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Archive for June 4th, 2017

Toyota TJ Cruiser, Hyundai Kona, New Subaru STI Models, Civic Type R Pricing and More: Weekly News Roundup Video

Sunday, June 4th, 2017

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Welcome to AutoGuide.com’s weekly news roundup, where we take a demeanour during a week’s many engaging automotive news stories.

This week, we have unclosed a name for Toyota’s subsequent crossover, that competence be called a Toyota TJ Cruiser, Honda Civic Type R pricing, 2018 Ford Focus RS updates, news on dual new Subaru STI models, Hyundai Kona teasers and more.

Some headlines in this week’s roundup include:

Hyundai Kona Basically Revealed in Latest Teaser Images

Toyota TJ Cruiser Could be Brand’s Next Crossover

Subaru WRX STI Type RA and a Hotter BRZ to Arrive Jun 8

2017 Honda Civic Type R Heads to US with Very Reasonable Price

2018 Ford Focus RS Gets Standard Limited-Slip Differential

AWD Tesla Model 3 Will Be Available Early Next Year

Here are some facilities we can’t miss:

12 Weirdest Things We Saw during a Festival for Volkswagen Nerds

Father’s Day Gift Guide: 5 Cool Presents Your Dad Actually Wants

Some new automobile reviews we published this week:

2018 Volkswagen GTI vs Golf R: Which Hot Hatch Should You Buy?

2017 Honda Civic Si Review

2018 Volvo XC60 Review

2017 MINI Clubman JCW ALL4 Review

Subaru-Powered Desert Racer Heading to Baja 500

Sunday, June 4th, 2017

Grabowski Brothers Racing and Crawford Performance will be regulating a Subaru Crosstrek engine in their competition car.

The dried racer will be competing in this weekend’s Baja 500 in Ensenada, Mexico, and will be piloted by Dusty and Parker Grabowski. The dual brothers accost from Upland, California, and have won mixed championships in brief march racing and are looking brazen to their rookie try during a Baja 500. Their competition automobile will be powered by a Subaru Boxer engine built by Quirt Crawford. In credentials for a Baja 500, a group entered a Class 5 competition automobile in a McKenzie’s 250 competition in Lucerne, California, where they won their category by over an hour.

SEE ALSO: Why a 2nd-Generation Subaru Crosstrek Is Better Than a First

The Baja 500 kicks off during 10:00 AM Pacific on Saturday, Jun 3, and runs through a top area of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula. The competition is a 516-mile loop that starts and finishes in Ensenada, Baja Mexico.

“Subaru has historically competed in off-pavement racing like theatre convene and rallycross, so putting this Crosstrek to a exam in dried racing will once again uncover a fans a opening and continuance of a Subaru BOXER engine, settled Subaru motorsports selling manager Rob Weir. “We’re vehement to be concerned with Grabowski Bros racing, and be entered in a Baja 500.”

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Who Is This Pagani Huayra BC Owner and Can We Have Their Life?

Sunday, June 4th, 2017

The Pagani Huayra BC is already special enough, though this one is positively insane.

Not most is famous about a owners who goes by sparky1888 on Instagram, though their profile says they are a “Owner of several outlandish cars.” The DuPont Registry reports a automobile was delivered by Miller Motorsports and facilities unprotected CO fiber with a dim red shade. But what creates it even some-more special are 24-karat bullion crowns that are dark underneath a back flaps. Those bullion crowns were indeed a warn birthday present left by sparky1888’s friend, lamborghiniks on Instagram.

SEE ALSO: Pagani Huayra BC Review: I’m Still Looking for New Swear Words to Describe this Epic Machine

Enjoy a collection of photos of a Pagani Huayra BC, all from sparky1888’s feed below.

Just saw it !!!! It is wayyyyyyy off a #charts!!!! #pagani #huayra #huayrabc #red #unico 🙏🙏🙏✌️️😃😃🙏🙏🙏🙏🎯🎯🎯 interjection to @millermotorcars and @evanmc28 for a smoothness 🙏🙏🙏👍👍🔥🔥🔥 @scottsmith_official with a pic✌️️✌️️✌️️🙏 #gameover

A post common by Cool Car Pics Yea Xs King (@sparky18888) on May 25, 2017 during 3:39pm PDT

When we have to make tough choices!!!! 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏👌👌👌 #gameover #huayra #huayrabc #pagani #red #THEKING #unico 😳😳😳👻👻 #greenwich #thegameison 😲😲😄😄 interjection @millermotorcars #gameover #kingtasma #onlyjustadream

A post common by Cool Car Pics Yea Xs King (@sparky18888) on May 25, 2017 during 5:31pm PDT

