Reigning Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton certainly has a passion for interesting cars. Already the owner of a Pagani Zonda, it’s been revealed that Hamilton has now expanded his collection with a Ferrari LaFerrari and a 1967 Ford Shelby GT500 recreation.

It’s been 20 years since Lotus rolled out the Series 1 Elise. To mark the milestone, the British automaker has launched a special edition version of its current Elise, the Series 2.

British billionaire Richard Branson has hinted that his Virgin empire may eventually expand into the world of electric cars. He said his company has teams of people of working on the zero-emission vehicles, and that Virgin could one day be competing against the likes of Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA].

You’ll find all of these and more in today’s car news, right here at Motor Authority.

Lewis Hamilton Expands Car Collection With LaFerrari, Shelby GT500

Lotus Celebrates 20 Years Of The Elise With Special Edition Model

Richard Branson: Virgin Has Teams Of People Working On Electric Cars

Honda Expands Takata Airbag Recall To Include 2001 Accord, 2004 Civic, 2008 Pilot

2016 Bentley Mulsanne Speed First Drive

Where Can Tesla Legally Sell Cars Directly To You? State-By-State Map

2016 McLaren Sports Series Spy Shots (With Spider Convertible)

2015 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Review

First Alpine Model To Be Called “AS1”, Second May Be An SUV Or Hybrid

Green 'Alternative Power' Vehicles No Longer A Top 10 Segment In 2014: Report


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