Lexus RC350 F-Sport on 20″ RSR R802 Hyper Black Wheels

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2015 VIBE Motorsports Lexus RC350-F Sport Front AngleVisual aspects of performance are often a prelude to what’s really inside the vehicle when you put the ‘pedal to the metal’ – and with the 2015 Lexus RC350 F-Sport by VIBE Motorsports, the addition of California-based luxury wheel RSR’s (Road, Street, Race) new R-802 wheels, the power and performance are more than justified.  RSR is the newest brand within the MKW Alloy family of wheels, and is touting its performance capabilities on various other higher-end competitive vehicles including VIBE’s recently modified BMW M4 as well as the current Mustang 5.0 – showing the distinct attraction for well-designed flow form wheels.

Jaguar F-Pace Tested to Extremes

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Jaguar F-PACE tested to extremes Ice testFrom the searing heat and dust of Dubai to the ice and snow of Northern Sweden, the new F-PACE has been tested to the limit in some of the most inhospitable environments on earth.

Jaguar’s performance crossover offers an unrivalled blend of performance, design and practicality. To ensure that every system functions perfectly even under the most extreme conditions, the new F-PACE has been subjected to one of the most demanding test programmes the company has ever devised.

BMW Group Announces the First Integration of Enlighten App

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EnLighten App BMWThe BMW Group announced today that it is the first manufacturer to bring the EnLighten App, by Connected Signals, into the car. Drivers of BMW Vehicles with iOS Devices will be able to see traffic signal data on the vehicle’s display in real time. The EnLighten app makes driving in cities easier by helping the driver anticipate traffic signal changes, which can increase safety and help save fuel by avoiding unnecessary acceleration.

2016 Lexus GX 460 Offers Full Luxury with Full Off-Road Capability

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2016 Lexus GX 460 Front AngleFrom the urban asphalt jungle to the last mile of the Rubicon Trail, the 2016 Lexus GX 460 can navigate rough roads while keeping passengers pampered in luxury amenities.  The GX 460 is one of the very few full-capability luxury SUVs available today and it performs with Lexus quality and reliability.

Limited Edition Audi A8 Marks 21 Years of Progress

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2015 Audi A8 Edition 21 Front AngleA little over two decades have passed since the groundbreaking Audi A8 was first introduced, and Audi UK is celebrating the enduring appeal of its luxury saloon with a bespoke model – the Edition 21. Incorporating a choice blend of the latest developments in design, technology and luxury from the recently revised A8 range, many of which are fitted as standard exclusively to this version, the A8 Edition 21 will be available in standard and Long Wheelbase formats priced at £72,525 OTR and £76,490 OTR. A limited run of just 121 cars is now available to order, and customers can expect first deliveries to begin in November.

JD Power U.S. APEAL Study – 2015 Infiniti QX80 Large Premium SUV

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2015 Infiniti QX80 Front AngleThe 2015 Infiniti QX80 has been named the highest ranked Large Premium SUV in the annual JD Power U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) StudySM. The 2015 Infiniti Q70 ranked third in the Midsize Premium Car category. The study asks owners to evaluate their vehicles across 77 attributes, which are then combined into an overall APEAL Index score measured on a 1,000-point scale. The QX80 had a 2015 score of 877 – an improvement of 23 points over 2014 – to lead its segment. The Q70 premium sedan had a 2015 score of 873 points.

Mercedes GT S with Impressing Wheelwork by LOMA-Wheels

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2015 Loma Mercedes-Benz AMG GTS Front AngleSince its foundation in 2008, wheels are the absolute passion of the LOMA company in Baden-Wuerttemberg. Under creative leadership of Mario RADOSAVLJEVIC – by the way, a man with the reputation never to sleep and ever to be in contact – are manufactured forged aluminum wheels and exclusive aerodynamic hang-on parts. In order to be able to make all necessary tests in fields of racing sports and after market, the decision was a subsequent one to displace the company head quarter to Marbella – after “stopover” in the Catalan Barcelona. Near this place, the Circuito Ascari, which is popular also inside of German racing teams, is at the company’s disposition.

Buick Introduces 2016 Encore Sport Touring

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2016 Buick Encore Sport Touring Front AngleBuick today introduced the 2016 Encore Sport Touring – a more spirited take on the brand’s popular crossover. It is distinguished by unique exterior cues and driven by an exclusive, all-new 1.4L turbocharged engine featuring direct injection and stop/start technology.

The exterior features include a winged rear spoiler, 18-inch aluminum premium-finish wheels and body-color door handles, while the technologically advanced 1.4L turbo is part of a new, global family of small, power-dense engines developed to balance performance and efficiency with exceptional refinement.