2016 Jaguar XF

The introduction of the 2016 Jaguar XF eight years ago to replace the S-Type forgotten signaled a new start for Jaguar. Probably this is one of the most desirable cars on the planet. Jaguar is another name for youth and sports debt at the same time with a touch of elegance. The characteristics of the vehicles are more than good from design all the way to the interior.

2016 Jaguar XF side

2016 Jaguar XF Design Exterior and Interior

Although many have complained that the British giant went away from their school of design, and that XF does not sound like the famous design of the Jaguar XJ, which was founded more years during the 1960s, the car has become a huge success, and annual sales regularly exceed the figure of 50,000 vehicles . On the market now comes the second generation XF, officially presented at this year’s Auto Show in New York, and Jaguar promises that the new model is larger, lighter and more modern compared with the model that replaces. The new 2016 Jaguar XF shares a platform with the recently introduced XE and brings two new 2.0L engine as an option (one gasoline and diesel), along with the already known two V6 options. Said platform is made of 75% aluminum and provides a weight distribution of 50-50, and Jaguar promises that it is 30% stronger compared to its predecessor.

2016 Jaguar XF rear

Thanks to the use of lighter materials, the new 2016 Jaguar XF is 190 kg lighter compared with the model that replaces, which should improve efficiency and CO2 emissions. XE and XF also share most of the mechanics, including a complete suspension of the new eight-speed automatic transmission. Jaguar also unveiled a new All Surface Progress Control system with which the behavior of the car during severe weather conditions (such as snow for example) significantly better. In terms of dimensions, the new XF is 7 mm shorter and 3 mm narrower, but with a longer chassis by 51 mm (overall length 2,960 mm) is almost identical to the much acclaimed BMW 5-Series. British giant promises the largest space in the rear seats in the class, in which also includes the famous rivals such as the Mercedes E-Class, Audi A6, Lexus GS and others. In terms of mechanics, the most attention attracting new 2.0L diesel that develops 161 hp and 380 Nm of torque and offers CO2 emissions of just 104 g/km. The above figure is the smallest in the class and the leadership of the city off the BMW 518d, whose powerful 141 hp diesel emits 114 g/km.

2016 Jaguar XF interior

2016 Jaguar XF rear seats

Engine and Specs

We went to the driving force of the vehicle. The offer will also include more powerful version of said engine with 178 hp and 430 Nm of torque while the top of the range diesel makes the 3.0L V6 engine with 296 hp and 700 Nm of torque. The only petrol engine as an option is a 3.0L V6, which with the help of compressors, develops 375 hp and 450 Nm of torque. Completely new is the interior with quality materials and significantly richer selection of standard and optional equipment. In any case, production and sales running by the summer, first in the domestic market, and then in the rest of the world. The initial price would not be changed to a significant extent, and there is no doubt that Jaguar made another winner.

2016 Jaguar XF grill

2014 BMW i3 Coupe Design and Specs

Let us return for a moment in the back and look at the model 2014 BMW i3 Coupe that is in many ways characteristic. The first thing you notice is its appearance and the way the rest of us to explain. Of course, the performance and driving force behind one of the most important things of this model, rather than the design itself.

2014 BMW i3 Coupe side
2014 BMW i3 Coupe left exterior side of vehicle.

BMW i3 Coupe – Design

The audience has already had a chance to see early prototypes, such as i8 coupe and spyder and 2014 BMW i3 Coupe version with five doors.It will be the first production car in the world which will have CO2 emissions of 0 g / km, thanks to the electric motor, the coupe features a slightly lower roof, sport wheels and sports interior. This is only the second in a series of vehicles with i3 label in the near future can be expected with convertible textile and metal roof. Coupe is based on the five-door hatchback, and both cars share a 2,750 mm long chassis and shell Prepared by carbon. However, even with the same chassis, the coupe is 199 mm long, 243 mm narrower and 18 mm lower compared to the hatchback. i3 is also presented and the interior of the production car.

2014 BMW i3 Coupe rear
2014 BMW i3 Coupe – rear side of vehicle.

In typical BMW style, the interior is simple, but very clear and good quality. The design is sporty to a greater extent than is the case with the original concept and provides ample space for the driver and three passengers. Most of the commands of the interior are available through iDrive system, which is located between the front seats.

