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McLaren MP4-12C supercar at Goodwood

McLaren MP4-12C supercar at Goodwood

The new McLaren MP4-12C was debuted at the 2010 Goodwood Festival of Speed and current Formula 1 world champion Jenson Button and previous title holder Lewis Hamilton take this bright orange magnificent piece of machinery for a cruise. Check out this video. [Source: EVO]

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Video: Nissan GT-R vs. Shelby GT500 Super Snake

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Audi R8 V-10 Specs Released

Audi R8 V-10 Specs Released

Audi is making a wonderful thing even better with the addition of a 5.2 L V-10 to the R8 sports car.  Making the company halo a blessing for the German marque (and a thorn for its Lamborghini property), the 5.2 is accompanied with all-wheel-drive and 525 peak horsepower.  The R8 now has larger scoops, modified LED headlamps, and slightly lower […]

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Mansory Vincero: Most Expensive Upgrade Ever?

Mansory Vincero: Most Expensive Upgrade Ever?

The Mansory Vincero may be the most expensive tuner work ever created.  The Vincero is a smoothly freshened up Bugatti Veyron with new fashionable accessories and an even more power quad-turbo W-16 engine, now rated at around 1,100 hp. The price for this French blessing?  The upgrade alone is over $980,000.  So you’ll be coughing up more than two million […]

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Pagani Brings Us…Another Zonda

Pagani Brings Us…Another Zonda

Horacio Pagani’s namesake, though relatively unknown to the masses, has caught the imagination and desire of many an American auto enthusiast.  The latest version of the Zonda, the Cinque, furthers the proven supercar formula with less weight and more propulsion. To keep the millionaire clientele interested, Pagani’s put the Zonda Cinque in open-top form.  Structural rigidity has been preserved with […]

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Specter’s Corvette GTR: Instilling Terror in a Porsche Near You

Specter’s Corvette GTR: Instilling Terror in a Porsche Near You

Specter Werks’s C6 GTR is just flashy enough to win us over at CarVersation.  While its appearance may echo polished aluminum, the body is made up in large part of light composites.  The aesthetics have been altered with a new splitter and rear-diffuser, 19″ alloys up front and 20″ out back, and a vented hood.  The Chevy LS3 V-8 has […]

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Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Wallpaper Gallery

Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Wallpaper Gallery

Here’s a plentiful wallpaper gallery of the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport in Cannes, Sardinia, and Napa Valley.  The Grand Sport, if you recall, is an open-top version of the record-setting French supercar.  The cabrio is pre-programmed to reduce its 250+ mph top speed top-down,; top-up, drivers can resume overwhelming everyone else on the road–if you ever find a place to […]

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Video: ‘Vette Versus Jet

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6muw6pqzk_c&feature=player_embedded] Y’all should know I’m not a fan of Top Gear. I utterly hate the show, the cast, the writing–hell, I even hate the magazine.  What I hate the most, however, are the absurd comparisons.  Taking an un-original page from the Top Gear crew (who did the same thing), the folks at Motor Trend have taken a sinfully fast exotic […]

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Friday Flashback: When Ford Tried to Minimize McLaren

Friday Flashback: When Ford Tried to Minimize McLaren

troy movie The Ford sports car has been an ongoing issue for the company to this very day.  The Thunderbird was a wildly popular two-seater in the 1950s, easily outselling Chevrolet’s Corvette.  Bean counters opted to enlarge the T’Bird and add rear seats, leaving GM to offer the only serious American sports car.  Ford’s top brass couldn’t argue with the […]

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Koenigsegg Buys Out Saab and Debates How to Fix It

Koenigsegg Buys Out Saab and Debates How to Fix It

download keith dvd download cadillac records movie download five moons plaza dvd Swede supercar maker Koenigsegg has purchased the Saab firm from General Motors.  GM put Saab up for sale early in 2008, but it’s taken more than a year to find a willing buyer.  Now the question is: What to do with it?  Koenigsegg’s top brass has been debating […]

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