end of the year and is time to recapitulate. From ActualidadMotor we have followed all the developments in the motor world and we want to make a summary of the 5 launches most important of the year 2015. Although we have seen the birth of a multitude of projects during these 12 months there are a few that we want to highlight above the rest.
we Know that this is something difficult and that each will have their likes in this regard. However we have tried to make a balanced list with models belonging to different segments of the automobile. We have also taken into account their impact within each brand and the innovations that have contributed. Without more to add here I leave you with the best releases of 2015.
Started by the new generation of the Renault Megane. The best-selling compact was presented last Frankfurt show and it has been a big change with respect to its predecessor. Adopts the design that we could already see in the Espace and also takes some of the features of the successor of the Lagoon, the also newly arrived Renault Talisman. A concept more premium that sure will bring you great success.
Among its innovations are a increase of their dimensions, making it more livable and an equipment as complete as possible. The engine range kicks off with three diesel and two gasoline although in the future will come more versions. It was announced also the Renault Mégane GT, variant more sporty until the time. This model is already being produced in the factory of Palencia and has a starting price in our country 16.600 euros.
Okay yes, you have caught the Volvo XC90 is not a novelty of 2015. But although we saw it for the first time in 2014, has this year been when it has started its marketing. And in addition we could not leave it out of this list, it is one of the SUV is more important and novel of the world. It also includes the fact that we had the opportunity to try it and we’ve discovered first-hand that marks a turning point within the Swedish brand.
A total renovation that includes a attractive scandinavian design, seated on the modular platform SPA. Aspect premium mixed with skills off-road, and of course the maximum level of safety are some of its features. Also launches a range of engines more economical and even hybrid technology. A complete equipment and new technology make this one of the SUV more attractive on the market.
On the 30th anniversary of the BMW M3, the German brand has brought us another sports to increase your range. Has raised passions by your bold and muscular design, has even been referred to as the spiritual successor to the BMW M3 E30. Of course we talked of BMW M2, the new model of access to the M, that with its 370 horses and its lightness will be able to make tremble even the fearsome M4.
Uses the gasoline engine supercharged six-cylinder and 3.0-liter that we have already seen in other models. As we said reaches 370 HP and 465 Nm of torque, figures that catapulted to a speed electronically limited to 250 km/h, accelerating 0 to 100 km/h in 4.3 seconds. Already on the production line and therefore orders are accepted. Your price in Spain is 62.900 euros with manual shift mode, although the first units will not arrive until April of 2016.
Honda Civic Type R
back in march, arrived at the Geneva motor show one of the most anticipated sporting. We talked about the Honda Civic Type R. Nippon mark had put a lot of effort in this new model, I wanted to rise to the crown among the vehicles of its segment. And what if it has succeeded, he returned to reclaim his position as the fastest of its class in the Nurburgring. We also had the occasion to test it in the circuit of Slovakia Ring, Slovakia.
A radical concept that stands out for its look aggressive and bold. Its massive rear spoiler and quad exhaust make it more clear. Uses the new turbocharged four-cylinder and 2.0-liter that develops a power of 310 HP and 400 Nm. Remember that it is a front wheel drive. It is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.7 seconds and reach a maximum speed of 270 km/h. In our country part of the 34,500 persons euros.
BMW 7 Series
The big saloon German also renewed and presented its sixth generation. The BMW 7 Series remains true to its beginnings. It gives importance to the passenger and therefore includes all kind of amenities and even versions with bodies L, which earn size for the rear seats. The technology in this model is avant-garde, includes items such as gestural control, many touch controls and all kinds of facilities for driving.
Headlights laser, seating with massage, heating in areas that do not we used, a car park from outside the vehicle, even a key with a touch screen to load as if it were a mobile. In terms of your driving, what bonus is the comfort and therefore includes air suspension series. It is lighter and includes a diesel engine of 265 horsepower and a gasoline 450 HP. In Spain, part of a price 94.650€.
What one would you pick?
New generation of the Audi A4
we Know that these 5 models, are only a small sample of all that has come this year. We could highlight several models. compact came the new generation of the Opel Astra and the new Infiniti Q30. Between the sedans, highlighting the renewal of the Audi A4 and the new Alfa Romeo Giulia. If we are looking for a coupe, we could talk about the new Mercedes C-Class Coupe. SUV the highlight is the luxurious Bentley Bentayga and the new Volkswagen Tiguan. And to finish, a sporting radical such as the Porsche 911 GT3 RS. And you, what’s your favourite?