The first photo of the new Maserati

The first photo of the new Maserati The car will represent the public in September at the Frankfurt motor show. Its start of sales is scheduled for next summer in the United States.Quattroporte is a car with a dual soul, this characteristic gives the car by the manufacturer. With its release of the Maserati continues the tradition of eponymous model 1963, which topped out at 230 km/h and was known as the "fastest sedan.The current Quattroporte bigger and more powerful than its predecessor. It is equipped with 4.2-liter V8 engine producing 400 HP and borrowed some of the nodes from the sports world.The new model should reflect the joint strategy of Ferrari and Maserati in the market, according to the Vice President of both companies, responsible for the development, Giuseppe Bonollo.In addition, the Quattroporte should attract those buyers who acquire the Mercedes-Benz S-Class or BMW 7-series.A senior management representative Maserati does not exclude that a new model may be of interest to you and fans of Porsche. "It is equally inherent in both the luxury and exclusivity," says BonolloSource: Behind the wheel23.06.2003. . Читать полностью -->

The new Fiesta in Moscow

The new Fiesta in Moscow Ford Motor Company introduced a new model Fiesta in Russia.Ford Fiesta is the car for those who love and know how to live. said at the presentation of the chief of the Moscow headquarters of Ford Henrik Nenzen. According to him, the design of the machine found the use of the latest development of the Ford engineers that are implemented in the models, Focus and Mondeo.Production of the new Fiesta was launched in early 2003 at the Ford plants in Valencia (Spain) and Cologne (Germany). The car is available in two different body styles: five-door hatchback and a sporty three-door variant.The engine family represented by a turbo diesel TDCI (68 HP) displacement of 1.4-litre and petrol Duratec 16V (80 HP) 1.4 liters and Duratec 16 V (100 HP) of the 1.6-liter, Duratec 8V (70 HP) displacement of 1.3 liters. Thanks to modern technological solutions fuel consumption of the new Fiesta on average 10% smaller than previous models.According to the results of the crash test EURONCAP Fiesta has received 4 stars and was named one of the safest cars in its class.Ford Fiesta on the Russian market declared for the price of 11 450 - € 16,500. The automaker expects this year to sell 300 of these machines.02.08.2003. Читать полностью -->

Presentation Jaguar

Presentation Jaguar On Tuesday, the team Jaguar Racing held a presentation of its new race car 2003.This ceremony took place in the Internet on-line.Model R4 painted in traditional green Jaguar, created by a group of designers - Ben Are, Rob Taylor and mark Gillan.Managing Director David Pitchforth explained that the concept of the new machine was developed on the basis of the revised version of the R3 sample of the second half of the season 2002. According to Pitchforth, taking into account the difficult experience of last year, the designers opted for R4 more traditional design solution."Last year we learned a lot. Although we started the season at more than a slow machine, we still managed to complete it, creating a solid base, many of the elements which formed the basis of R4. On this basis, we refused radical design solutions for new car and used all the best achievements of the past year. We have done everything to make this season our race car proved to be competitive and reliable.". . Читать полностью -->

Cadillac CTS: now in Russia

Cadillac CTS: now in Russia Dynamic language forms with bold, clear and accentuated contours and distinctive beveled shape give Cadillac CTS unmistakable appearance.Rear-wheel drive sedan is equipped with modern petrol engines V6 displacement of 2.6 and 3.2 liters, which develops maximum power of 133 kW/181 HP and 160 kW/218 HP , respectively, at 6000 rpm Installed longitudinally engines are aggregated with a five-speed manual transmission or automatic transmission with torque Converter.Option 3 CTS. 2 has a top speed of 240 km/h and accelerates from standstill to 100 km/h in 7.4 seconds (version with automatic transmission for 7.7 seconds). The maximum speed of the CTS with the engine 2. 6 l is 220 km/h and acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in just 9.3 seconds (with automatic transmission and 9.7). Both engines also have impressive torque: as a 3.2-liter, and 2.6-liter engine develops maximum torque of 300 Nm and 232 Nm, respectively, already at 3. 400 rpmThe highest standards, responsive handling and ride becomes particularly evident when considering carefully brought chassis Cadillac CTS. Читать полностью -->

BAR invites you to the test of the champion Japan

BAR invites you to the test of the champion Japan Many teams of Formula 1 are going to use the first "round" of off-season tests (late November - early December) to evaluate the racing skills of young pilots and selection test in 2003. Was no exception and BAR, and so there is, perhaps, a record number of test-pilots - four. In December in tests, the team will take part champion Japanese racing series Formula Nippon Ralph Firman. Formula Nippon is considered to be one of the best schools for future racing talent," said the chef BAR David Richards. It should be noted that the Firman, on account of which the victory in the prestigious British championship Formula 3 in 1996, for the past 27 years. And behind the wheel of a car Forumla-1 he will sit on the last day of tests this year on December 15.. Читать полностью -->

NAIAS: Dodge showed how it will look Durango

NAIAS: Dodge showed how it will look Durango At the North American International Auto Salon Dodge introduced a concept car that shows how it will look Dodge Durango the next generation. Production car will look like a concept car `85 percent` say company officials. The exterior of the car Dodge decided to dramatically stand out from other American SUVs. In addition, the car has a long wheelbase, high ground clearance and a spacious cabin that can accommodate up to seven passengers in three rows of seats.In the form shown in Detroit, the car was set to 5.7-liter engine produces 345 HP, which is connected with a five-speed automatic. In addition, the car is equipped with numerous electronic systems: from the abs system to monitor tire pressure. Serial production of the new generation Dodge Durango will start at the end of this year.. Читать полностью -->

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