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Day: April 17, 2018

Tesla will stop the release of Model 3

Tesla will stop the release of Model 3

News
Tesla for the last week of March collected about 2 thousand copies of Model 3. After modernization, the company expects to produce up to 5 thousand electric cars a week Tesla decided to suspend the release of its electric cars Model 3. The company took such a step in order to improve the performance of the conveyor. Tesla plans to stop the line for several days, reports The New York Times. The American company admitted that the release of the new Model 3 model is still behind the forecasts. So, Tesla for the last week of March collected about 2 thousand copies of Model 3. After modernization, the company expects to produce up to 5 thousand electric cars a week. It is projected that this will happen by the end of the second quarter of 2018. Prior to this, Tesla's managers consi...
Mercedes-Maybach showed the interior of a luxury concept car

Mercedes-Maybach showed the interior of a luxury concept car

Concept Cars, News
A new concept car called Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury will be presented at the Auto Show in Beijing in late April The company Mercedes-Maybach published a teaser image, which shows the salon of a new concept car called Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury. The premiere of the car will take place on a motor show in Beijing in the end of April. According to Motor1, we can talk about a new luxury crossover. Perhaps, the serial version of the prototype will become the Maybach version of the next-generation GLS. The car will receive four separate armchairs, floating the central console, and also furnish of salon gold and a white skin. Also, the prototype will receive three touch screens. The serial version of the car can make its debut in November at the Auto Show in Los...
Kia will present a sports modification of Ceed in 2019

Kia will present a sports modification of Ceed in 2019

News, Rumors
Company Kia will prepare a sports modification of the new hatchback Ceed. The car will receive a prefix in the GT name and will be presented next year. Most likely, the debut of the car will take place in March at the Geneva Motor Show. According to Motor1, the novelty will get a 1.6-liter gasoline engine with a turbocharger. The power of the unit will be 200 hp. Also, Kia will launch a new version of the third-generation Ceed model, which will receive a body of the "Shooting Brake" type. The premiere of this car will be held in autumn at the Paris Motor Show. A prototype of this model was shown in September last year at the motor show in Frankfurt. The concept car, called the Proceed, was created in the European design studio Kia. The developers themselves call the concept "an elon...
TopCar showed another Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Inferno

TopCar showed another Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S Inferno

News, Tuning
The crossover of the German brand was dressed in a tuning kit by Inferno from the Russian studio TopCar Design. A similar styling package is also available for the GLE Coupe and GLC Coupe. The kit includes front and rear bumpers, upgraded wings, new side skirts, a special grille, a fully carbon bonnet and rear diffuser, and a set of wheels. This particular instance of shod in 22-inch wheels, and the body painted in lilac color, borrowed from the colors of Porsche. A similar color was chosen for the theme of interior decoration. The latter uses a combined finish of lilac quilted leather nappa and black with lilac stitching, and carbon accents. About technical upgrades of the crossover nothing is reported. Stock version of the AMG GLE 63 S is equipped with a biturbo V8 M157 with ca...
BMW will massively print parts on a 3D printer

BMW will massively print parts on a 3D printer

News
In the press service, the company reports that 3D printing will be used to produce the hybrid sport car i8 Roadster, and the company is going to use this technology to manufacture more than several thousand not only plastic but also metal parts. Investments in infrastructure for the development of 3D printing technologies cost BMW 12.3 million US dollars, the production center will be located in the north of Munich. According to Jens Ertel, who has been appointed head of the center for the development of the 3D printing center, BMW intends to integrate the technologies closer into the chain, which will simplify production cycles and facilitate the creation of special versions of various models for different states. BMW is not the first to pay close attention to this technology. I...