Archive for November, 2010

The majority of Saab 9-4Xs for the US

The new Saab 9-4Xs is a wonderful crossover car that will be just the wonderful addition to your garage this festive season. It has all the wonderful components in it with the best of engines and the best and unique in styling and suspension.

Saab 9-4XThe recent news states that there are going to be about 75% of these Saab 9-4Xs that are going to be produced and head towards the US. This is the new car that has been developed by General Motors and works out to be the perfect crossover.

According to Jan Jonsson, the CEO of Saab Automobiles the Saab 9-4X will be produced at a conservative figure of about 12,500 units per year. That is when the manufacturing unit reaches its optimum level. At the moment the car manufacturer expects to manufacture about 9,400 vehicles of this range and most of them will be headed to the US.

The Saab 9-4Xs is quite similar to the Cadillac SRX as it has several features that are similar to it. These are the use of the engines, front wheel drive, all of the components and the kind of all wheel drive that is available.

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The Safety Records of Rental Car Agencies Being Reviewed

This was long overdue but now the US has decided to review the records of these car rental agencies after ages. All these years, there was hardly a chance when these car rental agencies had to showcase the kind of maintenance that they provided for their fleet of cars. But, now the US regulators have decided to put them through a really hard and stringent test. This will be done for almost three million vehicles and this will certify them to be in ship shape.

The first to go under the spanner according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration are General Motors, Chrysler and Ford. This movement although long overdue has come about because of the fatal accidents that have occurred in the last few months and most of them had one thing in common and that was the rental car. There have been several cars that have been asked to be recalled as they have been termed as dangerous.

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