The current Rolls-Royce Phantom has been around since 2003, if you can believe it. Of course, a 14-year run isn’t a patch on the 22 years enjoyed by the previous ultra-exclusive Roller, the Phantom VI. But that was probably as much to do with Rolls-Royce’s dire financial straits at the time.
Ladies and gents, we give you the new Bentley Continental Supersports. Thanks to a reworked version of the 6.0-litre twin-turbocharged W12, power sits at a nice round 700bhp while torque has been stretched to 750 lb ft. That’s enough to launch the 2.3-tonne two-door from 0-60mph in just 3.4 seconds and charge to the horizon […]
General Motors has revealed its most extreme Chevy truck yet, and it’s set to be tested by the US Army. The Chevrolet Colorado ZH2 is an off-road electric vehicle equipped with a massive hydrogen fuel cell, which can even act as a portable power source. Despite its hulking size, at over six-and-a-half feet tall and seven […]
Paris Motor Show hosts racy new Hyundai RN30 concept car that hints at a production model, plus new i20 WRC car Hyundai has revealed a fired-up concept car called the RN30. It’s based on the new Hyundai i30 hatchback, and previews the brand’s first ‘N’ car, kickstarting a new performance division for the Korean brand.
Citroen’s star of the 2016 Paris Motor Show is the CXPERIENCE, a plug-in hybrid which could become a future replacement for the old Citroen C5 family car.4
Lexus has revealed its UX SUV concept at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. Lexus says that the new concept simply “takes Lexus’ design language to the next level”, rather than previews a new model.
French automaker Renault unveiled a stunning electric concept car called the Trezor. It comes with three separate driving modes: neutral, sport, and autonomous. It can get to 62 mph in less than 4 seconds.
News from Maranello. This is the Ferrari GTC4Lusso T, a rear-wheel-drive, turbocharged V8 version of Ferrari’s rather good all-wheel drive V12-engined grand tourer. Set for a Paris Motor Show debut, the T will be the ‘entry-level’ GT4C. Under its lengthily bonnet is the 3.9-litre V8 also seen in the California T, here producing 602bhp and […]
Mercedes unveils S600 Pullman Guard. World’s dictators rejoice Maybach-loving heads of state, we have some good news. The twin-turbo V12 Mercedes-Maybach S600 is now available in super-long, armoured ‘Pullman Guard’ spec. The price? A cool €1.4million – €900,000 more than the non-armoured Pullman.
Rumors on the internet claim that tech giant Apple has been in talks to either buy or invest in UK-based F1 team and supercar maker McLaren. The deal is claimed to be worth between USD1 billion to USD1.5 billion. Apple’s possible interest in McLaren is beyond the F1 team and the carbon-fiber sports cars as […]
In celebration of the 20th anniversary of its seven-year championship run, Saleen is poised to bring back the S7. From 1996 to 2002, the American manufacturer in turn won over a dozen racing championships, all of which helped tune the S7. The signature hypercar, now referred to as the S7 LM, is a limited edition […]