Top Marques Monaco is our type of show. Dedicated to custom coachwork and the highest levels of engineering, many incredible supercars are currently on display at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco. All the best tuners are present. Gemballa brought out four cars, including Mirage #16 and a new Cayenne-based SUV called the Tornado. Mansory has …

With the test and media days now complete, it is apparent this year’s FIAGT season will look much different than 2008’s. Many new cars are out in force including teams backed directly by Nissan and Audi. Our newest gallery features all these cars from GT1 down to GT4 around the colorful Paul Ricard High Tech …

2009 New York Auto Show Today the New York Auto Show opens its doors, revealing multiple debuts and interesting supercars. The first of our world debuts is this NISMO-tuned 370Z which was previewed the night before in Rockfeller Center. With an official absence of Ferrari, Lamboghini and Rolls-Royce, there is less to see in 2009, …

Today AMG officially announced that their E-Class sedan would be launched at the New York Auto Show. The new car uses a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission and has the same updated E-Class styling first released at the Detroit Auto Show. As an alternative, both Brabus and Kicherer can upgrade the E500 to a similar level of …

Porsche 917 Turns 40 Porsche launched the 917 40 years ago and it’s still their most important racecar to date. This dangerous, yet successful machine gave Porsche victory at Le Mans and all the other international races of its time. Porsche started their long 917 race program in 1969 with a series of 25 identical cars …

In 2009 the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance brought out the world’s best cars. Our feature Faget Varnet Delahaye is one such example that we’ve been following since its debut at Pebble Beach. Although it didn’t win the show, it was our pick for next runner up. Best of Show went to the famed Voisin Mylord, …

Only 22 seconds ahead of Peugeot, the Audi R15 TDI defeated its competition in its debut race. Dindo Capello, Tom Kristensen and Allan McNish achieved a historic victory in the 12 Hours of Sebring with the new diesel-powered sports car. The Audi drivers completed 383 laps beating the previous distance record by an impressive 13 …

2009 Amelia Island Concours The coveted Best of Show award was given to a fantastic Voisin C20 Mylord at last weekend’s Amelia Island Concours. Not even one day past its restoration completion, this Voisin was among ten or so equally spectacular cars which could have taken the same honors. All these supercars can be found …

As international endurance racing begins its 2009 season, all the major prototype manufacturers have revealed their plans. The most recent of these is Aston Martin who have developed their LMP1 together with Lola. In splendid orange and blue livery, two Gulf cars will run the LMS series and contest Le Mans. Audi’s new R15 TDI …

While we anxiously await the Amelia Island Concours next week, it would be appropriate to feature its star car, the Phantom Corsair. Highlighting an upcoming class dedicated to Bohman & Schwartz at Amelia, we finally give this car the attention it deserves. Created in 1938, this dream car was funded from the Heinz fortune as …

The 2009 FIA GT Championships don’t begin until Silverstone in May, but this doesn’t mean the teams are docile. Instead they are hard at work to prepare their cars for the upcoming challenge. Some have taken to bold steps to try new cars included the one you see here. Swiss team Kessel Racing have been …

Today the Geneva Motor Show opened, offering spectators one of the best displays in recent years. All the supercar manufacturers launched new cars including Bugatti, Ferrari, Pagani, Lamborghini, Koenigsegg and Apollo. Our photographer Dirk de Jager visited Geneva to capture a first glimpse of the Zagato-bodied Perana. We have assembled a gallery of his work …

Just before Geneva opens its doors we have three of the most exciting releases to cover. First and foremost is the return of Lamborghini’s SV model with this spectacular Murcielago LP670-4 SuperVeloce. Having 670 bhp and a weight reduction of 220 lbs (100 kg), this might be the fastest Lambo yet. AMG have used Geneva …

With the Geneva Motor Show just one week away, now is a good time to present our third preview. It starts with this feature car from the IDEA Institute in Turino, Italy. Their ERA concept celebrates 30 years of automotive design and is an update of the version released just last year. Alongside the V12 …

Today, Deisgn Zagato announced a new relationship with Perana, a South African performance vehicle manufacturer. This collaboration will result in the Z-One (Zee-One), a sexy two seater that will be unveiled at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show. The new Perana mimicks other Zagato designs such as the Maserati GS Zagato Coupe and Diatto Ottovu but …

