Produced from 2001 to 2006 model years, the original Acura broke new ground in the emerging luxury SUV segment. Taking its predecessor’s best qualities and radically expanding them, the all-new 2007 MDX pushes performance and sophistication in the luxury SUV segment to new levels. Benchmarked against some of the best performance SUVs in the world and tuned on the Nurburgring racetrack in Germany, the new MDX clearly establishes itself as a driver’s SUV. Outfitted with Acura’s tenacious Super-Handling All-wheel Drive system and an available sport package with Active Damper System, the MDX yields a combination of handling and comfort that is truly on the cutting edge.
With a steeply raked windshield, wedge-like profile and short front and rear overhangs, the 9-3 Convertible model convey a sense of movement even while standing still. The shape of the windows combines with the sleek, integrated headlights and grille to emphasize the distinctive Saab identity.
A hand-built Dutch supercar that combines high performance with extreme exclusivity, the Spyker C12 LaTurbie relies on superior mechanics with few computerized components, which differs it from the high sports cars from Aston Martin, Ferrari and Lamborghini that feature electronic systems. Such a vehicle is preferred by the purists who consider digital devices an impediment to the connection between driver and machine.
Dating back to the middle of the 1959, the Octavia RS is another model from Skoda that has 2 body specifications. It is available as a hatchback and an estate. The pulse rate of many drivers is speeded up to 240 km/h with an acceleration from 0-100 km/h in 7.3 seconds. The car’s powerful turbocharged petrol engine of 2.0 TFSI produces 200 bhp (147 kw) and 280 Nm of torque, available over a wide range of revs from 1800 to 5000 rpm.
Infiniti G35 Coupe is an award-wining that offers sports coupe lovers a powerful rear-wheel drive performer. It combines a racing-inspired platform and advanced technology draped under a sensuous, aerodynamic body. For the 2007 model year, the G35 Coupe gets minor refinements, with standard Intelligent Key system (except on 6MT) and auto on/off headlamps.
With the 60/40 seatbacks up, the sedan’s specious trunk offers nearly 14 cu.-ft. of capacity, and folding the seatbacks expands that to 25.7 cu.-ft. Like the Yaris Liftback, the Sedan is equipped with rear seating for 3 with headrests in each seating position. Standard on the Yaris S and available on the Sedan are 60/40 folding rear seatbacks with a fold-down center armrest and cupholder.
Being the world’s first gas/electric hybrid-powered luxury utility vehicle, Lexus inaugurated a new era in luxury in vehicles with the introduction of the 2006 RX 400h. Lexus has broadened the RX 400h’s appeal with a new front-wheel-drive model and revamped offerings in both standard and optional equipment.
With the Alfa 159, a new charter opens in the design of Alfa Romeo sporting saloons. The very latest technological innovations makes the new Alfa Romeo a car of unparalleled class, offering the very best in terms of dynamism, comfort, active and passive safety. In addition, the character and sporty style typical of Alfa Romeo cars remains intact, as does the unmistakable temperament of driving Italian style.
Rexton is SsangYong’s first new model since it disappeared from the market a few years ago and falls between the compact and large SUV categories. It features up 7 seats on some models, for the price of a RAV4 or X-trail. It might appear to customers be a bargain. But those who have driven a modern European or Japanese 4x4 will be unimpressed. The Kia Sorento and Hyundai Santa Fe are less pretentious and would be far more worthy targets for those looking for a bargain 4x4.
The 2004 Acura TL attacked the performance luxury sedan market with its impressive styling, a luxurious and technology-packed interior, and its best-in-class horsepower.
Confronted with the new competition from Lexus, BMW, Infiniti and others, the 2007 TL has been impressively updated. Now the TL is available in two versions, the luxurious TL and the reintroduced high-performance TL Type-S, to crystallize its place as the standard representative in its class.
