Honda Ridgeline Pricing (2012)

CARBARN | Honda Ridgeline Pricing (2012) | not expected soon in 2011 is over, we will step year 2012, this year a lot of car manufacturers who issued the manufacturer, such as Honda issued a variety of cars that is needed to meet the needs of the community's life, want to know this one, following a report?

We Knew Honda's load-lugging curiosity, the Ridgeline pickup, was getting a modest refresh for the 2012 model year, and We Knew there was even a new Sport model waiting in the wings.

At $ 29.995 * it's only $ 749 more than the base RT, yet includes Such visual niceties as 18-inch alloys (the base RT rolls on 17-inch steelies), blacked-out honeycomb grille and matching light bezels, as well as fog lamps and tinted rear windows. Inside, there's a leather-wrap wheel with audio controls, an aux input on the stereo and floor mats.

Range-wide changes for 2012 include a new front grille and aero improvements Various small net That help the genre-straddling pickup a revised fuel economy ratings of 15 city and 21 highway, an increase of of 1 mpg on the interstate.

Cadillac SRX (2012)


CARBARN | Cadillac SRX (2012) | Another family car that would be present in the automotive world, this time from manufacturer Chevrolet, a car designed specifically to meet the needs of this family will be present in 2012 want to know? The following report

The 2012 Cadillac SRX ranks 6 out of 8 Luxury Compact SUVs. This ranking is based on our analysis of 43 published reviews and test drives of the Cadillac SRX, and our analysis of reliability and safety data. With a new 3.6-liter V6 engine, reviewers now love everything about the 2012 Cadillac SRX: its powerful engine, upscale interior and bold exterior. Most car reviewers said the 2011 Cadillac SRX's interior exuded luxury amenities, but disliked its underpowered, standard 3.0-liter engine. Those opinions have changed for the 2012 model year, as has fitted all 2012 Cadillac SRX trims with a 3.6-liter V6 engine test drivers call That smooth, powerful and quiet.

One is the 2012 SRX's low fuel economy ratings. Second, the Cadillac SRX is expensive. Last year, adding these features easily Increased the 2011 Cadillac SRX's bottom line to more than $ 40,000. If you want to beat the Cadillac SRX's fuel economy numbers, the Audi Q5 is a good option. That in case, check out the Land Rover LR2.

The SRX's most significant change for the 2012 model year is its new standard 3.6-liter engine That replaces the 3.0-liter V6 and 2.8-liter turbocharged V6 engines are available That on the 2011 model. Other significant changes include standard Bluetooth, standard heated steering wheel and an Eco That feature GM says improves fuel economy. There are four trims: standard, luxury, performance and premium, and all-wheel drive is available on all of Them. The base trim comes with an eight-speaker Bose audio system, AM / FM / satellite radio, dual-zone automatic climate control, cruise control, a one-year OnStar subscription and a power driver seat. A cargo management system, rearview camera and a sunroof are standard on the next trim up, the luxury trim, and navigation and a rear-seat DVD entertainment system are optional on the luxury trim and higher.

Chevrolet Sonic (2012)

CARBARN | Chevrolet Sonic (2012) | The Sonic has slightly different gearing and weighs about 400 pounds Fewer than the Cruze, so We expect better acceleration and fuel economy across the board. The Sonic's turbo pulls well above 3000 rpm; there is noticeable lag at lower engine speeds, despite a low peak torque of 1850 rpm. Chevrolet had a Honda Fit and a Ford Fiesta on hand for comparison, and the Sonic held up well.

The Honda, the which is geared shorter, feels better at low engine speeds. The Sonic is an economy car, the which means sacrifices in creature comforts. Both sedan and hatchback Sonic share the same 99.4-inch wheelbase. The four-door, at 173.1 inches, is 14.1 inches longer than the hatch but loses in the space race with 14 cubic feet of trunk space to the hatch's 19. The hatch also has slightly better rear-seat headroom. The cargo area in the five-door, although not as spacious or ingenious as the Honda Fit's, has a removable false floor That creates a level surface the seats are folded. There is also a slot for the cargo to slide into cover behind the rear seats. Chevrolet will not divulge pricing Sonic until the fall on-sale date gets closer, only hinting That Will it be competitive in the segment.

