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Entries from April 2010

2011 Hyundai Elantra

April 29th, 2010 · No Comments

Hyundai unveiled today the next generation of its Elantra model, known as the Hyundai Avantre in Korea, at the 2010 Busan International Motor Show. The new Elantra continues Hyundai’s ‘fluidic sculpture’ design style in a package that most automakers would describe today as a “four-door coupe“. No word about any technical details yet, but the [...]

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2012 Hyundai Veloster

April 29th, 2010 · No Comments

Here are the first spy shots of the heavy camouflaged Hyundai Veloster. Despite the heavy camo, the lighting units the center-mounted exhaust and the sloping roofline were all evident. On the inside you can see a symmetrical dash with a prominent center stack. The 2012 Hyundai Veloster features heated seats, a push-button ignition, chrome door [...]

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2012 Opel Ampera (Chevrolet Volt)

April 26th, 2010 · 2 Comments

GM has unveiled the first photos of its pre-production 2012 Opel Ampera. Its a European version of the American Chevrolet Volt, which will be assembled at the plant in Warren, Michigan. As General Motors said, the pre-production cars will not be sold at dealerships, but will be used for testing and validating the production intent [...]

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Porsche Panamera with trailer

April 22nd, 2010 · 3 Comments

Thanks to Alex, our reader from Russia. Hard to believe and must see. Its a Porsche Panamera (MSRP: $90,000 – $130,000) with a cheapest russian cargo trailer. Things you can’t see every day even in Moscow. If you catch something like that, mail to carblcom@gmail.com

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Chinese Porsche Cayenne Clone

April 21st, 2010 · No Comments

Here is a ugly Porsche Cayenne clone with a Bentley-style large chrome grille made by Huatai, China’s clone-loving auto manufacturer. The new clone, called Huatai B35, will make its world premiere at this month’s 2010 Beijing Auto Show, the Huatai B35 “improves” upon the first generation Cayenne’s looks by adopting a very Bentley-like fascia with [...]

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VIDEO: 2011 BMW M1

April 21st, 2010 · No Comments

Here is the first ever video of the 2011 BMW M1 production body test mule hotlapping the Nurburgring, as well as footage from near the track. The camouflaged BMW M1 looks fast and very firmly planted around the turns, with minimal bodyroll.

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VIDEO: 2011 BMW X3 Spied

April 20th, 2010 · No Comments

The second-generation of BMW’s X3 SUV has been spied testing somewhere on the public roads of Germany. Based on the next 3-Series platform architecture, the new 2011 BMW X3 will come with all-wheel drive, though it is possible that the BMW may also offer rear-wheel drive only variants of the compact SUV.

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Renault Laguna Coupe Monaco GP Limited Edition

April 20th, 2010 · No Comments

Look at the pics of the limited production model of the Renault’s Laguna Coupe called “Monaco GP”. The Monaco GP Limited Edition features a Pearlescent White metallic paint job with contrasting Pearl Black roof, a set of black 18-inch ‘Interlagos’ alloy wheels and matching folding door mirrors. Inside, the limited Laguna Coupe features a dark [...]

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GPS suction cup mount

April 20th, 2010 · No Comments

Handmade GPS suction cup mount. A cheap solution Submitted by Peter.

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