<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Rumours]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/category/rumours<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Rumours]]>http://content.worldcarfans.co/templates/0/18/images/feedlogo.gifhttp://www.worldcarfans.com/category/rumours<![CDATA[Alfa Romeo Giulia delay caused by failed crash tests?]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160207103726/alfa-romeo-giulia-delay-caused-by-failed-crash-testsA new report issued by Automotive News Europe sheds some light about why Alfa Romeo postponed the Giulia’s market launch. ]]>Sun, 07 Feb 2016 16:00:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160207103726/alfa-romeo-giulia-delay-caused-by-failed-crash-tests<![CDATA[VW Tiguan family expansion confirmed]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160205103681/vw-confirms-tiguan-family-expansionA high-profile Volkswagen manager has shed some light on the company's plans regarding the Tiguan SUV. ]]>Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:40:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160205103681/vw-confirms-tiguan-family-expansion<![CDATA[Bentley Bentayga Coupe to look like the EXP 10 Speed 6 concept]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160204103655/bentley-bentayga-coupe-to-look-like-the-exp-10-speed-6-conceptBentley CEO Wolfgang Duerheimer has revealed new details about the Bentayga crossover coupe. Speaking with Automotive News, Duerheimer confirmed designers are already working on the model and he hinted it will look like a crossover version of the EXP 10 ]]>Thu, 04 Feb 2016 23:10:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160204103655/bentley-bentayga-coupe-to-look-like-the-exp-10-speed-6-concept<![CDATA[Kia to launch a RWD sports sedan next year]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160204103617/kia-to-launch-a-rwd-sports-sedan-next-yearKia will reportedly launch its first sports sedan sometime next year. Citing people familiar with the matter, Reuters says the model will go into production in May 2017 and be a premium sedan that competes with the models such as the Audi A5 Sportback an ]]>Thu, 04 Feb 2016 01:20:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160204103617/kia-to-launch-a-rwd-sports-sedan-next-year<![CDATA[Mazda MX-5 AWD possibility, exec says]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160202103557/mazda-mx-5-awd-possibility-exec-saysAn all-wheel-drive version of the Mazda MX-5 could happen in the future, according to a manager in the Japanese brand. ]]>Tue, 02 Feb 2016 22:40:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160202103557/mazda-mx-5-awd-possibility-exec-says<![CDATA[Ford GT goes up for order next month, company will vet potential buyers]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160202103521/ford-gt-goes-up-for-order-next-month-company-will-vet-potential-buyersThe 2017 Ford GT is one of the most anticipated models that will go on sale this year and it appears potential owners will have to jump through a number of hoops in order to have a chance to own the supercar. According to The Detroit News, there has been ]]>Tue, 02 Feb 2016 01:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160202103521/ford-gt-goes-up-for-order-next-month-company-will-vet-potential-buyers<![CDATA[NEVS can't use Saab name on future products]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160201103513/nevs-can-t-use-saab-name-on-future-productsSwedish aerospace and defense company Saab AB has decided not to allow National Electric Vehicles Sweden to use the Saab name and griffin logo. Speaking with Automotive News Europe, Saab AB spokesman Sebastian Carlsson confirmed "We have revoked their ri ]]>Mon, 01 Feb 2016 22:00:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160201103513/nevs-can-t-use-saab-name-on-future-products<![CDATA[2017 Hyundai Elantra Sport to have 200 hp?]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160201103495/2017-hyundai-elantra-sport-to-have-200-hpThe upcoming Sport trim for the 2017 Hyundai Elantra US Spec will reportedly bring a power boost among other upgrades. ]]>Mon, 01 Feb 2016 15:20:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160201103495/2017-hyundai-elantra-sport-to-have-200-hp<![CDATA[Volvo V90 to be revealed on February 18 in Stockholm]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160201103487/volvo-v90-to-be-revealed-on-february-18-in-stockholmThe all-new Volvo V90 will receive its official premiere at a special even on February 18 in Stockholm, Sweden, a new report claims. ]]>Mon, 01 Feb 2016 12:40:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160201103487/volvo-v90-to-be-revealed-on-february-18-in-stockholm<![CDATA[Lightweight VW Golf GTI Clubsport reportedly headed for Wörthersee]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160130103457/lightweight-vw-golf-gti-clubsport-reportedly-headed-for-wortherseeThe Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport was introduced less than a year ago and it appears the company has already created a more extreme variant. Citing a "high-ranking official," Autocar is reporting Volkswagen engineers have created a lightweight version of ]]>Sat, 30 Jan 2016 00:40:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160130103457/lightweight-vw-golf-gti-clubsport-reportedly-headed-for-worthersee<![CDATA[Chicago cops are intentionally damaging cruiser dashcams]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160129103453/chicago-cops-are-intentionally-damaging-cruiser-dashcamsMaintenance Logs: 80 Percent Of Department's Dashcams Don't Record Audio ]]>Fri, 29 Jan 2016 22:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160129103453/chicago-cops-are-intentionally-damaging-cruiser-dashcams<![CDATA[Chinese air pollution to blame for the lack of Hyundai & Kia convertibles?]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160128103418/chinese-air-pollution-to-blame-for-the-lack-of-hyundai-kia-convertiblesHyundai and Kia have introduced a number of convertible concepts over the years but the companies haven't offered a production drop top since the Lotus-based Kia Elan went out of production in the late 1990's. While it would be easy to chalk this up to d ]]>Thu, 28 Jan 2016 23:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160128103418/chinese-air-pollution-to-blame-for-the-lack-of-hyundai-kia-convertibles<![CDATA[Nissan Sentra to gain new engines, possibly a hatchback variant]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160128103417/nissan-sentra-to-gain-new-engines-possibly-a-hatchback-variantNissan North America's Vice President of Product Planning has revealed the Sentra will be offered with a new engine. Speaking to Wards Auto at the North American International Auto Show, Michael Bunce said “From a product standpoint, in the future you’ll ]]>Thu, 28 Jan 2016 22:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160128103417/nissan-sentra-to-gain-new-engines-possibly-a-hatchback-variant<![CDATA[2017 Alpina B7 set for Geneva debut]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160128103403/2017-alpina-b7-set-for-geneva-debutWork on the new Alpina B7 is well underway and the German company will reportedly introduce the model at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. ]]>Thu, 28 Jan 2016 17:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160128103403/2017-alpina-b7-set-for-geneva-debut<![CDATA[Hyundai Santa Cruz could spawn a Kia pickup truck]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160127103375/hyundai-santa-cruz-could-spawn-a-kia-pickup-truckHyundai Motor America President Dave Zuchowsk has all but confirmed a production version of the Santa Cruz concept and it appears Kia could receive its own variant. ]]>Wed, 27 Jan 2016 23:35:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160127103375/hyundai-santa-cruz-could-spawn-a-kia-pickup-truck<![CDATA[VW to preview small crossover in Geneva with T-Cross concept?]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160126103318/vw-to-preview-small-crossover-in-geneva-with-t-cross-conceptVolkswagen will allegedly introduce a T-Cross concept early March at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. ]]>Tue, 26 Jan 2016 18:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160126103318/vw-to-preview-small-crossover-in-geneva-with-t-cross-concept<![CDATA[2017 Mercedes C Class Cabriolet and C43 AMG going to Geneva]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160126103306/2017-mercedes-c-class-cabriolet-and-c43-amg-going-to-genevaMercedes-Benz is reportedly gearing up to present the 2017 C Class Cabriolet and the C43 AMG models at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show in early March. ]]>Tue, 26 Jan 2016 14:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160126103306/2017-mercedes-c-class-cabriolet-and-c43-amg-going-to-geneva<![CDATA[BMW X3 M reportedly in the works with 500 hp]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160126103300/bmw-x3-m-reportedly-in-the-works-with-500-hpThe next-generation BMW X3 is set to spawn a mighty M version if we were to believe a report published by Focus.de this week. ]]>Tue, 26 Jan 2016 12:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160126103300/bmw-x3-m-reportedly-in-the-works-with-500-hp<![CDATA[Ford Fiesta RS isn't going to happen]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160125103291/ford-fiesta-rs-isn-t-going-to-happenRumors about a Ford Fiesta RS have been swirling for months but it appears the model isn't going to happening. ]]>Mon, 25 Jan 2016 23:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160125103291/ford-fiesta-rs-isn-t-going-to-happen<![CDATA[Ferrari FF facelift teased, debuts next month]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160125103290/ferrari-ff-facelift-teased-debuts-next-monthSet to debut at the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este next month, the facelifted Ferrari FF will