Also like the Fiesta, we're guessing the will of the Sonic hatch command a premium for its looks more attractive, although We have to say That the sedan Sonic manages to look something less than dumpy-a huge achievement in this segment. Even in base LS trim, the Sonic comes with the aforementioned wheels, plus air conditioning, power locks, keyless entry, stability control, and an impressive 10 bags of water. As part of GM's restructuring, the Sonic Will be assembled in Lake Orion, Michigan. 

Chevrolet Suburban (2013)

CARBARN | Chevrolet  Suburban (2013) | This car will present the automotive world is expected in 2013, the concept car of this family have the body that is big enough and certainly have the functions it is also abundant, have the great power and the others want to know the following report

The SUV model of 2013 Chevrolet Suburban Will be the latest model of GMT900 platform, together with the Chevrolet Tahoe, Cadillac Escalade, and GMC Yukon. Thanks to lambdas design, it Brings New Hope for the manufacturer and the markets That Will highly public response to the 2013 Chevrolet Suburban. 

The design of the SUV provides more cargo and passenger space to Ensure the comfort on riding the vehicle in fair fuel economic size.There is still Speculation spread Among the market, but looking at the current economic condition, with the raising strength of U.S. dollars, the stable fuel price apart from the international conflict, and the improvement of GM's financial condition, We just need to wait until at least the quarter end of 2012 for the announcement of the latest design of 2013 Chevrolet and other models form GMT900 platforms.

Chevrolet Malibu

CARBARN | Chevrolet Malibu | The Malibu, a North American car Previously only, Will Become the GM's latest global car in its eighth generation and the Chevrolet brand's first global midsize sedan. Chevrolet says the next Malibu Will be sold in 100 countries on six CONTINENTS and built at multiple plants around the world. The Malibu, Chevrolet says, was designed for a global audience with "European-inspired driving characteristics," which Should mean sporty handling.

While you can see the evolution from the current-generation Malibu to the new car, the 2013 Malibu is less round and swoopy and more sharp and edgy. The rear end draws clear influence from the Camaro with its squared taillights, rectangular fascia and dual exhaust tips. The car you see here is a Chinese-spec model, but Chevrolet says Will there be a minimum of differences the between the US-spec and Chinese-spec cars.

The Malibu is a hugely Important car for Chevrolet and General Motors. The company says That the car's intended global segment counted for nine percent of all vehicles sold globally in 2010. Here in the U.S., the admittedly aged seventh-generation Malibu was sold over 200.000 copies and was Both Chevrolet and General Motors' best-selling passenger car.

Will Chevrolet also debuted the car on its Facebook page at the same time and reveal the will of the live stream on iPad and iPhone. Anyone watching is encouraged to send questions about the car to Chevrolet's Twitter account is at Malibu Reveal or to the Malibu tab on Chevy's Facebook page.

Chevrolet Equinox (2012)

CARBARN | Chevrolet Equinox (2012) | This 2012 model comes in LS, LT, and LTZ trims. For comfort of the occupants, the LS variant has all Necessary amenities like air conditioning, power driver seat partial, reclining and sliding rear seat, complete power accessories, tilt and telescoping steering wheel, audio controls, OnStar, Bluetooth connectivity, a CD player with 6 - speaker sound system, auxiliary audio jack, satellite radio, and alloy 17 - inch wheels.

The 1LT variant is fully loaded with all essential features tinted rear windows, heated outside mirrors, premium cloth upholstery, rearview camera, leather steering - wrapped wheel, 7 - inch touch screen with upgraded sound system, USB / iPod audio interface, and rack side roof rails etc. The 2LT remote start, automatic climate control, heated front, 8 - way power driver seat, auto - dimming mirrors, 8 - speaker Pioneer sound system, and fog lights.

The 2012 Chevrolet Equinox has some optional amenities like 18 - inch or 19 - inch chrome-clad alloy wheels, forward collision warning / lane departure system, sunroof, and navigation system. As per the EPA fuel estimation, it achieves 22 mpg on city roads and 32 mpg on Highways with front-wheel drive.

