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Ducati Up For Grabs As Volkswagen Looks To Trim Costs: Report

The Volkswagen Group is investigating the possible sale of its motorcycle arm, Ducati, just five years after having assumed control of the Italian superbike builder, according to reports out of Europe. The possible sale of Ducati, currently owned by Audi, comes as part of the Volkswagen Group’s company-wide expenditure audit. …

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2017 BMW 530e iPerformance Confirmed For Australia

BMW has confirmed the Australian arrival of the plug-in hybrid 530e iPerformance, revealing the first details of the fuel-efficient sedan ahead of its mid-year arrival The 530e iPerformance marks the first time BMW has applied its plug-in hybrid technology to the 5 Series, although the ActiveHybrid 5 provided mild-hybrid technology …

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2017 Skoda Kodiaq

Skoda has announced the price and features for the petrol-powered version of its Kodiaq seven-seat SUV, set to go on sale in Australia from May. From launch, a single 132TSI variant will be available in Australian showrooms, starting at $42,990 plus on road costs. As Skoda’s first family SUV, the …

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2015 Ford Fiesta 1.0 EcoBoost Long-Term Test – The First Year

It’s been a year. On this very day one year ago, I took delivery of an oval-badged, ovoid-shaped, three-cylinder hatchback. My 1.0-liter Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta, with its five manually-operated forward gears and turbocharged torque has provided 12 months and over 10,000 miles of mostly trouble-free driving. Two oil changes and no need …

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Nismo Cars Business Department – Nissan Announces New Stand

Nissan’s performance brand Nismo is set for a rapid expansion of new models. The Japanese carmaker has announced it has spun-off the division to create a new sub-brand called Nismo Cars Business Department, which will be responsible for expanding the range of high-performance vehciles as well as broaden the markets …

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