January 28th, 2013
Kia has revealed 2013 Kia pro cee’d GT car and cee’d GT car which is performance focused production cars ever will be going to make its first debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show on March 5th.
The 2013 Kia pro cee’d GT car is powered with new turbocharged 1.6 litre GDI petrol engine which produces 201hp and 265Nm of torque. The engine is powering front wheels through six speed manual transmission. The Kia pro cee’d GT and cee’d GT car is accelerated from 0 to 100km/h in 7.9 seconds.
The 2013 Kia pro cee’d GT car features bold athletic styling, distinctive LED daytime running lights, dual exhaust pipes, recaro seating, 18 inch alloy wheels and eye catching red brake calipers.
The 2013 Kia pro cee’d GT car production is scheduled to start at Kia zilina plant in Slovakia in mid May. The Kia pro cee’d GT is expected to go for sale in UK from middle of 2013 and cee’d GT at end of 2013. The car price details and specifications will be announced closer to launch date.
January 25th, 2013
Kia has announced Kia Soul Shaker special edition car which has some high tech features when compared with other models in Soul.
The Kia Soul Shaker car is powered with 1.6 CRDi turbo diesel engine which is connected to six speed manual transmission. The car produces 126hp and 192 lb/ft torque. The car is accelerated from 0-60mph in 10.3 seconds and top speed of the car is 112mph. The Fuel Economy of the car is 57.6mpg and C02 emissions of 129g/km.
The Kia Soul Shaker car is also powered with 1.6 GDi petrol engine which produces 138hp and 122 lb/ft torque. The car is accelerated from 0-60mph in 10 seconds and top speed of the car is 112mph.
The Kia Soul Shaker car features electronic stability control, anti lock brake system with electronic brake force distribution, vehicle stability management, hill start assist control, multi spoke 18-inch alloy wheels, twin front, side and curtain airbags, iPod and Bluetooth connectivity, air conditioning, LED daytime running lights, LED rear combination lamps, high mounted brake lights, steering wheel mounted controls, steering wheel and gearshift are leather trimmed.
The Kia Soul Shaker car interior has premium cloth upholstery in new unique Houndstooth design, combined with striking beige interior surfaces. The car has electric tilt-and-slide sunroof and an automatically dimming rear view mirror with an integrated color reversing camera. The car is painted with Vanilla Shake color or Quartz Black metallic.
The Kia Soul Shaker car price is £15,295 for petrol version. The price of diesel version is £16,690 and is also available as an automatic for £17,795.
January 24th, 2013
Scion Racing has revealed new Scion xD rally car which participate in Rally America National Championship. Driver Andrew Comrie Picard and team will compete in seven scheduled events, which starts with two day Drift Rally in Atlanta, on January 25 and 26.
The Scion rally team celebrates 2013 season with brand new Scion xD rally race car that has been improved to rally tough routes and high competition. Modifications to 2013 car include all new suspension, improved weight distribution, dog engagement transmission and more horsepower.
Scion Racing is ready and thrilled to be a part of the 2013 Rally America National Championship announced in a report by Steve Hatanaka, Scion marketing and special events manager. The combination of xD subcompact, top notch team race team and one of rally best drivers, Andrew Comrie-Picard sure to create competitive and exciting series.
Comrie-Picard said the Rally xD team has worked hard to get new car ready for first race. The xD is best has ever been and I cant wait for season to start.
January 23rd, 2013
Aston Martin has revealed 2013 Aston Martin Rapide S Car which comes with more luxury and power.
The 2013 Aston Martin Rapide S car is powered with new AM11 naturally aspirated 6.0 litre V12 power plant engine which produces 558 HP at 6,750 rpm. The car delivers unprecedented power and improved in gear acceleration. The car is accelerated from 0-62 mph in 4.9 seconds and top speed of the car is 190 mph. The fuel consumption of the car is 19.9 mpg on official EU combined cycle and CO2 emissions of 332 g/km.
The 2013 Aston Martin Rapide S car features revised dynamic stability control, Adaptive Damping System, lowered engine, new bonnet, new front bumper construction and new grille. The car damper settings are determined by electronic control unit which takes sensor readings from cars systems, including throttle position, brake position, steering wheel rotation and vehicle speed.
The 2013 Aston Martin Rapide S car has new optional Carbon Exterior Pack, front splitter, rear diffuser, mirror caps and rear lamp. The car has optional duotone perforated red and black leather, reversing camera, twin screen rear seat entertainment system with wireless headphones, remote control and six disc DVD changer.
The 2013 Aston Martin Rapide S car order booking was started and will be available for sale with dealers on next month. The price of the car will be announced close to the car launch.
January 22nd, 2013
Peugeot has revealed the updated version of PSA Peugeot Citroen VeLV concept car.
The PSA Peugeot Citroen VeLV concept car is powered with 8.5 kWh battery which activates an electric motor which produces up to 40 HP. The top speed of the car is 110 km/h and the car travel up to 100 km on single charge.
The PSA Peugeot Citroen VeLV concept car is a compact, lightweight electric vehicle which is 2.81 m long, 3 seats and weighing under 700 kg. The car has integral one piece body made of fiberglass and polyester resin, ABS PMMA self colored thermo formed body panels, with front end and door frames made of aluminium.
The PSA Peugeot Citroen VeLV concept car is a comfortable, safe and economical car for everyday travel all year round with high autonomy. The car is a versatile vehicle authorized for use on roads reserved for cars and motorways.
January 21st, 2013
Hennessey has announced Hennessey Venom GT Car sets New Guinness World Record. The Hennessey Venom GT supercar is accelerated from 0-300 km/h in just 13.63 seconds which is a new record holder according to Guinness World Records.
