Tag: Detroit Auto Show

2015 Lexus RC F Unveiled: The Most Powerful Lexus Yet

Lexus has launched the much awaited 2015 RC F performance car at the 2014 North American International Auto Show a.k.a Detroit Motor Show. Unveiled at the motor show, the the 2015 RC F celebrates brand’s 25th anniversary. To celebrate this special year, Lexus has fitted the RC F with the company’s most powerful V8 engine yet. Visually, the RC F is a treat, featuring a radical design that is on the lines of the RC coupe but is more aggressive. It features a unique version of the signature spindle grille with an ‘F’ motif embedded in the mesh, a higher set bonnet, 10 spoke 19-inch forged aluminium wheels, functional air cooling and aerodynamic elements, quad trapezoidal exhaust outlets. Yukihiko Yaguchi, RC F Chief Engineer, said: “I’ve built the RC F to be enjoyed by all enthusiasts, no matter what their level of expertise. There’s a false perception that racing cars....




All New 2015 Chrysler 200 Sedan Debuts At Detroit Motor Show

Chrysler has launched the all new 2015 200 sedan at the 2014 North American International Auto Show and expects to make a mark in the mid-size sedan segment. Being younger to the 300 sedan it smaller but is equally well equipped. Major highlights of the 2015 200 sedan include an innovative all-wheel-drive system which allows automatic fully disconnection of rear axle, industry-first standard nine-speed automatic transmission delivering fuel economy ratings of 35 mpg, state-of-the-art electronic shifting with rotary dial, an inventive and practical  center console and much more. The car will be offered with a choice of two engines, a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine producing 295 horsepower and 262 lb.-ft. of torque, and the standard 2.4-liter MultiAir2 Tigershark I-4 engine that produces 184 horsepower and 173 lb.-ft. of torque. The 2015 Chrysler 200 offers a range of easy-to-use, state-of-the-art advanced technology and safety and security features. Being a world-class vehicle, Chrysler has made required changes to....


Nissan Sport Sedan Concept Unveiled At 2014 Detroit Motor Show

Nissan has been known for its radical designs and the latest example of it is the Sport Sedan Concept unveiled at the 2014 North American International Auto Show. The concept sedan celebrates the manufacturer’s 80th anniversary in the automobile industry and there was no better platform than NAIAS for the unveil. The Sport Sedan concept is essentially a design study that will lead the designs of next generation models. What is really interesting about the design language is that it adds the styling of a sports car to a full-size 4 door sedan. The Sport Sedan concept will not only influence the next generation models but will also get a production version very soon. “The Sport Sedan Concept shows a new, highly emotional and energetic design direction that takes Nissan’s legendary approach of applying sports car principles to a sedan to the next level,” said Nissan Senior Vice President and....




2014 SRT Viper Debuts In Stryker Green Exterior Paint In Detroit

Chrysler Group’s performance division SRT has unveiled the 2014 SRT Viper sports car in an all new exterior paint. Named “Stryker Green,”, the new colour is said to be an evolution of the iconic Snakeskin Green exterior color that was first offered in 2008. Compared to the Snakesskin Green, the new Stryker Green color option features enhanced green and yellow pigments and gets a “liquid mercury” appearance. The color has been introduced while keeping in mind the fans of Viper. The car is all about exclusivity and with the new exterior color option it becomes even more exclusive. “We’re continuing to develop and build unique, low-volume, special-edition colors for the Viper that adds to the exclusivity of our American-built flagship supercar,” said Ralph Gilles, President and CEO, SRT Brand and Motorsports. “Every SRT Viper is painted with a process that is very similar to what we use for our show....


KIA Presents GT4 Stinger Concept At Detroit Motor Show

Kia Motors America (KMA) has unveiled the company’s latest concept car at the 2014 North American International Auto Show. Dubbed the GT4 Stinger, the concept gives a new direction to Kia’s design language and has been designed by the company’s California team which proved itself in 2012 with the Track’ster concept. Beneath that beautiful design of the GT4 Stinger lies a tuned version of Kia’s proven 2.0-liter turbocharged gasoline direct injected (T-GDI) four-cylinder engine that produces 315 hp at max. All those horses are then fed to the close-ratio six-speed manual transmission that further transmits the power to the ground via rear wheels. The car rolls on custom 20-inch aluminum center-lock wheels featuring carbon fiber inserts, and wrapped in 275/35R-20 Pirelli P-Zero performance tires out back and 235/35R-20 Pirelli P-Zeros at front. Housed by the rims is a set of Brembo Gran Turismo two-piece 15-inch cross-drilled rotors and four-piston calipers....




