New Mercedes F800 Style Concept Revealed (details and photos)

1 03 2010

The new details on the Mercedes F800 Style Concept, which previews the next-generation 2011 CLS-Class, have emerged.

The F800 Concept features a bold front-end, LED lights, and ‘revolve-and-slide’ rear doors. According to Mercedes-Benz’s Head of Design, Gorden Wagener, “The exciting vehicle-like roof line, and in common the vehicle’s balanced proportions, provide it a chic sporty look that reinterprets the Mercedes-Benz intention idiom and emphasizes the sculptural person of the F800 Style. The effect is a harmonious blend of innovative form and perform, which conveys a sensation of great styling and expert.”

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Volkswagen New Compact Coupe Concept Revealed (details and photos)

16 01 2010

The Volkswagen New Compact Coupe Concept car has revealed at 2010 NAIAS in Detroit. Attendees a sneak peak at what the potential has in amass for the Jetta mkVI.

The NCC (New Compact Coupe) Concept comes with VW’s 1.4 liter TSI engine, a turbocharged 4-cylinder dialed up to 150 hp and 220 Nm of torque (177 lb-ft), coupled to a 7-speed DSG gearbox (a dual-clutch sequential transmission), as well as an electric motor with 20 kW/27 hp. Powering by a lithium-ion sequence bunch, the exciting motor is able to thrust the car on its own, which allows the vehicle to be classified as an occupied-fusion. When the TSI engine is shut down, it is also disengaged to reduce any drag effect.

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Second Audi e-Tron Concept Appeared in Detroit (photos)

15 01 2010

The new version of the Audi e-Tron concept, that first exposed at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show, has appeared in Detroit. When looking at the Frankfurt e-Tron a R8 directly comes to care. The Detroit e-Tron is actually 27 cm (10.63 inches) shorter in piece and 12 cm (4.72 inches) narrower and only 1 cm (0.39 shuffle) shorter in height. It has a sickening stress of around 1,350 kg (2976.24 lbs), which is 250 kg (551.16 lbs) excluding than the Frankfurt e-Tron.

Two electric motors drive the front and rear axles. Together they make 150kW (204hp) and 2,650 Nm (1954.54 lb-ft) of torque which can be liberally pied between the wheels as necessary. The car is said to accelerate from 0 – 100km/h in 5.9 seconds and is imperfect to 200km/h (124mph).

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New 2011 BMW Z4 sDrive35is with M-Sports Package (details and photos)

18 12 2009

BMW has introduce the high-performance sDrive35is mode of the new 2011 Z4. Spying testing a the epoch before, the car is a twin handle for BMW fans who also longed for the profit of the “is” badge. Improvements are not just in the engine bay but also in the outdoor and interior appointments.

The M Sports Package includes a new front plentiful with a very distinctive M look and external air intakes ended in matt aluminium, everyday 18-crawl light alloy rims (19-inch possible), a new rear buffer with specially accentuated surrounds on the tailpipes and a two-example diffuser. The exhaust wrote is imaginary to be reflective of the car’s repute in the ploy of gear. The adjustable suspension is lowered by 10 millimetres and provides a good assess between sporty and comfortable.

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New MINI Beachcomber Concept Revealed Ahead of Detroit Auto Show (photos)

18 12 2009

MINI has presented the new Beachcomber Concept car ahead of debut at the Detroit Auto Show. Its influences involve the Mini Moke of 1964 which was also a fun juvenile vehicle and fiercely hints at the sturdily speculated fourth model in the MINI line-up after the shade, the Clubman and the Convertible.

To emphasise the open-top character of the four-seat, all-helm-ambition vehicle no conventional roof is fitted. Neither are any doors for that count. The party says the ensures the occupants are as close to the rudiments as workable, that they feel a discern of unity with Mother Nature. Should downpour attitude a lightweight unusual fibre roof can be careworn over the car hurriedly and fastened to continue about as awkward as a habitual one. Door basics can also be fitted for above protection.

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Volkswagen Up! Lite Diesel-Electric Hybrid Concept Revealed at the 2009 LA Auto Show

7 12 2009

The new Volkswagen Up! Lite Concept has revealed at the 2009 Los Angeles Auto Show. The VW company say it’s the most fuel-efficient car in the world. The Up! Lite is sincerely a precise wing of the L1 Concept that has unveiled in September at the Frankfurt Motor Show.

The new VW Up! Lite Concept powered by two sources. The first is a 2-cylinder 0.8-litre TDI engine making 38kW (51hp) at 4,000rpm and 120Nm between 1,800rpm and 2,250rpm. The other is a 10kW (14hp) electric motor working with a lithium-ion battery. Together they produce a 65hp.

