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Audi A3 and S3 models for 2009 unveiled

Audi A3 and S3 models for 2009 unveiled

Audi have released their new A3 and S3 ranges, which have both received new S tronic transmissions. The new facelifts include new fenders, a new front bootlit. The front bumper and single frame radiator grille have also been modified. The car also has the option of additional bi-xenon headlamps with LEDs. The A3 boasts about its new exterior mirrors with […]

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Saab’s new 9-4X SUV having a test run

Saab’s new 9-4X SUV having a test run

Saab is getting serious about its new SUV, as the latest prototype was spotted going for a test run. Saab’s new SUV, which will be called the 9-4X, will arrive in 2010 to rival the Land Rover Freelander. The new SUV runs off the same platform as the Cadillac BRX. The 9-4X SUV will be available all over the world, […]

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New Keating SKR Supercar has been launched

New Keating SKR Supercar has been launched

The new Keating SKR Supercar has been launched! The Keating SKR has a V8 Chevrolet engine, with 404bhp and 400lb ft torque, but this is not the only model, Keating will also offer a 500bhp version and two supercharged versions, one pushing out 520bhp and the other 650bhp. Keating has decided that each model will be built to how the […]

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Ford GT upgrade, The Avro Mirage 720

Ford GT upgrade, The Avro Mirage 720

The Ford GT Avro Mirage 720, with a whopping 720bhp, thanks to a large supercharger, a new induction system, new Accufab throttle bodies and an Accufab ceramic-coated exhaust system. The modified Ford GT, now known as the Mirage will retail for about £179,950, that includes the crazy amount of power as well as 627lb ft of torque, an orange paint […]

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2008 Suzuki SX4 Turbo

2008 Suzuki SX4 Turbo

Suzuki has taken the SX4 Crossover to the next level. The structure and all-wheel drive system already incorporated in the SX4 was capable of more power, so thats exactly what Suzuki have done. They have added Road Race’s turbo kit, with an improved suspension and 17-inch wheels. The J20A 2.0-liter engine is now turbocharged with a 16G GT3 turbo and […]

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Fiat 500 goes Hybrid!

Fiat 500 goes Hybrid!

Fiat understands petrol prices. They have decided to design a hybrid model, the Fiat 500. This model will have a petrol-electric engine that will give the driver good fuel economy and very low CO2 emissions. The Fiat 500 will be based on the 900cc two-cylinder model which will be making its debut at the Good-wood Festival of Speed in July. […]

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New fuel economy standards released!

New fuel economy standards have been set. With an average of 31.6 miles per gallon. Cars and trucks would both need to meet this requirement by 2015. The vehicles built from 2011 to 2015 will need to meet the targets which are more aggressive than some observers expected, and this raises the possibility that the US government could require the […]

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Lotus Trifuel Exige 270E – Powered by Methanol

Lotus Trifuel Exige 270E – Powered by Methanol

The new Lotus Trifuel Exige 270E concept car showing how methanol can take over the future of fuel for sports cars. The 270E concept car runs off the supercharged Toyota engine, which is from the normal Exige. This engine can run off three different fuels, namely petrol, ethanol and methanol. The sensors in the car measure the proportions of each […]

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New UK Arrival – The Alfa 8C Competizione

New UK Arrival – The Alfa 8C Competizione

Just 41 of these hand built £138,500 8C’s will be delivered to the UK market. The new Alfa 8C houses a 450bhp Ferrari engine, with a 0-60mph in only 4.2 seconds. The Alfa 8C was first unveiled at the Geneva car show back in 2003 where Ian Simpson signed up for one, “It’s truly worth the wait,” he said. “It’s […]

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The 10 best 70s muscle cars to own

The 10 best 70s muscle cars to own

1973 Ford Mustang Mach 1 fastback With a Q-code 351 V8, this machine was potent – back in the day, of course. The ’73 model had unique features which were usually overlooked though. A good condition model of this Mach 1 will cost from about $21,300 to $41,800. 1971-73 Datsun 240Z coupe The early 70’s were ruled by the likes […]

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Better, Faster and more powerful Porsche Cayenne Turbo S

Better, Faster and more powerful Porsche Cayenne Turbo S

The new Porsche Cayenne Turbo S 4×4 has just been boosted to a more powerful and expensive level. The Cayenne, after being unveiled at the Beijing Motor show now pushes out a head breaking 542bhp, it is capable of 62mph in under five seconds and a top speed of about 174mph. All this in a SUV which weighs about two-and-a-half […]

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Powerful Ford Fusion 2009 Sedan Reworked!

Powerful Ford Fusion 2009 Sedan Reworked!

Ford Motor Co. has decided to up the powertrain on the new reworked 2009 Ford Fusion sedan. Ford will be replacing the Fusions old 160bhp inline four-cylinder engine with a better, more powerful 170bhp four-cylinder, with variable valve timing and a six speed gearbox. The new Fusion will be a lot more powerful than the old model and it will […]

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The rear-wheel drive Mercedes CLC

The rear-wheel drive Mercedes CLC

The rear-wheel drive Mercedes CLC has arrived. The CLC is based on the old sports coupe, but the only difference is that the CLC claims over 1100 detailed changes. Mercedes has decided to use the basis from the old C-Class sports coupe, and not the newer C-Class saloon, by doing this they have been able to keep the prices a […]

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The all new Audi Q5

The all new Audi Q5

Engine: 2-litre turbocharged petrol/diesel four-cylinder; 3-litre V6 turbodiesel Power: 155kW; 125kW; 176kW Torque: 350Nm @ 1500-4200r/min; 350Nm @ 1750-2500r/min; 500Nm @ 1500-3000r/min Transmission: 2.0TDI: six-speed manual; 2.0 TFSI/3.0TDI: S tronic seven speed dual-clutch Top speed: 222km/h, 204km/h, 225km/h 0-100 km/h: 7.2-, 9.5-, 6.5-seconds Fuel consumption: 8.5-, 6.7-, 7.7l/100km The all-new Audi Q5, Audi’s new rival for the BMW X3 and […]

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The Roewe 550

The Roewe 550

The new Roewe 550, the successor to the Rover 45. The Roewe 550 is one of the more appealing Chinese exports, with a neat interior and clean exterior design. Although the dash looks a bit flashy, and the wood seems to be a bit plastic, it does show that the Chinese can produce a modern car. The car has updated […]

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