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The Aerodynamic member mounted on the boot door probably is unstable because of variations in the manufacturing process. At high speed the rear spoiler can completely detach from the vehicle, increasing the risk of accident and/or injury to other road users. The danger of found only on the station wagons Mercedes-Benz E-class (S213), and in Russia speak, 383 instance, sold from 2016 onwards. Owners should compare the VIN number with the list or check it on the page easy.gost.ru.
Bearing Swivel on the front axle may not were heat-treated during production, so their durability is questionable. In the event of a breakdown likely to lose control of the car, so in America it is forbidden to drive a car, recalled for this promotion. Rosstandart does not prohibit, but merely informs about the necessity to check the 36 crossovers BMW X3 (G01) and X4 (G02), sold in October this year at the moment. In addition to the list VIN is now possible to "break" the model on the page easy.gost.ru.
The Most extreme "em-second" model BMW M2 CS, as expected, received twinturbocharged 3.0 impact of 450 HP and 550 N•m, which is 40 HP more than the version of the M2 Competition, and identical figures the older M4 coupe Competition. Two gearboxes to choose from: a six-speed "mechanics" (first CS) or seven-step "robot" M DCT dual-clutch. With them the acceleration to a hundred takes 4.2 and 4.0, respectively. Both parameters 0.2 seconds better than the M2 Competition. Electronically limited maximum speed CS is equal to 280 km/h (in Competition — 250).
FCA CEO Mike Manley, introducing the report of the Fiat in the third quarter, stated that "the withdrawal from the segment of minicarb" (class a) and shift to compact cars (class B). According to the functionary, the shift of focus to the sector "higher volumes and margins" will happen "in the very near future" (most likely talking about the year 2024). The publication Automotive News notes: Manley has indicated to analysts on the "commercial problems" of Fiat in Europe arising from the commitment of city-cars and obsolete model range, whose average age is called "the highest in the industry."
Reborn Ford Bronco SUV celebrates its premiere in the spring of 2020, and now the "blue oval" has unveiled a prototype R Bronco built for Baja 1000 rally in Mexico. New "Erk" is intended to mark the 50th anniversary of a unique victory in the Baja crew rod Hall. His granddaughter Shelby Hall will honor the memory of late grandfather, sitting behind the wheel on November 22. In front of almost 1000 km off-road, which "will challenge the serial powertrain and architecture." Between times Ford has confirmed that the T6 platform of a pickup Ranger will serve as the basis for a regular Bronco.
The British company Lister, best known for producing the modified Jaguars under its own brand showed the Network the latest development — Lister SUV-E. While in the status of a concept with a hint of the series. It boosted and improved electric crossover Jaguar I-Pace. In the original car electric motors give a total of 400 HP and 696 nm, and a new number is not specified. However, Lister says that due to the change of control programmes and the other parameters were higher. Acceleration from zero to 60 mph (97 km/h), according to the authors, was reduced from 4.8 seconds to 4.0 s. About the battery, no word yet. In the source — 90 kWh with a range of 480 km along the WLTP cycle.
The European branch of Nissan announced the renewal of vans Nissan NV300 (a clone of the Renault Trafic) and NV400 (turned Renault Master) manufactured from 2016 and 2010, respectively. It included adjustments to equipment and interior, and one of the most important components is the new powertrains that meet the Euro norms 6d TEMP. In particular, the NV300 has a diesel engine in 145 and 170 "horses" (the other two are 95 and 120 HP). Moreover, they can be combined with "mechanics" and "robot" DCT. NV300 previously could only be "on the handle".
Defective airbag company Takata, is able under certain conditions to explode instead of the usual response with emission in the interior fragments of the gas generator, for six years forced the different manufacturers to recall cars. The expense of the pillows has already been replaced or needs replacing, runs into tens of millions. In this piggy Bank was added a new portion. In Russia, for review withdrawn 4144 instance third BMW (E46) and fifth (E39) series, sold from February 2000 to may 2002. They will compare the number of driver airbag and if it will be YOU PT1-1085, — it will be replaced.
