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SUZUKI Swift MK4 Rally Car Modified

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:35 PST

(image) SUZUKI Swift MK4 Rally Car Modified

A redesigned Swift was appear at the Paris Auto Salon in September 2004. This Swift is advised to attempt in the European B articulation with the brand of Peugeot 206, Opel Corsa and the Fiat Punto. Accessible with 1.3 and 1.5 L engines, the new Suzuki's Swift new "global car", to be produced in Hungary, India, Japan and by Chang'an in China. 3- and 5-door bodies are available.

The the new archetypal is the aboriginal of its affectionate during which a Suzuki active Indian engineers to architecture a car that would attempt in the all-around market. The architecture of the new Swift was previewed on the Abstraction S and Abstraction S2 abstraction cars at auto shows, in the years arch up to its launch. It's accommodation & capital appearance are unmistakely like the BMW MINI, due to the blacked-out A-pillars and bumper-car stance. The exoteric appearance is declared by some as "1.5 box".

Despite Suzuki's abiding accord with General Motors (which itself had prompted the development of the actual aboriginal Swift), the new Swift is absolutely Suzuki, and not based on the GM Gamma platform. The celebrated British Autocar annual gave the new Swift a favourable 4/5 stars in alley test, badging it a "thoroughly absorbing all-rounder". Mk4 Swift has accustomed a 4 stars out of 5 appraisement in the EURO NCAP blast tests.

Standard accessories accommodate covering council wheel, bifold air-bag, ABS with EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution), advanced deejay anchor with rear boom brake, sliding accumulator beneath commuter seat, distinct CD player.

Since its all-around barrage in 2005, Mkq4 Swift recorded aloft anticipation sales. In Japan, sales amount angled forecast. Mk4 Swift enjoyed advantageous sales in India area a abundant allotment of the car is congenital with locally fabricated components. Rapid sales of the new Swift archetypal contributed to the 64% acceleration in Q1 profits for the Maruti corporation. Waiting aeon in India for the car is at atomic 3 months.




RDX Peugeoet 207

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:35 PST

(image) RDX RACEDESIGN has apparent a new affability affairs for the Peugeot 207 and the Peugeot 207 CC. The RDX RaceDesign Peugoet 207 comes with a new aerodynamics amalgamation featuring a advanced spoiler, headlight blends, a rear accessory attachment, ancillary skirts and a roof spoiler.
The rear accessory adapter for all 207-models except the SW, is acceptable for use with the consecutive exhaust, but additionally for one- and alternate action bankrupt systems, as it is delivered after any cuts for the end pipes.Also for the 207 anatomy kit, RDX RACEDESIGN offers its accepted RDX amalgamation prices. If you opt for the advanced spoiler, the ancillary skirts and the rear accessory attachment, you will accept a 10-percent abatement on the alone prices. The RDX RACEDESIGN Peugeot 207 CC amount for the anatomy kit is 655 Euros. For added advice about the RDX RACEDESIGN products

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Nissan Altima Coupe

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:36 PST

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Nissan Altima Coupe 2.5 S 6M/T is equipped with a standard 2.5-liter, I4, 175-horsepower engine that achieves 23-mpg in the city and 31-mpg on the highway. The 3.5 SR 6M/T is equipped with a standard 3.5-liter, V6, 270-horsepower engine that achieves 18-mpg in the city and 27-mpg on the highway. A 6-speed manual transmission with overdrive is standard on both trims.



2011 The New BMW X1 Turbo

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:36 PST

Standard features include three-point inertia-reel seat belts all round, frontal and side airbags as well as head airbags at the side, adaptive Brake Lights and daytime driving lights. Options include Xenon headlights, Adaptive Headlights and a High-Beam Assistant.

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2011 The New BMW X1 Turbo



the BMW X1 proposes gasoline and diesel engines

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:36 PST

Depending on the model variant, the X1 proposes gasoline and diesel engines, rear-wheel drive (sDrive versions) or all-wheel-drive technology (xDrive), as well as a range of BMW EfficientDynamics features including Brake Energy Regeneration, Auto Start Stop, and a gearshift point indicator.

