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Day: November 19, 2017

Mercedes-Benz showed a teaser CLS 2019 a week before the premiere

Mercedes-Benz showed a teaser CLS 2019 a week before the premiere

News
To the teaser, the tag "The Original Perfected" was added, which reminds that it was the Mercedes-Benz CLS of the first generation that founded the segment of four-door coupe in the world market. The German premium car brand Mercedes-Benz decided on the day off to present the world public a teaser image of its four-door CLS coupe of the new generation. His world premiere is scheduled for November 27 this year at the international exhibition in Los Angeles. The teaser image does not disclose to us any new details that were not known before. On it the future novelty is shown in a facade in a half-light with the included LED daytime running lights bent at an acute angle along the lateral edges of the radiator grille. By the way, the latter received a new form, which was previously d...
The Porsche 911 can get a power boost in kilowatts

The Porsche 911 can get a power boost in kilowatts

News, Rumors
The Stuttgart brand can go in the footsteps of its rivals and add a hybrid component to its Opposite power units for the classic 911 sports car. This is reported by the Automotive News portal with a link to their sources. According to them, such an approach is related to the strategy of the Volkswagen Group concerning the move towards hybrid options for the entire line of models controlled by the concern brands, which was previously allocated 24 billion dollars. According to Automotive News, the hybrid component will appear under the hood of the Porsche 911 eighth generation, which will be presented at the end of 2018. At the moment, Porsche designers and engineers are working on a hybrid power plant, as they are faced with the task of investing 70 kilograms of weight, so as n...
VW Group will invest $ 40 billion in EV and autopilot production by 2022

VW Group will invest $ 40 billion in EV and autopilot production by 2022

News
According to Volkswagen, by 2030, each model of the company will be electrified. From 2020 to 2022, the German automobile company Volkswagen Group will invest about $ 40 billion or 2.4 trillion rubles in the current course in the development of autopilot technologies and the production of electric vehicles. Moreover, most of the funds will be spent on the electrification of all models of the concern. In particular, a new platform for the EV will be developed. This is reported in a press release by the VW Group. Part of the new strategic plan of the Germans is the modernization of production sites and re-training of most of their personnel. In 2018, the concern will concentrate on achieving the following goals: re-equipment of the plant in Zwickau for the production of hyb...
Alpina has created a poisonous-green special conversion coupe B4 S Rallye Green

Alpina has created a poisonous-green special conversion coupe B4 S Rallye Green

News, Tuning
According to representatives of the dealer, Alpina and BMW Individual can make exactly the same version and in the body of a cabriolet. The German company Alpina, in co-authorship with BMW Individual, has created a special version of the BMW B4 S Rallye Green compartment with a poisonous green body color. This novelty is currently displayed in the showroom of the BMW Abu Dhabi Motors dealer in the capital of the United Arab Emirates. Tuning specialists from the German Buhlo have taken as the basis the newly released Alpina B4 S Bi-Turbo - a version of the coupe BMW 4 Series. Under the hood of the car is a gasoline turbo engine with a capacity of 3.6 liters and a power of 440 horsepower and 660 Nm of torque. With a rear-wheel drive transmission, acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h i...
Confirmed Volvo XC40 debut in Los Angeles in late November

Confirmed Volvo XC40 debut in Los Angeles in late November

News
The new Volvo XC40 will also be the first model offered under the Care by Volvo subscription. The Swedish automobile manufacturer Volvo will present its new compact crossover XC40 at the international exhibition in Los Angeles on November 29 this year. There will be shown a version of the novelty for the North American market. Also, the car show will reveal details of the previously announced support program Care by Volvo. This was reported by the Motor1 edition with reference to the press service of the company. "California is the place to cross the latest technology and innovations in the automotive industry. And the Los Angeles Auto Show is the perfect place to introduce a high-tech car. The new SUV and Care by Volvo will make the future more comfortable with the car, "said Vo...
The first teaser of the Tesla electric pickup truck is presented by Musk

The first teaser of the Tesla electric pickup truck is presented by Musk

News, Rumors
The development of the Tesla pickup truck is at an early stage, so design may still change. The founder and permanent head of the Tesla company, Elon Musk, showed the first teaspoon image of the electric pickup during the presentation of new models: the Semi truck and the Roadster electric car. The new model of a light truck will wear a non-trivial name - Tesla Pickup. The plans for it from the American giant of the electric vehicle industry are the same as for an electric truck - to break the trend in the world market and become a pioneer among electric light commercial vehicles. On a teaser image, the pickup truck is depicted with a cabin very similar to that of the Tesla Semi electric trailer. Also in its cargo compartment there is another full-sized pickup Ford F-150. Acco...
Jaguar XEL is officially presented in Guangzhou

Jaguar XEL is officially presented in Guangzhou

News
Jaguar Land Rover has held the public premiere of the XE sedan with a long base within the framework of the car dealership in the Chinese city of Guangzhou. The novelty is named XEL. The sedan is oriented to the Middle East market, where there is a high demand for bonus cars with increased free space at the feet of rear passengers. The Jaguar XEL's wheelbase is 2,995 millimeters, which is 100 millimeters longer than the Jaguar XE. In the rest, cars are almost the same to each other almost completely. In the salon Jaguar XEL it will be possible to find rear seats with a four-zone lumbar adjustment, as well as a massage function. In the Chinese market, the Jaguar XEL will be offered with a gasoline turbocharged 4-cylinder volume of two liters and a yield of 197-247 horsepower...