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Ford Expedition SUV
In this post truckszine.com will make a review of the new 2012 Expedition SUV. 2012 Ford Expedition is a full-size SUV produced by Ford Motor Company. Ford Expedition is a replacement to other famous SUV from the past – Ford Bronco. 2012 Expedition is the middle size SUV between the larger Ford Excursion and the smaller Ford Explorer.
Ford Expedition full-size American SUV
2012 Ford Expedition is now produced only in one factory – Kentucky, Louisville and replacing the old factory in Wayne, Michigan. Buyers of 2012 Ford Expedition can choose between two body-styles – regular and EL version. The oldest model Ford Expedition is produced in 2003, the new model is a smooth large SUV with more responsive handling.
2012 Ford Expedition on the street
The interior of 2012 Expedition includes a small center seat between the seats in the second row which makes a free access to a small child on this seat. The new safety features in 2012 Ford Expedition are: tire pressure monitor, lower front bumper and optional safety curtain for passengers protection. The safety programs in the SUV are ESP , anti-lock brakes and system reducing the chance of skidding.
Photo of Ford Expedition Hybrid
2012 Ford Expedition can fit eight passengers and the big V8 engine can easily tow a boat after it. This luxury large SUV is great for families who need a large cargo space even with 4 kids. The price of a based model of 2012 Ford Expedition is about $37,000 .The fuel consumption in the city area is 25MPG and 17MPG on Hwy.
Interior of Ford Expedition-Luxury leather seats and high quality cockpit
2012 Ford Expedition photo
Ford Expedition Latest edition SUV
Wallpaper of 2012 Chevrolet Suburban SUV
2012 Chevrolet Suburban is the largest luxury SUV ever produced by Chevrolet. At the beginning Chevrolet Suburban was a two-door station wagon edition and after that became a SUV.
2012 Chevrolet Suburban front angle view
2012 Chevrolet Suburban is a great for a large family, because the SUV is powerful and has a large inside space. The fuel consumption of 2012 Chevrolet Suburban is better than the other SUV models in the same class, but the power is still enough to tow up a big boat and your family inside.
Photo of 2012 Chevrolet Suburban off-road driving in the desert
When we talk about safety, the 2012 Chevrolet Suburban is fully equipped with power brakes, 4-wheel ABS system, special stability control system, sensor for the tire pressure, rear view camera and many air bags.
Side view photo of 2012 Chevrolet Suburban
The engine of 2012 Chevrolet Suburban is a big V8 Vortec with 320hp and 5,3L equipped with six speed automatic transmission. 2012 Chevrolet Suburban is available with 2 and 4 wheel drive.
2012 Chevrolet Suburban American model SUV
If you are driving 2012 Chevrolet Suburban only in the city it will use 20mpg.The price for a used 2012 Chevrolet Suburban is about $35,000
2012 Chevrolet Suburban in the showroom
Front view of 2012 Cadillac Escalade
2012 Cadillac Escalade is one of the luxury SUV models at the American market which is equipped with so many features that makes the SUV absolutely unique. The engine of 2012 Cadillac Escalade is solid V8 engine with 403 horsepower which is 6,2l. All three trim options of 2012 Cadillac Escalade comes with 6 speed automatic transmission and 4 wheel drive.
American SUV-2012 Cadillac Escalade
The maximum tow up power of 2012 Cadillac Escalade is 7600 pounds which includes the maximum comfort for the passengers at the same time. 2012 Cadillac Escalade owns the best suspension and handling than other SUV models in this class
2012 Cadillac Escalade – Luxury Large SUV
The weight of 2012 Cadillac Escalade is 6,000 pounds and this consider a high fuel consumption which is about 19 mpg in the highway and 14 mpg in the city.
Front angle view of 2012 Cadillac Escalade
2012 Cadillac Escalade includes a plenty space for it’s five passengers. The interior of 2012 Cadillac Escalade includes leather seats with cooling and heating features. 2012 Cadillac Escalade also has a new navigation system and satellite radio.
New Luxury SUV – 2012 Cadillac Escalade
2012 Cadillac Escalade comes with huge 22 inch chrome wheels and you can also add a power retractable steps. The warranty of 2012 Cadillac Escalade is up to 4 years and includes all damages from bumper to bumper.
2012 Cadillac Escalade in white color
When we talk about safety – 2012 Cadillac Escalade has six passenger airbags, stability control system, rear view HD camera and sensitive rear parking assist. 2012 Cadillac Escalade is also equipped with OnStar system for which is automatic crash response system. This system alerts emergency vehicles when 2012 Cadillac Escalade is crashed and passengers are unable to respond.