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On the practical side, the rear seat comes with an adjustable backrest (for angle) and folds down in a 40/20/20 split, extending the luggage compartment capacity from its original 420 litres to a maximum of 1,350 litres. Above the 5 passengers, an electrically operated Panorama glass roof is available as an option.
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the BMW X1 proposes gasoline and diesel engines



2011 Chrysler 300-C is Luxury and Comfort cars

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:36 PST

Luxury and Comfort, The '57 Chrysler 300-C, based on the New Yorker with lots of changes, was built using body-on-frame construction. It had new 14-inch wheels as well as new dual headlights which allowed for up to 75 feet more vision when driving at night.
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Chrome seems to add a luxurious feel to any car and the Chrysler 300 is no exception. There are chrome accessories for this vehicle for trimming the fender, the bumper, and the rear deck. Even a fuel door cover in chrome or door handle accents is available.

The back of the side mirrors can have chrome backs added to them for a bit more flair. For even more chrome accessories, to make the 300 truly decked out, pillar post trim, rear bumper trim, chrome arrow body side moldings, front bumper caps, and even fender vent port holes can be added.
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Chrysler 300-C is Luxury and Comfort cars



2011 Tuning car from the new Audi A1

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:36 PST

The new Audi A1 has not yet hit the roads, but motorists are already queuing up to place their order. Some are so keen that they are willing to pay up to 24 thousand pounds - which is a considerable fee when you consider that the list price begins at 12 thousand.
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At the moment some of the best contract leasing deals available are with Audi lease. The company's vehicles are renowned for their safety features, sturdy construction and stylish lines and you can now add to that their value contract hire deals.

The range of Audi cars that are on offer to lease covers a large part of the range, from the new Audi A1, the reliable and sporty Audi A3, the spacious Audi A4, and the sporty Cabriolet are all cars that provide a great driving experience for the family or business user. Customers looking for a chic and elegant sports car will find the range of Audi cabriolets excellent value, while the Audi TT Coupe and Roadster are always guaranteed to turn heads and provide a smooth and comfortable drive.
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2011 Tuning car from the new Audi A1



Mazda5 is both very affordable and fuel

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:36 PST

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Because it is a compact minivan, the Mazda5 is quite smaller than the usual set of minivans on our roads and streets. It has already presented and proved itself to the market as a vehicle that is able to transport passengers and cargo while providing performance and an unforgettable driving experience. Its parts may not look like those Mazda RX 7 performance parts you find in the market, but its own set do give the Mazda5 a different and unique appeal. It looks sportier than most minivans in the market which is greatly enhanced by its own sporty features and parts. Plastic covers that are clear enough to show the colored taillights give the Mazda5 an even better look.
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As for the accommodations, both Mazda and Kia are at par with each other. In the third row Kia has noticeably more legroom, headroom, and knee room. On the other hand Mazda has a hard plastic trim piece that is right over the head of the passengers. In terms of seating comfort, Mazda provide slightly more comfort since its seats are higher off the floor approximately 270 millimeters compared to the 230 mm on Kia.
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Mazda5 is both very affordable and fuel



2011 The Mazda5 Review

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:36 PST

The maker of Mazda radiator, Mazda and Kia seem to use a different method when it comes to calculating the relative space available however one thing is for sure with the third row deployed, there is no cargo space in either vehicle. But take note once the third row is down the cargo space quadruples. And with the center row seat flat, the Rondo opens up to 73.4 cubic feet. The Mazda 5 was able to match this space however its roofline may slightly limit its overall height.

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The 2011 Mazda5 is both very affordable and fuel- efficient with several features that guarantee safety as well as comfort. Impressive new features include pack- and- pinion steering with Electro- Hydraulic Power Assist Steering system and Anti- Lock Brake System with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution and Brake Assist.
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2011 The Mazda5 Review






2011 The Mazda 6 is a fantastic unisex car

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:36 PST

While it is true that there are only two 2010 Mazda MAZDA6 engine options, either power plant is designed to please and provide the ultimate driving experience. The most powerful choice is the 2010 Mazda MAZDA6 3.7 Liter V6 engine that produces 272 horse power and 269 pound feet of torque. The V6 delivers an impressive zero to sixty time of 6.5 seconds and is truly a powerful engine for a relatively light weight car. The fuel economy, however, suffers with the larger engine and estimated gas mileage is only 17 miles per gallon in city settings and 25 miles per gallon on the highway. The only available transmission with the V6 engine is a five speed automatic which has proven to be well matched with the motor.
(image) 2011 Mazda 6 Wagon Rear View

