Spy images have appeared online of the facelifted Lexus ES300h. This comes before the car's official global unveiling at the 2018 Beijing motor show on April 25. The image shows the car to have received cosmetic upgrades to mimic the design of the recently launched LS sedan. Most prominently, the spindle grille now has vertical slats replacing the earlier horizontal ones while also being more pronounced. The front headlights have been slightly reworked with new LED elements while the lower portion of the more sculpted bumper now has chrome inserts for the foglamp housings. The interiors will most likely be tweaked slightly with the most prominent addition being the updated Lexus infotainment system, as seen on the LS and NX cars. The car won't see any mechanical changes and will continue to be based on Toyota's global TNGA platform, which the ES shares with the Camry. The engine options will be carried over unchanged which means a 2.5 litre four cylinder petrol mated to an … [Read more...] about Lexus ES300h facelift to be globally unveiled at Beijing Motor Show on April 25
Beijing motor show
Buick, the premium automobile division of General Motors, has released a teaser image of its upcoming concept. The Buick Enspire SUV will be an all-electric SUV concept that will be showcased at the 2018 Beijing Motor Show. The teaser image does not reveal much except for the tailgate design, raked rear windscreen and also the sleek tail lights. The technical specifications have not been released yet. The Buick Enspire electric SUV when goes into production, will primarily be a China only offering at first "The Enspire leverages GM's global resources and is an exploration of design and new technologies. It is the brand's latest example of innovation and application of future electric smart mobility." states the official release. The Buick Enspire, when goes into production, will primarily be a China only offering at first. And that is because Buick sells more vehicles in China than anywhere else. Out of the 1.4 million units sold globally, 1.2 million units were sold in China alone. GM … [Read more...] about 2018 Beijing Motor Show: Buick Enspire pure electric SUV teased
The idea of putting a bigger engine in a smaller car is always fun. And that is what BMW will be doing with the M2. The BMW M2 Competition package will be making its official debut at the 2018 Beijing Motor Show. It is being said that the BMW M2 Competition, in addition to sporting an aggressively styled body kit, will also come with a 410PS motor. The BMW M2 Competition package comes with a sporty body kit The BMW M2 Competition comes with an all-black kidney grille, tweaked bumper design with vents in the lower lip, M4 Coupe like black mirrors and new 19-inch black wheels. The M2 Competition will come with M4-sourced seats with illuminated M2 logo. Additionally, it will come with a red start/stop button with M1 and M2 buttons on the steering wheel. The BMW M2 Competition package comes with illuminated M2 logo Under the hood of the BMW M2 Competition will be M4-sourced biturbo 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine that makes 410PS of power and generates a torque of 550Nm. These numbers are … [Read more...] about BMW M2 Competition images leaked, to debut at Beijing Motor Show
SUV janaan-elektrik akan datang dari BMW, iX3, dilaporkan bakal membuat penampilan dalam bentuk konsep di Beijing Motor Show tahun ini. Ia diumumkan oleh pengeluar kereta berkenaan dalam sidang media akaun tahunan baru-baru ini bahawa model konsep iX3 akan menjadi kenderaan yang diperkenalkan tahun ini. Lain-lain termasuklah iNEXT dan i4 (diprebiu sebagai i Vision Dynamic). Berdasarkan spyshot bagi iX3, ia tampil berdasarkan model semasa G01 X3, walau pun kelihatan beberapa perubahan dalam bentuk visual bagi kenderaan janaan-elektrik ini. Setakat ini, tiada perincian didedahkan mengenai penjana kuasa elektrik yang bakal dipadankan pada iX3 ni, termasuklah prestasinya. BMW sedang mengatur langkah yang lebih agresif untuk kereta elektrik pergi lebih jauh, dan iX3, iNEXT dan i4 antara model yang berada dalam perancangan. “Saya mempunyai matlamat yang jelas untuk mobiliti yang mampan: Lebih daripada 140,000 kenderaan elektrik dijual pada tahun ini. Dengan jumlah keseluruhan mencecah … [Read more...] about BMW iX3 Concept diperkenal di Beijing Motor Show?
BMW’s upcoming all-electric SUV, the iX3, will reportedly make its debut in concept form at this year’s Beijing Motor Show. It was previously announced at the carmaker’s annual accounts press conference that the iX3 concept will be among a number of vehicles to debut this year. Others include the iNEXT and i4 (previewed by the i Vision Dynamics). Based on spyshots of the iX3, the model appears to be based on the current G01 X3, although it will likely get several visual changes to set it apart as an electric only vehicle. So far, there are no details about the electric powertrain used in the iX3, nor is there any word on range and performance. BMW is making a big push for electrified cars moving forward, and the iX3, iNEXT and i4 are just some of the models it has planned. “I have set clear goals for sustainable mobility: More than 140,000 electrified vehicles sold this year. A total of half a million electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids on the roads by the … [Read more...] about BMW iX3 Concept to debut at Beijing Motor Show?