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Sunday, March 11, 2012

Hyundai Car Trends Review

Posted by ekkii

will provide the latest information about Hyundai. 2012 Hyundai Equus has offers four exterior color choices and three interior theme choices. Exterior colors are White Satin Pearl, Black Noir Pearl, Granite Gray and Platinum Metallic. And  Hyundai Automaker will launched this Hyundai Equus full-size sedan in the U.S. as a 2011 model with a 385-horsepower, 4.6-liter V-8 as the sole engine. For 2012 Hyundai Equus gets a significant horsepower bump, thanks to a new 429-hp, 5.0-liter V-8 that becomes the standard engine. The 2012 Hyundai Equus hits dealerships this summer.

Interior themes are Cashmere with genuine Birch Burl wood, Jet Black with genuine Walnut wood and Saddle with genuine Walnut wood. 2012 Hyundai Equus is the third rear-wheel-drive product in Hyundai’s lineup and boasts an excellent 52/48 front-to-rear weight distribution for exceptional handling and more refined steering characteristics. 2012 Hyundai Equus reduces interior noise levels and improves ride and handling with a stiff, light-weight body structure. The use of high-tensile steel in critical areas throughout the unibody provides 2012 Hyundai Equus with significantly higher dynamic torsional rigidity and a lower body structure weight, despite having a spacious interior cabin.

has new V8 engine still offers all of the premium engine technology from the 4.6-liter V8, including Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT), a tuned variable induction system, and low-friction diamond-like coatings (DLC) on piston skirts, rings and tappets. Even with these impressive power increases, fuel economy is estimated at 15 mpg city, 23 mpg highway and 18 mpg combined. Apparently its 2012 Hyundai Equus will be sold at price close to previous model year 2011 Hyundai Equus price $58,000 – $64.500 MSRP. If you want a new 2012 Hyundai Equus, at least 2011 Hyundai Equus price list can you make the guidelines.


Posted by ekkii

This informaton and news about Ferrari F12 Berlinetta revealed. Ferrari F12 Berlinetta is new generation of V12 engines and Ferrari F12 Berlinetta will debut at next week’s Geneva motor show and the 730bhp 6.3-litre V12-powered. Pricing of the F12 has yet to be revealed, but it is expected upwards of £250,000. Order books open at the Geneva show and right-hand drive examples are expected to commence in early 2013.

Inspired Directly By Motor Sport, BMW M GmbH factory has unveiled the 2012 BMW M3 CRT, 2012 CRT intelligent lightweight design has been inspired directly by motor sport. The 2012 BMW M3 CRT also represents the worldwide debut of a new production process for carbon-fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP) components in the automotive industry. 2012 BMW M3 CRT will be limited to only 67 units, each priced at $185,000.

It like the BMW i8 which the entire body of the car as well as the passenger cell area is made of CFRP. What makes the 2012 BMW M3 CRT unique is that BMW has taken the leftover CFRP and reprocessed it with synthetic resin to create a bonnet that has the strength of a conventional steel hood at a quarter of its weight. This new hood is even 50 percent lighter than an aluminum hood. The 2012 BMW M3 CRT can be distinguished by an exclusive Frozen Polar Silver metallic exterior paint combined with Melbourne Red metallic applications and special treatment for the BMW kidney grille.

The interior of 2012 BMW M3 CRT gets an Alcantara-covered M steering wheel, featuring the M Drive button with spontaneous activation of the sharpest throttle response and M Dynamic Mode of DSC. The front and individual rear seats covered by special Sakhir Orange and Black bi-colour, while the exclusive door sill strips, door panels, and trim strips are made from an aluminum grain structure.

powered by 4,360 cc V8 that delivers a total of 450 HP at 8,300 rpm and a peak torque of 324 lbs-ft at 3,750 rpm, same engine in the M3 GTS. The 2012 BMW M3 CRT delivers a weight-to-power ratio (DIN) of 4.8 kg/kW and will sprint the car from zero to 60 mph in 4.4 seconds and reaches a top speed of 180 mph. The 2012 BMW M3 CRT will include: vented brake discs measuring 378 x 32 millimeters at the front axle and 380 x 28 millimeters at the rear, a rigid rear axle subframe and coilover suspension, a set of 19-inch M light-alloy wheels in Y-spoke design and a specially tuned DSC (Dynamic Stability Control) system – including ABS and M Dynamic Mode (MDM).

Monday, February 27, 2012

Polar Bear Grand Tour to Bahr's Landing on Feb. 26, 2012

Posted by ekkii

Check out pictures and videos of the 16th motorcycle run of the 2011-2012 Polar Bear Grand Tour season to Bahr's Landing in the Highlands, NJ on February 26, 2012. It was a pleasant day with temperatures 35-45 degrees.

Saturday, February 25, 2012

Motorcycle Picture of the Week - ManiacMac

Posted by ekkii

Here are my Pictures of the Week as displayed on the Motorcycle Views Website. These pictures are taken from the Moto Pic Gallery. See ManiacMac's 1975 Harley-Davidson Shovelhead Custom under Bikes Only. This is a beauty. There are no Men on Motorcycles, Trikes Only, or Women on Motorcycles this week. We need more pictures of men and women with their motorcycles. Get your picture in. For details, see Motorcycle Pictures of the Week.

Friday, February 24, 2012

Kawasaki Recalls Ninja ZX-10R and ZX-6R for Charging Problem

Posted by ekkii

Kawasaki is recalling certain model year 2008-2011 Ninja ZX-10R, and 2009-2012 Ninja ZX-6R motorcycles manufactured from December 14, 2007 through July 26, 2011.

Due to a manufacturing error, the regulator/rectifier may insufficiently charge the battery.

20,544 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.

Wildfire is recalling certain model year 2009 WF650-C motorcycles, manufactured from April 2008 through January 2009 for failing to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 122, "Motorcycle Brake System."

As built, these motorcycles have a single brake fluid reservoir with a single filler opening and lack the required reservoir labeling. Warning lamps indicating brake failure are also absent.

202 units are affected.

Check out my Motorcycle Recalls feature for more details.