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Day: January 20, 2018

Lamborghini is going to release the electrified successor Aventador

Lamborghini is going to release the electrified successor Aventador

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Italians will agree to electrification of the supercar for the sake of increasing the capacity and reducing the level of harmful emissions. Lamborghini Aventador has been on the market for seven years. According to rumors, the successor to this model of supercar from the manufacturer of the Italian Saint Agate Bolognese will appear in 2020. The novelty can receive a hybrid power unit. This is reported by the publication Motor Authority with reference to the Director for Research and Development of Lamborghini Maurizio Reggiani. After interviewing the publication on the sidelines of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Reggiani said: "With the new Aventador, we need to decide what the future of the supercar will be in terms of the electric contribution to the mod...
Unique Rolls-Royce Sweptail exhibited in the showroom in Abu Dhabi

Unique Rolls-Royce Sweptail exhibited in the showroom in Abu Dhabi

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For the cost of Sweptail you can buy four hypercars Bugatti Shiron. Built in a single copy of the luxury coupe Rolls-Royce Sweptail worth $ 13 million was found in one of the auto shows of the capital of the United Arab Emirates. There he was exposed to the public. When the British manufacturer Rolls-Royce in mid-2017 introduced a custom-made single copy of the Sweptail coupe, of course, the owner's name was not disclosed. Whether he is from the Middle East is not known. However, his car on the eve of exhibited in the showroom in Abu Dhabi. For him in May last year, the manufacturer was paid a huge amount - $ 13 million or 740 million rubles at the current rate. Also it is not yet clear why Sweptail is in the showroom. Perhaps he was put up for sale. Let's remind, that Rolls-R...
Mercedes-Benz was frightened of the consequences of Dieselgate

Mercedes-Benz was frightened of the consequences of Dieselgate

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The German company does not believe that the demand for diesel cars will rise in the United States after the scandal with the Volkswagen Group. The car manufacturer of Mercedes-Benz has refused plans of delivery of diesel cars in the USA. This is reported by the publication The Detroit Bureau with reference to an interview with the head of research and development of Mercedes-Benz Ola Kallenius. The decision of the German brand was not even affected by the fact that the US already sells processed diesel fuel, which meets the new stringent European standards of Euro 6. It will enter into force in 2020. Mercedes-Benz has an active high-performance four-cylinder turbodiesel. However, the company came to the following conclusion. While just not enough consumer interest in diesel e...
Ram 1500 can get a 707-HP Hellcat version

Ram 1500 can get a 707-HP Hellcat version

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Some elements of styling off-road version of TRX will be installed on Hellcat. Engineers of automobile concern FCA, probably, are engaged in development of the charged version of pickup Ram 1500 2019 under name Hellcat capacity of 707 horsepowers. The debut of this novelty can take place in a few months. This is reported by the resource AllPar. According to the resource, the Ram brand during the presentation of its new generation pickup at the Detroit International Auto Show prepared the so-called "Easter Eggs". After all, on official photos of the UConnect multimedia system of the new Ram, the time was fixed at 7:07 - an association with the Hemi V8 engine power indicator of the charged version of the Dodge Challenger Hellcat. The Ram Hellcat can be the long-awaited successor...
Ford recalls an additional 360,000 cars due to problems with airbags Takata

Ford recalls an additional 360,000 cars due to problems with airbags Takata

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Also under review were 363 copies of Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator 2018 model year due to faulty electric rear window glass. To the previous recall campaign associated with the faulty and traumatic Takata airbags, the US automotive concern Ford added another 360,000 cars of its own brand. A new tip on the 364,523 Ford car is coordinated with the US National Agency for Road Safety NHTSA. At the same time, 327,796 specimens were registered in the United States, and another 36,727 units traveled along Canadian roads. For additional feedback, the Ford Mustang, Fusion, Ranger, Edge, Lincoln MKZ, MKX and Mercury Milan 2009 and 2010 model years, also the Ford Mustang 2013 were added. The automaker assures the owners of these cars that it will replace the defective airbag for ...
Volkswagen named the release date of the new Golf

