The business-class bestseller has various new developments to offer. Its aerodynamics have been enhanced, and that means more power with lower fuel consumption — and what customer wouldn’t like THAT?! We test drove the 540i with a sizeable 3-liter engine.
A modern 3-cylinder engine needs to provide respectable power with low fuel consumption. We tested the Opel Adam with the 1-liter ECOTEC Direct Injection engine, which comes in two versions producing 66 or 85 kilowatts.
As our car tester Ines Petri tells us , every three years, Volvo holds the „Ocean Race“, a spectacular sailing regatta circumnavigating the globe. This October is the next start. Volvo is marking the occasion by launching a special Ocean Race edition for various existing Volvo models. The design takes up the motifs of wind, waves, and water. Today we’ll look at the XC 60 in the Ocean Race design.
Lexus has launched a compact class hybrid: a revised CT 200h. It offers individuality, luxury, technology, and low fuel consumption. Lexus says the 100-kilowatt engine burns 3-point-8 liters of super per 100 kilometers. But that figure can vary greatly, depending on the stretch driven.
Germany is famed for its autobahns. But today it’s about good sense, not speed. For the 15th time, readers of two popular German magazines have chosen their ‚Most Sensible Cars‘ of the year.
Today our test driver Reinhold Deisenhofer is going to give us some tips on how to drive safely in the winter and in the mountains. More and more SUVs with all-wheel drive are on the road, including family-oriented station wagons like the Seat Leon Xperience
It’s been ten years since sister carmakers Citroen and Peugeot teamed up with Toyota to bring a compact model on the market. Given the low profit margins and high development costs in the A segment, says Sascha, this kind of collaboration pays off.
Most carmakers are designing vehicles to be environmentally friendly and low on emissions. With the A3 e-tron, Audi is taking the next step in this direction. This is the first Audi model with Plug-In-Hybrid Technology.
In the run-up to the unveiling ceremony for its new RS, Ford rolled out the red carpet for the car’s forebearers. Visitors to the carmaker’s facility in Cologne loved it.
After the coupe, now Audi has released the convertible version of the third-generation TT. The designers have re-interpreted the lines of this classic car and have molded the interior design and state-of-the-art technology into a unified whole. The soft top opens and closes in an astonishing 10 seconds while the roadster travels at up to 50 kilometers an hour.