Porsche Carrera GTS Coupe and Cabriolet Officially Revealed [Paris 2010]

Porsche Carrera GTS Coupe and Cabriolet Officially Revealed [Paris 2010]
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Porsche has just unveiled its new Carrera GTS model at the Paris Auto Show, expanding the Carrera lineup to a total of four models. And it doesn’t get much better than this. The Carrera GTS takes the S model’s 3.8-liter flat-six and ups power by 23 ponies for a total of 408-hp, while 310 ft-lbs… Continue Reading...

Porsche 911 Speedster World Premiere [Paris 2010]

Porsche 911 Speedster World Premiere [Paris 2010]
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Debuting alongside the Carrera GTS, Porsche has just unveiled the new, limited edition 911 Speedster at the Paris Auto Show. An homage to the original 356 Speedster just 356 versions of this convertible sports car will be offered. Powered by a more powerful version of the 3.8-liter flat-six engine, the Speedster makes 408-hp and is… Continue Reading...

Lamborghini Sesto Elemento (Sixth Element) Officially Unveiled [Paris 2010]

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Lamborghini Sesto Elemento (Sixth Element) Officially Unveiled [Paris 2010]
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After much anticipation, Lamborghini has finally released it’s Paris Auto Show debut – a carbon fiber concept vehicle dubbed the Sesto Element (Sixth Element). Weighing just 2,202-lbs, it is named after the sixth element in the periodic table of the elements – Carbon. And as mentioned, this is a serious carbon fiber machine, taking even… Continue Reading...

Jaguar C-X75 Revealed as Stunning 780-HP Electric Supercar Concept [Paris 2010]

Jaguar C-X75 Revealed as Stunning 780-HP Electric Supercar Concept [Paris 2010]
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With styling hints reminiscent of the stunning XJ220, Jaguar has just released the first photos of an 780-hp range-extended electric supercar concept ahead of its official debut tomorrow at the Paris Auto Show. Along with being achingly beautiful, as a range-extended electric car it has a propulsion system similar to that found in the Chevy… Continue Reading...

Ford Focus ST Revealed as 247-HP Hot Hatch [Paris 2010]

Ford Focus ST Revealed as 247-HP Hot Hatch [Paris 2010]
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Ford has just released full details on its new Focus ST hot-hatch ahead of its Paris Auto Show debut tomorrow. And this is no Euro-market only boy racer. Nope, the Focus ST will be available in North America as a 2012 model starting in 2011. True, it’s no RS model, but thanks a a turbocharged… Continue Reading...

Lamborghini Sesto Elemento Revealed as a 2,200 Lb Carbon Fiber Supercar [Paris 2010]

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Lamborghini Sesto Elemento Revealed as a 2,200 Lb Carbon Fiber Supercar [Paris 2010]
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After news of the new Italian supercar concept leaked yesterday, Lamborghini has now revealed its carbon fiber technology concept ahead of its debut at the Paris Auto Show tomorrow. Weighing just 2,202-lbs, the Sixth Element (or Sesto Elemento as Lamborghini calls it) is named after the sixth element in the periodic table of the elements… Continue Reading...

Lamborghini Sesto Elemento Technology Concept Leaks Ahead of Paris Auto Show Debut

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Lamborghini Sesto Elemento Technology Concept Leaks Ahead of Paris Auto Show Debut
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For weeks Lamborghini has been teasing us with images of what many assumed was the next Murcielago. Our sources indicated that it would be a “technology concept” and that now appears to be the case with French site BlogAutomobile getting its hands on a single image and some particularly juicy information about what is to… Continue Reading...

Lotus Planning GT2 Class Racer Based on ‘Future Road Car’ Plus LMP2 Entry

Lotus Planning GT2 Class Racer Based on ‘Future Road Car’ Plus LMP2 Entry
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Lotus is set to shake up the sports car industry at the Paris Auto Show on Thursday when it unveils numerous new vehicles and concepts, while announcing new industry partnerships and racing programs. From Indy Car to the Lotus Cup, much of the details have already been discussed, but Lotus has just announced two new… Continue Reading...

Citroen Readies Next Generation DS3 Rally Car, Teases With Really Strange Video

Citroen Readies Next Generation DS3 Rally Car, Teases With Really Strange Video
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With the huge success of their C4 rally car, Citroen has a lot to prove with their DS3 successor. Having already claimed three driver’s championships and two manufacturer’s championships in four quick years, the DS3 will have a ton to live up to. Obviously the playing field is a tad different with the new 2011… Continue Reading...

MINI Countryman WRC to Debut at Paris Auto Show

MINI Countryman WRC to Debut at Paris Auto Show
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MINI will officially debut the new Countryman WRC rally car at the Paris Auto Show later this week. A selection of spy photos and videos of the car have already surfaced online, but MINI has been quick to clarify that the car was not wearing its official WRC bodywork. Joining the WRC car will be… Continue Reading...

Infiniti IPL G Convertible to Debut at Paris Auto Show

Infiniti IPL G Convertible to Debut at Paris Auto Show
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Infiniti has just announced it will debut the IPL G Convertible at the Paris Auto Show. Like the coupe model unveiled several weeks ago at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, the IPL (Infiniti Performance Line) Convertible makes 348-hp from a 3.7-liter V6 and includes a long list of performance and aesthetic enhancements. Additional modifications include… Continue Reading...

