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Day: April 10, 2018

Media reported the resignation of the head of Volkswagen Matthias Müller

Media reported the resignation of the head of Volkswagen Matthias Müller

News
The decision on the resignation of the head of the German auto concern Volkswagen Matthias Müller can be made already on April 13. His place will probably be occupied by 59-year-old Herbert Dies Concern Volkswagen will soon expect a major change in the composition of senior management. This is reported by Reuters, citing sources within the company. According to them, most likely, the head of the German autoconcern Volkswagen Matthias Muller will leave his post. His place should take Herbert Dies, who is now the chairman of the brand Volkswagen. There is no official confirmation of this information yet. According to sources quoted by The Wall Street Journal, the supervisory board of Volkswagen will discuss the resignation of Matthias Müller already this Friday, April 13. According
New 2018 Ford Focus revealed

New 2018 Ford Focus revealed

Hot News, New Cars, News
Meet the new Ford Focus. One of Britain’s favourite family hatchbacks has been overhauled for 2018 to coincide with the Focus’s 20th anniversary. It’s got a brand-new look, more tech and toys, and more trim options than ever before. With Volkswagen nabbing second place in the UK’s new car registration tables with the Golf last year, and arrivals such as the Kia Ceed and Toyota Auris just around the corner, Ford’s outgoing Focus was falling behind the times. As a result, the firm has retaliated with the fourth-generation Focus, which arrives in the summer with prices from around £20,500. The new Focus, due on sale in July, will come in two bodystyles in the UK: five-door hatchback and estate. A saloon will remain on sale on the Continent. There will be four trim variations and Fo
Earlier than in Europe: China debuted the Ford Focus of the new generation

Earlier than in Europe: China debuted the Ford Focus of the new generation

Hot News, News
The model of the fourth generation was transformed externally and received a new set of security systems. Sedan and hatchback Focus fourth generation debuted in China in a special event. While the model intended only for the Chinese market is presented, the premiere of the global version will be held tonight. However, the outwardly global Focus is unlikely to differ from the Chinese version. Photo novelties published by the publication Autohome. Details on the Chinese version of the model so far, a little, all the data promises to be disclosed on the day of the public premiere (until the Focus was shown only to local journalists), which will be held on April 25 at the Beijing Motor Show. Apparently, the Focus IV has become larger than its predecessor. The design of the model i...
Nissan will bring three electric cars to the motor show in Beijing

Nissan will bring three electric cars to the motor show in Beijing

News
In addition to Leaf second generation and conceptual crossover iMX KURO in Beijing, Nissan will show a mysterious electric car Nissan is going to present three fully electric models in Beijing. So, the public will be shown a concept called iMX KURO. Crossover received two powerful electric motors and an autopilot function. In the unmanned mode, the steering wheel is retracted into the dashboard, and the seats can be reclined. The power reserve of the car is about 600 km. The crossover will also be equipped with a new technology called B2V (Brain-to-Vehicle - from the brain to the car). The system interprets signals coming from the driver's brain to help him in driving. The prototype iMX KURO was previously shown at the Geneva Motor Show. What will differ from it for the crossover...
The date of the premiere of the new Lexus ES became known

The date of the premiere of the new Lexus ES became known

News
The car will become much larger and safer than its predecessor. The novelty will be built on the platform of Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) and will be presented on April 25 Company Lexus will present sedan ES of new generation on a motor show in Pekin on April, 25th. Edition Almuraba has already published the first image of the car, on which the car is presented without camouflage. Judging by the picture, the next generation sedan will receive a new LED optics and another grille. The new ES will be built on the platform of Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA). The car will become noticeably larger than its predecessor. The driver will be available advanced security systems, such as the lane hold function in the lane, blind zone monitoring systems and pedestrian recognition f...
Mazda announced an updated pickup BT-50

Mazda announced an updated pickup BT-50

News
The Australian division of Mazda has distributed a teaser of a restyled truck. The refreshed BT-50 pickup debuts on the Green Continent in May this year. This will be the second update for the current generation model - the first it underwent in 2015. While Mazda has published only one photo of the car, it imprinted a wheel, and even a disk on it - from the old truck. But at the same time the company announced that the model will significantly update the design of the front, plus the list of equipment will be expanded. By the way, the Australian version of the Mazda BT-50 will be refreshed taking into account the preferences of local buyers. The current pickup (second generation) is the "twin" of the Ford Ranger, both models are produced in Thailand and South Africa. In Australia...
Electric sedan Pininfarina will drive1000 kilometers without recharging

Electric sedan Pininfarina will drive1000 kilometers without recharging

Concept Cars, News
The design house Pininfarina will present at the motor show in Beijing two new concept cars, developed in cooperation with the Hong Kong company Hybrid Kinetic Group. One of them will be an electric sedan H500, images of which the studio published in its tweet. Additional information about the novelty is not yet reported. Presumably, technologically H500 will repeat the previous concept cars Pininfarina: in particular, we are talking about the coupe HK GT, equipped with a hybrid power plant with a microturbogenerator. On one charge the sedan will be able to travel up to a thousand kilometers. On the sketch of the interior it is evident that the electric car will receive a digital instrument panel, a central display deployed towards the driver and an additional touchscreen at the ...
Look at the most expensive burnout

Look at the most expensive burnout

News, Video
"Donuts" and bernaut in the empty parking area cost the owner of Bugatti Veyron Mansory Vivere several tens of thousands of dollars. So much is the set of tires for hypercar, the price of which is 2.5 million euros. The video with the race is published on YouTube-channel DailyDrivenExotics. Each tire for Bugatti Veyron will cost the owner about $ 10 thousand. At the same time, the cost of a complete set of wheels including delivery will be $ 150,000, the organizers of the race estimated. From the usual Veyron Mansory Vivere is characterized by a shortened hood, modified bumpers and side skirts, as well as enlarged air ducts on the sides of the body and the original diffuser. Practical all these elements are made of carbon fiber. Hypercar is equipped with wheel discs Mansory, b...
800-hp BMW X6 M has a unique interior

800-hp BMW X6 M has a unique interior

News, Tuning
The car interior design studio Carlex Design has presented its next project based on the BMW X6 crossover. True, in the hands of Polish specialists atelier got already modified by German tuners from Manhart car. But, probably, the owner considered the technical and visual upgrades of the exterior to be inadequate and brought to the car in Carlex. After the work over the interior, he began to match his appearance and sporting character to the car. The main color for the interior was black, and the color of the body, which can also become copper, depending on the lighting. However, to make the car look not so gloomy, it was revived with bright yellow accents on the upholstery of the ceiling, door panels, front panel, steering wheel, center console and seats. For finishing used Alca...