The 2021 BMW M4 convertible is in the making and the car’s camouflage has been removed in places.
With spy shots going out all the time, it is usually difficult to find whether they have made some big changes yet or not. However, the series of shots that we have received now looks on par with expectations as it is directly being tested in the nurburgringrace track.
The M4 Coupe will be the first edition to make its way to the stores. Despite all the possible talks of a delay, it has been confirmed that it will be available in showrooms by 2021. The car will be up for sale in March next year after which the new M4 Convertible is in the waitlist. Both models obviously share a lot of content and design elements. The front fascia remains the same along with the reduced ride height. For most people who wanted the M4, they will not miss much even if they choose to go with the convertible over the coupe edition.
Powerful Performance with Similar Design
The car’s performance is delivered by the powertrain which happens to be a 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged inline-6 engine. Based on all the specifications we have come to know from the BMW M4 Coupe, it is easy to deduce the performance of this vehicle. It is capable of delivering 473 horsepower combined with 406 pound feet of torque. The car’s competition grade is far more powerful as we already know which can go all the way up to 503 horsepower combined with 479 lb feet of torque.
For buyers who are really keen on impressive performance, they can opt for the competition grade edition. The car is also being sold with an all-wheel drive variant which will further improve its overall performance when compared with the rear wheel drive model from 2018. With the help of an axle and differential, the power generated can be split between the front and rear wheels. The differential will further split it between the rear wheels for a balanced driving experience.
If you are looking for AWD edition, it is available only with the Competition grade edition. The powertrain is mated with an 8-speed automatic gearbox whereas the base edition of the 2021 BMW M4 is paired with a 6-speed manual edition. The pricing is said to be at $72,795 while the convertible edition will be more as this is confirmed pricing for the coupe edition.
The time when cars used to be pure automobiles is long gone as all of them are connected.
People expect them to be smart just like their smartphones and BMW has brought some major upgrades in the form of iDrive. The new update brings Android Auto to nearly 750k cars and counting as it will enable people with Android phones to use the smart features.
Some of the major features that could instantly catch your attention include BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant and Apple CarPlay. Both of these aspects have been upgraded combined with connected parking that would enable other BMW vehicles to connect with your own car. It makes it easier to park in congested locations and also when the traffic levels are too high in a particular region. Other updates that are already available but that have been updated to the latest version include BMW Maps, eDrive Zones and Android Auto.
BMW’s OS7 Infotainment
Similar to how Android televisions and smartphones receive an update for the company’s OS, BMW has updated its infotainment software to the latest OS7 edition. The upgrade will be done for all owners of the vehicle and according to the company, is one of the biggest ones that they have rolled out over the air in recent times. Customers living in Germany will be able to receive it from next week onwards. However, those who own a BMW vehicle compatible with the update and living in other parts of the world may have to wait more days. It will be rolled out in a sequential manner throughout the weeks.
Some of the software programs including Apple CarPlay and others had software issues. There were bugs and glitches along with minor security issues. By releasing the latest version of the software, it has enabled users to experience the best version of BMW they could get. Besides, people who were using Android phones were unable to use the screen mirroring feature. As part of this rollout, it will now be supported so that irrespective of your operating system on the phone, you will be able to access all the features while on the move.
OS7 is part of BMW since 2018 but it was not rolled out to many of their existing models. The software has now been finally updated along with lots of new features. It also includes a personal assistant voice recognition software to deliver information from
This particular model was unveiled by Volkswagen in an event last September and it is being speculated that they are going to launch a coupe variant in 2021. While it may not release in the first quarter due to production delays and other stuff, it should definitely be out before the end of next year. The launch date and the kind of technology that went into the car has earned it the model to be associated with 2022. Besides, for all major local showrooms in different countries other than Germany to receive it might take more than a year because VW wants to make sure they got it right.
Building the Perfect EV SUV
So far, we have multiple prototypes that showcase the new SUV to be one of the more futuristic and promising entries from the brand. According to official sources, the new car is being designed on top of the MEB Modular EV platform that Volkswagen engineers have been building for years. These platforms will serve as the base for multiple cars when they get eventually released in the next five years. Similar to other automobile brands, VW want to bring out a lineup of cars in the all-electric category including sedan, SUVs and compact models. The varied pricing will allow them to cover up the needs of buyers in different segments.
