Mercedes-Benz SLK Coupe Rendered Online

November 17, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Some recent renderings with the Mercedes-Benz SLK have recently popped out on the web, showcasing the model in a coupe body style. The renderings are signed by the famous designer Theophilus Chin.

As seen in the two renderings below, the Mercedes-Benz SLK Coupe is showcased sporting a futuristic and revolutionary design, and if it came out, it might directly compete the Porsche Cayman. Other than that, the car also looks lovely.

Mercedes-Benz SLK Coupe Rendering

Mercedes-Benz SLK Coupe Rendering

Until it would come, we should remind you that its inspiration, the Mercedes-Benz SLK, was first launched at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show.

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Lexus LF-LC Reported for Production Line, Built in Small Quantities

November 17, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The word is finally out for the LF-LC, which was recently reported to head to the production line and built in around 500 units.

After being rumored several time, a recent report from Auto Express, which got in touch with Alain Uytthenhoven, the Vice President of Lexus in Europe, stated that the model will be built in a small quantity, of around 500 units.

Lexus LF-LC

Lexus LF-LC

The representative also mentioned that the LF-LC will not become the follower of the LFA model.

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2015 BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M – Photo Gallery

November 17, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Every time I hear about the newly unveiled 2015 BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M, I get chills on my back, as these two monsters on wheels really get me. They are the technological embodiment of everything the German carmaker has believed in and transformed them in something unique: extraordinary performance, exquisite design and impressive features.

When I first heard about the 2015 BMW X5 M and X6 M, I was particularly interested in the powertrain, as I already knew that the BMW`s M division stands for power. And these model really pack a huge powertrain under the hood.

2015 BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M

2015 BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M

So, the 2015 BMW X5 M and X6 M each brags with a 4.4-liter V8 unit with the BMW`s M TwinPower Turbo technology, proudly outputting 567 horsepower and 553 lb-ft of torque. The performance is also given by the VALVETRONIC and High Precision Direct Petrol Injection.

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New Audi A1 facelift breaks cover

November 15, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Audi officially unveiled the revised version of the A1 Hatchback and Sportback models. In terms of styling, the new model stands out thanks to the revised bumpers, front grille and increased dimensions.

To be more specific, the new Audi A1 is now 3,98 meters long, a difference of 2 centimeters compared to the current model. Power is provided by a new 1.0-liter petrol unit producing 95 horses and a 1.4-liter diesel with 90 horsepower and average fuel economy figures of 4,3 liters/100 km.

Audi A1 facelift

Audi A1 facelift

More power is offered by a 1.4-liter petrol engine with 123 hp or 148 hp while 1.6-liter and 1.8-liter diesel alternatives with 114 hp and 189 hp are available as well.
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Volvo invests in their Chinese Daqing factory

November 15, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Volvo released details about their future plans, one of them including an investment in the Daqing plant. The Chinese factory will also accommodate a new premium sedan, this being the most important part of the announcement.

Besides the Volvo XC90 model which is built in China, the new sedan could be the upcoming S90 but official details were not released yet.

Volvo China

Volvo China

Right now, the Swedish carmaker has about 700 employees working at the Daqing factory with over 80,000 units built every year. After the upgrade, we should expect over 1,000 workers in order to keep up with the demand for the new model.
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Skoda Fabia R5 Rally Car Launched in New Teaser Video

November 13, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The R5 rally car version of the present Fabia is ending up in our news again, the model being showcased in a new video teaser, before the official display on November 29, at the 2014 Essen Motor Show.

The video is revealing some slight details with the car and even if it is wearing some camouflage, we could depict the beefier body, the roof scoop, the central exhaust system, the raised suspension or other rally specs.

Skoda Fabia R5

Skoda Fabia R5

Since we are talking about a rally car afterwards, to increase performance, the new Skoda Fabia R5 has now been losing some weight, talking about an overall 1.200 kg. This is also meeting the FIA` regulations.

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2016 Audi Q7 Shot Down

November 13, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Audi German based carmaker has recently sent the 2016 Q7 out for a spin, all dressed up in camouflage, before it would be released on the market next year, the model also being caught on shots by spy photographers from Inautonews online auto magazine.

As shown in the shots, the 2016 Audi Q7 will underpin a new body style, as it will stand on the already known MQB platform, also found on the Porsche Cayenne or the Bentley SUV.

2016 Audi Q7

2016 Audi Q7

In terms of visuals, the 2016 Audi Q7 will sport the newly introduced LED Matrix headlights while the classic design cues, from the present Q7 are also present. Inside, the model is also changed, coming with more advanced features in terms of safety.

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2015 Ford Everest Out of the Box, Details Revealed

November 13, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Ford North American car maker has finally unveiled the 2015 Everest model, which will go on sale in Australia, China, India, Africa or New Zeeland. No news about the model being launched in Europe so far.

Additionally, the 2015 Ford Fiesta will be coming with a lot of interesting features in terms of visuals, dynamics, details inside as well as the performance is sporting under the hood.

2015 Ford Everest

2015 Ford Everest

As you can see in the image gallery, the 2015 Ford Everest will tweak a more stylish design, while the components are now made out of carbon fiber, including the front and the rear, while the carmaker also added other distinctive features like the LED daytime running lights or the large chrome hexagonal front grille.

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Audi A3 e-tron Video Release

November 12, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Audi carmaker is constantly trying to promote its electric vehicles, by launching different commercial videos, which is also the case of the A3 e-tron, recently seen in a new promo. The model will hit its dealerships in January.

The video with the Audi A3 e-tron is called “the perfect mixed”, or the “Der perfeckte mix” as it is called in German and is showcasing the model in a comparison with an electric song, played by a DJ.

Audi A3 e-tron

Audi A3 e-tron

This is also a reference to the “elektro” component of the car, namely the electric motor, which will be complemented by a turbocharged petrol unit.

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Alfa Romeo 4C Quadrifoglio Verde Caught in Camouflage

November 12, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Spy photographers from Inautonews online magazine have recently caught on shots the upcoming Alfa Romeo 4C Quadrifoglio Verde, the model being so close to arrive on the market.

The Alfa Romaoe Italian based carmaker is trying to put things in order with the model, by testing it out while wearing some camouflage. Even so, we can still the changes that the 4C Quadrifoglio Verde will be coming with.

Alfa Romeo 4C Quadrifoglio Verde

Alfa Romeo 4C Quadrifoglio Verde

As seen in the shots, the Alfa Romeo 4C Quadrifoglio Verde will sport refined front bumper and rear bumper, along with wider air intakes, fresh exhaust system, or the 10-spoke grey wheels which complement the overall exterior design.

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