if your idea of sporty car is getting winds in your hair, then we think the new BMW M4 Convertible could be your answer. describes as a ride that replicates the performance figures of the new BMW M3 Sedan and the new BMW M4 Coupe, the new droptop BMW M4 shares the same 3.0-liter in-line […]
not sure if you folks noticed this. Aston Martin has been a regular in announcing the fastest and most powerful variants of its drool-worthy rides. the latest to catch on to this title-grabbing fad is the V12 Vantage S Roadster that packs 565 HP and 457 lb-ft of torque, squeezed out from its AM28 6.0-liter […]
Rolls-Royce has a quite a close and illustrious relation with watercrafts, and among the many, it was the power responsible for driving Sir Malcolm Campbell’s Bluebird K3 through a waterspeed record of 126.33 mph on Italy’s Lake Maggiore in 1937, and subsequently racing to 130.93 mph, still with the K3, at Lake Hailwil, Switzerland in […]
there are reasons why convertibles are hardly high powered rides. chopping off the top often means sacrificing structural integrity. not that it can’t be done. it can, but at the expense of increase in weight which no self-respecting car makers or motoring enthusiasts would approve of.
we don’t know how eager Bentley’s fans are to hybrid drivetrain, however, if you happen to be one who embraces lowering your carbon footprint, then you will be glad to know that the Crewe folks has finally decided that it is time to have a hybrid in the stable. though a plug-in hybrid won’t be available until 2017…
dropping the top, doesn’t mean three is a crowd. with the Ferrari California T, it can drop its top while still have a 2+ configuration, well… the back might be a little overly cozy, but they are still seats, aren’t they? and it surely beats having none at all. exhilaration must be shared. no?
herald the new era of American supercar with the 2014 Lucra L148 Supercar, a 500 horsepower lean, mean machine that is as elusive as the spec. fitted with a 4.7-liter GM LS7 V8 engine, the L148 is not just a supercar by power, but it is a one with a super price tag, which is a whopping $250,000 to be specific.
when it comes brute power, Bentley is certainly not lacking of any, but that never stops the Crewe folks from adding a wee bit more to the new V8-powered Continental GT S. the new S model will be available in both the coupe and convertible form. at the heart of the S models, is the 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 powertrain with an extra 21 horses and 20 Nm of torque wrung out.
the Vanquish may have you covered as far as comfort, luxury, and the need for shuttling between Amsterdam and Paris with speed are concerned, but it lacks of an element that any summer-loving speedsters want: the wind in the hair. and hence, there is the 2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante. the drop-top version inherits many
Lotus haven’t really been building a lot of roadsters, but the 2013 Lotus Exige S Roadster you see here is officially the fastest convertible the British marque has ever made. it is essentially the Exige S, but loses a roof, rear wing and front splitter and as a result, is a tad lighter than the coupe, weighing in at 1,166 kilograms (2,570 pounds).