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Bentley will be forced to hand over fingerprints

Bentley had proposed a new option for owners of crossover Bentayga. According to a press release from the British carmaker, in the center console mounted compartment for storage of valuable things, which can only be obtained with the help of biometric data.

For this compartment is mounted a capacitive scanner that reads fingerprints. For the development of the safe and its integration into the vehicle meets the Atelier Muliner — a division of Bentley which specializiruetsya on individual orders and special versions of cars.

the”Capacitive fingerprint sensor similar to the sensor used in smartphones, with memory system you can store multiple fingerprints, for example, the fingerprints of your family members and friends”, — told about the new options Manager, technical Department, the Mulliner Uday Senapati. According to the creators, the compartment with the scanner — ideal for storage during a beach vacation, ski or use Valet Parking.

In February, Rolls-Royce told about the features of Cullinan — the first crossover in the brand’s history, the premiere of which has not yet taken place. Option Cullinan Viewing Suite will allow the button to push from the tailgate area with leather chairs and cocktail table.

Nissan has released the debut car for the “Formula E”

Nissan unveiled at the Geneva motor show its debut race car-electric vehicle to participate in competitions “Formula E”. This was reported by the correspondent of”.ru”.

“Nissan is proud of its role as an innovator in the field of electric vehicles designed for normal roads. This confirms Nissan Leaf: around the world the total mileage of all these cars with zero toxicity exceeded four billion kilometers, — said Jose Munoz (Jose Munoz), CEO of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. — We are very happy to show the brand style, in which the car of Nissan debuts in the championship. Nissan will be able to use this championship as the main platform in the development of technologies for electric cars; in addition, the championship will allow Nissan to race in the big cities around the world.”

In Geneva, Nissan unveiled the color scheme of the electric vehicle, which will perform in the fifth season of Formula E. It has a good aerodynamic qualities and is fitted with a new battery and power plant. The branding of the Nissan electric car for the “Formula E” developed by a team of the Global design center of Nissan in Japan.

Porsche offered to carry people through the air

German carmaker Porsche is considering the development and production of unmanned aerial vehicles for transporting people, reports Automobilwoche.

the work On the project air taxi told the Director of sales Detlev von platen. “Us is the theme of the third dimension. I can imagine that Porsche can go this way,” he said. According to him, the air taxi can become drones: “a Porsche owner can manage itself. Same with the drone: it is not necessary to obtain a pilot’s license — many of their functions the device performs automatically,” said von platen.

Sketches of new unmanned aerial vehicles, according to the representative of the concern may be submitted in the near future.

In February 2018, it became known that Porsche plans to double investment in the development of electric drive systems for plug-in hybrid and all-electric cars.

Started sales of the new crossover Jaguar E-PACE

British automaker Jaguar Land Rover Russia announced the launch of its new compact sports crossover Jaguar E-PACE. About it reported in a press release sent to the editors”.ru” on Thursday, March 1.

the Car will be sold in the salons of the official dealer network of Jaguar Land Rover in Russia, Armenia, Belarus and Kazakhstan. In Russia, the Jaguar E-Pace is presented in standard trim levels, S, SE, R-Dynamic S, R-and R Dynamic SE Dynamic HSE. Also during the first year after launch, buyers will be available a limited edition First Edition.

Crossover provides five versions of the engine Ingenium: diesel engine power 150 HP to a sporty petrol engine producing 300 HP (it allows to disperse the car to 100 kilometers per hour in 6.4 seconds).

All configuration of the new four-wheel drive cars equipped with automatic gearbox. They implemented technology and Active Driveline Torque Vectoring, guaranteeing the handling on any surface. Safety Jaguar E-Pace confirmed by experts Euro NCAP: it is ensured by the optimised body structure, advanced airbags and seatbelts. This is the only car in its class, equipped with an innovative airbag for pedestrians.

In February 2018, it was announced that Jaguar production will resume racing model D-Type, which production was discontinued in 1956. Initially, the firm planned to collect 100 units of the machine, but in the years 1955-1957 was able to produce only 75.