Hennessey Venom GT Car is powered with 7.0 liter V8 engine twin Precision turbochargers. The car produces 1,244hp and 1,155 lb-ft of torque. The Weight of the car is 1,244 kg. The rear wheel drive Venom GT delivers power to weight ratio of 1 hp per each kilogram of vehicle curb weight.
The Hennessey Venom GT Car acceleration time was average of two runs made in opposite directions within one hour and validated by VBox 3i GPS based data logging system. VBox officials were on hand to certify the numbers as required by Guinness rules. The first run was completed in 13.18 seconds with 4 mph tailwind. The second run was made in 14.08 seconds while encountering 6 mph headwind. The resulting two-way 0-300 km/h average was 13.63 seconds.
The Hennessey Venom GT Car acceleration runs were conducted at Ellington Airport Houston, Texas, using seventh production Venom GT car with Michelin Pilot Sport Cup DOT approved radial tires, 93 octane pump fuel and full interior replete with high end stereo, air conditioning, and bespoke leather Alcantara seats.
The Hennessey Venom GT Car will be manufactured on order. The production of Venom GT car was limited to 29. The price of Hennessey Venom GT Car is $1.2 million.
January 18th, 2013
Seat has revealed Seat Altea and Altea XL Copa edition cars for UK. The car gets £1,500 of extra equipment over base models at no extra cost to customer.
The Seat S Copa and SE Copa car is powered with 1.4 85 PS and 1.4 TSI 125 PS petrol engine system. The Seat Altea and Altea XL ranges are powered with three engines 1.2 TSI 105 PS, 1.6 TDI 105 PS and 2.0 TDI 140 PS. DSG automatic is available as option on diesel engines.
The Seat S Copa features Bluetooth with hands free phone connection, 16 inch Elio alloy wheels, steering wheel mounted controls and two additional stereo speakers, dual zone climate control, front fog lights with cornering function, cruise control and passenger seat height adjustment.
The Seat SE Copa features Seat Media System 2.2 with satellite navigation, SD card reader for music, DAB digital radio tuner, Bluetooth hands free phone operation and audio streaming and multi-function drivers display. All are controlled through five inch color touch screen. The car also features rear parking sensors, automatic windscreen wipers and lights and auto dimming rear view mirror.
The Seat Altea and Altea XL Copa edition cars order booking is started. The car will be available for sale with dealers on this month.
January 17th, 2013
McLaren has revealed 2013 McLaren MP4-12C GT3 car which will race in 2013 season. These new models are eligible for all GT3 championships and first time the 12C GT3 available for global competition.
The 2013 McLaren MP4-12C GT3 car is powered with 3.8L V8 twin turbo McLaren M838T engine which is connected to six speed sequential motorsport transmission activated through steering wheel mounted paddles. The 2013 McLaren MP4-12C GT3 car has lot of changes. The changes include revised aerodynamics package, upgraded ECU with revised electrical system and alternative dampers. The car is designed to offer enhanced drivability, reliability and efficiency, coupled with reduced complexity.
The 2013 McLaren MP4-12C GT3 car features McLaren carbon fibre MonoCell with aluminium front and rear sub-frames, Bespoke lightweight carbon fibre body panels, Front splitter, Rear wing fully adjustable with gurney, Front and rear diffusers, Four way adjustable dampers, adjustable anti-roll bars, forged aluminum wheels and Unique McLaren GT steering wheel.
The 2013 McLaren MP4-12C GT3 car Fuel System has Motorsport bag tank system with 120L capacity and quick fill system. The car has Bosch motorsport ABS Brake system, Akebono monoblock calipers with ventilated discs.
The 2013 McLaren 12C GT3 car is eligible for all FIA GT3-based race series. The car will be available for order and price of the car starts at £325,000.
September 28th, 2012
Automover News: Chrysler Group LLC announced a new Commercial Truck Division in Ram Trucks to target auto transport customers and little companies.
The Ram Trucks Commercial Division will have its individual devoted team in all parts of company that manufacture trucks which consist of product preparing and design announced in a statement by Fred Diaz, President of Ram Trucks to reporters in Auburn Mountains, Michigan.
Fred Diaz also added commercial end of business with all the products that all commercial and truck customers will be able to think Ram. But he refused to name the exact future models.
Chrysler, which is 58% possessed by Italian auto manufacturer Fiat is shortly to introduce Fiat make vans under the Ram brand. The company is planned to launch 2013 Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty pickups along with new Ram 3500, 4500 and 5500 Chassis cab work trucks on this week at State Fair of Texas in Dallas.
Chrysler starts manufacturing the new heavy duty pickups in January announced in a report by Bob Hegbloom, Director of Ram Trucks. The truck manufacture accelerated the line rate at its heavy-duty truck plant in Saltillo, Mexico, in last month to fulfill demand said in a report by Mike Cairns, head of Ram truck engineering.
January 27th, 2012
Automover News: Mercedes-Benz Unimog 5000 Climbs to Mountain Tops and Volcanoes which is known as Universal Motor Device the Unimog lives up to its name by taking on toughest terrain, thanks to its off-road capability. So much so, that the Unimog 5000 has served as the main mode of transport for tourists who want to enjoy the sights of the famous lava field of the famous Torre del Filosofo.
Getting there can be quite a challenge, but climbing 9629 feet above sea level and traveling through the rough tracks and ash fields of Europe highest active volcano is not a problem for Mercedes-Benz Unimog. It is equipped with flexible ladder frame, all wheel drive with differential locks in both portal axles, and a central tire inflation system. Tourists sit comfortably inside, thanks to bus body that it wears atop its frame.
A second Unimog, a U550L also works dutifully on mountain by clearing snow and ash from tracks. But Mount Etna is not only place where Unimogs are used. The ultimate off-roaders are used for fire services, disaster control, and expedition support.