Ferrari 599-Based SA Aperta Convertible to Debut at Paris Auto Show

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Ferrari 599-Based SA Aperta Convertible to Debut at Paris Auto Show
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To celebrate Pininfarina’s 80th anniversary, Ferrari has released its most exclusive vehicle ever – the SA Aperta. The name itself is in honor of Sergio and Andrea Pinfarina and just 80 of the vehicles will be built – all of which have already been sold. For the record, that’s just a fifth of the production… Continue Reading...

MINI Scooter E Concept Officially Revealed Ahead of Paris Auto Show Debut

MINI Scooter E Concept Officially Revealed Ahead of Paris Auto Show Debut
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MINI has just officially revealed not one, but two of its MINI Scooter E Concepts that will officially debut at the Paris Auto Show next week. Created to bring together a youth-oriented lifestyle element and sustainable mobility, the scooters take significant design cues from the MINI lineup of cars while using a lithium-ion battery pack… Continue Reading...

Rolls-Royce to Display Five Bespoke Models at Paris Auto Show

Rolls-Royce to Display Five Bespoke Models at Paris Auto Show
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Rather than introduce a new model at the Paris Auto Show next week, Rolls-Royce will show-off its in-house vehicle customization expertise, allowing owners to ensure their already exclusive Rolls is one-of-a-kind. In total, the regal British coachbuilder will display five bespoke models including the gunmetal metallic long-wheelbase Phantom above. In addition to the custom Phantom,… Continue Reading...

Peugeot EX1 Electric Roadster Concept Set To Debut At Paris Auto Show

Peugeot EX1 Electric Roadster Concept Set To Debut At Paris Auto Show
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Celebrating its 200th anniversary, Peugeot will be showing off its EX1 electric roadster concept at Paris Auto Show at the end of the month. The EX1 is a uniquely designed, lightweight two-seat roadster that’s all electric. Peugeot even claims that their concept car “has already broken several world records for acceleration from a standing start.”… Continue Reading...

Porsche 911 Speedster Revealed Ahead of Paris Auto Show Debut

Porsche 911 Speedster Revealed Ahead of Paris Auto Show Debut
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Porsche has just announced that along with the new Carrera GTS model it will also unveil a limited edition 911 Speedster model at the Paris Auto Show. An homage to the original 356 Speedster just 356 versions of this convertible sports car will be offered. Powered by a more powerful version of the 3.8-liter flat-six… Continue Reading...

Lamborghini to Unveil Technology Concept at Paris Auto Show

Lamborghini to Unveil Technology Concept at Paris Auto Show
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Contrary to previous rumors and reports, Lamborghini will not unveil the successor to the Murciélago at the Paris Auto Show at the end of the month. That might leave you to think we’ll see the next generation Gallardo on the stand – but that would also be inaccurate. Instead, the series of photos Lambo has… Continue Reading...

Lotus Elite Supercar Revealed Ahead of Paris Auto Show Debut With 612-HP

Lotus Elite Supercar Revealed Ahead of Paris Auto Show Debut With 612-HP
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Lotus has just revealed what it claims is just the start of a “new era” for the historic British sports car maker; a 612-hp supercar dubbed the Elite. Output comes from a 5.0-liter V8 (likely sourced from the Lexus IS-F), but rather than that car’s 400+ horsepower number, the Elite makes an incredible 612-hp at… Continue Reading...

Lotus Refreshes CEO’s Esprit V8; We Get the Hint

Lotus Refreshes CEO’s Esprit V8; We Get the Hint
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Oh Lotus, you think you’re just so clever don’t you? With rumors flying that the British sports car company will be unveiling the next generation Esprit at this year’s Paris Auto Show, Lotus has just released these photos of company CEO Dany Bahar’s personal Lotus Esprit. Along with a thorough detailing, Bahar’s Esprit received a… Continue Reading...

Lotus Announces New Custom Engine Partnership With Toyota

Lotus Announces New Custom Engine Partnership With Toyota
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For years Lotus has relied on Toyota engines to power its incredible sports cars. Tuned by Lotus engineers, powerplants like the 1.8-liter 2ZZ came alive in lightweight Lotus vehicles, while Toyota’s reputation for quality, reliability and durability meant that owners never had to worry about how many miles they put on their car or how… Continue Reading...

2011 Chevy Aveo Interior Revealed

2011 Chevy Aveo Interior Revealed
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Set to debut at the Paris Auto Show, Chevy has already given us a look at the all-new 2011 Aveo – but these leaked photos are our first glimpse at the sub-compact car’s interior. Taking design cues from the rest of the Chevy lineup and retaining some of the features from the Aveo RS Show… Continue Reading...

Mystery Audi Revealed as RS5-Based Sport Quattro ‘Anniversario’ Concept

Mystery Audi Revealed as RS5-Based Sport Quattro ‘Anniversario’ Concept
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The mysterious Audi spotted earlier this week in Austria is not the upcoming R4, but rather a concept car based on the RS5. According to a report by AutoBild, the car is designed to celebrate the original Sport Quattro model and is being built under the aptly named “Anniversario” title. With design cues taken from… Continue Reading...

2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS: New Pictures

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2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS: New Pictures
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Several weeks ago Mercedes officially revealed the second-generation 2012 CLS – but at the time we only had hyper-processed CGI images. Now the German automaker has released a selection of photos of the actual car out and about in the real world and we have to say it looks even better. No official details have… Continue Reading...