly +++ Munich. Today’s opening round of the BMW International Open was placed in […] June 25, 2022 at 12:30AM

Goodwood Festival of Speed: Mercedes-AMG ONE, Vision AMG and VISION EQXX

The hybrid hypercar makes its dynamic debut joined by a trend-setting design study and the most efficient Mercedes-Benz ever built and a roster of sporting icons past and present in celebration of 55 years of AMG Goodwood.  The cutting-edge Mercedes-AMG ONE hypercar with E PERFORMANCE hybrid drive (fuel consumption weighted, combined: 8.7 l/100 km; combined […] June 25, 2022 at 12:00AM

Global premiere at the Goodwood Festival of Speed: the first-ever BMW M3 Touring MotoGP™ Safety Car.

Munich. BMW M GmbH will be focusing its activities at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed (23rd to 26th June) on its 50th birthday celebrations. BMW M is showcasing numerous models from the past, present and future to mark the occasion. This includes global debuts like the one of the first-ever BMW M3 Touring MotoGP™ […] June 24, 2022 at 12:30AM

Nissan to supply Formula E Gen3 powertrains to McLaren Racing

2022/06/23 YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan and McLaren Racing announced today a multi-year technical collaboration, which will commence at the beginning of the 2022/23 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship season. With McLaren Racing confirming its participation in the sport from Season 9 of the all-electric series, the partnership will see the Japanese automaker supply its […] June 23, 2022 at 01:30PM

BMW Brilliance Plant Lydia inaugurated: Digitalization empowered vehicle plant sets new standards for future-oriented vehicle production 

+++ Annual production capacity at BMW Shenyang Plants increases to 830,000 vehicles. +++ Implementation of the BMW iFACTORY strategy. LEAN. GREEN. DIGITAL. +++ “Industrial Metaverse” – the first BMW Group plant fully planned and simulated in the virtual world from the start. +++ Geared towards e-mobility, Plant Lydia produces the All New BMW i3 +++ […] June 24, 2022 at 12:30AM

Billy Horschel: “I want to beat Rory to the punch”.

+++ Billy Horschel sets sights on the BMW hat-trick in Munich +++ The “BMW International Open means everything” to Matti Schmid +++ Munich. Billy Horschel could make history this week and become the first player to complete the BMW hat-trick – winning the title at the BMW Championship on the PGA TOUR, the BMW PGA […] June 24, 2022 at 12:30AM

VISION EQXX breaks own efficiency record on 1,202 km summer road trip from Stuttgart (Germany) to Silverstone (UK)

The journey continues: the most efficient Mercedes-Benz ever built demonstrates even greater efficiency of 8.3 kWh/100 km and impressive thermal management on another long-distance drive Stuttgart/Brixworth. The Mercedes-Benz VISION EQXX beats its own efficiency record in real-world driving with another 1,000 km+ journey on a single battery charge. Following its record-breaking maiden drive from Stuttgart […] June 24, 2022 at 12:00AM

The Lamborghini Countach LPI 800-4 arrives in Japan

On the occasion of the first deliveries to customers, Lamborghini Tokyo celebrates the link between the Countach and Japanese culture Sant’Agata Bolognese/Tokyo, June 23, 2022 – Warehouse Terrada in Tokyo was the setting for the unveiling of the Countach LPI 800-4 in Japan on the occasion of the first deliveries to customers. To mark the […] June 23, 2022 at 05:30PM

Audi Summer Concerts: All ticket sales to be donated to help Ukraine

This year, the Audi Summer Concerts are consciously embracing their cultural mission under special conditions. “Especially now, when a war threatens our European values, we need art and culture more than ever,” said the violinist and festival leader Lisa Batiashvili. “Audi continues to support the people who have fled Ukraine and come here,” says Markus […] June 23, 2022 at 05:30AM

Okinawa Mega Factory Announced – Electric Scooters, Motorcycles

Okinawa seeks to expand its EV business in India and recently announced an investment of Rs 1200-1,500 crore in electric two-wheelers over next two years Okinawa Electric Scooter Okhi90 and Mega Factory Okinawa Autotech, which became the largest electric two-wheeler maker in the country in May 2022, after selling 9,309 units in the month has […] June 22, 2022 at 12:06PM

EVTRIC Electric Motorcycle Launch Price Rs 1.6 L – Range 110 Kms

EVTRIC Rise, the company’s first electric motorcycle commands a range of 110kms on single charge EVTRIC Rise Electric Motorcycle EVTRIC Motors – a Pune based electric two wheeler manufacturer, has added a new electric vehicle to its company lineup. Currently selling three electric scooters – Evtric Axis, Evtric Ride and Evtric Mighty, the EVTRIC Rise […] June 22, 2022 at 11:04AM

Husqvarna India Sales May 2022 At 0 Units – Vitpilen, Svartpilen

Husqvarna India domestic sales in May 2022 comes to a standstill: exports fall to less than half 2022 Husqvarna Svartpilen 250. Image – Dev MTR. Bajaj Auto introduced Husqvarna India in 2019. And the group is poised to work along the footsteps of KTM here. Another business unit championed by Bajaj. As part of its […] June 22, 2022 at 10:32AM

