Category: Miscellaneous

New Images Of The SSC Ultimate Aero II

These are the latest images of the new, improved, SSC Ultimate Aero. The Ultimate Aero II is being built to shatter the production-car land speed record previously set by the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport earlier this year. Shelby Super Cars has added a 6.8-litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine with 1,007kW of power to the Ultimate Aero II. All of this power, […]

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Audi TT RS: The Return To DTM?

Audi could be looking to rejoin the ranks of racing with their TT RS. The TT RS here is a DTM-specification model which will run under Raeder Motorsport in two different races this month. The TT RS DTM boasts a 2.5-litre turbocharged engine, from the standard model, as well as R8 LMS parts for better output. Audi last used the […]

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A Few Details On The 2012 Opel Zafira

The newest details regarding the Opel Zafira for 2012 includes a few measurements which state that the MPV will be 4,690mm long, 1,820mm wide, and 1,690mm tall. There will be a Flex-7 seating system which allows folding and moving of chairs in single-movements. Styling for the 2012 Zafira has been based on the Ampera, where it boasts a sporty front-end […]

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Mercedes-Benz Teases Their 2012 SLK With An Electrochromic Glass Roof

The first teaser images for the 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK has been released where they show an optional electrochromic glass roof. The glass roof is called the Magic Sky Control and it will control the amount of light which enters the cabin, as well as the amount of UV rays. “The operating principle is based on the physics of a plate […]

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Renderings Of The BMW 1-Series M Coupe

This is about as good as it gets, at the moment: Renderings of the BMW 1-Series M Coupe. The images here have been created by Jon Sibal who spoke to an inside source for direction on the design. We’ve only seen teasers of the car, and it’s good to have a fresh look at what to expect. For the record, […]

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Toyota Teases The Prius MPV

Toyota has used a billboard to reveal what could be the new Prius MPV. The Japanese automaker only teased the idea of the MPV on the billboard, as it’s only expected that the final model will show its face around the time of the Detroit Auto Show in January. According to the image, the back is slightly larger and this […]

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Interior Images Of The 2011 Dodge Durango SUV

Dodge has released the first interior images of the Durango SUV for 2011. The new model will boast 7-seats and styling based on the Gran Cherokee. There will be a new steering wheel, and new a new design for the instrument panel, from what we can see.

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BMW Teases Us With More 1-Series M Coupe Pictures

BMW has released new teaser images of their 1-Series M Coupe. Basically, there’s an orange 1-Series M under a cover in Arc de Triomphe, Paris. There’s not much to see here, and we’re a bit short on details. If you’re keen to be teased, enjoy the gallery.

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Opel Looking To Create A Mini Car Smaller Than The Corsa

Opel recently announced that they are looking to build a small car below the Corsa range. New reports on this matter state that the model could be called the “Junior” where it will compete against the Fiat 500 minicar. It’s hinted to be an ‘iPod on wheels’ where it will be aimed at young buyers who like technology and gizmo’s. […]

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Xenatec Create A Coupe Maybach: First Images & Details

Xenatec previously created a Coupe version of the Maybach 57 S, however there were never any real-life images of the project. But now, the firm has finished the product and they have released images and details. It was said that the power for the Coupe model will be the same as the four-door and this means the only changes are […]

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Opel Meriva Electric Vehicle — More Than Just A Battery

Opel has released details on their new electric Meriva which is expected to use ‘intelligent charging technologies’. The Opel Meriva EV will boast a 60kW battery with 215Nm of torque and this will receive power from a 16kWh battery which allows for a driving range of 64km. The top speed from the 60kW motor amounts to 130km/h. Opel said that […]

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Audi Looking For Another Sport Model — Could Base It On The eTron Spyder

Audi’s Chief of Development has said that the brand is looking to create a new sporty model. Michael Dick was interviewed by Auto, Motor und Sport where he said that “there is definitely still room for another sports car series,” alongside the TT and R8 models. Michael said that the eTron Spyder from the Paris Motor Show gave good impressions, […]

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Uwe Gemballa Was Executed In South Africa

Uwe Gemballa–original Gemballa tuning firm owner–has been found dead in South Africa. It was said that when the body was found it was wrapped in cellophane as he was executed when a deal went bad. Details are limited, however police believe that Uwe was involved in an alleged illegal money laundering scheme with Czech crime boss Radovan Krejcir. According to […]

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Paris 2010: The Opel GTC Paris Concept

The Opel GTC Paris Concept has been revealed at the Paris Motor Show. The GTC Paris Concept offers a look at what the Astra OPC will offer in regards to technology and styling. Basing on the look here, the new Astra OPC could offer an aggressive front end, LED daytime lights, 21-inch wheels and seat seats with a flat-bottom steering […]

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Paris 2010: The BMW Concept 6-Series Coupe

At the Paris Motor Show BMW revealed their Concept 6-Series Coupe. The concept here is meant to offer a look at the production model. BMW’s Concept 6’er boasts a wide twin-kidney grille, new LED haedlights, a glass roof and 20-inch wheels for the outside. On the inside, BMW has added two-tone leather upholstery, gloss black accents, wooden trim, a new […]

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