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Mid-engine Corvette C8: What we know so far (Design, Engine, Price)

A mid-engine Corvette is coming to take on the Ferraris and McLarens. The mid-engine Corvette has been in the news for quite sometime now. Test mule of the Corvette C8 have also been spotted on multiple occasions. But now, armed with insider information, Hagerty has come up with a speculative rendering. So, this is what the new Corvette might look like. Design & Chassis The upcoming Corvette C8 will have its engine in the middle allowing for a low front scuttle. It might feature a similar front fascia as the…

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Mid-engine Aston Martin Vulcan concept-Adrien Fuinel-1 Aston Martin News 

More Details emerge on Aston Martin’s 488 Rival

Aston Martin is on a roll. Along with the Valkyrie Hypercar and Vanquish replacement coming up, it also plans to add a mid-engined supercar to rival the likes of Ferrari 488 and Mclaren 720S to its lineup. Until now, we didn’t know much about the car. But now, Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer has provided some interesting details on the development of the new car to AutoBlog. Palmer has set his eyes on the 488 GTB as the car’s main rival. He believes the 488 is currently the best car…

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Mid-engine Aston Martin V12 Supercar coming in 2021

Update: Aston Martin’s Andy Palmer has confirmed that a mid-engine model is under development. The new sports car will arrive in 2021 and will be the company’s first mid-engine V12 offering. “The mid-engined V12 488 rival would bring true beauty to the segment and that function would follow form,” Palmer said. Red Bull’s Adrian Newey who has designed the Valkyrie could also work on Aston’s next supercar. A V8 was earlier thought to be on cards, however a mid-engine V12 supercar would certainly shake up the segment. It will Aston…

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Mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette C8 spy shots-2017-1 Chevrolet News 

SCOOP: Chevrolet’s Mid-Engine Corvette C8 Spotted Again

Prototypes of the upcoming mid-engine Corvette C8 have been out testing for a while now. The last time test mules were spotted it was back in July 2016. Now, here’s another set of spy shots of the much awaited mid-engine Corvette for the first time in 2017. The Corvette C8 was spotted cold weather testing alongside a Corvette ZR1 prototype. Due to the heavy camouflage, it’s difficult to comment on what’s hiding underneath. However, the low front scuttle and a wide rear deck lid gives it a unique profile that can be easily…

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Jaguar Considering a Mid-Engine F-Type Sports Car

Jaguar is considering a mid-engine F-Type to replace the current generation model. Jaguar design boss, Ian Callum revealed this while speaking to Road & Track on the sidelines of the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show. Callum told Road & Track that, a mid-engine F-Type would be the right product for the British brand and that it has been the topic of serious discussion internally at Jaguar. “I think we’ve got more permission to break the mold. Our F-Type, before the one that became the production car, the previous design concept…

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Porsche 960 digital rendering News Porsche 

Ferrari-Rivaling Porsche 960 Supercar Delayed

Porsche’s product development team should’ve been working on a new mid-engine supercar. But,  it seems like plans of a Ferrari-rivaling model have been put on hold for the moment. So, the much rumored Porsche 960 won’t come out until 2026, according to Automotive News. CAR Magazine first reported about the Porsche 960 in April If you recall, we published a story about the Porsche 960 back in April, 2016. CAR Magazine had found out through their sources that a mid-engine Ferrari-rival was under development. It was believed that Porsche wanted a…

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Mid Engine Corvette C8 to debut at 2018 Detroit Auto Show Chevrolet News 

Mid Engine Corvette C8 to debut at 2018 Detroit Auto Show?

Car and Driver has dug up some information about the Corvette C7 replacement. The much rumored mid engine Corvette C8 could well be on its way as early as 2018. According to an “impeccable” source, the MY2019 C8 Chevy Corvette will debut at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show. We can expect to see a revised version of the pushrod V8 that powers the C7 Corvette making around 500 hp. However, the main difference will be the mid-engine layout that might put off some Corvette purists. Having said that, The current C7 Corvette will…

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2017 Porsche 718 Boxster S-1 News Porsche 

Porsche 718 Boxster Turbo-4 Goes on Sale in the US

The 2017 Porsche 718 Boxster and 718 Boxster S is a completely new car and it has just been unveiled. That’s according to the makers of the Boxster who have a reputation for extremely dreary design updates that aren’t much different from older versions. While, the new Porsche 718 Boxster borrows the same convertible top, boot lid and windshield from the previous generation, we are still not sure if Jeremy Clarkson would have words of praise for the new “Cockster”. That aside, it is does seem like the designers have been…

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Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 burnout Chevrolet News 

Corvette ZR1 due in 2017 with mid-engine setup

Latest reports about the next Corvette ZR1 suggest that the fastest and the most powerful Corvette will be based on the next generation instead of the current C7 Stingray. The next-gen of C8 Corvette is also believed to be based on a completely new platform with a mid-engine setup. Which also means that the successor to the C7 will be a mid-engined, no-nonsense sports car. GM could be looking to target the likes of Ferrari, Mclaren and Lamborghini with their new model. As it is, the C7 Corvette Z06 is…

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Porsche Boxster S News Porsche 

Porsche 718 baby Boxster coming in 2016

If you are a Porsche fan, it’s time for you to rejoice. Porsche is set to launch a new roadster under the Boxster model. That would make it cheaper than the current Boxster which sits at the low-end of the Porsche range. According to CAR Magazine, the 718 roadster would be a bare-basic two-seat sportscar at an affordable price. In recent times, Porsche has expanded their model range with the addition of the GTS versions. This time, the company will move down the ladder and create a no-frills, no-nonsense sports…

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