Thirty days

Cadogan, John
February 2010
Wheels;Feb2010, p22
The article offers news briefs related to automobile. Nissan Motor Co. Ltd.'s 2013 model of GT-R will likely to combine the 3.8 litre, twin turbo V6 with 120 kilowatts electric motor and will offer 93 kilowatts. Spyker Cars NV extended its deal with General Motors. Corp. (GM) of purchasing Saab Automobile AB after GM failed to meet the deadline. The New South Wales Police Royal Commission announced that they will revive the aerial surveillance targeting drivers traveling above speed limit.


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