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Day: February 27, 2018

Rolls-Royce has announced a limited series Ghost

Rolls-Royce has announced a limited series Ghost

News
The circulation of the special series dedicated to the anniversary of the model Silver Ghost 1907, will be 35 units. The British manufacturer announced the revival of the Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost model this year. The company plans to release a Bespoke collection of 35 Ghost cars in honor of the Silver Ghost in 1907. Work on the original Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost began in 1904 with the joint efforts of Charles Rolls, Claude Johnson and Sir Henry Royce. The car was ready in 1907 and passed a record test run of 14,371 miles without breakage. The cars from the Silver Ghost Collection will have a number of features. To make a figure of the "Spirit of Ecstasy", decorating the hood of every Rolls-Royce since 1911, sterling silver will be used, and on the basis of each will be stamped ...
The new unmanned concept of Volkswagen will teach how to create holograms

The new unmanned concept of Volkswagen will teach how to create holograms

News, Video
Volkswagen company has published a new teaser video of the new concept, which will be presented at the Geneva Motor Show. Most likely, we are talking about an autonomous electric car called I.D. Vizzion. Judging by the video, the novelty will receive a multimedia system capable of creating three-dimensional holograms in the cabin of the car. The novelty will be deprived of the steering wheel and pedals. The functions of the car can be controlled using voice and gestures. The overall length of the electric car, designed to demonstrate the design direction of the future cars of the German concern, will be 5.11 meters. Volkswagen I.D. Vizzion will be equipped with an electric unit that produces 225 kW (306 horsepower). The maximum speed of the car will be 180 km per hour. A set of l...
New Audi A6 revealed before the official premiere

New Audi A6 revealed before the official premiere

Hot News, News
In the web there were pictures of the sedan Audi A6 of the next generation. The model was published by a participant of the Worldscoop forum under the Romano_A7 nickname. The public debut of the novelty will be held on March 6 at the Geneva Motor Show. The design of the new Audi A6 will be made in the style of the latest models of the brand: A7 and the flagship A8 sedan. In particular, from the latter, he will receive a chrome plank connecting the rear lights, as well as the headlamps with integrated navigation light strips. Audi A6 current generation is produced from 2011. The restyling version of the model was introduced in April 2016. The car slightly changed the design of the front and rear parts of the body, and also expanded the list of equipment.
The serial version of the new Acura RDX was first noticed on the tests

The serial version of the new Acura RDX was first noticed on the tests

News, Spy Shots
The company Acura brought to test the serial version of the crossover RDX new generation. Spy photos from the tests were laid out by the publication Motor1. According to them, sales of new items will begin this summer. Judging by the pictures, the design of the serial crossover, as promised in the company, will not practically differ from the prototype of the same name, which was presented at the last motor show in Detroit. RDX next generation will receive a new grille, more air intakes and LED optics. In general, the exterior of the car received features of the prototype Precision, which was presented in 2016. The interior of the future crossover has not been published yet. According to preliminary data, a large touch screen will appear in the passenger compartment, and the driv...
Seats will learn to recognize music

Seats will learn to recognize music

News
Seat was the first manufacturer to integrate a popular music search application into their cars, Shazam. Service will start from April this year and will be available through special applications for the Android Auto platform. Simultaneously with the provision of personalized services, the brand intends to develop projects in the field of "future mobility". For this, inside the holding, along with Cupra, a new company will appear - XMOBA. It will study prospective trends and business models, as well as investing in projects related to solutions in the field of mobility. The first projects of XMOBA will be the platform justmoove, which allows you to pay for parking, travel on toll roads and refueling, and the Respiro carsharing service. Seat also intends to become a party to the i...
Giorgetto Giugiaro will bring to Geneva a concept electric car

Giorgetto Giugiaro will bring to Geneva a concept electric car

Concept Cars, News
The company GFG Style, which belongs to the famous designer Giorgetto Giugiaro and his son Fabrizio, will present at the Geneva Motor Show a concept electric car called Sybilla. As reported by Automotive News, the car will be distinguished by an avant-garde design with retro effects. Also involved in the project was the Chinese company Envision, which was responsible for creating the power plant of the machine. Design Sybilla will resemble the Chevrolet Testudo, over the appearance of which Giugiaro worked as early as the 1960s. The length of the machine is more than 5000 mm, and the height is 1480 mm. The car will have no front windows. Also the novelty will be equipped with a sliding windshield and doors in the style of "seagull's wings". The power unit of the concept will incl...
Hyundai Kona Electric revealed ahead of Geneva debut

Hyundai Kona Electric revealed ahead of Geneva debut

Hot News, New Cars, News
Hyundai has issued the first pictures and details of the all-electric version of its Kona small SUV, ahead of the car’s debut at the Geneva Motor Show. Called Kona Electric, the new model potentially offers the Korean manufacturer a USP against conventionally powered rivals like the SEAT Arona and Citroen C3 Aircross. The car sits 15mm higher than petrol-powered editions, but features a number of exterior styling cues to highlight its lack of a combustion engine; there’s a sleeker front grille area that incorporates a flap to cover the charging socket beside the Hyundai badge, for example. Inside, the Kona Electric looks more like its regular stablemates, although there is a different centre console incorporating the controls for the car’s shift-by-wire system. As standard the ca
Updated 2019 Kia Optima Sportswagon gets two new engines

Updated 2019 Kia Optima Sportswagon gets two new engines

Hot News, New Cars, News
A refreshed Optima will be one of Kia’s big introductions at the Geneva Motor Show, and it will take pride of place on the Korean brand’s stand alongside the all-new Ceed hatchback. It’s due on sale across Europe in the third quarter of 2018, with a revised exterior and interior design, new powertrain options, and Kia’s latest driver assistance systems. Again, both saloon and Sportswagon estates will be available. The car’s front bumper has been modified with larger side air intakes and new horizontal fog lamps, while the trademark ‘tiger-nose’ grille now features a new bright chrome finish. A slight rethink with the headlights, introducing a new lighting signature, rounds off the refreshed face, while the taillights are new LED units, too. A new paint colour – Runaway Red – has be
Mazda3 received a carbon styling from Boxza Racing

Mazda3 received a carbon styling from Boxza Racing

News, Tuning
Unknown earlier Asian tuning company Boxza Racing demonstrated its latest project - hatchback Mazda3 with a carbon aerodynamic body kit. The appearance of the hatchback Mazda3 was completely changed, first of all, by installing an unpainted hood of carbon fiber with an air intake hole in the center. The tuner also used a whole set of new body elements. Among them, we can note a new front bumper with a wide splitter, a radiator grille, carbon front fenders with air ducts, side skirts, a rear bumper Mad Project with an increased diffuser and a rear wing on the trunk door. A portion of the carbon also fell into the engine compartment. It is made of a decorative cover for the engine and a protective cover for the air filter. Also in the photos it is seen that the car is most likely e...
The design of the most affordable crossover Lexus

The design of the most affordable crossover Lexus

News, Video
The public premiere of the new Lexus will take place on March 6 this year as part of the Geneva Motor Show. The exterior design of the UX crossover crossover is made on the basis of the eponymous concept presented in 2016, but the interior was made in the style of other latest models of the brand. Technical characteristics of the cross are not disclosed yet. At the same time, the company wilted that the SUV is built on a completely new platform. Compact Lexus UX will be the most affordable crossover in the line of the brand. Recall, the role of SUV "initial" level while playing Lexus NX. In addition, in the global market a new SUV is designed to partially replace the failed on the market hybrid hatchback Lexus CT 200h. It is expected that the new Lexus will be offered with a two-...