Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Lexus IS 350C with 405HP Supercharged V6

you probably know about the custom made Lexus IS 350C that Fox Marketing is preparing for the SEMA Show in Las Vegas this November. We've already shown you a teaser rendering as well as some photos of the car taken during the development phase but now, Fox Marketing has released detailed specs along with the first live photos and videos of the lime-green hardtop convertible that comes equipped with a supercharged version of the stock 3.5-liter V6 pumping out some 406 horsepower.

Automotive Reveals Plug-in Hybrid Vehicle

UK-based car manufacturer Axon Automotive has previewed a new plug-in hybrid vehicle that runs on full electric mode in the city and uses a petrol or bioethanol powered internal combustion engine for long distance or motorway travel. The company claims that the lightweight two-seater model emits less than 50g of CO2 per km for the mix of electric and petrol modes.