Car News

ASTON MARTIN VANTAGE AMR

2019-05-06

AMR versions come first, but a seven-speed stick will be offered in all Vantages soon Aston Martin is giving its splendid V8 Vantage the AMR — Aston Martin Racing, that is — treatment for 2020. It’s lighter than the standard Vantage by about 200 pounds and will get a limited run of 200 cars. An even more exclusive […]

BUGATTI CHIRON SPORT ‘110

2019-02-13

Bugatti Chiron Sport ‘110 ans Bugatti’ pays tribute to France 20 examples of 1,480-hp hypercar will celebrate 110th anniversary with French tricolor Bugatti is celebrating its 110th anniversary this year, and this calls for an exclusive, special-edition run of the marque’s already exclusive cars. This task falls to the Chiron, which will celebrate the milestone with just […]

LAMBORGHINI HURACAN EVO – 0-60 MPH: 2.9 seconds (0-62mph)

2019-01-11

LAMBORGHINI HURACAN EVO MORE POWER, BOTH COMPUTATIONAL AND ACTUAL Lessons learned from the Huracan Performante are incorporated in this new iteration Huracan, as well as a big ole processor to handle more ones and zeros Lamborghini has updated the fantastic Huracan and added Evo to its name to prove it. Visually, the changes are evolutionary and, to many, […]

McLaren sells a record 4,806 cars –

2019-01-08

McLaren McLaren fights assimilation, sells a record 4,806 cars — and exactly zero crossovers! — in 2018 The ‘let’s only build cool cars’ strategy seems to be paying off Every time we go to test-drive a new McLaren (the things we do for you, the readers!), the Woking-based automaker likes to fill us in on how things […]

Let’s go racing … in our Lambo Uruses!

2019-01-07

Urus ST-X concept previews a lighter, infotainment-free SUV A single-make SUV racing series is not something that pops up every few years for obvious reasons, and a single-make SUV racing series based on a very plush, very expensive SUV promises to be an even rarer event. But that’s exactly what Lamborghini plans to do with its new Urus model, […]

ASTON MARTIN DBS 59

2018-11-14

Anniversary model of a Le Mans triumph 1959 was a special year for Aston Martin: since 1928, the British took part again and again in the 24-hour race at Le Mans, but a victory never succeeded. At least until 1959, when two DBR1 cars crossed the finishing line ahead of all other participants – including […]

EQ Silver Arrow

2018-10-24

Mercedes EQ Silver Arrow concept pays homage to 268-mph car from 1937 Historic W 125 set a record not broken until 2017 Just ahead of its debut at Pebble Beach Concours this weekend, Mercedes-Benz took the wraps off its latest concept car created for the event in the form of the EQ Silver Arrow. Meant as an homage to […]

PORSCHE TAYCAN

2018-08-16

Porsche Taycan specs confirmed: 600-plus hp, 310-mile range Porsche’s Tesla fighter gets ready to do battle This week, Porsche confirmed a few specs of its upcoming Tesla fighter, the artist formerly known as the Mission E. The2020 Taycan is slated to go on sale next year aiming squarely for the Model S and anything else in its price and size category, whether all-electric or […]

Audi: The all-electric PB18 e-tron

2018-08-08

Pebble Beach High-performance sports car The all electric Audi PB18 e-tron presents a vision for the high-performance sports car . It has the architecture of a mid-engine sports car with a cab that is positioned far forward. The car’s center of gravity is located behind the seats and in front of the rear axle. Low […]

Pagani’s wild Zonda HP Barchetta costs €15m

2018-07-21

Fifteen million Euros, ladies and gentlemen. Pagani has confirmed that its rare Zonda HP Barchetta special will cost €15m – or a cool £13.4m. However, only three are being made and none are available. Oh cruel, cruel world. A couple of weekends ago, a delectable convoy of Paganis (estimated to be worth some £35m) snaked their way […]

2018 PORSCHE 911 GT3

2018-07-06

2018 Porsche 911 GT3 with Touring Package first drive: Leather over downforce It’s a GT3 minus a rear wing, for those who want to talk loud in a world of shouters Don’t let the placard at the back fool you, this is not a GT3 Touring, at least not technically. What Porsche is offering here is the GT3 with the Touring […]

McLaren says it will build only hybrid supercars by 2025

2018-05-26

McLaren will go all-hybrid by 2025 — and it aims to launch 18 “new models or derivatives” within the same time frame. That’s news out of the Goodwood Festival of Speed, which has lately come to rival top auto showsin terms of generating interesting enthusiast-oriented news. McLaren also used the platform to confirm, once again, that […]