BMW at the 2013 Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA).
The 1.5-litre combustion engine develops 170 kW/231 hp and drives the rear wheels of the BMW i8, while the 96 kW/131 hp electric motor drives the front wheels.
The BMW i8 (09/2013)
The BMW i8: a new generation sports car.The BMW i8 is a 2+2-seater with visionary design and intelligent [Read More...]
A comprehensive range of engines – 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol, 3.0-litre V6 diesel and supercharged petrol and four 5.0-litre V8 petrol powerplants – enhances customer choice in key global markets
The 2.0-litre i4 turbocharged petrol engine, which produces 240PS and 340Nm of torque, is offered with Jaguar’s Intelligent Stop/Start [Read More...]
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars
Autumn 2006, Paris motor show: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars announced that work had begun on a new model series. The new car would be in production and on sale by the turn of the decade. The only other facts confirmed at that stage were that it would be smaller than the Phantom saloon and priced somewhere between €200,000 and [Read More...]
Ford Teams Meeting the Green Challenge
Tuesday October 27, 2009.
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Ford’s Fiesta ECOnetic and Falcon XR6 Turbo teams taking part in the Global Green Challenge continue to defy expectations – and the heat – to achieve very strong early fuel economy numbers.
A change in regulations at the end of Day Three (Alice Springs) has seen results recalculated [Read More...]
BMW 1 Series M Twin Turbo Coupe to serve as MotoGP Safety Car.
Munich. The motorcycle road racing world championship – or MotoGP – ranks among the world’s most popular and spectacular sporting events. The involvement of BMW M GmbH in motorcycle racing’s top-echelon event now enters its 13th year. To ensure the safety of the [Read More...]
Koup Turbo boosts local Australian garages
Kia’s first petrol turbo-charged offering in Australia, the 1.6-litre T-GDI Koup, headlines the arrival of the second generation of the model widely acknowledged as Kia’s sexiest car ever.
With its 150kW twin-scroll turbo the all-new Koup, starting at $27,990 for the six speed manual, is the most powerful model [Read More...]
With over 300PS generated from its 2.0-litre turbo engine, the Astra VXR EXTREME will be the most powerful front-wheel drive Vauxhall ever when it’s unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show next month.
Derived from last year’s Astra Cup race car that competed in the Nürburgring Endurance Championship, the EXTREME is the lighter, more powerful street-legal [Read More...]