The British car insurance provider, Automobile Association (AA), has announced some figures of the number of pedestrians using iPod while crossing the street, warning the drivers about the recently detected spread of the ‘iPod zombie pedestrians’ phenomenon.
Great grandson of Ford's founding member, Henry Ford and the current Executive Chairman of Ford Motors has sold 3.5 million of shares owned by him in the company.
Through this sale, he has managed to get a total proceed of $28.4 million, the automaker said in a regulatory filing.
Kia Motors, the second largest automobile manufacturer in South Korea, launched its brand new crossover utility vehicle, Kia Sportage.
This Kia's latest fashion would be running on DynamaxTM All-Wheel-Drive (AWD) system, a reformed AWD set-up manufactured by Magna Powertrain. Kia Sportage will hit the markets in October 2010 with a 2-liter engine, a weight reduced by 91kg and a bigger interior space.
A shift onto the larger E-Class platform, Mercedes has finally succeeded in manufacturing a car, which has a 45mm longer wheelbase that the model that it is said to replace.
In order to re-enter the World Rally Championship, it has been reported that Saab is looking forward to join Mini in its quest.
However, Mini has already announced that will next year compete with a Countryman entry and it may consider Saab a year later.
Saab appeared on the World Rally stage last time with a 99 Turbo, and after that the Company has strayed from the involvement of motorsports.
It was announced that Vauxhall cars would come with a lifetime warranty.
The move that is ready to be in immediate effect, has in some terms taken the initiative away from Kia, whose standard seven year warranty has helped it go up the ladder and attain a position of a mainstream player in the car industry of the United Kingdom.
Good News USA
- AT&T closes its $1.2 billion acquisition of Leap Wireless
- Verizon announces new AllSet prepaid plans with rollover feature
- AT&T selects two trial locations to transition landline customers away from copper wire line
- Vodafone Foundation launches Instant Network Mini ‘mobile network in a backpack’
- Brunswick and South Morang phone and Internet users being urged to switch to NBN