Cadillac decided to shorten up the wait and reveal the 2016 CTS-V, their high-performance sedan which will go on sale next summer. Before it goes on sale, it will be seen at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, an event which begins in January.
When we have mentioned high-performance, we were not kidding as the new Cadillac CTS-V sports a 6.2-liter V8 engine producing no less than 640 horsepower and 855 Nm of torque.
With such resources and a sophisticated eight-speed automatic transmission, the 0-100 km/h sprint is possible in only 3,7 seconds with a top speed of 322 km/h.
Infiniti released official pricing information on the 2015 Q70 facelift, a model which was seen in world premiere earlier this year at New York. At the exterior, the Japanese sedan benefits from 18-inch alloy wheels, parking sensors, LED headlights and chrome inserts.
Inside, ventilated seats are offered as standard as well as a rear-view camera. If you want the bigger 20-inch alloy wheels or revised bumpers, there’s the more expensive Sport model.
Under the bonnet you will find a new 2.2-liter turbodiesel engine replacing the larger 3.0-liter V6. It is linked to a seven-speed automatic gearbox and produces 170 horses and 400 Nm of torque. A significantly more powerful 3.7-liter V6 powerplant with 320 horses and 360 Nm of torque is also available on the 2015 Infiniti Q70 facelift.
The Mercedes-Benz`s special tuning division Brabus, has recently upgraded the one-off Mercedes-Benz S-Class, the model receiving a one-of-a-kind body kit, complemented by the exquisite red body paintjob.
The Brabus division has not carried out any upgrade under the hood and only the body has got to enjoy some interesting features, all made entirely from carbon fiber, like the new front spoiler lip, rear diffuser, boot lid spoiler or the side skirts.
Inside the cabin, the Mercedes-Benz S-Class is also refreshed, coming with some red stitching to contrast the exterior, while other elements also include the illuminated Brabus logo, the cream hue on the seats and door panels, and a few more.
The Volkswagen Group`s subsidiary Skoda, has recently launched another teaser image with the 2016 Superb model, ahead its official debut next year, at the most important auto show in the world, the 2015 Geneva Motor Show.
As seen in the teaser image, the 2016 Skoda Superb is really superb, sporting a bold body style with a futuristic shape, while the features are also giving the model an interesting overall looks.
The 2016 Sokda Superb is standing on the company`s MQB platform and sharing some influences with the VisionC Concept. We are talking about an outstanding front grille, LED daytime running lights and much more.
The 2016 Audi R8 is popping up in the spotlights again through some new renderings, which showcase the upcoming model.
The renderings are not just a mere visual exercise carried out by the famous designer Marco Van Overbeeke, as they are based on some recent spy shots with the long-expected sports car.
According to the renderings, the 2016 Audi R8 is set to come with some interesting features at the body style, like the new LED headlights, radiator grille and other visual components which will make it stand out from the crowd.
Alfa Romeo released pricing details on the Giulietta Sprint, a special edition inspired by the model with the same name but designed by Bertone in the ’50s. We’ve seen the 2015 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint back in October but only today we get to see its official UK pricing.
It starts from £20,490 and benefits from a series of styling tweaks. Among the, we can notice the 17-inch alloy wheels, bodcy-colored side skirts, a rear diffuser and revised optical blocks.
Inside, buyers will find Alcantara seats, new trim and all the goodies of the Progression grade, the one that the new model is built on. Under the hood you will find a 1.4-liter engine producing 150hp or 170hp, a 1.4-liter LPG with 120hp and a 1.6-liter JTDM with 105 horses.
The Germans at Volkswagen officially announced that the new Golf R, the company’s most powerful model, will be available for pre-order in the States starting January 8th. The company will take only 500 pre-orders but all the units will get some special features.
To be more specific, they will benefit from bi-xenon headlights, 19-inch aluminum wheels and a special Lapiz Blue Metallic finish. Under the hood sits a 2.0-liter TSI engine producing 292 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque. Linked with a six-speed DSG transmission, the 0-100 km/h takes only 4,9 seconds with a top speed limited at 250 km/h.
The 2015 VW Golf R also comes with the 4MOTION all-wheel drive system so you don’t have to worry about the vehicle’s stability and handling.
The McLaren Sports Series is ending up in our news again, this time with the supercar`s official image, which was primarly intended to be another teaser image.
As seen in the so called teaser image, the McLaren Sport Series is coming with an interesting body language, taking its inspirations from its older brothers, the 650S and the P1.
It means some subtle changes at the body, as it now received a modified read diffuser, but coming with its own personality, like the headlights styling and the side vents, which will be visibly narrower.
The Italians at Lamborghini released details and photos on a new special edition for the Aventador supercar. It is called Pirelli Edition and comes with a series of styling tweaks.
Lamborghini offers the new edition in both Coupe and Roadster variants with the exterior standing out thanks to the whie finish with black roof, pillars and side mirrors.
There are other finishes such as Giallo Spica, Rosso Mars, Bianco Isis, Nero Aldebaran, Grigio Liqueo and Grigio Ater as well.
G-Power is well-known for their tuning kits designed for BMW models. This time is the BMW M4 Coupe which received a serious package but the BMW M3 Sedan is compatible too.
The company increased the total output of the standard 3.0-liter TwinPower Turbo engine thanks to a revised ECU unit and other minor tweaks. From the stock 431 hp and 550 Nm of torque it delivers now 520 hp and 700 Nm of torque.
The 0-100 km/h sprint is now possible in just 3,9 seconds with a top speed of 280 km/h.