Roadster will be based on the Mazda Miata
May 23 2012, 11:30am CDT
Source: bidness etc
The rumor mill was in full swing today after a report in German business publication “Manager Magazin” said that the family controlling Fiat SpA (FIATY) was engaged in talks with Volkswagen AG (VLKAY) to discuss a possible merger deal.
The piece mentioned that Volkswagen’s controlling shareholder, Ferdinand Piech, had discussed strategic options of a merger with Italy’s Elkann and Agnelli families, which control Fiat, in a move that ...
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Jul 17 2014, 11:16am CDT
To drive the Alfa Romeo 4C is to be reminded how heavy and numb most so-called sports cars have become, says Dan Neil. ...
Full article at: MarketWatch
Jul 12 2014, 9:07am CDT
Source: San Jose Business Journal
Apple Inc. signed on nine more automakers that will incorporate its coming CarPlay dashboard vehicle entertainment system into future vehicle models.
Dodge, Jeep, Fiat, Mazda, Ram, Abarth and Alfa Romeo are also on board for the in-car infotainment platform expected to launch this summer on Pioneer systems and later this year in new cars, the Los Angeles Times reported. The technology is only compatible with the iPhone 5, 5c and 5s.
The CarPlay platform fully integrates the iPhone, letti ...
Full article at: San Jose Business Journal
Jul 3 2014, 9:31am CDT
Apple today has announced nine additional partners committed to shipping CarPlay integration in future vehicles marking the first expansion to that list since the feature was officially introduced in March. Joining the list of existing CarPlay partners for 2014 and beyond is Abarth, Alfa Romeo, Audi, Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Jeep, Mazda and Ram. Each new auto manufacturer is committed to integrating CarPlay in models planned ...
Full article at: 9to5Mac
Jul 1 2014, 10:31am CDT
Source: Frankfurt Auto Show Reports
Quick--ignore these unabashedly erotic images, pretend you never saw a thing...and name this car. It’s a mid-engined two-seater not from Germany or Japan. It flaunts a supercar monocoque and a humbler suspension. It cauterizes corners courtesy a dual-clutch gearbox and turbocharged power. It's exotically shaped from equally exotic materials.. ...
Full article at: Frankfurt Auto Show Reports
Jun 21 2014, 8:00am CDT
Source: Dodge Reviews
The Alfa Romeo 4C is the car charged with reviving the Italian brand in America, starting in 2014. It’s a mid-engined two-seater, with a carbon-fiber body, an aluminum suspension, powered by a turbocharged four-cylinder engine that sends power to the rear wheels through a dual-clutch gearbox. It's a semi- ...
Full article at: Dodge Reviews
Jun 20 2014, 4:04pm CDT