Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X Race Car

September 16, 2008

Mitsubishi Motors UK has announced that it is developing a race-going version of the Lancer Evolution X in association with Southampton-based vehicle importation and compliance specialists SVA UK. The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X race car will be competed at the Britcar Championship and will be driven by SVA’s managing director and former BTCC regular James Kaye and two other drivers who are yet to be named.

The racing version of the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X race car is being constructed by ADR Motorsport, the same firm that already built and run the two-works Mitsubishi currently competing in the British Rally Championship. The race car will make its first public appearance and compete for the first time scheduled for the weekend of September 20th and 21st at the Britcar 24-hour race at Silverstone and will appear in the official red and chrome Ralliart livery.

2009 Honda City Launched In Thailand

September 14, 2008

Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co.,Ltd. (HATC) has released and began the sales of the new 2009 Honda City starting on September 2008. The third generation Honda City is categorised in the 1.5-liter subcompact sedan category and equipped with a 1.5-liter i-VTEC engine mated to either a 5-speed automatic or a 5-speed manual transmission.

The new Honda City is 4,395 mm long, 1,695 mm wide and 1,470 mm tall thus making it 5 mm longer, 5 mm wider and 25 mm lower than the previous model.

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INGS N-SPEC Honda Fit/Jazz

September 12, 2008

Japanese tuning specialist, ings+1, has released its latest appearance upgrade for the 2009 Honda FIT/Jazz.

The ings N-SPEC Fit bodykit features a new front bumper, a new rear bumper, side skirts, a rear wing and also a carbon aero bonnet.

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2009 Toyota Avensis Update

September 11, 2008

Toyota has released more images of the third generation Avensis which will make its official debut at the 2008 Paris International Motor Show in October. Among the images are the interior and the station wagon (Tourer) model.

The 2009 Toyota Avensis was designed, engineered and built at the ED2, Toyota’s design studio in France.

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Wald Nissan GT-R R35 Sports Line Update

September 9, 2008

Wald International has updated its Nissan GT-R R35 Sports Line details with new images of the interior.

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Honda Insight Concept

September 5, 2008

Honda will unveil for the first time its new small hybrid vehicle known as the Insight at the 2008 Paris International Auto Show on 2 October 2008 which shares styling cues with the Honda FCX Clarity.

The Honda Insight is a 5-door, 5-passenger hatchback hybrid vehicle that will go on sale in the US next spring and will be priced significantly below other hybrids available today. It was reported from other sites that the Honda Insight will be priced at $18,000.

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