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Domanig added to Mercedes-AMG GT R almost 200 hp

Domanig added to Mercedes-AMG GT R almost 200 hp

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Firm Domanig Autodesign has presented the new project GTR, based on the top version of sports coupe - Mercedes-AMG GT R. Development was carried out together with other tuning studio - IMSA. First of all, the tuners replaced the stock turbochargers of the four-liter V8 M178 engine for larger ones, upgraded the exhaust system, installed a sports air filter and an additional radiator. The modifications made by the specialists led to an increase in the output of the biturbo, which in the factory version gives out on the Mercedes-AMG GT R 577 hp and 700 Nm, up to 769 hp and 960 Nm of torque. To achieve such indicators, changes were made to the control electronics of the engine and transmission, so that the latter could cope with a significantly increased thrust. Forced tuners sports ...
Lineup Alpina joins the cross of the BMW X4

Lineup Alpina joins the cross of the BMW X4

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The head of Alpina Burkard Bovenzipen did not dare to add a crossover to the lineup for a long time, but the Alpina XD3 (BMW X3) model became successful. Now the family of brand crosses is supplemented by Alpina XD4 based on BMW X4. Although the new generation BMW X4 was introduced only a month ago, XD4 should not be considered a "raw" product. Unlike most of the firms specializing in tuning, Alpina works as a manufacturer, engages in engineering, which includes a serious test base with engine stands and cooperates with BMW in third-party projects. Due to what, access to X4 in the process of developing XD4 from Alpina was in advance. Note, Alpina XD4 and XD3 are similar in technical terms. In the engine compartment of a novelty there is a turbodiesel in capacity of 3.0 liters, bo...
GM and SAIC introduces a new crossover on the market

GM and SAIC introduces a new crossover on the market

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The Baojun brand was established in 2010 by the concerns of General Motors and SAIC specifically for the Chinese market. In 2017 in the Celestial began selling compact "parketnik" Baojun 510, which not only became the best seller of the brand, but also took second place in the overall ranking of the most popular SUV Celestial: 358 877 cars sold in 2017! Ahead only Haval H6 (505 944 pieces). The new cross Baojun 530 should further strengthen the brand's position. "Five hundred and thirty", in fact, is a "stretched" version of the Baojun 510. The length of the novelty is 4 655 mm, width - 1,835 mm, height - 1,760 mm, wheelbase - 2,750 mm. In comparison, the dimensions of the Baojun 510: 4 220/1 740/1 615 mm, wheelbase - 2,550 mm. By the way, both crossover are available only with a fi...
Toyota developed a luxury version for the Fortuner SUV

Toyota developed a luxury version for the Fortuner SUV

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A new modification of the frame SUV was announced for the Argentinean market. In the near future in Argentina, the country will begin selling a new top version, which was named Diamond. The brochure devoted to the novelty was at the disposal of the local edition of Autoblog. On the front bumper of Toyota SW4 Diamond there is a protective lining, the name of the model appeared on the radiator grille. The new version also received 18-inch wheels exclusive design. Armchairs and cards of the top Japanese doors are upholstered in cream-colored skin, the interior has decorative inserts of copper hue. Front seats - with ventilation. The list of equipment included a JBL audio system with ten speakers and a subwoofer. In Argentina, the Toyota SW4 is only available with all-wheel drive ...
Kahn launches a new six-wheel version of Land Rover Defender

Kahn launches a new six-wheel version of Land Rover Defender

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Inside the huge saloon, nine seats were placed, including the driver's seat. They are all lined with expensive leather and cloth. Tuning studio Kahn Design presented at the international auto show in Geneva the next iteration of the six-wheel variant Land Rover Defender - Flying Huntsman 6X6 Civilian Carrier. The novelty is a closed version of the six-wheel pick-up Flying Huntsman 110, introduced in 2015. The British tuner did not provide information about the used engine for the Civilian Carrier. However, the six-wheel pickup in its top version was equipped with a 6.2-liter V8 LS3 engine from the Chevrolet Corvette and the previous generation Camaro SS. Engine power is 430 horsepower. Judging by the published photos, the car has a six-speed manual gearbox. Also, the manufactu...
Chevrolet introduced the new Silverado HD trucks

