2010 BRABUS Mercedes ML 63 Biturbo

2010 BRABUS Mercedes ML 63 Biturbo

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04 Mar 2009
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Another premiere from BRABUS at the Geneva motor show this year, where the 2010 BRABUS Mercedes ML 63 Biturbo was introduced to the world. It is a vehicle taken to the extremes in the usual BRABUS way that produces 650 hp (478 kW) at 6,200 rpm helped by its twin turbochargers and can travel at an incredible speed of 310 Km/h. Getting from 0 to 100 Km/h the 2010 BRABUS Mercedes ML 63 Biturbo takes 4.2 seconds and gears are changed by its modified seven-speed SPEEDSHIFT 7G-TRONIC automatic gearbox. Another unique thing about this “space-ship” is that its engine has a custom designed left-turning turbocharger on the right side that helps achieve optimal gas…

2010 BRABUS Mercedes GLK V8

2010 BRABUS Mercedes GLK V8

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04 Mar 2009
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The German tuner BRABUS impressed at Geneva this year with 3 modified Mercedes-Benz models. One of them the 2010 BRABUS Mercedes GLK V8 has received an increased version of the S 500’s four valve engine V8 that unleashes 462 hp making the small Mercedes SUV fly to up to 275 Km/h. Lubrication for the BRABUS 6.1 liter engine is done exclusively by ARAL’s high performance motor oil and suspension and brake upgrades also had to be made in order to keep this beast safely harnessed. From 0 to 100 Km/h there are only 4.9 seconds needed and price for the 2010 BRABUS Mercedes GLK V8 starts at 198,200 Euros…

Koenigsegg Quant concept

Koenigsegg Quant concept

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03 Mar 2009
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The Koenigsegg Quant concept that was revealed at the Geneva motor show earlyer today marks the partnership between the Swedish supercar maker Koenigsegg and NLV Solar AG as together the two companies have developed this four seater solar electric “car of the future”. Quant’s energy relies on FAES (Flow Accumulator Energy Storage) and its ability to recharge in just 20 minutes giving this vehicle an autonomy of 500 km. The Koenigsegg Quant is also able to…

Mercedes SLK 2LOOK editition

Mercedes SLK 2LOOK editition

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03 Mar 2009
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Mercedes-Benz brought at Geneva a new edition of their SLK series entitled 2LOOK that aims towards younger buyers. The new Mercedes SLK 2LOOK is available in only black or white tones and features a number of elements that will make it unique compared to the rest of the standard SLK’s like the black surrounds for the headlamps or the black and white nappa leather interior. There’s also the discrete “SLK 2LOOK edition” badge placed…

Maybach Zeppelin unveiled

Maybach Zeppelin unveiled

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03 Mar 2009
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The new Maybach Zeppelin was officially unveiled today at the 79th International Motor Show in Geneva and it represents Daimler’s vision regarding high-end luxury saloons, and to mention just a few features we could add the high-gloss piano lacquer trim or the ingenious control that understands the human sense of smell. The Maybach Zeppelin comes as a tribute to the legendary model with the same name from the 1930s. Powering the Zeppelin is a 6.0 liter V12 AMG sourced engine that delivers no less than 640 hp (471 kW) and 1000 Newton metres of torque. If you think that a car this size could act slower due to its weight then you should know that the Maybach 57 Zeppelein version takes only 4.9 seconds…

Maserati GranTurismo S Automatic debut at Geneva

Maserati GranTurismo S Automatic debut at Geneva

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03 Mar 2009
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Maserati’s GranTurismo S Automatic awaited debut came to an end today in Geneva. The Italian car manufacturer presented the GranTurismo S Automatic with its latest technological features and design elements meant for improved performance and killer looks. So the two pedal version of the GranTurismo has a 4.7 liter V8 that produces 440 hp at 7000 rpm and is equipped with a ZF 6-speed automatic gearbox able to change gears in a lightning fast manner and Skyhook suspension that continuously variates the damper rates. As for those design element mentioned earlier, they include the 20 inch wheel rims with the new “Trident” style and new under-door mini-skirts.

2010 Audi TT RS roadster and coupe

2010 Audi TT RS roadster and coupe

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03 Mar 2009
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Audi’s second debut today at Geneva is the 2010 Audi TT RS Roadster with the German car maker releasing photos and details of its coupe version as well. The 2010 Audi TT RS will be powered by a turbocharged 2.5 liter 5 cylinder engine that packs 340 hp and 450 Nm of torque and also features Audi’s trademark quattro all wheel drive system. For the 2010 Audi TT RS the top speed has been limited to 250 Km/h and the coupe needs 4.6 seconds to sprint from 0 to 100 Km/h while the roadster version needs 0.1 seconds more due to its aerodynamics. No details were given regarding price but the dealers can already start taking orders as they will be able to…

2010 Audi A4 allroad quattro

2010 Audi A4 allroad quattro

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03 Mar 2009
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The new Audi A4 allroad quattro made its first contact with the world today at the Geneva Motor Show. It is basically a A4 Avant Wagon with a robust look and increased ground clearance of 180 mm. The 2010 Audi allroad quattro will have 3 types of engines at its disposal namely the 170 hp 2.0 liter TDI the 211 hp 2.0 liter TFSI and the sportier 240 hp 3.0 liter TDI equipped with a V6 that can reach a top speed of 236 Km/h and takes 6.4 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph. Price for the 2010 Audi A4 allroad quattro starts at 37,000 Euros…

Electric smart fortwo BRABUS

Electric smart fortwo BRABUS

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03 Mar 2009
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The electric smart fortwo BRABUS will be premiered at Geneva’s 2009 edition and it will feature a state of the art lithium-ion battery. The German tuner wants to prove that a car that is friendly to the environment ca still be lots of fun driving. To help achieve that BRABUS uses various innovations out of witch we found interesting the one referring to the sound generator , this as part of their active safety strategy, that makes the car sound like a regular gasoline engined car through the power output…

Volkswagen Polo BlueMotion Concept at Geneva 2009

Volkswagen Polo BlueMotion Concept at Geneva 2009

Concept Cars
03 Mar 2009
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Another world debut from Volkswagen at Geneva this year. This time the German automaker impressed with a concept car named the BlueMotion that needs only 3.3 liters of fuel to cover 100 Kilometers or 71.3 mpg. With this kind of performance the Volkswagen Polo BlueMotion Concept is the world’s most fuel efficient five passenger car. The engine that makes it all happen is a 1.2 liter TDI with 74 hp and 87g/km of CO emissions. This concept also features a sophisticated start/stop system as well as a braking system that regenerates and saves the engine from dealing with alternator related loads…