Do you feel the need for speed? Well add to that a spa treatment. Did the global recession stressed you up? How about letting it all out while going 145 miles per hour? Members of the private race clubs do that every weekend. Add to the picture amenities ala golf club while on the track.
If what we see at the auto show in New York is any indication of the automotive future, then our roads will be pretty quiet some years from now. The vehicles that we will have in the future, whether they will be a hybrid or an all electric, are far from the noisemakers that we
Now that we are starting a new decade, it’s time to look back and see which supercars really made the last decade. 10. Saleen S7 Twin Turbo Top speed: 248 mph (399 km/h), 0-60 mph (0-97 km/h) 2.8 seconds. Weight: 2750 lbs (1247 kg). Steve Saleen introduced the limited-production, hand-built S7 on August 19, 2000
In a series of test runs completed last week in southern Europe, the One-77 exceeded original expectations and recorded a 220.007 mph (354.86 km/h) top speed in dry but windy conditions under the guidance of the Aston Martin engineering team. Powered by a new hand built 7.3-liter V12 engine with 700 hp, the One-77 is
Aston Martin today released first official images of the ‘Cygnet’ – a new luxury commuter concept car based on the Toyota iQ, that was previewed first back in June. The Cygnet won’t be cheap compared to the Toyota iQ it is based on, rumored price is around 25,000 euros ($30,000), which is still cheap compared
From tomorrow, Mercedes-Benz among others, will display their cars at the Dubai International Motor Show. Rest assured, their latest offering the SLS AMG ‘Gullwing’ will not be left behind. And what better way to introduce the 571 horsepower supercar to the ‘City of Gold’ than in an all new Golden avatar.
Many people were worried about Jaguar’s future when Tata Motors bought it from Ford. Having seen the new luxury XJ we love where Jag is heading and can’t wait to see what’s next for Jaguar. According to Autobild, Jaguar will very likely introduce the successor of the legendary E-Type at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show.
9ff, just like Ruf, is one of those brands that take the performance of a Porsche to another level! And their efforts can be seen written all over the new 9ff GT9-R. Based on the Porsche 911 GT3, it is lower, longer and the engine sits in the middle not on the rear. This machine
BRABUS GLK V12 uses a 6.3-liter twelve-cylinder twin turbo engine that produces a very impressive 750 horsepower, peak torque is electronically limited to 1,100 Nm (811 lb-ft). Power is sent to rear axle via reinforced five-speed automatic transmission and a limited-slip differential with a locking rate of 40 percent. 0-100 km/h 62 mph) comes in
2010 Viper SRT10 lineup is growing with another special edition model. The Dodge Viper SRT10 ACR-X is a non-street legal racer that will make its on-track debut in the summer of 2010. This turn-key track car uses a 8.4-liter V10 engine that has 640 horsepower (40 more than the standard SRT10). The suspension is tuned
Here’s another tuner from Germany who thinks the beautiful SLS AMG needs some customizing. Kircherer calls it their version of the legendary Pan-Am car, just like the SLS Panamericana by Gullwing America. Looking at the SLS 63 CP it seems that Kicherer has no idea what the original Pan-am cars looked like, unlike the guys
The Wimmer RS has released a new package for the Porsche 911(997) GT2 called “GT2 Speed”. This high performance package increases power output from 530 hp to an amazing 827 hp. Main upgrades to the engine are modified block, pistons, piston rods, sports camshafts, bigger turbos and a new engine software. The GT2 Speed Bi-Turbo
No more spy photos and rumors! New F10 5-Series has been unveiled to the public replacing the already aging E60. New 5er is more elegant and dynamic compared to its predecessor, with plenty of innovative comfort and safety features. New 5-Series will be one of the most important cars in the BMW line-up for the
Even though the new 571 horsepower SLS AMG won’t be launched until next spring, Mercedes is taking pre-orders from today for this new luxury supercar. The SLS AMG starts at € 177,310 (With 19% VAT) in Germany. To configure your own SLS AMG you can either visit your local dealer or just head over to
Zenvo ST1 is created by a Danish company A/S Zenvo Automotive. Production will be limited to just 15 cars and as always with such exotics there is no word on the pricing. The car is both supercharged and turbocharged with a total output of 1104 horsepower. The design of the Zenvo ST1 is made from