Tag Archives: TwinTurbo

Twin-turbo Ferrari 458 Italia takes on Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4

We at Autoblog love a good supercar battle, and of all the rivalries within the land of the exotic sports car, perhaps none is as fierce as Ferrari versus Lamborghini. And while Ferrari doesn’t exactly have a direct competitor for … Continue reading

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Ford GT500 not going twin-turbo, will come with Camaro ZL1-beating power

So much for the rumors that the Ford Mustang GT500 will turn twin-turbo. According to reports buzzing around the web, the meanest snake of all will hold onto its supercharger for the foreseeable future. Even so, that blower will supposedly … Continue reading

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Maserati getting twin-turbo Pentastar V6

Maserati Gran Turismo MC Stradale If you aren’t happy with a Ferrari-sourced 4.7-liter V8 under the hood of your Maserati, we’d keep that sentiment to yourself, less your brand be saddled with a somewhat less inspired powerplant in the near … Continue reading

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Heffner Twin-Turbo Audi R8 V10 pipes up

It’s hard to argue with the potency of the Audi R8 5.2 FSI. With it’s 525-horsepower V10 mounted amidships, the Gallardo-based engine is more than enough motivation for mere mortals. However, some folks out there felt slighted by the fact … Continue reading

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Video Update: Twin-turbo Corvette’s incredible crash at 230 mph

Texas Mile Corvette crash – Click above to watch the video after the jump Over the weekend, we told you about the Hinson Motorsports Chevrolet Corvette Z06 that flipped at a mind-bending 230 miles per hour. Amazingly, the driver wasn’t … Continue reading

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Twin-Turbo Corvette flips while going 230 MPH at Texas Mile

Hinson Motorsports Corvette Z06 crash – Click above for high-res image gallery Hinson Motorsports was on its way to breaking another speed record this weekend at the Texas Mile when its twin-turbo Corvette Z06 took an off-track excursion. The combination … Continue reading

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