2014 BMW i3 Coupe interior
2014 BMW i3 Coupe – interior.

2014 BMW i3 Coupe – Engine

2014 BMW i3 Coupe is powered by an electric motor that develops 170 hp and 249 Nm of torque, aa lithium-ion batteries are installed under the rear seat and sends power to the rear wheels. BMW promises that the engine is able to cross the 160 kilometers between charges, and during long journeys the driver can decide on Eco Pro version, which is slightly more economical, but limits the maximum speed of only 85 km / h. Performance of this car is still not revelation, but according to some stories that are circulating the Internet acceleration to 100 km / h should be about eight seconds while the top speed was 149 km / h.

2014 BMW i3 Coupe engine
2014 BMW i3 Coupe – engine.

2014 i3 Coupe – Price

Although the i3 hatchback confirmed for series production, and will appear in certain markets was at 2013 with a starting price of about 35,000 euros ($ 43,000), coupe’s still just a concept, but BMW says that the chances for mass production high. Shortly after the i3, the sale will occur and sporty i8, and in 2016 started selling and i1 and i5.

2014 BMW i3 Coupe LED light
2014 BMW i3 Coupe front Light.

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2015 Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV vs 2015 BMW X6

In this paper we make a really interesting comparison. This is a comparison of 2015 Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV vs 2015 BMW X6.  Few people watching the Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV did not initially think the BMW X6. Mercedes makes no secret that his new car was created with the idea to market confront the Bavarian model. How we are able to make the comparison you join us in this whole story, because these are two really awesome model.

2015 Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV vs 2015 BMW X6 mercedes
2015 Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV exterior.

2015 Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV vs 2015 BMW X6

Competition has always been a problem, but also a good thing for our customers, because we know that it will always throw out newer and better model. Race for the better or the slightest hand similar model was present in all and will remain so. When come out new vehicle other company is in trouble because it has to devise ways to respond to their competition. Or she must retain their customers and win over potential.

2015 Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV vs 2015 BMW X6
2015 Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV rear side exterior.

There will no more or less deal with two big German rivals BMW and Mercedes to. BMW is once stepped into the unknown and risk to the model X6, but his gamble paid off. Having expressed the rivalry of two German premium manufacturer, it is a matter of time before Mercedes occur with a similar model.

2015 Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV vs 2015 BMW X6
2015 BMW X6 exterior front grill.

It happened on the actual car dealership in Beijing, where he premiered Concept Coupe SUV. Although Mercedes has not yet been officially confirmed that this concept come into production, it will be a surprise if it does it. However before it appears production version, the German manufacturer of the public will have to defend his design, which bears an uncanny resemblance to the BMW X6.

2015 Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV vs 2015 BMW X6 bmw rear
2015 BMW X6 bmw rear side exterior.

Two cars actually look like in terms of silhouette, proportion and dimensions, as well as some details of the exterior. In the pictures you can see how this similarity and the creation of a model of the model of the other more than obvious.

2015 Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV vs 2015 BMW X6 front grill mercedes
2015 Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV front grill.

The resemblance to a certain extent was inevitable, given that the constructors and designers Mercedes get from their bosses the same task, which a few years earlier found on the desks of their colleagues from BMW. It is false, the simplest would be to accuse Mercedes copied the BMW X6 . Something similar happened when BMW has recently introduced model Series 2 ActiveTourer which competes Mercedes B class. When take into account the constraints that the designers set to segment coupe-crossover, set dimensions and aerodynamic challenges.

2015 Mercedes Concept Coupe SUV vs 2015 BMW X6 front grill bmw
2015 BMW X6 front grill.

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2015 Mercedes SUV Coupe Specs and Concept

Mercedes has also decided to wash their competition and introduced a 2015 Mercedes SUV Coupe model which has received some interesting features that will appeal to all of you. At the Motor Show in Beijing, the Prime Minister had Coupe Concept SUV which future production version should confront BMW X6. ICEM row and look to give information as possible. Now, what we do not have in a future article we will definitely catch up. 2015 Mercedes SUV Coupe has nice design, in the same time sport and luxuriously.

2015 Mercedes SUV Coupe exterior
2015 Mercedes SUV Coupe exterior

2015 Mercedes SUV Coupe Design

Let’s start from the outer part and determine the first dimension. 2015 Mercedes SUV Coupe Concept is 4,935 mm long, 2,044 mm wide and 1,750 mm high. The car was placed on a massive 22-inch alloy wheels, together with prominent wheel arches emphasize the sports dimension of this crossover. Here are the wheels like to see a much different course, and must be, because this is the first SUV Coupe. Increased distance from the earth gives him the necessary character and usefulness of the SUV. The front part of the concept was designed in the distinctive style of the Mercedes, when stop lights are reminiscent of the one with the coupe class.

