Reverse: June 15th Weekly News Recap

We backed up and grabbed some stuff you may have missed this past week. You’re welcome.

- The Audi R18 e-tron quattro sets a new benchmark in history as the hybrid car to beat at Le Mans. (via Audi)

- Apple’s new turn-by-turn navigation, real-time traffic updates and “Eyes Free” feature, enables drivers to talk to Siri with a single tap of a button. (via Reuters)

- The first running prototype of Infiniti’s hybrid sports car, the Emerge-E, will debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. (via Infiniti)

- The world’s most famous race, the 24 Hours of Le Mans, begins this Saturday; the renowned vehicle race is also a technology race. (via NY Times)

- KTM, out of Austria, hopes to take the U.S. by storm with the anticipated release of their X-bow; a crossover between a go-kart and bat-mobile. (via Auto World News)

- Mercedes-Benz wants to sell more high performance AMG vehicles over the next five years in an effort to compete with BMW and Audi…we’ll gladly help and take a few. (via The Wall Street Journal)

- Lastly we explore the vast history of Le Mans. (via BoldRide)

Here are some new standout cars released this week on BoldRide:
2012 A. Kahn Design Aston Martin DBS Casino Royale
2012 Audi R8 5.2 Aluminum
2012 DMC Aston Martin DBS Fakhuna
2012 BMW Individual 7 Series by Didit Hediprasetyo
2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee S Limited
2012 Kelleners Sport BMW M5 KS5-S
2012 Mini Rocketman Concept
2013 Nissan Juke Nismo

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