2014 Audi S8 By ABT

by Isaiah on May 9, 2014


Check out the latest styling and performance packages for the 2014 Audi S8 by ABT. The car receives a four-pipe stainless steel ABT muffler system and a set of 21″ ABT DR wheels. Under the hood, the 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine has also been upgraded to produce 640HP and 780NM of torque (an increase of 120HP and 130Nm), allowing the car to sprint from 0-100 km/h in less than 4.0 seconds with a top speed of 280 km/h. [AR]


Chevrolet has finally revealed the US price for their new 2015 Chevrolet Impala CNG. Coming in two different trim levels: LS and LT, this bi-fuel version of 2015 Impala sedan runs on on both compressed natural gas (CNG) and gasoline, and promises to provide a driving range of 500 city miles with full gasoline and CNG tanks. The 2015 Chevrolet Impala CNG has a starting price of $38,210. [MW]


Kia has launched the special edition version of its Rio In Australia. Based on the 1.4-liter four-cylinder entry-level S model, the special edition version is equipped with front fog-lights, folding side mirrors with indicators, cruise control, alloy pedals, a six-speaker stereo with two tweeters, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and gear selector, and a set of 15-inch alloy wheels. The Kia Rio Special Edition sells for $16,190 for the five-speed manual and $18,190 for the four-speed automatic. [Car Advice]


The all new 2014 Nissan X-Trail has just been priced in the UK. Coming in Visia, Acenta, n-Tec and Tekna trim levels, along with two different configurations: four-wheel-drive and front-wheel-drive, this third-generation mid-size SUV (available in five or seven seats) is equipped with a 1.6-liter dCi turbo diesel engine (w/ a six-speed manual gearbox or an optional Xtronic CVT transmission except in Visia) that outputs 130 hp and 320 Nm of torque. The 2014 Nissan X-Trail will hit UK dealerships on July 17th with prices ranging from 22,995 GBP (about $38,847) and topping at 31,695 GBP (about $53,545). [Autoevolution]

Lexus LX 570 Supercharger Special Edition

by Isaiah on April 30, 2014


Check out this newly introduced Lexus LX 570 Supercharger Special Edition in Kuwait. Coming with a complete supercharger system, this powerful SUV is equipped with a 5.7-liter supercharged V8 engine (w/ a 6-speed automatic transmission & all-wheel drive system) that produces 450HP (67HP more than the original model). Performance-wise, the car can accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 6.6 seconds. The Lexus LX 570 Supercharger Special Edition also boasts xenon headlights featuring LED low-beams, power tailgate, front and rear parking assist, satellite navigation and a set of 20″ alloy wheels fitted with low-profile tires. [AR]

Mercedes S500 B50 By Brabus

by Isaiah on April 28, 2014


Brabus has recently showed off their latest styling and performance packages for the Mercedes S500. Called the Mercedes S500 B50, this sports car receives a subtle and very classy body kit consisting of matte grey spoiler lip, side vents, side skirts with Brabus logo, matte grey rear diffuser with four round tailpipes and a bootlid spoiler, and comes with a set of matte grey Brabus monoblock wheels. Under the hood, the 4.6-liter V8 engine has also been upgraded to produce 540 hp and 820 Nm of torque, allowing the car to sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.8 seconds with a top speed of 250 km/h. [MW]