Set to rival the new generation BMW 5 Series, 2016 Jaguar XF will make its debut at the 2015 New York International Motor Show in April. The new Jaguar XF will share chassis parts and engines with the new XE.
2014 New York International Auto Show launched the first Google Maps Business View virtual tour to offer viewers a 360-degree, panoramic view of the show floor. Akin to Street View in Google Maps, Google Maps Business View offers an interior tour through multiple levels of the Jacob K. Javits Center. Apart from automaker’s showcases, the tour provides an up-close look into 5 vehicle interiors, 3 of which were not normally accessible to show visitors.
A conference hosted by New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) and Bridgestone Corporation revealed Audi A3 as 2014 World Car of the Year. Previously Audi has won 7 times. These include 2005 World Car of the Year title, 3 World Performance Car titles in 2010, 2008 and 2007, and 2 World Car Design of the Year titles in 2008 and 2007. Audi A3 premium compact sedan triumphed an initial entry list of 24 global cars, a shortlist of 12 and 3 finalists. This year’s finalists were BMW 4 Series, Mazda 3 and Audi A3.