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Hennessey Venom GT Hits 265.7mph to Take Veyron's Speed Crown

Hennessey Venom GT Hits 265.7mph to Take Veyron's Speed Crown

It produced a video confirming the speed

Boutique sports car maker and tuner Hennessey Performance has been promising that its Venom GT super car would be the fastest road car ever since it announced it last year. Hennessey has released a video showing the Venom GT hitting a GPS-verified...
03.04.2013 | 4712 views | 0 comments
One-Off Lamborghini Countach Targa Owned by Rod Stewart for Sale

One-Off Lamborghini Countach Targa Owned by Rod Stewart for Sale

Converted by California Importer for Stewart

French classic car dealer Autodrome has gotten their hands on a one-off Lamborghini with rock star provenance - Rod Stewart's Countach LP400 Spider. Rod Stewart bought his Countach in June 1977 and shortly later moved to California. To bas...
03.04.2013 | 18140 views | 0 comments
Citroën Opens Flagship DS World Store in China

Citroën Opens Flagship DS World Store in China

Local production of DS models begins later in the year

Citroën has opened its flagship DS World store in China in Shanghai. It comes nine months after the launch of the DS3, DS4 and DS5 in China. Citroën says that China has become its number one priority.   The DS World store is mea...
03.04.2013 | 4831 views | 0 comments
New Skoda Superb and Combi Will Debut in Shanghai

New Skoda Superb and Combi Will Debut in Shanghai

Skoda sales are rapidly growing in China

Skoda will introduce the next generation Superb at the Shanghai Motor Show on April 19th during Volkswagen Group Night. The larger Superb will be aimed squarely at China where Skoda sales are growing quickly. The new Superb is meant to be the ...
03.04.2013 | 6863 views | 0 comments
Tesla Creates New Type of Lease That Combines Benefits of Purchase

Tesla Creates New Type of Lease That Combines Benefits of Purchase

Buyers are free to sell back cars after 36 months

Tesla has announced a new way to purchase the Model S that combines a lease with a traditional loan. Tesla claims that buyers will pay a net price of around $500 a month, but the actual monthly payment will be significantly higher than that. ...
03.04.2013 | 676 views | 0 comments
Pirelli Will Not Change Tires Before Bahrain Grand Prix

Pirelli Will Not Change Tires Before Bahrain Grand Prix

Facing criticism from teams for being too fragile

Pirelli says that it has no plans to revaluate its tires for this season before the Bahrain Grand Prix on April 21. Teams, specifically Red Bull and Mercedes, have criticized this season’s tires for being too fragile and forcing drivers to d...
03.04.2013 | 457 views | 0 comments
Mercedes S-Class Gets Starring Spot at Techno Classica

Mercedes S-Class Gets Starring Spot at Techno Classica

Every generation will be on display

Mercedes will debut the next generation S-Class later this year, and it is celebrating by showing an example of every generation at Techno Classica in Essen from April 10-14. At its 4,500 square meter exhibit at the show, Mercedes will focus o...
03.04.2013 | 4917 views | 0 comments
Second Generation Porsche Panamera Will Debut in Shanghai

Second Generation Porsche Panamera Will Debut in Shanghai

It gets major improvements to fuel economy and a new twin-turbo V6

Porsche has revealed the second generation Panamera by launching the with 416hp, an extended wheelbase version and brand new 3.0-liter, twin-turbo V6 for the Panamera S and 4S. In terms of style, the second generation Panamera is a reinterpre...
03.04.2013 | 1235 views | 0 comments
LoveFab Returning to Pikes Peak with Even More Heavily Modified Car

LoveFab Returning to Pikes Peak with Even More Heavily Modified Car

Dropping Honda power in favor of a turbo Chevrolet V8

The Pikes Peak Hill Climb is a land of weird cars. Its Unlimited class is one of the last places where people can build cars with as much power in whatever layout that they wish, and as long as it is safe, it is open to set a time up the mountain....
02.04.2013 | 3196 views | 0 comments
Ford Mustang Eleanor from Gone in 60 Seconds for Auction in May

Ford Mustang Eleanor from Gone in 60 Seconds for Auction in May

Design was done by Chip Foose and spawned thousands of copy-cats

The 2000 remake of "Gone in 60 Seconds" brought back the car movie genre. Its success spawned multiple wannabes and copies including the long running "Fast and the Furious" franchise. Of all the cars in "Gone in 60 Seconds...
02.04.2013 | 6243 views | 0 comments
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