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New 2014 Chevrolet Corvette C7 to get 7-speed manual – report

Sep 24, 2011

General Motors engineers are currently hard away at work developing the upcoming 2014 Chevrolet Corvette C7, which will, according to internal sources, come with a new seven-speed manual transmission. We’ve come used to seeing the...

2012 BMW M5 – manual, ceramic brake and Active Sound Design options

Sep 23, 2011

According to various international reports, the new 2012 BMW M5 will come with the option of a six-speed manual transmission. A ceramic brake option is also said to be on the cards, while BMW has...

Video: 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 gets angry on the Nurburgring

Sep 23, 2011

Chevrolet has been spotted testing the upcoming 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 on the famous Nurburgring. And by the looks of this video, Chevrolet is very serious about the ZL1, and is making sure the most...

Video: Lexus LS TMG Edition testing on the Nurburgring

Sep 23, 2011

Remember the very aggressive-looking Lexus LS TMG Edition that was spotted in a trackside garage a few days ago? Well, a video of it testing on the Nurburgring has just been posted up on YouTube....

New BMW M6 to debut mid-2012

Sep 23, 2011

BMW is continuing development of the new 2013 BMW M6 which is scheduled to hit the international market halfway through next year. Like the previous generation, the M6 will be a high-performance coupe based on...

Video: 2012 BMW M5 reaches 300km/h on autobahn

Sep 22, 2011

BMW test engineers have taken the new 2012 BMW M5 out onto the autobahn in Germany and given it some stick, reaching speeds of around 300km/h (187mph). Video footage of one of the runs has...

Ultimate Racing Championship brings back retro Le Mans racing

Sep 22, 2011

You may have heard of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, well now there’s going to be an Ultimate Racing Championship (URC). The URC will become part of the American Le Mans Series from 2012 onwards and...

Audi RS 5 Cabriolet patent images found

Sep 21, 2011

Patent images of an Audi RS 5 Cabriolet have been found, providing sure-fire proof that the future Audi lineup will include a high performance Audi A5-based convertible. These images, first found by Carscoop, show what...

KICHERER Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster Supersport GT/R

Sep 21, 2011

German Mercedes-Benz tuner KICHERER has released images of what they call the KICHERER SLS Roadster Supersport GT/R based on the new Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster. These images of the KICHERER SLS Roadster Supersport GT/R showcase...

Ford GT crashes into pole, burns, driver and passenger survive

Sep 20, 2011

If you take a close look, the front of this crashed Ford GT is no where near the burnt out shell. The fact both of these drivers survived this crash is testament to sheer luck....

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series confirmed

Sep 19, 2011

Perhaps the most stunning Mercedes-Benz model currently in the showroom, the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Gullwing, is about to get even hotter. Think Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series and SLS AMG GT3 for the street. (BRABUS...

For Sale: 1986 Mercedes-Benz 560SL R107

Sep 17, 2011

There’s no better sign of ‘I was rich in the ‘80s’ than a Mercedes-Benz 560SL R107. The R107 chassis was built from 1971 through 1989, and to this day, it is the second-longest single series...