The interior is as futuristic as it could get with a white finish combined with a large 10-inch infotainment system. The total cargo area of the vehicle is measured to be at 64.2 cubic feet. The 2022 Volkswagen ID.4 is powered by a 82-kilowatt battery that can deliver a solid 302 horsepower, making it one of the most powerful and reliable everyday SUV on the road. The pricing is yet another impressive aspect for the premium edition which will be approximately $41,190 when it gets launched in early 2021.
With all major brands competing in the EV scene, Tesla has to cope up their production and deliveries so that they don’t get lose in this stiff competitive environment. Volkswagen seems to have got the pricing right too.
The Audi Q8 Quattro can be considered a slightly lower entrant because it took time but the best variants are not available in the continent.
The European market often gets electrified vehicles and the hybrid variants much earlier when compared to the rest of the world. The PHEV edition of the car will be available in two different models including the moderately powered edition that can go up to 29 miles on a single charge.
Most buyers who like to stay safe often go for hybrid cars because they help reduce emissions and also deliver a couple of miles. The primary power is still delivered by a conventional powertrain making it powerful, performance-packed and most importantly run on gasoline so that you don’t fear getting lost during a long trip. The Audi Q8 TFSIe Quattro and the 60 edition is powered by a 3.0-liter TFSI V6 engine. It is mated to an electric motor to deliver the moderate mile range as mentioned above. The controls are handled by an eight-speed automatic transmission drive for a smooth driving experience.
In terms of pricing, the car will cost 75,351 in Euros in Germany. The pricing will however go much higher based on the variant of your choice. In terms of performance, the 55 TFSIe edition is capable of delivering 375 horsepower combined with 443 lb-feet of torque. The 60 TFSIe edition is far more powerful and has a much better powertrain which delivers the highest 455 horsepower. It makes it an alluring choice for people who want the best power on a PHEV.
Electric Range and Battery Capacity
The Audi Q8 Quattro editions are powered by a 17.8 kWh lithium-ion battery. The manufacturer has mounted it under the luggage compartment so that it doesn’t occupy much of a space in the car. However, the overall luggage capacity might be lower due to this addition. It takes about two and a half hours for the car to go from zero to full charge. The battery can also be charged every time the brake is applied. There are EV, hybrid and auto driving modes to provide a wholesome experience for hybrid car users.
The car sports design aesthetics that should easily appease even the most demanding Audi fan. It can also be considered an environmentally friendly edition that most people would love to own considering the pricing falls under a more affordable level.
Bringing an electric SUV into the mainstream automobile market has been a challenge even for Tesla.
Every other auto brand including the big wigs like Ford, Mercedes and BMW has been pushing it towards the next five years to make all their cars electric. The 2023 Mercedes Benz EQ SUV is one such addition that will mark the company’s entry into fully electric, large cars that could accommodate the entire family.
In the past few years, all major brands confirmed that they are still working on fully electric cars. The research is taking them many years as expected but this particular crossover SUV from Mercedes Benz will be out much earlier than we might have assumed. The company says that they will be bringing it to the stores in 2022 which is just two years to go but it will still be considered a 2023 model. The car was spotted on the road as it was completely camouflaged and it is still a prototype. Besides, the final version cannot be confirmed so early in its lifecycle and it would take another year or so before the SUV goes into production.
Apart from the EQS sedan, the other EQE variants were also spotted on road. It is evident that Mercedes doesn’t want to miss the opportunity and jump deep into the competitive world of fully electric cars. After all, all major brands are going to compete in this segment without any brand advantage of uniqueness as it is a completely new platform for everyone at the same time. It is being speculated that the new car built on the Electric Vehicle Architecture from Mercedes will have a potential driving range of up to 400 miles, making it extremely powerful and reliable for long travel.
