Fisker Karma begins production

The Fisker Karma electric sports car has entered production for the first time, it emerged this week. The Karma, a plug-in vehicle expected to provide serious competition to the Tesla Roadster, has been on the drawing board for years but could finally be with the first buyers by next month, according to reports from US-based … Continued

New Toyota sports car concept at Geneva

Toyota took another step towards a new sports model March 1 with the unveiling of the FT-86 II concept at the Geneva Motor Show. The biggest hint yet of the styling expected from a new production sports model, the FT-86 II was described as a model that paid homage to Toyota’s previous sports cars of … Continued

Lamborghini Gallardo Singapore Limited Edition

Lamborghini is celebrating its 10 years of presence on the Singapore market with the unveiling of a new special edition Gallardo Singapore Limited Edition. What sets this limited edition Gallardos apart from the regular Raging Bulls are the red stripes on the sides and a Merlion logo that’s labeled on the exterior of each car. … Continued

Pagani unveils the Huayra

Pagani has finally revealed its much rumoured and much anticipated successor to the Zonda: the Pagani Huayra., named after the Argentinean god of wind. the new supercar is powered by an AMG-sourced 6.0-liter biturbo V12 engine with over 700 hp (522 kW / 710 PS) and 1000 Nm (737 Nm) of torque. The top speed … Continued

Porsche 911 Black Edition

German sports car manufacturer Porsche revealed today a new limited edition variant of its 911 model, dubbed Black Edition. Available as a coupe or convertible, it features a unique appearance with a plain black exterior, black brake calipers, and 19-inch 911 Turbo II bi-color wheels. Inside, the cabin is nicely equipped with partial leather seats, … Continued

Porsche 918 RSR Hybrid

Porsche has given the strongest hint yet that it intends to pursue hybrid technology with the unveiling of a new concept at the North American International Auto Show. The company, which is making a high-profile return to the Detroit show after a four year hiatus, launched the 918 RSR January 10, a motorsports version of … Continued

Porsche 911 Speedster Sold Out

All of the 356 Porsche Speedsters planned for production already have owners, despite the fact that the model has just being launched at the 2010 Paris Show. Even with the high price of EUR201,682 ($263,667), all the cars have been sold ahead of the original planned dealership launch in December this year.

Peugeot RCZ Asphalt special edition

French automaker Peugeot had just revealed a second special edition for the 2010 model year based on their latest RCZ sports car. Dubbed Asphalt, it follows the RCZ Limited Edition that was launched in September 2009. This version will too be produced in a limited number of units. The Peugeot RCZ features various styling updates, … Continued

Porsche To Offer “Hybrid Of Every Model”

Porsche is planning to create a hybrid version of every model it sells, the luxury automaker has confirmed. In a further signal that sports car manufacturers are getting serious about reducing their emissions, Porsche’s Wolfgang Duerheimer told Automotive News that “in the future, we will have a hybrid drive in every model line.” The automaker … Continued

Pagani Zonda 750

Italian hypercar manufacturer Pagani has released the first details and images of the new Pagani Zonda 750. The Pagani Zonda 750 is based on the Zonda Cinque, but it comes with lots of custom parts, a special exterior paint, and back window. At . The Pagani Zonda 750 price along with in depth details regarding … Continued

Ferrari recalls 1,250 cars after some catch fire

Ferrari announced Wednesday it had recalled all versions of its model 458 Italia sports car produced before July 2010 after four of them caught fire. “Our dealers are going to call clients and tell them to bring back their cars so that the necessary modifications can be carried out,” a spokesman told AFP. The recall … Continued

Bugatti Veyron Super Sport Debuts At Pebble Beach

The fastest production car recently made its North American debut at the 60th Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance and Bugatti in a new blue midnight color. Though the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport is capable of reaching 431.072 km/h (267.856 mph), its speed has been electronically limited to 415 km/h (258 mph). Bugatti says the consumer … Continued

World’s most expensive Porsche sells for $4 million

A rare 1970s Porsche racecar just fetched $4 million at Bonhams’ sale in Monterey, setting a new world record for the most expensive Porsche ever sold at auction. This stunning and historic open-top version of the legendary racer appeared and was immortalized in Steve McQueen’s movie, Le Mans. The 1970 Porsche 917 Interserie Spyder goes … Continued

Swedish driver faces $1 million fine for speeding

Police in Switzerland said on monday they had seized a Swedish motorist’s $240,000 sports car after he was caught doing 290 kph on a Swiss motorway. The 37-year-old Swedish citizen was driving a black Mercedes-Benz AMG SLS, which carries a 570-horsepower engine. With a speed limit of 120 kph (70 mph), the driver swept by … Continued

Lotus Exos T125: The F1 car can be yours

This lightweight, 650-kilogram F1-inspired car is a new limited edition offering from Lotus. The Lotus Exos Type 125 will be produced in a series of just 25 units, with some published reports suggesting a million euro pricetag. The car is built using a carbon fiber monocoque chassis and uses a wide front wing and a … Continued

McLaren shows off London showroom

McLaren has confirmed its flagship London dealership will be based at One Hyde Park in Knightsbridge. Strategically located between Harvey Nichols and Harrods, the landmark development is due to be completed at the end of the year. Jardine Motors Group, McLaren Automotive’s London dealer, has secured the largest ground floor retail unit for a high-profile … Continued

Sultan of Brunei’s Car Collection‎

Hassanal Bolkiah, Sultan of Brunei is the proud collector of what is undeniably the world’s most unique and gargantuan car collection. The Sultan of Brunei’s collection of over 7,000 cars includes some of the fastest, most expensive and rarest motors on the planet. According to the Daily Mirror, he owns 604 Rolls Royces, 574 Mercedes-Benzes, … Continued

Mercedes-Benz Launches SLS AMG in Hong Kong

Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong have launched their flagship sports car SLS AMG in the city, making Hong Kong one of the first Asian markets to get the Gullwing super sports car within the first few weeks of its production. The car is the first Mercedes automobile designed in-house by AMG and is described by Mercedes as … Continued

Porsche working on high-performance EVs

Porsche has announced that it plans to take on Tesla by developing its own high performance electric sports cars. The German premium brand revealed July 26 that it has already electrified three of its Boxster sports cars and is currently testing them in Stuttgart. The research cars are being used to test batteries and the … Continued

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport

Bugatti revealed today its brand new Veyron 16.4 Super Sport, its latest addition to the Veyron lineup. The Bugatti Veyron Super Sport 16.4 comes equipped with 1200 horsepower (882kW) under the hood, with torque increasing to 1,106 pound-feet. It also comes with a revised aerodynamic kit that allows it to maintain a perfect balance in … Continued