All-New Ford F-150 Pickup Revealed At Detroit Motor Show

The North American International Auto Show has always been a great platform for launching new products and keeping that in mind, Ford has announced the all new F-150 pickup at the exhibition. The 2015 F-150 is not big on looks but comes with a range of new features one cannot overlook. In brief, the new F-150 gets an all-new high-strength steel frame, high-strength aluminum-alloy body and the Baja 1000 proven 2.7-liter EcoBoost engine. On the features part, the list gets 11 new features including 360-degree camera view, integrated loading ramps stowed in the pickup bed, 400-watt power outlets inside the cab, LED headlights and sideview mirror spotlights, and remote tailgate release. According to Ford, the new F-150 is the strongest and most durable F-150 ever. Before the truck is put on sale, which is expected to happen later this year, Ford will torture-test the F-150 and even hand it over....


Chevrolet Announces C7.R Race Car At 2014 Detroit Motor Show

Chevrolet has announced the C7.R race car at the 2014 North American International Auto Show. The race car was co-developed with the all new 2015 Corvette Z06 and therefore share the same technologies and components including chassis architecture, engine technologies and aerodynamic strategies. “When it comes to endurance racing, Corvette has been the benchmark of success for nearly 15 years,” said Jim Campbell, U.S. vice president, Performance Vehicles and Motorsports. “A great deal of the team’s success can be attributed to the symbiotic relationship between Corvette Racing and the production vehicles. The 2015 Corvette Z06 and new C7.R will be more competitive on the street and track due to successful design of the Corvette Stingray – which itself is heavily based on the C6.R race car.” Part of the Corvette Racing team, there will be two C7.R race cars in 2014 making their racing debut at the 52nd Rolex 24....




Porsche Unveils 911 Targa and Targa 4S At NAIAS 2014

At the 2014 North American International Motor Show that begins today, Porsche has expanded its lineup with two new models. Porsche has added two new models to its 911 range: the 911 Targa 4 and 911 Targa 4S. The 2014 911 Targa models are based on the original 911 Targa of 1965 and therefore are on the lines of the latter. However, under that classic design is a host of amazing technologies including the distinctive and innovative Targa roof bar technology. The only difference the new Targa models have in comparison to the original Targa is the roof section which is movable and can be opened or closed at the push of the button. The 911 Targa 4 is powered by a horizontally opposed 3.4-liter 6-cylinder engine that produces 350 hp. The car features the optional Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) and Sport Chrono package, together helping the car accelerate from to....


Toyota FT-1 Sports Coupe Concept Revealed In Detroit

Japanese auto major Toyota has revealed its latest creation developed specifically for the 2014 North American International Auto Show. Toyota has taken the wraps off the new FT-1 concept in Detroit today. Dubbed the ultimate sports coupe, the car is a result of Toyota’s Calty design studio’s mission to create something different and fast. The car is designed by Toyota’s California based team and celebrates the 40th anniversary of the same. The design is strikingly modern, yet looks inspired from the 1960s 2000GT. The fluidic design language has apparently become a must-to-follow trend, however Toyota has made the lines even curvier on the FT-1 concept. Some of the exterior highlights of this beauty include an aerodynamic design featuring large air intakes at the front, stylish exhaust ports and a retractable rear wing. The FT-1 equips a powerful engine placed at the front while the power generated by it goes to....




Infiniti Q50 EAU Rouge Concept Revealed At NAIAS 2014

A while back we reported the Infiniti Q50 EAU Rouge Concept is going to be revealed at the 2014 North American International Auto Show. And finally, it has happened. Yes, the Q50 EAU Rouge Concept has been revealed at NAIAS a.k.a Detroit Motor Show, expressing the design vision of Infiniti for its Q50 performance sedan. The car speaks performance from every possible angle and there is no denying to this fact. The EAU Rouge edition has been developed in collaboration with four-time Formula One World Champions Infiniti Red Bull Racing and this is the sole reason why it looks that mean. “If we built this car I would expect it to feature over 500hp and 600lb/ft of torque. Through our various alliance partners we have access to a range of engines featuring this performance capability which, with a fair amount of engineering effort, can be developed to exhibit Infiniti character....


