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This Friday was filed in the city of Valencia’s stunning Ford F-250 2012 model Ford Fortaleza range. A double cabin pick-up that combines the comfort of a rustic luxury with the ability, strength and reliability of a utility. Two versions, XLT 4 x 2 and 4 x 4 Lariat, come with a powerful 6.2L V8 engine with 385HP and automatic transmission 6-speed sequential and a surprising load of 1619Kg in XLT model.
The F-250 Crew Cab is a vehicle adapted to the Venezuelan market by the engineers at Ford Motors of Venezuela who did a great job re-engineering to meet the standards set by Venezuelan law and the demanding consumer tastes of this market niche. At first glance, the van has amazingly large: more than 6 feet long that has not gone unnoticed.
But if this is not enough, its chrome front grille is recorded in memory as the icon of this model with the chrome bumpers and running boards and fog lights, make the F-250 vehicle with character promises to be a favorite among the people seeking this type of vehicle. The interior is beautiful, Lariat version, which was what we could try for the launch, comes with leather front seats, leather steering wheel from which you control most functions of the vehicle.
This innovative vehicle is within the category of SUV’s as well as within the terrain, it is speculated to be one of the best compact crossover 2012 in the new era of Kia Motors. As before introduce this car Kia line EX, SX, LX, covering all tastes and budgets of customers looking for strength as well as those seeking luxury and comfort. The internal features of Kia Sportage by simply opening the door.
Presents a control module on the steering wheel, power windows, electric mirrors, central locking, illuminated glove box, cruise control, overhead console, folding seats electronically adjustable, which makes it a luxury car. As an SUV, the new Kia for sale is an all-wheel drive four-wheel drive (AWD), and also the simple version for those who have in mind will lead only on highways or within the city.
In addition to other extras like satellite radio, auxiliary audio input, Bluetooth hands free, USB for iPod, key-less ignition, heated seats and cruise full rudder system which can easily control the driver. The pickup is powered by a four-cylinder diesel engine, but the lines EX, LX comes equipped with a 2.4 liter engine of 172 hp. All versions come with a gearbox six-speed manual or automatic transmission, depending on the tastes of customers.
The shares much in common with the Chevrolet Colorado Canyon THE Sonoma like the Ebens was essentially the same as the vehicle of the Chevrolet S-10. Like Sonoma, although they are essentially the same vehicle, never have the same success the Canyon of the Mass, has reached its closely related cousin ITS. 2012 GMC Canyon remains one of the most favorable light pickup trucks being on the road today.
Available with three engines – an inline-4, I-5 and one a V8 – There are options available to power each email. During the Essenes standard with rear-wheel drive four-wheel drive is available to use and convenient. The basic retail price starts at about Canyon of the $ 17,000, and how it extends as far north of $ 30K mark. GMC calls the basic trim level “Work Truck” not for the Ebens Chevrolet Colorado.
The difference here is in the LT trim. While three of them has over Chevrolet, GMC SLE and SLT offers only. However, Colorado DEM nothing missing here. Articles are in Chevy’s mid-tier, included trim is available as an option either, or in other countries squeezed. GMC includes the 5-speed manual transmission standard on most models, but offers 4-course of self as an option for all of you.
2012 Jeep Wrangler improved its fuel economy- This Jeep Wrangler is one of the most famous SUV models!
Chrysler is clearly able to provide improved fuel economy of its 2012 Jeep Wrangler models. According to the U.S. Agency for protection of the environment model can now reduce fuel consumption of 16.6 l/100km in the city and 13.5 l/100 km in the open, when combined with a five-or six-speed automated manual transmission. This is an improvement of 13% compared to the 2011 model year.
It is no surprise that Chrysler has managed to achieve this improved fuel economy since the model now uses the new Wrangler 3.6L Pentastar V6 engine. Lower fuel consumption is not cost changing strength, but thanks to new technology that is used it even significantly increased. The new Pentastar V6 3.6L engine can develop the strength and 285 ks 352 Nm of torque.
By comparison, the old 3.8l V6 engine is able to deliver all power 202hp 320Nm of torque respectively. The famous design is still there with all those characteristics that adorned Wrangler during the year – the famous grille, round headlights, two cab choices, but the Jeep Wrangler improved greatly in 2012. Changes about which we write can be characterized as the second part of what the Wrangler and Wrangler Unlimited received for 2011.
It has already published the news that Land Rover, Range Rover Evoque, voted the best SUV model 2012th Year by Motor Trend’s. This information came just ten days after the nominations were presented for this title. Its performance in relation to the criteria for granting awards were very strong. Range Rover is a luxury range of Land Rover models. The most powerful version is definitely a V8 model, which has spectacular 510 hp.
This model provides outstanding comfort and convenience of each trip and the vehicle will be an unforgettable experience. Price luxury SUV is in the range of 37,000 to 60,000 euros, depending on the growing luxury accessories that is offered. The submission of any true car enthusiast sports car should be bound with a manual transmission, and SUV – put on a solid frame.
Another ten or fifteen years ago no one would imagine could not, that cross the year, but especially the American version of the magazine will become a European front-and actually, though with the auto-connect “tailgate” vehicle for which the magazine came up with a short summary. “Land Rover Range Rover Evoque – a car for those who appreciate the style, content, and fuel economy is greater than the angles of entry and the Congress.”
Today, the Land Rover Defender is an icon of ultimate SUV. A tough survivor of the old school whose future hung in the balance of European emission regulations. But for now this classic SUV will have a little break with the arrival of a new engine in accordance with the EU5 standard. But the air is still the possibility that Land Rover decided to anticipate a much deeper updated by a prototype in Frankfurt.
