New reports suggest that Dwayne Johnson, popularly known as “The Rock” will do the intro voiceover for the upcoming super-fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather on Saturday night. According to reports, the actor, who is also a former professional wrestler made this details known on social media just a few hours before the fight, which is scheduled to hold in Las Vegas.
Where To Watch The Mayweather-McGregor Fight; Dwayne ‘The Rock’ To Intro The Match
“I connected with my boy Conor this week. His intentions go far beyond his extraordinary skill. Like Mayweather, not only does he want to put on an epic performance for the world, but there’s a real visceral, raw, warrior mana (spirit) that he has in his blood,” Dwayne stated.
He added that the only way to gain respect is to earn it. The rock continued to say “Let’s get after it boys and may the best man win. #MayweatherMcGregor #TheWorldIsWatching #WarriorMana TONIGHT.”
It is reported by The Hollywood Reporter that the event will cost fans $99.95 for HD. The highly awaited super fight is finally here and is expected to air on Saturday, August 26, at 9 p.m. ET. It will also be broadcast live on Showtime’s pay-per-view from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
However, fans can order the fight on TV, or through Showtime’s mobile application at $89.95 for standard definition and $99.95 for high definition as already stated above. The fight can also be ordered online.
The Mayweather and McGregor match, which is based on over $600 million is believed to be the most heavily bet-on fight in the history of boxing. The evening’s event is scheduled to commence at 6 p.m., live on Pay-Per-View.
New reports reveal that Mercedes uses art deco inspiration for its electric car concept. According to reports, the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet is more than six meters long, which is about 20 feet. The cabriolet features a single line that reportedly runs the length of the vehicle.
Mercedes Electric Car Concept: Automaker Uses Art Deco Inspiration For Vision 6
It is reported Engadget, that the back of the Vision Mercedes-Maybach is inspired by yachts and called a boat tail. It is believed that the automaker is trying to keep history alive as judging from the exterior of the vehicle, it looks very much like luxury vehicles from the ’30s. Although not much is known about the Vision 6 vehicle, it is believed that it will cost similar to other vehicles in the line.
If this vision is realized, it is believed that the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet will feature powerful specs. Meanwhile, the cabriolet is expected to use electrons instead of gas. The vision 6 will feature all-wheel drive as well as four compact permanent magnet synchronous electric motors that deliver 750 horsepower.
According to reports, it delivers zero to 60 under four seconds coupled with a top speed geared at 155 miles per hour. Mercedes stated that the vehicle features a flat battery pack incorporated at its base to keep the vehicle on the road for up to 200 miles. The automaker also teases that the addition of DC fast charging will allow the vehicle to be charged to allow it go up to 60 miles in five minutes.
Engadget stated in its post that while the exterior of the Vision 6 is from the time of Al Capone, the vehicle’s interior is futuristic in almost every regard. The report added that the upcoming vehicle features a design that is similar to that of the Mercedes EQ SUV. The Vision 6 will also feature a functionality that allows it to share information such as time, location, and upcoming events with drivers and passengers.
the Vehicle is expected to have touchscreen controls but will likely not sport the pulsing blue wires seen at the front of the vehicle used to display the energy usage of the car. However, it is still not clear whether the Vision 6 will make it to the production stage, given the history of most concept vehicle. Mercedes is also yet to reveal any official detail in this regard.
New reports reveal that Volkswagen fans will likely see the company’s electric microbus in 2022. According to reports, the automobile giant is reportedly working on its electric microbus with the ID Buzz expected to launch in few years. This is an interesting update and fans are waiting eagerly for the debut of the buzz.
VW’s Electric Microbus Reportedly To Debut In 2022
When the EV was unveiled by VW, many enthusiasts thought the idea, just like many others might never make it to the stage of production. However, it is reported by Engadget that the automobile maker recently announced that it has concluded plans to put the Microbus-inspired EV into production. Volkswagen added that the vehicle will likely have a 2022 debut date.
Although not much is currently known about the electronic vehicle, it is believed that the developer will likely drop some features of the buzz including the large wheels. But Volkswagen will reportedly continue with the semi-autonomous driving feature, four-wheel drive, and the ’60s-inspired styling. It is reported that the automaker has also stated that it will also debut a cargo variant of the upcoming vehicle.
Furthermore, it is believed that there will be much passenger room since the electronic vehicle will not feature a gas engine. Rumors have it that Volkswagen decided to produce the vehicle because it is on the same platform as other ID cars. This is because it will be less expensive to produce compared to the previous Microbus concept.
other ID models including the compact car and Crozz are also expected to make a debut soon. The upcoming electric microbus is targeted at Europe, China, and North America.