All the coolest new showroom in Los Angeles 2018
All the automotive “stars” 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show
Jeep Gladiator convertible BMW 8 Series, Porsche 911, Audi e-tron GT, Mercedes AMG GT Pro and the new generation Kia Soul – all the major automotive stars of the LA Auto Show 2018! The second largest dealership in the United States traditionally focuses on the convertibles and sports cars, but was shown on it and SUVs with pickups that are so fond of Americans. In General, there is something to see, especially if you missed the previous world’s major motor shows this year.
Automotive news in Los Angeles
In the framework of the LA Auto Show Porsche presents a new version of the 911-series – generation under the number 992. Luxury SUV BMW X7 and convertible 8-series is also celebrating a premiere at the exhibition. Mazda Mazda3 shows for the first time with the new Skyactive engine X, which should ignite in certain conditions gasoline, as diesel fuel. And Jeep, in turn, demonstrates the long-awaited pickup truck models “Gladiator”. Electric e-Tron GT can be seen at the Audi stand. Mercedes-AMG revealed the design of the racing version of the GT Pro, and Nissan will introduce an important for the American market the updated model of the sedan Maxima.
Technical conference at LA Auto Show
LA Auto Show looked to the future of the automotive industry in the discussion at the last technology conference yesterday. The range of topics covers areas such as vehicle safety, security AI (artificial intelligence) cars, Autonomous driving, connected cars to cloud databases and their electrification.
Pickup Jeep Gladiator
Jeep introduces its new model pick-up truck at a show in California. Non-standard model will be different from competitors in the us market by the availability of all-wheel drive and based on the extended chassis of the Wrangler Unlimited is clearly visible.
Under the hood of a pickup truck – known from other models of Jeep engine Pentastar V6, which will be used in conjunction with the eight-speed automatic or manual six-speed gearbox. 2020, “Gladiator” also have to get a V6 diesel. In the U.S. the new model will appear at dealers in the next year.
Audi e-Tron, presented at the LA Auto Show, though, and arrived at the dealership without camouflage, but still a show-car at its core. Sales of the first production cars will begin in early 2021.
Form of the electric e-Tron reminds korepodobnaya Sportback, but with more aggressive lines of the body that make a prototype of a future production model less “plushevii” and more fit. The basis uses a new architecture with a flat bottom that provides sports-oriented low center of gravity.
590 HP and is typical of electric cars instantly available torque position e-Tron as a sports tool. Quattro all-wheel drive system and torque vectoring complete the picture. The starting price must be at least EUR 100 000.
The concept Audi E-Tron GT: first official pictures before the premiere in Los Angeles
Kia revealed the third generation of the Soul at the auto show in Los Angeles. What’s new? In Europe, the Koreans will exclusively offer an electric version e-Soul. Power to the motor with a power of 204 HP is provided by a lithium-ion polymer battery with liquid cooling to 64 kW·h. the Exact range on a single charge, Kia has not yet been determined.
Initially, the e-Soul will correspond to the European standard fast charging “CCS”, but the infotainment system now can be used via the touch screen by 10.25 inches. Entering the market of e-Kia Soul – first half of 2019.
2020 new Kia Soul presented at the “Los Angeles auto show”
Mercedes AMG GT
Mercedes-AMG’s first shows in Los Angeles facelift GT-family. But since the premiere of the new model passed almost a year! The biggest changes can be found in the interior of the sports car.
Everything remains unchanged under the bonnet of the Mercedes-AMG GT. Four-cylinder twin-turbo V8 remains available in four power levels – 476, 522, 557 and 585 horsepower.
Also at the dealership came ‘ newest power model GT R Pro. After the GT R the Pro version will be the next interesting stage in the development of the sports car. When developing a limited top-model, the specialists from the Far took care of the four most important aspects: chassis, aerodynamics, lightweight construction, and optics.
BMW 8-Series convertible
BMW 8-Series Cabriolet celebrates Los Angeles and its premiere.
After BMW stopped production of the convertible 6-series, in the Bavarian’s portfolio there was a “hole” that swallows a large sports convertible. The gap will be filled in early March of 2019, when you are prompted to open version 8-series with a fabric roof. To develop the roof will be at speeds up to 50 km/h in just 15 seconds. Visually, the convertible will differ from the coupe version of the 8-series.
