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Day: January 8, 2018

MINI will bring the updated models to Detroit

MINI will bring the updated models to Detroit

News
The British premium brand in recent years is experiencing is not the best of times. Since 2013, MINI sales in the US have been steadily declining, resulting in rumors that the brand may switch to the production of electric cars, but so far it's only rumors, and at the moment MINI continues to develop its gasoline models. As portal Motor1 informs, in the near future MINI will present restyling versions of its some models. It's about the three-door hatchback Hardtop 2 Door and Convertible convertible. Both models will be present at the stand of the brand at the international motor show in Detroit, which opens on January 13. From actual versions of the novelty will not differ much. It is expected that cars will receive new taillights, front lights, as well as an updated brand logo. ...
New details about the Audi A6 2019

New details about the Audi A6 2019

News, Spy Shots
The world premiere of the new Audi A6 is expected in March at the Geneva Motor Show. The first half of 2018 will be marked for the German automotive manufacturer from Ingolstadt by the release of the new generation Audi A6. The novelty will share the latest technology and design style with the previously released new A7 and A8. Photoplayers once again spotted test specimens of the new A6 on German roads in the new year. Audi A6 is changing the generation of the latter among representatives of the big German manufakturer BMW 5 Series and Mercedes E-Class. New trends in the car market require the release of eco-friendly versions and balancing between technology and the cost of the car. On the video, a test copy of the A6 2019 model year looks ready. On it there is only a camouf...
Ford F-150 first received a turbodiesel

Ford F-150 first received a turbodiesel

News, Video
In spite of Dieselgate, there is a rush in the USA for the first ever diesel F-150. The first in its history pickup Ford F-150 with a diesel engine will be presented this spring. The press service of the American automobile concern published some technical details about the future novelty and posted a video about it in Youtube. The three-liter turbodiesel Power Stroke will be the sixth in the engine range of the F-150 pick-up truck of the 2018 model year. It has a V6 layout and produces 250 horsepower and 600 Nm of torque, starting at 1,750 rpm. Potential buyers of the most popular American pickup expect from a turbodiesel of high profitability. The average flow with this engine will be 7.8 liters of diesel fuel per 100 kilometers of track. The new V6 turbodiesel will be conne...
Toyota Hilux can get a luxury version

Toyota Hilux can get a luxury version

News, Rumors
The company Toyota plans to expand the range of pickups of its pickup truck. This is reported by the publication Motoring with reference to the head of the Australian division of Toyota. According to the information of the portal, in the current year on the Green Continent sales of the updated Hilux will start. It is expected that the pickup will acquire a new top version, although its features are not yet disclosed. Probably, the "luxury" Hilux will have more expensive interior trim materials and an expanded list of equipment. At the moment it is not known whether a new version of the pickup outside of Australia will be presented. Recall, Toyota updated Hilux in November last year, but while a refreshed truck is only available in Thailand. In expensive sets, the model for the...
Mercedes-Benz recalls AMG GT, G550 4×4² and Maybach S600

Mercedes-Benz recalls AMG GT, G550 4×4² and Maybach S600

News
The recall of cars to the US will begin in January and may last two to three months. German automotive manufacturer Mercedes-Benz announced a new revitalizing campaign, covering a wide range of models in the market of the United States. Under the review were models of the upper-price segment: Mercedes-Benz GLE, GLS and S-Class, including versions from Mercedes-AMG GT and even Maybach S600. The total number of cars is about 8700 units. All of them refer to the 2017 and 2018 model years. The cause of their recall are the identified defects with locks of the left rear doors, which may not be closed until the end. The owner of each car will be called to the nearest Mercedes-Benz service center, where specialists will inspect the locks and, if necessary, replace them with new servicea...
Chinese GAC will show the Americans a new sedan and crossover

Chinese GAC will show the Americans a new sedan and crossover

Concept Cars, News
The Chinese company distributed images of two new products. Models will be presented in a week at the Detroit Motor Show. In the US, GAC will showcase the new GA4 sedan and the conceptual electric "SUV" Enverge. Information on the crossover yet, the company only said that it was designed "specifically for the US market." Apparently the GAC hinted that the prototype would be reincarnated as a serial electric car, which would later appear in the US. Let's note, in this country the cars of the Chinese company do not sell yet, the manufacturer plans to leave for the American market in 2019-2020. The GA4 sedan is already on the conveyor belt, in China sales of the sedan will begin in the near future. According to preliminary data, the length of this model is 4 692 mm, width - 1,805 mm...
Suzuki prepares for the premiere of a new SUV

Suzuki prepares for the premiere of a new SUV

Concept Cars, News
The company Maruti Suzuki, the Indian "daughter" of Suzuki, distributed a teaser of a new model, which premiered in February 2018 at the Auto Expo. The prototype Future-S debuts on the Indian motor show. In Maruti Suzuki the novelty is positioned as a crossover. Local media believe that the concept will become a serial SUV, which will be cheaper than the current best seller of the company - Vitara Brezza. The concept received an unusual exterior design. It is noted that the external appearance of the model was created taking into account the preferences of Indian buyers. According to preliminary data, the Maruti Suzuki Future-S is 200 mm shorter than the Vitara Brezza. The length of the last model is 3 995 mm. The commodity SUV is likely to be built on the Suzuki Heartect plat...
The Byton crossover is officially presented

The Byton crossover is officially presented

Concept Cars, News
In Las Vegas, on the eve of the opening of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), a presentation of the new brand electric-crossover took place. While the all-terrain vehicle is presented in the status of a prototype, it was named after the brand - Byton Concept. In the series, the electric SUV will be launched by the end of 2019, and the company stated that the product model as a whole will retain the design of the concept. Sell ​​the novelty is planned in the US and China. By the way, the preliminary price of the "first-born" Byton for the US market has already been announced - from $ 45,000, an application for an electric car can be left on the brand's website. The length of the Byton Concept is 4 850 mm, width - 1 940 mm, height - 1 650 mm. Instead of traditional exterior mirro
Hyundai showed the interior of the new Veloster

Hyundai showed the interior of the new Veloster

News
The Korean brand has published the next portion of images of the asymmetric hatch of the new generation. The next Hyundai Veloster will make its debut on January 15 as part of the Detroit Motor Show. On fresh teasers, the design of the exterior of the model is almost completely revealed, it is made in the brand's new style. Also Veloster retained its main "chip": the car still has one door on the driver's side and two on the passenger side. In addition, the manufacturer distributed the first image of the interior of the hatch. So, Veloster received a completely new front panel, a "gadget" and a central tunnel, a truncated steering wheel. The "floating" touchscreen of the multimedia system flaunts the center. Apparently, the hatchback will be offered with a two-tone interior. A...
Citroen has updated its unusual model

Citroen has updated its unusual model

New Cars, News
The French market is a modernized electric car E-Mehari. The compact electric vehicle is now available in the Hard Top version with removable hard top, side windows and an opening "window" on the stern. The pre-reform Citroen E-Mehari was offered in the Soft Top variant, the awning plays the role of the roof for this electric car, there are no side windows at all, and behind it, at the top, a plastic roll blind appears. In both versions, the interior has been redesigned. So, the four-seater E-Mehari received a new front panel and chairs, made in the style of special version Styled by Courreges. The seats of the first row have an Easy Entry system that returns them to their original position when folding the backs forward for easy access to the rear seats. In the configuration ...