2012 VOLKSWAGEN TRANSPORTER SPORTLINE
Now, the UK range of the latest Volkswagen Transporter gets new trim level that brings sportier looks and enhanced equipment features.
2012 Volkswagen Transporter Sportline trim adds some sporty exterior touches such as a glossy black grille with chrome detailing, smokedheadlights, plus a revised front bumper that incorporates fog lights and a smaller grille. Additional elements include polished stainless steel sidebars and unique 18-inch “Sportline 5-spoke” alloys, finished in silver or satinblack. At the rear, the van features smoked tail lamps and a roof spoiler. There are three colors available: Reflex Silver metallic, Deep Blackpearlescent or the optional Candy White with a contrasting gloss black roof.
The all new Sportlinemodels feature two-tone leather upholstery andadditional equipmentincluding semi-automaticair conditioning, amultimedia system with a seven-inch color touch screen, satellite navigationwith full Europe map, rear parking sensors, Bluetoothconnectivity and electric windows.
2011 MINI DSQUARED2 WILL BE AUCTIONED FOR CHARITY
Europe’s largest annual charity event in the fight against HIV and AIDS, by commissioning designers to fashion up BMW Life Ball and then offer them up for auction. For this year’s event in Vienna, Austria, brothers Dean and Dan Caten, who are better known as the Canadian designer duo DSQUARED², crafted the Red Mudder based on the three-door Mini Cooper S.
The Mini DSQUARED² is a more adventurous and tougher looking Mini that rides on a raised chassis and deep-tread all-terrain tires. The car is also fitted with a front guard, rally headlamps, tinted side windows with grilles and aspare tire on the tailgate.
Dean and Dan Caten also put their stamp on theinterior, which features a compass, special floormats made of structured aluminium sheeting, and the duo’s trademark DSQUARED² maple leaf logo on the leather head restraintsand the door panels.