Monthly Archives: November 2014

2016 Audi Q1 hybrid

2016 Audi Q1 front

In essence, people are accustomed to seeing redesigned cars being made from smaller to bigger sizes. However, in the case of the expected 2016 Audi Q1, it will go in the opposite direction. It will be only 3.8 meters in length and it will be built on the Volkswagen Polo platform. Is shall be the smallest crossover in Audi’s Q family. Its small size appears to be a bad idea for now, but it is likely to become one of the key features in attracting prospective buyers. Its manufacturers are planning for the future by redesigning this model with a modern hip design. They are giving the 2016 Audi Q1 the much needed attention so as to expand Audi’s sports utility vehicles.

2016 Audi Q3 changes, release date

2016 Audi Q3 front

Currently, Audi Q3 is the smallest crossover in the Audi family. It was based on a similar platform with the Volkswagen Tiguan and it was launched in the year 2012. During this time, the Audi Q3 made came in three TFSI gasoline engines and three TDI diesel engines. Audi is going to bring in another Q3 design as a 2016 model. However, 2016 Audi Q3 will not appear with the above mentioned engines, rather it shall be offered with a 2.o liter TSFI turbocharged four cylinder.

2016 Mercedes GLK review, release date

2016 Mercedes GLK front

Mercedes GLK is known as the small sports utility vehicle from Mercedes. This model was first released in 2008 and it has been in tough competition with the Porsche Macan, BMW X3, Audi Q5, Lexus RX350, Acura RDX, Infiniti QX50 and the aggressive Volvo XC60. The current model has been classified as stylistically challenged and the manufacturers feel it is time to give it some refreshments. They aim at producing a 2016 year model which will have a more fashionable design that will have nothing to do with the slab-sided style of the current model. This model 2016 Mercedes GLK will be offered in two trim levels namely GLK 250 and GLK 350. It is rumored that the 2016 Mercedes GLK might acquire a new name since its new look will be inspired by the GLA model.

2016 VW Tiguan release date, tdi USA

2016 VW Tiguan front

Yet another crossover is going to be released in about a years’ time, and it will become a good competitor for Ford Escape and the Honda CR-V, among other modern crossovers. It will be none other than the redesigned 2016 VW Tiguan. Volkswagen is taking this move in order to meet the needs and wishes of its U.S enthusiasts. This move is important since VW Tiguan falls under one of the most luxurious and prestigious auto market segment. Currently, VW Tiguan sales in the U.S market have been on the increase although this model seems to be lagging behind in terms of features when compared to other competing models. This reason has compelled Volkswagen to expand the range in this segment. Additionally, the company is making plans to carry out significant improvements in all the existing models. One of these models which are scheduled to undergo significant changes is this crossover. The company hopes that the completed 2016 VW Tiguan will be able to meet the highly expected demands from the American consumers, and most of all to become more competitive in the auto world.

2016 Mazda CX-9 redesign, changes

2016 Mazda CX-9 front

Mazda CX-9 current model still looks attractive yet it was refreshed in 2012. Mazda is said to be working on its replacement which will appear as a 2016 year model. Mazda’s global sales director Masahiro Moto shed some light regarding the upcoming generation of Mazda CX-9. New 2016 CX-9 will move away from Ford’s derived components like the V6 engine which is found in the current model. The main changes to be expected in the new machine are in its exterior look as well as under its hood. 2016 Mazda CX-9 will receive the incredible KODO design in terms of treatments. It will be built on anew SKYACTIV chassis and platform. Its interior will also be refreshed but the exact details are still unknown. The 2016 Mazda CX-9 will be offered with the same three trim levels namely Touring, Sport and Grand Touring.