If you thought the Focus ST was the limit of Ford’s tuning potential of its Focus, then you’d be wrong. Coming next year is a new Focus RS, and we hear it will pack an all-wheel-drive system and an uprated version of the Mustang EcoBoost’s four-cylinder engine.
2016 Ford Focus RS spy shots
We’ve just driven the 2015 Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II and found it to be a fantastically well-engineered, comfortable and capable car. The updates made to the car are extensive but only the most discerning fans will be able to spot them. The good news is that it’s as handsome as ever.
2015 Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II, First Drive. Photo by Greg Jarem for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars NA.
Chevy has another big lineup for SEMA, which gets underway in just a couple of weeks. This week the bow-tie brand took the wraps off five concept vehicles ready to take the stage in Las Vegas, one of which is the aggressive Impala Blackout concept.
Chevrolet Impala Blackout Concept
You don’t see supercar owners tracking their cars very often but one owner did at the grand prix track in Bahrain. We also have some beauty shots of the car at this link.
An autonomous Audi RS 7 will lap Germany’s Hockenheimring grand prix circuit this weekend--completely on its own. To do this it will rely on some pretty sophisticated technology including a 3D camera and almost pinpoint accurate GPS tracking. You can watch it live here.
Audi RS 7 autonomous car concept
Latvia’s Dartz has revealed a new model for its Prombrom brand, the Mercedes GL-based Black Shark. The company is promising up to 1,500 horsepower for the Black Shark and enough gadgets to make James Bond blush.
Dartz Prombron Black Shark