Audi AllRoad Shooting Brake Concept Crossover Previewed

With the 2014 North American International Auto Show just around the corner, Audi previews its one of the most interesting concepts. The show car is dubbed Audi AllRoad Shooting Brake and is a concept crossover that is not only sport and compact but also versatile in nature. It is based on the e-tron quattro configuration, a new form which equips Audi’s all wheel drive system and a hybrid powertrain which is powerful and efficient at the same time. This is the first time Audi has combined quattro and e-tron languages together. “The show car combines sex appeal, highly efficient e-tron-quattro technology that produces 300 kW of power yet only consumes 1.9 l/100 km (123.80 US mpg) of fuel and cutting-edge electronic applications,” says Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg, Member of the Board of AUDI AG, Technical Development. “We are offering very concrete glimpses of the near future in this show car.”....




2015 Audi Q3 SUV To Debut At NAIAS 2014

Audi’s highly popular Q3 SUV is going to be added to the brand’s American range soon. Audi is going to debut the 2015 Q3 at the 2014 North American International Auto Show, and the car will arrive in the US in the fall of 2014 to join the already successful Q5 and Q7. The Q3 is a well balanced machine offering advanced features, ideal performance and excellent driving dynamics. “Coming off the recent A3 family announcement we are now for the first time entering into the premium compact class of SUVs with the introduction of the Audi Q3 into our line-up,” said Scott Keogh, President, Audi of America. “Our growing SUV family will now offer three distinct products in the premium SUV category; and like the successful Q5 and Q7, the Q3 will continue with the established standards they started with regards to utility, technology, craftsmanship and performance.” The 2015....


Kia To Showcase GT4 Stinger Concept At Detroit Motor Show

All car manufacturers are eagerly waiting for the 2014 North American International Auto Show which is now a week away. To get the maximum amount of attention at the upcoming event auto majors will bring in their coolest concepts and newest models to the stage. Kia is readying itself for the Detroit show with the GT4 Stinger concept car. It will be unveiled for the first time and ahead of the show the major has released a teaser picture of the same. As evident from the images, the car features a sculpted hood under which sits a tuned version of Kia’s proven 2.0-liter turbocharged gasoline direct injected (T-GDI) four-cylinder engine that produces a max output of 315 hp. From the engine, all that power moves to the transmission which is a close-ratio six-speed manual unit which further transmits those horses to rear wheels. The 20 inch rear wheels are wrapped....




2014 Scion FR-S and tC Limited Edition Monogram Models In Detroit

For the 2014 North American International Auto Show, Scion has an interesting trick up its sleeve that would blow performance lovers away. Scion is going to present the 2014 FR-S and tC Monogram series limited edition models in Detroit on January 14. The performance-specific models will be on display for the first time at the North American International Auto Show and will hit the dealerships early February. “Through this limited edition Monogram Series, Scion brought together extra comforts and conveniences in the FR-S and tC without sacrificing value,” said Scion Vice President Doug Murtha. “By incorporating these features as standard for a limited time, we provide a great price to go head-to-head with the competition and encourage more drivers to get excited about experiencing a Scion.” The Scion FR-S Monogram Series comes with features like Leather seats with Alcantara inserts, BeSpoke Premium Audio with navigation, Smart Key with push button....


2015 Audi A8 and S8 At Detroit Motor Show

The 2015 iteration of Audi’s flagship product, the A8, is all set for its debut at the 2014 North American International Auto Show. The 2015 A8 lineup has been subtly redesigned and now features a new LED headlamp design, redesigned hood, newly designed grille, new bumper, and new splitter. The rear of the car receives a new tail lamp and a new tailpipe design. “The Audi A8 sedan represents the pinnacle of Audi progressive luxury,”said Scott Keogh, President, Audi of America. “Our flagship model was chosen by more customers every year since its introduction and the new 2015 A8 model line will continue to build upon that success.” Talking about the design of he car in specific the 2015 A8 and S8 boasts dynamic new front fascia. It is featuring standard new LED headlights, hood, Audi Single frame grille, bumper, splitter, tail lamp and trapezoidal tailpipe design (oval quad tailpipes....




Volkswagen Dune Concept At Detroit Auto Show

The 2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) is just a week away and this happens to be the best time to release teasers of to-be-shown cars. Volkswagen for that matter is gearing up with a couple of models including the Passat Sport and the Passat BlueMotion. The next big unveiling to take place from Volkswagen’s booth is of Beetle Dune concept. The German maker has released a sketch of a compact crossover concept based on the iconic Volkswagen Beetle. Compared to the regular Beetle, the rugged off-road look concept is raised by 50 mm and equips massive 19 inch wheels wrapped in large tires. Accentuating the look further is a rear mounted ski-rack which looks familiar to what we used to see on classic Beetles. The name of the car comes of sand dunes and which is why a unique look has been given to this vehicle. Coming to....


