April 30, 2014

Omniplus and Carglass sign cooperation agreement

Omniplus, the Daimler Buses brand for servicing and related services, now has defective bus and coach windscreens even more closely in its sights. Omniplus will be working closely together with the experts from Carglass to be able to fix damage to glass on Mercedes-Benz

Nissan strengthens corporate sales team with new hire

Michael Stewart has joined Nissan Motors GB as Corporate Sales Planning Manager, further strengthening the corporate sales team as the manufacturer looks to build on its recent success. 

Reporting into Barry Beeston, Corporate Sales

April 29, 2014

Trident announces world's fastest diesel sports cars Iceni Magna and Iceni Venturer

Trident, the British sports car brand, announced the global availability of its flagship Iceni sports car, the world's fastest & most fuel efficient diesel sports car.

With a top speed in excess of over 190 mph and the ability to run for 2,000 miles on a single tank of mineral or bio-diesel,

Long-term partnership between BMW Motorsport and ZF enters the next round

BMW Motorsport and ZF have extended their long-term partnership. ZF will once again be involved as Official Partner in the 2014 season when the eight BMW M4 DTMs do battle for points and victories. Among other things, the ZF logo will be there for all to see on the

Trust Skoda announces winner of Ed Clancy Cycling Challenge

Trust Skoda Wolverhampton hosted the final of a charity cycling challenge in aid of Cancer Research UK. Double Olympic gold medalist and five-times world champion, Ed Clancy, went head to head with local cyclists in an ultimate Wattbike challenge. The live final saw two local

Toyota to establish new North American headquarters

Toyota announced that it is establishing a new headquarters in North Dallas (Plano), Texas for its North American operations in a move designed to better serve customers and position Toyota for sustainable, long-term growth.

Within the next three years, Toyota's

April 28, 2014

Scott Mansell to head up Caterham Experience

Caterham Cars has appointed professional racing driver, Scott Mansell, to head up its Caterham Experience department as Business Development Manager.

Mansell, 28, has 20 years of motorsport experience; still holding fastest lap records at the UK's

New Mitsubishi Dealership opens for business in Lincoln

Charles Warner, based on Outer Circle Road, is now fully up and running for Mitsubishi sales, servicing and repairs.

And the full range of Mitsubishi vehicles is on display in a stunning and spacious showroom where staff will be delighted to explain all about them. From

Hyundai Motorsport announces Bryan Bouffier as 2014 Test Driver

Hyundai Motorsport has announced that French driver Bryan Bouffier will join the team again as part of its 2014 test driver line-up. Bouffier previously contributed to the young Alzenau-based team in the development of the Hyundai i20 WRC last year ahead of its

April 26, 2014

Ford announces new apprentice programme

Ford has announced a series of engineering and business apprenticeship programmes, including a newly-established Higher Apprenticeship in IT.

Places are now available for Ford of Britain apprenticeship programmes starting in September, which

Mercedes AMG Petronas announces new partnership with ASSOS

The Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team confirmed a new partnership with cycling apparel equipment company, ASSOS of Switzerland for the 2014 Formula One season and beyond.

Cycling plays an important role in maintaining the physical and mental

April 25, 2014

Steelbird launches new brand 'Ares' for professional riders

Steelbird Helmets added a new brand line in his portfolio - 'Ares' for professional riders, first helmet with NASA technology.

"The product has been named after the Greek God of war," said Rajeev Kapur, Managing Director, Steelbird Helmets. Ares signifies Steelbird's

Nissan announces Ian Tonkin as Product Communications Manager

Nissan Motor GB announced Ian Tonkin as its new Product Communications Manager, effective from May 6, 2014.

Joining Nissan from Hyundai Motor UK, Ian brings with him a wealth of experience and product knowledge, and replaces Sam Hardy who has moved on

GM nominates UAW VP Joe Ashton to Board of Directors; Steve Girsky nominated to remain a Director

General Motors Co. filed the proxy statement for its 2014 annual meeting of stockholders with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and announced the nomination of UAW Vice-President Joe Ashtonto its Board of Directors.

Ashton, designated for nomination

April 24, 2014

General Motors' Spring Hill plant produces 4-millionth Ecotec engine

General Motors Spring Hill powertrain plant has produced its 4-millionth Ecotec engine just two years after the 3-millionth engine was assembled.

"GM's line of Ecotec engines continue to win awards and recognition from critics and consumers alike for their fuel efficiency and

Volvo Cars' new plant in Torslanda increases manufacturing capacity from 200,000 to 300,000 cars a year

Volvo Cars opens its new 24,000 sq m manufacturing facility in Torslanda, Gothenburg, increasing its manufacturing capacity from approximately 200,000 cars a year to approximately 300,000 a year and moving it a significant step closer towards achieving

April 23, 2014

World debut for new Range Rover Hybrid Long Wheelbase in Beijing

Land Rover has further progressed the development of its acclaimed Range Rover with the global debut of the Range Rover Hybrid Long Wheelbase at the Beijing Motor Show. The derivative brings together two of the most recent innovations in the Range Rover line-up

McLaren Automotive confirms latest retail location to open in Scotland

McLaren Automotive continues to expand the global network of retailers with the announcement that the brand is to open in Scotland later this year. McLaren Glasgow will become the fourth location in the UK - joining London, Birmingham and Manchester - and will offer the

New Mitsubishi dealership opens in Leighton Buzzard

A new Mitsubishi dealership has opened in Leighton Buzzard as the Mitsubishi dealer network continues to expand.

