hatchbacks

Nissan Pulsar Hatchback For Europe

by Isaiah on May 21, 2014

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Nissan has unveiled their newest hatchback for the European market. Called the Nissan Pulsar, this compact 5-door hatchback is equipped with a 1.2 DIG-T four-cylinder turbo engine that is coupled to a six-speed manual transmission. Nissan has also decided to sell a much powerful 1.6-liter DIG-T turbo engine with an Xtronic CVT in 2015, and for the diesel segment, Nissan will offer a 1.5 dCi engine with 110 hp and 260 Nm of torque. The Nissan Pulsar will go on sale in Europe this fall. [Autoevolution]

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The new 2014 Volkswagen Golf VII GTD has just been priced in the UK. This performance diesel hatchback is powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged common rail diesel engine that outputs 184HP and 380Nm of torque. It has a top speed of 228 km/h and can sprint from 0-100km/h in 7.5 seconds. Price itself starts at 25,285 GBP OTR (about $38,844). [AR]

Ford Fiesta ST Coming To Australia Next Month

by Isaiah on August 2, 2013

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Ford is set to launch their newest hot-hatch ‘Fiesta ST’ in Australia next month. To be sold in Australia exclusively as a three-door hatchback with a six-speed manual transmission, the Fiesta ST is equipped with a turbocharged 1.6-liter four-cylinder ‘EcoBoost’ petrol engine that generates 134kW of power and 240Nm of torque (0 to 100km/h in 6.8 seconds). The Fiesta ST will have a starting price of $25,990. [CarAdvice]

Suzuki Swift 4×4 Introduced In The UK

by Isaiah on July 8, 2013 · 1 comment

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Check out this newly introduced Suzuki Swift 4×4 in the UK. Available in two different trim levels: SZ3 and SZ4, this 4WD version of Suzuki Swift is equipped with a 1.2-liter petrol engine and comes in five doors. The Swift 4×4 is scheduled to go on sale in the UK this month for 11,516 GBP (about $17,187) for the SZ3 model and 13,116 GBP (about $19,575) for the SZ4 model, respectively. [Autoevolution]

Honda Jazz ES Plus Introduced

by Isaiah on July 3, 2013 · 2 comments

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Honda has introduced the new Honda Jazz ES Plus. Based on the ES model, the ES Plus comes with some new features including a set of 16″ alloy wheels, cruise control, privacy glass, driver’s front armrest and leather wrapped steering wheel and gear stick. Under the hood, power comes from a 1.4 i-VTEC engine mated to a five-speed manual transmission. The Honda Jazz ES Plus will go on sale from September 30th for a starting price of $21,940. [AR]

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The US pricing for the new 2014 Nissan Versa Note has just been announced. Coming in three different trim levels: S, S Plus and SV, this second-generation Versa hatchback will be sold for $13,990 for the 1.6 S 5MT model, $15,240 for the 1.6 S Plus CVT model and $15,990 for the 1.6 SV CVT model, respectively. [Autoevolution]