Bankrupt German sports car brand Artega is back and this time the company is focused fully on battery-powered electric cars. One of its new products is a sexy little sports car called the Scalo; it can hit 60 mph in just 3.6 seconds and drive up to 250 miles on a single charge.
Honda plans to use the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show to debut its new fuel cell vehicle. The car, which is yet to be named, will go on sale next year as a direct rival to the Toyota Mirai.
2016 Tesla Model X
Tesla Motors’ [NSDQ:TSLA] Model X electric hatch is finally out in the open. There are only two variants at launch and both of them offer at least 250 miles of range, based on EPA test results. The more potent of the two will hit 60 mph in just 3.2 seconds and pass the quarter mile in 11.7 seconds.
2016 Porsche Cayman Black Edition
The 2016 Porsche Cayman range was recently expanded with the high-performance Cayman GT4, but that wasn’t all Porsche had planned. The German sports car manufacturer this week unveiled a new special edition model.
2016 BMW X4 M40i
BMW isn’t quite ready to launch dedicated M versions of its X3 and X4 small SUVs, but to satisfy buyers looking for a little extra performance there will be some new M Performance versions. The first of these, an X4 M40i, was revealed this week with 355 horsepower.
DeltaWing GT road car concept, 2015 Petit Le Mans
Entrepreneur and motorsport mogul Don Panoz is backing the development of a road car featuring the radical arrow-shape design pioneered by DeltaWing. This week we saw a concept that hints at what a road-going DeltaWing might be like.
Lamborghini Huracán GT3 race car
Lamborghini’s Huracán GT3 was unleashed at the start of this year, and its first port of call was the Blancpain Endurance Series. Next year, however, the raucous racer joins America’s United SportsCar Championship. Its first race on local soil will be the 2016 Daytona 24 Hours.
2016 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 C7.R Edition with VIN #001 at Barrett-Jackson auction
A 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 C7.R Edition has just been sold for $500,000. That’s a lot to pay for a Corvette, even for a special edition model like the Z06 C7.R Edition, but the car that went under the hammer was the version with VIN #001 and all proceeds from its sale went to charity.