The final lap scored 7 minutes 58.4 seconds. That is the time taken by the new Seat Leon Cupra 2014 to complete a turn and take the Nürburgring record for FWD vehicles. The pilot who has enabled this success for the signature of Martorell is Jordi Gené.
The unit used a Leon Cupra SC totally standard with a 2.0 TSI 280 hp, fitted to an optional package that includes high performance Brembo brakes, 19-inch wheels and tires Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 likely to travel by road. Other test data reveal an average speed of 155 km / h and a maximum of 242 km / h, with dry land and an ambient temperature of ten degrees. Continue reading
We have to admit that after seeing the first pictures of the Volvo Concept Estate we were surrendered to the beauty of this prototype. We liked the original concept, the shooting brake design, probably impractical – when compared with a family to use – and probably very handy – when compared with any coupe. But in one way or another, the Volvo Concept Estate had earned all the attention in its presentation at the Geneva Motor Show.
A look at this prototype and betrays us the keys to its aesthetic. Volvo has chosen a huge battle, for quite a long nose, high waist, just three doors and wheels 21″, in the words of the mark “intended to create a modern aura”. Currently Volvo is not expected to go to a car launch these features, although it uncovers the possibilities of new common platform. Continue reading
The end of 2013, the new VW Golf R is given debut and thus dethroned the GTI as the most potent Golf VII internally. Well missed Abt Sportsline the compact rocket with the magical three letters a small performance boost.
As the standard, VW Golf R also mobilizes the Abt GTI bouncing PS/221 300 kW from the sleeve. Top speed amounted to the VW Golf GTI tuning on fleet 258 km/h; 5.8 seconds are needed for the Sprint from 0 to 100 km/h. At this year’s Geneva Motor Show, the VW Allgäu tuner compact powerhouse as DarkEdition with particularly striking regalia and “Dark” lettering on the C-pillar, tailgate attachment and head restraints in front. Continue reading
You’re probably wondering why Bugatti continues its efforts to introduce new versions of its special unique sports. Since its launch, the Bugatti Veyron has a thousand and one dressed in costumes; limited editions in many cases contributed a special finish body and certain details. Remember that Bugatti has yet to award the last remaining units of the Veyron Vitesse, the enhanced version 1,200 hp and detachable roof of its supercar brand.
The reason for these latest limited editions is to cover the remaining sales pitch and fulfill the desires of its customers by offering a car that evokes some forgotten history and pay tribute to their favorite markets. Just imagine that we opted for this second reason was that led to the present Molsheim special version that we bring you on this occasion, the Bugatti Veyron “Lang Lang” Vitesse. Continue reading
They have already been a few years since Bentley season with salt and pepper to your coupe of high standing, with power of supercar, more than 600 CV and the disposition to beat, even some speed skating records. The arrival of a priori engines fit better with the vision of a large coupe XXI Century, while eight cylinders, it has not led to the disappearance of the W12, elected for anyone looking for a higher dose of refinement and benefits. And Crewe has again improved its extraordinary product, the Bentley Continental GT Speed.
This year the launch of the Bentley Continental GT Speed improved 2014, a very powerful coupe with 635 hp version will reach the hand of a 6-liter W12 engine with dual turbo will occur. It’s no nonsense. We are at the Bentley – Street – Fastest in History, 331 km / h top and a little less, 327 km / h, for variant convertible, the Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible. This model is only available with AWD and 0-100 km / h in 4.2 seconds marks, which is not bad for a coupe on the scale that far exceeds two tons. Continue reading
The new Fiat Freemont Cross distinguishes itself with its pithy appearance markedly from the other models in the series from. The Fiat Van 2014 celebrates its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show. The new Fiat Freemont Cross is available starting in late summer.
At the front of the Freemont Cross the newly drawn bumper with a hint of bullbars in platinum chromium as well as the headlamps and fog lamps stand on in glossy black ground out. The black grille insert is surrounded by a frame in high-gloss black. Platinum-chrome adorns the narrow guard strips under the sills, the roof rails and the lower part of the rear bumper. The taillights build like their front counterparts turn on black background. Continue reading
The new Audi S3 Convertible in its segment without competitors. Its 2.0 TFSI petrol engine mobilizes 221 kW/300 hp and 380 Nm of torque. With the S tronic Gear Unit S3 Cabrio hisses in 5.4 seconds 0auf 100 km / h, maximum 250 stuff in it.
Of course, the new Audi S3 Cabrio comes with the quattro permanent all-wheel drive. Despite its lush performance, the four-seater with the S tronic approved an average 7.1 l/100 km, which corresponds to CO2 Austtoß of 165 g corresponds / km. In summer the open S3 pulls in the showrooms of the German Audi dealer. In length, the Audi S3 measures for fresh air fans at 260 cm Wheelbase 443 cm, width 179 cm and height 139 cm. The potent Audi Convertible combines without driver 1620 kg on the scales. The passenger compartment consists mostly of ultra high-strength steel, while the front hood is made of aluminum. Continue reading
Jaguar could have list a bluish novelty for the upcoming Geneva Motor Show. The latest rumors about the brand had impacted on the Jaguar F-Type and the arrival of a 4-cylinder version and even to mention the appearance of an F-Type Targa… but seems that face to the Geneva Motor Show the British firm has prepared the arrival of the Jaguar XFR-S Sportbreak, the more benefits the alternative of Jaguar XF Sportbreak.
A photo apparently leaked this Jaguar XFR-S Sportbreak Autocar has appeared on opening the closure in the British media to a succession of details that leave us with the war willing to give itself Audi RS6 Avant family. Continue reading
The Peugeot 108 designed for urban transport boasts just 347 cm long and 162 cm wide; the smallest of the Peugeot is available models as a two – or four-door hatchback, as well as 108 TOP! with fabric cover.
Open the rear door of the new Peugeot 108 swings the shelf up and releases a trunk generous for this class: 196 liters with 180 litre with spare wheel tyre set. Due to the comfortable flat with 77 cm loading edge and a foot of space between the wheels arches can be also easily load new 108. It is the split rear seat completely folded 50:50 in relation, increasing the storage capacity up to 750 litres. Fold down the backrest easily via two externally accessible levers. Continue reading
The Renault KWID Comcept is a compact lifestyle and family car that is specifically tailored to the demands of customers in emerging markets. So there was the Renault SUV made its debut on the Delhi Auto Show.
The 3.6-meter short Renault SUV study is characterized by extremely short overhangs and large tires that stand out from the wheel arches pithy. So memories will be awakened to the VW Beetle-based buggy of the 1960s and 1970s. Massive fenders and side moldings give the Renault Concept Car with electrically opening and closing doors, a robust appearance. Propulsion is a 1.2-liter turbo gasoline engine makes, and the power transmission to the front wheels is entrusted to a key controlled EDC double clutch gearbox. Alternatively, place anyway batteries and an electric motor court. The corresponding power connector resides under the large Renault lozenge. Continue reading