Tag: Coupe

This Mercedes-AMG Hypercar Rendering Will Leave You Drooling

Mercedes AMG Hypercar rendering

Imagine a world where every automaker built a 900-horsepower hypercar. It would just be a better place. One of those marques would be Mercedes-Benz — more specifically Mercedes-AMG — and said hypercar in question would hopefully look something like this. Continue Reading »

The 1959 Cadillac Cyclone Was Harley Earl’s Final Triumph

Cadillac Cyclone 2

It was the late 1950s, and Harley Earl’s tenure as head of General Motors’ style department was drawing to a close. What began in 1938 with the Buick Y-Job would end with the 1959 Cadillac Cyclone; the last of his concept vehicles to be built. Like all of his creations, it would feature both stunning design and a bevy of futuristic features that would confirm Earl’s place as one of the great visionaries of automotive history.

Continue Reading »

2016 Cadillac ATS-V Is As Quick As BMW, But Cheaper

atsv

If you were looking for an American car to take on the likes of the BMW M3 and M4, look no further. Cadillac announced today that the ATS-V coupe will start at $61,460 and the ATS-V sedan will start at $63,660.

Continue Reading »

This HRE Porsche Carrera GT Will Leave You Full of Dirty Thoughts

gemballa

The Porsche Carrera GT was already one of the most ferocious supercars to ever grab asphalt. But one German-based tuner still wasn’t satisfied. Gemballa took the 610 horsepower that was going to the rear wheels, kicked it up to 670, and changed out the clutch, creating the Mirage GT. Only 25 of these special beauties were ever created, and still, California-based company HRE Wheels felt the need to bolt on an American twist.

Continue Reading »

Ferrari 488 Gets Even Hotter With 3 New Renderings

Ferrari 488 XX 2

Long gone are the glory days of naturally aspirated engines. Today, some of the best cars on the road either get turboed to all hell, or use some sort of hybrid setup. Ferrari is not immune to change, as we saw with the turbocharged 661-horsepower 488 that debuted recently.

Continue Reading »

2015 Corvette Z06 Is The Best American Sports Car by Far: Review

2015 Corvette Z06 track photo

Until recently, I was a Hellcat fanboy. No domestic sheet metal matched the Challenger and the Charger for performance, exhilaration, and price. All that flew out the window — at extremely high speeds — after driving the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06. Sorry, Dodge Brothers, but the Corvette Z06 is a world-class supercar.

Continue Reading »

Ferrari 488 GTB Pushes Out 661HP from a Turbo V8

Ferrari 488 GTB

So long naturally aspirated V8, it was nice knowing you. This is the new Ferrari 488 GTB, and it’s the first turbocharged V8 Ferrari has shoved in any “entry level” vehicle in the brand’s history. Not that we’re complaining.

Continue Reading »

Matte Black Ferrari LaFerrari Looks Like The Batmobile

Matte Black LaFerrari

Only 499 units of the Ferrari LaFerrari were made and every last one has already been sold. This is no surprise given that it’s an utterly amazing car. Now that they’re finding their way into the hands of owners, we’re about to be treated to some fantastic customization as people make each one unique.

Continue Reading »

BMW M4 Gets Back to the Basics: Review

2015 BMW M4 Review photo

It was a Thursday. I was actually kind of nervous. I woke up knowing that in a few hours there would be a new BMW M4 in my driveway. I never usually get nervous about driving a new car. Last year I drove the Viper, the Corvette, the i8 — and not one gave me as many butterflies in my stomach as this thing did.

Continue Reading »

Watch this Tesla P85D Give a Porsche 911 Turbo a Scare

tesla-p85d-porsche-911-turbo

Few would disagree: the Porsche 911 Turbo S is a very, very fast car. But how does it fare against Elon Musk’s P85D all-electric sledgehammer? App developer Allen Wong wanted to find out, so he lined up his dual-motor P85D against the turbo’d Porsche, on what is now becoming a very notorious bit of highway. Speed ensues.  Continue Reading »