Car Makes

General Motors halts Saab’s Chinese takeover 0

It has been reported that the planned Saab takeover has hit a stumbling block. General Motors have threatened to stop supplying technology for Saab cars if the proposed Chinese investment goes ahead. The company sold Saab back in 2010. We reported in a previous article last month that Saab could survive and be on their(…)

The Saab 9-3 0

Following recent revelations of Saab playing their get of jail card and surviving, photos of the new 9-3 have been released. The car planned for release in 2013 looks to have the makings of being quite an attractive design. The Phoenix concept which was seen earlier this in March has quite a number of similarities.(…)

A new light at the end of the tunnel for Saab? 0

Saab have been bought out and rescued by a Chinese company. Just seven months ago the company were facing the strong possibility of bankruptcy and closure. It was only a few months ago where production had to be halted with the company failing to pay suppliers. It was sold by Chief Executive Victor Muller who(…)

The new Mazda 6 1

In just 18 months time the new Mazda 6 Saloon will be available for purchase. Takeri Concept It may seem like a long time to wait but fans of the car will get a sneak preview next month. The next generation will be shown at Tokyo’s Motor Show. However it won’t be officially unveiled as(…)

The limited edition Renaultsport 200 Raider 0

50 Renaultsport Clio 200 Raiders are being produced. What can we expect from this quite unusual move from Renault? Style The colours of the car will be quite distinctive, with Stealth Grey and Diavalo red colours available. The roof and 18 inch alloy wheels are finished in gloss black giving the vehicle a splendid design(…)

Is the Peugeot 208 the new 205 GTI? 0

That’s right; the Peugeot 205 GTI is set to return, in the form of the Peugeot 208. Many will be pleased to hear the news, with the previous generation being something of an icon in its heyday. Slowly, the car was worn away with time and there haven’t been many around on our roads, despite(…)

Jaguar C-X16 0

Jaguar’s latest concept car has stolen the show at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show. Already anticipated as being the “spiritual successor” to the E-Type, it may come as no surprise at the amount of praise it has received so far. Great performance and good environmental credentials? Considering how sporty and powerful the looks and the(…)

Saab in trouble again 0

Saab has made headlines for the wrong reasons, yet again. They are now in risk of closure after another turn of bad luck for the Swedish car maker. It has been reported that they are attempting to gain protection from its creditors, in order to avoid bankruptcy. Workers have at one stage not been paid(…)

How long left for Saab? 0

There has been an interesting turn of events recently for Saab, in many different ways. We thought we’d update you from our previous article titled “Is this an end to Saab’s troubles?” That article discussed a potential light at the end of the tunnel for Saab with new investment, but this article will explain how(…)

Skoda is no laughing matter…..anymore 0

Many would describe Skoda as a ‘laughing stock’ years ago. Have things changed? Well it appears that the Czechoslovakian company have completely turned that stigma around and buried all the jokes.  The car has since then seen great success and also gained a much improved reputation. Where did it all start? In the 1920’s Skoda(…)