Ford Focus Global Touring Car

Ford Focus Global Touring Car

Motorsports
28 Feb 2011
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This is the Ford Focus Global Touring Car, the first racer based on the automaker’s new Focus, which will premiere at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show this week, and for which the first track appearance is scheduled to be at Brands Hatch in the BTCC (British Touring Car Championship).

The Ford Focus Global Touring Car was developed by Arena Motorsport with support from Ford, with the goal of creating a common race car with S2000 specifications for private teams across the world.

Subaru Boxer Sports Car Architecture

Subaru Boxer Sports Car Architecture

Various
22 Feb 2011
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Subaru has published a teaser image with what they call the ‘Boxer Sports Car Architecture’ and announced the opening of a special website dedicated for the 81st edition Geneva Motor Show.

The Boxer Sports Car Architecture is based on the technology concept featured by the automaker’s Rear-Wheel Drive Sports Car currently under developed in partnership with Toyota, and it could represent Subaru’s new platform which would have the Horizontally Opposed Subaru Boxer engine at its core.

2012 Lincoln MKT Town Car and Limousine

2012 Lincoln MKT Town Car and Limousine

New Cars
15 Feb 2011
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The 2012 Lincoln MKT Town Car Livery and Limousine models have made their appearance at the International Limousine, Charter and Tour Show (LCT) in Las Vegas yesterday, with the new chauffeur-dedicated versions featuring a higher roofline, additional leg room, redesigned seats and increased luggage space.

Besides being more comfortable, the 2012 Lincoln MKT Town Car Livery and Limousine will also offer a productive work environment for both the driver and passengers, thanks to new technologies like SYNC, hands-free navigation, standard Wi-Fi capability and a rear view camera system.

Mercedes SL65 AMG Shining Star by MR Car Design

Mercedes SL65 AMG Shining Star by MR Car Design

Custom Cars
14 Feb 2011
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This is probably one of the last upgrade programs for the previous generation Mercedes SL65 AMG, and it comes from MR Car Design who call their creation the Shining Star.

The visual upgrades result from the tuner fitting the Mercedes SL65 AMG Shining Star with a carbon fiber engine hood from Kicherer, a new rear bumper which looks like the one on the facelift AMG model, black fender lights, and massive 20 inch forged rims rom Carlsson.

2012 Mercedes CLS 63 AMG Fashion Force Patrol Car

2012 Mercedes CLS 63 AMG Fashion Force Patrol Car

Various
11 Feb 2011
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Mercedes has long been associated with the world of fashion, designing cars “that appeal to those with a strong sense of style” and as the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2011 has already kicked off, the German automaker has decided to launch a unique campaign.

They have created the 2012 Mercedes CLS 63 AMG Fashion Force Patrol Car, which at a first glimpse will get you fooled into thinking it is an actual Police car, and which will roam around the streets of New York being on the lookout for ‘style setters’.

RMR Hyundai Veloster Rally Car

RMR Hyundai Veloster Rally Car

Motorsports
09 Feb 2011
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The Rhys Millen Racing has unveiled the the RMR Hyundai Veloster rally car at the Chicago Auto Show today.

Stripped down from all the ‘unnecessary’ equipment the RMR Hyundai Veloster rally car is much lighter than the road going version, tipping the scale at 2,656 lbs, and instead of a fancy audio system and air conditioning, the 3-door coupe features an eight-point roll cage and a single sports seat from Sparco.

2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1

2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1

New Cars
09 Feb 2011
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Preliminary details and hi-res photos with the 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, the new muscle car king which debuted at the Chicago Auto Show today have just been revealed by GM.

The automaker claims the 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 is the fastest and most advanced Camaro ever built, featuring a 6.2-litre LSA V8 engine under its skin, capable of unleashing 550 HP and 550 lb-ft due to supercharging and intercooling.

Marussia Virgin Racing MVR02 2011 F1 Car

Marussia Virgin Racing MVR02 2011 F1 Car

Motorsports
09 Feb 2011
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One of the latest single seater racers unveiled this week, set to compete in the 2011 season of Formula 1 is the Marussia Virgin Racing MVR02 F1 car.

Entirely designed by using CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics), the Marussia Virgin Racing MVR02 2011 F1 car is the first to bear the MVR chassis designation and will get driven by again by Timo Glock (Germany) and Jerome d’Ambrosio (Belgium), who makes his debut in Formula 1.

Hispania F111 2011 F1 Car

Hispania F111 2011 F1 Car

Motorsports
08 Feb 2011
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Hispania Racing has unveiled their 2011 spec F1 car which is called the F111, and which was developed by the team’s own group of engineers, which close supervision from Geoff Willis and Chief Designer Paul White.

The Hispania F111 2011 F1 car will most probably be seen on track during the Bahrain test session, and some of the mechanical details that have already been confirmed include the presence of an adjustable rear wing, although the car will not be equipped with KERS.

2011 EDAG Light Car Sharing Concept

2011 EDAG Light Car Sharing Concept

Concept Cars
07 Feb 2011
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Edag’s Light Car which was seen at the Geneva Motor Show in 2009 has further evolved into the Light Car Sharing, a new concept which will be seen at the 81st edition Geneva Show in March, and which this time is addressing customer mobility ‘as and when he needs it’.

The 2011 EDAG Light Car Sharing Concept features a composite body, can accommodate 6 passengers, and is powered by an electric system composed from lithium-ion batteries located under the floor. This zero emission powertrain enables the 2011 EDAG Light Car Sharing Concept to cover around 100 Km before having toe recharge, and the maximum speed that can be reached it 100 Km.