Proton Perdana etymology: What does its name mean?

Proton Perdana etymology: What does its name mean?

Posted: Jun 30, 2017

The Proton Perdana is the Malaysian company’s largest and most luxurious sedan, but what does its name mean?

Kia Stonic etymology: What does its name mean?

Kia Stonic etymology: What does its name mean?

Posted: Jun 8, 2017

The Kia Stonic is a new B-segment crossover going on sale in the second half of 2017. What does the Hyundai Kona-based SUV’s name mean?

Lamborghini Veneno etymology: What does its name mean?

Lamborghini Veneno etymology: What does its name mean?

Posted: May 26, 2017

The limited edition Lamborghini Veneno is based on the Aventador, and celebrates the brand’s 50th birthday, but where does its name come from?

Volkswagen Arteon etymology: What does its name mean?

Volkswagen Arteon etymology: What does its name mean?

Posted: May 23, 2017

The Volkswagen Arteon is a new a fastback “four-door coupe” that replaces the CC and will be VW’s new global flagship, but where does its name come from?

Hyundai Kona etymology: What does its name mean? How did it get it?

Hyundai Kona etymology: What does its name mean? How did it get it?

Posted: May 10, 2017

The Hyundai Kona is a new SUV that will debut in 2017, and will be sized and positioned below the Tucson, but where did the name come from?

Skoda Karoq etymology: What does its name mean?

Skoda Karoq etymology: What does its name mean?

Posted: May 3, 2017

From mid-2017, the Skoda Karoq replaces the Yeti as the brand’s small crossover, but what does its name mean and where does it come from?

Aston Martin Valkyrie: What does its name mean? Who is it named after?

Aston Martin Valkyrie: What does its name mean? Who is it named after?

Posted: Apr 9, 2017

The Aston Martin Red Bull AM-RB001 hypercar has been given a real name, Valkyrie, but what does it mean and where does it come from?

Toyota GRMN: What does its name mean and letters stand for?

Toyota GRMN: What does its name mean and letters stand for?

Posted: Mar 27, 2017

Toyota is using the GRMN badge for its hotted up sports car variants, including the 86 and Yaris, but what do the letters stand for?

Lexus HS etymology: What does its name mean? What do its letters stand for?

Lexus HS etymology: What does its name mean? What do its letters stand for?

Posted: Jan 17, 2017

The Lexus HS is a mid-size hybrid-only luxury sedan that went on sale in 2009, but has since been withdrawn from the US. What do its name and letters mean?

Suzuki Liana etymology: What does its name mean?

Suzuki Liana etymology: What does its name mean?

Posted: Dec 27, 2016

The Suzuki Liana (aka the Aerio in Japan and the USA) was unloved tall sedan and hatch that replaced the Cultus/Baleno, but what does its name mean?