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There are various cars in this world that are used by the people for various things and activities. Many brands of the cars sometimes make the people confused about the said cars. The confusion of the cars may give various results to the cars. One of the results is the wrong choice of choosing the spare parts. Choosing the wrong parts for the cars will cause various disadvantages to the cars. The disadvantages can be prevented by the action of choosing the right spare parts.
The action of choosing the wrong parts gives the disadvantage to the owners of the cars. There are various effects for the cars. The bad effects can cover the small to the big damage. The worst damage may cause the cars not to function anymore. To avoid the worst damage, the owners of the cars should choose the proper spare parts. For example is giving the Mitsubishi cars the Mitsubishi parts.
The action of choosing the right parts will give many advantages. One of them is lengthening the age of the cars. Then, the cars also will be in better condition than the condition before get any replacement of the spare parts. The right action of the owner, although only about the part will make big advantage. The owner should choose the Ford parts for the Ford cars and the Saab parts for the Saab cars. Believe that choosing the right spare parts may lengthen the car’s age.
The marketplace is the place that provides everything to you, no matter what. Suppose that you have a plan to service your car, and you need some spare parts because you want to do it yourself. It would be the marketplace that you visit and check for the first time. You will do your best to find the spare parts for the car. You are sure that the place will give you some detailed ford f150 parts for your black Ford truck. But what if you could not find any?
This situation can be stressing, however. You need a solution, just so you can bring your Ford to a next level and boosted performance. The internet can be a good selection when facing this problem because there are many online auto stores too. In each store, you will find different types of auto parts such as the dodge Dakota parts, Honda parts and much more. Usually, the catalog offered to you depends on the type of your car.
In a place where every single item you are looking for is available, what else you expect? You can simply upgrade your car and find some other spare parts for your other car. You can obtain nissan maxima parts as part of your backup plan, just so you can prepare yourself, in case anything happen to your car.
People live their life to chase happiness and to satisfy themselves. When they are happy, they are satisfied. The things that can make them happy are their hobbies, interests and passions. Suppose that your interest is automotive world and when you modify or even do a routine check-up to your car, you feel happy. It is always fun when you have some original toyota truck parts for your black truck and install it to the car, just so you can improve its performance.
But most of the time, it is the price that becomes the major problem of car owners. Many of them could not afford to pay the components because the marketplace sets a high cost. You want to get the high quality of Mitsubishi oem parts, but you do not have enough money for that. So like it or not, you must use the second quality of auto parts for your car, no matter it is good or not.
Big thanks to the technology, now this entire problem can be fixed. It is the internet and online stores that provide hundreds of Hyundai parts, Honda accessories, Ford add-ons and so forth, and of course at a low price. With this availability, you can now start satisfying yourself by upgrading your car because the components you might need are ready on the shelves.
A few days into 2010, Ferrari announced that Bridgestone will be the company to supply tires for its new sports model 458 Italia, which was launched at the Motor Show, held in September 2009 in Frankfurt. Bridgestone will supply the Italian carmaker with its latest S-001 Potenza rubber ultra high-performance, which has been developed to accommodate the high level of management, control and security of the 570 hp Ferrari 458 Italy, considered the world’s most powerful car.
“Bridgestone is privileged to have been selected by Ferrari as the official supplier and partner for the extraordinary 458 Italia,” said Didier Schneider, vice president of original equipment Bridgestone Europe. “Both Ferrari and Bridgestone compete with the highest standards in the Formula, the pinnacle of single seater racing, where performance and safety are the goals to achieve. We are proud of this alliance to work together on the track as a passenger car projects, “he said.
The rubber company has developed products for Ferrari and supplied original equipment auto industry Maranello, Italy, since the return of Ferrari 348 in 1990. Many of the most important and symbolic models of Ferrari have been equipped with Bridgestone tires, including the 612 Scaglietti, the Ferrari Enzo and Superamerica.
In addition, Bridgestone Potenza tires provides F1 Scuderia Ferrari Formula 1 since 1999, with which Ferrari won the Constructors’ World Championship for eight times and the Drivers Championship seven times.
