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New Nissan X-Trail X-Scape with Parrot Bebop 2 drone

On sale now in the UK, the Nissan X-Trail X-Scape comes with a compact and lightweight drone as standard. It’s equipped with advanced “follow me” GPS and visual tracking technology*, so users on the move can capture amazing photos and video…

Revamped MEYLE product packaging

Besides synchronising brand design features, the new MEYLE product boxes also incorporate a couple of functional enhancements. Thanks to visual clues, customers will now know at a glance whether the box contains a MEYLE-ORIGINAL, MEYLE-PD…

Lucas Auer makes his mark again at the Lausitzring

The Lausitzring is a happy stomping ground for Lucas Auer. It was here a year ago that the Mercedes-Benz driver claimed his maiden victory in what is probably the most popular international touring car series, and the 22-year-old was…

Own the best ever Lotus Elise for a lot less

Despite its straight-line speed, the Lotus Elise has been declared by What Car? as the slowest depreciating performance car on the market - retaining more of its purchase price than rivals. Excellent news for buyers, and with five-star…

Handy repair kit for Porsche models

Catering for the Porsche 911, Boxster and Cayman models, the all-in-one control arm kit allows workshops to offer swifter repair services by eliminating idle time caused by mounting parts being sold separately. Hamburg-based manufacturer…

PACCAR Introduces Proprietary Front Axle in North America

The PACCAR front axle improves steering efficiency and load carrying capacity for customers. “The PACCAR front axle is available with ratings of 20,000 or 22,000 pounds and uses an innovative tapered kingpin roller bearing which simplifies…

Dr. Dirk Kesselgruber joins Schaeffler

Dr. Dirk Kesselgruber (43) will join Schaeffler Group on October 1, 2017, where he will assume the position of head of the Chassis Systems Business Division in Automotive.  In his new function, he will report to Prof. Dr. Pleus (62), Co-CEO…

Ford: We also need Brexit deals with Turkey

Ford, Britain’s biggest automotive engine-maker, operates two manufacturing sites in the country and like other companies has warned that any trade restrictions after it leaves the EU could add to costs and endanger British production.…