feature a new front fascia with a revised grille and restyled headlights. The teaser images also suggest the car will have new taillights and restyled air int ]]>Mon, 25 Jan 2016 22:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160125103290/ferrari-ff-facelift-teased-debuts-next-month<![CDATA[Mercedes pickup truck could be called the X Class]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160125103283/mercedes-pickup-truck-could-be-called-the-x-classMercedes hasn't had much to say about its upcoming pickup truck lately but a new report is shedding some light on the model. According to CarAdvice, the model was recently discussed at a "top-secret Australian design forum." People in attendance were re ]]>Mon, 25 Jan 2016 21:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160125103283/mercedes-pickup-truck-could-be-called-the-x-class<![CDATA[Ford open to a Ranger Raptor]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160125103279/ford-open-to-a-ranger-raptorSpeaking with Motoring, Ford Performance communications manager Paul Seredynski said a Ranger Raptor is a "fascinating idea.” That's far from a confirmation but the company has previously announced plans to offer at least 12 new performance models includ ]]>Mon, 25 Jan 2016 20:00:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160125103279/ford-open-to-a-ranger-raptor<![CDATA[Kia Rio GT due 2018 with 180-hp 1.6-liter engine?]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160125103266/kia-rio-gt-due-2018-with-180-hp-1-6-liter-engineThe next-generation Kia Rio is set to spawn a performance derivative if we were to believe a new report coming from UK. ]]>Mon, 25 Jan 2016 14:41:46 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160125103266/kia-rio-gt-due-2018-with-180-hp-1-6-liter-engine<![CDATA[VW Golf facelift coming this March, followed shortly by R420]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160124103250/vw-golf-facelift-coming-this-march-followed-shortly-by-r420According to a new report coming from Germany, Volkswagen will introduce the facelifted Golf this March and will be followed shortly by a hardcore R420 model. ]]>Sun, 24 Jan 2016 16:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160124103250/vw-golf-facelift-coming-this-march-followed-shortly-by-r420<![CDATA[Audi exec hints at new RS models]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160122103220/audi-exec-hints-at-new-rs-modelsSpeaking to Automobile Magazine at the North American International Auto Show, Brabec confirmed “We’re looking to significantly expand the presence of RS in the United States." The executive was tight-lipped on specifics but hinted we will see to success ]]>Fri, 22 Jan 2016 22:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160122103220/audi-exec-hints-at-new-rs-models<![CDATA[Cadillac CT6 slated to gain a biturbo 4.2-liter V8 engine]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160122103188/cadillac-ct6-slated-to-gain-a-biturbo-4-2-liter-v8-engineWhen Cadillac introduced the CT6 last year, its most powerful engine was a biturbo 3.0-liter V6 with 404 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque. That's nothing to sneeze at but it didn't appease fans who were used to seeing a V8 engine under the hood. ]]>Fri, 22 Jan 2016 00:00:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160122103188/cadillac-ct6-slated-to-gain-a-biturbo-4-2-liter-v8-engine<![CDATA[Audi RS Q5 coming next year with 450+ hp?]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160121103174/audi-rs-q5-coming-next-year-with-450-hpA new report indicates Audi has plans to launch a full-blown RS version for the second-generation Q5. ]]>Thu, 21 Jan 2016 18:00:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160121103174/audi-rs-q5-coming-next-year-with-450-hp<![CDATA[Audi to focus on e-tron models, will delay the Q4]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160121103148/audi-to-focus-on-e-tron-models-will-delay-the-q4Audi killing models, will focus on e-tron ]]>Thu, 21 Jan 2016 00:50:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160121103148/audi-to-focus-on-e-tron-models-will-delay-the-q4<![CDATA[Porsche 911 R reportedly bound for Geneva]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160120103139/porsche-911-r-reportedly-bound-for-genevaPorsche 911 Product Director August Achleitner has revealed the highly-anticipated 911 R will be unveiled shortly. ]]>Wed, 20 Jan 2016 21:30:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160120103139/porsche-911-r-reportedly-bound-for-geneva<![CDATA[BMW i8 Spyder reportedly delayed until 2017 or 2018]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160119103099/bmw-i8-spyder-reportedly-delayed-until-2017-or-2018Fans have been clamoring for a production version of the BMW i8 Spyder concept but it appears they will have to wait a little longer. ]]>Tue, 19 Jan 2016 23:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160119103099/bmw-i8-spyder-reportedly-delayed-until-2017-or-2018