Monthly Archives: August 2009

New member in Suzuki family – Kizashi

The new family member of Suzuki is Kizashi sedan, which was officially presented in Detroit, USA.
Built in the factory in Sagara, Japan, Suzuki new model will have two versions of traction – or face AWD. The car will be available in one variant of the engine – 2.4 DOHC.
The engine will be completed by manual gearbox with six gears, can be optionally choose ECO variant, namely CVT (continuously variable transmission), designed specifically to save fuel.
As standard equipment, find ABS, ESP, projectors, 8 airbags and a system of monitoring pressure of tires. Optional, may include the AWD (all-wheel drive), which transmits power to the rear wheels on a simple command to the driver.

Nissan unveils new electric car

Nissan takes global warming seriously and unveils its new electric car with zero emissions of carbon dioxide-based platform and inspired by the EV model Tiida. The engine is a Li-Ion battery which develops 80kW or 109CP and a torque of 280Nm. Impressive, huh?
Braking system to refresh the battery performance has added another 160 km to the autonomy of the car initially.
Inside there is a monitor that shows you how many kilometers you until you download the full battery if the car will reach destination loaded on the existing navigation and recharging stations available on the route.

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Subaru WRX STI Spec C

Subaru. One thing I think when I hear this name: Impreza WRX STI. And when to the old combination are added few improvements under the label of ‘Spec C’, then the result is even fatal.
Subaru announced the launch of the new Impreza WRX STI spec C in Japan, the model will be manufactured in a limited number of 900 pieces.
You asked what was needed for these improvements. First off, limited edition was put on a drastic course of getting easier, after which escaped casual 70 kg, due to replacement of the head with aluminum and an easier battery.