2013 BMW i100 COUPE HYBRID
To compete with Audi and Mercedes E-Tron SLS E-Cell BMW plan release BMW i100 Coupe Active Hybrid, an eco-sports car scheduled for release in 2013.
i100 is designed as a plug-in hybrid and can travel distances of 15 to 50 miles with two high-powered electric engine 100hp. I100 gasoline engine will be mounted 3 cylinder direct injection, such as diesel engines that have exhibited with Vision Concept, the engine will be able to produce 165 to 185hp.
i100 given the development code and sale target 442 35 000 unit , with estimated price Euros 100 000 . BMW i100 will be presented at the Frankfurt Auto Show IAA 2011.
NISSAN TO UNVEIL MURANO CONVERTIBLE
Nissan is planning to bring a two-door convertible version of its Murano crossover to market. The 2012 Nissan Murano Convertible will have its world premiere at the 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show in November and go on sale next spring, just in time for you take advantage of the first annual crossover convertible driving season.
Several sources have reported that Nissan is preparing a convertible version of the Murano to come as a 2012 model year vehicle, but Nissan has remained relatively quiet about the prospect of removing the roof from its most popular crossover.
The 2011 Murano Convertible should pack the same 3.5L V6 powertrain with 265 horsepower and CVT transmission. Customers will be able to choose between front and all-wheel drive.