Maserati GranTurismo MC Centennial Edition breaks cover

April 17, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Maserati celebrates 100 years with special edition models of the GranTurismo. The Maserati GranTurismo MC Centennial Edition comes in both Coupe and Convertible versions and offers new exterior finishes such as Magma Red and Inchiostro Blue, leather upholstery inside, revised dashboard, steering wheel and carbon fiber trim.

Power is offered by the same 4.7-liter V8 powerplant delivering 454 horses and 520 Nm of torque. The 0-100 km/h sprint is done in 4,7 seconds with some help from the six-speed automatic transmission.

Maserati GranTurismo MC Centennial Edition

Maserati GranTurismo MC Centennial Edition

The top speed of 297 km/h also remains untouched in this special edition.
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2015 Nissan Murano revealed at the New York Auto Show

April 17, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Nissan officially revealed the new Murano crossover at the New York Auto Show, a model which will go on sale in the coming months. At the exterior, the updated model stands out thanks to the 18-inch alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights, a revised front grille and slightly improved bumpers.

Additional features such as larger 20-inch alloys, a panoramic sunroof and LED headlights are also available.

2015 Nissan Murano

2015 Nissan Murano

Power is offered by a 3.5-liter V6 producing 260 horsepower and 325 Nm of torque, linked to an Xtronic transmission. Inside, buyers will get a dual-zone climate control system, Zero Gravity seats and a 7-inch Advanced Drive-Assist Display.
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2015 Ford Mustang Celebrates 50th Anniversary at New York 2014

April 16, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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This year, the Ford American based car manufacturer has come up with a special 2015 Ford Mustang at the 2014 New York Auto Show, to celebrate 50 years of Mustang existence on the roads worldwide.

Along with the launch of the 2015 Ford Mustang 50th Anniversary Edition at New York, the automaker has decided to limit the number of the supercars being made, with just 1,964 units.

2015 Ford Mustang 50th Anniversary Edition

2015 Ford Mustang 50th Anniversary Edition

The 2015 Ford Mustang 50th Anniversary edition will be coming with the Performance Pack in just two special colors, like Kona Blue and Wimbledon White, seen in the pictures.

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2015 Hyundai Sonata with New Body Language

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The 2014 New York Auto Show is glad to welcome the 2015 model Hyundai Sonata that comes with a new different approach in terms of body language and style.

We are looking at a more daring and mature Sonata, which seems to have gotten the fine touch of the automaker`s “Fluidic Sculpture 2.0” design, also seen in the smaller Genesis.

2015 Hyundai Sonata

2015 Hyundai Sonata

Along with this Fluidic Sculpture 2.0, the 2015 Hyundai Sonata loses the old swooping lines, coming with some new straight edges and new angles that are now harder and more noticeable along the beltline of the car.

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The 2014 Moab Jeep Easter Safari started a couple days ago

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Now at its 48th edition, the Jeep Easter Safari is a well known place of gathering for all things off-road, even if most are Jeeps.

As tradition calls, the American car maker was there in force, presenting awesome builds of their most successful vehicles.

2014 Mopar Jeep Easter Safari

2014 Mopar Jeep Easter Safari

The Wrangler, Cherokee and Grand Cherokee are the main protagonists of this show, wearing all sorts of Mopar designs and performance improvements. The collaboration between Jeep and Mopar has managed to create over 40 vehicles so far, and with things going so well, many more will follow.
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Meaning Business — Car Manufacturers Get Serious in Saudi Arabia

The international car market is changing and emerging economies are beginning to make their presence felt. Jaguar, Land Rover is a good example. It now exports 80% of its production and its biggest single market is not the UK or US: it’s China.

The BRIC economies of Brazil, Russia, India and China are rising fast and carmakers are having have to refocus their marketing efforts, open car dealerships and organise supply chains and even build new manufacturing facilities in such countries, if they’re take them on.

Cars in Saudi

Cars in Saudi

Low-Cost Cars Also Doing Well in Saudi

Saudi Arabia is another market that is experiencing significant growth. Wealthy Saudis are known for their enjoyment of the most high-end luxury goods, so it’s not surprising that expensive brands are enjoying a boom in sales in the country.
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Electric sidecar bicycle

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With the electric drive train becoming cheaper and more versatile, the machines they power also start to vary in shapes.

Electric bikes have been on the market for quite some time now, but there is still a lot more room.

Beach Vintage Side Electric Bicycle

Beach Vintage Side Electric Bicycle

Italian bike builder Bad Bike proves that with their latest creation, the Beach Vintage Side, the world’s first electric sidecar bicycle. Powering the machine is a 250 W electric motor, assisting in pedaling, but Bad Bikes also offer a more powerful, 500 W option.
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Video: Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept

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The Land Rover British automaker has just revealed its high-tech supercar, the Discovery Concept, the model that would become a real hit at the 2014 New York Auto Show, with the carmaker also revealing a video showing how the car is built.

The video is actually a tribute given to the car, as it highlights the way the car is being created from scratches and how it becomes the revolutionary concept that it is today.

Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept

Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept

Director at the Jaguar Land Rover, Phil Popham, stated that the company is just about to spread worldwide the next-gen of Discovery, with high-tech versions.

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Mercedes-Benz ML 63 AMG Caught on Camera with Facelift

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The-next gen of the ML 63 AMG version was just caught on camera wearing a facelift, which is a clear indication that the SUV will be coming soon.

More than that, the SUV was spied in shots in Europe, while being on some harsh testing.

Mercedes-Benz ML 63 AMG Facelift

Mercedes-Benz ML 63 AMG Facelift

There are signs that clearly indicates what the ML 36 AMG will bring fresh, especially since at the exterior for instance, where the version is not all wrapped in camouflage.

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Peugeot reveals the 2008 DKR

April 15, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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After the great success of their T16 208 Pikes Peak monster, Franch car maker Peugeot managed to get a lot of attention directed their way.

Not long ago, in a similar fashion to the T16, the manufacturer teased a new project, this time built to take part in the 2015 Dakar rally.

Peugeot 2008 DKR

Peugeot 2008 DKR

Now, we get a nice reveal video for the 2008 DKR, as they dubbed the new car. Just like the 208 T16, the 2008 DKR sports a very aggressive styling, with a lot to promise. And if the Pikes Peak hill climb challenge taught us something, it’s that we should definitely judge this book by its covers.
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