Automotive News

Hyundai of the Future

Hyundai is typically seen as a minimalistic car brand. That is by no means an insult, I used to love my Elantra. Ten years old at the time but still did everything I could from a car… albeit with the help of a handy dandy cassette converter. It shifted gears, played my music had cruise control and was capable of over 30 to the gallon if I drove conservatively. Recently, to try to shed the

Cadillac Seeks to Strengthen Hold on U.S. Car Market

With an eye toward bettering its bottom line, Global Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen announced to investors that the company is including five new SUVs or crossovers to its production plans by 2020. Cadillac is shifting toward these growing auto segments in a concession to dwindling Cadillac sales in the U.S. car market, along with the surge in SUV and crossover vehicle popularity among Ameri

Will Tesla Motors Deliver?

Tesla Motors has a habit of promising amazing things in elaborate events… then never mentioning them again until eons after the declared date or when called on it. To be honest, most of that can be traced to their enigmatic leader, Elon Musk. The man is a genius and a promotional wizard, but I am not sure he realizes time is linear. All of his pledges will eventually be proven true, but like an

Porsche Is Expanding Their Lineup

Volkswagen AG recently took the title of the highest selling automaker, however they did it riding the coattails of Audi and Porsche. Audi is experiencing record breaking growth. I actually spoke to an ex-executive at Audi, he was working as a BMW salesperson. He told me that the growth was so explosive it actually reached the point of being stressful. Apparently, he was receiving a zero healthy

Tesla Motors Scares Investors

Tesla Motors is the most talked about company in the automotive industry. They dominate business and technology on google news because they are always up to something. Be it giving their investors something to be scared of, or impressing the nation with their creative new technology Tesla Motors is never far from popular consciousness. Lately critics and consumers have refreshing news sources wa

Lexus Is a Designer Brand

If one randomly asked a stranger: what does Lexus do? They would of course respond make cars. However, the luxury automaker does not see it that way, and after their debuting the SLIDE hoverboard, (which was not the first bit of proof on the subject) others might not either. The Lexus brand is a collection of designers that abide by the L-Finesse philosophy. Their philosophy is to be leading the e

Lexus Hoverboard Is Important

Most people know Lexus as a Toyota’s luxury branch. They make luxury cars comparable to those made by prominent names in Luxury like Mercedes, and outsell them. Granted Toyota makes cheaper cars than most of their competitors in any market, that is how they have been the number one seller for so long (though their thronewas taken by Volkswagen this year). Now Lexus has taken an important ste

Jeremy Clarkson Without Top Gear

After Jeremy Clarkson was fired from Top Gear for punching a producer in the face, fans of the show panicked. Immediately they all took to their internet podiums and drafted a petition to have their favorite presenter reinstated, over a million fans signed. Because of their efforts, the BBC went back on their decision, and offered Jeremy Clarkson his old position as host of Top Gear but without hi

Hoverboards: Lexus Was Not Joking

It has been well documented that Lexus has been working on a Hoverboard. The internet had a field day as soon as the video teasers started being released in June. The company asserted that they would be officially releasing the prototype in all its Glory August 5th. While it still the 4th here in the US, Lexus proved that it was not all a joke; unlike a similar story that involved celebrities and

Top Gear Without Jeremy Clarkson

Top Gear is the most successful car show ever. Its weekly viewership was 350 million, before it stopped presenting episodes midseason earlier this year. Since then the future of the show has been open to speculation. Not in that people were worried that it was cancelled, anyone that knew anything about Top Gear knew that it would be back in some form or fashion with or without Jeremy Clarkson. Vi