2015 Mercedes Benz CLS Class
The 2015 Mercedes Benz CLS and CLS Shooting Brake will feature a sharper appearance and more technology, including high-tech Multibeam LED headlights, utilizes LED headlight technology from the new S-Class.
The overall shape of the 2015 model’s headlamps remains unchanged, but there are now standard LEDs instead of bi-xenons. For some markets, Mercedes will offer ultra-advanced matrix LED headlights with 24 LEDs in each unit. They are controlled individually and can be dimmed in a full 255 stages.
Under the hood, the 2015 CLS gets the same engine choices as last year, with a little more power. The CLS550′s 4.6-liter twin-turbocharged V8 now produces 408 horsepower, while the CLS63 AMG’s 5.5.-liter twin-turbo V8 produces 557 hp. Topping the range is the CLS63 AMG S-Model, with 585 hp.
Inside, the most noteworthy modification is the updated Command infotainment system which features an eight-inch screen sitting atop the wood grain dashboard. Elsewhere, the interior of the facelifted CLS adopts a new three-spoke steering wheel and some redesigned centre console controls…
2015 Dodge Challenger SRT
Having already covered the changes made to the rest of Dodge’s Challenger lineup for 2015, we’ll skip right to the good stuff in this report: The SRT model with Dodge’s new supercharged 6.2-liter Hellcat engine is a real thing.
The 2015 Challenger SRT 392 makes do with 485 horsepower and 475 pound-feet of torque, while the 2015 Challenger SRT Hellcat is said to deliver more than 600 horsepower, making the latter the most powerful V-8-powered car ever launched by a Chrysler brand.
As is the theme nowadays, the 2015 Challenger SRT features a number of driving modes, governing power output, shift speeds for the 8AT, steering effort, traction control settings and suspension settings. There are three pre-programmed options Default, Sport and Track and a Custom mode that allows drivers to mix and match to their heart’s content.
The interior benefits from standard heated and cooled front seats, an 8.4-inch Uconnect touch screen, and a seven-inch full color TFT driver-information display. Buyers will be able to add performance seats, Nappa leather or even higher-end Laguna leather, a matte-black hood, a bronze “Brass Monkey” finish for the Hellcat’s wheels, adaptive cruise control, and the choice of twin full-body stripes in either matte black or glossy silver…
The Aston Martin in Geneva presents the new 2015 DB9 Carbon edition. These are black and white carbon. The design is identical to the other characteristics of the vehicle. The only difference is in the body color. Shows the presence of elegance and high style. The chassis is made of carbon fiber which will certainly affect the weight of the car.
The German automaker Audi unveiled the limited-edition 2015 R8 LMX in anticipation to this year’s Le Mans 24 Hours race. Limited to just 99 units, the R8 LMX comes standard with laser-beam light technology for the high beams. In a statement, the company said the R8 LMX is “the first production model of the world with laser-beam light”.
Starting this summer, customers will be able to acquire an even more powerful version of the V-10 variant which will carry the LMX name and sit atop the V-10 Plus . Besides a significant power bump, the LMX also benefits from extensive Audi Exclusive treatment with numerous bespoke parts added inside and out.
The Audi R8 LMX featuring 5.2-liter V10, the 562 hp R8 LMX is capable of rocketing from 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) in just 3.4 seconds and keeps pushing all the way up to an acclaimed top speed of 198 mph. The new supercar will go on sale this summer in Germany priced at around $289,000…