The width of this model is 72.5 inches and height is 69.3 inches while the length is 187.8 inches. The ground clearance of this vehicle is 6.9 inches and the front track is 62.9 inches while the rear track is 62.1 inches. the top payload capacity of this 2012 Chevrolet Equinox is 1.131 lbs and gross weight is 4.960 lbs while the Curb weight is 3.829 lbs.

For the safety of passengers, the security panel offers antilock disc brakes, electronic stability control, side curtain airbags, front seat side airbags, OnStar, and last but not the least, the traction control. On all trims, the rearview camera is standard. In government crash tests, this roadster overalls achieved four out of five stars for frontal crash tests and five stars for side protection overalls.

Chevrolet Colorado


CARBARN | Chevrolet Colorado | The Chevrolet Colorado has been given a Pepperdust Metallic exterior paint finish That has been accented with polished aluminum details on the fascia. There are also integrated side steps and black-masked projector style headlamps have LED lighting elements That.

Other items worth noting include a streamlined "cab collar" design with a body-color hard tonneau cover on the bed, gray Accents on the front, side, and rear lower moldings, side mirrors with LED turn-signal indicators, and a set of 20 "aluminum wheels with a liquid metal finish and Stone Gray color wheel shod ports on a set of Cooper Zeon LTZ 285/50R20 tires. The interior of the Colorado also comes with an unmistakable Chevrolet design language. There's a dual-cockpit instrument panel Whose continuous lines create a wrap-around effect, giving the entire cabin a spacious feel. The overall space is accented by an ice-blue lighting and double-faced leather trimmed seats.

Chevrolet has not yet Revealed the performance details on the new Colorado. So to Provide a little perspective on what we Could be in store for, the current generation Colorado has A Few engine options, including a 2.8-liter I-4 producing 185 horsepower and 190 lb / ft of torque, a 3.7-liter I- 5 That produces 242 horsepower and 242 lb / ft of torque, and a range-topping 3.5-liter V8 produces 300 horsepower and That 320 lb / ft of torque. Maximum towing capacity of the Colorado reaches all the way up to 6.000 lbs. Like the performance specs, prices for the notes Announced Colorado were the resource persons.

The Dodge Dakota comes standard with a 3.7-liter Magnum V-6 engine producing 210 horsepower and 235 lb.-ft. of torque. The engine also comes with Electronic Throttle Control for positive throttle response, and exhaust gas recirculation to help lower emissions. Meanwhile, the new Ford Ranger is powered by a new 3.2-liter, I5 Ford Duratorq TDCi diesel engine produces 198 horsepower and That 346 lb / ft of torque. Keep this in mind Pls figures the performance details of the new Colorado are released.

Chevrolet Avalanche

CARBARN | Chevrolet Avalanche | This time the car is a car coming from the world of mini-vans, car are low forms of superiority was so much, want to know? The following report  Up to 6 passenger seating is found inside the 2012 Chevrolet Avalanche rear seats are not needed for cargo.

Universal home remote, audio system with navigation, XM NavTraffic and rear seat entertainment system are available upgrading equipment to the LT or LTZ models of the 2012 Chevrolet Avalanche. Offered in a rear wheel drive and all-wheel drive configurations, the 2012 Chevrolet Avalanche is equipped with a 320 horsepower, 5.3 liter V-8 engine . StabiliTrak with traction control, six airbags and tire pressure monitoring system is standard safety equipment found on the 2012 Chevrolet Avalanche.

Acura TSX Sport Wagon (2012)

CARBARN | Acura TSX Sport Wagon (2012) | DG Acura announced the pricing details on the 2012 Acura TSX and TSX Sport Wagon.  Also there is a new Acura TSX sedan Special Edition That adds more sportiness to the Exterior and interior - for that model Prices start at $ 30,810

"With a sub-$ 30,000 starting point, the Acura TSX represents a great value for Customers Entering the Luxury market," said Jeff Conrad, vice president of Acura sales. The 2012 Acura TSX sedan with a 2.4 is Available liter 4-cylinder engine or a 3.5 liter V6. The 2012 Acura TSX Sport Wagon is offered only with a 2.4 liter 4-cylinder engine.