In the exhibition Ford at the SEMA show, prepared by different studios and by the Ford, as usual, a lot of cars. Claimed at least 26, and before the opening of the show (the fifth of November) the company may add to the list. A significant portion is cut according to standard recipes (lift or lowering suspension compressor on the engine and new wheels, aerodynamic pack or tent on the roof), and therefore of no particular interest. But there are a few machines, paying particular attention. We will tell about them in more detail. The most striking project is probably SpeedVegas Ford Transit: a large van with a high roof, the ground under the ring road, with twelve passenger seats.
The drag Coefficient CX of the electric vehicle Lightyear One was impressively low — only 0,20, which is the best indicator for serial five-seater cars. For example, CX sedan Porsche Turbo Taycan is 0.22. Dutch solar liftback obliged to record not only stretched the stern, but the caps of the rear arches, the lack of classic mirrors and door handles. In addition to computer simulations, a team of young professionals worked with the prototype in the Turin wind tunnel of the Pininfarina company.
Today opened in Russia taking orders for all-wheel drive version cargo vans SpaceTourer Citroen/Jumpy and Peugeot Traveller/Expert. They all gather at the plant PSMA Rus in Kaluga region, where is equipped with the diesel 2.0 BlueHDi (150 HP, 370 N•m) with a six-speed "mechanics". The most affordable poluprovodnikami steel vans Jumpy and Expert 4959 length mm (version 2) — 2 149 900 rubles. Stretched to 5309 mm vans (L3) are 50 000 more expensive. SpaceTourer and Traveller rated above: 2 699 900 (L2) and 2 749 900 (L3).
Edition CarsDirect show the basic options for the following Nissan Sentra sedan for the U.S. market, which is expected to premiere in November on autoshow in Los Angeles or directly before opening it. Turned out the power unit as distinguished from a stuffing Centre the outgoing generation and the engines of the model Sylphy, which is based on a beginner. The following Center American buyers will miss the "mechanics" and boost. If preliminary data is correct, they are no alternative will be offered aspirated 2.0 (151 HP, 196 nm), paired with a CVT. At least at first (prototype Sentry with the "mechanics" saw on the tests, but it still about what does not speak).
German Manfred Fitzgerald, who stood at the helm of the Genesis from January 2016, leaving the company to "seize new opportunities". The head stamps on the first of November will be the Vice-President of Hyundai Any-Woo Lee, who took a Western name William. His horse — extensive experience in operations outside of South Korea. Lee worked as an Advisor in North and South America, was the first President of Hyundai Motor North America, led the Brazilian office. Genesis expects that William in his new capacity will contribute to the global expansion of the brand in Canada, Russia, Australia and the middle East, but primarily in the US market.
In an interview with Autocar, Nissan's head of product planning at Ivan Espinoza assured that we can "expect something new in the near future" associated with sports cars Nissan 370Z and Nissan GT-R. Under the new, apparently, should understand information, for the early exit of the replacement for both models, one of the oldest in the current range of Nissan — is not expected. And while official information about the next generation coupe is not enough, the fact of the company over the changer 370Z (in Japan Fairlady Z) confirms the first prototype, photographed at the Nurburgring. In serial form and in their own body the car should arrive sometime in 2021.
As a result of the transaction between Fiat group Automobiles and PSA Peugeot Citroen can be created "a transatlantic giant with a $50 billion", according to The Wall Street Journal. Today the Board of Directors of the PSA will hold an extraordinary meeting to discuss the upcoming merger, reports Bloomberg, citing two sources. Do the same holding Exor N. V., through which the Agnelli family owns a 29% stake in FCA. If we are talking about the acquisition of Fiat Chrysler group French side: it will get a majority of seats in the joint Council, will lead the Alliance, PSA boss Carlos Tavares, while the Chairman of the FCA John Elkann will receive a similar post in the new structure.