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Italian automaker Vygor, the appearance of which was first announced in late September of this year, published a second version of the image design model Opera. We also learned that the engine and all-wheel drive with active differentials will be borrowed from the “charged” sedan Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.
The first version of the crossover Vygor debuted in mid-October and the new version differs from the design of a front bumper, which, according to the company, makes the car look aggressive. The second design option “Opera”, according to developers, gives the car a more “elegant and exclusive” look.
It is expected that a serial crossover Vygor will propose modifications to both the front bumper. In addition, the machine will be available three trim levels: All-Road, Easy and Extreme. The first of them will get 18-inch wheels, the second – 20-inch and a third – 22-inch.
This “Opera” is the tubular frame, which are attached to aluminum body panels. The suspension crossover plan to use Ohlins dampers with remote reservoirs.
The two-liter turbo “Lancer” to finalize the model Vygor company Terrosi, after which the unit will be available in three capacities – 300, 350 and 420 horsepower. Among the transmissions – manual and automatic transmission.
The most powerful engine option will allow 1580-pound crossover to accelerate to “hundreds” of 4.9 seconds. Maximum speed – 260 kilometers per hour.
The cost of new SUV in Europe at least 140,000 euros.
The company will introduce a new Tesla electric SUV at the Detroit auto show in January 2012.
New model will be built on the same basis as the sedan Tesla Model S. Technical details of the crossover has not been disclosed. According to muscovite, the car will receive “the longest in its class salon space”.
Will produce a crossover at the former California factory “Toyota.” According to preliminary information, Tesla Model X crossover will go on sale in 2013.
Currently, the only production car in the lineup, “Tesla” is a Roadster. In addition, the company began accepting applications sedan Model S. On a fully charged battery it is able to pass 480 kilometers. At the same time accelerate from zero to 96 mph takes 5.6 seconds for the machine. The cost of a sedan in the U.S. (including U.S. government subsidies) starts at 49.9 thousand dollars.
Czech company Skoda plans in 2012 or 2013 to provide the public a new crossover car.
Experts believe that the machine that does not have a name, will be based on Volkswagen Touareg SUV.
All new crossover will be equipped not only gasoline and diesel engines, and hybrid.