Noble launches competitor for the Ferrari 360 Modena and Porsche 911

Noble launches competitor for the Ferrari 360 Modena and Porsche 911 A small British company Noble Moy Automotive engaged in small-scale production sports cars, has just introduced another new compact coupe Noble M14. According to company representatives, this car is quite able to compete with the Ferrari 360 Modena and Porsche 911.Heart Noble M14 became a three-liter V6 engine with two turbines, the capacity of which is 400 HP and maximum torque reaches in nm. From zero to hundred kilometers per hour new accelerated for 4.3 seconds, while its top speed is 305 kilometers per hour.In addition to outstanding dynamic characteristics of British novelty can boast a stylish body design, which with careful study, you may notice some similarities with both Ferrari and Porsche car, but overall the car is very original and rapid. No less interesting looks and the interior is Noble M14, which has a distinctly sporting notes in the finish. However, despite the rather Spartan interior, the car is equipped with electric side Windows, air conditioning and audio system.The cost of new items not yet reported27.05.2004. . Читать полностью -->

Metropolitan traffic police summed up the first results for 2004

Metropolitan traffic police summed up the first results for 2004 Since the beginning of the year on the roads of Moscow killed 219 people, and even 1564 injured.Just in less than three months in the capital occurred 1506 accident, in which affected people is 15.3% less than in the same period of 2003.In addition, during the reporting period, the traffic police have registered a 65 412 small accidents, more than 320 000 traffic violations and 7 300 cases of driving under the influence.According to the Moscow cops, the main cause of accidents is the lack of traffic discipline" capital drivers.25.03.2004. . . . . . Читать полностью -->

New SL600 will represent Detroit

New SL600 will represent Detroit Mercedes-Benz has announced that the new SL600 for the first time will be presented at the North American Motor Show in Detroit in January next year. SL600 will be the most powerful model in the model number SL roadsters.The car has a V12 engine with a capacity of 493 HP To 100 km/h the vehicle accelerates for 4.7 seconds, and the acceleration from 60 to 120 km/h takes just 4.9 seconds. The maximum speed of the Roadster not specified, but most likely it will be limited by electronics on a mark of 250 km/H.. . . . Читать полностью -->

Brabus has unveiled the Roadster with the Biturbo engine

Brabus has unveiled the Roadster with the Biturbo engine The company Brabus has introduced another extreme car. This time under the hood of the Roadster SL put the Biturbo engine, which is installed on the Mercedes-Benz S-class.Moreover, the standard engine size Brabus engineers seemed a little, and it increased from 5.5 to 6.3 liters. The function of the exhaust system performs high-performance exhaust system made of steel, designed specifically for this vehicle. Specialists Brabus argue that the power of the engine is 640 HP and torque 1.026 Nm is already available at of 1,750 rpm the Engine is mated with five-speed automatic transmission, which is installed on other cars, prepared in Brabus.Dynamic indicators of large and heavy Brabus SV 12 are impressive: up to 100 km/h the vehicle accelerates in just 4.3 seconds, to 200 km/h in 13 seconds and top speed is electronically limited to around 310 km/h Limit is due to the fact that Brabus and could not find road tires, which would guarantee perfect handling and safety at speeds above this.The suspension was configured accordingly. It was necessary to ensure good stability at high speeds, but at the same time to keep and a high level of comfort for passengers. Specialists Brabus claim that they managed to find a middle ground. Читать полностью -->

Russia has launched a new Honda Accord

Russia has launched a new Honda Accord Recognizing the fact that Europe dominates the market for sedans with a sporting nature, the dynamic characteristics of the new Accord was developed in Europe to create a car that could become a serious competitor on the world stage.The new Accord is in motion in one of two aluminum engine system DOHC i-VTEC displacement of 2.0 or 2.4 liter, egregious with the new 5-or 6-speed manual or 5-speed automatic transmission with sequential shift.The engine displacement of 2 liters and output of 155 HP and peak torque of 190 Nm at 4500 rpm, fuel consumption in mixed driving cycle is 7.7 liters per 100 km the Maximum power of the engine of 2.4 liter - 190 HP at 6800 rpm with a maximum torque of 223 Nm at 4500 rpm the Car with this engine combined with a 6-speed manual transmission consumes 9 liters per 100 km in the mixed cycle. To provide a more accurate response to the actions of the driver, the throttle of the engine is controlled by the electronic drive (DBW - driving-by-wire).In the segment of the market, known for its conservatism, eye-catching stylish design of the new Accord irrefutable evidence of its bright individuality. Harmonious proportions of the hull, a large windshield slope and a vertical slice of the rear accentuate the sporting character of the car. Small details, such as the turn signals mounted in the side mirrors, or chrome door handles are extra touches that accentuate the elegant style.The wheelbase is unchanged, but the size of the body is increased, which helped create a more spacious cabin is the widest in its class.A complete set of security tools supplemented on some models, the side inflatable curtain in order to provide additional protection in case of side impact. It is important to note that they open quickly and close noboborsho area than many other commercially available analogues, which undoubtedly increases their effectiveness.The drag coefficient of the new Accord is just 0.26. This is one of the best in segment D. Читать полностью -->

For passengers - champagne!

For passengers - champagne! An interesting way said on 8 March, the taxi drivers of the city birch in the Perm region.One of the taxi companies in the city "downloaded" their cars champagne - in the period from 1 to 9 March every tenth passenger gets a free bottle of frothy drink. Another company has prepared a "snack" - during the day on March 8, each representative of the better half of humanity when the taxi gets a chocolate. Note that last year the gifts were presented to women in some form during the holidays for passengers acted discounts.09.03.2004. . . . Читать полностью -->

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