Volkswagen has announced that production of a new Midsize SUV will take place in their Chattanooga, Tennessee plant, bringing an additional 2,000 jobs to the region. The manufacturer will be investing an estimated $600 million and expanding the existing facility by 538,000 square feet to get ready for the upcoming CrossBlue Concept-based vehicle.
For this year’s SEMA show, Dodge is adding a little spice to the age-old V8 muscle car recipe: four-wheel-drive.
That’s right, a muscle car with 450bhp that splits power between all four tyres. Why? To make the car more usable year-round and improve performance. But, more than that, it’s a very public litmus test by Mopar to see if you guys like the idea.
Christian von Koenigsegg is the owner of the company that builds Koenigsegg hypercars. They are plenty scary. Now, it appears Christian is interested in building something even scarier: a track-only special.
SIN Cars, İngiliz mühendisliğinin desteklediği bir Bulgar markası… R1 GT ise, son yıllarda gördüğümüz en ilginç ve ekonomik SuperSport!”
Though this isn’t the first continuation Daytona (Superformance already offers a licensed replica), Shelby’s is arguably the most authentic to date. The 50th anniversary Daytona Coupe is actually more than just a replica, sporting modern disc brakes and a stronger frame, and including an aluminum body option, a first for continuation cars.
When HKS moved into its massive new factory site towards the end of the ’80s, it didn’t abandon the old buildings that up until that time had served as the company’s main HQ. To this day the old site continues to be operational, offering space for the numerous top secret R&D projects that the tuning giant is continually involved in.
Contrast this ludicrous Ferrari FXX K with the Aston Martin Vantage GT12 we showed you earlier today. Yes, vastly different cars, in price and capability—most importantly, the FXX K will never see a road, at least legally. Also, two very different philosophies, and two very different sounds. The GT12 sounds more like a WWII warbird. It’s a snorty,growly thing.
Hondas are very popular motorcycles for beginners. Many riders start out on Honda CBR250s, Ninja 250s, or Ninja350s. They’re small and light, and easy to handle. They’re a bit underpowered for their size, and no one will mistake them for highway cruisers. Once a rider hits around 200 pounds on the scale and 6 foot on the tape, those bikes begin to look like Vespas between their legs. Many riders looking for an entry level bike that they won’t grow out of in a few years are choosing the Honda CBR 500R instead.
McLaren’s first ever Sports Series Model for 2016 is already creating quite a stir amidst automobile lovers, thanks to its supreme-performance engine and impeccable design. Described as the ‘most attainable and usable McLaren to date’, by Donna Falconer, product manager for the Sports Series, the McLaren 570S encompasses all the qualities of a race car with slightly altered design and other specifications in order to accommodate the everyday driver.