Audi was awarded by the German Design Council
The German luxury car Audi has just been named ‘Brand of the Year’ by the German Design Council, which also gave the house the four rings six first places in different categories of awards from the Council was thus also has the distinction “Best of the Best ‘.
The official Award of the German Design Council will take place next September 13 when it begins the Frankfurt Auto show. “We are pleased to be chosen not only for ‘Brand of the Year’ but for winning first place in seven of the 13 design categories at stake,” said Stefan Sielaff, Audi’s chief designer. “These awards recognize the global image of our brand that always tries to surprise and arouse emotions with progressive products, elegant and sporty.”
For the award ‘Best of the Best’, Audi won in the categories’ Brand of the Year ‘for its overall performance as a company and its progressive designs,’ Concepts & Studies’ by Spyder Audi e-tron, ‘Accessories & Tuning ‘for the Clubsport quattro Audi A1,’ Components & technology ‘for its headlights with LED technology to shine without glare or dazzle to drivers coming in the opposite direction, “Lifestyle” for his skis carbon’ architecture & Events’ for his Area1, track mobile test set to test driving the Audi A1 in different cities, and ‘Print’, for all the paperwork sent with the launch of the Audi Q3.
The German luxury car Audi announced that will serve as the official car of the Academy of Arts & Science for Television. The alliance officially began with issue 63 of the Emmys, the most important U.S. television, which will be televised on Sept. 18 from Los Angeles.
The house with the four rings also participate in several events that have prepared the Academy of Arts & Science for Television for the commemoration of this year’s awards. Among them are the Prime time Creative Arts Emmy Awards on September 10, the red carpet at the Prime time Emmy telecast and Governor’s Ball on 14 September and the Performers’ Nominee Reception on 16 September.
“Our brand has been a very important player in the entertainment industry and has a great history as a friend of the arts, so this new partnership we like great,” said Scott Keogh, chief marketing officer for Audi of America. “There is no better way to recognize top talent from television to do with a car brand that produces vehicles that embody most progressive and best luxury and glamor of Hollywood.”
Emmy Awards recognize the best of the best American television, in categories such as script, directing, acting, costumes, cinematography, lighting and music.
Winners are chosen by 15,000 industry professionals who are part of the Academy of Arts & Science for Television and entitled to vote.
For the Emmy Awards, the German may make available to the Academy a complete fleet of cars, among which include the new Audi A6 and Audi A7, Audi A8 as well as the flagship of the four rings, which will transport VIPs and special guests.
Among the alliances that Audi has had with the entertainment industry include the British Academy of Film Arts and Television, the films ‘Iron Man’ and ‘I, Robot’, the Spanish film Goya Awards and The Weinstein Company, among others.
Volkswagen, in German, means “people’s car” and that was Adolf Hitler’s motivation when, in 1933, called on the best automotive engineers in Germany a strong car, low cost, durable and easy to repair that could travel more than 100kmh by fast motorways (autobahns) in Germany. Hitler wanted the car was a symbol of Nazism, but he wanted the story when put on the market became a symbol of democracy and plurality par excellence. Since then the beetle has moved both men and women, whites and blacks (and other colors), large or small, rich and poor, old and young, families or individuals for all the world’s roads. Its production started in 1993 in craft and began to spread in spectacular fashion after WWII. In 1972 the Beetle surpassed
15000000′s record of tax units produced in 1927 by the Ford Model T and continued to make a hysterical pace to industrial end his life in Mexico in 2003, having produced nearly 25 million units. The Beetle is still popular car par excellence is still the main tool of Mexican taxi drivers, who call him “Vocho.” In Venezuela, VW began to assemble in Venezuela from 1957 through the initiative of Guido Steinvorth associated with Corporacion Venezolana del Motor. Your local assembly was suspended in 1981 for reasons that had nothing to do with the product and although the plant in Palma Sola, Portuguesa, was dismantled, the auto opening a decade later allowed the beetle back to the local market as imported model, remaining until the beginning of this century.