Wallpaper of 2012 Cadillac Escalade
The new 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee is classified as one of the most affordable mid-size SUV in the American market. This classification is based on many reviews and test drives of the Jeep Grand Cherokee 2012. Reviews of 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee are based on off-road and normal city driving tests and interior comfort.
New 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee in the showroom
The 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee is based on the same platform like M-class of Mercedes Benz. Most of the reviewers says that the 2012 Grand Cherokee is far from a sporty SUV and the test drives find this vehicle similar like a crossover not like furious off-road SUV.
Grand Cherokee 2012 SUV
Most reviewers confirm that the performance of 2012 Grand Cherokee is unmistakably Jeep inspired. The interior of the new Grand Cherokee is fully loaded with luxury elements like Audi or Lexus SUVs. This is the biggest difference with previous generation Grand Cherokee which interior was looking cheap and ugly and low quality, so the buyers of the new 2012 Grand Cherokee will be impressed how Jeep is change the interior drastically. Exactly this interior change of the fully equipped 2012 Grand Cherokee is sending it in Luxury SUV category.
Jeep Grand Cherokee tuning
After several test drives, all of the test drivers said that the new 2012 Grand Cherokee is a great family SUV which can handle off-road trips and carpool duty, and this SUV is the best choice of its class. Of course there is a disadvantages in this model-some of Grand Cherokee models get very bad gas mileage than a four-wheel drive Hummer. So buyers of the new 2012 Grand Cherokee must be prepared for frequent stops at the gas stations.
2012 Grand Cherokee SRT8
Interior of 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Comes the annual exhibition of tuned cars and accessories in Las Vegas.
Specialty Equipment Market Association or SEMA briefly opens next week. Now we offer you one of them exhibits a Dodge showroom.This is a concept called 2012 Dodge Durango Tow Hook, which is the work of tuners by Mopar Underground. Most impressive is the car’s color scheme – orange body color, which contrasts with the satin-covered in a black roof and bonnet.
2012 Dodge Durango with forged wheels with size 22-inch performance tires and Pirelli. The suspension was also changed, the car has come close to the road by 25 mm compared with the standard model. Generally a “muscular” and aggressive look. Change is in the interior. Seats are black perforated leather with orange elements. SRT wheel is having many alloy elements in the interior. In the technical part of the Mopar are added only exhaust Corsa
Ford reported that so far this year has sold more than 100,000 units of the U.S. model SUV 2012 FORD Explorer.
A similar result in sales of SUV models is achieved by 2007, ie the year before the global financial crisis. Compared with 2010 sales growth of the 2012 Ford Explorer is an incredible 290 percent. Behind this success of course is also the fact that last year was released the next generation of the Explorer. Its design is very attractive and modern style continues demonstrated by Flex and Taurus.The big chrome grille dominates the front.
Change is in the interior with elegant panel, which is close to European tastes. The Ford Explorer 2012 is offered with two engines and two-liter EcoBoost is the basic power of 179 kW and maximum torque of 366 Nm. A powerful engine is 3.497 cm3 volume and a power of 216 kW and maximum torque of 345 Nm. Combined with machine having 6 degrees. There is a version with only the front drive wheels and one 4×4. This is the fifth generation of the Explorer SUV, the first appeared in 1990, replacing the Bronco II.
Early Ford Bronco was offered in three versions: the wagon, and crew-cab roadster. This year Ford company presented us the new 2012 model Ford Bronco in silver color version roadster. Later in 1968 Bronco Roadster was discontinued due to extremely low popularity. Auto in the car is not envisaged in principle, equipped with machine 3-speed manual transmission and a 6-liter 100-horsepower engine. By 1971, it was released more than 40 000 cars.
In the 70 years in the automotive market in Bronco there are strong contenders, so the machine is subjected to the competitiveness of modernization introduced the automatic transmission and steering power and the volume of the base engine grew to 3.3 liters. These efforts have been justified, and sales increased to 26,300 copies a year. However, the energy crisis of the mid-’70s led a major feature in the history of Bronco – because of the high fuel consumption. In 1977, production was discontinued Bronco I, now cars 1966-1977 years of manufacture – is a classic.
