2013 is almost at it’s end, and it’s time to reflect. In the automotive industry, that means its getting closer and closer to the time of choosing the various ‘Car of the Year’ champions.
The European Car of the Year awards are exclusively for automobile manufacturers that are based in, you guessed it, Europe.
However, what makes this award slightly different than it’s American counterpart or the World and Performance Car of the Years awards, is that the Europeans tend to focus more on efficiency rather than flash. Although – most of the worlds leading super car manufacturers hail from Europe… (more…)
Miami’s annual Art Basel event was held last week, and, instead of only featuring some of the most up-and-coming modern artists and their groundbreaking work – its also showcased the work of Alexander Mijares, and the pinnacle of his collection sure got our attention.
Proclaimed as ‘the highlight of his collection’, Mijares showcased this beautiful, unique and (very) striking hand-painted Lamborghini Gallardo. (more…)
Well if this isn’t an indication that the world is becoming more and more digitalized, then I don’t what is.
The New Port Beach Lamborghini dealership in California has just announced that they have sold their first car – a used Tesla Model S – to a customer who paid for the car using Bitcoins. (more…)
We all know AMG as Mercedes-Benz’s in house performance tuner. What many of us don’t know, however, is how AMG got started.
Finally AMG (along with Mercedes) has released a short, 10-minute documentary on the upbringing of AMG and how the German company got absorbed into Mercedes-Benz.
The documentary reveals many interesting facts, for instance; what AMG actually stands for. (more…)
This isn’t something you get to see everyday.
Ferrari’s test driver, Raffaele De Simone, recently did a video for Ferrari where he takes the viewers into his signature 458 Speciale for a ride around the track at Fiorano.
The Ferrari 458 Speciale is the track version of the 458 Italia and hence, is faster and produces more power. As De Simone takes the viewer for a virtual ride in the Speciale, he discusses some of the more important components of this very special car. (more…)
Nissan recently released a documentary on the development of the 2015 GT-R Nismo.
This is the fastest car that the company has ever built, and thus, we can understand why they are so excited to showcase the whole development process with Nissan fans and automobile enthusiasts world wide.
The documentary features interviews with key people involved in the development as well as a rundown of some of the tests and simulations executed.
The 2015 GT-R Nismo goes on sale early next year. You can start saving and check out the documentary below in the meanwhile:
Source: Motor Authority
Get ready for the all-new, all powerful, 2015 Ford Mustang. Today, Ford announced that they will be revealing the new Mustang on December 5th.
The launch will also be broadcasted globally, with synchronized live showings in Los Angeles, Michigan, Dearborn, Barcelona, Shanghai and Sydney. (more…)