Chevrolet introduced the new Silverado HD trucks

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The premiere of trucks of the fourth, fifth and sixth grades took place on the show of NTEA car workers in Indianapolis. At the auto show debuted model Chevrolet Silverado 4500HD, 5500HD and 6500HD, built on a completely new platform, whose name is not yet disclosed. It is also unknown whether a cross-platform model under the GMC brand will be released. Expanding the line of Silverado, General Motors returns to the segment of cargo chassis with cabs, which left in 2009, when the production of Chevrolet Kodiak and GMC TopKick was discontinued. The new Chevrolet trucks will compete with the Ford F-450 / F-550 and F-650 / F-750, as well as the RAM 4500/5500 Tradesman. The new trucks revised the design of the front, which increased visibility for the driver and, consequently, increas...
In the Honda lineup there was another SUV

In the Honda lineup there was another SUV

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At the Geneva Motor Show, the premiere of the cross-version of the restyled Jazz compact was held. "All-road" modification was called X-Road, it is designed for the European market. On the wheel arches of the novelty are protective black lining, on the doors - moldings of the same color, on the bumpers - silver inserts. The car "stands" on 16-inch wheels. In the cabin there are no differences from the standard "five-door", except that branded carpets have been added. Like the usual model, the Honda Jazz X-Road is equipped with a petrol four-cylinder engine with a power of 103 hp, which works in tandem with a six-speed manual gearbox or variator. The timing of the launch of cross-version sales has not yet been announced. Recall, the European Jazz was updated last year. The mode...
Kia showed the design of the new Quoris

Kia showed the design of the new Quoris

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Company Kia has published design sketches of the flagship sedan K900 of the next generation. The public premiere of the novelty will be held in late March at a motor show in New York. A distinctive feature of the sedan will be a massive radiator grille made in the original concept of "Tiger's Nose", consisting of 176 individual elements. In addition, Quoris will receive tail lights and exhaust pipes with a chrome trim. As previously reported, engineers and designers of the South Korean brand will try to turn the next Quoris into a more luxurious car, so that it could approach the Audi A8, Mercedes-Benz S-Class and BMW 7-Series. The new Kia Quoris, unlike its predecessor, will be available with both rear and four-wheel drive. The line of engines will include the previous 3.8-li...
Ferrari 488 became lighter and more powerful

Ferrari 488 became lighter and more powerful

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Ferrari introduced the most extreme version of the model 488. The novelty was called Pista, which in Italian means "track", and was shown to the public at the Geneva Motor Show. Direct orders for the car start in the near future. The prices for the car will start from 283 397 euros. Ferrari 488 Pista received a significantly upgraded 3.9-liter V8 engine with two turbines. The power of the unit is 720 hp. and 770 Nm of torque. That's 5o hp. and 10 Nm more than the standard 488. Thus, the novelty will become the most powerful in the history of Ferrari car, equipped with an eight-cylinder engine. Yes 100 km / h two-door sports car accelerates in 2.85 seconds. Mark the 200 km / h machine can reach in 7.6 seconds. The maximum speed of a charged sports car is 340 km per hour. The we...
Jaguar built a unique 34-year-old XJ for the drummer Iron Maiden

Jaguar built a unique 34-year-old XJ for the drummer Iron Maiden

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At the Geneva Motor Show, the premiere of the Jaguar XJ, which was built by Jaguar Classic for the drummer of the Iron Maiden group, Niko McBrane, was held. The car, which became part of the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the model, received original stylistic decisions and a "musical" name - the Greatest Hits. Restomod built on the basis of model XJ6 of the sample of 1984. The modification of the body, cabin, power plant and suspension took 3500 hours, and 4000 new parts and components. In particular, Jaguar received a new front and rear bumper, wings, thresholds, adjustable suspension, LED lights, door handles and side mirrors from the XJ Series II, seats with a new profile, a modern multimedia system with a touchscreen display and a new air conditioner. At the same tim...