Archive for October 24th, 2012

1959 Ford Fairlane 500 Galaxi – $9,000

1959 Ford Fairlane 500 Galaxie American Classic For 9,000 or Best Offer

This amazing 4-door classic has 38,854 on a once flip odometer. It has a 292 V8 engine with 3-speed standard transmission and new tire…

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Silvio Calabi: Previewing BMW’s new 328i Touring – Monmouth Daily Review Atlas

Silvio Calabi: Previewing BMW's new 328i Touring
Monmouth Daily Review Atlas
Silvio Calabi reviews the latest from Detroit, Munich, Yokohama, Gothenburg, Crewe, Seoul and wherever else interesting cars are born. Silvio is a member of IMPA, the International Motor Press Association, whose automotive reviews date back to the

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Porsche Cayenne Review – CarAdvice

Porsche Cayenne Review
CarAdvice
Back in 2002, Porsche purists – and a large portion of the world's automotive media – thought the first-generation Porsche Cayenne was a huge mistake that would only serve to water down the celebrated German sports car brand that had created the iconic

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Lotus adds automatic transmission option to Evora S – Los Angeles Times

Lotus adds automatic transmission option to Evora S
Los Angeles Times
Though purists may decry this addition as yet another nail in the coffin of cars with manual transmissions, keep in mind that during our review of the Evora S we praised nearly every element of the car — except its manual transmission. That six-speed

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Alfardan Automobiles set for successful year – Gulf Times


Gulf Times
Alfardan Automobiles set for successful year
Gulf Times
Building on its impressive performance in the first half of the year, Alfardan Automobiles is well on track for another successful year-end in Qatar with a reported 19% growth in BMW & MINI sales for the first nine months of the year. Alfardan
BMW and MINI sales accelerate 40% in Oman during first nine monthsZawya (registration) (press release)

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The stories behind the automobiles of yesteryear – Farm and Dairy

The stories behind the automobiles of yesteryear
Farm and Dairy
One of the more interesting characters during the early days of automobiles was Floyd Clymer. In these days of “helicopter moms,” his exploits while still quite young were nothing short of astonishing. Love of cars. Floyd, the son of a country

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Sophomore Season of Travel Channel’s "Baggage Battles" Explores the Higher … – The Futon Critic

Sophomore Season of Travel Channel's "Baggage Battles" Explores the Higher
The Futon Critic
Premiering on Wednesday, November 14 at 8:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, the 14 half-hour episodes will feature more than unclaimed property from luggage, freight containers and cargo palates as automobiles and estate items also make it to the auction

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Planes, Trains and Automobiles – This is Cornwall


This is Cornwall
Planes, Trains and Automobiles
This is Cornwall
Follow. Big boys toys are the name of the game this weekend as on Sunday, October 28, Cornwall Air Ambulancehosts Planes, Trains and Automobiles at Newquay Airport. Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust projects co-ordinator, Nicole Hawkesford said "If you've

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BMW to invest $264 mn in first Brazil plant – Zee News


Zee News
BMW to invest $264 mn in first Brazil plant
Zee News
The plant will be constructed in the city of Araquari, where BMW will undertake "the complete assembly" of automobiles, Robertson said. The plant will initially produce only the BMW X1, but production will be adjusted later to meet domestic demand,

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Futuristic technology to be unveiled at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show – AmericaJR.com

Futuristic technology to be unveiled at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show
AmericaJR.com
LOS ANGELES — Google has spent the last three years and $2 million in testing autonomous vehicles–automobiles that can drive entirely on their own. In September, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation approving the use of these vehicles on

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