2008-2013 Peugeot 308 R Hybrid Service Repair There may have been a time when buyers had to choose between hybrid propulsion and performance prowess, but if the latest generation of hybrid hypercars have come to teach us anything, it’s that those times are disappearing like so many lane markers on the road behind us. And Peugeot is embodying that notion in the vehicle you see here. Peugeot 308 2007-2013 Petrol Diesel Workshop Repair Service Manual
Set to be unveiled at the Shanghai Motor Show next week, the 308 R Hybrid combines the best of both worlds. It’s based on Peugeot’s mainstream sedan, but upgrades with a high-performance, plug-in-hybrid powertrain. A 1.6-liter turbo four is paired to two electric motors: one at the rear axle and one at the front, linked to the six-speed transmission. The result is a combined output of 500 horsepower, netting a 0-62-miles-per-hour time of 4.0 seconds flat, and covering the thousand-meter (3,281-foot) sprint in 22 seconds. All of which makes it far more radical than the conventional 308 R hot hatch concept presented at the last Frankfurt show.
Produced by the same Peugeot Sport operation that ran the company’s Le Mans, Dakar, Pikes Peak and other recent racing efforts, the 308 R Hybrid also features 19-inch wheels with low-profile tires riding on a wider track, additional ventilation carved into the bodywork, a beefed-up body kit, upgraded brakes, a leather interior with four bucket seats and a two-tone metallic blue and matte black paint job.
Pie-in-the-French-blue-sky as the 308 R Hybrid seems, we doubt it’ll ever see the inside of a showroom – or the outside of a convention center, for that matter. Peugeot is introducing a warmed-over 308S hatchback for the Chinese market at the same show, however, and there’s already the performance-oriented 308 GT available to buyers around the world. Peugeot has only released on image of the 308 R Hybrid, but we’ll be sure to update you when more images surface.
2016 Ford Explorer Truck, Design, Specs – Car Service The 2016 Ford Explorer gets a major refresh, with a smoother bodywork and stronger 2.3 L EcoBoost joining the engine lineup. Price of the base model: $30700.
Over the 25 years that the Explorer has been sold, it has progressively moved on up, from a basic, family-oriented rough wagon to car that today feels more sophisticated. It feels like it should wear a luxury badge because of some of its equipment levels. The 2016 Ford Explorer gets a major refresh, now it has more smoother bodywork, upgraded feature set, quieter interior, and a stronger 2.3 L EcoBoost four-cylinder joining the engine lineup. If you think thats all, you are wrong, with the new model, Ford is finally maximizing its potential with the introduction of a new Platinum model. (more…)
2008-2013 Nissan skyline gtr r34 import Taxes – Car Service It’s finally here. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, that’s right: after nearly three months of waiting, and transit, and customs, and preparation, my Nissan Skyline GT-R has finally completed its 10000-mile journey from Japan to.
It’s finally here. Yes, gentlemen and ladies, that’s right: after nearly three months of waiting, and transit, and customs, and preparation, my Nissan Skyline GT-R has finally completed its 10,000-mile journey from Japan to America. I’ve welcomed it with open arms, and also the occasional curse word when I try to get into the driver’s seat by walking up to the passenger door. 2008-2013 Nissan skyline gtr r34 import Taxes – Car Service
You ‘d know all about my new Skyline GT-R if you followed me on Twitter, because I’ve been posting photos of it there like a first-time mother with Facebook access. I was especially proud of this photo from the Richmond airport, where I posed the Skyline– one of the most exciting high-performance Japanese cars of all time– with a sign welcoming me to Virginia, a state where they’ll give you a speeding ticket if your dog runs too fast at the park.
Today, I’m going to tell you the story of picking up the Skyline and driving it home, starting from the very first moment where I climbed in, twisted the key, fired up the engine, and couldn’t find reverse.
I’ve also summed up this story in a video, which is included below for your viewing pleasure. Since I’m aware that many of your workplaces have instituted a ban on motion pictures, I will also recount the experience for you the old-fashioned way: by writing about it on the Internet.
The story begins back in December, when I asked you what car I should buy to replace my Ferrari, and you overwhelmingly told me to import a Nissan Skyline GT-R from Japan. I called up Japanese Classics, noted importer of automobiles I crashed in Gran Turismo 2, and we spent the next two months on the phone once a week in order to fully report on the process of importing a car, from start to finish.
The 2016 Ford Explorer Police Interceptor – Chicago After showing us what the headlight pattern of the upcoming police version of the Ford Explorer would look like (I hope you memorized it!), Dear http://www.guideautoweb.com/en borns manufacturer just unveiled the rest.
After showing us what the headlight pattern of the upcoming police version of the Ford Explorer would look like (I hope you memorized it!), Dearborns manufacturer just unveiled the rest of the SUVs specifications.
Here are some important numbers, just in case you ever think about running away from this police vehicle (a practice that The Car Guide does not endorse): The base engine is a 3.7-litre V6 with 304 horsepower. Police departments that need more power can opt for the 3.5-litre Ecoboost, with its 365 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque. Regardless of the chosen engine, all-wheel drive comes standard, as does a six-speed automatic gearbox. This transmission also comes with Pursuit Mode, which quickens shifts.
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The 2016 Ford Explorer gets a significant refresh, with smoother bodywork, an improved feature set, quieter interiors, and a stronger, more widely available 2.3-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder joining the lineup.From the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, Cars.coms Kelsey Mays takes a look at the 2016 Ford Explorer.
But thats not all. Over the nearly 25 years that the Explorer has been sold (2016 marks that anniversary), its gradually moved on up, from being a rather basic, family-oriented rugged wagon to one that today feels more sophisticated and, in some of its equipment levels, feels like it could have a luxury badge. With the 2016 Explorer, Ford is at last maximizing that potential with the introduction of a new Explorer Platinum model. http://thecarconnection.com/
For 2016, Ford has carried over the side sheetmetal of the Explorer but changed just about everything else. With new front and rear styling, the Explorer has a more finished and finely detailed look than ever before. (more…)