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News Today: Dual clutch in MINI, A-Class New Interior and more

News Today: Dual clutch in MINI, A-Class New Interior and more

World Automotive News

1. DOUBLE CLUTCH TRANSMISSION IN THE MINI
Extremely fast gear changes, a high degree of shift comfort and optimised efficiency – just some of the benefits of the new 7-speed Steptronic automatic double clutch transmission available for the MINI 3-Door Hatch, MINI 5-Door Hatch and the MINI Convertible. What a great news!

2. NEW INTERIOR FOR A-CLASS

News Today: Dual clutch in MINI, A-Class New Interior and more

The interior of the A-Class is a completely new departure, and revolutionises the compact class from the inside with a new feeling of spaciousness. The unique architecture is particularly marked by the avantgarde design of the dashboard.

3. MCLAREN 720S NAMED EVO CAR OF THE YEAR 2017

News Today: Dual clutch in MINI, A-Class New Interior and more

Performance car title “evo” today celebrates British motoring success with the announcement of its Car of the Year awards. Great news have arrived to the McLaren 720S being named both Car of the Year and Best Supercar of 2017.

4. KIA STINGER GETS FIVE STARS

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Such an awesome news as Euro NCAP has awarded the Kia Stinger its highest possible safety rating of five stars. The gran turismo’s high levels of safety is underpinned by its advanced high strength steel body, extensive range of advanced driver assistance systems and Electronic Stability Control and Vehicle Stability Management as standard.

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ASTON MARTIN VALKYRIE AMR PRO
The Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro is an extraordinary track-only evolution of the most extreme Aston Martin in history. Developed in parallel with the road car, but freed from the constraints of road use, the super machine sports increased power and torque combined with weight reductions and significantly increased downforce from the all-new aerodynamic package. Capable of achieving lap performance to rival recent Formula One cars, just 25 Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pros will be built. Deliveries are expected in 2020. All cars are sold.

MSO BESPOKE McLAREN 720S
This unique McLaren 720S was built to order as a commission from McLaren Special Operations (MSO). Unveiled on the McLaren stand at the 2017 Dubai International Motor Show, it features an awesome array of standout highlights including MSO-designed satin finish black paintwork and gold-coloured wheels and interior components, rear wing with a famous Bruce McLaren quote, painted in gold Arabic script stylised to echo the Dubai skyline.

LOTUS EXIGE CUP 430
Unlimited in every sense, the new series production Exige Cup 430 is Lotus’ wildest incarnation of its fire-breathing, point-to-point two-seater sports car. A new engine installation which delivers 430 hp and 440 Nm and a new design that generates 220 kg of downforce. With 407 hp per tonne to provide unrivalled performance, 0-60 mph takes a scant 3.2 seconds.

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Japan Motor Show: Beyond the Motor Part 1

Japan Motor Show Beyond the Motor Part 1-Audi Elaine

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The recently concluded Japan Motor Show, themed “Beyond The Motor”, was filled with new cars and exciting concepts. We bring you part 1 of the models which caught our eye. (For more details and information, visit the show’s official website: http://www.tokyo-motorshow.com/en/)

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ALFA ROMEO STELVIO QUADRIFOGLIO

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1. ALFA ROMEO STELVIO QUADRIFOGLIO
> The fastest SUV in its class
> 2.9 V6 Bi-Turbo petrol engine, with 510hp and 600Nm torque, provides acceleration from zero to 62mph in just 3.8 seconds and on to a top speed of 176mph
> Q4 all-wheel drive system with AlfaTM Active Torque Vectoring as standard
> Comprehensive standard equipment is completed by the AlfaTM Connect 3D Nav 8.8-inch infotainment system with Apple Car Play and Android Auto

2. ASTON MARTIN VANQUISH S ULTIMATE
> Ultimate edition based on acclaimed Vanquish S Coupe and Volante.
> Powered by legendary naturally-aspirated 6-litre V12 with 595bhp and a spectacular soundtrack.
> 8-speed Touchtronic III automatic transmission, 3-stage adaptive damping and carbon ceramic brakes.
> Unique detailing, including carbon fibre side strake with rose gold “Ultimate” decal
> Available in three striking paint schemes with choice of three tailored interior themes
> Production volume limited to 175 cars globally.

3. BMW X2
> All new addition to the BMW X range.
> Wide range of model variants available: SE, Sport, M Sport and M Sport X.
> > One engine variant available from launch: xDrive20d.
Further engines added to the line-up in 2018: sDrive20i, X2 sDrive18d and X2 xDrive18d.

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