Aston Martin V12 Vantage Every supercar enthusiast is supposed to own a V12-powered ride at least once in their lifetime and Aston Martin have just provided another reason to do so. That is, the new V12 Vantage which is set to debut at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show. Shoehorning the V12 into a V8 Vantage …

Audi has now revealed the first image of their R15 prototype that will debut next month at the Sebring 12 Hour race. After skipping the Sebring test days in favor of private testing, the car was caught finally caught last weekend. This new P1 prototype is drastically different looking from the outgoing R10 model. The …

This morning GM launched the Stingray Concept at the Chicago Auto Show. It was developed to play the role of Sideswipe in the upcoming Transformers movie, Revenge of the Fallen. Beyond a famous role, this Vette is the next step in Sting Ray evolution. It introduces just as many drastic styling changes as the Mako …

LeMans aside, the premier classic car event in France is Retromobile. Right now, the 34th edition of the show is currently underway at the Porte de Versailles in Paris. This year the organizers said more than 300 French and foreign exhibitors will present vehicles, spare parts, publications, rare objects and reduced-size models. They also announced …

Ferrari’s longest running series is also their most spectacular. Names like Testa Rossa, Spyder California, SWB and GTO have always been at the forefront of Ferrari discussion, so we decided to find the other 250 GTs. Since the Colombo V12 powered the 250 series for so long, a good number of showcars, customer specials and …

Today Porsche announced the new 911 GT3 which will undoubtedly become the basis for a new racecar. The updated model has a 3.8 liter engine that produces 435 bhp, but it’s the suspension and dynamics which make this GT3 desirable. This new GT3 comes just as Porsche’s new museum in Stuttgart opens to the public. …

Palm Beach Supercar Weekend One of the events best suited for Supercars.net has to be the Palm Beach Supercar Weekend. In just its third year, the organizers have turned their main show into huge event. This year we have photography from two guest photographers, Jasen Delgado and Blake Simon. We have assembled a highlight gallery …

It was a historic victory today at Daytona for Brumos Racing. David Donohue passed Juan Pablo Montoya with 39 minutes remaining to win in his Porsche/Riley Mk XX. This comes on the 40th anniversary of his father, Mark Donohue’s, victory in the 1969 event. Donohue joined Darren Law, Buddy Rice and Antonio Garcia to give …

Driving his Peugeot 207 S2000, Sebastien Ogier became the first junior driver to win the Monte Carlo. Today he joins the ranks of famous drivers to win the world’s most prestigious rally. This was possible because Intercontinental Rally Challenge (IRC) now govern the Monte under S2000 guidelines. Alongside the Peugeot, the entry list featured cars …

Ahead of the 2009 season, Porsche is now offering a new version of their Porsche 911 RSR. It comes after a slow 2008 season, losing to Ferrari in the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the FIA GT championship. The new design is identified easily with its characteristic louvers on the front hood. The Monte …

With the end of Barrett-Jackson’s fourth day, we can now come to a consensus on Arizona’s Auction week. Most speculation expected much lower sales due to the economy, however many blue chip cars from RM and Gooding seemed relatively unaffected. Over the last four Days, B-J has sold all kinds of automobiles. The term million …

Earlier today Pagani finally launched the Zonda R at the Vienna Auto Show in Austria. Almost all the details were released years ago, but the real car was never displayed. Photographed in bare carbon fiber, argentinaautoblog caught up with the Zonda R during its launch. With their cameraphone shots, we can now share Zonda R …

2009 North American International Auto Show Just as the NAIAS closes its doors in Detroit we have the definitive list of supercars. Despite a tough year for the industry, the manufacturers still showed their respect for Motor City and launched an impressive number of debuts. The SLR would be our top pick, alongside flagship models …

On the cusp of Autosport International, Barrett-Jackson, the Tokyo Auto Salon and Detroit’s NAIAS, there’s plenty to look forward to in January. Take for instance this Hennessey Camaro. Pushing 705 bhp from the Corvette ZR1’s V8, we haven’t seen a more exciting engine transplant since the classic ZL1. Detroit is still shaping up to be …

The first supercars of 2009 are already being launched. Among them, Ford has beat everyone to the chase with the 2010 Shelby GT500. Both the Coupe and Convertible feature a significantly updated interior which was a major complaint of the outgoing model. Today Bentley released details of their GTC Speed. This new model can be …