2006 G-Power G6 G-Power, the BMW specialist from way up north, is now presenting its interpretation of the M6. In their version, ideas taken from the original have been subtly reshaped. Can anyone improve on this? – G-Power think not. The classic engine conversion implemented by the engineers at G-Power, which include new pistons, valves, …

1953 Gordini Type 24S To compete with the Maserati 300S, Mercedes-Benz 300SL, and Aston Martin DB3S and Austin Healey 100, Amédée Gordini prepared the Type 24 S. It was powered by a 8-cylinder engine that was similar in design to their 4-cynlinder inline-4. The design had somewhat of a long stroke which limited the redline …

2011 Golf GTI Cabriolet Concept Wolfsburg / Reifnitz, 03 June 2011 – Volkswagen has now presented the Golf GTI Cabriolet Concept in a world debut at Wörthersee – it is the first officially built open-top version of the icon. There are plenty of good reasons for introducing this extremely dynamic concept in 2011: this year, …

2002 GM Hy-Wire Concept With the Hy-Wire and future prototypes, GM hope to reinvent the automobile. Hy-wire is a descendant of the GM Autonomy released at the 2002 North American International Autoshow. The Autonomy is a car which combines a hydrogen fuel cell with drive by wire technology. These technologies in combination allow all the …

2006 GM EcoJet October 30th, 2006, Las Vegas – What would keep a group of automotive designers up all night? ”Tonight Show” host Jay Leno, for starters, but not by his monologue or parade of Hollywood guests. This time it’s because the late-night talk show host invited the General Motors Advanced Design Studio to help …

2002 GM Autonomy Concept Autonomy is the first vehicle designed from the ground up around a fuel cell propulsion system and the first to combine fuel cells with drive-by-wire technology, which allows steering, braking and other vehicle systems to be controlled electronically rather than mechanically. According to Larry Burns, GM Vice President of Research and …

1950 Glasspar G2 The G2 was Glasspar’s roadster body that was a one-piece fibreglass design. It was occasionally sold as a turnkey sports car sometimes known as the Yankee Clipper or as a kit with a separate body. The basic body shape came from a prototype made for 1951 Los Angeles Motorama known as the …

2007 Giugiaro Vadho Concept Once again, Geneva offers the opportunity to develop research on form and contents that break away from the industrial approach that Italdesign Giugiaro adopt daily in order to supply their worldwide clients with designs that best suit their markets. The challenging diversion this year represents a niche theme meant to be …

2008 Giugiaro Quaranta Concept The “Quaranta” project is a concept car designed to celebrate Italdesign Giugiaro’s forty years of business in styling and technological research at the service of the automotive sector. The Quaranta, world-premiered at the 2008 Geneva International Motor Show, is a synthesis of Italdesign Giugiaro’s unmatched experience of automotive design. The Quaranta …

2012 Giugiaro Brivido Extensive research has gone into increasing the on-board comfort of this GT, designed and produced entirely in the company’s Moncalieri factories. The vehicle offers supercar performance, respect for the environment and the most advanced technology and innovative solutions for a working prototype which is ready to make its on-road debut. For its …

2009 Ginetta-Zytek GZ09S/2 There was always going to be a new LMP from Zytek for the 2009 season. However, new regulations for the year, announced the previous September, meant a change of thinking with regard to the nature of the Ginetta-Zytek GZ09S, as it is known. The GZ09S aero package includes a rear wing to …

2009 Ginetta-Zytek GZ09S There was always going to be a new LMP from Zytek for the 2009 season. However, new regulations for the year, announced the previous September, meant a change of thinking with regard to the nature of the Ginetta-Zytek GZ09S, as it is known. The GZ09S aero package includes a rear wing to …

2012 Ginetta G60 In the last 6 years Ginetta Boss Lawrence Tomlinson has taken the British marque from a nostalgic relic of the 60’s – 70’s and turned it into what is today a formidable player in on the British Motorsport scene. Himself an accomplished racing driver with an impressive engineering background Lawrence is gifted …

2011 Ginetta G55 Ginetta today announces exciting new plans to shake up the BTCC-supporting series, previously known as the Michelin Ginetta G50 Cup – unveiling the new Michelin sponsored Ginetta GT Supercup in which both the G50 and its highly-anticipated sister car the G55 will be eligible to compete. The radical move from Ginetta Chairman …

