Nissan Juke-R Confirmed for Limited Production, Delivery this Summer

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Nissan Juke-R Confirmed for Limited Production, Delivery this Summer
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Update: The price referred to in this story does not reflect American pricing. We now know that the Juke-R will cost around $590,000 in U.S. dollars. In a surprise move, Nissan announced that it will offer production versions of its insane Juke-R concept though only on a per-order basis and in a limited supply. Continue Reading...

Chevrolet ‘SS’ Nameplate Filed with US Patent Office

Chevrolet ‘SS’ Nameplate Filed with US Patent Office
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Since the early ’60s Chevrolet has used the SS badge to designate (mostly) performance oriented cars, though the harlotous name stuck itself to a few undeserving hosts over the years. More than half a decade later the automaker has finally patented the iconic SS brand, prompting us to wonder why. It seems especially strange given that over the… Continue Reading...

2013 Chevrolet Camaro 1LE Slots in Between SS and ZL1 for Under $40,000

2013 Chevrolet Camaro 1LE Slots in Between SS and ZL1 for Under $40,000
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As if there weren’t enough possibilities for the Chevrolet Camaro already, the automaker announced today that it will introduce a new 1LE performance package to further augment the already-muscular Camaro SS coupe. “With the 2013 model year, Camaro offers something for almost every driver, including: the 323-horsepower, 30-mpg 2LS; the all-new, 580-horsepower supercharged ZL1 convertible;… Continue Reading...

Ford Fiesta ST, a Baby Hot Hatch is Born: 2012 Geneva Motor Show

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Ford Fiesta ST, a Baby Hot Hatch is Born: 2012 Geneva Motor Show
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Although information is still somewhat scant, Ford says this new Fiesta ST will sport an EcoBoost, 1.6-liter turbocharged four under the hood, rated at 180 metric horsepower and some 240 NM of torque. Continue Reading...

Chevrolet Camaro and Corvette Count For a Third of U.S. Sports Car Sales

Chevrolet Camaro and Corvette Count For a Third of U.S. Sports Car Sales
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Chevrolet is laying claim to sports car bragging rights this year after accounting for more than a third of total U.S. sports car sales with their Camaro and Corvette. “We challenge any company to bring two cars to compete with the Corvette ZR1 and Camaro ZL1, dollar for dollar,” General Motors North America president Mark… Continue Reading...

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG Revealed Ahead of Geneva Motor Show Debut- Video

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG Revealed Ahead of Geneva Motor Show Debut- Video
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Power comes from 5.5-liter twin-turbo V8 that cranks out 529 horsepower, while cosmetically, the new AMG stands out via an aggressive looking aero package with a prominent front air dam, rocker panel and rear bumper cover extensions. Continue Reading...

Audi S6, S7, S8 Debut with New Turbo 4.0L V8: 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

Audi S6, S7, S8 Debut with New Turbo 4.0L V8: 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show
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According to official stats from Audi, the new 2012 S6 will sprint from 0-100 km (0-62 mph) in just 4.8 seconds; the S7 in 4.9; while the S8 will do the same jaunt in just 4.8 seconds. All three cars are limited to a stop speed of 155 mph and are said to return at... Continue Reading...

2013 Ford Mustang To Get Shelby Styling Cues And More Power

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2013 Ford Mustang To Get Shelby Styling Cues And More Power
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As for mechanical improvements, although both the 3.7-liter V-6 and 5.0-liter V-8s remain, the latter is rumored to be receiving a boost in power, to around 425 hp, in order to help put it on equal footing with the Camaro SS. Continue Reading...

BMW M Car Sales Up 14 Percent In 2010

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BMW‘s M division saw sales of its sports cars increase by 14.2 percent in 2010, to 16,967 units. The M3 remained the brand’s most popular car, with the coupe, sedan and convertible making up 10,116 units. In second place was the X6M with 3,082 units and X5M with 2,778 units. The US led the world… Continue Reading...

SEMA 2010: Ford Focus RS Is Ken Block’s Personal Car

SEMA 2010: Ford Focus RS Is Ken Block’s Personal Car
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As if we needed another reason to be jealous of Ken Block. The millionaire entrepreneur and rally driver has a full sponsorship package with both Ford and Monster Energy Drinks just got a brand spanking new Ford Focus RS thanks to The Blue Oval’s generosity. Wearing Michigan manufacturer plates, the Focus RS is painted in… Continue Reading...