Polestar, owned by Volvo, announced that its first model - the Polestar 1 sports coupe - will appear in the markets of the US, China, Norway, Germany, the Netherlands and Sweden. Special salons of the brand will open in 2019, but already the number of those who want to buy this machine exceeds the planned production volumes.
Polestar will sell its debut model not only by subscription with monthly payments.
While some people call LeEco's initiative to develop a series E-class electric car along with the projects of its Faraday Future subsidiary, a soap bubble and loud ambitions, supported in reality by only non-functional concepts, the manufacturer himself is now demonstrating to the world community a pre-series prototype. An updated version of the stylish liftback with an electric motor, called LeSEE Pro, the developers brought to Los Angeles.
At the CES-2018 electronics show in Las Vegas, the Chinese Byton SIV electric locomotive with an innovative autopilot system will be introduced. Sales of the model should begin in 2019, and its value will be 300 thousand yuan ($ 45 thousand).
The design of Byton SIV is still kept secret, and therefore presented only a few teasers of the model. On the images you can see the original LED optics. It is known that the length of the car will be 4800 mm, and the wheelbase - 2950 mm.
October 1, 1960 from the assembly line came the first "Zaporozhets", who received the nickname "humpbacked" in the people.
In the second half of the 1950s, the standard of living of the population of the USSR began to grow rapidly. The question arose about the mass production of a compact and affordable car for sale for personal use.
Moskvich-401 - by that time had become thoroughly obsolete. The next model Moskvich-402 was significantly more expensive (retail price - 15 000 rubles.
Alfa Romeo Stelvio - compact crossover class "K1" with front or all-wheel drive. The world premiere of the model took place at the Los Angeles Auto Show in November 2016.
Italian designers managed to give the first "SUV" Alfa Romeo elegant design, inherent in all models of the company. Thus, the front part of Stelvio received a triangular-shaped grille with a pair of additional horizontal air intakes in the bumper.
The company Koenigsegg announced the completion of orders for hypercarriers Regera: all 80 copies from the planned series have already found buyers. Recall, Regera was first shown in 2015 at the Geneva Motor Show. The highlight of the car was the lack of gearbox: the proprietary power plant KDD (Koenigsegg Direct Drive) includes biturbo-watch 5.0 (1115 hp) and three electric motors.
With a sprint from 0 to 60 miles per hour (96 km / h) for almost an incredible 1.9 seconds? Yes, this is such a new sports car - a sports car made in Taiwan.
The most curious thing is that even though it's a sports car, but it's trained to ride off-road even. That's impressive for real!
Huge power in 1360 hp comes from four electric motors. Dynamics is just a hurricane. The figures in front of you are 0-62 mph (0-100 km / h) in 1.8 seconds, 0-124 mph (0-200 km / h) in 5.1 seconds.
Stonic, created on the platform of the new Kia Rio, looks more aggressive and emotional, attracting attention with sharp body lines, expressive projection front and LED tail lights, and a bright color scheme.
When it comes to Kia Stonic, the words "style" and "practicality" can be safely put in one row. The car was spacious in terms of class B-SUV salon, in which people of different builds will feel comfortable and cozy.
Messerschmitt KR200 was a three-wheeled motocross designed by an air engineer Fritz Fend and built from 1955 to 1964 at the German factory Messerschmitt, which was known for the production of military aircraft.
At that time, Messerschmitt was temporarily prohibited from engaging in the construction of aviation equipment, and for this reason engineers turned to civil needs and sought fame in the automotive industry.
The first BMW Isetta appeared in April 1955. It was a BMW-modernized Italian Iso Isetta, the main design elements of which remained intact, but the car was radically modernized, and the front suspension was also changed.
On BMW Isetta installed a more reliable, single-cylinder four-stroke engine M240 built on the basis of the power unit from the motorcycle BMW R25 / 3.