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The Mazda 6 is a fantastic unisex car... one that both 'him' and 'her' will agree on. The newer models of Mazda 6 available from used car dealers in Melbourne have diesel engines available, a new sportier look, plenty of features that come as standard with the model and fantastic handling.
(image) 2011 The Mazda 6 is a fantastic unisex car



Really Coming 2011 Mazda 6

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:36 PST

Commodores have always been an Aussie icon, and the newer models of Commodore coming onto the Melbourne used car market are just as popular as ever. Despite a sales dip over the past couple of years, a focus on efficiency has brought the Commodore back into the spotlight.
(image) 2011 Mazda 6 Wagon Side View
For individuals that are seeking a more economical power plant in their MAZDA6, the 2010 Mazda MAZDA6 2.5 Liter V4 engine is perhaps the better choice. While it produces 170 horsepower and 167 pound feet of torque, the motor can be matched to one of three different transmissions which allows the driving experience to be matched to the specific desires of the driver. The fuel economy in the smaller engine is improved and the estimated gas mileage is 21 miles per gallon in city settings and a fairly impressive 30 miles per gallon on the highway.
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The Golf is available in four models

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:36 PST

The Golf is available in four models: GL and GLS in two door or four door configurations. Both trims can be equipped with either a 1.9L 100 horsepower turbo diesel engine or a 2.0L 115 horsepower four-cylinder engine mated to a five-speed manual or a four-speed automatic transmission. Available options on all models include an OnStar Telematics Communication System, electronic stability traction control, and port-installed six-disc compact disc changer and front and rear mudguards. The Cold Weather Package, available only on GLS models only, includes heated front seats and windshield washer nozzles. A Monsoon sound system comes standard on the all GLS model.When you think of Volkswagen you will most likely think of the classic beetle since it is the car that really introduced the Volkswagen logo around the world. The first Volkswagen car was designed in 1934 by Ferdinand Porsche as a method of cheap reliable transport. Through the years VW have become a global force in the manufacturing sector getting bigger and bigger with every new design. Not to long after the beetle had been created and unveiled the Golf was released. The first generation of Golf or the rabbit as it was called by the Americans was launched in 1975 and was stopped in 1984. Through the years the Golf has gone from the original square body shape and gradually over the years become streamlined and round the first Volkswagen rabbit GTI was a very square body compared to the new golf introduced in 2006. Through the years the Golf has been fitted with a bigger engine but in addition has gained more weight the biggest engine that Volkswagen released in the Golf was the impressive Golf R32 with the 3.2 V6 engine in the front. The R32 is the most powerful of the whole Golf range because it is 4wd and it has 237BHP which isn't that great for a V6 I would have expected a lot more from Volkswagen.2010 Volkswagen Golf GTI adidas Gauges2010 Volkswagen Golf GTI adidas Shifter[...]



The 2011 Volkswagen GTI is a 2-door Adidas Edition

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:36 PST

The 2011 Volkswagen GTI is a 2-door, 5-passenger sports coupe, available in two trims, the 1.8T and the VR6. The new GTI boasts a top speed of 145mph and will hit 62mph from rest in just 7.2 seconds on the six-speed manual version combining for the first time FSI technology with a turbo charger. This unique combination also gives the added benefit of excellent fuel consumption for a hot hatch, averaging 35mpg.

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The newest Golf has 3 different models you have the GTI, GTD, and the R I would personally buy the GTI I have always preferred the shape of the GTI and its still a great looking car the newest Golf GTI has a selection of two different engines for you to choose from the TSI petrol 6 speed manual gearbox or you can get exactly the same engine but with the DSG auto gearbox.
The 2011 Volkswagen GTI is a 2-door Adidas Edition



Honda Odyssey Car

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:37 PST

It is excellent for long trips with the form fitting seats that have complete creature comfort that adjusts to your lower lumbar to make the fit easily. For breaks the wife will drive while I jump in the back to catch a few winks in the captain chairs that lay-back almost horizontal. It also has a wonderful vehicle stability assist (VSA) system that helps to stabilize the vehicle during cornering. It also assists you in maintaining traction while accelerating on loose or slippery roads. It does this by regulating the engines output and by selectively applying the brakes.
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After all getting an expensive vehicle means you should also get an adequate insurance for it so that you will live without any problems in the future and if at all anything happens you will be able to face it.