2022 Maruti Brezza Full Details List Leak – Over 45 New Features

Ahead of launch on 30th June, full list of new features on board 2022 Brezza has leaked online 2022 Maruti Brezza Brezza was the best-selling SUV in India for a long time. But post BS6 shift, Brezza lost some of its charm as it was devoid of its Fiat-sourced 1.3L turbo diesel engine. Maruti Suzuki’s […] June 22, 2022 at 09:28AM

#TogetherWeChange: Audi at the GREENTECH FESTIVAL 2022

The new Audi Sustainability Hub will also illuminate the ways that Audi has integrated sustainability into every department. It just launched and is now available at Audi MediaCenter. The GREENTECH FESTIVAL 2022 offers a platform to anyone who wants to discuss sustainable development, climate, and environmental protection while fostering concepts for a sustainable future. Apart […] June 22, 2022 at 05:30AM

Germany says nein to EU ban on new fossil-fuel cars from 2035

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s government will not agree to European Union plans to effectively ban the sale of new cars with combustion engines from 2035, Finance Minister Christian Lindner said on Tuesday. In its bid to cut planet-warming emissions by 55% by 2030 from 1990 levels, the European Commission has proposed a 100% reduction in […] June 22, 2022 at 01:30AM

Mercedes-Benz lifts in-car entertainment experience to a new level with ZYNC

The two companies intend to provide first customers access to an in-car optimised digital entertainment experience by the end of this year. Stuttgart/San Francisco.  Mercedes-Benz Group AG has agreed to a partnership with ZYNC. The California‑based tech company will provide the world-first implementation of its premium in-car digital entertainment platform for Mercedes-Benz. By aggregating a […] June 23, 2022 at 12:00AM

New Honda SUV Debut In Aug 2022 – Next Gen WRV To Rival Nexon?

Honda recently previewed a Concept RS SUV that will receive a production-spec model later this year New Honda RS Concept SUV Honda is one manufacturer that has lost major ground in the Indian passenger vehicle market in the last few years. This is primarily due to the lack of a proper SUV in its lineup […] June 21, 2022 at 10:55AM

Royal Enfield Meteor 350 Scrambler Dual Exhaust – Modified By Modbike

This custom motorcycle retains Meteor 350’s original silhouette but gets a lot of custom mods Royal Enfield Meteor 350 Scrambler Do you feel like Royal Enfield Meteor 350 falls short in flair? Do you feel like something is missing from the overall package? Something essential that enhances the persona of the motorcycle? Then, only a […] June 21, 2022 at 08:58AM

Mahindra XUV700 Vs Tata Harrier, Safari Vs MG Hector – Sales May 2022

The segment was once again ruled by Mahindra XUV700, though by narrow margin over combined sales of Tata Harrier and Safari Image – Mohamedali Jinnah As the mid-size SUV segment continues to grow in popularity, it is the Mahindra XUV700 seater that tops the lot. Sales charts in May 2022 show off sales of 5,069 […] June 21, 2022 at 07:52AM

How the four rings became the Audi trademark: Auto Union AG founded 90 years ago

On June 29, 1932, on the initiative of the State Bank of Saxony, the former Audiwerke AG, Horchwerke AG, and Zschopauer Motorenwerke J. S. Rasmussen AG (DKW) companies merge to form Auto Union AG. The new entity simultaneously concludes an agreement with Wanderer Werke AG on the purchase and lease of Wanderer’s automotive division. The […] June 21, 2022 at 05:30AM

Gerd Walker – Daring to advance innovation and sustainability in production

Energy, foresight, and a clear plan – Gerd Walker entered his new office with great drive: “My goal is to make production at Audi innovative, highly efficient, and smart,” says Walker. “To that end, we are digitalizing and electrifying Audi’s global production network.” Walker has worked in various positions in the Volkswagen Group since 2016, […] June 21, 2022 at 05:30AM

Mercedes-AMG GLE “Edition 55” – six special models to mark the “55 years of AMG” anniversary

Mercedes-AMG rounds off its range of exclusive special editions with versions for the GLE SUV and Coupé Affalterbach.  Mercedes-AMG is celebrating its 55th anniversary with six “Edition 55” special models based on the GLE SUV and GLE Coupé in this demanding market segment as well. The customers have the advantage that exquisite equipment scopes and […] June 22, 2022 at 12:00AM

Hyundai Creta Driver Arrested After SUV Sinks At The Goa Beach

Recently, a video of an SUV stuck at the beach went viral on social media. A Delhi-based tourist has been detained for endangering the lives of visitors and the general public on Goa’s famed Anjuna beach while driving a Hyundai Creta SUV. The Goa administration has already banned vehicle driving on the beaches, and during […] June 20, 2022 at 11:31AM

