The front engine, rear wheel drive Corvette C7.R has run its final race. The two caras finished fourth and seventh in the GT Le Mans class at the the Motul Petit Le Mans on October 12 at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Georgia. Chevrolet finished third overall in the manufacturers championship behind Porsche and Ford. For the first time in Corvette’s 66 year history, a mid-engine Corvette will take to the race track in 2020.
BMW has launched their new four-seater 2020 BMW M8 Competition Gran Coupe which will be in dealer showrooms in early 2020. Underneath the hood lies a high-revving 4.4 litre V8 engine with M TwinPower turbo technology and a 7,200 rpm redline.
Every drive in a Porsche, especially in a 911, has a sense of occasion. Whenever you approach the sleek, aerodynamic, familiar, yet exotic body, and admire its athletic, muscular curves, something inside you readies itself
The V12 Ferrari 812 GTS is the most powerful drop top available and is the spider version of Ferrari’s 812 Superfast. Under the hood of both cars lurks the 788 horsepower 65° 6.5 litre V12 engine that is capable of launching the two passengers from rest to 100 km/h in under 3 seconds.
Ferrari has unveiled their new F8 Spider before it goes on display to the public at the upcoming Frankfurt International Motor Show September 12-22. The F8 Spider was designed in parallel with the F8 Tributo berlinetta and features a compact Retractable Hard Top.
For those of us who have spent time on a race track, hitting top speeds of 250 km/h or 155 mph can feel like you are about to take off into outer space. It is very hard to imagine how fast life would be coming at us when travelling at a speed of 304.77mph or 490.48 km/h.
The Lamborghini Sian is the first car to be fitted with a supercapacitor in its hybrid drivetrain. The result is a combined thermal and electric power of 819 hp making it the most powerful Lamborghini ever produced. It has the lowest weight-to-power ratio of any V12 Lamborghini ever and can accelerate from 0-100 km/h in under 2.8 seconds. It has a top speed of more than 350 km/h.
Porsche is adding Toronto, Phoenix, Las Vegas and San Diego to the list of cities offering their Porsche Passport program. The programs are rolling out to Porsche dealers in the new markets after a successful run of the pilot program in Atlanta.
The Civic Type R looks outrageous. It’s unapologetically jarring design strays significantly from its bread-and-butter counterpart.