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  • Trump threatens to tax European auto imports

    US President Donald Trump keeps up pressure on trading partners, threatening European automakers with a tax on imports if the European Union retaliates against his plan to slap tariffs on aluminum and steel.

  • Peugeot officially in Bangladesh

    French manufacturer Peugeot officially started operations in the country through AG Motors by launching their brand

  • Cool wagon – Audi RS4 Avant

    Audi is celebrating 18 years of the RS4 Avant with the launch of the latest sport-wagon. Introduced at the Frankfurt

  • A Lamborghini SUV - welcome to 2018

    The new Lamborghini Urus has polarised people on social media since its unveiling – while most people weren't really bothered by the idea of a sport utility Lambo as a concept, a production version either set pulses racing or caused faces to scrunch up in distaste.

  • Benz remodels the banana – 2018 CLS

    Mercedes Benz claims to have created the concept of the “four door coupe” with the first generation of the CLS sport sedan, all the way

  • Aston Martin Vantage

    Aston goes rowdy – 2018 Vantage

    Things at Aston Martin, everyone's favourite British sports car manufacturer and the brand of choice for a certain

  • Toyota Corolla Altis launched in Bangladesh

    Navana Limited, authorised distributors of Toyota vehicles in Bangladesh, launched the brand new Toyota Corolla

  • Muricaa's track demon – Corvette ZR1

    Everyone's favourite hillbilly sports car is back, and it has sprouted a wing and beefed up in all the right places.

  • Yet another baby SUV – BMW X2

    Yet another baby SUV – BMW X2

    BMW has created yet another niche in its SUV lineup with an all-new model – the X2. Slotting in between, how did you guess, the X1 and X3, the X2 is what BMW is calling a “Sports Activity Coupe”.

  • 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser

    A common preference for the social elite of Dhaka, the Toyota Land Cruiser has served faithfully as the chariots of the

  • Gumpert's intense emotions

    When a bunch of ex-Audi engineers leave a big brand and decide to forge ahead with their own hypercar

  • Mazda Vision Coupe

    2017 Tokyo Motor Show

    Mazda changes its design language. Again. Vision Coupe is an attempt at a sleek Euro style cruiser that likely wants to challenge

  • Volvo models Polestar 1

    2018 Polestar 1

    Spurred on by the tremendous response to the rest of their lineup, Volvo has decided to step out further into the

  • Gorgeous drop top - Aston Martin DB11 Volante

    Aston Martin is back at it. Widely known for making some of the best looking cars ever made and winning favour with a certain British

  • 2018 Honda Accord

    The best-selling Honda model in the North American market and a veritable giant in the entry-level executive sedan class returns for a

  • Cool Swede - Volvo XC40

    Hot on the heels of the fantastic XC90 and XC60 SUVs, Volvo recently pulled the wraps on a gorgeous baby SUV joining

  • Audi launched officially in Bangladesh

    Progress Motors Imports Limited, authorised dealers of Audi vehicles in Bangladesh, formally launched the German luxury brand at a Meet the Press event held at their new showroom in Tejgaon, Dhaka on 24th September 2017.

  • Hatch, hot – Yaris GRMNNMNMM

    The Toyota Yaris GRMN (Gremin? Grumun? Graman? German? How would you even pronounce this?) is a heated up

  • Hyundai's up-market push – Genesis G70

    Hyundai, South Korea's largest manufacturer and a rapidly growing powerhouse in the global market, set their sights on the executive sedan market about two years ago – culminating in the establishment of the Genesis brand.

  • Ford's top seller is back – all new F150

    The highest selling automobile of all time is back with new tech and increased abilities. Ford's F150 has ruled sales

  • BMW's big nosed bruiser – X7 Concept

    BMW's grilles are growing at an exponential rate. Over the past decade, the BMW kidney grille has stood for each

  • Mercedes AMG Project One car

    India's auto industry gears up for govt's electric vehicles push

    India’s aggressive push to electrify all new vehicles by 2030 is compelling auto part manufacturers and carmakers to draw up early plans for electrification, company executives say.

  • Mercedes Vision Maybach 6 concept

    Debuted at Pebble Beach, the haute couture, art-deco style Mercedes Vision Maybacj 6 Cabriolet Concept is certainly a mouthful. It's a

  • All new G30 BMW M5

    BMW unveiled the G30 series M5 recently with a special “First Edition” model. One of the best super-saloons ever, the M5 is a mainstay of proper precision performance with a darker, more evil side that occasionally comes out to play if you push it too hard.


    When we drove the BMW 2-series last year, we were immensely impressed by its road holding abilities and its liveliness. We thought it was a great sports car, and true to BMW’s self-purported tag of “Ultimate Driving Machine”.


    Japanese manufacturers lost out on a lot of the great motorsport history from the 1920’s, 30’s and 40’s that most European manufacturers can bank on.

  • Toyota and Mazda strike up deal for US plant, new tech

    Toyota is set to take a 5 percent stake in Mazda as part of an offensive plan of action in order to ward off rivals in the US market. Mazda is also taking a token 0.25 percent in the Japanese giant.

  • In other news...

    New cars and their details.

  • Ford Raptor F-22 Concept

    The F-22 Raptor, developed and produced by Lokheed Martin for the United States Air Force, was designed for air superiority - easily the most advanced fighter ever produced at the time of introduction, the Raptor is an infamous winged beast that never actually saw much action.

  • Toyota, Nissan take different approaches to autonomy

    Toyota is a manufacturer that likes to go its own way, and it's not afraid to make controversial decisions.