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The Invisible Land Rover?

posted by on 10 April 2014 in Automotive News News


When we hear someone say “invisible car,” our thoughts immediately turn to the over the top silliness of the last few James Bond films, including the famous “invisible Aston Martin” from Die Another Day. Sure, it’s helpful when you’re trying to sneak into the enemy lair in the middle of a giant glacier – hey, otherwise […] More…

Video of the All New Lamborghini Huracán

posted by on 4 March 2014 in Automotive News News


Earlier this morning at the International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland Lamborghini unveiled the all new Huracán, the successor to the extremely successful Gallardo.  The Gallardo is leaving an extremely large set of shoes to fill – over it’s 10 year lifespan there were more than 14,000 produced which accounts for over half of all Lamborghinis, […] More…

Watch Lamborghini Unveil the new Huracán

posted by on 27 February 2014 in Automotive News News


If you’ve got a spare few minutes on March 4th, Lamborghini will be live streaming the reveal of the new Huracán from the Geneva International Motor Show, at The Huracán is the replacement for the much loved Gallardo, and it sounds like it’s shaping up to be a monster – there’s a new 610HP V10 under […] More…

Jaguar to Introduce XFR-S Sportbrake at Geneva

posted by on 26 February 2014 in Automotive News News


We here at Kilometer are big fans of fast wagons. They’re just one of those things that you either get or you don’t, and we get them. The allure of owning a car that’s such a total q-ship that can be driven to a grocery store or soccer game one minute (and not have most […] More…

Jaguar XJ Driven to the coldest town in the world

posted by on 12 January 2014 in Automotive News News

You think it’s been cold lately where you live? Last month, the fine folks at Jaguar decided to take an all wheel drive XJ up the Dempster highway through the Yukon and Northwest Territories in Canada, all the way to Dawson City, which on that day was an incredible -56F, making it the coldest town […] More…

The new Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG

posted by on 8 January 2014 in Automotive News News


Editor’s Note: Mercedes-Benz announced the new GLA45 AMG yesterday. The GLA is Mercedes’ entry into the burgeoning small crossover segment, and of course being the AMG version this one has a serious dose of power from the most powerful series production four cylinder in the world, which is shared with the CLA45 AMG and makes […] More…

BMW at the Consumer Electronics Show 2014

posted by on 7 January 2014 in Automotive News News

BMW i App Splash

Editor’s Note: Beginning with Audi a few years ago, automobile manufacturers have been devoting increasing time and attention to the International Consumer Electronics Show that takes place in Las Vegas every January. The CES, as it’s known, is the showcase for all of the newest and best gadgetry from all areas of consumer electronics. Given […] More…

Lamborghini Huracán LP 610-4 Announced

posted by on 20 December 2013 in Automotive News News


Editor’s Note: Lamborghini today introduced the all-new Huracán, the successor to the extremely successful Gallardo. Over its ten year lifespan, more than 14,000 Gallardos were sold, making for over half of all Lamborghinis, ever. In other words, the new Huracán has some serious shoes to fill. From looking over the specifications (610 HP V10!) and poring over […] More…

Mercedes – Benz Announce New 2015 C-Class

posted by on 17 December 2013 in Automotive News News


December 16, 2013 – Stuttgart The all-new C-Class heralds a new chapter in the Mercedes- Benz success story and sets new standards in the premium mid-range class. Thanks to an intelligent lightweight design concept boasting weight savings of up to 220 lbs, excellent aerodynamics and new, economical engines, the C-Class establishes new benchmarks in its […] More…

Volkswagen Unloads Full Details and Pics of Next-Gen Golf

posted by on 4 September 2012 in Automotive News


Volkswagen released photos and full details of the next-generation Golf (Golf 7) today. The new car will be longer, lower and lighter than the current model, giving it leaner-looking proportions than it hasn’t had since the Nineties. The technology package, at least for Europe, will be quite extensive, including adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist, city […] More…