2012 Subaru XV

At the Frankfurt Motor Show (FMS), Subaru officially introduced the latest product named Subaru XV 2012. Reportedly, within the next few months, Subaru XV will be coming soon in Australia around the beginning of January next year. XV will be launched in Australia just a few weeks ago before the launch of the all-new 2012 Subaru mpreza sedan and hatchback

Although already established will be present in Australia, but Subaru is still keeping the final specifications and details of the official price for the Australian market. As we’ve preached before, the SUV is powered machine with a 2.0-liter Boxer FB which produces 110kW at 6200rpm and 196Nm at 4200rpm torque reached.

With these machines, customers in Australia are free to choose a six-speed manual transmission gearbox or Lineartronic continuously variable transmission (CVT). Another feature is, 17-inch alloy wheels, eight airbags and switchgear.

Hyundai Sonata 2012

Hyundai has made ​​great strides with the first facelift mid-size sedan called the Sonata 2012 for South Korea’s automotive market. Hyundai Sonata 2012 appearance changes signaled a bit of ‘softness’, but still showing the eleganitas and a capable engine.

Changes occur in the chrome front grille with a slightly elongated arches, plus a new LED lights at the rear. Protective mirror also reshaped and design options including a set of alloy wheels 18 inch alloy wheels ring

Some minor changes to the Hyundai Sonata 2012 is also visible on the inside, the new new trim options, the adoption of high-quality materials, the addition of LED spot lights and upgraded standard features.

In South Korea, Hyundai Sonata 2012 is equipped with the 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine capable of producing 165 horsepower. This engine can be paired with a manual transmission or automatic, for 2012MY, Hyundai’s 2.4-liter gasoline engine replaced with a more powerful 2.0-liter turbocharged four-pot-powered 271 horsepower.

Hyundai has not said when the change in Sonata 2012 style will be released to the international market. Likely to be reached in the United States within the next 12 months