Jaguar’s hybrid supercar to enter production

Jaguar is to put its hybrid supercar concept into production, it announced May 6. The British luxury marque will begin building the C-X75, originally shown as a concept at the 2010 Paris Motor Show, as part of a limited-edition run of 250 models. The C-X75 was one of the stars of last year’s Paris show, … Continued

Tesla sues Top Gear to ‘correct the record’

Luxury electric car maker Tesla has sued BBC television program Top Gear after a protracted disagreement over a review of its Roadster sports car. The California-based firm, which makes the world’s only serially-produced electric supercar, announced legal proceedings against the BBC March 29 claiming libel and malicious falsehood, after a spat which has lasted over … Continued

Monaco’s luxury car show gets its own Chinese edition

In a matter of just a decade China has established itself as the world’s largest car-buying market. And, just as other industries are finding, when the Chinese like to buy, they like to buy luxury. Daimler AG — owners of Mercedes-Benz — recently announced it had shifted 15,000 units of that car in January alone, … Continued

Lamborghini Gallardo Tricolore

Lamborghini is launching a new special edition of its Gallardo supercar to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Italian unification. Tthe Lamborghini Gallardo Tricolore features a white exterior with carbon fiber mirrors and a tricolor strip that runs the entire length of the car. The stripe is echoed on the driver’s seat, where it is perfectly … Continued

Lamborghini unveils Aventador flagship

Italian sports marque Lamborghini has unveiled the new flagship of its lineup at the Geneva Motor Show. The Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 will be delivered to the first customers in late summer 2011, the company confirmed March 1, describing the model as a “new reference among super sports cars.” The model uses a carbon fiber monocoque … Continued

Paris Hilton receives Lexus LFA for 30th birthday

Paris Hilton turned 30 and for her birthday, her boyfriend Cy Waits bought her a bright yellow $375k Lexus LFA, TMZ.com reports. Her new Lexus LFA is built using an advanced, lightweight composite construction and powered by a 552bhp mid-mounted V10 engine. Boasting firecracker performance, it will reach 62mph in just 3.7 seconds and race … Continued

Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 Heading to Geneva

Italian luxury car brand Lamborghini is set to unveil a flagship supercar at the Geneva Motor Show next month, according to reports from the US. The top-end automaker, which makes some of the world’s most iconic performance cars, is planning to take the wraps off the Aventador at the show. It will be the brand’s … 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

Ferrari FF

Italian supercar manufacturer Ferrari has just released initial details and images of the 612’s successor, the FF. Set to make its world public debut at the forthcoming auto show in Geneva this March, the all-new Ferrari FF was designed by Pininfarina, showing an entirely new GT sports car concept. The FF is an acronym for … Continued

Tag Heuer Carrera MP4-12C

Swiss watch maker Tag Heuer have released a new watch, the MP4-12C is inspired by the McLaren MP4-12C road supercar. The dial has a carbon-fibre style pattern with a large central window, which allows you to see the Chronograph and date functions at work. The layout is dominated by a large Orange zero at the … Continued

Mercedes-Benz unveils SLS AMG E-Cell

Mercedes-Benz has finally unveiled its next-gen electric vehicle, the SLS AMG E-Cell, which is on display at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show. The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-CELL is part of Mercedes-AMG’s “AMG Performance 2015” strategy that aims to continually reduce fuel consumption and emissions. Power for the E-Cell will be provided by four electric motors … Continued

Lamborghini Sesto Elemento concept up for sale

The Sesto Elemento concept was envisioned as a design study, previewing the styling we might expect to see on the next generation of Lamborghini supercars. But shortly after it was unveiled at the Paris Motor Show, reports began to emerge suggesting that the Italian automaker could put it into production, however limited. You could wait … Continued

Murcielago Replacement to Go Green?

Lamborghini is to introduce a greener supercar that will replace the iconic Murciélago, which has been Lamborghini’s flagship for over a decade. Automotive News reports that the supercar’s replacement will slash carbon dioxide output by 20 percent, without sacrificing performance. It will feature a 6.5 liter, 700-hp engine and will emit 398 g/km of carbon … Continued

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport launched in India

The world’s most expensive and fastest production car has gone on sale in India, with luxury manufacturer Bugatti making its debut in the land of rickshaws. The Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport, which has a top speed of 407 kilometres (250 miles) an hour, went on display in a car dealership in the capital New … Continued

Lamborghini opens first two stores in Mexico

Lamborghini opened its first official dealerships in Mexico this week, a signal of the growing demand for luxury cars in the country. The Italian marque’s Mexico City store opened for business October 26 on Insurgentes Sur, one of the city’s busiest streets and a commercial and governmental hub of the city. On October 27 the … Continued

Jaguar C-X75 Concept

British luxury marque Jaguar has unveiled a jet-powered electric supercar to celebrate its 75th anniversary on the first press day of the Paris Motor Show. The C-X75 hints at “an exciting evolution of Jaguar’s design” but also plays host to some impressive technology. The extended range hybrid uses jet engines and can manage a range … Continued

New supercars set for Paris debut

Lotus and Maserati have released the first images of their latest supercars due to be unveiled at the Paris Motor Show. The British Group Lotus brand said yesterday that that the new Elite will redefine “modern classic” when it is released in spring 2014, priced around £115,000. Its 5.0 liter V8 gas engine can deliver … Continued

Aston Martin V12 Vantage Coming To America

Aston Martin is to bring the V12 Vantage — the most powerful sports car the brand has ever made — to the US, it announced May 10. Although Aston Martin had not originally planned a US version of the car, it says that unexpected demand forced a reconsideration of the decision. A specially-modified version of … Continued

Salon Prive, London’s Supercar Show

On July 21, the UK will host the fifth annual Salon Prive, the country’s luxury supercar display & concours d’elegance, which promises to be the best edition to date. Salon Prive offers a unique opportunity to see the most exotic modern and vintage super cars in the world, with the exquisite and exclusive Hurlingham Club … Continued

McLaren launches MP4-12C supercar

McLaren has launched a supercar, part of a drive by the firm to shift up a gear in its battle to capture the high-performance commercial sports car market. The MP4-12C, modeled on technology used by McLaren’s Formula One team, will go into production next year with 1,000 of the cars expected to roll off the … Continued