Yes it is true. #bigblue had me on a #ropes we had to have a ideal #carbonfiber #red uncover adult on my #pagani !!! 😳😳😳👍👍👍. And we felt we competence even need some-more than that since #blue is so clever Along comes my really good crony @lamborghiniks He has pronounced several times to me and others that he has altered my #spec but me meaningful about it. 😳😳😲😲😲. As they non-stop adult a #flaps instead of #red ,I saw #24karatgold !!! He gave that to me as a #surprise 17 #birthday #gift Let me be transparent @brunomars does not even have that 😄😄😄😄😄 contemptible #bruno 😉. we conclude a present my crony and putting a #final hold on a automobile (subject to other things we guys don’t know about yet). #huayra #huayrabc 🎁🎁🎁💰💰🎗🎗🎗#goldforthewin #particaptionawardsforeveryone #gold #majorkey

A post common by Cool Car Pics Yea Xs King (@sparky18888) on May 25, 2017 during 7:56pm PDT

#THEKING looking strong!!! 🙏🙏🙏👍🎗🎗🎗🎗💥💥💥. #pagani #huayra #red a #huayrabc looking flattering good too 👌👌👌. Thank we again @ns2_media for a initial renderings of #unico You got us off to a good start 🙏🙏🙏😃😃

A post common by Cool Car Pics Yea Xs King (@sparky18888) on May 25, 2017 during 9:02pm PDT

Awesome shot by @thefastlane3 😲😲😲😃😃😃🎗 now we got some CO #fiber 🙏🙏🔥🔥😲😲 @millermotorcars #pagani #huayra #huayrabc #red #bug #bugatti. We looking flattering good @_jon_hui_ 😉 #gameover we am flattering certain we told we several times that we are not prepared 👍

A post common by Cool Car Pics Yea Xs King (@sparky18888) on May 26, 2017 during 8:45pm PDT

@bert_the_bear initial #huayrabc #drive!!! 🙏🙏🙏😲👌👌👌👌👌 #bert usually knows how to #roll. #pagani #huayra #red good shot by @yellofly and @cannonballrally 👍👍💪 #gameover

A post common by Cool Car Pics Yea Xs King (@sparky18888) on May 27, 2017 during 7:40pm PDT

@izaacbrookphotos with a #awesome shot!!! 🙏🙏🙏🔥🔥🔥🔥 #pagani #huayrabc #huayra #red #insane 💎💎💎💎💪💪. Thanks @millermotorcars 🔥🔥

A post common by Cool Car Pics Yea Xs King (@sparky18888) on May 28, 2017 during 2:01pm PDT

Some #horses !!!!👍👍😁😁 good shot by @toronto_exotic_car_spotting -off a charts. we would like to appreciate also @zachbrehl , @jgucars and a rest of a #toronto #crew for entrance down fundamentally on a moments notice. Eight hour expostulate non stop 🙏🙏🙏🙏. And of march @carswithoutlimits for removing us concerned with a Toronto #car people. Just an extraordinary #city and people 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🎗🎗🎗🎗🎗 #pagani #huayra #huayrabc we can’t wait for @northfacerally 👌

A post common by Cool Car Pics Yea Xs King (@sparky18888) on May 28, 2017 during 8:43pm PDT

😲😲😲😲😲😲😲😲 it don’t get most improved than this!!!! Great shot by @jgucars 🙏🙏🙏✌️️✌️️ #pagani #huayra #huayrabc #red #rolling

A post common by Cool Car Pics Yea Xs King (@sparky18888) on May 29, 2017 during 12:41pm PDT

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2018 Ford F-150 Gets Minor Price Hike

Sunday, June 4th, 2017

Pricing for a 2018 Ford F-150 has been suggested forward of an central announcement.

CarsDirect reports a 2018 Ford F-150 will start from $28,675 including destination, creation a slight boost of $270 over a prior indication year. That’s for a new 3.3-liter V6 engine that’s customary on XL and XLT models, interconnected with a six-speed involuntary transmission. Other powertrains in a F-150 lineup embody a 2.7- and 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6, as good as a 5.0-liter V8, all 3 of that are interconnected to a 10-speed involuntary transmission.

The 3.3-liter F-150 SuperCab will start from $32,760, while a SuperCrew indication has a starting cost of $35,215. Power outlay for a 3.3-liter V6 hasn’t been confirmed, though it should be identical to a 3.5-liter V6 it replaces that had 282 horsepower and 253 pound-feet of torque.

SEE ALSO: 2018 Ford F-150 Debuts with New Diesel Engine and More Tech

The new pre-collision complement is accessible as a $1,250 choice on name trim levels: Lariat, King Ranch, or Platinum with a reward Equipment Group. The complement is customary on a 2018 Ford F-150 Limited.

An official announcement from a American automaker on a 2018 Ford F-150’s pricing and the final specifications should come soon.

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