Agile and nimble sporty car from Lexus

Four door sports cars may be an alternative to your boring everyday family sedan that you drive. This may be why Lexus IS 350 F Sport gets many enthusiastic look from everyone. A 3.5-liter V6 generates 306 horsepower enough to call it a sports car. The IS Sport also has a 2.5-liter V6 version they call IS 250 with a price difference of about $3,500 between the two models. The F Sport package includes adoptive variable suspension and few other features. The 8-speed rear wheel drive automatic transmission delivers 19 city, 28 highway and 22 combined miles per gallon. You can get it in all wheel drive option too.

Lexus reworked the car adding a long wheelbase allowing more room inside and restyling to handle crisper cornering. Front and rear side air bags, full side curtain air bags, front knee air bags and traction control are all standard. It comes with a cool subscription free infotainment system that provides real time traffic and weather reports for your driving convenience. Unfortunately, there is no manual transmission available. But you can expect to pay over $40,000 for a base model and more than $44,000 with added optional items.

Why you need a car spray booth for a proper paint job

Painting a car is almost impossible without the proper car spray booth. You need an airtight enclosure that will keep elements and debris from interfering with often precision painting applications. The enclosure is also important for keeping those in the area safe from the fumes and chemicals involved.

The right auto body paint booth can mean the difference in your auto body company’s success. Anyone looking to get their car painted, will obviously pick a company using a car spray booth as they’ll know they expect a better finished product. A spray booth service NY city drivers can rely on, for example, is going to dominate all its competitors still using old fashioned methods.

A company with the right tools is a company that can get the job done better than those that lack them. In the auto shop business those tools include spray booths, prep stations and finishing work stations. Companies who can afford these options for both cars and trucks will increase their revenues significantly.

These options don’t just make for a better finished product. With today’s technology, the right spray booths can come with heating systems that allow employees to work around the clock in colder climates. Advanced exhaust systems keep these employers even safer while they work, limiting your company’s liabilities. Booths outfitted with drying systems can speed up your turn around time, allowing your shop to make more money by servicing more vehicles.


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A roadster from BMW ready for any adventure

The BMW Z4 series that was originally introduced in 2003 is one intriguing sports models available in the market. Updated in 2006, the Z4 has been completely redesigned for 2010. In order to compete with similar cars from the Mercedes Benz, in 2009 BMW introduced a retractable hard top model in addition to its conventional soft-top convertibles. The Z4 compared to its predecessor Z3, add a bit more comfort, new refinements and comes with a turbo charged engine.

The Z4 comes in three trim levels; sDrive28i, sDrive35i and sDrive35is. The sDrive28i comes with a turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-4 that produces 240 horsepower, and 260 pound-feet of torque. As a result it has a fuel economy better than previous 6-cylinder engine.

The sDrive35i twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter inline-6 produces 300 horsepower with 300 pound-feet of torque. The six-speed manual transmission is standard.

The sleek, stylish and more powerful sDrive35is is the highest of the new roadster. Its 335 horsepower engine boasts a 332 pound-feet of torque that can be boosted to standard 369 pound-feet with a temporary over boost function.

The Z4 rewards its driver with an engaging driving experience. Its quick acceleration and styling keep the driver glued to the road.