Back during the 1970s, a white Lotus Esprit S1 became the lead car in the 1977 James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me, which premiered at London’s Odeon Leicester Square on July 7, 1977 (7/7/77). Lotus decided to pay tribute by having its latest hypercar, the Evija, pose next to the Bond car. The Evija is powered by a 70 kWh battery pack sending power to four individual electric motors in the wheels, each rated at 493 hp, for a combined total output of 1,970 hp and 1,254 lb⋅ft of torque. Read more for a video and additional information.
Limited to just 19-units worldwide, all of which have been spoken for, the Lamborghini Sian Roadster is the automaker’s most powerful yet. Power comes from a naturally aspirated 6.5L V12 engine paired with a 48-volt electric motor for a combined output of 807 hp, enabling it to accelerate from 0-62 mph in under 2.9-seconds, while topping out at 218 mph. Read more for two videos, additional pictures and information.
Based on the Lamborghini Huracan, the ARES Design Panther ProgettoUno boasts a fully carbon fiber exterior go give it smooth flowing lines. It’s powered by a 5.2-liter naturally aspirated V-10 engine generating 641 hp and 442 lb-ft of torque, mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission sending power to an electronically controlled Haldex AWD system, good for 0-60 mph sprint in just 3.1 seconds. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
If you’ve been waiting for the 2021 Ford GT, expect an all-new graphics package with customizable colors showcasing features that help deliver all 660-horsepower during the most intense track sessions. No other details were released, but we can assume that most of what can be found on the 2020 model year to apply here, including a premium Akrapovič titanium exhaust as standard equipment for GT. Read more for a video and additional information.
German tuner Mansory normally works with European sports and luxury cars, but this time, it decided to give the Ford GT, a complete makeover. Called the “Le Mansory,” the stock headlights have been replaced for custom units, additional vents / splitters have been added all around the car, carbon fiber blades run down the doors, and last, but not least, the motorized factory wing has been swapped out for a massive fixed version. Read more for a video tour, additional pictures and information.
Photo credit: Gaspere Conticelli
For those who don’t know, Yamaha actually created a supercar that was supposed to enter production back in 1994, called the OX99-11. It was designed by Takuya Yura, and was originally supposed to be a single seater. Featuring a carbon fiber chassis and the same OX99 engine as the F1 car, thus providing the closest experience of a pure racing car to the consumer market. Read more to see a modern variant, called the OX-2020, but designer Gaspere Conticelli.
Auto enthusiasts already know that the Ferrari SF90 Stradale is the company’s first PHEV (Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle), and it’s a doozy. Boasting a mid-mounted twin-turbocharged V8 engine that generates 769 hp and 590 lb-ft of torque, paired with three electric motors, for a combined output of nearly 1,000 hp. It’s also the most powerful Ferrari road car yet with a claimed 0-60 mph acceleration time of under 2.5 seconds, and a 0-124 mph sprint taking just 6.7 seconds. Read more for two videos, additional pictures and information.
Here’s a first look at the LamborghiniSCV12, SCV12, a limited-edition, track-only supercar that comes equipped with the automaker’s most powerful V12 engine yet. There’s not much information revealed about the V12, but we do know that it’s paired with a sequential six-speed transmission that sends power to the rear axle, generating over 830 horsepower. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
Even auto enthusiasts may not know that the Donkervoort D8 GTO-JD70 even exists, but after hearing about what it’s capable of, that will most certainly change. It’s the world’s first 2G supercar, as in it can generate over 2Gs of lateral grip on street tires. Power comes from an Audi-sourced 2.5-liter turbocharged five-cylinder engine generating 415 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque, mated to a five-speed manual transmission, enabling it to hit 62mph in just 2.7-seconds. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
To celebrate a gradual return to normality in Monaco where lockdown resulted in the cancellation of the country’s annual F1 grand prix, Ferrari partnered with Claude Lelouch for a short film that tells the tale of an unusual rendezvous starring the SF90 Stradale. This stunning supercar captures the grand prix emotions, which is also features t he automaker’s first hybrid propulsion system used in a production model. Read more for the short film, additional pictures and information.