VW has lifted the veils off the GTI Roadster Vision Gran Turismo car, designed exclusively for the Gran Turismo 6 video game. It will be added to the PlayStation 3 exclusive title Gran Turismo 6 in a free update in June. VW will also present a full-scale model of the car in May at the Wörthersee G...
Subaru will build a second generation of the BRZ sports car sharing the underpinnings with the Toyota GT85 and Scion FR-S. The two will jointly develop a follow up to the current generation.
Subaru president Yasuyuki Yoshinaga told Autonews that it wouldn’t be viable for Subaru to build the car by itself if it weren’t for Toyota’s volume. The executive’s comments came in response to an article on the Australian website Drive, which quoted the car’s chief engineer from Toyota as saying Subaru may not be involved in the next generation.
Nissan has decided to showcase its special nano-paint technology that repels mud and everyday dirt on a Nissan Leaf. They call it the world's cleanest car, in a reference to both its zero-emission to its self cleaning paint.
Peugeot has announced two new “Crossway” special edition models for the 2008 and 3008 crossovers in France. Both will go on sale in July, and will be displayed at the Paris Auto Show in October.
The 2008 Crossway is based on the Allure trim level and features 17 inch Eridan Gris Mat alloy-wheels, darkened rear windows, compass plates on the front wings and a compass sticker at the rear. It also features the Peugeot LED track ambiance lighting. Engine options include the 1.6-liter VTi 120 BVM5, 1.6-liter e-HDi 92 BVM5 and 1.6-liter e-HDi 115 BVM6.
EVO magazine thinks that the Porsche Cayman GTS has the best sounding exhaust ever. The 3.4-liter six-cylinder boxer engine, which delivers 335hp (340PS) in the Porsche Cayman GTS, gets a sports exhaust that makes it sound better than lesser Caymans and better than its rivals – according to the Brits.
Brazilian Eduardo Galvani created a concept that's suitable for both the rainforest and the desert. Called Nimbus, it is only a 3D model for now, with no hope of it making into production, but it does reflect some creativity in it.
The new Mazda2 has been tested on a Japanese track and clear shots of the video show off the car's interior entirely. The new model will have the new efficiency and performance boosting SKYACTIV. Check out the video below: