Autos: Enthusiasts

Rolls-Royce Wraith Black Badge First Look: Rolling on Carbon

Tuesday  20:10,   14 march 2017
Motor Trend

Shelby Mustang wheels on a Rolls-Royce?!The Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R's carbon-fiber rims weigh about 15 pounds less than a 19-inch aluminum wheel of similar size and performance. Lighter wheels reduce both unsprung weight and rotational inertia,[...]

Prototype Drive: Lamborghini Huracán Performante

Tuesday  20:09,   14 march 2017
Automobile

<p>In the Slipstream of Perfection: Latest Huracán variant is a Supertrofeo for the road</p>Our host for today's event is Maurizio Reggiani, Lamborghini's charismatic R&D chief. Reggiani is an utterly charming and knowledgeable top manager [...]

Sorry, You Can't Buy Hennessey's Outrageous 270 MPH Venom GT Anymore

Tuesday  20:09,   14 march 2017
Road & Track

The Lotus-based supercar that chased the world record for fastest production car is completely sold out.Shown above, the record-holding Venom GT convertible after its 265-mph[...]

The Huracan Performante will be the fastest Lamborghini yet

Tuesday  20:08,   14 march 2017
Autoblog

The successor to the Superleggera gets a new name and a crazy active aero system.That measure of speed and world domination relates to the car's Nürburgring time, which hasn't been announced yet. We'll see the camouflage-free Performante first at[...]

Why Does the Carbon Fiber Ford GT Weigh More Than 3000 Pounds?

Tuesday  20:08,   14 march 2017
Road & Track

It's a carbon-fiber monocoque with an all-aluminum engine and no hybrid nonsense. So why does the new Ford GT weigh so much?Strong numbers, to be sure. But there was a small surprise tucked in to the spec sheet Ford circulated to automotive[...]

Aston Martin's Upcoming Hypercar Will Hit 250 mph and Offer 4.5G of Grip

Tuesday  20:08,   14 march 2017
Road & Track

It was also, apparently, designed for women in miniskirts.Speaking with Australia's Motoring, Reichman confirmed that the final car will look very much like the concept. Cooling and aerodynamic issues may lead to a few tweaks here and there, but[...]

The limited-run Ferrari J50 is the coolest 488 Spider you can't buy

Tuesday  20:08,   14 march 2017
Autoblog

Only 10 will be made and you need to be a Japanese Ferrari person to get one.Just 10 of these cars will be built, and each will be customized to the taste of its owner. The J50 gets a 681-horsepower version of the 488's 3.9-liter twin-turbo V8 and[...]

The Down Payment on Your New Ford GT Is At Least $225,000

Tuesday  20:07,   14 march 2017
Road & Track

Ford demands a 50-percent down payment on the all-new GT, which starts at $450,000. Sheesh.This news comes to us from Brooks, the host of YouTube channel DragTimes, though Scottish singer and accidental GT recipient Amy Macdonald hinted at it as[...]

First Look: 2017 Lamborghini Aventador S

Tuesday  20:07,   14 march 2017
Automobile

Lamborghini launched the 2017 Aventador S, the successor to the Aventador LP700-4.&nbsp;The Aventador's 6.5-liter V-12 now cranks out 740 hp and 509 lb-ft of torque. The S model will rocket you from 0-62 mph in a blistering 2.9 seconds,[...]

One-Off Wonder: Ferrari SP 275 RW Competizione

Tuesday  20:07,   14 march 2017
Car and Driver

One-Off Wonder: Ferrari SP 275 RW Competizione The is the definition of exclusive. Limited to one single unit, the sports car, based on the Ferrari F12berlinetta, is in homage to the late Ferrari 275GTB, the brand’s V-12–powered sports car[...]

Lone Survivor: 1995 Ferrari F50

Tuesday  20:07,   14 march 2017
MSN

The Ferrari F50 has a complicated legacy. It launched in 1995, something of a transitionary period at Maranello, and didn't exactly set the world on fire. Too divisive, critics said, and too friendly. The F50 represented a major change of pace from [...]

This Is the High-Tech Skeleton of McLaren's Next Supercar

Tuesday  20:07,   14 march 2017
MSN

The picture you see above may not seem particularly special, but it represents a sea change for the supercar builders in Woking.&nbsp;The picture you see above may not seem particularly special, but it represents a sea change for the supercar[...]

How the Internet Killed Canada's First Supercar

Tuesday  20:04,   14 march 2017
Road & Track

In the 1990s, the MCV CH4 showed so much promise, but ultimately it failed. Because of the Internet.Canada's Autofocus recently wrote an in-depth feature on MCV that you should definitely, absolutely read, and it's[...]

Don't Buy a 'Cheap' Used Supercar If You Can't Afford the Insane Maintenance Costs

Tuesday  20:04,   14 march 2017
Road & Track

Just a reminder, used supercars still cost an arm and a leg to maintain.Were they clean, well-maintained examples with a lengthy service history? Of course not. But when you see a Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG for only $9500, it can be tempting to take a[...]

2017 Concept of the Year: Pininfarina H2 Speed

Tuesday  20:04,   14 march 2017
Automobile

We gave the world motor industry every chance, from the Detroit show in January through the Mondial de l’Automobile in Paris in October—where a couple of spectacular French concept cars dazzled the local populace and impressed us as well. But from[...]