Shelby To Release Their Focus ST

A Special Ford Focus ST, tuned by Shelby American, was revealed at Detroit. The Shelby hatch adds Ford Racing lowered and uprated suspension. Bigger alloys, larger brembo brakes with drilled discs and larger-bore borla exhaust to a standard 247bhp Focus ST. There’s also a new bonnet with extra RS-Style vents, carbon fibre inserts for the […]

VW Budget Brand On The Way

VW’s Budget Brands looks set to get the go-ahead. CEO Matrin Winterkorn confirmed at the Detroit Motor Show: “The decision whether we will produce a model for emerging markets will be made later this year”. But the project is well underway already, said member of the board for development, Dr Ulrich Hackenberg. The plan is […]

Volkswagen Sets Sales Record

Volkswagen are celebrating record sales of more than nine million cars 2012 Volkswagen announced record sales for 2012 having delivered more than nine million cars for the first time. A starting year for the powerhouse VW Group was confirmed at a press conference prior to the Detroit Motor Show by CEO Martin Winterkorn. Star Preformers […]

Jaguar-Land Rover Creates 800 Jobs

Jaguar Land Rover has Launched a recruitment drive for 800 new workers at its factory in Solihull, Birmingham following record sales figures in 2012. It’s a good new story for the British car industry that comes just at the right time, following Honda’s decision to cut 800 jobs at its Swindon factory last week. The […]

Bentley To Produce Hybrid By 2016

Bentley’s CEO confirms that the first plug-in hybrid Bentley will arrive by 2016, but rules out a diesel model. Battery-powered Bentleys will become a reality in as little as 3 years, according Bentleys CEO Dr Wolfgang Schreiber. Speaking at the Detroit Motor Show, Schreiber also explained why he saw no reason to produce a diesel […]