Honda discontinues Insight and Fit EVs

July 30, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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In a recent press release, Honda official stated they will be dropping two models from their lineup.

This wouldn’t be that big a deal if we weren’t talking about two electric vehicles, namely the Insight and Fit.

Honda Fit EV

Honda Fit EV

With all the current craze about ecological cars and alternative drive systems, the public’s reaction to this news was exactly what you might have expected. Of course, Honda was aware of this, so the report also contained some bits of information meant to mitigate the fall in image.
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Ferrari 458 Italia Replica Available from 50,000 GBP

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A replica of the famous Ferrari 458 Italia was seen while looking for a new owner that would have to pay the ridiculous amount of 50,000 GBP.

Why would anyone spend a lot of money, which is also the case here, on a replica of one of the greatest supercars in the world, the Ferrari 458 Italia?

Ferrari 458 Italia Replica

Ferrari 458 Italia Replica

Even if it looks appealing and quite attracting, let`s not forget that this is just a replica, which doesn’t have the real deal and the real performance of the genuine Ferrari 458 Italia.

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2015 Kia Cadenza breaks cover

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The South Koreans unveiled the revised Cadenza sedan, a model which received few minor upgrades and is ready to debut towards the end of this year.

The 2015 Kia Cadenza gains almost no styling improvements but a new eight-way power adjustable passenger seat as well as a revised Technology Package.

2015 Kia Cadenza

2015 Kia Cadenza

The latter brings a revised Rear Cross Traffic Alert system, therefore, you should feel safer now behind the steering wheel. These tweaks are offered on the entry-level Cadenza while the better-equipped versions also get a revised front grille.
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Nissan Pulsar Nismo Hints FWD Supremacy at Nurburgring

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The Nissan Pulsar Nismo is ending up in our news again, this time revealing the company`s plans of making the model one of the fastest FWD models ever to lap at Nurburgring.

The Nissan`s newest model Pulsar Nismo is about a stone`s throw of being launched into the market, with the automaker planning to dethrone the Renault Megane RS 275 Trophy-R, as being the fasted FWD on the Ring.

Nissan Pulsar Nismo

Nissan Pulsar Nismo

Keno Kato, the vice president at Nissan, has also confirmed the news concerning the company`s aim of making the Pulsar Nismo the fastest FWD hatchback on the Ring.

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2015 Honda Jazz Officially Unveiled in Australia from 14,990 AUD

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The Honda Japanese automaker has announced the presence of the 2015 Jazz model in Australia, where the base entry level will cost 14,990 AUD.

The 2015 Honda Jazz will be riding on a new platform, which is believed to be lighter and stronger, making the model easier to drive.

2015 Honda Jazz

2015 Honda Jazz

For the aforementioned price, the 2015 Honda Jazz will tweak a lot of interesting features, like Bluetooth connectivity inside, along with the 7-inch touch screen, or the two USB ports and the HDMI input.

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Jaguar XE-S teaser reveals front end appearance

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Jaguar continues the teasing campaign with the new XE-S as they revealed a new image showing the front fascia of the British sports car.

The new Jaguar XE-S is easily recognisable thanks to the front grille, aggressive optical blocks, long bonnet and large air intakes.

Jaguar XE-S teaser

Jaguar XE-S teaser

Judging by the S badge on the front grille, the model pictured above packs a 3.0-liter supercharged engine delivering 380 horses. The output may vary as these are the figures of the V6 unit on the F-Type S, the model which uses this engine now.
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2015 Mercedes C-Class starts from $38,400 in the States

July 29, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Mercedes released official details on the 2015 C-Class for the United States. Scheduled to go on sale in September, the new German sedan will be priced from $38,400.

For this amount of money, you will get the base C300 version powered by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine producing 241hp and 369 Nm of torque.

2015 Mercedes C-Class

2015 Mercedes C-Class

A seven-speed 7G-TRONIC PLUS transmission comes as standard while the all-wheel drive system costs additional $2,000. Inside, you can get a lot of features such as a panoramic roof, heated front seats, a heads-up display, dual-zone climate control and a seven-inch display.
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Opel to build new fleet for Romanian government

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Opel seems to have hit it big with the Romanian government, after wining a public auction to build a new school bus fleet for the European country.

In total, 600 units of the Movano Trabus were commissioned, raking in $19 million.

Opel Movano Trabus school busses

Opel Movano Trabus school busses

The first 100 units of the lot were already delivered and with great ceremony put to work. After all, this is election year, and good publicity is always welcome. And despite any ulterior motives behind this move, fact remains that a lot of children from the country side will have an easier time getting to school thanks to the new Opel fleet.
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Lamborghini Aventador by SR Auto

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We have to say that the guys from the SR Auto tuning company have really outdone themselves when pulling the great tuning package on a Lamborghini Aventador.

The aftermarket specialists from SR Auto have tweaked the Lamborghini Aventador with their newest tuning package, the supercar coming now with an amazing design.

Lamborghini Aventador by SR Auto

Lamborghini Aventador by SR Auto

The Lamborghini Aventador seen here in the pictures is coming in an electric blue shade, also wearing a choice of 20- or 21-inch wheels.

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Fiat 500L Vans Concept Revealed in First Images

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The Fiat Italian based automaker has released the first images with the 500L Vans Concept, which will face public debut at the 2014 Vans US Open of Surfing.

The so called Fiat 500L Vans Concept has been especially designed for the 2014 Vans US Open of Surfing event, the model taking its inspirations from the well-known shoes producer, the VANS.

Fiat 500L Vans Concept

Fiat 500L Vans Concept

The VANS is very popular amongst surfers and skaters and the Fiat 500L Vans Concept has been specially designed for these kind of people.

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