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Lexus GX 460

Lexus GX 460
After the announced cessation of production of the Lexus GX 460 last week due to media reports Consumer Reports in the United States (U.S.), Toyota Motor Corp. finally (TMC) in Japan announced it would call for improvement (recall) of the product from the market. Consumer Reports in the review did not recommend consumers to buy because the sport utility vehicle (SUV) is easily rolled out in emergency situations.

The manufacturer said it will repair damage to the vehicle stabilization systems software 13,000 units of these SUVs that have circulated. Of that total, 9400 units in the U.S. market while the rest scattered around the globe, among others, Russia, Oman, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, and Canada.

“Since we first heard the issue was outstanding, Lexus and dealers we are moving quickly to reduce the existing turmoil. Our network will personally contact the customer to fix their cars,” said Mark Templin, vice president and general manager, Lexus Group, as reported by Bloomberg, Tuesday (20.4.2010).

In addition, the manufacturer also plans manarik 21,000 units of the Land Cruiser Prado models specifically countries with the position of the steering wheel on the left. Some countries it is, Russia, France, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Sudi Arabia, and Kuwait.

Mieko Iwasaki Toyota spokesman said the manufacturer also stop production activities for this model at the Tahara plant, Japan starting today until 28 April.

Meanwhile, Toyota has promised to deploy his engineers to address the findings made by the parties mediaConsumer Reports. Testing will be conducted for the GX 460 and Land Cruiser Prado which uses the same control system stability.

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AirCross Citroen

AirCross Citroen

Brazil formally introduced Citroen Citroen AirCross. Uniquely, the recognition rather than through a packaging event, usually done a lot of manufacturers. But appear on Twitter.

This compact Corssover wearing platform from C3 Picasso minivan. Changes made on the grille design, front and rear bumpers are new, side skirts, combined with the design of the front there is a kind of wind tunnel which is also followed in the rear, but as a muffler. This composition adds AirCross ferocious appearance.

Still around the exterior. At the top of the roof rails are given, then the position spare tire is located slightly upward at the rear door. More interestingly, the double rear lights, was on the D pillars (top) and below.

Because the crossover model, the ground clearencenya elevated. Suspension was adjusted to conquer off-road terrain plus a rim light.

To be able to nimbly maneuver, under the hood pacemaker fitted kitchen with a capacity of 1.6 L 16 valve. Another rumor, there is a possibility also mounted 2.0 L engine as in C4.

Various sources quoted autoevolution (8/4/2010), Aircross will have some models that can be custom. And AirCross will be displayed at the Paris Motor Show 2010.

Honda CR-Z, a Sporty Hybrid

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Honda CR-Z, a Sporty Hybrid
Honda launched new hybrid car-style sporty, CR-Z, Thursday, February 25, 2010.

Price CR-Z in Japan is relatively affordable at a price of 2.27 million yen (approximately USD 230 million) for the regular model and 2.5 million yen (USD 260 million) for the top-end models. Prices in other countries yet to be determined.

Honda says CR-Z can go 25 kilometers for every liter of fuel, less than 30 kilometers per liter cars Insight launched last year.

CR-Z is a hybrid model of the four Honda Insight and the car following the fuel versions of gas-electric Civic and Accord.

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BMW 335is for the United

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BMW 335is for the United
“Breaking News”. The word is plastered on the edge of the photo red BMW coupe featured site Inside Line, Friday (22/1/2010) ago. Mentioned that BMW has released pictures and information about the BMW 335is which will enliven the American market.

Reported, a German automobile manufacturer that has been showing photos of the BMW 335is in two models, the coupe and convertible. Would be exhibited in the New York Auto Show, March, and can be seen on the showroom floor (showroom) in the spring.

Both BMW Newer (coupe and convertible) was the result of the development of the Series 3. Are both carrying the 3.0 L engine inline-6 twin-turbocharged 320 that has power with a torque dk 332 pound-feet. The kitchen is the same race as the series against the Z4 sDrive 35is, only 335 dk strength.

