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Sold for £720,000: a 1975 Lamborghini Countach

What was the world’s first supercar? It is an impossible question, of course, because there is no definitive answer. The first documented use of the term was in an advert in the 1920s, then towards the end of the century it was bandied about with such regularity that someone felt the need to …

Sports Cars

Ferrari: Screw Your Rules, Naturally Aspirated V12 4EVA

Here’s something surprising: the big and nasty Ferrari V12 isn’t too good for the environment.<p>According to <i>Autocar</i>, the new V12-powered Ferrari 812 …

Ferrari

This Supercharged 403 Horsepower 1991 Acura NSX Is The Anti-Tuner Tuner Car

An OG Acura NSX is always exciting. A modified NSX is intriguing. An NSX with an engine swap, custom colors and a freaking supercharger seems like …

If You Want a Vintage BMW M3, Buy a ’90s Porsche 944 Instead

Even with the classic car market possibly, maybe starting to level off, BMW M3 prices still run incredibly high for examples that are even in so-so …

In the Age of Trump, China Eyes Electric Car Dominance

If you're charged up for a world of electric cars, consider booking a trip to China. This week, the world's automakers gathered at the Shanghai Auto …

Automotive Industry

Audi opens reservations for its first all-electric vehicle: e-tron quattro

Audi is opening reservations for its first production electric vehicle today ahead of the official launch later this year. We have often portrayed the Audi e-tron quattro as the first of a series of upcoming all-electric vehicles from German premium automakers, but it’s finally not only some …

Dodge Makes a Car So Powerful, It Can Do Wheelies

Walk the floor of any car show and you'll find the future neatly organized according to buzzwords. Autonomous. Electric. Connected. Shared. The folks …

Sports Cars

What The Hell Is This Crazy Mystery Porsche Test Car?

A reader sent in these photos of what look like the new Porsche 911 GT2 doing hot weather testing in Dubai. I’m not so sure about that—this car might …

How Audi keeps it fresh in the design department

Audi was, even very recently, seen as a near-luxury brand, on par with niche if specific European automakers like Saab and Volvo. But early in the 21st century, the four-ringed circus from Ingolstadt found a way to elevate itself to the level of its aspirational German rivals at Mercedes and BMW. …

Sebastian Vettel's brother Fabian joins Audi TT Cup

Fabian Vettel, younger brother of four-time Formula 1 champion Sebastian, will race in the DTM-supporting Audi TT Cup in 2017.<p>Vettel, 18, will be …

Audi Turns Up The Heat With Sporty RS Models

As Audi of America continues its strong upward trajectory in the US luxury market, the company is launching the Audi Sport brand here, accompanied by a host of high performance RS models, normally reserved for European customers.<p>Until this year, only a handful of RS models were offered to US …

2018 Audi RS 5 Confirmed for U.S., Audi Sport Launches in America

Hot coupe makes North American debut in New York<p>The 2018 Audi RS 5 has been confirmed for the U.S. market at the North American launch of the Audi Sport brand at the 2017 New York auto show. Powering the 2018 RS 5 is a new 2.9-liter twin-turbo V-6 with 450 hp and 443 lb-ft of torque paired …

Bahrain Grand Prix preview: Ferrari the favourites?

Focus on... Advantage Ferrari<p>A year ago, they big question ahead of each grand prix weekend was how big the gap would be between Mercedes and the …

Here's a flying car you will actually be able to buy this year

Flying cars are the future, right? In the 1960s, the world imagined a future in which anyone could afford to take a drive above the scenery, but the …

Flying Car

McLaren should aim to be the new Williams - F1 - Autosport Plus

When Williams went through its gradual fall from grace from being Formula 1's dominant force to an also-ran, comparisons were made with the fortunes …

Why Porsche is key to F1's engine future - F1 - Autosport Plus

Formula 1's current engine regulations were first framed in 2008, and "finalised" in late-'09. No sooner had they been approved than controversy …

2019 Aston Martin Vantage spy shots and video

The second model in Aston Martin’s brand renaissance has been spotted again. We’re looking at prototypes for a redesigned Vantage that's set to be …

Lamborghini Huracan Performante launched at Rs 3.97 crore in India

The V10 engine on the Huracan Performante is Lamborghini's most powerful V10 ever. The vehicle has been priced at Rs 3.97 crore<p>Italian sportscar …

Aston Martin sets up camp in former military base for SUV production

The DBX will be built at a converted military base in St Athan, Wales. Three "super hangars" will be converted into a modern manufacturing plant, a …

the lazareth wazuma V8F matte edition is a ferrari engined quadbike

apr 20, 2018<p>immediately on viewing, whether as the lucky driver or as a jealous onlooker, the BMW i8 roadster highlights a distinctive, …

Mercedes have to raise game to meet Ferrari challenge - Hamilton

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Formula One triple champion Lewis Hamilton believes Mercedes will have to raise their game if they are to beat a resurgent Ferrari in Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix.<p>Formula One - F1 - Australian Grand Prix - Melbourne, Australia - 25/03/2017 Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of …

Porsche launches new web TV for its global enthusiasts

FOR the car enthusiast the internet is a dangerous thing.<p>Not only can you find yourself buying a classic car sight unseen on eBay after a few …

A family of eight compact models will help Mercedes reel in first-time buyers

Mercedes-Benz is investing in its lineup of popular compact models in its bid to continue setting sales records around the globe.<p>“We have big plans …

Facelifts

This $1 Million All-Electric Porsche 910 Replica Does 0-60 in 2.5 Seconds

It comes to us from Kreisel, the same company that built Arnold Schwarzenegger an electric G-Wagen.<p>Remember the company that built Arnold Schwarzenegger an all-electric Mercedes G-Wagen? Well, it's at it again with an all-electric Porsche 910. Wait, what? It's called the Kreisel Evex 910e, and you …

Watch the Jaguar F-Pace S, Porsche Macan GTS go Head 2 Head

Will Jag’s new SUV dethrone the Porsche?<p>Need a fast SUV that can run errands up and down a snow-covered road? If you’re late and in a hurry to soccer practice or a PTA meeting in the middle of winter, the below <i>Head 2 Head</i> episode will tell you exactly what premium SUV is right for the job.<p>Hosts …

This MINI Remastered is a gorgeous throwback to the original MINI

A man by the name of David Brown seems to like remastering old, classic British cars. Awhile back, he did it with a Jaguar XKR and made it look like …

This Insane Carbon Fiber Porsche 911 Fuses Power With Flawless Design

As arguably one of the German manufacturer’s most infamous silhouettes to date, the Porsche 911 has been taken to a new level courtesy of Russian …

2018 Audi S4: One of the best gets even better

Audi, Porsche Join Forces On Autonomous EVs

“Porsches will still be Porsches.”<p>Audi and Porsche are going to work together on a new shared vehicle architecture fit for 2025: it will be …

Detroit Is Stomping Silicon Valley in the Self-Driving Car Race

If you're betting on Silicon Valley stars like Google, Tesla, and Uber to free you from your horrorshow commute with autonomous driving technology, …