Peugeot 908 HDi FAP Hybrid

September 15, 2008

Peugeot Sport has presented its new race car, the 908 HDi FAP, at the final round of the 2008 Le Mans Series at Silverstone, this weekend. The 908 HDi FAP is equipped with a hybrid power plant featuring a kinetic energy recovery system.

The 908 HDi FAP’s “HY” technology allows a proportion of the kinetic energy produced under braking to be either recovered or stored. With this, the 908 HY efficiency could be improved where with the combination of the stored mechanical energy and the energy produced by the internal combustion engine, the performance could be enhanced with no increase in the amount of energy consumed. Apart from that, the stored mechanical energy could reduce the fuel consumption but still getting the same level of performance.

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TETSU Bentley Continental GTR

September 14, 2008

Apart from the Bentley Continental Flying Spur bodykit that was released by ASI (Accuracy.Spirit.Imagination), the Japanese tuner has presented their TETSU Bentley Continental GTR upgrade package which will debut at the SEMA 2008.

The TETSU Bentley Continental GTR is powered by a modified 6.0-liter W12 engine that produces 800 hp. As for the appearance upgrade, the vehicle features two-tone paint scheme, wide body kit, LED daytime running lights, a revised hood and front grille, new side skirts and GT-style wing and 22-inch forged chrome wheels.

O.CT Tuning Audi R8 and RS6 Avant

September 14, 2008

O.CT Tuning, Audi tuning specialist from Austria, has released their tuning package for the Audi R8 supercar and the RS6 Avant Station Wagon.

The O.CT Tuning Audi R8 is equipped with custom exhaust system which consists of special ODB port hook up and intake and exhaust components to increase the performance of the supercar. The 4.2-liter V8 engine now able to produce 446 hp (332 kW) and maximum torque of 450 Nm, an increase of 26 hp (19 kW) and 20 Nm from the stock engine.

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Mercedes-Benz ConceptFASCINATION

September 13, 2008

Mercedes-Benz will present its latest concept car at the 2008 Paris International Motor Show in October. The car is ConceptFASCINATION coupe which is sporty and elegant with a large luggage compartment.

The Mercedes-Benz ConceptFASCINATION previews the next generation E-Class and is powered by a 2.2-liter four-cylinder diesel engine which features BlueTEC and AdBlue technology producing 204 hp (150 kW).

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Kleeman Mercedes-Benz CLK 63 AMG Black Series

September 13, 2008

Kleeman, Mercedes-Benz tuner, has introduced its tuning package for the already powerful Mercedes-Benz CLK 63 AMG Black Series.

At the exterior, the Kleeman Mercedes-Benz CLK 63 AMG Black Series features wide fenders which could accommodate 20-inch 3 piece Kleeman TS-6 wheels, 10-inch wide wrapped in 255/30 tires on the front axle and 11-inch wide in 305/25 tires on the rear.

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ASI Bentley Continental Flying Spur Bodykit

September 11, 2008

ASI (Accuracy.Spirit.Imagination), Japanese car tuner, has released its appearance upgrade kit for the Bentley Continental Flying Spur after a year of development.

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