Daily Archives: March 6, 2016

Skoda VisionS Concept Previews 7-Seater "Kodiak" SUV at Geneva 2016

Skoda VisionS Concept Previews 7-Seater "Kodiak" SUV at Geneva 2016
We know they plan to offer a 7-seat crossover (the concept is a 6-seater) next year. Both "Kodiak" and "Snowman" have been rumored to be the name of the vehicle. However, plug-in hybrid engines have been ruled out by the Skoda brand due to their cost.
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Beware of Donald Trump's auto tales at Detroit GOP Presidential debate

Beware of Donald Trump's auto tales at Detroit GOP Presidential debate
But production of most pickup trucks, medium and large SUVs is still based in the U.S. or Canada. Those are the best-sellers, offering the highest profit margins. If Trump wants to be accurate and aim for UAW votes, don't be surprised if he brings up …
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Budget 2016: Cars, SUVs, luxury vehicles prices to go up due to new taxes

Budget 2016: Cars, SUVs, luxury vehicles prices to go up due to new taxes
Budget 2016: Cars, SUVs, luxury vehicles prices to go up due to new taxes. Budget 2016: 1 per cent infra cess on small petrol/LPG/CNG cars (till 1200cc), 2.5 per cent tax on sub-4 metre diesel cars till 1500cc. There's an additional 1 percent tax on …
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Automakers planning crossovers, SUVs regardless of gas prices

Automakers planning crossovers, SUVs regardless of gas prices
Low gas prices have helped fuel the trend away from cars and into more trucks, SUVs and crossovers. Virtually every brand saw … Ford announced at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show that it will add four more SUVs to its global lineup by 2020. "In terms of a …
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