Hyundai Launches Genesis as its Own Luxury Car Brand
While Genesis is currently a premium Hyundai model, Hyundai Motors plans to create luxury vehicles under the make, Genesis. Hyundai has expressed plans to offer 6 Genesis vehicles in 2016 as 2017 models. Read more on the Hyundai News website.
George Barris Dies at 89
Legendary American car designer George Barris passed away on November 5, 2015. He is responsible for a multitude of Hollywood cars such as the Batmobile and the General Lee. Barris played a part in other movies such as Knight Rider, Starsky and Hutch, The Munsters, The Beverly Hillbillies, The Bugaloos, Bearcats!, Banacek, and more.
New and Upcoming Vehicles:
2016 Nissan Leaf
- Pricing for the all-electric 2016 Nissan Leaf has been announced. The 2016 Leaf will have a base MSRP of $29,010, and buyers may quality for a $7,500 federal tax credit because the Leaf is environmentally friendly. This year the vehicle will have a longer range and offer more color options. Read more in the Nissan press release.
Chevrolet Colorado Z71 Trail Boss 3.0 Concept
- The Chevrolet Colorado Z71 Trail Boss 3.0 Concept, revealed at the 2015 SEMA Show, is the extreme off-road counterpart of the highly successful, all-new Chevy Colorado. For specs and details, check out Chevrolet’s press release.
New Generation of Mazda CX-9
- At the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show, Mazda plans to unveil a new generation of the Mazda CX-9. Mazda plans to incorporate the KODO – Soul of Motion design into their 3-row mid-size crossover SUV.