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Maserati Quattroporte 2013

2014 Maserati Quattroporte Preview

2014 Maserati Quattroporte Preview

Maserati has announced a new version of its Quattroporte model, with a sporty updated design, set to premiere at the Detroit Motor Show in 2013.

The Italian carmaker plans to unveil three new models in 2013, starting with the new Quattroporte, which will be on display in Motor City between January 19 and 27.

Aside from what can be gleaned from a few pictures, little information has been released regarding the specs and other details on the new generation four-door GT.

The signature characteristics of the previous model will remain, but the design will be sportier and modernized, and the car will be propelled by a brand new engine.

Bentley Mulsanne Convertible concept

Bentley Mulsanne Convertible Preview

Bentley Mulsanne Convertible concept

Bentley has announced that it will make a convertible version of its flagship car, the $290,000 Mulsanne .

Details on the Mulsanne Convertible Concept are scarce, but Bentley is already predicting it will be the “world’s most elegant and sophisticated convertible.

Bentley’s engineers have worked to make the car more driver-focused in comparison to its sedan counterpart which is focused towards the passengers.
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Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe London 2012 Olympic

Very Special Olympic Rolls-Royces‎

Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe London 2012 Olympic

If you watched the closing ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games, you might have noticed three bespoke Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupes.

Specially created for the event, the vehicles featured an English White exterior with special badging and self-centering wheel caps that had the Olympic motto “Citius, Altius, Fortius” (Faster, Higher, Stronger) on them.
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bmw i8 concept spyder

BMW To Sell Electric Models Online‎

bmw i8 concept spyder

A report from Bloomberg says that BMW will sell cars over the Web for the first time as the world’s largest maker of luxury vehicles seeks an inexpensive way to reach more buyers to recoup spending on its electric models.

The BMW i3 and i8 electric and hybrid cars that will launch in 2013, respectively 2014 would be the first to sell directly to customers over the Internet.
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1962 ferrari 250 gto 3445gt

$31 Million Ferrari 250 GTO Crashed In France

 1962 ferrari 250 gto 3445gt

A 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO, valued at over $30 million, has been crashed in France in what reports suggest is the world’s most expensive car crash.

American businessman Christopher Cox, the Ferrari’s Owner/Driver smashed into another car last week during a trip to commemorate the model’s 50th anniversary.
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Pininfarina

Ferrari Designer Pininfarina Dies

Pininfarina

The Italian godfather of car design, Sergio Pininfarina, renowned for crafting sleek Ferrari race cars and revolutionising the common auto, died in Turin on Tuesday.

Born in 1926 near Turin in the industrial north of the country, Pininfarina worked with top carmakers during his long career, designing the Ferrari Testarossa, Fiat 124 Spider, Fiat Dino and Maserati GranTurismo, among others.
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Aston Martin V12 Vantage Roadster

Aston Martin V12 Vantage Roadster

Aston Martin V12 Vantage Roadster

The new Aston Martin V12 Vantage Roadster has leaked ahead of an official debut later this week.

The V12 Roadster gets the same engine and gearbox as the V12 Vantage Coupe which means the 6.0 litre V12 with 510bhp and a six-speed manual ‘box.

Differences to the coupe include a revised rear deck lid with a reshaped spoiler, redesigned front air intake and modified front and rear suspension.
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2013 Bentley Continental GT Speed

Bentley Continental GT Speed

2013 Bentley Continental GT Speed

Bentley is introducing a new performance flagship, its fastest production model ever, the Continental GT Speed coupe.

The new performance flagship packs 625 PS (616 bhp / 460 kW) at 6000rpm and 800 Nm (590 lb-ft) of torque from its 6.0-liter 48-valve, four-cam, twin turbocharged W12 engine.

With power transfered down to the pavement via a newly revised ZF eight-speed automatic transmission, the 0-60 mph sprint takes 4.0 seconds (0-100 km/h in 4.2s) and on to a top speed of 205 mph (329 km/h).
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