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Toyota Prius Minivan???

Posted in Auto with tags , on April 16, 2010 by A. Beezy

Rumors have it that Toyota is making plans to release a hybrid minivan under the Prius family-tree sometime in 2011. The minivan will feature three row seating for up to seven passengers, and use the Toyota developed lithium-ion battery pack. Toyota plans to keep the hybrid near current minivan retail prices. No further details are available but stay posted for more info.
(Pictured above Toyota Hybrid X concept)

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Mercedes-Benz G-350 w/ BlueTEC Technology

Posted in Auto with tags , , , on March 2, 2010 by A. Beezy

Mercedes-Benz is going greener than grass with the release of the new G-Class SUV. The G-350 will be equipped with Merecedes’ engineered AdBlue solution, which is able to reduce diesel emissions. When introduced to exhuast gas the BlueTEC technology is able to alter nitrogen oxide, up to 80%, to simple water and nitrogen. The solution is refilled via a blue valve at Mercedes service stations and last about 7,400 miles.

2011 Rolls-Royce Ghost

Posted in Auto on September 7, 2009 by A. Beezy

The folks over at Rolls-Royce recently released images and a video of the 2011 Rolls Royce Ghost, which is being previewed next week at the Frankfurt autoshow. The beastly 6.6 liter V12 engines produces a whopping 563 horses for your driving pleasure. The Ghost features all the amenities you would expect including coach style doors with the hidden umbrella holder. No pricing or official release date but stayed tuned.

Ashton Martin V12 Roadster

Posted in Auto on May 13, 2009 by A. Beezy

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With the unvieling of the super limited Asthon Martin V12 Vantage coupe at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show, Ashton Martin has decided to release a roadster flavored model as well. Pictures of the equally limited V12 Roadster have surfaced and with  a  top speed of 190 mph and being able to accelerate from 0-60 in about 4 seconds the V12 roadster is quite sporty. The public unvieling will be later this year at the 2009  Frankfurt Motor Show in September. Via World Car Fans

2010 Chevy Camaro

Posted in Auto on April 17, 2009 by A. Beezy

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With a 6.2 liter V8 engine producing 422 hp the 2010 Chevy Camaro will defintely give Ford’s prized pony a run this year. More info here 

2010 E63 AMG

Posted in Auto on April 13, 2009 by A. Beezy

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To launch the new E-Class series Mercedez-Benz unveiled the new 2010 E63 AMG at the New York Auto Show last week. The new AMG E63 features a 6.3 liter V8 engine, LED daytime driving lights, reduced fuel consumption (a 12% reduction), four individual driving modes, and a host of other features. Expect these to hit the US in November. Via Auto Blog

2010 Land Rover LR4

Posted in Auto on April 7, 2009 by A. Beezy

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With the New York Auto Show around the corner Land Rover has released some of the specs for the 2010 Land Rover LR4. The new LR4 features a 375 hp V8 engine, 6 speed auto transmission, push button start, and LED front end lights. The interior isn’t slacking either with a roomy interior for 7 , a 5 in LCD screen fit with a navagation system and a new portable Audio Interface fashioned for flash drives and mp3 player. Via AutoBlog