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Aston Martin Boosts Rapide Power in New S Model

Aston Martin Boosts Rapide Power in New S Model

Will replace Rapide in most markets

As expected, is updating its Rapide with a power boost and style upgrade for the new Rapide S model that will replace the standard car in most markets. The biggest change for the Rapide S is that the 6.0-liter V12 gets a major upgrade to 558p...
23.01.2013 | 626 views | 0 comments
Juke Nismo Will Get Power Upgrade Soon

Juke Nismo Will Get Power Upgrade Soon

Will only be available with manual transmission

The Nissan Juke Nismo is set to go even faster in the coming years but at the expense of traction.  During its test drive of the Juke Nismo, Autocar learned that Nissan is planning an even more powerful version of the compact crossover.&n...
22.01.2013 | 627 views | 0 comments
Mercedes Aiming to Stop Wrong-Way Driving

Mercedes Aiming to Stop Wrong-Way Driving

New system monitors road signs and warns drivers

Mercedes-Benz wants to save lives by preventing people from driving the wrong way on highways. While this problem might seem innocuous, it is actually a serious problem, especially in Germany and Austria. The phenomenon is called geisterfahren...
22.01.2013 | 2435 views | 0 comments
Volkswagen Readying XL1 for Mid-2013

Volkswagen Readying XL1 for Mid-2013

Car will still be sold in limited quantities

Volkswagen is still testing its XL1 super efficient car and is planning to launch it in mid-2013. It appears that it will still be sold in very limited numbers. Although, we will have to wait to see if that is as limited as 50 units for the entire...
22.01.2013 | 1893 views | 0 comments
Hennessey Venom GT Sets Record as Fastest Car to 300km/h

Hennessey Venom GT Sets Record as Fastest Car to 300km/h

Record authenticated by Guinness World Records

The Hennessey Venom GT has set the new Guinness World Record as the quickest car in the world. The 1,244hp supercar went from 0-300km/h (186.45mph) in 13.63 seconds.  The Venom GT is an odd amalgamation of a supercar. It starts as a Lotus...
22.01.2013 | 2391 views | 0 comments
Prius Will Likely Point Way for Future of Toyota

Prius Will Likely Point Way for Future of Toyota

Board set to vote on a new chairman in June

Toyota will vote on a new chairman of the board in June, and Takeshi Uchiyamada, the project leader of the Prius in the late 90s, is the leading candidate for the position. This report comes from the Nikkei, Japanese business newspaper. ...
22.01.2013 | 252 views | 0 comments
Rolls-Royce Releases Teaser of Wraith in Profile

Rolls-Royce Releases Teaser of Wraith in Profile

Car will be revealed at Geneva Motor Show

Rolls-Royce has released the first teaser image of the Wraith, which will be its most powerful model ever. The new image shows the Wraith in profile. The new car appears to be a fastback coupe with a long hood and possibly a short trunk from t...
22.01.2013 | 2128 views | 0 comments
BMW Reveals Details on i3 Range Extender

BMW Reveals Details on i3 Range Extender

Extra engine will help those with range anxiety

BMW has said nearly since the i3 was revealed that it plans to offer a range-extended internal combustion engine on its pure electric car. The car will get an optional, two-cylinder engine that will more than double total range.  Accordin...
22.01.2013 | 532 views | 0 comments
Price for Porsche 918 in United States Announced

Price for Porsche 918 in United States Announced

Car be sold as 2014 model

Porsche has announced its 2013/2014 pricing for the United States and included on the list is the 918 Spyder.  Porsche lists its next supercar as a 2014 model, which means that legally it will go on sale after June in the US. The base car...
22.01.2013 | 702 views | 0 comments
Sergio Marchionne Continuing to Promise 4C in US by End of Year

Sergio Marchionne Continuing to Promise 4C in US by End of Year

Marchionne says its sure the brand will return to the US

Sergio Marchionne says that Americans will not have to wait much longer for a return of Alfa Romeo to North America. He says that the brand's return is "for sure" this time and will kick off with the 4C that will debut before the end...
21.01.2013 | 936 views | 0 comments
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