Tag Archives: Cars

29Jan/22

LEXUS ANNOUNCES LEXUS DESIGN AWARD 2022 FINALISTS

Lexus today announced the six finalists for the Lexus Design Award 2022, selected from among 1,726 entries from 57 countries/regions by a panel of design luminaries. Finalists gain the extraordinary privilege of mentorship by four international creative stars, with whom they will interact directly while developing prototypes within a budget of 3,000,000 yen (approx.$25,000 USD) each. Continue reading

22Jan/22

Unprecedented Demand Sees Hennessey Start Production Early for VelociRaptor 400 Bronco

Hennessey, the Texas-based hypercar manufacturer and high-performance vehicle creator, has brought forward production of its new VelociRaptor 400 Bronco to satisfy high customer demand. The new model is available in an eye-catching new livery with output upgraded to 411 bhp @ 4,400 rpm and 603 lb-ft torque @ 3,200 rpm. Continue reading

20Jan/22

IT’S ABOUT TIME: 50 YEARS OF ENGINEERED PASSION

2022 marks the 50th anniversary of Porsche Design, which was founded by Professor Ferdinand Alexander Porsche in 1972 following his creation of one of the most iconic design pieces in contemporary history – the Porsche 911. Rooted in its esteemed motorsport heritage, Porsche Design has transferred the principles and spirit of Porsche to many other lifestyle product categories for the past five decades. To commemorate the anniversary year, Porsche Design is paying tribute to the past, while looking ahead to the future, with modern reinterpretations of its most iconic product creations. Continue reading

20Jan/22

Audi RS Q e-tron at the Dakar Rally: Successful start into a new era in electrified racing

The most complex race car in Audi’s history to date passed its baptism of fire at the Dakar Rally with flying colors. All three Audi RS Q e-tron rally cars mastered the world’s toughest off-road rally on their debut in Saudi Arabia. In total, they covered around 24,000 desert kilometers – almost three times the 8,700 test kilometers that Audi had previously completed. Mattias Ekström/Emil Bergkvist finished ninth in Jeddah as the best Audi driver team in a demanding edition of the desert classic. With the arrival of electric mobility, Audi has ushered in a new era in off-road rallying. Continue reading

29Nov/21

Nissan unveils Ambition 2030 vision to empower mobility and beyond

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today unveiled Nissan Ambition 2030, the company’s new long-term vision for empowering mobility and beyond. Responding to critical environmental, societal and customer needs, Nissan aims to become a truly sustainable company, driving towards a cleaner, safer, and more inclusive world. With this vision, Nissan wants to deliver strategic value by empowering journeys offering confident, exciting, and more integrated experiences to customers, and through collaborations, empower society to build a smart ecosystem with integrated mobility. Continue reading

12Aug/21

California Dreaming: Battista Hits The Open Road As It Makes Dynamic Debut In The US

The world’s first pure-electric hyper GT, the Automobili Pininfarina Battista, has made its dynamic debut in production form on the roads of California. As part of a packed programme of events around Monterey Car Week, the Battista’s first road outing marks the beginning of a new chapter in the story of Automobili Pininfarina. Continue reading

31Jul/21

Hennessey Celebrates Horsepower by Summoning Special Exorcist

Hell-raising Hennessey Performance Engineering will offer 30 customers extra-special versions of its iconic Exorcist Camaro ZL1. Celebrating three decades of making fast cars faster (1991-2021), the Texas-based high-performance vehicle specialist will complete its 100-car production run of The Exorcist with this ultra-exclusive set of muscle cars. Continue reading