2015 Mercedes SUV Coupe
2015 Mercedes SUV Coupe front grill.

2015 Mercedes SUV Coupe – Engine

Maybe you’ve noticed, but when talking about the concept of angular vehicles is more attention paid to the driving force or engine. It is not by accident. It is known that for all is one of the most important characteristics. Power of 333 horse produce by 3.0 liters V6, which have at their disposal at 5,500 r/min, and a maximum torque of 480 Nm is available in a range of between 1,400 and 4,000 rpm. Power is transferred to all four wheels through a 4Matic system and 9G-TRONIC PLUS automatic transmission nine speed. The driver can use the system of variable dynamic control with four different types of setting lever.

2015 Mercedes SUV Coupe right side

For now, it comes to designer studios and as such variation is no doubt that Mercedes but does not work on the production version of this car, considering that some of the latest models of the company, such as CLA, GLA or S-class sedan, also first represented in its concept cars releases.  2015 Mercedes SUV Coupe has a lot of benefits, from design, under the hood powertrain to the quality.

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2015 Volkswagen Midsize Coupe Concept

Another car company Volkswagen has found itself at the fair vehicles in Beijing. It is about the 2015 Volkswagen Midsize Coupe in saloon, which will be presented to potential buyers. It is a concept that will be shorter than the Jetta, but wider than the Passat. Potential buyers and those who are fans of this vehicle will certainly enjoy the presentation of the concept. Additions and redesign which will be conditional on the vehicle are really something that will refresh the salon that is now underway and the company itself Volkswagen. We will try to clarify things regarding the concept as much as we can and with any new information will be notified.

2015 Volkswagen Midsize Coupe exterior
2015 Volkswagen Midsize Coupe exterior.

2015 Volkswagen Midsize Coupe Concept

The eventual production model should be positioned below the current Volkswagen CC. It’s the beginning of a new 2015 Volkswagen Midsize Coupe and it is not his place to find yourself in front of a model such as the CC, at least for now. In one of the next articles I will explain the differences and similarities between these two concepts. For the design concept was in charge of Volkswagen Design Chief, Klaus Bischoff, the first drawings reveal a sporty front end with large air intakes in the bumper and somewhat conservative look rear of the car.

When talking about the outside of the vehicle will be almost 4.6 meters long, which is also very low, with its 1422 millimeters high. The VW is the stress that this concept is shorter than the current Passat, and even Jette. Wheels are 20-inch size even on which are mounted low profile tires size 245/40. The car has shortened the overhang in front of the front axle, while the portion of the vehicle behind the rear wheels extended, so passengers have plenty of space for storing luggage.

2015 Volkswagen Midsize Coupe front grill
2015 Volkswagen Midsize Coupe front grill.

Volkswagen Midsize Coupe – Engine

It is certainly one of the most important things to look under the hood. The man has always been fascinated by power. It is the engine the four cylinder. So it is here transferred to the philosophy of the driving force. This is a 2.0-liter TDI engine which is capable of producing 220 horsepower. Accelerating from zero to 100 km per hour is going to just 6.5 seconds with a top speed of over 250 km/h.

2015 Volkswagen Midsize Coupe rear side
2015 Volkswagen Midsize Coupe rear side.

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2015 BMW 8 Series Gran Lusso V12 Pininfarina Coupe

2015 BMW 8 Series Gran Lusso V12 Pininfarina Coupe is definitely a model that will mark the emergence of something unusual for potential buyers and ions that are not something new. This is really something that will at first glance take your breath away. The very concept of this vehicle and the design is a real hit and refreshments. As has recently been announced with a brief statement and a few teaser images, BMW and Italian Pininfarina on a traditional event Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este in Italy and officially presented the result of their collaboration – a new concept car BMW Gran Lusso Pininfarina Coupe.

2015 BMW 8 Series Gran Lusso side right
2015 BMW 8 Series Gran Lusso exterior side right

2015 BMW 8 Series Gran Lusso V12 Pininfarina Coupe

Large compartment model is the outcome of collaboration first BMW and Pinifarina, followed BMW Z4-based Zagato Coupe launched a year ago in the same place. When they were first introduced teaser first thought was a series of eight, was manufactured between in 1989. and 1999th year. 2015 BMW 8 Series Gran Lusso looks more like the creation of an independent two-door version of 7 series, designed to compete with Bentley Continental GT model, but the true heir Series 8, though BMW officials think otherwise. According source within the BMW who wished to remain anonymous, the concept provides a glimpse into the future minions coupe that will carry the label Series 8.

