2012 BMW 1-Series M Coupe

2012 BMW 1-Series M Coupe

The Bavarian maker tries its best to convince us about the similarities between the original 1988 M3 E30 and its most recent creation to wear the coveted M badge, the new BMW 1-Series M Coupe was finally revealed to the world today in Valencia Orange Metallic color. It is the smallest and most economically priced model of the M family is based on the 135i Coupe. But, it is 0.2 inches (5mm) longer, 2.1 inches (53mm) wider, 0.5 inches (13mm) taller than its 135i sibling, while it tips the scales at 1,495kg DIN (3,296 lbs), meaning it weighs 35kg (77 lbs,) less. BMW says the weight distribution is almost perfect at (51.7/48.3). Under the bonnet, there are includes Z4 35iS’ 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged straight-six, which produces 335-horsepower at 5,900 rpm, with the redline set at 7,000 rpm. There’s also 332 lb-ft (450 Nm) of torque available from 1,500 rpm to 4,500 rpm, while an overboost function briefly increases this by another 37 lb-ft...
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2012 Honda Fit Sport

2012 Honda Fit Sport

2012 Honda Fit Sport comes with style strengths exterior and interior with added new features. It has large interior and cargo volume of a relatively larger vehicle. Honda Fit Sport’s interior receive newly designed console-mounted center beverage holders along with console ambient lighting, which provide easier access and greater stability. All models also receive added sound insulation measures in the floor, front fenders and A-pillars, plus thicker front corner-window glass, to help create a quieter, more-refined cabin environment. In addition, Honda Fit Sport provides the lowest, flattest cargo floor and the most cargo volume of 57.3 cu-ft. Honda Fit Sport Honda Fit Sport match with urban areas and fit in small parking spaces. The new Honda Fit Sport is available Blue Raspberry Metallic and Orangeburst Metallic. Interior is enhanced with dark metallic dashboard components for a unified color theme (replacing the previous gray and black theme). Honda Fit Sport receives additional chrome accents around instrument displays. The new design’s exterior of 2012 Honda...
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2012 Land Rover Defender

2012 Land Rover Defender

The new 2012 model year Land Rover Defender gets new update with a new turbo diesel engine and the introduction of two new option packages.The most important change of course is the new, EU5 compliant, 2.2-liter turbo diesel engine that replaces the EU4 2.4-litre oil-burner found in the 2011MY Defender. Land Rover Defendersales begin in November with prices starting from £20,995 on the road for UK. 2012 Land Rover Defender support by the new four-cylinder diesel delivers the same power and torque as the outgoing unit with 122PS at 3,500rpm and torque, 360Nm (265.5 lb-ft) at 2,000rpm. The new model more frugal and delivers lower levels of the regulated emissions, NOx, CO and HC than its predecessor, thanks to a diesel particulate filter (DPF). Automaker claimed that the Land Rover Defender contain CO2 emissions on the combined cycle are consistent at 266g/km for the 90 and 295g/km for the 110 and 130 models. The LR Defender offer two new optional packages, including: Comfort...
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2012 Opel Insignia

2012 Opel Insignia

2012 Opel Insignia will roll out the new engine options to all markets across Europe. The car will make its first public appearance at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The new model Opel Insignia gets some upgrade that include the broader availability of the 1.4-liter and 2.0-liter turbocharged gasoline engines in more markets across Europe and new technology systems. That means that Opel Insignia will roll out the new engine options to all markets across Europe with the 2012 Insignia. Starting from the 250HP (184kW) 2.0-liter Turbo accelerates the Insignia 4×4 from zero to 100km/h) in 7.5 seconds and on to an electronically limited top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph). It consumes 8.9 lt/100 km (26.4mpg US) on average with CO2 emissions of 209g/km. It result the 220HP 2.0-liter Turbo Opel Insignia with front-wheel drive and six-speed manual transmission, with a start/stop system, aerodynamic underbody paneling and rolling-resistance-optimized tires, all of which will help reduce fuel consumption by 0.5 to 7.6 liters...
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2012 Toyota RAV4

2012 Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4 will be working by Tesla’s help, the Electric Vehicle will build at Toyota’s plant in Woodstock, Ontario. “The Tesla-Toyota joint development team has agreed that building the vehicle at the Woodstock plant on the same line as the gasoline-powered RAV4, will streamline and simplify the production process and guarantee the highest level of quality control,” said Ray Tanguay. Tesla supply full electric powertrain to Toyota RAV4, includes the battery, motor, gearbox and all associated electronics. The lithium-ion battery pack powered RAV4 EV is capable of traveling close to 100 miles on a single charge. Toyota said that the RAV4 EV will be sold through its U.S. dealerships with information on the precise launch date and pricing to be announced at “a later time”. ...
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2012 Brabus Mercedes-Benz SLK

