BYD etymology: What does its letters stand for and name mean?

BYD etymology: What does its letters stand for and name mean?

Posted: May 16, 2018

BYD is a Chinese car company that’s garnered as much attention for its electric vehicles as it has for its copycat designs, but what do the letters BYD stand for?

Rolls-Royce Cullinan etymology: What does its name mean, come from?

Rolls-Royce Cullinan etymology: What does its name mean, come from?

Posted: May 12, 2018

The Rolls-Royce Cullinan is the super-luxury brand’s first ever crossover, and departs from the company’s celestial naming theme. So, where does the name come from, and what does it mean?

Lincoln Nautilus etymology: What does its name mean and come from?

Lincoln Nautilus etymology: What does its name mean and come from?

Posted: May 7, 2018

In 2018 the second generation Lincoln MKX was facelifted, and given a new name (Lincoln Nautilus). What does its name mean? And where does it comes from?

Nautilus (mollusc) photos

Nautilus (mollusc) photos

Posted: May 7, 2018

The Nautilus is a mollusc that typically lives hundreds of metres below sea level at the ocean ridges neighbouring coral reefs. They have survived in their present form for millions of years. ◄ PrevNext ►Credit: Jennifer Morrow on Flickr...

2018 Hyundai i20 facelift vs 2014-2017: Facelift changes and differences

2018 Hyundai i20 facelift vs 2014-2017: Facelift changes and differences

Posted: May 2, 2018

The 2018 Hyundai i20 has been given a substantial facelift with an updated exterior design, new transmission and more safety tech. See how different the update hatch is in this side-by-side comparison.

Volkswagen Atlas: What does its name mean? Where does it come from?

Volkswagen Atlas: What does its name mean? Where does it come from?

Posted: Apr 6, 2018

Replacing the Touareg as a mainstream competitor to the Toyota Highlander, the Volkswagen Atlas has an easy to pronounce “conventional” name, but what does it mean?

What are the meanings of Porsche’s car names? From 911 to Panamera

What are the meanings of Porsche’s car names? From 911 to Panamera

Posted: Apr 1, 2018

Porsche is one of the most iconic sports car brands in the world, although half of its sales are now SUVs. What do the brand’s car names mean and where do they come from?

Volkswagen Tanoak: What does its name mean? How is it pronounced?

Volkswagen Tanoak: What does its name mean? How is it pronounced?

Posted: Mar 31, 2018

The Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak is an excellently styled and attractive midsize pickup concept car, but what does its name mean and where does it come from?

2018 Volvo V60 vs XC60: Sibling differences compared side by side

2018 Volvo V60 vs XC60: Sibling differences compared side by side

Posted: Mar 19, 2018

Both the Volvo V60 and XC60 are now in their second generation. We compare the wagon and the SUV side by side to see how different or similar they are to each other.

2018 Kia Ceed vs Hyundai i30 hatch: Sibling differences compared

2018 Kia Ceed vs Hyundai i30 hatch: Sibling differences compared

Posted: Mar 17, 2018

For its third generation, the 2018 Kia Ceed now shares most of its body panels with the US Forte sedan, but how does it compare to its platform mate, the Hyundai i30?