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Day: February 6, 2018

There were photos of the most powerful atmospheric supercar Porsche

There were photos of the most powerful atmospheric supercar Porsche

Editor Picks, Hot News, News, Supercars
The Australian edition Drive published official photos of the updated supercar Porsche 911 GT3 RS, which was equipped with the most powerful atmospheric engine among road cars of the German brand. Subsequently, the pictures were deleted, but they were saved by Motor1. The coupe was equipped with an essentially modernized four-liter six-cylinder naturally aspirated engine, the output of which increased from 500 to 520 horsepower. The amount of torque is not called, but it is assumed that it will be more than the previous 460 Nm, which produced the unit of the former 911 GT3 RS. The renewed supercar is capable of accelerating from place to 100 km / h in 3.2 seconds - 0.1 sec faster than its predecessor. The maximum speed was 312 km per hour. New Porsche 911 GT3 RS received an up...
New Mercedes-Benz Sprinter: the latest teaser

New Mercedes-Benz Sprinter: the latest teaser

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The world premiere of the new generation wagon will be held tomorrow - February 6, 2018. On the official channel of the company Mercedes-Benz Vans in YouTube published the latest teaser commercial model Mercedes-Benz Sprinter a new generation. The video shows some elements of the exterior and interior of the novelty, and various versions of the Mercedes model. As previously reported, the new Sprinter is based for the first time on a platform developed by Mercedes-Benz's own forces, whereas previous generations were developed jointly with the Volkswagen concern. The latter also transferred Crafter to his own "cart". By the way, the photo of the interior of the novelty was demonstrated by the manufacturer in December of last year. They show that the model offers a digital instru...
Hyundai Santa Fe-2019: new official photos and details

Hyundai Santa Fe-2019: new official photos and details

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The Korean brand Hyundai motors disclosed new data on the crossover of the fourth generation. In South Korea, orders for the new generation Hyundai Santa Fe will begin to be accepted on Wednesday, February 7. While the manufacturer has distributed two official images of the model, including the first photo of the interior. The exterior of the SUV is made in a new brand style of the brand, in particular, Santa Fe received a cascade grille and two-tier LED head optics, like the compact SUV Kona. The dimensions of the fourth Santa Fe are not disclosed. The length of the Korean version of the previous generation model is 4,700 mm, width - 1,880 mm, height - 1,680 mm, wheelbase - 2,700 mm. The interior of SUV is completely redesigned: a new front panel, a center console and a steer...
The first photos of the new Mazda 6 wagon have been published

The first photos of the new Mazda 6 wagon have been published

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The Mazda company announced its premiere for the Geneva Motor Show. The exhibition opens in March 2018. At the motor show will be the world debut of updated wagon Mazda6. Also in Geneva will be the premiere of a fresh European version of the Mazda6 in the body of the sedan. Recall that while only the American version of the Mazda6 four-door sedan is presented (in the US, the wagon is not sold), this model was shown last fall. Judging by the photos that the manufacturer has distributed, the European updated Mazda6 will not practically differ from the American version, except that there was a plate for the number in front. Refreshed Mazda6 got new bumpers and a radiator grille, modernized headlights. In the cabin - a different front panel, the other "assembly" and the control unit ...
The official image of the new Kia cee’d: now he’s Ceed

The official image of the new Kia cee’d: now he’s Ceed

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The world premiere of the Korean C-class of the new generation will take place at the Geneva Motor Show, which will open in March. Before the debut of Kia cee'd-2019, the manufacturer distributed his first official image. Also in the press service of the brand said that with the change of generations the model will receive a changed name - Ceed. As noted in the company, these are not just words, but an abbreviation: Community of Europe, with European Design ("For the European Community, with European Design"). Ceed's design is developed in the European center of the company, in appearance there are traces of five-door seadn Kia Stinger. The production of novelties for the Europe will be adjusted at the Kia plant in Slovakia. For Ceed announced a new line of engines, but details o...
New Ford Edge SUV received a new top version

New Ford Edge SUV received a new top version

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Restyling crossover of American brand Ford Company has acquired a new optional package. The new Ford Edge debuted in the States in January this year. The crossover has received a new grille, headlights, fog lights and tail lights. In addition, the Edge has a "charged" ST-version with aggressive design and a 335-strong Biturburbot V6 2.7 EcoBoost. Now the manufacturer has declassified SUV with a set of options Titanium Elite, thanks to which the company hopes to attract a more affluent audience to the model. The crossover with a new package - another front bumper with chrome inserts, 20-inch wheels and LED optics. Inside the Ford Edge Titanium Elite slightly upgraded the center console. The list of equipment includes a panoramic roof, a system for preventing frontal collision, mon...
Porsche will double investment in the development of electric cars

Porsche will double investment in the development of electric cars

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The management of Porsche has decided to double the amount, which by 2022 will be invested in the development of electric and hybrid models - from three to six billion euros. This is reported by the press service of the German brand. "We are doubling the cost of electric drive systems from about three billion to more than six billion euros," said Oliver Blume, chairman of the board of Porsche AG. "Along with further improvement of our models with internal combustion engines, this decision determines our course for the future." Thus, 1 billion euros will be launched to create electric and hybrid versions of current models, also for development of appropriate technologies, including charging systems and necessary infrastructure. Another "several hundred million" euros will go to...
Kia has started tests of the new Soul

Kia has started tests of the new Soul

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Kia Company has started road tests of crossover Kia Soul of the next generation. The first spy photos of the test prototype of the novelty, which should debut early next year, published the publication Motor1. Judging by the pictures, the second generation crossover will retain its characteristic angular shape. As expected, some stylistic elements will be borrowed from the concept car Trail'ster, presented in 2015 at the Chicago Motor Show. According to unofficial data, the new Kia Soul will be built on a new architecture that provides for the use of an all-wheel drive scheme, so it is possible that a crossover will have a corresponding modification. In the photographs in front of the prototype sensors are also noticeable. This may indicate that next generation Kia Soul will be o...
In Oman women were allowed to work in a taxi

In Oman women were allowed to work in a taxi

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In Oman, women were allowed to drive a taxi. This law comes into force in this country from the March, 1. Women will also be able to travel by truck. It is expected that this innovation will help arrange to help find a job for many unemployed. "The Government of Oman has always sought to provide women with equal rights with men in employment and business," the government said in a statement. At the same time, the document states that taxi cars, where men are driving, must be different from cars operated by women. In the first case, vehicles will be painted in traditional orange and white colors. Cars with female drivers got pink and blue colors. Earlier it became known that in Saudi Arabia, women were allowed to issue a driver's license. The corresponding decree was signed by ...