Bentley To Debut Continental GT V8 S At NAIAS 2014

Bentley registered a 19 % increase in global sales in 2013 which is a record for the brand and to maintain the same pace during 2014, Bentley is going to put up a power packed booth at the 2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). Sharing the Bentley stage at the 2014 NAIAS is three models: the Continental GT V8 S, Flying Spur and the Mulsanne. Yes, Bentley will unveil the 2014 Continental GT V8 S for the first time in North America at the Detroit Auto Show. Alongside the GT V8 S, will be Flying Spur which happens to be the world’s fastest four door luxury saloon, and the pinnacle of the luxury range, the Mulsanne. The Continental GT V8 S will be available in both coupe and convertible versions and offers even more thrill, thanks to Bentley’s 4-litre twin-turbo V8 that produces 521 bhp (528 PS / 389....




Lexus RC F To Debut AT Detroit Motor Show

The 2014 Detroit Motor Show, also known as the North American International Auto Show is going to play a crucial role for Lexus. Reason being, Lexus will debut its latest performance coupe, the 2015 RC F at the show. The Lexus RC F is based on the Lexus RC Coupe presented at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show, however the styling of the former is way more aggressive. The RC F is powered by a new 5.0-litre V8 engine which can produce a whopping 450 hp at max. With this 450 hp motor the RC F becomes the most powerful road-going Lexus ever built. To make all that power functional on the road the RC F features elements like wider wheels and tyres, an active rear wing, air scoops, cooling ducts and carbon fibre components. “The form of each component is carefully designed to contribute to performance,” said Yukihiko Yaguchi, RC....


Volkswagen Passat BlueMotion Concept To Debut In Detroit

Volkswagen is all geared up for the 2014 North American International Auto Show as it is going to unveil the all new Passat Sport which has been added to their range just recently. Interestingly the German giant is also looking at another Passat model for the Detroit exhibition and it is a concept. Sharing the stage at the Volkswagen booth in Detroit will be the Passat BlueMotion Concept and with the same, Volkswagen wants to show how fuel efficient a non-hybrid, gas-powered mid size saloon can be. The word BlueMotion is associated with most of the Volkswagen models and represent the most fuel efficient models in their respective lineup. Powering the Passat BlueMotion is an all new version of Volkswagen’s 1.4-liter EA211 TSI engine with direct injection and turbocharging. The improved unit features Active Cylinder Management (ACT) technology which deactivates shuts off the valvetrains on cylinder two and three under....




All New Volkswagen Golf R At 2014 North American International Auto Show

Talk about Volkswagen and the first model that crosses your mind is the Golf. This iconic hatchback has been in existence for years and is only getting better and better. At the 2014 North American International Auto Show, the German automaker is going to debut the all new Golf R hatch. The 2014 Golf R is the most powerful version of the Golf ever developed for the North American market and arrives with a host of new things every potential buyer will consider. Compared to the 2013 Golf R, the 2014 model is going to be 34 hp more powerful yet more fuel efficient. As per Volkswagen, the 2014 Golf R delivers an estimated highway fuel economy rating of 31 mpg, a 4 mpg improvement over its predecessor. The new Golf R is powered by an improved version of the EA888 four-cylinder turbocharged and direct-injection TSI 2.0-liter engine that powers....


2014 Dodge Dart Blacktop Edition To Debut In North America

Dodge is just as popular for its conventional models as for the performance-oriented Blacktop editions and with the commencement of the year 2014, Dodge is adding one more model to the Blacktop lineup. Dodge already offers Blacktop package on cars like the Charger, Challenger, Avenger, Journey and Grand Caravan and expanding its range the major is going to offer Dodge Dart with a Blacktop package this year onwards. The official pictures of the 2014 Dodge Dart Blacktop package has been released recently and the official debut will take place at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit which is a couple of days away. The Blacktop package is all about a district, sporty look customized by none other than Dodge itself and gladly at a reasonable value. To name some of the features customers get, we have Gloss Black wheels, unique exterior paint colors, Gloss Black painted split-crosshair....




Audi’s Compact Sports Crossover Show Car To Debut In January 2014

Audi has come up with a new avatar which has been introduced as the best car to suit all kinds of roads and tracks.  It will be showcased at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit in January, 2014. This car is fit for every driving and also can be used as a good recreational vehicle and enjoyable with friends. This car will be coming with two doors and with positive ground clearance and sporty design. This will cover up all the Audi typical all road concepts and known to be in a “Shooting Brake” style of body. The car has a length of 4.20 meters and the road stance is very powerful. The car is beautiful sculpted in geometrical designs and the two door model is just made from a solid piece. The single frame grille which looks more like a Coupe from the rear portion has....


