Day: July 23, 2014

Datsun on-DO

Datsun Arrives In Russia

July 23, 2014

A new chapter in the Datsun story has begun with the start of production of Datsun on-DO, a new family sedan designed and engineered specifically for Russia. Bringing affordable quality motoring within the reach of up-and-coming Russian customers, the four-door, five-seat car is being built at the Togliatti plant in Russia, a partnership between the […]

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Honda Civic

Honda’s Civic Sedan Range Upgraded

July 23, 2014

One of Australia’s favourite sedans – the Honda Civic – has received a number of significant upgrades including a revised variant line-up, new styling, more standard features and a new Manufacturer’s List Price from just $18,490*. “The Civic is one of Honda’s most successful global nameplates and one of the first models introduced in Australia […]

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Nissan QASHQAI

All-New Nissan QASHQAI Now On-Sale In Australia

July 23, 2014

The all-new Nissan QASHQAI, the next generation DUALIS, is now available in Australia, further strengthening the brand’s extensive SUV line-up. The award-winning, critically acclaimed QASHQAI is one of Nissan’s most successful models, with over two million sold globally since the previous generation debuted in 2007 – the car that pioneered the now-burgeoning crossover hatch segment. […]

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2014 Acura MDX

Acura MDX Cements Position as America’s All-Time Best-Selling 3-Row Luxury SUV

July 23, 2014

Record sales in the first six months of 2014 have strengthened the third-generation MDX’s position as America’s best-selling three-row luxury SUV – not only in 2014, but of all time. Through June, sales of MDX are up 68.4 percent (compared to the same period last year) to 30,664 units, bringing cumulative sales of the MDX […]

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Fuso Canter E-Cell

Eight New Fuso Canter E-Cell In Customer Trials

July 23, 2014

The cleanest technology, whatever the application: Fuso is a pioneer of “green” drive systems in the commercial vehicle sector. The Daimler subsidiary in Japan is the home of Daimler Trucks’ centre of competence for hybrid technology, and with this experience behind it, Fuso has also been responsible for developing the new battery-electric-powered “Zero Emission” Canter […]

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Tesla’s Supercharger network

World Largest Fast-charging Network – Tesla’s Supercharger network

July 23, 2014

In June, Tesla’s Supercharger network passed a charging milestone, delivering more than 1 GWh of energy to Model S vehicles in a single month. That energy accounts for a collective 3.7 million miles driven, 168,000 gallons of gas saved, and 4.2 million pounds of carbon dioxide offset. That’s like driving to the moon and back […]

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Six-millionth Audi With Quattro Drive Technology

Six-millionth Audi With Quattro Drive Technology

July 23, 2014

The six-millionth Audi with quattro drive rolls off the production line at the Ingolstadt plant today – only about one and a half years after the five-millionth quattro. Audi will deliver the jubilee car, an Audi SQ5 3.0 TDI quattro* in monsoon gray metallic, to a family in the United States. This new production record […]

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Mitsubishi Outlander ES

Mitsubishi Outlander ES Cheapest Medium SUV To Run In Australia

July 23, 2014

The Royal Automobile Association (RAA) 2014 Cost of Vehicle Ownership survey has named the Mitsubishi Outlander ES as the cheapest medium SUV to run. The Outlander ES features the low running costs customers expect from Mitsubishi including a five-year/130,000km new car warranty and four-year Capped Price Servicing. With a five-star safety rating, family-friendly design and […]

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Volvo XC90 Twin Engine

Volvo Cars’ All-New XC90 Will Be The World’s Most Powerful And Cleanest SUV

July 23, 2014

Volvo Cars’ all-new XC90 will offer an unrivalled combination of power and clean operation when it is launched later this year. The all-wheel drive seven seater offers drivers up to 400 horsepower but with carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions of around 60 g/km (NEDC driving cycle). There has never been an SUV offering this level of […]

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Nissan LEAF

Nissan Creates “World’s Cleanest Car” – A Zero Emissions Nissan LEAF

July 23, 2014

What do you get when you combine the world’s best-selling zero emission vehicle with innovative paint technology that repels mud, rain and everyday dirt? Answer: a very special Nissan LEAF electric vehicle that might just be the “world’s cleanest car.” Created to demonstrate its potential use in future production vehicles, this Nissan LEAF’s exterior was […]

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