2019 Toyota Mark X Final Edition: The end of the Mark II/X RWD line

2019 Toyota Mark X Final Edition: The end of the Mark II/X RWD line

Posted: May 16, 2019

The Toyota Mark X goes out of production at the end of 2019, bringing to an end the line of large RWD Toyota sedans beginning with the 1968 Mark II.

Nissan 370Z Roadster axed in the USA

Nissan 370Z Roadster axed in the USA

Posted: May 3, 2019

The Nissan 370Z Roadster will be dropped from the company’s US range from the end of the 2019 model year, with the company focusing on the coupe instead.

2019 Chevrolet Traverse: 2L turbo 4-cylinder axed from range

2019 Chevrolet Traverse: 2L turbo 4-cylinder axed from range

Posted: Apr 22, 2019

A 3.6L V6 is now the sole engine option for the Chevrolet Traverse SUV sold in the US after GM decided to axe the LTG 2L I4 turbo engine.

Ford Ka+ axed in Europe: Made in India hatch fails to fire

Ford Ka+ axed in Europe: Made in India hatch fails to fire

Posted: Apr 16, 2019

The Ford Ka+ was only introduced to Europe in 2016, but the car’s sharp pricing has failed to make it popular or profitable enough.

Ford C-Max and Grand C-Max axed, production to end in June

Ford C-Max and Grand C-Max axed, production to end in June

Posted: Apr 7, 2019

Ford will end production of the C-Max and Grand C-Max minivans at its Saarlouis, Germany, factory at the end of June 2019 due to slow sales.

2019 Mazda 6 loses its manual transmission option in the USA

2019 Mazda 6 loses its manual transmission option in the USA

Posted: Mar 28, 2019

The 2019 Mazda 6 will not be offered with a manual transmission because no-one’s buying it any more, which, of course, is a damn shame.

Chevrolet Cruze: US production ends despite Hail Mary offer

Chevrolet Cruze: US production ends despite Hail Mary offer

Posted: Mar 27, 2019

A local entrepeneur’s last minute offer has failed to stop the axe falling on US production of the Chevrolet Cruze, with the last car produced on March 8.

BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo axed: Good bye to the awkward tall hatch

BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo axed: Good bye to the awkward tall hatch

Posted: Mar 18, 2019

The awkward not quite an SUV, not a wagon, hatchback on stilts BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo will not be replaced, which will probably upset about 17 people.

2019 Mercedes-AMG S65 Final Edition: Bye bye twin-turbo V12

2019 Mercedes-AMG S65 Final Edition: Bye bye twin-turbo V12

Posted: Mar 16, 2019

The 130 run of 2019 Mercedes-AMG S65 Final Edition sedans marks the end of the company’s 6L twin-turbo V12 gas engine, and naturally it’s wearing black.

Ford Taurus production ends in the US, continues in China

Ford Taurus production ends in the US, continues in China

Posted: Mar 7, 2019

After 34 years, Ford Taurus production at the company’s plant in Chicago has ended, marking the end of the large family sedan in the US.