2012 PEUGEOT 3008 HYBRID 4
Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 is the first diesel full hybrid vehicle. The combination of a fuel efficient 2.0 litre 163 bhp HDi diesel engine and a 37 bhp electric motor is the optimal combination for a hybrid vehicle. The Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4’s diesel engine provides superior Combined Drive Cycle fuel consumption of 74.4mpg, and CO2 emissions of 99g/km.
The Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 benefits from the combined power of the HDi diesel engine and electric motor during acceleration and when an immediate surge of power is required. The maximum combined power output is 200 bhp, 163 bhp from the 2.0 litre HDi FAP diesel engine and 37 bhp from the electric motor. A maximum torque of 500 Nm is available, split with 300Nm at the front from the HDi diesel engine and 200 Nm at the rear generated by the electric motor.
Freedom and simplicity of use with the possibility of choosing four different operating modes: ZEV (Zero Emission Vehicle), Four-wheel drive, Auto and Sport. In “Auto” mode, the electronics manage the change between the diesel engine and the electric motor for maximum economy. The second choice is “ZEV” mode, in which case, the car runs on pure electricity for a maximum drive range of 4.5 km or 2.8 miles.. The third option is “4WD” mode, which instructs both power trains to operate together for as much as possible. Finally, there’s a sport mode which makes use of the full 200-horsepower system.
2011 NISSAN MURANO
Nissan offer a refreshed grille and bumper design, new taillights, a new 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheel design and a number of interior and content refinements, all intended to keep Nissan Murano’s visually distinctive styling fresh and exciting. 2011 Nissan Murano is set to go on sale at Nissan dealers nationwide in mid-October 2010.
Nissan Murano stands out as a modern crossover SUV like no other. The front end features a bold grille with new, revised design and wide front headlights, a wide hood that sweeps into the bodylines, powerful wheel arches and an aggressive stance with available 20-inch wheels. Nissan Murano’s rear end features a unique rear glass shape, integrated rear roof spoiler, large redesigned rear LED taillights and dual exhaust outlets with chrome finishers.
Interior, Nissan Murano offers high levels of warmth and luxury – with available wood and aluminum accents, a 60/40 fold-flat rear seat with power return, heated front and rear seats, power liftgate and RearView Monitor. It’s also offered with an available dual panel power sliding glass moonroof with 2nd row skylight, adding to its open, airy interior feeling.
The feature a standard VQ-series 3.5-liter DOHC V6 rated at 260 horsepower and 240 lb-ft of torque on regular unleaded gasoline, and an advanced Xtronic CVT that provides a sporty and smooth driving experience.