Toyota FT-86 Specs

Toyota FT-86 Specs

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Ok, so thanks to the recent brochure scans that have been leaked online these past few day, we now know how the production version Toyota FT-86 will look like. Well thanks to yet another leaked image, this time taken straight from a training manual, we might have an understanding what the FT086 is capable of in terms of performance and efficiency.

2012 Toyota Camry Price Photos and Specs

2012 Toyota Camry Price Photos and Specs

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After many teasers and leaks the 7th generation 2012 Toyota Camry has finally been revealed by the Japanese automaker.

The car looks sharper mainly due to its angular shaped headlights and taillights, while the interior promises to be a bit more refined due to higher quality materials, new dashboard design and redesigned seats.

Renault Samsung SM7 Price and Specs

Renault Samsung SM7 Price and Specs

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Renault’s South Korean arm has published additional details for the new SM7 sedan.

Developed over the course of 32 months the Samsung Renault SM7 has been designed to offer the ‘ultimate motoring experience’, at the company’s expense of 400 billion won (207 million Euro) in R&D.

When compared to the previous generation the new SM7 features a more spacious cabin, especially at the rear where passengers will sit more comfortably due to the extended knee space, while in terms of design the car looks more upmarket, due to its prominent grille and the simple yet unique headlights and taillights.

2012 Porsche 911 specs

2012 Porsche 911 specs

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The 2012 Porsche 911 specs have been leaked online by a member of the Teamspeed forum who downloaded the August edition of Car and Driver and posted it online. Car and Driver were on the exclusive list of journalists who got to join Porsche in the final round of testing the upcoming 911 in South Africa, so here is what they found out.

The 2011 Porsche 911, internally known as the 997 will be unveiled at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show, and when compared with the outgoing model, the car is 2.5 inches longer and with a 4 inch longer wheelbase.

2012 Buick Regal GS fuel economy and specs

2012 Buick Regal GS fuel economy and specs

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15 Jun 2011
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Back in January last year GM was telling us that the North American version Opel Insignia OPC, the Buick Regal GS, would extract 255 HP and 400 Nm (295 lb-ft) of torque from a turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine which uses direct fuel injection.

The U.S. automaker is now offering new details, claiming that the 2012 Buick Regal GS has actually been SAE-certified to produce 270 HP (201 kW) and 295 lb-ft of torque, figures which will help the car reach 60 mph from a stand still in 6.7 seconds, instead of the previously mentioned 7.0 seconds

2012 BMW M5 Official Photos and Specs

2012 BMW M5 Official Photos and Specs

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The Bavarian automaker’s fifth generation performance saloon, the 2012 BMW M5 has been officially unveiled, after a series of leaked photos has surfaced online earlier today.

We’ll cut to chase and start telling you that the 2012 BMW M5 is powered by a 4.4-litre V8 engine enhanced by the M TwinPower Turbo package which means it features the Twin Scroll Twin Turbo technology, a cross-bank exhaust manifold and a high precision direct injection plus the VALVETRONIC fully variable valve control system.

Volkswagen Golf GTI Edition 35 Specs

Volkswagen Golf GTI Edition 35 Specs

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As the Volkswagen Golf GTI Edition 35 premiered today in Austria, at the Worthersee Festival, the German automaker has released the complete specs for this anniversary model celebrating 35 years since the birth of the Golf GTI in 1976.

We already knew that the car will carry a price tag of 30,525 Euro since the automaker first mentioned it almost three weeks ago, but what exactly will customers get after paying almost 44,000 USD? Well according to VW the Golf GTI Edition 35 is fitted with a 2.0-litre turbo unit delivering 235 HP and 300 Nm (221 lb-ft) of torque. This engine is a detuned version of the 4-cylinder plant found in the Golf R, and it produces 25 additional HP when compared to what the standard GTI outputs.

2012 Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster - Price and Specs

2012 Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster – Price and Specs

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Daimler has fully unveiled the 2012 Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster during the weekend, offering numerous photos and a video along with announcing specifications and pricing for the open-top version two-seater which lost its Gullwing doors.

Powered by a front-mid positioned 6.3-litre V8 generating 571 kW (420 kW) and 650 Nm of torque, and built around an aluminium speceframe body, the 2012 Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster uses a 7-speed dual clutch transmission in a transaxle arrangement and a sports suspension featuring double wishbones.

Porsche Boxster E Performance Figures and Specs

Porsche Boxster E Performance Figures and Specs

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26 May 2011
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Do you remember the Porsche Boxster E, the electric prototype which was supposed to help gather information as far as the practicality of an electric roaster and the electric infrastructure in mid 2011? Well Porsche’s plans are well on track, as the German automaker has recently revealed the performance figures and specs of the Boxster E after offering a demonstration with the car at the Michelin Challenge Bibendum in Berlin.

Out of the three prototypes Boxster E developed by Porsche, one is AWD and two are RWD. The AWD version uses two electric motors spinning the front and rear axles and producing a total of 241 HP (180 kW) and 540 Nm (398 lb-ft) of torque at 12,000 rpm. These motors enable the AWD Boxster E to sprint from 0 to 62 mph (0 to 100 Km/h) in 5.5 seconds and also reach a limited speed of 124 mph (200 km/h).

2012 Toyota FT-86 Initial Specs

2012 Toyota FT-86 Initial Specs

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29 Apr 2011
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The Japanese automaker started to confirm specifications for the production version FT-86, a coupe which will combine Toyota’s D-4S injection system with Subaru’s boxer engine architecture.

The horizontally opposed 2.0-litre boxer engine fitted on the 2012 Toyota FT-86 will use direct injection technology combined with port injection, and even though its output was not specified, the results promise increased horsepower without compromising fuel consumption and emission levels.