2010 Lincoln MKZ price details

2010 Lincoln MKZ price details

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18 Mar 2009
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Price details for the 2010 Lincoln MKZ were made public today and potential buyers can now be informed that it starts at $34,965 for the FWD version and $36,855 for the AWD model. Included in the price tag are destination and delivery also and comparing it to rival luxury sedans such as Lexus ES350 or the Cadillac CTS, the 2010 Lincoln MKZ offers a whole list of extra features that come as standard. In terms of ride quality the MKZ offers an ultra-quiet cabin with a better noise/speed ratio than the Lexus and powering the 2010 Lincoln MKZ is the 3.5-liter V6 DOCH engine that offers 263 hp at 6,250 rpm and 249 lb.-ft. of torque at 4,500 rpm…

Vauxhall Zafira ecoFLEX

Vauxhall Zafira ecoFLEX

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16 Mar 2009
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Vauxhall Zafira ecoFLEX receives green light for production. As the company states the Zafira ecoFLEX with a 1.7 liter diesel engine powering it will be one of the most fuel efficient seven seat MPVs out there that shows alot of respect for mother nature as well. Fuel consumtion figures reveal a theoretical range of 680 miles on one tank with an average of 53.3 mpg. Producing 110 PS and 260 Nm of torque the 1.7 CDTi engine needs 12.6 seconds to take the Vauxhall Zafira ecoFLEX from 0 to 60 mph and can reach up to 112 mph. Price for the Vauxhall Zafira ecoFLEX starts at 17,310 pounds and future buyers will also benefit from Vauxhall’s ‘You Pay, We Pay’ deal…

2010 Nissan GT-R price

2010 Nissan GT-R price

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16 Mar 2009
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Today Nissan announced pricing for the 2010 GT-R. The Japanese model named “Car of the Year” by Motor Trend that also achieved Kelly’s Blue Book “2009 Best Resale Value Award” will be available in two models for 2010, namely the GT-R and the GT-R Premium. Both variants will feature a standard 485 hp 3.8 liter twin turbo V6, paddle shifted gear box, dual clutch transmission and world’s first independent rear transaxle all-wheel drive system (ATTESA E-TS). Depending on witch of them you’ll have your heart set on prince will vary from an estimated 80,790 $ for the GT-R to 83,040 $ for the GT-R Premium. There is also a new color available for the 2010 Nissan GR-T and that is Pear White…

Volvo S80L launched in China

Volvo S80L launched in China

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13 Mar 2009
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The Swedish car maker has just released details of its latest Volvo S80L that was launched yesterday in Beijing. The Volvo S80L is a 140mm longer and more luxurious version of the S80 and will be available in 5 different versions. Destined to be China’s top premium vehicle the new S80L will extract its power from a turbocharged 3.0 liter 6-cylinder engine that outputs 285 hp (210 Kw) and goes from 0 to 100 Km/h in 7.2 seconds. Referring to the interior the new Volvo S80L features a refrigerator in the rear seat, premium sound package and also softer seats that for the passengers in the back include an entertaining system as well. Production for the Volvo…

Ford produced 100000 hybrid SUVs

Ford produced 100000 hybrid SUVs

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10 Mar 2009
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Ford announced today that their production of hybrid SUVs reached 100,000 units at the Kansas city plant. The first hybrid SUV built by Ford in 2004 was the Ford Escape Hybrid, that covered an impressive 576 miles on a single tank of gas. These days the hybrid line from Ford came a long way and it includes the Escape Hybrid SUV, Fusion Hybrid and Milan Hybrid and also the Mercury Mariner Hybrid and as the company states “no domestic automaker has more real-world experience with hybrid vehicle technology than Ford”. As an example to what the hybrid technologie means in real life, Ford mentiones the story of a San Francisco based cab fleet of Escape Hybrids…

Lotus Evora price

Lotus Evora price

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10 Mar 2009
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Lotus announces its first deliveries for the 2010 Evora along with details regarding packaging. The European customers will be the first to receive their 2010 Lotus Evora somewhere in May and the standard model features the 276 hp 3.5 liter V6 equiped with a 6 speed manual gearbox that takes the Evora from 0 to 60 mph in approximately 5 seconds and reaches a top speed of 160 mph. Optional equipment for the 2010 Lotus Evora includes sports ratio 6-speed manual transmission,
forged alloy wheels (18″ front and 19″rear), Bi-Xenon headlights and body colored power-fold door mirrors. Price for the 2010 Lotus Evora will vary from 61,874 euros for the 2+0 version…

Porsche sold 250.000 Cayennes

Porsche sold 250.000 Cayennes

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07 Mar 2009
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The Stuttgart manufacturer announced that the 250,000th Porsche Cayenne just rolled off the production line in Leipzig. This special Chayenne is equipped with a 240 hp (176 Kw) 6 cylinder diesel engine and its future owner is already awaiting its arrival in Austria. The first Porsche Cayenne generation was sold in 150,000 units worldwide while today the second edition of the Cayenne is selling very well in new markets like Russia, China and Latin America. This figures can only reflect Porsche Cayenne’s excellent manufacturing quality and high reliability as the most recent survey results from the US market also…

Cayenne sales rise for January 2009

Cayenne sales rise for January 2009

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09 Feb 2009
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Porsche has just reported that the Cayenne model registered a 10% increase in sales for the month of January 2009. Porsche sold 1,010 Cayenne models to customers in North America and even though the numbers look promising the car company from Stuttgart still struggels with a tough market in USA and Canada. That is one of the reasons figures for Porsche’s 911 and Boxster / Cayman Series have droped but even though they mentioned that avoiding the economic downturn is impossible the German automaker has hope…

GM receives second loan installment of 5.4 billion

GM receives second loan installment of 5.4 billion

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22 Jan 2009
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General Motors confirmed that it has received the second installment in the amount of 5.4 billion dollars late last night when the government finalized the last details and transferred the money. This second installment is part of the 13.4 billion dollars government loan promised by former President Bush and even though it came a few days later than promised it still came in time to keep the company alive beyond March 31.

Out of the 13.4 billion GM is programmed to receive the last 4 billion dollars in…