Thursday, September 18, 2014

Volvo reveals the all-new Volvo XC90 R-Design

2015 Volvo XC90 R-Design

  • Volvo Cars has released the first images of the R-Design version of the all new XC90, aimed at buyers looking for a head-turner that radiates a truly sporty and dynamic look.

“R-Design is created for people with a passion for things that add spice to life,” said Alain Visser, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Sales and Customer Service of Volvo Car Group. “It appeals to customers that love active driving and a personal, expressive design. Every single R-Design detail is designed to contribute to the individualistic and refined expression these customers desire.”

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The new BMW 518d & 520d

2015 BMW 518d Sedan

MUNICH : September 17, 2014 - New generation of four-cylinder diesel engines with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology increase the driving pleasure offered by the worldwide bestseller and achieve further reductions in fuel consumption and emissions – The new BMW 520d outclasses its segment rivals in the efficiency race: engine output rises to 140 kW/190 hp, average fuel consumption drops to as little as 4.1 l/100 km [68.9 mpg imp] and CO2 emissions to 109 g/km.

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G-POWER M6 Gran Coupe 740 hp / 975 Nm

G-POWER M6 Gran Coupé

One of the world’s strongest BMW M6 Gran Coupé is made by G-POWER: The newly developed G-POWER Bi-Tronik in its 5th generation is increasing the power output of the BMW M6 Gran Coupé to awesome 740 hp (544 kW) and 975 Nm of torque.

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Mazda begins production of All-new Mazda2 in Thailand

2015 Mazda2

HIROSHIMA, Japan : September 17, 2014 - Mazda Motor Corporation announced that production of the all-new Mazda2 (known as Mazda Demio in Japan) began today at its Thai production facility, Auto Alliance (Thailand) (AAT). The all-new Mazda2 currently being produced at AAT is bound for Australia.

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Honda to exhibit prototype of New Jazz for Europe at Paris Motor Show

Honda JAZZ - Prototype : Euro Version

Today Honda has released the first images of the new Jazz prototype that will make its public debut next month at the 2014 Mondial de l‘Automobile in Paris.

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Ford reveals All-new S-max: Trail-blazing sports activity vehicle reinvented with more style, tech and driving fun

2015 Ford S-MAX

  • All-new Ford S-MAX debuting at the Paris Motor Show builds on the appeal of the original sports activity vehicle with space for seven to travel in style, and the agility and driving pleasure of a smaller car
  • All-new S-MAX debuts Ford Adaptive Steering in Europe, and offers a 1.5-litre EcoBoost petrol and revised 2.0-litre TDCi diesel engines to deliver improved CO2 and class-leading driving dynamics
  • Ford Dynamic LED Headlamps with Glare-Free Highbeam are made available for the first time; Pre-Collision Assist technology is first in segment
  • All-new S-MAX offers 32 seating and loadspace combinations, and segment-first Easy-Fold second and third row seats
  • Segment-first front Ford Multi-Contour Seats and dedicated rear climate system
  •  Further convenience features include SYNC 2 voice-control connectivity system, Hands-Free Tailgate, and best-in-class stowage
BRENTWOOD, Essex,  September 17, 2014– Ford Motor Company today revealed the all-new Ford S‑MAX, a stylish and innovative reinvention of the trend-setting seven-seat sports activity vehicle.

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McLAREN 650S Sprint to make competitive debut following confirmation of global race eligibility

McLAREN 650S Sprint

September 17, 2014 - The new 650S Sprint by McLaren GT is set for its global competitive premiere this weekend at the penultimate round of the GT Cup race at Donington Park, UK. The 650S Sprint is developed and optimised for the track, and eligibility has now been confirmed to race in the NARRA US GT series, the SCCA GT Championship and the UAE GT series. McLaren GT factory driver Rob Bell will be joined by German-based journalist Dale Lomas, for the weekend’s triple-header.

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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Bentley announces New Mulsanne Speed – The world’s fastest ultra-luxury driving experience

2015 Bentley Mulsanne Speed
  • New Bentley flagship offering pinnacle of luxury and performance
  • Legendary 6¾‑litre V8 engine advanced to deliver 1,100 Nm of torque and 13% more efficiency
  • New sports suspension and steering creates tailored driving experience
  • Assertive Speed styling with new exclusive and contemporary features
CREWE :  September 16, 2014 - Bentley redefines the fastest ultra-luxury driving experience in the world with a new pinnacle flagship. The new Mulsanne Speed is tailored for the driver, with 537 PS (530 bhp / 395 kW), 1,100 Nm (811 lb.ft) and selectable sports suspension and steering on demand.

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Volkswagen Touareg with new design and new technologies: New 262 PS V6 TDI consumes just 6.6 l/100 km

2015 Volkswagen Touareg

The Touareg combines comfort and convenience features of a superior SUV with the all-terrain attributes of a sophisticated off-road vehicle. This configuration of the four-wheel drive Volkswagen sports utility vehicle, which doubles as a robust off-roader for any trip around the globe, gives it a fascination all of its own. Now, Volkswagen has given the Touareg a significantly sharper look and enhanced it technically in all areas. Features of the new Touareg generation include a redesigned front and rear, new driver assistance systems such as Automatic Post-Collision Braking System as standard, a new generation of the ACC adaptive cruise control, new online services, appreciably more fuel-efficient and in some cases more powerful V6 TDI engines with SCR catalytic converter and EU6 certification and an improved layout of the suspension.

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Monday, September 15, 2014

Mercedes-Benz S 500 PLUG-IN HYBRID: Efficiency = Performance

2015 Mercedes-Benz S 500 PLUG-IN HYBRID

STUTTGART : September 15, 2014 - The new Mercedes-Benz S 500 PLUG-IN HYBRID blends an ultramodern hybrid drive configuration with the unique innovations and the luxurious equipment and appointments of the S-Class. The luxury saloon with a long wheelbase impresses with exceptional dynamism and efficiency. Thanks to standard pre-entry climate control it also offers unique climate comfort. The first certified three-litre luxury saloon in the world is a further milestone on the road to emission-free mobility. The first S 500 PLUG-IN HYBRID cars go to the customers this month.

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