The Genesis represents Hyundai’s most focused assault on the luxury market yet. And its aim is obvious, take a bite out of the luxury pie that’s currently being shared by Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Lexus. But question lies in not just the product but the public’s perception of a brand that has only been associated with economy models so far.
That echoes the underdog status that Lexus once shared in 1990 with the LS400 when it too was trying to break into a luxury market filled with European makes. While it took time to turn brand snobs around to the LS, that exercise has only proven you can’t keep a good thing down.
From the outside the Genesis certainly carries its message of luxury, power and refinement well. Hyundai’s des...
Tesla will offer their all-electric Model X crossover on sale very soon in several markets worldwide. Based on the popularity of the S, many expect the X to be a commercial success as well, which will render it a serious challenger in the crossover class. The designers at Coventry can see the potential threat, and have decided to start work on a full-electric Range Rover, even before the Model X has proven to be a success.
Rumour has it that the all-electric Range Rover would likely be more crossover than a full-sized, ful-fledged SUV. The new car will also have less drag than current models, but will retain the group’s advanced aluminium frame. It may share a similar platform to its Jaguar SUV cousin, the C-X17.
The new BMW X5 M and new BMW X6 M has BMW M GmbH setting the pace once again in the high-performance Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) and Sports Activity Coupe(SAC) segment. When the previous generation of the two cars arrived in 2009, it was the first time the high-performance character distilled by BMW M GmbH had been transplanted into an all-wheel-drive BMW X model.
The result was class-leading dynamics. The new BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M pull no punches in writing the next chapter in this success story with another significant step forward in dynamic excellence, emotionally rich M design and outstanding efficiency.
The Volkswagen Golf is the best-selling European car of all time, with more than 30 million units being delivered to customers up to today. To commemorate the car’s success over the last four decades, Volkswagen is celebrating the Golf’s 40th birthday here in Singapore with a limited edition model.
The Golf 40th Anniversary Edition has all the strengths of the multi-award-winning, seventh-generation Golf, plus several exclusive features.
Caltex customers will have an added reason to enjoy the journey with its latest Everyday Winners promotion, guaranteeing satisfaction from every top-up. From now to 7 December 2014, Caltex is rewarding its customers with more than $520,000 worth of prizes.
Every trip to any Caltex service station across Singapore will provide Caltex customers with an opportunity to drive away with sure-win prizes. With every $50 gross petrol purchase, customers will be entitled to participate in Caltex’s Everyday Winners promotion, offering customers the opportunity to win fuel vouchers, Star Mart vouchers, and be in the running for the grand prize of LG’s newest 55-inch Curved Organic Light-Emitting Diode (OLED) Television set.