Monthly Archives: October 2016
Who would have thought that one day Mercedes will launch on the market for pick-up? Yet this is the Stuttgart manufacturer of promise with this concept called Mercedes Classe X which will create a production version by the end of 2017.
But if the Mercedes Classe X claims to be the « first premium pick-up », its origins are actually more plebeian. The German is indeed based on the same platform as the Nissan Navara NP300 and Renault Alaskan. In contrast, Mercedes Classe X will be entitled to specific engines. While his two distant cousins have to settle for a 4-cylinder diesel 2.3 biturbo developing up to 190 hp, the pick-up Mercedes will be able to count on a big V6 diesel to cap the range. of course, all engines will be automatically coupled to the wheel drive 4Matic. Note that the concept of Mercedes Classe X also comes in a decidedly adventurous version with off road tires and a more suitable hardware with driving off the beaten track. Appointment end of 2017 for marketing the series of Mercedes Classe X.
The subwoofer Rockford Fosgate Slimline is available in Europe
Best known for its powerful bass system, the American brand presented a Rockford Fosgate subwoofer extraplat the USA in 2015. To meet the expectations of the market for integrated audio, Rockford Fosgate PS-8 range Punch is now available in Europe .
The PS-8 is a Rockford Fosgate subwoofer, extraplat installed under a seat or in a remote corner of the box. It simply complete and efficient installation to 4 HP, for a better deal. The Rockford Fosgate subwoofer uses a 20 cm subwoofer and a Class D amplifier with 150 Watts RMS. Featuring high input and low, It is compatible with all car radios. To set the bass response, it has an active adjustable low-pass filter, a severe correction and a remote control deported. Rockford Fosgate Announces response from 25 to 160 Hz. The PS-8 Rockford Fosgate is sold 399 Euros.
Welcome to Allroad, the city where everyone makes the rally Audi A4 Allroad.
To promote the new Audi A4 Allroad, the American branch of Audi achieved a commercial as perched high the ground clearance of the break adventurer …
On our side of the Atlantic, the Audi pubs are for the vast majority very serious. But this is not true in the United States, where marketing managers of the brand with the rings have manifested a sense of humor more developed. Proof is this promotional video for the new Audi A4 Allroad that transforms a quiet American town into a real rally stage. The opportunity to break the adventurer to go play in the mud, taking pleasure in all four wheels take off as soon as the opportunity arises. And as so many Audi at the end of the video: «A little bit of mud has never hurt anyone!»
Digital Dynamic offers GPS « plug and play » with certain Land Rover.
For some Land Rover and certain Range Rover, Digital Dynamic offers a multimedia system to add video and navigation on the home screen, all without changing the vehicle.
Digital Dynamic This system is compatible with the Land Rover Discovery 4 since 2012 and Freelander since 2013 (with 7-inch screen) Range Rover Evoque since 2012 (with 8-inch screen) and Sport since 2012 (with 8-inch screen). The primary function of this system is to add navigation to the original installation. The Digital Dynamic browser uses IGO with European maps. To control the Digital Dynamic B02RO30000 comes with touch pad and an independent speaker for the waterway. This product also has an audio / video interface with audio / video inputs to add TNT, DVD player and rear view camera. Note also the possibility to connect back screens via the audio / video output. This GPS Digital Dynamic sold 1099 Euros.
The new Suzuki Baleno adopts CarPlay its multimedia system.
Suzuki unveils his new Compact Baleno. Whether for infotainment or driver assistance with a collision avoidance system alerts, the Baleno is heavily in onboard electronics. The counter block has a color multifunction display, to give all the information on the mechanical and performance of the car. The multimedia system with 7-inch touch screen has a USB port and an SD slot to play music. Its strong point is mainly to integrate CarPlay technology to connect your iPhone and use it from the touch screen of the vehicle. For other smartphones, the unit of the Baleno has a MirrorLink mode. Also note the presence of Bluetooth and a rearview camera. This system will be optional or standard depending on the version of the Suzuki compact.