Top Viral News Stories of the Week: August 10 - 17, 2014

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

Through social media, some stories have a life of their own. has compiled a list of this week’s most shared stories through Facebook, Twitter and Google+.

This week our most popular stories all revolve around this year’s Pebble Beach Automotive Week and its plethora of luxury and exotic debuts. At this year’s events in Monterey, California luxury automakers from all around the world prepared several debuts with the most viral stories coming from Lamborghini, McLaren and Jaguar.

Lamborghini Huracán Super Trofeo Officially Debuts

Lamborghini has officially pulled the cover off its Huracán Super Trofeo race car.

McLaren P1 GTR Puts 1,000 Ponies on Pebble Beach

McLaren just revealed what might be the products that steals the show at Pebble Beach this week with a staggering 1,000 hp.

F-Type Project 7 Has Loads of Power, Costs Gobs of Money

For just under $166,000, you could own the most powerful and strangest looking Jaguar F-Types yet.

Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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