Volkswagen named the release date of the new Golf

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The timing of the appearance of the eighth generation of the best-selling brand was announced at the suppliers' summit of Volkswagen. Within the framework of the summit held in Wolfsburg, representatives of Volkswagen reported that the launch of the production of the next generation Golf model is scheduled for June 2019. It was also announced that about 1.8 billion euros will be invested in the development of the new generation Volkswagen Golf model, while the cost of preparing for production will amount to about 3 billion euros. The new Golf is supposed to be built on the basis of the upgraded version of the modular MQB platform, which will reduce the weight of the car compared to the current generation and increase the capacity of the luggage compartment to about 400 liters....
IMSA has presented a 720-hp special version of the Mercedes-AMG S63

IMSA has presented a 720-hp special version of the Mercedes-AMG S63

News, Tuning
The IMSA tuner from Bryggen offers a set of revisions for the performance of the V8 engine and the styling for the Mercedes-AMG S63 2018 model year. The standard four-liter V8 twin-turbo engine in the AMG S63 produces 603 horsepower and 900 Nm of torque. A new set of double turbocharging, catalysts and an exhaust system of stainless steel, together with a re-flashing of the control unit, allows to increase the engine power to 720 horsepower and 990 Nm, which is 117 hp and 90 Nm higher than the factory version. To accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h Mercedes-AMG S63 is 3.5 seconds. Representatives of the company IMSA did not report the dynamic performance of their special version, but they certainly should be better. For the transformation of AMG S63 styling in the IMSA variant, th...
Unique azure Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo is for sale in Abu Dhabi

Unique azure Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo is for sale in Abu Dhabi

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This copy from Alpina will be more exclusive and faster than the new BMW M5. A well-known dealer of BMW Abu Dhabi Motors from the capital of the United Arab Emirates has put up for sale in its show-room a new Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo azure color. Model Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo is based on the BMW 5 Series sedan. Under its hood is a 4.4-liter V8 engine with a double turbocharger, whose power is 608 horsepower and 800 Nm of torque. That's 8 hp and 50 Nm more than the M5. At the same time in the acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h, Alpina loses the M5 only 0.1 seconds. Its time is 3.5 seconds. But in what the B5 Bi-Turbo wins from the dynamic indicators, it's at the maximum speed. If with the additional M Driver package BMW M5 is able to reach 305 kilometers per hour, then the model from Buchl...
The new Mercedes-Benz G-Class received the Night package styling

The new Mercedes-Benz G-Class received the Night package styling

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Ironically, this additional option will not be available for the new Gelandwagen in black body color. On the Internet photos of the new Mercedes-Benz G-Class with the optional Night styling package were declassified. In Germany, the Night package for the new G-Class will only be available with the AMG Line styling kit. In fact, it replaces most of the chrome-plated elements of the exterior with the same ones covered in dark gray gloss. Only the chrome three-beam star of the German brand logo is allocated. This kind of tint was given to the "fangs" in the bumpers, the grille, the lining on the front wings, the hoop of the protective casing of the spare wheel, and the fenders of the headlights and taillights. As you can see from the photos, the new red color, like for Gelendv...
Mitsubishi mirrorless cars can appear in Japan in 2019

Mitsubishi mirrorless cars can appear in Japan in 2019

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While the market where it is allowed to operate cars with cameras instead of side mirrors is only Japan. Japanese automaker Mitsubishi recently announced that it has developed the most advanced technology of external view cameras in the automotive industry. He plans to place such cameras instead of exterior side mirrors on their models in Japan by 2019. The Japanese government as early as 2016 allowed the use on its territory of cars with cameras instead of side mirrors. The company Mitsubishi has already practiced with the installation of cameras on the concept CA-MiEV, introduced in 2013. Now next year it will come to serial models. The Japanese manufacturer claims that its cameras can detect an object located about 100 meters behind. It is expected that the technology of th...