Engine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi

© Photo : Audi spider-Man in the Audi A8Engine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi© Photo : Audi

Sale comes in exclusive packaging of crossover Lada Xray over 830 thousand rubles, KIA has fully unveiled the features of the new generation sedan Rio, Peugeot showed the appearance of African pickup, and Executive Audi A8 next generation for the first time will show in the next blockbuster about spider-Man. These and other automotive events of the week — digest, RIA Novosti.

More expensive does not happen

AvtoVAZ announced the start accepting orders for the new version of Lada Xray — Exclusive. For the «exclusive» model with a 1.8-liter 122-horsepower engine and 5-speed «mechanics» will have to pay at least 805 900 rubles, the fee for «robot» 5АМТ will be 25 thousand rubles.

© Photo : LADAСалон car Lada Xray Exclusive Engine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi© Photo : LADAСалон car Lada Xray Exclusive

This Lada Xray were not even ever: the seat is covered with eco-leather and Alcantara light beige steering wheel cover gear selector, and armrests on the front doors are also trimmed in leather and stitched with a light beige thread. On the front panel and door openings, there were glossy black inserts on the pedals — steel lining, and under his feet — the original floor mats. The inscription Exclusive embossed on the seat backs, sills, trunk and frame of the rear doors.

© Photo : LADAЛоготип car Lada Xray Exclusive Engine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi© Photo : LADAЛоготип car Lada Xray Exclusive

Led interior lighting — another greetings from the world of higher class cars. Version Exclusive is based on the Luxe specification, which includes climate control, 17-inch wheels, heated windscreen, rear view camera, sat NAV, twin airbags and other options.

On sale from August

About what will be the fourth generation KIA Rio — the most sold in Russia of the car, RIA Novosti already wrote. Lacked only official images of the sedan, which the Russian representation of the brand shared just now.

© Photo : Kia Motors New KIA Rio Engine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi© Photo : Kia Motors New KIA Rio

KIA Rio is wider and longer than its predecessor, the cabin is now more space for passengers. In addition, improved insulation, but the trunk was slightly smaller — 480 vs 500 litres, but the aperture is now wider, and shipping things easier. Ground clearance has not changed and is still 160.

© Photo : Kia Motors New KIA Rio Engine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi© Photo : Kia Motors New KIA Rio

KIA Rio will get two petrol atmospheric engine: 1.4 Kappa MPI with a capacity of 100 HP and 1.6 Gamma MPI with the capacity of 123 HP Both got 6-speed manual and automatic transmissions. Instead of the power steering was electric power steering, modified suspension settings, body reinforced with high strength materials up to 50 gallons increased fuel capacity.

© Photo : Kia Motors the interior of the new KIA Rio Engine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi© Photo : Kia Motors the interior of the new KIA Rio

Inside was a new instrument panel with a 3.5-inch Central screen, a multimedia system with a display diagonal of seven inches navigation and supports Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, the new lever «machine», heated rear seats, steering wheel and windshield. The only thing that remains a mystery is the price, which promise to disclose closer to August, when the start of sales model.

3D glasses for the working class

Work Ford Sollers is responsible for delivering parts to the Assembly plant in Naberezhnye Chelny, issued 3D glasses HoloLens from Microsoft software Pick by vision («Warehouse in»). According to the automaker, the technology of augmented reality will allow «to raise efficiency of logistics processes and to quickly adapt to new challenges, such as the launch of the new Ford models».

© Ford Motor Company3D glasses in the production of FordEngine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi© Ford Motor Company3D glasses to the production of the Ford

In practice it looks so: the worker wears glasses, and there occur various virtual menu, the required range of parts, quantity, and location. For example, if you need to take part of some physical cells, the points of the arrow will indicate the direction of the search. The worker manages the process by using voice and gestures and, as they say in Ford, the faster cope with the task. Performed with glasses augmented reality job easier to control, and in the case of changes in stock, the program reconfigures itself for half an hour.

«Lasering»

Three companies offering car-share in Russia, decided to equip their vehicles with alcolocks. Until the end of the year on cars «Telemobile», Car5 and YouDrive install breathalyzer, in which customers will blow before you travel. If the device detects alcohol vapors, the engine will not start. In Moscow there are still two operators of car — sharing and Car Anytime Belka, who, apparently, also have to attend to the installation of alcolocks, because in a short time the entire stream of groggy customers will rush to them.

Spider-man and the Audi A8

At the beginning of July on cinema screens will be a new film about the adventures of spider-Man. In addition to the web, fights and special effects in the film for the first time will show the newest Executive class sedan Audi A8. Especially for fans of the film commissioned by Audi was filmed an additional video with spider-Man and prototype of the Audi A8.

