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superyacht adastra by john shuttleworth yacht designs

<b>‘adastra’ by john shuttleworth yacht designs</b><p>all images courtesy orion shuttleworth<p>‘adastra’ is a 42.5m power trimaran which was conceived for a …

Boating

Nissan GT-R NISMO to Be Hella Quick, Possibly Hit 60 in 2.0 Seconds

According to a recent report in <i>Auto Express</i>, the forthcoming Nissan GT-R NISMO may post a brutally quick 0-60 time of two seconds flat, a detail supposedly sprung from an unnamed source during the recent Goodwood Festival of Speed.<p>An engineer for British firm Williams Advance Engineering (as in …

Sports Cars

2015 Porsche Macan Turbo Spy Photos

<b>What It Is:</b> Porsche’s upcoming mid-size SUV, the Macan, caught testing wearing almost no camouflage. The Macan, which carried a code name of Cajun—short for “Cayenne Junior”—is smaller than the Cayenne and designed to bring even more buyers into the Porsche fold. Our spy photographers previously …

Acadiana

Bugatti Offers First of Six Ultra-Low-Volume Veyron Legend Special Editions

The Bugatti Veyron 16.4 has been on the market for eight years now, but we can’t say we’ve grown tired of it yet. In its most recent iteration, the Grand Sport Vitesse, it’s actually the fastest roadster on the planet—recently setting an open-top speed record of 254.04 mph on Volkswagen’s …

Sports Cars

2015 Lexus GS F Spy Photos

<b>What It Is:</b> A completely undisguised Lexus GS sedan prototype decked out in high-performance, F-style gear. Lexus’s high-performance F sub-brand is similar in concept to BMW’s M or Mercedes-Benz’s AMG, but has thus far only churned out the IS F sedan and the LFA supercar as full-fledged models, as …

Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz reveals S63 AMG

577hp. 664lb-ft of torque. 0-62mph in 4.4 seconds. An electronically limited top speed of 155mph. A technological tour-de-force coated in luxury. Welcome, everyone, to the fastest way to escape from Interpol: it's the brand-new Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG.<p>Seems AMG has been busy of late, what with the …

Driving Toyota's insane 600-horsepower TMG EV P002 electric Pikes Peak racer (video)

Over 12 miles the road up Pikes Peak winds through 156 turns, climbing nearly 5,000 feet to terminate at an altitude of 14,110 -- 4,000 feet higher than the FAA requires to flip on your personal electronic devices in a commercial aircraft. On a normal day, people with RVs and SUVs lumber their …

All Electric Vehicle Rally ends with Tesla S in top spot

There they were, a caravan of nine electric car enthusiasts with a lot of free time on their hands, "tearing" down North America's west coast in a bunch of environmentally conscious vehicles. That was just last week in what organizer Tony Williams called the All Electric Vehicle Rally, and nearly …

ABB to build over 200 EV charging stations in the Netherlands' largest network

Swiss company ABB has been chosen by Fastned to provide chargers for over 200 EV charging stations throughout the Netherlands, in what will be that nation's largest such network. The largely solar-fueled stations will be spaced out along Dutch highways at a maximum distance of 50 kilometers from …

Audi teams up with Philips, Merck for world's first 3D OLED tail lights

We've seen LEDs, OLEDs and even frickin' lasers used in automotive lighting, but Audi's just cranked things up a notch with the world's first 3D OLED tail lights. The prototype system was developed in collaboration with Philips, Merck and the University of Cologne, and the research was funded by …

Jaguar Project 7 commemorates Le Mans glories

This is a Jaguar F-Type, but not as you know it.<p>It is a Jaguar F-Type through the lens of Le Mans excellence; a concept car built to showcase Jaguar's winning ways at the greatest endurance race on the planet.<p>It's called the Project 7, and will make its worldwide debut at the 2013 Goodwood Festival …

