Chevrolet Niva concept pictures leaked

August 26, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Chevrolet has already teased the Niva concept which will make its debut at this year’s Moscow Auto Show, and now some pictures found their way on the internet.

The new Niva is the product of a collaboration between GM and the maker of the original Niva, AvtoVaz.

Chevrolet Niva concept

Chevrolet Niva concept

For those familiar with Lada Niva, you know exactly how agrarian it felt, with a strong chassis, heavy gearbox and almost zero comfort. But it was robust enough and it got you pretty much anywhere you needed to go. The new Chevrolet Niva promises to keep the off road capabilities of the old model while improving where it is needed.
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Land Rover Defender Africa Edition

August 24, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The British folks at Land Rover released details on a special edition model. We talk about the Defender Africa Edition, a model which will be built in a limited run of 50 units.

Available in both Defender 90 and Defender 110 versions, the new model stands out thanks to the Santorini black exterior finish with red roof, revised black alloy wheels, a rear step, roof rack and bumper caps.

Land Rover Defender Africa Edition

Land Rover Defender Africa Edition

Inside, you will get black seat covers with red inserts as well as Bluetooth connectivity.
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Opel Astra GTC Turbo i 1400 by Irmscher

August 23, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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Irmscher released details and photos on their tuning kit for the Opel Astra GTC. Limited to a total of 100 units, the Opel Astra GTC Turbo i 1400 packs a retuned engine and some styling tweaks.

Under the hood sits a 1.4-liter four-cylinder unit producing 170 horsepower, so extra 30hp for improved performance.

Opel Astra GTC Turbo i 1400 by Irmscher

Opel Astra GTC Turbo i 1400 by Irmscher

At the exterior, you will get a revised front lip spoiler, 20-inch alloy wheels, a new front grille and side skirts.
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2015 Chevrolet Silverado Rally Editions Launched

August 22, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Chevrolet North American based automaker has just announced the availability of the model on the market, starting this September for the double-cab version, while the crew-cab variant will hit dealerships at the beginning of October.

The 2015 Chevrolet Silverado Rally Editions will thus come in two body styles, the vehicle receiving the black mirror caps, the black handles at the doors, the black body stripes, or the black bowtie emblems.

2015 Chevrolet Silverado Rally Editions

2015 Chevrolet Silverado Rally Editions

The 2015 Chevrolet Silverado Rally 1 Edition will also be shoed with the company`s 17-inch aluminum wheels in black finish, as well as a locking rear differential, or the rearview camera.

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Cadillac LTS Sedan Heading to Europe

August 22, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The high-end Cadillac LTS luxurious sedan is said to come to Europe as well, after the model will be offered for sale next year.

The Cadillac LTS was primarily aimed to be launched in the US alone, but the company also intends to introduce it on the Old Continent.

Cadillac LTS

Cadillac LTS

However, the Cadillac LTS is also supposed to bear a different name in Europe, as representatives from the company have confirmed this status, with the “LTS” to be just a rumored name.

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Ferrari 458 M Spied in First Shots

August 22, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Ferrari 458 M has been rumored many times and now, some spy photographers from Inautonews online publication, have managed to catch the hot ride on shots, for the very first time.

The Ferrari 458 M was caught while undergoing some tests on the road, the supercar wearing a light camouflage, that might reveal the insignificant changes it would come in a couple of years.

Ferrari 458 M

Ferrari 458 M

But of course, we should take into account that this is just a test mule and we have no idea how would the final version look like.

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2015 Kia Sportage Available in the US from $22,645

August 21, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Kia South Korean manufacturer has announced the availability of the 2015 Sportage, on the North American market, the model coming with a starting price of $22,645.

The 2015 Kia Sportage will be coming in three versions, namely the LX, the EX and the SX, with the cheapest one to be priced from $22,645, destination fee included.

2015 Kia Sportage

2015 Kia Sportage

The 2015 Kia Sportage base level will come with the keyless entry system, the Bluetooth connectivity, as well as the 17-inch alloy wheels.

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Toyota GT 86 CS-R3 Priced at 84,000 GBP

August 21, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The Toyota Japanese automaker has finally released the official price for the GT 86 CS-R3, the sports car coming available at 84,000 GBP, VAT included.

The Toyota GT 86 CS-R3 has already received the FIA homologation for the car seats, the harness and the roll cage, with the model also complying with the R3 regulations.

Toyota GT 86 CS-R3

Toyota GT 86 CS-R3

The Toyota GT 86 CS-R3 was manufactured by the TMG (Toyota Motorsport GmbH), coming equipped with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder horizontally opposed boxer unit.

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McLaren P13/500S Coming in New Details

August 21, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The high-end McLaren P13 was subjected to a new report which concluded in more details about the supercar, revealed by folks from the Winding Road.

Thus, the McLaren is reported to receive the 500S title, directly competing against the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT, the Porsche 011 Turbo, or the Nissan GT-R.

McLaren 650S

McLaren 650S

To reduce weight and increase performance, the McLaren P13 will be using the monocell carbon fiber monocoque, while inside, the center console will be placed in the center, being quite similar with the one used by the recently unveiled 650S.

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Mercedes-Benz S-Class Maybach Seen in New Video

August 20, 2014 by · Leave a Comment
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The new S-Class Maybach, signed by the Mercedes-Benz German based luxury automaker has been caught on a new video, while undergoing some final tests at Nurburgring, before being launched on the market.

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class Maybach has been seen again, this time running some laps at Nurburgring, which is a clear indication that the limousine is coming soon enough.

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Maybach

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Maybach

We are talking about a new generation of the S-Class segment, heavily modified in terms of body style, meaning a long wheelbase and other interesting features both at the exterior, as well as inside.

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