This engine replaces the previous 2.4-liter model but despite its smaller displacement maintains the same levels of power and torque: 122 hp at 3,500 rpm and 360 Nm at 2,000 rpm. In terms of performance keeps the acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h in 14.7 seconds while top speed increases from 132 to 145 km / h. The gearbox is still the six-speed manual review released in 2007.
With respect to CO2 emissions, the incorporation of the particulate filter has allowed its values ??to be placed, on average, 266 g / km in the Defender 90 and 295 g / km in the Defender 110 and 130. Its retail price in Spain, including taxes (VAT and 14.75% of enrollment) will start with the ? 30,350 Land Rover Defender 90 SW E and ? 33,900 Land Rover Defender 110 SW E.
Diesel engines of an American vehicles are so rare that when one of three the American company will introduce a new diesel engine, they employ all the chance to test it. This time the big news is that the heavy duty version of the Dodge Ram model 2012 received a new diesel engine to replace outdated, but proven diesel engine. The last time the journalists tested the New Dodge Ram 2500 a diesel engine against the competition from Ford and Chevrolet, finished frame is by far the last.
Although Dodge Ram 2500 model 2012 had the biggest and the interior in its class and well-behaved on the road, high prices and very little change are still thrown away from the frame of the competition. In the last 16 months, all three companies have presented a new version Dodge Ram 2500 or new engines so that pickups will be followed by a new test soon. Journalists had planned to test the Dodge Ram 3500, but since the introduction of new diesel in America, a great rarity, the journalists took the opportunity to test Ram 2500 MegaCab.
The all-new six-speed manual changes replacing the current four-speed automatic change. But surely even bigger change is a new 6.7l I6 Cummins diesel engine that will replace the current 5.9l I6 Cummins diesel. The new Dodge Ram 2500 also will say that the larger 6.7l now able to pass the new tests is that the exhaust gases enter the scene for three years. Maximum power is 350 hp 6.7l and 650 lb ft (880 Nm) of torque at only 1.500 rpm.
It has taken three concepts to end up seeing the final image of the new Chevrolet Colorado. It is known to have spent approximately 2.000 million dollars to develop a new model that has been designed in the plant that General Motors has in the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo. There he has worked hard to try to stand up to the two large sector of medium-sized pickup, the VW and Toyota Hilux Amarok.
In terms of engines, options exist both petrol and Diesel, focusing developments in this last section. Are two new mechanical turbo 2.5 and 2.8 liters respectively. The 2.5-liter version is rated at 150 HP and maximum torque of 35.71 kg-m, while the 2.8 liter 180 HP reaches and a pair of 47.96 kg-m. Associated with both mechanical can go a five-speed manual gearbox or an automatic six.
In addition, Chevrolet promises have worked extensively on all matters related to security features, both active and passive and implementing new elements to the Colorado and optical LED technology, auxiliary power outlets and USB connections. All this will come fitted as standard across the range. Chevrolet launches the next generation of Colorado, which will incorporate two new turbo diesel engines.
At Nissan Juke is built on the platform B of the alliance Renault-Nissan and is the same as that used in Tiida models, Sandero, Duster and Clio III. Power management is changed electronically, no better throttle response and there is pressure on the turbocharger at lower rpm, the direction becomes stronger and in the case of having CVT gearbox programming algorithm of bevel gears is modified to give a feeling of greater acceleration.
The performance of the new 2012 Nissan Juke was remarkable, in some cases only presented a turbo lag, but the defect is entirely timely hinder him choosing a lower speed transmission. The journey of the shift level is short and the six gears mesh in an accurate way, the electric power steering is accurate, no vague and touch points is not artificial, with the selector SPORT WITH I-feel of the same is much harder.
Also a sunroof in this Nissan Juke model 2012 and top of all, providing connectivity with external playback via USB, the team audio is supported by iPod and also offers Bluetooth wireless communication protocols to fit with cell phones. During the presentation there was little opportunity to spend miles with the manual transmission version, a short drive from town with a stretch of highway, with an elevation of up to 3,300 meters above sea level.
Amazing!!Ford Ranger pickup truck model 2012 can pass through the water with a depth of up to 800 mm!!
Is available in three body styles, Double, Super and Regular, 2012 Ford Ranger 5359 mm in length and measures 1850 mm in width and supports a weight of up to 1.340 kg, and in terms of skills, it can draw a weight up to 3.350 kg and can pass through the water with a depth of up to 800 mm. In terms of transmission, the new Ranger 2012 can be equipped both with a 6-speed manual transmission, and with a gearbox 6-speed automatic.
Customers also can choose and traction system that can be 4×2 or 4×4. 2012 Ford Ranger price starts at 15,515 GBP (approx. 17.700 Euro) and reach for the top version 25,040 GBP (approx. 28.600 Euro). Ford Ranger 4×2 version with 150 horsepower has a consumption of 7.6 liters per 100 km, while the version with 200 horsepower engine and 4×2 drive needs 8.4 liters over 100 km and by 9.6 liters per 100 km with traction 4×4.
Ford Ranger 2012 is 3.350 kg towing capacity and diesel models have load capacity of 1.333 kg. Measured by the endowment of the new Ranger comes with curtain airbags, side airbags for front seats, Bluetooth with voice recognition system and the system Rear View Camera. Blue Oval has published details of the range of 2012 Ford Ranger car market in Europe, models were presented at the 2011 Commercial Vehicle Show.