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“The Best Design Innovations 2012”: BMW Scores Twice

BMW’s new 3 Series and the 6 Series Gran Coupé have each achieved victory in a readers’ survey conducted by the German trade magazine “auto, motor und sport”. In the vote for the best design innovations 2012, the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé and […]

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Nissan NV200 Taxi Design Chosen as the Official Taxicab of New York City

In a majority vote today, New York City’s Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) officially approved regulations requiring the replacement of retiring taxicab vehicles with the Nissan NV200 Taxi of Tomorrow. This milestone, which officially makes the NV200 the taxicab of New York City, comes […]

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Mercedes-Benz Style Designs First ‘Silver Arrows’ Motor Yacht

More than 125 years after Gottlieb Daimler built the first motorised boat and cruised up the River Neckar, Mercedes-Benz Style and Silver Arrows Marine are presenting designs for a luxury motor yacht against the backdrop of the 2012 Monaco Yacht Show. The 14-metre-long seagoing […]

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Paris Motor Show: New Toyota Verso

The new Verso, unveiled at the 2012 Paris motor show, is aimed at showcasing Toyota’s European design and engineering capabilities. It joins the new Auris and Auris Touring Sports as the third element in the company’s renewed product offensive in the compact/family car market […]

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Volvo Launches V40 Cross Country

Volvo paved the way for a totally new segment with the V70 Cross Country when it launched in 1997. Now, 15 years later, the all-new Volvo V40 Cross Country aims to blend ruggedness and elegance up a notch by establishing the Cross Country name […]

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