Wednesday, 25 January 2017

VW Touran

VW Touran


Engine : 1968cc, 4 cylinders, diesel. 
Power : 148bhp,  3500 rmp.
Torque : 251 lb ft, 1750 rmp.
Transmission: 6-speed manual.
Acceleration; 0-62mph; 9.3 sec.
Top Speed; 129 mph.

You get a sat nav system that sometimes turns itself off. This is a common fault and the cure is to stop the car, get out, lock it, unlock it, get back in and start the engine again. 

VW Tiguan 2.0 TDI BlueMotion Tech SE (2WD) 5d


VW Tiguan 2.0 TDI BlueMotion Tec Se. 

Performance 
Power: 138 bhp
Torque: 320 nm, 236 ft-lb
0-60 mph: 9.9secs 
Top Speed: 118 mph 
Engine 


Engine Size: 1968cc
Cylinders: 4 
Values: 16
Fuel Type: Diesel 
Transmission: Manual
Gearbox: 6 Speed
Drivetrain: Front wheel drive.

Ford Mondeo Titanium 2016

 Ford Mondeo Titanium 2016 





    BHP:180
    Torque:  258 ft-lb
    0-62  in 9.3 seconds
    Top speed: 140
    6 speed manual gearbox
         
Luxuries

Electric windows front & rear.
 cruise control and sat nav
 single CD player and ac

Ford Ka

FORD KA+


1.2 Ti-VCT (85BHP) 112IB.
15.3 0-62
 TOP  SPEED OF 99MPH
 IT HAS GOT AN  EXCELLENT CHASSIS.

Monday, 12 December 2016

FORD SMAX 




2 Litre Duratorq TDCi (210 BHP(332 Foot Pound)(with Auto-Start-Stop)  I recommend turning this off as can be irritating. But that is an indivual choice.

torque: 221ft/lb
143bhp
0-62 mph in 8.8 seconds
Max Speed - 135 mph
6 Speed Gear box

Interior Audio and Communication Systems
Ford DAB Navigation Audio Radio/single CD/SD-navigation System AM/FM dual tuner radio with 5th channel phased diversity, DAB and TMC (traffic message channel) 8"LCD Touchscreen, 8 speaker primary audio, Ford SYNC 2, compass display, media hub with AUX jack, 2 USB and SD card slot and GPSM.
Instrument cluster - 10.1 colour TFT display
Climate Control
Air conditioning - Dual - Zone Electronic Automatic Temperature Control,Rear compartment air-conditioning.

Seats
7 Seater
Front seats - Sports style
Front seats - Driver's manual lumbar support adjustment
Front seats  - 4 -way manual driver seat (fore/aft/up/down)
Front seats - Passenger's manual lumbar support adjustment
Front seats - 4- way manual passenger seat (fore/aft/up/down/recline)
Front seats - 4 - way manual height adjust passive head restraints
Front seats - Variable heated driver and passenger seat
Front seats  - Driver and passengerunderseat storage
Loadspace
Load compartment4 tie down rings
Loadfloor - Metal sheet covered with carpet
Tonneau cover
Easy fold rear seats

Interior convenience features
Ford Power start Button
Ford Keyfree System wih Ford power Starter Button
Centre Console - with fixed armrest and storage
Centre Console - With covered moulded cup holders
Curtesy Lights - LED 2nd and 3rd row reading lights
Curtesy lights - Ambient Lighting (front door release handles, console cup holders, console main stowage bin, media hub, console pass though and front and rear footwells
Cruise control - Includes Speed Limiter and intelligent speed assistance
Mirror - Auto- dimming rear- view
My Key
Overhead Console- with sunglasses stowage and child observation Mirror
Stowage -  rear quarter trim
Windows - fixed rear quarter glass
Windows - Acoustic driver and passenger side windows (standard with AWD and powershift only)
Windows - Power front and rear with one-shot up and down
Windows - global window lowering/ closing.

Wheels
Alloy 18" 5x2 spoke (fitted with 235/50 tyres)

Interior design features
A-Pillar-Fabric, B-Pillar-Fabric
Floor mats-Carpet, front and rear deluxe
Gearshift knob-Leather-trimmed
Scuff plates-Bright finish front door
Pedal set with aluminium covers
Steering wheel-Leather wrapped

Safety
Ford Intelligent Protection System.



Thursday, 17 November 2016

VOLVO XC90


185bhp
torque: 295 lb fr
TWIN TURBO 0-60 7.4 and top speed of 139.07 mph. Diesel.
Luxouries 
Intellisafe Standard  includes:
Electronic Stability Control
Roll stability control
Driver Alert Control
Road Sign Information
Speed Limiter
Lane Keeper Aid
Automatic braking after a collision
City Safety
Safety Cage
Safety belts with reminders and pretensioners for all seats
Prepared front safety belts
Airbags
Brake pedal release
Whiplash protection system
Run-off road mitigation
Run-off road protection
Side Impact Protection System
Adaptive Cruise Control
Pilot Assist
Distance Alert

Intellisafe Options

Blind Spot Information System
Rear Collision Warning with Braking at stand still.
Cross Traffic Alert
360 degree Camera
Park assist Pilot
Integrated Booster Cushion.

Thursday, 3 November 2016


CITROEN SYNERGIE SX HDI


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This is the most comfortable car for long motorway journeys that I have ever known,
 it is also very reliable. It shouldn't go wrong, but if it does it is normally the natural acceleration sensor, this rarely happens.

2.0 Diesel    14.3  0-60

Top Speed            109mph                5 speed manual gearbox

Power                   110 bhp                climate control

Torque                   184 ft-Ib              cassette player (can be controlled from steering wheel)

                                                          Twin air bags
                                                     
                                                           Captain's chairs in the front.