This year marks the 50th anniversary of one of the most famous and desirable cars in automotive history – the Jaguar E-Type, and Jaguar will be celebrating this special anniversary year at high-profile motoring events throughout 2011.
You may remember the headlines when a video of the new Mercedes SLK leaked onto the internet last month, well now we have the official unveiling of Mercedes’ 3rd generation SLK which will be launched in the UK in June, 2011.
The sense we gain from Mercedes’ press brief is that they’ve tried to secure the class-lead in every aspect of this compact roadster segment, now that BMW’s Z4 has emulated the SLK’s folding-hardtop format the Stuttgart car maker is intent on establishing some clear advantages which will differentiate the SLK in the eyes of the customer.
It was due to be launched in January 2011, but a video of the new 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK leaked onto YouTube last night before being taken down shortly after. The lengthy promotional film shows the folding-hardtop SLK in detail, highlighting some of its new features including the NECK-PRO head restraint, adaptive lighting and ECO stop/start system.
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BMW unveils an M Sport, DCT Z4 with 330 bhp – tantalisingly close to being a Z4 M successor.
Aston’s V8 Vantage receives a minor facelift for 2010.
A cryptic new video from BMW counts down to a December launch. We’ve seen the many spy shots of the new Z4, showing it’s…