Engine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi

The official presentation of the sedan will take place on July 11, and while the company provides information portions. For example, the model will be a new body structure, all its versions will be a hybrid, but the air suspension will resemble a supercomputer in every way to help the driver and passengers. Instead of the usual sway bars they will install the motors that inhibit the rolls. In the upper part of the windshield will accommodate a camera, scanning irregularities, so the sedan will advance to tailor the stiffness of the suspension for a more comfortable passage holes. But the most amazing feature — automatic detection of a lateral collision, in which case the party concerned in advance of the A8 body is lifted eight inches up so that the blow fell not only on the counter and the door, but more strengthened the verge of the body.

Cheaper and more popular

Segment compact SUV (B-SUV) in Europe is growing very quickly and currently holds 7% of the total car sales. The company KIA are confident that within three years, sales of such models will be doubled and so made to buyers own proposal — Stonic.

© Photo : Kia Motors Kia StonicEngine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi© Photo : Kia Motors Kia Stonic

New «Korean» created by all the canons of the genre: vivid design, color combination, colorful interior and, of course, smaller, energy-efficient motors. For young people, and it will be the backbone of audience crossover, created two dozen combinations of body colours and five shades of the roof. KIA Stonic will match a tiny 1.0-liter engine T-GDI (but with the turbine, increasing power to 120 HP) or atmospheric units with a capacity of 1.25 liters and 1.4. All of them are gasoline — diesel engine has only one 1.6-liter.

© Photo : Kia Motors the interior of the car Kia Stonic Engine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi© Photo : Kia Motors the interior of the car Kia Stonic

The creators promise drivers excellent handling and lots of fun, as well as multimedia system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, heated front seats, cruise control and a Keyless entry system in salon. KIA sales Stonic in Europe and South Korea will start in early autumn, but in Russia this model will not get. As reported in the representation of the South Korean company, KIA is considering releasing the global model in the B segment-SUV to other countries in the future.

From China to Africa

The company Peugeot returned to the production of pickups, but other than Africans are never going to get it. The new model with the trivial name Pick Up is equipped with dual passenger cab and a cargo compartment that can accommodate up to 815 kg Pickup truck can be both rear-and all-wheel drive, but the engine is only a 2.5-liter diesel with a capacity of 115 HP and 280 Nm. In a couple of the engine from 5-speed manual transmission.

© Photo : PeugeotПикап PeugeotEngine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi© Photo : PeugeotПикап Peugeot

Peugeot Pick Up is actually a copy of Chinese Dongfeng Rich pickup. The French and the Chinese long-standing relationship and joint venture Dongfeng Peugeot-Citroen Automobile (DPCA). However, Dongfeng Rich and is a copy of Nissan Navara pickup truck of 1997.

The virus at the Honda plant

A Japanese car factory in the city of Sayama, owned by Honda, was forced to suspend work for a day due to hacker attacks. In the computer network of the enterprise entered has already managed to make a lot of noise virus-extortionist WannaCry. Every day the plant produces up to thousands of Accord sedans and Odyssey minivans/Step Wagon, so the automaker losses due to downtime in the hundreds of thousands of dollars. The peak of activity WannaCry was recorded in may, but Japan, the virus managed to get in a month.

Best motors — Ferrari

This week summed up the international competition «Engine of the year 2017». For the second year in a row in this competition triumph motor company Ferrari is a 3.9-liter V8 with two turbochargers, which are equipped with supercars Ferrari 488 GTB Spider and 488. Their closest rivals were the 3.0-liter 6-cylinder turbocharged unit is Porsche (Porsche 911 Carrera, 911 Carrera 4, 911 Carrera S, 911 Carrera 4S, the Carrera GTS) and a 1.5-liter 3-cylinder turbo engine from BMW hybrid sports car i8.

© FerrariДвигатель the Ferrari Engine of the year, exclusive of Lada, the new Rio and spider-Man Audi© Ferrari FerrariДвигатель

Engine Ferrari also won in the category of «Powerful engines», in the category «Best new engine» the first position is occupied by hybrid Honda engine V6 of 3.5 liters from the NSX sports car, the «green» has become… the electric Tesla Model S and Tesla Model X, which consists of several electric motors. He also won in the category «Best motor». Among the units with a volume up to one liter stood out Ford powerplant with three cylinders with a displacement of 999 cubic centimeters.

Russified «Mercedes»

In the industrial Park Esipovo Solnechnogorsk district of Moscow region was laid the first stone in building of factory of Mercedes-Benz. On the construction of the enterprise it is planned to spend 16 billion rubles. Before the Germans were released in Russia only commercial transport, and in partnership with GAZ group. The new plant will be owned by Daimler AG, and to control them by the company «Mercedes-Benz manufacturing Rus». Start of production is planned for 2019, and the first pipeline will descend the Mercedes-Benz sedans E-Class. Later the capacity will be increased at the expense of crossovers, the GLC-Class, GLE-Class and GLS-Class. If all goes as planned, the «Mercedes» will produce 25 thousand cars a year, and will be produced on a full cycle with welding and painting of bodies.

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