New SsangYong C200 Eco Concept Released (details + photo)

17 03 2009

Korean automaker SsangYong prepares to introduce 20 new models over the next five years. One of them the new C200 Eco Concept car. At first it was revealed at the 2008 Paris Motor Show and used low emissions’ a 175hp 2.0-litre turbo diesel engine mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission.

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A new C200 Concept Ssangyong calls a CUV (crossover utility vehicle) for an environmentally-sociable town lifestyle. It has been styled by legendary ItalDesign studio Giugiaro and it’s similar in range to a Toyota RAV4, a Honda CRV and a Nissan Qashqai and with a 2,640mm wheelbase, the C200 Eco is somewhat longer than a VW Tiguan.

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First Images of the new 2010 Acura Crossover Leaked

17 03 2009

The first teaser images of the upcoming all-new Acura Sports Crossover have been leaked. It appears that this is a near-production version of Acura’s BMW X6-esque crossover that has been spied in the past.

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Although Acura avoided providing any niceties with the images, it acquit that the new pattern will be based off the MDX but will ditch its conventional sport-ute styling in improve of the “four-door vehicle on stilts” appearance pioneered by the BMW X6. From the photos, it appears the as of yet nameless Acura CUV will highlight bold styling with stuffed front and rear well-wheels as well as unseen rear passenger door handles which helps to underpin the sedan-like outline. Reports denote that the new intersect will adopt Acura’s newest styling theme, gist we can imagine a style of the circle’s protect lattice to look up front while the rear could have a pointed tail akin to that of the TL.

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