Monthly Archives: June 2011

2012 Audi R8 GT

A Supercar Without The Bad Attitude Regardless of the frequency, our pulse still races every time we fire up a ten-cylinder engine. It’s not just the unique sound or the warbled vibration that gets the blood flowing – it’s the … Continue reading

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2011 Audi A8L

REVIEWS:  It’s difficult to appreciate just how long the A8L is until you stand next to it…or attempt to park it in your garage. Perhaps this will provide some perspective: the A8L’s wheelbase and overall length are within a half … Continue reading

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McLaren opens first of 35 dealers worldwide for sold-out MP4-12C

McLaren London at One Hyde Park Know what you’re looking at right now? An empty showroom. (Or rather, a preview rendering thereof.) McLaren London will open its doors at One Hyde Park as the first of 35 new dealers opening … Continue reading

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Lotus CEO talks smack about Ferrari 458, McLaren MP4-12C

Lotus Esprit Concept A few days ago, we received word that Lotus was ditching the Toyota-sourced V8 and dropping its own engine into the new Esprit. Now we get a few pointed remarks from the automaker, intent on clarifying its … Continue reading

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First Lamborghini Aventador touches down on U.S. soil

2012 Lamborghini Aventador arrives stateside The 2012 Lamborghini Aventador has officially arrived in the United States, and we’re not sure if it arrived by boat or simply left the ground and flew across the Atlantic (it could do that, you … Continue reading

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Chevy Camaro turns 5 million units old

The Chevrolet Camaro has been red hot since it was reintroduced for the 2010 model year, and last month, the pony car celebrated a milestone that dates all the way back to 1967. General Motors built the five-millionth copy of … Continue reading

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Factory Five announces winners of crowdsourced WRX-based sportscar design

Factory Five 818 Design Contest Winners Factory Five hosted a contest to find a new design for its upcoming 818 sports car. The call went out to designers from around the globe, and winners have been crowned. The top dog … Continue reading

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The Best Camaro Ever – The 1969 Camaro

If you love the 1969 camaro, you might be interested in a new site that Atkin Internet Enterprises has just launched, this site is designed to help people with their 1969 camaro, form restoration tips and tricks, to locating parts, … Continue reading

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The Classic Plymouth Barracuda

The Plymouth Barracuda is a car that was manufactured from 1964 through 1974. With the optional 273 cubic inch V8, which makes it a more desirable. And is a compact car first seen in the market in 1964. It is … Continue reading

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Driven: 2011 Chevrolet Camaro SS Convertible

REVIEWS:  After being delayed for a while because of GM’s whole bankruptcy/bailout thing, the Camaro convertible is finally here, completing the reborn Camaro lineup. A convertible had been planned for the Camaro from the beginning, so the car was engineered … Continue reading

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2012 Buick Regal GS hits track with 270 hp, 15 more than planned

2012 Buick Regal GS makes good use of its 270 hp The 2012 Buick Regal GS is set to hit dealerships this fall, but that means engineers still have time to fine-tune the vehicle before it arrives in showrooms across … Continue reading

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Aston Martin cutting Rapide production amidst slow sales

2010 Aston Martin Rapide If you read the reports of Aston Martin shifting production of its Rapide from its Magna Steyr contract facility in Austria to its own plant in England, and wondered how the company could absorb another assembly … Continue reading

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2011 Audi TT 2.0 Quattro Coupe

Least Costly TT Gives Entry-Level A Very Positive Meaning 2011 Audi TT 2.0 Quattro Coupe Audi invited us out to a California track a little more than a year ago for some hot laps in its new TT RS. Fresh … Continue reading

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Camaro ZL1 will have automatic option, offer ZR1 traction system

2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 The 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 will go into production in the first quarter of next year, and now, Al Oppenheiser, General Motors’ chief engineer on the Camaro, has confirmed a few details about what we can … Continue reading

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Lotus to go in-house, upmarket with new V8 for upcoming Esprit?

Lotus Esprit Concept When Lotus unveiled its slew of new concepts at the Paris Motor Show, it included a rather enticing new take on the Esprit. The show car packed the 5.0-liter V8 from the Lexus IS-F, but the latest … Continue reading

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