Mid-Sized and Large SUVs
The 2023 Mercedes Benz EQ SUV is more of a lineup of multiple large SUVs rather than just one car. Instead of waiting for different models to be revealed at regular intervals, Mercedes is planning to bring in both mid-sized cars and large ones at the same time. They will vary in pricing but the underlying electric architecture will remain the same. It will provide buyers more variants to choose from but will get them all onboard within the concept of electric cars.
The brand has further planned for compact electric cars which are known as the MMA and will be revealed in 2025.
From the latest sources, it has been confirmed that the 2021 Ford Mustang will be going out of North America and is ready to be sold around the globe.
The information comes from a Ford Authority and the idea is to make the car readily available for buyers worldwide. Most high-performance variants will be limited to be a specific region like the Mustang Shelby GT350 but that will not be the case for the new Mustang.
The power horse that it has always been, the new Mustang under the bonnet will be running on a Coyote V8 engine. The 5.0-liter engine is naturally aspirated without any industry made tweaks, which allows it to produce a solid 480 horsepower combined with 569 Nm of torque clocked at 4,600rpm. The automobile brand has purposefully designed the car in such a way that it doesn’t compete directly with its super-powerful variants like the GT350 or the GT350R. They are still the top of the line models which provides them the much-needed space to price the new Mustang at a decent price range.
The good news is they have not completely abandoned the new car because it received some components from the higher end GT350. The Tremec 3160 six-speed manual gearbox is one of the many additions which allows the car to touch the highest level of torque and performance effortlessly. It also features the same cooler system combined with a short-throw shifter as well as the dual disc clutch found in the Mustang GT edition. For the more demanding buyer, a 10-speed automatic transmission edition is also available although it will cost much higher and made for serious Mach 1 admirers.
Design Modifications and Improvements
The car has received significant improvement from the 3D mesh used in the front and the auxiliary lamp elements make it look sharper. Similar to many other Mustang cars from Ford, the automobile manufacturer offers a GT Performance pack which when upgraded will improve the car’s air intake and airflow. The Blue Oval edition is one of the top favorites in our team and more such color options would convince the buyer to go for a 2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1 without looking into other choices from competing brands.
The Handling Package is yet another improvement offered which will provide a splitter, front-wheel lip molding and the less glossy spoiler. The Gurney flap provided as part of this package is the one already being used in the Mustang Shelby GT500. In other words, the Mach 1 is full of all the best Mustangs available already in the market and gives buyers a chance without having to spend even more on their need for speed. The new car is set to be available in other countries in the second quarter of 2021.
When it was originally launched, Audi wanted to keep the car a limited edition and anyone who wanted to purchase it couldn’t do so.
Times have changed because the newly revealed 2021 Audi R8 is the lightest car around right now and it also happens to be much more affordable for most buyers. With so many great things, it is great to know that it is no longer a front-wheel drive or a limited edition car but is rather available for everyone to buy.
Many love to own a convertible car because of the luxurious finish and the overall outlook of the vehicle. The Audi R8 which was originally known as the RWS when it was launched as a limited edition offers a convertible option. On the inside, the car is quite similar to the past model but it does get upgraded to the latest V10 powertrain. The car is capable of delivering 532 horsepower combined with 398-pound feet of torque. The engine has been mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission system.
Exciting Performance, Affordable Price
Before we delve deeper into its price tag which may or may not sound affordable based on your budget, the 2021 Audi R8 is a fast car and a great one at that. The vehicle can easily accelerate from zero to 60 miles per hour in just 3.6 seconds. The top speed has been pegged at 201 miles per hour. The designing and engineering team had not only managed to make it lighter but have also improved the suspension and the axle of the car. All these elements when combined together deliver the best experience that buyers would love without having to spend a luxury premium that only a dozen people could afford.
In terms of design changes, the front and the rear bumper has been slightly modified. They still resemble the RWD edition launched by Audi. Yet, they are different in their own way including the newly added chrome exhaust tips. The air intakes and diffusers are painted black that combine to provide a distinctive look for the car. The RWD coupe is priced at $144,195 while the top of the line Audi R8 Quattro Coupe is priced at $170,000.
If you are looking for the very best of performance and ready to spend even more, the 2021 Audi R8 Quattro Coupe V10 Performance edition is the best money could buy. The particular model goes all the way up to $198,195.
