There are more Mustangs on the road in Tampa, Fla., than anywhere else in the country, so Paul Randle and his team headed south.
The Mustang chief engineer gathered about 40 of the vehicle line's key team members - those responsible for everything from product development to personalization to marketing - and flew from Dearborn to Florida to interview nearly 70 performance car owners last month. In addition to those pulling up in Mustangs, pa
The unique and celebrated prototype Jaguar ‘E2A’ as driven by no fewer than four of the world’s greatest racing drivers is to be offered for the first time at auction, headlining Bonhams & Butterfields’ annual Quail Lodge sale, in California, on 15 August 2008. It is expected to fetch in excess of $7-million.
Presented in wonderfully original and unspoiled ex-works condition, this unique and immensely important British sports-racing legend
The second race of the FIA GT Championship, at the Monza circuit, ended in a glorious victory for Christophe Bouchut/Xavier Maassen with the no. 3 Corvette C6.R of the Belgian Selleslagh Racing Team (SRT). As a result, the French/Dutch combination now leads the championship. Bouchut/Maassen started the 2-hour race from the first row and crossed the finish line with a lead of approximately 25 seconds on the runners-up. “The entire weekend was just perfect,” said Maassen. “Our team chose the perfect race strategy and
An open cockpit, an engine producing more than 220 kW (300 hp) and a host of technologies borrowed from the world of motorsports – the Audi TT clubsport quattro is an uncompromising driving machine. Audi is presenting an updated version of the spectacular showcar and sensation of 2007 at the Worthersee Tour, the big meet for Audi and VW enthusiasts in Reifnitz (Karnten), Austria, from May 21 to 25.
Purism at a premium level – this was the goal
Eden Project Green Car Show: Newly formed Liberty Electric Cars Ltd is investing 30 million GBP in the re engineering of large luxury cars and 4 x 4s into emission-free, high performance electric vehicles. The company will design and manufacture a unique electric drive-train platform to power a wide range of large vehicles, which will also have the flexibility to incorporate emerging technologies. Annual vehicle production, which will include the
Citroën is set to add a touch of class to the estate car world with the introduction of the stylish, dynamic and eminently practical C5 Tourer which goes on sale on 17th June.
Immediately impressive from any angle, the Tourer adds a new dimension - and a lot more space - to the C5 range, as one of the most luxurious ‘estate’ cars in its class. Bringing a fresh new approach to a market where good looking design is often passed over for practica
Four UK Subaru fans are to put the manufacturer’s original model, the 360cc microcar, to the ultimate test - a 2,000-mile rally through some of Europe’s toughest terrain including Italy’s Stelvio and Gavia Passes.
And not only does the ‘Liege-Brescia-Liege’ rally commemorate the 50th anniversary of the original but also the 50th anniversary of the launch of Subaru of Japan’s first passenger car.
It is the world’s only International rally for sub-500cc cars and has attracted over 75 entrants, some of whom will
F-1 racer Jenson Button to be first European customer
Honda Aircraft Company, Inc., today began European sales of the HondaJet advanced light jet at the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) by introducing its first customer in the region - F-1 racer and business entrepreneur, Jenson Button. To provide sales and service support to its customers in Europe, the company announced that it will establish a new European netwo
The two-liter TDI unit under the bonnet of the Audi A3 TDI clubsport quattro delivers 165 kW (224 hp) and musters up 450 Nm (331.90 lb-ft) of torque – the sort of pulling power normally associated with a sports car. The show car races from 0 to 100 km/h (62.14 mph) in just 6.6 seconds and attains a top speed of 240 km/h (149.13 mph).
Four-cylinder TDI with common-rail injection system
Displacement of 1968 cc, output of 165 kW (224 hp) and torque of 450 Nm (331.90 lb-ft)
Optimized exhaust system, s
Antonov, the automotive technology company, is returning to first principles in order to develop the radical low cost transmission systems required for ultra low cost cars.
“We have unique experience of mechanical automatic shifting and alternative launch systems gained over almost 20 years,” says John Moore.
Coming to a road near you, the car that calls for help after a crash, alerts the police if it’s stolen and puts an end to high-speed car chases.
A new system from car parts and logistics giant Unipart will automatically alert police if a car is involved in a serious accident or is stolen.
Called Neo-Trac, the sophisticated black box pinpoints the exact position of the vehicle using satellite tracking, linked with computerised mapping.
So even if a motorist ends up upside-down, unconscio
Lamborghini Gallardo 2006
Brakes & Tires
ABS, vented disc/vented disc
All Wheel Drive
235/35 ZR19 - 295/30 ZR19
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