German auto has lost confidence

German auto has lost confidence The magazine conducted a survey of 80 000 potential customers, inviting them to describe the advantages of 138 different models of cars. Among the "losers" were two models of the Volkswagen Golf and Polo (photo). Audi TT got the "unit", and BMW and Mercedes received only satisfactory evaluation.The winners, with a few exceptions, were of Asian brands. Among them, Honda, Hyundai, Lexus, Mazda, Nissan and Toyota - all of them have received the highest rating.Against the winners were selected only Ford. Though only partially. Overseas models of the automaker's most scored only good".09.08.2003. Читать полностью -->

Audi presented the Chinese elongated A8

Audi presented the Chinese elongated A8 For the first 9 months of this year, Audi sold in China 45 702 machines. This is 66% more than a year ago, said at the presentation of the elongated Audi A8 L in Peking chef Chinese divisions Andreas Degas. The new A8 L was presented to the Chinese public on Sunday, local models (photo).According to Dehesa, he has revised upwards the previous plans for sales of vehicles in the local market, according to which the company wanted to increase their sales only 40%."The most faster pace in China is a growing market of luxury cars," - said Degrees. He believes that this is a consequence of income growth, the Chinese and the overall development of the economy of this country.Today the market of China has reached the 4th place after the USA, Japan and Germany. In 8 months it sold a total of 1.25 million pasinski cars. This represents a growth of 72% compared with the previous year.Audi produces and sells in China model A6 (50 000 according to the plan for the current year), A4 (8000), and TT coupe. Читать полностью -->

F1: Michael Schumacher - 35!

F1: Michael Schumacher - 35! On Saturday, January 3, six-time champion of Formula 1 Michael Schumacher celebrated its 35th anniversary.The future "the Red Baron" was born on 3 January 1969 in the town of Kerpen near Cologne. In four years he first sat behind the wheel of a racing map, and his first championship won in 1984, becoming the best kart driver among juniors in Germany.His birthday Michael celebrated in the company of his wife Corina, daughter Gina Maria and son Mike in the small Norwegian town of Trysil 180 kilometres from Oslo, where the family Schumacher usually in the winter skiing.Age does not prevent the German racer - plans Michael seventh title in Formula 1. According to technical Director of Ferrari's Ross Brawn, the team will do everything to make the season of 2004 was for Schumacher, the most successful in the career. "Michael motivated as ever in life," says brown.03.01.2004. . . Читать полностью -->

Vitor Meira got a place in the Team Menard

Vitor Meira got a place in the Team Menard After a successful performance in Indianapolis, where he finished in 12th place, Vitor Meira got a place in the Team Menard, which he was, until the end of the season."Vitor has impressed us with her patience and perseverance," said the head of the team, John Menard. We gave him the opportunity to try yourself in Indy, and the results were magnificent. Now we want to give him the opportunity to get the experience of riding in all ovals that visits IndyCar, that he was prepared to fight for the title next year".26-year-old Brazilian still worked as a tester in the Team Menard. After just three days of training in may, he started 26th in Indianapolis, showing in qualifying the best result among the pilots, the speakers on the machine with the engine of Chevrolet.Meira will replace the team of Jacques Lazier.10.06.2003. . . Читать полностью -->

In Moscow began to collect Renault Logan

In Moscow began to collect Renault Logan Today in Moscow took place the plant on production of Renault Logan. Renault Logan is a car With class and can be equipped with motors 75 and 90 horsepower. In the beginning will be just the sedan, but currently, the company develops a wagon and stagecoach-based Logan. To 2010. Renault plans to increase their sales on the Russian market up to 100 thousand cars per year.Recall that the agreement on organization of production of this model was signed between the government of Moscow and Renault in the spring of 2003. For installation of production lines and equipment body, paint and Assembly shops, Renault has invested around EUR 230 million.Retail sales of this car will begin in the Russian market in the summer. Читать полностью -->

Appeared official pictures of the wagon Saab 9-3

Appeared official pictures of the wagon Saab 9-3 Representatives of the Swedish company Saab has extended the first official pictures of its new wagon, named Saab 9-3 Sport Estate, the premiere of which must be at the auto show in Geneva the nearest spring. From the prototype a year and a half ago, the novelty is mostly just design the front of the body, made in the same style sedan.Another interesting fact that in the basic position of the rear seats the size of the Luggage compartment of a station wagon just two litres more than the sedan, and is 419 liters. However, when the rear seats folded, the figure is already 1273 liters. Interesting and decision cargo compartment - here two-level floor, allowing you to effectively organize in the trunk.Note also the fact that the Saab 9-3 Sport Estate for the first time will get a new six-cylinder Trubodetal displacement of 2.8 liters and output of 250 horsepower. The top version of news, Sport Aero Estate, will receive a more powerful motor, and a more aggressive appearance and a stylish trim.12.02.2005. . Читать полностью -->

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