V8

Video: SSC Tuatara high-speed 0-200mph testing

Oct 19, 2011

Some remember the SSC Tuatara hypercar that was unveiled recently. This is going to be the successor to the brutal SSC Ultimate Aero supercar, a car that did hold the record as the fastest production...

Video: Lexus IS F crushed under Californian anti-hoon laws

Oct 19, 2011

Is it a waste? The question just keeps circulating around inside our heads. This Lexus IS F being crushed was subject to strict Californian road laws recently, as the owner was allegedly caught ‘street racing’....

McLaren ‘mega-Mac’ F1 successor to take on Bugatti Veyron

Oct 18, 2011

The successor to the incredible and famously fast McLaren F1 is on its way. Dubbed the ‘mega-Mac’, McLaren has confirmed that testing of the new hypercar has begun in Spain and in Germany. This is...

Genty Akylone unveiled as 1000hp French supercar

Oct 18, 2011

A new French supercar maker is in town called Genty Automobile, and it’s just unveiled its first car. Meet the Genty Akylone. It has 1000hp and is promising to be one of the quickest and...

Video: Ruf RGT-8 flat crank V8 prototype screaming

Oct 12, 2011

Possibly the best-sounding V8 we’ve heard in a long time, and certainly the best-sounding V8 Porsche 911. Meet the Ruf RGT-8 prototype, as previewed in this video. Ruf Automobile is responsible for some very special,...

Video: E46 BMW 3 Series custom-built drift car with 500hp LS3 6.2 V8

Oct 11, 2011

Here’s something different to the usual JDM-style tuning normally associated with the drift scene. It’s a custom-built BMW E46 3 Series Coupe drift car featuring an LS3 V8, built by HGK Racing. Yes, a BMW...

Infiniti FX50 Sebastian Vettel Edition production confirmed

Oct 11, 2011

Nissan has confirmed production of the Infiniti FX50 Sebastian Vettel Edition will go ahead, despite being unveiled at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show last month as a concept. Infiniti is also thinking of launching an...

2013 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 convertible announced

Oct 11, 2011

With the launch of the new most powerful Camaro ever heating up, Chevrolet has unveiled the 2013 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 convertible edition. The ZL1 convertible is set to make an official debut at the 2011...

Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale by Novitec with 475kW

Oct 10, 2011

The Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale is one of the finest Italian coupes on the market right now, and to give the elegant supercar even more stick, renowned Italian car tuner Novitec has come up with...

Video: 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 laps Nurburgring in 7:41.27

Oct 07, 2011

The new 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 is shaping up to be a very exciting car. Although it is yet to be released, General Motors has been undertaking extensive testing of the new model, and has...

Video: Insane dune buggy with 1800hp twin-turbo 427 V8

Oct 05, 2011

Not many words can describe this 1800hp sand dune buggy video which has recently been uploaded to YouTube. Apparently, this is with the boost set to ‘conservative’. According to a Jalonik report, this epic dune...

Video: 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG V8 with cylinder deactivation technology

Sep 28, 2011

Mercedes-Benz has made a new video to show off its new naturally-aspirated 5.5-litre AMG V8 engine (M157) that will feature in the new 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG. The engine is based off the new...