2013 Chrysler Town and Country Minivan awarded as “Best Family Hauler” continuously 8th time

The Chrysler with the owner’s most trusted and awarded minivan – the 2013 Chrysler Town and Country – is again chosen for the 8th continuous year, by the panel of consumer-minded Detroit News reader-judges, the Detroit News Readers’ Choice “Best Family Hauler” at the 2013 North American International Auto Show[NAIAS], which is announced on the annual Detroit Auto Show preview week. The Chrysler Town and Country has proven as the best family hauler by its last week record breaking award for the 12th continuous time in Polk Loyalty Award in the Minivan segment. Engine & Performance : The high trust on Chrysler Town & Country by owners shows the loyalty towards the Minivan which is naturally created by its phenomenal power, efficiency and creative seating arrangement with ample space and storage system. The Minivan has a 3.6 Litre Pentastar V-6 famous Engine which is quite capable of producing a horsepower of 283[286.92 PS or 213.95 kilo-Watts] and with 62TE 6-speed automatic transmission is....




2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT showcased at NAIAS 2013

On January 14th, 2013, the new 2014 Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT is showcased in Detroit at the North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013. The new 2014 Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT has much more refined features, technology and equipment to make it unique in delivering style, luxury and safety while on the other hand it is powered with new 8HP70 eight-speed automatic transmission, to not only generate more power but more performance and efficiency too. In the engine configuration, the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT is powered by 6.4 Litre HEMI® V-8 which is quite capable of producing a horsepower of 470[351 kilo-Watts] at 6000 RPM and a greater torque of 465 lb.-ft.[630 Nm] at 4300 RPM with 8HP70 8-speed automatic transmission with Eco Mode gives comfortable, smooth, much more improved shifting and fuel economy. In the 2014 SRT model, the big 6.4-L engine is fined tuned to produce greater towing capacity of 7200 pounds which is....


2014 Cadillac ELR won NAIAS EyesOn Design Awards in production category

The all wait  for the NAIAS EyesOn Design Awards is now over, as the winner in the Design category has been given to the Ford Atlas Concept and the Nissan Resonance Concept. On the other hand, the final result of EyesOn Design Awards is fall under production category which is also awarded at North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013 : Winner of the EyesOn Design Awards  in the Production Category is given to – 2014 Cadillac ELR. The EyesOn Design Awards honor the most important display of design at North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013, in Detroit. The award winner decision is taken by North American and global leaders of design from Automobile makers with academic chairs of transportation design programs and design leaders from other fields.  It identify the skill and creativity of today’s most gifted designers in the areas of Aesthetics and Innovation, Concept Implementation, Functionality and Spirit of Industrial Design. The EyesOn Design Awards given in concept and production categories, which are desired by....




Ford Atlas won NAIAS EyesOn Design Awards with Nissan Resonance in concept category

As per the final decision for the NAIAS EyesOn Design Awards, which falls into the concept category, at North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013, is given as : Winner of the EyesOn Design Awards  in the Design Category goes only to one vehicle but due to a tie, it is awarded to two vehicles – the Ford Atlas Concept and the Nissan Resonance Concept. The EyesOn Design Awards honor the most important display of design at North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013, in Detroit. The award winner decision is taken by North American and global leaders of design from Automobile makers with academic chairs of transportation design programs and design leaders from other fields.  It identify the skill and creativity of today’s most gifted designers in the areas of Aesthetics and Innovation, Concept Implementation, Functionality and Spirit of Industrial Design. The EyesOn Design Awards given in concept and production categories, which are desired by automotive....


Toyota Corolla Furia Concept premiered at NAIAS 2013

On 14th January 2013, at North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013, Toyota has premiered the Corolla Furia Concept with an international celebration in Detroit. The next generation level of Toyota Corolla has stylish expression in its exterior, making the compact sedan more sexier than ever.  This form of Furia concept of Corolla will be a milestone for the creative design work in the new future vehicles of Toyota. As per the words said by group vice president and general manager of the Toyota Division, Bill Fay – “It blends a heightened emphasis on dramatic design and modern elements of high technology to generate curb appeal that will surprise a lot of people.”. The Furia Concept of Corolla ia a compact luxury sedan, which has 181.9 inches[4620 mm] long,  71 inches[1805 mm] wide and  56.1 inches[1425 mm] high. It is based on a design theme of Iconic Dynamism which attracts and target new generation i.e.....




