2011 CARLSSON MERCEDES BENZ E-350 CDI
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet have been released by German specialists Carlsson for a new tuning packaget, offering 20 percent more power, a new aero package and interior improvements. All these are available for the E 350 CDI model, whose 3.0-liter V6 diesel engine delivers 231 horsepower out of the box.
The Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet get the engine power is boosted by 20 percent to 280 horsepower, while maximum torque goes from 540 Nm (398 lb-ft) to 648 Nm (478 lb-ft).
Carlsson offers only new details such as gearshift lever covered with leather and Alcantara, aluminum door pins, soft velvet door mats with the Carlsson logo and aluminum pedals with footrests for the interior.
2011 SKODA FABIA GREENLINE BY GERHARD PLATTNER
In the event known as the economic climate driving world champion Gerhard Plattner. He is the kind of man you would want as a driver on your gas-guzzling auto now that oil costs have hit the roof.
But, the Austrian champ has much better points to do, like driving a Skoda Fabia GreenLine from Austria to Denmark and back on the single 45-liter (11.nine gallons US or nine.nine gallons United kingdom) tank of diesel fuel. He covered a distance of 2,006 kilometers inside a Skoda Fabia GreenLine without having ever having to refuel the eco-friendly diesel car.
Plattner began his journey on May well 10 in Reutte, Austria, achieved Bov in Denmark and drove all of the way back, travelling the majority of the distance on motorways. The one.2-liter diesel engined Skoda averaged just two.2 liters/100 km, that is equivalent to 106.4 mpg US and 127.8 mpg United kingdom, about the 2,006-kilometer long journey. For the file, the official common fuel consumption from the Skoda Fabia GreenLine is three.four liters/100 km (69.two mpg US or 83.1 mpg United kingdom).
The refueling of the vehicle, together with Plattner’s entire excursion, were supervised by International Police Motor Corporation (IPMC) that also sealed the tank prior to the commence of the challenge.