What to look forward to at the 2015 LA Auto Show

(Relaxnews) – From supercars to SUVs, in all some 50 new vehicles are scheduled to make an appearance at this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show. For some, like the Jaguar F-Pace,  the show will mark a first glimpse on US shores, but for 30 of that number, including the...

Audi’s smarter way to own a car

“Audi on demand” is an app-based concierge service set to go live this week in San Francisco that gives users the chance to book the use of any car in the company’s current range for up to a month. The system, which will see anything from an A4 sedan to the latest R8 supercar...

New Mercedes GLE fuses coupé and crossover

(Relaxnews) – If you’ve been sizing up the new BMW X6, you might want to take a moment before signing on the dotted line, because Mercedes has just taken the wraps off a sporty coupé-styled SUV of its own. The GLE Coupé won’t be going on sale until mid-2015, but Mercedes has...

Toyota is the world’s top car brand

Interbrand’s 2014 Best Global Brands rankings, published Thursday, deem the Japanese company the world’s most powerful and valuable car brand and the eighth most important brand across all business categories. The latest rankings, announced on Thursday, are based on three...

Self-driving cars take a small step closer to reality

(Relaxnews) – Audi and GM luxury brand, Cadillac, have both set their sights on bringing autonomous driving features to their cars in 2016. Audi has been wowing the crowds at technology events and auto shows for the past two years with demonstrations of the autonomous driving...

Aston Martin that inspired ‘Goldfinger’ goes up for bid

(Relaxnews) – This Saturday, July 12, the 1954 Aston Martin DB 2/5 Mk I that inspired Ian Fleming when writing his James Bond novel “Goldfinger” will be auctioned by Coys of Kensington at Blenheim Palace in Woodstock, England. The model going under the hammer belonged to a...

Audi’s latest superfast wagon pays tribute to original Avant RS

(Relaxnews) – The Audi RS 4 Avant Nogaro selection has been built to pay homage to the Avant RS2, an epic sportscar cunningly disguised as a family station wagon. The RS 4 Avant Nogaro will be making its first appearance at the Geneva Motor Show in March before going into...

Typhoon survivors turn cave-dwellers

MERCEDES, November 18, 2013 (AFP) – Victims who survived the Philippines’ super typhoon by huddling in a cave as a tsunami-like wave obliterated their community have now made it their home – reduced to Stone Age conditions with nowhere else to go. Manuel Isquierdo and his wife...

Airlift extends lifeline to remote survivors in Yolanda-hit Central PHL

HOMONHON, Nov 18 (Mabuhay) – Helicopters dropped emergency supplies to desperate villagers as a growing global relief effort following super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) pushed beyond devastated towns and cities Monday towards remote island and mountain communities. On the tiny...

Celebrate Lunar New Year with Pechanga Resort & Casino and drive away with a Mercedes C250

In celebration of the Lunar New Year, “The Year of the Snake” themed decorations are everywhere to enhance the festive mood. Pechanga Resort & Casino will be holding a Traditional Lion Dance performance on February 9th and “Yu Ya’s Lunar New Year Concert” on February 10th....
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