I Went from Paying $600 a month for Car Insurance to only $111 a month!
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Honda Odyssey

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:37 PST

The wife and I bought a 2006 Honda Odyssey in 2007 that had only 23,000 miles on it, in tip top shape, with the 3.5 v-tech twin overhead cam enduro engine, that easily cruises at 70 miles per hour, with a top end of 160, for a smart price of $23,999. It has been one of the best investments I have ever made. We use it to transport our day care kids to and from elementary school, take trips on the weekend to buy toys, blankets, pillows at auction for resale to other used toy & thrift stores in the area. The back bench seats lay down into the recessed trunk, and the middle captain chairs fold down so I can fit almost any backyard toy, broken down, into the back.

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The Honda odyssey is called as a complete full sized minivan. This happens to be a full size family being a minivan. The Odyssey can out do many other minivan models. The minivan has got great style and reliability which is most important in case of a family car.



2011 Jaguar XJ L Supercharged

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:37 PST

Of the five XJ models, XJR is probably the most thrilling. The body uses a rivet-bonded aluminum alloy monocoque, which is stiffer and stronger and 40% lighter than steel. Independent, aluminum double-wishbone suspension with larger anti-roll bars, featuring R-tuned self-leveling air springs and enhanced Computer Active Technology, analyze road conditions and curtail pitch and roll. The level is lowered automatically at higher speeds so that the car will be more stable. In other words the closer to the ground the car is, the greater its stability.
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(image) 2011 Jaguar XJ L Supercharged Rear Side View

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2011 Jaguar XJ has a V8 engine under the hood.

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:37 PST

Every XJ has a V8 engine under the hood. A standard engine is powerful; a 4.2L aluminum V8 engine with 300 horsepower. It uses cam phasing to increase response with lower emissions. Advanced versions of the XJ feature higher performance engines. The R model features a supercharger with 400 horsepower.
(image) 2011 Jaguar XJ L Supercharged Side View

(image) 2011 Jaguar XJ L Supercharged First Drive

(image) 2011 Jaguar XJ has a V8 engine under the hood.



2011 Aston Martin V12 Vanquish Review

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:37 PST

In 2004, Aston Martin unveiled the Vanquish S model at the Paris Auto Show. Newly designed rims, an upgraded body styling, and more power outfitted the upgraded V12 model. In 2005 Aston Martin not only put the V12 S on sale, but they made the Sports Dynamic Pack a standard part of the car. The Sports Dynamic Pack gives the V12 (S) sportier suspension, better steering, and braking power. During 2005 the V12 S and the base V12 were sold alongside one another. In 2006 Aston Martin only sold the V12 S in the United States. By 2007 Aston Martin only sold the V12 S in Europe.
(image) 2011 Aston Martin V12 Vantage Side Action View
Established as a modern classic, the Vanquish's muscular 2+2 epitomises Aston Martin's core values of power, beauty and soul. It is the ultimate sports car for the discerning owner. Since its launch, the Vanquish has proved to be a huge success for Aston Martin with over 2000 cars delivered to customers around the world. In 2002 the Vanquish graced the screens of millions, starring alongside 007 in the James Bond film 'Die Another Day.'
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2011 The Aston Martin V12 Vanquish

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:37 PST

Just 40 examples of a new Vanquish S Ultimate Edition will be handcrafted at the company's Newport Pagnell production facility in Buckinghamshire. The model represents a luxurious and unique limited edition befitting the Vanquish S status as the ultimate Aston Martin and also celebrates the skilled craftsmanship of the team working at Newport Pagnell.

(image) 2011 Aston Martin V12 Vantage Front Angle View
The Aston Martin V12 Vanquish was designed by Ian Callum. When you think of GT vehicles, the V12 Vanquish is considered quintessential. The V12 Flagship model was introduced to the general public in 2001. 2007 was the last year for production of the car. Throughout all that time the V12 Vanquish served as the flagship vehicle for Aston Martin. The car became a part of pop culture when it was featured in the twentieth James Bond film, "Die Another Day."
2011 The Aston Martin V12 Vanquish



2011 Toyota Auris Hybrid is designed to be more upbeat

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:37 PST

Auris is designed to be more upbeat and upscale than other compact cars. It is inspired by Toyota Yaris design. The brand new model, which is designed and manufactured in Europe, uses Toyota performance parts to boost its functionality. With fresh design and powerful dynamics, Auris is expected to lure more customers and steal a slice of market share from Volkswagen Golf and Alfa Romeo 147.
(image) 2011 Toyota Auris Hybrid Side View
The 4x4 specialist last month confirmed that a production version of its exciting LRX concept will go into production at the company's Halewood plant in Merseyside. The latest Landy's 'green' credentials will be sealed by an electric-drive rear axle coupled to a 2-litre turbodiesel engine, capable of running on bio-diesel. CO2 output is predicted to be around 120 g/km, putting the 4x4 in one of the lowest road tax bands.

