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Audi Bringing Facelifted R8 and RS5 Cabriolet to Detroit

Audi Bringing Facelifted R8 and RS5 Cabriolet to Detroit

R8 gets seven-speed DSG and RS5 Gets a Drop Top

Audi has announced its lineup of new cars for the North American International Auto Show on January 14. Its debuts will be the facelifted 2014 R8 and the new RS5 Cabriolet. Both cars will go on sale in the spring in North America.  &ldquo...
04.01.2013 | 1839 views | 0 comments
American Le Mans and Grand-Am Announce Unfied Classes

American Le Mans and Grand-Am Announce Unfied Classes

Series will have either four of five classes, depending on final questions

The American Le Mans Series and Grand-Am Series have officially announced their class structure for the 2014 and 2015 seasons today. The series will be made up of four, or possibly five, classes.  The first class will be a unified class b...
04.01.2013 | 1532 views | 0 comments
DMC Tuning Turns Up the Wick on the F12 Berlinetta

DMC Tuning Turns Up the Wick on the F12 Berlinetta

Boosts power to 764ps with a 350km/h top speed

German tuner DMC Tuning traditionally works on Lamborghinis, but it has a new a new car called the Spia that reworks the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta. Power gets boosted from 740ps to 764ps with a 350km/h top speed.  To get the extra power, DMC...
04.01.2013 | 1440 views | 0 comments
Mercedes Reveals E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet Just Weeks After Sedan

Mercedes Reveals E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet Just Weeks After Sedan

Introducing BlueDIRECT four-cylinder petrol engine

Just weeks after revealing the new E-Class sedan and estate, Mercedes has taken the wraps off the E-Class Coupe and E-Class Cabriolet. The coupe and cabriolet will replace the CLK Coupe and Convertible in the Mercedes lineup.  The E-Class...
04.01.2013 | 304 views | 0 comments
Opel Believes Adam Can Be Profitable Despite Being Built in Germany

Opel Believes Adam Can Be Profitable Despite Being Built in Germany

Will be built on Corsa assembly line with shared parts

Opel is hoping to buck the trend of car production in Europe and produce the new Adam compact in Germany and be profitable. The recent trend is to move compact car production out of Western Europe to take advantage of lower wages and therefore hig...
04.01.2013 | 2395 views | 0 comments
Nissan GT Academy Winners Ready to Take on Dubai 24 Hours

Nissan GT Academy Winners Ready to Take on Dubai 24 Hours

All four winners and four professional drivers will compete in the race for Nissan

The winners of Nissan's GT Academy are about to receive their prize. The grand prize for all of the GT Academy winners worldwide is the opportunity to race in a 370Z Nismo GT4 in the Dubai 24 Hours, which will be held on January 10-12, 20...
04.01.2013 | 367 views | 0 comments
Prototype Porsche Turbo and GT3 Filmed Lapping the 'Ring

Prototype Porsche Turbo and GT3 Filmed Lapping the 'Ring

The test drivers are working hard to get the most from these cars

It is nearly impossible to keep a secret at the Nürburgring. Two of Porsche's latest prototypes have been spotted lapping the historic track, and the test drivers are not taking things easy on them.  The video shows prototypes of...
04.01.2013 | 1977 views | 0 comments
Damon Hill Thinks Hamilton Will Become a Leader at Mercedes

Damon Hill Thinks Hamilton Will Become a Leader at Mercedes

New teams bring new responsibilities

Damon Hill predicts that Lewis Hamilton will have to become a leader among the team at Mercedes to be world champion. The 1996 Formula 1 Drivers' World Champion believes that his career is similar to Hamilton. He raced and won for Williams...
03.01.2013 | 432 views | 0 comments
Honda Tokyo Auto Salon Exhibit Brings the Fun

Honda Tokyo Auto Salon Exhibit Brings the Fun

Includes new S2000, cars modified by Mugen, and race cars

For all of the boredom that comes along with Honda in the rest of the world, the brand knows how to have a lot of fun in its home market. For the Tokyo Auto Salon, Honda has a ton of fun cars on display including concept, racecars and modified car...
03.01.2013 | 1934 views | 0 comments
China on Track to Build More Cars than Europe in 2013

China on Track to Build More Cars than Europe in 2013

China forecasted to build 19.6 million cars

The industrial power of the world is rapidly moving toward China. The Financial Times is predicting that China will produce more cars than Europe, including Russia and Turkey, for the first time ever in 2013.  China is predicted to build ...
03.01.2013 | 1895 views | 0 comments
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