The Mazda MX-30 is a popular variant in Europe where everyone lauded the performance but in a twist of events, the company has launched it as a mild hybrid variant.
It is a wonder how they managed to deliver a fully electric car as a mild hybrid but they have managed to pull it off in Japan in this latest launch as it is powered by a hybrid combustion engine powertrain.
On the inside, the car is powered by the newest Skyactiv-G 2.0-liter direct injection technology powertrain. The particular engine has been mated with a Mazda M Hybrid engine. It is capable of producing about 5.1 kW of power paired with a 24-volt battery that would enable people to move around within a specific range. However, the selling point is that it would enable regenerative braking and other features rather than contributing to the overall mile range like a truly electric car could deliver.
Improved Engine System
In a teardown video of the vehicle, the Mazda MX-30 it has been confirmed that the new vehicle will be equipped with a motor-assist system. The controlled braking and additional improvements will allow the car to achieve the highest level of acceleration. Despite all the good things about the new mild hybrid edition, it is still far from being an eco-friendly, fuel-efficient vehicle when compared to the fully electric edition launched in Europe. The lack of adoption in Japan and most other markets have been keeping automobile makers from suddenly going all-electric as it might disrupt the existing ecosystem.
Besides, most major brands are aiming to bring in multiple EVs only by 2025 and there is still time to reach that deadline. In this particular model, it is far less because the original EV uses a 104kW motor and a huge 355-volt battery to keep powering it for tens of miles without having to hit the charging station.
In their official statement, Mazda has confirmed that they will launch the full EV version of the Mazda MX-30 probably in 2021. To make it more affordable for the average buyer, they have planned to partner with local vendors and provide it on a lease. A similar option is being made available on many products including software, movies and smartphones which is why the automobile industry would want to adopt it wherever necessary. The pricing of the mild-hybrid variant is pegged at $22,900 but will go all the way up to $32,100 when local taxes and other duties are added to it.
Being an automobile manufacturer at this point in time is a difficult endeavor. The 2021 BMW 128ti aims to answer some of the persistent questions of their long time fans.
Every manufacturer has to focus on making electric cars right away so that they don’t lose the race in the next few years. However, they are also expected to keep selling new cars for the current audience who are keen on making BMW follow the tradition as it is.
In all their models, BMW pushed the concept of the Ultimate Driving Machine but are going the electric route. The good part is that the manufacturer is now going to have a fine balance between performance and design while retaining some of the design elements with the BMW 128ti. The car also borrows some exciting additions from the Porsche as well the company’s own BMW M135i so as to provide an upgraded suspension and braking system.
The overall outlook of the vehicle has been designed to resemble the Porsche GTS model. In terms of raw performance, the car easily stands out with the help of a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. The powertrain is capable of producing a solid 265 horsepower combined with 295 lb-feet of torque. The power delivered by the car is pretty much the same as the one found in the BMW 330i in a more compact body.
Handling and Precise Driving Style
The overall driving style and the precise handling delivered in the 2021 BMW 128ti is one of the most impressive feats they have achieved. The differential is capable of handling both understeering and the torque steer ensuring that whoever is driving the car has complete control over the product. The front axle manages to deliver some additional grip but the rear handling is where the overall driving control is reliant on. It is designed to be an all-wheel-drive yet is also available as a front-wheel-drive edition.
Having lesser weight further contributes to the experience as it is at least 176 lbs lower than the outgoing model. It makes the car much sleeker and fun to drive around irrespective of any traffic conditions. Additional accessories include the M Sport brakes and the brake calipers are all painted red to showcase that this belongs to a special edition model. These are all minor yet useful additions that will convince buyers to go for it.
The 2021 Jaguar XF is definitely an expensive one but for those who could afford it, it is an amazing new improvement over what was seen in the model so far.
It is the time of the year when major automobile brands are revealing some of their fantastic improvements made to popular cars. The improved edition brings in a completely new interior combined with a dual 4-cylinder engine, making it super powerful and comfortable at the same time.
