Apart from the suspension and brake upgrades in the Civic Type R, the major advantage of the red-badged Civic is its power plant. The Civic Type R FK8 carries a 2.0-liter turbocharged mill, capable of producing 306 horsepower (228 kilowatts) and 295 pound-feet (400 Newton-meters) of torque for its U.S.-market model. … [Read more...] about 2020 Honda Civic Type R Meets Si For Hot Laps, Drag Race Comparison
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Obviously, the body kit alone doesn’t set this Prius on the ground. The car featured here also rides on a coil over suspension setup with air ride control, capped with a set of custom wheels and tires that appear to redefine the term low profile. All in all it’s not an unattractive makeover, though admittedly, the Toyota Prius was never really an attractive car to begin with. All total, Liberty Walk lists this upgrade at $7,900, though you can also buy just the full body for $2,990. The company also sells each component separately so you can build your special Prius one piece at a time, should you so desire. … [Read more...] about Toyota Prius Gets Liberty Walk Body Kit Because Why Not?
The materials created for the new Pirelli Cinturato P7 offer greater mechanical resistance as well as guaranteeing better grip in all sorts of different driving situations. The reduced wear from this ‘high mileage’ compound means that a longer distance can be covered on a set of tyres and motorists can save money. This is thanks to the use of polymers in the compound that have a high molecular weight: in other words chains of chemical elements that are very long and so give the tyre certain mechanical properties such as greater resistance to abrasion and increased durability. The tread pattern compound was designed alongside the tyre as a whole, to deliver an optimum balancing of the tread system, that optimises the tyre’s footprint to the road, reducing heat generated while driving and contributing to an increase in grip yet reduction in wear. … [Read more...] about New Pirelli Tire Auto-Adjusts To Temperature, Driving Conditions
If the rumor is true, BMW's eighth-generation M5 will be the first M car to be completely electrified and will be offered as a "Power Plug-in Hybrid Vehicle" or a full-on EV. Internal documents and some guesswork say that the PHEV will be using the same engine in the upcoming X8 M; a twin-turbocharged 4.4-liter V8 with an electric motor that has a combined output of 750 horsepower (559 kW). … [Read more...] about 2024 BMW M5 Rumored To Go Electric And Offer Bugatti Veyron Power
PLANO, TX (May 29, 2020) – The 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime will break ground as the most powerful and quickest RAV4 ever, hitting dealerships this summer with a starting MSRP of $38,100. The RAV4’s first-ever plug-in model has up to 302 horsepower with an ability to do 0-60 mph in a projected 5.7 seconds, which makes it the quickest four-door model in the Toyota lineup. But, it doesn’t end there. The RAV4 Prime also has up to a manufacturer-estimated 42 miles on battery alone on a single charge, making it the highest EV range of any PHEV SUV on the market. The RAV4 Prime also has up to a manufacturer-estimated 94 combined MPGe. Even more, what sets RAV4 Prime apart is the standard Electronic On-Demand AWD. … [Read more...] about 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Price Announced, Starts At $38,100