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Top 5 Supercars likely to set a Nurburgring Lap Record next

The Nurburgring is the ultimate proving ground for automakers. A lap record at the ‘Green Hell’ not just validates how fast the car is but also exhibits the brand’s engineering prowess. Time and again, automakers take their new performance cars both production and track only versions to the Nordschleife to break records set by rival brands. It all comes down to the engineering at the end – the powertrain, aerodynamics, chassis and the overall calibration. In 2013, we saw the Porsche 918 Spyder set a 6 min 57 sec lap…

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Lamborghini unleashes the new Huracan Super Trofeo EVO

Lamborghini revealed an even more extreme version of the already mad Huracan Super Trofeo – The Super Trofeo EVO.  The car was revealed at an exclusive launch event at Lamborghini’s factory in Sant’Agata, Bolognese.  The brand also announced a new partnership with Swiss watch maker Roger Dubuis. The livery of the new Super Trofeo EVO will also be updated to show off the new partnership. The car receives an updated aerodynamic package while the powertrain is the same as the last car –  a  naturally aspirated 5.2-liter V10 engine that produces 611…

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McLaren Ultimate Vision Gran Turismo revealed for Gran Turismo Sport

What happens when the creator of the popular racing game title Gran Turismo asks car manufacturers to design a vehicle for the game that has all the characteristics of their brand? Well, they come up with Vision Gran Turismo concepts that exhibit their design DNA and mighty powertrains. We’ve already seen vision concepts by Mercedes-Benz, Peugeot and Bugatti. This time, McLaren has created a concept car for Gran Turismo Sport. The Mclaren Ultimate Vision Gran Turismo was released today as an exclusive choice for Gran Turismo Sport which will be available…

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Rimac Concept Two electric hypercar coming in 2018

Rimac has earned huge acclaim for its Concept One. The 1224 hp electric hypercar slammed the LaFerrari and the 918 Spyder in drag races last year. Shortly after, it was in the public eye after former Top Gear host Richard Hammond crashed it while filming for The Grand Tour. Needlessly to say, the car’s acceleration is blistering. After selling the eight production Concept Ones and two track only Concepts S models, Rimac now plans to launch another electric hypercar in the first half of 2018. The car internally named as…

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Three SUVs that Combine Technology and Comfort

The SUV market has surged in popularity within the last few years. With a rise in demand, it means that every manufacturer has upped their game and most have at least one SUV in their current range. There are a few different factors that go into what makes a great SUV but two of the most important are the technology on-board and how comfortable they are inside. Here are the three best SUVs currently available that perfectly combine comfort and technology: Volvo XC90 Volvo’s superb XC90 is one of the…

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VIDEO: Mclaren 720S is faster than a Bugatti Veyron over 1/2 mile

The Mclaren 720S isn’t just faster than its supercar rivals like the Lamborghini Huracan or Ferrari 488 GTB, it demolishes them in almost all performance benchmarks. Those who have experienced it claim that it might rival the best of the hypercars. Now, there is evidence for the same with a 720S doing a half mile run in just 15.8 seconds. If you aren’t aware of how fast that is – a Bugatti Veyron clocks 16 sec over the same distance. The Porsche 918 Spyder, which is arguably the fastest of…

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Mercedes AMG-GT R Black Series launch not imminent

We recently saw prototypes of a souped-up Mercedes-AMG GT and hoped it would be the Porsche 911 GT2 RS rivaling AMG GT Black Series. Tobiers Moers, head 0f AMG has now clarified that the car is coming but it’s still a few years away. The Black Series has been Mercedes’ hardcore performance models. It all started with the  SLS AMG Black Series. As for the prototypes, it’s difficult to ascertain if those are more than just AMG GT R mules. Moers added that the hardcore Black Series won’t arrive until the…

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Jaguar I-PACE Electric Cars to Race in one-make eTrophy

Jaguar revealed the new I-PACE electric race car at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. 20 cars will race in a one-make eTrophy which will be run alongside Formula E during the 2018-19 season. In all, 10 races will be held during Formula E weekends. The Jaguar I-PACE can be seen as a electric touring car. It is powered by four electric motors – one at each end. The combined output of the setup is 395 hp and the electric motors produce 516 lb-ft of torque. A 90 kWh battery pack…

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VIDEO: How do you film a Bugatti Chiron at 249 MPH?

Bugatti recently added a new world record to its name. The Bugatti Chiron accelerated to 249  mph and then back to zero in just 42 sec – a rare feat. The car maker released a video where the record-setting Chiron was being tracked at speeds exceeding 350 km/h (217 mph). But, to do that you need a vehicle that can keep up with the Chiron. So what vehicle was used as the tracking car? Well, the answer to that question is pretty simple. Bugatti used another Chiron as a track…

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Aston Martin to use 6-cylinder Mercedes engines

Aston Martin already uses Mercedes-AMG supplied electronics and engines for its cars. They recently revealed a new DB11 which shares its V8 with the Mercedes-AMG GT. The upcoming Vantage will also receive the same turbo-V8.  Now, in an interview with Drive, Aston’s Vehicle Line Director, Paul Barritt revealed that the company is considering sourcing 6-cylinder engines from Mercedes to meet stricter fuel emissions for its cars. “We will just keep a watching brief and see what fits in with our plans. You can see the direction of travel within the industry…

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