The Lexus SC 430 brings luxury, performance and high technology together in a classically styled hardtop convertible. Continuously improving, the SC 430 gains several safety and technical enhancements for 2007, including a knee airbag for both driver and front passenger, a front-passenger-seat weight-detection sensor for airbag deployment, front-passenger seatbelt pretensioner a new uniblade windshield wiper, as well as new exterior color and wheel options.
A no-compromise sportcar with the potential to become a class-winning GT racing car, the Invicta S1 is a luxurious Grand Tour, designed to be 2 cars in one. To achieve these often conflicting goals, the Invicta Car Company adopted several innovative approaches in both the design and construction phases of manufacturing its first car in modern times.
Considered one of the greatest sports car of all time and the best selling two-seat convertible, Mazda MX-5 Miata is a challenge for the best car designers and engineers.
The car’s success is due to the sense of oneness and dynamic harmony between man and machine, philosophy which stands behind the brand new third-generation 2006 Mazda MX-5 Miata.
One of the hottest luxury sedans on the road today is the Acura TSX. After its introduction, it sets sales month after month and wins over enthusiastic customers and automotive press with its blend of outstanding performance, wimble handling and sporty styling. The TSX offers class-leading technology and the latest standard safety features, which make it continue to distance itself from the competition.
The new Maserati Quattroporte – designed by the famous Pininfarina house – is he ultimate embodyment of qualities for which Italy is well-known worldwide: respect of beauty and good living, style, sophisticated engineering, genuinely sporty temperament and alluring exclusivity.
Bentley considers the Continental GT to be unique because it features a 6-liter, 1L cylinder, twin-turbo charged engine with more than 500 bhp driving all four wheels through a paddle-operated, six speed automatic gearbox combined with its interior space, versatility and ease of ownership that make it a merely viable everyday car.
The Acura RSX was the replacement for the Acura-badged version of the Integra, marketed by Honda Motor Corporation in North America and Hong-Kong. In Japan, Australia, New Zeeland, and elsewhere, this vehicle is still sold as the Honda Integra. In North America, it is available as base and Type-S trim levels, while in Japan and Oceania the Integra IS/Integra Type-S and Type R versions are sold. More confusingly, the Type-R sold in Oceania is very similar to the Type-S sold in North America, and in Hong-Kong, Singapore, and other places, only the base version is available.
Presumably few Ferrari enthusiasts know that in 1969 Luigi Chinetti Jr. began working on a project to offer his clientele a luxurious and sophisticated, high-performance, four-seat bespoke automobile at a reasonable cost.
It was a simple and rather ingenious design that would require relocating the front-wheel-drive engine and sub-frame from the Cadillac Eldorado into a body constructed by the famous coach building firm Zagato, in Italy.
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The 2007 MazdaSpeed3 made its debut at the 2006 New York International Auto Show and will be launched in Fall 2006. Having its compact, lightweight body and more than 250 hp from a 2.3-liter Direct Injection Spark Ignition Turbo engine, MazdaSpeed3 will be one of the quickest front-wheel drive cars in the world.
Hyundai Tiburon receives a new face-lift for 2007. The automaker’s sporty coupe was first offered in its current body style for 2003. The car received updated front and rear styling for 2005, and it does again for 2007. Top-of-the-line SE models also gain an electronic stability system and upgraded brakes.
Combining performance with sweet features inspired by the street racing scene, the 2003 Dodge SRT4 is based on the concept vehicle introduced two years before at the Greater Los Angeles Auto Show. The result is a vehicle that accelerates from 0-60 mph in 5.9 seconds straight out of the factory, becoming the quickest car in the Dodge lineup, second only to the Dodge Viper SRT 10.
The S40 brings the traditional Volvo virtues of style, class-leading safety and driving exhilaration to a growing following of young and young-at-heart customers. Most importantly, this premium compact sedan is highly attainable for those who might otherwise consider a lesser car.
For 2007, the Ford Ranger offers genuine “Built Ford Tough” heritage in a high-quality, high-value package. Attractive pricing, an abundance of series, a variety of 4x2 and 4x4 drivetrains, a trio of cab configurations and a wealth of options mean there’s a customized Ranger for every buyer.
