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New S4 to receive supercharged V6

Rumour has it that Audi will be ditching the S4’s old V8 engine for a new supercharged V6. The new S4 could benefit from this as there is the possible chance of a turbo being included with the supercharger. It is also rumoured that it will get a Magna-sourced sport differential similar to the unit in the BMW X6. These […]

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Fully Electric 272hp Evisol ThoRR

Fully Electric 272hp Evisol ThoRR

Evisol’s ThoRR concept is yet another fully electric sportscar. The car has no modern features such as ABS, power steering and sound absorption, but it does have a Lotus Super 7 type chassis and a Siemens electric motor with a set of Lithium Polymer batteries. The Siemens electric motor gives out a continuous output of 91hp and a maximum of […]

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Is Aston Martin about to break tradition?

Is Aston Martin about to break tradition?

Is Aston Martin about to change its tradition and add a mid-engined V10 supercar to its line-up? Aston Martin is said to be considering a new two-seater which would sit at the top of its range, but it would most probably be front-engined, unlike this design which was suggested by Sabino Leerentveld.

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New Mercedes GLK Released

New Mercedes GLK Released

The Mercedes M-Class has now got a smaller version driving around with it. The GLK is based on the platform of the C-Class compact executive car, it is designed to rival the Audi Q5, the BMW X3 and the Land Rover Freelander. The GLK might be heavier than some of the other models, but it does not lack performance. The […]

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Unofficial BMW M1 Photos

Unofficial BMW M1 Photos

BMW’s new M1 design, was shown to a private party over the weekend. These are not pictures from the official release of the car. The new M1 has been redesigned with more safety features, more speed and performance, as well as retro styling. The car is painted the same colour as the first prototype M1 in 1972, a hue of […]

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Legendary Capris of the past

Legendary Capris of the past

Consul Capri The first version to have the Capri name was the two-door version of the Consul introduced in 1961. Due to unreliable engines and bad sales, Ford dropped this model. Ford Mustang The Capri was born in response to the Mustang. It was designed to counter the criticism that Ford didn’t make cars which young people wanted to buy. […]

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AMG replaces V-power engines with Turbo-power engines

AMG replaces V-power engines with Turbo-power engines

AMG can’t focus on horsepower figures anymore, since no-one is immune to the fuel economy standards being set over the world. Over the next few years we will see diesels taking over, engine sizes downsizing and hybrid engines taking over. According to the reports, AMG will replace its still very new 6.2L V8 and its 5.5L V12 twin-turbo engines with […]

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The Mercedes SL65 Black Series

The Mercedes SL65 Black Series

The AMG SL65 Black Series which will be released later in 2008 will have a carbon composite roof structure with integrated roll bar. AMG have helped the car shed 266kg’s from the SL65’s weight. It should give the car a power to weight ratio of about 360bhp/tonne. The new engine will be a twin turbo 6.0-litre V12 which will now […]

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2009 BMW M3 Convertible

2009 BMW M3 Convertible

The new M3 Convertible. Another chapter in the M3 line-up. The new M3 convertible is not only the first retractable hard-top, but it also brags about being the first M3 Convertible to be powered by a V8. It also features the new seven-speed M Double Clutch Transmission (M DCT). The M3 Convertible, despite having the same 4.0-litre, 420hp V8 engine […]

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GM caught test driving new prototype

GM caught test driving new prototype

The new mystery GM prototype has been caught wearing Swedish registration plates. This car resembles the new Holden which GM is working on. We can see this by the shape of the grille and the large circular badge visible under the front disguise. According to the database for the license plate number, this car is 485cm long, 180cm wide and […]

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New Land Rover Defender SVX Test Driven

New Land Rover Defender SVX Test Driven

New Land Rover Defender SVX has been test driven, and yes the old generic British 4×4 is still being made. The Defender is now running off a revised 2.4-litre four-cylinder turbo diesel Ford engine. The Defender comes in both soft top and hard stop station wagon. It’s not very quick, but thats the same as all Defenders. This one is […]

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Electric Fetish Roadster receives boost in power

Electric Fetish Roadster receives boost in power

The electric Fetish roadster created by Monaco’s Venturi Automobiles will hit the streets in June next year. The electric motor now boosts out 300hp (225kW) and 28lb-ft (380Nm) of torque, whilst maintaining a new efficiency of 92%. The designers and engineers have managed to reduce the weight of the vehicle by 30kg’s. The new weight is about 950kg. With all […]

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All-new Leon receives SEAT’s super powers

All-new Leon receives SEAT’s super powers

The all-new Leon… Now with superpowers from SEAT. The new Leon has a highly tuned version of the 2.0-litre TFSI engine which comes straight out of the standard Cupra, but this one pumps out 281bhp. The 0-62 is only 5.6 seconds and to top it off it has stripes over the bonnet. The handling on the Leon has been improved. […]

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North Americas very own Mazda6

North Americas very own Mazda6

Mazda is planning to launch the new Mazda 6 midsize sedan in North America during the August month. The reason why it is being delayed is because the North American version needs a bigger body and a more powerful engine. The new North American version will be powered by a 2.5-litre inline four-cylinder engine, or a 3.7-litre V6. Japan and […]

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BMW M3 Convertible Review

BMW M3 Convertible Review

The M3 Convertible, with a folding metal roof which only takes 22 seconds to open or close. The convertible is 230kg’s heavier than the usual M3, which only takes half a second off its 0-60mph time. The car has paddles on the steering wheel to over-ride the gearbox when it is set in automatic mode. The car also has a […]

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