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2018 BMW 5 Series Sedan Specs, Features and Review

Its mission statement: setting new standards. The BMW 5 Series is the embodiment of the modern business saloon. Thanks to its dynamic and simultaneously elegant appearance, it convincingly meets the expectations that are placed today on a vehicle of its class: aesthetic athleticism and driving pleasure with state-of-the-art technology.

Sporty and stylish for every occasion: the BMW 5 Series Sedan is always ahead of the competition thanks to its athletic appearance. Yet the success is not purely coincidental. After all, success is not simply in the genes – but an expression of precise attention to detail. – BMW Philippines.

Specifications
Engine
Engine Capacity 1,995 cc
Engine Configuration 4-cylinder in-line 16-valve Turbocharged
Compression Ratio 16.5
Bore x Stroke (84.0 x 90.0) mm
Fuel Type Diesel
Performance
Power 140kW (188 bhp)
Torque 400 Nm
Acceleration (0-100km/h) 7.5 s (0-100 km/h)
Top Speed 235 km/h
Fuel Consumption 20.8 km/l
Coil spring 108 g/km (Manufacturer specs)
Miscellaneous Technical Data
Transmission 8-Speed (A) Steptronic
Coil spring Rear-wheel drive
Measurements
Type Luxury
Dimension (L x W x H) (4,936 x 1,868 x 1,466) mm
Wheelbase 2,975 mm
Kerb Weight 1,635 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 66 L
Cargo/Boot Capacity 520 L
Breaks
Brakes (Front) Ventilated disc
Brakes (Rear) Ventilated disc
Suspension
Suspension (Front) Coil spring
Suspension (Rear) Coil spring
What’s in it for you?

» Powerful BMW TwinPower Turbo engines, intelligent lightweight construction, Integral Active Steering for first-class handling and agility as well as Adaptive Mode: the BMW 5 Series is designed for an ultimate athletic driving experience – to be always one decisive step ahead of the competition.

» You will find your best helper in Driving Assistant Plus. Without further ado, you can entrust it with important but monotonous tasks. It enables automated driving in situations such as traffic jams and slow-moving traffic or on long journeys. Even when changing lanes, you are in good hands.

» Even when standing still, the BMW 5 Series creates a powerful impression. In the seventh generation of the sportiest business saloon, kidney grille and headlights are directly linked for the first time ever. The low roof line sloping to the rear lends the muscular body an elegant coupé-like silhouette. And the broad rear emphasises the high performance capacity of the BMW 5 Series.

» The Bowers & Wilkins Diamond surround sound system with two diamond tweeters features outstanding studio-quality sound for every seat in the car. 16 carefully positioned speakers ensure a mesmerising sound experience. The speakers are illuminated, visually emphasizing the system’s outstanding sound quality.

» Thanks to design elements in High-gloss Black and exclusive wheels, the Sport Line supplies a powerful dose of dynamics. Details like the illuminated “Sport Line” lettering and exclusively available sports seats add an extra lively note to the interior.


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PRICE PHP 5,000,000.00 (as of December 2018)
AVAILABILITY All selected/authorized car dealership and showrooms nationwide (Philippines)

Audi A8 2018 Tech Specs, Features and Review

Albert Einstein said that the shortest distance between two points is a straight line. But what if the line is too long and requires you a long-haul drive?

Well, Audi, a German automobile company tries to warp your distance between two points by their newborn in their automobile family – Audi A8 2018.

It is another leap for Audi towards autonomous driving. It offers a relaxation that doesn’t alienate much of your household lazy boy and its comfy embracing upholstery. Coupled with its generous multimedia provision, you’d be at par with unparalleled  transport pleasures. And of course Audi is not forgetting the most important thing for you that must be ahead while you drive – safety.

Audi is being fitted with top-of-the-line safety features such as laser scanners, weather functionality, advance assistance system and more.

Get more and learn more about Audi A8!

Specifications
Engine Type Gas
Transmission 8-Speed (Automatic)
Drive Train All Wheel Drive
Cylinders V6
Combined MPG 22
Total Seating 4
Differential Center Limited Slip
Fuel Tank Capacity 21. 7 Gallons
Fuel Type Premium Unleaded (Required)
Torque 325 ft-lbs. @ 2900 rpm
Base Engine Size 3.0 L
Horsepower 333 hp @ 5300 rpm
Turning Circle 41.7 ft.
Injection Type Direct Injection
Cam Type Double Overhead Cam
Safety » Dual Front and Rear Airbags
» Rear Door Child Safety Locks
» Cornering Lights
» Turn Signal Mirrors
» Daytime Running Lights
» Engine Immobilizer
» Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
» Tire Pressure Monitoring
» Pre-Collision Safety System
» Emergency Braking Preparation
» More
Entertainment » Bose Premium Brand Stereo System
» Satellite Radio W/Real Time Traffic Satellite Radio
» Bose Premium Brand Speakers
» AM/FM Stereo
» Speed Sensitive Volume Control
» 14 Total Speakers
» Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
» More
Convenience » Overhead Console With Storage
» Front Seatback Storage
» Cruise Control
» Keyless Ignition
» Four Zone Climate Control
» Turn Signal In Mirrors
» Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
» Sun Sensor
» Cooled Storage Compartment
» Rear Parking Sensors
» Front And Rear Door Pockets
» More..
What’s in it for you?

