Autos news

National Plug in Day Electrifies 65 Cities across the Nation

Free electric and plug-in hybrid car event, The National Plug in Day 2012 was celebrated and demonstrated in sixty five cities of the United States, including thousands of electric owners, buyers and makers. The objective of National Plug in Day is to make people more familiar with electric cars, buses etc. These cars are so reliable that it does not need to change oil, no tune ups. Moreover, electric vehicles have ten times less moving parts than a gasoline car. The interesting thing is that, there is no fuel tank, spark plug, clutch or catalytic converter, so it is safe to drive and Eco friendly.

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Autos news

HRT owners in talks to sell F1 team

The Spanish HRT Formula 1 team formerly known as Hispania Racing, has confirmed on its official website that they are looking for a new owner after being put for sale by Thesan Capital (A Spanish investment Company) and in this respect negotiations with interested parties are ongoing.

The Madrid based firm Thesan Capital said that, it was for the team to find a new owner that would help it move forward. The team based on two current drivers Indian Narain Karthikeyan and Spanish Veteran Pedro Del La Rosa, who have yet to score a point in the three years. Now HRT has developed links with Chinese players Ma Qing Hua.

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Honda

Honda Develops Three New Sport Hybrid Systems

November 13th , 2012 – Honda Motor Company Limited has introduced a new one-motor hybrid system called sports hybrid intelligent dual clutch drive system, a lightweight and compact one-motor hybrid system optimized for small-sized vehicles.

This new hybrid system will be the latest addition consists of three different Honda hybrid systems which are:

One motor sport hybrid intelligent dual clutch drive.

This system is similar to the hybrid system, which is deployed in Honda’s current hybrid model with the assumption that it uses a dual clutch transmission rather than a CVT. This new designed intelligent dual clutch one motor drive unit has 30% more efficiency value as compared to conventional one motor hybrid system. This system has 4 cylinders, 1.5 liter cycle engine for 7 speeds with a high output motor and efficient Lithium-ion battery.

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SUVs

Top 5 Suvs for 2012

Long gone are the days of SUVs only being for the rough and rugged terrain of the outback. Whether it is to transport the family, carry the dogs or simply to just ride up high – SUVs can assume many roles. If you are in the market for one, the top 5 SUVs for 2012 are as follows:

    5. BMW X6M – $90,000
BMW’s X6 M is the high powered equivalent to the X6 crossover SUV. With a twin-turbo 4.4 liter V8 engine, the X6 M uses many of the same conventions as the X5. Equipped with 555 horsepower, this SUV also gets 12 mpg in the city and 17 mpg on the highway.

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Driving Tips

10 Professional Tip for Women Driving Safely

It is a common view that, women can drive relatively safe as compared to man. While the risks for women driving is not tolerated. It is still worth taking a few measurements that can protect you from any harm you face as a female driver. Our objective is to educate women to drive safely. Let us share some professional tips regarding female driving.

1. Keep your Vehicle safe

If your car is unsafe, then you should check it up properly because it is very necessary for your safety point of view. One of the most common maintenance problems is improper tire air pressure. High or low air pressure can disturb the performance especially when you drive on  superhighways.  Also check your vehicle brakes if you feel some softness or vibration in the brake pedal, immediately check out by mechanic.

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Latest Cars

Tata Nano – The Cheapest Car

Tata Nano, a car manufactured by Tata Motors, is strictly for city and large town dwellers. Manufactured and sold exclusively in India– this car is said to be the cheapest car in the world today. It was first launched in the year 2009 and has undergone some changes after its inception based on many user reviews. The cost too has increased but it still remains the lowest-cost car in India today. A good place to look for used or new Tata Nano cars would be www.gaadi.com.

 

These are some of its features:

Engine:

  • Type: 646 cc, 2 Cylinder, MPFi
  • Maximum Power: 38 ps@5500 rpm
  • Maximum Torque: 51 nm@4000
  • Top speed: 105 kmph

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