Renault spied testing the new Twingo GT

November 24, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The new Renault Twingo GT is expected to go on sale in 2015, therefore, we aren’t surprised to see new spy photos with the little French model.

Under the hood, the high-performance Twingo will get a 0.9-liter TCe gasoline engine capable to deliver around 120 horsepower. Sending power to the wheels should be the task of a six-speed EDC dual-clutch gearbox.

Renault Twingo GT spied

Renault Twingo GT spied

In terms of styling, expect new alloy wheels, revised bumpers and optical blocks. A retuned suspension is also expected as well as an improved brake system and a dual-pipe exhaust.
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2014 Los Angeles Auto Show: 2015 Volvo V60 Cross Country

November 23, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Volvo Swedish based carmaker launched the long-expected 2015 Volvo V60 Cross Country at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, just the other day, the model going on sales at the beginning of next year, starting from $41,000.

The 2015 Volvo V60 Cross Country is based on the current V60 model, now sporting an increased ride height, plastic body cladding, as well as new front and rear skid plates or the 18-inch alloy wheels.

2015 Volvo V60 Cross Country

2015 Volvo V60 Cross Country

Inside the 2015 Volvo V60 Cross Country, the model is rather similar with the V60 model, coming with leather upholstery, Connect infotainment system, or the recently introduced Volvo On Call telematics system.

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2015 Nissan Murano priced in the United States

November 21, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Nissan announced official pricing details for the 2015 Murano crossover in the States. The Japanese model starts from $29,560 (without the $885 destionation fee) and will go on sale in December.

Under the hood you will find a 3.5-liter V6 engine producing 260 horsepower and 325 Nm of torque linked to an Xtronic transmission. In terms of equipment, the base version benefits form 18-inch alloy wheels, a dual-zone climate control system, Bluetooth connectivity, power windows and keyless entry.

2015 Nissan Murano

2015 Nissan Murano

Next up is the SV model which comes with a leather-wrapped steering wheel, fog lights, a navigation system and power front seats. This particular model kicks off at $32,620.
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2014 Los Angeles Auto Show: Porsche Panamera Exclusive Series World Debut

November 20, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Porsche German based sports car maker has just unveiled the most luxurious model ever built at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, the Panamera Exclusive Series, which is the embodiment of power meeting luxury.

The Porsche Panamera Exclusive Series has first caught our attention a couple of months ago, when the first pictures and details popped up on the web, but now the model is finally launched in L.A.

Porsche Panamera Exclusive Series

Porsche Panamera Exclusive Series

The first thing that might catch the eye is the car`s one-off paintjob, as it comes with a two-tone black and brown finish, created by Porsche Exclusive, while the new 20-inch Sport Classic alloy wheels complement the body color.

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2014 Los Angeles Auto Show: 2015 BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M World Public Debut

November 20, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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After the 2015 BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M were unveiled at a West Hollywood event in California yesterday, the two powerful BMW SUVs were finally making their official world public debut at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show.

The two BMW X5 M and X6 M are considered to set the high standards on the SUV market, as they are the true notion of performance, extraordinary design and high-end features inside.

2015 BMW X5 M and X6 M

2015 BMW X5 M and X6 M

How can you not love these fighting machineries, easily distinguishable through their aggressive looks, beautifully characterized by the sporty bumper at the front, large air intakes or the new side functional vents, while the back reveals the twin tailpipes, which preview the impressive power they come with.

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Volkswagen Golf R Variant Launched ahead L.A.

November 19, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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It is the final countdown before the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show and a lot of carmakers are preparing their newly models. Volkswagen is now exception but couldn’t wait and has already unveiled the long-awaited Golf R Variant.

I know that the model is coming with an extraordinary and sporty design, but what is the coolest think about this particular model is its powertrain.

Volkswagen Golf R Variant

Volkswagen Golf R Variant

I know it is a more practical model than the Volkswagen Golf R, but this one is still powerful, as it comes with a 2.0-liter TSI petrol burner, which outputs an impressive 300 horsepower and 380 Nm of torque. The unit is hooked to a 6-speed manual or an optional dual-clutch transmission.

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Kia KX3 Concept Leaked in Photos

November 19, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Kia KX3 Concept has been recently leaked in two photos, which is a clear indication that the model will be coming soon enough, not at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, as previously reported, but at the 2014 Guangzhou Motor Show.

The Kia KX3 Concept is based on its sibling Kia ix25, taking some design cues from the aforementioned model, while other personal features are also meant to set the car apart from the others.

Kia KX3 Concept Leaked

Kia KX3 Concept Leaked

We are talking here about some cool features of its own, like the strange radiator grille that now received the LED daytime running lights, while at the rear, the concept is also fitted with LED taillights.

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2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country Available in U.S. Starting Next Year

November 19, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Volvo Swedish carmaker is proud to announce the upcoming 2016 V60 Cross Country in the United States, where the model will hit dealerships somewhere next year.

The 2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country was built under the V60 model and is coming with a raised body, including increased ride height, plastic body cladding, as well as front and rear skid plates.

2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country

2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country

Apart from the raised height, the model will also get the company`s 18-inch alloy wheels, wrapped in some custom tires, while the cabin will feature a lot of tweaks, like the navigation system, leather upholstery, sunroof, the Volvo On Call telematics system, as well as the Sensus Connect infotainment system.

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Opel releases Adam S pricing for Germany

November 18, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Opel Adam S debuted at the Paris Motor Show and is now available in Germany with prices starting from €18,690. The German little car comes with a quite potent 1.4-liter gasoline unit producing 150 horses and 220 Nm of torque.

It is linked to a six-speed manual transmission and is the most powerful Adam available.

Opel Adam S

Opel Adam S

Accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h takes 8,5 seconds with a top speed of 210 km/h. In terms of fuel consumption, it needs 6,4 liters for 100 kilometers (36,7 mpg US).
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Mercedes-Maybach S600 Coming in New Teaser Image ahead L.A.

November 18, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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With the fast approaching of the long-expected 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, the Mercedes-Benz German premium carmaker is trying to make a quick reminder that the Mercedes-Maybach luxurious model will also be present at the event.

This is why a teaser image has been recently released over the web, showing us the extended rear window and the C-pillar of the model. Other than that, there is still little to be known about the design that the hot Maybach will come with. Surely, we all depict a much luxurious and a wider wheelbase.

Mercedes-Maybach S600 New Teaser Image

Mercedes-Maybach S600 New Teaser Image

The Mercedes-Maybach S600 might re-launch the famous Maybach model, not only in terms of visuals, but also in terms of performance.

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