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Top three: Best in class superminis

June 20, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

It is no wonder that most people are passionate about car and are attracted towards new models. Coping up to the needs of the people the car makers are also striving hard to produce their best that has great looks combined with better performance. Here is a quick brief on the top three best in class superminis: Ford Fiesta, Vauxhall Corsa and Skoda Fabia. Ford Fiesta: The car is one of the best-seller vehicles in the United Kingdom. The new model from Fiesta has got all the necessary parameter that qualifies it has the top car in the list of super minis. The highlights of the car are its great and stylish look, the best comfort it offers for both long and short drives and is easy handling. With the new model you can easily turn even in the finest edges and the car offers you pretty good control too. The way the car drives pleases most of the owners and these owners are happy that they have got something worth for their money. When it comes to power and pickup the car stands high and it has recorded reaching the speed of 62mph in just 16.9 seconds. The car […]

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Top 3: best in class city cars

June 17, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

You must be familiar with so many cars but aren’t you just curious to know the best in class cars in the city? Yep. You can know about top three city cars here. 1. Fiat 500 This is the first best in class city car. The model is Fiat 500 1.4 Sport which has a very three door hatchback body style and a 1.4 litre petrol engine and has a 6 speed manual speed. This is the model which is based on the Panda, which is very small in size. Thus the Fist seems to be more triumphant than expected by giving the cars which are really small which makes people to like it very easily. Though this loses two doors and some realism over others it has a very good visual ante. Credit: zcars Fiat has taken much care to introduce with a lot of customization having paid the attention to the marketing f BMW for its new Mini and thus has offered 500 with similar personalization options. It claims around 500000 permutations of options can be made with the Fiat 500 and seems to attract people. All the latest technologies like Bluetooth, MP3 player connectivity, air-con, alloys and […]

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BMW X1: A Review

June 05, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

An SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle) is a “generic marketing description for a vehicle similar to a station wagon but built on a light-truck chassis.” These are considered to be light trucks, and have towing capability as well as large passenger seating capacity. BMW has introduced yet another vehicle in its small SUV line, the BMW X1. This smaller utility vehicle is a compact one with high roof and nice internal space. In Europe, X1 will be available for sale in October. US consumers will have to wait till 2011, though. This is because the company wants to give the second-generation X3 an earlier show up than the X1.

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Volkswagen Polo 2009: A Review

June 05, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

Volkswagen Polo has been in the market since 1975. This is a super mini car (B-segment in Europe, Subcompact in North America); larger than a city car but smaller than a small family car. Now, the fifth generation of Polo has also been launched at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2009. For UK, production begins this summer whereas deliveries begin in October this year. Polo 2009 is being offered in Europe with 3 petrol engine choices; two 1.2 liter three cylinder units producing 60 hp and 70 hp, and a 1.4 liter four producing 85 hp. Also, three variations of 1.6 liter turbo diesel producing 75, 90, or 105 hp are also available. As for the expected options, a 105-hp, 1.2 liter, turbocharged TSI four and a Polo GTI with 170–180 hp from a 1.4 liter TSI will be hitting the market pretty soon.

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2009 Nissan Rogue

May 30, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

The 2009 Nissan Rogue is the updated version of the cross over SUV which was introduced as a 2008 model.  The Nissan has almost the same features as the murano but it is shorter and more attractive than murano especially with the dark colors. The 2009 Nissan has the following features which were not altered much after the introduction of the 2008 model. The features include: 4 door wagon which has 5 seating Availability of S and SL model- In the S model, the front or all wheel drives is used and has 16 inches wheels and power windows, locks and mirrors while the SL model has a 17 inches wheels, body-colored mirrors, exhaust-tip that is stainless steel and an optional steering wheel. Horse power train is 175-hp Cal emission 2.5 liter 4cylinder engine. Continuously Variable automatic transition Has safety features such as ABCs, traction control, antiskid system, airbags on the front side, and curtain side air bags. The optional equipments has features which include; Leather upholstery, heated front seats, sunroof, cell phone links  such as Bluetooth, entry which are done without a key or key less engine start and lastly Xenon head lights.