At first glance, anyone would immediately notice the completely revised front grille and the brand new headlights. Both these elements are capable of providing the much-needed upliftment for the model which also sports a double J LED daytime running lights. While they look casual when driving in the morning, they provide a distinct feel that can be achieved only in a Jaguar vehicle. The taillights design is also tweaked to provide a new generation for the XF edition of the car.
When buyers are planning to upgrade an existing vehicle or go for a new brand, they would always look for an impressive performance. Anyone who is willing to spend a huge sum of money on a car wants it to be quick and responsive on the road. In the U.S. market, the new Jaguar XF will be sold with a dual four-cylinder petrol powertrain which is capable of delivering 246 horsepower combined with 269 lb-feet of torque. The engine is mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission while buyers will be able to choose between an all-wheel drive or a front-wheel-drive model. The pricing should probably help you make up your mind.
In terms of exciting new features and improvements made to the interior of the 2021 Jaguar XF edition, it features an 11.4-inch curved glass touchscreen. The HD resolution ensures the best text clarity and precise representation of all the features you would access in the infotainment system. The majority of the tasks, over 90% according to Jaguar can be completed by just tapping twice on the touchscreen. It also supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto so that the driver can provide voice commands, access their entire phone’s features like making calls or reading out messages loud without taking their eyes off the road.
The pricing of the Jaguar XF for the U.S. and other regions is yet to be announced. Once it is done, it will be easier to confirm the value and the improvements it provides for long-time Jaguar fans and newcomers alike.
Falling in love with the design aesthetics of the 2021 Ford Fiesta ST Edition is probably the easiest thing you could do this year.
The car has come up with an exciting array of design upgrades that most buyers and even newcomers would simply fall in love with what the vehicle has to offer. Besides, it is one among the very few cars that falls in the affordable lineup when compared to the super expensive Mercedes AMG models and similar choices available in the automobile market.
The Ford Fiesta ST edition is a limited edition run and available only for those who are willing to make an investment as quickly as possible. After all, for those who live in the United Kingdom, just 300 of these exotic new car will be launched and will be up for grabs. The company has confirmed that they will launch only 500 of these cars and such a limited number production ensures that customers should probably make a dash to purchase one if they are already a big fan of the compact hatchbacks Ford has to offer.
The particular edition will be offered in a three-door model and has been priced at 27,075 pounds. The luxurious aspect for the Fiesta is delivered by significant improvements made to the suspension and bespoke styling. The Azure Blue paint is a unique aspect of this ST edition which will make it stand out wherever you drive the car in the country. The manufacturer has also included a range of attachments to make it worth the limited tag including roof spoiler, ST badges combined with a rear diffuser coated with gloss black paint.
Improved Handling, Not Just Style
The 2021 Ford Fiesta ST Edition has been given some intricate attention to detail including the design aspects but luckily they haven’t skipped the perform aspects too. The 18-inch alloy wheels combined with the adjustable coilover suspension and some of the elements from the Performance Edition has also been added to the mix. They ensure the overall performance and the design detailing of the new Ford car is pretty much worth to be considered a limited ST edition that people would want to own.
The ST edition will also include Performance Steering Wheel with a Sport driving mode. It will also include carbon fiber largely used in the dashboard and blue stitching on the seats to let anyone know that this car belongs to the limited edition variant.
The BMW X2 M Mesh edition is yet another impressive launch from the popular brand that continues to be one step ahead yet innovate whenever possible on multiple aspects.
Every time a new vehicle is officially revealed, it provides car manufacturers an opportunity to impress buyers and upgrade their own vehicle.
It has been officially confirmed that the new 2021 edition of the vehicle will be out next year in Australia. The company has also confirmed the specifications and features to expect in the car along with a possible price tag. The front wheel-drive model will be priced approximately at $56,900 in Australian dollars. The particular edition that fans are looking forward to receive a revamp is the BMW X2 sDrive20i M Sport variant which is bit expensive but still falls within the price range where most sporty car lovers could get their hands on.