Acura ZDX (2012)

CARBARN | Acura  ZDX (2012) | The 2012 Acura ZDX features stunning coupe-like styling with the added Benefit of a commanding Presence and flexible Utility. Staying true to the original design prototype, the ZDX features the Elements Forward thinking design consisting of a panoramic glass roof, hidden REAR door handles and bold fender flares. The ZDX is like nothing you have ever seen before from Acura, "said Jeff Conrad, vice president of Acura sales."

Staying true to the original Sketch from Acura's first female designer, Michelle Christensen, Acura ZDX 2012 features the sensuous curves, deeply sculpted shoulders and strong character lines. Inside, the 2012 Acura ZDX exhibits the highest Levels of refinement and sophistication ever offered from Acura. Every 2012 Acura ZDX interior features a hand-stitched leather Dashboard, door panels and sculpted center console. The rich leather appointments give the 2012 Acura ZDX to Warm and inviting feeling while Intimate Creating the cockpit for the driver and front passenger.

The 2012 Acura ZDX boasts not only head-turning style delivers But Also Outstanding on-road performance. The 3.7-liter SOHC V-6 engine generates 300 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque for excellent acceleration, Outstanding low-and mid-Range torque and superior high-rpm power. The Sequential SportShift 6-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters mounted Steering Wheel 2012 Acura ZDX gives the sporty driving while simultaneously Enhancing Characteristics FUEL Economy. Standard on the 2012 Acura ZDX is Acura's exclusive Super Handling All-Wheel Drive ™ (SH-AWD ®) system That Expands the ZDX's Appeal by cornering Outstanding Ability of providing well for excellent all-season Capability. Standard on the 2012 Acura ZDX are 19x8.5-inch 7-spoke wheels, the Largest Aluminum Wheel standard in the Acura lineup.

The IDS's Comfort mode prioritizes road isolation and reduced passenger fatigue, while Sport mode favors crisp handling response, heightened Body control and maximized traction. ITS befitting "sports coupe" design, the 2012 ZDX is longer, lower, and DG to significantly Wider Wider track primary ITS market than competitors. The 2012 Acura ZDX rides on a 108.3-inch wheelbase with an overall length of 192.4 inches, overall It has the width of 85.6 inches, it stands 62.8 inches tall and it makes Use of a 67.7-inch track front and REAR.

The 2012 Acura ZDX is Available with a choice of three Trim Levels: ZDX, ZDX with Technology Package and the ZDX with Advance Package. Like all Acura models, the standard 2012 Acura ZDX comes generously equipped including the panoramic glass roof and hand-stitched leather interior. Also standard are Bluetooth ® HandsFreeLink ® connectivity, power operated tailgate and a high powered audio system (with CD player, AM / FM radio, XM ® Radio with Note function music reminder and USB audio connectivity with iPod ® integration). The 2012 Acura ZDX with Technology Package adds several features including the Acura Key Navigation System with Voice Recognition ™, AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic and Weather ™, the Acura / ELS Surround ® Premium audio system and a multi-view camera REAR. The Advance Package boasts Such Additional technologies for the Integrated Dynamic System (IDS) system damper active nature, Blind spot information system (BSI), Collision Mitigating Braking System ™ (CMBS ™), Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) and Unique interior features.

Performance and Economy are FUEL Further Enhanced by the 2012 Acura ZDX's Sequential  portShift 6-speed automatic transmission That is Designed to satisfy the most discerning enthusiast drivers. EPA estimated city / highway / Combined FUEL mileage of 16/23/19 mpg * and a 21-gallon Capacity FUEL Allow the ZDX to have a ship cruising Range. Plus, the 2012 Acura ZDX complies with the latest EPA Tier 2 - BIN 5 and CARB ULEV regulations Lev II. Standard on the 2012 Acura ZDX is Acura's exclusive Super Handling All-Wheel Drive ™ (SH-AWD ®) system, Which DG been performance proven on Germany's famed Nürburgring road course and is specially tuned for real-world driving Conditions.  The 2012 Acura ZDX chassis is tuned to provide the foolish Precision Balance of handling, road isolation and damping. The ZDX's multi-link Suspension REAR mounts to a separate steel subframe and employs Aluminum uprights for reduced unsprung weight.

