Living room New York 2017: the highlight that gave appointment in the Big Apple


The appointment of New York is always very picturesque.

The edition 2017 Hall of New York has been one of the most anticipated of the year, thanks to the tremendous anticipation of some brands, which started to reveal their new products for the living room new yorker since the beginning of the year, as Dodge with the new Demon, the latest version of wild Challenger SRT Hellcat.

however, once inaugurated the event, we discovered that this edition has not been too prolific in comparison with the previous, therefore, really there were too many firsts international, though that does not meant that we not see what’s new in the lounge in the new yorker.

In comparison, the Hall of Shanghai, which opened its doors only a few days after, enjoyed dozens of news local as well as several presentations in international.


Honda debuted the Clarity PHEV and EV in NY.

New range Clarity

Honda took advantage of the living room on new york to reveal the two new variants of the Clarity, a new hybrid version PHEVS and other fully electric, forming a small range in conjunction with the version powered by hydrogen, which we already knew.

on the one hand, the Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid has an engine Atkinson cycle petrol, a tetracilíndrico of 1.5 liters which is attached a small electric motor. The total power of the combined is 184 HP (181 hp) and 315 Nm of torque. The electric motor is fed with a pack of lithium batteries of 17 kWh.

on the other hand, the new electric version of the Clarity has an engine 163 HP and 300 Nm of maximum torque. It is powered by a lithium-ion battery-25.5 kWh, thanks to which can boast of a range of 179 km, according to cycle EPA.


The new generation of the Lincoln Navigator landed in New York.

Lincoln Navigator 2018

The expected SUV full-size Ford premium was revealed finally in New York, with an image that we already anticipated the Lincoln Navigator concept and a V6 engine, 3.5 EcoBoost 456 HP (450 hp).

This new generation employs all the experience of the brand with the latest generation of F-150 pick-up, so has used the aluminum to reduce the weight of this leviathan, which is still manufactured the old fashioned way, with body and frame being two separate elements.

updating technology is very important, with all the advances Ford in matters of safety and information and entertainment. It features the latest evolution of the system SYNC 3, Ford compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, dashboard with screen of 12 inches and a Head-Up Display of large size.


New sport version to the range Lexus.

Lexus LS 500 F Sport 2018

In New York Lexus had the LS 500 F Sport 2018, the most sporting of the range, equipped with an engine V6 of 3.5 liters and twin-turbo that delivers 421 HP (415 hp).

If the mark nippon desvelaba in the past Hall Geneva the all-new LS 500h, the hybrid version of the sedan of representation, in New York, Lexus presented the version most exciting of the range. This is distinguished by a front grille specific, side skirts and alloy wheels of 20-inch specific to this version.

In the interior we can also find exclusive finishing of this sport version. At the technical level, in addition to the new mechanics, 421 CV we also find largest brakes and two exhaust outlets chrome-plated.


Toyota FT-4X concept.

Toyota FT-4X concept

Toyota, for its part presented a spectacular concept off-road, with an aesthetic very striking and risky, which according to the japanese brand served as inspiration for the design departments of the brand. A white canvas where you explore different possibilities.

Although the company did not disclose detail on its mechanics, the concept is developed on the platform TNGA global Toyota, who used models such as the Camry 2018 or the new CH-R crossover, model the latter with which it shares its proportions.

Your engine is 4 cylinders and is associated with an automatic transmission-type CVT, with system awd. Although it is not revealed or the specific engine or its data.


New Chevrolet Corvette Carbon 65 Edition.

Chevrolet Corvette Carbon 65 Edition

Chevy desvelaba a new special anniversary edition of the Corvette, the Carbon 65 Edition, which celebrate the 65th anniversary of the birth of the model. A limited series that is available in the form of a pack for the Corvette Z06 and Grand Sport.

This new series has some specific finishes, but also premieres the new features of the new range 2018 Corvette, a new model that the brand has not yet revealed officially no picture but has already revealed all their details and prices.

The majority of the novelties of the range 2018 we will find in the composition of their equipment, with new colors, new packages, aesthetic and the possibility of requesting various items out of the packages that are already established, such as the package Z51.


New Grand Cherokee Trackhawk.

Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk

The SUV the most powerful in the world saw the light only a few days before the opening of the salon a new yorker. Equipped with the same mechanical V8 6.2-liter supercharged that we find in the Dodge Challenger Hellcat, the Trackhawk is positioned as the SUV with highest power available in any market.

Has 717 CV (707 hp) and 875 Nm of max torque. What allows the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk reach 96 km/h (60 mph) in just 3.5 seconds, managing to cover the quarter mile in only 11.6 seconds, with a final speed of 186 km/h and a maximum speed of 280 km/h.

Completely excessive and superlative, the Trackhawk is the sublimation sports absolute of the range Jeep, leaving short variant SRT8 of the same model.


The Demon was surprised by models such as the Trans Am Super Duty 455 2017.

Muscle cars

In this particular segment we find the protagonists most prominent of the room, or at least the most media attention, mainly thanks to the tremendous excitement that lifted Dodge with the presentation of the SRT Demon,. Expectation that took advantage of Hennessey to baptize his last creature with the name “The Exorcist”, after which we had the last package of upgrades Hennessey Performance for the Camaro ZL1.

Next to these we find the new version of the resurrected Trans-Am Super Duty 455, a work of a specialist Trans Am Depot that is positioned at the same height as the previous with a retro concept and 1.014 HP from its supercharged V8.

These three specimens represent the good state of shape of the segment Muscle car
in the united States, which already are not focused exclusively
the preparers of the more traditional, but that the own brands used
many true efforts
to green the laurels of the
golden age of the muscle american.