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Brabus R230 Mercedes SL

Brabus R230 Mercedes SL

The latest tuning kit from Brabus has modified the 2009 facelifted Mercedes SL in less than a month after its release. It is called the R230 and it has a twin-turbo V12 engine with upgraded brakes and suspension. The main source of power is the 6.3L V12 engine, which pushes out 730hp (537kW) and 1,320Nm of torque. To preserve the […]

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Mazda 6 MPS

Mazda 6 MPS

Mazda has decided that they want to expand thier range with a new sports car. The Mazda Performance Series (MPS) will be made in the popular Mazda 6 form. The car is rumoured to use a turbocharged version of the 2.5-litre four-cylinder which will boost out about 280bhp. Like the previous generation 6 MPS it will have a four-wheel drive […]

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The new 2009 Acura TSX

The new 2009 Acura TSX

The new 2009 Acura TSX, starting at $28,960. This model comes with features such as a new navigation system, heated leather seats and a moonroof. The 3,419-pound sedan pushes out 201hp with its four-cylinder engine. It has a beautiful, soft drive which is very controllable on the road. The Acura TSX has a 2.4-litre DOHC four-cylinder with variable valve timing. […]

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Ford releases Mustang Price

Ford releases Mustang Price

Ford has announced its Shelby Mustang GT500KR price… To be over-priced. Critics thought that it might cost around $50,000 – $55,000, but not $79,995. The 540hp supercharged Mustang is the most expensive Mustang, ever. A comparison of prices between other cars: BMW M3 – $55,875 Lexus IS F – $56,675 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG – $57,225 Nissan GT-R – $70,475 Chevrolet […]

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Saturn Outlook, GMC Acadia and Buick Enclave get Direct Injection

Saturn Outlook, GMC Acadia and Buick Enclave get Direct Injection

General Motor’s direct injection 3.6-litre V6 engine will be added to the Saturn Outlook, GMC Acadia and Buick Enclave. When the all new 2009 Chevrolet Traverse was announced to be launched in September with direction injection people were confused because the three more expensive cousins didn’t have direct-injection, but GM has cleared this up by telling us that the Saturn […]

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Limited Edition Alfa Spider released in UK

Limited Edition Alfa Spider released in UK

Alfa Romeo has decided to release a Limited Edition model of the Alfa Spider. The UK dealers will be offering this edition with a number of new features. The Alfa Spider Limited Edition will come with a choice of three colour combinations, Carbonio Black, Alfa Red and Ghiaccio White. The Limited Edition will also have 19in alloy wheels and a […]

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BMW Z4 Spy video

BMW’s new Z4 roadster which is due to arrive next year as the 2010 model, will grow in both size and price. After the car was spotted we can see that the car will have a similar shape to the current Z4 but will feature a new folding hard top. The hardtop provides more safety but it is a lot […]

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New safety standards threaten eco-friendly cars

Almost two thirds of low-emission cars will not have their ‘green status’ after plans to up safety standards come into play. The cars will now need to get five stars in Euro NCAP crash tests. The Government officials at the Swedish Road Administration (SRA) will, as of next year, have stricter definitions of ‘green’ cars. The SRA warns that because […]

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Keating TKR beats Bugatti Veyron for power

Keating TKR beats Bugatti Veyron for power

The British have released a 1,500bhp supercar, called the Keating TKR. The Keating TKR delivers more power than the Bugatti Veyron supercar. The TKR is a mid-engined two-seater and it designed for track use only. There is a road model though, the Keating SKR, which looks the same as this model, but with a lot less power. All of the […]

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300HP Passat receives VW’s ‘R’ upgrade

300HP Passat receives VW’s ‘R’ upgrade

Volkswagen has released their most powerful Passat ever. The new Passat R36 is now on sale in the UK in both Saloon and Estate bodystyles. The Passat R36 has a 296bhp and 258lb-ft of torque naturally aspirated 3.6-litre V6 engine. The high-performance engine channels power through the 4motion four-wheel drive system, which delivers torque to either axle depending on the […]

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Saleen ups its game with a 580hp Crate engine

Saleen ups its game with a 580hp Crate engine

Saleen have decided that it is time to up its game. They are now offering a 302 cubic inch (5.0-litre) V8 premium crate engine. These will be for sale through its Speedlab Aftermarket Division. The new motors are based on the 4.6-litre V8 Ford engines and the new ones include new upgrades like forged pistons, rods, crankshaft, Valve train components […]

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Maserati’s A8 GCS Berlinetta, just an idea?

Maserati’s A8 GCS Berlinetta, just an idea?

A newly designed Italian Carrozerria Touring Superleggra, the A8 GCS Berlinetta is just an idea, or will Maserati add this coupe to their line up? The car would be priced at about £50,000 ($100,000) and £60,000 ($120,000). The car would compete against lower-end Porsche’s and other cars like the Mercedes CLK, Jaguar’s planned XE coupe and maybe even the BMW […]

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2008 Ford Focus ST receives a face lift

2008 Ford Focus ST receives a face lift

The Focus ST has undergone a facelift, TeamRS, Ford’s performance vehicle division has added new features. The new ST has new headlight clusters, new body panels and new tail lights. The car still has it’s old top speed of 150mph and is running the 2.5-litre turbocharged 5 cylinder Duratec engine which pushes out 221bhp. There are three-door and five-door models […]

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World’s most powerful droptop, Bugatti Veyron, Targa Version

World’s most powerful droptop, Bugatti Veyron, Targa Version

VW bosses have given the green light to the new version of the Bugatti Veyron- The world’s fastest drop top, the Bugatti Veyron Targa Edition. It has a removable hard-top roof, it will have 987bhp from a 6.0-litre W16 engine, It will cost round about £900,000 ($1,800,000). Only 80 of the drop top Targa’s will be made and 300 coupe’s […]

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Oullim Motors release the new Spirra S

Oullim Motors release the new Spirra S

The Beijing Auto Show showed the release of the Spirra S from Oullim Motors. The Spirria S has now got more power. It now pushes out 400hp and 355Nm from a 2.7L twin-turbo V6 engine, in the place of the old naturally aspirated 2.5L V8. The car is said to have a top speed of 305km/h and 0-100km/h in just […]

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