Included with the chomh Advance Package, the Integrated Dynamics System (IDS) Tailors the 2012 Acura ZDX's Fully Independent Suspension's Active damper System and speed-sensitive Steering to suit the driver's Preference for a more comfortable or a more sporting ride-Available at the touch of a switch. With the IDS system, Comfort mode prioritizes road isolation and reduced passenger fatigue, while Sport mode favors more crisp handling response, heightened Body belts traction control and maximized. This opening design helps to preserve maximum interior headroom while retaining Also the Dramatic and personal "sports coupe" design of the Cabin Greenhouse. A fixed glass panel over the REAR seat Further brightens the Cabin area.

Combining Premium Materials with a new standard of attention-to-detail and craftsmanship, the 2012 Acura ZDX interior ITS Takes place for the ultimate expression of Acura interior design. Following the original "2 + Freedom" design concept, the ZDX interior emphasizes the Needs of the driver and passenger, while offering enough REAR cargo Also Capacity for a weekend trip or a piece of bulky cargo. For occasional Use, the 2012 Acura ZDX's second-row seats comfortably accommodate two full sing-size adults for rides ships, or three Passengers for shorter rides. LED interior lighting and a Striking Center instrument panel blacks out That When not in Use the 2012 Acura ZDX give a clean, Technical feel. 2012 Acura ZDX interior Standard Features include leather seating surfaces, a supportive 10-way power adjustable driver seat-actuated and the 8-way power adjustable passenger seat. Also standard is the panoramic glass roof, power tailgate and a strand-zone, dual-mode automatic climate control system with automatic humidity control and REAR seat vents. The 2012 Acura ZDX auto day / night rearview mirror includes an Integrated REAR from standard camera view display, while Technology and Advance models REAR camera information display on the navigation system's full VGA color display.

In Keeping with Acura's "Safety Through Innovation" initiative, the 2012 ZDX ITS provides excellent safety for Passengers, including the application of Acura's Advanced Compatibility Engineering ™ (ACE ™) Body structure. ACE ™ is the exclusive Body That design enhances occupant protection and crash compatibility in frontal crashes. Passive safety Features include a Dual-stage, multiple-airbag Supplemental Restraint front Threshold System (SRS), Dual-Chamber of front side airbags with passenger side Occupant Position detection System (OPDS), active nature of front seats with head restraints, Knee bolsters for front occupants, Curtain side airbags with rollover Sensor and front seatbelts with an automatic tensioning system with load limiters Integrated. Numerous standard 'active safety "features That the 2012 Acura ZDX help minimize driver Risk of Collision Include the Vehicle Stability Assist ™ (VSA ®) along with the anti-lock braking system (ABS) with Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist.

Acura TL (2012)

CARBARN | Acura TL (2012) | Making ITS debut at the 2011 Chicago Auto show, Acura's TL delivers fresh Newly Refined looks, performance and upgraded Improved Technology. Most apparent are the visual changes That incorporate new styling front and REAR, But Also Present is a new 6-speed Sequential SportShift automatic transmission for Improved performance and FUEL Economy, the Revised interior and a host of Technology upgrades.  The 2012 TL's Refined new look includes a Redesigned front bumper with Improved aerodynamics, a grid Revised, updated headlights and turn Signals, a new fog light design and a shorter front overhang.  To Increase performance, a new 6-speed Sequential SportShift automatic transmission is a global authority on all TL models with automatic transmission. The Drive-by-Wire ™ throttle system creates Also a 'blip' of the throttle to help match gear speeds while downshifting.

As a Result, city / highway FUEL Economy is now 20/29 mpg *- the Increase of 3 mpg in highway driving over the 2011 TL. To Further Improve Operating efficiency, the TL's standard 3.5L V-6 engine receives a host of Friction-reduction technologies Revised him while a cooler inlet provides a system for the 3.5L and 3.7L booth engines. For 2012, two distinct versions of Acura's performance hurdles Luxury sedan: a 280 horsepower, front-Wheel-drive TL along with a Powerful 305 hp TL paired with Acura's exclusive Super Handling All-Wheel Drive ™ (SH-AWD ™). The performance-minded 6MT model offered Will Continue to be let in the 2012 TL SH-AWD lineup, helping broaden the TL's Appeal Among Luxury performance sedan buyers.

