Renault has begun testing a new generation of Koleos

Renault has begun testing a new generation of Koleos

The company Renault has started road testing the new generation crossover Koleos . Photospies managed to shoot a novelty during the tests in Europe. Premiere of new items will be held in 2016 in one of the world’s major auto.

Judging from the photos, the car will receive a spoiler, other optics and modified bumpers. As described previously senior vice president of Renault Corporate Design Laurens van den Acker, the new Koleos will be “completely different from the current model.” The length of the vehicle will be about 5 meters. According to unofficial information, the car will get a third row of seats and seven seats would be.

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Lotus first crossover will look like 3-Eleven

Lotus first crossover will look like 3-Eleven

The design of the first in the history of Lotus crossover model will resemble 3-Eleven. This was in an interview with Car brand said CEO Jean-Marc Hals. Also, he said, the novelty will receive 1974 Elite features and other sports cars Lotus.

Overall dimensions of the car will repeat Porsche Macan, but crossover Lotus will significantly bus his German colleagues. Besides, the novelty will be easier Macan 200-300 kilograms.

The car will receive the aluminum body panels and engine Toyota. The main competitor of new items in the global market will be Porsche Macan. However, crossover Lotus should be 200-300 kg lighter than his opponent. At the same dimensions new items will repeat Macan. According to unofficial data, the basis of the new car will be taken a concept car called APX, submitted in 2006.

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Spyker company wanted to build a power planes

Spyker company wanted to build a power planes

The Court finally annulled the Netherlands on the recognition of producer Spyker sports cars bankrupt. In addition, the company was removed a temporary moratorium on the debt. “Spiker” received the support of the manufacturer of electric passenger aircraft Volta Volare and announced the resumption of activities.

«After we won a long battle with one of our lenders, we finally got out of the moratorium. We go back to the business healthy, free from debt now. In the coming weeks we will complete all the transactions with the investors, who were delayed for two months because of the trial … We can now move forward to the ambitious goals, including cooperation with the manufacturer of electric aircraft Volta Volare », – said the CEO of Spyker, Victor Müller.

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The British government offers incentives for building Aston Martin DBX

The British government offers incentives for building Aston Martin DBX

The Aston Martin said, “the obvious choice” for the production of model DBX will be America. But this does not mean that the British government enthusiastically looking at the idea.

British Prime Minister David Cameron suggested the company take to build a luxury SUV former military facility, belonging to the Ministry of Defence, which is located near the airport of Cardiff in Wales, two hours away from the headquarters of Aston Martin in Gaydon.

The British government offers incentives for building Aston Martin DBX

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Rumors: five-door Fiat 500 will replace the Punto

Rumors: five-door Fiat 500 will replace the Punto

As previously reported, Fiat plans to replace aging Punto a new model that will be part of a big family « 500 ». According to rumors, it will be a five-door hatchback in the segment 500 Plus, which will come in the next year.

To help us to imagine how it will look, Italian Site OmniAuto released rendering, which combines styling cues sitikar “500” with a large proportion of the body, like the crossover 500X.

The only alarming if the flimsy build Fiat 500 Plus, he will have to use more platforms than city ​​car, maybe he will create a new architecture.

 

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The new Volkswagen models were supported CarPlay and Android Auto

The new Volkswagen models were supported CarPlay and Android Auto

The US division of Volkswagen conducted a large-scale renewal of multimedia systems in all new vehicles in 2016 model year, except for the Eos convertible and SUV Touareg. The updated version of “multimediek” adds support for file formats Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink, reported.

All three formats will be pre-installed in the multimedia system, switching between them by pressing. The user connects the phone to the complex – displays a corresponding “plug” and the basic application is duplicated on the front panel display.

Support for popular formats is made possible by a radical renewal of the entire system. Its new version is called Modular Infotainment Platform (MIB II). The company assured that performance and graphics have been greatly improved compared to the previous modification.

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Tesla’s crossovers will give customers to attract new customers

Tesla's crossovers will give customers to attract new customers

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk announced the launch of a pilot program of discounts and bonuses to its clients. In particular, to attract new customers automaker promises to give an electric crossover Model X. This publication reports Mashable. .

Buyers electropenalty Model S, which will receive a recommendation from the current owners of the sedan in the form of a special code, “Tesla” will provide a discount of one thousand dollars. A similar amount will get the owners of the car itself, which can be spent, for example, for maintenance or for the purchase of accessories.

In addition, the owners of cars that attracted five new clients, send in a free excursion to Gigafabriku that Tesla building in the Nevada desert with by Panasonic. By 2017, this plant should begin release of lithium-ion batteries.

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New auto show Clarkson, Hammond and May’s will be released on Amazon services

New auto show Clarkson, Hammond and May's will be released on Amazon services

The former hosts of the show Top Gear, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May signed an agreement to create a new TV with Internet video streaming service Amazon Prime. This Clarkson said in a tweet.

According to The Guardian, the US Amazon’s service to win the struggle for a new show from ITV and Channel online service Netflix. Together with Clarkson, Hammond and Meem on a new transmission will continue to work Andy Wilman, the former executive producer of Top Gear.

«I feel as if moved out of the old maize in a spaceship,” – commented Clarkson transition on Amazon .

«Good news: I am now working on Amazon. The bad news: the other two, too, “- wrote in his twitter James May.

As an added Vice-President of the European branch Amazon Prime Jay Marine, long service broadcast Top Gear, and customers have expressed a desire to see again leading to screen.

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