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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 | 2529 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 | 256 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 | 2321 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 | 541 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 | 707 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 | 956 views | 0 comments
Eight Cars Sell for Over $1 Million at RM Arizona Auction

Eight Cars Sell for Over $1 Million at RM Arizona Auction

Ferraris continue to prove among most valuable cars to collectors

In a one-day auction in Phoenix, Arizona, RM Auctions sold $36.4 million in cars and eight cars sold for over $1 million. The best seller of the show was a 1960 Ferrari 250 GT Short Wheelbase Berlinetta 'Competizione' that went for $8.14 m...
21.01.2013 | 1166 views | 0 comments
Fisker Looking for Chinese Investment After Not Building Car in Six Months

Fisker Looking for Chinese Investment After Not Building Car in Six Months

Hoping that Chinese sales can jumpstart company

FIsker is hoping that Chinese investment and selling cars to China will save the company from death. The company sold 2,000 cars in 2012, but not a single Fisker has been built for the past six months because its battery supplier has gone bankrupt...
21.01.2013 | 2780 views | 0 comments
Toto Wolff Leaves Williams for Mercedes

Toto Wolff Leaves Williams for Mercedes

Will take senior management position at Mercedes

Executive director of Williams Toto Wolff is leaving to become executive director at Mercedes F1. He and Ross Brawn will be in charge of the team. The change in positions is effective immediately. Wolff is effectively taking over the role previous...
21.01.2013 | 1340 views | 0 comments
McLaren Celebrates 50 Years of Racing in 2013

McLaren Celebrates 50 Years of Racing in 2013

Will hold celebration on September 2, 2013

McLaren is celebrating 50 years of racing history since a 26-year-old Bruce McLaren founded the company that bears his name. For this year, McLaren's factory racing crews will wear at patch with "McLaren 50" to celebrate the annivers...
21.01.2013 | 847 views | 0 comments
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