2021 Auto News Safety Cars

Modern Driver-Assist Technology and Safety Systems Explained

Credits: www.carbuzz.com With more vehicle driver-assist technologies and safety systems accessible than ever before, which are worthwhile having? Crashworthiness Standards and Crash Statistics The two major American agencies that administer safety ratings tests for cars are the National Highway Traffic Safety Authority (NHTSA) and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). These agencies are responsible […]

2021 Auto News Mercedes

Mercedes-Benz A-class Limousine review, test drive

Credits: www.autocarindia.com Entry-level luxury is a tricky business. You have to deliver not just a luxury badge, but the trappings that are associated with it, plus a robustly engineered package with powertrains to match, the latest tech that modern customers expect, and all the while making sure the price doesn’t creep up too high. It’s […]

2021 Auto News Mitsubishi

Mitsubishi Express van gets first ever zero-star ANCAP crash safety rating

Credits: www.thewest.com.au The Mitsubishi Express has become the first vehicle to receive a zero star crash safety rating from the Australasian New Car Assessment Program. After leaving the Australian market in 2013, the Express returned last year as a rebadged Renault Trafic. At the Express’ Australian launch, Mitsubishi said it had accepted all of the […]

2021 Auto News USA automobiles

Lifting the veil on electric vehicle subsidies

Credits: www.bostonherald.com Electric vehicles are the future. Everyone will want one because they’re emission-free, ecologically responsible and more affordable every year. That’s why GM, Volvo and other manufacturers will soon be making only EVs. Or so we’re told. Some people’s driving habits and incomes certainly make buying an EV an easy choice. But why do […]

2021 Auto News Indian Automobile News

Honda ZR-V – What will it be?

Credits: www.motoroctane.com The subcompact segment in India is a important segment for the Indian car market. For the same price as a sedan, you get a much larger-looking car along with better ground clearance. Ford EcoSport created this segment but is now ruled by-products like Venue, Nexon and Brezza. Nissan Magnite and Renault Kiger were […]

2021 Auto News Automotive updates

Q&A: Automobiles in EVFTA: How Can Foreign Investors Qualify For Preferential Tariffs?

Credits: www.vietnam-briefing.com With a rapidly expanding market fueled by a fast-growing middle-class, Vietnam has been an attractive destination for major automobile manufacturers from Japan, Korea, the US, and the EU for several years. The EU-Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA), which came into effect on August 1, 2020, has made the market even more promising for European manufacturers […]

2021 Auto News USA automobiles

These are the safest new cars, trucks, SUVs of 2021, according to Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

Credits: www.usatoday.com Sometimes simple changes add up to meaningful improvements. That’s the case for vehicle safety as the number of cars, trucks and SUVs earning the highest ratings from the nonprofit that assesses vehicle safety more than doubled for the 2021 model year, in large part due to tweaks involving features like headlights. The Insurance Institute […]

2021 Auto News Indian automobiles

One of India’s First Auto Makers Plan a Tesla-Themed EV Comeback

Credits: www.gadgets.ndtv.com KAB Menon built what is perhaps the first fully Indian-made car, the Aravind ‘Baby’ Model 3. India’s oldest automobile company wants to get back into cars, by launching new EVs. Before ‘aatmanirbhar’ was a slogan, Kunnath Ayyath Balakrishna Menon built what is perhaps the first fully Indian-made car. Over the years, the Aravind […]

2021 Auto News Lamborghini

Lamborghini Reventon Replica For Sale Is A Fiat In Bull’s Clothing

Credits: www.hotcars.com The replica build is currently located in Bulgaria and listed on Facebook Marketplace. Facebook Marketplace appears to have become something of a hidden gem for car auctions. Unlike other auction sites though, it seems to deal more in the weird than the wonderful. That’s very much the theme of this latest find on […]

2021 Auto News USA automobiles

New or used? Either way, price hikes squeeze US auto buyers

www.wset.com FENTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — The viral pandemic has triggered a cascade of price hikes throughout America’s auto industry — a surge that has made both new and used vehicles unaffordable for many. Prices of new vehicles far outpaced overall consumer inflation over the past year. In response, many buyers who were priced out of that […]