Family-run Grovebury Cars has joined forces with Mitsubishi opened at their dealership in Grovebury Road.

"We are delighted to welcome Grovebury

April 22, 2014

Hyundai unveils ix25 SUV Concept at Beijing International Automotive Exhibition

Hyundai Motor Company unveiled a concept model ix25 at the 2014 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition, held at the China International Exhibition Center. The sophisticated small-sized SUV, another strategic pillar for Hyundai Motor in the world's

Wheelsology blessed with a sister website - Tattoopie.com

After the success of Wheelsology.com, Mizeebi Media unfolds a new chapter and adds a new jewel in its portfolio – Tattoopie.com - World of Body-Art...

Tattoopie.com is a new-age platform to applaud the art, skills and expertise of body-art artists.

April 21, 2014

Audi India inaugurates country's largest pre-owned luxury car showroom in Gurgaon

Audi inaugurated its largest pre-owned luxury car showroom 'Audi Approved: plus program' in India, a 26,000 sq ft expanse with 33 car display at Gurgaon. A first-of-its-kind in the country, this world-class showroom has been built to meet the growing demand across

Renault India inaugurates second sales outlet in Jaipur

Renault India inaugurated its second sales outlet in Jaipur at Gopalpura Bye-Pass. The dealership, Renault Jaipur West, was inaugurated by Sumit Sawhney, Country CEO and Managing Director for Renault in India.

Partnered with Nirmal Cars Private Limited, the

April 20, 2014

Citroen to unveil C-XR Concept SUV at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show

Citroen will unveil the C-XR Concept at this year's Beijing Motor Show. A new contemporary take on the SUV, the concept previews the first SUV developed jointly between Citroen and the DongFeng Motor Group. The model will enter a segment that saw nearly three-million

World debut for new Lexus NX at the Beijing Motor Show

Lexus revealed its all-new NX at the Beijing Motor Show 2014, a sharply-styled model that marks the company's entry into the fast-growing premium compact crossover market. Its edgy design is a key element in its intended appeal to new Lexus customers who lead

April 19, 2014

OPI unveils limited-edition Ford Mustang Nail Lacquer Collection

OPI and Ford Motor Company are going full throttle and taking the 'pedi to the metal' with the official launch of the limited-edition nail lacquer collection inspired by the popular Ford Mustang. The OPI Ford Mustang collection features six Mustang-inspired shades that

April 18, 2014

Ford launches global fashion collaboration marking Mustang's 50th anniversary

Ford Motor Company celebrates Mustang with its first-ever global collaboration with world-renowned designers to create a one-of-a-kind apparel collection.

Timed to the 50th anniversary of Mustang's debut, fashion innovators including Anna Sui, Rogan, Paula

April 17, 2014

Renault announces new investments in Brazil

Renault Group Chairman and Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn announced a new investment cycle in Brazil in the amount of R$ 500-million (£133-million) over the 2014-2019 period. This investment will be channelled into the development of two new cars at Renault's plant in

Audi India announces price increase from May 2014

Audi announced an increase in prices by an average of 3 per cent in India. The increase in price is effective from May 1, 2014.

"While Audi has exhibited stellar sales performance in 2013 and in the first quarter of 2014, the overall market scenario has remained challenging

Bentley Motorsport returns to North America

After an impressive performance at the opening round of the Blancpain Endurance Series in Monza, Italy, the new Bentley Continental GT3 is set to reintroduce the celebrated British marque to North American motorsports with Dyson Racing. The premier sports car

April 16, 2014

New Setra TopClass 500 begins series production at EvoBus plant in Neu-Ulm

The Setra TopClass 500 is moving toward the starting line. Series production of this new-generation travel coach has begun at the EvoBus plant in Neu-Ulm with the assembly of the first customer vehicle, an S 517 HDH. This elegant three-axle coach, which offers a unique

Wolfgang Durheimer to head Bentley

Wolfgang Durheimer, General Representative of the Volkswagen Group responsible for motorsport, is to become Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bentley Motors Ltd. with effect from June 1, 2014. He is to succeed Dr. Wolfgang Schreiber, who will take up a leading

April 15, 2014

DS to unveil wild & refined premium SUV 'DS 6WR' at Beijing Show

DS is unveiling a sophisticated new SUV at this year's Beijing Motor Show - DS 6WR - the first SUV for the brand.

Designed in Paris and directly inspired by the Wild Rubis concept car, DS 6WR is a premium SUV and a new approach for DS: rebellious, untamed, yet pure

Mark Griffiths is the new Communications Officer at Continental

Continental Tyre Group Ltd. announces changes within its press office, with Mark Griffiths assuming the role as Communications Officer.

