The 2012 Tesla Model S is a four-door electric car set for sale in 2012. However, Tesla Vice President and Chief Engineer Peter Rawlinson is aware that he’ll need to persuade Americans that the car is very safe before he has any opportunity of advising them to buy it.
New models and redesigns bring a breath of fresh air every new year. Typically you pay a premium for these newly minted versions. Not this year, however. The buying service of the non-profit Consumers’ Checkbook organization, to help us search for our Best New picks, they found winners are selected determined by performance, safety and value, plus our own driving opinions.
As one of the most anticipated Japanese sport coupes in history, Subaru BRZ was criticized that the 200-horsepower output simply just isn’t enough. So the automaker has already started working on an STI model of the BRZ. Atoshi Atake,Subaru’s global marketing manager, advised Auto Express, “Let me say this – we will definitely satisfy our customers. We are already focusing on a faster version.”
If you do not already know, E15 is a mixture of 85% gasoline and 15% ethanol. Ethanol can be produced from common crops such as potatoes and corn. Unlike petroleum and coal, corn is very efficient because it is farmed and is widely grown. Since ethanol comes from a renewable energy source, it is cheaper than gasoline alone. The automotive industry is slowing changing and carmakers are well aware of that by producing “flex-fuel” cars that can safely run on blends up to 85% ethanol. In October 2010, the EPA granted a waiver that allowed cars with the model year (my) of 2007 and newer to use E15. (epa.gov) Then in January 21, 2012, the EPA said that light duty vehicles and passengers cars with my2001 and newer can safely use E15 as well. The use of ethanol is increasing and we can expect to see price wars between gasoline and ethanol companies as soon as summer starts (hybridcars.com). This competition will help stimulate the economy and protect the environment at the same time.
It goes without saying that a car-door lock is an important part to keep your car safe while you’re not around. For that reason if you realize your car-door lock cannot working properly, it need to pay attention. Repairing the lock is not very difficult as long as you follow the steps below. By the way, fixing car-door lock may not be suitable for everyone to try simply because it needs some physical aspects.
It’s a clearly American characteristic to want what’s next. Yes, Americans are spoiled with too many options in every type of item, specifically cars. Where we haven’t stopped loving—and lusting after—the cool car around the next bend. With that in mind, here’s we introduce 5 awesome cars under $50,000 that will available for sale in the next year.Let’s have a look at them.
2013 Ford Focus ST
The new Focus revealed in the U.S., with at least a 2.0-liter, direct-injected, 160-hp motor and variable valve timing, as well as a five-speed manual. However, the vehicle to wait for is the 2013 Focus ST, which debuts in early 2012.
The current year has shown up as the period when some of the mid-size cars in the market gained a considerable increase in sales. This could imply that many car buyers would rather buy mid-size sedans over the other version of cars. In an effort to offer a vivid picture of the car sales condition in the US, a shortlist of the 5 best-selling car models is listed below.
1. Toyota Camry
Even while it didn’t find the new convertible body-style we were looking for, the GT sports car from Germany’s Artega has been previewed with a wide breathtaking glass roof at 2012 Geneva Motor Show.
We say preview as the vehicle in Geneva is still at concept, even though provided the great feedback we wouldn’t be shocked to see the glass choice made available to consumers in the not too distant future.
Usually, top car picks should meet our requirements in three aspects: First, road test. Top cars must rank at or near the top of its category in overall test score.Second, safety. Top models must work well if involved in accident or rollover tests carried out by the government or the insurance industry. Third, reliability. Each must have got an average or better predicted-reliability Rating, dependent on the problems Consumer Reports subscribers reported on 1.3 million cars.
Our Top Picks are the best car models in the categories, selected from the more than 260 cars we’ve recently tested. For car buyers, they are a great place to start. To learn how other models stack up, see our ratings in our model overviews.
The 2013 Cadillac ATS rides on a new rear-wheel-drive platform, and the result is vehicle that’s about 8 inches shorter in length than the larger CTS car. Cadillac’s wonderful design language has been refreshed for the smaller sedan, with flat surfaces ans angular lines found throughout the four-door’s design. of course, Cadillac is quite satisfied with the way the ATS looks, yet what’s most significant about this car is its overall performance. Not surprisingly, the ATS will be the latest shot at a smaller vehicle to compete the BMW 3 Series, still the best-selling high-class car in America.