New Dacia Sandero Stepway Crossover Officially Unveiled in Barcelona

8 05 2009

Renault‘s low-cost Romanian brand Dacia has revealed the Sandero Stepway at the Barcelona Auto Show. The four-metre long a small hatchback with raised ground clearance but no all-wheel drive system Dacia Sandero Stepway is the European edition of the Renault Sandero Stepway which has sold 2,700 units in Brazil and Argentina since its launch in 2008.

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The new Stepway will be available with a 90HP 1.6-liter petrol and a 70HP 1.5-liter dCi diesel engine. The former has a common fuel consumption of 7.6 litres per 100km while the last plant up a thriftier proposition with its 5.3 litres per 100km regular. Its C02 emissions are 140g/km.

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New Nissan Skyline Crossover: Infiniti EX for Japan

17 04 2009

Nissan/Infiniti are engaging in a bit of their own remains amusement with the Infiniti EX. As result the vehicle go to Japan as the Skyline Crossover, the car receives almost nothing in the way of updates or modifications revive a Nissan badge.

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Re-branded EX rolls into Japanese dealerships on April 18. It will be sporting the same 3.7L VQ37HR engine found in other-advertise Nissan and Infiniti vehicles counting the G37, 370Z and especially the European-bazaar EX37, which is its virtual doppelganger. It would also get the emblem 7-speed automatic transmission with manual change capability.

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Refreshed 2010 Mazda CX-9 headed for New York Auto Show

20 03 2009

Mazda has revealed photos of the updated 2010 CX-9 that will be debut at the New York Auto Show next month. For 2010MY, the seven-seat crossover will have smaller foglights and receive a barrier on the controversial “smiley face” front full that has already been exposed for 2010 on the Mazda3, MX-5 Miata and refreshed CX-7.

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Judging by the complete idea, changes enter a new front fascia integrating this five-item lattice, along with different lighting units and outdoor mirrors. Besides the external fettling, Mazda also is promising new options and wellbeing skin, along with improved major dynamics. All details will be released later.
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Refreshed 2010 Mazda CX-7 Debuts at Geneva Motor Show

6 03 2009

Early 2010 Mazda CX-7 crossover has made its facelift debut at the Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto and nowadays it has been revealed at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show. New for 2010MY are a larger grille, updated front and rear fascias and a refashioned interior but the most significant change is veiled under the hood as Mazda decided to expound a new door-glassy edition of the CX-7 equipped with the same 160-horsepower 2.5-liter naturally-aspirated 4-cylinder that we find in the Mazda6 and Mazda3.

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Mazda’s designers efficient the new CX-7 exterior styling with a new front cushion, fine rock tail lights and a new rear apron. In the chalet, changes embrace the restyled gauges on the instrument panel, newly intended pinpoint air-vents that look like they came from the Audi parts bin and a 4.1-creep affect TFT information pageant.

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New Hyundai HED-6 ix-ONIC Concept (details and photos)

19 02 2009

At last week Hyundai releases first teaser sketches for its latest concept vehicle called the HED-6 (“ix-onic” concept) which was produced by Hyundai’s European project studios located in Russelsheim, Germany. New Hyundai concept car will make its debut at next month’s Geneva Motor Show.


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Designers of the new HED6 concept express it as an “city traveler” with cultural influences from major cities such as Berlin, Paris and London. However, its devoted scenery is a preview for the next-gen Tucson SUV. The new Tucson, which you can see spy shots of in our preceding legend, will go on auction later this year in the U.S. as a 2010 classic and will eventually be sold in Europe as the all-new ix35.

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