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Nissan Two New Driver-Assist Systems for Curvy Roads

Nissan Two New Driver-Assist Systems for Curvy Roads

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced the development of two advanced technologies designed to help drivers make smooth turns by synchronizing the vehicle’s navigation, engine, braking and steering systems. By linking the existing Distance Control Assist System to navigation map data, the Navigation-Cooperative Intelligent Pedal can help the driver decelerate […]

Bosch ESP premium with FlexRay interface

Bosch ESP premium with FlexRay interface

The Bosch ESP premium installed in BMW’s current 7 series is the first brake control system worldwide to feature a FlexRay interface. Via this new data bus, the system communicates with the corresponding sensors, the ACC adaptive cruise control, the integrated chassis management (ICM) system, as well as the engine […]

2010 Audi R8 Prices announced

2010 Audi R8 Prices announced

Audi announces U.S. 2010 model-year prices for its Audi R8 sports cars, including the V10-powered R8 5.2 FSI quattro Audi today announced that the U.S. manufacturer’s suggested retail price for the highly anticipated 2010 Audi R8 5.2 FSI quattro V10 sports car will start at $146, 000, with shipments to […]

Chevrolet Camaro TRANSFORMERS Special Edition

Chevrolet Camaro TRANSFORMERS Special Edition

Fans of the new Camaro and the blockbuster TRANSFORMERS movies can now combine their love of the car and the films with the Chevrolet Camaro TRANSFORMERS Special Edition announced today at Comic-Con in San Diego. “When the first TRANSFORMERS movie was setting box office records, we had countless customers asking […]

Porsche to raise 5 bln euros for merger with VW

Porsche to raise 5 bln euros for merger with VW

Porsche SE’s supervisory board approved the sports-car maker’s plan to raise at least 5 billion euros ($7.1 billion) to “create the foundation of building an integrated car manufacturing group” with Volkswagen AG. The management board will prepare for a capital increase that could include cash as well as “contribution in […]

The new Ferrari Lap-Time

The new Ferrari Lap-Time

The new Ferrari cronograph, also available in Ferrari Stores worldwide starting from the end of August, is the new watch developed specifically to meet the needs of the Scuderia Ferrari: packed with features, it is the ideal all-round, high performance chronograph. Analogical display with a high-precision Swiss movement; digital display […]

Nissan’s New Navigation System with ITS

Nissan’s New Navigation System with ITS

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced an enhanced automotive navigation system design that utilizes intelligent transportation system (ITS) infrastructure and other advanced technology to promote safer and greener driving. The new navigation system – the world’s first to incorporate ITS information in a production vehicle – will debut on the […]

Mercedes GL 350 BlueTEC and GL 350 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY

Mercedes GL 350 BlueTEC and GL 350 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY

The GL-Class from Mercedes-Benz continues to hold the top position in the market segment of luxurious sports utility vehicles, but that’s not all: the latest model updates have made the premium off-roader even more attractive. In addition to introducing various technical modifications and innovations that particularly boost the fuel efficiency […]

2009 A3 1.6 TDI

2009 A3 1.6 TDI

• New 1.6-litre TDI engine joins A3, A3 Sportback and A3 Cabriolet ranges priced in each case from £17,485 OTR, £18,025 OTR and £20,645 OTR – replaces 1.9-litre TDI engine in A3 TDIe and A3 Cabriolet 1.9 TDI models • Turbocharged diesel features high pressure common rail injection and delivers […]

NO Alfa Romeo MiTo GTA

NO Alfa Romeo MiTo GTA

The awesome Alfa Romeo MiTo GTA Concept, which was shown in Geneva this March, was due to go on sale before the end of the year priced around £20,000. Problem is that today, an representant of Alfa Romeo told us not to expect the car anytime soon – if ever. […]

No decision on Opel bidder will come soon

No decision on Opel bidder will come soon

Yesterday was the deadline for all three Opel bidders. General Motors Co. said that it received three final offers from three companies for its Opel unit on that day, but a decision was still yet to be made. Reuters reports today that a meeting on Wednesday between U.S. carmaker General […]

Sportec SC 200 Vw Golf 1.4 TSI

Sportec SC 200 Vw Golf 1.4 TSI

Based on the little 1.4 TSi engine, the new Sportec SC 200 Vw Golf 1.4 TSI produces 147kW (200hp) – the same as the Golf V GTI – and 300Nm respectively. The Sportec SC 200 shaves a full 1.4 seconds off the 8.2 seconds taken by the VW Series for […]

INDEN-Design Ferrari 430 Spider

INDEN-Design Ferrari 430 Spider

The Tuner INDEN has specialized himself on the dressing of upscale sports cars. Based on the Ferrari F430 INDEN-Design remakes a special edition of this car, which assured with design and engine power. The Ferrari F430 from INDEN-Design is cespecially characterising of a technology which was putted to the acid […]