The Porsche 911 Speedster will go into production

STUGGART, Germany — Porsche has decided to start producing the purist Porsche 911 Speedster in the first half of 2019. It will be produced as a limited special edition. Exactly 1,948 units of the open-top two-seater will be built. The number reminisces the Porsche 356 “Number 1” that received its operating license on June, 8…

Volvo reveals All-New Volvo V60 Cross Country

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — Volvo revealed their all- new Cross Country version of its V60 mid-size estate. The rugged V60 Cross Country is the latest addition to the company’s line-up of brand new Volvos that underpins the company’s transformation in recent years. Like its V60 sibling that was launched earlier this year on the driveway of a…

Cadillac moving headquarters to Warren, Michigan

DETROIT, Michigan — The General Motors Co. luxury brand is moving its headquarters to the former Campbell Ewald building in Warren, Michigan after speninding four years in New York City’s SoHo district. The transition will begin over the next few months, with an official move-in date of April 1. GM will perform “some renovations” to…

NAIAS Announces Launch of 2019 Michigan High School Poster Contest

DETROIT, Michigan — The North American International Auto Show announced the launch of its 31st annual poster contest Thursday. The NAIAS poster contest was created to engage the creative minds of Michigan’s high school students and encourage careers in automotive design. For the 2018 contest, NAIAS received 825 entries from 68 high schools across the state….

Audi introduces all-new Electric E-Tron

INGOLSTADT, Germany — Audi introduced the all-electric e-tron. The all new e-tron combines Audi’s intelligence, performance and design — it creates a new sense of mobility. The full-size SUV combines sportiness and everyday practicality. Its two electric motors together with electric all-wheel drive provide for awesome performance and agile handling. The large high-voltage battery is…

AeroMobil to Exhibit Flying Car first time in China

SHANGHAI, China — AeroMobil and its first Flying Car, the electric hybrid 4.0 STOL (short-take off and landing), will make its debut in China from November 5-10, 2018 at the China International Import Expo (CIIE). Held at National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai, the CIEE is a global exhibition organised to support trade liberalisation…

Hyundai Motor Group Appoints Executive Vice Chairman

SEOUL, Korea — The Hyundai Motor Group announced that it has appointed Hyundai Motor Company Vice Chairman Euisun Chung as Executive Vice Chairman of the Group. In his new capacity, Executive Vice Chairman Chung will oversee the entire Group’s operations, aiding and reporting to Chairman Mong-Koo Chung. The appointment reflects Chairman Chung’s aim to improve…

Porsche starts production for the new Macan

STUGGART, Germany — Porsche announced that it has started production of the new Macan at the Leipzig site, with the first customer vehicle successfully making its way through the body shop, the paint shop and along the assembly line. Parts of the factory were adapted specifically for the model. The vehicle in the exterior colour…