Le Mans

Aston Martin reveals new Vanquish Volante

This is the new Aston Martin Vanquish Volante, and as you can see, it's a rather stunning bit of machinery.<p>And it appears Aston has been rather busy of late, what with this new Vanquish Volante arriving just moments after the <i>Fastest Production Aston Ever</i> (that'll be the new V12 Vantage S) and the …

Aston Martin

Quattro, with power to boot

The Audi RS engineering department has been infiltrated by vegans.<p>. So it’s got two fewer cylinders and 28bhp less than the old version, but it’s also got 37lb-ft more torque and is faster in every respect, including a 0–62mph time of 3.9 seconds and 189mph top speed if you option the correct …

Bentley Motors

Bumblebee’s new look for fourth Transformers film

Bumblebee, the bravest little Autobot in Michael Bay’s cartoon-inspired Transformers movies, gets a new look in the series’ fourth instalment.<p>Revealed by Michael Bay, the films’ director, on his personal website, the yellow Chevrolet Camaro concept completes the collection of the Transformers robot …

Movies

This is the world’s toughest chauffeur

"The best bodyguard is the one no one sees," says Pierre Dohrmann. "We should be grey, like a mouse."<p>Fair to say, it'd be tough to mistake Pierre Dohrmann for a mouse. Pierre Dohrmann has the stance of a retired boxer, sports a small ponytail, wears dark glasses and carries a gun in his belt. Even …

Opel

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Le Mans

Audi Matrix LEDs: Bright or blight?

In the realm of modern automotive technology, lighting systems may not be the sexiest feature on the block, but there is at least one car company that argues it should be.<p>Audi recently unveiled Matrix LED headlights, which use dozens of dimming LEDs to provide drivers – and oncoming traffic – with …

Audi

Fast and frugal in the Volkswagen Golf GTD

As befits a global juggernaut, Volkswagen can fill the narrowest of market niches and still find a way to make money.<p>The GTD was the sweet and tender hooligan that GTI drivers know and love.<p>Want a hatchback with $18,000 more character than its initial-less counterpart? Get in a Golf R. How about a …

Volkswagen

Minesh Bhagaloo on Twitter: "Some McLaren car porn from Goodwood. @daytonagroup http://t.co/AT9b24cyIC"

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

Ferrari F12 Berlinetta Review (2018)

Close<p>When Maranello announced the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta on the eve of the 2012 Geneva motor show, its billing as the fastest road-going Ferrari ever …

Ferrari

Mercedes-Benz

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Goodwood Festival of Speed

The Porsche GT2 RS made its dynamic debut up the Goodwood hill route<p>New Porsche can dispatch 0-62mph in 2.8sec and tops out at 211mph<p>4 July …

Goodwood

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Aston Martin & Jaeger-LeCoultre: True Icons are Rare, Together They Are Truly Unique

Aston Martin

RT @Matt_Burt_: Another great #McLaren, part of a collection celebrating 50 years of racing for marque. #fosgoodwood @autocar http://t.co/asCGhcBS19

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This Pagani Zonda is going strong after driving a million kilometers

A supercar, nicely ripened.<p>What you're seeing here is the oldest Pagani Zonda in existence. It was part of the original batch of Zonda C12s in 1999, and it's so old that its nickname at the factory is <i>Nonno</i>, meaning "grandpa" in Italian.<p>Over the years, it has served as the development mule for all …

McLaren hits the track with 12C GT Sprint

Woking's latest splits the difference between the roadgoing 12C and the Can-Am Edition.<p>Some automakers participate in motorsports and some don't. But of those that do, the majority are automakers first and racing constructors second. McLaren (like its famous archrival) is one of the few to have …

Garmin releases portable head-up display

A heads-up for any vehicle.<p>Garmin has a new gadget on the market, said to provide safer navigation for any driver in any car. Meet the portable Head-Up Display (HUD) by Garmin.<p>While the technology is nothing new (warplanes were adopting it in the 1960s, GM brought it to cars in the late 1980s), …