It is a story for the record books and Volvo plays a central role, but perhaps the strangest aspect of the tale is the fact the man who drove 3 million miles in a single car lives on an island 118 miles long.
The Southern Automotive Media Association (SAMA) has just named the Fiat 500 Abarth Cabriolet the Best Small Convertible for the third year running, and though we genuinely respect our colleagues in the south, what are they thinking?
In a 2013 VW Passat TDI you can get really good mileage out of your clean diesel driving – so good it might add up to a Guinness World Record with the help of a pair knowledgeable authorities at the wheel.
This was the first year that the Baja 500 has ever held qualifying races to determine driver position in the event. Dirt legend Robby Gordon took the pole with two seconds to spare. He then went on to dominate the race itself. We have video.
The all-electric Fiat 500e will launch in California this summer roughly at the same time Natural Jones Soda hits the market and with a winning picture you could win a Fiat 500 – the electric variant of the Cinquecento – if you live in the Golden State.
Ford began using recycled yarns to make fabric for seat coverings for one specific vehicle line in 2008 – today 41 different recycled auto fabrics are used in 15 different vehicle programs around the world.
It has not been a good week for bridges with two collapsing after impacts and another 103-year old rail bridge burning to the ground. For each of those an organization called Save Our Bridges can identify hundreds waiting for the day they fall down – without our intervention.