New Mercedes-Benz E-Class Sedan

Mercedes-Benz’s E-Class range has long been the automaker’s bread-and-butter lineup. A direct descendent of the rattly, yet long-lasting diesel sedans of the ’70s and early ’80s, the E-Class has seen considerable evolution over the years, leading to the highly refined vehicles of today. The executive sedan received a complete redesign for the 2010 model year onward, representing a significant step … Continua a leggere

Volkswagen Scirocco Third generation (2008–present) – Scirocco R

Third generation (2008–present)   VW officially announced in June 2006 production of a new Scirocco model at the AutoEuropa assembly plant in Palmela, Portugal. A concept car previewing the 2008 Scirocco was shown at the 2006 Paris Auto Show, called the Iroc (from the middle four letters of “Scirocco”). The 2008 Scirocco has the option of two petrol engines and … Continua a leggere

Volkswagen Scirocco Second generation (1982–1992)

Second generation (1982–1992) A heavily re-designed “Mark II” variant went on sale in 1982, although it remained on the A1 platform. One unique feature of the Mark II was the location of the rear spoiler midway up the glass on the rear hatch. A mid-cycle update occurred in 1984, which included minor changes over the 1982 model: removal of the … Continua a leggere

Volkswagen Scirocco First generation (1974 – 1982)

The Scirocco is a sports coupe manufactured by German manufacturer Volkswagen (VW), undergoing two generations of development between 1974 and 1992 and reintroduced in a third generation in August, 2008. The nameplate Scirocco derives from the Italian word for the Sirocco wind — and the period in its history when Volkswagen named vehicles after prominent winds, including also Passat (after … Continua a leggere