Posts Tagged ‘car’
Audi plans to spend $17 billion through 2016 to develop new cars and expand production capacity as it pursues BMW’s lead.
“We will keep investing large sums to pursue our growth strategy,” Chief Financial Officer Axel Strotbek said in the statement. “The expansion of our global manufacturing infrastructure will help us to continue growing.”
Audi aims to sell at least 2 million cars a year and overtake BMW by the end of the decade. The brand’s expansion is part of Volkswagen’s goal to become the world’s largest automaker by 2018. The manufacturer plans to spend 50.2 billion euros on its auto division, including Audi, through 2015. Read the rest of this entry
California is the nation’s biggest car market. It’s also the biggest market for alternative fuel cars, including hybrids, plug-in cars, diesels and natural gas cars.
The Toyota Prius is the best-selling car in California. According to data from Experian Automotive Combined, the Prius, Prius V, Prius C and Prius Plug-in have outsold every other passenger vehicle sold in the Golden State so far this year. Read the rest of this entry
The 1931 Bugatti Royale Kellner Coupe was sold for $8,700,000 in 1987. However, that car and many alike will not be included in this list because it is not available on the market today. It is hard to imagine someone would actually spend 8 million dollars on a car instead of using it for something more productive. However, if you had the money and opportunity, you would probably spend a small fraction of it on a collection of supercars for your private Read the rest of this entry
The 2011 Porsche Boxster ranks 4 out of 8 Luxury Sports Cars.
This ranking is based on our analysis of 87 published reviews and test drives of the Porsche Boxster, and our analysis of reliability and safety data. Read the rest of this entry