New cattle combination for JA de Haan

VofJA de Haan of Harkema, Friesland, has a tractor-trailer combination in its fleet for the first time with the operation of the new Scania R590 tractor. In 2021, the company participates in the Selection of the Most Beautiful Trucks in the Netherlands with the combination of the Volvo FH. Watch the video at the bottom of this page. Cars with …

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The manual transmission is too popular to ditch

BMW, like a number of other automakers, is currently in a holding pattern with respect to the manual transmission. It wasn’t too long ago that the head of its M division, Frank van Meel, said the manual could be on its way out. Now he’s keen to keep the transmission around for as long as possible, even though he acknowledges …

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News: Honda Praises New Civic

News: Seat Leon as FR Business Limited Edition

The Civic starts with the Elegance trim, which features 17-inch alloy wheels, front and rear parking sensors and reverse camera, a 7-inch multi-information display, eight speakers, an infotainment system that works with Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, and a standard navigation system. Like all Honda models, all Civic trim levels feature Honda SENSINGTM, safety technology systems and driving aids, including the Lane …

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Ford Trademarks ‘Mustang Dark Horse,’ Could Be Blackout Package Name

Ford Trademarks 'Mustang Dark Horse,' Could Be Blackout Package Name

Ford announced a black accent package for the 2023 Mustang on Twitter June 1 and opened up online submissions to name the package. A trademark application for “Mustang Dark Horse” was filed in the United States on June 22, as well as in other countries. While there has been no official announcement yet, the trademark could indicate that the winning …

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Porsche adds second 718 production line

Porsche adds second 718 production line

The Porsche 718 isn’t even close to new, yet its popularity hasn’t waned. Porsche is expanding production of the 718 model line to the multi-brand Volkswagen Group plant in Osnabrück to keep up with demand and likely prepare for the future. Osnabrück is the same plant responsible for overflow production of the Cayenne. It will take time to prep Osnabrück …

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Goodwood Record-Setting McMurtry Spéirling to Spawn Roadgoing Car

Goodwood Record-Setting McMurtry Spéirling to Spawn Roadgoing Car

British startup McMurtry Automotive told Autocar at the 2022 Goodwood Festival of Speed that it will build a roadgoing version of its Spéirling track car. The Spéirling made headlines this weekend when it set a new lap record at the Goodwood Hill Climb, running the course in just 39.08 seconds. The approximately 1000-hp EV measures a mere 126 inches long …

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More employers are suffering from persistent staff shortages

The labor market in this sector is struggling with personnel shortages. That’s what the increasing number of entrepreneurs in road freight (52% in Q2 versus 46% in Q1) and logistics service providers (34% in Q2 versus 30% in Q1) says. The number of vacancies remains high and pension outflows continue to increase. The number of bankruptcies remains at a low …

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View 2023 Nissan Z vs. 2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Photos

View 2023 Nissan Z vs. 2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Photos

Marc UrbanoCar and Driver A faceoff between two rear-drive, six-speed sports coupes with at least 400 horsepower. Read the full review View Gallery 54 Photos 1 of 54 The Nissan Z shares underpinnings with the previous 370Z, but its exterior nods to the first Datsun Z-cars, with a long nose and perky rear hatch. 2 of 54 The Z is …

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