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Day: November 13, 2017

Volkswagen is preparing a new crossover and investment of more than 653 million euros for South America

Volkswagen is preparing a new crossover and investment of more than 653 million euros for South America

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Also part of the largest offensive of Volkswagen on the market of this continent will be the seven-seat version of Tiguan, which will go on sale in Brazil at the beginning of next year. As part of its new strategic plan, the German manufacturer Volkswagen will try to rebuild its business in the South American market, delegating responsibilities to the field. Previously, the management was centralized, directly from Wolfsburg. Since 2020, it will be releasing a completely new crossover model for South America. To do this, more than $ 653 million will be invested in its Pacheccho plant in Argentina. This is stated in the company's press release. The new crossover will be based on a localized version of the global MQB platform. It is positioned for the segment of affordable cars on ...
Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce can get a compact forcible motor

Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce can get a compact forcible motor

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The Italian brand Alfa Romeo is preparing an updated engine for its Giulia sedan in the Veloce version. The new power unit will retain the compact configuration of the L4 turbocharged, but will receive an impressive boost for the factory car. According to the portal Carscoops, under the hood of the Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce will soon appear 350 hp version of a two-liter turbocharged engine, whereas previously the most powerful engine for the version of Veloce developed no more than 280 hp. If this information is confirmed, the updated engine will close the gap in the Alfa Romeo line, because the "hot" version of Quadrifoglio is equipped with a much more powerful bi-turbo engine with a capacity of 2.9 liters and a return of 510 forces. It is noteworthy that at the moment the rep...
A new version of the compact hatch Ford available for Europeans

A new version of the compact hatch Ford available for Europeans

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In Germany, started sales of five-door Ka + in the special version of the Black Edition. From the standard model, a new version of the hatchback Ford is distinguished by its exterior design. So, Ka + Black Edition received a black radiator grille with a honeycomb pattern and chrome trim, a large spoiler is installed on the boot lid. The roof is also painted in black, 15-inch wheels and exterior mirror housings. For the novelty, six body colors are provided. The list of equipment Ford Ka+ Black Edition can include: six airbags, audio with voice control, leather steering wheel, heated front seats, cruise control. In the European market the hatchback is presented with a gasoline engine of 1.2 power of 70 or 85 hp, which works in pairs only with a five-speed manual gearbox. In ...
New 755-horsepower 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 presented in Dubai

New 755-horsepower 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 presented in Dubai

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Concern General Motors was made, at first glance, a strange choice in favor of an exhibition in Dubai for the presentation of its charged novelty. However, on the other hand, in this country like fast cars. American automotive brand Chevrolet held the world premiere of the most powerful version of the current generation Corvette - ZR1. It was held in the framework of the international motor show in Dubai. The press release of the novelty says: "The king returns, and he is stronger than ever." Chevrolet Corvette ZR1, indeed, can justify this statement thanks to the upgraded 6.2-liter V8 LT5 engine with a compressor. The engine's power is 755 horsepower and 969 Nm of torque at 4400 rpm. To achieve an amazing result, Chevy engineers developed the first time in the history of the ...