The Mercedes A 45 AMG already have price for Spain. It is the maximum evolution of the Mercedes Class A – The ceiling of the range of the Compact. Mercedes class A with the touch, always welcome, AMG, with 360 horsepower under the hood, will be available in Spain from June and will be priced at 54.750 euros. 360 hp, AWD, exclusivity and sportiness course … also priced accordingly. A price that is above the BMW M135i xDrive, with 320 horses part from 48,500 euros. A price will be increased by 8,816 euros if you opted for the Mercedes A 45 Edition 1.
The Mercedes A 45 AMG has a block of 4 cylinders and 2 liter supercharged. Engine that allows you to reach up to 360 hp, up to 450 Nm, to 100 km / h in 4.6 seconds, to 250 km / h. It features all-wheel drive and chassis has been tuned by AMG. Brakes, suspension, steering … plus also the gearbox, dual clutch, seven and a moron sporting relations with details like dual-clutch “automatic”. Continue reading
Today it has been known that Paddy Lowe will join the 3rd of June to Mercedes AMG scheme after a few months its signing was announced with great fanfare by the team in Brackley, to exercise after 15 days scarce, Director Technical Executive in the team three-pointed star, a charge that comes to be a hand in hand with Ross Brawn.
Lowe, who until late last year was Technical Director at the Woking work, is an engineer with extensive experience that due to the announcement of his transfer has been forced to spend the last months in fallow. The topic, being normal between teams of the competition, never ceases to assume the last exponent of what appears to be a spoliation by Mercedes AMG fledged on the organizational chart of McLaren, which began with the transfer of Norbert Haug to the leadership of the new adventure, Lewis Hamilton, and now, as we have been saying, the recent addition and elevation of charge responsibilities of one of the pillars of McLaren until well little. Continue reading
Yesterday as we overtook some of the keys of the new Aston Martin CC100, a prototype designed to hold memorial style the centenary of the brand in this year 2013. The tribute is extended, by the way, the classic DBR1 50′s – who won atLe Mans in 1959 – and one of its most illustrious drivers, Sir Stirling Moss. The site chosen for display is unbeatable. The DBR1 and reinterpretation will be rolling half a century later on the Nordschleife, on the eve of the 24 Hours of Nürburgring will begin to dispute this afternoon.
The Aston Martin CC100 Speedster Concept is currently a prototype that has resorted to the original design of the sports of racing in the 1950s, of the legacy of that speedster once devoid of ceiling and overflowing of sportsmanship. Although currently don’t know the possibility that Aston Martin decides to produce it in a very limited edition and exclusive (there is talk of two units produced), we can now confirm that the own brand points to some of the traits valued in this prototype will move to the next models of the brand. Continue reading
Just half a year at dealerships and Toyota Auris Hybrid got a small improvement, so minimal and subtle like reducing emissions and fuel consumption by two tenths. Thus, the Auris Hybrid Active-finish wheels and 15″ will to approve 3.6 litres/100 km in the combined cycle (previously 3.8 l/100 km) and emissions will be reduced to 84 g / km of CO 2 (down from 87 g / km). In the case of Toyota Auris Hybrid Sports Touring, station wagon, emissions are 85 g / km. The Toyota hybrid saver, obviating the Plug-In Prius remains the Yaris Hybrid with 3.5 liters per 100 kilometers.
According toToyota’s evolution has been achieved only with subtle mechanical adjustments and some aerodynamic measures, what they call aero stabilizing fins, which are not anything but items focused on improving the drag coefficient of the car and reduce the turbulence generated by the speed. In any case, the changes do not affect performance. To catch up on the status of the new Toyota Auris, demand inEuropehas increased slightly this year and the hybrid has gained ground in the Auris range, since the customer requests increased by 69%. Continue reading
As of now, the VW Beetle and Beetle Convertible dealer can make even more striking. Stripe patterns, nicknames films and two paint colors give many attractive options, the 2013 Beetle to customize further.
Direct from the factory VW Beetle Coupe can be ordered in a salient two-tone paint. In this case, the covering of the windshield is fully held in black to the upper edge of the rear window. This extra is also possible with a panoramic roof and suggests additionally ordered with 150 euros. With eight international films or nickname trim the Volkswagen logo on the sides, also in black or silver, the new Beetle can be covered with epithets such as Bug, Beetle, Vocho, Coccinelle and others from 150 euros ex works. Continue reading
It is clear that this is not a project as very impressive as is the latest prototype derived from the new GTI, which we’ve squeezed all the juice possible. But as a farewell to the current generation, and fully Worthersee 2013, we present the Volkswagen Golf GTI Cabrio Austria.
Designed with input from teens of thirteen students, this prototype is intended to be a real farewell Golf GTI Cabrio sixth generation, one of the last links of previous and Volkswagen Golf. Offering a look and a more dynamic, staff, students (both boys and girls) were able to table a preparation course, has nothing to envy more than a great builder. Continue reading
As time, again emerge rumors about a model showing curiously every time is more defined. This time the guys have been Car and Driver managers talk about a model that supposedly hit the market in 2016, just to celebrate the centenary of the German company. The oddest thing of all is that it is expected that, once you do reach the market at a price of 220,000 euros.
According to the magazine specialized in the world of the new M8 BMW engine will make use of the platform created to give life to the i8 while that, unlike the electric supercar, for the M8 is bet on a V8 4.4 liter TwinPower Turbo direct injection, same engine which today moves vehicles like the BMW M6. Continue reading
With just over a month for the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2013, the smell of burning rubber, gasoline and epic, breathe in the air. It is the 90th anniversary of that inaugural race and those early days of the competition in which Bentley, along with Bugatti and Alfa Romeo, begin to stand as one of the strongest candidates to victory. Bentley has decided to honor their heroes with six special editions models based on Bentley Mulsanne and Bentley Continental GT, each of which will be built 48 units to be sold entirely in the United States.
Six pilots have crossed the checkered flag in first place in a Bentley since 1923, the last only a decade ago, in 2003. Each model in this limited edition Le Mans Edition will receive an exclusive finish including interior linings, tires and exterior colors, Le Mans emblem on the headrests, a plate with the numbering of each unit. Everything is to provide a little more exclusivity and value to its customers, either with a sober and discreet combination or a green bodied Mulsanne flamboyant British Green. Continue reading
The Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid was awarded a Plus X Award, the seal of approval for innovation, quality, design and ecology. The V60 diesel hybrid with external charging function consumes an average of 1.8 l/100 km and emits corresponding to 48 g CO2/km.
The Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid is the most technically sophisticated vehicle; the Swedish premium supplier has been produced. This sees the international expert jury of the Plus X Awards and records otherwise the Volvo station wagon with the prestigious seal of approval in innovation, quality, design and ecology from. The award-winning V60 is the world’s first diesel hybrid with external charging capability give. The Plus X Award, the largest technology, sport and lifestyle competition in the world, recognizes manufacturers for particularly outstanding quality products. Continue reading
After more than six years on the market, Mercedes has decided to make a facelift to the Mercedes Sprinter, one of the most successful large vans European market and is also offered in South America, Africa and Asia after having ceased trading in the U.S. in 2010 (under the brand Dodge). As with most of these mid-cycle changes, the firm has decided to retouch the image of the model to show a more fresh, and offer a more updated mechanics.
If you look at its exterior aesthetics, we see that the front has been redesigned to bring your design to the line marked by Mercedes in recent times, a pattern released by the Mercedes Class A and that in the commercial segment has had its reflection in the Mercedes cite. You now have larger headlights and large logo. From behind no pictures but Mercedes confirms that the taillights have been redesigned, and now has two distinct segments. Continue reading