2010

 
Dinan custom BMW S85 V-10 on the engine dyno

720-HP Dinan Custom BMW S85 V-10 Engine Dyno

In the world of high-end trackday cars, there are many choices and few wrong answers. One of the best answers is likely the Riley MkXXV, which is powered by the bored and stroked 5.8-liter S85 V-10 (yes, the one from the last-gen M-5) shown in the dyno video below. The sound alone is worth the 1:42... read more

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2010 Volkswagen Golf TDI

Volkswagen Debuts Cylinder Shut-Off Tech In 4-Cyl Engines

Cylinder deactivation has been with us for several years in big V8 engines. Both GM and Chrysler have used it and Audi now offers it on its S range. Rather firing on all... read more September 2, 2011 by


 
2009 Dodge Viper SRT10

SRT Chief Gilles To Race Targa Newfoundland With Viper SRT10

Saying your brand is all about performance is one thing, but actually putting your own butt on the line in an all-out open road rally is another. SRT Brand president and CEO... read more August 25, 2011 by


 
Rolls-Royce Year of the Dragon Phantom

Rolls-Royce Celebrates Year Of The Dragon With Special Phantom

Next year is the Chinese year of the Dragon, a very important year on the Chinese Zodiac, and with China being so important for Rolls-Royce these days, the British automaker... read more August 17, 2011 by


 
2013 Dodge Viper test-mule spy shots

2013 Dodge Viper Spy Shots

The 2013 SRT Viper has been revealed. Click here for all the official details. The 2013 Dodge Viper supercar is one of the most anticipated cars of the coming year, and... read more August 14, 2011 by


 
2010 Volkswagen GTI

Power Boost For MkVII Volkswagen Golf GTI: Report

Development of Volkswagen’s MkVII Golf is well underway, with the new car on track to come onto the market towards the end of next year as a 2013 model. While a... read more July 19, 2011 by


 
Zagato logo

Zagato And British Coachbuilder CPP Form Joint Venture

Contrary to rumors of a complete sale, legendary Italian design house Zagato, the company behind astounding works like the recent Aston Martin V12 Zagato and Alfa Romeo... read more July 19, 2011 by


 
ferrari f430 scuderia spider 16m 012

2011 FOG Rally Raising Money For Charity By Driving Ferraris

Now here’s the kind of news that makes our day; Ferrari enthusiasts using the spectacle of exotic and vintage supercars to raise awareness and funds for worthy... read more July 15, 2011 by


 
Lapo Elkan’s custom Ferrari California

Ferrari Previews New Customization Program

Ferrari already has its One-to-One customization program and for the right price will build you a completely new body under its Ferrari Design division, but now the automaker... read more July 14, 2011 by


 
Dodge Viper race car at the 24 Hours of Daytona in 2000

Chrysler Considering GT Racing Return With 2013 Dodge Viper

A little over a decade ago Chrysler was dominating the international GT circuit with its first-generation Dodge Viper race car, taking home a hat-trick of GTS-class wins at... read more July 1, 2011 by


 
2010 Dodge Viper SRT10 Dealer Exclusive Program

2013 Dodge Viper Has Supplier Issues But Remains On Track For Debut Next Year

The 2013 Dodge Viper, the third iteration of the iconic American supercar, is on track for a debut early next year, most likely at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show. The information... read more June 29, 2011 by


 
2011 Aston Martin Rapide

Aston Martin Cuts Rapide Production On Weak Demand: Report

Demand for one of the most stunning and capable four-door coupes on the market is not as high as its makers expected. Production of the Aston Martin Rapide is being cut back... read more June 16, 2011 by


 
2010 Porsche 911 GT3 RS

2010 And 2011 Porsche 911 Recalled Due To Faulty Wheel Locks

Certain versions of the iconic Porsche 911 are being recalled due to a potentially dangerous central locking hub on the wheels, which if untreated could cause a crash. The... read more June 16, 2011 by


 
Sabine Schmitz

BMW M5 And Sabine Schmitz Retired From Ring-Taxi Duty

One of the Nurburgring Nordschleife’s living legends, ‘Ring Queen Sabine Schmitz, will no longer be offering enthusiasts the chance to ride shotgun with her in a... read more June 9, 2011 by


 
Rolls Royce Phantom Experimental Electric 102EX

Rolls-Royce Owners Feeling Range Anxiety Over Electrics?

Rolls-Royce owners are not exactly jumping at the idea of electric versions of their super-luxury rides, despite the popular appeal of the Phantom 102EX concept. The issue?... read more June 6, 2011 by


 

FIA, ACO Announce World Endurance Championship

The sports car racing world is getting smaller with the announcement that Le Mans organizers Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) and the FIA (Federation Internationale de... read more June 6, 2011 by


 
 

 
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