By Jeremy Wagstaff SINGAPORE, Sept 29 (Reuters) – The global shipping industry, ravaged by collapsing revenues, defensive mergers and the failure of major player South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co Ltd, is slowly waking up to the redeeming potential of technology. Show More Summary
The upcoming BMW X2 SUV is set to be previewed by a concept at the Paris motor show, after the company released teaser images through its social media channels. While the show car in Paris is likely to be labelled as a ‘concept’, it’s likely the production version expected to follow next year won’t differ greatly […]
After a year’s break, the 2016 Paris motor show is here! The biennial ‘Mondial de l’Automobile’, as its known in French, is comfortably one of the biggest motor shows on the face of our blue Earth. In 2014, the show attracted 1.25 million visitors, bettering the 931,700 that passed through the turnstiles of the likewise biennial […]
Director Justin Lin, who was responsible for cinematic masterpieces like The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift and Fast Five is now set to direct a Hot Wheels movie, whenever that’s happening. Read more...
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is the mercedes-benz cla a sedan or a coupe? yes, there are four doors - but there’s also a 'snugged down' roof, frameless windows and the extended tail lights that signify a mercedes-benz coupe. it’s the search for something different that gives us cars that blur styling boundaries like the mercedes-benz cla 250. Show More Summary
The electric Volkswagen I.D. concept has been revealed and detailed in full, just hours after an early leak exposed the vehicle’s design. Powering the I.D. is a 125kW electric motor. On a fully charged battery, the I.D. has a claimed range of between 400 and 600 kilometres. The I.D is the first car based on […]
The all-new 2017 Land Rover Discovery has been unveiled ahead of its debut at the 2016 Paris motor show, with the large SUV offering buyers the “the best family SUV in the world”. It’s a big call from the British brand, but the existing Land Rover Discovery (and Discovery 4 as it was known earlier in […]
Gas has been relatively cheap for a long, long time now. Ever since the global economy collapsed in 2008, it hasn’t reached the same stratospheric heights. That looks like it will change soon, as the AP reports that OPEC has reached a preliminary agreement to cut production. Read more...
A French magazine has outed the Renault Trezor concept ahead of its scheduled unveiling at the Paris motor show. The Trezor was teased late last night, but Automarket, a Romanian website, has managed to secure and publish a copy of the front cover of the November edition of L’Automobile. The magazine’s cover not only shows […]
The Volkswagen I.D. concept car has been revealed early on the cover of a French magazine ahead of the car’s debut at the Paris motor show this week. Automarket, a Romanian website, has obtained and published the front cover of the latest edition of L’Automobile magazine. The cover shows both the Renault Trezor concept and Volkswagen […]
After filming his 5-year-old son doing a burnout in the driveway, 9News reports that police towed an Australian man’s car away on Saturday. The man cheered his son on and told 9News that he “knows a hell of lot” for being 5 years old, but really, is a kid even supposed to be in the front seat at that age? No. Read more...
he all-new 2017 land rover discovery has been unveiled in paris, bringing with it new aluminium-intensive architecture, new engines, and a raft of new technology. with an emphasis on modern families, the discovery retains its stadium-style three-row seating with room for seven adults. Show More Summary
styling changes and revised model grades highlight the updated alfa romeo giulietta hatchback range which goes on-sale on 1 october. headlining the new range (which now follows alfa romeo’s international model nomenclature) is the return of the iconic ‘veloce’ model as the range-topper. Show More Summary
Adam Carolla has an excellent car collection. It's not as massive as Jay Leno's but it's finely cultivated with the objects of desire that appeal to the man who owns the keys to it all. Carolla is a car guy through and through, and most know about his love affair with all things Datsun and Paul Newman. In fact, your author caught site of Carolla...
The imposition of a global 0.5% sulfur cap may be less than four years away. This clearly will eliminate residual fuel from the available fuel options unless you have fitted your vessel with a scrubber or other exhaust gas treatment technology…
KAMAT has fundamentally revised the mechanical powertrain of its triplex plunger pumps for pressures up to 3,500 bar. As a result, the pumps operate much quieter, and the drive systems consume less energy - in particular in combination with a variable speed drive.
By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES, Sept 27 (Reuters) – Shipping companies and a powerful dockworkers union have agreed to discuss a possible extension to a contract reached last year, ending labor strife that disrupted U.S. West Coast ports and bogged down cargo trade with Asia for months. Show More Summary
Bad ship design can make life onboard difficult and uncomfortable, cause accidents and even kill. Naval architects have a huge responsibility, but few of them have direct experience of how their designs affect those who use them. Improving Ship Operational Design…
Oil prices jumped as much as 6 percent on Wednesday after OPEC sources said the group has reached a deal to limit crude output at its policy meeting in November, a source for the producer group said. Brent crude was up $2.76, or 6 percent, at $48.73 a barrel by 2:28 p.m.