Dacia Dokker Unveiled

Dacia Dokker Unveiled

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20 May 2012
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Dacia has recently unveiled the new Dokker in MPV and utility van formats at the Casablanca motor show and announced that these new models will become available for purchase in Marocco starting from June 2012.

The Dokker joins another recent model launched by Dacia, the Lodgy, a 7-seater carrier with which the Dokker pretty much shares its front end design.

Gumpert Tornante by Touring unveiled

Gumpert Tornante by Touring unveiled

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01 Mar 2011
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The Gumpert Tornante by Touring has been unveiled in Geneva, and according to its manufacturer, the car combines supercar performance with improved comfort and ventilation, reduced noise and increased luggage space.

The Gumpert Tornante by Touring measures 4,475 m in length, 1,971 m in width, 1,215 m in height and has a wheelbase of 2,7 meters. Its kerb weight is between 1,300 and 1,400 Kg, depending on equipment, and power is provided by a biturbo V8 engine sitting at a 90 degrees angle, which develops 700 HP (515 kW) @ 6,500 rpm and 663.7-lb-ft of torque @ 4,000 rpm.

Toyota FT-86 II Concept Unveiled

Toyota FT-86 II Concept Unveiled

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01 Mar 2011
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The Toyota FT-86 II will be unveiled today in Geneva, so the Japanese automaker has revealed photos and details with their new concept which offers ‘the clearest indication yet as to the final design of Toyota’s next sports car’.

The Toyota FT-86 II Concept measures 4,235 m in length, 1,795 m in width, 1,270 m in height and has a 2,570 m wheelbase, and will get its wheels spinning thanks to a compact, lightweight powertrain composed from a boxer petrol engine linked to a 6-speed transmission.

2012 Acura TL unveiled

2012 Acura TL unveiled

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09 Feb 2011
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The 2012 Acura TL was just unveiled in Chicago, and the new sedan features ‘fresh looks, improved performance and upgraded technology’.

The engines powering the 2012 Acura TL are the same as before, meaning a 3.5-litre and a 3.7-litre V6, but this time they come mated to a new Sequential SportShift 6-speed automatic transmission which helps lower fuel consumption.

Ford Focus Electric unveiled

Ford Focus Electric unveiled

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07 Jan 2011
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The Ford Focus Electric has been unveiled today at this year’s edition Consumer Electronics Show (CES), and according to the Blue Oval, their new zero emission hatchback will become available to customers in North America towards the end of 2011. In Europe the Ford Focus Electric is expected to be seen sometime before 2013.

With it full electric powertrain the Ford Focus EV claims that it will offer a mile-per-gallon equivalent better than the recently launched Chevrolet Volt, with recharging taking between three to four hours by using a 240V wall-mounted charge station, which means half the time required by the Nissan LEAF to recharge.

2012 Nissan Sunny unveiled

2012 Nissan Sunny unveiled

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21 Dec 2010
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The 2012 Nissan Sunny has been unveiled yesterday at the China International Automobile Exhibition, and the restyled global sedan is scheduled to go on sale across the Chinese market starting from January 2011.

With an overall aspect that resembles the Maxima, especially at the rear, the 2012 Nissan Sunny comes with refreshed features like new headlamps and taillights, new bumpers, a new interior and new body colour choices.

2011 Saab 9-4X officially unveiled

2011 Saab 9-4X officially unveiled

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18 Nov 2010
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The Swedish company has officially unveiled the 2011 Saab 9-4X at the 2010 L.A. Auto Show, and the new crossover is scheduled to go on sale in US in May.

The 2011 Saab 9-4X features the ‘Progressive Scandinavian design’ inspired by the Aero X concept and some of its elements include bi-xenon headlights, a dual exhaust system, 18-inch 6-spoke design alloys and a dark protective applique on the lower body.

The 2011 Saab 9-4X also features a wraparound-effect windshield and a a ‘hockey stick’ waistline while under its bonnet the automaker has fitted a 3.0-litre V6 that develops 265 HP and which enables the new crossover to sprint from 0 to 100 Km/h in 9.0 seconds.

Nissan Ellure Concept unveiled

Nissan Ellure Concept unveiled

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17 Nov 2010
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A second world premiere from Nissan at the 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show, this time we’re talking about the Nissan Ellure Concept which comes as a confirmation of Nissan’s intention on beeing a strong player in the sedan segment.

The Nissan Ellure Concept uses a 2.5-litre supercharged 4-cylinder engine with Intelligent Dual Clutch Control (one motor/two clutch design with lithium-ion battery) a 25 kW electric motor, matched with an Xtronic CVT and front-wheel drive. The Nissan Ellure Concept also uses an independent suspension, regenerative braking, and advanced drive-by-wire electric/hydraulic steering, however at this point performance figures remain secret.

2011 Toyota Corolla unveiled

2011 Toyota Corolla unveiled

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16 Nov 2010
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The Japanese car maker has unveiled the 2011 Toyota Corolla through photos and details released one day before its public debut at the 2010 Los Angeles Motor Show.

In terms of exterior changes the 2011 Toyota Corolla features a redesigned front bumper and grille, larger exterior mirrors, a revamped rear bumper, trunk lid, rear license garnish and rear combination lamp.

The 2011 Toyota Corolla has also received newly designed alloys and on the S model, the automaker offers a body kit as standard, for a ‘sportier’ appearance.

2011 Mazda BT-50 pickup unveiled

2011 Mazda BT-50 pickup unveiled

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14 Oct 2010
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Another pick-up truck unveiled today which just like the 2011 Ford Ranger, will not be sold in the US. This time we’re talking about the 2011 Mazda BT-50 that debuted at the Australian International auto Show in Sydney.

Mazda says the BT-50 pick-up represents a realistic alternative to the family wagon and 4×4 SUV, unfortunately we still have to wait for technical details and performance figures to get released.

As far as design the 2011 Mazda BT-50 features the company’s ‘family face’ with a 5-point grille, boomerang shaped headlights, a chrome crossbar forming a large pentagon and taillights that stretch horizontally.

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