And over at the Rinspeed booth at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show, you can expect to see that the new Rinspeed Dock Go, a Smart Fortwo with a new mobility concept. Rinspeed Dock Concept Car 2012 for Smart.
It adds a custom-made trailer of the Smart city car and let customers go to town until two in the regular Smart, or go on an extended trip to the seaside with all the clothes (for two persons, no families allowed – unless that kids can flat packed in the trunk) is placed in the trailer. Frank Rinderknecht is called the Smart Trailer “a backpack on wheels.” It is a pleasing and simple device shows clever thinking outside of the legendary tuner.
Although at first glance a simple gimmick, it makes you wonder whether we really need large station wagons or SUVs with their greedy footprints when a simple dock could provide go-system, in fact, more than enough storage space for many motorists. Rinspeed solution has presented a variety of packages that can be stowed on the back. A trailer is a toolbox for professionals, while another pack camping gear or golf / ski equipment.Rinspeed Dock Concept Car 2012 for Smart.
Awesome, it’s even a “backpack” that in. A separate power source built It’s a bit like adding a high-capacity battery to the bottom of your bedroom torch relay has – the trailer can be a range extender, bigger battery or even a fuel house cell on board.
Delegates to COP17 global climate conference travel in zero emission vehicles. For the first time ever, a fleet of mass-produced, zero-emission vehicles have taken to the streets of Africa.
A dozen electric cars from the Renault-Nissan Alliance highlighted the benefits of green transportation and provided a zero-emission shuttle services for delegates at the 2011 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Durban, South Africa, Nov. 28-Dec. 9. The 17th annual Conference of Parties (better known as COP17) aims to “stabilize greenhouse gas concentrations at a level that will prevent dangerous human interference with the climate system.”
The highly acclaimed Nissan LEAF and the Renault Fluence ZE, two of the most affordable zero-emission cars ever produced, were on the streets as shuttles for COP17 delegates. They are also available for test drives. Read more
This is Audi’s new Q3, a baby-SUV added, the challenge of the BMW X1, Range Rover and the upcoming mini Evoque Paceman pinching and potential customers is Ford Kuga. It is the smallest Audi Q-Series 4×4 sit still below the Q5 and Q7. The new Audi Q3 will be officially shown at the 2011 Shanghai will be revealed next week.
This new Audi Q3 looks very familiar …
They are polite or the piss? Bar to optimize the odd detail and looks redesigned bumper, it appeared almost identical to the Cross Coupé quattro concept at the Shanghai show in 2007. The car was smart, but something seems lost in the translation of the production have. And a choir of people are ready to say it looks like any other Audi out there …The large, single-frame grille is present, LED daytime running lights are an option, and sloping D-pillars mean they are to life instead of baggage-carrying side of the market. The Q3 is 4.39m long, 1.83m wide and 1.60m high, so that X1 is shorter, wider and taller than a BMW. Customers can choose from Allroad-style jacket (in black or gray body color), select an off-road styling kit and the sporty S-line pack (the gray car in our pictures). UK cars will cost to run on 17in wheels, with 18s and 19s extra.
Audi Q3 and the interior?
Within the A1 is a mixture of A1 and next-generation A3, with a pop-up navigation screen and usually first-rate materials. Posh options include Audi Drive Select (leave the throttle and steering), adaptive xenon lights, sat a hard drive nav system, hill-hold support, a 14-speaker Bose sound system, panoramic glass roof and several blind spot and lane assistant systems. is in the pipeline is a Bluetooth car phone with Wi-Fi hotspots couple offer full Internet connectivity.
What about the engines? Read more
CarzPage ReviewToyota Verso-S 2011. It is 11 years ago, Toyota has been at the top of the mini-MPV segment with the introduction of the Yaris Verso. Now, six years after the end of the vehicle, came as “ice cream truck” to be known, Toyota makes a long awaited return of the sector with the Verso-S.
2011 Toyota Verso-S – Return of the mini-MPV Toyota
The previous iteration, which was sold in the UK – it was a Mk2, which was marketed only in Japan – accounted for more than 10,000 retail outlets here. With the Verso-S now face competitors from the likes of Honda, Skoda and Opel, the market has got a lot harder for Toyota, while he was gone. And with the most expensive retailing at £ 16,895, it is not the cheapest, with little cabal.
Puffing Up That Hill …CarzPage ReviewToyota Verso-S 2011.
Many of the CAR staff live in the flat board Venn. The bad news for Toyota? because if not it a matter of our model with CVT autobox was like, then it is uphill – The Verso-S has on the road test, a correspondent who lives at the bottom of one of North London hill was passed. Mill Hill break up (a little over 400 meters above sea level, so that hardly Scafell Pike) is a depressing experience. It sounds like every single particle, every minute subdivision of its capacities in 1.33-liter gasoline engine is tight. The same applies to (any attempt) fast acceleration on a highway. If the banshee howl of the engines scream in agony, or just as Norbert Dentressangle 10-wheel artic weighs on your rear end? Yes, once the S Verso has made its way up to highway speed to beat is conveniently enough, but you have the choice question – if one can call it that – from a single, seemingly too weak engine ‘option’.
You mean there is no diesel?
Nope. Our fellow Europeans across the Channel have the option of a 1.4 diesel, but not here. It is the 1.33-liter gasoline engine, or nothing at all – although there is a six-speed manual ‘box if you do not feel like the car – because the added bonus (around 1000), fuel costs and no road tax savings on gasoline Toyota has led to decision not to interfere with customers in the UK offers an oil-burner. Is not it only a four-door iQ? Read more
At the Geneva Motor Show 2010, the Renault Gordini versions of the Clio and Twingo. More surprising, it should not mean that plans for a year from Renault will unveil the wind Gordini Roadster at the 2011 Swiss show. But unlike earlier models Gordini it did not go faster Renault version first. So welcome to our first taste of the hot wind … Renault Wind Roadster Gordini: What do you get? Renault Wind Roadster Gordini 2011 Facelifted at Swiss Motor Show.
It’s pretty much on Gordini treatment is. The Gordini wind take on board the famous blue and white stripes flying over the hood, 17-inch alloy rims black diamonds, Glacier White exterior mirrors, grille trim and rear wings, and a gloss black roof. The usual wind-logo, has set behind the driver’s door does set aside for the Gordini trade name plate. And what’s inside the Renault Gordini Wind Roadster?
Within the Gordini color scheme is black and blue leather upholstery, blue and white doors and traps continued a blue leather steering wheel complete with the trademark white stripe signature. Even the gearshift sleeve is polished with Renault Gordini Malta’s Blue. Renault Wind Roadster Gordini 2011 Facelifted at Swiss Motor Show.