Hut the TL and TL SH-AWD  models chomh Offer the Technology Package includes the Acura Navigation Which System with Voice Recognition , AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic with Traffic Rerouting ™ and AcuraLink Real-Time Weather , and the Acura / ELS Surround  410-watt Premium Audio System.  The TL SH-AWD  comes standard with new 18x8-inch 5-spoke Aluminum wheels with P245/45R18 low-profile tires for more agile handling. Finally, When equipped with the chomh Advance Package, the TL comes with 18x8-inch 5-spoke wheels while TL SH-AWD  is Fitted with 19x8-inch split five-spoke Aluminum wheels with new performance minded P245/40R19 all-season tires .

To Increase performance, a new 6-speed Sequential SportShift automatic transmission is a global authority on all TL models Fitted with the automatic transmission. The Drive-by-Wire ™ throttle system creates Also a 'blip' of the throttle to help match gear speeds while downshifting. Previously, only the TL SH-AWD ® Made Use of the external transmission cooler, But for 2012 all models of the TL (with automatic transmission) are now Fitted with the external transmission cooler. For 2012, two distinct versions of Acura's performance hurdles Luxury sedan: a 280 horsepower, front-Wheel-drive TL along with a Powerful 305 hp TL paired with Acura's exclusive Super Handling All-Wheel Drive ™ (SH-AWD ®). The performance-minded 6MT model (with 6-speed manual transmission, handling and § teering improvements) Continue Tomorrow To be offered in the 2012 TL SH-AWD  lineup, helping broaden the TL's Appeal Among Luxury performance sedan buyers.

When equipped with the chomh Advance Package, the TL comes with 18x8-inch 5-spoke wheels while the TL SH-AWD  is Fitted with 19x8-inch split five-spoke Aluminum wheels paired with new performance minded 245/40R19 all-season tires That significantly Offer Improved performance in snow and ice. Fitted to all TL wheels are Revised Caps Center featuring a raised-style, chrome-plated Acura 'A' mark. The TL employs a double-wishbone Suspension Independent front and a multi-link Independent Suspension REAR. Moreover, on the SH-AWD  model special brake tuning teams with racing-Inspired front brake cooling ducts to provide more performance-minded braking. In Keeping With ITS mission of a driver's car, the TL interior features a 'personal characteristic' That design kiosk provides the driver and front passenger with Their own personal space.  Hut the TL and TL SH-AWD  models chomh Offer the Technology Package includes the Acura Navigation Which System with Voice Recognition  AcuraLink Real-Time Traffic with Traffic Rerouting , AcuraLink Real-Time Weather ™ and the Acura / ELS Surround  440 -watt Premium Audio System.

New for 2012 is the Advance Package chomh That incorporates all-new ventilated front seats, larger wheels and a new Blind spot information (BSI) system alerts the driver That When detected another belts behind the driver in the adjacent lane. The 2012 TL uses a host of advanced safety features including Acura's acclaimed Advanced Compatibility Engineering ™ (ACE ™) Body structure. The array of airbags includes: Dual-stage, multiple-Threshold front airbags; Dual-Chamber front side airbags with front seat passenger seat Occupant Position System detection; and-Curtain side airbags for front and outboard seating positions REAR. The 2012 TL includes safety minded Such features from ABS, Electronic Brake Distribution and Brake Assist in conjunction with the 4-Wheel disc brakes, Vehicle Stability Assist  (VSA ), Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) and daytime running lights (DRL) . The TL SH-AWD ® Tomorrow have the MSRP of $ 39,155. Equipped with the Available Technology Package, TL SH-AWD ® Will Be $ 42,885 MSRP, or $ 45,085 Available When equipped with the Advance Package. The TL SH-AWD ® 6MT with Technology Package Tomorrow have the MSRP of $ 42,885.