Carbon Fiber

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The Five Most Pointless Carbon Fiber Car Accessories

Carbon fiber is great. It's had applications across a whole spectrum of sports and technology and allows the construction of objects that are stronger and lighter than the equivalent metal object, and - lets face it - it looks pretty cool too. We may even see it becoming used in widespread car... read more

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Audi focused on lightweight structures

Audi Latest To Form Carbon Fiber Partnership

The common theme of late amongst the major luxury automakers is to form industry partnerships with experts in the field of advanced lightweight structures, with an aim to... read more February 16, 2011 by

BMW Megacity Vehicle official teaser

Report: BMW May Lease First Batch Of Megacity Vehicles

With the launch of its new Megacity Vehicle, BMW’s first production vehicle with an electric drivetrain and full carbon fiber construction, the luxury automaker will... read more February 4, 2011 by

BMW M6 carbon-fiber roof

Daimler Forms Carbon Fiber Joint Venture With Japan’s Toray

As we first reported back in April of last year, German auto giant Daimler and Japanese carbon specialist Toray will be forming a partnership to speed the development and... read more January 26, 2011 by

Lexus LFA carbon fiber loom

Video: Lexus LFA Carbon Fiber Loom In Action

In the latest episode of the Lexus ‘The Hard Way’ promo, a series that details the intricacies involved in manufacturing Lexus vehicles, the automaker shows off... read more January 19, 2011 by

Aston Martin One-77

Despite $1.87 Million Sticker, Aston Martin One-77 Is Sales Success

Earlier this year reports came out claiming that the upcoming Aston Martin One-77 supercar, which is to be produced in a limited run of just 77 cars, had already been sold... read more December 6, 2010 by

2010 Paris Auto Show Lamborghini Concept sixth teaser

Lamborghini Drops Sixth Teaser For New Paris Concept

The 2010 Paris Auto Show gets underway this week, and that means so is Lamborghini's upcoming Paris concept. Today we have a new teaser image of the concept in addition to... read more September 28, 2010 by

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Abarth Coupe Could Be Built On X-Bow Platform

The return of Abarth is a success for Fiat. The hot little 500 Abarth has a waiting list, and for those wanting a bit more room could go for the more modern Grande Punto... read more August 3, 2010 by

Lamborghini carbon-fiber

Lamborghini Announces Advanced Composites Research Center (ACRC)

Having already established the Advanced Composite Structures Laboratory (ACSL) at the University of Washington in the U.S., and having recently shown off its carbon-fiber... read more July 12, 2010 by

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McLaren Coming Up With F1 Successor For 2012

 Even with the arrival of the Bugatti Veyron, the McLaren F1 considered by some to be the best supercar of all time. Where the Veyron is practical and luxurious to drive... read more July 7, 2010 by

Audi's Tony Stark Innovation Challenge

Audi R8 Spyder Now Comes With The 4.2L V-8

When Audi’s R8 Spyder was announced, the sole engine choice was the top-of-the-line 5.2L FSI V-10. There was nothing wrong with the amazing Lamborghini-sourced engine, but... read more July 1, 2010 by

2010 Chevrolet Corvette 2-door Coupe w/3LT Instrument Cluster

2011 Chevrolet Corvette Prices Revealed

Prices for the upcoming Corvette have been revealed and on display on Corvette Blogger. For the most part, all prices have increased only $20 across the model range. The... read more June 8, 2010 by

2010 BMW M3 GTS

Rumor: BMW Already Sets Sights on M3 GTS-R

Hot off the trail of BMW winning the Nürburgring 24-Hour Race, an interesting post popped up on A poster by the name of scott26 has mentioned that BMW might... read more May 18, 2010 by

Aston Martin Carbon Black Edition V12 Vantage and DBS

Aston Martin Brings V12 Vantage To U.S.

 Nelson Ireson over at our sister site, Motor Authority has gotten word that Aston Martin will start to bring the Aston Martin V-12 Vantage here to America. The car was... read more May 7, 2010 by

2012 Audi R8 GT

Audi Unleashes Driver-Focused Audi R8 GT

Audi has taken the Audi R8 with the 5.2L FSI V-10 and gave it a similar treatment that Lamborghini gave the Gallardo Superleggera and is calling it the R8 GT. Like the... read more May 1, 2010 by

2012 Audi R8 GT

560 Horsepower Audi R8 GT Storms In

BMW has enjoyed some success with its CSL range of stripped out ready-to-race M3s and Mercedes-Benz has delivered several of its own lightweight Black Series models. That... read more May 1, 2010 by


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