Earlier this month, it was all about the Geneva Motor Show where a range of concepts were previewed. And now we move onto the New York Motor Show, that generally has a large number of production cars compared to the concepts. The 2018 New York Motor Show is scheduled take place between March 30 to Apr 8, 2018. Among the many car manufacturers, JLR will be presenting its F-Type SVR - the fastest version of the F-Type, all-electric I-Pace and also the limited-edition Range Rover SV Coupe. Jaguar F-Type SVR In its "regular" version, the Jaguar F-Type comes with a 3.0-litre V6 that makes 340PS and generates 450Nm of torque with a claimed 0?100 kmph in 5.3s. Then there is a more powerful version of this unit that produces 380PS/460Nm and does 0-100kmph in 4.9s. The Jaguar F-Type SVR is powered by a 5.0-litre V8 that makes an impressive 550PS/680Nm and does 0-100kmph in a claimed 4.1s. And lastly there is a higher output version of the same engine that makes 575PS and 700Nm that Jaguar … [Read more...] about 2018 New York Auto Show: Jaguar F-Type SVR, I-Pace and the Range Rover SV Coupe to be showcased
Honda Motor Co is set to showcase the 2019 Honda Insight hybrid at the upcoming 2018 New York Motor Show. While Honda had already showcased an early prototype of the Insight hybrid sedan at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show, this time it will be showcased in production-ready guise. The Honda Insight hybrid is being touted as a replacement for the Honda Civic hybrid in the US market. Honda claims that the Insight hybrid is capable of the 55mpg (23.3kmpl approximately). It comes powered by a 1.5-litre four-cylinder petrol engine, which is supplemented by an electric motor, which produces a combined 153PS and 267Nm. The Insight will be built at Honda's plant in the Greensburg, Indiana in the US. Honda had recently showcased its latest-gen Civic at the 2018 Auto Expo. The Insight receives a lithium-ion battery which is packaged under the rear seat. However, this battery pack isn't large enough to offer plug-in-like range, and the Insight operates as a series hybrid instead, just like the Toyota … [Read more...] about New York Motor Show: 2019 Honda Insight hybrid with 23.3kmpl fuel economy to be showcased
Toyota has revealed the new Corolla Hatchback before its official launch at the New York auto show this week. The Toyota Corolla Hatchback is based on Toyota's new Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform and is effectively the US-spec version of the Auris hatchback revealed at the Geneva Motor Show last month. The car is now 38.1mm longer, 30.4mm wider and 25.4mm lower than its predecessor with most of the length being added to the wheelbase. The car will be powered by a new 2.0-litre petrol motor in the US market. No power figures have been revealed but it is expected to be lighter, more powerful and more efficient than the present 1.8 petrol which is also found in the Indian-spec car. This engine will be paired with a new 6-speed manual with auto rev-matching or a new CVT automatic. The exterior design of the new car is more aggressive than the outgoing model, with LED lighting throughout, and follows the design language of its American market Camry and C-HR small SUV. … [Read more...] about 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback revealed before 2018 New York Auto Show debut
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?