2012 ZL1 reveals Chevy performance Camaro-style,
Chevy announces 2013 Malibu pricing (right),
2012 Honda Civic shown,
New Aston Martin Vanquish shown,
Jeep brings 6 new concepts to 2012 Moab Desert event.
First 2013 SRT Viper sold at auction,
Nissan/MOS mix to create "Juke Box" mobile sound,
Mini Rocketman (below) gets prepped for the Olympics,
Mazda and Fiat team up to develop new roadster.
Source: Ford - Press release after the jump.
Source: Mazda - Press release after the jump.
Source: Chevrolet - Press release and brief video after the jump.
Source: Aston Martin - Press releases (5) plus specifications chart after the jump.
Source: Bentley - Press release after the jump.
Source: Hyundai - Press release and facts charts after the jump.
Source: Audi - Press release after the jump.
Concept Style Coupe from Beijing?). An A-Class-based crossover/Ute wouldn't be a surprise to match BMW's X1 and Audi's Q3. This new A-Class is a looker and the design is more in line with the competition and much less frumpy looking than the last A-Class. I would expect either the production version or a production-close "concept" at the LA Auto Show in November and no later than the Detroit Show in January with US sales beginning in early 2013, but what do I know? At today's rate of exchange and minus the 20% Euro tax, the new A-Class would start in the mid $20k range. More to come...
Source: Mercedes Benz - Press release and German video (with subtitles) after the jump.
Source: Buick - Press release pics, and video after the jump.
Source: Jeep - Press release after the jump.
Source: Land Rover - Very extensive press releases (3) and pics after the jump. Previous post,
Source: Hyundai - Extensive press releases (2) and video after the jump.
Fisker's Atlantic EV). The Fit EV uses a three-node system (right) similar to that used in the CR-Z hybrid to help you corral your kilowatts. A handy charge fob (pic after the jump) and smartphone apps also help you keep track of your EV's remaining level of charge and range. Honda's charger unit of choice comes from Leviton. If you like Honda's Fit, don't suffer from EV range-anxiety, and you want an eco mode of transport, then the Fit EV may be your ride. For more info, check out the releases and video after the jump or check with you Fit EV-authorized dealer.
Source: Honda - Press releases (2) and video after the jump.
Source: Ford - Press release and video after the jump.
Source: Mercedes Benz - Press release after the jump.