Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster-2017 Frankfurt Motor Show-1 Auto Shows Frankfurt Motor Show Lamborghini News 

2017 Frankfurt Motor Show: Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster

Lamborghini finally launched the Roadster version of the Aventador S at the Frankfurt Motor show. The Aventador S Roadster comes with the same 6.5-liter, naturally-aspirated V12 producing 730 hp and 509 lb-ft of torque. The car is 50 kg heavier than the coupe but still manages a 0-100 time of 3 seconds – just a tenth of a second slower than the coupe. The top speed is the same as the coupe –  a blistering 217 mph (350 kmph).   Except for the two part engine cover like the last…

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2017 Frankfurt Motor Show: BMW M8 GTE

While we wait for the new 8 series and the hardcore M8 to arrive, BMW has given us a special treat with the reveal of the M8 GTE at the Frankfurt Motor show. The car which looks absolutely incredible isn’t just for show but is planned to race at Le Mans next year. Yes, you read that right. BMW is back to Le Mans after a six year absence. But, before the car is ready to take on the grueling Circuit de la Sarthe, it will race in the 24…

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2017 Frankfurt Motor Show: Audi R8 V10 RWS

Since it started production in 2007, the Audi R8 has only been available in four wheel drive guise, while its V10 sibling from Lamborghini had a slew of rear wheel drive variations available from the beginning. This is going to change with Audi finally bringing a rear wheel drive R8 to Frankfurt Motor show 2017. The Audi R8 V10 RWS is a limited series of 999 production cars – including both the coupe and spyder (whichever variant the customer demands)   “The R8 V10 RWS is made for purists,” said…

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2017 Frankfurt Motor Show: Mercedes-AMG Project One Hybrid Hypercar

Supercars often utilize Formula 1 technology for performance gains – pushrod suspension, KERS hybrid systems, active aerodynamics are all Formula 1-derived technologies which have long been incorporated in road going performance cars for them to go faster and corner better. But, what if you could build a road going car on top of a Formula one winning powertrain? Welcome to the Mercedes-AMG Project One – Built to celebrate the 50th anniversary of AMG, the Project One is Mercedes’ answer to Adrian Newey’s Aston Martin Valkyrie. Exterior The exterior combines a…

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