Under the hood, the newly announced vehicle is expected to be powered by a 2.0-liter twin-turbo four-cylinder petrol engine. Going with a gasoline variant is the best way to have maximum torque and horsepower whereas diesel engines may not really provide that edge if you love speed and performance. The powertrain is attached to a seven-speed dual clutch automated gearbox that makes driving a breeze. Besides, the design aesthetics further contribute to the level of perfection this BMW model offers.
Color Choices and Aesthetic Improvements
The BMW X2 M Mesh Edition for 2021 is filled to the brim with a wide range of color choices to choose from. The car is available in a sunset orange with a metallic finish, phytonic blue or an alpine white for those who love a serene finish on their vehicles. The car’s multiple colors are duly supported by the usage of orange decals on the side as well as the trim of the wheels. The choice of colors and the way they are used on the car further improve the overall look, which should convince more buyers to enjoy the BMW brand more irrespective of their age.
The glossy black on the mesh kidney grille makes it a specific BMW variant that anyone could easily identify on the load. However, some of the sporty changes to the vehicle and the orange decals ensure that they don’t look too outdated. After all, BMW has been using the same grille for decades now that allows them to showcase themselves better in an overcrowded automobile market.
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The 2021 Toyota Corolla Apex is an exciting new launch even though the automobile manufacturer is not going to bring in any major power train changes or designs.
Despite the fact that it is pretty much similar to the outgoing model, they have tried to make it stand apart from the crowd and we should appreciate their effort. Comparing the car with its immediate competitors, many buyers might feel disappointed but still there is more to it than what meets the eye.
The pricing according to local dealers begins approximately at $19,925 but delivery charges and based on the variant the buyer chooses, it could drastically vary. When the team had the opportunity to drive the car, they had mixed reactions and many of them wondered that Toyota wanted to go out of the box. They wanted to do something substantial but ended up with a mediocre execution and the best way to overcome it is possible only if they could tweak it all in the 2022 edition.
More than just a visual upgrade
The good news is, the 2021 Toyota Corolla Apex did come up with a great job of pushing it beyond the visual upgrades. With the inclusion of the new springs used in the vehicle, the overall body weight and the versatility of the sedan has been greatly improved. The handling balance has also been improved made possible by modifying or upgrading several components on the inside. The shock absorbers ensure a smoother ride when compared to the Corolla edition available in stores now.
The manufacturer has also pushed it further by providing a unique tuning for the power-steering system. It helps completely eradicating any kind of rollover when steering the vehicle in tight corners at top speed. Besides, the overall super smooth experience on the road would assure any buyer that they have invested in a Corolla that people have come to love over the years. However, the same cannot be said for the shock absorbers when the road conditions are really bad and it couldn’t cope up with such demanding situations.
The car does share its similarities with a Honda Civic Si or the Volkswagen GTI. The brakes are standard as found in other models in the same line-up and on par with what Toyota continues to offer in their cars. Overall, it does justify the affordable pricing range but doesn’t convince buyers to upgrade an existing car or not go for one of their competitor’s models.
The future range of all-electric cars will be extremely different when compared to the engine-powered vehicles we have seen so far.
The all-new concept revealed for the Honda SUV eConcept will be unique in terms of styling, details and the overall experience the EV could offer.
The fact that designers no longer have to think about providing massive space for gasoline-powered powertrains have brought about a drastic change in the way most electric vehicles look. Tesla has already pioneered the race with their Model S and other variants that look as futuristic as it could get. On a similar line, Honda has come up with the eConcept which will be one of their SUV crossovers that deliver everything new age customers would expect.
The original design was proudly unveiled by Honda at the Beijing Motor Show. While the pandemic situation has refrained most auto manufacturers from having physical reveal of their upcoming models, it won’t be long before we could spot these cars once again in motor shows to be held in 2021. The crossover SUV surprisingly is aimed at the Chinese market and will later make its way to the United States, United Kingdom among other countries. The company hasn’t officially commented on this regard but we do know that it has always been a launch in one country followed by similar models sprouting across the globe.
Unique and Stylish Design
When compared to the sedan and the Honda e edition revealed by the manufacturer, the new Honda SUV eConcept crossover is strikingly different and stylish in its own way. The longer bonnet and the aggressive front lining paves way for an electric car that most would love. It also has LED headlights which merge into the grille while the design doesn’t have four doors. It is said that those will be added when it officially goes into production and obviously it is not going to be a two door vehicle.
