17-inch alloy wheels, rain-sensing vipers, leather bucket seats, all LED head lamps, a 'Union Jack' motif set of LED tail-lights, ABS, cornering ABS, Anti-Crash Technology, Electronic Stability Control, and a new fuel particulate filter are some features that are expected to be offered as a standard. The new particulate filter is part of the sport exhaust mounted on the Mini John Cooper Works Facelift. This new filter adds to the throaty sound of the exhaust note but does not affect performance of the Mini. The 2019 Mini JCW Hardtop does 0-100kmph in 6.3 seconds, while the 2019 Mini JCW Convertible doe it in 6.6 seconds. … [Read more...] about Mini John Cooper Works India Launch Date Revealed — You Don’t Need A Big One To Be Happy!
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Chevy has done an admirable job of keeping details about the C8 Corvette largely a secret. Spy shots give us a very good idea of what it looks like, but the mechanical parts remain a secret. The current info points to the model debuting with an updated version of the existing 6.2-liter pushrod V8 that possibly makes more than the current version's 460 horsepower (343 kilowatts). Reports indicate that the only gearbox option might be a dual-clutch transmission. … [Read more...] about See The 2020 Chevy Corvette C8 At The Concours d’Elegance of America
Joint Venture to build a High-Power-Charging (HPC) Network for electric vehicles starts operation IONITY will implement and operate about 400 fast charging stations across European major thoroughfares until 2020 Build-up of 20 stations in multiple European countries starts already in 2017 A charging capacity of up to 350 kW enables to reduce charging time significantly when compared to existing systems Multi-brand compatibility with current and future generations of electric vehicles through Combined Charging System (CCS) BMW Group, Daimler AG, Ford Motor Company and the Volkswagen Group with Audi and Porsche today announced joint venture IONITY that will develop and implement a High-Power Charging (HPC) network for electric vehicles across Europe. Launching approximately 400 HPC stations by 2020, IONITY will make long-distance journeys easier and marks an important step for electric vehicles. Based in Munich, Germany, the joint venture is led by Chief Executive … [Read more...] about VW, Daimler, Ford, BMW Team Up To Build Ionity Charging Network
Binotto is nauwer betrokken bij de ontwikkeling van de F1-wagen dan andere teambazen. Dat was voorheen wel anders bij Ferrari, weet Berger. "Als je kijkt naar de meest succesvolle periode van Ferrari, dan zie je dat er ook een drietal was: Jean Todt, Ross Brawn en Rory Byrne. En daarnaast was er nog Michael Schumacher. Wat Helmut Marko of Toto Wolff doet, komt overeen met de rol van Todt destijds. Byrne was de engineer en de teammanager voor het hele verhaal was Brawn." … [Read more...] about Berger: Het probleem van Ferrari is de rol van Binotto