Priced at $1.89-million and limited to just 80-units worldwide, the Koenigsegg Regera is the company's first hypercar to not have a gearbox. You read that right, the traditional gearbox has been replaced with Koenigsegg Direct Drive, or in other words, a hydraulic clutch, the three lightweight electric motors and a 9 kWh battery pack. This reportedly saves around 440 pounds compared to having a double clutch gearbox. Continue reading for a video, more pictures and additional information.
Here's a first look at the all-new Lamborghini Aventador 750-4 SV. It weighs 110-pounds less than its predecessor and gains 50-horsepower, pushing it to 750hp. It has a top speed of 217mph and can go from 0-62mph in just 2.8-seconds. Inside, you'll find sleek sports bucket seats, carbon fiber door panels, and an optional infotainment system (available at no cost if desired). Continue reading for a video and a photo of the interior.
The Phantom was Rolls-Royce's replacement for the original Silver Ghost. Introduced as the New Phantom in 1925, the Phantom had a larger engine than the Silver Ghost and used pushrod-operated overhead valves instead of the Silver Ghost's side valves. According to Jalopnik, this particular "1925 Phantom 1 was originally bodied and sold as a Hooper Cabriolet to one Mrs. Hugh Dillman of Detroit, MI. Amusingly enough, it seems the car never left England before it again changed hands and was purchased by the Raja of Nanpara. It was at this point that the Rolls discovered its true fate at the hand of the Belgian coach builder Jonckheere Carrossiers. The car was rebodied in the entirely fabulous hand crafted aero-coupe livery you see today." Click here to view the first image in this week's WINS gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a car driving in reverse at full speed on a Polish highway.
When vintage hot rods meets futuristic street car, you get the Sbarro Eight made by students at the ESPERA Sbarro Montbeliard school. Powered by a 3.2L twin-turbocharged, Masserati-sourced V8 engine that generates 368HP, it sports OZ Racing Ultraleggera wheels in a staggered stance (rear tires are wider than front). The interior is no slouch, with plenty of real wood and leather accents, custom built fiberglass seats, along with a Parrot Asteroid Smart car radio connected to a 6.2-inch display. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the five most popular viral videos of today - including a crazy gyoza cannon.
Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus (SCG) has unveiled the sleek 003S, its road-going supercar and racecar twin, before they both head to the Geneva Motor Show for their world debuts. This hypercar was inspired by the LMP1/LMP2 prototypes and designed at Granstudio in Turin, Italy, with engineering duties handed over to Podium Engineering and Paolo Catone, who previously worked on the 24 Hours of Le Mans winning Peugeot 905 and 908. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The Aston Martin Vulcan isn't just another concept vehicle that will never see the light of day, but rather a real vehicle designed for the track. Limited to just 24-units worldwide and priced at a cool $2.3-million, it packs a 7.0-liter V12 engine, pumping out a monstrous 800 horsepower, under the hood. Continue reading for a video, more pictures and additional information.
Most sportswagons are boring, the Kia Sportspace is not. Designed at Kia's Frankfurt design studio, it features what the automaker calls a "unique and captivating body shape," with the presence of a smaller, sportier car thanks to its sloping roof, curvaceous rear and short rear overhang. He adds: "We set out to design a car that is a totally new breed of grand tourer - one for active people who need reasonable cargo space on the weekend, but don't want to compromise moving around in style, comfort and with an element of sportiness." Continue reading for two videos, more pictures and additional information.
If Batman (Bruce Wayne) purchased a new Lamborghini, it'd probably be the Mansory Huracan. Set to be unveiled at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, the Mansory edition is still powered by the Huracan's 5.2L V10, but gets upgraded with a new single turbo, exhaust, and fuel pressure control to boost this monster to 838 horsepower and 575 pound-feet of torque. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
In the latest 007 installment, a cryptic message from an unlikely source sets James Bond navigating the layers of a sinister organisation known as SPECTRE. As M continues fighting political pressures that threaten the future of MI6, Bond draws closer to uncovering a hidden truth that threatens to destroy everything he has fought to protect. If you're wondering how they'll record Daniel Craig driving the ultra sleek Aston Martin DB10, these images should give you somewhat of an idea. Continue reading for more pictures.
Finally, the 2015 McLaren P1 GTR has officially been revealed, and it's definitely no slouch. Packing a 3.8L twin-turbocharged V8 engine, paired with an electric motor, that generates a monstrous 986 horsepower (789 from the petrol-powered engine and 197 ponies from the electric motor). To keep the weight down, the vehicle's body panels are crafted from ultra lightweight carbon fiber, including the new roof and engine cover - components that were previously glass. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.