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Meet Nathalie, An Electric Supercar That Has Range Extended By Methanol

This is Nathalie, a pretty bold and ambitious electric vehicle from German automaker Gumpert that we are obliged to call it a supercar because, 800+ HP. Both the brand and the car are somewhat complicated. Roland Gumpert was a familiar name in Audi Sports and he is also the man behind small German supercar maker, Apollo Automobile. This startup in his name is not quite an independent company; it is linked to Chinese electric mobility company, AIWAYS. Continue reading Meet Nathalie, An Electric Supercar That Has Range Extended By Methanol

Toyota Is Heading To Geneva With This Toyota GR Supra GT4 Concept

Don’t like the new Z4-ish, fifth-generation Toyota Supra? Awww. You don’t say. But perhaps, this souped up, racing iteration may change you mind. Maybe? Anyways, Toyota will be debuting the Toyota GR Supra GT4 Concept at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show which will happen between March 7 and 17, 2019, in Geneva, Switzerland. Toyota GR Supra GT4 Concept was developed as a racing study model based on the GR Supra unveiled in January. Continue reading Toyota Is Heading To Geneva With This Toyota GR Supra GT4 Concept

SpeedKore’s Award-winning 1,650 HP 1970 Dodge Charger Is Listed For Sale!

Do you like (1) ridiculous high capacity engine and (2) outrageous power output from the said engine? Well, if you do, then the SpeedKore 1970 Dodge Charger Tantrum is the ride for you. It is a custom resto-mod designed and built by SpeedKore Performance, featuring an absolutely mental 9.0L Mercury Racing V8 QC4v DOHC twin-turbo engine (wait, it has a marine motor???) that pumps out a mind-bending 1,650 horsepower, mated to a very capable TREMEC T-56 6-speed manual transmission. Yay. It’s a stick shifter as a muscle car should. Continue reading SpeedKore’s Award-winning 1,650 HP 1970 Dodge Charger Is Listed For Sale!

MINI To Sell An Even Faster And More Powerful MINI JCW GP In 2020

If you are still on the fence on whether to buy a Mini Cooper, well, I got to say, you might be doing yourself a huge favor because, there’s going to be an even faster and more powerful MINI John Cooper Works GP coming your way in 2020. Like, who knew procrastinating could be a good thing, right? MINI said the new JCW GP is faster, but it did not say how much faster, but we do know it is getting a 4-cylinder motor with MINI TwinPower Turbo Technology that puts out 300 horses – making it the fastest (?) and most powerful road-going MINI yet. Continue reading MINI To Sell An Even Faster And More Powerful MINI JCW GP In 2020

Mazda Rolls Out Limited Edition 30th Anniversary MX-5 Miata

It is sad that RX-7, one of the motoring icon of the 80/90s, is gone forever. RX8 was a failed attempt carry the torch left behind by FC/FC series. Luckily, Mazda Miata, AKA MX-5, managed to weather the market to live on till today. The iconic roadster from Mazda managed to continue to live to a ripe old age of 30 and that really calls for a celebration. Continue reading Mazda Rolls Out Limited Edition 30th Anniversary MX-5 Miata

Honda Australia Celebrates 50 Years With A Line Of Gold Products

50th anniversary is also refer to as Golden anniversary, and thus, to mark its 50 years since it officially stepped into Australia in February 4, 1969, Honda Australia has spruced up some of its representative products with gold body work. Calling it Honda Australia ‘golden era of performance’ lineup, the products include a NSX hybrid supercar, Civic Type R high-performance hot hatch, CBR1000RRFireblade motorcycle, CRF450L next-generation motorcycle, CRF50F Kids Fun bike, HRU19Buffalo Premium lawn mower, and the EU22i Generator. Continue reading Honda Australia Celebrates 50 Years With A Line Of Gold Products

Bugatti Slaps French Colors On Limited Edition Chiron’s Spoiler For The Marque’s 110 Years

Bugatti is so powerful, so exotic that one might forget that the marque originally hailed from a country most famous for arts, fashion and Renault. It may be German’s Volkswagen-owned now, but to mark its 110 years, the supercar maker is rolling out a super limited edition Bugatti Chiron that pays tribute to its French root. Referred to as Bugatti Chiron Sport ‘110 ans Bugatti’, the most notable ’tribute’ would be the application of French tricolour blue, white and red, decorating the body and interiors, including on the underside of the retractable spoiler. Continue reading Bugatti Slaps French Colors On Limited Edition Chiron’s Spoiler For The Marque’s 110 Years

Here’s The 341HP Subaru STI S209 That Will Be Selling In The U.S. In 2019

Japanese imports lovers residing in stateside, rejoice. Yet another Japanese performance ride is hitting up U.S. This time, it is the STI S-line. Yes, it is a Scooby. It may not look like much, but the Subaru STI S209 has some pretty raw power – all 341 horsepower of it squeezed from its EJ25 flat-four engine. As some Subaru fans may have already noticed, the Subaru STI S209 is, in fact, based on the automaker’s WRX STI, but boasts specially tuned components, including engine and chassis, along with exclusive parts on the outside and inside. Continue reading Here’s The 341HP Subaru STI S209 That Will Be Selling In The U.S. In 2019

First Production 2020 Toyota Supra Sold For A cool $2.1M In An Auction

When Toyota took the wrap of the much anticipated rebirth of the Toyota Supra at NAIAS last week, it also revealed that the first 2020 Toyota Supra GR off the production line will go under the hammer at the Barrett-Jackson Auction in Scottsdale, Arizona, and went on the block it did. Not only did the first production 2020 Toyota Supra GR, dubbed “Global #1”, was auctioned, but it was successfully claimed for a cool US$2.1 million by an unnamed bidder. Continue reading First Production 2020 Toyota Supra Sold For A cool $2.1M In An Auction

Nissan IMs Concept EV Gets A Unique 2+1+2 Seat Arrangement

Nissan has unveiled a somewhat Volvo-ish-looking electric concept at the on-going North America International Auto Show in Detroit. Called Nissan IMs EV Sports Sedan, it is an all-electric, all-wheel drive electric car that boasts a unique “premier seat” 2+1+2 seat arrangement and full autonomous drive capability. The Nissan IMs EV Sports Sedan is driven by dual electric motors that yield 483 horses and 590 lb-ft (800 Nm) of torque, and this electric drivetrain is paired to a 115-kWh battery that affords 380 miles (612 km) range on a single charge. Continue reading Nissan IMs Concept EV Gets A Unique 2+1+2 Seat Arrangement