Posted by Autostead in Audi, Automotive News, Blog, BMW, Chrysler, Ford, Jaguar, Jeep, Land Rover, Mazda, Nissan, Suzuki, Toyota, Volkswagen
on May 21st, 2010 | 0 comments
The New York Times: Many Hopes Ride on Makeover of the Grand Cherokee
With little new to attract shoppers, sales have been dismal, even as competitors’ dealerships have grown busier, and questions about Chrysler’s long-term viability have lingered. The introduction of the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee, the fourth generation of what was one of the most popular and widely recognized models during the sport utility vehicle boom, is meant to change that. Full Story…
mlive.com: Does Ford Have a Winner with Upcoming Fiesta?
Ford has announced profits during the first quarter, on the heels of General...
Posted by Autostead in Blog, Nissan, Sedans
on Apr 19th, 2010 | 0 comments
Engine: 3.5-liter DOHC 24-valve V6 (VQ35E)
Horsepower: 290 @ 6,400 rpm
Torque: 261 lb-ft @ 4,400 rpm
Zero to 60 mph: 5.8 sec
Standing 1/4-mile: 14.5 sec @ 98 mph
EPA MPG: 19 city / 26 highway
The 2010 Maxima 3.5 SV is less like your typical sedan and much more like a high performance sports car. This car packs 290 horsepower and perfectly balances sports car performance with sedan sophistication. The performance-tuned continuously variable transmission and steering wheel paddle shifters provide seamless acceleration.
Exterior features include: high intensity discharge (HID) xenon headlights, fog...