Monthly Archives: December 2005

Kia Introduce ‘Afrobilly’ To Family

You’ve already met Patrick, Daryll, Susan, Debbie, Gina and Siobhan – not to mention Guiseppe and his dog Massimo. Now there’s a new member of the family…Afrobilly. The Hillbilly with an Afro haircut is the star of Kia’s latest advertisement … Continue reading

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Girl Power?

The Mazda MX5 is a girl’s car isn’t it? That’s what one local journalist believed, before he took a spin in the new model. Here speaks a convert. Up until now I have to confess that the Mazda MX5 is … Continue reading

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Birdseye Post Pea Car Site

Well they say miracles happen at Xmas! Birdseye have finally launched a page on their site about the pea car The page features the video, words to the script as well as some pea car facts. So pea car fans, … Continue reading

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New Mazda Models For 2006

Mazda will launch a special edition Mazda RX8 PZ in the UK early spring 2006. Apparently the sports coupe will be available in Black or Silver, limited to 800 builds and will be upgraded with a ‘Sports Pack’. Mazda are … Continue reading

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Kia Sorento Completes Round The World Trip

Kia Press ReleaseSource: Kia Christer Gerlach, the record-breaking Swedish driver and adventurer, successfully completed the ´Sorento Around the World Expedition´ – a 27,000 kilometre global adventure – on Friday (16 December), when he drove his completely standard Kia Sorento SUV … Continue reading

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Mazda 6 MPS Arrives At UK Dealerships

Never one to miss an opportunity, we spotted the new Mazda 6 MPS being off loaded from a truck onto a Mazda dealers forecourt. Apologies for the pictures due to limited cameraphone pixels and the fact it still had its … Continue reading

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Hyundai Delivers First FCEV Tucson

Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEV) took another step closer to reality as Hyundai delivered the first of 10 Tucson & Sportage SUV’s to the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District (AC Transit) today. The project will take five years to fully evaluate … Continue reading

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More Pea Car Updates

Well were back on the subject of our little Green Pea Car again. A car that everybody is talking about, even our resident motoring journalist Quentin Wilson thinks its got potential when he says: “Well it’s great. It’s cute, it’s … Continue reading

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The Chinese Are Coming To Detroit

It will be interesting how the Chinese auto industry is shaping up when Geely Automobile Co. becomes the first Chinese automaker to have a display at the 2006 North American International Auto Show. So what can we expect to see? … Continue reading

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Kia Crossover Utility Concept To Debut At 2006 NAIAS

Kia Motors Corporation today released a preview sketch of the all-new “Soul” concept car, which will make its world premiere at the upcoming North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. The Kia Soul concept is a crossover utility vehicle … Continue reading

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