EyesOn Design Award for Nissan Resonance Concept just after its debut at NAIAS

Here in Detroit, Nissan Resonance Crossover Concept has just won the EyesOn Design Award for the Best Concept Vehicle for this week, which is announced few hour after the debut of the Resonance Concept at the [NAIAS] -North American International Auto Show 2013. With the power of advance hybrid-electric technology the most attractive feature of this concept is the aggressive and future design look with the virtue of good fuel efficiency and shows respect to the environment,  in the Crossover segment. The clean edge design with full use of aerodynamics is quite noticeable  In the exterior, the V-Motion front design in which front grille goes from hood and deep into the attractive boomerang shaped headlights. While the exterior body has strong surface with sexy line finishing. The distinctive roof floating design using a full size glass panel, is perfectly matched with the big size windows and the large space inside. The aggression can be seen in the unique name exterior color-....


2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe showcased at Detroit Auto Show 2013

We  know the muscular engine power of the BMW M6 Gran Coupe, from the previous unveils. In Michigan, it is showcased at the famous Detroit Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013 with the all-new composition of 4-door coupe combined with the carbon fiber roof panel and best quality of material.  While every component in the chassis and suspension of the new M6 Gran Coupe has given the base racing DNA nature of Sports Coupe. The 2014 M6 Gran Coupe has the engine which is developed over the proven experience on M V-8 Engine, which  is highly tested and most powerful engine ever assembled on a M production car. The new M V-8 engine is twinPower Turbo 4.4-liter engine that generates a horsepower of 560[i.e. 412 kilo-Watts] at 5,750 – 7,000 RPM and produces a maximum torque of 500 lb-ft.[i.e. 680 Nm] from 1,500 to 5,750 RPM. The quick power generator and constant thrust of the M TwinPower Turbo V-8 is....




Lexus has shown 2014 IS and F SPORT range at NAIAS 2013

On the 2nd press preview day[January 15th, 2013] in Detroit, Lexus has revealed the sedan range in the form of new 2014 Lexus IS range at the 2013 NAIAS[North American International Auto Show], with 4 model range of IS – the IS 250, the IS 350 and the 2014 IS F Sport will be available in complete model range as the 250 F Sport and the 350 F Sport. There is one hybrid model also – the IS 300h which will be available for the Europe, Japan and other international markets. In the engine configuration, the Lexus IS 250 has a 2.5 Litre V6 engine with Rear-Wheel Drive[RWD] and the IS 350 has a 3.5 liter V6 gas engine with RWD which features 8-speed, SPDS -Sport Direct Shift automatic transmission. While the IS 300h will be powered by advanced Hybrid Technology of 2.5L Atkinson-cycle engine. To give best fuel efficiency, performance and driving dynamics, the IS....


2014 Audi RS 7 Sportback – premiered at Detroit NAIAS 2013

At the North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013 in Detroit, 2014 Audi RS 7 has celebrated its debut with its sporty elegance, exclusive design and advance technology. The new RS 7 Sportback is a 5-door coupe featuring the innovative efficiency, dynamic power and great performance technology. In the engine configuration, it has the twin-turbo V8 4.0 Litre engine[TFSI], which quite capable of generating a horsepower of 560[i.e. 412 kilo-Watts] from 5,700 to 6,700 RPM and a torque of 553.17 lb.-ft[i.e. 750 Nm] from 1,750 to 5,500 RPM. The new RS 7 with the performance booster standard 8-speed tiptronic gear system, it can accelerate 0 to 100 km/hour[i.e. 0 to 62.14 miles/hour] in mere 3.9 seconds with a limited top speed standard configuration to 250 km/hour[i.e. 155.34 miles/hour] and with an optional dynamic and dynamic plus features configuration  it can easily sprint to a top speed of 280 km/hour[173.98 miles/hour] and 305 km/hour[i.e. 189.52....




Acura NSX Concept – a sexy hybrid supercar revealed at Detroit 2013

On the second press preview day, Acura has revealed their sexy hybrid supercar with next-generation design and premium style in exterior as well as in the interior with its hybrid – NSX Concept – in the Detroit Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013. The dynamic clean presence with new premium interiors, advance technology and class-leading performance is all will make the sexy sports car really competitive in the segment of supercars. On this successful premiere, the vice president of national marketing operations, Mike Accavitti has expressed his view by saying that – “We’re making great progress in delivering on the expectations we created a year ago, with advanced technology that will bring new levels of performance and a unique, dynamic experience to the exotic sports car market.” With the theme of ‘Human Support Cockpit‘, Acura claims to have delivered a super sense of friendly interaction between man and machine by its exclusive driving position, enhance visibility....


