V8

Video: 2012 BMW M5 makes 331kW (444hp) at the wheels

Dec 23, 2011

The new 2012 BMW M5 twin-turbo V8 is a machine, we all knew that, but just how much of a machine is the question. PP Performance in Germany were lucky enough to get hold of...

Hennessey Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 twin-turbo with 800hp

Dec 21, 2011

Hennessey is at it again, this time releasing a preview ‘Christmas card’ rendering featuring an upcoming Hennessey Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 twin-turbo package offering 800hp. That’s 597kW in an SUV. Hennessey Performance is renowned for...

VATH Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG V63 Supercharged with 500kW

Dec 19, 2011

If you own a C 63 AMG, chances are, you are happy with its power. For others, there’s the VATH Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG V63 Supercharged package. Yes, a meatlovers wrapped in pepperoni with a...

2012 BMW M6 Convertible spotted undisguised

Dec 14, 2011

A 2012 BMW M6 Convertible has been spotted, completely undisguised at Bayonne Military Ocean Terminal in the US. This is the all-new version that will feature the 2012 BMW M5 twin-turbo engine. The images were...

Video: 2012 BMW M5 drifts on beach to support London athletes

Dec 14, 2011

In this video, BMW gets up to some auto-mischief in the new twin-turbo 2012 BMW M5. The location is the Pendine Sands, a quiet beach in Wales. Precision driver, Wolfgang Weber, was thrown the keys...

2012 Bentley Continental GT V8 unveiled, in Australia in August

Dec 12, 2011

Bentley has revealed the new 2012 Bentley Continental GT V8 ahead of its 2012 North American International Auto Show debut. This is the vehicle that Bentley released a teaser on last week, previewing sounds of...

GC10-V8 BMW 1 Series M Coupe widebody race car – video

Dec 09, 2011

And you thought BMW 1 Series M Coupe tuning had reached its peak. Well, maybe you didn’t, but this GCA GC10-V8 BMW 1 Series M Coupe (Global Concept Automobile) certainly comes close. On the outside,...

G-Power 2012 BMW M5 tuning program begins

Dec 08, 2011

German tuning company, G-Power, renowned for the BMW M5 Hurricane, is starting work on the new 2012 BMW M5 twin-turbo V8. In preliminary tuning, the company already sees 620hp (463kW). It’s going to be exciting...

Video: 2012 BMW M5 vs 2012 Mercedes-Benz E 63 AMG vs Panamera vs XFR

Dec 07, 2011

EVO magazine in the UK has just released a video of a drag race between a 2012 BMW M5, 2012 Mercedes-Benz E 63 AMG BiTurbo, Jaguar XFR, and a Porsche Panamera S. Before you watch...

2012 Ford FPV FG MkII range prices announced

Dec 06, 2011

FPV has released prices for the new 2012 Ford FPV FG MkII range. All models will feature a new touch-screen 8.0-inch Interior Command Centre (ICC) infotainment interface, some exterior styling tweaks, and a no-cost optional...

Video: 2012 Bentley previews new 4.0 V8 engine sounds

Dec 06, 2011

Bentley will start adopting a new Audi 4.0-litre V8 for its upcoming models next year, replacing the current 6.0-litre W12 in the Continental GT. The videos below, one simply called ‘Bentley’s potent new soundtrack’, is...

For Sale: twin-turbo 454 Jaguar Mk 10

Dec 05, 2011

Jaguar cars are generally regarded as being majestic, luxurious and quintessentially British. This twin-turbo 454 Jaguar Mk 10 for sale is a bit different. It’s still luxurious, but you wouldn’t really call it majestic, and...