Archive for June, 2012

Chevrolet prices the new Cruze Station Wagon in the UK

Category: Chevrolet | Author: | Date: June 28th, 2012

Chevrolet decided to release official pricing on the new Cruze Station Wagon in the British market.

The American family model is powered by a 1.6-liter petrol unit with 122 horsepower and a more powerful 1.6-liter with 139hp.

2013 Chevrolet Cruze Station Wagon

2013 Chevrolet Cruze Station Wagon

A diesel engine with a 1.7-liter displacement, capable to deliver 128 horsepower, is also part of the range in the UK.
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Renault presents the 2013MY Espace

Category: Renault | Author: | Date: June 22nd, 2012

Renault unveiled the 2013 Espace family car, a model which receives a series of upgrades which can barely be called facelift.

To begin with, under the bonnet we find a 2.0-liter dCi engine with 128hp, 148hp and 173hp. All the units are available with a manual transmission while fuel economy figures are rated at 5,7 liters/100 km (41,3mpg US).

2013 Renault Espace

2013 Renault Espace

At the interior, Renault offers USB and Bluetooth connectivity, GPS navigation and fabric upholstery. The range-topping versions can be fitted with rearview camera and leather seats.
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New Seat @Mii special edition debuts in Spain

Category: Seat | Author: | Date: June 18th, 2012

Seat officially announced that a new special edition of the Mii model will be introduced today. We talk about the Seat @Mii, a model based on the Mii Style Chic which will start at €11,420 in Spain.

According to the company, the new model is available to order exclusively online, this being the most attractive feature of the model to be honest.

Seat @Mii special edition

Seat @Mii special edition

We say this because the new Seat @Mii comes with no groundbreaking features. However, there are few key features which help the @Mii special edition to stand out.
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2013 Hyundai Elantra GT starts at $18,395

Category: Hyundai | Author: | Date: June 14th, 2012

Hyundai released official pricing for the new Elantra GT, a model which starts at $18,395 in the United States, excluding the $775 destination and handling fee.

The South Korean model is motivated by a 1.8-liter petrol unit able to deliver 148 horsepower and 131 lb-ft of torque.

2013 Hyundai Elantra GT

2013 Hyundai Elantra GT

According to the automaker, the model is available with a standard six-speed manual gearbox and returns a fuel economy of 39mpg (highway).
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New Infiniti IPL G Convertible priced in the U.S.

Category: Infiniti | Author: | Date: June 7th, 2012

Infiniti unveiled the official pricing of the new IPL G Convertible, a high-performance model which starts at $60,600 (excluding the $895 destination fee).

Under the bonnet we find a 3.7-liter V6 engine able to deliver 348 horsepower and linked to a seven-speed automatic transmission.

2013 Infiniti IPL G Convertible

2013 Infiniti IPL G Convertible

The Japanese model comes in two different exterior finishes including Malbec Black and Moonlight White while 19-inch alloy wheels and reworked suspension system are available as well.
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Volkswagen Beetle Fender edition introduced

Category: Volkswagen | Author: | Date: June 3rd, 2012

Volkswagen Beetle Fender is a special edition of the German model introduced in world premiere in Germany, at this year’s edition of the Auto Mobil International show.

This special edition is dedicated to the well-known guitar manufacturer Fender and has been released for the first time last year at Frankfurt, as a concept.

Volkswagen Beetle Fender edition

Volkswagen Beetle Fender edition

Today we see the production variant of the model, a special edition which goes on sale in Europe these days, being scheduled to arrive in the U.S. later this year.
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Mercedes GL63 AMG unveiled

Category: Mercedes | Author: | Date: June 1st, 2012

Mercedes pulls the wraps off the first GL63 AMG model in the company’s history. The German model features a powerful 5.5-liter V8 biturbo unit able to deliver 550 horsepower and 760Nm of torque.

Thanks to the AMG-sourced V8, the new GL63 AMG sprints from 0 to 100 km/h in just 4,9 seconds and hits an electronically limited top speed of 250 km/h.

2014 Mercedes GL63 AMG

2014 Mercedes GL63 AMG

The SUV benefits from an all-wheel drive system and the AMG Speedshift seven-speed automatic transmission as standard.
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