Our new motoring writer Phuti, gives us the low-down on the recently released 2010 VW Polo. Does it rock his world? Does it have to?
While filming the new series of Top Gear, presenter James May AKA “Captain Slow” managed to crash a camper van, held by a blimp, into a small bush.
Following hot on the heels – quite literally – of the new Volkswagen Golf comes the brand’s sixth generation hot hatch, the Golf GTI.
We’ve seen some interesting ways people have tried to meld iPhone with car, but this one might top them all. Meet Jon’s Mazda RX-8, controllable from anywhere in the world using an iPod touch over WiFi. As demonstrated on video, his custom web app can be used to lock and unlock the doors, start and stop the engine, and open the truck.
In January, Volkswagen development chief Ulrich Hackenburg explained to reporters at the Detroit Auto Show that the small car segment in the United States is likely to surge in the coming years, and that his company was intent on taking advantage of that growth. Already confirmed is the Mark VI Golf, which will make its way Stateside this September, but Hackenburg was hinting at bringing over an even smaller model – the all-new Polo, officially revealed today at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show.