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THE ALL NEW LOTUS 3-ELEVEN

THE ALL NEW LOTUS 3-ELEVEN

Heralding a new generation of Lotus high performance sports cars, today saw the unveiling of the company’s quickest and most expensive series production car ever, the 3-Eleven, at the 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed. Designed as an uncompromised manifestation of the Lotus spirit, the new car is focused on providing…
The Ram Rebel Is Here!

The Ram Rebel Is Here!

     In this day and age most people buy a car based on fuel economy and practicality. As luck would have it Dodge has been delivering just that, sort of…on the practicality side.      For example you want a car to blast across the county with? Challenger Hellcat of…
RED BULL GRC SEASON PREVIEW: STEVE ARPIN

RED BULL GRC SEASON PREVIEW: STEVE ARPIN

Vitals: Born: December 16, 1983 // Hometown: Fort Frances, ON 2015 Team: #00 Chip Ganassi Racing Ford Fiesta ST 2014 Results: Arpin’s second Red Bull GRC season saw him take his first podium finish in the season-opening Top Gear Festival Barbados. He actually spent much of the year in the…
PORSCHE OPENS NEW $100 MILLION EXPERIENCE CENTER / HEADQUARTERS IN ATLANTA

PORSCHE OPENS NEW $100 MILLION EXPERIENCE CENTER / HEADQUARTERS IN ATLANTA

Porsche Cars North America today officially opened its new $100 million Porsche Experience Center (PEC) and headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. The 27-acre complex located at the Northeast corner of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the largest investment outside Germany for the sports car manufacturer. The industry-first facility is complete with…
Bay Area 02 Vintage BMW Show

Bay Area 02 Vintage BMW Show

For the last few years, we have attended this event at the Brisbane Marina, just south of San Francisco. Its probably the best organized car show I have been too, especially for a show dedicated to a single model.  And for BMW, the 2002 really is the iconic car they…
Help Bobby Kennedy get Back on the Track!

Help Bobby Kennedy get Back on the Track!

Those that follow sports car racing in the south east likely have seen and appreciated the talent of young Daytona Beach racer Bobby Kennedy. Last year, the Kennedy family invested heavily to build a Trans Am Series racer for the fast growing TA2 class. A new Mustang was constructed by…
The Audi R18 E-TRON Quattro is Incredible

The Audi R18 E-TRON Quattro is Incredible

A twofold quantity of hybrid energy, fundamentally revised aerodynamics, the next step in lightweight design and a lot of detailed work characterize the fifth generation of the Audi R18. “The possibilities of the revolutionary regulations that have been in effect for LMP sports cars since 2014 are far from having…
Lotus Exige S – Club Racer Edition

Lotus Exige S – Club Racer Edition

I owned a 2006 Lotus Exige in this exact color – now called Exige Orange. It was amazing. The handling was near perfect and the lightweight chassis meant I could overcome a few of Newtons’ laws when I got into trouble. I’ve always wanted to replace it and now wish I…
NISSAN READY FOR  PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE SEASON OPENER

NISSAN READY FOR PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE SEASON OPENER

Nissan Motorsports is ready for the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) season to begin this weekend at the Nissan Grand Prix of Texas at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas. The biggest Nissan news is the debut of the GT-R NISMO GT3 machine, campaigned by Always Evolving and AIM Autosport,…
THE ASTON MARTIN VANTAGE GT3 SPECIAL EDITION

THE ASTON MARTIN VANTAGE GT3 SPECIAL EDITION

Aston Martin is today revealing the first details of its most potent and uncompromising Vantage to date: the track-inspired Vantage GT3 special edition. With production strictly limited to just 100 examples, the new model combines all of Aston Martin’s learning from its years of sports car competition around the globe…
NISSAN REVEALS LE MANS CHALLENGER

NISSAN REVEALS LE MANS CHALLENGER

Nissan today declared itself ready to take on the world’s best sports car manufacturers after revealing a glimpse of its Le Mans challenger – the Nissan GT-R LM NISMO – during the commercial break for Super Bowl XLIX. Last year’s Super Bowl was the most watched television programme in US…
CALTY: HOME OF THE TOYOTA FT-1

CALTY: HOME OF THE TOYOTA FT-1

Toyota’s FT-1 coupe concept was a show-stealing success when it broke cover in Detroit in January. Much credit for the car’s huge impact is due to the work of Calty, the West Coast studio that’s been spearheading Toyota’s new design thinking for more than 40 years. The team’s success is…
EAU ROUGE MEETS EAU ROUGE

EAU ROUGE MEETS EAU ROUGE

The Infiniti high-performance prototype super-sedan – the Q50 Eau Rouge – has finally come face to face with Eau Rouge, the signature high-speed corner of the famed Spa-Francorchamps race circuit in Belgium, from which the car takes its name. Sebastian Vettel, Infiniti’s Director of Performance and four-time Formula One World…
PORSCHE AT LE MANS: PART 1, 1951 TO 1971

PORSCHE AT LE MANS: PART 1, 1951 TO 1971

The names of Auguste Veuillet and Edmond Mouche may not feature prominently in Porsche history at Le Mans, but they hold a special significance. In 1951 Porsche received the great honour of an invitation to participate in the Le Mans 24 hours. The question of whether to go or not…
Is It This Generation? Or This Generation Of Cars?

Is It This Generation? Or This Generation Of Cars?

There are people that claim my generation has lost its love for the automobile. They are totally wrong. My generation loves cars. But we love doing things ourselves, and are very informed. We are the first generation that truly grew up with the internet. We look up everything. We already know the million…
WORLD RALLY CHAMPION IN AUDI R8 LMS ULTRA

WORLD RALLY CHAMPION IN AUDI R8 LMS ULTRA

The Audi customer sport team Prosperia C. Abt Racing will make for a defining moment in the ADAC GT Masters next weekend. Two World Champions from completely different motorsport disciplines are sharing a 550-hp race car at the Lausitzring – an Audi R8 LMS ultra. World Rally Champion Sébastien Ogier will…
1964 Shelby 289 Competition Cobra

1964 Shelby 289 Competition Cobra

The history of Anglo-American hybrid sports cars dates back to the launch of Ford’s original “flathead” V-8 of 1932, which provided an infusion of relatively inexpensive and readily upgraded power to the elegant British sportsters of the era. Famous marques with this configuration being built between the wars included Jensen,…