The first purported pictures of the 2014 A3 Cabriolet have surfaced online ahead of its official debut on September 8th. Looking instantly recognizable, the model has a familiar design that closely echoes the A3 Sedan. While the photos depict an S-Line variant, we can see the convertible will have LED-infused headlights, metallic trim and a stylish trunk with an integrated [...]
Audi has unveiled the revised Sport quattro concept ahead of the car’s public debut programmed for next week at Frankfurt Motor Show. The Audi Sport quattro was introduced in 1984 and was brought back to life towards the end of 2010 by a concept which was rumored to enter production but never did. Now, the Ingolstadt-based automaker [...]
This 1970 Alfa Romeo 1300 Junior Zagato is offered in an attractive light yellow that we have never seen on this body style before. The 6-spoke alloys are nicely matched and we like the selling dealer for their not-crazy prices and their use of the adjective “mellowed.” Find it here on eBay in the UK. Special thanks [...]
New spy photos reveal the best details yet of the styling for the redesigned 2015 Ford Mustang. Caught during testing at a racetrack, these Mustang prototypes were stripped of almost all the heavy camouflage engineers have so far diligently kept in place in order to gain maximum data about the cooling potential and aerodynamic nuances of [...]
Designed by Alessio Minchella, the Tributo is based on the Maserati GranTurismo and features a bespoke exterior that was “created to meet the classic and refined taste” of the same people who brought you the Ghibli, Bora and Kashmin. Starting up front, the Tributo has a controversial fascia with new headlights and a redesigned bumper. Moving further back [...]
A facelift for 2014 for the Audi A8 is due to be revealed later this week, ahead of which Audi is teasing the changes with design sketches. It’s getting on for four years since the current Audi A8 was revealed, although only three since it arrived in showrooms. Now it’s time for a facelift.
When we showed up at Pebble Beach this morning (really, really early this morning), we had a pretty good idea of classics and concepts that we wanted to cover. To be completely honest, the Laraki Motors Epitome Concept car wasn’t on our cheat sheet. We hadn’t heard of the wildly scooped and scalloped show car, and, until [...]
Galpin Auto Sports has unveiled their new GTR1 prototype at Pebble Beach. Described as “a vision of what the Ford GT may have looked and performed like today,” the GTR1 is based on the aforementioned model and features a handcrafted aluminum body that was created by Gaffoglio Family Metalcrafters of Fountain Valley, California. While the [...]
The open-topped version of Spyker’s Venator – the Spyker B6 Venator Spyder Concept – has been revealed at Pebble Beach with production plans for 2014. You have to admire Victor Muller’s tenacity, and you have to admire the way he’s sketched the B6 Venator out on the back of a [cigarette] packet and got the car world salivating [...]
Hot damn! There were quite a few who doubted Cadillac’s ability to follow up its Ciel Concept from last year’s Pebble Beach Concours, and yet look at this! This is the new Cadillac Elmiraj Concept the automaker just unveiled at this year’s show.
This photo, courtesy of Autospotters, is allegedly a 2015 Ford Mustang test mule with 2013 Mustang skin that shows what everyone’s expecting from the next generation ‘Stang: An Independent Rear Suspension. We just received these images from a source close to Autospotters who says they’re of a vehicle being worked on by a company that’s been closely involved with Ford and [...]
The 2014 BMW M5 has hit the web a little early thanks to an employee who accidentally uploaded the car’s configurator ahead of schedule. Looking instantly recognizable, the updated model has a new grille with larger vertical slats that echo those on the M6. There doesn’t appear to be any other major changes but the headlights could receive some [...]
The camouflaged Ford F-150 SVT Raptor prototype captured above blazing its way across the desert during a test run left company engineers giggling in amazement, reveals Jamal Hameedi in a new Autoweek video. Ford’s global performance vehicle chief engineer, accompanied by senior exterior designer Bruce Williams, sat down with the publication to discuss the concept and development of the [...]
Designer Christophe Jourd’hui created a BMW MZ8 render as a tribute to the 8-Series and Z8 models. The BMW 8-Series was manufactured between the years 1989 and 1999, while the Z8 was on sale from 1999 until 2003. Christophe Jourd’hui merged the designs of these two cars but in a more futuristic approach to create the MZ8.
What It Is: Audi’s upcoming, race-bred hypercar, based directly on the R18 e-tron Quattro Le Mans racer that took victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans last year. Audi intends to use the new car, known internally as Scorpion, as a rolling showcase of the technologies the brand has developed throughout its racing endeavors. A design has [...]
Ever since the Maybach debuted, the Mercedes S-Class has slightly lacked in top-of-the-line prestige at Daimler-Benz. Judging by these interior shots of the new 2014 W222 S-Class, it looks like that’s finally changed. Now it’s more like the hi-tech interior of a private jet, just as it should be.
Callaway has released a few renderings of a design study for a shooting brake version of the C7 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. The company says it wants to create a long-roof version of America’s sports car to offer buyers more interior room and a vehicle with “unique style.” The company says it will use structural carbon fiber for [...]