Archive for October, 2008

In Awe of the Audi Future Designs

Friday, October 31st, 2008

Carmaker Audi tickles the imagination of the automotive world with sketch releases of its future production cars.

The German company released the drawing Monday, 27 October illustrations of the A5 Cabrio, A5 Sportback, the A7 coupe, and the futuristic A8.

The A5 convertible is due for first release as the industry had already glimpses of some spy shots. This car is expected to follow the entry of the S5 and A5 coupes which are already in short supply in the American market.

A Sportback version of the A5 is much anticipated following a more coupe get up with an S trim performance. An RS model is said to be on the production line in the future soon.


2010 Ford Fusion Sedan

Saturday, October 11th, 2008

Prior to its official release at the Los Angeles Car Show,Ford reveals the 2010 Fusion Sedan and its sibling Mercury Milan bringing driving into another level of style and awareness to be eco-friendly.

The Fusion model of 2010 comes with a four powertrain option improved to have an output of 175 horsepower and 172 pound foot of torque. The 2.5L engine also features a variable intake and cam timing, electronic control of the throttle, and improved exhaust system. The 2010 Fusion is said to be 10% more efficient than its predecessor which performed at 20/28 city highway mpg.

The sport version of the Fusion 2010 with a Duratec V6 3.5L engine has a power output of 263 horsepower performing with a torque of 249 pound foot.