Volvo XC40 Production Kicks Off In Belgium

The forthcoming Volvo XC40 is the automaker’s opportunity to redefine the compact SUV segment. It’s an ideal move as compact SUVs continue to find favor with customers; the segment is one of the auto industry’s fastest growing pockets, and Volvo expects the XC40 will generate growth and strong revenue. The XC40 will arrive alongside the…

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Aston Martin Expected to Achieve First Profit Since 2010

Until recently, Aston Martin suffered losses as a result of a lack of new models. But this year, Aston Martin is exiting survival mode, and is on track to post its first annual profit since 2010. The automaker is still in the beginning stages of rolling out a barrage of new vehicles as called for…

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Celebrity Drive: John Rich of Country Music Duo Big and Rich

Quick Stats: John Rich, of country music duo Big and Rich Daily Driver: 1968 Cadillac DeVille (John’s rating: 10 on a scale of 1 to 10) Other cars: See below Favorite drive: Broadway in downtown Nashville Car he learned to drive in: 1970 Datsun pickup First car bought: 1973 Dodge Dart Swinger Being half of…

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Volvo XC40 Enters Production in Belgium

Volvo began production of the XC40 today in Ghent, Belgium. But don’t get too excited, because the small crossover won’t arrive in U.S. dealerships until well into next year. The XC40 is the first vehicle to sit on Volvo’s new Compact Modular Architecture. Co-developed with parent company Geely, this architecture will underpin a range of…

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2017 McLaren 570S Spider Bombs Through Scotland on Ignition

Getting the convertible version of a sports car has historically meant sacrificing some of the rigidity and responsiveness you’d get with its fixed-roof counterpart, but McLaren says its 570S Spider is a “convertible without compromise.” To find out if that’s true, host Jethro Bovingdon takes the new drop-top out for a spin on this episode…

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Lyft wins permit to test self-driving cars in California

Filed under: Government/Legal,Green,Emerging Technologies,Technology,Autonomous Uber has had its permit since March.Continue reading Lyft wins permit to test self-driving cars in California Lyft wins permit to test self-driving cars in California originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments

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