In 1978 came the big Bronco, very similar to the F-150 pickup, which was issued prior to 1996. Full-size (4510h1960h1860 mm) three-door six-seat wagon 1980 Bronco with a removable plastic roof is essentially a four-wheel drive pickup with a short base. In its simple and robust design guessed truck
With an eye on their customers, have a weakness for cars with diesel engines, the company’s flagship SUV Chrysler will release a 2011 Grand Cherokee with a new supercharged power unit on heavy fuel. Rogue with a three-liter “six”, which will be shown next week at the motor show in Switzerland, will go on sale in Europe in the summer of 2011.
Turbodiesel, developed jointly by Fiat and the Italian minders from VM Motori, a model borrowed from the Lancia Thema, which is the European counterpart of the recently updated Chrysler 300C. This engine compliant with Euro-5, depending on boost pressure develops between 190 “horses” and 440 N • m to 241 strength and 550 N • m
SUV with a more powerful version of “Six”, available for all trim models, the passport consumes 8.3 liters of fuel per hundred and emits 218 g / km of CO2 (in the city – 10.3 L/100 km and 270 g / km on the highway – 7.2 l/100 km and 188 g / km).
But the characteristics of a weaker version of the engine, the base for the 2011 Grand Cherokee in the performance of Laredo (optional for Limited), are still unknown. They will be announced at the debut of the machine in Geneva.
Greetings friends, today decided to tell you about the car Dodge Durango 2012. After a one-year pause, the car comes with a new body and new features. Previously, it was based on the body of the truck, this year’s Durango has a universal architecture, which in turn significantly improved driving dynamics and control.
Company Dodge, also took care of business performance, and now he gets a more powerful V6 engine. Salon also received an update and is now a much nicer quality finishing materials has improved considerably.
The new 3.6 liters. V6 engine capable to deliver 290 hp and it is up to 80 hp more than the previous 3.7-liter V6. It is equipped with an automatic transmission with five speeds (I note that most of the competitors in this class have a 6-speed), but the gearbox still good enough and capable of decent speed. So according to test 2012 Dodge Durango accelerates from 0 to 100 km / h in 9 seconds, but in turn is of course a little slower than most competitors. Fuel consumption per 100 km. are: city-14, 7 l-10 highway, 69 l-13 mixed mode, 07 liters.
5.7 liter engine of the second, is also available, it adds strength and helps the car to an increase in towing capacity. With this engine it can tow up to 3265 kg, this is probably the most fundamental advantage of the crossover Dodge Durango 2012.
Yes, Dodge spent upgrading the company has made good signs, but this does not mean that the Dodge Durango 2012 in this year’s leader in its class. And if you do not need to transport heavy loads, there are lots of very decent crossover with three seats, which you should pay attention. That is 2011 Chevrolet Traverse, Ford Flex 2011, Mazda CX-9 and Toyota Highlander. Also advise you to pay attention to the Ford Explorer, 2011, which was completely renovated this year.
Cost of 2012 Dodge Durango starts at $ 50,000, the maximum price depends on the configuration and can be 70 000 $
In 2012 Lincoln Navigator gets a few changes, since this is the third generation of large-size SUV. It has a longer wheelbase, 20-inch chrome wheels, a spacious lounge with leather finishing tree.
When compared with other SUV s 2012 Lincoln Navigator can distinguish models such as Cadillac Escalade and Infiniti QX56 that are more powerful V8 engines. You should also pay attention to the Ford Expedition and Ford Explorer.
Standard equipment includes a 2012 Lincoln Navigator 18-inch alloy wheels, rear parking sensor, automatic tailgate, reversing camera, electric folding side steps, auto-dimming rear-view mirrors, leather upholstery, adjustable pedals, dual-zone automatic climate control, tilt-telescopic steering wheel, heated and ventilated front seats, heated second-and third-row seat
Like any luxury vehicle, Lincoln Navigator 2012 offers excellent ride quality and flawless finish of the cabin, which largely insulates you from the outside world.Acceleration seems to be satisfactory, until you compare it with the more nimble Cadillac Escalade. The relative shortage of power 5.4-liter V8 engine, it is especially noticeable with a full load passengers and / or cargo.
Under the hood is located 2011 Lincoln Navigator 5.4-liter V8 engine that produces 310 hp Automatic six-speed transmission is the only one available. Four-wheel drive available as an option. Lincoln Navigator with rear-wheel drive can tow up to 4100 kg.
To test the performance of Navigator accelerated from 0 to 100 km / h in 8.2 seconds. Fuel consumption is: city 16.8-liter on the highway, 11.76 liters and mixed-mode 14.7-liters