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Day: January 4, 2018

The new electric crossover Byton will be presented next week in Las Vegas

The new electric crossover Byton will be presented next week in Las Vegas

Concept Cars, News
Sales of the Byton crossover should begin in 2019. The Chinese start-up Future Mobility (FMC) disclosed information about its new electric SUV, which will be sold under the Byton brand. The world premiere of the novelty will be held next week at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Manages the company FMC former head of the division of BMW i Karsten Breitfeld. The Chinese invited him in July 2016. For a year and a half he managed to bring the development to a serial model of an electric crossover. FMC President Daniel Kirchert said this week that their novelty will be similar in size to the Audi Q5, but will provide comfort in the saloon at the Mercedes-Benz S-Class level. The new Byton electric crawler as standard will receive a power reserve at a full ch...
Tesla increased production of electric cars but failed the plan

Tesla increased production of electric cars but failed the plan

News
The American manufacturer of electric cars, despite all efforts, could not significantly increase the volume of production of mass electric cars Model 3. According to the news portal Cnet, following the results of the fourth quarter of 2017, Tesla supplied its customers with 29,870 electric cars, which is 27% higher than the figures for the same period last year. However, production growth compared with the third quarter is not impressive: production increased by 9%. Of the nearly 30,000 cars produced, 15,200 made up the luxury Model S sedan cars, 13,100 Model X crossovers, and only 1,550 of the Model 3 mass sedans. Thus, the most budgetary models of the brand accounted for only 5% of all deliveries. It is noteworthy that only 2,520 electric cars Model 3 were produced in the f...
Sales of the legendary “Eleonora” begin In the US

Sales of the legendary “Eleonora” begin In the US

News
Prices for the legend start from $ 189,000. It takes about six months to build a car. The American company Fusion Motor was awarded the right to release the officially licensed "Eleanor Mustang Fastbacks" - a car from the famous Hollywood movie "Gone in Sixty Seconds". Despite the fact that the last remake with Nicolas Cage in the main role was released 18 years ago, the special version of the Ford Mustang Fastback 1967 remains recognizable all over the world. As explained in the company, they have made a deal with the producer Deniz Halitsky, whose late husband "Toby" Khalitsky created and personally starred in the original film "Gone in 60 Seconds" in 1974. After visiting the assembly line, Denise became confident of the quality of the replicas and agreed to sell the license. ...
This year in the US gasoline prices will rise to a record level

This year in the US gasoline prices will rise to a record level

News
They will be the highest since 2014. GasBuddy project specialists predict an average price for gasoline in the US this year at $2.57 per gallon, which corresponds to 68 cents per liter. In some megacities of the USA, such as Chicago, New York, Los Angeles and Seattle, the price of gasoline is projected to exceed $3 per gallon, and in Detroit, Miami and Minneapolis, it should approach this figure. If GasBuddy's forecast comes true, the average American family's gasoline spending in 2018 will increase to $ 1,898, which is $133 or 7.5 % more than last year. In general, US households can spend $ 364.6 billion on gasoline. GasBuddy also expects the average price of diesel fuel in the United States this year to be $ 2.7 per gallon. The increase in the cost of diesel fuel is expec...
The new Hyundai crossover will debut in a few days

The new Hyundai crossover will debut in a few days

News, Video
The company Hyundai has published videos and images of a new SUV with a hydrogen fuel cell installation. The world premiere of the novelties of the Korean brand will be held January 8 in Las Vegas at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), then the name of the model will be announced. It is expected that in the States they will demonstrate a commodity SUV, in the Hyundai lineup it will replace the hydrogen all-road vehicle ix35 (Fuel Cell). Pre-series cross, working on hydrogen, the Koreans showed in August 2017. Judging by the fresh pictures and video, the exterior design of the conveyor model has not changed. Presented last summer, the car was equipped with three hydrogen cylinders and a buffer battery, the total output of that car was 163 hp, and a power reserve of about 580 km (...
The new Mercedes-Benz G-Class revealed ibefore the premiere