For 2006, Lexus launches the second generation of its entry-luxury IS sedan: IS250, which brings more improvements and put Lexus to complete the compact sport sedans from BMW, Mercedes-Benz and the newly invigorated Acura and Infiniti brands. This new generation is perhaps the biggest challange the automaker faces.
Year after year, the Mercury Grand Marquis is a sales leader among full-size sedans, and it’s easy to see why. It has the most horsepower and torque, the roomiest interior and the biggest trunk of any vehicle in its class. In addition, Grand Marquis is the best-selling Mercury ever, with nearly 3 million units sold since 1975.
Flexibility is the inspiration behind the Ford Freestyle. Bridging the gap between sport utility vehicle and sedan, this innovative crossover utility vehicle is ideal for active families and their evolving lifestyles, combining real-world utility with impressive fuel economy and comfort.
The latest Lexus models for 2006 have been recognized worldwide in their own merit. Lexus is a luxury vehicle with a huge success which impress the buyers by its performance. It is a hybrid powertrain vehicle of the range GS sedan, considered to be the first true Lexus, or the first Lexus designed and built for global consumption, as well as the first vehicle to integrate the luxury marques new L-Finesse design language in production trim.
A crossover sport van for those who want it all, the Uplander delivers the bold styling of an SUV, the passenger room and interior versatility of a van, and the smooth ride of a sedan. For 2007, the Uplander is upgraded with the GM 3.9L V-6 with variable valve timing (VVT) as standard on all models. This powerful and refined V-6 delivers 240 horsepower (179 kW), 240 lb.-ft. (325 Nm) of torque* - a FlexFuel version capable of running on E85 ethanol will be available later in the model year.
It’s not often that an SUV can be all things to all people. But that’s exactly what you get with the 2006 Montero. The Montero is a bona-fide off-road legend. Specially prepared versions have won the grueling Dakar Rally for the last five years running. Success like that doesn’t come easy. It comes from pure capability. And Montero has it in spades, with the technology to master any terrain.
For a crew cab pickup that seats up to five, the i-370’s spacious front cab adds a level of comfort you’ll appreciate every time you drive. Versatility is another trait that the i-370 delivers in great supply. With a 60/40 split bench rear seat that folds flat, you’ll multiply your interior cargo space options, leaving an entire cargo bed with up to 37 cubic feet of space for your more expansive items. If that’s not enough, a standard 2-tier tailgate gives you the added flexibility of two different locking positions to accommodate larger loads.
With inspired styling and tremendous flexibility, Chevy’s unique HHR was a hit during its first year on the market. For 2007, the HHR evolves to offer more horsepower and new color choices for more agile cruising in style. HHR’s combination of bold design, uncompromising versatility, top safety record and personalization options has made it a popular choice in the market. More than 41,000 units were sold in the first five months on the market in 2005.
The Toyota Sequoia full-size sport utility vehicle (SUV) continues into 2006 with minor enhancements after gaining a more powerful engine, freshened styling and additional safety features for 2005. The optional SR5 Sport Package introduced for 2005 gains standard second-row cloth bucket seats with a center console for 2006, and two new exterior colors, Timberland Mica and Salsa Red Pearl, have been added.
The Chevy Equinox has quickly established itself as one of the standouts of the compact SUV segment. Sleek crossover styling, available all-wheel drive, innovative interior storage and generous rear-seat legroom comfort contributed to Equinox’s rookie-of-the-year status.
Colorado continues to offer one of the widest model ranges, including Regular Cab, Extended Cab or Crew Cab body styles; two pickup bed lengths; three available suspensions; and two inline engines. Vehicles are offered in WT, LS and LT trims. The popular Colorado Xtreme combines performance with an attractive sport-truck appearance package.
