World Debut of Rinspeed sQuba, First Underwater "Flying" Car
Get the complete story at http://www.theautochannel.com/news/2008/02/14/077713.html Thirty years after the movie thriller "The Spy Who Loved Me" hit the silver screen, 'sQuba' is the first car that can actually fly under water. The Rinspeed sQuba will have it's world debut at the 2008 Geneva Motor Show.
GM and Segway Join Forces on Urban Transportation
GM and Segway are developing an electrically powered, two-seat prototype vehicle that has only two wheels. It could allow people to travel around cities more quickly, safely, quietly and cleanly - and at a lower total cost. For the complete story visit TheAutoChannel.com.
BMW Reveals the X5 M
Get all the info at TheAutoChannel.com. The BMW X5 M (and the BMW X6 M) sets new standards in this segment of high-performance models in terms of acceleration, lateral dynamics, steering behaviour, stopping power, and efficiency. The vehicle accelerates to 100 km/h from a standstill in 4.7 seconds and it stands out not only through the truly impressive delivery of power by the V8 turbo engine providing maximum torque of 680 Newton-metres or 501 lb-ft in the broad speed range between 1,500 and 5, 650 rpm, but also through the likewise smooth and consistent build-up of lateral forces meeting the highest requirements and the most dynamic level of performance in bends.
BMW Presents X6 M
The BMW X6 M, for the first time, carries over the high-performance character of the cars from BMW M GmbH into the segment of BMW X models. The BMW X6 M comes with a new V8 high-performance power unit. Displacing 4,395 cubic centimetres, the engine delivers maximum output of 408 kW/555 hp from 5,7506,000 rpm. Get the entire story and videos at TheAutoChannel.com.