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Frame construction, rear beam axle, permanent four-wheel drive with asymmetric differential lock, three lock, 24 cm clearance...something is missing. Diesel? Now he is in the Russian range of Mercedes SUV G-class. Version G 350 CDI only came to our market, although in Europe it is sold the first month. And if in the Old world turborestore 2.9 produces 286 HP, we have this unit were deportirovali to 249. Agree, nice taking care of those who are able to pay for such "three hundred fiftieth" 7 570 000 rubles. But the benefit compared to gasoline G 500 — almost two million rubles.
The Russians, the current Hyundai Sonata sedan "not logged in". Blame the fact a conservative design style of Solaris, or the blunders of corporate sales Department, or an unsuccessful attempt to sell the European model i40 ― I don't know. But the platform Kia Optima exactly three times better, and the only one that somehow competes with the Camry for the wallets of fans of sedans. The segment shrinks: in the past year to hold third place Sonata allowed the circulation only in seven thousand cars. The family moved Sonata/Optima to a new platform begins is Hyundai.
In the month of December will feature "brand new" Suburban and Tahoe SUVs. The company Chevrolet has mentioned in the official message on another topic, recognition Suburbana the first car in history, awarded for outstanding achievements in Hollywood. Debuting on the big screen in 1952 Suburban for my 67-year-old "acting career" appeared in 1750 films and television series, "playing" as a hero or a member of the family, and the villain. Along with the Tahoe model flashed more than 2500 films and television shows. Call at least a couple of films ("transformers," "Cars," "the Avengers") Chevrolet somehow lazy.
Today in the town of St. Athanasios (South Wales) officially opened a production company which the company Aston Martin Lagonda considers a "cornerstone" and "extremely important milestone". The head of the Aston Martin Andy Palmer said that the commissioning of the plant means "a vote of confidence in the UK" (obviously, referring to the upcoming Brexit). On the new site will create up to 750 jobs, but we need that here in the second quarter of 2020, will start production of the first brand crossover DBX and 2022 will be joined by electric Lagonda — sedan and SUV.
Type Approval of vehicles (cu Tr) from the base of Rosstandart revealed the powertrain for the new Kia crossover Seltos, which, according to the document, will be produced at Avtotor in Kaliningrad. The base engine will be the popular aspirated 1.6 MPI (123 HP, 151 N•m) with a six-speed "mechanics" and "automatic" following are naturally aspirated MPI 2.0 (149 HP, 179 N•m) with a CVT and turboservice 1.6 T-GDI (177 HP 265 N•m) with semidiapazonnym "robot". All units are possible with front-wheel drive. They are not averse to the AI-92 gasoline.
Limited or single editions of the sedan Rolls-Royce Phantom is always of interest to collectors and connoisseurs of rarities. In the past generation models of these versions has been released a lot (a farewell was a series of Zenith). The new generation of Phantom just got the Red, invented in support of the global programme of AIDS RED. At the same time, the instance Rolls-Royce is celebrating the 115th anniversary of the brand. The premiere of the car will take place on the fourth of December at a gala dinner in the exhibition of contemporary art art Basel in Miami.
Most of the news about the American tuning Studio revolves around forcing units V8. Any Bureau you want to show off something impressive. But you might be interested in and an upgrade of the smaller motors, especially if the source of the model "eight" and does not rely. This is the Chevrolet Blazer SUV new generation. Edition Muscle Cars and Trucks reports that Atelier Lingenfelter took care of his motor LGX 3.6 V6 (312 HP, 366 N•m) and by the installation of a drive of the compressor has raised the power up to 456 force (time not specified).
In 1989, when began the sales of the brand Infiniti, I was 12. I remember my dad brought several American magazines, in which met is unusual, to resemble either a cucumber, or a soapbox car. The text is not talking about anything: what kind of Infiniti for that Q45? Who, what? And on the next pages adorned with clear square Cadillacs and luxury Mercedes. And it's been 30 years. Infiniti celebrates. Only visiting celebration, combined with the sensitive display of new models, I began to understand something.
