2014 Beijing: Bugatti Veyron Legend Black Bless Unveiled

April 23, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The long-expected fifth-generation Bugatti Veyron has arrived at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show with the latest creation Legend Back Bless.

The future high-tech Bugatti Veyron Legend Black Bless is based on the Grand Sport Vitesse`s quad-turbo W16 unit, which outputs a massive 1,184 horsepower.

Bugatti Veyron Legend Black Bess

Bugatti Veyron Legend Black Bess

Outside, the Legend Black Bless is wearing a black paint with a tweak of 24-carat gold accents.

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2014 Beijing: Kia K4 Concept

April 23, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Kia automaker has come at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show with its latest creation, which is the K4 Concept, the vehicle that will preview the production model, riding on the platform used for the Hyundai Mistra as well.

The Kia K4 will enter production in Yancheng, Juansu province, with the one-off car being 4.72 wide, as it rides on a 2.7 meter wheelbase.

Kia K4 Concept

Kia K4 Concept

The Kia K4 Concept is aimed at the young family costumers, with ages between 30s and 40s and will hit the market somewhere in the latest quarter of 2014.

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Volkswagen Golf Edition concept breaks cover at Beijing

April 22, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Beijing Motor Show saw a lot of concept cars these days, the newest one from VW being the Golf Edition concept. The new model is designed to celebrate 40 years of the Golf.

While there are no performance upgrades, the German model comes with a series of styling tweaks which manage to set it apart.

Volkswagen Golf Edition concept

Volkswagen Golf Edition concept

To be more specific, the exterior gets a new Magic Morning finish, new 19-inch alloy wheels with an exclusive deign as well as matte chrome mirror caps and new badges.
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Toyota Yaris facelift makes its first appearance

April 22, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Japanese from Toyota released first details and photos on the new Yaris, namely the facelift model. At the exterior, the hatchback gets a new front grille, revised bumpers, LED daytime running lights, revised optical blocks and new fog lights.

There are a lot of styling cues taken from the new Aygo but even so, it is good looking. In the rear, expect to see restyled optical blocks, bumper and tailgate.

Toyota Yaris facelift

Toyota Yaris facelift

If there are plenty of styling tweaks, you should not expect any modifications concerning the engine range as we should find the same units from the current model.
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Morgan Plus 8 Speedster Limited Edition announced

April 21, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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In the automotive industry, few player manage to stay both strangely unique and still functioning, but if anyone managed that, Morgan has to be it.

Famous for their wood body panels and overall retro styling, Morgan plans to celebrate 100 years of activity in the industry by releasing a limited edition Morgan Plus 8 Speedster.

Morgan Plus 8 Speedster Limited Edition

Morgan Plus 8 Speedster Limited Edition

The styling is exactly what you would expect from Morgan, while underneath the hood, a BMW sourced V8 engine is ready to tear into the tires. The 4.8 liter beast is able to develop 367 Hp and 490 Nm of torque which, when coupled with the ZF six speed automatic transmission, it speeds the machine to 100 km/h in just 4.2 seconds.
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Mercedes introduces the Concept Coupe SUV

April 20, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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After a series of leaked images, Mercedes unveiled the Concept Coupe SUV at the Beijing Motor Show. The German concept is 5 meters long and only 1,75 meters tall which makes the Coupe moniker very appropriate.

The LED Multibeam headlights together with the special silver paint and the 22-inch wheels with 305/34 R22 tires help too. Power is offered by a 3.0-liter V6 engine producing 333 horsepower and 480 Nm of torque.

Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV

Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV

Other interesting features of the Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV include an air suspension with selective damping, Active Curve System and a double wishbone front system.
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Audi TT offroad concept unveiled at Beijing

April 19, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Audi officially revealed the TT offroad concept at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show. The new prototype previews the company’s upcoming crossover model, most of the features following to be found on the production model as well.

Under the hood, Audi fitted a 2.0-liter TFSI engine producing 292 horses as well as two electric motors adding 115 horsepower. In total, the hybrid powertrain delivers 408 horsepower and 650 Nm of torque for a 0-100 km/h sprint in 5,2 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h.

Audi TT offroad concept

Audi TT offroad concept

If you want to drive with no emissions, the 12 kWh battery will give you a 50 km range at speeds up to 130 km/h.
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New Midsize Coupe Concept from Volkswagen Awaited at 2014 Beijing

April 19, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Volkswagen German automaker has just announced its intentions of launching a New Midsize Coupe Concept at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show.

The Volkswagen New Midsize Coupe Concept has been rendered in some sketches by the lead designer at Volkswagen, Klaus Bischoff.

Volkswagen New Midsize Coupe Concept

Volkswagen New Midsize Coupe Concept

We are talking about a four-door coupe with some body styling cues taken from the new Golf generation. And rumors state that the New Midsize might actually become the standard production version of the Golf CC.

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Updated News: 2014 VW Golf GTD Might Not Be Hitting the US

April 19, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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There are some recent reports taken from CEO Michael Horn stating that the 2014 VW Golf GTD might not be launched in the US due to the expenses that such a shipping would involve.

More than that, the 2014 VW Golf GTD is running on 2.0-liter turbodiesel four-cylinder unit that cannot be built in in Silao, the Group`s plant in Mexico, while it would have to be imported from Germany, which is another expensive process.

2014 VW Golf GTD

2014 VW Golf GTD

Interestingly enough, Horn didn’t want to mention the reason why the diesel unit could not be built in Silao, Mexico, which is already building a lower-spec model for the up ahead Golf TDI.

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Facelifted Volkswagen Touareg Debuted Online Ahead 2014 Beijing Motor Show

April 19, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Volkswagen Touareg facelift is due to be publicly launched at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show, but it seems that the powerful SUV has been launched online, ahead the event.

The upgraded model seen in the photos seems to bring some fine retouches at the SUV`s body, like bi xenon headlights at the front fascia and rear end.

Facelifted Volkswagen Touareg

Facelifted Volkswagen Touareg

Inside, the facelifted Volkswagen Touareg also comes with some white illumination that would make you see the controls better at night as well as some fine leather hues.

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