Tag Archives: Coupes

Audi reveals the new R8 Competition for LA

Audi’s bringing a newly speced R8 to Los Angeles and it’s calls the R8 Competition. It’s most likely a last model-run special since we’re already anticipating the next second generation model to surface within the next year or so. As indicated by the name, the new 2015 Audi R8 Competition is geared towards those who […]

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Report: The Dodge Viper to restart production in November

Chrysler and the Dodge Viper have been struggling. It’s so bad in fact, that production has been stopped numerous times just because nobody’s buying any. That said, it’s quite obvious something is wrong and so to make things a little better, Chrysler dropped the price of the Viper to just $84,995, at $15,000 price drop […]

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Report: The 2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoost busted for fake engine noise

One of the recent tweaks automakers have been doing in an attempt to keep cars interesting and entertaining is amplifying engine soundtracks, either by clever acoustics or mostly by pumping fake engine noises through the sound system. This has been controversial because anything fake is, well, fake, and it’s just not the same. Why has […]

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Report: New Lotus CEO shares plan to save brand, more US-bound cars

Lotus’ new CEO, Jean-Marc Gales, is planning some new things, according to CARandDRIVER, who spoke with Gales recently at the 2014 Paris Auto Show. In that interview, Gales told C/D that Lotus plans to cut its expenses, beginning with layoffs and amid a problem with selling Evoras for the 2015 year because the air bags aren’t smart enough. […]

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Report: Ford GT scheduled to make a comeback and to revive Le Mans participation

Ford has been rumored to be working on a new version of the GT to commemorate Ford’s victory run at the 24 Hours of Le Mans from 1966 to 1969, 50 years ago in 2016. According to recent reports from Road&Track and MotorTrend, Ford is even talking homologation status as the new GT would even participate at […]

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Zagato and Aston Martin team up once again to build a one-off shooting brake

Aston Martin and Zagato came together to create a unique and one-off model: the Aston Martin Virage Shooting Brake Zagato. Built specially for a particular European customer in mind, the Aston Martin Virage Shooting Brake Zagato was designed to be “a modern interpretation with design cues of the Aston Martin V8 Vantage and Volante of […]

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Scion launches the FR-S Release Series 1.0 at dealerships w/ video

Toyota and Scion seem to be giving buyers exactly what they’re not quite looking for. While potential buyers have been clamoring for a more powerful variant with help from forced induction, Scion seems to be offering the complete opposite. This latest special version of the FR-S is a prime example. It’s called the 2015 Scion […]

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Report: Mazda MX-5 starts out with a 128 horsepower four

Though we’ve been promised the full specifications of the MX-5 at the Paris Auto Show next month, a couple of details have dribbled out: power will come from a 1.5 liter Skyactiv gasser producing 128 bhp and 106 ft-lbs of torque. Given that Mazda’s stable incorporates quite a few different power outputs for their small […]

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2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible

2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible unveiled – 4 engines available

BMW has yanked the wraps off their latest convertible, which starts out at just a tick over $38K; over here in the US, we probably will not be getting the diesel, but it seems that a manual transmission is standard equipment for these cars, which will come in the existing 2 series variants: the 220i, […]

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2015 Dodge Viper now stickers for $84,995

It should not be hard to win over hearts and minds with a 645 bhp two seat sports car that was recently developed in a non-American fashion, but sales of the shouty, vulgar, and visceral Viper have been pretty short. Dodge announced that they will be offering what they argue is the lowest price ever […]

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