Second Half Archive

  •  Hyundai has unveiled its all-new Sonata sedan at home in Korea ahead of local sales starting in the second half of this year.



 
The mid-sizer boasts a modern look and very stylish interior and some features have flowed from Hyundai’...

    All-New Hyundai Sonata Due Later This Year

    Hyundai has unveiled its all-new Sonata sedan at home in Korea ahead of local sales starting in the second half of this year.   The mid-sizer boasts a modern look and very stylish interior and some features have flowed from Hyundai’...

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  • It’s no secret that Volkswagen is struggling in the U.S. market, and the bland Passat that it sells there doesn’t help it increase sales. Following strong 2012 sales, the US-made Passat fell off in the second half of 2013 and is down again in the f...

    VW to Implement Dramatic Styling Changes on the Facelifted 2016 Passat in the U.S.

    It’s no secret that Volkswagen is struggling in the U.S. market, and the bland Passat that it sells there doesn’t help it increase sales. Following strong 2012 sales, the US-made Passat fell off in the second half of 2013 and is down again in the f...

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  • Filed under: Budget, Plants/Manufacturing, Hatchback, Honda

After two years of construction, Honda's new factory in Celaya, Mexico, has officially begun production of the all-new 2015 Fit in North America. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and Hond...

    Official: 2015 Honda Fit production gets underway in Mexico

    Filed under: Budget, Plants/Manufacturing, Hatchback, Honda After two years of construction, Honda's new factory in Celaya, Mexico, has officially begun production of the all-new 2015 Fit in North America. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and Hond...

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From GMM

Sebastian Vettel has admitted Red Bull is getting better as a team as it accrues more experience and titles.

Together with the German, the Milton-Keynes based outfit has collected every drivers' and constructors' title on offer since 20...

    F1: Sebastian Vettel says Red Bull ”getting better” over years

    From GMM Sebastian Vettel has admitted Red Bull is getting better as a team as it accrues more experience and titles. Together with the German, the Milton-Keynes based outfit has collected every drivers' and constructors' title on offer since 20...

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Renderings of a hot Cupra concept give clues to Seat’s next-generation supermini, due next year
The new Seat Ibiza Cupra has been previewed in a new set of computer renderings.The new Ibiza is expected in the second half of next year and will be bu...

    New Seat Ibiza Cupra previewed in computer renderings

    Renderings of a hot Cupra concept give clues to Seat’s next-generation supermini, due next year The new Seat Ibiza Cupra has been previewed in a new set of computer renderings.The new Ibiza is expected in the second half of next year and will be bu...

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From WRC.com

After a miserable time at Rally Finland earlier this month, then the disappointment of being dropped by his Citroen team for Rally Australia, Dani Sordo is under enormous pressure to deliver some decent results, and fast.

So for Sor...

    Rally: Interview with Citroën’s Dani Sordo

    From WRC.com After a miserable time at Rally Finland earlier this month, then the disappointment of being dropped by his Citroen team for Rally Australia, Dani Sordo is under enormous pressure to deliver some decent results, and fast. So for Sor...

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We're now halfway through the 2013 season of the Drift Mania Canadian Championship (DMCC), and it's safe to say fans in attendance have gotten their money's worth. Hopefully, the drivers will put on an even greater show in the second half. 

In the ...

    Top 10 photos from the 2013 DMCC

    We're now halfway through the 2013 season of the Drift Mania Canadian Championship (DMCC), and it's safe to say fans in attendance have gotten their money's worth. Hopefully, the drivers will put on an even greater show in the second half. In the ...

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The latest Scotiabank Global Auto Report shows that global car sales advanced 4% in the first half of 2013 and will climb to a record high this year.

“We expect continued gains in the second half of the year supported by low short- and long-t...

    Global car sales on pace for new record in 2013

    The latest Scotiabank Global Auto Report shows that global car sales advanced 4% in the first half of 2013 and will climb to a record high this year. “We expect continued gains in the second half of the year supported by low short- and long-t...

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From GMM

More wins in 2013, or the 2014 title?  Nico Rosberg is in two minds about how Mercedes should tackle the second half of this season.

The German has won two races in the ever-improving Mercedes so far this year, while his teammate Lewis...

    F1: Nico Rosberg wonders what to do with title push

    From GMM More wins in 2013, or the 2014 title?  Nico Rosberg is in two minds about how Mercedes should tackle the second half of this season. The German has won two races in the ever-improving Mercedes so far this year, while his teammate Lewis...

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From GMM

Red Bull is leading not only the drivers' and constructors' championships in 2013, its pit crew is also the fastest in formula one.

That is the finding of Germany's Auto Motor und Sport, reporting that the average pitstop for Sebastian ...

    F1: Red Bull Racing also leads pitstop race in 2013

    From GMM Red Bull is leading not only the drivers' and constructors' championships in 2013, its pit crew is also the fastest in formula one. That is the finding of Germany's Auto Motor und Sport, reporting that the average pitstop for Sebastian ...

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This second-generation Flying Spur changes tack in its quest to become a slicker limousine

Having acquired Bentley, the original Bentley Flying Spur was the second half of Volkswagen’s grand strategy for the resuscitation of the British marque.Ben...

    Bentley Flying Spur

    This second-generation Flying Spur changes tack in its quest to become a slicker limousine Having acquired Bentley, the original Bentley Flying Spur was the second half of Volkswagen’s grand strategy for the resuscitation of the British marque.Ben...

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From Indy Lights series

Andersen Promotions, which will oversee the licensing and operation of Firestone Indy Lights in 2014, announced that a new car for the series will be introduced for the 2015 season.

The current Dallara chassis will see se...

    IndyCar: Kanaan closing-in on record streak

    From Indy Lights series Andersen Promotions, which will oversee the licensing and operation of Firestone Indy Lights in 2014, announced that a new car for the series will be introduced for the 2015 season. The current Dallara chassis will see se...

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