» The world doesn’t stop when you get into your car. The new Audi A8 grants you the freedom to concentrate on the essentials. The freedom to spend valuable time with your loved ones – instead of being distracted by trivialities. Don’t think of it as a car. The new Audi A8 is more.

» It’s another step towards our future vision of piloted driving. Take your seat in an oasis of relaxation. In an office. In a digital world full of experiences. Integrated laser scanners for a new perspective. Optional, advanced assistance systems that help the driver and make driving safer. More comfortable. More enthralling. The world is changing.

» Optional OLED technology in the rear lights2 offers extremely homogeneous illumination in an innovative light design: large and precise. On every trip. Even when stationary, thanks to an impressive display. On account of the pioneering and futuristic dynamic lighting of the coming home/leaving home function. To ensure that the end of every trip is as fascinating as its beginning.

» Welcome aboard the new Audi A8. Enjoy lavish spaciousness and exquisite ambience. Choice materials, palpable exclusivity. And top-class workmanship that sets new standards. Experience next-generation operating comfort. Digital networking throughout. Innovative technology that entertains and delights.

» Larger doors make it simple to climb in. Enjoy luxurious spaciousness. Whichever seat you choose. The seats are of course outstanding in comfort. Experience a new sensation of space, with more room for your head and legs. So you will feel at home on the road.


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PRICE PHP 3,600,000.00 (as of June 2018)
AVAILABILITY All selected/authorized car dealership and showrooms nationwide (Philippines)

Ferrari GTC4 Lusso

The new GTC4 Lusso has changed the sporty four-seater four-wheel drive Grand Tourer concept forever. Even the name of the model references illustrious predecessors, such as the 330 GTC and 330 GT – one of Enzo Ferrari’s Favorites. This is a car designed for those who want to experience the exhilaration for Ferrari driving anywhere, anytime: short spins, long journeys, windy roads and city streets, alone or in a group of four. It is for those who want power but don’t want to compromise on in-car comfort, sporty elegance and refined detailing.

Power Output 507 kW at 8,000 RPM
Acceleration 3.4 per second 0-100km/h
Displacement 6262cc
Engine Type V12 – 65°
Maximum Torque 697 Nm at 5,750 rpm
Maximum Speed 335 km/h
Lenght 4,922 mm or 16.14 feet
Width 1,980 mm or 6.49 feet
Height 1,383 mm or 4.53 feet
Dry Weight 1,790 kg
Weight Distribution 47-53% front/rear
Urban Cycle Fuel Consumption 23.3 L/100km
Extra-Urban Cycle Fuel Consumption 10,8 L/100km
Combined Cycle Fuel Consumption 15,3 l/100km
CO2 Emission Combined Cycle  350g CO₂/km
CO2 Efficiency Class G
Transmission 4RM EVO/4WS/ 7-speed F1 DCT/ E-Diff
Brakes Front (398 mm x 38 mm)
Rear (360 mm x 32 mm)

What’s in it for you?

» The GTC4Lusso exudes elegance and exclusivity, its unprecedented forms underscoring its most dynamic traits in an effortless marriage of sportiness and signature GT elements.

» Penned by Ferrari Design, the GTC4Lusso is a further refinement of the shooting brake coupé, reinterpreting the concept with an extremely streamlined, tapered shape that gives it an almost fastback-like silhouette.

» Another first from the GTC4Lusso is the new, beautifully balanced Dual Cockpit architecture designed to enhance the shared driving experience for both driver and passenger. It features both a Driver Cockpit and a Passenger Cockpit separated by a central divider on which are clustered all of the comfort-oriented controls common to both.

» Intense research and development have boosted the 6,262 cc V12’s maximum power output to 690 cv, making the GTC4Lusso the most powerful car in its segment. Both its 2.6 kg/cv weight-to-power-ratio and its 13.5:1 compression ratio set new records for the category too. Its maximum revs stand at 8,250 rpm.

» In-car acoustic comfort is also significantly better than in the FF, thanks to improved insulation from exterior noise. Needless to say, however, this does not in the least impinge on the signature sound of the Ferrari V12 in the cabin. This was attained by achieving a 20% improvement in rigidity of the car’s chassis attachment points, upgrading of the climate control system which is now 25% quieter, and improved filtering and damping of less-pleasant frequencies through the use of leading-edge materials with targeted acoustic properties.

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PRICE: PHP 13,000,000.00 ± (as of June 2018)

AVAILABILITY:
» AutoStrada Showrom
32nd & 4th Crescent Park West, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
Tel: 028017777
Email: sales@ferrariphils.com
Website: www.ferrariphils.com

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