Spy photos reveal turbocharged 2014 BMW M3

Autoblog, thanks to some spy photos from Brenda Priddy & Co., has revealed some details about the 2014 BMW M3. The photos appear to confirm that 2014 BMW M3 is moving away from the current high-revving (414 hp @ 8300 rpm, 8400 redline) V8 in favor of a twin-, or perhaps, tri-turbocharged I6. Previously Autoblog reported that the third … [Read more...]

The McLaren MP4-12C sounds simply delectable

Henry Catchpole, from the UK's best automotive magazine EVO , shares his epic 3-day road trip in a McLaren MP4-12C. Some stunning photography and great video can see seen in the EVO article and Henry's blog post. The most impressive aspect of the video is the great soundtrack from the Ricardo-built M838T 3.8 litre twin-turbo V8 engine. It's … [Read more...]

World’s quickest custom Subaru BRZ from Accelerated Performance

[We've created a profile of this custom turbo Subaru BRZ. Click the link to see more information.] http://youtu.be/aBdFiFOWGms Accelerated Performance out of Toledo, Ohio claims to have the world's quickest Subaru BRZ (sister car to the Scion FR-S and Toyota 86 / GT-86). Having run the ¼ mile in 11.3 s at 127 mph this Subaru BRZ appears to be … [Read more...]

Hennessey to produce twelve VR1200’s, a 1200 HP Cadillac CTS-V coupe

Hennessey will be producing a 1200+ HP Cadillac CTS-V Coupe. Only 12 will be built. The Cadillac makes so much power that Jalopnik reports they’re baiting Bugatti to a top-speed competition with a their upcoming 235-mph four-door Bugatti Galibier. Dubbed the 2013 Hennessey VR1200 Twin Turbo Coupe, it employs a modified version of the 7.0L … [Read more...]

McLaren vs Bugatti: the 200 HP design decision

Jalopnik recently reported that Bugatti of Beverly Hills has ordered up a custom 1,200 horsepower Grand Sport Vitesse, apparently as a response to rumors that McLaren's latest supercar, said to have "1000 HP" (with a 200 HP KERS-like functionality), will make an appearance the Pebble Beach Concours. To achieve a 200 HP increase for the 1200 HP … [Read more...]