2014 Cadillac ELR – a new compact luxury hybrid coupe

One of the most awaited world premiere of the Cadillac ELR 2014 has welcomed by everyone in Detroit at NAIAS[North American International Auto Show] 2013. ELR is compact luxury hybrid coupe with electrifying performance of an Electric Vehicle[EV] and an optimal incorporation of small gas-powered electric generator,  efficiently complimenting each other by deriving maximum power with outstanding performance and the advanced driving dynamics calibrated specially for the new ELR. The vehicle chief engineer of Cadillac, Chris Thomason, has expressed his view on ELR by saying – “It is a communicative driving experience that rewards with a great feeling of control and reassures with excellent power on demand – all reinforced with exceptional refinement.” It has many features that makes your journey comfortable and safe, these feature includes the 4 driver selectable choices like sports mode, tour mode , mountain mode and hold mode which are representing different aspects of driving on different type of situation....




2014 Mercedes-Benz E-Class live world premiere at Detroit 2013

The German Automaker Mercedes-Benz – a few days back displayed the premium and wide range of new 2014 E-Class for Europe market, and now boldly open the live world premiere of their new E-Class range at NAIAS[North American International Auto Show] on 14th January, 2013 at the press preview day, specially for U.S. market. This world premiere of their premium E-Class consists of all-new Mercedes-Benz E 63 AMG models and completely revised E-Class Coupé, Cabriolet and E-Class Saloon, Estate variants. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class Saloon, Estate, Coupé and Cabriolet models and are fully improved to the best of Engine breeds in Efficiency, design algorithm and safety with very new assistance systems. Technically enhanced E-Class has advanced BlueDIRECT technology to boost 4-cylinder petrol engine with direct injection technology and make the E-Class more environment friendly, high performer, efficient with 6-cylinder engine and even more efficient with diesel engine with advanced driving dynamics. It has new....


Hyundai HCD-14 Genesis Concept live at NAIAS Press Preview

On January 14th in the press preview day one, Hyundai boldly released one of their premium concept model – the HCD-14 Genesis Concept – at the NAIAS[North American International Auto Show] 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Launching the premium 4-door coupe in the rear-wheel segment, has a perfect combination of high precision fluidic design, enhance driving dynamics, great power and advanced technology of the future vehicle. The president and CEO of Hyundai Motor America, John Krafcik expressed the industry future directions in its own way by saying – “HCD-14 Genesis gives a hint of the design direction we’ll be taking, and an indication of the focus we’re placing on driving dynamics and technology.”. If we look at the design of HCD-14 Genesis, it depicts the liquid-metal high fluidic design approach with elementary design surface like of gemstone. On the exterior body, the front body with metal grille finish has a deep....




Lincoln MKC Concept live at Detroit Auto Show 2013 [photo/video]

On the first press preview day on January 14th, 2013 at North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013, live from Detroit, the much awaited debut of the luxury CUV concept  – the Lincoln MKC Concept – is all gone live at Lincoln Press Conference with full rejoice. The MKC concept was revealed just two days back and it was showing the best combination of technology and modern design in compact luxury model and that’s what next generation of customer is now going for. In the Lincoln press conference, the MKC Concept is said to have – “strong role that small utility luxury vehicle will play in Lincoln reinvented lineup and it underscored the importance of personalized experience and engagement extended beyond the dealership to the inside of the vehicle itself”. The Lincoln MKZ has become the inspired DNA of MKC concept and in the press conference is described as ” love to drive model with most delight driving feel....


2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Unveiled

The most awaited debut of all new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is going to make a good impact in the segment of Sports Car with redefined performance. Today Chevrolet with Corvette Stingray has target a new segment of modern customers in Detroit, by providing a great equilibrium of design, performance and technology. In the engine configuration, the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is powered with an all-new LT1 6.2 Litre V-8 Small Block Engine which is capable of generating an estimated horsepower of 450[i.e. 335 kilo-Watts] and an estimated max torque of 335 lb.-ft.[i.e. 610 Nm] at 1,000 to 4,000 rpm. The engine is built with the capability of more fuel efficiency using Active Fuel Management feature and also given a improved performance characteristic by direct injection variable valve timing technology to the engine. The LT1 Engine is combine with either a 6-speed paddle-shift automatic transmission or exclusive TREMEC TR6070 7-speed manual transmission with Active Rev Matching. Optimized configuration of....




