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Aston Martin Showcases Vantage GT3 Limited Edition

On: Mon, Feb 23, 2015 at 10:34AM | By: Carl Malek


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With the Vantage now entering its 11th year of production, it is clearly way overdue for a major overhaul. Before the Vantage goes under the knife in the near future, Aston Martin has taken the wraps off of perhaps the most track-capable version that has ever been produced:  the Vantage GT3 Special Edition.


Lotus Previews 2016 Evora 400

On: Thu, Feb 19, 2015 at 4:19PM | By: Carl Malek


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Despite a recent wave of uncertainty about not only the top management, but the survivial of Lotus as a whole, the company has announced that it will travel to the 2015 Geneva Motor Show to introduce the 2016 Evora 400 Coupe, which will be the most powerful car the company has ever produced in its iconic history.


Jaguar Land Rover Previews Vehicles Set To Appear In Upcoming Bond Movie

On: Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 2:57PM | By: Carl Malek


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Ahead of the official release of the upcoming James Bond film Spectre, Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has unveiled a lone teaser image featuring all three of the vehicles that will represent the company in the film alongside the recently unveiled Aston Martin DB10 coupe.


Ferrari Teases New Model

On: Tue, Feb 3, 2015 at 1:11PM | By: Carl Malek


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Ferrari has published a series of teaser images via social media that appear to preview an all-new model for the Italian supercar maker with rumors running rampant on what exactly Ferrari is promoting with the campaign.


 

How Ford Kept The GT A Secret, And Stunned The World At The Same Time

On: Mon, Feb 2, 2015 at 10:00AM | By: Carl Malek


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When the 2017 Ford GT was unveiled to the world at the 2015 North American International Auto Show last month, it was an unexpected suprise that few saw coming. With the GT now traveling the show circuit, the backstory, as well as the level of secrecy that once enveloped the project, is now beginning to rise to the surface, and it will sound like the backdrop to a movie plot.


Future Porsche Models To Be Exclusively Turbocharged; GT3 RS To Retain Naturally Aspirated Engine

On: Fri, Jan 23, 2015 at 2:55PM | By: Carl Malek


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In a statement that confirms persisent rumors on the future of Porsche's engine offerings, a Porsche exedcutive has revealed that the firm is looking to a turobocharged future when it comes to the 911 model family. This would eliminate the naturally aspirated engine from the 911 family—with the exception of the GT3 RS—in a bid to improve fuel efficency and performance.


Richard Rawlings Buys the Ring Brothers' '71 Pantera ADRNLN for $300k---GYSOT!

On: Fri, Jan 23, 2015 at 11:48AM | By: Teddy Field


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WOOO!! Gas Monkey Garage founder Richard Rawlings has just bought a car that’s almost as flamboyant as he is (almost). The legendary hotrod builders known as The Ring Brothers have just auctioned off their 600hp creation at the recent Barrett Jackson auction in Scottsdale, Arizona. And Rawlings decided to “get him some of that”...


Three show 'Birds of a feather sell together at RM's Sam Pack sale for $242k

On: Sat, Dec 27, 2014 at 10:08AM | By: Andrew W Davis


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Every car company that can is making serious hay out of every anniversary they can find. Problem is, in a lot of cases, there have to be some asterisks slipped in due to, say, Chevy never producing a 1983 model Corvette, yet claiming an unbroken chain of manufacture since its introduction in 1953.


Ford Plans "Halo Model" Intro at NAIAS 2015. Let's Pray They've Learned Something in the Past Decade.

On: Fri, Dec 26, 2014 at 10:41AM | By: Andrew W Davis


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Ten years ago, at the 2005 Detroit Auto Show, Ford unveiled what they thought would be accepted as the successor—“spiritually”, at least—to the 1960s phenomenal Ford GT/GT 40. Billed—by Ford, naturally—as “the world’s mightiest supercar”, it featured a mid-mounted, quad-turboed six-liter V12 said to put 720 horsepower and 660 lb.-ft. of torque to the rear wheels.


Spyker Declares Bankruptcy

On: Fri, Dec 19, 2014 at 1:54PM | By: Carl Malek


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Following its failure to secure vital funding to continue its operations, after seeking approval for the Netherlands version of Chaper 11 bankruptcy protection earlier this month, Dutch automaker Spyker revealed that it has formally filed for full bankruptcy, ending all hope that the company could be saved.


Aston Martin Acquires Top Lotus Chassis Engineer

On: Thu, Dec 18, 2014 at 9:35AM | By: Carl Malek


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In an interesting move that few in the industry saw coming, Aston Martin has poached an executive from Lotus and has accquired chief testing and development engineer Matt Becker in perhaps a broader bid to further hone its ambitious plans at reinventing itself.