2013 Toyota Corolla (JDM-Code name 140A) rendering and spyshots

 

2013 Toyota Corolla (JDM-Code name 140A ) rendering and spyshots

As we know the Corolla is consist of Auris(Hatchback for Europe),Corolla Altis(Wider verions for North American and Asia) and Corolla Axio/Fielder that limit only in Japan.This post, Autointrends have information for JDM specification that including the sedan version-Axio, and wagon version call Fielder.both car is count as the 10th generation’s Corolla start sale since October 2006 in Japan and received latest update in April 2010.

The car is soon to get replacement and Mag-x of Japan have release rendering and spyshot of the car,The Axio call codename 140A and the Fielder called 141A internally.From the rendering we have seen, the headlight look resemble of new Toyota Camry’s headlight (Asia version),Shoulder line have been keep at minimal which not wider than 1700 mm to receive cheaper yearly tax in Japan ( Called 5No.),Tail light is very close to the Chevy Sonic.

The same source also have the computer generate image of the interior console which look simple but have Inherent benefits.Featuring automatic climate control with LCD display,Wood finished,Navigation system and multifunction steering wheel.Body’s size is expect to keep around current model at about 4395 mm long X1695 mm wide and 1460 mm height.Considering the car is smaller than the international version (Altis).

The car will powered by 4 cylinder 1.3 liter,1.5 liter and 1.8 liter petrol engine.The smallest 1.3 liter is expect to be top seller as it got 20k.m./liter fuel consumption in JC08 mode.

The car will be deliver at May 2012 in Japan,As well as the Wagon version.

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The next generation Hyundai Santa Fe will be called IX45 and this is rendering and spyshot

The next generation Hyundai Santa Fe will be called IX45 and this is rendering and spyshot

The Hyundai Santa Fe is Mid-size crossover SUV that start sale since 2000 and replace 2nd generation in 2006.The biggest market for the SUV is United state as they can sold average around 75,000 unit a year there.Consider that it’s very consistent and not show sign that there will be slow in demand.Unfortunately,the car will not sell well in Europe as the demand for as big as this size of SUV is very fews.

The new Santa Fe will be called IX45 as Hyundai change new prefict to start with IX for company SUV which will join IX 35 that arrive before (while passenger car start with i). The new Santa Fe will grow slightly in size, helping to bring it closer to Chevrolet Equinox,Ford Edge and Honda Pilot.Expect around 4.8-4.9 meter long.

The styling will fallow new Hyundais with more fluid shape, curb,flow,sharp and beautiful.It will have bigger grille and higher place of headlight. motorauthority report that under its hood it should borrow the same engines from current car which should be 4 cylider petrol and V6.Hot on heel is 278 hp 2.0 liter turbo engine with direc injection (GDI) to give it a better chance against the competition .While the new CRDi diesel Euro 6 R-2.0 engine, with 150 hp seem like only limit in europe. is expect to debut.mate with 6 speed manual gearbox and 6 speed automatic transmission

The car is expect to debut at New York Motor Show at April this year.Sale start should be in October 2012.

For now,Enjoy the rendering from Car and driver’s Brazil edition.and spyshot from thekoreancarblog

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Next generation (2014) BMW X5 spyshots and some information

Next generation (2014)  BMW X5 spyshots and some information

The  Bmw X5 is midsize  luxury  SUV and know as first SUV from BMW’s offering.The 1st generation (E53) start sale in 1999 and current 2nd genneration (E70) arrive in 2006.The car is passenger car based platform with 4×4 ability.The main selling countries of the SUV is Russia and United state.

The replacement is in advance stage of development and eurocarblog have capture the  F 15 codename SUV that return from road testing in Germany.From the picture,Autoten see that styling and proportion very close to current car.Altrought it’s difficult to determine the design, we can say that the car will resemble many of the new series 5 styling at front.

A  more strong/bold front hood and grille that larger than current model ,More flowing character lines and sculpted surfaces,A planty of side window space,Low and curvy shoulder line.More  Sloping D-pillar and more sporty rear spoiler.

