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Day: November 5, 2017

BMW 745e with a hybrid installation from X5 will be released in 2018

BMW 745e with a hybrid installation from X5 will be released in 2018

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The donor will be a plug-in hybrid X5 xDrive45e crossover. German automotive concern BMW is replacing the hybrid version of its flagship 740Le sedan with a more powerful one. The novelty with the index BMW 745e will appear in the next year. Specifications are not yet known, but the BMWBlog resource reports that the improved version can get more power. In February 2016, a hybrid sedan BMW 740Le in the body of the G12 was introduced. It was equipped with a two-liter four-cylinder engine with a turbo-supercharging power of 255 horsepower and an electric motor for 111 "horses" The total output of this powerplant was 322 horsepower and 500 Nm of torque. Now it will be replaced by a new system already embodied in the famous cross. Let's remind, that BMW X5 xDrive45e is completed wit...
Maserati Levante GTS will receive a powerful turbo engine V8 from Ferrari

Maserati Levante GTS will receive a powerful turbo engine V8 from Ferrari

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A novelty from the Italian brand will be released next year and will compete with the Porsche Cayenne Turbo. Test specimens of the future Maserati Levante GTS in spotted camouflage are already traveling on public roads. This means that the world premiere of a charged Italian crossover is close - at a distance of six months. Spy photos were at the disposal of Autocar. The new version of the SUV will inherit a 3.8-liter V8 engine with a twin turbocharger from the Italian supercar manufacturer Ferrari. By the way, this motor Maserati already applies in the flagship sedan Quattroporte GTS, where it produces 523 horsepower. Thanks to the new powertrain, the Levante GTS will be within reach of the 542-horsepower Porsche Cayenne Turbo and the future Range Rover Velar SVR, which can a...
Lamborghini will present a new model the other day

Lamborghini will present a new model the other day

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The Italian company has released the first image of its "supercar of the future". Lamborghini announced the premiere of the perfect new prototype on November 6 at the EmTech conference in Cambridge. There will be presented a concept, developed in conjunction with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The company published a teaser in the official tweet. The manufacturer still keeps all the details in secret, but it became known earlier that Lamborghini is working on the next generation Huracan, which will become a plug-in hybrid. Italians are collaborating with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the development of new composite materials, alternative energy sources and high-capacity batteries. It is assumed that the hybrid supercar brand will be released in 2022...
Tesla will unveil a truck on November 16

Tesla will unveil a truck on November 16

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The American company announced a new date for the presentation of its electric track. Company Tesla has published a new teaser of its truck, which announced the date of the premiere of the novelty - November 16 at the Tesla Design Center in Hawthorne, California. The event will begin at 7 pm Pacific Time. Recall, the date of the presentation was once already transferred - it was previously assumed that the truck will be presented on October 26. "It is worth seeing this beast personally. This is unrealistic", - Musk said at the time, inviting him to the presentation. By the way, the first image of the Tesla track was published back in April of this year. As expected, the truck will be equipped with several electromotors from Model 3, and the range of the machine will be about 3...
2018 Nissan GT-R has appreciably fallen in price

2018 Nissan GT-R has appreciably fallen in price

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The Japanese manufacturer announced sales of the supercar of the 2018 model year in the United States. He has a new, more accessible version. Since the advent of the Nissan GT-R in the market, it has become more powerful and better, although, in parallel with the growth in performance, the price tag of the sports car also grew. But, this year the manufacturer introduced a new Pure package, thanks to which the starting value of the model fell again below $100,000. The cost of the Nissan GT-R Pure is 99,990 dollars, without taking into account the mandatory shipping fee, which is another $ 1,695. Although, compared to last year, the model has become significantly cheaper, because then the cheapest GT-R in the Premium package cost 111 685 dollars. That is, the discount is about 1...
Infiniti has announced a new model

Infiniti has announced a new model

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The Japanese company will present the "most advanced" model in its history at the motor show in Los Angeles on November 28 . Infiniti published a teaser with the silhouette of a brand new car. Judging by the outlines, they will show us a station wagon or shooting brake, although it might be a sports coupe, and maybe even a cross-compartment. The manufacturer still keeps all the details in secret and all we have is a minimalistic sketch and a promise to show the "most advanced" car in the history of Infiniti. Most likely, we will see the concept, not the serial model, and, probably, equipped with an electrically powered power unit - hybrid or fully electric. Proceeding from the word "advanced", presumably, the novelty will receive some technologies of autonomous driving, which ...