AMG A for Aufrecht, M forMelcher, G for Großaspach – altogether create AMG, a company founded 45 years ago by two guys plus the irresistible desire and passion for motorsports. The S 63 AMG coupe was first revealed at the 2014 New York Auto Show. For the first time Mercedes delivers the two-door variant of the luxury sedan with four-wheel drive and a lot of gimmicks. Exterior For weight reduction the S 63 AMG Coupé has: outer skin made entirely of Aluminum, Lithium-ion battery, light alloy wheels and … continue reading
McLaren F1 and the newer P1, Bugatti Veyron, Ferrari LaFerrari,The 918 Spyder from Porsche or Lamborghini Reventon – these are all hyper cars (that I hope you already heard about).
First of all let’s get something straight: Hypercar is a relatively new term in the automotive industry, meaning cars that have an immense amount of horsepower, that are more expensive and that go above and beyond the average “supercar”. These cars push the cutting edge of technology with stratospheric price tags and unbelievable performance figures. Often mistaken for supercars, the hyper cars are also very expensive but have something that sets them apart: supercars are designed for messing with G-Forces while hyper cars are designed for messing with G-Strings. Let the battle of the hyper cars begin.
I bring good news for all the Audi enthusiasts out there: the new Audi RS7 Dynamic Edition was officially announced! The “breaking news” was released before the New York Auto Show 2014 and it signals the availability of the German monster for the US market starting this summer. Yes, indeed, the RS7 Dynamic Edition is a monster of a car, the nec plus ultra of German engineering. And if there’s something the Germans excel at, that’s cars folks! The new version of the … continue reading
When I was a little boy, some time ago, a long time ago, Jaguar meant something. Basically, the Jaguar brand was the ultimate sports and luxury vehicle, if you don’t count Bentley and Aston Martin into play. But since then, Jaguar had a very troubled history and the company was sold to all types of dubious people, like American dudes (Ford, if I recall correctly owned Jaguar at some point) and now an Indian company, under the improbable name of Tata Motors owns … continue reading
If you have deep pockets and you’re a fan of Stanley Kubrick’s masterpiece Full Metal Jacket, this Jeep Wrangler is the car for you. Trust me, I’m a cinephile and I love cars. Jeep Wrangler is already an iconic vehicle, it saw action in World War 2 and since, in all action movies imaginable. The Starwood Motors Full Metal Jacket Jeep Wrangler is an actual beast, coming from Dallas Texas and featuring a custom made suspension kit, Kevlar panels and it’s armored, being basically … continue reading
All the Porsche and especially cabriolet aficionados should exult now, because the new 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo and Turbo S are available in convertible versions. The cloth-made top comes with a magnesium frame that will allow it to stow away in under 13 seconds and at speeds of up to 37 miles per hour. The ultimate driver’s car will be available with brand new features, that were designed to enhance your thrill-levels sky high while pushing the car to its limits(or yours). The … continue reading
Just take a look at this watch and after that, try pronouncing its name. Yes, I gave up after a few tries, but the watch still looks fabulous, in a weird-crazy scientist way at least. This is the result of a brain-storming session between Urwerk and MB&F and their love child looks like… well, I really can’t say precisely. At first, I thought that this experiment in design is a homage to an old typewriter machine, after that I remembered Predator, the movie, … continue reading
If you have so much money that you can wear a Ferrari around your wrist and don’t care too much about it, well, let me show you a beautiful time piece : say hello to Urwerk EMC, that kind of watch made for aficionados and Sheiks. The new masterpiece from Urwerk features an Electro Mechanical Control, which is basically a hybrid between a manual winding movement combined with an electronic rate monitor. This is the world’s first mechanical watch with AI, at least … continue reading