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Firm Zenvo Automotive, as promised, was built for the Geneva auto show a new supercar — the Zenvo TSR-S. the Model is positioned between the simple and pure TS1 GT track TSR, while allowed on the public road (S in this case street). In fact, it is variations on road racing model. And the engine well matched to the purpose: V8 5.8 with two mechanical blowers and a flat crankshaft developing 1193 HP and over 1100 N•m. the Engine is combined with seven-speed dog gearbox with helical gears and paddles. Assembly causes the rear axle.
The Roadster Mazda MX-5 and Fiat 124 Spider are close relatives. More precisely, the Italian dvuhdverka made on the basis of Japanese. And yet the difference between them is large. They have a radically different design, different engines and suspension. Even the approach to the creation of modifications with a hard top is very different. For example, the Japanese have made the Mazda MX-5 in tarsu, which is the Central part of the roof retracts under the rear hood. The Italians went the other way. The basis they took the "charged" version of the Abarth 124 Spider and took over the salon hard hat with embedded rear window. It so happened Abarth 124 GT.
In the beginning was the word. In 2011, the head of Bentley Wolfgang Durheimer spoke not only about the diesel models of the British firm, but hybrid power plants. And three years later he heard the first loud call ― the British introduced benzoelektrosila Bentley Hybrid Concept based on its flagship Mulsanne. But the really important date in the history of the company began March 2018 ― that's when the first serial hybrid Bentley. This title received the Bentayga model. Symbolic. After all, this is the first crossover brand, and its first diesel car. World debut of rechargeable Bentley will take place at the Geneva motor show and sales will start in the second half of 2018.
Model Legacy left the Russian market in 2015, when it was sold last 28 sedans of the previous generation. Changer, shown in 2014, we did not get up. And in January 2017 Legacy has already experienced the update. Then the Russian representative made a helpless gesture: to wait for the sedan not to be, we focus on crossovers. Clearly, because most of the sales of the brand provide c Forester Outback. But just "Subaru Motor" delighted by 180 degrees: the new Legacy will be sold in Russia! The first cars will appear at dealers in may 2018.
For the exhibition in Switzerland, the British company Sin Cars promised to make a brand new "modular sports car" S1, which could be ordered with different propulsion systems: pure electric (charging mileage from 200 km and above), hybrid, Plug-In type with the turbo 2.0 or choose a simple petrol variant with the same two-liter engine (255 HP) or 3.5 units (365 HP). But while the developers showed another novelty: coupe Sin R1 550 Plug-In Hybrid, based on an existing supercar R1.
The Chinese model Geely Atlas produced at the new factory built for $300 million in the Belarusian plant "Belgee". The prices of the first six configurations, later will appear the same. The most affordable crossover with front wheel drive, gasoline "aspirated" 2.0 (139 HP, 191 N•m) and six-speed "mechanics" in version "standard" is estimated at 1 029 990 rubles. The Comfort option is worth 100 000 more expensive. By default, Atlas is equipped with the front pillows, ABS, ESP, halogen headlights, Keyless entry and engine start, fabric interior, single-zone automatic climate control, heated front seats, a simple sound system.
Leaving the rest of the Audi A6 fourth generation lulls the vigilance relaxed appearance and a respectable and comfortable interior, but it was a driver's car, pure and simple. Powerful engines, modest curb weight, tight chassis and four-wheel drive differential, with emphasis on the rear axle could get sophisticated driver any star from the sky. But whether this enthusiasm of the model of the new generation? We until it went, but judging by the official information, the future debut of the Geneva motor show 2018 will remain true to himself. Despite the fact that now every modification "and the sixth" is the so-called "mild hybrid".
Want to bring Audi Q5 2.0 TFSI and the diesel BMW X3 xDrive30i — two-liter, four-cylinder with a close impact. The catch is that the press Park Audi — only machine with pneumatic suspension. And among test BMW X3 petrol with passive struts, and besides, tightened the sportpaket. But the cars family, and we first and foremost it is important to compare mechatronic chassis. So agree to xDrive30d with adaptive dampers — but with petrol "six". Thus the X3 gets a head start of a couple of cylinders and as many as 250 N•m...