2015 BMW 8 Series Gran Lusso
2015 BMW 8 Series Gran Lusso rear side of exterior.

One of the statements you will be very interesting and will remain etched in the memory of all of you and she says, “We want to send a message to the future not only in electric cars, but also in traditional models with true emotional phenomenon. Does that include the Series 8 has not yet been decided, but 2015 BMW 8 Series Gran Lusso gives indications to such a car could look like”, the source said.

2015 BMW 8 Series Gran Lusso steering wheel
2015 BMW 8 Series Gran Lusso steering wheel.

Thus, the concept of a coupe that has a V12 engine placed forward, and most likely 6.0-liter twin-turbo from the current BMW’s weeks with 544KS . 2015 BMW 8 Series Gran Lusso characterized and long hood, a set of 21-inch wheels, LED headlights, as well as a successful combination of modern elegance and luxury.

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2015 BMW Series 4 Gran Coupe-Geneva Auto Show

2015 BMW Series 4 Gran Coupe is another car that will make its present on Auto Show Geneva your potential customers and fans of your day. People will have the opportunity to learn a lot more about this luxury vehicle. To see firsthand the exterior and interior. The new model was developed following the same pattern as for the larger class of BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe, and the market will be a rival to the Audi A5 Sportback. We have prepared some videos to enjoy till you get famous Auto Show vehicle. Those who are not able to present the fair, we will keep you informed of all developments.

2015 BMW Series 4 Gran Coupe
2015 BMW Series 4 Gran Coupe exterior side.

2015 BMW Series 4 Gran Coupe Exterior and Interior

2015 BMW Series 4 Gran Coupe took most of the stylistic elements of proper coupe variants. The front part is very similar to the compartment with the differences that are observed in the design of the front bumper and fog lamps, while the rear part is almost identical. German manufacturer states that the coupe sedan unites the dynamic silhouette of a sports car and the functionality and spaciousness of the rear, which feature classic sedan. Interested is to a larger space in the rear of the cabin, compared with the coupe version, there has been an increase in overall length and wheelbase distance.

The 2015 BMW Series 4 Gran Coupe is the same length 4,638 mm and width 1,825mm and coupe and two models have the same wheelbase 2,810 mm. The difference in size is made equal but thanks to the extended roof line, which is the BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe longer by 112 mm.

2015 BMW Series 4 Gran Coupe
2015 BMW Series 4 Gran Coupe interior.

2015 BMW Series 4 Gran Coupe – Engine Options

At the start of sales, 2015 BMW Series 4 Gran Coupe will be available in versions with three petrol and two diesel engines. The basic version of the model 420i will make a power of 184 horsepower thanks to the 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine and a torque of 270. At the base model accelerates from zero to 100 km per hour is achieved in 7.5 seconds.

Forth the following variant will be offered a 428i with an engine of 2 liters which is otherwise Rights gasoline and 245 horsepower, and there will be a maximum torque of 350 The acceleration is achieved in about 6.1 to 100 km per hour and the speed is limited to 250 km per hour.

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We have come to the most powerful features of this model 435i. This engine six-cylinder engine with a 3.0 liter shall ordinarily provide 306 horsepower with a torque of 400 Acceleration from start to 100 km per hour is achieved in just 5.5 seconds while the speed limit of 250 km per hour.

You would be wrong not to mention the variant occurs diesel. Here we have the first version of the 418d 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. In this way, rights 143 horsepower and torque will be 320 The second diesel variant 420d this model provides 184 horsepower and 380 torque and crafts with the same volume. From the standby time of up to 100 km per hour speeds of 7.7 and a manual transmission while the automatic just under 7.5. Top speed will be in this version that is 236km per hour.

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2014 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe Design and Price

When compared to the blend of CTS Coupe and the CTS Sedan, the 2014 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe is a combination of style, comfort as well as a sharp handling with a 556 horsepower. It can be named as the one of those most entertaining luxury cars which exists in the market. The Cadillac CTS-V Coupe offers a six speed manual transmission, a rear wheel drive, and an Alcantara steering wheel.

The 2014 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe can be termed as a high performance version of the standard CTS Coupe. If you are one of those who crave for speed, this luxury car will for sure satisfy the carving, whenever you get yourself behind the wheel. Not all of us would believe that Cadillac CTS Coupe was initially shown, just as a concept as early in the year 2008.

2014 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe
2014 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe exterior side.

2014 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe The Body Style and Interior

The Cadillac CTS-V Coupe is a two door car and seats four and this is sold in a single trim level. Some of the standard features of this are the 19 inch wheels with summer performance tyres, high performing Brembo brakes, a adaptive suspension which can be magnetically controlled, xenon headlamps with washers, wipers which are automatic, fog lamps and rear parking sensors. This also includes a blind spot warning system.

