BB Audi A6 3.0 TDI Biturbo with 390 HP

BB Audi A6 3.0 TDI Biturbo with 390 HP

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B&B has taken Audi’s A6 diesel station-wagon to a new level of performance.

In fact their are providing a three stage engine program that boosts the output on the A6’s 3.0-litre TDI Biturbo engine to 340, 365 and 390 HP respectively.

The first stage (340 HP / 690 Nm), which is achieved via tweaked electronics and a slight increase in boost pressure costs 1,498 Euros while the second stage of 365 HP and 720 Nm of torque is priced at 1,698 Euros.

Cadillac CTS-V vs Mercedes E63 AMG

Cadillac CTS-V vs Mercedes E63 AMG

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22 Mar 2012
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Motortrend has tested two estates designed for families who like to go fast – the Cadillac CTS-V and the Mercedes E63 AMG, in order to find out which of these two is better.

It turns out the Merc is better overall but you might draw your own conclusion especially when taking into account that the CTS-V is almost 30,000 USD cheaper than the E63 AMG Estate which starts at 94,075 USD.

Hyundai i30 Wagon to Debut in Geneva

Hyundai i30 Wagon to Debut in Geneva

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23 Feb 2012
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Hyundai has uncovered the wagon version i30 before its world debut at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show. The wagon will join the 5-door hatchback version in order to expand the i30’s appeal in the C-segment range, and as you can imagine the strong points in this case are the increased trunk space due to the vehicle’s longer body.

The Hyundai i30 wagon is 185 mm longer than the 5-door sibling, with a total length of 4485 mm, and features a best in class luggage compartment that is able to accommodate 528-litres worth of luggage (expandable to 1,642 litres with the rear passenger seats folded).

Kicherer Mercedes C63 AMG Wagon

Kicherer Mercedes C63 AMG Wagon

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20 Oct 2011
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Another Mercedes AMG model approached by another German tuner. We’ve just presented VATH’s upgrades for the CLS63 AMG, it is now time what to find what Kicherer can offer for the Mercedes C63 AMG Wagon.

Starting with the visual enhancements, the estate version Mercedes C63 AMG received a modified front spoiler, a blackened out grille, sportier looking side skirts, a carbon diffuser with three vertical fins and a set of double spoke design wheels finished in black and with a chrome edge. A lowered suspension is also part of Kicherer’s upgrades for the C63 AMG Wagon, while at the interior the tuner has treated the car with fine Nappa leather and Alcantara.

2012 Toyota Avensis

2012 Toyota Avensis

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12 Sep 2011
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Toyota has premiered the revised 2012 Toyota Avensis in Frankfurt today and announced the fact that this third-generation model is now more spacious, more practical and more fuel efficient.

The car was designed and engineered in Europe, with production scheduled to take place at the automaker’s Burnaston plant in UK.

The 2012 Toyota Avensis look bolder and more dynamic when compared to the previous version, with the overall dimension remaining unchanged. The key points in terms of design are the front where the new Avensis adopts the family ‘face’, through the redesigned upper grille and the larger, more aggressive looking lower grille, plus the headlamps which now incorporate LEDs. The automaker has also revamped the front and rear bumpers, the fog lamps and added new alloy designs.

2012 Ford Focus ST Hatchback and Wagon

2012 Ford Focus ST Hatchback and Wagon

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The production versions Ford Focus ST Hatchback and Wagon have just been unveiled by the North American company ahead of their official debut at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show.

According to Ford the 5-door ST hatch represents a ‘global performance car’ meaning it will be sold all over the world, while the ST wagon will only destined for the European market.

Both models will extract power from a 2.0-litre 4-cylinder EcoBoost engine which will sen 250 HP and 360 Nm of torque to the front wheels via a six-speed manual gearbox. In terms of consumption and emissions the ST is around 20 percent more efficient than the previous Euro spec Focus ST, but the actual figures have not been specified yet.

Volvo V60 DRIVe Review Video

Volvo V60 DRIVe Review Video

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16 Jun 2011
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A new review video from FifthGear, and this time it’s about the Volvo V60 DRIVe, a car that has a smaller boot than its rivals, the BMW 3 Series Touring and the Audi A4 Avant, which costs between 24,000 and 28,000 GBP in the UK.

Fitted with a 1.6-litre engine under its bonnet which Volvo claims it will return 62 mpg and accelerate from nought to 62 mph in 11.3 seconds, this particular V60 DRIVe shown here is also equipped with the R Design package, which consists of a stiffer suspension, and a sporty looking exterior kit.

Hyundai i40 Tourer Price

Hyundai i40 Tourer Price

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01 Jun 2011
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Hyundai has just announced full pricing for the Hyundai i40 Tourer, the company’s first medium family estate which is now available for ordering in the UK.

Available in three equipment grades (Active, Style and Premium), the Hyundai i40 Tourer price starts at 18,395 GBP, and apart from two transmission choices (manual or automatic), customers will also be able to choose one of the three efficient engines available for this spacious new model. These are a 1.6-litre GDi Blue Drive petrol for the base model, a 1.7-litre CRDi diesel delivering either 115 PS or 136 PS and a 2.0-litre GDI petrol.

Cadillac CTS V Wagon vs Porsche Panamera Turbo vs BMW X6 M

Cadillac CTS V Wagon vs Porsche Panamera Turbo vs BMW X6 M

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27 Apr 2011
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Here’s a rather strange comparison video in which MotorTrend pits the 2011 Cadillac CTS V against the 2011 Porsche Panamera Turbo and the 2011 BMW X6M. You can easily speculate which of the three is faster on a straight line, but before you’ll check out the footage here are some quick numbers.

2011 Porsche Panamera Turbo specs : power comes from a 4.6-litre twin-turbo V8 which develops 500 HP and 568 lb-ft of torque via a seven-speed twin-clutch automatic transmission. The Panamera Turbo tips the scale at 4,486 lbs, uses an all-wheel-drive system and carries a price tag of 164,145 USD.

Audi RS4 Avant in the works

Audi RS4 Avant in the works

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31 Mar 2011
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Rumors that were mentioning the Audi RS4 being axed have circulated across the web some time ago. We are happy to announced that those were indeed just a bunch of rumors, because an Audi RS4 Avant test mule has been recently caught by spy photographers while doing runs on the Nurburgring track in Germany.

Based on the S4 Avant but featuring a series of exterior tweaks, the Audi RS4 Avant test mule looks like it borrowed its wheels from the RS5, and besides the modified front bumper it is also same to assume that the car has also been fitted with bigger brakes and a wider track.