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Mercedes-Benz tested the electric crossover EQC in the cold

Mercedes-Benz tested the electric crossover EQC in the cold

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At the Geneva Motor Show, which will open as early as next week, Mercedes-Benz is going to present a fully electric crossover EQC. On the eve of the official presentation of the car, the company conducted the final tests of its pre-series prototype. The tests took place in Lapland, where the temperature is -35 degrees Celsius not uncommon. At Mercedes-Benz in this region there is a specialized base in Aryehlug, on which the car overcame steep ascents and descents, its stabilization systems were tested on coatings with different coefficient of adhesion. In total, the crossover passed about 500 tests, and the Germans paid special attention to the operation of its batteries in conditions of launch in cold weather. Special tests of the climate control of the car were also conducted, ...
Volvo boss has unveiled the prototype of the new generation S60 sedan

Volvo boss has unveiled the prototype of the new generation S60 sedan

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Volvo continues to actively work on the new generation of the S60 sedan, and to warm up interest in it, the company decided to show a photograph of the test prototype. The picture with the new S60 was published on its Twitter by Volvo CEO Hakan Samuelson. Judging by the picture, the front of the new S60 almost completely repeats the V60 estate, which was introduced a few days ago, but the disks of the cars are still fundamentally different. The new S60 is built on the basis of the modular SPA platform, which debuted for several years on the XC90 crossover. Later, on its basis, new generation of models S90, V90, V90 Cross Country, XC60 and V60 were created. A key feature of the SPA architecture is the possibility of installing only four-cylinder engines and the use of strong and h...
New Volkswagen Touareg showed on the video

New Volkswagen Touareg showed on the video

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The company Volkswagen has published a video clip of the third generation Touareg SUV. In the video, most of the body of the car is still hidden by camouflage - only the doors and part of the lighting equipment are visible. Completely the design of the model will be revealed at the end of March at the motor show in Beijing. In early February, the German manufacturer showed a sketch of the new Tuareg, where you can see the details of the design of the model. At the same time last year, the exterior of the SUV declassified photoshooters - the car was filmed without camouflage during the filming of official promotional materials. New Volkswagen Tuareg built on the same modular platform MLB Evo, as Audi Q7, Bentley Bentayaga and Lamborghini Urus. The model will be offered with gasoli...
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

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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...
Leaked photos of the fastest crossover Seat Ateca Cupra

Leaked photos of the fastest crossover Seat Ateca Cupra

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Sport version of the crossover Seat Ateca will receive a 300-hp turbo engine and will be produced under the sub-branded Cupra. On the Internet there were the first images of the charged version of the crossover Seat Ateca, the premiere of which will be held at the Geneva Motor Show, where they will also show the new seven-seat SUV company - Seat Tarraco. The pictures are published on the MQB-Coding page on Facebook. The fastest crossover Seat will be produced under the subbrand Cupra, which was created specifically for sports modifications of Spanish brand cars. Externally, it will differ from the standard crossover by an aggressive aerodynamic body kit, large wheels and twin exhaust system nozzles. Ateca Cupra will be equipped with a two-liter petrol 4-cylinder turbo engine w...
Renault brought to test the “car of the future”

Renault brought to test the “car of the future”

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Photo shooters managed to shoot a new futuristic concept Renault on the streets of Barcelona. Pictures from the tests were posted on the CocheSpias forum. According to Carscoops, the public premiere of the prototype will be held at the Geneva Motor Show. Judging by the photos, the driver was absent in the interior of the novelty when the car was moving. The operator is controlled by a special operator. Most likely, the concept is driven by an electric power plant. The car lacks the usual side doors, their place was taken by special transparent panels. According to unofficial data, the prototype is designed to show the future development of the brand design. However, according to Le Blog, it can only be a prototype that was created for the filming in the film. Earlier, Renault sho...
First photos of Peugeot 508 of new generation published

First photos of Peugeot 508 of new generation published

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Photo-shooters managed to shoot a Peugeot 508 sedan of a new generation. The pictures were published on Peugeot Heritage page on Facebook. In the photos the car is presented without camouflage. Judging by the pictures, the novelty will receive a design in the style of the Instinct concept. New 2019 Peugeot 508 will be equipped with other bumpers, LED optics and sport exhaust system. The car will receive a special interior of i-Cockpit of the second generation, which is already used on crossovers 3008 and 5008. A distinctive feature of the interior of the novelty will be a fully digital instrument panel. The car will be built on the EMP2 platform. According to unofficial data, the 1.2-liter petrol turbo engine will enter the engine's range. Also, customers will be offered 1.6 and ...
New Bentley Continental GT Convertible tested in winter conditions

New Bentley Continental GT Convertible tested in winter conditions

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Photo-shooters managed to shoot a sports car Continental GT of a new generation with an open top. Spy pictures of cars were laid out by the publication Motor1. The premiere of the car should take place in the near future. With the exception of the soft roof, the Convertible Continental GT looks like it will repeat the coupe of the same name. The design of the novelty will receive features of the concept Bentley's EXP 10 Speed ​​6, which was presented in 2015 at the Geneva Motor Show. The car will get a new bumper, another hood, massive wheel arches, a modified optics and a new exhaust system with large spigots. The novelty will be built on the modular MSB platform. The car will receive a 6.0-liter petrol engine W12. The unit's capacity is 626 horsepower. However, the acceleration
Kia Ceed will be transferred to a lightweight platform

Kia Ceed will be transferred to a lightweight platform

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Autobild journalists revealed details about the third-generation Kia Ceed model. The model will not only lose its apostrophe in the title, but will also move to a new lightweight platform. The public debut of the novelty will take place at the Geneva Motor Show this spring. Kia Ceed will be the first model of the brand to be built on the more robust and lightweight K2 platform. It is 25 kilograms lighter than the previously used J4 trolley. The architecture of the suspension thus remains unchanged: McPherson front and multi-lever rear. The dimensions of the new generation hatchback will not be much different from the current cars. The length of Ceed is 4310 millimeters, width - 1800 (+20 millimeters), height - 1447 millimeters (-23). The wheelbase remains unchanged - 2650 millime...
Hyundai has started testing a 275-strong fastback

Hyundai has started testing a 275-strong fastback

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Hyundai began road tests of the charged version of the fastest i30, which will receive a prefix N in the name. The first spy photos of new items published by Autoevolution. From the standard car debuting last summer, the N-modification will feature a new suspension, reinforced braking mechanisms and aerodynamic body kit. In particular, it will include side skirts and a rear diffuser with a red stripe. In addition, the sports fastback will receive another radiator grille and twin exhaust pipes. The novelty will be equipped with a two-liter supercharging unit, which is installed on a hot-hatch Hyundai i30 N, where it develops 275 horsepower. Such a motor, working in tandem with a six-speed manual transmission, allows the hatchback to accelerate from place to 100 km/h in six seconds...