Author Archive: Derek Mau
Photos by Norman Woo Porsche introduced three new models to the world at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show. Two of them were GTS variants of the venerable 911 Carrera and the formidable Cayenne. The third model was a limited production Panamera Turbo S Executive Exclusive Series that offers luxurious combination of performance and exclusivity. […]
It’s wonderful, and sad, to see the Honda Fit EV be removed from the product line-up next year. We had a blast driving the Fit EV for a week last summer. The quirky, small EV — almost 20 inches longer than a Fiat 500e — was the perfect car for getting about both as an […]
A concept car is a prototype made to showcase an idea, test a new styling direction, or highlight advanced technologies. They are often shown at car shows to gauge customer reaction to new and radical designs which may or may not have a chance of being produced. The 2014 LA Auto Show was the place […]
The 2016 HR-V compact crossover launch is an important step for Honda as it jumps into a highly competitive market segment. Judging from our time with the folks at Honda, they are confident that the all-new HR-V is the complete package that offers a fuel efficient powertrain, a versatile package that is flexible enough to […]
Making its North American debut at the 2014 L.A. Auto Show, Audi uses the Prologue Concept car to express their new direction for sportiness, lightweight design, and full-time quattro all-wheel drive. The two-door coupe has a flowing, elegant shape in a sporty and taut design.