Tag: Sports Car

Get a POV Look at this Ferrari F430 Scuderia on the Track

Ferrari F430 Scuderia Track photo

Every year, the Cavallino Classic takes place in Palm Beach, Florida. The exotic car only event draws some of the most elite cars from around the world, but specifically many classic Ferraris. The event hosts a full Concours d’Elegance style event featuring judges, as well as a track day that draws not only modern day track weapons like FXXs, but also signature models like F40s.

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No Scion FR-S Turbo Probably Means No BRZ STI

No Subaru BRZ STI photo

I know, we were all pretty disappointed when we found out that Scion wouldn’t be giving the world an FR-S turbo (or convertible). But prepare to be even more upset: if Toyota won’t build an FR-S turbo, that probably means Subaru won’t build a BRZ STI either.

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Scion FR-S Turbo Scrapped; Enthusiasts Everywhere Mourn

Scion FR-S Concept photo

We are, to say the least, fans of the Toyota/Subaru GT86 platform around here. With the low-price, great handling, and all-around track readiness, the little sports coupe is a lovely piece of engineering. Heck, two of us on the staff own an FR-S and BRZ.

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Rejoice! A Jaguar F-Type Manual Has Arrived

Jaguar F-Type Manual photo

Last week at the LA Auto Show, Jaguar unveiled its newest iteration of the breathtakingly beautiful F-Type. However, it wasn’t some refreshed exterior or special edition. Rather, the company took the time and listened to a few critics. Thus, a proper F-Type manual transmission was born.

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Lexus RC F Shooting Brake is Itching to be Built

lexus rc f shooting brake photo

Anyone who has gone from a coupe to a hatchback can attest to one thing – the added luggage space is obvious. However, for those expecting a certain level of performance, even the hottest of hatchbacks might not deliver. So what is the stuff-hauling sports car aficionado to do?  Continue Reading »

Lexus Will Build the LF-LC Super Coupe

lexus lf lc super coupe photo

In 2012, Lexus unveiled its sleek LF-LC concept – a hybrid 2+2 sports car – as a showcase for the design and performance attitude of future products. Two years later, we’re certainly seeing that design language in the company’s new NX and RC-F. But no LF-LC … that is, until now.  Continue Reading »

2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Gets Powerful V8, Racing Chops

2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang CGI image

It’s here and it’s track ready. Ever since the new Mustang debuted, Ford fans have been aching for the rebirth of the race-oriented Shelby GT350. At this year’s LA Auto Show, though shalt not be disappointed.

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New Toyota Sports Car Could Have Hefty Price Tag

Toyota FT-1 photo

Toyota and BMW’s joint venture sportscar is coming soon. Hopefully. But now have a few hard details on just what to expect when it arrives. The mid-size sports car will be based on the FT-1 concept and have a price tag to match.

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2015 Nissan 370Z Nismo Review: Better Than It’s Ever Been

Nissan 370Z Nismo review photos

After years on the market, the Nissan 370Z hasn’t been much of a big hit lately. But there is a special place in my heart for Nissan’s Nismo performance division, which magically turns the 370Z into a car that I would actually go out and buy (knowing full well I can’t afford it).

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Why Texas Banned the Three-Wheeled Polaris Slingshot

Banned Three Wheeled Polaris Slingshot photo

As a Texan, I like the Second Amendment, cheap gasoline and, of course, telling other people how great Texas is. I also appreciate the business-friendly atmosphere and emphasis on personal freedoms. So it comes as a surprise that the Lone Star State will not allow the Polaris Slingshot three-wheeler to be sold there.

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