2008 Ginetta G50 Ginetta is to launch an all-new British sports car for 2008, designated the Ginetta G50, the car has been designed in-house at LNT Automotive’s new purpose-built factory in Leeds. The G50 is a celebration of 50 years of British sports car manufacturing by the company, and has been designed as the base …

2010 Ginetta G40 Top British race car manufacturer Ginetta today unveiled its latest launch, the Ginetta G40, before a rapt audience at the prestigious Autosport International exhibition at Birmingham’s NEC. The car, which was revealed for the first time to the general public by Ginetta Chairman Lawrence Tomlinson and Autosport’s Henry Hope-Frost, will be the …

1996 Ginetta G34 The G34 was a brave project to produce a “Ginetta” in Sweden with unofficial help from Volvo. This article from Performance car April 1995 shows some of the hopes then for the new car. Unfortunately the project folded after only a few cars where made. In Detail engine Volvo Inline-4 displacement 1998 …

1992 Ginetta G33 In Detail type Series Production Car production years 1990 – 1993 built at England production 98 price $ $ 38,000 price £/td> £19,965 engine Rover V8 position Front, Longitudinal aspiration Natural block material Aluminum Alloy fuel feed Lucas Electronic Injection displacement 3947 cc / 240.86 in³ bore 94.0 mm / 3.7 in …

1997 Gillet Vertigo In Detail engine Inline-4 displacement 1994 cc / 121.7 in³ bore 90.8 mm / 3.57 in stroke 77.0 mm / 3.03 in compression 8.0:1 power 162.0 kw / 217.2 bhp @ 6250 rpm specific output 108.93 bhp per litre bhp/weight bhp per tonne torque 290.0 nm / 213.9 ft lbs @ 3500 …

1997 Gigliato Aerosa Built by Gigliato Design Co., LTD, the Aerosa is a high end sports car that was designed and conceived in Japan by Nobou Nakamura. They unveiled the car hoping to win over customers with a price tag of $65,000, a simple Mustang V8 platform and a striking design. In 1997 Gigliato announced …

1955 Ghia Streamline X Coupé Built at the request of Chrysler executive Virgil Exner, the Gilda was an exercise in extreme styling and ambitious performance. It was created by Ghia and debuted as a showcar at the Salone di Torino of 1955, later touring around Europe, then the US. The car was nicknamed the after …

1963 Ghia G230 S Prototipo After becoming successful at bodying both American and Italian cars, Ghia began production of their own cars. This G230S is one of the first cars to be completed entirely by Ghia, but they enlisted much help from the local area. Ghia started with the Fiat 2300 S platform, but used …

1967 Ghia 450 SS Convertible The 450 SS Spyder was a creative design produced by the multi-talented and world renowned automotive designer Giorgetto Giugiaro during his association with the distinguished Italian design studio and coach builder, Carrozzeria Ghia in the mid-60’s. Motivated by the Fiat G230S Coupe on the cover of the Road & Track, …

2006 Genaddi LSR Roadster October 31st, 2006, Las Vegas – Genaddi Design Group announces the LSR, a Roadster based on the new Corvette Z06. The LSR is the next offering in a growing line of Roadster Upgrades by Genaddi Design Group and will be on display at the S.E.M.A. Show in Las Vegas, beginning October …

2006 Gemballa Turbo GT 550 Gemballa is one of the top addresses for discerning Porsche tuning. This specialist firm for car customizing from Leonberg is noted for its high-quality conversions, which, in terms of their quality, are equal in every way to the genuine article. Also, when it comes to power, customers always receive the …

2009 Gemballa Mistrale Right at the market introduction of the Porsche Panamera, GEMBALLA Automobiltechnik GmbH & Co. KG for the first time publishes images of the GEMBALLA MISTRALE and presents fascinating features. The design of the GEMBALLA luxury limousine is even more dynamic, more striking and significantly more exclusive than its serial counterpart. For perfect …

Gemballa Mirage GT Gallery Despite a name derived from the French word for ‘illusion’, the GEMBALLA MIRAGE GT is very real, and is a limited edition series of 25 very special cars based on the legendary Porsche Carrera GT. Unique and desirable, each MIRAGE GT is made specifically for its owner, and sets aesthetic, aerodynamic …