2015-Opel-Astra-OPC-Extreme

Here we have a promotional video for the upcoming 2015 Opel Astra OPC Extreme. You could check it out after the break. To be produced sometime in next year, this super powerful hot hatchback is equipped with a 2.0-liter turbocharged gasoline engine (w/ a 6-speed manual gearbox) that produces 300 HP. Performance-wise, the car has an electronically limited top speed of 250 km/h and can sprint from 0-100 km/h in 5.9 seconds. More»

2014 Fiat 500 1957 Edition

by Isaiah on March 14, 2014

2014-Fiat-500-1957-Edition

The all new 2014 Fiat 500 1957 Edition will be available in the US market this spring. This limited edition car will come in three classic exterior colors including ‘Bianco’ white, ‘Verde Chiaro’ light green and ‘Celeste’ light blue, and will be equipped with a 1.4-liter MultiAir engine coupled to a five speed manual transmission or an optional six-speed automatic transmission. The 2014 Fiat 500 1957 Edition will have a starting price of $20,400. [AR]

Citroen C1 Gets Pricing In The UK

by Isaiah on March 12, 2014

Citroen-C1

Citroen’s latest city car ‘C1′ has finally been priced in the UK. Set to go on sale in the UK from July, the C1 will come in three trim levels (Touch, Feel and Flair), eight body color options (four metallic ones), three wheel designs and four interior upholstery finishes. The C1 is priced from 8,245 GBP (about $13,703) for the C1 Touch VTi 68 manual 3-door model and goes up to 11,935 GBP (about $19,835) for the Airscape Flair VTi 68 ETG 5-door model. [Autoevolution]

Mini One Introduced

by Isaiah on March 10, 2014

Mini-One

Here we have the all new Mini One. Introduced at this year’s Geneva Motor Show, this entry-level hatchback comes in two different engine options including a 1.2-liter three-cylinder turbocharged petrol with 75kW and 180Nm and a 1.5-liter turbocharged three-cylinder diesel with 70kW and 220Nm (both engines can be coupled to either a six-speed manual or six speed automatic transmission). Performance-wise, this small city car can accelerate from 0-100km/h in 9.9 seconds for the petrol + manual transmission version or 0-100km/h in 11 seconds for the diesel + manual transmission version. [Car Advice]

2015 BMW X4 Gets Pricing In The UK

by Isaiah on March 7, 2014

2015-BMW-X4

BMW has finally revealed the 2015 BMW X4 price for the UK market. Coming in three different trim levels: xDrive20d, xDrive30d and xDrive35d, this compact sport activity coupe will be offered in three diesel engines including a 2.0-liter with 190hp and 400Nm, a 3.0-liter six-cylinder with 560Nm and a 3.0-liter six-cylinder with 313hp and 630Nm. Prices will start from 36,590 GBP / $61,249 for the xDrive20d, 44,890 GBP / $75,143 for the xDrive30d and 48,990 GBP / $82,006 for the xDrive35d, respectively. [MW]

Toyota Aygo Compact City Car

by Isaiah on March 5, 2014

Toyota-Aygo-Compact-City-Car

Toyota hits back by showcasing their latest compact city car ‘Aygo’ at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. Dubbed as J-Playful in reference to Japan’s hip youth culture, the Aygo is equipped with a 1.0-liter VVT-i three-cylinder petrol engine (w/ either a five-speed manual transmission or an optional new x-shift-automated manual transmission that can be used in fully automatic mode) that produces 68 hp and 95 Nm of torque. [AR]