on Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 | No Comments
Toyo tires have been around for quite some time and their productions have been recognized and known throughout the world. Not only they are able to deliver satisfying result, they are also stylish and trendy in such simple manner and characters.
Well, to add up the impressive lines that have been around for years, Toyo is producing the new so called Toyo Proxes RR DOT in order to improve the maximum performance for the racing cars for the dry track environment. The tire is coming with two models of circumferential grooves that are molded into the tread dept and additional inspection holes for the wear and tear around the void area. The overall design will be sturdy, solid, and strong so there won’t be any tire shaving and the tire has its own ultimate traction with the nice and solid cornering power.
The Toyo Proxes RR DOT is believed to improve lap times as well as the dry performance ability. For those who are serious about the SCCA or the NASA events, the tire will increase the time attack ability as well as the tracking power. The tires will be coming within three different sizes of 225/50ZR15, the P275/35ZR18, and the205/50ZR15. Remember, these tires are only good for racing; not for daily usage.
on Friday, September 7th, 2012 | No Comments
Opel is very serious about their planning to release new series for their upcoming models. After they have launched the city car Adam, and the Mokka crossover for the foreign auto market, now they are coming with the new convertible type known as the Opel Cascade Cabriolet. The details of the patterns and the style aren’t clear up until now, but the company is ready to introduce the new vehicle into the market. With the Cascada, it means that Opel has producing three new models this year. An impressive achievement.
The Opel Cascade Cabriolet will be coming in 4.7 meters, which means that the ride will be longer than the convertible type from the 3 Series from BMW and the A5 Cabriolet from Audi. The style seems to be based from the Astra convertible type with its wagon style. The car seems to be coming with 5 door arrangements, if the news is true.
The Opel Cascade Cabriolet teased hasn’t shown any details of the new car, but the company has promised to show off the Cascada during the Paris International Auto Show. It is claimed to have new styles, technologies, as well as the latest updates. The front side as well as the rear side will be using new styling, it’s likely.
on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 | No Comments
When you have cars, you certainly need to pay a certain amount of money for the car tax. If you live in England, you will have the so called DVLA car tax. Taxing and other things about the car and taxation are dealt and managed in DVLA – the short for Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency. It is the government’s agency that will deal with all the things and stuffs concerning your vehicle. In England, you will also need to consider about your gas emission, because it will be a part of your taxation as well.
When dealing with the DVLA car tax, you will have to pay up a certain amount of money yearly or once every 6 months. Whether you will be using your vehicle or not, you will have to pay the tax, known as the road tax. If you won’t be using your vehicle at all, your vehicles will be clamped so they won’t be used at all. When you have paid the tax, you will have to show the receipt by placing it on the front side of the car’s window. The DVLA has lots of branches and good network, so you can pay your tax through the online system, through the phone, or directly.
on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 | No Comments
Fiat has released their new product of 2013 Fiat Panda 4×4 for their upcoming model. This SUV model is said to be the redesigned style which is appearing in September 2012 during the Paris Motor Show 2012.
This new 2013 Fiat Panda 4×4 will be running on the diesel MultiJet engine with 1.3 liter capacity delivering about 75 hp of power. But it is also possible that the ride will be coming with Turbo TwinAir engine with 0.9 liter capacity delivering 85 hp of power. As if the two engine configuration isn’t enough for the show off, the company has also planned to release the Natural Power and the Trekking one – which are the new variants in Panda line – during the Paris International Show.
2013 Fiat Panda 4×4 for American auto market ?
The 2013 Fiat Panda 4×4 will not be sold in American auto market, since the focus of the sales will be around European market only. The Natural Power will be running on methane and also gasoline, while the Trekking will be coming with tougher and wider style and front wheel driving system. For the color arrangement, the company has decided to use the Orange Sicilia and the Green Tosacana, with new fog lights, 15 inch wheels from allow, and trimming option. Read the rest of this entry »