The unity of this gallery is a 1971 VW Beetle Sedan, owned by a passionate young Venezuelan brand, Numa Ricardo Quevedo, whose enthusiasm and love that has been placed on this unit have become extremely popular in the various meetings of classic cars either through AVAAC or within several clubs dedicated to Volkswagen operating in the country. Their presence is held and has been affectionately dubbed VW “chicken.”
Numa bought the car to its first owner, a lady in 2008 and despite the time (and the quality of the car) was in very original condition. “I paid sixteen thousand bolivar” he says before adding, “We had to make the floors and fix many small details, as well as make the painting” All these works spread over 2008 and 2009, when he made the upholstery Autotapicería Europe, The Chaguaramos where reconstructions are true specialists in classic cars and recreational opportunities for tuning.
Compared with compound brake casting the Carrera Cup and GT3 Cup Challenge, the system PCCB reduces the weight of the car in about 20 kilograms.
The cockpit of the new 911 GT3 Cup meets the needs of the pilot. Controls the display of information are now located directly on the wheel, which has a total of six buttons. As in the series production car, the extent and height of the wheel can be adjusted.
The new Porsche 911 GT3 Cup will be awarded to teams around the world since September, and run this specification for racing seasons of 2012 and 2013 series single brand selected. The price is EUR 161,750 plus value added tax in the country concerned.
Currently, the 911 GT3 Cup racing series trophy in 19 of the Porsche brand worldwide. On the other hand, participates in various GT race series and long distance events. The 911 GT3 Cup is the base model range of Porsche race cars. In addition, Motorsport Porsche 911 GT3 R offers the championships compliant GT3 and 911 GT3 RSR manufactured to standards GT2.
After the fast corners and cool temperatures at Silverstone and the Nürburgring, the tight and twisty Hungaroring circuit, located on the outskirts of Budapest in Hungary (which is usually characterized by a warm climate this time of year), in sharp contrast with Pirelli P Zero. This circuit was inaugurated in 1986 with the first Grand Prix in Eastern Europe, after only eight months of work.
One of the main characteristics of the circuit, the surface is dusty, slippery and uneven. This makes adherence is very important, so has brought the Pirelli PZero and super soft compound. The 16 curves are very narrow, similar to Monte Carlo, with a low average speed. This is the first time all season that the super soft rubber face a very warm climate.
It is expected that temperatures in the region ranges from 26 or 27 degrees for race day, which means that pilots have to think about preserving the most of your tires. The Hungaroring circuit, overtaking is difficult and the teams are presented with the opportunity to regain positions through the intelligent use of tire strategy.
Viewers are able to witness all the action in front row, with 80% of the circuit is visible due to its location in a natural basin.
For this race, there will be no allocation of extra tires for free practice, leaving the team with 11 sets of tires for the weekend.
It is the most successful sports car world: Porsche 911 GT3 Cup With more than 2,200 units sold, is the undisputed number one among private racing teams worldwide. Now, the new 911 GT3 Cup has a safety fuel tank FT3 100 liter, which is filled through an opening in the bonnet. Compared to its predecessor, the vehicle is now suitable for a wider range of drag racing. Moreover, the new fuel tank is another improvement of the high safety standards.
The Porsche 911 GT3 Cup-spec 2012 is based on the lightweight sports car road 911 GT3 RS (997). The motor is very similar to the production engine of the 911 GT3 RS, with the same output of 450 bhp and the same maximum engine speed of 8,500 rpm. A racing exhaust system with catalytic converter remains controlled emissions to a minimum.
The flared wheel arches front axle support light-alloy wheels with sport tires 9.5Jx18 Michelin 25/64-18. The light alloy rear wheels with tires measuring 30/68-18 12Jx18. Depending on the race, the new 911 GT3 Cup has different specifications for the tires. The flattened roll bars front and rear are adjustable to seven positions, which allows highly accurate settings for each track. The Porsche Ceramic Composite Brake system, PCCB, is exclusive to the Porsche Mobil 1 Super Cup which takes place in support of Formula 1. Also available for Porsche road models.