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2013 Honda Acura ILX

by Joe on April 26, 2012

2013 Honda Acura ILX

The new 2013 Honda Acura ILX is powered by a 2.0 liter 4-cylinder engine with a Sequential SportShift 5-speed automatic transmission. producing a 150 horsepower at 6,500 rpm and a 140 lb-ft of torque at 4,300 rpm. If you are unsatisfied with this engine configuration, the Acura ILX also comes with a more powerful 2.4 liter 4-clyinder and a 6-speed manual transmission, making 201-hp at 7,000 rpm and 170 lb-ft torque at 4,300 rpm. The 2013 Acura ILX Hybrid features a combination of a 1.5 liter Honda engine and the Integrated Motor Assist electric motor. [egmCarTech]

Jaguar XJ Ultimate Released In China

by Joe on April 23, 2012 · 1 comment

Jaguar XJ Ultimate Released In China

Jaguar has decided to release the 2013 Jaguar XJ Ultimate in China. Priced at $155,000, the car is powered by the company’s 510-horsepower supercharged V8 engine. The Jaguar XJ Ultimate provides motorized fold-down tables, a champagne bucket and individually adjustable rear seats. There are also Apple’s iPad with a Bluetooth keyboard at the back of the front seats and a 20-speaker Meridian sound system. [Autoblog]

Audi RS Q3 Concept

by Joe on April 19, 2012

Audi RS Q3 Concept

Audi will introduce the new RS Q3 Concept at the Audi China 2012 in Beijing. The concept car is powered by a 2.5 TFSI engine with Audi’s 7-speed S tronic transmission system. This engine configuration produces a total power of 360 PS (265kW / 355hp), allowing the Audi RS Q3 to accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in 5.3 seconds. The Audi RS Q3 also has a maximum speed of 165 mph. Stay tuned for more updates. [WorldCarFans]

2013 Lincoln MKZ

by Joe on April 3, 2012 · 13 comments

2013 Lincoln MKZ

The 2013 Lincoln MKZ is available in three engine variants such as a 2.0 liter four-cylinder with 240 hp, a 3.7 liter V6 with 300 hp, and a 2.0 liter four-cylinder electric hybrid. The sedan features textured grille bars, all-LED headlamps, a sweeping retractable panoramic glass roof and an optional THX II Certified audio system. [Lincoln]

BMW has decided to recall 1.3 million 5- and 6-Series models built between 2003 and 2010 in order to repair a battery cable cover. This malfunctioned battery cable cover can result in the electrical system malfunctioning or fire. Owners of these affected vehicles will be receiving a letter soon and will be asked to visit a BMW dealer for about a 30-minute repair session. There are approximately 368,000 cars are located in the United States, 293,000 in Germany, 109,000 in Britain and around 102,000 in China. [WorldCarFans]

2013 Scion FR-S Pricing Unveiled

by Joe on March 22, 2012

2013 Scion FR-S Pricing Unveiled

The all-new 2013 Scion FR-S is the fifth car in Scion’s lineup. The car is powered by a horizontally opposed four-cylinder engine, producing a 200-hp at 7,000 rpm with a maximum torque of 151 lb-ft at 6,600 rpm. The 2013 Scion FR-S features the Pioneer stereo system with a USB port, an HD radio, Bluetooth wireless connectivity, 17-inch alloy wheels and a leather-trimmed tilt/telescoping steering wheel. The six-speed manual version of 2013 Scion FR-S retails for $24,200, while the six-speed automatic model is priced at $25,300. [egmCarTech]