Cross Drilled Rotor Blogs

  1. Hyundai offers its biggest SUV to date

    With six SUVs in the lineup now, the full-size Palisade just announced and — according to Hyundai America chief operating officer Brian Smith — another on the way, is Hyundai becoming an SUV company that also makes cars instead of a car company that also makes SUVs? Currently, there are six in the North American pipeline: the Nexo fuel-cell crossover...
  2. Super Bee's basic build a collector's boon

    The Dodge Super Bee, such as Morley Fast’s 1969 edition, was released in hopes of attracting buyers looking for a low-cost, B-body muscle car. By 1969, the muscle-car era was nearing the height of its popularity and its sales arena was becoming crowded. The choices available from the Big Three manufacturers were staggering and included everything from compact to intermediate...
  3. LEVEL-2 AUTONOMOUS CAR MARKET TO REGISTER A DOUBLE-DIGIT GROWTH RATE OVER 2018-2024, NORTH AMERICA TO BE A MAJOR REGIONAL CONTENDER

      With companies pouring billions of dollars in self-driving technology, the global autonomous car market has advanced rapidly in the recent years. In fact, with the development stages as close to testing on public roads, the notion of driverless cars is no longer a science fiction. The overall technological advancements and integration of GPS, Artificial Intelligence, advanced electronic sensors such...
  4. Subaru WRX STI: excellent sports car, overachieving commuter

    Michel Deslauriers / LC Media The Subaru WRX STI exudes character in every stylish detail. If we regularly follow the ups and downs of our sports team, we’ll invariably figure out which players have character and which don’t. And in the automotive world, very few cars have as much character as the Subaru WRX — especially if it wears an...
  5. Bentley CEO sees new challenges but more potential for ultraluxury brand

    The rollout of Bentley’s latest Continental GT has been slowed by WLTP emissions rules and work needed to refine its Porsche-based dual-clutch transmission. Adrian Hallmark’s appointment in February as Bentley CEO marked his return to the ultraluxury brand 12 years after the Briton left. Hallmark was closely involved in the launch of the Continental GT, Bentley’s first car under Volkswagen...
  6. Daimler, BMW mull cooperation on platforms, self-driving tech, report says

    Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche and BMW CEO Harald Krueger have both signaled lower profits this year. FRANKFURT/MUNICH -- Daimler and BMW are considering joining forces on making key automotive components, a move that would tie the traditional luxury-car rivals more closely than ever before and reflect the fundamental changes sweeping the industry. The automakers are exploring options such as joint vehicle...
  7. GLOBAL AUTOMOTIVE COLLISION REPAIR MARKET VALUATION TO SURPASS A MAMMOTH $270 BILLION BY 2024

      The automotive industry is experiencing an unprecedented surge in sales, the consequence of which is evident from automotive collision repair market dynamics. As improving economic conditions around the world coupled with the rapidly rising need for intra-city and intercity goods transportation promote the sales of commercial as well as passenger vehicles, automotive collision repair industry share is experiencing an...
  8. The 10 most outrageous automotive news stories of the year

    From snow cars in Montreal to hoverbikes in Dubai to flaming police cars in Florida, here’s proof that 2018 was a wild year on the roads.   As 2018 draws to a close, we’re looking back at some of the wildest, weirdest, most exciting and funniest news stories of the year. Here’s hoping 2019 is just as weird. People being...
  9. Motorsport Network and Speed Digital launch Motorious.com

      Technology and media businesses combine capability to create a new global automotive platform for the collectable car market. NEC Birmingham, UK & Charlotte, North Carolina, USA – January 10, 2019 – Motorsport Network and Speed Digital today brought their respective market positions and digital expertise to bear on a new collaboration – Motorious.com. Motorious.com aims to become the leading international car collector digital platform, launching with...
  10. Bentley gets ultimatum to be profitable

    A slow ramp up of the new-generation Continental GT (pictured) was one of the reasons Bentley lost money in the first three quarters of 2018.   Volkswagen Group's main shareholders, the Piech and Porsche families, have given Bentley, the automaker's UK ultraluxury brand, an ultimatum to become profitable within two years. "The important thing is for every brand to generate...