|08/27/13 05:03PM||2014 Ford F-150 Tremor, 2014 Land Rover, 2014 Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid, Audi A3 e-tron, New Cars|
New Cars Coming Out This Holiday Season
Audi A3 e-tron A plug-in hybrid, that is powered by a 1.4-liter, 4-cylinder, turbocharged engine, paired with an electric motor, with a total output of 204 horsepower, along with 258 lb-ft of torque. It has a dual-clutch, 6-speed automatic transmission, and it can go from 0 to 60 mph in seconds, with a top speed of 138 mph. Its electric range is rated at 30 miles. It will come out in early 2014, and it will cost about $40,000.
2014 Ford F-150 Tremor The F-150 Tremor should come out in late 2013, and will cost a little over $35,000. It will be powered by a 3.5-liter EcoBoost twin-turbo direct injection, that will provide 365 horsepower, along with 420 lb-ft of torque. It's a pretty fast truck, going from 0 – 60 mph in 6.5 seconds, and it has a great towing capacity, capable to tow up to 7,700 pounds. It has a combined fuel economy rating of 18 mpg.
2014 Land Rover Range Rover Sport This SUV is supposed to go on sale in December 2013, and will have a $63,495 price tag. It comes with a V6, supercharged engine, that delivers 340 horsepower and 332 lb-ft of torque. The transmission is 8-speed automatic with manual shifting mode, and its fuel economy is rated at 14-17 mpg/city and 19-23 mpg/highway. It will have a top speed of about 150 mph, and will accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in about 6 seconds.
2014 Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid This plug-in hybrid has a 71-kW electric motor, that works together with a 3.0-liter, V6 engine, delivering a total of 416 horsepower and 435 lb-ft of torque. It goes from 0 to 60 mph in 5.5 seconds, and has a top speed of 84 mph in all-electric mode. It's expected to cost a bit under $100,000.
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