The authors of the YouTube channel Supercars of Austria capture one of the rarest modern hypercars - Apollo Intensa Emozione. The version of the machine called Purple Dragon was noticed on the streets of Monaco. In total, Apollo Automobil plans to build 10 copies of IE, and all of them have already been sold. (more…)
The European version of the crossover Citroen C5 Aircross will debut this week. (more…)
The premiere of the Bugatti Chiron hypercar from the dice will take place on June 1, 2018. You can buy the set for about $ 300 (more…)
Following Ford, Nissan and Infiniti about its refusal to participate in the nearest motor show in Paris, which will open its doors for journalists on October 2, and for the general public on October 4, Volkswagen also announced. It's about the Volkswagen, while Audi, Seat, Skoda and Porsche, members of the VW concern, are still on the list of participants. As VW spokespeople told Automotive News, the refusal to participate is, firstly, unrelated to the fall in attendance of the exhibition, and secondly, does not mean that in 2020 the brand does not rent a stand. (more…)
The video has appeared on the web from the internal tests of the electric crossover Tesla Model X. The video, published by Electrek, shows how the company's specialists are trying unsuccessfully to turn the all-terrain vehicle. Last year, the Tesla Model X was named the safest crossover ever tested by the US National Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The model was the first SUV car to receive five stars in all crash tests. At the same time, the risk of overturning the vehicle with loss of control was estimated by NHTSA specialists at 9.30 percent. For example, for the Lexus RX this figure is 16.4 percent.
Company Peugeot has declared about time suspension of manufacture of "charged" hatchback 308 GTi. Prior to the beginning of October, the specialists of the brand are to modernize the 1.6-liter turbo engine taking into account the new requirements to the level of emissions of harmful substances and fuel consumption (WLTP), which will take effect on September 1. (more…)
Mass appearance on the roads of cars with automatic control systems in the US will bring the advertising market an additional income, which will amount to hundreds billions dollars annually. This conclusion was reached by experts of the financial holding company UBS, QZ reports. (more…)
The authors of the YouTube channel Car Throttle showed how a car with a mileage of 695 thousand kilometers can look if it is correctly and timely serviced. As an example, they took the diesel Skoda Octavia, which was completely inspected in the technical center of Volks Techniks. (more…)
Italian auction house Aste Bolaffi will put up for auction in Milan, more than 50 classic and collection cars. Among them - the prototype Bertone Nuccio, existing in a single copy, built in honor of the 100th anniversary of the famous body studio. For the car plans to raise 280-320 thousand euros - six times less than the initial price. Public debut Bertone Nuccio was held at the Geneva Motor Show in 2012. The mid-engine sports car, made in the style of prototypes of the firm of the 70s, is built on the basis of the Ferrari F430 and is equipped with a 4.3-liter V8 engine with a capacity of 480 horsepower. According to the chief designer of Bertone Mike Robinson, when creating Nuccio, he was looking for inspiration in the legendary Lancia Stratos Zero. The construction of the car took...