Suzuki showed a picture of a prototype of the new sedan - Car

Suzuki showed a picture of a prototype of the new sedan - CarOn Thursday the company Suzuki has extended the first official image of the new concept Kizashi 3, which will be presented at the international motor show in new York, opening to the public on March 21 this year.Novelty is a continuation of the line of the other two prototypes with the same name - sedan and crossover, shown last year at the motor show in Frankfurt and Tokyo. However, unlike these machines, Kizashi 3 is the closest to mass production version, and the design of the concept car is designed to show how will be look new mid-size sedan Japanese brand.Earlier it was reported that Suzuki Kizashi 3 will receive eight-cylinder petrol engine and all-wheel drive system, while for freight cars will be offered in four -, six - and eight-cylinder engines and hybrid power plant. More detailed information about the novelty will appear immediately after its debut in new York.According to preliminary information, the serial production version of Kizashi will begin no earlier than . . . Читать полностью -->

The family broke into the car of 1929 for $ 1.5 million

The family broke into the car of 1929 for $ 1.5 millionAs a result of an accident involving a rare car for $ 1.5 million in Michigan, USA, died three members of one family, two more were injured, reports the Associated Press.The accident occurred on Saturday about 20 hours local time. According to preliminary data, the driver of the four-year car "Volvo" neglected prohibiting the traffic light and crashed in 1929 Duesenberg model year.Due to the collisions of rare vehicle overturned several times, and passengers not wearing seatbelts because of their absence in the car, flew out of the cab.In Duesenberg traveled members of the same family. Killed 35-year-old mother and father and 8-year-old child. Two children 7 and 9 years were injured, but are in a satisfactory condition.As it turned out, the father has only recently completed the restoration of the car, which lasted almost three years. According to rough estimates, antique car worth not less than $ 1.5 million.The driver of the Volvo was arrested, but later released on bail. He can be charged with murder by negligence, the Agency said.02.08.2005. Читать полностью -->

American journal revealed details about the most powerful Mercedes SL

American journal revealed details about the most powerful Mercedes SLThe American edition of Motor Trend has published the first official details about the most powerful version of the Roadster Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series. The car will be released in a limited edition of 350 copies on the European market will be on sale in November this year.Specialists Studio AMG managed to reduce the weight of the new model almost 260 pounds (up to 1850 kg) due to the replacement of standard fenders and hood on carbon, and use of stationary roof of carbon fiber instead of folding. In addition, the most powerful SL65 AMG got aggressive aerodynamic body kit that greatly improves downforce at high speeds, extended gauge, adjustable suspension, powerful brakes, and 19-inch forged wheels on the front axle and 20-inch at the rear.Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series will be equipped with shestilistovy 670 HP V12 with two turbines, paired with a five-speed automatic transmission. The maximum torque of 1000 Nm. From zero to 96 kilometres per hour, this car can be dispersed in 3.8 seconds. The maximum speed of the new model is 354 kilometers per hour, but it was electronically limited at around 300 kilometers per hour.The body of the most powerful Mercedes SL will be painted only in three colors: white, black or silver. Читать полностью -->

Opel spread first pictures of the new Opel Corsa

Opel spread first pictures of the new Opel CorsaThe company Opel Monday has extended the first official photos of the model Opel Corsa completely new generation. The novelty will be available in versions with three - and five-door hatchback body, however, images of the five-door car yet.Recall that the new Opel Corsa is built based on the same platform as the Fiat Grande Punto. The car was noticeably larger than its predecessor, and also received the expressive body design, made in the style of Opel Astra. The new large headlamps complex shape, quite aggressive solution front bumper with large air intakes and punch on the back of the wings, giving the hatchback unexpectedly "ripped" look.The interior of the Opel Corsa new generation is more playful than the Opel Astra style, but is well designed ergonomics and quality finishes.Be equipped with the new Opel while three petrol engines of 1,0-, 1,2 - and 1,4-liter capacity of up to 90 horsepower, as well as a few turbo diesel displacement from 1.3-litre 1.7-liter capacity from 75 to 100 horsepower.For sale Opel Corsa new generation will appear before the end of this year. Prices for the novelty has not yet been announced.The ribbon.ru16.05.2006. . Читать полностью -->

