Saturday, 29 December 2012 04:31
Showing off the new Porsche 911 Carrera 4S, the auto company recently used projection-mapping technology to give us a glimpse of the ride engaging in what they call "motionless driving." Of course the 911 is more than exciting enough sans special effects, but the four-minute video, which uses the ride as a screen for some interesting graphics, certainly makes for a viscerally stimulating experience. Check out the video, recorded at the at the company’s Porsche Center Padova, above. Enjoy.
Tuesday, 19 June 2012 11:40
In case you’ve ever wanted a glimpse behind the doors of an exclusive high-performance automaker, Mercedes-Benz AMG is here to pull back the curtain on its slick headquarters and production facilities in Affalterbach, Germany. This guided virtual tour walks you from the show floor to the private lounge, and through not only the engineering and development of the performance brand, but also through the rich cultural legacy of the brand itself.
Monday, 26 March 2012 19:50
The Spring Festival, held annually in Southern California, was the home to the unveiling of the Dodge Challenger Rallye Redline. Based on the Challenger SXT Plus, the Rallye Redline features the same 3.6-liter V6 with 305 horsepower and 268 lb-ft torque as the standard model, but it gets a host of visual, interior and handling upgrades. [See & Read More]
Tuesday, 15 November 2011 17:03
With 650 horsepower, 600-pound feet of torque and speeds capable of 200 plus miles per hour, the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 is surely going to be a monster on the road.
At the heart of the new Ford luminary is the 5.8-liter, aluminum-block V8, complete with a larger, more efficient supercharger. [See & Read More]
Sunday, 16 October 2011 11:29
The Wiesmann GT MF5 Roadster is a would-be racer with a timeless, classy design that runs on a powerful TwinScroll Twin Turbo V8 engine that boasts 555hp. The roadster has a fiberglass body shell and a unique drop-top, plus front and rear-double wishbone suspension with 19-inch rear wheels.
The GT MF 5 can go from 0 to 62 mph in a mere 3.9 seconds and has a top speed of 193mph.
Saturday, 15 October 2011 09:02
BMW’s 3 Series has long been one of the pinnacles of relatively affordable luxury in the automotive world. Given its popularity and importance within the BMW family, a redesign surely was met with some intense thought and consideration.
The newly minted 2012 3 Series’ sixth generation design features an exhaustive list of new features, all of which can be seen below in the press release. [See & Read More]
Thursday, 13 October 2011 15:24
Disney is trying to bridge the physical and virtual gaming worlds with a new range of toys called Appmates, which can interact directly with apps on Apple's iPad tablet.
The new toy line allows kids to use the tablet's screen as a virtual play mat. The boys are the first to get the new toys as AppMATes is launching with Pixar's Cars. The lineup includes the from the Cars 2 movie. [Read More]
Thursday, 13 October 2011 13:59
Kia Motors unveiled its first four-door sports sedan with rear-wheel drive in Frankfurt. The concept, called simply, GT. Check it out!
Monday, 10 October 2011 14:11
Lexus may like to swagger about the new 2013 GS sedan's available 12.3-inch touchscreen, but when it comes to ultimate bragging rights, Tesla is king with the Model S' truly gigantic 17-inch multi-touch display.
The screen has roughly the same size as two Apple iPads placed one on top of the other. It comes with a Linux-based OS and it provides a slew of features ranging from a web browser and Google Maps navigation systems to controls for the sunroof and the air conditioning.
Thursday, 06 October 2011 18:23
Despite what you might think, it's actually quite difficult to snag pictures or videos during filming of a big blockbuster like the next Batman flick called the Dark Knight Rises, as studios hire people simply to obstruct the view of anyone trying to capture the moment on camera.
Nevertheless, VW Vortex member VadGTi overcame these problems and was able to take a few good shots of Bruce Wayne's new rich-boy toy, the Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4, which replaces the Murcielago seen in the previous installments of the Dark Knight franchise. [See More]