After the five-door we had a chance to try a few weeks ago, Seat now unveils three-door variant, that is more athletic. Few aesthetic differences Seat Ibiza three new positions its doors as a city in itself, as evidenced by its noun "Sportcoupe". A little shorter than the five-door (-1.8 cm, or 4.03 m), this [...]
Mercedes B-Class 2008: The game of seven errors.
Marketed for nearly three years, the compact MPV of the firm at the star just going through the box restyling. Program, minor cosmetic changes and more economical engines.
Class C as a grille
As always with Mercedes, the restyling of their models pass almost unnoticed. So do not be surprised if you do not make the difference between the old and "new" Class B!
The firm has starred in fact merely to start a small facelift to its MPV by upgrading the design of the shields, the grille and turn signal repeaters in the side mirrors. That's it!
Worse, the cabin is completely identical to that of the old version, if not the quality of materials of the dashboard and cloth seats, which rose slightly.
Under the hood, the Mercedes B-Class 2008 vintage contains the entire current engines: 95 to 193 hp for the gasoline line and 109 to 140 hp for diesel. Mercedes also announced a reduction in consumption of around 7% throughout its range.
Note that the petrol versions B150 and B170 can be equipped with the Start / Stop system which switches off the engine when the vehicle stops, thus saving up to 9% fuel. Bi-fuel version of 116 hp gasoline-powered and natural gas is also planned.
Chapter technological, Mercedes offers an optional system "Active Parking Assist" which, like a Volkswagen Tiguan, you can make the perfect niche!
The Passat CC will soon be only in its segment. For if we are to believe the British magazine Car, Ford would prepare the response with the Mondeo Coupé. Created by Mercedes with the CLS, the 4-door coupe segment attracted manufacturers and motorists. Thus, Volkswagen, Cadillac and Chevrolet same were quick to follow suit with [...]
After the failure of the Nano, Tata hopes to have more success with the design concept pixels significantly less "low cost" should attract more European audiences. This more modern plastic envelope and rewarding in a format of 3.10 m (barely ten centimeters longer than a Toyota iQ) 1.2 turbo diesel engine 75 hp. Consumption is [...]
Developed based on a Renault Kangoo, the van Citan will allow Mercedes-Benz to occupy all segments of the utility range. Next April, when the Commercial Vehicle Show in Amsterdam, Mercedes-Benz will unveil his van Citan (pronounced so Sitane International). For now, the brand had consented only to show drawings of its new Light Utility and [...]
Volvo reorganises its range. The S60 now has a rightful place among the family and the replacement for the S80 will be much greater eyeing the side of the limousine. You concept gives us a good overview. The replacement of the current S80 has ambitions even more upscale. Evidenced by his name should be S90. [...]