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We are in awe of how modern supercar manufacturers continuously push the envelope and redefine the level of performance achievable in a car. We find and share the most important developments in the world of supercars, from major brand announcements to racing accomplishments. If it’s fast, beautiful, or a modern marvel of automotive technology, you’ll find us talking about it here.

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When Ferrari makes a track special of its mid-engined V8 supercar, it doesn’t tend to get it wrong. And so to the Ferrari 488 Pista, a car that, Ferrari says, has more motorsport in it than any of its other road cars. Subscribe now: http://smarturl.it/autocar It has the engine and aerodynamics from the Ferrari 488 …

The madmen behind the Gumpert, Apollo Automobil, will get some assistance from a DTM legend. Top Gear reports that Apollo partnered with HWA AG, the same firm who helped Mercedes-Benz perfect the CLK-GTR, The scope of this [HWA] partnership will focus on development areas such as safety, reliability, powertrain calibration, and thermal dynamics, including computational fluid …

Over the weekend, Porsche all around the world celebrated their 70th anniversary, when Ferdinand Porsche produced the 1948 Porsche 356. To honor this milestone, Porsche debuted a new concept car called the 911 Speedster Concept.  Essentially an open-top 911 GT3, it has a very spartan interior with carbon fiber seats, no creature comfort, and many …

Very few things in this world are as fast, or a beautiful as a finely tuned supercar. While you might not be in a position to buy one right now, and your need for speed is being quenched going to shows, browsing cool new car pics and racing your mates on the weekend on your …

They probably didn’t use Craigslist for this one, but a 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO was sold privately for $70 million USD. Sky News reported that one of the only 36 250 GTO’s in existence was rumored to have been sold to a classic Ferrari collector, David MacNeil. The founder of WeatherTech, those great custom-made floor …

No to Electric Lamborghini Yet

So just when we thought we’d have a competitor to the Tesla Model S, we get terrible news. Auto News reports that Lamborghini has no plans to go full electric because battery technology today can’t provide the power that Lamborghini customers expect. Maurizio Reggiani, Director Research and Development, says, “Our target is to deliver a super …

2018 McLaren 720S – The Best of Britain Blurred Lines While romping around in the new McLaren 720S, things around you quickly become a blur as you accelerate from 0-60 mph in 2.5 seconds. Pavement markings aren’t the only lines being blurred though – thanks to the 720S, so too is the line between supercars …

McLaren Senna

A bold move that is against today’s landscape is the announcement of McLaren focusing solely on supercars with no future SUV release. Unlike the competition that has ‘sporty’ SUV’s to help fund their R&D, McLaren is having none of it. AutoNews reports that McLaren will not be following Porsche, Bentley, Tesla, Jaguar, or Rolls Royce(!) …

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The Ultimate Guide to the 2018 Aston Martin V8 Vantage: Review, Price, Specs, Videos, Images, Performance & More Contents Review   Introduction   Design, Styling & Interior   Performance   Ride & Handling   Prices & Specs Gallery & Videos Original Press Release Final Verdict Introduction One of the most anticipated sports cars of 2017 …

Audi-S3-Mountainside

Three generations later, the Audi S3 is still going strong, capturing the hearts of young professionals everywhere. Evolving to be better, the S3 still has performance in mind while living to expectations that Audi is known for. The S3 is only offered in a sedan and while it looks very sleek, it does have issues. …

Alfa Romeo, the petrolhead’s favorite marque,  is now back as the lovable Italian uncle of the American car family. From 66,000 vehicles in 2014 to 170,000 forecasted by end of 2018, the brand can really do no harm with their heavy-hitting lineup. National Post reports that they’re planning to boost the brand by rolling out seven …

Comprehensive Guide To The 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS 2018 911 GT2 RS Introduction Performance & Specifications Gallery & Videos Original Press Release Final Verdict Introduction An introduction to a car that really needs no introduction. Cliché perhaps, but what needs to be said about the fastest production car to lap the Nürburgring Nordschleife? Quite …

The First Ever Rear-wheel Drive Audi Yes, you read that right. It is widely known that Audi is recognized as a manufacturer that specializes in the production of all-wheel drive vehicles. Dubbed ‘Quattro’, it’s their schtick and they’re very good at it. However, something that is less common knowledge and more difficult to imagine is …

Like a bespoke suit, tailored to your wants and desires, it fits you and only you. The buttons, the fabric, the cut… It was truly your pick. The cool part is you can do it with cars as well! The Ferrari One-Off program gives any oligarch the ability to built their own Ferrari that is …

Within the past decade or so, Formula One evolved in car design through aerodynamics and engine packaging. Gone are the days of the mighty V12 of the 1990’s and here is the world of turbochargers and energy recovery. Many have argued that current engine regulations have taken the fun out of the sport and limited …

2018 Ferrari Portofino – The Affordable, Everyday Supercar More Than Just An “Entry-Level” Ferrari? The new Ferrari Portofino is the de facto successor of the best-selling Ferrari in history – the Ferrari California T. Following in the steps of its predecessor, the Portofino is a grand touring, 2+2, hardtop convertible with its engine located in …

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