Continuing to cover all aspects of the brands public profile, Mark will now cover communications for Commercial tyres as well as passenger

New National Fleet Sales Manager for Hyundai UK

Hyundai UK announced the appointment of Paul Williams as the company's new National Fleet Sales Manager. Williams, who was promoted from his previous position as Fleet Operations Manager at Hyundai, begins his new role with immediate effect and will report

CarPlan announces a third season in partnership with the Marussia F1 Team

CarPlan has been tasked with keeping the Marussia F1 Team's car looking immaculate for a third season of grand prix racing.

CarPlan has been signed up as the official supplier to Marussia.

"CarPlan needs no introduction as a brand and we are pleased to benefit

Land Rover announces global partnership with Virgin Galactic

Land Rover has revealed a long-term global partnership with Richard Branson's pioneering commercial spaceline, Virgin Galactic.

Demonstrating their shared vision of pioneering spirit, technological innovation and sense of adventure, the partnership was

April 14, 2014

Volvo Car Group celebrates 50 years of dedication to child safety, unveils Inflatable Child Seat Concept

Volvo Car Group's (Volvo Cars) dedication to protecting the smallest and most vulnerable car occupants celebrates its 50-year anniversary in 2014. This ground breaking work started with the world's first rear-facing child seat prototype in a PV544 back in 1964 -

Steelbird opens its second RiderZ Shoppe in New Delhi

Steelbird Hi-Tech India Ltd. is all set to revolutionise the motorcycle riding gears & accessories market with the launch of RiderZ Shoppe retail outlet at Virendra Nagar, New Delhi. The RiderZ Shop is a one-stop-shop for bikers, with a Range of helmets, jackets and suits,

Mazda produces one-million Skyactiv vehicles

Mazda Motor Corporation has announced that global production of its three full-Skyactiv vehicles - Mazda CX-5, Mazda6 (known as Atenza in Japan) and Mazda3 (Axela in Japan) has surpassed one-million units, reaching 1,040,000 units as of the end of March 2014.

Redesigned Buick Enclave begins export to China

Continuing Buick's global growth, the brand will begin exporting the latest edition of its award-winning Enclave luxury crossover to China.

"Last year we set the brand's global sales record, topping one-million units," said Duncan Aldred, US Vice-President of Buick

Skoda apprentices build their dream car 'Sporty Convertible Skoda CitiJet'

16 young apprentices of Skoda Auto Vocational School build their dream car - the sporty convertible Skoda CitiJet. The study is the result of the 'Skoda Apprentice Car' project. The official premiere of the dynamic two-seater takes place at the 33rd GTI Fan Meet at Worthersee

April 11, 2014

Ford unveils Transit Skyliner Concept luxury van - a private jet on wheels, will make its auto show debut in New York

The future of ultra-premium land transportation is here, and it comes with a spacious interior that morphs to support an immersive entertainment experience or a business meeting with the swipe of a smartphone.

Ford unveils the Transit Skyliner Concept luxury van, illustrating

Jeep and Mopar to reveal six new concept vehicles at 48th Annual Moab Easter Jeep Safari

The Jeep and Mopar brands have once again teamed to develop a variety of vehicles that will debut at the annual Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah, April 12-20. Now in its 48th year, the Easter Jeep Safari will be attended by thousands of die-hard off-road enthusiasts

World premiere of the Boxster GTS and Cayman GTS at Beijing International Auto Show

Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG is celebrating the world premiere of the Boxster GTS and Cayman GTS at the 2014 Auto China on April 20 in Beijing. Featuring uprated engines and PASM chassis, the duo of the most powerful and fastest mid-engine sports cars from Porsche

Combined worldwide productions of Renault- and Dacia-branded Dusters reach one-million

Not only is Duster one of the driving forces behind the Renault Group's international growth, but it has also emerged as the best-selling Renault model worldwide.

Today, it is available in more than 100 countries, branded either as a Renault or a Dacia.

"Duster is a truly global

Toyota develops new series of gas engines with improved fuel efficiency

Toyota will soon introduce vehicles globally with a series of newly-developed, highly efficient gasoline engines that achieve outstanding thermal efficiency and fuel efficiency improvements of at least 10 per cent.

The new engines leverage combustion and loss-

April 10, 2014

Vladimir Vasilyev won the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge for Mini; four Minis in the top ten

Vladimir Vasilyev (RU) won the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge for Mini. The Russian drove an uncontested victory in the Mini All4 Racing used by the Monster Energy X-raid Team and finished almost 48 minutes ahead of second-placed Adam Malysz (PL) after five legs of the

Tata Motors launches all-new Tata Aria @ Rs. 9.95 lakh

Tata Motors has launched the all-new Aria in an exciting new avatar, with best-in-class performance and unmatched features. Offering class-leading space and comfort, loaded with exciting new equipment, the vehicle boasts state-of-the-art high-speed stability

Limited edition Scion xB Release Series 10.0 to make its debut at New York International Auto Show

Digital design never drove so well. Scion will debut the xB Release Series 10.0 at the New York International Auto Show, bringing together the inspiration and functionality of modern technology.

"The xB Release Series 10.0 gets a fun, technology influence with wireless charging,

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