compare it! Opel Antara vs. Mazda CX-7 vs. Mitsubishi Outlander | drive it!
This week drive it! Went off-road to test the abilities of three low-priced SUVs. Opel's new Antara faced off with two competitors from Asia -- the Mitsubishi Outlander and Mazda CX-7.The latest version of the Antara comes equipped with a 2.2-liter diesel motor that puts out 135 kW of power, more than either of Opel's competitors in the test. It also has the lead in terms of consumption. But is that enough to take the laurels?
compare it! Renault Fluence vs. Skoda Octavia | drive it!
Two mid-size sedans that pack a lot of car for a low price.Two cars aiming at providing plenty of space for longer journeys. Both test models run on gasoline; the Renault comes with a 2-liter unit with 103 kW, while the Skoda is powered by a 1.8-liter engine with 118 kW. Drive It! explains why one of the two offers the better overall package.
vintage: Mercedes C111 | drive it!
More than forty years ago, car lovers the world over watched as the Mercedes C 111 rounded the track. Presented in 1969 as a two-seater with a fiberglass body and Wankel engine under its hood, the C 111 created a real stir in the motor world. True to the Mercedes motto"only the best is good enough,"it was developed almost to the point of going into series production.The C111 was widely praised for its unusual design, but the 1973 oil crisis blocked it from getting onto the road. The Wankel engine was thirsty, not thrifty, so the car was sent out to the track instead. drive it! recalls a much-loved model that never made it into the showroom.
Compare it! Opel Meriva vs. Hyundai i30 cw | drive it
MPV or Station Wagon - which is the most practical everyday car?Opel has achieved a new coup with the Meriva. The model has sold some 160 thousand units in Europe since its introduction just over a year ago. One highlight is the rear side coach doors, which open toward the back. The Hyundai i30cw was also designed in Germany. It's a combination between a compact car and a station wagon, with cw standing for Crossover Wagon. It's a concept which offers a lot of flexibility and variability. The current model has been on the market since June 2010. But which of the two won the drive it! test?
compare it!: Porsche Cayman R - BMW M1 | drive it!
Say the words"sports car made in Germany"and many people will think of Porsche. Its cars have always been the ones to beat on the race track but now there's a challenger vying for Porsche's crown.The BMW Series 1 M Coupe is set to take on Porsche's lightweight track missile, the Cayman R. Both cars have six-cylinder engines and nearly identical performance. The BMW has the engine in the front, the Porsche has it in the back, but both are rear-wheel drive. Can the BMW pull ahead of the Porsche?
Mazda CX7 2.2 MZR-CD Performance
Vidéo associée à l'essai du Mazda CX7 2.2 MZR-CD Performance par l'équipe d'osons4x4mag dans le cadre du numéro 59. L'article est accessible à l'adresse http://www.osons4x4mag.info