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Top Gear’s Top 10 Concept Cars of 2013

Published by on Jan 8th, 2014, No Comments

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2013 has come and gone, and with the passing of another year, so comes the inevitable lists. Whether its the best new apps on the market or favorite celebrity hairstyles, people tend to (really) like making lists about things at the end of a year.

And it’s not any different in the auto industry. Of course, if there is one player in the auto scene that is know for making lists and ranking cars, it’s Top Gear. And here they have done it again, ranking their Top 10 Concept Cars of 2013:  (more…)

Short film ad for the Porsche Panamera combines fire and ice

Published by on Jan 7th, 2014, No Comments

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If there is one way to ensure you get the most out of your marketing budget, it is to have a competition involved somewhere, somehow. And that is exactly what Porsche did for their new Panamera.

In an effort to produce a sleek, beautiful and highly creative advertisement, Porsche invited ten filmmakers to produce a short film for the Panamera that would serve as its commercial.

The tagline read: “Thrilling Contradictions”, which meant these ten filmmakers had to come up with a film that revolves around breathtaking contradictions. (more…)

Look at this stunning, hand painted Lamborghini Gallardo

Published by on Dec 17th, 2013, No Comments

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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…)

Test Driver, Raffaele De Simone in a Ferrari 458 Speciale

Published by on Dec 3rd, 2013, No Comments

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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…)

Aston Martin Vantage V12 vs Vantage GT 4

Published by on Nov 14th, 2013, No Comments

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The popular Drive channel on YouTube is back with another thrilling episode full of pricey, spicy and fast automobiles.

This week, they take  one of the world’s most beloved super car brands (and also James Bond’s preferred ride), Aston Martin, and pit two different models against each other.

Two drivers take on the road to establish whether a Aston Martin Vantage V12 or Aston Martin Vantage GT 4 is the best.

with the V12 being called the ‘ultimate hot rod’ and the GT 4 labelled as a ‘gentleman’s race car’ it’s really interesting to see which Martin fares better.

Check it out below:

Pagani Huayra Powerslides

Published by on Nov 4th, 2013, No Comments

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A Pagani Huayra is a sight for sore eyes. Not seen very often, but surely one of the more impressive super cars out there.

The Italian engineered sportscar has earned itself quite a reputation. One of them being it’s Top Gear record, that, might we add is still standing to this day.

The Pagani Huayra is the fastest  road-legal and streetworthy car ever to go round the Top gear test track, setting a time of 1 minute 13.8 seconds. (more…)

7 Supercars race to 300km/h – Video

Published by on Oct 31st, 2013, No Comments

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It’s not everyday that you get to see some of the world’s most powerful super cars take on the challenge of surpassing the 300km/h mark. But, today is one of those days that you do.

At the Quicksilver Exhaust Vmax 200 event, a lot of powerful cars attempted to make it to 300km/h down a runway. (more…)

Ferrari Celebrates their 30th Anniversary in China

Published by on Oct 24th, 2013, No Comments

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Anniversary’s usually call for some sort of celebration, and the 30 year mark calls for a rather big celebration.

Now, considering that it is the world’s most famous supercar’s anniversary in (over the top) China, you can kind of imagine what their celebration will be like.

If you thought momentous, extravagant and very OTT – then yes, you are correct. (more…)

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