2017 Porsche Macan gets 4-cylinder base option, $48,550 starting price

2017 Porsche Macan gets 4-cylinder base option, $48,550 starting price

The Macan has been a roaring success for Porsche, with the small SUV rocketing to the top of the sales chart in only its first full year on the market. Porsche sold more than 80,000 Macans last year globally, enough to put it ahead of the automaker’s next best-seller, the Cayenne, which recorded just over 73,000 sales. That trend should… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Jeep Sales Starting In India By Mid-2016

Jeep Sales Starting In India By Mid-2016

Jeep managed to sell 1,237,583 vehicles worldwide in 2015, which represents the highest total in the brand’s 75-year history. The total this year is likely to be even higher, though, as Jeep will finally have an official presence in the growing Indian market. Parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] has confirmed that Jeep sales… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Royal Enfield Financing To Be Offered Starting In 2016

Royal Enfield Financing To Be Offered Starting In 2016

From a Royal Enfield press release: Royal Enfield announced today that qualified North American dealers will have the opportunity to secure wholesale financing terms through GE Capital beginning January 1, when the brand will take ownership of distribution. “Partnering with an industry leader such as GE Capital provides us with substantial benefits as we build our dealer network,” said Rod Copes, President of Royal Enfield North America. “We continue to boost awareness with consumers through…

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Harley-Davidson Extends Free Rider Training To All U.S. Military Starting Jan. 1

Harley-Davidson Extends Free Rider Training To All U.S. Military Starting Jan. 1

From a Harley-Davidson press release: Harley-Davidson today announced the extension of free Riding Academy motorcycle training to all current and former U.S. military. The program is now available to active-duty, retired, reservists and veterans Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2016. To continue its salute to the military, Harley-Davidson Managing Director and former U.S. Army Officer, Christian Walters, will escort fellow veterans, including Dorsey Fyffe, a former U.S. Air Force Flight Engineer and Wounded Warrior Project Peer Mentor,…

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2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid: 33 MPG, Starting Price Under $30k

2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid: 33 MPG, Starting Price Under $30k

Toyota has revealed fuel economy and pricing for its new 2016 RAV4 Hybrid models, which are not just the most fuel-efficient models in the RAV4 lineup but the quickest and most powerful. The RAV4 Hybrid gets a version of Toyota’s Hybrid Synergy Drive featuring a 2.5-liter Atkinson cycle four-cylinder engine and an electric motor system… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Future Ferraris To Move To Modular Platform Starting With California Replacement: Report

Future Ferraris To Move To Modular Platform Starting With California Replacement: Report

Ferrari is in the midst of one of the biggest periods of transition in its history, with Sergio Marchionne having recently taken over the role of chairman from Luca di Montezemolo and parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] about to make the storied Italian marque public for the first time by listing it on the New York Stock Exchange… High Gear Media Network Feed

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eMotoRacing In California For Back-To-Back Events Starting This Weekend

eMotoRacing In California For Back-To-Back Events Starting This Weekend

From an eMotoRacing press release: The Woodcraft Technologies eMotoRacing Series comes to California for 2 back-to-back events. The big track at Willow Springs will host two eight lap electric road races on April 25 and 26. Later the following week, Sonoma Raceway will be the site of two more rounds of zero emissions racing, April 30 and May 1. A three bike team sponsored by Hollywood Electrics of Los Angeles will pit specially prepared Zeros against the Brammo Empulses…

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