March 28, 2015

New Ford GT revealed at Detroit – gets more than 600 horses

Photo new Ford GT

-+*A new Ford GT has been revealed – a new take on the last Ford GT and homage to the original GT40 – at the Detroit Auto Show with a 600bhp plus EcoBoost engine. There had been rumours that Ford was planning to build a new GT and that it could arrive at Detroit. But […]

Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 teased ahead of Geneva debut

Photo Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 teased ahead of Geneva debut

-+*A track car for the road from Aston Martin in the guise of an Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 is teased ahead of a Geneva Motor Show debut in March 2015. The image above is the first official confirmation that an Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 is on the way, and we can expect it […]

Supercar sales at Christmas higher than 64 plate sales

Photo Porsche 911 Christmas gift

-+*A leading high-end finance company has revealed that buyers of supercars are spending more on their purchases at Christmas than they did for the 64 plate. In the world of supercars the normal rules don’t apply, not even, it seems, the normal pattern that the biggest number of sales come with the new registration plates […]

Porsche 918 Spyder recalled for faulty chassis components

Photo Porsche 918 Spyder recall

-+*The German take on the current triumvirate of hypercars – the Porsche 918 Spyder – is being recalled to replace chassis components that fall below standard. 2015 has been the year of car recalls, with manufacturers big and small – and cars from budget to hypercar – having to bring cars back from owners to […]

Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Pirelli Edition revealed

Photo Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Pirelli Edition

-+*The Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Pirelli Edition has been revealed as a special edition Aventador celebrating Lamborghini’s long history with Pirelli. Lamborghini arrived as a maker of exotic supercars in 1963 to take on Ferrari since which, despite a long list of owners and financial ups and downs, Lamborghini has continued to use Pirelli rubber […]

McLaren Special Operations reveals defined options for 650S & 625C

Photo McLaren MSO Services

-+*McLaren Special Operations (MSO) has revealed a number of defined options for the 650S and 625C, and defined five tiers of personalisation for McLaren owners. Once you get to the level where you can afford to buy a car like the McLaren 650S, the options available are far more than just a few extra tick […]

Ferrari FXX K is Ferrari’s LaFerrari track monster

Photo LaFerrari FXX K

-+*The Ferrari FXX K has been revealed as the LaFerrari track special with a huge 1036bhp and advanced aerodynamics. Expected to cost over £2 million. Just as they did with the FXX – the track day special based on the Enzo – Ferrari has created a track day special from LaFerrari – the Ferrari FXX K. […]

McLaren 625C debuts in China

Photo McLaren 625C

-+*The McLaren 625C – the first region-specific McLaren, built for the Asian market – has made its public debut at the Guangzhou Motor Show in China ahead of going on sale. At the start of September we revealed that the McLaren 625C was on its way, but at that point we struggled to understand exactly what […]

Audi R8 Competition – the most powerful production Audi EVER

Photo Audi R8 Competition

-+*The Audi R8 Competition has been revealed as a limited edition R8 for the USA with cosmetic updates and more power as the current R8 comes to the end of its life. It’s not going to be too long before the current Audi R8 bows ot, and what better way to do so than with the […]

McLaren P1 GTR Driver Programme & interior revealed (+video)

Photo McLaren P1 GTR interior

-+*Details of the P1 GTR Driver Programme for the new McLaren P1 GTR have been revealed, as has the first look at the GTR’s stripped-out interior. Back in August, at Pebble Beach, the McLaren P1 GTR was revealed as a lighter, more powerful track P1 as McLaren looked to mimic the owner benefits Ferrari offers its […]