2022 Maruti Brezza Bookings Open, Sunroof Teased – TVC Ft Varun Dhawan

The 2022 Maruti Suzuki Brezza will sport HUD, Single Pane Electric Sunroof and 360 Degree Camera 2022 Maruti Brezza Sunroof Teased Maruti Suzuki Brezza, once the highest selling SUV in India, has now been pushed a bit down. Competition from various other models such as the Nexon, Venue and Sonet, in the same segment, has […] June 20, 2022 at 10:21AM

Hyundai Waiting Period June 2022 – Creta, Alcazar, i20, i10 NIOS CNG

In view of global shortage of auto components, Hyundai has done well to reduce waiting period of its cars New Hyundai Creta Long waiting period can be a real test of patience for car buyers, especially when the time stretches into several months. A relevant example is XUV700 that shows 2024 as expected delivery date […] June 20, 2022 at 09:47AM

Audi customers top in DTM and GT World Challenge

Audi R8 LMS GT2 Success in club racing: American C. J. Moses recorded two class victories at the second round of GT America powered by AWS. In Virginia, the privateer driver from Team GMG Racing in the Audi R8 LMS GT2 won his class each time and finished seventh and sixth overall amid 26 sports cars […] June 20, 2022 at 05:30AM

Open-air cinema at the Mercedes-Benz Museum: Advance booking starts on 21 June 2022 at 12 noon

Outdoor film enjoyment from 19 August to 4 September 2022 A diverse and varied programme to suit every taste The open-air cinema is just one of the Museum’s many summer attractions Stuttgart. In just a few weeks, the outdoor stage in front of the Mercedes-Benz Museum will be transformed into an open-air cinema. After a two-year break […] June 21, 2022 at 12:00AM

2022 Canadian Grand Prix – Sunday

A satisfying P3 and P4 for the Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team at the 2022 Canada Grand Prix Lewis took his second podium of the season finishing in third place, just ahead of George who took P4 to complete a solid team effort under blue skies in Montreal. George made swift progress early on to move […] June 21, 2022 at 12:00AM

OLA Electric Cars Teased Officially – New Premium Sedan, SUV, Hatch?

Ola’s first electric car will be made at the company’s upcoming mother plant in Tamil Nadu Ola Electric Car It is no secret that Ola Electric, soon after the launch of its S1 electric scooter, has been eyeing the Indian electric four wheeler segment which is projected to have an immense potential. It appears that, […] June 19, 2022 at 05:22PM

2022 Yamaha Nmax 155cc Scooter Gets Traction Control From R15 V4

In production since 2015, Yamaha Nmax 155 is available for sale in China and South East Asian markets like Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia and Thailand New Yamaha NMAX 155cc Scooter With Traction Control System Based on Aerox 155 that is available for sale in India, Yamaha Nmax 155 has received its 2022 update in China. The […] June 19, 2022 at 02:52PM

Royal Enfield Meteor 350 Modified Bobber With Single Seat – Looks Dope

Royal Enfield Meteor 350 gets converted into a classic bobber by Volcano Garage Royal Enfield Meteor 350 Bobber Royal Enfield motorcycles going under the knife at an aftermarket workshop is a common sight not just in India but across the world as well. Over the years, we have come across numerous examples of stock RE […] June 19, 2022 at 12:06PM

2022 Hyundai Stargazer MPV Teased – Ertiga XL6, Carens Rival

Hyundai is getting ready to unveil a new global MPV called Stargazer – Official teasers are out 2022 Hyundai Stargazer MPV Indonesia is one of the largest MPV market in the world. A considerable number of global MPV models make their international debut in the country. Joining the bandwagon is upcoming Stargazer MPV from Hyundai. […] June 19, 2022 at 09:18AM

2022 Toyota HyRyder SUV In 6 New Colours – Creta Rival Render

Toyota HyRyder is expected to make its global debut on 1st July, which will be followed by its Maruti twin (codename YFG) around November 2022 Toyota HyRyder SUV – Render Toyota’s upcoming mid-size SUV has already started to make some noise in the market as its official debut nears. The car will rival other segment […] June 19, 2022 at 08:07AM

Marco Wittmann on the podium in the Imola heat – Sheldon van der Linde defends his lead in the overall standings.

Imola . The DTM’s debut at the iconic Imola (ITA) circuit on the third race weekend of the season was a success for the BMW M Motorsport teams. Marco Wittmann (GER) finished third on Sunday to claim the first podium in the DTM with the new BMW M4 GT3 for him and the Walkenhorst Motorsport […] June 20, 2022 at 12:30AM

2022 Canadian Grand Prix – Saturday

A thrilling qualifying session in Montreal sees the Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team qualify in P4 and P8 Lewis will line up for the Canadian Grand Prix in P4 and George in P8 after a frenetic qualifying session in changeable conditions with the W13 showing strong pace. Qualifying began under full X Wet conditions before a […] June 20, 2022 at 12:00AM

New TVS Retron LED Headlight Leaks – Or Is It Zepplin R?

TVS has not revealed much about this upcoming vehicle to be revealed on July 6th TVS Retron Motorcycle TVS recently revealed a new teaser stating that it was going to launch a new vehicle on July 6th. The teaser had a ‘T’ insignia that looked like a DRL of a vehicle. The invite also had […] June 18, 2022 at 01:33PM