November 29, 2014

First BMW i8 Hybrids delivered to customers – complete with Laser Lights

Photo BMW i8 delivered

The BMW i8 plug-in hybrid supercar has now started to arrive with customers, with the first i8s delivered to owners in Germany, complete with laser lights. The new BMW i8 hybrid supercar was finally revealed in production guise at last year’s Frankfurt Motor Show, and by the time it went in to production the whole […]

McLaren P1 Track confirmed as McLaren Automotive goes in to profit

Photo McLaren P1

McLaren Automotive has reported its first operating profit just three years from when it started, and a McLaren P1 Track is confirmed. It’s only three years since McLaren Automotive entered the hugely competitive market for high-end supercars (well, it’s four years, but only three since the first 12C went to a customer), but it’s already […]

Lamborghini 5-95 Zagato is a one-off special at Villa d’Este (video)

Photo Lamborghini 5-95 Zagato Villa d'Este

The Lamborghini 5-95 Zagato has been revealed at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, based on the Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 and created for collector Albert Spiess. Zagato creations of Lamborghini cars are nothing new and have been around as long as Lamborghini has – fifty years or so – so the Lamborghini 5-95 Zagato isn’t a ground-breaking collaboration, […]

Koenigsegg Agera One:1 heading for UK debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Photo Koenigsegg Agera One:1

The extreme Koenigsegg Agera One:1 – the car Koenigsegg call a ‘Megacar’ – is heading for a UK debut at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed. It was back in 2012 that we exclusively revealed the first official details of the Koenigsegg One:1, the most extreme car Koenigsegg has produced. Since then, Christian von Koenigsegg […]

Jay Leno gives us the lowdown on his McLaren P1 (video)

Photo Jay Leno McLaren P1

Jay Leno recently took delivery of the first McLaren P1 to arrive in the US, and in this video he tells us exactly why the McLaren P1 is so special. Jay Leno has no shortage of cars to play with in his collection, but if this video of Jay and his new McLaren P1 is […]

Still saving for a McLaren F1? You’ll need to try harder as they’ve hit £6.2 million

Photo McLaren F1 $10 million

A McLaren F1 road car has been sold to a British buyer for a reported £6.2 million, making it the most expensive McLaren F1 sold to date. The price of the McLaren F1 keeps on rising, and just last year F1 chassis #66 was sold by Gooding and Co in the US for a then […]

McLaren MSO reveals MSO 650S Coupe Concept

Photo McLaren MS 650S Coupe Concept

McLaren Special Operations (MSO) has revealed a 650S Coupe concept showcasing many of the custom options available for the 650S Coupe and Spider. It’s only a few months since we had a McLaren MSO 12C Concept from McLaren Special Operations (MSO) – Maclaren’s division that titivates cars for a significant wad of cash – to […]

Why aren’t Porsche 911 GT3 owners in the UK being compensated?

Photo Porsche 911 GT3

Porsche in the UK is not offering compensation to UK owners of the 911 GT3 who’ve been unable to use their cars after engine problems. It does seem reasonable that if you buy a car you subsequently can’t use because of a design flaw, that the car maker pays you compensation for loss of use. […]

Pagani Huayra Roadster still 2 years away

Photo Pagani Huayra Roadster 2 years away

Despite promises when the Pagani Huayra arrive three years ago that a roadster version would arrive within three years, it’s still 2 years away. The Pagani Huayra arrived three years ago as Pagani’s replacement for the Zonda (in fact, is was three years ago in January we exclusively revealed the first ever Huayra photo), and […]

Koenigsegg planning an entry-level car – but it’ll still cost £500k

Photo entry-level Koenigsegg

Christian von Koenigsegg is planning an entry-level Koenigsegg to sit below the Agera, but even an entry-level car is going to cost around £5,00,000. Think of the cars that Christian von Koenigsegg has made since he started with the CC8S in 2002 and you think of them as extremes of the supercar genre; the Swedish […]

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