RX 330, the number-one selling luxury SUV, receives improved performance and additional luxury details for model year 2007. The new RX 350, available as both front-wheel (FWD) and all-wheel drive (AWD) models, adopts a powerful 3.5-liter V6 engine that improves both performance and fuel efficiency. The 2007 models also receive advanced luxury and convenience options and additional refinements for enhanced drivability.
The Ford Five Hundred marries the body of a contemporary sedan to a crossover vehicle architecture, resulting in an upscale four-door sedan with upright Command Seatingâ„¢ for five and available all-wheel drive (AWD) capability. Five Hundred provides a confident driving experience with best-in-class interior room and versatility, as well as five-star safety ratings in all four categories of the government crash tests.
There are a few Sport Utility Vehicles that are big on sports appeal but not so great on utility. And there are rather more SUVs big on utility but with all the sports appeal of a school bus. When it comes to offering a true Sport Utility Vehicle - a vehicle that combines the two qualities in generous measure - the 2006 Mazda Tribute stands out.
The F-450 Super Duty Chassis Cab lineup is designed for hard work and is the popular choice for industrial and commercial applications. The wide variety of Ford Super Duty choices available to customers is one reason Ford has been the truck leader for almost three decades. The chassis cab breadth and depth of product, quality, power, toughness, reliability and ability to get any job done makes for a product that exceeds customer expectations.
Savour the thrill of innovation with the Saab 9-3 Sport Sedan. Sleek and aggressive lines mark the outside, while within is a cockpit-inspired interior designed for intuitive interaction with the driver. This car keeps you in touch and in control, as if it were a natural extension of your body. Discover driving exhilaration that’s meant to be felt every single day.
The Malibu Maxx SS is powered by a sophisticated 3.9L V-6 that uses variable valve timing and variable intake technology to help produce 240 horsepower (179 kW). Unique interior and exterior appointments, along with sport-tuned suspensions and segment-largest 18-inch flangeless wheels, complete the SS packages.
Terraza, Buick’s premium crossover sport van, now features GM’s 3.9L V-6, which features variable valve timing and variable intake technology, standard on all trim levels for 2007. The engine, coupled with the Hydra-Matic 4T65 electronically controlled automatic overdrive transaxle, generates 240 horsepower (179 kW) and 240 lb.-ft. (325 Nm) of torque. A FlexFuel version of the Terraza, capable of running on gasoline, E85 ethanol or a combination of the two, will be available later in the model year.
The Relay crossover sport van offers smooth sedan performance, bold SUV styling and the interior space and versatility of a van. For 2007, Saturn upgrades the seven-passenger Relay with the GM 3.9L V-6 with variable valve timing (VVT) as standard on all models. This powerful and refined V-6 delivers 240 horsepower (179 kW) and 240 lb.-ft. (325 Nm) of torque.
Pontiac Torrent blends the nimbleness of a car with the capabilities and versatility of an SUV in a fun-to-drive crossover vehicle. Building on its successful first year of production, the Torrent continues to expand the brand’s performance boundaries with a host of safety, ride, interior and convenience enhancements for 2007.
Ion continues to demonstrate Saturn’s commitment to provide excellent customer care with value, refinement, comfort and safety. With estimated fuel economy ratings of 35 miles per gallon on the highway and a standard 145-horsepower engine, the Ion helps small-car buyers save some money at the pump without sacrificing performance.
The Solstice is a true sport car with a near 50/50 weight distribution for balanced handling and feel. The model features rear-wheel drive, four-wheel independent SLA suspensions and 18-inch aluminum alloy wheels. Drivers have a choice between a standard Aisin five-speed close-ratio manual transmission and an optional five-speed automatic.
After receiving important comfort, safety and drive enhancements in 2006, the 2007 Aveo5 gets even better. To the versatility, roominess and five-star safety record that have made Aveo5 a popular choice in the U.S. , Chevy adds an even more confident, quiet and dynamic driving experience - as well as generous features that are rare in this segment.
