Archive for December, 2009

Hyundai Santa Fe R (2010)

Friday, December 25th, 2009
Hyundai Santa Fe R (2010)
Hyundai’s successful Santa Fe 7-seat SUV steals a lead on its rivals through an array of technical and cosmetic upgrades for 2010. Key among these is a new generation ‘R’ series Diesel engine which sets new standards of efficiency – resulting in dramatic gains in performance alongside significantly reduced fuel consumption. Power and torque climb a massive 27% to 145kW and 436Nm... 

Ford Mustang Cobra Jet (2010)

Friday, December 25th, 2009
Ford Mustang Cobra Jet (2010)
Since its victorious introduction at the NHRA Winternationals in 1968, Ford’s Cobra Jet Mustang has created a legacy of power, performance and triumph. The 40th Anniversary 2008 Cobra Jet Mustang lived up to the legend of the original, duplicating the NHRA Winternationals victory in 2009 and dominating drag strips across the land. Today, Ford Racing unveiled the 2010 Cobra Jet Mustang at the Specialty... 

Daihatsu Mira Cocoa (2010)

Friday, December 25th, 2009
Daihatsu Mira Cocoa (2010)
Mira Cocoa is a mini passenger vehicle that targets women who pursue a fun and laidback lifestyle by selecting products that suit their particular tastes. The vehicle is intended to perfectly meet their needs and to be a trusted partner thanks to a design that makes it fun to drive around and its ease of handling. The Cocoa X, Cocoa Plus X and Cocoa G all achieve emissions levels that are 75% lower... 

Nissan Rogue Krom Edition (2010)

Friday, December 25th, 2009
Nissan Rogue Krom Edition (2010)
Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) announced the latest addition to its Krom specialty vehicles lineup, the 2010 Nissan Rogue Krom edition, which is scheduled to go on sale at Nissan dealers nationwide in December 2009. The new Rogue Krom edition is designed to offer a unique dimension to traditional compact sport utility vehicles with its aggressive sport styling, exclusive 17-inch wheels and a center-exit... 

Opel Corsa ecoFLEX (2010)

Friday, December 25th, 2009
Opel Corsa ecoFLEX (2010)
Starting January 2010, the new Opel Corsa ecoFLEX is more respectful of the environment and fun to drive than ever. It is powered by a sophisticated, 70 kW/95 hp 1.3 CDTI diesel engine boosted by a turbo with a variable geometry. It is packed with 28 percent more power than the previous generation Corsa ecoFLEX even though fuel consumption and CO2 emissions are slashed by some 10 percent – yet... 

Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2.0T R-Spec (2010)

Saturday, December 19th, 2009
Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2.0T R-Spec (2010)
The Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2.0T R-Spec, the perfect blank canvas for tuners, priced at $23,750 is beginning to arrive at dealerships across the country. R-Spec takes the core performance equipment from the 2.0T Track model and eliminates non-essential convenience equipment to reduce both cost and weight. The Genesis Coupe 2.0T R-Spec – the first production R-Spec model to arrive in the U.S. –... 

Westside Auto Group Kizashi Soleil (2010)

Saturday, December 19th, 2009
Westside Auto Group Kizashi Soleil (2010)
Integrating vintage European elegance with the high-performance DNA of Suzuki’s Hayabusa, Westside Group’s Kizashi Soleil (French for ‘masculine sun’) incorporates numerous distinct touches, all executed to make an individualistic statement within the unique template supplied by Suzuki’s own execution. Vehicle modifications performed by Westside include custom two-toned paint... 

Jeff Banks Kia Soul (2009)

Saturday, December 19th, 2009
Jeff Banks Kia Soul (2009)
Local dealership Loughborough Kia recently hosted a visit from a very rare guest – a unique Kia Soul designed exclusively by Jeff Banks for fashion retailer Matalan. The one-of-a-kind car was styled by the celebrated designer for an in-store competition that Matalan will be launching to its customers in the winter. The ‘Unwrap a car for Christmas’ promotion will run from November 16th to 24th... 

Lazareth Renault Twingo V8 Trophy (2009)

Saturday, December 19th, 2009
Lazareth Renault Twingo V8 Trophy (2009)
The Lazareth Renault Twingo V8 Trophy features a 3.5-liter v8 engine from Rover that has been mounted in a central rear position. The engine of the Lazareth Renault Twingo V8 Trophy develops 182 hp, and taking into account the weight of the car, it may be possible to offer some serious performance. The Lazareth Renault Twingo V8 Trophy is fitted with a 5-speed manual gearbox, a new performance suspension... 

Lexus LS 460 (2010)

Saturday, December 19th, 2009
Lexus LS 460 (2010)
The Lexus LS 460 flagship luxury sedans debut revised styling, new electronics and a new optional performance-tuned Sport Package for 2010. Lexus continues to offer the LS 460 and long-wheelbase LS 460 L, both available in rear-wheel or all-wheel drive. In front, the 2010 LS 460 models stand apart with a revised grille, bumper, and headlamps, while rear styling is enhanced with revised taillamps, license...