Patented Ford Transmission

The development of automotive technology continues to move dynamically. One is the number of teeth in modern automatic transmissions continues to grow. More gear ratios give some advantages like effect gearshift (upshift or downshift) is more delicate because the ratio between the teeth denser, more fuel efficient while gliding at high speed as the engine rotation remains in a round that was not too high.

The problem is getting a lot of gear is crammed in addition swelled production costs and the weight of the vehicle also makes the dimensions of the gearbox will become swollen. On November 2012, officials had stated that the transmission ZF 9 speed homemade represent ‘natural limit’ Extra teeth and if more than the transmission will be more complicated and heavy. However, Ford tried to abort argument with plans ZF 10-speed automatic transmissions for pickup F-150 Raptor 2017 models.

There are still other surprises. Ford recently showcased a detailed 11-speed transmission patents registered on October 4, 2013. The published document that shows three different configurations with a combination of transmission gears, clutch, and brake differently.

According to Ford spokesman Paul Seredynski, the patent document is a method to protect new ideas. This means that Ford would like to announce that it is the first 11-speed transmission design.

Nissan Juke-R

Nissan Juke-R as a super crossover on European soil, not like the Juke in general, variant ‘R’ which is known to a very special one. Not only because there are very limited in the whole world, the speed of the car is never compete with high-performance cars like the Lamborghini Gallardo and Ferrari 458 Italia.

The secret in the engine car ‘monster’ who adopts a 3.8-liter V6 twin turbo Nissan GT-R is capable of blowing power of 545 hp with peak torque reaches 588 bursts hp.

Equipped with an increasingly powerful muscles, the Nissan Juke-R accelerates from 0-100 km / h in just 2.8 seconds with a top speed performance of up to 270 km / h, slightly below the top speed of the latest Nissan GT-R which reaches 311 km / hour.

new ferrari cheap

Entry-level sports car with a range of output at Tk 500 is currently the most widely hunted the rich. Seeing this potential, Ferrari, as the world’s leading sports car manufacturers are tempted.

Do not want to fall behind with competitors, manufacturer based in Maranello is reportedly preparing an entry level model. Boldride page launch, Wednesday (08/04/2015), this entry-level sport car will be powered twin-turbo V6 engine and filling variants under V8 engined models.

According to leaks from the parent company as the Chrysler Fiat Ferrari sports car is going to be a challenger to the Porsche 911 Turbo S, Mercedes Benz AMG GT, and McLaren 570S.

As for the sports car ‘cheap’ Ferrari will be released in the upcoming 2019. The reason, in that both McLaren and Mercedes Benz 570S AMG GT is entering middle life cycle.

Ferrari can be said to have been prepared with a V6 engine as ever produce it for Maserati. A few years ago, Maserati has supported model line 3.0-liter V6 engine Ferrari works.

This model was prepared as a replacement for the Californian who has been marketed since 2008. It is estimated, will market sportcar Ferrari ‘cheap’ it at a price of US $ 180 thousand.

audi device otonomos

Audi AG is developing a measuring device such as the iPad will be a computing center for car otonomos. With this device, Audi hopes to create a car that is comfortable and safe otonomos.

At least, this device utilizes Mobileye NV technologies and Nvida Corporation. In working on the project, Audi collaborated with Delphi Automotive Plc.

This device will be a core or core of the system for car otonomos. Computing power provided by this device according to one complete electronic architecture in mid-size cars.

Audi, along with some of its competitors such as Mercedes-Benz and Tesla Motors Inc. is being actively to build a car capable of driving otonomos himself. As a first step, the automotive manufacturer will usually add an automatic parking feature.

“All car manufacturers to supply companies engaged in encouraging the development of otonomos car,” said Frank Schwope, an automotive analyst. “The problem is that the technology is less clear in practice because there are no laws governing,” he added.


One of the variants of the Panamera “Edition”, the Panamera Diesel Edition, into a four-door sports car that is quite efficient by the German sports car manufacturer claims this.

Panamera “Edition” which is marketed by a number that puts an additional view as the most economical diesel version with record fuel consumption on a freeway (extra-urban) to 5.6 liters / 100 km, equivalent to 1 liter to 17 km.

Diesel version, which is not sold in China, is above the Panamera Edition which has a record consumption of 11.4 l / 100 km for the city, 6.9 l / 100 km for the highway, and 8,5l / 100km for use in combination. In the next position there Panamera 4 Edition.

As reported Porsche Jakarta, Panamera Edition now has a new quirk that could be seen from the shades, including shiny black trim on the side windows. Door handle can also be present in the same color suppose buyers choose an option Porsche Entry & Drive, without key or keyless system that allows the driver to lock and unlock the doors without having to plug the key, as long as it is in the palm of the hand.

This variant is also fitted Panamaera Panamera Turbo II wheels alloy 19-inch size that fitted lid middle Porsche logo.

The interior leather bi-color black-luxor beige, while each of the headrests are the epitome of the Porsche, the sports steering wheel, leather door protector plate typical “Edition” and a special carpet.

For entertainment and communications, Porsche has Porsche Communication Management which includes a 7-inch touch screen for audio functions, navigation, and communication. Tata voice supported Bose Surround Sound System is divided into 14 speakers with 585 watt capacity.

Supplement that can be selected to be paired on the Panamera is Porsche Active Suspension Edition Management (PASM), bi-xenon headlights are connected with Porsche Dynamic Light System (PDLs), then the device when parking assistance front and rear including a camera to retreat, as well as the Power Steering Plus.

Mazda Miata

Mazda MX-5 Miata is the mainstay of the Mazda roadster. Passenger car 2 is indeed known as the roadster lightweight and loved by the young people of his time.

At the New York International Auto Show 2015 yesterday, Mazda released the all-new MX-5 Miata to form a total recently changed from the previous form. This roadster is the fourth generation of the type MX-5, which first came out in 1998.

The most notable changes on the exterior is, the use of a larger rim circumference is 17 inches. Already equipped with a front air dam and rear lip spoiler system.

Unfortunately, with a look that is more ciamik, do not add extra power to the engine. Mazda MX-5 Miata is still relying on the engine capacity of 2.0 liter 4-cylinder that produces 155 hp and 148 lb-ft of torque. Manual transmission available optional limited-slip differential, Bilstein shocks and a new tower braces.

For business features, Mazda always not want outdated. For example, this car is equipped with HD and SiriusXM Satellite Radio with nine speakers plus Bose branded audio system and headrest speakers.

To compensate for the performance of the engine, this car has a package using a rim diameter of 17 inch BBS forged wheels, a set of Brembo big brake kit combined with good aerodynamic system. Hmm about this car will come out in Indonesia not well? We wait presence.