THE NEWEST MODELS THAT WERE EXHIBITED AT THE FRANKFURT AUTO SHOW ARE COMING TO OUR COUNTRY.
A large number of 210 new automobiles that were on stage at the Frankfurt Auto Show, the largest meeting of the automotive sector, are going to be put into market in our country beginning the end of this year. Here are the important models that are going to be exhibited for the first time at the show and then come to Turkey…
IT IS GOING TO MAKE İZMİT THE LARGEST OF EUROPE
i20 Aktive, a version of Hyundai i20 model family, was in Frankfurt. The new version, which is going to be manufactured in İzmit, is going to take its place between Coupe and HB i20. Compared to its standard version, its height is increased by 20 mm. The new version is also going to be different from its siblings with its front and back designs, plastic body covering, and ceiling rails. i20 Aktive has the looks of a mini SUV. Its motor with 1-liter turbo oil feed comes in two options as 100 and 120 hp with manual transmission.
OPEL ASTRA COMES FOR LEADERSHIP
The world launch of the new Astra was done at the Frankfurt Auto Show and soon it is going to be on the roads. The new Astra is going to be imported to our country beginning from the end of this year. It is also expected to be the most popular model of the brand. Astra that is going to come to Turkey in November with its 1.4-liter 150 hp turbo oil and 1.6-liter 136 hp diesel engines is going to be more economical than its older version.
A 272 HP LION FROM PEUGEOT
Peugeot introduced its new 1.6-liter 272 hp 308 Gti model at the Frankfurt Auto Show. The same engine that was used in RCZ model draws attention with the 330 Nm. torque that it produces under 2000 rotation. The little sportsman that goes to 100 km/h from 0 in 6 seconds burns an average of 6 liters oil per 100 km. It is going to be presented to the Turkish market beginning from the first quarter of 2016.
LITTLE FERRARI WITH 510 HP
Alfa Romeo Giulia’s version with the best performance was also at the Frankfurt Auto Show. Alfa Romeo Giulia is first going to be on the roads with its 510 HP high performance sports version. It is going to take place somewhere different with its power and design. Going from 0 to 100 in only 3.9 seconds and reaching 307 km/h last speed, Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio is going to be imported at the beginning of 2016.
DACIA HAS NOW AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Dacia, among the most sold models in our country, embraced its Easy-R semi-automatic transmission for the first time. The model, which was expected in our country for a while now, plans to offer comfort in heavy traffic at bargain prices. Automatic Dacia models that are going to be presented for sale at the beginning of next year are also going to offer navigation, multimedia system, and rear view camera. Color and upholstery options are also going to be available.
VW TIGUAN IS GROWN
Tiguan, the successful SUV of VW, was at the Frankfurt Auto Show with its new generation. The new Tiguan is wider, closer to the ground, and longer. The wheelbase is 77 mm longer, its length is extended by 60 mm reaching to 4,486 mm, and its width extended by 30 mm reaching to 1,839 mm. However, its height is downsized by 33 mm going down to 1,632 mm. 8 engine versions are going to be used in the new Tiguans. They are in Euro6 norms and their power changes between 115 and 240.
NEW A SERIES IS CHALLENGING
“Concept IAA,” this year’s special design concept vehicle of Mercedes-Benz, which attended the show with more than 70 models with ‘The Future of Automobile’ theme, collected great feedback. The company introduced its new models S-Series Cabrio and C-Series Coupe for the first time. A-Series is refreshed within the aim of customer feedback to present the best comfort and it is going to be presented to our market at the end of this year.
AUDI A4 COUNTS THE DAYS
Audi’s A4, which was expected for a long time, showed its new face. Besides its design, its technology is also refreshed and it is equipped with new features such as wireless charge. A4 is going to be presented to our country’s market in November. Its price is expected to start from 140 thousand TL.
RENAULT TALISMAN IS GETTING READY
The French manufacturer Renault gave the signal of becoming stronger in the middle class officially at the Frankfurt Auto Show. The name of the new model, which is going to be the successor of Laguna and share the same platform with Espace, is going to be Talisman. Getting in the fight in D segment, Talisman is going to be in our country’s market in the first months of 2016.
WHETHER OFF-ROAD OR HIGHWAY
The refreshed pick-up model of Toyota is back stronger. The new model was presented to the Turkish market without the wait after the Frankfurt Auto Show. Beginning prices are 78,750 TL for 4×2 versions and 99,750 TL for the 4×4 versions. Hilux comes in two motor options. Its new 2.4 D-4D diesel engine has 150 hp and 2.8 D-4D diesel engine has 177 hp.