The new model line’s assistance systems perfect ease of driving and safety. Included as standard in the ID. Buzz and ID. Buzz Cargo is the ‘Car2X’ local warning system, which utilises signals from other vehicles and the transport infrastructure to spot hazards in real time. Also included as standard: the ‘Front Assist’ emergency braking function and, in the MPV, the ‘Lane Assist’ lane-keeping assistant. With new software, new assistance functions are also making their way into the ID. family. Available as an option is ‘Travel Assist with swarm data’, which facilitates partially automated driving across the entire speed range and, for the first time, assisted lane-changing on the motorway. Also new: the ‘Memory Function’ for automated parking on a previously saved route.
The Audi Q5 Sportback - digital and intuitive
In terms of operation, display and infotainment, the Q5 Sportback takes over from the Q5 the third-generation modular infotainment kit, MIB 3 for short. The full equipment includes the digital Audi virtual cockpit plus with a 12.3-inch diagonal and a head-up display on board. The multifunction leather steering wheel plus is used for easy and safe operation of the most important functions and displays. The MMI navigation plus infotainment system is coupled with a 10.1 inch touch display. Its natural voice control uses the knowledge of the cloud and can be activated with the voice call "Hey Audi". Many vehicle settings can be stored in individual user profiles and saved in the cloud in the myAudi customer portal. Some online services from the broad Audi connect portfolio use the swarm intelligence of the Audi fleet, for example to point out dangers. The myAudi app closely networks the car with the customer's smartphone. If desired, hardware components such as the Audi phone box or the Bang & Olufsen Premium Sound System with 3D sound can be added to the infotainment
Experience all-electric performance with the Toyota bZ4X. The SUV is particularly responsive and offers you dynamics right from the start, just as you would want from a vehicle. For a truly seamless driving experience, the Toyota bZ4X also offers the option of """"single pedal drive"""" with enhanced brake energy regeneration, where you can accelerate and decelerate using only the accelerator pedal. You have the choice between front-wheel drive (150 kW) and all-wheel drive (160 kW). The all-wheel drive variant has two 80 kW electric motors on the front and rear axles, which distribute their power and thus improve the performance and safety of the bZ4X. For perfect traction, various driving modes can also be selected via the X-Mode all-wheel management. With its all-wheel drive capabilities, it masters any terrain.
After Race-2, Brad Horstmann (Foreign of Beverly Hills) had one more reason to celebrate on the podium at Misano. As well as the track win, he also sealed the Ferrari Challenge North America – Coppa Shell title at the end of a hard-fought season. The US driver’s season rose to a crescendo, hitting the mark in the last five races. “It couldn’t have been a better weekend. To win the final ranking, I needed one more point than my rival [Kevan Millstein, ed] and instead, I got the maximum: two poles, two fast laps in the race and two wins. I couldn’t have done more”.