BMW X2 may launch in 2017

BMW X2 may launch in 2017

BMW plans to launch X2 utility in 2017. According to the Australian website News Drive, the second generation of X1 (pictured), scheduled to hit the market between late 2014 and early 2015 will be lower than the current one, just to open a loophole for input X2 in the range.

Basically, the X2 will be a derivation of X1 with sporty profile. Therefore, the engines of the new model will be the same of the second generation X1, including three-and four-cylinder options, petrol and diesel, ranging between 1.5 and 2.0. The transmission is six-speed manual, with optional automatic transmission eight gears. Versions "M" will also be launched.

Read more automotive news

McLaren P15 can launch in 2017

McLaren Cars, arm focused on road cars of Formula 1 team, admitted to Car & Driver magazine that is working on a new car. The project, which would be called the P15 would be a cheaper version of the P1 and calm, and would highlight a hybrid energy system for reuse in partnership with Honda.

Porsche shows steering system enables the rear wheel of the new 911 GT3

One of the novelties of the 2014 Porsche 911 GT3 is its system of active steering of the rear wheels, which help the front contour curves. The adoption of this solution in a production car in assembler and is unprecedented in this video, we can see it working first.

Concept Infiniti Q50 can be produced Eau Rouge

The concept car for Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge will hit the streets soon, as reported by the automaker after starting study to determine if the car can be produced or not.

McLaren may terminate production of the MP4-12C

Although McLaren have insisted that their new model 650S , presented at the Geneva Motor Show , would join its line not as a substitute for the MP4-12C, there is little room for coexistence.

Secret: new ix35 runs in Tests

The new generation of the ix35 is already being tested by Hyundai. The prototype you see in these photos was spotted on an ice rink closed in the Arctic Circle.

Daimler Denza EV will debut at the Beijing

Daimler unveiled new details about its new electric vehicle, called Denza. Developed in conjunction with the Chinese manufacturer BYD, the green car will be presented at the Hall of Beijing in April and should start to be sold in China in late 2014.

Import Hyundai Veloster for Brazil is paralyzed

The CAOA Group, responsible for import and sale of various Hyundai vehicles in the Brazilian market, announced on Thursday (13) temporarily suspended importation of the country Veloster The information was revealed by Antonio Maciel, president of the group, for a event held in Anapolis (Goias).

Salary of the new CEO of GM could reach $ 14 million

Mary Barra, CEO of General Motors, should receive a total salary of $ 14.4 million this year. According to the automaker, Mary can receive $ 10 million in compensation over the long term as part of your package.

Ford announces recall of the new EcoSport

Ford convened on Thursday (30), owners of the new EcoSport model 2014 manufactured between 13 and 15 January 2014, with the end of chassis 8889564 to 8932059, to attend to an authorized dealer for inspection and, if necessary, free replacement of front and rear tires, and the spare tire.

Europe: VW makes few visual changes Polo 2014

Volkswagen released pictures and information on the model 2014 Polo sold in Europe. The brand promoted a few cosmetic changes to the car, emphasizing the additional security items arising from the seventh generation of the Golf.