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Day: February 14, 2018

New Ford Focus photographed without camouflage

New Ford Focus photographed without camouflage

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In the web there were photos of Ford Focus next generation without camouflage film. The car was captured in the Portuguese city of Cascais during the photo shoot, writes Vezess. The new "Focus" will be built on a modular platform, which will reduce the weight of the car by 50 kilograms. The range of new engines will consist of a basic three-cylinder engine with a capacity of one liter (100, 125 and 140 forces), as well as 1.5 and 2.0-liter petrol engines. The most powerful of them will produce 280 horsepower. In addition to the "charged" version of the ST, Ford Focus of the new generation will receive the "all-road" modification Active (it first appeared on the Fiesta of the new generation) and the "luxurious" Vignale. Presentation of the new generation of cars will take place...
The Japanese electrohypercar accelerate 100 km/h in 1.9 seconds

The Japanese electrohypercar accelerate 100 km/h in 1.9 seconds

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Hypercar Owl Japanese company Aspark, claiming the title of the fastest production car in the world, at the test range in Tochigi prefecture accelerated from zero to "hundreds" for 1,921 seconds. This is reported by Clicccar. Thus, Owl surpassed the fastest electric Nürburgring-1360-strong Nio EP9, which needs 2.7 seconds to accelerate to 100 kilometers per hour and the 850-horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is 2.3 seconds. Work on the hypermarket Owl was conducted from 2014 by several employees of a Japanese consulting company. The public debut of the prototype took place in 2017 at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The feature of Owl was its height - 99 centimeters. The exhibition copy of the supercar was equipped with two electric motors, the total output of which was 435 horsep
Kia Ceed will be transferred to a lightweight platform

Kia Ceed will be transferred to a lightweight platform

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Autobild journalists revealed details about the third-generation Kia Ceed model. The model will not only lose its apostrophe in the title, but will also move to a new lightweight platform. The public debut of the novelty will take place at the Geneva Motor Show this spring. Kia Ceed will be the first model of the brand to be built on the more robust and lightweight K2 platform. It is 25 kilograms lighter than the previously used J4 trolley. The architecture of the suspension thus remains unchanged: McPherson front and multi-lever rear. The dimensions of the new generation hatchback will not be much different from the current cars. The length of Ceed is 4310 millimeters, width - 1800 (+20 millimeters), height - 1447 millimeters (-23). The wheelbase remains unchanged - 2650 millime...
Italdesign will bring to Geneva 610-HP roadster

Italdesign will bring to Geneva 610-HP roadster

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Italian body studio ItalDesign has published a teaser of the open version of the 610-strong supercar Zerouno, presented last year. The premiere of the new model modification will take place in early March at the Geneva Motor Show. Supercar ItalDesign Zerouno is built on one chassis with Audi R8 and Lamborghini Huracan. The body of cars is made of composite materials. In the movement Zerouno is driven by the same 5.2-liter atmospheric unit V10, issuing 610 hp and 560 Nm of torque. Thrust is transmitted to all wheels. Dynamic characteristics of the roadster are not called. For example, the coupe can accelerate from a place to 100 km / h in 3.2 seconds, and its maximum speed is 330 km per hour. The circulation of the original ItalDesign Zerouno was limited to five copies, the pri...
Pininfarina has developed the design of the first Vietnamese cars

Pininfarina has developed the design of the first Vietnamese cars

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The Italian body studio Pininifarina has published design sketches of the new sedan and crossover, which will be the first in the history of Vietnamese cars. The local company Vinfast will manufacture the machines. In total, the Italian studio has created 20 design concepts for future models. Then there was a vote, in which potential customers were asked to choose the most successful options, corresponding to "Vietnamese tastes and world trends". More than 62 thousand people took part in the survey. Judging by the images, the sedan will receive a narrow LED front optics, merging with the radiator grille and a special curved hood. A similar design for the front end will be in the crossover, which also receives plastic protection for the lower body, roof rails and large wheel arche...
2019 Nissan Teana Sedan will debut in March

2019 Nissan Teana Sedan will debut in March

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Nissan company announced the date and place of the premiere of the new four-door sedan Altima, intended for the US. In other markets, the model is known as Teana. The premiere of the new Altima will take place at the Auto Show in New York, which will open its doors for journalists on March 28. The manufacturer positions the four-door sedan as a model for the next generation. Let's note, for the last time Altima of the present generation was seriously renewed in 2015, then it changed its design, the list of equipment was expanded. According to preliminary data, in the exterior of the new sedan will be traced features of the concept Nissan Vmotion 2.0, debuted in January last year. In addition, Altima can get a complex of semi-autonomous driving systems ProPilot, which is now avail...
Porsche Cayenne became part of the interior of the house in The Hague

Porsche Cayenne became part of the interior of the house in The Hague

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A resident of The Hague has put up for sale a four-story townhouse in the living room of which you can park the Porsche Cayenne - the thing is that the owner uses part of the garage as a rest room. The premises with a total area of ​​277 square meters are estimated at 1.6 million euros. The former garage, intended for the storage of four cars, is converted into a room with a dining table and a reading area. The room has a dressing room, a bathroom, a storage room for things and tools, as well as a direct access to the garden in the backyard of the house. The publication Autoblog.nl notes that similar design concepts, when the car becomes part of the interior of the apartment, are encountered more often. For example, in one of the houses in the center of Amsterdam almost in the ki
Subaru announced the premiere of the new station wagon

Subaru announced the premiere of the new station wagon

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The company Subaru has published the first image of its new concept called Viziv Tourer Concept. According to the press service of the Japanese brand, the official premiere of the car will be held at the Geneva Motor Show on March 6. According to Motor1, the prototype will be the harbinger of a new serial station wagon, which will be replaced in the model lineup by the current Levorg. There is no official confirmation of this information yet. On the only available image so far, you can see only the back of the car. The car will be built on a new platform Subaru Global Platform. Other technical characteristics of the machine are kept secret. The name Levorg is made up of three words: a legend, a revolution and a journey (Legacy, Revolution, Touring). The car is completed with a 1....
Ferrari showed on the video of his new supercar

Ferrari showed on the video of his new supercar

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The company Ferrari has published a video of its new supercar - the most hardcore version of the model 488 GTB. The clip, which shows the fragments of coupe design, was placed on the official page of the Italian automaker in Facebook. Supercar Ferrari 488 Special Series will be equipped with an essentially modernized 3.9-liter V8 engine built on the 488th racing version of the engine, which participates in the Ferrari Challenge series. The engine, which will use increased turbines, will produce more than 700 horsepower. Thus, the novelty will become the most powerful in the history of Ferrari car, equipped with an eight-cylinder engine. It is assumed that for the sake of reducing the weight, the use of composite materials will be extended to the car's design. In particular, the h...
The fastest version of the crossover Levante will be presented in the summer

The fastest version of the crossover Levante will be presented in the summer

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The company Maserati, most likely, will present the most powerful and fast version of the crossover Levante in early summer this year, reports Autocar. According to them, the car will receive the GTS prefix in the name and go on sale in August. The main competitors of the novelty will be Porsche Cayenne Turbo and Quattroporte GTS. The publication also spied out spy photos from testing new items in winter conditions. "Charged" crossover will receive a modified front part of the body with enlarged air intakes, another rear bumper, as well as branch pipes of the exhaust system of a different shape. Also, the Maserati Levante GTS will be equipped with a modernized suspension with sport settings, large alloy wheels, and more efficient braking mechanisms. In the cabin of the crossover ...