Jaguar F-type made its debut more than seven years ago. The idea is that it's time to roll out a new generation, but instead — another restyling. Despite assumptions, he did not bring the new row turboshesterki Ingenium 3.0 rated at 400 HP V6 Familiar with driving the supercharger develops 380 HP and 460 N•m. Turboservice 2.0 (300 HP, 400 N•m) is also in the ranks. Added a 450-HP version with the compressor motor 5.0 V8 (580 N•m). And the impact of the modification of the F-type R has increased from 550 HP and 680 N•m to 575 HP and 700 N•m — previously so productive was SVR. About new top models is not yet stated, but it obviously will become more powerful.
Citroen launches C-Series is made of a small blood sparsely, which should seduce the nuances of the finishes and included "in the database" from the options list. Letter "C" in the title means Citroen, Comfort and Character. Nothing of a breakthrough line of C-Series will bring, but its hard to ignore, after all, involved almost the entire lineup: a hatchback C3 and C4 Cactus, the crossover C3 Aircross and C5 Aircross, "heel" and Berlingo compact van C4 SpaceTourer. All "siski" will be released on the European market in the first half of 2020.
Hypercar Bugatti Chiron in the way "black car" La Voiture Noire continues to be of interest, though, and sold for 11 million euros. The manufacturer has not become puzzled and has prepared two special editions of Chiron in the same dark style sports Chiron Noire Sportive and elegant Chiron Noire Elegance. Edition limited to twenty copies. Prices in this segment sounded rare, however they are named: three million Euro (excluding taxes) for the basic version. For payment in 100 000-black Chiron Sport, only to wait around in any case, you will have until the second quarter 2020.
In preparation for launch SUV BMW iNext in 2021, the plant in Dingolfing will receive 400 million euros. They will allow the plant to develop a parallel production of electric cars, cars with classic power plants and hybrids with charging from the wall. The latter already accounts for nearly 10% of the production volume. Operations that are specific to electric vehicles such as the installation of a traction battery and high-voltage cables will be gradually included in the General scheme of interaction of parts of an enterprise. Himself iNext will be assembled on the same line as the fifth, seventh and eighth series.
In the Studio Pogea with Italian appliances are able to work. We have seen a furious Ares c 410-horsepower 1.4 and dvuhdverka Alfa Romeo 4C Nemesis with the herd nearly five hundred "horses". And here's another interesting project we just passed. Last March, the German tuners prepared a sports car Zeus 001 on the basis of the same "Quattro-Chi". And so it would remain "the first" Zeus in oblivion, if not for Zeus, under number 003. So Pogea Racing has named another work on the alpha 4C. Technically, it is a double Zeus sports car 001, and differences are reduced to the original Petrol colour Pearl Volturi (joint work with Glasurit), different trim and wheels.
Japan hatchback Toyota Yaris recently moved to the fourth generation, in the US it has become a Mazda 2, and in Thailand both Yaris (pyatidverka and Yaris sedan Ativ) was limited by the fact that the dead have changed one motor to another. Instead atmosfernika 1.2 petrol 3NR-FE (86 HP, 108 N•m) is used now is a modernized version 1.2 3NR-FKE (92 HP, 109 N•m) with higher compression ratios (from 11.5:1 to 13.5:1) and "intellectual" system of variable valve timing Dual VVT-iE (previously there were just Dual VVT-i). The variator Super CVT-i alternatives as there was no and no.
Famous Swiss balloonist and pilot Bertrand Piccard drove through France is 778 km on one tank driving crossover Hyundai Nexo (163 HP, 395 N•m). The manufacturer calls it the world record for cars powered by hydrogen. Here it is necessary to make a clarification: for cars running on fuel cells, not internal combustion engines under the hood (hydrogen could be used in another way). Eleven years ago the Prius, translated into hydrogen at Lawrence Livermore laboratory (USA) and equipped with a large tank for liquid hydrogen in the trunk, drove about 1050 km. But it was an experiment. But the Nexo is a standard production model.