Archive for September, 2012

Photos: 2013 Maserati GranCabrio Sport

2013 Maserati GranCabrio Sport – The new Maserati GranCabrio Sport consolidates its presence on the convertible car market with completely revamped exteriors and a more powerful engine. The new front bumper, with redesigned profile to enhance aesthetics and functionality, new headlights, a new, even more powerful engine and an upgraded suspension system make the new […]

Photos: 2013 Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4

2013 Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 – The unique design with its razor-sharp lines is one of the key factors in its great success worldwide. Nearly 13,000 units have already left the Sant’Agata Bolognese factory. The Gallardo design has now been further accentuated in the new Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4. The new front end is characterized by triangular […]

Photos: 2014 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe Electric Drive

2014 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe Electric Drive – With the new Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe Electric Drive, Mercedes-AMG is entering a new era: the locally emission-free super sports car featuring advanced technology from the world of Formula 1 is the most exclusive and dynamic way in which to drive an electric car. The most powerful […]

Photos: 2012 McLaren P1 Concept

2012 McLaren P1 Concept – McLaren Automotive used its first ever international motor show appearance to preview its next generation ultimate supercar – the McLaren P1 – which takes much of its technological and spiritual inspiration from the company’s Racing division. The McLaren P1 has one simple goal: to be the best driver’s car in […]

Photos: 2013 Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Edizione Tecnica

2013 Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Edizione Tecnica – With a more determined lightweight design, a focus on high performance and a purist look, the LP570-4 Superleggera and the LP570-4 Spyder Performante mark the very pinnacle of the Gallardo family. As Edizione Tecnica, they benefit from a further improved equipment level and an even more individual look. […]

Photos: 2013 Maserati GranCabrio MC

2013 Maserati GranCabrio MC – the new Maserati GranCabrio MC completes the open-top range with a highly sporty and aggressive look, while maintaining the strengths and characteristics of a true grand tourer, ideal for long journeys. Inspired and encouraged by the considerable success of the GranTurismo MC Stradale, which was warmly received by customers thanks […]

Stephen Cox: PURE EVEL – Third Grade, Lemon Sharks, and an Authentic Motorsports Hero

Where have all the good men gone and where are all the gods? Where’s the street-wise Hercules to fight the rising odds? So I’m sitting in a Bob Evans restaurant in northern Virginia hoping for a decent breakfast before going to the track for the Super Cup race I was competing in that night. I’d […]

Aston Martin DB9 – the best of British in a Sports GT

Aston Martin is revealing full details of the latest major enhancements to its iconic Sports GT car, the luxurious and potent DB9. Appearing hot on the heels of the all-new Vanquish Super GT, the introduction of 13 Model Year DB9 gives the British luxury sports car maker the perfect opportunity to further enrich the appeal […]

Stephen Cox: America’s Lost Hobby & the Salvation of Our Youth

I have figured out what is wrong with America’s youth. They don’t race slot cars anymore. In addition to being overly tattooed, body pierced and not pulling their pants up, most of them couldn’t define “HO scale” if you held a gun to their iPad. Racing HO scale Aurora AFX slot cars with the greatest […]

RM Auctions Readies for Highly Anticipated Hershey Sale

· Final countdown underway to RM Auctions’ annual Hershey, Pennsylvania sale, October 11–12 · Auction features approximately 120 historic automobiles joined by a select series of vintage motorcycles and an assortment of memorabilia · Automobile offering led by famous 1931 Duesenberg Model J Dual Windshield ‘Barrelside’ Phaeton, winner of the epic 1932 race at Lake […]