Daily Archives: February 25, 2013

2013 Mazda CX-5 — Touring Walkaround | Mazda USA

THE 2013 CX-5. CAREFULLY ENGINEERED TO ELIMINATE COMPROMISE. Introducing a feat of engineering previously thought to be impossible: the crossover without compromise. Not only does the all-new Mazda CX-5 offer confident driving, versatility, all-weather capability, spaciousness and advanced features, but it does so with the best highway mpg of any SUV in America—including hybrids.† To make this possible, we developed an entirely new engineering philosophy called SKYACTIV® TECHNOLOGY, which reimagines every component to work together in unprecedented harmony. For more information visit: www.mazdausa.com
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2011 Volkswagen Touareg is the only large SUV to earn IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK

www.eurocarnews.com – Though the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) does not normally evaluate large SUV’s VW requested their newly redesigned Volkswagen Touareg be put through the standard battery of crash test scenarios. The IIHS was happy to oblige and the results showed that the Volkswagen Touareg is the only large SUV to earn TOP SAFETY PICK for 2011.
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2013 Portland Auto Show – Jeep Cherokee Off Road Test Driving – Luxury SUV

Jeep Cherokee Off Road Test Driving on 2013 Portland International Auto Show 24-27 Juanuary 2013. The Portland Auto Show Location: Oregon Convention Center, 777 Northeast Martin Luther King Boulevard, Portland, OR 97232, USA. Interesting Test Driving of Jeep Cherokee 2013 in Portland (Oregon, USA) International Auto Show.
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New Subaru Forester 2013 World Premiere Commercial Japan Carjam TV HD Car TV Show

CARJAM TV – Subscribe Here Now www.youtube.com For The Best Car Videos In The World Like Us Now On Facebook: www.facebook.com Website: www.carjam.tv Radio www.rte.ie Twitter: www.twitter.com Youtube: www.youtube.com The fourth-generation Subaru Forester was launched in Japan since November 13, 2012 and it will be available only in 2.0L engine, in naturally aspirated and turbo guise. Naturally aspirated versions, FB20, will be mated with either a 6-speed manual or a Lineartronic CVT while the turbocharged version, known as the FA20 DIT, lifted from the Subaru Legacy, will be mated exclusively with a Lineartronic CVT. The new Forester incorporates the new AWD control system “X-MODE”, which was developed for the driving on uneven or slippery road condition. Engine, Transmission and VDC are controlled cooperatively. he Forester trim levels are the 2.5X, the 2.5X Premium, the 2.5X Limited and the 2.5XT and 2.5XT Limited both with turbo. The interior colors are either black or light gray with three upholstery selections, including leather.[16] Nine exterior colors are offered, with four colors offered with a pearlescent appearance. Starting July 2008, Subaru no longer offered a special-edition LL Bean trim level on the Forester.[17] The USA 2.5X model has been certified PZEV emissions (Rated 175 hp (130.5 kW) instead 170 hp (126.8 kW)), and a badge has been attached to the rear of the vehicle on the bottom left-hand side of the tailgate. All other USA models have been certified

Crashing New Mercedes M Class SUV Destroyed Euro Auto Safety Quality Testing 2011

Crashing New Mercedes M Class SUV Destroyed Euro Auto Safety Quality Testing 2011

Crashing New Mercedes M Class SUV Destroyed Euro Auto Safety Quality Testing 2011 Euro Crash Test 2011 Auto News SBARTSTV GLOBAL NEWS RARE NEW BREAKING NEWS VIDEO Crash Test 2011 Auto News Drifting and Crash Testing Swerve Evasive Auto Testing Euro Safety Testing 2011 News Euro Auto Safety Accident Tests 2011 Car European Auto Safety Testing 2011 News New Crash Test Video Amazing Car European Auto Safety Testing 2011 News Video provided to us Courtesy Euro NCAP. Euro NCAP announces the results for twelve new vehicles. This month’s top scorers with five stars are the Audi Q3, BMW 1 Series, Chevrolet Captiva, Fiat Freemont, Ford Ranger, Hyundai Veloster, Mercedes M-Class, Opel/Vauxhall Astra and Opel/Vauxhall Zafira Tourer, Lancia Thema and Toyota Yaris. The Lancia Voyager was awarded four stars. The most remarkable result this month is the Ford Ranger, the first pickup to achieve a five star rating, with impressive scores in all areas of Euro NCAP’s assessments. This third generation model was designed and engineered by Ford Australia and marks a significant improvement over the 2 star adult occupant rating of the previous Ranger in 2008. In particular, the Ranger’s 81% pedestrian score is the highest score recorded for pick-ups tested by Euro NCAP so far and therefore sets a new standard in this area.

Toyota Furia Concept Preview – 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Toyota Furia Concept Preview - 2013 Detroit Auto Show

LotPro’s Editor of Automotive Content, Steve Cypher gives you a peek at the new Toyota Furia Concept from the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan. Please visit LotPro’s Blog at www.lotpro.com to read up on the latest reviews or stop by our Flicker page for a complete look at all the cars and trucks from the 2013 North American International Auto Show. www.flickr.com You can read more about the Toyota Furia Concept at Steve’s blog here: www.lotpro.com