Now that VW has announced the opening of their new 3-D printing center at their Wolfsburg facility, it’s a good time to take a look at where 3-D printing technologies are, currently. The center brings “the most highly advanced generation of 3-D printers to the Volkswagen Group“. Partnering with HP, VW plans to 3-D print […]
Once again, Audi takes lighting to the next level. Taking inspiration from stereo equalizer LEDs, Audi’s lighting engineers are incorporating the latest lighting technologies into the Audi e-Tron with a “Less is More” approach. And it speaks volumes!
Drag Racing Battle of the SUVs! Who would have ever guessed that would one day become a thing? DragTimes pitted the new Lamborghini Urus against the Tesla Model X P100D. Who do you think wins? It was closer than I anticipated..
According to Romain Dumas, of course you can go rally in a Porsche Cayman GT4. WRC Deutschland 2018 has a rather unusual entry in their line-up in the form of a Porsche Cayman GT4 RGT. It’s not unusual for a Porsche to enter Rally, there have been many before it, but a Porsche Cayman GT4? […]
If you’re looking for the formula for success, look no further than the new Porsche GT2 RS Clubsport. Here are the ingredients: Dry sump 3.8-liter twin-turbocharged flat six 690 hp equating to 182 hp/liter! 553 ft/lbs torque Limited to 200 examples Now, when you’re telling your great-grandchildren the story behind the future infamous barn-find, you’ll […]
Based off the fantastic Ferrari F12tdf underpinnings, this “special” one-off Ferrari SP3JC is indeed special. Let’s address the bombastic livery only a mother could love. It reminds me of pre-road trip prep where you go to town with blue tape. Not the look you want to drive around in all the time! Ferrari cleverly absconds […]
Mercedes-Benz have unleashed to the unsuspecting public their new track focused MB AMG GT R Pro. Horsepower from the 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 is rated at 577 hp and 516 ft/lbs of torque to propel the modified 2-door sports car to 60mph in 3.5 sec. Top speed is pegged at 198 mph, just enough to get […]
DTM will replace the normally aspirated V8s and rely on more efficient, more powerful, 4-cylinder 2.0 turbos as their spec powerplants for the 2019 DTM season. The Audi RS5 DTM will use a 2.0 TFSI unit many will be familiar with as Audi uses this configuration in a good amount of their street cars. Even […]
First the specs for the Audi E-Tron GT: Built by Audi Sport GmBH, the all-wheel-drive Quattro with torque vectoring puts out a hefty 590hp. Using their “flat-floor” architecture (more on that in a bit) resulting in an extremely low center of gravity, handling will be encroaching on super-car territory. Think Audi R8 type handling from […]
This super rare Porsche 930 Slant Nose was tuned and massaged by Kremer Racing back when Blaupunkt Radios were state-of-the-art, cassette player and all. Google it if you don’t know what a cassette player is. This beauty will be auctioned off December 8 by RM Sotheby’s Petersen Automotive Museum Auction and for a little history […]