2012 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE BLACK TURBO EDITION
2012 Volkswagen Beetle Black Turbo Edition is the new Vehicle Pre-Order (VPO) program with the launch of a limited run version of the latest Bug. As the name suggests, the first 2012 Beetle available for pre-order is based on the 2.0L TSI model fitted with a turbocharged four-cylinder gasoline engine pumping out 200-horsepower and 207 lb-ft. of torque, coupled to a standard dual-clutch automatic transmission.
The car finished in an exclusive black pearl paint with gray Turbo decals on the side and only 600 examples will be built. The car gets standard features include 18-inch alloy wheels, a rear spoiler, beefed up brakes with red calipers, a “kaeferfach” additional glovebox that is similar to that of the original Beetle, sport cloth seating surfaces, foglights, and alloy pedals. Bluetooth technology, iPod connectivity, three-color ambient lighting and an RCD 310 sound system with eight speakers are also offered as standard.
2012 RENAULT SAMSUNG SM7 SALOON
2011 Renault Samsung SM7 Saloon putting aside some minor details such as the lower parts of the front and rear bumpers, and the less extravagant choice of alloy wheels, nothing else has changed from the concept model.
The new Renault Samsung SM7 will replace its Nissan Maxima-based namesake as the company’s top offering in the South Korean market, with sales set to start this summer. Renault Samsung has not yet provided details on the available engine range but the lineup will most likely include a pair of Nissan-Renault-sourced V6 gasoline units.For the time being, the French carmaker has no plans to import the Renault Samsung SM7 to Europe.