- Ariel Atom Mugen
- Porsche Cayenne 958 Tornado by Gemballa
- GMC Sierra All Terrain HD Concept
- Skoda Superb Scout
- Infiniti EX 2011
- Tata Vista EV
- BMW X3 M Sports
- BMW 320d Touring EfficientDynamics Edition
- ABT Volkswagen Touareg
Posted: 17 Dec 2010 03:03 PM PST
Ariel Atom will present the new Mugen Autosport International Show in Birmingham, in January 2011. This is a special series of 10 specimens that will celebrate the 10th anniversary of atomic bombing, carried out by making the engine Mugen Honda K20A with original components, which naturally aspirated 270 hp touch so share. Different and unique is also the external livery with the classic white and red, while a back plate and the sequence number of the specimen signatures of the Mugen engineers and Ariel who assembled the engine and the car. No indication of the availability of specimens left-hand drive, nor on the price of this special series.
Posted: 17 Dec 2010 03:39 AM PST
The tuner Gemballa has decided to end 2010 with a bang: a heavily modified version of the Porsche Cayenne SUV. Right from the photos you can see the magnitude of the changes implemented so as to produce this Porsche Cayenne 958 Tornado: large air intakes and a striking body kit give the car an aggressive character far beyond the intentions do not already hold the manufacturer. Through the use of a lot of carbon fiber, in addition, this updated version of the Cayenne is an impressive 70 kg lighter than the original model.
To deal with this absurd power several technical changes were necessary. For a start you have installed a new Brembo brake system with discs (specially designed) to 420 mm and 405 mm behind the front. The wheels 295/35 ZR22 front and 335/30 ZR22-piece lightweight alloy wheels are 22 “and require wider wheel arches.
As mentioned, many different structural parts and panels are made of carbon fiber. The muzzle has a big grill in the center with two smaller ones on the sides to increase air flow in the engine compartment. Other openings were needed to control the temperature of the brakes. Have also been added LED daytime running lights vertically. The Porsche Cayenne by Gemballa Tornado 958 was created to celebrate 30 years of tuning companies: they will be assembled only 30 units.
Posted: 17 Dec 2010 03:33 AM PST
GMC will present at the show in Detroit to pick up All Terrain HD Concept. Based on the new GMC Sierra HD 6.6 Duramax diesel engine and Allison transmission, was revised in aesthetics but especially at the technical level. The height greater than 76 mm, the wide track (1.85 meters) and overhangs allow for greater mobility in off-road, as well as new adjustable suspension with stabilizer bar disconnected electrically, BF Goodrich tires on 20 “and protectors.
Posted: 17 Dec 2010 01:08 AM PST
These spy photos of Carsspyshots anticipate the final appearance of the Skoda Superb Scout, waiting at the Geneva Motor Show. The raised suspension and the plastic raw aluminum sections with integrated bumpers, recall the same version offered in the Octavia range. Skoda will thus offer an alternative to the other station wagon with the “ball” for off-road light, first of all, the most expensive compact cousin Audi A4 Allroad or the recent Saab 9-3X, with more space and amenities than the Octavia.
The engines available will be probably the top of the range Superb, such as TDI and 170 hp 2.0 TSI 200 hp, combined with all-wheel drive and probably the DSG gearbox, at least on the diesel are in fact recently been introduced to price variations × 4 4 TDI 140 hp DSG to the Superb and Superb Wagon.
Posted: 16 Dec 2010 08:04 PM PST
The year 2011 model of the Infiniti EX is characterized by the presence of some new safety features that increase the level of crossover sports facilities in Japan. First among them is the blind spot warning system on (BSW, Blind Spot Warning), available as standard allestimento GT Premium, accompanied by the invasion of prevention device platform (LDP, Lane Departure Prevention) that after debuted on the diesel version arrives on the former petrol.
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Posted: 16 Dec 2010 05:31 PM PST
The production of the Tata Vista EV, an electric version of the Indian model, will start in Britain during the month of December. The car, capable of accommodating four occupants, is credited with a range of 180 km and a speed of 115 km / h. The Indian house, that about six months ago announced that he has collected 500 orders worldwide for its zero-emissions car, said it will produce by 2010 a total of 200 cars, meant to be entrusted to a group of drivers selected who will use them for 12 months on the roads every day.
Posted: 16 Dec 2010 05:29 PM PST
The BMW X3 will be available in the version equipped with the M Sports package aesthetics, introducing upgrades in key sports suspension, aerodynamic components and external / internal. In this version the Bavarian SUV is recognized by the presence of the ‘M Aerodynamic package “with oversized front air intakes, more contoured sills strips, chrome exhaust and extractor-like tail, while the alloy wheels are offered in diameters of 18 (standard), 19 and 20 inches. The engineers have also developed propeller and adjustable suspension more responsive through the Performance Control, the proposed system along with Dynamic Damper Control and Dynamic Drive Control logic between the xDrive all-wheel drive.
Posted: 16 Dec 2010 05:23 PM PST
The amendments made by the BMW 2011 range include the introduction of EfficientDynamics 320d Touring Edition, powered by the 2.0 diesel version with 163 hp and 380 Nm This set-up by the green thumb, developed later homonym sedan, allows the wagon Bavarian consuming just 4.3 liters per hundred kilometers with emissions of 115 grams per kilometer, with no impact when holding the stopwatch: to cover the 0-100 km / h enough 8.3 seconds and a top speed of 223 km / h. Bavarian engineers have focused their attention in developing a specific structure and lowered using tires with reduced rolling index, a final report longer and in reshaping the aerodynamic package to include air resistance, which reaches a value of 0275.
Posted: 16 Dec 2010 05:22 PM PST
ABT presents the tuning line dedicated to the new Volkswagen Touareg. Attention was paid especially to the development of diesel engines, as shown by the full range of accessories already available: The 3.0 V6 TDI increases from 240 hp to 282 hp and 580 Nm for the kit and Power up to 310 hp and 610 Nm with the kit Power S. The 4.2 V8 TDI instead goes from 340 to 385 hp, the torque increasing from 800 to 870 Nm ABT also proposes new rims 22 “versions of BR and CR, with distinct design, one of the few cosmetic changes along with the new the front grille and rear spoiler. The rear bumper incorporates instead the new tailpipe to 4 outputs in an unpublished lower extractor.
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