On Friday, police in the state of Michigan published the results of a study conducted in Detroit. The research was conducted by five vehicles, which have been equipped for police work.
Experts were selected three cars in sedan type: Dodge, Chevrolet and Ford and two SUV: Chevrolet and Ford.
One of the tests was acceleration to 60 miles per hour and to 100 miles per hour.
Japanese Toyota Motor Corporation delivered big news – building cars and engines on Australian factories will be ended by 2017. Company struggled to transform business, but numerous factors, which are uncontrollable, are making building cars here simply impractical.
Investors of the german concern Porshe are preparing a class action suit against the head of the Porshe`s Supervisory Board Wolfgang Porsche and member of the reign Ferdinand Piekha. The heads of the auto giant soon will receive their summons to court. The reason for the court actions was the concealment of the management of the company plans on absorption of another well-known concern Volkswagen.
The Board of Directors Porshe to persuade investors that the Porshe`s management is not planning to capture Volkswagen, but some time ago was reported about the acquisition of 75% shares in Volkswagen by several Directors of Porshe. Due to the changed position of both companies on the stock exchange, due to which many investors Porshe lost quite a large money. The Directorate Porshe still stands on his and argues that such transaction was not maiden. Wolfgang Porsche and Ferdinand Piekha so far refused from official commentaries.
As is known, the engine of American cars Chevrolet long ago hiding development of Korean engineers. As of this year, the American manufacturer will cooperate with the Japanese Nissan.
The Union of the two brands under one coat of arms has become normal phenomenon for the American car market. So the German company Mercedes-Benz has replaced on his van Sprinter star on the sheep's head from Dodge. Fiat Ducato comes in the USA under the name RAM. The There are no American maiden models of mid-sized van. The only choice is large vans Ford Express.
The new version of the Mini Cooper will have two types of engine: petrol and diesel. Petrol unit will give for a small car 102 HP. There will be turbocharged three cylinder engine with 1.5 liters capacity. It issues 180Nm of torque, enough to move around the city. The diesel engine is also equipped with three cylinders and has a volume of 1.5 liters. But his power is 150 HP and torque is equal to 220 Nm.