L.A. Preview: Qoros Qloud Qubed

November 14, 2014 at 23:44

From the 21th November visitors will have access to the International Motor Show in Los Angeles. The event is scheduled lots of interesting premieres, but the most challenging among the novelties is an announced concept Qoros Qloud Qubed from the same manufacturer from China. It seems that the fantasy of the Chinese automotive designers has absolutely no limits – Qoros Qloud Qubed is a proof. The car has a truly fantastic conformation and function. Its official debut will be at LA Auto Show. The car is designed with a single purpose – to remind about the Company to American consumers and to increase brand recognizability in the United States.

Qoros Qloud Qubed pics

Qoros Qloud Qubed picture

The new “charged” BMW version of i8

November 12, 2014 at 22:08

In 2016 we will see the new “charged” BMW version of i8.
One of the five famous super hybrids BMW i8, as well as some of its sworn brothers, is ready to appear in the “charged” modification. The premiere of this version will be timed to the 100th anniversary of the Bavarian brand and will be presented in 2016. Now the company is gradually publishing the information about upcoming trends. By this way we have known that the super hybrid “charged” version will get 500 horse powers.

 BMW version of i8 2016 pics

BMW version of i8 2016 picture

Modern conceptual crossover Mercedes-Benz G-Code

November 10, 2014 at 16:21

The company presented a conceptual crossover Mercedes-Benz G-Code as part of the grand opening of a corporate design office Daimler Product Engineering Centre in Beijing. In concept Mercedes-Benz G-Code is a typical representative of a compact urban crossover. The new concept is a typical example of a nationally oriented product. It is characterized by a streamline shape and athletic proportions. Among the special features – compact size, the arsenal of many electronic systems and rechargeable (plug-in) hybrid propulsion system with a large power reserve, which is especially important in big Asian cities. However, electronically controlled four-wheel drive with a “virtual driveshaft” provides sports car’s performance and energy-saving technologies, both on track and off-road.

Mercedes-Benz Vision G-Code image

Mercedes-Benz Vision G-Code pics

Toyota Concept FT-1: the image of the future sports car

November 8, 2014 at 13:15

NEW company motto Toyota – fun to drive. Akio Toyoda, the current president and the grandson of its founder, decided to revive the Toyota’s sports past. As an acronym for “Future Toyota», FT-1, most likely, is a Supra concept, details of which appeared earlier. Salon is focused on maximum functionality and driver’s orientation. Stylistically, it resembles the interior of the Lexus LFA supercar. An interesting element that came from the military aviation is HUD-color display. The driver looks at the road directly through the transparent panel, which displays the required information.

Toyota Concept FT-1 images

Toyota Concept FT-1 picture

Super new “charged” BMW coupe M2

November 6, 2014 at 13:15

The head of BMW M Friedrich Nitschke told about the technical merits of the new sports car M2. The car will get a three liters turbocharged six-stepped gearbox with direct injection. This is a completely new engine that will debut next year on the new generation sedan 7-Series. According to preliminary data, the engine power will be around 400 hp. “We will have no difficulty to reach this rate”, says Nitschke. At the moment, the prototype M2 has a 375-horsepower version of the engine.On default, the coupe will be rear wheel drive. Transmission – six-step “mechanics” or 7-wide-band “robot” with a manual shift facility.

Super new "charged" BMW coupe M2 image

Super new "charged" BMW coupe M2 pictures

Outstanding concept Infiniti Q80 Inspiration

November 4, 2014 at 19:38

Infiniti has set a goal to present an unusual model on Paris Motor Show 2014.
The interior is designed in a minimalism style. Nothing should distract or annoy in the human-oriented interior. There is really modest in appearance control panel and there are almost no buttons. However, at the right moment information is showed on the head-up display on the windscreen. The front passenger has exactly the same screen. It displayed on the glass the information about multimedia system or data from your phone device. For the passengers travelling in the rear, there are touch screens on the backside of the front seats.

Infiniti Q80 Inspiration picture

Infiniti Q80 Inspiration pics