Michael Jordan’s Bentley Continental GT Coupe; A Mainstay at The Volo Auto Museum


Michael Jordan's Bentley Continental GT Coupe – The Volo Auto Museum had treasured the introduction of its new resident; the Bentley Continental GT Coupe. No joking aside, the car is NBA’s legend Michael Jordan’s car. Jordan sold the 2005 Bentley Continental GT at a price of $ 80,000 to Brian Grams, a son of the Museum’s owner. Grams was pleased with the purchase. "That was a good buy for just a Bentley," said Grams. "It is simply going to be for display," he continued. The Bentley Continental GT Coupe is the car donning a V6 engine with 552 hp power, which is used in conjunction with a 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive. A Sports car that has two doors and 4 seats can even be driven at speeds of 198 mph. Having said that, what makes Michael Jordan’s car much more special is the fact that The Bentley Continental GT Coupe influenced the creation of Nike Air Jordan 21 shoes that sold in 2006. In addition, the car had ultimately only 12 thousand miles. Well for you who are inquisitive, to see Michael Jordan's Bentley Continental GT Coupe car, you can come to the Volo Auto Museum in Illinois.

You can visit there every day opening from 10 am until 5 pm.

Michael Jordan's Bentley Continental GT Coupe

Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 with hybrid technology in 2015?

Do you like the Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4? However, you may be discouraged because the car is too extravagant in the use of fuel. However, a rumor said the sports car will offer something different in 2015. What is it?

Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 will be launched in different versions by the use of hybrid engines. But the sports car will still retain the identity of the Lamborghini as a car that has fast speed. Lamborghini will not replace V10 engine with electric engine. However, Lamborghini will add one electric motor that will work on the Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 when it runs slowly. With hybrid technology, this sports car will be slightly more economical automatically.

However, Lamborghini has not been able to provide information about this rumor. This clearly represents a new breakthrough for the Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4. Of course many people will look forward to what this sports car looks like when using hybrid technology.

Looks like we have to wait, and allow time to answer this rumor. Hopefully it can become a reality. Surely you would be interested if the Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 comes with technology that is more economical in fuel use. For a while, just imagine this sports car will fill your garage by 2015 with hybrid technology.

The introduction of the Porsche Cayenne’s, the Hamann Guardian

Hamann, a tuner company has introduced its two new works, Mercedes Benz SLS AMG and Porsche Cayenne. This time we will discuss the second car, the Hamann Porsche Cayenne or could be called the Hamann Guardian. The most important of these is the widening body of this SUV, but it added a series of modifications on the outside and inside.

Hamann Guardian offered widening body through the package includes the front bumper and front spoiler uses carbon materials, two LED lights as dusk lights, two fog lamps and spotlights the main uses LEDs. In addition, Hamann offers side skirts, fender extensions six-part front and rear, and rear bumper for this SUV. Not to forget, Hamann rear gives more space to put the Porsche Cayenne sport-style rear muffler made ??of stainless steel large-diameter 120mm.

Meanwhile, on the legs, Hamann provides 2 versions, the first version of a set of 23 inch diameter wheels and tires combined by quality design with anodized Race. Between the front and rear tires Hamann Guardian has a different size for the front wheels measuring 11.0Jx23 and 12.0Jx23 behind. While the second version, this SUV wheels are the same as the first version, but the 40 mm larger in front and 10mm lower in rear wheel section. Seeing gets installed in the Porsche Cayenne carbon materials on several sides including the steering wheel and center console, etc., leather upholstery and so forth.

Meanwhile, for its V6 engine, Porsche Cayenne did not experience much change. It is just slightly improved performance of its V6 engine. Well, do you want to have this Haman Guardian?

Is it BMW MCV will be ready for 2013?

German car maker, BMW, reportedly plans to make hybrid-engine cars in 2013. The car will be named BMW MCV; this electric car will be sold with a sub-brand of BMW Group.

The model is scheduled to be introduced on next 2 years is equipped with a new development paradigm for BMW in making a car. For example, carbon fiber cells are coupled to the chassis passenger aluminum. BMW MCV chassis is made ??of cast aluminum with a longer wheelbase.

At the front end chassis of this electric car also serves as a place to prop up the front suspension and steering. Then on the back cast aluminum box used as a place of electric motor and single-speed transmission that will drive the rear wheels BMW MCV.

BMW also plans to provide various versions of MCV with 1.0 liter engine V2. This car battery will be put under the cabin floor. It aims to help distribute weight while maintaining center of gravity is more secure.

BMW MCV does not use B pillar like cars in general, but will be replaced with rear-hinged doors. This makes the electric cars it look more elegant. So, are you ready when BMW MCV arrives?

A little leak on the new Audi A6 Avant

Are you curious about the new Audi A6 Avant? We managed to get the spy photos while Audi is testing the hatchback car. From the photo, the new Audi A6 Avant look glamorous.

New Audi A6 Avant looks a little more practical. Moreover, the appearance of a steeply-raked rear screen and a roof spoiler makes it look more sporty. Small rear light clusters maintain exclusive appearance of these hatchback car, while the headlights incorporate LED strips showing the other side of the new Audi A6 Avant which is a little aggressive.

New Audi A6 Avant weights 80 kg less than its predecessor. The use of modular MLB aluminum chassis makes this hatchback car looks much lighter. Wait a minute, that is not enough, a combination of stop-start and electric power steering make the new Audi A6 Avant to be the most efficient car in its segment.

Possibly, there are two diesel engines that will be used in the new Audi A6 Avant. The first is a 2.0 TDI that produces 175 hp. The next option is a 3.0 V6 TDI that produces 201 or 242 hp. As for gasoline engines, the hatchback car is likely to use a supercharged 3.0 TFSI engine that produces 296 hp. Although there is the possibility of new Audi A6 Avant will be fitted with a turbocharged 4.0-liter V8.

New Audi A6 Avant does not seem to be right there on the market. At least we should wait for this hatchback car debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Hopefully, this news can satisfy your curiosity.