The compact Toyota iQ will be a hybrid

The compact Toyota iQ will be a hybrid We previously reported that the Japanese company Toyota will introduce a production version of the iQ city car at the motor show in Paris in the autumn of 2008, and in 2010 there will be a hybrid version of the model.The novelty will be equipped with gasoline engine capacity of 1 liter and a powerful battery pack.The main competitor of the hybrid car Toyota iQ will be the Fiat 500.avto.ru02.09.2008. . . . . . Читать полностью -->

The first `Maxus` go to master Russia

The first `Maxus` go to master Russia The first batch of cars `Maxus` went yesterday from Birmingham (UK) in Russia. The ceremony was attended by the Governor of Nizhny Novgorod region Valery Shantsev, the Chairman of the Board `GAZ Group` Erik Eberhardson, Chairman of the Board of Directors `GAZ Group` Petr Zolotarev and CEO `LDV Holdings` Steve young.The first batch of light commercial vehicles will be a trial operation on the territory of Russia. At the same time, will preparation service and sales network. Sale `Maxus` in Russia is scheduled to begin next year, according to a press release from the Band's `GAS`.During a visit to Birmingham Century Shantsev got acquainted with work of the plant `LDV` (the company became part of the Band's `GAS` in August) and took part in the meeting devoted to the discussion of the prospects for the start of production of cars `Maxus` in Nizhny Novgorod, on the squares of the Gorky automobile plant. Currently finalizing the development of the project on organization of production, which includes, in particular, the installation of modern lines for welding and painting cars.IA LADAONLINE23.11.2006. . Читать полностью -->

Suzuki will bring to new York a new concept car with a V8 motor

Suzuki will bring to new York a new concept car with a V8 motor At the international motor show in new York, which for the General public will open on 21 March of the current year, the company Suzuki will present the third version of the concept Kizashi. Recall that the previous two versions of this machine with the same name - sedan and crossover were presented at the Frankfurt motor show and Tokyo respectively. It is reported by the Dutch edition Autotelegraaf.Detailed information about the new product at the moment is not disclosed, but according to Autotelegraaf, the concept car will have an all-wheel drive and a new eight-cylinder petrol engine. This prototype is closest to the serial production version of this car. The design of the third version of the Kizashi will give an idea about how will look similar to the production car.It is expected that commodity cars Suzuki Kizashi will be no earlier than 2009. It is also worth noting that this machine will be the first model of the Japanese brand, which in the European market will be equipped with a hybrid power plant. Читать полностью -->

Electric Mitsubishi will appear in the 2010

Electric Mitsubishi will appear in the 2010In mid-2010 Mitsubishi will start selling its first electric car. On the European market, the car gets a year later.The car will be built on the basis of subcompact `i`. Currently, the prototype of the future model runs performance tests in the UK.The electric motor Mitsubishi `i` develops 64 HP and a maximum torque of 180 Nm. The maximum speed of the plate is 130 km/h and cruising range is 160 kmcarclub.ru19.06.2007. . . Читать полностью -->

New Fiat Stilo will develop the Austrian Magna Steyr

New Fiat Stilo will develop the Austrian Magna SteyrMagna Steyr, a subsidiary of canadian Magna International, will develop new Fiat Stilo. Fiat chose the Austrian supplier of auto parts Italian design company Bertone, Idea or Pininfarina. The decisive factor was the `speed of light`, which Magna Steyr able to develop a new model, said the head of Fiat Auto Sergio Marchionne. It is expected that the new Stilo will appear at the end of next year, and its sales will begin in mid-2007 //Edmunds30.06.2005. . . Читать полностью -->

VW showed hydrogen concept car space up! blue

VW showed hydrogen concept car space up! blueOn Wednesday at the motor show in Los Angeles German Volkswagen group to present to the public the second version of the five-door zadnemotornom concept car space up! - blue - who will receive a 60-HP electric motor powered by a set of special batteries or install fuel cells running on hydrogen.According to representatives of Volkswagen, solely on electric novelty can drive over a hundred miles. The acceleration of the vehicle in this mode from zero to one hundred kilometers per hour it will take to 13.7 seconds and a maximum speed of 120 kilometers per hour. Conceptual space up! blue has two special tanks, each of which contains 3.3 pounds of compressed hydrogen. This amount of gas would be enough to power the motor for over 250 kilometers, but with a fully charged battery and full tank distance that can drive space up! blue will increase to 350 kilometers.In addition, on the roof of the concept car panels are installed with solar cells, but what function do they perform in VW have not yet reported. Some foreign publications suggest that such batteries can be used to recharge the batteries powering the electric motor.It is expected that the production version of the conceptual machines up! will be available only to . Читать полностью -->

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