Month: March 2017

Audi is buying a game-changing luxury car-rental startup

No deal terms were announced, but in 2015, "Audi participated in a $28 million Series C investment in Silvercar," the German automaker, part of the VW Group, said in a statement. "The two companies have worked together since 2012, developing and delivering innovative consumer mobility offerings under the Audi mobility, Silvercar and Dealerware brands," Audi said. Silvercar only rents Audi A4s....
LC-500h

Lexus Is Feeling Sexy For A Change

It's one thing to be dependable; Lexus has got that down pat. It's another to be exciting. That's what the brand has been working on -- hard. They will be going further than ever to excite the senses, not just reassure the left brain. It's introducing a series of new models including what it says is the best version ever of its flagship LS sedan, and a new LC sports coupe. These models will add...
Acura RLX

2017 Acura RLX preview

Acura’s RLX flagship sedan doesn’t get much attention in luxury circles but it has a lot to offer, especially for technology buffs. The RLX was introduced for the 2014 model year as the replacement for the RL, and though it isn’t on the same level of some of its German rivals when it comes to sheer opulence, it does put them to shame in the powertrain department, at least in Sport Hybrid...
2017 Acura NSX

Acura NSX Named as a Prestigious 2017 ‘AUTOMOBILE’ All-Star

TORRANCE, Calif., March 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2017 Acura NSX was selected as a 2017 AUTOMOBILE All-Star (Acura.us/NSXAutomobileAllStar), adding to the supercar's growing list of accolades and recognition since its spring 2016 launch. AUTOMOBILE today partnered with the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance to announce the 2017 All-Stars during a live stream on the AUTOMOBILE Facebook channel....