GMC’s more than 100-year heritage of building professional grade vehicles marks a new era with the introduction of the 2007 Sierra lineup. The trucks are all-new and elevate industry standards with segment-best V-8 power and fuel efficiency, along with agile ride and handling and the quietest interior of any full-size truck.
The services of a personal trip guide are standard on the 2007 Buick LaCrosse with the addition of OnStar’s Directions & Connections Plan with Turn-by-Turn Navigation.
Buick’s premium midsize sedan also includes a tire-pressure monitoring system standard on all trim levels for greater convenience and peace of mind.
Chevrolet Silverado is GM’s best-selling vehicle and has earned its reputation for top-notch performance, dependability and capability. Silverado also is known for having one of the broadest model ranges in the industry, with a diverse array of body styles and powertrains that combine to create the vehicles to meet every full-size pickup customer’s needs, whether professional or personal.
With more than 84,000 sales in its first year, the Chevy Equinox quickly established itself as one of the standouts of the compact SUV segment in 2004. Sleek styling, available all-wheel drive, innovative interior storage and generous rear-seat legroom comfort contributed to Equinox’s rookie-of-the-year status, along with anticipated quadruple five-star government ratings for frontal and side impacts (based on 2005 Equinox NHTSA testing).
Professional Grade is about delivering more than what the customer expects. In Canyon’s case, it’s more power, more comfort, more cargo room and a wide range of model configurations - all in a nimble, midsize truck package. For 2006, Canyon delivers a new ZQ8 sport suspension package, SLT trim on Extended and Crew Cab models, the GM Passenger Sensing (air bag) System for front seat passengers and a host of new interior and exterior colors.
The all-new 2007 Cadillac Escalade EXT brings unmatched versatility to the completely redesigned Escalade family of luxury SUVs. Blending pickup truck-style functionality into a thoroughly luxurious Escalade, the EXT model joins the extended ESV model to create the industry’s largest family of luxury SUVs.
Buying a pickup often means sacrificing comfort and style for practicality. Truck drivers usually have to travel economy class in return for the ability to carry large loads with them.
But Mazda doesn’t believe it needs to be this way. That’s why the 2006 Mazda B-Series truck has been designed to give its owners the best of both worlds - great carrying capacity and a comfortable and refined cabin.
Pontiac Montana SV6 has the rugged looks of an SUV and the versatility of a mid-van. It is a crossover sport van for customers who want it all: spacious passenger room, multi-configurable interior, and a smooth, sedan-like ride all wrapped up in bold, SUV-like styling. Montana SV6 also offers segment-leading in-vehicle entertainment choices, including PhatNoise and its 40-gigabyte removable hard drive for storing and playing music, movies, video games and more.
A longtime symbol of Cadillac luxury, the DeVille takes on new life as the DTS for 2006. From its Cadillac-signature exterior styling and luxurious interior to its powerful, refined ride characteristics and safety and convenience technologies, theDTS is one of the nameplate’s latest iterations of Cadillac luxury and continues the division’s product renaissance.
It’s a pleasure to devote yourself to something. The result can be addiction. And it can happen fast with the Steinmetz Astra Twin Top. Exciting design with additional aerodynamic components, accessories in the interior and the wheel and tyre combinations up to 19“ rims, will have both owners and observers in raptures again. Sporting and elegant, and ready for any weather, it’s always at its best.
Ford Crown Victoria is a sedan for traditional large-car buyers who seek the features offered in the American cars they grew up with - roominess, comfort, smooth ride, V-8 power and rear-wheel-drive handling. Size, safety and dependability remain hallmarks of the Crown Victoria, which continues to earn the government’s highest, five-star frontal crash rating for the driver and front passenger.
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The new Nolan N102 is the result of the experience gained with the N100 and N101, undisputed leaders on the market of flip-up full-face helmets. In terms of functionality and design, the Nolan N102 benefits from the knowledge acquired through the development and fine tuning of the two previous models. It is also the expression of the special attention Nolan pays to the ongoing functional and aesthetic improvement of its products, which has led to the creation of an even more elegant and (...)
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