At the start of sales will be offered two engines: a 4.4-liter engine capacity 530 HP for version M850i and six-cylinder diesel engine for the model M840d power 320 HP Both will get all-wheel drive system. The price tag starts from 110.000 Euro.
Electric pickup Rivian
Within ten years, the team Rivian worked on his electric pickup. The model is called “R1T”. Each wheel is equipped with electric power of 147 kW. Depending on the type of batteries R1T will be able to travel on a single charge, up to 640 km. the Maximum capacity of the system is 562 kW, which corresponds to 764 HP
Also note that mad electropica will accelerate to 100 km/h in 3 seconds and its maximum speed is 200 km/h.
The interior is also very different from other cars. It is dominated by three screens. In the Central part of the console is a 15.6-inch touch screen. The instrument cluster is a 12.3-inch electronic LCD panel. Another 6.8 inch monitor offers guests in the rear seats individual entertainment like movies and games.
The cost of a pickup truck in the United States starts from 69 000 USD.
The debut of one of the most popular BMW models took place in Paris: 2019 BMW 3-Series (G20) debuted at the Paris motor show
2019 3-Series has grown by almost 76 millimeters compared to the previous generation, and its wheelbase has increased by as much as 41 mm. Front track of the model is 43 mm wider and the rear widened by 21 mm.
Initially the car will be there are five types of engines:
First: a 2.0-liter, four-cylinder petrol engine for the 320i produces 181 HP
Second: four-cylinder turbo diesel engine model 318d – offers 148 HP (110 kW), or 188 HP (140 kW) in the model 320d.
Three: 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine at 255 horses with 400 Nm of torque to boot.
Fourth: the 330i has 255 HP (190 kW).
Fifth: a more powerful version of the diesel engine for 330d version that produces 262 HP (195 kW).
Mazda shows at the exhibition the new generation Mazda3. In the foreground is dominated by a large fallcreek. Chrome finish is more refined than its predecessor. The lights narrowed and slanting look down a bit. The hatchback there is a massive rear rack, it catches the eye and the side Windows are smaller.
The compact model will be the first version of the series, which will be applied to the gasoline engine Skyactive X. Start of sales is scheduled for early 2019.
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Porsche 911 Club Sport
Porsche says goodbye to the 991 with the pump. Version GT2 RS Clubsport arrived at the LA Auto Show on final bow. Circulation will not exceed 300 pieces.
Clubsport will weigh 80 pounds less than its closest brother in the lineup – 911 911 series. This will help him to have a large number of carbon fiber and the abandonment of certain elements. However, comfort should not be completely removed on the second plan: the air conditioning system will still be standard.
The engine of 3.8 liters with two turbo charged cars provides 700 HP
Porsche 911 (992)
At the same time at the motor show was presented the model of the new series, Porsche 911 992.
Compared to its predecessor (991) body new 992-th rose slightly, but remained virtually indistinguishable to the layperson, and directly identificireba like 911-I model. The base engine option for the 911 Carrera S has 450 HP (30 HP more than before). The most efficient of known motors is exquisite, but the usual three-liter boxer engine with six cylinders.
In the Carrera S engine sends power to the rear wheels. Under favorable conditions, using 3.7 seconds coupe will have to fly 100 km/h, its maximum speed is 308 km/h.
VW “Final Edition” Beetle
VW brought the “California fair” the final version “Final Edition” Beetle. Production of the legendary model will be completed in the summer of 2019 because of falling sales. Volkswagen Beetle “Final Edition” is a homage to a great model.
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BMW Vision iNext
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Toyota shows at the Los Angeles sports version of “avalon” and “Camry” (TRD) (pictured above). Sedans for the U.S. market is getting an aggressive body kit and special branded 19-inch alloy wheels. But the changes were not only external: the chassis changed the settings and got a little lower. However under the hood the standard 301-horsepower 3.5-liter V6.
At the LA Auto Show, the Japanese presented the sedan and wagon Toyota Corolla. The updated model will be available on the new platform GA-C, designed on the basis of the known architecture, TNGA. The changes should bring more comfort and driving stability, as well as more flexible control.
Toyota Prius preparing for winter. Prius AWD – elektrogirlyandy pioneer gets a new battery, which should be productive even at low temperatures. On the rear axle uses an additional electric motor that makes all-wheel-drive Prius to a speed of 69 km/h.
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