The car will share underpining with  new series 5.Power in the new X5 will be equipped with the new direct-injection turbo engine  (both petrol and  diesels), six cylider  a force-fed V8 petrol for the xDrive50i also in planed.A motorauthority report  a  turbocharged four-cylinder  in the new 528i,

While the source from Spain  expect a  4 cylider 2.0 diesel,3.0 liter diesel with  around 250 hp.The expected engine will mate with eight-speed automatic transmission.Autoten will report about the engine later when we have more information becuse now is nearly 2 year away for the real car debut

The car will aviable for sell in late 2013

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Honda plans new range of direct injection petrol and smaller diesel engine

 Honda plans new range of direct injection petrol and smaller diesel engine

Among the world best small petrol engine without turbo and direct fuel injection develop  for use in Honda car around the world start from last decade is nearly at the end of it life.As Honda announced at the Tokyo Motor Show that is develop a new generation of engines called Earth Dreams Technology that consist of petrol and diesel engine.Including a CVT that designed for compact cars, as well as another for mid-size (Jazz,City,CR-V,Civic and Accord) and even new dual-clutch 7-speed transmission (integrated into a new SH-AW) for premium end of the range of Accord and Acura.

The new petrol engine will be a DOHC engine with direct injection and VTEC arrangement with an Atkinson cycle lower load cam plus extensive friction reduction technologies.Honda say that they hope to be number one in fuel economy in each category within three years.

The range of 4 cylinder petrol start from 1500 cc 127 hp maximum torque of 15.3 kk.-m,1800 cc for the Civic to upgrade. the 148 horsepower and 2400 cc for the CR-V and Accord is the most powerful 181 hp with maximum torque of 24.4 kk.-m.While V-6 gasoline engine with capacity of 3500 cc, will be upgrade to 310 horsepower, which is more than a V-6 engine in the current version that is installed on the TL or Honda Legend around 30 horsepower.The 660 CC and 2000 CC petrol with not disclose power now is going to replace by new one.

The current 2.2 liter diesel engine that power in European’s Honda will be add with new1600 cc 4-cylinder turbo diesel engine, the maximum power of 118 hp at 4000 rpm  and torque is 300 Nm at 2000 rpm, while Honda said the new engine is lighter than diesel engines that currently in the market. And exhaust emissions only 100 grams per kilometer.

The new change will happens  in late 2012 in model by model.

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Spyshot 2013 Fiat Linea that will spawn to Dodge and Chrysler new compact car

Spyshot 2013 Fiat Linea that will spawn to Dodge and Chrysler new compact car

The offering from Fiat for global compact car segment currently is Bravo which come as hatchback form since 2007 and spawn to sedan version called Fiat Linea. The Bravo main target is in Europe.The sale volume  is not much as Fiat want and a long way be hide the Focus and Astra. The Fiat alilance plans to replce the two around 2012-2013 and this time autoten have leaked image of the next generation Fiat Linea compact sedan

This picture is supposed in some of European car magazine.The styling in very close to final stage.Autoten can say that if the car not have sudden change,The car will production version of the car will look like this.Design to compet with Focus,Cruze,Civic and Corolla at main stream compact segment and will be spawn to Dodge and Chrysler version.

Base on CUSW (C-EVO US Wide) platform is a lengthened and widened version of C-EVO platform which based in car like Alfa Romeo Giulietta.The US version will be introduced this January at the Detroit auto show. It will be assembled in Belvidere , Illinois,

Automotive News report that the car will get Fiat-derived engine technology will include a 1.4-liter engine equipped with MultiAir variable valve timing mated to a six-speed dual-clutch transmission. A 2.4-liter version of Chrysler’s global four-cylinder engine made in Dundee, Mich., also will be available.

Anyway,The same platform will be base new compact hatchback and compact crossover.

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Spyshot Hyundai Elantra Coupe and some detail

Spyshot Hyundai Elantra Coupe and some detail

One of key success of Hyundai in Europe,China and North America must be wide variety ranges of car that they offer as in the past few year we have seen a lot of Hyundai car including car for some market and many car in thesame segment that even more than leading Japanese car makers.Now,Hyundai is enjoy sell nearly every part of the world.

New entering in 2012 is two-door coupe version of the Elantra that going to reveal in February 2012 Chicago Auto Show.The car is plan to account for 20 percent of total from around 147,922 Elantras that sold in first 10 month of this year or Hyundai biggest selling in USA. be hide the Sonata.

Caranddriver and Carscoop have captured spyshots of the new Elantra coupe.It’s look like regular four-door Elantra but with two less door.It cover with camouflage at front and we should say that may be they revise front bumper and grille, front-end design will share many part from sedan and more slope roofline.

Expect petrol 4 cylinder 1.8 liter 148 HP and 131 pound-feet of torque mate with 6 speed manual or 6 speed automatic that now power the current Elantra sedan.Rumour is R-Spec version that will be powered by 208-hp turbocharged 1.6 liter.