This luxury car also comes with some comfort features like keyless ignition. Some of the automatic transmission models can also have a remote ignition. The other specifications of Cadillac CTS-V Coupe are automatic climatic control, driver memory functions, eight way heated front seats, a steering wheel with power tilt and function of telescoping.

Some of the electronic features of the Cadillac CTS-V Coupe are Bluetooth connectivity, emergency communications, and a rear view camera. It also has a navigation system which includes a pop up touch screen and weather updates too.

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The Cadillac CTS-V Coupe comes with convenient features for music lovers too. A ten speaker Bose Surround sound system is combined with a DVD/CD player and a satellite radio. There is also digital music storage, an iPod or an USB audio interface along with an option of an auxiliary jack.

The interior options of this car include heated and ventilated Recaro sport seat and a tilt only sunroof. This also comes with a simulated suede trim for both the shifter and the steering wheel.

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The Powertrains of 2014 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe

The 2014 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe is powered with 6.2 litre V8 which produces 556 horsepower and a 551 pound foot of torque. The standard version comes with a six speed manual transmission and also a six speed automatic which is costless. As per the testing performed, this car is mentioned to be on par with the Mercedes C63 coupe. The estimated fuel economy is about 14 mpg in the city and about 19mpg on the highways.

The 2014 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe, standard version also comes with some safety features like antilock brakes, stability control and a traction control. It also has the front seat air bags as well the front and the rear side curtain bags. Even the standard feature comes with a rear view camera, parking sensors and GM’s OnStar which includes a crash notification, road side assistance, emergency button and also a stolen vehicle locater. This also has a remote door unlock. The Cadillac CTS-V Coupe is not a light weight vehicle but yet can be handled well.

The Price

The 2014 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe comes with a base price of $64, 525 which can be termed to be hardly cheap for the luxury car as this, but still has a stiff competition on the price from the Germans and the Jaguar.

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2015 Jaguar F-Type Coupe Review

Jaguar is finally introduced the coupe version of the 2015 Jaguar F-Type model which will be available in high-performance R version from the start. From a design point of view, this model looks virtually the same as the C-X16 concept. There is no person who would not want to drive this vehicle. Or to steal or borrow a bit. Has a killer look, extremely specific. Our story will go a lot about the engine. The type and specificity. Of its power and the possibilities it provides.

2015 Jaguar F-Type Coupe
2015 Jaguar F-Type Coupe exterior.

2015 Jaguar F-Type Coupe Design

2015 Jaguar F-Type to hold over the competition well. It’s pretty well equipped as we notice a body hugging bucket seats. extended thigh support g force defying wraparound backrests are another element that owns 2015 Jaguar F-Type. You should pay extra things like a glass roof, then of 20 inch wheels, street cred enhancing goodies. and navigation. Driver assistance systems. At this moment something will be available in the market at least for the jaguar. The design is based mainly influenced by the Jaguar F Type convertible. Hidden rear spoiler which is activated when the LED taillights and 70 mph. Customers can choose between two versions of a variant of aluminum and glass panoramic roof.

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Jaguar F-Type – Engine

This model is a model with a fixed roof F -Type Roadster models. This model will gave offered the same base and S versions and convertible model where it starts 3.0L V6 supercharged engine that is certified to 340horsepower/450Nm within the basic model with 380 horsepower/460Nm the S version. The base model accelerates from 0 to 100km / h in 5.1 seconds before reaching the maximum speed of 259km/h while the S version needs 4.9 seconds to 100km/h and can achieve a maximum burst of 275km/h. Most position model within the F Type sedan range will be the new R version , which is equipped with a 5.0L V8 engine that charged is taken from the XKR -S and XFR -S model. This engine develops 550 horsepower  power and 680nm of torque , enough to accelerate from 0 to 100km / n in just four seconds and can accelerate to an electronically limited bursts of 300km /h.

2015 Jaguar F-Type Coupe
2015 Jaguar F-Type Coupe engine.

J2015 Jaguar F-Type model are based on the second generation of the company’s electronic active differential that works with the new system of vector distribution of torque. These two features improve vehicle handling automatic distribution of engine torque between the rear wheels and intelligently applied braking force on the inside wheel if necessary. S and R versions are optionally available with carbon ceramic brakes which are to 21kg lighter than the standard one. All three versions of the F -Type sedan models are equipped with eight-speed Quickshift transmission with the option to complete a manual sequential gear changes management.

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