Altogether this battle for the Brit hybrid crown is a great sign that the UK-based car industry is weathering the economic downturn and looking forward to the cutting edge of new motor technologies.
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2011 Toyota Auris Hybrid new compact car

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:37 PST

Toyota has earlier announced the details of its new compact car, which is set to be released early next year. Toyota Auris, the new addition to Toyota's 2008 lineup will replace Toyota Corolla hatchback in Japan and Europe. According to the automaker, Auris will play a key role in improving further its goals in Europe.

(image) 2011 Toyota Auris Hybrid Front Side View

(image) 2011 Toyota Auris Hybrid First Drive
Toyota and Nissan are going head-to-head in a quest to offer the first British-built hybrid car. Petrol-electric versions of Toyota's Auris and the Nissan Qashqai are currently under development and heading for UK and European showrooms in 2010. But while Toyota has set its sights on being first, according to Auto Express magazine it's the 'eco-friendly' Qashqai that looks set to be quickest off the mark.
2011 Toyota Auris Hybrid new compact car



BMW M3 Frozen

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:37 PST

Introducing a new model in its 3 series, BMW M3 is the latest and most dynamic model to take advantage of BMW's original efficient dynamics technology. This car is based on BMW's popular 3 Series sedan and comes with a modified engine, aerodynamics and exterior styling. In fact, when it comes to performance you may be totally speechless as there is no comparison. It is one of the best designed car model that will actually thrill you with its high-performance.
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While the BMW M3 has continued to evolve on the same previous generation platform with no significant changes, the 2006 model was available as either a coupe or convertible.

Standard features on the coupe include:

* Y 18-inch wheels with Z-rated rubber
* Y Automatic climate control
* Y 10-way adjustable sport seats
* Y Leather and cloth upholstery
* Y One-touch power windows
* Y Heated power mirrors
* Y CD player
* Y Auto-dimming rearview mirror
* Y Automatic headlights,
* Y Rain-sensing wipers
* Y Keyless entry.

Recently introduced at the 77th Geneva Motor Show, the much anticipated 2007 BMW M3 Concept Car is truly geared up to represent the newest generation of the M3. BMW fans ... start your engines!
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2011 BMW M3 Frozen

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:37 PST

Billed as the "third generation" M3, the 2001 M3 Convertible was a four-seater that was identical to the M3 coupe with an automatic soft top. Equipped with a new 333 horsepower engine and a new 6 speed transmission, the 2001 M3 accelerated from zero to 62 mph in 5 seconds with a top speed of 155 mph. It wasn't until this year that US sport car enthusiasts were able to experience the full power of the BMW as the models sold in the US sported the same horsepower as those sold abroad.

(image) 2011 BMW M3 Frozen Gray Coupe Front View

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BMW has always been known for its style and look that constantly pulls the attention of car lovers from every corner of the world. This auto manufacturer has always introduced so many best designed car models that at times making a decision to choose a model among different modelled BMW series has been very tricky and daunting as well. If you are new to BMWs then definitely it is going to be very complex as you may find it very hard to choose between all different models. However, at the moment, one model that has pulled the customers' attention is its brand-spanking-new BMW M3 model.



Binz Mercedes E-Class Tuning so long

Mon, 24 Jan 2011 12:16:38 PST

In 1961, the Checker Motors Corporation, makers of the ubiquitous Checker cab, decided – for whatever reason – to offer a civilian version to private buyers. Called the Superba, you won’t be surprised to learn it was a complete financial flop. Checker went back to making taxi cabs, no doubt thankful they didn’t try to market a civilian hearse instead.

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The two reasons why you would want to install a set of alloy wheels on your Mercedes are simple: you want to either reduce the weight of your car resulting in an increase in performance and fuel efficiency of you want to up the style quotient of your Mercedes.
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Binz Mercedes E-Class Tuning so long