Custom Audi R8 by WHEELSANDMORE

Custom Audi R8 by WHEELSANDMORE

Custom Cars
23 Mar 2009
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The German tuners from Wheelsandmore decided to apply their magic on the Audi R8 with a custom upgrade package. To be exact this package includes more or less elements depending on the customer’s budget. For example 1,700 Euros will be able to buy the ECU kit that gives the R8 an extra 30 HP, but if you want to turn the car into a 530 HP beast then there’s the 32,500 euros kit available. There are also various other parts to choose from…

Hummer H2 Limited Dark Chrome Edition

Hummer H2 Limited Dark Chrome Edition

New Cars
23 Mar 2009
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GM announced that they have prepared a special edition HUMMER H2 called the Limited Dark Chrome that is targeting the United Arab Emirates and the car is already available in the showrooms. Unique features in this H2 edition are the “once-in-a-life-time trim” and seats that offer improved comfort and lumber support, an optimized powertrain plus enhanced safety and Variable Valve Timing (VVT) for improved fuel consumption. The Hummer H2 Limited Dark Chrome Edition comes available in three exterior color choices and also with a list of black chrome elements meant to give it that distinctive look. The source of power will be a 6.2-litre V8 engine producing…

Audi R15 TDI wins 12 Hours of Sebring

Audi R15 TDI wins 12 Hours of Sebring

Various
22 Mar 2009
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Yesterday, after drivers Capello, Kristensen, and McNish completed an impressive 383 laps, the Audi R15 TDI achieved its first victory at the 12 Hours of Sebring and the ninth overall victory for the Audi brand. The Audi R15 TDI prooved to be the fastest, most reliable and most efficent prototype although winning the LMP 1 class race came after a tight battle against Peugeot’s set of diesel powered 908 HDi cars. In fact during the race Audi had to regain the lead from Peugeot twelve times. The final stages pictured the Audi R15 TDI wining the 12 Hours of Sebring 22.279 seconds in front of the second placed Peugeot and ending the “dress rehearsal” for the 24 Hours of Le Mans…

2010 Chevrolet Camaro videos

2010 Chevrolet Camaro videos

Videos
21 Mar 2009
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As production for the 2010 Chevrolet Camaro started, GM has released four videos that feature a number of automotive journalists test driving the car and expressing their thoughts about its power, looks and handling. Also detailing on the car are GM’s Global Vehicle Line Executive Gene Stephanyshyn and Vice President of Global Design Ed Welburn. With that being said you might understand why parts of their descriptions can sound a little too perfect, but never the less the 2010 Chevrolet Camaro does look good and we hope…

2009 Corvette GT1 Championship Edition introduced

2009 Corvette GT1 Championship Edition introduced

New Cars
21 Mar 2009
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Chevrolete’s racing division revealed a set of photos yesterday that mark the release of the new Corvette GT1 Championship Edition. This edition is available in black and yellow color schemes that include various racing inspired graphics plus chromed wheels and leather interiors. The 2009 Corvette GT1 Championship Edition also comes in three shapes, and those are the $65,310 4LT, the $71,815 Convertible 4LT and the $86,385 Z06 3LZ and each of those shapes will be produces in only 100 units for both colors…

Damon Hill sickens journalist in Mercedes SL55 AMG video

Damon Hill sickens journalist in Mercedes SL55 AMG video

Videos
20 Mar 2009
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This video features the F1 World Champion Damon Hill accompanied by a British journalist test driving a Mercedes SL55 AMG. Even though the Formula 1 driver didn’t seem to push the Merc to its extremes they still managed to take the car off the ground for a split second and them slam it back on the road. We don’t know if the journalist had to much shrimp for lunch or Damon Hill’s driving style was just not in accordance with his preferences…

2010 Mazda CX9 announced

2010 Mazda CX9 announced

Future Cars
20 Mar 2009
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The 2010 Mazda CX9 was announced today, and the company says the car will be unveiled at the New York Auto Show in April, accompanied by two more models, the new CX-7 and the 2010 MADZASPEED 3. The heavily revised 2010 Mazda CX9 is presented with what is becoming the typical “Mazda smile” exterior and as for technical details so far we know that it will include reinforced safety features along with “unique driving dynamics “. Referring to the 2010 MAZDASPEED 3 today’s release mentions a new engine option witch is a 2.5 liter MZR 4 cylinder engine coupled with a five speed automatic transmission…

BMW 5 Series GT

BMW 5 Series GT

Various
19 Mar 2009
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The BMW 5 Series GT first introduced at Geneva this year as a concept was presented in a video on BMW TV and appeared more like a production ready vehicle. Throughout the video BMW’s project leader, Hans-Jurgen Branz describes the various design elements on the new 5 Series Gran Turismo and even though the footage is in German some differences compared to the model exposed at Geneva are easily noticeable. Some of those differences include slightly redesigned mirrors and also an interior that matches BMW’s philosophy more.

Caparo T1 Race Extreme version

Caparo T1 Race Extreme version

New Cars
19 Mar 2009
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The Race Extreme, that is what Caparo named their latest T1 version revealed yesterday. Equipped with an all new aluminium V8 engine that can reach 10,500 rpm and offering a maximum of 620 hp, the ultra light 550 Kgs supercar takes just 2.8 seconds to get from 0 to 62 mph and 5.8 seconds from 0 to 100 mph. Top speed is 208 mph and there is also a whole list of technical features presented in the press kit that made us wonder what will the real tests say about the Caparo T1 Race Extreme version. The company says the new version of their Formula One inspired supercar is ready to offer the ultimate driving experience and from knowing how the Caparo T1…

Aston Martin One-77 latest video

Aston Martin One-77 latest video

Videos
19 Mar 2009
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The Aston Martin One-77 revealed this year at Geneva’s Motor Show is featured in another set of videos, and this time we receive a little more info regarding the building process and the philosophy stat stands behind it. The One-77 built in an exclusive limited production of 77 units represents everything that Aston Martin is today and as it is also mentioned in the video it goes beyond being just a supercar, representing a piece of art rooted in Aston’s 94 years of history. Of course this hand-crafted…