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Honda Civic 2013

The Honda Civic is one of the most popular cars on the market. Last year, the arrival of the new generation sparked sharp criticism. The magazine Consumer Reports, the benchmark for consumption in the United States, awarded a note that did suffer from insomnia the leaders of the constructor. At a point such that, a year later, they presented in an enhanced version. The car assembled in the neighbouring province is offered in configurations sedan and cut. For this test, the Touring sedan was the order of the day. In…

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Honda Civic Hybrid Hybrid Car News 

Honda Civic Hybrid 2013 Will Not Available In Canada

More than 15 years, the Honda Civic is the best-selling car in the Canada. Not sure if Honda Civic Hybrid version 2013 won the same honors since it will not be sold in the country. Honda prefers to sell its stocks of the hybrid 2012 model, without a new fleet of vehicles. According to Laura Heasman, Coordinator of public relations of Honda Canada, the remaining of the model Honda Civic stock 2012 is sufficient to keep pace with sales of this vehicle to the time. The 2012 model year did…

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Porsche Panamera 2014 Hybrid Car Porsche Shanghai Motor Show 

Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid Shanghai Motor Show 2013

The new Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid, high of 410 horses with a 95 horses electrics, its credited with a 0 to 100 km/h in 5.5 seconds. It displays a consumer and a level of respectively 3.1 l CO2 emissions / 100 km and 71 g/km. Porsche has to establish the identity of its new Panamera S E-Hybrid. It is the first plug-in Hybrid car in the world in the high-end segment. Under the hood, it denotes the presence of a new V6 3.0 combined with an electric motor of 95…

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Porsche Panamera 2014: New V6 Twin Turbo And Hybrid Version

The second generation of the Porsche sedan, the new Porsche Panamera 2014 coupe becomes with the E-Hybrid version the first rechargeable luxury worldwide vehicle and the new 3.0L Twin-Turbo V6 engine replaces the 4.8L V8. Engine capacity reduced, but superior yield, hybrid technology and rechargeable batteries, wheelbase, this is a nice menu for the coupe of luxury of the prestigious German constructor. In detail, starting with the hybrid version, the new model improves the previous system used in the Panamera S Hybrid with a more powerful electric motor – 95…

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Chevrolet Impala 2014 Assembly in Oshawa

The full-size Chevrolet Impala 2014 has been announced the start of production at the General Motors Canada plant in Oshawa. Starting price tag US$ 28,445. At its side are assembled the Buick Regal, Cadillac XTS and Chevrolet Camaro. A world separates the new Chevrolet Impala of the former, at all levels. An aesthetically, it has a much nicer to look at silhouette than that of its predecessor. Inside, passengers enjoy a larger space clearance and more comfort. It is the first car of the American manufacturer to have the system…

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Bad Karma? Henry Fisker Resigns

Fisker Automotive, the American behind the Karma, a luxury plug-in hybrid, loses its president and founder, Henry Fisker. This is not the first tile to fall on the head of the prestigious car manufacturer. The Karma cut, which nestles in a niche high-tech rather thin, along with rivals like the Roadster, Tesla Motors, is no longer in production since the end of last year. This cessation of production was caused by the redemption of its impressive battery supplier lithium ion, A123 Systems, a promising startup 5 years ago, but the…

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Chicago Auto Show: Beetle GSR

Forty years ago, the Volkswagen has offered a version more muscular Beetle, the car of the people. It wore the name of GSR for Gelb Schwarzer Renner or Yellow Black Racer. It was easily recognisable yellow and black colour. Only 3500 units were manufactured. This car has become a real piece of collection. To recall this period, the GSR is back. To pay tribute to this legendary car, this Beetle 2014 will be produced at 3500 units only worldwide. It will be equipped with the turbocharged 2-litre engine to produce…

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Criticisms of Electric Cars

The American magazine Consumer Reports emits good feedback for the Ford Fusion hybrid, but critics on two all-electric vehicles: the Ford Focus EV and the Mitsubishi i-MiEV. In a recent analysis, Consumer Reports attributed to the drivetrain of the Fusion hybrid the flexibility and refinement and argues that its gasoline consumption is the lowest that it has measured in the category of intermediate sedans. As the electric Ford Focus, the prestigious magazine boasts its road handling and soundproofing, but deplores the size of its battery lithium-ion that greatly reduces the…

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Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Sold 1.1 Million

Like the first SRT Viper that was sold to bid US $ 300,000, here is the turn of the first Chevrolet Corvette Stingray to suffer the same fate. In both cases, it’s Barrett-Jackson company that took care of this auction. Rick Hendrick is owner of the Corvette Stingray 0001. He is currently the big boss, among others, the American NASCAR Team. The amount received shall be paid at the College for Creative Studies, which offers a Bachelor’s degree in fine arts students under 11 different disciplines. Rick Hendrick will receive…

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Rolls-Royce Wraith Prototype Leaked

Rolls-Royce does not know the crisis and proves it in a beautiful way by unveiling the first picture of its future model, the Rolls-Royce Wraith. Sedan, Coupe, convertible… Rolls-Royce, owned by the BMW Group develops its line in large V. Speed Pending a possible supermini Diesel (just kidding ­čśŤ ), the Derby firm tackles the fastback coupe. A little like a Ford Mustang, but in most majestic! The body type is not quite unknown to the manufacturer, since the Rolls-Royce Camargue produced from 1975 to 1986 was to halfway between…

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