Monday, July 21, 2014

Visualization of Audi A0 - missing brother of new small family

Looking forward to welcome the 4th model into new small family. Will it be Audi A0? We wil see in 2015 :)

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Top 10 tunned VW UP

with smurfs blue wheels and stripes

candy white and candy white vw logo

owner of this piece is Super Mario Bros

just photoshop artistic view to up WRC

up orange themed - wheels, stripes, stickers, mirros

candy black up taxi vehicle

front artistic bumper

these wheels looks like from toy model

pink up for mamas  

official variants - swiss, x, cargo, winter

source: google images

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

2013's mini cars sales - third position for UP!

According to sales statistics of mini cars in Europe in year 2013 we are publishing following table with top 15 sold models:

Position Car maker and model Sales count
1   Fiat 500 160015
2   Fiat Panda 152404
3   VW UP! 129754
4   Renault Twingo 77714
5   Smart ForTwo 65458
6   Toyota Aygo 63770
7   Hyundai i10 61425
8   Citro├źn C1 56786
9   Peugeot 107 55242
10   Kia Picanto 50713
11   Ford Ka 50213
12   Opel/Vauxhal Adam 45800
13   Skoda Citigo 44292
14   Chevrolet Spark 37319
15   Seat Mii 28297

By the way from table you can check that all three brothers Up!, Citigo and Mii are in Top 15.

Monday, October 28, 2013

The VW smallest can carry carriage or bycicles

If you wondered the smallest model of VW - UP! and its brothers Skoda Citigo and Seat Mii  are just small city cars only usable to care woman's handbag, you will be surprised soon.

The uselessness will be stopped with starting of hitch production for VW new small family. The hitch will come from German producer Rameder. For each of the group of three will be a option of hitch with maximal load of 750kg. This means it quite big load of whatever you want to carry with UP!, Mii or Citigo.

The German producer Rameder will bring the bicycle carrying module too. The maximum load for it is mentioned as 50 kg for 2-4 bicycles.

Sellling price of bicycle carring module is about 400 EUR, but the price of the hitch is currently unknown. It is anticipated that price will be about 200 EUR with electrical equipment.

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Engine guard from bottom side for VW UP!

On VW owner forum we discovered niece future for Up! owner. It is engine guard from solid plastic. It used to mount from bottom side and it covers the whole area of engine. This engine cover is especially useful in the coming time of winter.

Photo before the cover was applied:

Photo after engine cover for UP! was applied:

Similar covers are basic part in higher segments, e.g. VW Golf, Audi A3 have plastic covers directly from factory.


Friday, July 26, 2013

Top 10 VW up! competitors under €4000

European auto makers have the attitude to increase production with very cheap model. Volkswagen wants introduce new model in 2015 with very low price. We will see if it can beat the following competitors especially from India and China. Actually not with price. According to Handesblatt message the price should start from 6000 EUR.

The proposals for cheap VW are:
  • Volkskarre 
  • VW Cheapless
  • VW Billigo
  • Subvolkswagen
  • VW Mikro
  • Fussvolkswagen
  • VW KdF (Klimaschutz durch Freudlosigkeit)
  • VW Piccolo
VW Competitors are not able to sell on european market. Following compitors doesn't meet safety and emission norms. Here is the list:
  1. Chery QQ3 - 3690 EUR
  2. Chana Benni Mini - 3580 EUR
  3. Alto STD  -  3570 EUR
  4. Haima Prince - 3560 EUR
  5. Daewoo Matiz - 3500 EUR
  6. Omni Cargo LPG  - 3190 EUR
  7. Maruti 800 Std - 2979 EUR
  8. Jiangnan TT - 2496 EUR
  9. Alto Zotye - 2256 EUR 
  10. Nano - 2043 EUR