The new Mercedes-Benz G-Class revealed ibefore the premiere

Hot News, New Cars, News
The premiere of the new-generation SUV is scheduled for January 15, but official photo models have already appeared on the web. Pictures Mercedes-Benz G-Class next generation, fully revealing the appearance of new items, published a Dutch resource Auto Week. As you can see, the exterior design of the car has not changed. It is already known that the suspension of the new G-Class was developed in conjunction with the engineers of the AMG division - in front there will be an independent two-lever, and behind it a newly developed rigid bridge with four longitudinal levers on each side. In addition, the road clearance of the SUV increased by 6 mm - up to 241 mm, and the maximum depth of ford crossing increased by 10 cm - up to 70 cm. https://youtu.be/oZLZrhpBJZc The model still...
Spy photos of the new Ford Ranger without camouflage have appeared

Spy photos of the new Ford Ranger without camouflage have appeared

News, Spy Shots
In the web there were pictures of a pick-up truck of 2019 model year, on which it was imprinted completely without camouflage. In a couple of weeks in the United States will be the debut of the Ford Ranger next generation. The model has already come across photospies, however, its body was concealed by massive camouflage, but now the car has completely opened. Pictures of the new Ranger published the Thai resource Headlightmag. The car was shot in Asia, which could mean that the design of the North American version will not be exclusive - the model will look the same in all markets. After the generation change, the pickup will have a more delicate radiator grille, a new bumper with enlarged air intakes and dark framing for the fog lamps, also a new head optics with LED DRLs. ...
Mercedes-AMG G63 6×6 lost battle to the snow

Mercedes-AMG G63 6×6 lost battle to the snow

News
On the web there was a video with driving six-wheel "Gelendvagen" on the snowy forest. Extreme Mercedes-AMG G63 6×6 is one of the best representatives of the G-Class family in terms of patency, which is demonstrated in one of the videos posted on the user's page GrebB in the social network Instagram. The off-road car conquers snow-covered forest roads and paves its own somewhere in the Italian Alps. But even the six-wheeled G 63 AMG 6×6, probably not all the obstacles were on the teeth - the car sat on the bottom in the snow. Of snow, however, with difficulty, a four-ton "machine" was able to release a tracked all-terrain vehicle. Why do you need a @mercedesbenz #G636x6 ?! To go through things! #Cortina 🇮🇹 ❄️ 🎥: @davmada Допис, поширений Greg B. ⚫️🔵 (@gregb.23) 28 Гр
New Alpina B5 BI-Turbo Touring has become the fastest estate in the world

New Alpina B5 BI-Turbo Touring has become the fastest estate in the world

News
The novelty is estimated in the Great Britain in 91 000 pounds sterling. The famous tuning company Alpina from the German city of Buchloe presented the B5 BI-Turbo Touring model of the new generation. The car is based on the fresh generation of the BMW 5 Series station wagon in the body of the G30. According to the announced technical characteristics, it became clear that the status of "the fastest estate in the world" has moved to the novelty from the Mercedes-AMG E 63 S Estate. Under the hood of the new Alpina B5 BI-Turbo Touring is a 4.4-liter V8 engine with a twin turbocharger from the M550i version. Engine power after completion of the specialists of the company Alpina increased to 608 horsepower. This is more than the new M5. An eight-speed automatic gearbox aggregates with...
In Germany sales of diesel cars fell by 13%

In Germany sales of diesel cars fell by 13%

News
Dieselgate caused a slowdown in the growth of new car sales in Germany in 2017. On the eve of the announcement of official data on the registration of new cars by the Federal Motor Vehicle Agency of Germany, the publication Automotive News Europe reported a decrease in sales of cars with diesel engines for the past year by 13 percent to 1.34 million copies, citing its own sources. Sales of new cars in Germany last year rose by 2.7 percent to 3.44 million units. In 2016, growth was 4.5 percent. The drop in the growth rate was most affected by the scandal with the main producers, which deceived consumers with the emissions of turbo diesel engines. According to the source, car sales in Germany fell by about 1 percent in December 2017 to 254,000 cars. However, the registration of ...