The new Honda Civic will get LED optics

The new Honda Civic will get LED optics

Honda has launched to test a new generation of sedan Civic. Photospies managed to shoot a novelty in a road test in the United States. The official debut of the car is likely to be held in autumn 2015, said.

Judging from the photos, the car will get LED lights, other bumpers, sloping roof and other grille. The car will be equipped with advanced safety systems such as adaptive cruise control, rear view camera, the function of autonomous braking system and hold the vehicle in the lane. The car will get a new instrument panel, three-spoke multifunction steering wheel and updated infotainment system with a small display.

The car will be available with two engines to choose from. One of them will be the 1.5-liter turbo four-cylinder. The unit will work with the six-speed manual transmission or a CVT CVT.

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It presents a powerful mid-engined supercar Ferrari open

It presents a powerful mid-engined supercar Ferrari open

«Ferrari» presented an open version of the supercar 488 GTB, dubbed Spider. The Italians say that the novelty is the most powerful model with a mid-body type in the company’s history.

Ferrari 488 Spider equipped with 3.9-liter twin-turbo “eight”, which develops 670 horsepower and 760 Nm of torque . The maximum power is achieved at 8000 rpm and a maximum torque is available with 3000 rpm. The unit is combined with a seven-speed robotized transmission with two clutches.

It presents a powerful mid-engined supercar Ferrari open

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Test-drive Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS: the definition of delight

Test-drive Porsche 911 Carrera 4 GTS: the definition of delight

This auto does not need to be specifically – enough to see the smallest fragment of the body to safely learn Porsche 911. The dome roof, windows and smooth contour of the powerful rapids of the wings create a unique look familiar here for 52 years. Even doubt excellent aerodynamics car is not creeps, because the 911 with atmospheric motors manages to do without the huge air intakes.  And let no modification of GTS is the most powerful and dynamic among the 911’s, but it is distinguished by its own suspension settings and steering drive, which give a special thrill from driving!

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Ferrari F12 will add power sports car

Ferrari F12 will add power sports car

The company is finalizing a special Ferrari version sports car F12 called Speciale. Premiere of new items will be held at the Geneva Motor Show, which will take place in March 2016. The main competitor of the model is called the Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 SuperVeloce.

The car will get a 6.2-liter gasoline engine V12. Engine power increases by 30 hp compared with the standard model and will make 760 horsepower. At the same time, the weight of a sports car will be reduced by 200 kilograms. The company is kept secret, which helped achieve such impressive figures.

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Nissan beat Toyota and became the best selling brand in Europe

Nissan beat Toyota and became the best selling brand in Europe

In the first six months, Nissan became the best selling brand in Asia and Europe, bypassing Toyota . European sales of the brand increased thanks to the latest generation of the crossover Qashqai , which is most like the British, French and Germans. Toyota also suffered a decline in implementation, particularly in Germany – the largest European market. As they say, the demand weakened due to an aging model line.

Toyota has surpassed Japan as the Nissan’s best-selling in Europe in 1998, but Nissan has promised to regain the title. Its European sales have risen steadily over the past five years.

 

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The Americans acknowledged the Porsche world’s best automaker

Porsche in the eleventh time in a row recognized the best car brands

Each year, the US company JD Power conducts survey among US motorists. The result determines the best car brands and models according to US drivers. Investigations are 20 years and the last 11 years the best brand of US residents chose the Porsche. This year was no exception. Reports.

The German company has received 874 points out of 1000 possible. The second line at the Jaguar (855 points), and the third at the BMW (854 points). From nepremialnyh marks the first place (eleventh in the overall rankings) at MINI: British brand got 825 points. The average figure is 798 points, which is four units more than in 2014.

Three US companies motorists identified three models that are best in class: from Ford (C-Max, Expedition and F -150), from Porsche (Cayenne, Cayman and Macan) and Chevrolet (Colorado, Corvette and Sonic). In two of the best models from Audi, BMW, Dodge, Mazda and MINI.

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Porsche in the eleventh time in a row recognized the best car brands

Porsche in the eleventh time in a row recognized the best car brands

The company J.D. Power released the results of the twentieth annual study APEAL, which determines the best cars and car brands according to American drivers. In the eleventh time in a row the first row among the brands got Porsche.

The German company has received 874 points out of 1000 possible. The second line at the Jaguar (855 points), and the third at the BMW (854 points). From nepremialnyh marks the first place (eleventh in the overall rankings) at MINI: British brand got 825 points. The average figure is 798 points, which is four units more than in 2014.

«Top 10″ best car brands in 2015

Location Brand Points
1. Porsche 874
2. Jaguar 855
3. BMW 854
4. Mercedes-Benz 853
5. Audi 852
6. Land Rover 843
7 . Lincoln 842
8. Cadillac 838
9. Infiniti 835
10. Lexus 831
average 798

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The new Passat received the Head-Up Display

The new Passat received the Head-Up Display

One of the innovations for the eighth generation Volkswagen Passat has become the next-generation head-up display. The equipment can be purchased for versions: Passat sedan, Passat Variant, Passat Alltrack Passat and GTE and costs 560 euros (price in Germany).

Display “hiding” behind the instrument panel and raised button. In contrast screen, 10 x 15 cm (480 x 240 pixels) are displayed: speed, road signs, work assistance systems, navigation information and other functions. It specifies that the driver sees the output information at a distance of 2 meters from the eye that does not distract from the road.

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