VW's latest 2015 Passat for Europe gets unveiled. The automaker wants to extend their reach over to more premium offerings like the BMW 3-Series, Mercedes-Benz C-Class and sister company Audi's A4.
"The new Passat gives the right answers to the major automotive trends of its time," commented VW G...
Jaguar's new XE has a lot of tech. It features an all-new InControl infotainment system with an 8 inch touchscreen and full smartphone integration for both iOS and Android devices. It also functions as a Wi-Fi hotspot for multiple devices.
Lamborghini Huracan's racing version is called Huracan Super Trofeo. Set to debut at Pebble Beach, it sports an aggressive aerodynamic kit and a massive rear wing and air diffuser, side skirts and bigger air intakes.
The Renovo Coupe is nothing but stunning. It is a two-seat coupe built on a Shelby CSX9000 chassis and gets to 60mph in 3.4 seconds. The automaker says it produces 500hp and 1,000 lb-ft of torque running a 740 volt battery pack which is double the size of a Tesla Model S battery.
Saleen just added a whole bunch of awesome to the Tesla Model S. This is their Pebble Beach showcase - the Saleen FOURSIXTEEN. Based on the model S P85 Performance model, it launches the car faster off the line and has revised suspension that can be optioned to an adjustable setup for road and track.
BMW announced its one of a kind i8 featuring a Frozen Grey Metallic paint job and Dalbergia Brown leather interior treatment. It includes "Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Edition” laser etching on the door sills as well as a plaque on the rear parcel shelf which sees the signatures of senior BMW executives who played key roles in the i8 project. It will auctioned off by Gooding & Company at the 64th Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegancea weekend, August 16-17.
Design Boom sat down with Ferrari's Senior Vice President of Design, Flavio Manzoni to talk about the inspirations behind the F12 Berlinetta. Here are some excerpts of the interview. Check out full article here.
Bonhams will be auctioning off this 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO. It might just be the most anyone has paid for a car. According to estimates the final price could be as high as $75 million, according to Hagerty Group.
Autonomous cars are going to be useful and great because this just happened. A driver is just sitting where he's supposed to without touching the steering wheel, pedals or shifter. It's just cruising the German autobahn.
Jaguar Land Rover's Special Vehicle Operations unveiled the first Lightweight E-Type prototype. It features an aluminum bodyshell with doors, trunklid, hardto and bonnet made from aluminum.
Under the long bonnet, the six-cylinder XK engine mirrors the original 3,868cc power units, with an aluminum block. Both carburettor and fuel injection versions of the engine produce 340hp at 6,500 rpm and 280 lb-ft (380Nm) of torque at 4,500 rpm.