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Nissan Versa 1.6: the Cheapest Car in America

May 27, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

We all want to have a sedan that is equipped with necessary features (at least few of them), and most of all, is inexpensive. Nissan Versa 1.6 is a sedan that is being considered as the cheapest car in America right now. It was announced back in October 2008 with an MSRP of $9,990 inclusive of destination fees. It is based on fuel economy, and has 107 horsepower, 1.6 liter four cylinder engine delivering 34 mpg highway fuel economy rating with the 5 speed manual transmission (33 mpg with the four-speed automatic). Within the city, the Versa 1.6 gets 26 mpg.

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Ferrari F430 Successor Almost Ready

May 27, 2009 / by / 1 Comment

Ferrari F430 has had its show; it is time for the old chum to say good bye and give way for an all-new dazzling successor. The F430 will be followed by a newer model that may either be named F450 or F470. This model will soon be appearing in October according too some sources, in the Frankfurt Motor Show. As far as innovations are concerned, the engineers are doing a great job, and are happy about their work, too. This car is going to have double clutch transmission to replace the F1 system. This system has been taken from the California. The California is a compact vehicle, which is not by any means heavier than the current F1-type unit. It does not only render a smooth and comfortable shift on a normal road, but rather it provides an immediate and instant go on the tracks, too. Then, there is a direct gasoline injection engine. It is being anticipated that the V8 engine will make more than 500 hp.

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VividRacing: Performance Vehicle Maintainers

May 15, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

Performance vehicles are those which have been designed and manufactured with such features that are usually missing in usual vehicles. Enhanced features and specific performance capabilities take these vehicles above and beyond average automobiles. Usually they are made for the purposes of racing. These vehicles are not only highly priced, but also they require constant maintenance. This is why; you must take your performance vehicles to experts and specialists, as a performance vehicle is no ordinary automobile. One such specialist is VividRacing. VividRacing was founded by Rob Rohn and Dan Mermelstein with nothing in their hands, and now it stands as a multi million dollar company. This is located at Gilbert, Arizona. They are experts in tuning, service and maintenance of performance vehicles. The services include Dyno Tuning, Installation, and Wash and Detail Service.

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Design911.co.uk: Center for Porsche Accessories

May 14, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

Cars are not only for traveling; a car depicts your personality. What you ride shows to people what your personality is like. If you own a pretty car like Porsche or Audi, you have to take care of it, too constantly. These cars need consistent beautification and embellishments. To beautify your Porsche, repair it, renovate it, equip it with finest accessories or paint it, Design911.co.uk is one of the finest service providers. Porsche accessories are available in wide variety here. One can find almost every kind of accessory for their stylish car. This broad range starts from Auto Glym Car Care to books and info. You can find Auto Glym Car Care (Autoglym Leather Care Cream, Autoglym Extra Gloss Protection, Autoglym Vinyl and Rubber Care), Badges and Emblems (bonnet badge, rear badge, number plate badge, engine and chassis badge, stickers), Books and Info (Haynes manual book, Porsche 911 restoration manual), Car Care and Cleaning Products (Porsche Coupe, Porsche Cabriolet, Porsche wheel cleaning kit), Specialist Tools (Fold Down Tow Hook, tool kit, charger/battery maintainer), car covers (indoors and outdoors), hard top covers and storage, child seats (Porsche baby, junior and plus seat), etc.

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2009 Toyota Prius: A Brief Review

May 13, 2009 / by / 9 Comments

The third generation of Toyota Prius is on sale now with its all zeal and zest and when it comes to drive Prius is as, as to commute on least possible fuel and to feel a real sense of proud. Whether it’s exterior or interior, you will find it exceptionally unique with its unusual technical design. It gives a slab-like look and seems quite nice on impression and efficiency.

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