Peugeot is associated with a lion. Or not? Looking for a new Peugeot 508 will remember not only the king of beasts, but saber-toothed tigers, elephants and a walrus. Painfully typical got sharp led fangs (or tusks) coming from the headlights to the lower bumper. Sad old sedan gave way to the spectacular five-door liftback with a sloping raised hood, a beautiful roof line and frameless doors. Given the drop in demand for European sedans of class D+, the French made the right decision. And the official rhetoric now is different: in the competition "five hundred eighth" recorded a premium hatchback Audi A5 Sportback and BMW Gran Coupe fourth series.
A Senior Volvo V90 wagon in Russia is only offered in all-terrain version of Cross Country. For models of the Volvo V60 such modification is not yet announced. If it appears (in the first generation there is one), "shed" sixtieth series will be sold by us, and otherwise, the way he ordered. The European market model, built on the platform SPA, will be released in September and will enjoy a large selection of powertrains. Suffice it to say that she has two hybrid variant with electric motor: T6 Twin Engine (340 HP, 590 N•m) and T8 Twin Engine (390 HP, 640 N•m).
Two Storey front optics, which was so abused Jeep Cherokee, hood with longitudinal ribs, "double" wheel arches, the small triangular Windows in the glass front doors, mirrors, Cheval... the Hyundai Santa Fe crossover of the previous generation remained absolutely nothing. Model of the fourth generation is very different from its predecessor and, in General, and on specific details. Length gained 70 mm (up to 4770 mm) and the wheelbase is 65 mm (a total of 2765 mm). Width changed more modest (only 10 mm to 1890), and the height remained the same (1680 mm). High strength steels hot stamping in the body became more in 2,5 times, and the rigidity in torsion increased by 15.4%.
Recently, the 720-strong coupe Ferrari 488 Pista is undoubtedly impressive and appearance, and stuffing, because it's the most nimble Ferrari with a V8 engine. And what is the model of the brand from the now sold generally the most powerful? Of course, this 812 Superfast with the 800-strong "aspirated" V12 6.5. And you can imagine buyers who it seems is not fast enough or dramatic? If there are, they go straight to tuning, for example, the Germans at Wheelsandmore. The firm recently presented its program completion of Berlinetta 812.
About the new Porsche 911 family, we know a lot. We saw a slight disguise the closed version of the coupe and even a convertible. To it recently added Turbo-version, and recently the Network has floated the 911 even without any camouflage. However, the car is only shown from behind. But here you can see how they look without stickers lights, United into a thin strip, looks like a lifting wing in the retracted position and as cunning in the new grille of the engine compartment integrated third brake light (on the demo machines at the same location holding a temporary "flashlight").
Get it together the top managers at Audi during the new year's table, surely we all have one desire ― to quickly conduct 2017. He the Germans was intense not only on innovation but also on revocable campaign. In February, the service invited the owners of 576 000 cars due to fire risk and potential problems with the side airbags. In the summer talking about the recall of 850,000 cars in the framework of "desligada", and in December received information that, under the quarantine were still 52 thousand Audi due to faulty fuel lines. There would be 2017 to end, but no new attack.
The Ford Edge Crossover of the second generation entered the European market with a two-year delay in 2016. But in the case of a restyled version of the output to the markets of the USA and the Old world will be held simultaneously. The machine States showed last January at the Detroit auto show, and its sales start in the summer. And the Euro-Edge presented today. It starts in the middle of this year. On both sides of the Atlantic, the SUV looks the same both outside and inside. The main difference lies under the hood. Gamma engines have a European model consists entirely of diesels. Among them wormed his way into the new unit, which not even a single Euro-Ford were not fitted.