Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 – World’s First Diesel Full Hybrid Vehicle – Made Official

Published by on Aug 25th, 2010, No Comments

Peugeot has officially announced its 3008 HYbrid4. The car is the world’s first diesel-powered fully hybrid vehicle. The HYbrid4 comes with a 2.0 liter HDi diesel engine with 163 PS (120 kW) and 300 Nm of torque which powers the front wheels.


Fisker Karma Plug-in Hybrid Surfaces in the Form of a Promotional Video

Published by on Aug 25th, 2010, No Comments

Fisker has released a promotional video of the luxury plug-in hybrid, the Fisker Karma. The car features two electric motors, which are powered by a 200kW lithium-ion battery pack that produces 300 kW (402 hp / 408 PS) and 1,300 Nm (959 lb/ft) of torque.


Limited Edition 2010 Jaguar XJL Sells out in 4 Hours at Neiman Marcus

Published by on Oct 21st, 2009, 1 Comment

Neiman Marcus is a luxury specialty retail department store always ready with special cars for the holiday season. The thing is that whatever these guys have on offer is being sold like hotcakes. This time around, Neiman Marcus chose the supercharged version of the 2010 Jaguar XJL and the 50 units on offer were sold in a record time of four hours and four minutes.

Jaguar XJL Supercharged Neimen Marcus Edition

These limited edition cars were finished in an exclusive Celestial Black metallic paintjob and were glorified on the inside with custom navy and ivory leather upholstery and Zebrano matte wood trim. Not to mention that the 20-inch alloy wheels further make the limited edition look special. Talk about the engine capacity and this limited edition scorcher is fitted with a supercharged 5.0-liter V8 engine capable of churning 470hp and 424 lb-ft of torque. The engine is mated with a six speed automatic transmission and courtesy of this combination, the car clocks 60mph in 4.9 seconds whilst maxing out at 155mph.

Jaguar XJL Supercharged Neimen Marcus Edition interior

The Limited Edition 2010 Jaguar XJL was priced at $105,000, with the standard selling at $90,500. Not a bad deal, eh?