In terms of performance, the electric engine mounted in the rear would deliver about 152bhp. The maximum range covered by the battery is pegged at 130 miles which is quite reasonable for most users. The battery pack is expected to be larger than 35.5 kWh but no official word is out as the car is still in its early design stage and yet to go into full production. The automaker is expected to talk more about their electric cars lineup in the motor shows to be held next year.
Building a Rolls Royce or buying one is actually the next to the impossible task that the company has been pulling off for decades now.
While it is not one among the mainstream cars available, it still continues to be a status symbol. Rather than resting on their laurels, the company has decided to go the extra mile and redefine the concept of luxury in the rear seat with some insanely good additions to it.
In the latest set of new marketing materials, the automobile brand has officially revealed the exquisite look of the 2021 Ghost. According to the company, this one is the surprising entry-level variant that they could offer buyers at an affordable budget. However, it is definitely not going to fit in your pocket unless you are uber-rich. The overall design language used in the vehicle is less sharp and much more seamless than in the previous edition. The designers have also gone for a cleaner finish on the rear seats, making it much more comfortable and luxurious than it ever was.
Constructing on a New Platform
Every new model gets a huge update on the platform. The luxury sedan of this generation is being built on an aluminum spaceframe chassis. It helps significantly improve the legroom available for rear-seat passengers. The change in the platform has also contributed to a massive difference in the wheelbase because the new car has an increased base by six inches while the length is increased by seven inches. The improved luxury features found in the new Ghost Rolls Royce sedan have obviously added to the weight of the car but they have managed to split it across the car that it doesn’t affect performance. The overall weight increase is about 102 pounds.
The acceleration and top speed capabilities of the car continue to be on par with the luxurious brand’s many other options. It can easily go from 0 to 60 miles per hour in just 4.8 seconds. For a car that doesn’t compromise on luxury, having such a powerful powertrain on the inside further adds up to the value it provides. The maximum top speed is pegged at 155 miles per hour which is more than enough for long drives and to simply experience comfort even when you are on the road for extended periods of time. The vehicle is aimed at people who like longer models and prefer to drive in specific roads where such a car could be driven comfortably.
The year is getting off to a good start as some of the most exciting launches are just around the corner. Instead of having to fumble with spy shots, the official 2021 Mercedes AMG GT photographs have been officially revealed online. If you are a big fan of the car and its design, it will be a pleasant surprise to see it has come a long way since the previous few editions.
The biggest and most notable change in the lot is the upgraded 4.0-liter V-8 engine. The engine now produces a solid 523 horsepower which is at least 54hp more than the previous edition. While testing these numbers in the road is quite difficult and a race track is a minimum requirement, it still is impressive to see the automobile brand deliver some big numbers. Additionally, it has also been confirmed that they are working on a new Stealth Edition which will have black accents and go for more subtle looks when compared to the base model.
Exciting Performance, New Design
The 2021 Mercedes AMG GT can comfortably accelerate from 0 to 60 miles per hour in just 3.7 seconds. With some tweaks made to the design and the improved powertrain, the car was able to reduce the acceleration time by 0.2 seconds. It may not sound like much in the normal world but when it comes to sporty editions such as the one tuned by AMG, it is a huge deal and buyers would willingly pay more to have access to these improvements.
Some of the unique changes make it possible to justify the price tag and the Mercedes AMG combination. In this particular model, it includes the adaptive dampers combined with large front brakes and an electronic limited-slip differential. For sporty drivers, the Race mode is going to further boost performance and push the car to its maximum horsepower while there is also a lithium-ion starter battery to ensure the car starts without any ignition issues of the sort.
The Stealth Edition is yet another improvement that takes some of the elements from the AMG Exterior Night package. On the inside, the 2021 Mercedes AMG GT has leather seats, carbon fiber or choice of material for the dashboard and maintains a dark tint all over. The edition’s official logo has been printed on the dashboard to showcase that it belongs to a specific category and is owned by the select few.