Tag Archives: Sports Cars

Lotus announces Exige S with an automatic, hits UK dealers in January

Lotus quietly announced the introduction of a new automatic-equipped Exige S, most likely as a way to help boost sales of the extremely small automaker. The new Lotus Exige S automatic is expected to go on sale in January with six-forward gears. And while the Exige S may be robbed of some of its driver […]

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John Hennessey test drives HPE700 Camaro ZL1

Video: John Hennessey test drives HPE700 Camaro ZL1

As part of a new partnership between AutoNation and Hennessey Performance Engineering, the Texas-based tuning company’s performance packages will now be made available through AutoNation’s Chevrolet and Ford stores. The partnership allows anyone shopping at an AutoNation’s Chevrolet or Ford locations to place an order for a Hennessey tuned vehicle at the point of purchase. Recently John Hennessey […]

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Video: BMW teases the new X5 M and X6 M ahead of their debut at LA

Now that the new BMW X5 and X6 are basically here, the next question in the saga of the third generation X5 and second generation X6 is, when are the M versions coming? Well, they’re due for a reveal at the Los Angeles Auto Show later this year and BMW’s M Division just released a […]

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Report: Audi to drop the V8 for its RS4, sadly

The demand for greater fuel economy seems to be killing the V8 and lately, Audi’s been stringent on its offerings of V8s, simply because they’ve found more economical alternatives, at least on paper. Continuing the trend is the next RS4 wagon estate and while we don’t receive that model here in the states, it’s still […]

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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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Photo Rendering: Should BMW revive the CSL variant for the M3?

BMW has always produced a high-performance variant to the M3 for every generation. More recently and notably, the E46 generation had an M3 CSL while the last generation E92 generation had the M3 GTS. So it wouldn’t be too far-fetched to expect a high-performance and stripped down version of the all-new generation of M3 and […]

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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: The Jaguar XE SVR to compete against BMW M3 and Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG

Jaguar’s new XE sedan is really giving the Germans, the Japanese, and even the Americans something to worry about. But what they really should give worry to is the all-new XE SVR, which is destined to duke it out with the latest BMW M3, the Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG, and the incoming Cadillac ATS-V (we’re still […]

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Report: Audi is preparing an RS3 Sportback, due sometime next year

Audi is apparently working on a high-performance version of the A3 to make the RS3 Sportback. AutoExpress in the UK recently heard of the RS3 idea, which could be utilizing the outgoing TT RS’s 2.5L turbocharged TFSI inline-five. The old RS3 was good for around 335bhp but now, the new RS3 Sportback could sport as much […]

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Report: The Mercedes AMG GT Black Series is already in the works

With the Mercedes-AMG GT finally here, lots of questions still exist with the more impertinent one being, will there be a Black Series? And the answer is yes, according to AMG’s chief. Tobias Moers, speaking to Britain’s Evo at the Paris show last week. Click here for more news on the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT. “Sooner or […]

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