At last, Toyota has plans for battery electrical vehicles
At last, Toyota has plans for battery electrical vehicles

You would be forgiven for thinking that Toyota is a leader in electric vehicles, for such has been the success of its hybrid derivatives such as the Prius.

2 days ago

Lexus reveals LF-1 Limitless flagship crossover
Lexus reveals LF-1 Limitless flagship crossover

Lexus has revealed its Lexus LF-1 Limitless - a concept that debuts a new genre of luxury vehicle, the flagship crossover. The concept is described as a showcase of technology, innovation, and the latest evolution of design at Lexus.

3 days ago

South Africans trading cars for bitcoin on the rise
South Africans trading cars for bitcoin on the rise

As South Africans are itching to get their hands on bitcoin, there's been an increase in swops and bitcoin-only sales on Gumtree.co.za, says Claire Cobbledick, head of core at Gumtree.

3 days ago

Lamborghini reaches sales record, PSA global sales up 15%
Lamborghini reaches sales record, PSA global sales up 15%

Italian sports carmaker Lamborghini says it set another sales record in 2017, delivering 3,815 cars to customers around the world, up 10.3% over the previous year.

17 Jan 2018

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Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi's Alliance Ventures to invest $1bn in startups

Automotive alliance, Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, has launched a new corporate venture capital fund that plans to invest up to $1bn to support open innovation over the next five years.

17 Jan 2018

New IT, research partnerships for Hyundai, Nissan
New IT, research partnerships for Hyundai, Nissan

Hyundai and Cisco have collaborated to focus on technology solutions for in-vehicle data demands which will increase exponentially with autonomous driving and other connectivity needs; and Nissan and Nasa have joined forces to extend research into autonomous mobility services.

16 Jan 2018

Yamaha motorcycle comes on command at CES event
Yamaha motorcycle comes on command at CES event

With a wave, Kinji Asamura summoned a riderless motorcycle to his side in the Yamaha booth at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week.

16 Jan 2018

Land Rover kicks off 2018 with restoration of original launch vehicle
Land Rover kicks off 2018 with restoration of original launch vehicle

The first Land Rovers were shown at the 1948 Amsterdam Motor Show; this original launch vehicle has been missing for the last 63 years. The car brand will celebrate its 70th anniversary year throughout 2018, starting with the restoration of the original Land Rover.

16 Jan 2018