Tag Archives: Supercars

Report: Lexus still wants to plan an LF-A successor

Bloomberg recently sat down with Lexus’ Executive Vice President, Mark Templin, who revealed that Lexus is still interested in eventually building an LF-A successor. According to the report, Templin relayed a message from Toyota’s president, Akio Toyoda, who originally said he (Akio) believes every generation “deserves to have a car like an LF-A, so we’re […]

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Aston Martin updates the Vanquish and Rapide S with Eight-Speed Auto w/ video

Aston Martin is really trying to stretch the life of its models as it seeks to revamp its entire lineup in the near future. Part of this result is the revealing of the 2015 Aston Martin Vanquish and Rapid S, both of which were slightly updated for the new year. The biggest change is the […]

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Report: BMW working on i9 to celebrate company’s centenary

BMW has been known to be working on something special for the 2016 model year, which represents the automaker’s first 100-years in existence. Rumors were posted in the past about a successor to the legendary M1 supercar from the 1970s, the only mid-engined car ever built by Munich’s finest (Rumor One, Two, Three, and Four). All […]

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Report: No turbochargers for Ferrari V12s

The automotive industry is in love with forced-induction–not only is it popular among consumers, it’s a way for automakers to penny-pinch their way to higher overall fuel economy figures. But in a new report from CAR Magazine, word is that Ferrari will stray from the technology for its top-range V12 motors–thank the car lords above. The […]

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Report: LaFerrari XX to have at least 1,050bhp

Ferrari is known to be working on a super high-performance version of its LaFerrari, supposedly called the LaFerrari XX. Click here for more news on the LaFerrari. And word is via CAR that the new model will sport at least 1,050bhp from a reworked 6.3L V12 and hybrid system–that’s 100hp more than the current model. Should […]

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Report: Bugatti Veyron successor to don at least 1500hp

AutoGuide learned that a Bugatti Veyron successor is definitely on the way and could be launched as early as next year, after speaking with Bugatti’s head, Dr. Wolfgang Schreiber. Details a usual are sparse, but the new Veyron model could utilize some hybrid tech, similarly to other super and hyper cars like the LaFerrari and […]

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Video: Mercedes-Benz releases new teaser for 2015 AMG GT

Mercedes-Benz released a new teaser video for the highly anticipated 2015 AMG GT sports car, which is preparing to duke it out against the Porsche 911. The Stuttgart automaker promises that the 2015 AMG GT will be the ultimate driver’s car, which is a pretty bold statement for the brand otherwise known for make posh […]

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Report: Porsche is working on a quad-turbo flat-eight sports car

Get this–Porsche is working on a new sports car that will sport a quad-turbo, flat-eight cylinder engine. The rumor heralds in from AutoCar, who recently learned that this new and rather radical plan is to build a direct competitor against Ferrari’s lovely 458 Italia, and it’s currently codenamed as the 988. According to the report, Porsche […]

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Chrysler resumes production of 2014 SRT Viper after two-month break

Two months ago, Chrysler ceased production of the 2014 SRT Viper due to slow sales. Now, word is that Chrysler has resumed production of the Viper after stocking up a total of 756 unsold units, resulting in a 412-day supply of Vipers. Production resumed late last June, beginning with the 2015 model year, which regains […]

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Offbeat: A LaFerrari meets a Volkswagen Golf…but not in a good way

It seems the inevitable has just occurred as a first customer-owned super rare and super exotic LaFerrari recently collided with a Volkswagen Golf in Monaco. The airbags in both cars appear to have deployed, meaning this was no fender bender…though it wasn’t entirely a life-threatening collision either. No injuries were reported, but both cars, especially […]

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