|Audi of America announces pricing for the all-new 2017 R8, the fastest and most powerful Audi production model ever|
|•More powerful and more dynamic than its predecessor, the R8 V10 plus generates 610 hp and 413 lb-ft of torque reaching a top track speed of 205 mph
•The all-new Audi R8 and R8 LMS racecar were co-developed and share approximately 50 percent of the same parts, including the V10 engine
•Track-tested around the world, the R8 LMS will make its US racing debut at the ROLEX 24 at Daytona on January 30, 2016
Faster, more efficient, and more capable both on and off the racetrack, the all-new 2017 ...[Read more...]|
|JAGUAR XE ALL-NEW COMPACT SPORTS SEDAN TO EXPAND JAGUAR U.S. LINEUP IN 2016|
|◾All-new Jaguar XE sports sedan to arrive in U.S. Jaguar showrooms in spring, 2016
◾Lineup to include Jaguar XE 20d and 35t models each in Premium, Prestige and R-Sport trim levels and available in RWD or AWD
◾XE 35t will feature a 340hp supercharged 3.0-liter V6 engine with a 0-60 mph time of 4.9 seconds and an electronically limited top speed of 155 mph1
◾XE 20d will feature high-efficiency 180hp 2.0-litre Ingenium diesel
◾Front engine, longitudinal rear wheel drive layout, with capability...[Read more...]|
|CORVETTE ENGINE REPEATS WIN AS WARDSAUTO 10 BEST|
|• 6.2L LT1 among industry's elite powerplants|
DETROIT – The high performance, technology-packed LT1 Small Block 6.2L V8 that powers the 2015 Corvette Stingray is a Ward's 10 Best Engine for 2015. The engine also was recognized with this award in 2014.
WardsAuto reviewed 37 engines and propulsion systems from 12 manufacturers in this year's competition, which looked at power, fuel efficiency, new technology and refinement and compared the attributes with data for similar engin...[Read more...]
|CHEVROLET POWERS WAY TO PAIR OF ENGINE HONORS|
|DETROIT – The all-new, high-tech Small Block 6.2L V8 powering the 2014 Corvette Stingray and the 2.0L turbo diesel for the 2014 Chevrolet Cruze are among Ward's 10 Best Engines.
WardsAuto reviewed 44 engines from 16 automakers in this year's competition, which looked at power, fuel efficiency, new technology, refinement and compared it with data for similar engines.
'At GM – our goal is to design, build and sell the world's best powertrains – this recognition from the experts at War...[Read more...]|
|ALL-NEW 2014 CORVETTE LT1 V-8 A TECHNOLOGICAL POWERHOUSE|
|•Advanced technologies including direct injection, active fuel management, continuously variable valve timing support advanced combustion system
•Preliminary output of 450 horsepower (335 kW) and 450 lb.-ft. of torque (610 Nm)
•Helps deliver estimated 0-60 performance in less than four seconds and best-ever fuel economy in the Corvette
When the all-new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette arrives late next year, it will be powered by a technologically advanced, racing-proven 6.2L V-8 delivering an est...[Read more...]|