Покрылись черными пятнами

4 May 2016

Covered with black spots

Skoda has slightly refreshed models Rapid and Octavia for the Russian market, expanding the list of equipment and adding modification Black Edition. The latter is painted black roof, mirrors, grille, spoiler, wheels, as well as and decorative moldings in the cabin and sports seats.

The basic version of vehicles model year 2017 to become a little richer on equipment: have added fog lamps and Bluetooth. The list of options has been enriched with rearview camera and multimedia system with support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

Google для Pacifica

4 May 2016

Google for Pacifica

Google actively developing Autonomous driving vehicles, confirmed the partnership with Fiat-Chrysler in the implementation of the programme of release of new “drones”. Accordingly, the statement made concern FCA and Alphabet holding company established by the IT giant for the development of the “autopilots”. True, and now itís about experimental series cars. For the sake of completing the extensive test equipment of new generation for the government plan to put 100 minivans Chrysler Pacifica.

At the initial stage of Google to build a prototype with the autopilot used six Toyota Prius, three Lexus RX and one Audi TT. The company also successfully developed the project, where the Autonomous vehicles used a miniature double “capsule” Google Self-Driving Car.

Самый быстрый - Golf GTI Clubsport S

4 May 2016

Fastest Golf GTI Clubsport S

New “charged” hatchback Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport’s was the fastest front-drive car on the “Northern loop” Nurburgring, breaking the lap in 7 minutes 49,21 seconds.

Самый быстрый - Golf GTI Clubsport S

Prior to that, the title of the fastest wore hatchback Honda Civic Type R the latest generation, which showed a lap time of 7 minutes 50,63 seconds.

Самый быстрый - Golf GTI Clubsport S

Front-wheel drive hatchback Golf GTI Clubsport’s equipped with a gasoline 2.0-liter “turboservice”, forced to 310 strength and 380 Nm of torque. Paired with the unit works a six-speed manual box. To “hundred” car accelerates in 5.8 seconds and top speed is 260 kilometers per hour.

Самый быстрый - Golf GTI Clubsport S

Compared to the GTI Clubsport modification, version S took off 30 pounds, losing weight 1360 kilograms. For diet I had to get rid of the sound insulation, rear seats, center armrest, and upgrade the battery.

Самый быстрый - Golf GTI Clubsport S

Among the external changes, it is worth noting another aerodynamic body kit, bi-xenon headlights, led daytime running lights, 19-inch aluminum wheels and sport tires Michelin Sport Cup 2.

Самый быстрый - Golf GTI Clubsport S

The three-door, released in honor of its 40th anniversary model Golf GTI will be available in three variants of body color. Volkswagen intends to collect only 400 copies Clubsport GTI’s, 100 of which are solely for Germany.

Самый быстрый - Golf GTI Clubsport S

Public premiere model will take place at the annual festival of the owners of the Volkswagens which will be held from 4 to 7 may at the Austrian lake wörthersee.

Самый быстрый - Golf GTI Clubsport S

К звездам

4 May 2016

To the stars

The flagship model of Renault Talisman honored to become the official vehicle of the opening 11 may 69-th Cannes film festival. The largest and most luxurious in the range of the French company sedans will escort actors, celebrities, jury members and sponsors of the Cannes coniparison to the famous red carpet at the foot of the Palais des festivals. In addition to 160 Talisman, adorned with Palme d’or, official symbols and 150 of the minivan Renault Espace.

The company Renault from the world of big films share not only the relations in the promotional field. Each year, the carmaker produces about forty special car, converted by the needs of television and film shooting crews.

Добреется ли Kicks до России?

4 May 2016

Dobralsa Kicks will do to Russia?

New compact crossover the Nissan Kicks will start your life’s journey in Brazil, then spread throughout Latin America, and then, perhaps, will get to Russia. Perhaps, as the official list of the 80 countries where the Japanese automaker is about to sell a new global model, not yet named.

Добреется ли Kicks до России?

Serial crossover Kicks is almost exactly the appearance of the prototype, shown in 2014. Overall length of the car is 4295 mm, width — 1760 millimeters, height — 1590 mm, and the wheelbase is 2610 mm. Nissan expects that the performance of the wheelbase Kicks is the best place in the segment.

Добреется ли Kicks до России?

Specifications are still being kept secret. However, according to preliminary data, in the engine range the crossover will include a 1.6-liter 110-horsepower gasoline engine, which will be paired with “mechanics” and CVT. Actuator — front or full plug-in.

Добреется ли Kicks до России?

The interior of the car is quite simple, but, judging by the pictures, will be available with leather trim, two-tone option with a seven-inch touchscreen media system.