Chevy Spark, Macho and Style

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Chevy Spark, Macho and Style
For fans of small cars like the Kia Picanto and Hyundai I10, get ready for the jealous after seeing the figure of the New Chevrolet Spark 1.2. Imagine, a car which is also the output of South Korea has so charming appearance.

aggressive and macho like to show that the car engine capacity is ready 1.200cc a serious challenge established models such as Hyundai and Kia Picanto I10.

Parties GM Spark seems to fix this in newer price range £ 6945 to £ 9845.

Honda Freed

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Honda Freed will be marketed in June by PT Honda Prospect Motor (HPM), Freed present as 7-seater MPV in the saturation model for consumer choice and the world as a more global economic crisis was that the car continues to make the price rise.
High body postures above 1.70 meters, width 1695 mm Freed.

Freed takes concept of Triangle Square. If freed viewed from the side, front of the triangle and start up the cabin space to form the back of the box. This is what makes a roomy cabin space. In addition, the rear seats can be folded (fold up) in accordance with their needs.
Both doors have a sliding door system. Then, separate models kursinya (captain seat), both middle and rear.

Free + Do = Free move, Honda called free + do (Freed).

Stay on engine 1500 cc i-VETC, Freed already meet the standards Euro4. Also luxurious interior. Not a lot of the buttons and stick transmission (only exit automatic transmission version) positioned on the dashboard so that there is no console box and make the space wider.

A speed indicator designed in accordance with the position of director of approach, is from the top of the dashboard. Underneath there is space to place the buttons and there are additional places to drink, driver place, passenger in front.

Nissan GT-R Revealed – Full UK Spec

Nissan has revealed official details of its European-specification GT-R models ? and it’s good news for UK customers. The supercar, which arrives here next April, has benefitted from a host of improvements over US and Japanese editions.Thanks to some electronic upgrades, the GT-R?s 3.8-litre V6 twin-turbo engine gets a 5bhp boost  taking peak power to 478bhp while torque stays at 588Nm.
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Lancia

Lancia Automobiles S.p.A. is an Italian automobile manufacturer founded in 1906 by Vincenzo Lancia and which became part of the Fiat Group in 1969. The company has a long history of producing distinctive cars and also has a strong rally heritage. Modern Lancias are seen as presenting a more luxurious alternative to the models in the Fiat range upon which they are based. One of the firm’s trademarks is the use of letters of the Greek alphabet as the names of its models. The Lancia CEO is Olivier Fran?ois.

Type
Private

Founded
November 29 1906
by Vincenzo Lancia

Headquarters
Turin, Italy

Key people
Luca di Montezemolo – President
Olivier Fran?ois – CEO

Industry
Automotive

Products
Automobiles

Parent
Fiat S.p.A.

Website
Lancia.com

De Tomaso Models

Car list

De Tomaso Pantera

Vallelunga
DE Tomaso P70
DE Tomaso 5000
DE Tomaso Sport 2000
Mangusta
Pantera
Deauville
Longchamp
Guar?
Bigu?

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Citro

Citroen (pronounced See-Troh-Enn) is a French automobile manufacturer, founded in 1919 by Andr? Citro?n. Since 1976 it has been part of PSA Peugeot Citroen, and its headquarters is on rue Fructidor, Paris.

Originally a mass-market car maker with relatively straightforward designs, Citroen shocked the world in 1934 with the innovative Traction Avant, the world’s first mass-production front wheel drive car (1934?56). Significant models include the H Van (1947?81, “HY”), the 2CV (1948?90, “The Duck”), the DS (1955?1975, “Goddess”) and the CX (1974?91).

Type
Subsidiary of PSA Peugeot Citro?n

Founded
1919

Headquarters
Paris, France

Industry
Automotive

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Products
Automobile

Employees
13,900

Parent
PSA Peugeot Citro?n

Website
Citro?n.com