2012 Brabus Mercedes-Benz SLK

2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK gets styling by Brabus, which offer customization sporty-elegant design roadster an even more thrilling appearance. The two Brabus front spoiler lips that attach on the left and right side of the production apron and the striking bezels for the daytime running lights lend the SLK a more striking nose. Brabus Mercedes-Benz SLK is available kit an increase of 26-horsepower and an additional 30Nm (22 lb-ft) of peak torque for the SLK 200 BlueEFFICIENCY. There are two available performance packages for the SLK 250 BlueEFFICIENCY. The first kit bumps output from 204HP to 230HP, while the second package lifts output to 240-horses and 370Nm (273 lb-ft) for a 0-100km/h (62mph) sprint time of 6.2 seconds and a top speed of 248km/h (154mph). Brabus offers a variety of Brabus Mercedes-Benz SLK‘s interior upgrades ranging from high-gloss polished stainless-steel scuff plates and aluminum foot pedals and shifter to bespoke leather treatments. The Mercedes-Benz SLK with two-seater model’s ride height by some 30 mm...
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2013 Cadillac XTS

2013 Cadillac XTS

The new model Cadillac XTS production model will be revealed in the coming months – obviously either in LA this November or Detroit in January 2012. The car based on last year’s Cadillac XTS Platinum concept study. Automaker hope that the Cadillac XTSwill compete against the best. 2013 Cadillac XTS will be manufactured at the Oshawa Assembly Plant in Ontario, Canada, with GM saying it will invest $117 million to prepare the facility and at the same time, “create or retain” 400 jobs on the Flex Line. The company said “It takes a new, modern approach to the large luxury sedan, combining high-tech electronics and engaging driving dynamics in a car that is also elegant and spacious.” ...
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2012 Infiniti FX35

2012 Infiniti FX35

Limited Edition Infiniti FX35 AWD features an available exclusive Iridium Blue exterior color, 21-inch 10-spoke aluminum-alloy graphite finish wheels with P265/45R21 V-rated all-season tires, dark tinted headlights with Adaptive Front lighting System (AFS) and auto-leveling, and dark tinted side air vents and lower door trim. The 2012 Infiniti FX35 will go on sale in the U.S. in October. The FX35 Limited Edition features include aluminum roof rails and roof rail crossbars with graphite finish, aluminum pedals, graphite floor mats with unique blue piping, Infiniti Hard Drive Navigation System, Around View® Monitor (AVM) and much more. The Infiniti FX trim models are now offered with standard heated front seats, while other enhancements include a new exterior color (Graphite Shadow replaces Platinum Graphite); a new 20-inch wheel design for the FX35 Deluxe Touring Package; the addition of Adaptive Front lighting System (AFS) to the FX50 Sport Package, and a shift of the quilted leather climate-controlled front seats to the FX35 Deluxe Touring Package from...
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2013 Mazda CX-5

2013 Mazda CX-5

Mazda CX-5 compact crossover SUV with SKYACTIV Technology will hold the world premiere at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show (September 13-25, 2011). Developed around the full range of SKYACTIV Technology — including all-new Mazda gasoline and diesel engines, manual and automatic transmissions, body and chassis. The Mazda CX-5 will comes to global markets from early 2012. As 2013MY, Mazda CX-5 showcase new unique theme ‘KODO – Soul of Motion’ include a prominent new front view with a bolder family face and dynamic styling that conveys a strong sense of vitality and agility. Mazda CX-5 European specification with SKYACTIV-G 2.0 gasoline engine and SKYACTIV-D 2.2 diesel engine available in Standard Power and High Power versions. Each engine has a record-breaking compression ratio of 14:1 for ideal efficiency. Mazda focused on achieving exceptional environmental performance for a compact SUV and targeted CO2 emissions of less than 120g/km for the SKYACTIV-D 2.2 engine model....
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2011 Honda CR-V Concept

2011 Honda CR-V Concept

The new Honda Concept is fourth-generation CR-V, called Honda CR-V Concept. The car set to go on sale in the United States by the end of 2012. Beside feature a more fuel-efficient engine, the car also gets new exterior styling and all-new interior with a more accommodating and spacious design with a lower cargo floor. Honda CR-V Concept comes with a more three-dimensional style that wraps further into the design of the vehicle. The CR-V is sold globally in more than 160 countries throughout North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Africa. In the U.S., CR-V is manufactured in Ohio at the East Liberty Auto Plant of Honda of America Manufacturing, Inc., using domestic and globally sourced parts. The East Liberty Auto Plant earned a Silver Award for outstanding quality in the recently released J.D. Power 2011 Initial Quality Study. The 2011 CR-V Concept will be on display at the Orange County International Auto Show in Anaheim, California, in September 2011. 2011...
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