Amarok обзавелся дизельной «шестеркой»

3 May 2016

Amarok has got a diesel “six”

Updated to Amarok pickup truck could compete with the Ford Ranger, Nissan Navara and Mitsubishi L200, Volkswagen is not just refreshed his appearance, making it more dynamic, and has held a number of significant technical changes. For example, threw an old two-liter diesel “four”.

Amarok обзавелся дизельной «шестеркой»

Her and replaced with a new 3.0-liter V6 TDI, corresponding to norms “Euro-6”, with three options of power — 163, 203, 224 and forces. Maximum torque in top modification is 550 Nm. Recall that the maximum power of the old 2.0-litre turbodiesel forces was 180 and 420 Nm.

Amarok обзавелся дизельной «шестеркой»

Updated Amarok got three drive configurations — rear, front with rear plug-in full and permanent 4Motion. The last option is available only with an eight-speed automatic transmission. In combination with the top-end version of the motor he is able to pull up to 3.5 tons of cargo. Note that as before Amarok will be offered with two or four bed cabin. The area of the cargo platform will be two and a half square meters.

Amarok обзавелся дизельной «шестеркой»

In addition, the specialists at Volkswagen pickup truck equipped with additional security elements under the body, reconfigured the steering, making it more accurate, and also modified the brake mechanisms.

Volkswagen has not yet shown official shots of the interior of the car, but judging by the previously published sketches, the design has undergone significant changes. To replace the outdated round nozzles on the ducts of the air conditioning system came the polygons. And the unity of the Central panel emphasizes horizontal lines stretching from one side to the other.

Amarok обзавелся дизельной «шестеркой»

Orders for the new Volkswagen Amarok pick-up will take until September. Prices yet to be announced.

Amarok обзавелся дизельной «шестеркой»

Nissan отзывает почти 3,2 млн машин

3 May 2016

Nissan is Recalling nearly 3.2 million cars

Nissan has announced the recall of 3 645 177 vehicles, including the Infiniti brand, sold in the United States. The reason of the malfunction of the airbag sensors, which are mounted in the front passenger seat and must determine the weight of the passenger. Mass electronics recognizes an adult or child, and depending on the received data disables or leaving the airbag.

Faulty sensors qualify all passengers under the children and unplug the airbag. As a result, thousands of owners of defective vehicles had received the complaint, and one person was injured because of a defect.

Service campaign will affect Nissan Maxima, Murano, Rogue, Pathfinder, Altima, NV200, Leaf, Sentra, and Infiniti QX60, Q50, JX35, Chevrolet City Express 2013 — 2017 model years. Note that this is the third opinion, which Nissan is pursuing since February 2013 due to faulty airbag sensors.

Чистый пробег

2 May 2016

A clear run

New battery 95 Ah, which is mounted on the electric car instead of the previous 60 ampere-hour, with the same dimensions was 50% more efficient – instead of 22, his capacity now stands at 33 kW/h. the charging Process takes less than three hours, and the range of the BMW i3 as a result increased almost two times – up to 315 kilometers in the mode of everyday use.

Первое свидетельство

2 May 2016

The first evidence of

At the international motor show in London, which will open its doors on may the fifth after the actual closing several years ago, TVR Automotive “Shine” your car. Speech while goes only about the overall style – in fact, revived only confirms the company announced a year ago the intention to start production of the new model. And also encourages prospective buyers to actively contribute 5,000 pounds for the Deposit in order to be among the first owners – such, say, had accumulated several hundred people.

Coupe and convertible assembled using pre-manufactured carbon fiber components for formula iStream technology, scheduled for release in 2017, because the details a bit. Promise that sporker with rear-wheel drive naturally-aspirated V8 Cosworth and manual transmission will be “faithful to the ideals of the brand” and “breathtaking both in design and in its capabilities”. By the way, the “mules” are already wound test.

Секретный доклад Renault

May 1, 2016

Secret report Renault

About the plans of the French company to present to the public this year from ten new cars has been known for a long time. We already saw Megane, Talisman, Kaleos, and even Scenic Kaptur created specially for Russia. Now, however, we were able to obtain accurate information about the debut of any vehicles will take place in the second half.

Секретный доклад Renault

The most interesting and promising from the point of view of possible occurrence in the Russian market, is a pair of sedans with class b and C. in addition to the Europeans will be interested in the Scenic compact MPV, the length of which will increase for the installation of another row of chairs. And the final accord will be a mid-size pickup truck with a load capacity of one ton. Without a doubt, the basis for this truck will serve as Nissan Navara, which will also serve as a donor and a base for truck Mercedes-Benz.