Monday, August 29, 2011

Saab: Swedish home again risk of bankruptcy

As reported by Reuters today, the persistent financial problems would constrain Saab  to bring to demand for legal protection from creditors and bankruptcy procedure. A spokeswoman for the American subsidiary of Saab said he could not deny nor confirm the report at the time.

The many doubts that have never left the rehabilitation project of Victor Muller, therefore, now seem to materialize in the worst possible scenario. The most critical phase of the Saab fallout began with the first missed payments to suppliers, dating back to last spring. Since then, production has actually gone on in fits and starts, without ever fully recover.

Peugeot HX1 Metamorphosis

Peugeot will present the concept at the Frankfurt Motor Show HX1 Metamorphosis, a brand new 6-seater MPV plug-in hybrid. The line evolved the concepts expressed by the newer models of the house, like the 508, while the aerodynamics, a stronger or a cx, 28, is optimized by the active small spoiler positioned on the rear window, opening over 100 km/h.

The alloy wheels from the turbine pattern also change the shape of the races on the move. Although it is a minivan, the line is rather slender, with a height of 1.37 meters, a width of 1.99 and a length of 4.95. The accessibility is guaranteed by the 4 seeds and vertical opening doors with no center pillar, while the passengers are arranged in 3 files: the driver can rely on electric steering column, which moves to support the access and exit also changes its position according to driving style during the march.

Alfa Romeo returns in the U.S.

The plan of the return of Alfa Romeo in the United States, after so many second thoughts and the redefinition of the style of Julia, has finally been resolved. To take the lead on the difficult U.S. market will be a year from the exciting Alfa Romeo 4C, whose version of "almost standard" we'll see in a few days at the Frankfurt Motor Show.

Fully support the decision to entrust the stage back to a product with limited sales volume, but highly evocative image of the sporting heart of the diversity of DNA and Alfa Romeo. The product will support the projected sales volumes - 85,000 Alfa Romeo American operational in 2014 - will also be the first SUV with the Alfa brand.

Brabus: a new model at the Frankfurt Motor Show

The famous German tuner Brabus will unveil a new model based on the Mercedes at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. The best known tuner of cars and exaggerated the home of the Star, are extremely popular in the U.S. and the Middle East, among the markets that best absorb the beauty and power rowdy extreme models with the "B" on the hood.

The latest jewel of the signature should be based on a German model in the C-Class is what we gather from this teaser released by the first and only tuner. It 'easy to assume that under the veil conceals the latest Mercedes coupe, which have already been presented variants AMG Black Series, racing cars for almost 500 hp and over.

Toyota introduced the Camry 'global'

With just over 14 million units behind them, Toyota has decided to extend the marketing of one of its most successful sedans, the Camry. In addition to some Asian countries and the United States, other countries will enjoy the versatility of this car. What do you think? Leave your comments, the most interesting magazine published in the Highway.

If you prefer, debate the news in our forums. After the Toyota Corolla, which has sold and sells many versions around the world, the Camry is the second model with more commercial pull of the Nippon mark. Since its appearance in 1982, this sedan has already accumulated seven generations and more than 14 million units sold worldwide.

Toyota Camry 2012: seventh series

Same size as the previous one, but a car body characterized by more "square", even "lighter" due to the use of aluminum and special steel. to the benefit of consumption. Here, in a nutshell, the new Toyota Camry, the seventh best-selling model series in the last nine years overseas, and (as we pointed out last year), who starred in 2007 a campaign of calls prior to that which affected , millions of units, between 2009 and 2010 mark.

Friday, August 26, 2011

Infiniti IPL G Convertible: will be in production in 2012

Infiniti has confirmed the production of the Pebble Beach IPL G Convertible sports version of fledgling Infiniti Performance Line in 2012. Launched as a concept at the Paris Motor Show 2010, the car was created on the basis of the G37 Convertible offers the same V6 and the Nissan 370Z from 338 hp, equipped with sports tailpipes, revised structure to enhance the handling with 19 "wheels, air improved braking and a brand new aerodynamic kit.