All New Kia Soul Goes On Sale In The UK

by Isaiah on April 9, 2014

All-New-Kia-Soul

Kia has announced the availability of their new compact crossover ‘Soul’ in the UK. Coming only in a front-wheel-drive configuration, this UK-Spec five-door hatchback is offered in two different engine options including a 1.6-liter CRDi diesel with 126bhp and 260Nm of torque, and a 1.6-liter GDi petrol with 130bhp and 161Nm of torque. The all new Kia Soul is priced from 12,600 GBP (about $21,099). [MW]

Citroen DS 5LS-R Concept

by Isaiah on April 7, 2014

Citroen-DS-5LS-R-Concept

Check out this new concept car from Citroen, the DS 5LS-R. To be showcased at this year’s Beijing Motor Show (April 20th to 29th at China International Exhibition Centre), the DS 5LS-R is packed with a 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 300HP and 400Nm of torque. The car is said to have an electronically limited top speed of 250 km/h and can sprint from 0-100 km/h in around 6 seconds. Watch the Citroen DS 5LS-R concept video announcement after the break. More»

BMW M4 Convertible

by Isaiah on April 4, 2014

BMW-M4-Convertible

BMW has unveiled the new M4 Convertible. Measuring 4671mm long, 1870mm wide, 1386mm tall and riding on a 2812mm wheelbase, this open-top sports car is equipped with a new-generation twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter inline six-cylinder engine (w/ a six-speed manual or an optional seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission) that outputs 317kW and 550Nm. Performance-wise, the M4 convertible can accelerate from 0-100km/h in 4.4 seconds. The M4 Convertible is scheduled to make its public debut at this year’s New York auto show on April 16th. [Car Advice]

2014-Toyota-Corolla-Altis

The specs for the all new 2014 Toyota Corolla Altis has just been leaked in India. The new sedan will come in five different trim levels including J, G, G CVT, GL and VL, and will be offered in two different engine options: 1.8-liter VVTi gasoline with 140 PS and 1.4-liter D-4D diesel with 88.4 PS. As for the transmission, both engine will be coupled to a 6-speed manual gearbox and an extra 7-speed automatic gearbox only for the gasoline unit. The 2014 Toyota Corolla Altis will reach the Indian dealerships next month. [Autoevolution]

2015 Chrysler 200

by Isaiah on March 31, 2014

2015-Chrysler-200

Here we have the all new 2015 Chrysler 200. This midsize sedan comes in two different engine options including a 2.4-liter Tigershark MultiAir II four cylinder with 184hp and a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 with 295hp, and equipped with a nine-speed automatic transmission. The car is also available in both FWD or AWD configurations. The 2015 Chrysler 200 has a starting price of $21,700. [AR]

2014 Cadillac ELR Gets A New Commercial Video

by Isaiah on March 28, 2014

2014-Cadillac-ELR

Cadillac has released a new commercial video for the 2014 Cadillac ELR. The video introduces the user to the plug-in hybrid’s Chevy Volt-sourced powertrain and its innovative Regen On Demand system. To refresh your memory, this plug-in hybrid is equipped with a 1.4-liter gasoline engine and an electric motor that outputs 207 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque. Watch the video after the break. More»