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New Audi R8 e-Tron Concept Officially Revealed: Four Electric Motors with 4,500Nm of Torque (photos + video)

16 09 2009

The new Audi R8 e-Tron Concept has officially revealed at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. Audi’s super concept powered by four electric motors, two each at the front and rear axles driving all four wheels, that produce a combined output of 230kW or 313HP along with a maximum, yes you are not mistaken, 4,500 Nm (3,319 lb-ft) of torque!! It’s a fantastic result of engineering.

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The new E-Tron accelerates from 0 – 100km/h time of 4.8 seconds, a top pace of 200km/h and a breadth of about 248km on plump lithium-ion vigor. Recharging the 213kg battery push at the back to detailed post requires six to eight hours on a common 220V conduit while a 400V close will do the job in about two and the half hours.

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New VW E-Up! Electric Concept Revealed (details and photos)

16 09 2009

Volkswagen has revealed the new all-electric VW E-Up! Concept car at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. The new concept is a three-door minicar powered by an 80Hp electric engine that drives the front wheels. The German automaker plans to begin production of the Up! Family in 2011.

VW E-Up! Concept LIVE at Frankfurt img_3 | AutoWorld

The E-Up! concept is 3.2-meter long, 1.64 meters in width and 1.47 meters in height with a wheelbase of 2.19 meters and it’s smaller than a Fiat 500. However, VW’s designers managed to add in 3+1 seats which means the front passenger seat is positioned 50 mm onward, credit to the instruments being pushed foster up front.

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Official: Porsche Panamera Leaked (details and photo)

12 02 2009

First official images of the new Porsche Panamera four-door coupe leaked in the web. The Panamera will officially start production in April next year and will make its world debut one month earlier at the Geneva Motor Show.

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The sports sedan presented with 3.6-liter V6 engine with 300HP for the bottom Panamera, a 4.8-liter V8 with 405HP for the Panamera S, and a 4.8-liter twin-turbocharghed V8 putting out around 500hp for the Panamera Turbo. Power will be transferred by both guide gearboxes or Porsche’s new lookalike-clasp PDK transmission.
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Citroen C5 Tuned by Musketier

3 09 2008

Citroen drivers have always been considered as connoisseurs with a knack for exceptional. And it is difficult to mainstream design of the rod lure. This applies to the early models as well as for the current Citroen C5. The meet its almost strict lines but also the sophisticated taste of German customers.

And for the first time the French pursue the issue of suspension two philosophies. The conventional steel suspension comes in the often chosen to use basic equipment, the famous spring hydropneumatic suspension remains the better design lines. For the first case, Citroën specialist Musketier now a spring rate that ensures the body to send about 35 millimeters tieferlegt. A better cross dynamics and of course the visual stimulus justify the measure. Despite the increased performance remains a more than adequate rest comfort. The real sensation but is the world’s first appearance package for the new Citroen C5.

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Tuning car: Mercedes SL 63 AMG by Kicherer

26 08 2008

You looked at tuning version of the Mercedes SL 63 AMG “eroticized”! Hah, any Tuning house that dares use such a word in their urge delivery had better have a damn good packet to show us.

Kicherer start with the purely aspirated 6.2-liter V8 force corps and boost its force by 40 hp up to a calculate of 560hp while the torque now rises to 670Nm (494lb-ft). It is blended with an EVO sports exhaust system giving it a deeper and more aggressive sound. The upgrades see a better 0-100km/h time of 4.3 seconds (from 4.6 seconds) while the top tempo now falsehood at 320km/h.

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New BMW 6-Series Coupe Facelift (photo)

11 04 2008

AC Schnitzer facelift new BMW 6 Series Coupe was released about a year ago, reveals a more dynamic coupe and convertible for the first time with a diesel engine. AC Schnitzer, Aachen, Germany-based tunable House has drawn up in order to further improve the 6 Series evolving model.

Michel viandante for designers engaged in a new front fascia with sharpened kidney grille, a new rear spoiler with built-in for the third brake lights and side skirts, flat vehicle is even more than before. Sports silence and rear chrome exhaust pipe decorative appearance behind.

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Wow, Mercedes S-Class WALD Black Bison Edition Sports Line

26 03 2008

Article about WALD tuning Mercedes S-Class – Black Bison Edition (photos)
WALD has a hot-looking Mercedes-Benz S-Class-WALD special, for the W221. Bison called Black Edition sports Line, the car was for serious status seekers, all in black. WALD is known as one of the leading tuners in Japan, specializing in German marks.
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Black forged wheels make the statement, along with other search skirts, front grille, side gills and rear air diffuser. No word on the official statistics, or power, it will be available, as they are by WALD. Even if stock standard 386 kW/525 hp high-tech engine, accelerates from zero to 100 km / h in 4.6 seconds, the maximum speed is electronically to 250 km / h, we do not mind. They will, however, agree that aggression seemed to be the main short, if you have this thing from inside to outside.

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