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Official: Jaguar C-X75 Concept Will Be Produced In 2013

Jaguar has confirmed that the C-X75 superb concept that has made its debut in 2010 at the Paris Motor Show, has received the green light for series production hybrid market and will reach the end of 2013. The new Jaguar supercar, which still keeps the name C-X75 concept is developed and built in partnership with Williams F1 team and the Indians from Tata Motors, a company that now owns Jaguar...

Porsche Cayman S Black Edition, More Power And More Features

Next version after the Cayman S Cayman S Black Edition. Since July 2011, bring to market a new Porsche coupe central engine in a limited edition of just 500 units with more power and special facilities. Porsche Cayman S Black Edition is powered by a 3.4-liter six-cylinder engine that develops 330 hp (10 hp to the basic version) at 7400 rpm and 370 Nm at 4750 rpm. The increased power during...

Volkswagen Polo R WRC Enters The Race In 2013

Volkswagen has officially announced that from 2013 races will participate in its WRC team will lead a model based on the Volkswagen Polo Polo R. R WRC will have a 300 hp 1.6 TDI four-wheel drive. In front of 200 journalists, Ulrich Hackenberg, head of Volkswagen's Polo R concept unveiled WRC car will compete with Volkswagen since 2013. "Now almost two years, in May 2009, the latest Polo model was...

Opel Corsa OPC "Nürburgring Edition", Limited Edition Of 500 Units

Opel sporty OPC family today is still seducing a new member. Small sports car segment extends to the Corsa OPC "Nürburgring Edition" of 210 hp, a limited edition of 500 units. Opel Corsa OPC "Nürburgring Edition" differ from known Corsa OPC by an increased power of 192-210 hp and increases torque from 230 Nm to 250 Nm. An additional traction and stability control are provided by the multi-...

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster, World Premiere In Frankfurt

Even though there are a few months before the world premiere at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2011, Mercedes-Benz has decided to offer the public some details and photos with new SLS AMG Roadster. After gullwing version, a convertible version of the second machine is independently developed AMG sports division of Mercedes-Benz. Coupe and Roadster concepts have been developed in parallel,...

U.S.: Chevrolet Cruze, Recalled To Service With Possible Steering Problems

Over 154,000 U.S. cars Chevrolet Cruze will be recalled in the service to verify proper installation of the steering shaft and automatic transmission, the U.S. manufacturer announced Wednesday. These machines are all constructed units at its plant in Lordstown Cruze, Ohio, from beginning production in late summer by 21 April 2011, when amendments were made to eliminate possible damage. Machines...

Volvo Trucks For Every Drop Counts

Volvo Trucks is launching a campaign to promote fuel efficiency. To showcase the diverse range of measures for reducing consumption, the company has a philosophy called "Every drop counts." "Fuel consumption can be significantly reduced through relatively simple measures. Reducing fuel consumption is beneficial to our customers and the environment, and this is a message that we want to make it...

Bmw Has Achieved A Record Profit In First Quarter

The BMW Group continued to perform very well and generated a new record first quarter earnings. Group revenue increased by 28.9% to 16 billion euros (2010: 12.4 billion) and gross profit rose to 1.8 billion euros. Net profit for the quarter improved significantly to 1.2 billion euros, compared to 324 million won during the same period of 2010. Also, the total number of cars BMW, MINI and Rolls-...

ADAC Reliability Of 2010 Models - BMW In Top Positions

BMW X3, BMW 1 Series and MINI necessary as most reliable car in its segment in the most recent study conducted by ADAC reliability of 2010 models. Podium finishes for BMW 5 Series and BMW 3 Series. ADAC German Auto Club, is the largest car club in the world with 17 million members and 27 million cars. Therefore "Yellow Angel" (Gelber Engel) is one of the most requested services interventions in...

Opel Calibra Is Launched In 2012

Update! Opel Calibra is back, officially! After learning that revives the legendary Ford Capri, Opel officially confirmed that it will create a successor to its popular Calibra coupe of the 90s. Model-based Insignia, reaches the market in 2013. May 4, 2011 update: According to latest information, new Calibra will be released in late 2012, aiming to reach the market in early 2013. There is nothing...

Ford Lost To Nissan's One Billion Dollar Contract For Taxis In Ny

Local Authority taxis and limousines in New York has chosen to provide new Nissan vehicles by 2013 - a deal which officials say U.S. metropolis worth $ 1 billion over a period of 10 years. Taxi Nissan light commercial vehicle based on Nissan NV200 is already available in Japan, Europe and China, will be built at the company's plant in Mexico. The basic model, which has a base price of $ 29,000,...

Citroen Wants To Continue The Series Of Victories In Sardinia

DS3 Citroen WRC gravel was imposed on Mexico, Portugal and Jordan in the last three stages of the WRC. Now Citroen Total crews are still determined to continue with a win in Rally of Italy, the 5th stage of the season, played extremely. Sebastien Loeb and Daniel Elena, leaders in the overall standings, and Sebastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia, winners of the last two rallies, have a lot of aces...

Chevrolet Volt Dealers Bring New Customers

Chevrolet Volt demonstration cars are an important attraction for dealers because they allow customers to look, touch and drive an electric car to enjoy broad autonomy. Chevrolet Volt brings brand awareness. "Volt certainly bring new customers to the dealers," said Rick Alpern, general manager at Keyes Chevrolet in Van Nuys, California. "We have seen customers who have a brand of competition and...

Audi Announces Best Quarter In Its History: 18.4% Of Sales

Audi has proved competitive with the best results for first quarter of the entire history of the company. With 312,600 vehicles delivered in the first three months (2010: 264,017), Audi sold 18.4% more cars than last year. In the first quarter of 2011, the Audi Group increased its revenues by 27.3% compared to same period last year, up from 10.5 billion euros (2010: 8.2 billion euros). Thanks to...

Saab Announces Partnership With The Chinese Hawtai Motor Group

Following the announcement of resumption of production, thus ensuring that the necessary short-term liquidity, Spyker announced today an agreement between Saab and Hawtai Motor Group to provide financing in the medium and provides a strategy for China. Understanding between Saab and Hawtai will provide funds necessary medium-term safety and include the subscription form funding worth 150 million...