Lincoln MKC Concept – a luxury CUV debuts at NAIAS 2013

In the range of compact utility vehicle with unique style and high luxury, Lincoln has introduced the new Lincoln MKC Concept model today to be debut at North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013 in Detroit, to regain their grip in the competitive market of luxury segment, by giving distinctive features, sporty driving dynamics and luxury comfort which are prime features of their just introduced MKZ model. MKZ is the inspired DNA model of MKC Concpet, to target a new generation of customer who has developed a new mindset in the segment of fast developing market of luxury utility vehicles. One of their core target includes the market of China and Lincoln will start selling these model in the 3rd quarter of 2014. The Executive Vice President of Global Marketing, Sales and Service and Lincoln, Jim Farley has expressed it by saying – “We are reinventing Lincoln by focusing on the largest and fastest-growing segments of the....


Fiat 500 lineup and design concepts debut at NAIAS

Fiat has announced that it is all set to showcase its models in the detroit auto show – North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] 2013. Same model range was displayed at Los Angeles Auto Show 2012 in November, which is comprised of all-new 2013 Fiat 500e battery based electric vehicle, 2013 Fiat 500 Abarth Cabrio, the 2014 Fiat 500L and Fiat 500L Trekking with the two more models of 500 design concept in the form of Italian design and character which have two more doors and provide 5 passenger comfortable room. For those who love to drive small car with high performance with unique style in U.S., Fiat has provide that design concept in the form of Fiat 500 Abarth Tenebra, which is inspired from 500 Abarth and has unique exterior with aluminum wheels featured in 16-inch Hyper Nero Chrome Abarth design, Matte Grigio[gray] color, a Scorpion logo of Abarth in Gloss....




Lexus IS Sedan with F Sport range get global debut at NAIAS

The Lexus has just released the photos with details of its new sports model of its IS range compact sedan – the Lexus IS F Sport models range and announced that the new F Sport range and the new compact Sedan Lexus IS models normal range, will all-together celebrate their global debut in DETROIT at North American International Auto Show[NAIAS] on Jan. 15th, 2013 and during a press conference in Cobo Center at 9:30 a.m. EST, will go on live with a footage stream at their website and Facebook  The new IS model range will have 3 models – the IS 250, the IS 350 and one hybrid model – the IS 300h which will be launched in the Europe, Japan and other international market. While the new IS F Sport will be available in complete model range as the 250 F Sport and the 350 F Sport. The new IS model....


2014 Volkswagen R-Line Tiguan and Touareg SUV debut at NAIAS

Volkswagen with Passat Performance Concept at NAIAS, has also going to introduce the two more models of Volkswagen in U.S., that will have the R-Line category and be in the 2014 MY SUV- the Tiguan R-Line and Touareg R-Line, just waiting for their debut in the coming NAIAS[North America International Auto Show] 2013 in DETROIT with more sportier R-Line featurs, dynamic characteristics and enhancement in the interior and exterior as well, while loaded with the same engine performance boost that existing Tiguan and Touareg models have. The Tiguan with R-Line is equipped with two drive options – the front-wheel-drive or all-wheel-drive[4Motion®] and has TSI® turbocharged 4-cylinder 2.0 Liter Engine from the GTI. It is loaded with the impressive features like R-Line rear spoiler, side-skirts with body-colored and chrome trim, sport-tuned suspension with 19-inch aluminum alloy wheels from Mallory and standard LED daytime running Bi-xenon headlights. In the interior, it has the luxury of Fender Premium Audio....




Volkswagen Passat Performance Concept debut at NAIAS 2013

On the prestigious international Auto Show of North America the – NAIAS[North America International Auto Show] 2013 in DETROIT, the Volkswagen of America is coming-up with the global debut of their model – the Volkswagen Passat Performance Concept, while the regular Passat variant in the other markets like Europe and Asia is quite famous for its exclusive luxury and performance. The sportier spirit model with 4-door concept incorporated with 6-speed Automatic Transmission and loaded with Volkswagen EA888 1.8 Liter turbocharged and direct-injected TSI® 4-cylinder Engine , which is capable of producing a horsepower of 250[i.e. 184 kilo-Watts or 253.56 PS]. The Bi-Xenon headlights which featured AFS -Advanced Front Lighting System and LED taillights with carbon applications on its mirror caps, 19-inch Luxor alloy wheels and dual exhaust, is for the first time introduced for the American model of Volkswagen Performance Concept of Passat not found in the regular Passat. The premium interior with dashboard more with carbon-like finish,....