Chrysler keeping Viper… for now

Posted on July 14th, 2009
Posted on July 14th, 2009

The future of the Dodge Viper has been in question since mid 2008, when it was reported Chrysler wanted to sell the rights to it’s fastest sports car instead of discontinuing it. At first, there Read More

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Formula 1 design exhibition on at Te Papa

Posted on July 13th, 2009
Posted on July 13th, 2009

There’s a special focus on automotive design on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 August, in association with the Formula One — The Great Design Race exhibition held at Wellington’s Te Papa Museum – www.tepapa.govt.nz/f1 The Read More

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Hertz now offering Lotus Elise rentals in Italy

Posted on July 13th, 2009
Posted on July 13th, 2009

Any car enthusiast who has visited Italy would have noticed the tight, sinuous roads that wind their way through the countryside and dreamed of unleashing a sportscar on them. But until now the fastest set Read More

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Lexus IS F Convertible planned for 2011

Posted on July 13th, 2009
Posted on July 13th, 2009

Despite no official announcement from Lexus on a future IS Coupe or a high-performance F version of the new IS C Convertible, a new report claims that a Lexus IS F Convertible is in the Read More

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Jay Leno appears on Top Gear (+video)

Posted on July 13th, 2009
Posted on July 13th, 2009

Recent rumours of Jay Leno appearing on Top Gear have just been confirmed. According to Jay Leno’s Garage, the popular American late-night comedian visited Jeremy Clarkson, The Stig and the rest of the crew to Read More

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Porsche Panamera Turbo takes Cadillac CTS-V’s ‘Ring record

Posted on July 13th, 2009
Posted on July 13th, 2009

It’s been just over a year since Cadillac took the honour of fastest production four-door car when John Heinricy circulated the Nürburgring’s north loop with a CTS-V in under eight minutes. Now, Porsche has outrun Read More

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Mantide Supercar to take on Corvette ZR1

Posted on July 10th, 2009
Posted on July 10th, 2009

With a hexagon design cues and wild futuristic styling the Bertone Mantide is a new and distinctive figure in the design world. Now it is set to break into the performance world as the vehicle’s Read More

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Karmann given electric lifeline

Posted on July 10th, 2009
Posted on July 10th, 2009

German vehicle manufacturer Karmann closed its doors for the last time late last month as the company headed into bankruptcy (read news item) but their may be hope yet according to new reports. Karmann has Read More

German vehicle manufacturer Karmann closed its doors for the last ...

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