The car should available  for sale before fall of 2012 and comparable car are Honda Civic Coupe and Kia Forte Koup

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Preview 5 new Alfa Romeo ( Roadmap 2012-2015)

Preview 5 new Alfa Romeo ( Roadmap 2012-2015)

Alfa is on way to return United State. At the Detroit Motor Show in January 2013,There will be on less than 5 new model debut for North American as the marriage between Italian car marker and US’s firm Chrysler is complete.Here is road map for them

2012 In September 2012 at Paris auto salon, The Alfa 159 replacement will debut.After Sergio Marchionne,Fiat group CEO, is not satisfied with the proposed Giulia’s design,now the team has reworked and finish but sell start may delay to by mid 2013.The next Giulia could get the new Chrysler rear-wheel drive. It arises – and they combine well with all-wheel – on the same platform as the next Jeep Compass !!

2013 Revamped Giulietta premium compact hatchback and the MiTo sub compact will add a five-door hatchback.

2013 Alfa Romeo 4C.

2013 Reveal a first Alfa Romeo crossover/SUV . Will be in form of compact car based crossover and based from C-EVO platform.Expect a compact four-wheel drive, which combines his sturdy appearance and dynamics

2014 Alfa Romeo D-segment Crossover/Suv

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Honda NSX have confirmed by 2014,Here is all rendering we can find

Honda NSX have confirmed by 2014,Here is all rendering we can find

The car enthusiastic surely know the NSX quite well,The super car or even can say an exotic car,2door coupe is in every one dream of having one.The mid engine drive at rear is produce by Honda since 1990 to 2005.The legandary NSX was prise as one of greatest driver’s cars of all time.

Honda President and CEO, Takanobu Ito said in 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show that the team of engineer begin develop the next generation NSX for some time .The news have told that it should arrive by 2014.It’s early to say how they will look like but autoten getther rendering image from many source which each source has a very good work and seem very realistic .The first picture is produce by topspeed. A sporty clean looking and autoten thinks some rework at rear pillar and attention to more detail can bring the car up at assembly  line.Second picture make impression at side but front need a little rework.The last picture is from holiday auto look futuristic than other rendering we have here.

The new car will be used to improve the new Accord platform, power system may come from a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine or 3.5-liter V6 engine, and 400 horsepower V6 engine. The  car advice’s website report that expect to use SH-AWD system Super Handling All-Wheel Drive’ system incorporates a complex torque split technology that allows the car’s computers to calculate where best to send power – front to rear and side to side.

Expect to arrive showroom by 2014 and offcause will be one of much await car in the next few year

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Concept study: Audi A2 will return and come with bigger size

Concept study: Audi A2 will return and come with bigger size

The first Audi A2 with lenth nearly 4 meter is consider by many people as”compact MPV” thank to hatchback wagon like styling and high riding car.Arrive showroom since 1999 but discontinue in 2013 dua to unimpressive sale chart.Anyway Ingolstadt car maker is not surrender but plans new model as German premium automakers unveil pure-electric concept study at 2011 Frankfurt auto show.

Now , Audi has not revealed many technical details on the next generation A2 , but carscoop report that will based on a shortened version of the A1′s platform.The A2 will build for front wheel drive and have just four-seater. like the original.But styling will change to more hatchback look and more sportyness than current car.There’re report that the car will be a lot bigger than the predecessor and autoten expect about size of the Scenic.Altrough it try to be MPV not C-segment hatch like focus.

 

More information will be aviable soon.

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Rendering and information of 2014 Volkswagen Up sedan

Rendering and information of 2014 Volkswagen Up sedan

One of the most important car for global market from Volkswagen will debut in production form in 2011 IAA and will first be launched in the European market. It all starts sell in December 2011.But that only in hatchback version.The sedan version of Up is in work because it’s really important in emerging market such as India.

The car will front engine and front-wheel drive to reduce costs (concept is in rear engine and a rear-wheel drive).Autoten not sure about size of the sedan that will be longer than 4 meter or not but when it launch it will be smallest and cheapest sedan in volkswagen offering.

Autocar India have got the computer generate image of the car which we can’t see much from this angle.Apart from hatchback version that offer new generation of three-cylinder 1 liter petrol engines that have output of 44 kW / 60 PS and 55 kW / 75 PS.Combined in a BlueMotion Technology version (including a Stop/Start system) fuel economy is just 4.2 l/100 km for 60 PS and and 4.3 l/100 km for 75 PS version .

The sedan version of the car will have a three-cylinder 1.2 TDi, a new reduced capacity 1.5 TDi and a super-efficient 800cc turbocharged two-cylinder version that develops approximately 52bhp may be in for developed countries.but autoten expect emerging market will have a 1liter or 1.2 liter petrol.

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