2010 Land Rover Range Rover

2010 Land Rover Range Rover

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07 Apr 2009
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The British manufacturer brought the updated 2010 Land Rover Range Rover to the New York Auto Show and has just released full details and plenty of photos along. One of the most successful models from the Land Rover line, the Range Rover received a few fresh adjustments to its style, but as it is visible in the photos it is nothing that can be considered major. The adjustments mentioned above refer to the new headlamps and grill, the repositioned fog lights, taillights with redesigned LED’s and some other minor tweaks that will help the 2010 Land Rover Range Rover continue its success. As far as interior improvements brought to the 2010 Land Rover Range Rover we can mention the…

2010 Land Rover LR4

2010 Land Rover LR4

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07 Apr 2009
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Land Rover released full details and photos of their latest LR4, an SUV that has now received a new engine, along with revised design and dynamics. The 2010 Land Rover LR4 is now as powerful as 375 horsepower thanks to its direct fuel injected 5.0-Liter V8 powerplant and while its 6-speed automatic gearbox can pack 375 lb-ft of torque, the car is still able to meet ultra low emissions vehicle standards. The new Land Rover LR4 also got its award-winning Terrain ResponseTM system updated while at the exterior the fresh look is achieved through smoother new front headlapms with restyled LED’s. Land Rover’s 4th generation SUV can accommodate five or optional seven passengers, and those…

2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster unleashed

2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster unleashed

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07 Apr 2009
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As we announced this mourning, the 2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster will be unveiled tonight at 7 PM EST. Meanwhile we got our hands on the official set of photos and details referring to Nissan’s latest creation and we were informed that there will actually be two versions produced, meaning the 2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster and the 2010 Nissan Touring Roadster both powered by the same 332 horsepower (244kW) 3.7-liter engine that produces 270 lb-ft (366Nm) of torque present in the coupe. Also the folding top equiping these models is a fabric made one, and it will be operated through buttons on the doors or center console needing 20 seconds to fold from start to finish. There are two…

2009 NISSAN NISMO 370Z

2009 NISSAN NISMO 370Z

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07 Apr 2009
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After announcing the Nissan 370Z Roadster earlier this mourning, the Japanese manufacturer decided its now time to introduce the sportier 2009 NISSAN NISMO 370Z. The car will be showcased at New York starting from tomorrow and the company says the car will go on sale starting this summer. Powered by a 3.7-Liter V6 coupled with a 6-speed close-ratio manual gear box, the 2009 NISSAN NISMO 370Z is able to unleash 350 hp and 276 lb-ft of torque @ 5,200 RPM. This kind of performance is also achieved thanks to Nissan’s Variable Valve Event and Lift system, the micro-finished crankshaft and camshaft and the NISMO-tuned larger diameter dual exhaust pipes. As far as design elements, Nissan says…

Arden MINI Cooper S

Arden MINI Cooper S

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07 Apr 2009
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The German tuners from Arden, that specialize in customizing British car models since 1972 decided that its time for the MINI Cooper S to become their latest project. So far we are able to present only one image with the Arden MINI Cooper S and tell you that the vehicle will feature a new body package, custom wheels, new exhausts plus a rolling chassis. After the company will reveal the Arden MINI Cooper S along with a full set of details we will know exactly what kind of improvement they made to the 172 horsepower 1.6-liter engine powering the standard version Cooper S.
The Arden MINI Cooper S price was also not announced.

VW-Porsche 914 40th Anniversary

VW-Porsche 914 40th Anniversary

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07 Apr 2009
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Porsche AG released a set of photos marking the anniversary of two models that back in the mid 60’s were developed together with Volkswagenwerk AG (Volkswagen today). The two models are the VW-Porsche 914 and 914/6 designed by Ferry Porsche as part of a join venture with VW. Despite their outstanding performance at the time, the brand name association didn’t turn out as well as planed for the VW-Porsche 914/6 powered by a two-litre flat-six engine, commonly referred to as the…

2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster

2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster

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06 Apr 2009
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The 2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster has just been announced by the company with its official debut programmed ahead of the New York Auto Show at around 7 PM EST today. So far we got our hands on the first official photo with the 2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster and aside from the obvios facts visible in the image we cannot say much other than speculate. Our guess is that besides a few minor tweaks to the suspension, the 2010 Nissan 370Z Roadster…

GM and Segway develop Project P.U.M.A.

GM and Segway develop Project P.U.M.A.

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06 Apr 2009
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GM and Segway joined forces in developing a solution to moving and interacting in the crowded cities, a concept that will be fully detailed at the the New York Auto Show. The Project P.U.M.A. that stands for Personal Urban Mobility and Accessibility is a small electric vehicle that traces its roots back to the Segway Personal Transporter and as the company mentioned is intended to give customers mobility freedom with zero esmissions while helping reduce congestion in cities. Safety is enhanced thanks to GM’s OnStar system and vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communications systems that give the two-wheel balancing hybrid the possibility to function in an Internet-like web environment always…

2009 GMC Yukon Denali Hybrid unveiled

2009 GMC Yukon Denali Hybrid unveiled

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06 Apr 2009
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Another GM model unveiled by the company yesterday that will be officially introduced at the New York Auto Show this year is the 2009 GMC Yukon Denali Hybrid. The eight-seater SUV featuring a two-mode patented hybrid technology promisses to offer reduced fuel consumption achieving 21mpg (11.2 liters/km) within city limits and comes with a eight-year or 100,000-mile hybrid powertrain warranty. In fact the company says the 2009 GMC Yukon Denali Hybrid powered by its 332 horsepower (248 kW) 6.0-Liter Vortec V-8 engine will help you save around 250 gallons of fuel a year if it is compared to the Lexus GX 470, making the full-size SUV as economic as a V-6 Toyota Camry sedan…

Maserati GranTurismo MC

Maserati GranTurismo MC

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06 Apr 2009
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The production version Maserati GranTurismo MC was unveiled today and the company says the car is designed for the gentlemen drivers who wish to race in the 2010 GT4 European Cup. The car has already gone through some testing on 17th and 18th of March at the Paul Ricard circuit while initial development for this racer started back in the summer of 2008. With this model Maserati continues its tradition of building and tuning racerars, giving car owners who love racing the opportunity of driving a racing version of the same model they own. The Maserati GranTurismo MC will extract power from a 4.7 liter V8 helped by a longitudinal gearbox with transaxle scheme with exact output…