Volkswagen Polo Three Door

Volkswagen Polo Three Door

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26 Aug 2009
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Initial details with the Volkswagen Polo Three Door have been released today, and public debut for the new lineup addition will take place at the IAA Frankfurt in September. The German automaker will offer a choice of 6 engines for the Volkswagen Polo Three Door, 3 petrol units that can output either 60 PS (44 kW), 70 PS (51 kW) or 85 PS (63 kW) plus 3 diesels that pack 75 PS (55 kW), 90 PS (66 kW) and 105 PS (77 kW) respectively. The Volkswagen Polo Three Door will also come with 3 equipment…

2010 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup

2010 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup

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26 Aug 2009
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Details and photos with the new track oriented 2010 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup have been released today by the Stuttgart auto maker. The 1,400 units that will be produced are based on the 911 GT3 RS and come with a series of performance improvements like a 44-millimeter wider body at the rear, larger wheels, plus an 0.2 increase in engine capacity that is now developing 30 bhp more than on the previous version. The 2010 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup that weights only 1,200 Kg can unleash a total of 450 bhp (331 kW) thanks to its 3.8-litre 6-cylinder power unit that is linked to a 6-speed manual gearbox. Available exclusively in Carrara White the 2010 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup will meet its first…

Gemballa MISTRALE Porsche Panamera Turbo

Gemballa MISTRALE Porsche Panamera Turbo

Custom Cars
25 Aug 2009
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The first customization project involving the Porsche Panamera Turbo comes from German tuner Gemballa and is named MISTRALE. Featuring a more striking appearance the Gemballa MISTRALE Porsche Panamera Turbo was fitted with modified elements like a new front bumper with larger air intakes and a carbon front lip, a new bonnet with slotted ventilation scoops, extended rear and front fenders, a redesigned rear apron integrating the diffuser, and a Garrera GT-like four pipe exhaust system. The Gemballa MISTRALE Porsche Panamera Turbo sits on ultra-light 22 inch black forged rims and the reprogrammed air suspension can lower the car with up to 40 mm. As far as performance…

Smart ForTwo Highstyle edition

Smart ForTwo Highstyle edition

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25 Aug 2009
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Daimler has released photos and details with the Smart ForTwo Highstyle edition today, a vehicle that uses high quality equipment and materials. The Smart ForTwo Highstyle edition comes with a chocolate brown metallic body color and sits on 15 inch 12 spoke design alloy wheels. Inside, the company uses a mix of fabric and leather to create a pleasant contrast, plus the Smart ForTwo Highstyle edition received a 3-spoke sports steering wheel and gear shift knob covered in leather. As far as…

Hyundai ix35 crossover revealed

Hyundai ix35 crossover revealed

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25 Aug 2009
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After a few sketches and a teaser shot, the first undisguised image with the Hyundai ix35 was revealed ahead of public debut scheduled for September in Frankfurt. The Hyundai ix35 crossover replaces the Tuscan model and features the company’s new trends in terms of design called ‘fluidic sculpture’. Market launch for the Hyundai ix35 will be in Spring 2010 and the new SUV is expected to come with an advanced set of powering units, designed…

2010 Vauxhall Astra gets new engines

2010 Vauxhall Astra gets new engines

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24 Aug 2009
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A second press release from GM today announcing a new set of engine available for the 2010 Vauxhall Astra. These engines will be presented at Frankfurt in September and are set to offer great fuel economy and reduced CO2 emissions. Among the new petrol engines there is the 1.4-litre Turbo unit that will power the 2010 Vauxhall Astra producing 140 BHP and a maximum of 200 Nm of torque plus a naturally aspirated 1.4-litre and two 1.6-litre engines developing 115 HP or 180 HP in turbocharged form. As for the diesel versions 2010 Vauxhall Astra the 1.3, 1.7 and 2.0-litre units offer power ranging from 95 HP to…

Vauxhall Insignia ecoFLEX Sports Tourer 2.0 CDTi

Vauxhall Insignia ecoFLEX Sports Tourer 2.0 CDTi

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24 Aug 2009
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GM’s British arm Vauxhall announced the extension of their ecoFLEX lineup with the Insignia Sports Tourer. As the name suggests the Vauxhall Insignia ecoFLEX Sports Tourer 2.0 CDTi will be powered by a 2.0-litre diesel unit, able to develop 160 horsepower and maximum 380 Nm of torque, which gives the new estate the ability to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 9.3 seconds and reach a top speed of 134 mph. What is impressive about the Vauxhall Insignia ecoFLEX Sports Tourer 2.0 CDTi is that its CO2 emissions are as low as 139 g/Km and combined fuel fuel consumption is 53.7 mpg, 13 percent less than the regular model. The Vauxhall Insignia ecoFLEX Sports Tourer price starts…

Citroen DS3 photos and details

Citroen DS3 photos and details

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24 Aug 2009
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Official photos and details with the Citroen DS3 have been released by the French car manufacturer ahead of next month’s public debut in Frankfurt. There will be a total of five engines available for the Citroen DS3, out of which two are diesel and three petrol. The two DHi DPFS diesel units will offer the Citroen DS3 either 110 BHP or 90 BHP while the petrol versions are the THP 150, VTi 120 and VTi…

2010 Maserati GranCabrio

2010 Maserati GranCabrio

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24 Aug 2009
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The Italian automaker announced that it they will bring a new model to Frankfurt in September, and that is the 2010 Maserati GranCabrio. With a long tradition of building open-top cars, the 2010 Maserati GranCabrio features a canvas-made roof and market launch is set for towards the end of 2010. Under the bonnet the 2010 Maserati GranCabrio will have a 4.7-litre V8 engine that produces 440 horsepower and besides offering high levels…

Techart Porsche Boxster and Cayman

Techart Porsche Boxster and Cayman

Custom Cars
21 Aug 2009
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Porsche tuner Techart decided to take the Boxster and Cayman models to the next level, offering a list of both exterior and interior modifications plus some minor performance enhancements. There are two custom body kits available for the Techart Porsche Boxster and Cayman, that feature LED daytime running lights, a new front spoiler, side skirts, and a redesigned rear end that includes a more rigid rear spoiler and apron. These exterior modifications give the Techart Porsche Boxster and Cayman better drag coefficients and completing the list of enhancements are the exhaust tailpipes in glossy or black chrome and the custom 19 or 20 inch TECHART aluminum wheels. As far as…