As a second variation of McLaren latest supercar, the MP4-12C, a convertible model will be offered in the near future named, MP4-12C Spider. This was announced by McLaren Automotive on the 29th of June.
President Akio Toyoda of Toyota Motors announced at a press conference in Munich on the 29th that he had set his seal on a memorandum aiming to build new cooperative partnership with the German BMW Group in 4 different fields.
On the 29th, Toyota Motor Company and BMW Group announced that they have concluded a Memorandum of Understanding that aims to build a long-term, strategic collaboration in the joint research of 4 fields including FC (fuel cells) systems.
BMW's first luxury 4-door coupe, the 6 Series Grand Coupe, has a beautiful style that combines both elegance and sportiness and comes with an interior boasting with the highest comfort and exclusivity.
Actual fuel efficiency numbers have just become available for Toyota's new sport coupe, the 86. According to the latest rankings at fuel efficiency reporting site Car Life Navi, the 86 clocks in at 12.3 km/L for the manual and 10.6 km/L for the automatic transmission models. (as of June 27, 2012).
On June 18th, Fuji Heavy Industries opened a teaser site on the expected launch of the Subaru XV this coming autumn. Based on an Urban Adventure concept, the company highlighted the clear differentiation of the Subaru XV from the other cars under the Subaru brand.
Takanobu Ito, president of Honda held a talk session with journalists on the 20th, saying in regards to the Fit EV, scheduled for sale this summer, "I want to promote it based on its improvements as a car".
For 2012, the BMW 3 Series has reached the 6th generation of its compact sports saloon. While the previous 328i used a 6 cylinder turbo engine, the new version carries a more efficient 4 cylinder turbo engine.