Suzuki Motor Corporation has announced its exhibits for the 44th Tokyo Motor Show 2015 (organised by the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association), which will open to the public on 30 October until 8 November.
The theme for Suzuki’s booth is “SUZUKI NEXT 100”. Suzuki will be celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2020, so the exhibits represent proposals for products and technologies that give a sense of the company’s preparations for ongoing success in the next 100 years.
Rio. The first thing that came to my mind was Brazil, or more specifically, Rio de Janeiro. It brings to mind carnivals and festivals, upbeat music, good food and an all-around party atmosphere. Throw in scenic views of mother earth as well as a long historical and cultural heritage and you have a place that’s bursting with life and diversity.
How’s that relevant to a 5-door hatchback from the other side of the world? Well Kia’s latest compact hatch is a lot like that in terms of the feeling it gives you when you’re out driving it. The Korean company has come a long way since the last time we reviewed a Rio and with the improvements made to this car, Kia has certainly proved once again that its current fleet is more than capable of taki...
Thinking of buying a new or used car? Most of us have been down that road. The entire process, from the time when the thought of getting a new ride was just a gleam in your eye, to the moment you take possession of the keys, can take anywhere between weeks, months or even years. If you are buying a car for the first time, a word from the wise and the kanna-burned-before: take your time.
Truth is, for a big-ticket item like a car, it pays to be prudent and do plenty of due diligence. For most of us, being stuck with a lemon of a car has consequences that extend into other parts of our lives financially. Correspondingly, a good deal can affect your ability to pay off a bigger mortgage, for instance, or mean a little more tuition for you...
Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, and Autoliv, the automotive safety technology company, two of the world’s leaders in automotive safety, have agreed to work together on the groundbreaking Drive Me project, the world’s first large-scale autonomous driving (AD) initiative.
Drive Me involves 100 self-driving Volvos being used by families and commuters on public roads in everyday driving conditions in the Swedish city of Gothenburg – the first time anywhere in the world AD cars have been made available to members of the public for their daily use.
As part of the preparation works for the upcoming Joo Koon Bus Interchange, the traffic junction of Joo Koon Bus Interchange/Joo Koon Circle will be temporarily switched on on the 6th of October, from 6.00 am to 7.00 pm.
Do observe traffic signals when approaching the junction.
Introduction and Exterior Known as the Prius c elsewhere, the Aqua was introduced in late 2011 as a little brother of the Prius hatchback. The Aqua competes in the small hatchback segment along with the likes of Suzuki Swift and Nissan March, albeit with the advantage of having a lean and green hybrid drivetrain.
New for the 2015 model year, the Aqua has been given a facelift, sporting revised bumpers, lights and a fiercer fascia: the Aqua appears to be more aggressive than before. The front lights are now LED projector beams, while the rear lights are kitted with LED too.
The car tested is the X-Urban model, which features additional bodykit painted in a contrasting colour depending on choice of body colour. On cars with lighter colour...
Honda has announced a wide range of concepts, production cars and motorcycles that it will present at the 44th Tokyo Motor Show (Public days: 30 October – 8 November 2015).
Covering the largest floor area of any single brand at the show, Honda’s stand highlights the diversity of its current product line-up and includes innovative mobility solutions designed to improve the day-to-day lives of Honda’s customers. This broad portfolio of models is united by its global brand slogan – The Power of Dreams. Highlights include the first chance to see its all-new fuel cell vehicle, provisionally called the FCV, the all-new NSX hybrid supercar and a range of racing machines from a range of international race series.
With its DS 4 Crossback Concept, New DS 4 & DS 4 Crossback and the DSV-01 Formula E car, DS Automobiles was on the offensive at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show.
DS chose this event for the world premiere of New DS 4 and DS 4 Crossback and the DSV-01 fully electric Formula E race car. DS also unveiled the DS 4 Crossback Concept, a show car with its sights set on the future. At the same time, the spotlight was on DS Connect, with demonstrations of this connectivity offering for visitors. There were also screenings of the new adverts featuring Baby DS, the latest brand model.