It was at the dealer for a faulty backup camera. The relationship between a customer and a dealer is a very fragile thing. Every little mistake by the salespeople or the service center can damage the client’s trust, and can ultimately force him to switch to another brand. It’s probably safe to say Frank Statti, a Nissan Altima owner from Canada, won’t be buying a new Nissan in the future, or at least, he won’t be buying it from the same dealer. The backup camera of his 2017 Altima was faulty and he called the dealer, who said he needed to keep the car for a couple of days. Prior to driving the sedan to the dealer, however, he agreed to let his insurance company install a device to monitor his driving. This device also gave him access to a mobile app that tracks the car remotely and gives him information about its location. Gallery: 2019 Nissan Altima: First Drive 19 Photos … [Read more...] about Nissan Altima Owner Discovers Dealer Drove It For 56 Miles
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The Arrow McLaren SP-Chevrolet driver, who last year finished fourth in his first full season in IndyCar, nailed his first win at this level with victory in the second round of Texas Motor Speedway’s double-header on Sunday. O’Ward, who turns 22 tomorrow, was asked afterward if his triumph might help IndyCar return to his homeland. “I sure hope so,” said the 2018 Indy Lights champion. “I don't think just one win will do it. I think if we're consistently championship contenders, if we win a couple more, I think that will definitely help the chances of a bit more. That's the goal. “I always tell everybody, ‘If we go back to Mexico, it's going to be a sold out event and it's going to be awesome!’ We just have to get into the process as soon as we can.… “I feel like there is nothing better than the Mexican fans. There is so much life and energy, especially for their fellow countrymen. It's really cool. “We always want to see more. I feel like we have so much potential … [Read more...] about O’Ward: A Mexican IndyCar race would be “sold out”
Evolutionary design at its finest. UPDATE: So, here's the thing: I've seen the new Phantom in person, though I can't tell you about it until the official reveal on July 27. But what I can tell you right now is that it looks significantly better than what you see in the warped, low-resolution images that leaked today. I promise, something very stunning this way comes, and I'll be able to divulge every detail in just over one week. Stay tuned. In the meantime, enjoy these teaser images . – Steven Ewing Revealed: 2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom: 'Opulent' Doesn't Do It Justice A Motor1 reader has sent us a juicy tip regarding the all-new Rolls-Royce Phantom set to debut most likely before the end of the month. A trio of images has been published by a Chinese website and these are showing what seems to be the 2018 Phantom as the design matches what numerous spy images have been showing for the past few months. Because of its special status, a Rolls-Royce is … [Read more...] about 2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom Leaks Via Brochure [UPDATE]
Motor1 takes a sneak peek at the all-new 'car theatre' show. The multi-billion pound Fast & Furious film franchise is gearing up for its first ever live arena tour, which will begin next month at the O2 Arena. After 15 weeks of training in Oakham in the East Midlands, Fast & Furious Live moved to the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham for a month of full dress rehearsals, and at a recent tech run at the NEC, Motor1.com took a peek behind the curtain at this ground-breaking production to get a firsthand look at the cars and characters behind what has been dubbed the 'Cirque du Soleil, but for cars' by the show's creative director, Rowland French. French was previously the man behind the Top Gear Live world tour – coming from the hit BBC show, he transformed the Sunday night staple into a unique production that started off as part of the MPH Performance Car Shows that took place in London and Birmingham, and transformed the affair into a hit arena show that … [Read more...] about Behind the scenes of Fast & Furious Live
Home Four wheelers oi-Punith Bharadwaj By Punith Bharadwaj Published: Friday, May 7, 2021, 9:47 [IST] Maruti Suzuki Jimny is the most anticipated launch in the Indian automotive space. The arrival of the compact off-road SUV is highly speculated with rumours pouring regularly. The buzz has been massive so far after it was first showcased in India at the 2020 Auto Expo. According to the recent report from ICN , the company is now expected to launch the Jimny off-road SUV sometime in July 2022. Ahead of its launch, Maruti Suzuki is expected to showcase the production-ready version of the Jimny 5-door SUV at the 2022 Auto Expo next year. At the time of the showcase, the company could unveil both the three-door and the five-door version of the Jimny SUV. Maruti Suzuki is said to be working on a longer 5-door version of the Jimny to suit the Indian buyers. Initially, the company scrapped the reports of Jimny … [Read more...] about Maruti Suzuki Jimny India Launch Timeline Revealed: Expected To Arrive Next Year!