Supercars

  • Ferrari charity auction in Japan

    Ferrari held a special charity auction in Japan this past weekend where the Italian automaker helped raised more than $724,000 in aid relief for victims of the island nation’s recent earthquake and tsunami disaster. Over 200 passionate clients and collectors participated in the charity auction, which took place at the Italian embassy in Tokyo. Most of the money came from the sale of the first Ferrari FF in Japan, which was picked up by an architect from Tokyo, Masaharu Seno. However, Ferrari also auctioned off some shirts signed by the Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro Formula 1 team. All...

  • Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 live photos
    Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4: From Sketch To Reality

    From the very first time the designer puts his or her pencil to paper, right up until the car is taken for its maiden journey outside the factory, the creation of the Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 is a process of endless quality, bespoke craftsmanship and faultless engineering. The video below...

  • 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 the 24 Hours of Le Mans from 1998 to 2000, as well as a win at the 24 Hours of Daytona during the same period. Now, with a...

  • Bugatti Veyron L'OR Blanc Grand Sport
    The Porcelain (And Functional) Bugatti Veyron

    Bugatti introduces a one-of-a-kind porcelain Veyron Grand Sport.

  • 2013 Lotus Esprit
    Lotus Planning Esprit Roadster, Targa And Superleggera Models: Report

    Only a week ago we reported that Lotus was planning a turbocharged version of its new in-house developed V-8 engine for a high-performance ‘R’ version of its upcoming 2013 Esprit supercar, and now we have details that a ‘Superleggera’ flagship model is also planned. This...

  • Audi R8 V8 Limited Edition
    Audi R8 V8 Limited Edition Celebrates Le Mans Victory: Forbidden Fruit

    To celebrate its recent win at the recent 24 Hours of Le Mans, Audi is releasing a limited run of custom R8 supercars based on the entry-level V-8 model. The only problem is that all 100 units planned will be sold exclusively in the UK. The special edition models will be called the Audi R8 V8...

  • 2011 Hennessey Venom GT

    Watch the Hennessey Venom GT testing in John Heinricy's hands as it prepares for the Goodwood Festival of Speed hillclimb.

  • Risi Competizione Ferrari 458 Italia GT race car
    A Day At The Races With The Ferrari 458 Italia

    It seems like only yesterday that the beautiful Ferrari F430 began to grace the streets. But at the 2009 Frankfurt Auto Show, Ferrari announced its successor--the 458 Italia. With an array of new technologies borrowing heavily from the investment in Formula 1, this would be a car that was easier to...

  • Ferrari 599 GTO
    Ferrari Buyers Still Love Red, But More Colors Becoming Prevalent

    Everyone knows Ferraris are meant to be red, don’t they? Well, perhaps not as the number of Ferrari models leaving the factory in Maranello in the classic red paint scheme is on the decline. Just a decade ago, a whopping 85 percent of all Ferraris built sported red liveries. Today, that...

  • Porsche at the 2011 Nurburgring 24 Hours
    Porsche Takes Top Honors At Nurburgring 24 Hours Race

    Porsche has done it again, managing to win its fifth Nurburgring 24 Hours endurance race in six years. This past weekend’s race, in particular, was one of the most exciting and dramatic 24 hour races at the Nurburgring, but in the end there could be only one clear winner: Porsche together...

  • Elton John with friends and the chrome Audi R8 Spyder
    Audi And Elton John Raise $988,000 With Two Chrome R8 Spyders

    Believe it or not, this isn’t just some blinged-out supercar that a rap star or Arab Sheik became tired of. It is in fact an official Audi creation, two of which were auctioned off at the annual White Tie and Tiara Ball that took place last Thursday at the home of Sir Elton John and his...

  • 2013 Lotus Esprit
    Lotus Planning ‘R’ Performance Models With Turbo Power: Report

    Earlier this week we brought you the first details about Lotus’ new in-house developed V-8 engine, which is set to appear in the upcoming Esprit supercar as well as several other new models currently in development at the automaker’s Hethel facility in the UK. Here we divulged that the...

  • Aston Martin V12 Zagato race car

    The stunning Aston Martin V12 Zagato is set to tackle the notorious Nurburgring-Nordschleife this weekend during the thrilling Nurburgring 24 Hours endurance race, but you can get a preview of the sights and sounds of the car at the famous track right now. Aston Martin has released a new video showing the pair of V12 Zagatos that will be competing this weekend, one red (Zag) and the other green (Zig), as they were running up some practice laps. See if you can spot the Nissan GT-R and BMW M3 the V12 Zagatos encounter as they tear up the track. Enough time wasting, go ahead and click play now...

  • Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button at the McLaren dealership in London
    Lewis Hamilton And Jenson Button Attend McLaren Launch Event In London

    What would have potentially been a very ordinary affair turned out to be quite the opposite, with Formula 1 stars Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button joining McLaren boss Ron Dennis in London last Monday for the launch of the automaker’s new retail network. The two F1 champs took time to pose...

  • Aston Martin V12 Zagato race car
    Aston Martin V12 Zagato Gears Up For Nurburgring 24 Hours Race

    We are just days away now from the 2011 Nurburgring 24 Hours endurance race taking place at the famous Nurburgring-Nordschleife circuit in Germany. Each year the race sees literally hundreds of drivers compete, with participants ranging from amateurs in small road legal cars with roll-cages and...

  • 2013 Lotus Esprit
    First Details On New In-House Developed Lotus V-8

    We’ve known for some time that Lotus was working on a new V-8 engine for its upcoming Esprit supercar, even word that the automaker was pulling funding from other projects to ensure that both the new engine and the supercars that it will eventually power are truly world class. Now the first...

  • 2012 Ferrari FF
    2012 Ferrari FF Mega-Gallery

    Love it or hate it, the 2012 Ferrari FF marks a bold step for Ferrari into relatively new territory. Not only is the shooting brake body a first for a volume model from the Italian automaker but the car also sports its first all-wheel drive system. If just a year or two ago you said Ferrari would...

  • Gazoo Racing Lexus LFA race car
    Le Mans Winner André Lotterer To Pilot Lexus LFA At Nurburgring 24 Hours Race

    Just two weeks after his thrilling win at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in the number 2 Audi R18 TDI, German driver André Lotterer will take to the notorious Nurburgring-Nordschleife for the equally arduous Nurburgring 24 Hours endurance race. Lotterer will pilot one of two Lexus LFAs that will...

  • Wrecked Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder Performante LP570-4

    This horrible looking wreck is the aftermath of a crash involving the very rare Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder Performante LP570-4 and brazen celebrities participating in the 2011 Dodgeball Rally that took place recently. The image above was posted by 22-year old Spencer Matthews on his Twitter following the crash last Thursday. The British actor was not the driver but asleep in the passenger side with the crash occurred just outside of London. It’s not clear who was driving the $350,000 exotic but we do know that the car was on loan. The car is believed to have skidded in wet weather and...

  • Lexus LFA race car at the Nurburgring
    Gazoo Racing Prepares Lexus LFA For Nurburgring 24 Hours Assault

    Last weekend we were treated to the annual 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race and in just a week’s time we’ll be enthralled by another 24 hour long race, the equally arduous Nurburgring 24 Hours at the famous Nurburgring-Nordschleife in Germany’s pristine Eifel hills. The...

  • Akira Iida drifting the 2012 Lexus LFA
    Akira Iida Drifts The 2012 Lexus LFA: Video

    With a screaming 4.8-liter V-10 engine channeling 552 horsepower through its rear wheels, few other production cars are more suitable for drifting than the 2012 Lexus LFA. Take an expect driver like Akira Iida, a man that’s competed in Japan’s Super GT touring car series as well as the...

  • McLaren MP4-12C
    McLaren MP4-12C Order Books Filled Out For The Next Three Years?

    The McLaren MP4-12C is set to go on sale in the U.S. in the coming months but before it even lands the car is already being called the best supercar in its segment, although admittedly many of its initial reviews have described it as a bit cold and clinical. Nevertheless, as the first new McLaren...

  • Audi R8 GT Spyder live photos
    Audi R8 GT Spyder Mega-Gallery And Video

    We have a new set of live photos of the Audi R8 GT Spyder fresh from its debut at the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race this past weekend. The sultry soft-top supercar is now set for an official world debut at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show but we already have the full details for you to ogle. Like...

  • 2013 Lotus Esprit Concept
    Lotus Esprit Coming In 2013 With Unique 570-Horsepower V-8: Report

    The 2013 Lotus Esprit is to be the first of a new-generation of luxurious sports cars from one of the most renowned performance marques in the industry. Styled under the watchful eye of former Ferrari designer Donato Coco, the new Esprit has already been previewed in concept form and is destined to...

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